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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 29 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 350 325 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.00% 5.65% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.71% 7.30% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 241 340
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £270 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
Average hourly rate £14.93 £24.00 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.81% -51.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £16.90 £14.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.07 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.57 £20.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year
-7.15% +8.40%
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
4539 4454 5397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.79% 77.38% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3588 3328 4054
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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.

1 227 (35.47%) Finance
2 202 (31.56%) Data Migration
3 146 (22.81%) SQL
4 133 (20.78%) Windows
5 110 (17.19%) Microsoft
6 98 (15.31%) Banking
7 84 (13.13%) Oracle
7 84 (13.13%) SQL Server
8 74 (11.56%) Project Management
9 68 (10.63%) Data Centre
10 62 (9.69%) VMware
11 57 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (8.75%) Active Directory
13 54 (8.44%) Linux
14 52 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
15 49 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
16 48 (7.50%) ETL
16 48 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (7.34%) CRM
17 47 (7.34%) UNIX
18 45 (7.03%) .NET
18 45 (7.03%) MS Excel
19 41 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
20 40 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
20 40 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
20 40 (6.25%) ITIL
21 39 (6.09%) PRINCE2
21 39 (6.09%) SharePoint
22 38 (5.94%) Data Cleansing
23 36 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 39 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 18 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 18 (2.81%) Lync
4 15 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (2.34%) CMS
5 12 (1.88%) IIS
6 8 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.09%) SAS
8 6 (0.94%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.94%) IBM Notes
8 6 (0.94%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.63%) nginx
10 4 (0.63%) Apache
10 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 45 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.44%) MS Office
3 13 (2.03%) MS Project
4 11 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.94%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.78%) Agresso
4 5 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.63%) HFM
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.63%) Maximo
6 3 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.47%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.31%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.31%) MultiFonds
7 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.50%) Office 365
2 10 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.94%) SaaS
4 5 (0.78%) IaaS
4 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.47%) Taleo
6 2 (0.31%) Yammer
7 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.16%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) Force.com
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.06%) WAN
2 22 (3.44%) Firewall
3 20 (3.13%) SAN
4 18 (2.81%) LAN
5 15 (2.34%) DNS
5 15 (2.34%) SSL
6 10 (1.56%) NAS
7 9 (1.41%) DHCP
8 8 (1.25%) PBX
9 7 (1.09%) Intranet
10 6 (0.94%) Internet
10 6 (0.94%) VoIP
11 5 (0.78%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.78%) MPLS
11 5 (0.78%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.63%) OSPF
12 4 (0.63%) BGP
12 4 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 49 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (2.66%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.09%) OLAP
9 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (0.94%) MySQL
11 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.78%) Big Data
12 4 (0.63%) QlikView
12 4 (0.63%) Data Mart
12 4 (0.63%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (1.25%) HP UFT
1 8 (1.25%) Subversion
2 7 (1.09%) JIRA
2 7 (1.09%) Selenium
3 5 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.47%) MSBuild
5 3 (0.47%) LSMW
5 3 (0.47%) ERwin
5 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.31%) MSI
6 2 (0.31%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.31%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.16%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.16%) Capybara
7 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.16%) RSpec
7 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 227 (35.47%) Finance
2 98 (15.31%) Banking
3 26 (4.06%) Retail
4 22 (3.44%) Investment Banking
4 22 (3.44%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 13 (2.03%) Marketing
7 11 (1.72%) Advertising
8 8 (1.25%) Front Office
8 8 (1.25%) Legal
8 8 (1.25%) Spanish Language
9 7 (1.09%) Publishing
9 7 (1.09%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.78%) Back Office
11 4 (0.63%) Law
12 3 (0.47%) Turkish Language
12 3 (0.47%) French Language
12 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 157 (24.53%) Analyst
2 83 (12.97%) Project Manager
3 77 (12.03%) Developer
4 72 (11.25%) Business Analyst
5 57 (8.91%) Consultant
6 39 (6.09%) Architect
6 39 (6.09%) Data Analyst
7 20 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 18 (2.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 17 (2.66%) Test Analyst
10 16 (2.50%) Migration Consultant
10 16 (2.50%) Data Manager
11 15 (2.34%) Technical Analyst
11 15 (2.34%) SQL Developer
12 13 (2.03%) Data Migration Analyst
13 12 (1.88%) Data Migration Manager
14 11 (1.72%) Programme Manager
15 10 (1.56%) DBA
15 10 (1.56%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (1.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (7.03%) .NET
2 21 (3.28%) Web Services
3 15 (2.34%) XML
4 9 (1.41%) SOAP
4 9 (1.41%) Middleware
5 8 (1.25%) HTML
5 8 (1.25%) J2EE
5 8 (1.25%) jQuery
6 7 (1.09%) CSS
6 7 (1.09%) MSMQ
7 6 (0.94%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (0.78%) MDX
8 5 (0.78%) REST
8 5 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (0.78%) JSON
9 4 (0.63%) Application Packaging
9 4 (0.63%) Ajax
9 4 (0.63%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.63%) Data Centre
2 52 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.19%) Data Integration
4 12 (1.88%) NHS
4 12 (1.88%) Derivative
5 11 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.09%) Replication
7 7 (1.09%) Clustering
7 7 (1.09%) Blackberry
8 6 (0.94%) Credit Derivative
8 6 (0.94%) Reference Data
9 5 (0.78%) User Experience
9 5 (0.78%) CMDB
9 5 (0.78%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.63%) PMI
10 4 (0.63%) Equities
10 4 (0.63%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 133 (20.78%) Windows
2 54 (8.44%) Linux
3 47 (7.34%) UNIX
4 40 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (3.28%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.34%) Solaris
8 13 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.94%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.63%) AIX
12 2 (0.31%) HPUX
12 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.31%) Android
12 2 (0.31%) zOS
12 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (31.56%) Data Migration
2 74 (11.56%) Project Management
3 57 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (7.50%) ETL
4 48 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (7.34%) CRM
6 41 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 40 (6.25%) ITIL
8 39 (6.09%) PRINCE2
9 38 (5.94%) Data Cleansing
10 31 (4.84%) Data Modelling
11 30 (4.69%) Change Management
12 28 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (4.22%) Validation
13 27 (4.22%) Data Analysis
13 27 (4.22%) Business Analysis
14 22 (3.44%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (3.28%) Analytics
16 20 (3.13%) Scrum
17 18 (2.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 146 (22.81%) SQL
2 33 (5.16%) C#
3 31 (4.84%) T-SQL
4 22 (3.44%) PL/SQL
5 18 (2.81%) PowerShell
6 14 (2.19%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.19%) VBA
7 13 (2.03%) C
7 13 (2.03%) Java
8 9 (1.41%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.25%) Perl
10 5 (0.78%) Python
10 5 (0.78%) VBScript
11 4 (0.63%) ABAP
12 3 (0.47%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.47%) PHP
12 3 (0.47%) C++
12 3 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.31%) AWK
13 2 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (4.38%) Degree
2 19 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.03%) ISEB
5 12 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.88%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.56%) MCSE
7 9 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (1.41%) MCITP
8 8 (1.25%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.94%) CCNP
10 5 (0.78%) CCNA
11 4 (0.63%) PMP
11 4 (0.63%) CCIE
12 3 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.47%) CCIA
12 3 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.06%) QA
2 13 (2.03%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.72%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.78%) GAAP
5 4 (0.63%) SLA
6 2 (0.31%) COREP
6 2 (0.31%) FINREP
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) MiFID
7 1 (0.16%) FATCA
7 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 36 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.88%) XenApp
3 12 (1.88%) vSphere
4 10 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.94%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.94%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.47%) XenServer
9 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.47%) KVM
9 3 (0.47%) Varnish
10 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.31%) NFS
10 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.31%) SRDF
11 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (2.97%) SCCM
2 7 (1.09%) Puppet
2 7 (1.09%) Control-M
3 6 (0.94%) SCOM
3 6 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.63%) Jitterbit
4 4 (0.63%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.47%) Nagios
5 3 (0.47%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.31%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.31%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.31%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (0.31%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 110 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 84 (13.13%) Oracle
3 62 (9.69%) VMware
4 32 (5.00%) Cisco
5 29 (4.53%) SAP
6 25 (3.91%) Citrix
7 23 (3.59%) HP
8 20 (3.13%) Sybase
9 14 (2.19%) WorldPay
10 13 (2.03%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.72%) IBM
12 9 (1.41%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.25%) EMC
13 8 (1.25%) Business Objects
13 8 (1.25%) Hyperion
14 7 (1.09%) NetApp
14 7 (1.09%) Cognos
14 7 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.94%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.94%) Lotus
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