Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 October 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 87 76 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.06% 6.05% 7.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 7.25% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 61
Reading median daily rate £475 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £308 £345 £305
90th Percentile £578 £650 £569
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -4.29% +29.63% -59.40%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,237 1,048 1,233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.20% 83.37% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 591 692
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £272 £228
90th Percentile £586 £575 £569
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 47 45
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -28.41% -11.69%
10th Percentile £13.30 £11.05 £14.25
90th Percentile £56.50 £47.50 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £17.28
% change year-on-year +28.13% -7.41% -32.89%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Reading

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Reading

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Reading over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Reading

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Migration.

1 18 (20.69%) Windows
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (19.54%) Data Migration
3 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
5 13 (14.94%) Oracle
5 13 (14.94%) Finance
6 12 (13.79%) Active Directory
6 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
7 11 (12.64%) SQL
7 11 (12.64%) VMware
8 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
9 9 (10.34%) SCCM
9 9 (10.34%) Office 365
10 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
10 8 (9.20%) Java
10 8 (9.20%) .NET
10 8 (9.20%) Linux
11 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
11 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.05%) Project Management
11 7 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (8.05%) Data Centre
11 7 (8.05%) Windows 10
12 6 (6.90%) DevOps
12 6 (6.90%) Veeam
12 6 (6.90%) PaaS

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.60%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Maximo
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.15%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.15%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.34%) Office 365
3 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.90%) PaaS
5 5 (5.75%) SaaS
6 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.60%) IaaS
7 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.15%) Force.com
7 1 (1.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) 3G
1 5 (5.75%) LTE
2 4 (4.60%) Firewall
3 3 (3.45%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.45%) PSTN
3 3 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.45%) Skype
4 2 (2.30%) Internet
4 2 (2.30%) PBX
4 2 (2.30%) VoIP
4 2 (2.30%) VoLTE
4 2 (2.30%) Wireless
5 1 (1.15%) DNS
5 1 (1.15%) IPsec
5 1 (1.15%) ISDN
5 1 (1.15%) LAN
5 1 (1.15%) Q.931
5 1 (1.15%) SAN
5 1 (1.15%) SDH
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) Power BI
3 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.45%) Big Data
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.15%) ERwin
2 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.15%) Toad
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.60%) Back Office
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Architect
2 11 (12.64%) Consultant
3 9 (10.34%) Migration Engineer
3 9 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.05%) Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) Technical Architect
5 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.75%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Technical Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Migration Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) TIBCO Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) .NET
2 4 (4.60%) Web Services
3 3 (3.45%) SOAP
4 2 (2.30%) IDoc
4 2 (2.30%) Node.js
4 2 (2.30%) REST
5 1 (1.15%) CGI
5 1 (1.15%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.15%) Kafka
5 1 (1.15%) LDAP
5 1 (1.15%) OLE
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.15%) TensorFlow
5 1 (1.15%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.60%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.60%) VLE
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.30%) PKI
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) BBC
6 1 (1.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) CMDB
6 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Robotics
6 1 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Linux
3 7 (8.05%) Windows 10
4 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.30%) Android
5 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.30%) CentOS
5 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Data Migration
2 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.05%) Project Management
4 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.90%) DevOps
5 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.75%) Data Modelling
6 4 (4.60%) Analytics
6 4 (4.60%) Change Control
6 4 (4.60%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.60%) High Availability
6 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 4 (4.60%) Microservices
6 4 (4.60%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (4.60%) User Stories
6 4 (4.60%) Validation
7 3 (3.45%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (3.45%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) Java
2 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.60%) Python
4 2 (2.30%) ABAP
4 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.30%) R
5 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.15%) Perl
5 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Degree
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) PhD
5 1 (1.15%) APMP
5 1 (1.15%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) MCDST
5 1 (1.15%) MCP
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.15%) Docker
4 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) SCCM
2 4 (4.60%) SCOM
3 3 (3.45%) Ansible
4 2 (2.30%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.30%) Netcool
4 2 (2.30%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (2.30%) OpenView
4 2 (2.30%) Puppet
4 2 (2.30%) TeMIP
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.15%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.15%) Kibana
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.15%) Terraform
5 1 (1.15%) WSUS
5 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle
3 11 (12.64%) VMware
4 6 (6.90%) SAP
4 6 (6.90%) Veeam
5 5 (5.75%) HP
5 5 (5.75%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.60%) Nokia
7 3 (3.45%) BT
7 3 (3.45%) Cisco
7 3 (3.45%) Citrix
7 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.30%) IBM
8 2 (2.30%) Juniper
8 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.15%) BMC
9 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.15%) Dell
9 1 (1.15%) JDA
9 1 (1.15%) Remedy