The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
North West / Manchester
Rank 21 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1  
Contract jobs citing Migration 80 150 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.15% 8.45% 8.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 10.08% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 88 53
Median daily rate £400 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.04% +8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +166.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -16.21%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1054 1488 1252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.01% 83.83% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 893 679
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +128.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Manchester

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Manchester

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Manchester

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £375 - 1
Bolton -7 3 £339 +12.83% 1
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Migration.

1 66 (29.86%) Data Migration
2 42 (19.00%) Data Centre
3 41 (18.55%) SQL
4 35 (15.84%) Finance
5 32 (14.48%) Microsoft
6 30 (13.57%) Windows
7 29 (13.12%) SQL Server
8 27 (12.22%) CRM
9 25 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (10.86%) .NET
11 23 (10.41%) SAP
12 22 (9.95%) Dynamics CRM
13 18 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (7.69%) Active Directory
14 17 (7.69%) Oracle
14 17 (7.69%) Change Management
14 17 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (6.79%) Project Management
15 15 (6.79%) AIX
15 15 (6.79%) ETL
15 15 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (6.33%) C#
17 13 (5.88%) C++
17 13 (5.88%) Java
17 13 (5.88%) Office 365
17 13 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (5.43%) Degree
18 12 (5.43%) JavaScript

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.62%) GeoServer
2 8 (3.62%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.26%) CMS
3 5 (2.26%) SAS
4 4 (1.81%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.36%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.45%) nginx
6 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (9.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (5.43%) SAP PP
3 10 (4.52%) SAP PP-PI
4 8 (3.62%) SAP MII
5 4 (1.81%) SAP MDG
5 4 (1.81%) SAP Retail
6 3 (1.36%) ResourceLink
6 3 (1.36%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.90%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.90%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.45%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (5.88%) Office 365
2 5 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (1.81%) PaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.90%) CloudFront
4 2 (0.90%) SaaS
4 2 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.90%) Yammer
5 1 (0.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.45%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Route 53
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.43%) Firewall
1 12 (5.43%) WAN
2 10 (4.52%) DNS
2 10 (4.52%) LAN
3 7 (3.17%) DHCP
3 7 (3.17%) Unified Communications
4 6 (2.71%) SAN
4 6 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.81%) Skype
5 4 (1.81%) VLAN
5 4 (1.81%) VoIP
6 3 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.36%) MPLS
7 2 (0.90%) Internet
7 2 (0.90%) IPsec
7 2 (0.90%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.90%) Network Security
7 2 (0.90%) NGN
7 2 (0.90%) OSPF
7 2 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.62%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.81%) MySQL
9 3 (1.36%) DTS
10 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.45%) Big Data
11 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (4.07%) JIRA
1 9 (4.07%) Maven
2 8 (3.62%) Cucumber
2 8 (3.62%) Gradle
2 8 (3.62%) JBehave
3 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.90%) Subversion
5 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (15.84%) Finance
2 11 (4.98%) Retail
3 10 (4.52%) Banking
3 10 (4.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.81%) Publishing
6 3 (1.36%) Legal
7 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (17.65%) Developer
2 36 (16.29%) Analyst
3 33 (14.93%) Architect
4 25 (11.31%) Project Manager
5 23 (10.41%) Business Analyst
6 16 (7.24%) Consultant
7 15 (6.79%) CRM Developer
7 15 (6.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 11 (4.98%) DBA
8 11 (4.98%) SAP Analyst
8 11 (4.98%) SAP Business Analyst
9 10 (4.52%) Migration Architect
9 10 (4.52%) SQL DBA
10 9 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) Administrator
11 8 (3.62%) Data Architect
11 8 (3.62%) Microsoft Developer
11 8 (3.62%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.86%) .NET
2 10 (4.52%) AngularJS
3 8 (3.62%) Leaflet
3 8 (3.62%) OpenLayers
3 8 (3.62%) PostGIS
3 8 (3.62%) SAP XI
4 7 (3.17%) HTML
5 5 (2.26%) Middleware
6 4 (1.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.81%) CSS
7 3 (1.36%) jQuery
8 2 (0.90%) Aurelia
8 2 (0.90%) Backbone.js
8 2 (0.90%) Durandal
8 2 (0.90%) EJS
8 2 (0.90%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.90%) LESS
8 2 (0.90%) Pug
8 2 (0.90%) React
8 2 (0.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.98%) Clustering
3 9 (4.07%) HACMP
4 7 (3.17%) Replication
5 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.71%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.81%) FMCG
6 4 (1.81%) User Experience
7 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.36%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.36%) IVR
7 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.90%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.90%) Handset
8 2 (0.90%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.90%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.45%) Blog
9 1 (0.45%) Life Science
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.45%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.57%) Windows
2 15 (6.79%) AIX
3 14 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.98%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.62%) Linux
7 5 (2.26%) OS/2
8 4 (1.81%) Unix
8 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.36%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.45%) Android
11 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.45%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (29.86%) Data Migration
2 27 (12.22%) CRM
3 25 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (7.69%) Change Management
4 17 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (6.79%) ETL
5 15 (6.79%) Project Management
6 12 (5.43%) TDD
7 11 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (4.98%) Scrum
8 10 (4.52%) Defect Management
8 10 (4.52%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.07%) BDD
9 9 (4.07%) ITIL
10 8 (3.62%) Analytics
10 8 (3.62%) Business Process Improvement
10 8 (3.62%) Open Source
10 8 (3.62%) Process Improvement
10 8 (3.62%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (3.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (18.55%) SQL
2 14 (6.33%) C#
3 13 (5.88%) C++
3 13 (5.88%) Java
4 12 (5.43%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.98%) Python
6 6 (2.71%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.36%) PHP
8 3 (1.36%) Ruby
9 2 (0.90%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.45%) R
10 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (5.43%) Degree
2 6 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.81%) DBS Check
3 4 (1.81%) ISEB
4 3 (1.36%) CCDP
4 3 (1.36%) CCIE
5 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.90%) PMP
5 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ACCA
6 1 (0.45%) APMP
6 1 (0.45%) CCDA
6 1 (0.45%) CIMA
6 1 (0.45%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.81%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.52%) PowerHA
3 9 (4.07%) GPFS
4 8 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.90%) XenApp
6 1 (0.45%) Docker
6 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.45%) NFS
6 1 (0.45%) RACF
6 1 (0.45%) Varnish
6 1 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.90%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.90%) Puppet
2 2 (0.90%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.45%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.45%) OpenView
3 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.45%) SCOM
3 1 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.41%) SAP
3 17 (7.69%) Oracle
4 10 (4.52%) VMware
5 8 (3.62%) ESRI
5 8 (3.62%) IBM
6 5 (2.26%) Cisco
6 5 (2.26%) HP
7 4 (1.81%) arcserve
7 4 (1.81%) Lotus
7 4 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.36%) Avaya
8 3 (1.36%) Citrix
8 3 (1.36%) F5
9 2 (0.90%) Civica
9 2 (0.90%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.90%) Nortel
9 2 (0.90%) Verint
9 2 (0.90%) Veritas
9 2 (0.90%) Wyse
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