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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
UK / Wales
Rank 40 20 23
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3  
Contract jobs citing Migration 28 82 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.97% 12.08% 6.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 14.21% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 45 27
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £236 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £23.88 £12.86 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.61% -2.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.98 £11.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.78 £14.57 £14.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +9.37% -14.66%  

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 580 577 547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.27% 84.98% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 394 304
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £13.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Wales

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 March 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 -20 19 £450 +16.12% 2
West Wales - 6 £372 -
North Wales +5 1 £363 -
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for Migration.

1 20 (38.46%) Data Migration
2 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (23.08%) SQL
4 11 (21.15%) Finance
5 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
6 9 (17.31%) ETL
7 8 (15.38%) Oracle
7 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (15.38%) Data Management
7 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Data Architecture
8 7 (13.46%) SAP
8 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (13.46%) ISEB
9 6 (11.54%) Informatica
9 6 (11.54%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (11.54%) ERwin
9 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (11.54%) J2EE
9 6 (11.54%) Ab Initio
9 6 (11.54%) Teradata
9 6 (11.54%) Quality Management
9 6 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (11.54%) QlikView
9 6 (11.54%) Data Quality
9 6 (11.54%) Tableau
9 6 (11.54%) Data Analytics

Migration
Top Related 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 5 (9.62%) SAS
2 4 (7.69%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.85%) ArcSDE
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Jetty
4 1 (1.92%) Mongrel
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DSL
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
1 3 (5.77%) SSL
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) DHCP
2 1 (1.92%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) FTP
2 1 (1.92%) IPsec
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (11.54%) QlikView
6 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (7.69%) GIS
8 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) Spatial Data
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.92%) Power BI
9 1 (1.92%) Redis
9 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) ERwin
2 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.77%) JMeter
3 3 (5.77%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.77%) Rational Performance Tester
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.77%) The Grinder
3 3 (5.77%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Architect
2 6 (11.54%) Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Data Architect
3 4 (7.69%) Consultant
3 4 (7.69%) DBA
4 3 (5.77%) SQL DBA
5 2 (3.85%) Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Developer
5 2 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Environment And Release Manager
5 2 (3.85%) GIS Architect
5 2 (3.85%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Release Manager
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
5 2 (3.85%) Teradata Architect
5 2 (3.85%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) J2EE
2 3 (5.77%) SOAP
2 3 (5.77%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) BAPI
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) JSR 170
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) React
4 1 (1.92%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.92%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.92%) Servlets
4 1 (1.92%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Data Migration
2 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (17.31%) ETL
4 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.38%) Data Management
4 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (13.46%) Data Architecture
6 6 (11.54%) Analytics
6 6 (11.54%) Data Analytics
6 6 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (11.54%) Quality Management
7 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.69%) DevOps
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.77%) Microservices
9 3 (5.77%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.77%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) C
4 3 (5.77%) Groovy
4 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.92%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Ansible
1 4 (7.69%) Terraform
2 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.77%) Marathon
2 3 (5.77%) Mesos
2 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) SAP
4 6 (11.54%) Ab Initio
4 6 (11.54%) Informatica
4 6 (11.54%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (11.54%) Tableau
4 6 (11.54%) Teradata
5 5 (9.62%) Netezza
6 4 (7.69%) ESRI
7 3 (5.77%) Siebel
7 3 (5.77%) VMware
8 1 (1.92%) Adobe
8 1 (1.92%) Avaya
8 1 (1.92%) BT
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) Fiorano
8 1 (1.92%) Google
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) Sun
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago