Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 8 24
Rank change year-on-year -26 +16 -9
Contract jobs citing Migration 77 135 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.23% 11.72% 6.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 14.08% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 123 58
Oxfordshire median daily rate £444 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £257 £325 £306
90th Percentile £576 £600 £641
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £23.19 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.54% +10.43% +40.00%
South East median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year -3.88% +8.20% -17.57%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,064 959 852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 86.15% 83.25% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 697 666
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -3.73%
10th Percentile £275 £196 £181
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 28
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £19.75 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.76% -7.50% +1.27%
10th Percentile £14.74 £12.42 £13.26
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.50 £90.13
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.52 £27.25
% change year-on-year -4.53% -17.36% +26.36%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Oxfordshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Oxfordshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Oxfordshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Oxfordshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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
Oxford -39 29 £425 -15.00% 3
Banbury - 5 £378 -
Thame +4 4 £500 -
Kidlington -7 4 £380 -20.00% 3
Abingdon - 3 £383 -
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 23 (29.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (28.57%) Windows
3 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
4 19 (24.68%) Data Migration
5 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (18.18%) Office 365
7 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 13 (16.88%) Windows 10
8 13 (16.88%) Windows Server
8 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
8 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
8 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
9 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (14.29%) SQL
11 10 (12.99%) Finance
11 10 (12.99%) Scrum
11 10 (12.99%) ETL
11 10 (12.99%) Business Analysis
12 9 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (11.69%) SCCM
12 9 (11.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (11.69%) GDPR
13 8 (10.39%) Web Services
13 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
14 7 (9.09%) DevOps
14 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
14 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Office

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.60%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.30%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.60%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (2.60%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (18.18%) Office 365
3 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.19%) PaaS
5 3 (3.90%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (3.90%) Google Analytics
5 3 (3.90%) IaaS
5 3 (3.90%) SaaS
6 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.30%) G Suite
6 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.30%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) DHCP
1 6 (7.79%) DNS
1 6 (7.79%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (3.90%) LAN
2 3 (3.90%) Skype
2 3 (3.90%) SMS
3 2 (2.60%) VPN
3 2 (2.60%) WAN
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.30%) Firewall
4 1 (1.30%) SAN
4 1 (1.30%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.19%) Big Data
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.90%) Power BI
7 3 (3.90%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.60%) SSDT
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) JIRA
2 2 (2.60%) Subversion
2 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Local Government
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (14.29%) Analyst
2 10 (12.99%) Business Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Architect
4 7 (9.09%) Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Migration Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Migration Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Server Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Data Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Data Migration Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Data Migration Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Data Migration Lead
6 5 (6.49%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) Web Services
2 3 (3.90%) .NET
2 3 (3.90%) JSON
3 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.60%) HTML
3 2 (2.60%) JSP
3 2 (2.60%) REST
3 2 (2.60%) Servlets
3 2 (2.60%) SOAP
3 2 (2.60%) Spring
3 2 (2.60%) XML
4 1 (1.30%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.30%) EDI
4 1 (1.30%) Flash
4 1 (1.30%) LDAP
4 1 (1.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.30%) Clustering
2 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.30%) Replication
2 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Windows 10
2 13 (16.88%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.79%) Mac OS
5 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.19%) Linux
7 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.60%) Unix
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) CentOS
8 1 (1.30%) Debian
8 1 (1.30%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Data Migration
2 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.99%) Business Analysis
4 10 (12.99%) ETL
4 10 (12.99%) Scrum
5 7 (9.09%) Change Management
5 7 (9.09%) DevOps
5 7 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.79%) Application Packaging
6 6 (7.79%) Data Protection
6 6 (7.79%) Project Management
6 6 (7.79%) Runbook
6 6 (7.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.19%) Decision-Making
9 3 (3.90%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.60%) C#
4 2 (2.60%) Java
4 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.60%) VBScript
5 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.30%) CCIE
2 1 (1.30%) CCNP
2 1 (1.30%) RHCE
2 1 (1.30%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) GDPR
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.90%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.60%) Docker
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) SCCM
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.90%) Puppet
4 2 (2.60%) Ansible
4 2 (2.60%) SCOM
4 2 (2.60%) Terraform
5 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) Packer
5 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.30%) vMotion
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Apple
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) VMware
3 5 (6.49%) Google
3 5 (6.49%) SAP
4 4 (5.19%) Cadence
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco
5 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.60%) CODA
6 2 (2.60%) ForeScout
6 2 (2.60%) Proofpoint
6 2 (2.60%) Workday
7 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.30%) Centrify
7 1 (1.30%) ESRI
7 1 (1.30%) F5
7 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) Synology
7 1 (1.30%) Veritas