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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 344 431 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.85% 5.94% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.63% 7.76% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 279 245
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -48.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -23.91%
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
4506 5553 5448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.65% 76.47% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3479 4098 4053
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 75 92
Average hourly rate £15.25 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.60% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.90 £16.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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.

1 198 (29.55%) Finance
2 192 (28.66%) Data Migration
3 155 (23.13%) SQL
4 130 (19.40%) Microsoft
5 127 (18.96%) Windows
6 104 (15.52%) Oracle
7 99 (14.78%) Banking
8 88 (13.13%) SQL Server
9 81 (12.09%) MS Excel
10 63 (9.40%) Linux
11 60 (8.96%) Active Directory
12 58 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
13 57 (8.51%) Project Management
14 56 (8.36%) UNIX
15 54 (8.06%) ETL
16 52 (7.76%) .NET
17 48 (7.16%) Java
18 45 (6.72%) ITIL
18 45 (6.72%) CRM
19 44 (6.57%) VMware
19 44 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
20 41 (6.12%) Investment Banking
21 38 (5.67%) XML
21 38 (5.67%) MS Office
22 35 (5.22%) PRINCE2
22 35 (5.22%) MS Exchange
22 35 (5.22%) Data Analysis
22 35 (5.22%) Windows 7
23 34 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 34 (5.07%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 35 (5.22%) MS Exchange
2 32 (4.78%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (2.24%) IIS
4 15 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (1.94%) Lync
7 12 (1.79%) CMS
8 9 (1.34%) Apache
9 8 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.04%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (1.04%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.75%) SAS
11 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.60%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 81 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.67%) MS Office
3 12 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.49%) MS Project
5 5 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (0.90%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle TCA
7 4 (0.60%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.45%) Agresso
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.45%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.24%) Office 365
2 10 (1.49%) SaaS
3 8 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.75%) Force.com
5 3 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.45%) IaaS
5 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.15%) Heroku
7 1 (0.15%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.88%) SAN
2 21 (3.13%) Firewall
3 16 (2.39%) DNS
3 16 (2.39%) WAN
4 15 (2.24%) Intranet
4 15 (2.24%) Internet
5 12 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (1.79%) VPN
6 11 (1.64%) LAN
7 9 (1.34%) MPLS
8 8 (1.19%) NAS
8 8 (1.19%) VLAN
8 8 (1.19%) SSL
9 7 (1.04%) DHCP
9 7 (1.04%) HTTP
9 7 (1.04%) IP Telephony
10 6 (0.90%) VoIP
11 5 (0.75%) FTP
11 5 (0.75%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (3.88%) Oracle Database
5 23 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 17 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (2.24%) MySQL
10 13 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.49%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.04%) Big Data
13 7 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.75%) MS Access
15 5 (0.75%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.19%) JIRA
3 7 (1.04%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.04%) JMeter
4 6 (0.90%) MSI
5 5 (0.75%) JUnit
5 5 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (0.75%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.75%) Selenium
6 4 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (0.60%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.60%) LSMW
7 3 (0.45%) Maven
7 3 (0.45%) LoadUI
7 3 (0.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.30%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 198 (29.55%) Finance
2 99 (14.78%) Banking
3 41 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 26 (3.88%) Retail
5 20 (2.99%) Front Office
6 13 (1.94%) Legal
7 9 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.34%) Publishing
7 9 (1.34%) French Language
8 7 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.04%) Marketing
9 6 (0.90%) Advertising
9 6 (0.90%) Billing
10 4 (0.60%) Law
10 4 (0.60%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.30%) International Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 116 (17.31%) Analyst
2 90 (13.43%) Developer
3 83 (12.39%) Architect
4 82 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 53 (7.91%) Consultant
6 46 (6.87%) Business Analyst
7 31 (4.63%) Data Analyst
8 26 (3.88%) Data Manager
9 23 (3.43%) SQL Developer
10 21 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (2.99%) DBA
12 19 (2.84%) Technical Architect
12 19 (2.84%) Data Migration Manager
13 18 (2.69%) Migration Project Manager
14 17 (2.54%) Support Engineer
15 16 (2.39%) Test Analyst
16 15 (2.24%) Infrastructure Architect
17 14 (2.09%) Senior Developer
18 13 (1.94%) Administrator
18 13 (1.94%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (7.76%) .NET
2 38 (5.67%) XML
3 30 (4.48%) HTML
4 21 (3.13%) Web Services
5 15 (2.24%) CSS
6 14 (2.09%) SOAP
7 13 (1.94%) ASP.NET
8 11 (1.64%) J2EE
9 9 (1.34%) XSLT
10 8 (1.19%) REST
11 7 (1.04%) WSDL
11 7 (1.04%) XSD
11 7 (1.04%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.04%) jQuery
12 6 (0.90%) JSON
12 6 (0.90%) Visualforce
12 6 (0.90%) Middleware
13 5 (0.75%) JMS
13 5 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (0.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.13%) Replication
3 18 (2.69%) Data Integration
4 15 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.94%) Blackberry
7 12 (1.79%) Derivative
7 12 (1.79%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.49%) Fixed Income
9 9 (1.34%) Equities
10 8 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.04%) NHS
11 7 (1.04%) Reference Data
11 7 (1.04%) Data Conversion
12 6 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.90%) Clustering
13 4 (0.60%) FMCG
13 4 (0.60%) iPhone
13 4 (0.60%) Computer Science
13 4 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 127 (18.96%) Windows
2 63 (9.40%) Linux
3 56 (8.36%) UNIX
4 35 (5.22%) Windows 7
5 28 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (3.28%) Windows XP
8 19 (2.84%) Solaris
9 17 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.49%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.75%) Debian
13 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.30%) Android
13 2 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (0.30%) SUSE
13 2 (0.30%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (28.66%) Data Migration
2 58 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
3 57 (8.51%) Project Management
4 54 (8.06%) ETL
5 45 (6.72%) ITIL
5 45 (6.72%) CRM
6 44 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (5.22%) PRINCE2
7 35 (5.22%) Data Analysis
8 33 (4.93%) Data Cleansing
9 31 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (4.63%) Data Mapping
10 27 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (3.88%) Data Modelling
12 24 (3.58%) Workflow
12 24 (3.58%) Change Management
13 23 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (3.28%) Data Management
15 21 (3.13%) Scrum
16 19 (2.84%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (23.13%) SQL
2 48 (7.16%) Java
3 30 (4.48%) T-SQL
4 24 (3.58%) PL/SQL
5 21 (3.13%) C#
6 19 (2.84%) JavaScript
7 18 (2.69%) PowerShell
8 13 (1.94%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.34%) VBA
10 7 (1.04%) Apex Code
10 7 (1.04%) XPath
11 5 (0.75%) Perl
11 5 (0.75%) C
11 5 (0.75%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.75%) VBScript
12 4 (0.60%) PHP
13 3 (0.45%) Python
14 2 (0.30%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.30%) C++
14 2 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 16 (2.39%) Degree
3 15 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.19%) CCNA
5 8 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.04%) CCNP
6 7 (1.04%) MCITP
6 7 (1.04%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.60%) MCSE
9 3 (0.45%) CCSA
9 3 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.45%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.30%) CCSE
10 2 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.28%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 6 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.75%) SLA
3 5 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.30%) GAAP
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.15%) Basel II
5 1 (0.15%) EMIR
5 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 60 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.04%) vSphere
4 7 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.04%) XenApp
4 7 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.75%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.60%) Veritas File System
7 4 (0.60%) NFS
8 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.15%) Samba
10 1 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.15%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (2.84%) SCCM
2 13 (1.94%) SCOM
3 8 (1.19%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.04%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.75%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.60%) OPNET
7 3 (0.45%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.45%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Control-M
9 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.15%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 130 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 104 (15.52%) Oracle
3 44 (6.57%) VMware
4 34 (5.07%) Cisco
5 30 (4.48%) Citrix
6 28 (4.18%) SAP
7 20 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.84%) Sybase
9 18 (2.69%) Informatica
10 14 (2.09%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.94%) Business Objects
12 12 (1.79%) HP
13 11 (1.64%) IBM
13 11 (1.64%) Dell
14 10 (1.49%) Siebel
15 8 (1.19%) EMC
15 8 (1.19%) NetApp
15 8 (1.19%) Veritas
15 8 (1.19%) Lotus
15 8 (1.19%) CheckPoint
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