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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 32 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Migration 269 320 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.30% 5.41% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 6.99% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 229 223
Average daily rate
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£435 £400 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £17.88 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.78 - £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.98 - £20.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £17.88 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.04% -23.93%
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
4006 4577 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.90% 77.39% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3335 3287
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 194 (31.49%) Finance
2 182 (29.55%) Data Migration
3 145 (23.54%) SQL
4 138 (22.40%) Windows
5 123 (19.97%) Microsoft
6 88 (14.29%) Banking
7 86 (13.96%) SQL Server
8 81 (13.15%) Oracle
9 76 (12.34%) MS Excel
10 64 (10.39%) Linux
11 60 (9.74%) Active Directory
12 56 (9.09%) VMware
13 51 (8.28%) Project Management
14 48 (7.79%) UNIX
14 48 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
15 45 (7.31%) Agile Software Development
15 45 (7.31%) .NET
16 43 (6.98%) MS Exchange
17 42 (6.82%) ETL
18 38 (6.17%) Java
18 38 (6.17%) Investment Banking
19 37 (6.01%) CRM
20 36 (5.84%) ITIL
21 35 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
21 35 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
22 34 (5.52%) MS Office
22 34 (5.52%) PRINCE2
22 34 (5.52%) PL/SQL
22 34 (5.52%) Windows 7
23 33 (5.36%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 30 (4.87%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (2.92%) Lync
5 16 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.46%) IIS
9 8 (1.30%) Apache
10 7 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.97%) CMS
12 5 (0.81%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.81%) Drupal
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (0.65%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.65%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (0.49%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 76 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.52%) MS Office
3 8 (1.30%) MS Project
4 5 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 19 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (1.46%) Cognos TM1
3 7 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.14%) Agresso
4 5 (0.81%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle TCA
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (0.49%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.49%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.49%) HFM
6 3 (0.49%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.32%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.32%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.32%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.08%) Office 365
2 7 (1.14%) SaaS
3 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.81%) Force.com
5 3 (0.49%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) Taleo
7 1 (0.16%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.36%) Firewall
2 25 (4.06%) SAN
3 16 (2.60%) WAN
4 14 (2.27%) DNS
5 11 (1.79%) LAN
5 11 (1.79%) Intranet
6 8 (1.30%) Internet
6 8 (1.30%) VPN
7 7 (1.14%) NAS
8 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.97%) VLAN
9 5 (0.81%) LDAP
9 5 (0.81%) SMTP
9 5 (0.81%) DHCP
10 4 (0.65%) MPLS
10 4 (0.65%) VoIP
10 4 (0.65%) SSL
10 4 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.65%) Network Security
11 3 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (13.96%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (4.22%) Oracle Database
5 21 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (1.62%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.97%) MySQL
11 6 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.81%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (0.81%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.81%) Siebel EIM
13 4 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.30%) JIRA
3 6 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (0.97%) MSI
3 6 (0.97%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.65%) LSMW
5 4 (0.65%) JUnit
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.49%) Selenium
6 3 (0.49%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.49%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.49%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.49%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.49%) JMeter
6 3 (0.49%) Maven
7 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.32%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
General
1 194 (31.49%) Finance
2 88 (14.29%) Banking
3 38 (6.17%) Investment Banking
4 19 (3.08%) Retail
4 19 (3.08%) Front Office
5 17 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.46%) Legal
7 9 (1.46%) Advertising
8 5 (0.81%) Marketing
9 4 (0.65%) Law
9 4 (0.65%) Publishing
9 4 (0.65%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.49%) German Language
10 3 (0.49%) Japanese Language
10 3 (0.49%) Billing
11 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 125 (20.29%) Analyst
2 100 (16.23%) Developer
3 73 (11.85%) Architect
4 62 (10.06%) Project Manager
5 47 (7.63%) Consultant
6 41 (6.66%) Business Analyst
7 37 (6.01%) Data Analyst
8 22 (3.57%) SQL Developer
8 22 (3.57%) Data Manager
9 18 (2.92%) Test Analyst
10 17 (2.76%) Senior Developer
11 15 (2.44%) Support Engineer
12 14 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (2.11%) Data Migration Manager
13 13 (2.11%) Technical Architect
13 13 (2.11%) DBA
14 12 (1.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (1.95%) Desktop Engineer
14 12 (1.95%) Infrastructure Architect
14 12 (1.95%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (7.31%) .NET
2 31 (5.03%) XML
3 24 (3.90%) HTML
4 16 (2.60%) Web Services
5 14 (2.27%) CSS
6 13 (2.11%) Middleware
7 11 (1.79%) jQuery
7 11 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.62%) Application Packaging
9 8 (1.30%) SOAP
10 7 (1.14%) Visualforce
10 7 (1.14%) HTML5
10 7 (1.14%) XSLT
10 7 (1.14%) J2EE
11 6 (0.97%) REST
12 5 (0.81%) WCF
13 4 (0.65%) WSDL
13 4 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
14 3 (0.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.76%) Replication
3 16 (2.60%) Blackberry
4 14 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (2.11%) Reference Data
6 12 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.46%) NHS
8 8 (1.30%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.14%) FMCG
10 6 (0.97%) Clustering
10 6 (0.97%) PMI
10 6 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.97%) iPhone
10 6 (0.97%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.81%) Derivative
11 5 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (0.81%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.81%) User Experience
11 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 138 (22.40%) Windows
2 64 (10.39%) Linux
3 48 (7.79%) UNIX
4 34 (5.52%) Windows 7
5 30 (4.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (3.57%) Windows XP
8 12 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.95%) Solaris
9 9 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.81%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.65%) AIX
12 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.32%) HPUX
13 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.32%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.32%) Android
13 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (29.55%) Data Migration
2 51 (8.28%) Project Management
3 45 (7.31%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (6.82%) ETL
5 37 (6.01%) CRM
6 36 (5.84%) ITIL
7 35 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (5.52%) PRINCE2
9 33 (5.36%) Data Cleansing
10 31 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (4.55%) Business Analysis
12 27 (4.38%) Data Modelling
13 25 (4.06%) Data Analysis
14 23 (3.73%) Validation
15 22 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (3.57%) Data Management
16 18 (2.92%) Investment Management
17 17 (2.76%) Data Mapping
17 17 (2.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 145 (23.54%) SQL
2 38 (6.17%) Java
3 34 (5.52%) PL/SQL
4 27 (4.38%) T-SQL
5 25 (4.06%) C#
6 22 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 18 (2.92%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.76%) Shell Script
9 16 (2.60%) VBA
10 12 (1.95%) C
11 8 (1.30%) VBScript
12 7 (1.14%) Apex Code
13 6 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.81%) C++
15 4 (0.65%) Perl
15 4 (0.65%) PHP
16 3 (0.49%) XPath
17 2 (0.32%) AWK
17 2 (0.32%) VB
17 2 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 24 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 14 (2.27%) Degree
4 10 (1.62%) MCSE
4 10 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.30%) MCITP
7 6 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.81%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (0.81%) NCDA
8 5 (0.81%) NCIE
8 5 (0.81%) ISEB
8 5 (0.81%) CCNP
9 4 (0.65%) CCSA
9 4 (0.65%) CCNA
9 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.49%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.92%) QA
2 14 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.97%) GAAP
4 4 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.65%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.32%) SLA
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) WCAG
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (9.74%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.08%) vSphere
4 10 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.97%) XenApp
8 5 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.65%) Veritas File System
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.49%) NFS
11 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.32%) SRDF
11 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.32%) Postfix
11 2 (0.32%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (4.22%) SCCM
2 11 (1.79%) SCOM
3 7 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.97%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.81%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.65%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.65%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.32%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.32%) AppDNA
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle EDQ
7 2 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.32%) WMI
8 1 (0.16%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 123 (19.97%) Microsoft
2 81 (13.15%) Oracle
3 56 (9.09%) VMware
4 31 (5.03%) Cisco
5 30 (4.87%) SAP
6 25 (4.06%) Citrix
7 24 (3.90%) HP
8 22 (3.57%) Sybase
9 18 (2.92%) NetApp
10 17 (2.76%) EMC
11 15 (2.44%) CheckPoint
12 12 (1.95%) IBM
13 10 (1.62%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.62%) Cognos
14 9 (1.46%) LogRhythm
15 8 (1.30%) Blue Coat
15 8 (1.30%) Sun
15 8 (1.30%) Siebel
16 7 (1.14%) Informatica
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