The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 21 17 20
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Migration 53 72 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.17% 9.72% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.53% 11.32% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 34
Median daily rate £424 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £308 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.45% -  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 621 636 678
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.03% 85.83% 79.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 352 350
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Milton Keynes

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Milton Keynes

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Milton Keynes

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Migration.

1 33 (37.08%) Windows
2 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
3 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
4 18 (20.22%) SAP
5 16 (17.98%) Oracle
6 15 (16.85%) Data Migration
6 15 (16.85%) SC Cleared
7 14 (15.73%) Data Centre
8 13 (14.61%) VMware
8 13 (14.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (12.36%) Middleware
9 11 (12.36%) SCCM
9 11 (12.36%) Windows 10
10 10 (11.24%) MSI
10 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.11%) IBM
11 9 (10.11%) Linux
11 9 (10.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (10.11%) Office 365
11 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
12 8 (8.99%) AIX
12 8 (8.99%) ITIL
13 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
13 7 (7.87%) Unix
13 7 (7.87%) Finance
13 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (7.87%) Windows 7
14 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.49%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.12%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.12%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) SAN
2 3 (3.37%) VoIP
2 3 (3.37%) VPN
2 3 (3.37%) WAN
2 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.25%) ADSL
3 2 (2.25%) DMZ
3 2 (2.25%) LAN
3 2 (2.25%) MPLS
3 2 (2.25%) NAS
3 2 (2.25%) WLAN
4 1 (1.12%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.12%) HTTP
4 1 (1.12%) Intranet
4 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.49%) DB2
3 3 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.12%) Big Data
5 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.12%) MS Access
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MSI
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) LSMW
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.87%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Retail
3 5 (5.62%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Architect
2 11 (12.36%) Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.87%) Technical Architect
5 6 (6.74%) Migration Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Applications Architect
6 5 (5.62%) Applications Packager
6 5 (5.62%) Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Middleware Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Data Migration Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) DBA
8 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.37%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) Middleware
2 2 (2.25%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (2.25%) J2EE
2 2 (2.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.12%) CSS
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) JMS
3 1 (1.12%) jQuery
3 1 (1.12%) Kafka
3 1 (1.12%) REST
3 1 (1.12%) Spring
3 1 (1.12%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.12%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (1.12%) XML
3 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.49%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) Clustering
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) BYOD
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.12%) LPAR
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.08%) Windows
2 11 (12.36%) Windows 10
3 9 (10.11%) Linux
4 8 (8.99%) AIX
5 7 (7.87%) Unix
5 7 (7.87%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Vista
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.12%) Android
9 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.12%) HPUX
9 1 (1.12%) Solaris
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.85%) Data Migration
2 9 (10.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (8.99%) ITIL
4 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.74%) Application Packaging
5 6 (6.74%) Project Management
6 5 (5.62%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.49%) Application Discovery
7 4 (4.49%) Change Management
7 4 (4.49%) Information Security
7 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.37%) B2B
8 3 (3.37%) Change Control
8 3 (3.37%) Personalization
8 3 (3.37%) Service Design
8 3 (3.37%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (2.25%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.25%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (2.25%) Data Mapping
9 2 (2.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.37%) JCL
1 3 (3.37%) SQL
2 2 (2.25%) Java
2 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.12%) C
3 1 (1.12%) C#
3 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.12%) Python
3 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.12%) MCSE
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (6.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.49%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (12.36%) SCCM
2 6 (6.74%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.12%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.12%) Mesos
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) SAP
2 16 (17.98%) Oracle
3 13 (14.61%) VMware
4 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.11%) IBM
6 6 (6.74%) Citrix
7 4 (4.49%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.25%) Altiris
8 2 (2.25%) HP
8 2 (2.25%) Informatica
9 1 (1.12%) Brocade
9 1 (1.12%) Cisco
9 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.12%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.12%) Lumension
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