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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 30 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 294 333 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.59% 5.73% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.94% 7.40% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 241 295
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.68 £22.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £20.80 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £22.55 £18.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-26.25% +14.28%
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
4239 4497 5570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.59% 77.43% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3360 3351 4122
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 70
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.95 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.15 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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.

1 192 (30.62%) Finance
2 182 (29.03%) Data Migration
3 136 (21.69%) SQL
4 135 (21.53%) Windows
5 100 (15.95%) Microsoft
6 87 (13.88%) Banking
7 84 (13.40%) Project Management
8 81 (12.92%) Oracle
9 74 (11.80%) Data Centre
10 67 (10.69%) SQL Server
11 66 (10.53%) Linux
12 53 (8.45%) Active Directory
12 53 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (7.97%) ETL
14 49 (7.81%) MS Excel
15 48 (7.66%) UNIX
16 46 (7.34%) VMware
17 45 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
17 45 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
19 43 (6.86%) PRINCE2
20 41 (6.54%) .NET
20 41 (6.54%) CRM
21 39 (6.22%) SharePoint
22 36 (5.74%) C#
23 35 (5.58%) T-SQL
23 35 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
23 35 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
24 34 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
24 34 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.31%) MS Exchange
3 20 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (2.55%) CMS
4 16 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (2.39%) Lync
6 13 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.28%) IIS
7 8 (1.28%) IBM Notes
8 6 (0.96%) SAS
8 6 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.80%) Apache
9 5 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.64%) nginx
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.03%) MS Office
3 16 (2.55%) MS Project
4 11 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.44%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.48%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (4.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.12%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.80%) Agresso
4 5 (0.80%) Maximo
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.48%) SAP HCM
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.48%) Sage CRM
6 3 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.48%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.32%) HFM
7 2 (0.32%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.16%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.87%) Office 365
2 12 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.28%) SaaS
3 8 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.80%) IaaS
5 3 (0.48%) Taleo
5 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.32%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.16%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.10%) Firewall
2 28 (4.47%) WAN
3 20 (3.19%) LAN
4 17 (2.71%) DNS
5 15 (2.39%) SAN
6 14 (2.23%) SSL
7 7 (1.12%) MPLS
7 7 (1.12%) NAS
8 6 (0.96%) Intranet
8 6 (0.96%) DHCP
9 5 (0.80%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.80%) BGP
9 5 (0.80%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.64%) Internet
10 4 (0.64%) LDAP
10 4 (0.64%) VoIP
11 3 (0.48%) PBX
11 3 (0.48%) OSPF
11 3 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 45 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (2.39%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.28%) OLAP
9 8 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.12%) MySQL
10 7 (1.12%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.48%) QlikView
13 3 (0.48%) Big Data
13 3 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Subversion
2 9 (1.44%) JIRA
3 7 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.80%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.80%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.48%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.48%) ERwin
6 3 (0.48%) LSMW
7 2 (0.32%) JUnit
7 2 (0.32%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.16%) WATIR
8 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.16%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.16%) MSI
8 1 (0.16%) Introscope
General
1 192 (30.62%) Finance
2 87 (13.88%) Banking
3 25 (3.99%) Retail
4 21 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.87%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.91%) Marketing
6 12 (1.91%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.75%) Spanish Language
8 10 (1.59%) Legal
9 9 (1.44%) Front Office
10 7 (1.12%) Law
10 7 (1.12%) Advertising
11 6 (0.96%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.96%) Turkish Language
12 5 (0.80%) Publishing
12 5 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.80%) Back Office
13 3 (0.48%) Billing
13 3 (0.48%) German Language
14 2 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 122 (19.46%) Analyst
2 94 (14.99%) Project Manager
3 81 (12.92%) Developer
4 57 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 48 (7.66%) Consultant
6 36 (5.74%) Data Analyst
7 32 (5.10%) Architect
8 22 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
9 19 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 16 (2.55%) SQL Developer
11 14 (2.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (2.07%) Data Migration Analyst
13 11 (1.75%) Data Manager
13 11 (1.75%) Administrator
13 11 (1.75%) Migration Consultant
13 11 (1.75%) Support Analyst
13 11 (1.75%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (1.75%) DBA
13 11 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (1.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.54%) .NET
2 19 (3.03%) Web Services
3 18 (2.87%) Middleware
4 11 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (1.44%) TIBCO EMS
5 9 (1.44%) HTML
6 8 (1.28%) XML
6 8 (1.28%) CSS
6 8 (1.28%) jQuery
7 7 (1.12%) J2EE
7 7 (1.12%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.12%) MDX
8 6 (0.96%) SOAP
9 5 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (0.64%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.64%) WebCenter
11 3 (0.48%) Ajax
11 3 (0.48%) WCF
11 3 (0.48%) RESTful
11 3 (0.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.80%) Data Centre
2 44 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.55%) Data Integration
3 16 (2.55%) Derivative
4 13 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.59%) NHS
7 8 (1.28%) CMDB
8 7 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
8 7 (1.12%) SWIFT
8 7 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.96%) User Experience
9 6 (0.96%) Data Extraction
9 6 (0.96%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.96%) Replication
10 5 (0.80%) Clustering
10 5 (0.80%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.80%) PMI
10 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 135 (21.53%) Windows
2 66 (10.53%) Linux
3 48 (7.66%) UNIX
4 35 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (3.19%) Solaris
7 17 (2.71%) Windows 7
8 16 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.12%) AIX
10 6 (0.96%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.32%) CentOS
12 2 (0.32%) zOS
12 2 (0.32%) Android
12 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.16%) VMS
13 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (29.03%) Data Migration
2 84 (13.40%) Project Management
3 53 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (7.97%) ETL
5 45 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (6.86%) PRINCE2
7 41 (6.54%) CRM
8 34 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (4.94%) ITIL
10 30 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (4.63%) Data Modelling
11 29 (4.63%) Change Management
12 28 (4.47%) Validation
12 28 (4.47%) Data Cleansing
13 24 (3.83%) Data Analysis
13 24 (3.83%) Business Analysis
14 21 (3.35%) Scrum
15 19 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (2.87%) SDLC
17 17 (2.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 136 (21.69%) SQL
2 36 (5.74%) C#
3 35 (5.58%) T-SQL
4 19 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 18 (2.87%) PL/SQL
5 18 (2.87%) Java
6 14 (2.23%) C
7 12 (1.91%) VBA
8 11 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.75%) Perl
9 10 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.28%) Python
11 6 (0.96%) Ruby
12 5 (0.80%) PHP
13 4 (0.64%) C++
13 4 (0.64%) ABAP
13 4 (0.64%) VBScript
14 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.48%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (4.94%) Degree
2 17 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.55%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.23%) MCSE
5 13 (2.07%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.59%) ISEB
9 9 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.44%) PMP
10 5 (0.80%) CCNP
10 5 (0.80%) CCNA
11 4 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.64%) MCITP
11 4 (0.64%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.64%) CCIA
11 4 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.48%) JNCIP
12 3 (0.48%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.19%) QA
2 11 (1.75%) Solvency II
3 8 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.80%) SLA
5 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) GAAP
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) MiFID
6 1 (0.16%) FATCA
6 1 (0.16%) COREP
6 1 (0.16%) FINREP
System Software
1 53 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.39%) XenApp
4 11 (1.75%) vSphere
5 9 (1.44%) VMware ESX
5 9 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.28%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.28%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.64%) XenServer
7 4 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.48%) Varnish
8 3 (0.48%) KVM
9 2 (0.32%) NFS
9 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.16%) Xen
10 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.87%) SCCM
2 11 (1.75%) Tivoli
2 11 (1.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (1.44%) Puppet
4 8 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.96%) Control-M
6 5 (0.80%) Nagios
7 4 (0.64%) OpenView
7 4 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.64%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.32%) SCOM
9 2 (0.32%) EdgeSight
9 2 (0.32%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.16%) Jitterbit
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 1 (0.16%) DBAmp
10 1 (0.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 100 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 81 (12.92%) Oracle
3 46 (7.34%) VMware
4 30 (4.78%) SAP
5 26 (4.15%) Cisco
6 25 (3.99%) Citrix
7 21 (3.35%) HP
8 17 (2.71%) WorldPay
9 16 (2.55%) Red Hat
10 13 (2.07%) IBM
11 12 (1.91%) LANDesk
12 11 (1.75%) TIBCO
12 11 (1.75%) Sybase
13 10 (1.59%) CheckPoint
13 10 (1.59%) Juniper
14 8 (1.28%) Veritas
14 8 (1.28%) Lotus
15 7 (1.12%) Hyperion
15 7 (1.12%) F5
16 6 (0.96%) Google
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Up to £470 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Up to £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Up to £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £401 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago