Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 6 months to 20 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.

Data Migration
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 69 72
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 30 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.18% 1.70% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 2.04% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 29
South Wales median daily rate £375 £210 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.57% -37.78% -3.57%
10th Percentile £306 £203 £273
90th Percentile £525 £383 £434
Wales median daily rate £375 £210 £335
% change year-on-year +78.57% -37.31% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South Wales median hourly rate - - £15.75
Wales median hourly rate £15.86 - £22.63

Data 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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 789 933 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.76% 83.68% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 670 815
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £220 £233
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 34
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +18.11% +11.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.45 £9.58
90th Percentile £51.50 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -1.56%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Data Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in South Wales

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in South Wales

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in South Wales

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in South Wales

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cardiff +2 24 £363 +72.62% 3
Newport +20 4 £550 +83.33%
Data Migration
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 30 (100.00%) Migration
2 15 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL
4 13 (43.33%) IBM
5 12 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (40.00%) Fiorano
5 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 12 (40.00%) HL7
5 12 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 12 (40.00%) JCAPS
6 11 (36.67%) Release Management
6 11 (36.67%) SoapUI
6 11 (36.67%) InterSystems
6 11 (36.67%) VMware
6 11 (36.67%) SOAP
6 11 (36.67%) XML
6 11 (36.67%) XSLT
6 11 (36.67%) C++
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
9 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
9 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
10 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
10 6 (20.00%) Scrum
10 6 (20.00%) Project Management
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.67%) NHS
11 5 (16.67%) Performance Analysis

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 12 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (40.00%) JCAPS
1 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP PM
1 1 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (3.33%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.33%) Star Schema
3 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Data Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (36.67%) SOAP
2 11 (36.67%) XML
2 11 (36.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) iSeries
3 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (46.67%) ITIL
3 11 (36.67%) Release Management
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
9 4 (13.33%) ETL
9 4 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (13.33%) Service Management
9 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C++
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) R
4 2 (6.67%) Scala
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) HL7
2 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) IBM
2 12 (40.00%) Fiorano
3 11 (36.67%) InterSystems
3 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Cloudera
6 3 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (6.67%) Informatica
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle
7 2 (6.67%) Teradata