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 3 months to 26 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.

Data Migration
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 64 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 64 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.13% 2.71% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 3.28% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 55 48
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +9.25% +3.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.37% -  

Data 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1707 2467 1821
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.51% 82.62% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 1478 1128
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 54 76
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Data Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
Warwickshire +23 17 £405 -18.18%
Birmingham +4 16 £475 +27.51% 2
Coventry +7 10 £481 +26.22% 2
Staffordshire -1 7 £232 -46.97%
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 135 (100.00%) Migration
2 33 (24.44%) SQL
3 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (20.74%) Finance
5 25 (18.52%) Data Analysis
6 22 (16.30%) Microsoft
7 20 (14.81%) SAP
7 20 (14.81%) CRM
7 20 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 18 (13.33%) Oracle
8 18 (13.33%) Validation
9 17 (12.59%) Microsoft Excel
10 16 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (11.11%) ETL
11 15 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
11 15 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (9.63%) Data Management
13 12 (8.89%) Data Cleansing
13 12 (8.89%) Data Quality
13 12 (8.89%) Scrum
14 11 (8.15%) Project Management
14 11 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (8.15%) Functional Testing
14 11 (8.15%) Security Cleared
15 10 (7.41%) SC Cleared
15 10 (7.41%) Data Validation
15 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (7.41%) PL/SQL
16 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
16 9 (6.67%) ISEB

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 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.48%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (12.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.96%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.96%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.48%) iTrent
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.48%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.74%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.74%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.74%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.19%) Office 365
2 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.96%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (2.22%) Boomi
5 2 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.70%) DataStage
4 5 (3.70%) Power BI
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.22%) MS Access
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.48%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.74%) Big Data
8 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) SoapUI
2 3 (2.22%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.22%) JIRA
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.74%) JMeter
4 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.74%) LSMW
4 1 (0.74%) Selenium
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (20.74%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Marketing
3 5 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.22%) Retail
5 2 (1.48%) Automotive
5 2 (1.48%) Billing
5 2 (1.48%) Law
5 2 (1.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.48%) Local Government
5 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 49 (36.30%) Analyst
2 21 (15.56%) Data Analyst
3 16 (11.85%) Business Analyst
4 15 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
5 14 (10.37%) Data Migration Analyst
6 13 (9.63%) Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.41%) Data Manager
9 9 (6.67%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.93%) Consultant
10 8 (5.93%) Data Migration Lead
10 8 (5.93%) Test Manager
11 7 (5.19%) Applications Manager
11 7 (5.19%) CRM Analyst
11 7 (5.19%) Data Migration Manager
11 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Test Manager
11 7 (5.19%) Migration Manager
12 6 (4.44%) Data Migration Specialist
12 6 (4.44%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.44%) .NET
1 6 (4.44%) Web Services
1 6 (4.44%) XML
2 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (3.70%) CSS
2 5 (3.70%) HTML
2 5 (3.70%) SOAP
3 3 (2.22%) Gherkin
3 3 (2.22%) REST
3 3 (2.22%) Visualforce
4 2 (1.48%) JSON
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.74%) Middleware
5 1 (0.74%) SAP CO-PA
5 1 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Data Structures
2 8 (5.93%) Private Cloud
3 5 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.96%) NHS
5 3 (2.22%) CMDB
5 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.74%) Life Science
6 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.48%) Windows
2 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (100.00%) Migration
2 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.52%) Data Analysis
4 20 (14.81%) CRM
4 20 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 18 (13.33%) Validation
6 16 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.11%) ETL
7 15 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (9.63%) Data Management
9 12 (8.89%) Data Cleansing
9 12 (8.89%) Scrum
10 11 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (8.15%) Functional Testing
10 11 (8.15%) Project Management
11 10 (7.41%) Data Validation
11 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (6.67%) System Testing
13 8 (5.93%) BDD
13 8 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.44%) SQL
2 10 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.22%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.74%) C#
5 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.74%) VB
5 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.67%) ISEB
4 6 (4.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.48%) Degree
5 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.74%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.74%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.81%) SAP
3 18 (13.33%) Oracle
4 7 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.70%) HP
6 3 (2.22%) Dell
6 3 (2.22%) Informatica
7 2 (1.48%) IBM
7 2 (1.48%) Kronos
8 1 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.74%) Cognos
8 1 (0.74%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.74%) hybris
8 1 (0.74%) IDERA
8 1 (0.74%) RedGate
8 1 (0.74%) Tableau