Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 22 9
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 37 46 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 7.91% 7.01% 13.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.94% 8.27% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 64
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £130 £225 £228
90th Percentile £475 £475 £500
North West median daily rate £380 £410 £425
% change year-on-year -7.32% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £12.75 -
North West median hourly rate £16.36 £21.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year -22.56% +1.81% -58.08%

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 414 556 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 88.46% 84.76% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 352 335
Merseyside median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £250 £214
90th Percentile £576 £588 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 7
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.89% -66.25% +17.36%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £16.88
90th Percentile £18.75 £21.40 £83.00
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £36.74 £32.50
% change year-on-year -36.85% +13.04% +44.44%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +14 35 £400 -1.23% 3
Southport +5 1 £550 +76.00%
Birkenhead - 1 - -
Migration
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
5 7 (18.92%) Unix
6 6 (16.22%) LDAP
6 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 6 (16.22%) JDeveloper
6 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.22%) Windows 10
7 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (13.51%) WebCenter
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
7 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.51%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
7 5 (13.51%) Ant
7 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
7 5 (13.51%) Java
7 5 (13.51%) J2EE
7 5 (13.51%) AIX
7 5 (13.51%) SCCM
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (13.51%) BPEL
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle BPEL
8 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
8 4 (10.81%) Banking

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 5 (13.51%) Oracle BPEL
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Broadband
3 1 (2.70%) DMZ
3 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.70%) NAS
3 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) Skype
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) VDSL2
3 1 (2.70%) VLAN
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.41%) Power BI
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) JDeveloper
2 5 (13.51%) Ant
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.81%) Banking
1 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Rollout Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) WebCenter Developer
3 4 (10.81%) IT Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Migration Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Web Content Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 3 (8.11%) SOA Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) DBA
5 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) LDAP
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) J2EE
2 5 (13.51%) WebCenter
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Unix
3 6 (16.22%) Windows 10
3 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.51%) AIX
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.41%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) BPEL
1 5 (13.51%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (13.51%) SOA
2 4 (10.81%) Content Development
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) B2B
3 3 (8.11%) B2C
3 3 (8.11%) Facilities Management
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Security Hardening
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) ETL
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) VB
2 2 (5.41%) VBScript
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Korn
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
1 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.70%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.70%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Wyse
4 1 (2.70%) BT
4 1 (2.70%) CA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Compaq
4 1 (2.70%) Dell
4 1 (2.70%) Draytek
4 1 (2.70%) EMC
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) Talend
4 1 (2.70%) VMware