Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 14 August 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 28 9
Rank change year-on-year +11 -19 +1
Contract jobs citing Migration 33 38 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 7.43% 5.95% 14.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 7.04% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 59
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £128 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £475 £508
North West median daily rate £390 £405 £410
% change year-on-year -3.70% -1.22% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - £13.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% -82.58%
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £13.86 £20.50
% change year-on-year +14.43% -32.39% -58.59%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 375 540 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.46% 84.51% 83.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 337 310
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £540 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £15.09 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.12% -19.73% -63.61%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.55 £10.70
90th Percentile £19.63 £16.18 £26.85
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year -33.86% +32.08% -3.64%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Merseyside

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Merseyside

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Merseyside over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Merseyside

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Merseyside

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Liverpool +8 31 £400 +8.47% 1
Southport - 1 £550 -
Birkenhead - 1 - -
Migration
North West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Migration.

1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) JDeveloper
3 8 (24.24%) Unix
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) AIX
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (18.18%) Office 365
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (18.18%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle BPEL
5 6 (18.18%) BPEL
5 6 (18.18%) Ant
5 6 (18.18%) SOA
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
6 5 (15.15%) Finance
7 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (9.09%) Power BI
8 3 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (18.18%) Oracle BPEL
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
3 2 (6.06%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Broadband
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Skype
2 1 (3.03%) VDSL2
2 1 (3.03%) VLAN
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.09%) Power BI
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.03%) OLAP
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
6 1 (3.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JDeveloper
2 6 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (6.06%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Migration Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) SOA Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Lotus Notes Support
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) DBA
5 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Juniper Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Migration Manager
6 1 (3.03%) NetBackup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Unix
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) AIX
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) BPEL
1 6 (18.18%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
1 6 (18.18%) SOA
2 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) B2B
3 3 (9.09%) B2C
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Analytics
4 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.06%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (6.06%) Decision-Making
4 2 (6.06%) ETL
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.06%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GDPR
1 1 (3.03%) PMO
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Lotus
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
3 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.06%) Wyse
4 1 (3.03%) BT
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) Draytek
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Siebel
4 1 (3.03%) Tableau
4 1 (3.03%) Talend
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas