Period
to 18 June 2018

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 6 months to 18 June 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 13 21
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 618 635 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.84% 8.43% 7.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.41% 10.16% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 387 375
Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +7.84% -0.33%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £542 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 22 14
Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £13.86 £15.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.43% -9.14% -20.01%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.79 £13.00
90th Percentile £49.75 £23.66 £33.28
England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.39% -14.38% +11.11%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,570 6,249 7,526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.32% 82.93% 82.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,019 3,875 4,432
Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £243
90th Percentile £575 £538 £560
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 219 174
Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +8.57% -18.60%
10th Percentile £10.51 £10.59 £10.97
90th Percentile £44.95 £51.70 £39.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in the Midlands

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
West Midlands -9 388 £425 +6.25% 51
East Midlands -2 210 £400 -5.88% 26
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Migration.

1 161 (26.05%) Data Migration
2 141 (22.82%) Microsoft
3 129 (20.87%) Windows
4 116 (18.77%) Office 365
5 99 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (15.37%) SQL
7 94 (15.21%) Active Directory
8 92 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 90 (14.56%) Finance
10 75 (12.14%) Data Centre
11 65 (10.52%) SQL Server
12 62 (10.03%) Security Cleared
13 59 (9.55%) Oracle
14 58 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
14 58 (9.39%) Windows 10
15 57 (9.22%) Project Management
16 53 (8.58%) SharePoint
17 51 (8.25%) Microsoft Office
18 50 (8.09%) SAP
19 49 (7.93%) SC Cleared
20 45 (7.28%) MS Exchange
21 43 (6.96%) ITIL
21 43 (6.96%) DevOps
22 41 (6.63%) Windows Server
22 41 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
22 41 (6.63%) Google
23 40 (6.47%) Windows 7
24 35 (5.66%) PowerShell
25 34 (5.50%) VMware
25 34 (5.50%) Retail

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:

Application Platforms
1 53 (8.58%) SharePoint
2 45 (7.28%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.59%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.94%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.78%) IIS
7 8 (1.29%) Confluence
7 8 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.65%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.65%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.49%) Apache
10 3 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.49%) CMS
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 51 (8.25%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.65%) SPSS
5 3 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.65%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.49%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 3 (0.49%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.32%) BASE24
6 2 (0.32%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.32%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.16%) iTrent
7 1 (0.16%) Maximo
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.16%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.16%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 116 (18.77%) Office 365
2 92 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (3.56%) OneDrive
5 21 (3.40%) SaaS
6 17 (2.75%) G Suite
6 17 (2.75%) IaaS
7 16 (2.59%) PaaS
8 15 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (1.62%) SuccessFactors
11 9 (1.46%) Yammer
12 5 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.81%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.81%) Boomi
13 4 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.65%) Route 53
14 3 (0.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.91%) Skype
2 15 (2.43%) SMS
3 13 (2.10%) WAN
4 11 (1.78%) Firewall
5 10 (1.62%) VPN
6 9 (1.46%) LAN
7 8 (1.29%) DNS
8 7 (1.13%) NAS
8 7 (1.13%) SAN
8 7 (1.13%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.97%) Internet
10 5 (0.81%) IPsec
10 5 (0.81%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.65%) VoIP
12 3 (0.49%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (0.49%) HTTP
12 3 (0.49%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.49%) Wireless
13 2 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (10.52%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.72%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.10%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.29%) MySQL
8 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.29%) Power BI
8 8 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (3.72%) Jenkins
2 18 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.91%) JIRA
3 14 (2.27%) Subversion
3 14 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (1.29%) Selenium
6 5 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.81%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.65%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.65%) JUnit
8 3 (0.49%) AdminStudio
8 3 (0.49%) MSI
9 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.16%) Maven
9 1 (0.16%) MSTest
9 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 90 (14.56%) Finance
2 34 (5.50%) Retail
3 28 (4.53%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.59%) Banking
5 11 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.13%) Automotive
6 7 (1.13%) Legal
7 6 (0.97%) Marketing
8 5 (0.81%) Publishing
9 4 (0.65%) Electronics
9 4 (0.65%) Law
9 4 (0.65%) Local Government
10 2 (0.32%) Billing
10 2 (0.32%) French Language
10 2 (0.32%) Games
10 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (14.24%) Architect
2 82 (13.27%) Analyst
3 76 (12.30%) Project Manager
4 58 (9.39%) Consultant
5 51 (8.25%) Developer
6 39 (6.31%) Business Analyst
7 34 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 22 (3.56%) Migration Analyst
10 21 (3.40%) AWS DevOps
10 21 (3.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 21 (3.40%) AWS Engineer
10 21 (3.40%) Cloud Architect
10 21 (3.40%) Migration Manager
11 20 (3.24%) Migration Engineer
12 18 (2.91%) Desktop Support
12 18 (2.91%) Migration Project Manager
13 16 (2.59%) Support Engineer
14 15 (2.43%) Java Developer
15 14 (2.27%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.07%) .NET
2 17 (2.75%) HTML
3 16 (2.59%) CSS
4 15 (2.43%) Hibernate
4 15 (2.43%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (2.43%) Spring
5 14 (2.27%) Apache Camel
6 13 (2.10%) Spring Boot
7 10 (1.62%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (1.62%) Web Services
8 8 (1.29%) XML
9 6 (0.97%) Middleware
10 5 (0.81%) EDI
10 5 (0.81%) JSON
11 4 (0.65%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.65%) SAP Basis
12 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.49%) LDAP
12 3 (0.49%) WCF
13 2 (0.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 75 (12.14%) Data Centre
2 32 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.10%) Data Structures
4 11 (1.78%) Private Cloud
5 10 (1.62%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.29%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.29%) Credit Risk
6 8 (1.29%) PKI
6 8 (1.29%) Smart Meter
7 7 (1.13%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.13%) User Experience
8 6 (0.97%) Fat Client
8 6 (0.97%) Thin Client
9 5 (0.81%) FMCG
9 5 (0.81%) NHS
10 4 (0.65%) Clustering
10 4 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.65%) IVR
10 4 (0.65%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 129 (20.87%) Windows
2 58 (9.39%) Windows 10
3 41 (6.63%) Windows Server
4 40 (6.47%) Windows 7
5 33 (5.34%) Windows XP
6 32 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (4.21%) Linux
8 24 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (3.72%) Unix
9 23 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (3.24%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.94%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.65%) AIX
14 2 (0.32%) Android
14 2 (0.32%) CentOS
14 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.32%) Solaris
15 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (26.05%) Data Migration
2 99 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (9.22%) Project Management
4 43 (6.96%) DevOps
4 43 (6.96%) ITIL
5 41 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (5.18%) CRM
7 31 (5.02%) ETL
8 28 (4.53%) PRINCE2
9 26 (4.21%) Data Management
10 25 (4.05%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (3.88%) Scrum
12 23 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (3.72%) TOGAF
13 22 (3.56%) ERP
14 21 (3.40%) Data Cleansing
14 21 (3.40%) Waterfall
15 20 (3.24%) TDD
16 19 (3.07%) Business Analysis
16 19 (3.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (15.37%) SQL
2 35 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 30 (4.85%) Java
4 21 (3.40%) JavaScript
5 18 (2.91%) PL/SQL
6 17 (2.75%) Python
7 16 (2.59%) C#
8 14 (2.27%) Java 8
9 10 (1.62%) T-SQL
10 9 (1.46%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.13%) ANSI SQL
11 7 (1.13%) Perl
11 7 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.13%) VBScript
12 5 (0.81%) C++
13 3 (0.49%) PHP
14 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.16%) ABAP
15 1 (0.16%) R
15 1 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (10.03%) Security Cleared
2 49 (7.93%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.27%) Degree
4 14 (2.27%) TOGAF Certification
5 12 (1.94%) AWS Certification
6 11 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.29%) CCNA
9 7 (1.13%) CISSP
9 7 (1.13%) MCSE
10 6 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.81%) CCNP
11 5 (0.81%) MCP
11 5 (0.81%) PMP
12 4 (0.65%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.49%) ISEB
13 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.32%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.43%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.10%) GDPR
3 9 (1.46%) SLA
4 8 (1.29%) QA
5 7 (1.13%) PMO
6 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) GCP
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 94 (15.21%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.43%) Docker
2 15 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.78%) XenDesktop
6 10 (1.62%) XenApp
7 8 (1.29%) vSphere
8 6 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.16%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (5.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 26 (4.21%) SCCM
3 21 (3.40%) Terraform
4 20 (3.24%) Puppet
5 15 (2.43%) Ansible
5 15 (2.43%) Kubernetes
6 14 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.78%) WSUS
8 4 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.32%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.32%) Packer
11 1 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.16%) EMC VPLEX
11 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.16%) SCOM
11 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 141 (22.82%) Microsoft
2 59 (9.55%) Oracle
3 50 (8.09%) SAP
4 41 (6.63%) Google
5 34 (5.50%) VMware
6 28 (4.53%) Citrix
7 25 (4.05%) Cisco
8 23 (3.72%) IBM
9 10 (1.62%) HP
9 10 (1.62%) Postini
10 9 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.29%) Meraki
12 7 (1.13%) Apple
13 6 (0.97%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.97%) Cognos
14 4 (0.65%) Adobe
14 4 (0.65%) Genesys
14 4 (0.65%) Lotus
14 4 (0.65%) Mercator
14 4 (0.65%) Red Hat