Period
to 22 May 2019

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 May 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.

Data Migration
England > North West
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 118 91
Rank change year-on-year +27 -27 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 119 106 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.30% 1.82% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.11% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 65 75
North West median daily rate £460 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -5.55%
10th Percentile £325 £275 £293
90th Percentile £625 £538 £545
England median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
North West median hourly rate - £26.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.54% +42.31%
England median hourly rate £16.75 £30.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -45.08% +74.29% -2.10%

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 4,429 5,030 4,566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.70% 86.56% 84.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,853 3,162 2,822
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £240
90th Percentile £619 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 248 200
North West median hourly rate £25.67 £21.70 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.29% -38.87% +9.23%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £50.41 £51.25 £52.55
England median hourly rate £24.91 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +13.23% -12.00% +8.70%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Migration as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in the North West

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in the North West over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in the North West

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 May 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
Lancashire +29 47 £430 - 2
Manchester +18 42 £450 +19.21% 9
Cheshire -10 19 £455 +8.33% 1
Merseyside -1 2 £750 +57.89%
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Migration
2 60 (50.42%) SQL
3 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 28 (23.53%) ETL
4 26 (21.85%) Oracle
5 25 (21.01%) C#
6 24 (20.17%) Data Modelling
7 20 (16.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (15.97%) .NET
9 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
9 18 (15.13%) Data Architecture
10 17 (14.29%) Windows
11 16 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (12.61%) Python
12 15 (12.61%) T-SQL
12 15 (12.61%) Finance
12 15 (12.61%) Analytics
13 14 (11.76%) Data Analytics
14 13 (10.92%) Hadoop
14 13 (10.92%) NoSQL
14 13 (10.92%) CRM
14 13 (10.92%) Apache Spark
15 12 (10.08%) SAP
15 12 (10.08%) Workflow
15 12 (10.08%) MongoDB
15 12 (10.08%) User Stories
16 11 (9.24%) Tableau
16 11 (9.24%) Software Engineering
16 11 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (9.24%) ERP

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.92%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.52%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.84%) IIS
4 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) SPSS
1 8 (6.72%) Stata
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.52%) SystmOne
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.68%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.84%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.84%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.84%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.84%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.84%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.52%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.84%) NuGet
4 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.84%) ADSL
2 1 (0.84%) Broadband
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.84%) LAN
2 1 (0.84%) MPLS
2 1 (0.84%) PBX
2 1 (0.84%) VLAN
2 1 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (10.92%) Hadoop
3 13 (10.92%) NoSQL
4 12 (10.08%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.36%) MySQL
7 3 (2.52%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.52%) HBase
7 3 (2.52%) Power BI
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.68%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.84%) Big Data
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.84%) QlikView
9 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.52%) Gradle
2 3 (2.52%) HP UFT
2 3 (2.52%) Selenium
2 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.68%) Maven
3 2 (1.68%) Subversion
4 1 (0.84%) GitLab
4 1 (0.84%) JIRA
4 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (12.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.68%) French Language
3 2 (1.68%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
3 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.84%) Back Office
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
4 1 (0.84%) Front Office
4 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.84%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (24.37%) Developer
2 23 (19.33%) Architect
3 19 (15.97%) Data Architect
4 9 (7.56%) Analyst
4 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Developer
4 9 (7.56%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.56%) SQL Developer
5 8 (6.72%) Consultant
6 6 (5.04%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) Data Engineer
6 6 (5.04%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Transition Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Data Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Migration Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (3.36%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Data Migration Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Migration Project Manager
8 4 (3.36%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.97%) .NET
2 10 (8.40%) .NET Framework
2 10 (8.40%) ADO.NET
2 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
2 10 (8.40%) HTML
2 10 (8.40%) REST
2 10 (8.40%) SOAP
2 10 (8.40%) Web Services
3 1 (0.84%) MDX
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.04%) User Experience
4 4 (3.36%) NHS
5 3 (2.52%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Life Science
7 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.84%) Fintech
7 1 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Unix
2 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.52%) Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.84%) Solaris
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (100.00%) Migration
2 28 (23.53%) ETL
3 24 (20.17%) Data Modelling
4 18 (15.13%) Data Architecture
5 16 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (12.61%) Analytics
7 14 (11.76%) Data Analytics
8 13 (10.92%) CRM
9 12 (10.08%) User Stories
9 12 (10.08%) Workflow
10 11 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (9.24%) ERP
10 11 (9.24%) Software Engineering
11 10 (8.40%) Data Mapping
11 10 (8.40%) Data Strategy
12 9 (7.56%) Data Transformation
12 9 (7.56%) Domain-Driven Design
12 9 (7.56%) Microservices
12 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 60 (50.42%) SQL
2 25 (21.01%) C#
3 15 (12.61%) Python
3 15 (12.61%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.36%) Java
6 3 (2.52%) Scala
6 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.68%) ABAP
8 1 (0.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.84%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.84%) Degree
4 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.04%) PMO
3 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.68%) QA
4 2 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.84%) HDFS
2 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) Oozie
1 3 (2.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.84%) Ansible
2 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.84%) Packer
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) Oracle
2 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.08%) SAP
4 11 (9.24%) Tableau
5 4 (3.36%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.68%) BT
6 2 (1.68%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.68%) Informatica
6 2 (1.68%) Workday
7 1 (0.84%) Avaya
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco
7 1 (0.84%) Cognos
7 1 (0.84%) HP
7 1 (0.84%) Meraki
7 1 (0.84%) Openreach
7 1 (0.84%) Pega
7 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.84%) Sophos
7 1 (0.84%) VMware