Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 24 44 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.54% 7.17% 9.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 8.89% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 38
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.34% +2.81% -4.83%
10th Percentile £130 £225 £200
90th Percentile £483 £635 £500
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - £11.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.38% -13.33%
North West median hourly rate £18.68 £21.05 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.24% +20.26% +8.29%

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 378 495 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 87.30% 80.62% 81.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 308 307
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £256 £234 £213
90th Percentile £550 £588 £525
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 8
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £35.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.92% -62.96% +155.24%
10th Percentile £11.19 £11.00 £13.70
90th Percentile £18.87 £33.85 £72.25
North West median hourly rate £23.17 £27.50 £30.15
% change year-on-year -15.74% -8.79% +48.19%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -6 21 £413 +0.73%
Migration
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 8 (33.33%) LDAP
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.83%) Banking
5 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (16.67%) Finance
5 4 (16.67%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) Kerberos
5 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) HPUX
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) User Experience
5 4 (16.67%) WebCenter
5 4 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (12.50%) Content Development
6 3 (12.50%) SCCM
6 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) Retail
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.33%) Facilities Management
7 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements

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 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.17%) DMZ
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Power BI
2 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (20.83%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Rollout Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) HPUX Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) WebCenter Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Web Content Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) LDAP
2 4 (16.67%) J2EE
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (4.17%) MDX
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Content Development
2 2 (8.33%) Facilities Management
2 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
3 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.17%) ERP
3 1 (4.17%) ETL
3 1 (4.17%) ETL Development
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Logistics
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
3 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
3 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Server Building
3 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (4.17%) Korn
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.17%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) HP
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Compaq
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Ivanti
3 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.17%) VMware