The table below looks at the statistics for the Migration Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration Engineer
Rank 193 221 217
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.083% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.090% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £333 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -1.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £220
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5446 6651 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.51% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3991 4847 5151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 137 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £28.78 £43.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Migration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Migration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Migration Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration Engineer across the City of London region.

Migration Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Migration Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Migration Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Migration Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration Engineer across the City of London region.

Migration Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Migration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Migration Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Migration Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Dell
3 4 (30.77%) French Language
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (15.38%) MS Access
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) SAS
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) MS Project
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (7.69%) Finance

Migration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Migration Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Migration Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Base SAS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (30.77%) French Language
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Danish Language
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) ETL
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Email Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint