Period
to 15 August 2018

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 6 months to 15 August 2018 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
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 17 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 124 91 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.45% 7.56% 8.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.61% 8.90% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 63 62
Wales median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +3.70% -
10th Percentile £213 £233 £203
90th Percentile £574 £498 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 8
Wales median hourly rate £12.33 £13.00 £10.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.19% +18.86% -20.16%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.33 £9.86
90th Percentile £42.00 £19.45 £12.77
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.69% -10.61% -8.33%

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 1,290 1,022 943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.93% 84.95% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 718 638
Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £178 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £533
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 75 52
Wales median hourly rate £14.43 £25.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.28% +49.25% +17.54%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.03
90th Percentile £40.00 £77.50 £61.75
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.47 £23.75
% change year-on-year -14.17% +3.02% +9.20%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Wales over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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 -9 105 £425 +21.43% 7
North Wales +7 11 £415 +16.08% 2
West Wales +12 6 £488 -
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Migration.

1 46 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.45%) Windows
3 33 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (23.39%) Security Cleared
5 28 (22.58%) Data Migration
6 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (17.74%) SC Cleared
8 19 (15.32%) Git (software)
8 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
9 16 (12.90%) Windows 10
10 15 (12.10%) Scrum
11 14 (11.29%) JavaScript
11 14 (11.29%) Windows Server
12 13 (10.48%) Jenkins
12 13 (10.48%) DevOps
12 13 (10.48%) Windows XP
12 13 (10.48%) Configuration Management
13 11 (8.87%) ITIL
14 10 (8.06%) HNC
14 10 (8.06%) SQL
14 10 (8.06%) CRM
14 10 (8.06%) SharePoint
14 10 (8.06%) Cisco
14 10 (8.06%) IBM
14 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
14 10 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (8.06%) Analytics
15 9 (7.26%) SDLC
15 9 (7.26%) Time Management
15 9 (7.26%) Dynamics CRM

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 10 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.03%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.61%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) JBoss
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.61%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.03%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.42%) npm
5 2 (1.61%) IaaS
5 2 (1.61%) Office 365
5 2 (1.61%) PaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) VLAN
2 4 (3.23%) Firewall
2 4 (3.23%) SAN
3 3 (2.42%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.61%) SMTP
5 1 (0.81%) IPsec
5 1 (0.81%) Skype
5 1 (0.81%) SMS
5 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.61%) MySQL
5 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.81%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.48%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.84%) Artifactory
3 6 (4.84%) ClearCase
3 6 (4.84%) ClearQuest
3 6 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (4.03%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.03%) JIRA
4 5 (4.03%) Maven
4 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 7 (5.65%) Electronics
1 7 (5.65%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.23%) Marketing
3 3 (2.42%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Legal
3 3 (2.42%) Publishing
3 3 (2.42%) Retail Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Games
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (15.32%) Developer
2 10 (8.06%) Analyst
3 9 (7.26%) Architect
3 9 (7.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (7.26%) IT Support
3 9 (7.26%) Support Engineer
4 8 (6.45%) CRM Developer
5 6 (4.84%) Administrator
5 6 (4.84%) Business Analyst
5 6 (4.84%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (4.84%) Desktop Support
5 6 (4.84%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (4.84%) IT Engineer
5 6 (4.84%) Network Engineer
5 6 (4.84%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (4.03%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (4.03%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (4.03%) Consultant
6 5 (4.03%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) .NET
2 8 (6.45%) HTML
3 7 (5.65%) CSS
4 5 (4.03%) Web Services
5 4 (3.23%) HTML5
6 3 (2.42%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.42%) Ajax
6 3 (2.42%) Entity Framework
6 3 (2.42%) jQuery
6 3 (2.42%) Node.js
6 3 (2.42%) RESTful
6 3 (2.42%) XMPP
7 2 (1.61%) JSON
7 2 (1.61%) Nightwatchjs
7 2 (1.61%) VCL
8 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.81%) LDAP
8 1 (0.81%) SOAP
8 1 (0.81%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.23%) PKI
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.42%) NHS
4 2 (1.61%) Handset
4 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) Media Streaming
4 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.81%) e-Health
5 1 (0.81%) Industry 4.0
5 1 (0.81%) Interactive TV
5 1 (0.81%) LIMS
5 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.81%) PACS
5 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Tandem
5 1 (0.81%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.45%) Windows
2 16 (12.90%) Windows 10
3 14 (11.29%) Windows Server
4 13 (10.48%) Windows XP
5 8 (6.45%) Unix
6 6 (4.84%) Linux
6 6 (4.84%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.42%) HPUX
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.58%) Data Migration
3 15 (12.10%) Scrum
4 13 (10.48%) Configuration Management
4 13 (10.48%) DevOps
5 11 (8.87%) ITIL
6 10 (8.06%) Analytics
6 10 (8.06%) CRM
7 9 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (7.26%) SDLC
7 9 (7.26%) Time Management
8 8 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (6.45%) Microservices
8 8 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.65%) Open Source
9 7 (5.65%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.84%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.06%) SQL
3 9 (7.26%) Perl
4 6 (4.84%) C#
4 6 (4.84%) Java
4 6 (4.84%) Python
4 6 (4.84%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.03%) PHP
6 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.23%) VB
6 4 (3.23%) VBScript
7 3 (2.42%) ES6
8 2 (1.61%) C++
8 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) Java 8
9 1 (0.81%) Scala
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (23.39%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.06%) HNC
4 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.84%) CCNA
5 6 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.84%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (3.23%) AWS Certification
7 4 (3.23%) MCSE
8 3 (2.42%) Degree
9 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.81%) ISEB
9 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.61%) GDPR
3 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.81%) HL7
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.81%) PMO
3 1 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.42%) Firmware
4 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.61%) Ansible
2 2 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.61%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.61%) Puppet
2 2 (1.61%) Terraform
3 1 (0.81%) Mesos
3 1 (0.81%) rkt
3 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) Cisco
2 10 (8.06%) IBM
3 9 (7.26%) Apple
4 6 (4.84%) Citrix
4 6 (4.84%) Sonatype
5 5 (4.03%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.03%) SAP
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle
7 2 (1.61%) HP
7 2 (1.61%) Kofax
7 2 (1.61%) Lotus
7 2 (1.61%) Teradata
7 2 (1.61%) Zend
8 1 (0.81%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Nintex
8 1 (0.81%) Tableau