Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 80 64
Rank change year-on-year +23 -16 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 34 23 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.85% 1.63% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 1.95% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 33
Wales median daily rate £375 £210 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.57% -37.31% -4.29%
10th Percentile £306 £178 £263
90th Percentile £510 £403 £424
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Wales median hourly rate £15.86 £15.25 £22.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -32.60% +48.36%
10th Percentile £15.04 £14.13 £13.56
90th Percentile £16.68 £16.38 £30.25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +14.75% - -12.86%

Data 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 995 1182 1326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.54% 83.77% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 835 962
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £178 £213 £235
90th Percentile £556 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 53 52
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -5.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.55 £10.28
90th Percentile £50.98 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Data Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
South Wales +18 30 £375 +74.42% 3
North Wales -3 3 £358 +138.33% 1
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 34 (100.00%) Migration
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (41.18%) ITIL
5 13 (38.24%) IBM
6 12 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (35.29%) SQL
6 12 (35.29%) Fiorano
6 12 (35.29%) WebSphere
6 12 (35.29%) HL7
6 12 (35.29%) IBM Integration Bus
6 12 (35.29%) JCAPS
7 11 (32.35%) SoapUI
7 11 (32.35%) Release Management
7 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 11 (32.35%) InterSystems
7 11 (32.35%) C++
7 11 (32.35%) SOAP
7 11 (32.35%) XML
7 11 (32.35%) XSLT
8 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
10 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
10 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.65%) Scrum
12 6 (17.65%) Project Management
12 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
13 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (14.71%) Data Cleansing

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 12 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (35.29%) JCAPS
1 12 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP PM
1 1 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (2.94%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (11.76%) Star Schema
5 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.88%) MySQL
6 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Lead Test Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Test Leader
6 4 (11.76%) Data Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
6 4 (11.76%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (8.82%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Integration Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Data Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (32.35%) SOAP
2 11 (32.35%) XML
2 11 (32.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) iSeries
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 11 (32.35%) Release Management
4 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
6 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
6 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (14.71%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Data Integration
9 4 (11.76%) ETL
9 4 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
9 4 (11.76%) Service Management
9 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) C++
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) R
4 2 (5.88%) Scala
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) HL7
2 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) IBM
2 12 (35.29%) Fiorano
3 11 (32.35%) InterSystems
3 11 (32.35%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) Cloudera
6 3 (8.82%) SAP
7 2 (5.88%) Informatica
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) Teradata
8 1 (2.94%) Apple
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) HP