The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Migration
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 44 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10  
Contract jobs citing Migration 49 77 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.62% 3.79% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 4.49% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 42
Median daily rate £419 £378 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.92% +2.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £541 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.56 £14.38 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.20% -24.34%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -17.10%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1168 1716 1769
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.33% 84.45% 86.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 1219 1132
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 40
Median hourly rate £10.89 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.26% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.81 £9.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.85 £35.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in West Yorkshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in West Yorkshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in West Yorkshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in West Yorkshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Leeds -2 28 £425 +6.25% 8
Halifax +5 8 £479 +26.82%
Bradford -7 4 £305 -18.66% 2
Wakefield +1 3 £338 -10.00%
Huddersfield +3 2 £413 - 1
Migration
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 36 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.60%) Data Centre
3 26 (20.80%) Finance
4 24 (19.20%) Data Migration
5 21 (16.80%) SQL
6 19 (15.20%) Project Management
6 19 (15.20%) Windows
7 17 (13.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (11.20%) SQL Server
9 13 (10.40%) Cisco
9 13 (10.40%) ETL
9 13 (10.40%) Banking
10 12 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (9.60%) VMware
10 12 (9.60%) JavaScript
10 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (9.60%) F5
11 11 (8.80%) QA
11 11 (8.80%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (8.80%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (8.80%) HTML
11 11 (8.80%) .NET
11 11 (8.80%) Brocade
12 10 (8.00%) Retail
12 10 (8.00%) SharePoint
13 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
13 9 (7.20%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (6.40%) NX-OS
14 8 (6.40%) Data Protection
14 8 (6.40%) FCoE

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.20%) Confluence
4 3 (2.40%) IIS
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.60%) CMS
5 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.60%) nginx
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.80%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.80%) SAS
6 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.60%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Maximo
2 1 (0.80%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.80%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.20%) Office 365
2 4 (3.20%) Slack
3 2 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.80%) GitHub
4 1 (0.80%) IaaS
4 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.80%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (8.80%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (7.20%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (6.40%) FCoE
3 8 (6.40%) Firewall
3 8 (6.40%) NetScaler
3 8 (6.40%) NX-OS
4 6 (4.80%) WAN
5 5 (4.00%) LAN
6 4 (3.20%) BGP
6 4 (3.20%) EIGRP
6 4 (3.20%) SAN
6 4 (3.20%) VLAN
6 4 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.40%) DHCP
7 3 (2.40%) DMVPN
7 3 (2.40%) DNS
7 3 (2.40%) Internet
7 3 (2.40%) IOS XR
7 3 (2.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.40%) DB2
6 3 (2.40%) DB2 UDB
6 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.40%) MS Access
6 3 (2.40%) OLTP
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.60%) Big Data
7 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.60%) MySQL
7 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.60%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.20%) JIRA
3 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.60%) GitLab
4 2 (1.60%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.80%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.80%) Hudson
5 1 (0.80%) JUnit
5 1 (0.80%) NUnit
5 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 26 (20.80%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Banking
3 10 (8.00%) Retail
4 7 (5.60%) Advertising
4 7 (5.60%) Games
5 5 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.20%) Marketing
7 3 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.40%) Publishing
8 2 (1.60%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.80%) Automotive
9 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (16.00%) Project Manager
2 15 (12.00%) Analyst
3 13 (10.40%) Developer
4 10 (8.00%) Consultant
5 9 (7.20%) Administrator
6 8 (6.40%) Programme Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Migration Manager
8 6 (4.80%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) DBA
9 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.20%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (3.20%) Migration Project Manager
10 4 (3.20%) Network Designer
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.20%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) .NET
1 11 (8.80%) HTML
2 5 (4.00%) jQuery
3 4 (3.20%) CSS
3 4 (3.20%) Node.js
3 4 (3.20%) XML
4 3 (2.40%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.40%) REST
5 2 (1.60%) Dropwizard
5 2 (1.60%) HTML5
5 2 (1.60%) Spring
5 2 (1.60%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.60%) Spring Security
6 1 (0.80%) Apache CXF
6 1 (0.80%) ISPF
6 1 (0.80%) MDX
6 1 (0.80%) SOAP
6 1 (0.80%) Web Services
6 1 (0.80%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.60%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.40%) DataPower
4 3 (2.40%) HACMP
4 3 (2.40%) NHS
4 3 (2.40%) Replication
5 2 (1.60%) Clustering
5 2 (1.60%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.60%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.80%) PACS
6 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.20%) Windows
2 7 (5.60%) Linux
2 7 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.00%) Unix
3 5 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.20%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.40%) SUSE
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.60%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.60%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.20%) Data Migration
2 19 (15.20%) Project Management
3 17 (13.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (10.40%) ETL
5 12 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
7 8 (6.40%) Data Protection
7 8 (6.40%) ITIL
8 7 (5.60%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.80%) Change Management
10 5 (4.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.00%) High Availability
10 5 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.00%) Open Source
10 5 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.00%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.00%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.80%) SQL
2 12 (9.60%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.80%) C
4 5 (4.00%) C#
4 5 (4.00%) Java
5 4 (3.20%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.40%) AWK
6 3 (2.40%) Delphi
7 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.60%) PHP
7 2 (1.60%) Progress 4GL
7 2 (1.60%) Python
8 1 (0.80%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.80%) COBOL
8 1 (0.80%) Fortran
8 1 (0.80%) JCL
8 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.80%) REXX
8 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.00%) Degree
3 4 (3.20%) CCNP
3 4 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.40%) MCSE
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.80%) ISEB
5 1 (0.80%) PhD
5 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.80%) PMO
3 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (2.40%) FortiGate
1 3 (2.40%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (2.40%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.40%) OPNET
1 3 (2.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.60%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.60%) Puppet
2 2 (1.60%) Rancher
2 2 (1.60%) SCCM
3 1 (0.80%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.80%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.80%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.40%) Cisco
3 12 (9.60%) F5
3 12 (9.60%) VMware
4 11 (8.80%) Brocade
5 7 (5.60%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.00%) BMC
7 4 (3.20%) HP
7 4 (3.20%) IBM
7 4 (3.20%) Splunk
8 3 (2.40%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.40%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.40%) EMC
8 3 (2.40%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.40%) Motorola
8 3 (2.40%) NetApp
8 3 (2.40%) Oracle
8 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.40%) TippingPoint
9 2 (1.60%) Apple
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