The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 28 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Migration 355 406 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.49% 6.54% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.23% 8.73% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 302 298
Average daily rate £425 £439 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.13% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Average hourly rate £27.50 £135.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.62% +550.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £39.40 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £141.00 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -4.30%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4907 4653 5878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.91% 74.92% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3585 3559 4141
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
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 45 51 92
Average hourly rate £24.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.22% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £17.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Migration
London

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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 209 (30.29%) Data Migration
2 189 (27.39%) Finance
3 145 (21.01%) Windows
4 127 (18.41%) SQL
5 108 (15.65%) Banking
6 96 (13.91%) Microsoft
7 82 (11.88%) SQL Server
8 74 (10.72%) Windows 7
9 73 (10.58%) Project Management
10 68 (9.86%) Citrix
11 66 (9.57%) Oracle
12 60 (8.70%) Active Directory
13 54 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 53 (7.68%) MS Exchange
15 52 (7.54%) PRINCE2
16 49 (7.10%) Linux
17 46 (6.67%) C#
17 46 (6.67%) Java
17 46 (6.67%) SharePoint
18 44 (6.38%) .NET
19 41 (5.94%) UNIX
19 41 (5.94%) XenApp
20 40 (5.80%) Security Cleared
21 39 (5.65%) ETL
21 39 (5.65%) Change Management
22 38 (5.51%) VMware
22 38 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
23 37 (5.36%) MS Excel
23 37 (5.36%) SAP
23 37 (5.36%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (7.68%) MS Exchange
2 46 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 24 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (2.03%) Apache
6 13 (1.88%) CMS
6 13 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (1.88%) Lync
7 12 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (1.59%) IBM Notes
9 10 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.30%) IIS
11 5 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.58%) CICS
13 3 (0.43%) Documentum
13 3 (0.43%) SAS
13 3 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (5.36%) MS Office
1 37 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.72%) MS Project
3 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.29%) Mingle
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) FastStats
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.72%) Agresso
4 5 (0.72%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.58%) Eikon
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.43%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.29%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.29%) Summit
7 2 (0.29%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.29%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.29%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.45%) Office 365
2 5 (0.72%) SaaS
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) Force.com
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.75%) SAN
2 16 (2.32%) Internet
2 16 (2.32%) WAN
3 13 (1.88%) Firewall
4 11 (1.59%) DNS
5 10 (1.45%) LAN
5 10 (1.45%) Intranet
5 10 (1.45%) NAS
6 9 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.16%) VoIP
7 8 (1.16%) LDAP
8 6 (0.87%) DHCP
8 6 (0.87%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.87%) Network Security
9 5 (0.72%) FTP
10 4 (0.58%) SMTP
10 4 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.43%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.43%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 23 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 18 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.30%) DB2
10 7 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.72%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.72%) MySQL
12 5 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.72%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.58%) OLTP
13 4 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (3.04%) JIRA
2 10 (1.45%) Toad
3 9 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.01%) Selenium
6 6 (0.87%) Subversion
6 6 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.87%) JDeveloper
7 5 (0.72%) LSMW
8 4 (0.58%) Maven
9 3 (0.43%) PowerDesigner
9 3 (0.43%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.43%) TestDirector
9 3 (0.43%) MSI
9 3 (0.43%) JUnit
10 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 189 (27.39%) Finance
2 108 (15.65%) Banking
3 29 (4.20%) Investment Banking
4 23 (3.33%) Back Office
5 17 (2.46%) Front Office
6 13 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (1.74%) Retail
8 11 (1.59%) Legal
8 11 (1.59%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.45%) Law
10 9 (1.30%) Publishing
11 8 (1.16%) Marketing
12 7 (1.01%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.72%) Advertising
13 5 (0.72%) Billing
14 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.58%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 138 (20.00%) Analyst
2 106 (15.36%) Project Manager
3 83 (12.03%) Developer
4 69 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 67 (9.71%) Architect
6 37 (5.36%) Consultant
7 25 (3.62%) Data Analyst
8 23 (3.33%) Administrator
9 20 (2.90%) SQL Developer
10 19 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (2.46%) Technical Architect
11 17 (2.46%) Data Manager
12 16 (2.32%) Desktop Support
13 14 (2.03%) Systems Analyst
13 14 (2.03%) Infrastructure Manager
14 13 (1.88%) Programme Manager
15 12 (1.74%) Data Architect
15 12 (1.74%) Data Migration Analyst
16 11 (1.59%) Support Analyst
16 11 (1.59%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (6.38%) .NET
2 24 (3.48%) HTML
3 22 (3.19%) XML
4 16 (2.32%) CSS
4 16 (2.32%) Web Services
5 14 (2.03%) ASP.NET
6 13 (1.88%) Spring
6 13 (1.88%) Application Packaging
7 11 (1.59%) Hibernate
7 11 (1.59%) J2EE
8 8 (1.16%) jQuery
9 7 (1.01%) XSLT
9 7 (1.01%) Middleware
9 7 (1.01%) LAMP
10 6 (0.87%) HTML5
11 5 (0.72%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.72%) Flash
12 4 (0.58%) Struts
12 4 (0.58%) JSP
12 4 (0.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (2.61%) Blackberry
2 15 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.03%) Management Information System
4 13 (1.88%) NHS
5 12 (1.74%) Derivative
6 11 (1.59%) FMCG
7 10 (1.45%) Data Integration
7 10 (1.45%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.45%) Clustering
8 8 (1.16%) PMI
8 8 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.01%) Statistics
9 7 (1.01%) Open Source
10 6 (0.87%) Fat Client
10 6 (0.87%) Thin Client
10 6 (0.87%) Equities
11 5 (0.72%) Replication
12 4 (0.58%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.58%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 145 (21.01%) Windows
2 74 (10.72%) Windows 7
3 49 (7.10%) Linux
4 41 (5.94%) UNIX
5 30 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 19 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.46%) Solaris
8 15 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.87%) AIX
9 6 (0.87%) zOS
10 5 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.58%) Android
11 4 (0.58%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.43%) Debian
12 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (30.29%) Data Migration
2 73 (10.58%) Project Management
3 54 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (7.54%) PRINCE2
5 39 (5.65%) ETL
5 39 (5.65%) Change Management
6 38 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (5.22%) ITIL
8 34 (4.93%) Data Analysis
8 34 (4.93%) Business Analysis
9 33 (4.78%) CRM
10 32 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (4.49%) Data Modelling
12 25 (3.62%) Validation
13 24 (3.48%) Workflow
14 22 (3.19%) Scrum
14 22 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (3.19%) Time Management
15 20 (2.90%) TOGAF
16 17 (2.46%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (18.41%) SQL
2 46 (6.67%) Java
2 46 (6.67%) C#
3 21 (3.04%) T-SQL
4 19 (2.75%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.17%) Perl
6 13 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 11 (1.59%) C
8 10 (1.45%) VBScript
9 9 (1.30%) PHP
9 9 (1.30%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.01%) VBA
11 6 (0.87%) VB
12 5 (0.72%) Python
12 5 (0.72%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.58%) ActionScript 2.0
13 4 (0.58%) Ruby
13 4 (0.58%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.58%) Lua
Qualifications
1 40 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.19%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.04%) Degree
4 17 (2.46%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.74%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.30%) PMP
9 7 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.01%) CCNP
10 6 (0.87%) ISEB
10 6 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.72%) MCSE
12 4 (0.58%) CISSP
12 4 (0.58%) MCITP
13 3 (0.43%) CCSE
13 3 (0.43%) CCSA
13 3 (0.43%) ACCA
13 3 (0.43%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.33%) QA
2 10 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.58%) Basel III
5 3 (0.43%) SLA
5 3 (0.43%) COBIT
6 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.29%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.29%) COREP
6 2 (0.29%) FINREP
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) GAAP
System Software
1 60 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 41 (5.94%) XenApp
3 21 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (1.88%) XenDesktop
6 11 (1.59%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.72%) vSphere
8 5 (0.72%) XenServer
8 5 (0.72%) UAG
9 4 (0.58%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.43%) NFS
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.29%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.29%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.29%) IAG
12 1 (0.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (3.19%) SCCM
2 15 (2.17%) Puppet
3 12 (1.74%) AppDNA
4 7 (1.01%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.58%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.58%) SCOM
7 3 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.43%) Control-M
7 3 (0.43%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle EDQ
8 2 (0.29%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.14%) OpenView
9 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 96 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 68 (9.86%) Citrix
3 66 (9.57%) Oracle
4 38 (5.51%) VMware
5 37 (5.36%) SAP
6 25 (3.62%) IBM
7 24 (3.48%) Cisco
8 22 (3.19%) HP
9 19 (2.75%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.88%) Apple
11 13 (1.88%) AppSense
11 13 (1.88%) BMC
12 12 (1.74%) LANDesk
13 11 (1.59%) CA
13 11 (1.59%) Lotus
14 10 (1.45%) JBoss
14 10 (1.45%) Symantec
15 9 (1.30%) Reuters
15 9 (1.30%) Sun
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CPS Group UK
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
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