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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
Rank 48 54 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Contract jobs citing Migration 41 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.98% 3.05% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 3.59% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 18
Median daily rate £400 £414 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +6.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +12.90% -17.33%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 877 1198 1008
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.06% 85.02% 87.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 851 675
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.93 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Migration.

1 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 25 (24.75%) Data Centre
3 19 (18.81%) Windows
4 18 (17.82%) Data Migration
5 15 (14.85%) Finance
6 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
7 13 (12.87%) SQL
7 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (12.87%) VMware
8 11 (10.89%) Project Management
8 11 (10.89%) Brocade
8 11 (10.89%) F5
9 10 (9.90%) SharePoint
9 10 (9.90%) ETL
9 10 (9.90%) Cisco
10 9 (8.91%) HTML
10 9 (8.91%) MS Office
10 9 (8.91%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (8.91%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (8.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (7.92%) NX-OS
11 8 (7.92%) FCoE
11 8 (7.92%) NetScaler
11 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
12 7 (6.93%) Load Balancing
12 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.93%) CheckPoint
12 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
12 7 (6.93%) .NET

Migration
Top Related 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 10 (9.90%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (4.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.98%) CMS
4 2 (1.98%) Confluence
4 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.98%) nginx
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.99%) Site Server
5 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.91%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.99%) Maximo
1 1 (0.99%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (0.99%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.95%) Office 365
3 2 (1.98%) SaaS
3 2 (1.98%) Slack
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.99%) GitHub
4 1 (0.99%) IaaS
4 1 (0.99%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (8.91%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (8.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (7.92%) FCoE
2 8 (7.92%) NetScaler
2 8 (7.92%) NX-OS
3 4 (3.96%) SAN
4 3 (2.97%) Firewall
4 3 (2.97%) HTTP
4 3 (2.97%) MPLS
4 3 (2.97%) WAN
5 2 (1.98%) BGP
5 2 (1.98%) DNS
5 2 (1.98%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.98%) LAN
5 2 (1.98%) LDAP
5 2 (1.98%) SMTP
5 2 (1.98%) SNMP
5 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.97%) DB2
4 3 (2.97%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.97%) OLTP
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.98%) Big Data
5 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.99%) Power BI
6 1 (0.99%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.98%) JIRA
2 2 (1.98%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.99%) Hudson
3 1 (0.99%) JUnit
3 1 (0.99%) NUnit
3 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 15 (14.85%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Advertising
2 6 (5.94%) Banking
2 6 (5.94%) Games
2 6 (5.94%) Publishing
3 4 (3.96%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Law
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
5 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (13.86%) Project Manager
2 13 (12.87%) Analyst
3 9 (8.91%) Consultant
4 7 (6.93%) Administrator
4 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (6.93%) Programme Manager
5 6 (5.94%) Developer
5 6 (5.94%) SharePoint Consultant
6 5 (4.95%) DBA
6 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Architect
7 4 (3.96%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) Designer
7 4 (3.96%) Network Designer
7 4 (3.96%) Storage Specialist
7 4 (3.96%) Support Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) DB2 Administrator
8 3 (2.97%) Hadoop Administrator
8 3 (2.97%) Mac Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) HTML
2 7 (6.93%) .NET
3 3 (2.97%) XML
4 2 (1.98%) CSS
4 2 (1.98%) Node.js
4 2 (1.98%) Web Services
5 1 (0.99%) Apache CXF
5 1 (0.99%) MDX
5 1 (0.99%) REST
5 1 (0.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.97%) HACMP
3 3 (2.97%) Replication
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) Clustering
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) CMDB
5 1 (0.99%) DataPower
5 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Windows
2 7 (6.93%) Linux
3 6 (5.94%) Unix
3 6 (5.94%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.97%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.97%) SUSE
6 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) CentOS
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.82%) Data Migration
2 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (10.89%) Project Management
4 10 (9.90%) ETL
5 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.93%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.93%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.94%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.94%) Information Architecture
6 6 (5.94%) Workflow
7 5 (4.95%) Application Discovery
7 5 (4.95%) Business Analysis
7 5 (4.95%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.95%) DevOps
7 5 (4.95%) High Availability
7 5 (4.95%) Network Design
7 5 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.95%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) SQL
2 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.94%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.95%) C
5 4 (3.96%) Java
5 4 (3.96%) Python
5 4 (3.96%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.97%) AWK
7 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.98%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (0.99%) C#
8 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) Degree
3 3 (2.97%) MCSE
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.98%) CCNP
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.99%) PhD
5 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Docker
2 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.98%) vSphere
3 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.97%) Puppet
1 3 (2.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.98%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.98%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.98%) Rancher
2 2 (1.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.99%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.99%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.99%) OPNET
3 1 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.87%) VMware
3 11 (10.89%) Brocade
3 11 (10.89%) F5
4 10 (9.90%) Cisco
5 7 (6.93%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.96%) Splunk
7 3 (2.97%) Apple
7 3 (2.97%) BMC
7 3 (2.97%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.97%) EMC
7 3 (2.97%) HP
7 3 (2.97%) NetApp
7 3 (2.97%) Oracle
7 3 (2.97%) SAP
8 2 (1.98%) CA
8 2 (1.98%) Progress
8 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.99%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.99%) Imperva