The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
England / South West
Rank 28 24 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Contract jobs citing Migration 145 187 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.68% 6.52% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 8.19% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 133 128
Median daily rate £395 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
Median hourly rate £38.50 £15.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +152.45% -3.17%  
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2087 2284 2437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.71% 79.67% 78.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1508 1583
Median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 139 82
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in the South West

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the South West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in the South West

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in the South West

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Wiltshire +6 42 £370 +5.71% 5
Bristol -10 41 £400 +14.28% 10
Gloucestershire +3 25 £397 +27.90% 2
Dorset 0 15 £425 -2.85% 4
Somerset -4 5 £310 -31.05%
Devon -14 4 £372 +2.62% 2
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for Migration.

1 89 (24.52%) Data Migration
2 88 (24.24%) SQL
3 74 (20.39%) Security Cleared
4 67 (18.46%) Windows
5 59 (16.25%) Finance
6 50 (13.77%) SC Cleared
7 46 (12.67%) Microsoft
8 45 (12.40%) Oracle
9 44 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 38 (10.47%) MS Excel
11 37 (10.19%) Project Management
12 35 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (9.37%) Banking
13 34 (9.37%) Java
14 32 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (8.54%) Windows Server
16 29 (7.99%) PRINCE2
16 29 (7.99%) Office 365
17 28 (7.71%) Linux
17 28 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (7.16%) JavaScript
19 25 (6.89%) SAP
19 25 (6.89%) ITIL
19 25 (6.89%) Active Directory
19 25 (6.89%) PostgreSQL
19 25 (6.89%) User Acceptance Testing
19 25 (6.89%) Docker
20 24 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (6.34%) Continuous Delivery
21 23 (6.34%) Atlassian Bamboo

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 20 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.23%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.93%) IIS
6 6 (1.65%) Confluence
7 5 (1.38%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.38%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.83%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.55%) Apache
9 2 (0.55%) CMS
9 2 (0.55%) SAS
10 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.28%) FileNet
10 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.79%) MS Office
3 7 (1.93%) MS Project
4 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.38%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.10%) Pegasus Opera
4 3 (0.83%) Maximo
4 3 (0.83%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.83%) SAP PP
4 3 (0.83%) SAP PP-PI
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.55%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.28%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.99%) Office 365
2 13 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (1.10%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.10%) Route 53
4 4 (1.10%) SaaS
4 4 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.83%) IaaS
6 2 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.28%) Boomi
7 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.41%) Firewall
2 14 (3.86%) VLAN
2 14 (3.86%) VPN
3 11 (3.03%) HTTP
3 11 (3.03%) LAN
3 11 (3.03%) VoIP
4 10 (2.75%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.48%) SSL
5 9 (2.48%) WAN
6 7 (1.93%) DNS
6 7 (1.93%) SNMP
6 7 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (1.10%) Internet
8 4 (1.10%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.10%) Skype
8 4 (1.10%) Wireless
9 3 (0.83%) DHCP
9 3 (0.83%) MPLS
9 3 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.89%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (5.51%) MySQL
3 20 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.48%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.93%) MS Access
10 7 (1.93%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.65%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.65%) Power BI
12 5 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.38%) Data Lake
12 5 (1.38%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.38%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.38%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 23 (6.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 22 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.68%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.41%) Gradle
5 11 (3.03%) JIRA
6 10 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.93%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.38%) Artifactory
8 5 (1.38%) LSMW
8 5 (1.38%) SonarQube
8 5 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.10%) ERwin
9 4 (1.10%) MagicDraw
9 4 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (1.10%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.83%) Selenium
11 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.28%) Mockito
12 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 59 (16.25%) Finance
2 34 (9.37%) Banking
3 14 (3.86%) Retail
3 14 (3.86%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.93%) Retail Banking
5 5 (1.38%) Billing
6 4 (1.10%) Marketing
7 3 (0.83%) Advertising
7 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.55%) Electronics
8 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.55%) Law
8 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.55%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Avionics
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (16.53%) Developer
2 57 (15.70%) Analyst
3 30 (8.26%) Project Manager
4 23 (6.34%) Java Developer
5 22 (6.06%) Consultant
6 21 (5.79%) Architect
7 19 (5.23%) DBA
8 16 (4.41%) Migration Manager
9 14 (3.86%) Test Analyst
10 12 (3.31%) Administrator
10 12 (3.31%) Banking Analyst
10 12 (3.31%) Business Analyst
11 11 (3.03%) Migration Analyst
11 11 (3.03%) NOC Engineer
11 11 (3.03%) SQL Developer
11 11 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
12 10 (2.75%) Data Architect
12 10 (2.75%) Migration Engineer
13 9 (2.48%) SQL DBA
13 9 (2.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.06%) XML
2 21 (5.79%) Spring
3 19 (5.23%) .NET
4 18 (4.96%) Hibernate
5 17 (4.68%) Grails
6 16 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
7 15 (4.13%) HTML
8 8 (2.20%) REST
9 5 (1.38%) Dropwizard
9 5 (1.38%) JAX-RS
9 5 (1.38%) Lucene
10 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.10%) CSS
10 4 (1.10%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (1.10%) jQuery
11 2 (0.55%) JSON
11 2 (0.55%) Middleware
11 2 (0.55%) WCF
11 2 (0.55%) Web Services
11 2 (0.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.79%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.58%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.20%) Replication
5 6 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.38%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.38%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.38%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.10%) Clustering
7 4 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.83%) FMCG
8 3 (0.83%) Handset
8 3 (0.83%) IVR
9 2 (0.55%) CESG
9 2 (0.55%) CMDB
9 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (18.46%) Windows
2 31 (8.54%) Windows Server
3 28 (7.71%) Linux
4 19 (5.23%) Windows 7
5 13 (3.58%) Unix
5 13 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 11 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.93%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.38%) CentOS
10 4 (1.10%) CoreOS
10 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.83%) AIX
12 2 (0.55%) Android
12 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (24.52%) Data Migration
2 37 (10.19%) Project Management
3 35 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (7.99%) PRINCE2
6 28 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (6.89%) ITIL
7 25 (6.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (6.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (6.06%) Open Source
10 21 (5.79%) Data Modelling
11 20 (5.51%) Defect Management
11 20 (5.51%) ETL
12 19 (5.23%) Customer Requirements
13 18 (4.96%) Test Scripting
14 16 (4.41%) Data Analysis
15 15 (4.13%) DevOps
15 15 (4.13%) Regulatory Compliance
16 13 (3.58%) Data Architecture
16 13 (3.58%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (24.24%) SQL
2 34 (9.37%) Java
3 26 (7.16%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.96%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.68%) Groovy
5 17 (4.68%) PL/SQL
6 14 (3.86%) C#
7 9 (2.48%) PHP
8 6 (1.65%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.65%) Python
9 5 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.38%) C
10 4 (1.10%) Ruby
10 4 (1.10%) VB
11 3 (0.83%) ABAP
11 3 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.55%) C++
12 2 (0.55%) Perl
12 2 (0.55%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.28%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 74 (20.39%) Security Cleared
2 50 (13.77%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.13%) DV Cleared
4 12 (3.31%) CCNA
5 8 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.93%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.38%) ISEB
8 4 (1.10%) SANS
9 3 (0.83%) Degree
9 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.55%) APMP
10 2 (0.55%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.55%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.28%) APMG
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.48%) PMO
3 8 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.83%) Basel II
6 3 (0.83%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.83%) QA
7 2 (0.55%) SLA
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (6.89%) Active Directory
1 25 (6.89%) Docker
2 15 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.10%) LXC
3 4 (1.10%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.55%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.28%) NFS
6 1 (0.28%) Varnish
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (3.58%) Ansible
2 12 (3.31%) Nagios
3 6 (1.65%) Puppet
4 5 (1.38%) SCCM
5 4 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.10%) OSSEC
5 4 (1.10%) Terraform
6 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.28%) SCOM
8 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 46 (12.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.40%) Oracle
3 25 (6.89%) SAP
4 22 (6.06%) Cisco
5 21 (5.79%) VMware
6 12 (3.31%) Citrix
7 7 (1.93%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.65%) Juniper
9 5 (1.38%) Informatica
9 5 (1.38%) Intel Security
9 5 (1.38%) Pegasus
10 4 (1.10%) Aruba
10 4 (1.10%) IBM
10 4 (1.10%) New Relic
10 4 (1.10%) QAD
10 4 (1.10%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.10%) Talend
11 3 (0.83%) Dell
11 3 (0.83%) HP
11 3 (0.83%) Verint
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £612.00 - £673.20 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago