Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 March 2019 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 > North East
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 22 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 92 95 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.30% 7.79% 8.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.34% 8.85% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 64 124
North East median daily rate £445 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.92% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £263
90th Percentile £578 £643 £434
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 23
North East median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -42.22% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £15.45
90th Percentile £15.79 £15.58 £41.60
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.26% -9.17% +2.86%

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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,253 1,074 1,688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 85.82% 88.03% 87.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 751 1,155
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £283 £255 £263
90th Percentile £556 £575 £528
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 56
North East median hourly rate £15.93 £18.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -19.57% +22.67%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.06 £11.05
90th Percentile £46.10 £47.30 £42.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% - +11.11%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the North East

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in the North East

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the North East over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in the North East

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in the North East

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear +9 74 £473 +30.34% 14
Durham -23 11 £344 +5.77% 2
Northumberland - 1 £283 -
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for Migration.

1 33 (35.87%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (26.09%) Private Cloud
3 22 (23.91%) Microservices
4 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (21.74%) iPaaS
6 19 (20.65%) Data Migration
7 17 (18.48%) SQL
8 15 (16.30%) ETL
9 14 (15.22%) DevOps
10 13 (14.13%) Windows
10 13 (14.13%) Linux
11 12 (13.04%) Office 365
11 12 (13.04%) Kubernetes
11 12 (13.04%) Public Cloud
12 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
12 11 (11.96%) Ansible
12 11 (11.96%) Puppet
12 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (11.96%) MySQL
12 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
12 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
13 9 (9.78%) Python
13 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (9.78%) Bash Shell
13 9 (9.78%) Docker
13 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
13 9 (9.78%) Terraform
14 8 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (8.70%) Perl
14 8 (8.70%) Data Warehouse

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.09%) IIS
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.09%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.09%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (1.09%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 33 (35.87%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (21.74%) iPaaS
3 12 (13.04%) Office 365
4 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (5.43%) Serverless
6 4 (4.35%) IaaS
6 4 (4.35%) OpenShift
6 4 (4.35%) PaaS
7 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.17%) Azure Functions
8 2 (2.17%) Boomi
8 2 (2.17%) GitHub
8 2 (2.17%) SaaS
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) HTTP
2 5 (5.43%) ATM
2 5 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (5.43%) Cisco Firepower
2 5 (5.43%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (5.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (5.43%) VSAT
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (1.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) MySQL
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.26%) Big Data
5 3 (3.26%) Power BI
6 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.09%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.09%) DB2
7 1 (1.09%) HBase
7 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.09%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.09%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.61%) SonarQube
3 4 (4.35%) Artifactory
3 4 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.35%) JIRA
3 4 (4.35%) Selenium
4 2 (2.17%) GitLab
4 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.09%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.09%) ProC
5 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.09%) TestRail
General
1 5 (5.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Publishing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (17.39%) Architect
2 11 (11.96%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (8.70%) Developer
4 8 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.61%) Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) ETL Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.35%) Migration Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Network Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
8 4 (4.35%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Applications Architect
9 3 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (3.26%) Office 365 Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) Gherkin
2 3 (3.26%) Web Services
3 2 (2.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) JSON
3 2 (2.17%) Node.js
3 2 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (1.09%) Kafka
4 1 (1.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Private Cloud
2 12 (13.04%) Public Cloud
3 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) PMI
5 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.09%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.09%) CMDB
6 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.09%) EPoS
6 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Linux
1 13 (14.13%) Windows
2 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (7.61%) CentOS
3 7 (7.61%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.09%) VME
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Microservices
2 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.65%) Data Migration
4 15 (16.30%) ETL
5 14 (15.22%) DevOps
6 8 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.70%) Project Management
7 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Data Architecture
8 6 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.43%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (5.43%) ERP
9 5 (5.43%) Network Design
9 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.43%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.43%) Scrum
9 5 (5.43%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.43%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) SQL
2 9 (9.78%) Bash Shell
2 9 (9.78%) Python
3 8 (8.70%) Perl
4 3 (3.26%) Java
4 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.17%) C#
5 2 (2.17%) COBOL
6 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.09%) JCL
6 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.43%) CCNA
3 5 (5.43%) CCNP
3 5 (5.43%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (4.35%) ISEB
4 4 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.17%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.17%) MCSE
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.09%) Degree
7 1 (1.09%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.09%) GDPR
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.09%) HDFS
3 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 11 (11.96%) Ansible
2 11 (11.96%) Puppet
3 9 (9.78%) Terraform
4 2 (2.17%) Grafana
4 2 (2.17%) Istio
4 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.17%) SCCM
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.09%) Oozie
5 1 (1.09%) SCOM
5 1 (1.09%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Cisco
2 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (5.43%) F5
3 5 (5.43%) Gemalto
3 5 (5.43%) Juniper
4 4 (4.35%) Guidewire
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) Apple
5 2 (2.17%) Dell
5 2 (2.17%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.17%) Nintex
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) Infor
6 1 (1.09%) Remedy
6 1 (1.09%) Talend