Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 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.

Data Migration
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 80 64
Rank change year-on-year -28 -16 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 96 110 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.96% 2.33% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.79% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 79 101
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £325 £273 £285
90th Percentile £575 £545 £585
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.55 - £13.00
England median hourly rate £16.95 £18.10 £15.25
% change year-on-year -6.35% +18.69% -

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 4,245 3,937 4,590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 86.79% 83.50% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,635 2,520 2,757
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £238 £250
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 142 147
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £24.99 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.97% +38.83% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.67 £10.61
90th Percentile £45.00 £48.75 £40.12
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 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
Birmingham +3 37 £475 +11.76% 8
Coventry +2 26 £463 +5.71% 5
Warwickshire -3 8 £525 +27.27% 1
Solihull +8 5 £363 -4.61%
Shropshire -46 4 £350 -17.65% 1
Worcestershire -4 2 - - 1
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 96 (100.00%) Migration
2 38 (39.58%) SQL
3 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 28 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (23.96%) Data Analysis
7 20 (20.83%) Microservices
8 19 (19.79%) Oracle
9 18 (18.75%) ETL
10 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
11 16 (16.67%) CRM
11 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 16 (16.67%) C#
11 16 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
12 15 (15.63%) Data Modelling
13 14 (14.58%) Validation
13 14 (14.58%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (13.54%) SaaS
14 13 (13.54%) PaaS
14 13 (13.54%) REST
14 13 (13.54%) NServiceBus
14 13 (13.54%) .NET
14 13 (13.54%) SOAP
14 13 (13.54%) Dynamics 365
15 12 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (12.50%) Change Management
15 12 (12.50%) Data Architecture
16 11 (11.46%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (13.54%) NServiceBus
2 6 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.08%) Apache
3 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.04%) CMS
4 1 (1.04%) Drupal
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (2.08%) SAP MDG
4 2 (2.08%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (2.08%) Scribe Insight
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (1.04%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.04%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 13 (13.54%) Dynamics 365
3 13 (13.54%) PaaS
3 13 (13.54%) SaaS
4 11 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (4.17%) Serverless
7 2 (2.08%) IaaS
7 2 (2.08%) Scribe Online
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.04%) Office 365
8 1 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) VPN
3 1 (1.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 24 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
5 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.17%) MySQL
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (3.13%) Data Lake
9 3 (3.13%) Power BI
9 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.08%) MagicDraw
6 1 (1.04%) Selenium
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (10.42%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Publishing
3 5 (5.21%) Retail
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Architect
4 11 (11.46%) Consultant
5 10 (10.42%) .NET Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Data Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Analyst Developer
7 7 (7.29%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) CRM Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) CRM Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) Data Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.54%) .NET
1 13 (13.54%) REST
1 13 (13.54%) SOAP
2 11 (11.46%) JSON
2 11 (11.46%) XML
3 10 (10.42%) XML Schema
4 9 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 8 (8.33%) .NET Core
6 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.08%) CSS
7 2 (2.08%) JSP
7 2 (2.08%) MDX
7 2 (2.08%) Servlets
7 2 (2.08%) Spring
8 1 (1.04%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.04%) Apache CXF
8 1 (1.04%) Kafka
8 1 (1.04%) RESTful
8 1 (1.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.08%) PKI
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.04%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.04%) Replication
5 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Linux
2 6 (6.25%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) Solaris
4 3 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Migration
2 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) Data Analysis
3 20 (20.83%) Microservices
4 18 (18.75%) ETL
5 16 (16.67%) CRM
6 15 (15.63%) Data Modelling
7 14 (14.58%) Validation
8 12 (12.50%) Change Management
8 12 (12.50%) Data Architecture
9 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.29%) Data Management
11 6 (6.25%) API Development
11 6 (6.25%) CQRS
11 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (5.21%) Case Management
12 5 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (5.21%) Identity Management
12 5 (5.21%) SDLC
12 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) SQL
2 16 (16.67%) C#
2 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 8 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.21%) ANSI SQL
5 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.08%) C
6 2 (2.08%) Java
7 1 (1.04%) PHP
7 1 (1.04%) Python
7 1 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.04%) CISM
4 1 (1.04%) CISSP
4 1 (1.04%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.04%) OCA
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.08%) GDPR
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Oracle
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.25%) VMware
4 5 (5.21%) PlateSpin
4 5 (5.21%) SAP
5 4 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.13%) EMC
6 3 (3.13%) NGA Human Resources
6 3 (3.13%) Northgate
7 2 (2.08%) Ariba
7 2 (2.08%) Dell
7 2 (2.08%) Isilon
8 1 (1.04%) Talend