The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 22 June 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.

Migration
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing Migration 21 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 13.55% 5.48% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.91% 6.35% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 6
Median daily rate £500 £500 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £269 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -31.70% +20.58%  

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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 151 126 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 97.42% 86.30% 90.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 90 103
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £606 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.43% +26.95%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Luton

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Luton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Luton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Migration.

1 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
4 7 (23.33%) Skype
5 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 5 (16.67%) XenApp
6 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Use Case
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco
6 5 (16.67%) Citrix
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (16.67%) Avaya
6 5 (16.67%) MCSE
6 5 (16.67%) MCSA
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) CMMI
7 4 (13.33%) Change Management
7 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (13.33%) Finance
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Skype
2 4 (13.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.67%) BGP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.67%) OSPF
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Change Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Migration Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) RIA
2 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Use Case
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) CMMI
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Data Transformation
6 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (13.33%) High Availability
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) MCSA
1 5 (16.67%) MCSE
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCA
2 2 (6.67%) CCIE
2 2 (6.67%) CCIE Security
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (6.67%) HP APS
2 2 (6.67%) VCAP
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) XenApp
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.00%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) Avaya
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Meru Networks
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Trustwave
3 2 (6.67%) Virgin Media
4 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam