Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 13 28
Rank change year-on-year -36 +15 -14
Contract jobs citing Migration 58 133 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.87% 10.99% 5.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 12.76% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 119 49
Oxfordshire median daily rate £420 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.58% +35.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £363 £311 £223
90th Percentile £604 £603 £503
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £23.19 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.54% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +24.14% -10.27%

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 1,004 1,042 987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 84.23% 86.12% 81.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 751 748
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £291 £213 £213
90th Percentile £613 £574 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 37 40
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £17.43 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.61% -36.62% +61.76%
10th Percentile £15.25 £11.80 £14.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £38.15 £76.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -49 25 £423 -15.50% 5
Banbury - 5 £378 -
Kidlington -6 3 £375 -11.76% 3
Thame - 1 £463 -
Abingdon - 1 £383 - 3
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 19 (32.76%) Office 365
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.69%) Windows
3 12 (20.69%) Data Migration
4 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
4 11 (18.97%) Java
4 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.24%) Oracle
5 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
6 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (15.52%) Web Services
6 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
7 8 (13.79%) Project Management
7 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
7 8 (13.79%) SQL
8 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (12.07%) SCCM
8 7 (12.07%) SCOM
8 7 (12.07%) Windows 10
8 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (12.07%) .NET
8 7 (12.07%) LDAP
8 7 (12.07%) Change Management
8 7 (12.07%) Finance
9 6 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (10.34%) VMware
9 6 (10.34%) Publishing
9 6 (10.34%) ITIL

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 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.45%) IIS
5 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.72%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.76%) Office 365
2 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.17%) Slack
4 2 (3.45%) IaaS
4 2 (3.45%) PaaS
4 2 (3.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) DHCP
1 6 (10.34%) DNS
1 6 (10.34%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (3.45%) Skype
2 2 (3.45%) SMS
2 2 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.72%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.45%) SSDT
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Clusterpoint
3 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
1 5 (8.62%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.72%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Publishing
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (15.52%) Architect
1 9 (15.52%) Developer
2 8 (13.79%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Exchange Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Migration Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Applications Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Deployment Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (8.62%) PowerShell Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.62%) SCCM Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) AWS Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Web Services
2 7 (12.07%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) LDAP
3 6 (10.34%) JSON
3 6 (10.34%) JSP
3 6 (10.34%) REST
3 6 (10.34%) SOAP
4 5 (8.62%) HTML
4 5 (8.62%) Servlets
4 5 (8.62%) Spring
4 5 (8.62%) XML
5 3 (5.17%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (5.17%) EDI
5 3 (5.17%) Struts
6 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.72%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) Unix
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Data Migration
2 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) Project Management
4 7 (12.07%) Change Management
5 6 (10.34%) ITIL
5 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (10.34%) SOA
6 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.90%) Application Packaging
7 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Service Design
7 4 (6.90%) Task Automation
8 3 (5.17%) DevOps
8 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.45%) ETL
9 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) Java
2 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
3 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) VBScript
6 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.72%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PMP
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) RHCE
3 1 (1.72%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.17%) Docker
4 3 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) SCCM
1 7 (12.07%) SCOM
2 4 (6.90%) Puppet
3 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.72%) Nagios
5 1 (1.72%) Terraform
5 1 (1.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) SAP
3 6 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) McAfee
5 1 (1.72%) Avaya
5 1 (1.72%) EMC
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (1.72%) Northgate
5 1 (1.72%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Sun
5 1 (1.72%) Veritas