Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 October 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.

Data Migration
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 84 75
Rank change year-on-year -31 -9 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 91 109 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.78% 2.34% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.78% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 73 114
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £312 £217 £287
90th Percentile £599 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.55 - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year - +14.75% -

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,348 3,921 5,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.17% 84.09% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,616 2,496 3,100
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 135 140
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.95% +42.74% -16.67%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.74
90th Percentile £30.98 £53.75 £39.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Data Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in the West Midlands

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in the West Midlands

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in the West Midlands

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in the West Midlands

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Birmingham -8 26 £450 +2.86% 8
Coventry -15 15 £525 +20.00% 1
Warwickshire -3 11 £550 +37.50%
Wolverhampton +5 10 £475 -
Shropshire -33 10 £350 -17.65%
Solihull +1 6 £334 -12.04%
Staffordshire -16 3 £400 +60.76% 1
Worcestershire -4 2 - -
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 91 (100.00%) Migration
2 45 (49.45%) SQL
3 26 (28.57%) Oracle
4 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
5 22 (24.18%) CRM
5 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (19.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (18.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (18.68%) ETL
8 16 (17.58%) Marketing
8 16 (17.58%) Dynamics CRM
9 15 (16.48%) Dynamics 365
10 14 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
10 14 (15.38%) OO
10 14 (15.38%) SAP
10 14 (15.38%) C#
10 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 14 (15.38%) Workflow
10 14 (15.38%) WCF
10 14 (15.38%) Data Quality
10 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
10 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (14.29%) Change Management
11 13 (14.29%) PL/SQL
11 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 13 (14.29%) .NET
12 12 (13.19%) OOP
12 12 (13.19%) Finance
12 12 (13.19%) Data Analysis
12 12 (13.19%) Problem Management

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (8.79%) Confluence
2 6 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Drupal
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.40%) SAP MDG
3 2 (2.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.40%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (4.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.30%) Office 365
5 3 (3.30%) PaaS
6 2 (2.20%) SaaS
7 1 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.10%) SAN
2 1 (1.10%) SMS
2 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (18.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
5 10 (10.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (5.49%) MySQL
9 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.20%) Power BI
10 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.10%) Data Lake
11 1 (1.10%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.49%) JIRA
4 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.20%) MagicDraw
5 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.10%) Selenium
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (17.58%) Marketing
2 12 (13.19%) Finance
3 9 (9.89%) Back Office
4 8 (8.79%) Local Government
5 5 (5.49%) Retail
6 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.30%) Electronics
7 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.10%) Automotive
9 1 (1.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Developer
2 15 (16.48%) Architect
3 14 (15.38%) Consultant
4 13 (14.29%) Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) SQL Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Project Manager
7 9 (9.89%) PL/SQL Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Data Architect
9 7 (7.69%) Business Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) CRM Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Migration Engineer
11 5 (5.49%) Technical Architect
12 4 (4.40%) SAP Consultant
12 4 (4.40%) Scrum Master
12 4 (4.40%) SQL Analyst
13 3 (3.30%) Data Migration Consultant
13 3 (3.30%) Data Migration Project Manager
13 3 (3.30%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
1 14 (15.38%) WCF
2 13 (14.29%) .NET
2 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.20%) JSP
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.20%) Servlets
3 2 (2.20%) Spring
4 1 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.10%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.10%) RESTful
4 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.40%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.10%) Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) FMCG
4 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.10%) Replication
4 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) Windows
3 6 (6.59%) Unix
4 4 (4.40%) Solaris
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) Migration
2 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.18%) CRM
3 17 (18.68%) ETL
4 14 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
4 14 (15.38%) OO
4 14 (15.38%) Workflow
5 13 (14.29%) Change Management
6 12 (13.19%) Data Analysis
6 12 (13.19%) OOP
6 12 (13.19%) Problem Management
7 11 (12.09%) Data Architecture
8 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.99%) Scrum
9 9 (9.89%) Data Management
9 9 (9.89%) Project Management
10 8 (8.79%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.79%) Integration Testing
10 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (49.45%) SQL
2 14 (15.38%) C#
2 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.79%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (2.20%) Java
5 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.10%) C
6 1 (1.10%) PHP
6 1 (1.10%) Python
6 1 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Degree
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.10%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.10%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.30%) QA
3 2 (2.20%) GDPR
4 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) Oracle
2 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.38%) SAP
4 7 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (6.59%) VMware
6 4 (4.40%) PlateSpin
7 2 (2.20%) BT
7 2 (2.20%) Tableau
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco
8 1 (1.10%) Mercator
8 1 (1.10%) Remedy
8 1 (1.10%) Sage
8 1 (1.10%) Talend