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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 26 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Migration 321 338 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.90% 5.45% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 7.07% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 242 314
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -79.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -28.08%
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
4236 4781 4794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.85% 77.06% 76.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3291 3511 3645
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 51
Average hourly rate £27.37 £25.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -65.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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.

1 209 (35.79%) Finance
2 173 (29.62%) Data Migration
3 143 (24.49%) Windows
4 136 (23.29%) SQL
5 105 (17.98%) Microsoft
6 83 (14.21%) Banking
7 72 (12.33%) SQL Server
8 68 (11.64%) VMware
9 61 (10.45%) Project Management
10 60 (10.27%) Active Directory
10 60 (10.27%) Oracle
11 57 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
12 55 (9.42%) Linux
13 52 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
14 42 (7.19%) MS Exchange
15 41 (7.02%) UNIX
16 40 (6.85%) MS Excel
16 40 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
16 40 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
17 38 (6.51%) PRINCE2
18 37 (6.34%) ITIL
18 37 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
18 37 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
20 34 (5.82%) ETL
20 34 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
20 34 (5.82%) .NET
21 33 (5.65%) Business Analysis
22 32 (5.48%) Cisco
23 31 (5.31%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (7.19%) MS Exchange
2 29 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (3.25%) Lync
5 18 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.37%) CMS
9 7 (1.20%) IIS
9 7 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.68%) SAS
12 4 (0.68%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.68%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.68%) Apache
13 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.51%) CICS
Applications
1 40 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.28%) MS Office
3 7 (1.20%) MS Project
3 7 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.68%) HFM
4 4 (0.68%) Agresso
5 3 (0.51%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.51%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.34%) MultiFonds
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.34%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.25%) Office 365
2 7 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.20%) SaaS
3 3 (0.51%) IaaS
3 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.51%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.17%) Taleo
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) Force.com
4 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.17%) Yammer
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.14%) SAN
2 28 (4.79%) Firewall
3 15 (2.57%) WAN
4 14 (2.40%) NAS
5 13 (2.23%) DNS
6 11 (1.88%) LAN
7 10 (1.71%) DHCP
8 9 (1.54%) Internet
9 8 (1.37%) SSL
10 7 (1.20%) Intranet
11 6 (1.03%) VPN
12 5 (0.86%) VLAN
12 5 (0.86%) PBX
12 5 (0.86%) VoIP
13 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.68%) NetScaler
14 3 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (0.51%) MVNO
14 3 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (0.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (2.91%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.74%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.03%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.86%) OLAP
10 5 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.68%) QlikView
11 4 (0.68%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.68%) Siebel EIM
11 4 (0.68%) DB2
11 4 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (1.20%) Selenium
3 6 (1.03%) MSI
4 5 (0.86%) JIRA
4 5 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.34%) CA Gen
7 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.34%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.34%) JUnit
7 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.34%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.34%) Maven
8 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.17%) Fiddler
General
1 209 (35.79%) Finance
2 83 (14.21%) Banking
3 23 (3.94%) Retail
4 22 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.23%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.05%) Legal
7 12 (2.05%) Advertising
7 12 (2.05%) Marketing
8 7 (1.20%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.03%) Publishing
10 4 (0.68%) Law
10 4 (0.68%) Front Office
11 3 (0.51%) Back Office
11 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.51%) German Language
11 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.34%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.34%) French Language
12 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (26.88%) Analyst
2 77 (13.18%) Project Manager
3 70 (11.99%) Business Analyst
4 67 (11.47%) Developer
5 48 (8.22%) Consultant
6 45 (7.71%) Architect
7 40 (6.85%) Data Analyst
8 16 (2.74%) Test Analyst
8 16 (2.74%) Data Manager
9 15 (2.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 15 (2.57%) Technical Analyst
10 14 (2.40%) Network Engineer
10 14 (2.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 13 (2.23%) DBA
12 12 (2.05%) Programme Manager
12 12 (2.05%) Migration Consultant
12 12 (2.05%) SQL Developer
13 11 (1.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (1.71%) SQL DBA
14 10 (1.71%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.82%) .NET
2 19 (3.25%) XML
3 14 (2.40%) Middleware
4 13 (2.23%) HTML
4 13 (2.23%) Web Services
5 11 (1.88%) Application Packaging
6 10 (1.71%) jQuery
6 10 (1.71%) CSS
7 9 (1.54%) SOAP
8 7 (1.20%) J2EE
8 7 (1.20%) MSMQ
8 7 (1.20%) REST
8 7 (1.20%) JSON
9 6 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (0.86%) Ajax
10 5 (0.86%) JSP
11 4 (0.68%) HTML5
12 3 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.05%) Reference Data
3 10 (1.71%) NHS
3 10 (1.71%) Blackberry
3 10 (1.71%) Replication
3 10 (1.71%) Clustering
4 9 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.37%) User Experience
6 7 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.86%) FMCG
7 5 (0.86%) PMI
7 5 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (0.68%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.68%) Symmetrix DMX
8 4 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.68%) Thin Client
8 4 (0.68%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.68%) Symmetrix
8 4 (0.68%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 143 (24.49%) Windows
2 55 (9.42%) Linux
3 41 (7.02%) UNIX
4 40 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (5.14%) Windows 7
7 26 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.88%) Solaris
8 11 (1.88%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.86%) AIX
11 4 (0.68%) HPUX
12 3 (0.51%) zOS
12 3 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.17%) Android
14 1 (0.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (29.62%) Data Migration
2 61 (10.45%) Project Management
3 52 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (6.51%) PRINCE2
6 37 (6.34%) ITIL
6 37 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (5.82%) ETL
8 33 (5.65%) Business Analysis
9 31 (5.31%) Validation
9 31 (5.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 30 (5.14%) Data Cleansing
11 29 (4.97%) CRM
12 25 (4.28%) Change Management
12 25 (4.28%) Data Analysis
13 22 (3.77%) Data Modelling
13 22 (3.77%) Analytics
14 21 (3.60%) Data Management
15 20 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (3.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 136 (23.29%) SQL
2 23 (3.94%) T-SQL
2 23 (3.94%) PL/SQL
3 20 (3.42%) C#
3 20 (3.42%) Java
4 17 (2.91%) PowerShell
5 16 (2.74%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.57%) C
7 14 (2.40%) VBA
8 9 (1.54%) VBScript
9 6 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.86%) C++
11 4 (0.68%) Perl
11 4 (0.68%) PHP
12 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.34%) VB
13 2 (0.34%) AWK
13 2 (0.34%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.77%) Degree
3 21 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.23%) MCSE
4 13 (2.23%) ISEB
5 12 (2.05%) ISTQB
5 12 (2.05%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.37%) MCITP
8 6 (1.03%) CCNP
9 5 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (0.86%) NCDA
9 5 (0.86%) NCIE
10 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.51%) CCIA
10 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.51%) CCIE
11 2 (0.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.42%) QA
2 14 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.20%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.86%) GAAP
5 3 (0.51%) SLA
6 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.34%) COREP
6 2 (0.34%) FINREP
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.17%) FATCA
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (10.27%) Active Directory
2 37 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.42%) vSphere
4 12 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (1.71%) XenApp
6 7 (1.20%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.03%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.86%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.68%) SRDF
10 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.51%) XenServer
11 2 (0.34%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.34%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.17%) Postfix
12 1 (0.17%) NFS
12 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 22 (3.77%) SCCM
2 7 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.86%) SCOM
4 4 (0.68%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.68%) DatAdvantage
4 4 (0.68%) Jitterbit
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.51%) Puppet
5 3 (0.51%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.34%) Control-M
6 2 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.34%) AppDNA
6 2 (0.34%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.34%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 105 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 68 (11.64%) VMware
3 60 (10.27%) Oracle
4 32 (5.48%) Cisco
5 27 (4.62%) Citrix
6 26 (4.45%) HP
7 24 (4.11%) SAP
8 19 (3.25%) EMC
9 18 (3.08%) Sybase
10 17 (2.91%) NetApp
11 11 (1.88%) IBM
11 11 (1.88%) WorldPay
12 10 (1.71%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.54%) LogRhythm
14 8 (1.37%) Varonis
14 8 (1.37%) AppSense
14 8 (1.37%) Cognos
14 8 (1.37%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.20%) Business Objects
15 7 (1.20%) Blue Coat
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Rate: £500 - £540 per day
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Rate: £450 per day
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Red10
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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LA International
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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