Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 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
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 104 146
Rank change year-on-year +14 +42 -89
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 40 90 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 1.64% 1.84% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.20% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 68 49
Median daily rate £525 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.89% +3.44% -30.68%
10th Percentile £266 £188 £274
90th Percentile £696 £638 £645
England median daily rate £475 £495 £450
% change year-on-year -3.94% +9.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Median hourly rate £15.86 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.76% - -
England median hourly rate £15.86 £20.29 £16.95
% change year-on-year -21.81% +19.68% -3.14%

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 2,024 4,095 4,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.88% 83.90% 84.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,374 2,673 3,011
Median daily rate £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £200 £258 £263
90th Percentile £600 £588 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 192 260
Median hourly rate £17.43 £23.28 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.11% +5.80% +4.76%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.04 £12.83
90th Percentile £50.75 £53.75 £48.75
Median hourly rate £26.88 £20.50 £21.76
% change year-on-year +31.13% -5.79% -1.09%

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 20 January 2021.

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
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 20 January 2021. 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 +23 22 £525 +61.54% 12
Lancashire +12 4 £438 +0.12% 1
Cumbria +16 1 - -
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 40 (100.00%) Migration
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) AWS
4 10 (25.00%) Azure
4 10 (25.00%) ETL
5 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (22.50%) Data Quality
5 9 (22.50%) Power BI
5 9 (22.50%) Power Platform
6 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.50%) Informatica
7 7 (17.50%) SAP
7 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.00%) Finance
9 5 (12.50%) Public Sector
9 5 (12.50%) NHS
9 5 (12.50%) Data Management
9 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
9 5 (12.50%) Big Data
9 5 (12.50%) Analytics
10 4 (10.00%) Data Governance
10 4 (10.00%) Reference Data
10 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle
10 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
10 4 (10.00%) VMware

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 1 (2.50%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) AWS
2 10 (25.00%) Azure
3 9 (22.50%) Power Platform
4 3 (7.50%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.00%) Serverless
5 2 (5.00%) Slack
5 2 (5.00%) Trello
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (2.50%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Power BI
2 5 (12.50%) Big Data
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.00%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.50%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.50%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) MorphX
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Data Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Data Migration Lead
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Data Migration Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Data Modeller
4 4 (10.00%) Migration Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) AWS Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Azure Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Data Migration Lead
6 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) REST
1 2 (5.00%) SOAP
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) NHS
2 4 (10.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Life Science
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Migration
2 10 (25.00%) ETL
3 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) Data Management
6 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
7 4 (10.00%) Conversational UI
7 4 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 4 (10.00%) Data Stewardship
7 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (10.00%) Reference Data Management
8 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
8 3 (7.50%) Data Mapping
8 3 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
4 1 (2.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Informatica
1 7 (17.50%) SAP
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Cloudera
3 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Teradata