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 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
Data Migration
England / North West
Rank 74 70 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 55 93 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.15% 2.42% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.93% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 30
Median daily rate £413 £441 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.46% +7.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £308 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.13 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.52% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +7.37% -15.27%  

Data 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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2106 3169 2731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.33% 82.55% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1335 1905 1506
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 128 128
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.84 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Data Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 26 £413 +5.43% 7
Lancashire +31 14 £403 -6.77%
Cheshire +8 9 £375 -14.77% 1
Merseyside -11 2 £550 +25.71% 3
Data Migration
England

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 131 (100.00%) Migration
2 38 (29.01%) Finance
3 35 (26.72%) SAP
4 34 (25.95%) SQL
5 23 (17.56%) ETL
5 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
7 18 (13.74%) Oracle
8 15 (11.45%) Retail
8 15 (11.45%) Validation
9 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
9 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (9.92%) TDD
10 13 (9.92%) SC Cleared
10 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
10 13 (9.92%) Data Centre
11 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
11 12 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (9.16%) Scrum
12 11 (8.40%) Python
12 11 (8.40%) Data Modelling
12 11 (8.40%) Cisco
12 11 (8.40%) Java
12 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (8.40%) AngularJS
13 10 (7.63%) .NET
14 9 (6.87%) C#
14 9 (6.87%) HP

Data Migration
Top Related 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 8 (6.11%) GeoServer
2 6 (4.58%) SAS
3 3 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
2 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) SAP MDG
2 4 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.05%) SAP GTS
2 4 (3.05%) SAP PP
2 4 (3.05%) SAP Retail
3 3 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.29%) SAP HR
3 3 (2.29%) SAP MDM
3 3 (2.29%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.53%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.53%) SAP PP-PI
4 2 (1.53%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.76%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.05%) PaaS
3 3 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (5.34%) SAN
2 5 (3.82%) Firewall
2 5 (3.82%) LAN
2 5 (3.82%) WAN
3 4 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (3.82%) DB2
5 5 (3.82%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.29%) Big Data
6 3 (2.29%) MySQL
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.76%) DTS
8 1 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) JIRA
2 8 (6.11%) Cucumber
2 8 (6.11%) Gradle
2 8 (6.11%) JBehave
2 8 (6.11%) Maven
3 3 (2.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.29%) LSMW
3 3 (2.29%) Mercurial
3 3 (2.29%) Subversion
3 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 38 (29.01%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Retail
3 5 (3.82%) Legal
3 5 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.29%) Advertising
4 3 (2.29%) Marketing
5 2 (1.53%) Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.53%) Publishing
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (23.66%) Developer
2 23 (17.56%) Analyst
3 18 (13.74%) Architect
4 14 (10.69%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.16%) Consultant
6 11 (8.40%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) SAP Consultant
7 8 (6.11%) Storage Specialist
8 7 (5.34%) Data Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Data Manager
8 7 (5.34%) Migration Manager
8 7 (5.34%) SAP Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Data Migration Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Migration Project Manager
9 6 (4.58%) SAP Architect
9 6 (4.58%) SAP Business Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.40%) AngularJS
2 10 (7.63%) .NET
3 8 (6.11%) Leaflet
3 8 (6.11%) OpenLayers
3 8 (6.11%) PostGIS
4 6 (4.58%) HTML
5 5 (3.82%) jQuery
6 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.05%) CSS
7 3 (2.29%) Aurelia
7 3 (2.29%) Backbone.js
7 3 (2.29%) BAPI
7 3 (2.29%) Durandal
7 3 (2.29%) EJS
7 3 (2.29%) Jinja
7 3 (2.29%) LESS
7 3 (2.29%) Pug
7 3 (2.29%) React
7 3 (2.29%) Sass
7 3 (2.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.87%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.82%) User Experience
4 3 (2.29%) Clustering
4 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.53%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.53%) FMCG
5 2 (1.53%) HACMP
5 2 (1.53%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.34%) Windows
2 3 (2.29%) AIX
3 2 (1.53%) Linux
3 2 (1.53%) Unix
3 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (100.00%) Migration
2 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.56%) ETL
3 15 (11.45%) Validation
4 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (9.92%) TDD
6 12 (9.16%) Scrum
6 12 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.40%) Data Modelling
8 9 (6.87%) BDD
8 9 (6.87%) Open Source
9 8 (6.11%) CRM
9 8 (6.11%) Data Transformation
10 7 (5.34%) Data Flow Diagram
10 7 (5.34%) Project Management
10 7 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.58%) Analytics
11 6 (4.58%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (3.82%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.95%) SQL
2 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
3 11 (8.40%) Java
3 11 (8.40%) Python
4 9 (6.87%) C#
5 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.29%) C
7 3 (2.29%) PHP
7 3 (2.29%) Ruby
7 3 (2.29%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.29%) X++
8 1 (0.76%) COBOL
8 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) SC Cleared
1 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.87%) Degree
3 3 (2.29%) ISEB
4 2 (1.53%) CCNA
4 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ACCA
5 1 (0.76%) CIMA
5 1 (0.76%) CIPFA
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.53%) GPFS
1 2 (1.53%) PowerHA
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (26.72%) SAP
2 18 (13.74%) Oracle
3 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.40%) Cisco
5 9 (6.87%) HP
6 8 (6.11%) ESRI
7 7 (5.34%) 3PAR
7 7 (5.34%) Brocade
7 7 (5.34%) EMC
8 4 (3.05%) Civica
8 4 (3.05%) Forcepoint
8 4 (3.05%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.05%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.29%) IBM
9 3 (2.29%) Teradata
10 2 (1.53%) Citrix
10 2 (1.53%) Informatica
10 2 (1.53%) Saba
10 2 (1.53%) Tableau
10 2 (1.53%) Talend
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