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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 21 20
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1  
Contract jobs citing Migration 11 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 10.89% 4.23% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.96% 5.52% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £490 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -31.70% +20.58%  

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 92 145 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 91.09% 76.72% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 97 56
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £578 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 23 June 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 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (18.75%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) SLA
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Office 365
4 2 (12.50%) Kafka
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (12.50%) Go
4 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (12.50%) logstash
4 2 (12.50%) Kibana
4 2 (12.50%) Mesos
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification

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 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (6.25%) Maximo
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SMTP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Kronos Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (12.50%) Kafka
1 2 (12.50%) Node.js
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Native
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) ETL
2 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Document Management
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (12.50%) Go
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Grafana
1 2 (12.50%) Kibana
1 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 2 (12.50%) logstash
1 2 (12.50%) Mesos
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (6.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Capita
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Kronos
4 1 (6.25%) SAP