The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 28 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.

Migration
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 16 11
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Contract jobs citing Migration 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 7.55% 3.28% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 3.92% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £406 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36 51 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 67.92% 83.61% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 20
Median daily rate £338 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Stoke-on-Trent

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Migration.

1 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Transition Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Cutover Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Transition Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Transition Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP