The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Migration
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 13 21
Rank change year-on-year -44 +8  
Contract jobs citing Migration 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.11% 7.00% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 8.54% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -31.70% +20.58%  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 301 82 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 85.03% 82.00% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 42 30
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £13.78 £17.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.97% -31.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Northern Ireland

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Northern Ireland

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Northern Ireland

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
County Antrim -38 11 £400 +14.28% 1
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Migration.

1 6 (37.50%) SQL
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Equities
4 3 (18.75%) Reuters
4 3 (18.75%) Bloomberg
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) Fidessa
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 3 (18.75%) ITSM
4 3 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (12.50%) Spring Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Talend
5 2 (12.50%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (12.50%) Jenkins

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Murex Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Sybase Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Talend Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Murex MxML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Onboarding Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (12.50%) FpML
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) Murex MxML
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Equities
3 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (18.75%) High Availability
1 3 (18.75%) ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
2 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Bloomberg
2 3 (18.75%) Fidessa
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) Reuters
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Murex
3 2 (12.50%) Sybase
3 2 (12.50%) Talend