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 3 months to 29 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.

Migration
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 22 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs citing Migration 46 31 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.29% 6.21% 9.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.45% 7.89% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 53
Median daily rate £475 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -16.21%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 440 393 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.28% 78.76% 84.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 305 369
Median daily rate £450 £400 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £214 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 41
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Oxford +5 29 £450 +1.40% 3
Kidlington -5 2 £475 +20.63%
Thame - 1 - -
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 61 (44.85%) SQL
2 41 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.00%) Publishing
4 31 (22.79%) Java
5 30 (22.06%) BPMN
6 27 (19.85%) Spring
7 26 (19.12%) BPEL
8 25 (18.38%) JUnit
8 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
9 24 (17.65%) WebSphere Process Server
9 24 (17.65%) WebSphere
9 24 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (16.91%) Java EE
10 23 (16.91%) PRINCE2
10 23 (16.91%) JBoss
10 23 (16.91%) Data Centre
11 22 (16.18%) DevOps
11 22 (16.18%) Maven
12 21 (15.44%) Data Analysis
12 21 (15.44%) ETL
12 21 (15.44%) Scrum
13 20 (14.71%) TDD
13 20 (14.71%) Mockito
13 20 (14.71%) Jenkins
14 19 (13.97%) JIRA
15 18 (13.24%) Pair Programming
15 18 (13.24%) Cucumber
15 18 (13.24%) Data Migration
15 18 (13.24%) Unit Testing
15 18 (13.24%) Continuous Integration

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 24 (17.65%) WebSphere
1 24 (17.65%) WebSphere Process Server
2 23 (16.91%) JBoss
3 16 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (8.82%) Confluence
5 11 (8.09%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.94%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.47%) CMS
8 2 (1.47%) Drupal
8 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Office
2 6 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (5.88%) Oracle TCA
3 7 (5.15%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.47%) Infor CloudSuite
4 2 (1.47%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 2 (1.47%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.24%) GitHub
3 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.35%) Office 365
4 8 (5.88%) IaaS
5 7 (5.15%) SaaS
6 3 (2.21%) PaaS
7 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.09%) Intranet
1 11 (8.09%) WAN
2 10 (7.35%) LAN
3 8 (5.88%) DNS
4 5 (3.68%) DHCP
5 3 (2.21%) DMARC
5 3 (2.21%) SMTP
6 2 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (8.09%) Snowflake Schema
5 8 (5.88%) MySQL
6 7 (5.15%) MS Access
7 4 (2.94%) MariaDB
7 4 (2.94%) OLAP
7 4 (2.94%) OLTP
7 4 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.47%) Big Data
9 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.47%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (18.38%) JUnit
2 22 (16.18%) Maven
3 20 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 20 (14.71%) Mockito
4 19 (13.97%) JIRA
5 18 (13.24%) Cucumber
6 16 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
7 14 (10.29%) Git (software)
8 7 (5.15%) Liquibase
General
1 34 (25.00%) Publishing
2 11 (8.09%) Back Office
2 11 (8.09%) Finance
3 2 (1.47%) Automotive
3 2 (1.47%) French Language
3 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (32.35%) Developer
2 29 (21.32%) Project Manager
3 15 (11.03%) Consultant
3 15 (11.03%) ETL Developer
3 15 (11.03%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.29%) Analyst
5 12 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 11 (8.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) Java Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (8.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.35%) Data Centre Manager
7 10 (7.35%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 10 (7.35%) Migration Manager
7 10 (7.35%) Migration Project Manager
8 9 (6.62%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.62%) Oracle Consultant
9 8 (5.88%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
10 7 (5.15%) Data Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.85%) Spring
2 23 (16.91%) Java EE
3 6 (4.41%) Web Services
4 4 (2.94%) .NET
5 2 (1.47%) Dropwizard
5 2 (1.47%) Express
5 2 (1.47%) HTML
5 2 (1.47%) J2EE
5 2 (1.47%) JSON
5 2 (1.47%) Node.js
5 2 (1.47%) RESTful
5 2 (1.47%) SOAP
5 2 (1.47%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.47%) WireMock
6 1 (0.74%) Sass
6 1 (0.74%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.91%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.50%) PMI
3 5 (3.68%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.68%) iPhone
4 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.21%) Replication
5 2 (1.47%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.74%) EPoS
6 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Unix
3 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.21%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (22.06%) BPMN
3 26 (19.12%) BPEL
4 23 (16.91%) PRINCE2
5 22 (16.18%) DevOps
6 21 (15.44%) Data Analysis
6 21 (15.44%) ETL
6 21 (15.44%) Scrum
7 20 (14.71%) TDD
8 18 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (13.24%) Data Migration
8 18 (13.24%) Pair Programming
8 18 (13.24%) Unit Testing
9 17 (12.50%) Project Management
10 15 (11.03%) Software Engineering
11 14 (10.29%) Customer Insight
12 13 (9.56%) ERP
13 11 (8.09%) Change Management
13 11 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (7.35%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 61 (44.85%) SQL
2 31 (22.79%) Java
3 4 (2.94%) C#
3 4 (2.94%) Perl
3 4 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.21%) C++
4 3 (2.21%) PHP
5 2 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.74%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 17 (12.50%) PMP
2 7 (5.15%) Degree
3 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.74%) ISEB
4 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.74%) MCSE
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) PMO
2 5 (3.68%) QA
3 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.21%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) SCCM
2 6 (4.41%) SCOM
3 3 (2.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.21%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.47%) Puppet
5 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.76%) Talend
3 15 (11.03%) Oracle
4 6 (4.41%) Dell
5 4 (2.94%) VMware
6 3 (2.21%) Citrix
6 3 (2.21%) Clearswift
6 3 (2.21%) NetApp
6 3 (2.21%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.21%) Veritas
7 2 (1.47%) Infor
8 1 (0.74%) Brocade
8 1 (0.74%) Google
8 1 (0.74%) IBM
8 1 (0.74%) Juniper
8 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com