The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 23 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15  
Contract jobs citing Migration 48 49 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.78% 8.69% 6.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.06% 11.06% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 24
Median daily rate £350 £375 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +14.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £10.88 £13.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.54% -21.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £10.76 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.72 £10.88 £21.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -31.70% +20.58%  

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 530 443 731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.90% 78.55% 83.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 313 498
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 £291 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 29
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +133.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Wales

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Wales over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Wales

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Wales

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 Migration within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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 +2 46 £350 -6.66% 3
North Wales - 1 £313 -
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for Migration.

1 42 (55.26%) Data Migration
2 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (19.74%) ISTQB
5 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.42%) ETL
6 13 (17.11%) SQL
7 11 (14.47%) XML
7 11 (14.47%) ITIL
7 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
7 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
7 11 (14.47%) Project Management
7 11 (14.47%) VMware
7 11 (14.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (13.16%) Finance
8 10 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2
8 10 (13.16%) Oracle
9 9 (11.84%) SAP
9 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (10.53%) Data Management
10 8 (10.53%) WebSphere
10 8 (10.53%) HL7
10 8 (10.53%) Windows
11 7 (9.21%) Service Delivery
11 7 (9.21%) Fiorano
11 7 (9.21%) XSLT
11 7 (9.21%) SOAP
11 7 (9.21%) C++

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 8 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.21%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (7.89%) JCAPS
3 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.58%) SAS
5 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.95%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.95%) IIS
6 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.32%) Apache
7 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.32%) Jetty
7 1 (1.32%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.32%) nginx
7 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (9.21%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (9.21%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.95%) Route 53
2 3 (3.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.32%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
3 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) DSL
2 3 (3.95%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) SSL
2 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) Broadband
3 1 (1.32%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) FTP
3 1 (1.32%) IPsec
3 1 (1.32%) LDAP
3 1 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (7.89%) Hadoop
5 6 (7.89%) QlikView
6 4 (5.26%) GIS
7 3 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.63%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.32%) MS Access
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
1 7 (9.21%) SoapUI
2 6 (7.89%) ERwin
2 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.32%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Analyst
2 10 (13.16%) Architect
3 8 (10.53%) Lead Test Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Test Leader
5 6 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Data Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Team Leader
5 6 (7.89%) Test Team Leader
6 5 (6.58%) Developer
6 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) XML
2 7 (9.21%) SOAP
2 7 (9.21%) XSLT
3 6 (7.89%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (6.58%) J2EE
5 4 (5.26%) RESTful
6 2 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (2.63%) Spring
7 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.32%) BAPI
7 1 (1.32%) IDoc
7 1 (1.32%) jQuery
7 1 (1.32%) JSR 170
7 1 (1.32%) Node.js
7 1 (1.32%) React
7 1 (1.32%) SAP ALE
7 1 (1.32%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.32%) Servlets
7 1 (1.32%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) NHS
2 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.95%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Solaris
4 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Data Migration
2 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.42%) ETL
3 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
3 11 (14.47%) ITIL
3 11 (14.47%) Project Management
4 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.53%) Data Management
7 7 (9.21%) Data Architecture
7 7 (9.21%) DevOps
7 7 (9.21%) Logical Data Model
7 7 (9.21%) Physical Data Model
7 7 (9.21%) Release Management
7 7 (9.21%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.89%) Analytics
8 6 (7.89%) Data Analytics
8 6 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (7.89%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) C++
3 6 (7.89%) Java
3 6 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.63%) VB
5 2 (2.63%) VB6
6 1 (1.32%) ABAP
6 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) ISTQB
2 11 (14.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) Degree
5 5 (6.58%) ISEB
6 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.63%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) HL7
2 6 (7.89%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.95%) QA
4 1 (1.32%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Ansible
1 7 (9.21%) Terraform
2 6 (7.89%) Marathon
2 6 (7.89%) Mesos
2 6 (7.89%) Rundeck
3 3 (3.95%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.95%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) Grafana
4 1 (1.32%) Kibana
4 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
1 11 (14.47%) VMware
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle
3 9 (11.84%) SAP
4 7 (9.21%) Fiorano
5 6 (7.89%) Ab Initio
5 6 (7.89%) IBM
5 6 (7.89%) Informatica
5 6 (7.89%) InterSystems
5 6 (7.89%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (7.89%) Tableau
5 6 (7.89%) Teradata
6 5 (6.58%) Netezza
7 3 (3.95%) Lotus
8 2 (2.63%) Fujitsu
8 2 (2.63%) Sun
9 1 (1.32%) Adobe
9 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.32%) Google
9 1 (1.32%) Veeam
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