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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 334 376 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.91% 5.51% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 7.14% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 264 221
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£438 £404 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.35% -10.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £251 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.33 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.98% +1.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.49 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% -18.66%
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
4408 5266 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.03% 77.10% 75.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3466 3885 3529
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 57 88
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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.

1 196 (29.61%) Finance
2 176 (26.59%) Data Migration
3 154 (23.26%) SQL
4 139 (21.00%) Windows
5 126 (19.03%) Microsoft
6 92 (13.90%) Oracle
7 91 (13.75%) Banking
8 86 (12.99%) SQL Server
9 80 (12.08%) MS Excel
10 71 (10.73%) Active Directory
11 62 (9.37%) Linux
12 52 (7.85%) .NET
12 52 (7.85%) Project Management
13 51 (7.70%) UNIX
14 48 (7.25%) ETL
14 48 (7.25%) VMware
15 47 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (6.80%) Java
17 44 (6.65%) MS Exchange
18 43 (6.50%) CRM
19 42 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
20 41 (6.19%) MS Office
20 41 (6.19%) Investment Banking
21 40 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
22 36 (5.44%) Security Cleared
22 36 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 35 (5.29%) XML
24 34 (5.14%) PL/SQL
24 34 (5.14%) SharePoint
24 34 (5.14%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 44 (6.65%) MS Exchange
2 34 (5.14%) SharePoint
3 26 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (2.42%) Lync
6 15 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (1.81%) IIS
8 10 (1.51%) Apache
9 9 (1.36%) CMS
10 7 (1.06%) IBM Notes
11 6 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.76%) Drupal
12 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (0.60%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.45%) SAS
14 3 (0.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 80 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 41 (6.19%) MS Office
3 8 (1.21%) MS Project
4 7 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 21 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.06%) Agresso
2 7 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.76%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle TCA
5 4 (0.60%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.45%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.45%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.30%) MultiFonds
7 2 (0.30%) Tridion
7 2 (0.30%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.57%) Office 365
2 9 (1.36%) SaaS
3 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.76%) Force.com
5 3 (0.45%) IaaS
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Taleo
7 1 (0.15%) Heroku
7 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.15%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.15%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.83%) Firewall
2 27 (4.08%) SAN
3 18 (2.72%) DNS
4 12 (1.81%) WAN
4 12 (1.81%) Intranet
4 12 (1.81%) Internet
5 9 (1.36%) NAS
6 8 (1.21%) DHCP
6 8 (1.21%) VPN
7 7 (1.06%) LAN
7 7 (1.06%) VLAN
8 6 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (0.91%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.76%) SMTP
9 5 (0.76%) Network Security
10 4 (0.60%) HTTP
10 4 (0.60%) SSL
10 4 (0.60%) LDAP
10 4 (0.60%) MPLS
11 3 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (4.53%) Oracle Database
4 25 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (2.87%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (1.66%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.21%) MySQL
12 6 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (0.91%) Big Data
12 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.76%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.76%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 15 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.21%) JIRA
2 8 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.06%) MSI
4 5 (0.76%) JUnit
4 5 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.60%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.60%) LSMW
5 4 (0.60%) Maven
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.45%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.45%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.45%) JMeter
6 3 (0.45%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.30%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.15%) JDeveloper
General
1 196 (29.61%) Finance
2 91 (13.75%) Banking
3 41 (6.19%) Investment Banking
4 20 (3.02%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.87%) Retail
6 18 (2.72%) Front Office
7 15 (2.27%) Legal
8 11 (1.66%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.06%) Marketing
10 6 (0.91%) Law
10 6 (0.91%) Advertising
11 5 (0.76%) Publishing
12 4 (0.60%) Japanese Language
12 4 (0.60%) Billing
13 3 (0.45%) German Language
13 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.30%) International Banking
14 2 (0.30%) Local Government
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 119 (17.98%) Analyst
2 104 (15.71%) Developer
3 84 (12.69%) Architect
4 72 (10.88%) Project Manager
5 49 (7.40%) Consultant
6 42 (6.34%) Business Analyst
7 36 (5.44%) Data Analyst
8 27 (4.08%) SQL Developer
9 21 (3.17%) Data Manager
10 19 (2.87%) Senior Developer
11 17 (2.57%) DBA
12 16 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (2.42%) Support Engineer
13 15 (2.27%) Technical Architect
13 15 (2.27%) Migration Project Manager
14 13 (1.96%) Data Architect
14 13 (1.96%) Data Migration Manager
15 12 (1.81%) Network Engineer
15 12 (1.81%) Infrastructure Architect
15 12 (1.81%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (7.85%) .NET
2 35 (5.29%) XML
3 31 (4.68%) HTML
4 16 (2.42%) CSS
4 16 (2.42%) Web Services
5 12 (1.81%) ASP.NET
5 12 (1.81%) Middleware
6 11 (1.66%) jQuery
7 9 (1.36%) XSLT
7 9 (1.36%) Application Packaging
8 8 (1.21%) SOAP
8 8 (1.21%) J2EE
9 7 (1.06%) Visualforce
9 7 (1.06%) HTML5
9 7 (1.06%) REST
10 6 (0.91%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.76%) WSDL
11 5 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (0.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (0.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.57%) Blackberry
2 17 (2.57%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.42%) Replication
4 14 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (1.81%) Reference Data
6 10 (1.51%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.21%) NHS
8 7 (1.06%) FMCG
9 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.76%) Clustering
10 5 (0.76%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.76%) iPhone
10 5 (0.76%) Credit Risk
10 5 (0.76%) Derivative
10 5 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (0.76%) Statistics
10 5 (0.76%) User Experience
10 5 (0.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 139 (21.00%) Windows
2 62 (9.37%) Linux
3 51 (7.70%) UNIX
4 34 (5.14%) Windows 7
5 27 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (3.63%) Windows XP
7 20 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.27%) Solaris
9 12 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.36%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.45%) SUSE
12 3 (0.45%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.30%) Android
13 2 (0.30%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) zOS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (26.59%) Data Migration
2 52 (7.85%) Project Management
3 48 (7.25%) ETL
4 47 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (6.50%) CRM
6 40 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (4.98%) ITIL
9 32 (4.83%) Data Cleansing
10 31 (4.68%) PRINCE2
11 29 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (4.38%) Data Modelling
11 29 (4.38%) Data Analysis
12 26 (3.93%) Business Analysis
13 24 (3.63%) Data Management
14 23 (3.47%) Data Mapping
15 22 (3.32%) Workflow
16 20 (3.02%) Validation
16 20 (3.02%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (3.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (23.26%) SQL
2 45 (6.80%) Java
3 34 (5.14%) PL/SQL
4 32 (4.83%) T-SQL
5 28 (4.23%) C#
6 24 (3.63%) PowerShell
7 23 (3.47%) JavaScript
8 20 (3.02%) Shell Script
9 14 (2.11%) VBA
10 11 (1.66%) C
11 8 (1.21%) VBScript
12 7 (1.06%) PHP
12 7 (1.06%) Apex Code
13 6 (0.91%) C++
13 6 (0.91%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.60%) XPath
15 3 (0.45%) Perl
16 2 (0.30%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.30%) ABAP
16 2 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (5.44%) Security Cleared
2 20 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.11%) Degree
4 13 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.06%) MCSE
6 7 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.91%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.91%) MCITP
7 6 (0.91%) CCNP
8 5 (0.76%) NCDA
8 5 (0.76%) NCIE
9 4 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.60%) CCSA
9 4 (0.60%) CCNA
9 4 (0.60%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.45%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.87%) QA
2 10 (1.51%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.45%) SLA
5 2 (0.30%) GAAP
5 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) Basel II
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) WCAG
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 71 (10.73%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.57%) vSphere
4 10 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (1.21%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.91%) XenApp
7 5 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.60%) Veritas File System
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.45%) NFS
10 2 (0.30%) Xen
10 2 (0.30%) Squid
10 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.30%) Postfix
10 2 (0.30%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (3.63%) SCCM
2 13 (1.96%) SCOM
3 7 (1.06%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.91%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.76%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.60%) DatAdvantage
7 3 (0.45%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
8 2 (0.30%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.30%) WMI
9 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.15%) Nagios
9 1 (0.15%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.15%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 126 (19.03%) Microsoft
2 92 (13.90%) Oracle
3 48 (7.25%) VMware
4 34 (5.14%) Cisco
5 30 (4.53%) SAP
5 30 (4.53%) Citrix
6 20 (3.02%) HP
7 19 (2.87%) Sybase
8 16 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (2.42%) NetApp
9 15 (2.27%) CheckPoint
10 12 (1.81%) EMC
11 11 (1.66%) IBM
12 10 (1.51%) Informatica
12 10 (1.51%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.36%) LogRhythm
14 8 (1.21%) Blue Coat
14 8 (1.21%) Business Objects
14 8 (1.21%) Siebel
14 8 (1.21%) Lotus
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