Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Migration
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 51 45
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 -13
Contract jobs citing Migration 154 94 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.42% 4.18% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% 4.81% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 74 68
Leeds median daily rate £450 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.39% -8.82%
10th Percentile £338 £259 £175
90th Percentile £650 £561 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Leeds median hourly rate £10.89 £11.72 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.08% -9.85% +5.26%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.72 £11.72
90th Percentile £12.39 £11.72 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.79 £14.61 £23.75
% change year-on-year -19.34% -38.48% +55.74%

Migration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,124 1,955 2,231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.54% 87.00% 88.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,469 1,385 1,482
Leeds median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £313 £268 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +2.47% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 33 40
Leeds median hourly rate £17.25 £25.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.00% +88.68% -11.67%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.98 £10.47
90th Percentile £26.35 £40.00 £30.83
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.34% -4.92%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Migration in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Migration.

1 39 (25.32%) Data Migration
2 32 (20.78%) Microsoft
3 31 (20.13%) Windows
4 25 (16.23%) SQL
5 21 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 21 (13.64%) Project Management
5 21 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (11.69%) Finance
6 18 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (11.04%) Active Directory
7 17 (11.04%) Linux
8 16 (10.39%) Security Cleared
9 15 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (9.74%) Data Analysis
10 14 (9.09%) VMware
10 14 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
10 14 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 14 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (8.44%) Data Centre
11 13 (8.44%) Data Quality
12 12 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (7.79%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (7.14%) MS Exchange
13 11 (7.14%) DevOps
13 11 (7.14%) Office 365
14 10 (6.49%) Data Architecture
14 10 (6.49%) Cisco
14 10 (6.49%) SQL Server

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.90%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.30%) CICS
4 2 (1.30%) Confluence
4 2 (1.30%) nginx
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.14%) Office 365
4 6 (3.90%) SaaS
5 4 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.60%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.30%) IaaS
7 2 (1.30%) PaaS
7 2 (1.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.49%) Firewall
2 7 (4.55%) Skype
3 3 (1.95%) HTTP
4 2 (1.30%) Broadband
4 2 (1.30%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.65%) NAS
5 1 (0.65%) S/MIME
5 1 (0.65%) SAN
5 1 (0.65%) SMS
5 1 (0.65%) SSL
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.49%) SQL Server
1 10 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (5.84%) MS Access
3 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.90%) MySQL
6 5 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.30%) DB2
9 2 (1.30%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.30%) SSDT
10 1 (0.65%) Informix
10 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) JIRA
2 2 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.30%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.30%) SonarQube
2 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (11.69%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Games
3 5 (3.25%) Legal
4 3 (1.95%) Marketing
4 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (20.78%) Architect
2 21 (13.64%) Analyst
3 20 (12.99%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 10 (6.49%) Consultant
5 10 (6.49%) Developer
6 9 (5.84%) Business Analyst
6 9 (5.84%) Coordinator
7 7 (4.55%) Data Analyst
8 6 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.90%) Lead Architect
8 6 (3.90%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (3.90%) SQL Data Analyst
8 6 (3.90%) Test Coordinator
9 5 (3.25%) Data Manager
9 5 (3.25%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.25%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.25%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.25%) SQL Developer
10 4 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.60%) HTML
1 4 (2.60%) Web Services
2 3 (1.95%) .NET
2 3 (1.95%) CSS
2 3 (1.95%) Node.js
3 2 (1.30%) CSS3
3 2 (1.30%) HTML5
3 2 (1.30%) REST
4 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.65%) Doctrine
4 1 (0.65%) Dropwizard
4 1 (0.65%) JAX-RS
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) ODBC
4 1 (0.65%) Play Framework
4 1 (0.65%) React
4 1 (0.65%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.65%) SAML
4 1 (0.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.44%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.19%) Freedom of Information
4 6 (3.90%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.25%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.95%) Clustering
6 3 (1.95%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.95%) NHS
6 3 (1.95%) User Experience
7 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.30%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) CMDB
8 1 (0.65%) e-Health
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) LIMS
8 1 (0.65%) PACS
8 1 (0.65%) RIA
8 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.13%) Windows
2 17 (11.04%) Linux
3 14 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 8 (5.19%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.90%) Unix
5 6 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.30%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.30%) zOS
8 1 (0.65%) Android
8 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.65%) SUSE
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.32%) Data Migration
2 21 (13.64%) Project Management
3 15 (9.74%) Data Analysis
4 14 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (7.79%) Data Cleansing
6 11 (7.14%) DevOps
6 11 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (6.49%) Data Architecture
7 10 (6.49%) TOGAF
8 8 (5.19%) Data Protection
8 8 (5.19%) Information Governance
8 8 (5.19%) Quality Management
8 8 (5.19%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (4.55%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.90%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.23%) SQL
2 9 (5.84%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.19%) Bash Shell
3 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.90%) Perl
4 6 (3.90%) Python
5 5 (3.25%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.30%) COBOL
7 2 (1.30%) Java
7 2 (1.30%) JCL
8 1 (0.65%) C#
8 1 (0.65%) ES6
8 1 (0.65%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.65%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) Scala
8 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.55%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.25%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.25%) PMP
4 2 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.30%) MCP
4 2 (1.30%) MCSE
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.65%) CCNA
5 1 (0.65%) CCSP
5 1 (0.65%) CISSP
5 1 (0.65%) MCSA
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.44%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.84%) GDPR
3 3 (1.95%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) HL7
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) PMO
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (11.04%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.95%) Docker
4 3 (1.95%) XenApp
5 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Ansible
1 5 (3.25%) Puppet
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.60%) Terraform
3 3 (1.95%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.30%) SCCM
5 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.65%) Salt
5 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.09%) VMware
3 10 (6.49%) Cisco
4 5 (3.25%) Oracle
4 5 (3.25%) Splunk
5 4 (2.60%) Brocade
5 4 (2.60%) Citrix
6 3 (1.95%) F5
6 3 (1.95%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.30%) IBM
7 2 (1.30%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (1.30%) IronPort
7 2 (1.30%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.30%) McAfee
7 2 (1.30%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.30%) SAP
7 2 (1.30%) Tableau
7 2 (1.30%) Zoho
8 1 (0.65%) Cognos
8 1 (0.65%) Dell