Period
to 22 July 2018

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 6 months to 22 July 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 26 12
Rank change year-on-year -14 -14 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 163 167 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.07% 5.92% 8.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 7.26% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 105 182
Manchester median daily rate £380 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.48% +11.67%
10th Percentile £263 £310 £289
90th Percentile £575 £525 £536
North West median daily rate £380 £400 £418
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.19% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Manchester median hourly rate £28.50 £16.18 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.14% - -
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £39.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -59.33% +92.59% -59.09%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,729 2,299 3,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.96% 81.52% 82.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,773 1,410 1,853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £250
90th Percentile £575 £545 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 64 53
Manchester median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £15.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.58% +21.48% +0.90%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £11.23
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.75 £44.30
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £36.74 £27.00
% change year-on-year -31.95% +36.06% +0.63%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Manchester

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Manchester

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +9 16 £375 +7.14%
Bolton +10 6 £375 +15.38% 1
Rochdale - 1 - -
Migration
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Migration.

1 37 (22.70%) Data Migration
2 32 (19.63%) Microsoft
3 28 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.56%) Windows
5 25 (15.34%) Finance
6 22 (13.50%) Data Centre
7 19 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (11.04%) SQL
8 18 (11.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (8.59%) Active Directory
11 13 (7.98%) Oracle
11 13 (7.98%) TDD
12 12 (7.36%) SQL Server
12 12 (7.36%) ETL
12 12 (7.36%) Windows Server
13 11 (6.75%) Jenkins
13 11 (6.75%) Project Management
13 11 (6.75%) VMware
14 10 (6.13%) Change Management
14 10 (6.13%) JavaScript
14 10 (6.13%) HTML
14 10 (6.13%) CSS
14 10 (6.13%) Office 365
14 10 (6.13%) DevOps
14 10 (6.13%) User Experience
14 10 (6.13%) Windows 10
14 10 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (5.52%) HTML5
15 9 (5.52%) CSS3

Migration
Co-occurring 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 9 (5.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.45%) Confluence
2 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.45%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.45%) WildFly
3 3 (1.84%) IBM Domino
3 3 (1.84%) IIS
3 3 (1.84%) nginx
3 3 (1.84%) SAS
3 3 (1.84%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.23%) Apache
4 2 (1.23%) CICS
4 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.61%) Magento
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.13%) Office 365
3 5 (3.07%) IaaS
3 5 (3.07%) PaaS
4 3 (1.84%) BrowserStack
4 3 (1.84%) GitHub
4 3 (1.84%) SaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) LAN
2 7 (4.29%) SAN
2 7 (4.29%) WAN
3 4 (2.45%) DNS
3 4 (2.45%) Firewall
3 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.84%) HTTP
4 3 (1.84%) Internet
4 3 (1.84%) NAS
4 3 (1.84%) Skype
5 2 (1.23%) DHCP
5 2 (1.23%) DMZ
5 2 (1.23%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.23%) IPsec
5 2 (1.23%) SMS
5 2 (1.23%) SSL
5 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.61%) VLAN
6 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.45%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.84%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.23%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.23%) HBase
6 2 (1.23%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.61%) DTS
7 1 (0.61%) OLAP
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.52%) Grunt
2 9 (5.52%) Jasmine
2 9 (5.52%) Karma Test Runner
2 9 (5.52%) webpack
3 5 (3.07%) JIRA
4 4 (2.45%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.84%) Gatling
5 3 (1.84%) JMeter
5 3 (1.84%) LSMW
5 3 (1.84%) Selenium
5 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.23%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.23%) CA Release Automation
6 2 (1.23%) ERwin
6 2 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.61%) Psake
7 1 (0.61%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (15.34%) Finance
2 8 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.68%) Retail
4 3 (1.84%) Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Law
4 3 (1.84%) Legal
5 2 (1.23%) French Language
5 2 (1.23%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (13.50%) Architect
2 20 (12.27%) Project Manager
3 18 (11.04%) Analyst
3 18 (11.04%) Developer
4 15 (9.20%) Consultant
5 12 (7.36%) Migration Manager
6 10 (6.13%) Administrator
6 10 (6.13%) Data Analyst
7 9 (5.52%) Data Migration Analyst
7 9 (5.52%) Migration Analyst
8 8 (4.91%) Migration Project Manager
8 8 (4.91%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.29%) Desktop Support
9 7 (4.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (3.68%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Data Migration Manager
10 6 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.07%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.07%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.13%) CSS
1 10 (6.13%) HTML
2 9 (5.52%) AngularJS
2 9 (5.52%) CSS3
2 9 (5.52%) HTML5
2 9 (5.52%) Sass
3 4 (2.45%) J2EE
4 3 (1.84%) .NET
4 3 (1.84%) JSON
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.84%) REST
5 2 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.23%) Middleware
5 2 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.61%) MDX
6 1 (0.61%) Web Services
6 1 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.50%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.13%) User Experience
3 9 (5.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.07%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.84%) Social Media
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.23%) VSAM
8 1 (0.61%) CCTV
8 1 (0.61%) Clustering
8 1 (0.61%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.61%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.61%) EPoS
8 1 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.56%) Windows
2 12 (7.36%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.13%) Windows 10
4 8 (4.91%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.29%) Unix
5 7 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.07%) Linux
8 3 (1.84%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.23%) AIX
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.70%) Data Migration
2 28 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (7.98%) TDD
6 12 (7.36%) ETL
7 11 (6.75%) Project Management
8 10 (6.13%) Change Management
8 10 (6.13%) DevOps
9 9 (5.52%) Data Management
9 9 (5.52%) Front End Development
9 9 (5.52%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (4.91%) Configuration Management
10 8 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.29%) Scrum
12 6 (3.68%) Asset Management
12 6 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.68%) ITIL
12 6 (3.68%) Microservices
12 6 (3.68%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.04%) SQL
2 10 (6.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.52%) TypeScript
4 5 (3.07%) Java
4 5 (3.07%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.07%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.84%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.84%) Python
5 3 (1.84%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.23%) C#
6 2 (1.23%) COBOL
6 2 (1.23%) JCL
6 2 (1.23%) Ruby
6 2 (1.23%) VB
7 1 (0.61%) C
7 1 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.61%) Groovy
7 1 (0.61%) Perl
7 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) CCIE
3 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.61%) CCNA
4 1 (0.61%) CCNP
4 1 (0.61%) Degree
4 1 (0.61%) MBA
4 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) GDPR
2 4 (2.45%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.45%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.84%) Docker
5 2 (1.23%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.23%) XenApp
6 1 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.61%) SRDF
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) SCCM
2 6 (3.68%) Terraform
3 4 (2.45%) Puppet
4 2 (1.23%) Ansible
4 2 (1.23%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.23%) Kibana
4 2 (1.23%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.23%) logstash
4 2 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.61%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.61%) SCOM
5 1 (0.61%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.61%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.98%) Oracle
3 11 (6.75%) VMware
4 9 (5.52%) SAP
5 8 (4.91%) Cisco
6 7 (4.29%) Citrix
7 6 (3.68%) HP
8 5 (3.07%) Lotus
9 4 (2.45%) CA
9 4 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.84%) Brocade
10 3 (1.84%) Capita
10 3 (1.84%) Dell
10 3 (1.84%) EMC
10 3 (1.84%) F5
10 3 (1.84%) IronPort
10 3 (1.84%) Symantec
11 2 (1.23%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.23%) Polycom
11 2 (1.23%) Tableau