The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills 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 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
Rank 30 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 324 414 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.50% 5.75% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 7.51% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 284 288
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Average hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -38.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £16.60 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.48 £20.60 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -36.36%
Migration
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Migration
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 across the City of London region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Migration
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 across the City of London region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Migration
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 citing Migration also 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 that cited Migration.

1 202 (30.10%) Data Migration
2 198 (29.51%) Finance
3 166 (24.74%) SQL
4 122 (18.18%) Windows
5 117 (17.44%) Microsoft
6 108 (16.10%) Oracle
7 95 (14.16%) SQL Server
7 95 (14.16%) Banking
8 67 (9.99%) MS Excel
9 61 (9.09%) Linux
10 56 (8.35%) ETL
10 56 (8.35%) Project Management
11 53 (7.90%) Active Directory
11 53 (7.90%) UNIX
12 51 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
14 47 (7.00%) VMware
14 47 (7.00%) .NET
15 44 (6.56%) Java
15 44 (6.56%) Data Analysis
16 41 (6.11%) ITIL
17 39 (5.81%) CRM
18 37 (5.51%) MS Office
18 37 (5.51%) Windows 7
19 36 (5.37%) Data Mapping
19 36 (5.37%) XML
20 35 (5.22%) Cisco
20 35 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 34 (5.07%) Investment Banking
22 33 (4.92%) PRINCE2

Migration
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 citing Migration also 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 that cited Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 29 (4.32%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.24%) IIS
4 14 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (1.94%) Lync
5 13 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (1.94%) Apache
5 13 (1.94%) CMS
6 10 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.89%) IBM Notes
8 6 (0.89%) SAS
8 6 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.60%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.45%) Confluence
11 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 67 (9.99%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.51%) MS Office
3 13 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.79%) MS Project
5 7 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.15%) FastStats
9 1 (0.15%) Mingle
9 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (1.04%) SAP SD
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.60%) Summit
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle TCA
6 4 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.45%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.94%) Office 365
2 10 (1.49%) SaaS
3 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.60%) Force.com
5 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Heroku
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.17%) SAN
2 17 (2.53%) Internet
3 16 (2.38%) DNS
3 16 (2.38%) Intranet
4 15 (2.24%) Firewall
5 14 (2.09%) WAN
6 12 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (1.79%) NAS
7 11 (1.64%) VPN
7 11 (1.64%) LAN
8 10 (1.49%) MPLS
9 8 (1.19%) HTTP
9 8 (1.19%) SSL
10 7 (1.04%) VLAN
10 7 (1.04%) LDAP
10 7 (1.04%) DHCP
10 7 (1.04%) VoIP
10 7 (1.04%) IP Telephony
11 6 (0.89%) FTP
11 6 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (3.58%) Oracle Database
5 23 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (3.13%) MySQL
7 15 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.04%) Big Data
12 7 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.75%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.75%) MS Access
15 4 (0.60%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.64%) JIRA
3 7 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.89%) JMeter
4 6 (0.89%) JUnit
4 6 (0.89%) MSI
4 6 (0.89%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.89%) Selenium
5 5 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.75%) Maven
6 4 (0.60%) LSMW
6 4 (0.60%) Toad
6 4 (0.60%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.45%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.45%) LoadUI
7 3 (0.45%) TestDirector
7 3 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 198 (29.51%) Finance
2 95 (14.16%) Banking
3 34 (5.07%) Investment Banking
4 28 (4.17%) Retail
5 16 (2.38%) Legal
6 14 (2.09%) Front Office
7 10 (1.49%) Publishing
7 10 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.34%) Marketing
8 9 (1.34%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.19%) French Language
10 7 (1.04%) Billing
11 5 (0.75%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.60%) Back Office
12 4 (0.60%) Law
12 4 (0.60%) Advertising
12 4 (0.60%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.30%) International Banking
13 2 (0.30%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (19.67%) Analyst
2 88 (13.11%) Developer
3 79 (11.77%) Architect
3 79 (11.77%) Project Manager
4 53 (7.90%) Business Analyst
5 51 (7.60%) Consultant
6 36 (5.37%) Data Analyst
7 25 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (3.58%) Technical Architect
9 23 (3.43%) SQL Developer
10 22 (3.28%) DBA
11 20 (2.98%) Data Manager
12 17 (2.53%) Test Analyst
12 17 (2.53%) Data Migration Analyst
13 15 (2.24%) Data Migration Manager
13 15 (2.24%) Administrator
13 15 (2.24%) Infrastructure Architect
14 14 (2.09%) Migration Project Manager
15 13 (1.94%) Migration Engineer
15 13 (1.94%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.00%) .NET
2 36 (5.37%) XML
3 30 (4.47%) HTML
4 24 (3.58%) Web Services
5 17 (2.53%) CSS
6 15 (2.24%) ASP.NET
7 14 (2.09%) J2EE
7 14 (2.09%) SOAP
8 9 (1.34%) XSLT
9 8 (1.19%) REST
10 7 (1.04%) Middleware
10 7 (1.04%) WSDL
10 7 (1.04%) XSD
11 6 (0.89%) Spring
11 6 (0.89%) JSON
11 6 (0.89%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.75%) jQuery
12 5 (0.75%) Application Packaging
12 5 (0.75%) Visualforce
12 5 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.28%) Replication
3 18 (2.68%) Data Integration
4 14 (2.09%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.94%) Derivative
6 12 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.64%) Blackberry
7 11 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.49%) Equities
8 10 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.19%) Clustering
9 8 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (1.04%) FMCG
10 7 (1.04%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.04%) Data Conversion
11 5 (0.75%) Open Source
11 5 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.60%) PMI
12 4 (0.60%) User Experience
12 4 (0.60%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 122 (18.18%) Windows
2 61 (9.09%) Linux
3 53 (7.90%) UNIX
4 37 (5.51%) Windows 7
5 28 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (3.58%) Solaris
7 22 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (2.38%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.04%) Debian
12 3 (0.45%) AIX
13 2 (0.30%) SUSE
13 2 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
14 1 (0.15%) Android
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (30.10%) Data Migration
2 56 (8.35%) ETL
2 56 (8.35%) Project Management
3 51 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 44 (6.56%) Data Analysis
6 41 (6.11%) ITIL
7 39 (5.81%) CRM
8 36 (5.37%) Data Mapping
9 33 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 32 (4.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
11 28 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (4.02%) Workflow
12 27 (4.02%) Change Management
13 26 (3.87%) Data Modelling
14 25 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (3.58%) Scrum
15 24 (3.58%) Data Management
16 20 (2.98%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (24.74%) SQL
2 44 (6.56%) Java
3 29 (4.32%) T-SQL
4 28 (4.17%) C#
5 17 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 17 (2.53%) PL/SQL
6 16 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 11 (1.64%) Perl
7 11 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.19%) PHP
9 7 (1.04%) Apex Code
9 7 (1.04%) VBA
10 6 (0.89%) XPath
11 5 (0.75%) C
12 4 (0.60%) C++
12 4 (0.60%) VBScript
12 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.45%) Python
13 3 (0.45%) VB
13 3 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 19 (2.83%) Degree
3 16 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.19%) CCNP
6 8 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.04%) MCITP
7 7 (1.04%) CCNA
8 5 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.45%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.30%) CCSA
11 2 (0.30%) CCSE
11 2 (0.30%) MCSE
11 2 (0.30%) CCIE
11 2 (0.30%) ISEB
11 2 (0.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.58%) QA
2 9 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.75%) SLA
5 4 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) WCAG
6 1 (0.15%) Basel III
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.15%) Basel II
6 1 (0.15%) GAAP
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 53 (7.90%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (1.49%) XenApp
5 8 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.89%) vSphere
7 6 (0.89%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.75%) NFS
9 4 (0.60%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.60%) Veritas File System
10 3 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.30%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.30%) XenServer
12 1 (0.15%) Postfix
12 1 (0.15%) Squid
12 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (3.28%) SCCM
2 10 (1.49%) NetBackup
3 9 (1.34%) SCOM
3 9 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.04%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.60%) OPNET
6 4 (0.60%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.60%) Puppet
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (0.45%) Salt
7 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.45%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.45%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.30%) Control-M
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 117 (17.44%) Microsoft
2 108 (16.10%) Oracle
3 47 (7.00%) VMware
4 35 (5.22%) Cisco
5 32 (4.77%) Citrix
6 27 (4.02%) SAP
7 20 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.83%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.38%) Informatica
9 16 (2.38%) HP
10 14 (2.09%) Sybase
10 14 (2.09%) Dell
11 13 (1.94%) IBM
12 11 (1.64%) Business Objects
12 11 (1.64%) EMC
13 9 (1.34%) Veritas
14 8 (1.19%) Juniper
14 8 (1.19%) Sun
15 7 (1.04%) NetApp
16 6 (0.89%) Cognos
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Energon Global
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £370.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
CPS Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago