Period
to 19 January 2019

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 6 months to 19 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 36 43
Rank change year-on-year +20 +7 -19
Contract jobs citing Migration 275 169 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 8.29% 5.56% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.54% 6.52% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 128 84
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £258 £177
90th Percentile £575 £566 £534
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.81% -9.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.79 £17.50 £21.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.66% -16.91% +38.11%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.17 £13.00
90th Percentile £13.00 £20.02 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.79 £15.86 £18.88
% change year-on-year -25.69% -15.97% +25.83%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,882 2,594 2,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 86.91% 85.41% 86.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,956 1,773 1,808
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 72 72
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -5.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.81 £10.20
90th Percentile £30.75 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year +1.47% +14.36% -0.90%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 6 months to 19 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
Leeds +18 168 £450 +12.50% 25
Bradford +13 47 £400 -27.27% 3
Halifax 0 9 £375 +6.84%
Wakefield +3 7 £350 -6.67%
Bingley - 6 £375 -
Pontefract +3 3 £425 -
Huddersfield -11 2 £275 -24.14% 1
Pudsey +5 1 £459 +16.94%
Brighouse - 1 - -
Migration
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 87 (31.64%) Data Migration
2 56 (20.36%) SQL
3 53 (19.27%) Windows
4 48 (17.45%) Microsoft
5 43 (15.64%) Finance
6 37 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (12.73%) SQL Server
8 34 (12.36%) ETL
9 33 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 31 (11.27%) Active Directory
10 31 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 29 (10.55%) Project Management
12 27 (9.82%) SharePoint
12 27 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (9.82%) Office 365
13 26 (9.45%) VMware
14 25 (9.09%) Data Centre
15 24 (8.73%) Data Analysis
16 23 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (8.00%) Linux
17 22 (8.00%) Windows Server
18 21 (7.64%) Power BI
18 21 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (7.64%) DevOps
18 21 (7.64%) Data Quality
19 20 (7.27%) Security Cleared
19 20 (7.27%) Windows 10
20 19 (6.91%) Firewall

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 27 (9.82%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.18%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.27%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.55%) Confluence
4 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.45%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.09%) nginx
7 2 (0.73%) CICS
7 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.36%) CMS
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.36%) SAS
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (4.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.36%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.82%) Office 365
3 8 (2.91%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.55%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.18%) OneDrive
6 4 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.45%) SaaS
6 4 (1.45%) Serverless
7 3 (1.09%) Slack
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.73%) Route 53
8 2 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) IaaS
9 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.91%) Firewall
2 10 (3.64%) Skype
3 7 (2.55%) DNS
4 6 (2.18%) DHCP
5 4 (1.45%) HTTP
5 4 (1.45%) SSH
5 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.09%) SAN
6 3 (1.09%) WAN
7 2 (0.73%) Broadband
7 2 (0.73%) Intranet
7 2 (0.73%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.36%) LAN
8 1 (0.36%) SMS
8 1 (0.36%) SSL
8 1 (0.36%) VoIP
8 1 (0.36%) VPN
8 1 (0.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (12.73%) SQL Server
3 33 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (7.64%) Power BI
6 14 (5.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (4.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.64%) MS Access
9 7 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.18%) MySQL
10 6 (2.18%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.45%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.09%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.64%) JIRA
2 8 (2.91%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.45%) Bitbucket
3 4 (1.45%) git-flow
4 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.09%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.73%) Selenium
5 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (15.64%) Finance
2 11 (4.00%) Banking
3 8 (2.91%) Games
4 7 (2.55%) Retail
5 5 (1.82%) Legal
6 4 (1.45%) Marketing
6 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.73%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (16.73%) Analyst
2 44 (16.00%) Developer
3 35 (12.73%) Architect
4 22 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 21 (7.64%) Solutions Architect
5 21 (7.64%) SQL Developer
6 19 (6.91%) Data Analyst
7 16 (5.82%) Consultant
8 12 (4.36%) Office 365 Engineer
9 11 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
10 10 (3.64%) Business Analyst
11 9 (3.27%) Coordinator
11 9 (3.27%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (2.91%) Firewall Engineer
12 8 (2.91%) Network Engineer
13 6 (2.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (2.18%) Lead Architect
13 6 (2.18%) Test Analyst
13 6 (2.18%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.18%) REST
2 5 (1.82%) SOAP
2 5 (1.82%) XML
3 4 (1.45%) JSON
3 4 (1.45%) OAuth
3 4 (1.45%) Web Services
4 3 (1.09%) HTML
5 2 (0.73%) .NET
5 2 (0.73%) CSS
5 2 (0.73%) MDX
5 2 (0.73%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.36%) CSS3
6 1 (0.36%) Doctrine
6 1 (0.36%) HTML5
6 1 (0.36%) JAX-RS
6 1 (0.36%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.36%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.64%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.27%) PKI
5 8 (2.91%) Freedom of Information
5 8 (2.91%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.82%) NHS
6 5 (1.82%) User Experience
7 4 (1.45%) Clustering
7 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.09%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.73%) e-Health
9 2 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.73%) LIMS
9 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.73%) PACS
10 1 (0.36%) CMDB
10 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.27%) Windows
2 22 (8.00%) Linux
2 22 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.27%) Windows 10
4 8 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (2.91%) Unix
4 8 (2.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.73%) zOS
9 1 (0.36%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.36%) HPUX
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.36%) SUSE
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (31.64%) Data Migration
2 34 (12.36%) ETL
3 31 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (10.55%) Project Management
5 24 (8.73%) Data Analysis
6 23 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (7.64%) DevOps
8 18 (6.55%) Data Architecture
8 18 (6.55%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (5.45%) Data Cleansing
10 14 (5.09%) ETL Development
11 12 (4.36%) Analytics
12 11 (4.00%) Coaching
12 11 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (4.00%) TOGAF
12 11 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (3.64%) Release Management
14 9 (3.27%) Microservices
14 9 (3.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (20.36%) SQL
2 16 (5.82%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.27%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.91%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.18%) Python
5 6 (2.18%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.82%) C#
6 5 (1.82%) Java
6 5 (1.82%) Perl
7 4 (1.45%) VBA
8 2 (0.73%) COBOL
8 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.73%) JCL
9 1 (0.36%) PHP
9 1 (0.36%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.36%) Ruby
9 1 (0.36%) Scala
9 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.82%) Degree
4 2 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.73%) MCP
4 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.73%) PMP
5 1 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.36%) APMG
5 1 (0.36%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) CCSP
5 1 (0.36%) CISSP
5 1 (0.36%) MCSA
5 1 (0.36%) MCSE
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.64%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.27%) GDPR
3 4 (1.45%) QA
4 2 (0.73%) HL7
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) PMO
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.64%) Docker
4 4 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.09%) XenApp
6 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.36%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.91%) Puppet
1 8 (2.91%) Terraform
2 6 (2.18%) Ansible
3 5 (1.82%) SCCM
4 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.09%) PowerCLI
6 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.36%) Grafana
7 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.36%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.36%) Salt
7 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.45%) VMware
3 17 (6.18%) Cisco
3 17 (6.18%) SAP
4 7 (2.55%) Oracle
5 5 (1.82%) NetApp
5 5 (1.82%) Splunk
6 4 (1.45%) Brocade
6 4 (1.45%) Citrix
6 4 (1.45%) Dell
7 3 (1.09%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.09%) F5
7 3 (1.09%) HP
7 3 (1.09%) IronPort
7 3 (1.09%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.09%) Tableau
8 2 (0.73%) Apple
8 2 (0.73%) IBM Sterling
8 2 (0.73%) Ivanti
8 2 (0.73%) Lotus