The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 28 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.

Migration
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 17 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Migration 7 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.88% 6.13% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.93% 7.74% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £500 £313 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -31.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 101 168 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 84.87% 79.25% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 83 50
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in the Midlands

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Migration.

1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) SLA
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Trainer
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Trainer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Kronos
4 1 (7.14%) VMware