Period
to 29 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 29 March 2020 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 20 23
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing Migration 20 17 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 16.95% 7.91% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.74% 8.95% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 16
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £356
90th Percentile £413 £419 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.78 £13.65 £11.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.70% +15.87% -34.56%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.65 £11.17
90th Percentile £19.45 £13.65 £12.39
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £13.29 £18.50
% change year-on-year +3.48% -28.18% +2.78%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 92 190 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 77.97% 88.37% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 126 136
Median daily rate £375 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -4.52% +10.71%
10th Percentile £163 £213 £273
90th Percentile £488 £460 £472
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 6
Median hourly rate £16.20 £34.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.04% +122.58% -38.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.95 £11.17
90th Percentile £43.75 £56.65 £48.13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.15
% change year-on-year +8.57% -20.98% +18.64%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Staffordshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Migration in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Migration in Staffordshire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Migration in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Migration in Staffordshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Migration in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Migration in Staffordshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 29 March 2020. 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
Tamworth +13 7 £400 -3.03% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +11 5 £400 +14.29% 2
Stafford +3 2 - -
Burton-upon-Trent -3 2 £135 -38.64%
Migration
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Project Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Azure
5 2 (10.00%) FMCG
5 2 (10.00%) Veeam
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
5 2 (10.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2017
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Azure Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Architectural Design
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (5.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) Ariba
4 1 (5.00%) Okta
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Sage
4 1 (5.00%) SAP