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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 25 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 342 436 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.81% 6.01% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.75% 7.91% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 315 311
Average daily rate
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£438 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £15.26 £16.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.48 £21.50 £87.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.07%
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
4414 5514 5890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.00% 76.07% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3286 4131 4389
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 69 91
Average hourly rate £22.60 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.95 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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.

1 214 (31.66%) Data Migration
2 185 (27.37%) Finance
3 162 (23.96%) SQL
4 113 (16.72%) Windows
5 111 (16.42%) Microsoft
6 98 (14.50%) Oracle
7 89 (13.17%) Banking
8 87 (12.87%) SQL Server
9 65 (9.62%) Project Management
10 58 (8.58%) Linux
11 54 (7.99%) MS Excel
12 53 (7.84%) UNIX
13 52 (7.69%) ETL
14 47 (6.95%) Active Directory
15 46 (6.80%) Data Analysis
16 45 (6.66%) .NET
16 45 (6.66%) User Acceptance Testing
17 44 (6.51%) ITIL
18 42 (6.21%) VMware
19 41 (6.07%) Java
20 40 (5.92%) Cisco
21 38 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
21 38 (5.62%) Windows 7
22 37 (5.47%) MS Office
22 37 (5.47%) PRINCE2
22 37 (5.47%) CRM
22 37 (5.47%) SharePoint
23 35 (5.18%) MS Exchange
24 34 (5.03%) XML
24 34 (5.03%) Data Mapping

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 37 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 35 (5.18%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (2.07%) IIS
5 13 (1.92%) Lync
6 12 (1.78%) CMS
7 10 (1.48%) Apache
7 10 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.04%) SAS
10 6 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.89%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.44%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.44%) Confluence
13 2 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 54 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.47%) MS Office
3 14 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.48%) MS Project
5 8 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.59%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.15%) FastStats
8 1 (0.15%) Mingle
8 1 (0.15%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.89%) SAP SD
5 5 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.74%) Summit
5 5 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.44%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.44%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.30%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.30%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.07%) Office 365
2 10 (1.48%) SaaS
3 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.30%) Force.com
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.14%) SAN
2 17 (2.51%) Internet
2 17 (2.51%) Firewall
3 16 (2.37%) Intranet
4 13 (1.92%) WAN
4 13 (1.92%) NAS
5 11 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (1.63%) LAN
5 11 (1.63%) VPN
6 10 (1.48%) DNS
6 10 (1.48%) MPLS
7 9 (1.33%) HTTP
8 8 (1.18%) LDAP
8 8 (1.18%) SSL
9 7 (1.04%) IP Telephony
9 7 (1.04%) VoIP
9 7 (1.04%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.04%) VLAN
9 7 (1.04%) Network Security
10 6 (0.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (3.99%) Oracle Database
5 24 (3.55%) Relational Database
5 24 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (2.81%) MySQL
6 19 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
11 8 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.04%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.89%) OLTP
13 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.59%) DataStage
14 4 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.33%) JIRA
3 8 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.04%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.89%) Maven
5 6 (0.89%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.89%) Selenium
6 5 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (0.74%) JUnit
7 4 (0.59%) LSMW
7 4 (0.59%) MSI
7 4 (0.59%) JMeter
7 4 (0.59%) Toad
7 4 (0.59%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.44%) LoadUI
8 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.44%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.44%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.44%) Subversion
9 2 (0.30%) RequisitePro
General
1 185 (27.37%) Finance
2 89 (13.17%) Banking
3 33 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 30 (4.44%) Retail
5 18 (2.66%) Legal
6 13 (1.92%) Front Office
7 12 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.78%) Publishing
8 10 (1.48%) Marketing
9 9 (1.33%) Billing
9 9 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.18%) French Language
11 7 (1.04%) Law
12 6 (0.89%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.74%) Advertising
13 5 (0.74%) Back Office
14 4 (0.59%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.44%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 130 (19.23%) Analyst
2 84 (12.43%) Developer
2 84 (12.43%) Project Manager
3 81 (11.98%) Architect
4 58 (8.58%) Business Analyst
5 46 (6.80%) Consultant
6 32 (4.73%) Data Analyst
7 24 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (3.40%) DBA
9 22 (3.25%) Technical Architect
10 20 (2.96%) SQL Developer
10 20 (2.96%) Data Manager
11 18 (2.66%) Administrator
12 17 (2.51%) Data Migration Analyst
13 16 (2.37%) Migration Project Manager
14 15 (2.22%) Data Architect
14 15 (2.22%) Data Migration Manager
15 14 (2.07%) Test Analyst
15 14 (2.07%) Infrastructure Architect
16 13 (1.92%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (6.66%) .NET
2 34 (5.03%) XML
3 26 (3.85%) HTML
3 26 (3.85%) Web Services
4 16 (2.37%) CSS
5 15 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 13 (1.92%) J2EE
6 13 (1.92%) SOAP
7 10 (1.48%) XSLT
8 9 (1.33%) XSD
9 7 (1.04%) Spring
9 7 (1.04%) WSDL
9 7 (1.04%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.04%) REST
10 6 (0.89%) JSON
10 6 (0.89%) jQuery
10 6 (0.89%) Middleware
10 6 (0.89%) XSL
11 5 (0.74%) JMS
11 5 (0.74%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.25%) Replication
2 21 (3.11%) Data Integration
3 16 (2.37%) Management Information System
4 13 (1.92%) Derivative
5 12 (1.78%) Fixed Income
6 11 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.48%) Equities
8 9 (1.33%) Clustering
8 9 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.33%) FMCG
9 8 (1.18%) Data Conversion
9 8 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.89%) PMI
10 6 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (0.74%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.59%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.59%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 113 (16.72%) Windows
2 58 (8.58%) Linux
3 53 (7.84%) UNIX
4 38 (5.62%) Windows 7
5 27 (3.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (2.96%) Solaris
7 17 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.07%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.18%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.89%) Debian
11 3 (0.44%) SUSE
11 3 (0.44%) AIX
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.15%) Android
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.15%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (31.66%) Data Migration
2 65 (9.62%) Project Management
3 52 (7.69%) ETL
4 46 (6.80%) Data Analysis
5 45 (6.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 44 (6.51%) ITIL
7 38 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (5.47%) PRINCE2
8 37 (5.47%) CRM
9 34 (5.03%) Data Mapping
10 29 (4.29%) Change Management
10 29 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (3.99%) Data Cleansing
12 26 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (3.70%) Scrum
14 23 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (3.25%) Data Modelling
15 22 (3.25%) Workflow
15 22 (3.25%) Data Management
16 21 (3.11%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 162 (23.96%) SQL
2 41 (6.07%) Java
3 27 (3.99%) C#
3 27 (3.99%) T-SQL
4 19 (2.81%) PL/SQL
5 15 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.07%) PowerShell
7 13 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 13 (1.92%) Perl
8 7 (1.04%) PHP
8 7 (1.04%) Apex Code
9 5 (0.74%) XPath
9 5 (0.74%) C
9 5 (0.74%) VBScript
9 5 (0.74%) VB
10 4 (0.59%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.44%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.44%) VBA
11 3 (0.44%) Python
11 3 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 26 (3.85%) Degree
3 15 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.33%) MCITP
8 8 (1.18%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.18%) CCNP
9 7 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (1.04%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.89%) CCNA
11 5 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.59%) PMP
12 4 (0.59%) ISEB
12 4 (0.59%) CISSP
13 3 (0.44%) MCSE
13 3 (0.44%) CISM
13 3 (0.44%) CCSA
13 3 (0.44%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.85%) QA
2 8 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.89%) SLA
4 5 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) Basel III
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.15%) WCAG
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.15%) Basel II
7 1 (0.15%) GAAP
System Software
1 47 (6.95%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (1.48%) XenApp
5 9 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (0.89%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.74%) NFS
8 5 (0.74%) vSphere
8 5 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (0.59%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.44%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.30%) Samba
11 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.30%) Veritas File System
11 2 (0.30%) XenServer
12 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (2.66%) SCCM
2 9 (1.33%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.04%) Data Guard
3 7 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (0.74%) SCOM
5 4 (0.59%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.59%) OPNET
5 4 (0.59%) Puppet
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.44%) Salt
6 3 (0.44%) CA SiteMinder
6 3 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.30%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.30%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 111 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 98 (14.50%) Oracle
3 42 (6.21%) VMware
4 40 (5.92%) Cisco
5 32 (4.73%) Citrix
6 30 (4.44%) SAP
7 20 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (2.51%) Red Hat
9 15 (2.22%) IBM
9 15 (2.22%) HP
10 14 (2.07%) Dell
10 14 (2.07%) EMC
11 13 (1.92%) Informatica
12 12 (1.78%) Sybase
13 10 (1.48%) Business Objects
13 10 (1.48%) Juniper
14 9 (1.33%) NetApp
14 9 (1.33%) Sun
15 8 (1.18%) Veritas
15 8 (1.18%) Apple
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