Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 24 November 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 43 34
Rank change year-on-year +28 -9 -19
Contract jobs citing Migration 43 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 10.94% 4.77% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.78% 5.29% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 9
Shropshire median daily rate £401 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.79% -2.86% +18.85%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £343
90th Percentile £653 £528 £411
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £12.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.38 £36.75 £12.35
% change year-on-year -11.90% +197.57% -35.84%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 365 700 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 92.88% 90.21% 90.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 282 113
Shropshire median daily rate £460 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.60% +6.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £351 £308 £263
90th Percentile £590 £574 £555
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 17
Shropshire median hourly rate £30.06 £43.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.90% +74.00% +91.50%
10th Percentile £22.59 £42.75 £12.35
90th Percentile £38.68 £44.25 £40.87
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Shropshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Shropshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Shropshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Shropshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Shropshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Telford +25 41 £401 +17.79% 1
Migration
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) VMware
2 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
4 21 (48.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (48.84%) Windows 7
4 21 (48.84%) SCCM
4 21 (48.84%) Windows 10
5 20 (46.51%) WMI
5 20 (46.51%) QA
5 20 (46.51%) PowerShell
5 20 (46.51%) MSI
5 20 (46.51%) WSH
5 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (46.51%) VBScript
6 18 (41.86%) Release Management
6 18 (41.86%) Application Packaging
6 18 (41.86%) Application Discovery
7 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (18.60%) DevOps
8 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
9 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
9 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
9 6 (13.95%) Linux
9 6 (13.95%) SAS
9 6 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (11.63%) Middleware
10 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 6 (13.95%) SAS
2 5 (11.63%) Confluence
3 2 (4.65%) Mule
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) BIG-IP
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MSI
2 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) Maven
5 4 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.98%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Applications Packager
2 10 (23.26%) Application Integration Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Applications Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.98%) Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) webMethods Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Grid Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) WSH
2 5 (11.63%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) XSLT
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) CSS3
4 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows 10
2 21 (48.84%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.95%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Application Discovery
1 18 (41.86%) Application Packaging
1 18 (41.86%) Release Management
2 8 (18.60%) DevOps
3 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
4 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.98%) Network Design
6 3 (6.98%) Runbook
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
7 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Kanban
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) PowerShell
1 20 (46.51%) VBScript
2 4 (9.30%) Perl
2 4 (9.30%) Python
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (46.51%) QA
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (48.84%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (9.30%) Docker
5 3 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (6.98%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) SCCM
2 20 (46.51%) WMI
3 5 (11.63%) Puppet
4 4 (9.30%) Ansible
5 3 (6.98%) vCenter Server
6 2 (4.65%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.33%) logstash
7 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) VMware
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Atlassian
4 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.98%) F5
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.65%) MuleSoft
5 2 (4.65%) webMethods
5 2 (4.65%) WSO2
6 1 (2.33%) Facebook
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) Symantec
6 1 (2.33%) Telerik