Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 23 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 657 659 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.99% 6.74% 6.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.63% 8.16% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 416 407
Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +5.52%
10th Percentile £235 £265 £240
90th Percentile £588 £538 £618
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 25
Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £18.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.00% +45.75% -38.25%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.72 £10.60
90th Percentile £42.50 £38.75 £16.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -2.78% +18.03% -12.86%

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 6824 8073 6631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 82.99% 82.62% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4344 4930 3923
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 213 260
Midlands median hourly rate £20.89 £17.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.90% -8.21% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £42.67
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +12 405 £400 - 27
East Midlands -2 231 £450 +12.50% 15
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 213 (32.42%) Data Migration
2 151 (22.98%) Windows
3 140 (21.31%) Microsoft
4 134 (20.40%) Finance
5 101 (15.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 94 (14.31%) Office 365
7 86 (13.09%) Active Directory
8 85 (12.94%) Oracle
9 84 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
10 83 (12.63%) SQL
11 76 (11.57%) SAP
12 75 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 72 (10.96%) Windows 10
14 66 (10.05%) Data Centre
15 62 (9.44%) Project Management
16 61 (9.28%) ETL
17 57 (8.68%) SQL Server
17 57 (8.68%) Security Cleared
18 55 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
19 51 (7.76%) ERP
20 49 (7.46%) Windows 7
21 48 (7.31%) VMware
22 47 (7.15%) SC Cleared
23 45 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
24 44 (6.70%) Retail
25 43 (6.54%) SharePoint
26 40 (6.09%) PowerShell
27 38 (5.78%) ITIL
28 35 (5.33%) Linux
28 35 (5.33%) Windows Server

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 43 (6.54%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (1.52%) ArcGIS
4 10 (1.52%) CMS
4 10 (1.52%) SAS
4 10 (1.52%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.22%) DNN
6 7 (1.07%) Confluence
6 7 (1.07%) IIS
7 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.46%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.30%) Mule
Applications
1 55 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (1.67%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.67%) SAP FI
3 11 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (1.52%) SAP MM
5 9 (1.37%) Maximo
6 8 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.76%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.61%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
9 3 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.46%) Oracle Payroll
9 3 (0.46%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.46%) SAP WM
9 3 (0.46%) Teamcenter
9 3 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 101 (15.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (14.31%) Office 365
3 26 (3.96%) SaaS
4 24 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (3.20%) IaaS
6 18 (2.74%) PaaS
7 9 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (0.91%) G Suite
9 5 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.61%) IBM SmartCloud
10 4 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.15%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.65%) DNS
1 24 (3.65%) TCP/IP
2 18 (2.74%) LDAP
3 14 (2.13%) Firewall
4 12 (1.83%) IPsec
4 12 (1.83%) Kerberos
4 12 (1.83%) SAN
5 11 (1.67%) Skype
6 10 (1.52%) Internet
7 8 (1.22%) LAN
8 7 (1.07%) SMS
8 7 (1.07%) WAN
9 6 (0.91%) DHCP
10 5 (0.76%) HTTP
11 4 (0.61%) VoIP
11 4 (0.61%) VPN
11 4 (0.61%) WLAN
12 3 (0.46%) BIG-IP
12 3 (0.46%) Intranet
12 3 (0.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.68%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.04%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.83%) OLAP
5 12 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (1.83%) Oracle OLAP
6 11 (1.67%) Pentaho
7 10 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (1.22%) Power BI
9 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.91%) Big Data
11 5 (0.76%) MySQL
11 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (3.04%) MSI
2 16 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.28%) LSMW
4 13 (1.98%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.98%) Subversion
5 12 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.67%) Maven
6 11 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (1.52%) JIRA
8 6 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.76%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.61%) ERwin
11 3 (0.46%) JMeter
11 3 (0.46%) Selenium
11 3 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.30%) Gatling
12 2 (0.30%) PeopleTools
12 2 (0.30%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.30%) TortoiseSVN
13 1 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
General
1 134 (20.40%) Finance
2 44 (6.70%) Retail
3 32 (4.87%) Manufacturing
4 18 (2.74%) Banking
5 11 (1.67%) Aerospace
6 9 (1.37%) Marketing
7 8 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.07%) Automotive
8 7 (1.07%) Legal
8 7 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.61%) Electronics
11 3 (0.46%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.30%) Billing
12 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (14.31%) Analyst
2 89 (13.55%) Consultant
3 83 (12.63%) Architect
4 61 (9.28%) Project Manager
5 48 (7.31%) Developer
6 37 (5.63%) Business Analyst
7 33 (5.02%) Data Analyst
8 30 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (4.26%) DBA
10 27 (4.11%) Migration Manager
11 26 (3.96%) Migration Analyst
12 21 (3.20%) SAP Consultant
12 21 (3.20%) Technical Architect
13 20 (3.04%) Data Migration Analyst
13 20 (3.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (2.89%) Administrator
14 19 (2.89%) Oracle DBA
15 16 (2.44%) Data Architect
15 16 (2.44%) Data Migration Manager
15 16 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.87%) .NET
2 20 (3.04%) Middleware
2 20 (3.04%) WSH
3 17 (2.59%) HTML
4 15 (2.28%) CSS
5 12 (1.83%) CSS3
5 12 (1.83%) HTML5
5 12 (1.83%) jQuery
5 12 (1.83%) Web Services
6 10 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (1.37%) Backbone.js
7 9 (1.37%) Ember.js
8 8 (1.22%) XML
9 6 (0.91%) RESTful
9 6 (0.91%) SOAP
10 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.46%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.46%) REST
11 2 (0.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.05%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.59%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.44%) User Experience
5 14 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 13 (1.98%) PKI
7 12 (1.83%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.52%) NHS
9 5 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.61%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.61%) FMCG
10 4 (0.61%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (0.61%) Replication
10 4 (0.61%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.61%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.46%) Clustering
11 3 (0.46%) CMDB
11 3 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 151 (22.98%) Windows
2 72 (10.96%) Windows 10
3 49 (7.46%) Windows 7
4 35 (5.33%) Linux
4 35 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.35%) Unix
6 17 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.98%) Windows 8
9 10 (1.52%) Android
10 9 (1.37%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.76%) Solaris
13 4 (0.61%) VMS
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) HPUX
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (32.42%) Data Migration
2 84 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (9.44%) Project Management
5 61 (9.28%) ETL
6 51 (7.76%) ERP
7 45 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (5.78%) ITIL
9 35 (5.33%) DevOps
10 34 (5.18%) Data Modelling
11 33 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (4.57%) CRM
12 30 (4.57%) PRINCE2
13 27 (4.11%) Data Management
13 27 (4.11%) Logistics
14 26 (3.96%) Change Management
14 26 (3.96%) Data Analysis
15 24 (3.65%) Business Analysis
15 24 (3.65%) Incident Management
16 23 (3.50%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 83 (12.63%) SQL
2 40 (6.09%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.35%) VBScript
4 19 (2.89%) Java
4 19 (2.89%) JavaScript
5 17 (2.59%) C#
5 17 (2.59%) Python
6 16 (2.44%) ABAP
6 16 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 15 (2.28%) Perl
8 13 (1.98%) Shell Script
9 6 (0.91%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.76%) Ruby
11 4 (0.61%) PHP
12 3 (0.46%) VB
13 2 (0.30%) Go
13 2 (0.30%) PeopleCode
13 2 (0.30%) SQR
13 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.15%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 57 (8.68%) Security Cleared
2 47 (7.15%) SC Cleared
3 31 (4.72%) Degree
4 14 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.67%) MCSE
6 10 (1.52%) ISEB
6 10 (1.52%) PMP
7 8 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.07%) CCNA
8 7 (1.07%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.76%) CCNP
9 5 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.61%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.46%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.46%) IIBA
11 3 (0.46%) MCSA
12 2 (0.30%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.18%) Data Quality
2 29 (4.41%) QA
3 11 (1.67%) GDPR
4 6 (0.91%) HIPAA
4 6 (0.91%) PMO
4 6 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.91%) SLA
5 4 (0.61%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (13.09%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (3.20%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.83%) Docker
6 11 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (1.22%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.61%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.46%) vSphere
12 2 (0.30%) XenApp
13 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.15%) Firmware
13 1 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (5.02%) SCCM
2 20 (3.04%) WMI
3 16 (2.44%) Data Guard
3 16 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (1.83%) Puppet
5 10 (1.52%) Oracle EDQ
6 8 (1.22%) Ansible
7 6 (0.91%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 5 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.76%) Netcool
9 4 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.61%) WSUS
10 3 (0.46%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.46%) logstash
10 3 (0.46%) Mesos
10 3 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 140 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 85 (12.94%) Oracle
3 76 (11.57%) SAP
4 48 (7.31%) VMware
5 20 (3.04%) Cisco
6 14 (2.13%) Cognos
7 10 (1.52%) Citrix
8 9 (1.37%) Google
9 8 (1.22%) HP
9 8 (1.22%) Infor
9 8 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
9 8 (1.22%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.07%) IBM
11 6 (0.91%) Capita
11 6 (0.91%) Informatica
11 6 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.91%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.91%) Sun
11 6 (0.91%) Symantec
12 5 (0.76%) McAfee