Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 6 months to 22 October 2020 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.

Data Migration
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 79 147
Rank change year-on-year +7 +68 -83
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 41 147 67
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 2.11% 2.78% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 3.26% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 112 42
Median daily rate £550 £450 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +10.09% -22.14%
10th Percentile £242 £313 £271
90th Percentile £660 £575 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Median hourly rate £25.43 £46.25 £6.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.02% +670.83% -77.78%
England median hourly rate £15.86 £28.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -44.35% +62.86% -

Data 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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,619 4,513 4,993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.41% 85.36% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,016 2,936 3,128
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £241 £263 £263
90th Percentile £600 £581 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £470
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 203 292
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.76% -6.82% -26.67%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.25 £11.43
90th Percentile £52.65 £53.75 £51.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +16.67% -15.56%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in the North West

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Migration in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Data Migration in the North West

Data Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Migration in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Data Migration in the North West

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Migration in the North West.

Hourly rate trend for Data Migration in the North West

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Migration in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Migration in the North West

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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
Manchester +28 16 £450 +9.76% 4
Cheshire +34 14 £600 +33.33% 1
Lancashire -2 3 £209 -56.44% 1
Merseyside +19 1 - -
Cumbria +9 1 - -
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 West region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 41 (100.00%) Migration
2 17 (41.46%) SC Cleared
2 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
3 13 (31.71%) Azure
4 11 (26.83%) Law
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) Strategic Roadmap
6 6 (14.63%) Public Sector
6 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
6 6 (14.63%) AWS
7 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) ETL
7 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (12.20%) Architecture Roadmap
8 4 (9.76%) Situational Awareness
8 4 (9.76%) CGI
8 4 (9.76%) Informatica
8 4 (9.76%) NHS
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Finance
8 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.32%) Data Management
9 3 (7.32%) Degree
9 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Data Management
9 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (7.32%) Big Data
9 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
9 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
9 3 (7.32%) Data Virtualisation

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.44%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Azure
2 6 (14.63%) AWS
3 3 (7.32%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.44%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.32%) Big Data
2 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.32%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (7.32%) Power BI
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (26.83%) Law
2 6 (14.63%) Public Sector
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
4 3 (7.32%) Police
5 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.44%) Back Office
6 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Architect
2 13 (31.71%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (21.95%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Data Modeller
6 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (2.44%) AWS Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) CGI
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) NHS
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Life Science
2 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Migration
2 9 (21.95%) Strategic Roadmap
3 5 (12.20%) Architecture Roadmap
3 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (12.20%) ETL
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Situational Awareness
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
5 3 (7.32%) Data Management
5 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Data Virtualisation
5 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Data Management
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (4.88%) Data Stewardship
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) SC Cleared
1 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) HL7
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Informatica
3 3 (7.32%) SAP
3 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Intel
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) VMware