The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 28 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.

Data Migration
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 44 45
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1  
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 30 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.86% 2.53% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 3.23% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 16
Median daily rate £343 £215 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.30% -33.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +9.11% +3.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £13.70
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 - £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 - £15.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.37% -  

Data 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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 529 434 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.74% 78.34% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 304 479
Median daily rate £380 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 21 27
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Data Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in Wales

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in Wales

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in Wales

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in Wales

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +14 28 £345 +60.46% 1
North Wales - 1 £313 -
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Wales region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 45 (100.00%) Migration
2 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (42.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (35.56%) ETL
4 14 (31.11%) SQL
5 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (26.67%) ISTQB
6 11 (24.44%) XML
6 11 (24.44%) ITIL
6 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
7 9 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
7 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (20.00%) Data Management
7 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (17.78%) HL7
8 8 (17.78%) Project Management
9 7 (15.56%) VMware
9 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.56%) XSLT
9 7 (15.56%) SOAP
9 7 (15.56%) C++
9 7 (15.56%) Release Management
9 7 (15.56%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.56%) Data Architecture
9 7 (15.56%) SoapUI
10 6 (13.33%) Data Analytics

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (13.33%) JCAPS
1 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.11%) SAS
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP PM
1 1 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 6 (13.33%) QlikView
5 4 (8.89%) GIS
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.89%) Star Schema
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.22%) Power BI
8 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) SoapUI
2 6 (13.33%) ERwin
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
2 8 (17.78%) Lead Test Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Test Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Test Leader
4 6 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.33%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Migration Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Migration Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) XML
2 7 (15.56%) SOAP
2 7 (15.56%) XSLT
3 6 (13.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (8.89%) RESTful
5 1 (2.22%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.22%) BAPI
5 1 (2.22%) IDoc
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) JSR 170
5 1 (2.22%) React
5 1 (2.22%) SAP ALE
5 1 (2.22%) SAP XI
5 1 (2.22%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Migration
2 16 (35.56%) ETL
3 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 11 (24.44%) ITIL
5 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.00%) Data Management
5 9 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
5 9 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
5 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (17.78%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.56%) Data Architecture
7 7 (15.56%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (15.56%) Release Management
7 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.33%) Analytics
8 6 (13.33%) Data Analytics
8 6 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) C++
3 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) ABAP
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) HL7
2 6 (13.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.44%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) VMware
2 6 (13.33%) Ab Initio
2 6 (13.33%) Fiorano
2 6 (13.33%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) Informatica
2 6 (13.33%) InterSystems
2 6 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Tableau
2 6 (13.33%) Teradata
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) Netezza
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Cloudera