Period
to 17 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 17 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 23 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 661 647 609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.09% 6.57% 7.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.72% 7.95% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 411 421
Midlands median daily rate £423 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +3.90% +8.45%
10th Percentile £235 £263 £231
90th Percentile £588 £538 £636
England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 25
Midlands median hourly rate £13.43 £18.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.39% +45.75% -38.25%
10th Percentile £12.81 £11.72 £10.60
90th Percentile £17.50 £38.75 £16.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.38 £15.25
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.49% -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 6799 8136 6744
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.22% 82.61% 79.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4331 4961 3987
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 204 257
Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 £16.30 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.35% -12.01% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.57 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £39.85 £42.35
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +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 17 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 17 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 17 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 +12 406 £400 - 16
East Midlands -2 234 £450 +13.56% 7
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 215 (32.53%) Data Migration
2 153 (23.15%) Windows
3 140 (21.18%) Microsoft
4 133 (20.12%) Finance
5 96 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 95 (14.37%) Office 365
7 86 (13.01%) Active Directory
7 86 (13.01%) SQL
8 85 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
9 84 (12.71%) Oracle
10 78 (11.80%) SAP
11 74 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 74 (11.20%) Windows 10
12 68 (10.29%) Data Centre
13 60 (9.08%) Project Management
13 60 (9.08%) ETL
14 59 (8.93%) Security Cleared
15 55 (8.32%) Microsoft Office
16 51 (7.72%) SQL Server
16 51 (7.72%) ERP
17 50 (7.56%) Windows 7
18 49 (7.41%) SC Cleared
18 49 (7.41%) VMware
19 47 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
20 46 (6.96%) SharePoint
21 41 (6.20%) PowerShell
22 39 (5.90%) ITIL
22 39 (5.90%) Retail
23 37 (5.60%) Data Quality
24 36 (5.45%) Data Modelling

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 46 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.72%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.51%) ArcGIS
5 10 (1.51%) CMS
5 10 (1.51%) SAS
5 10 (1.51%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.21%) DNN
7 7 (1.06%) Confluence
7 7 (1.06%) IIS
8 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.61%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.45%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.30%) Mule
Applications
1 55 (8.32%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (1.82%) SAP CO
1 12 (1.82%) SAP FI
1 12 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (1.51%) SAP MM
4 8 (1.21%) Maximo
4 8 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.21%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.76%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.61%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
6 4 (0.61%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Payroll
7 3 (0.45%) SAP WM
7 3 (0.45%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 96 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (14.37%) Office 365
3 26 (3.93%) SaaS
4 24 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (3.18%) IaaS
6 18 (2.72%) PaaS
7 9 (1.36%) 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 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.15%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.63%) DNS
1 24 (3.63%) TCP/IP
2 18 (2.72%) LDAP
3 15 (2.27%) Firewall
4 12 (1.82%) IPsec
4 12 (1.82%) Kerberos
5 11 (1.66%) SAN
5 11 (1.66%) Skype
6 10 (1.51%) Internet
7 8 (1.21%) LAN
8 7 (1.06%) SMS
8 7 (1.06%) 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 (0.45%) BIG-IP
12 3 (0.45%) Intranet
12 3 (0.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.82%) OLAP
5 12 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
6 11 (1.66%) Pentaho
7 10 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (1.06%) Power BI
9 7 (1.06%) 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
12 4 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.61%) QlikView
12 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (3.03%) MSI
2 15 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.27%) LSMW
3 12 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.82%) Subversion
3 12 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.51%) JIRA
4 10 (1.51%) Maven
4 10 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.76%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.61%) ERwin
8 3 (0.45%) JMeter
8 3 (0.45%) Selenium
8 3 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.30%) Gatling
9 2 (0.30%) PeopleTools
9 2 (0.30%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.30%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.15%) JUnit
General
1 133 (20.12%) Finance
2 39 (5.90%) Retail
3 32 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 18 (2.72%) Banking
5 11 (1.66%) Aerospace
6 9 (1.36%) Marketing
7 8 (1.21%) Automotive
7 8 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.06%) Legal
8 7 (1.06%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.61%) Electronics
11 3 (0.45%) Billing
11 3 (0.45%) General Ledger
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 99 (14.98%) Analyst
2 91 (13.77%) Consultant
3 83 (12.56%) Architect
4 60 (9.08%) Project Manager
5 48 (7.26%) Developer
6 38 (5.75%) Business Analyst
7 36 (5.45%) Data Analyst
8 29 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (4.24%) DBA
9 28 (4.24%) Migration Analyst
10 27 (4.08%) Migration Manager
11 22 (3.33%) Data Migration Analyst
11 22 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
12 21 (3.18%) Technical Architect
13 19 (2.87%) Oracle DBA
14 18 (2.72%) Administrator
14 18 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (2.42%) Data Migration Manager
15 16 (2.42%) Infrastructure Manager
15 16 (2.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.99%) .NET
2 20 (3.03%) WSH
3 19 (2.87%) Middleware
4 18 (2.72%) HTML
5 16 (2.42%) CSS
6 12 (1.82%) CSS3
6 12 (1.82%) HTML5
6 12 (1.82%) jQuery
6 12 (1.82%) Web Services
7 10 (1.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (1.36%) Backbone.js
8 9 (1.36%) Ember.js
8 9 (1.36%) XML
9 6 (0.91%) RESTful
9 6 (0.91%) SOAP
10 4 (0.61%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.45%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (0.45%) REST
12 2 (0.30%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.29%) Data Centre
2 32 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.57%) Data Structures
3 17 (2.57%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.42%) User Experience
5 13 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.97%) PKI
6 10 (1.51%) NHS
7 5 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (0.76%) Taxonomies
8 4 (0.61%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.61%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (0.61%) Replication
8 4 (0.61%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.45%) CMDB
9 3 (0.45%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.45%) FMCG
9 3 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (23.15%) Windows
2 74 (11.20%) Windows 10
3 50 (7.56%) Windows 7
4 35 (5.30%) Windows Server
5 34 (5.14%) Linux
6 22 (3.33%) Unix
7 18 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.97%) Windows 8
10 10 (1.51%) Android
11 9 (1.36%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.36%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.76%) Solaris
14 4 (0.61%) VMS
15 1 (0.15%) AIX
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.15%) SUSE
15 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (32.53%) Data Migration
2 85 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (9.08%) ETL
4 60 (9.08%) Project Management
5 51 (7.72%) ERP
6 47 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (5.90%) ITIL
8 36 (5.45%) Data Modelling
9 33 (4.99%) DevOps
9 33 (4.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 30 (4.54%) Data Analysis
10 30 (4.54%) PRINCE2
11 28 (4.24%) CRM
11 28 (4.24%) Logistics
12 27 (4.08%) Data Management
13 25 (3.78%) Business Analysis
13 25 (3.78%) Change Management
13 25 (3.78%) Data Mapping
14 24 (3.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (13.01%) SQL
2 41 (6.20%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.33%) VBScript
4 20 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 19 (2.87%) Java
6 18 (2.72%) C#
7 16 (2.42%) ABAP
7 16 (2.42%) Python
7 16 (2.42%) T-SQL
8 14 (2.12%) Perl
9 13 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.91%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.76%) Ruby
12 4 (0.61%) PHP
12 4 (0.61%) VB
13 2 (0.30%) C
13 2 (0.30%) Go
13 2 (0.30%) PeopleCode
13 2 (0.30%) SQR
13 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 49 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 32 (4.84%) Degree
4 15 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.66%) MCSE
6 10 (1.51%) ISEB
6 10 (1.51%) PMP
7 8 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.06%) CCNA
8 7 (1.06%) 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 (0.45%) IIBA
11 3 (0.45%) MCSA
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.30%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.60%) Data Quality
2 29 (4.39%) QA
3 11 (1.66%) GDPR
4 7 (1.06%) PMO
5 6 (0.91%) HIPAA
5 6 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.76%) SLA
7 4 (0.61%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.15%) GCP
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (13.01%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (1.66%) Docker
7 7 (1.06%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.61%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.45%) vSphere
11 2 (0.30%) XenApp
12 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.15%) Firmware
12 1 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 34 (5.14%) SCCM
2 20 (3.03%) WMI
3 16 (2.42%) Data Guard
3 16 (2.42%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (1.66%) Puppet
5 10 (1.51%) Oracle EDQ
6 8 (1.21%) 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%) Netcool
9 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.61%) vCenter Server
9 4 (0.61%) WSUS
10 3 (0.45%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.45%) logstash
10 3 (0.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 140 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 84 (12.71%) Oracle
3 78 (11.80%) SAP
4 49 (7.41%) VMware
5 20 (3.03%) Cisco
6 15 (2.27%) Cognos
7 10 (1.51%) Citrix
7 10 (1.51%) Google
8 8 (1.21%) HP
8 8 (1.21%) IBM
8 8 (1.21%) Infor
8 8 (1.21%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (1.21%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.91%) Capita
9 6 (0.91%) Informatica
9 6 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.91%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.91%) Sun
9 6 (0.91%) Symantec
10 5 (0.76%) McAfee