Period
to 15 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 16 57
Rank change year-on-year -20 +41 -38
Contract jobs citing Migration 91 123 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.35% 9.40% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.17% 11.14% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 87 33
Wales median daily rate £416 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.42% -3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £189 £219 £204
90th Percentile £625 £515 £505
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Wales median hourly rate £11.78 £19.94 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.92% +43.71% +12.35%
10th Percentile £10.75 £15.65 £11.99
90th Percentile £22.71 £36.24 £16.06
UK median hourly rate £14.43 £17.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year -17.54% -7.28% +23.77%

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 1,475 1,104 1,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 86.76% 84.40% 86.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,021 737 857
Wales median daily rate £425 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £192 £197
90th Percentile £588 £560 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 48 49
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +94.44% +18.03%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.54 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £77.50 £60.25
UK median hourly rate £23.49 £23.11 £22.84
% change year-on-year +1.66% +1.19% -0.72%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -27 72 £425 +11.48% 14
North Wales +7 11 £400 +12.68%
West Wales +6 7 £307 -42.91% 1
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.98%) Windows
4 16 (17.58%) Analytics
5 15 (16.48%) Scrum
6 14 (15.38%) SQL
6 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 14 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
7 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (12.09%) Data Migration
8 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
9 10 (10.99%) .NET
9 10 (10.99%) Project Management
9 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
9 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
10 9 (9.89%) NHS
10 9 (9.89%) CRM
10 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (8.79%) Java
11 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
11 8 (8.79%) Cucumber
11 8 (8.79%) Time Management
11 8 (8.79%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (7.69%) Apple
12 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
12 7 (7.69%) Windows XP
13 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management

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 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.20%) Confluence
3 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.20%) nginx
3 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) JBoss
4 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.40%) Office 365
4 3 (3.30%) IaaS
4 3 (3.30%) npm
5 2 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.20%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.20%) Serverless
5 2 (2.20%) Yammer
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Skype
2 2 (2.20%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) SAN
3 1 (1.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.30%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.20%) Redis
6 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) DB2
6 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Cucumber
1 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) MSI
3 1 (1.10%) Spinnaker
3 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (5.49%) Publishing
2 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.10%) Finance
3 1 (1.10%) Games
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Developer
2 10 (10.99%) Architect
3 8 (8.79%) Analyst
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) CRM Developer
5 6 (6.59%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) IT Support
7 4 (4.40%) MuleSoft Developer
8 3 (3.30%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.30%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) .NET
2 5 (5.49%) CSS
2 5 (5.49%) HTML
3 4 (4.40%) Nightwatchjs
4 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.30%) Ajax
4 3 (3.30%) Entity Framework
4 3 (3.30%) HTML5
4 3 (3.30%) jQuery
4 3 (3.30%) Node.js
4 3 (3.30%) Web Services
5 2 (2.20%) Flash
5 2 (2.20%) Middleware
5 2 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.20%) REST
5 2 (2.20%) SOAP
5 2 (2.20%) XML
6 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.10%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
1 9 (9.89%) NHS
2 3 (3.30%) e-Health
2 3 (3.30%) LIMS
2 3 (3.30%) PACS
2 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.20%) Media Streaming
4 1 (1.10%) Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) Interactive TV
4 1 (1.10%) New Media
4 1 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.98%) Windows
2 14 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 7 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.30%) Linux
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.58%) Analytics
3 15 (16.48%) Scrum
4 11 (12.09%) Data Migration
5 10 (10.99%) Project Management
6 9 (9.89%) CRM
7 8 (8.79%) Time Management
8 6 (6.59%) Business Transformation
8 6 (6.59%) Line Management
8 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.49%) API Testing
9 5 (5.49%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.49%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (5.49%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.40%) Digital Analytics
10 4 (4.40%) Health Informatics
10 4 (4.40%) Informatics
10 4 (4.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.38%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.79%) Java
4 5 (5.49%) Python
5 4 (4.40%) C#
5 4 (4.40%) Ruby
6 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.30%) ES6
6 3 (3.30%) Scala
7 2 (2.20%) ABAP
7 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.10%) C
8 1 (1.10%) COBOL
8 1 (1.10%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.20%) Degree
4 2 (2.20%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.10%) PMP
5 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.30%) HL7
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) Docker
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.20%) Terraform
3 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.10%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.10%) Mesos
3 1 (1.10%) SCOM
3 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Apple
3 4 (4.40%) MuleSoft
3 4 (4.40%) OutSystems
4 3 (3.30%) IBM
4 3 (3.30%) SAP
5 2 (2.20%) Avaya
5 2 (2.20%) Google
6 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.10%) BT
6 1 (1.10%) Citrix
6 1 (1.10%) Dell
6 1 (1.10%) HP
6 1 (1.10%) NetApp
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle
6 1 (1.10%) Veeam
6 1 (1.10%) VMware