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 3 months to 24 June 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 / Staffordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Contract jobs citing Migration 15 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.82% 10.73% 8.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.65% 13.38% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 11
Median daily rate £264 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.76% +11.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £326 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 - £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 - £17.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year -31.70% +22.38%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 85 142 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 72.65% 80.23% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 96 93
Median daily rate £335 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.07% -9.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.23 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +211.73% -29.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Staffordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Staffordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Staffordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in Staffordshire

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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 3 months to 24 June 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 9 £248 -38.95% 1
Tamworth -2 1 - - 2
Migration
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
2 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
3 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (39.13%) Information Architecture
3 9 (39.13%) Data Migration
3 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (39.13%) Dashboard Development
3 9 (39.13%) Power BI
4 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
7 4 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 3 (13.04%) HOOD
8 3 (13.04%) Citrix
8 3 (13.04%) SAP
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
9 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
9 2 (8.70%) Dell
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.70%) VMware
10 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.35%) Billing
10 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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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 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
2 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.35%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (4.35%) FrameMaker
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.35%) SAP SD
1 1 (4.35%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Power BI
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) QlikView
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Administrator
1 9 (39.13%) SharePoint Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Migration Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Accountant
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Dashboard Development
1 9 (39.13%) Data Migration
1 9 (39.13%) Information Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) HOOD
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) B2B
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) HNC
2 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Dell
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) hybris