Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 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
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 10 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 8 18 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.00% 9.78% 7.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.12% 13.43% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 14
Median daily rate £400 £331 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% -17.19% +53.85%
10th Percentile £356 £169 £220
90th Percentile £453 £468 £534
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £443 £425
% change year-on-year -6.78% +4.12% +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £11.78 £11.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.04% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £36.75 £16.50 £11.79
% change year-on-year +122.70% +40.01% -24.24%

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 66 134 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 82.50% 72.83% 83.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 94 164
Median daily rate £350 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.20% +1.67% +3.81%
10th Percentile £263 £197 £288
90th Percentile £513 £521 £463
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 10
Median hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.25% +49.81% -6.97%
10th Percentile £16.73 £11.17 £11.18
90th Percentile £40.78 £57.13 £56.15
Median hourly rate £23.92 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +36.66% +12.90% -38.00%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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
Stoke-on-Trent +4 3 £400 +2.56% 1
Leek - 3 £388 -
Migration
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Business Case
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) VSAN
3 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Data-Driven Decision Making
3 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 1 (12.50%) Police
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Police
1 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Case
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) API Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Data-Driven Decision Making
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) VMware