The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 25 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Migration 3389 3062 3090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.39% 6.06% 6.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 7.93% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2156 1825 1700
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 79 86
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.89 £14.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.79 £43.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-26.25% +14.28%
Migration
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41529 38605 35912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.30% 76.37% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27590 24397 22520
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1085 1024
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -18.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in England

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the England region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in England

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in England

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the England region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in England

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Migration
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 1368 £425 -2.85% 177
South East +6 673 £391 +7.93% 90
North West +12 383 £400 +6.66% 48
South West +9 261 £350 -4.10% 32
Yorkshire +3 184 £375 +7.14% 44
West Midlands +6 178 £375 +10.29% 36
East of England -3 167 £369 -1.66% 28
East Midlands -21 82 £351 -6.53% 11
North East 0 55 £467 +15.90% 5
Midlands +6 12 £320 -30.81%
South Coast +1 2 £600 -
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1904 (28.70%) Data Migration
2 1469 (22.14%) Finance
3 1463 (22.05%) Windows
4 1315 (19.82%) SQL
5 1177 (17.74%) Microsoft
6 840 (12.66%) Oracle
7 768 (11.57%) Data Centre
8 746 (11.24%) Project Management
9 720 (10.85%) Active Directory
10 695 (10.47%) SQL Server
11 586 (8.83%) Security Cleared
12 566 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
13 563 (8.49%) VMware
14 541 (8.15%) MS Excel
15 539 (8.12%) Linux
16 526 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 512 (7.72%) Banking
18 474 (7.14%) SharePoint
19 473 (7.13%) SAP
20 431 (6.50%) PRINCE2
21 426 (6.42%) ETL
22 420 (6.33%) SC Cleared
23 385 (5.80%) Office 365
24 380 (5.73%) ITIL
25 379 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
26 377 (5.68%) CRM
27 369 (5.56%) UNIX
28 363 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
29 354 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
30 351 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 474 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 320 (4.82%) MS Exchange
3 189 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 170 (2.56%) IIS
5 165 (2.49%) Lync
6 120 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 105 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 97 (1.46%) IBM Notes
9 96 (1.45%) WebSphere
10 89 (1.34%) SAS
11 80 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 74 (1.12%) CMS
13 65 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
14 62 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
15 61 (0.92%) WebLogic
16 59 (0.89%) Apache
16 59 (0.89%) Tomcat
16 59 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
17 58 (0.87%) JBoss
18 56 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 541 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 290 (4.37%) MS Office
3 127 (1.91%) MS Project
4 92 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 55 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 23 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.21%) PowerPivot
7 14 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.060%) SPSS
9 1 (0.015%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.015%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 158 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 75 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
2 75 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 49 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 40 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
5 36 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
6 31 (0.47%) Agresso
7 27 (0.41%) SAP FI
8 26 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
9 23 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
10 22 (0.33%) SAP CRM
11 21 (0.32%) SAP HR
12 18 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
12 18 (0.27%) SAP CO
12 18 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 16 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
14 15 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
14 15 (0.23%) SAP ERP
14 15 (0.23%) SAP SD
15 11 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 385 (5.80%) Office 365
2 165 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
3 144 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (0.80%) SaaS
5 29 (0.44%) IaaS
6 20 (0.30%) PaaS
7 17 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 17 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (0.14%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
10 7 (0.11%) Yammer
11 6 (0.090%) Google Drive
12 5 (0.075%) Taleo
13 4 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.060%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.060%) HP Helion
14 3 (0.045%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.045%) SoftLayer
14 3 (0.045%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 284 (4.28%) Firewall
2 251 (3.78%) DNS
3 237 (3.57%) WAN
4 233 (3.51%) SAN
5 198 (2.98%) LAN
6 132 (1.99%) DHCP
7 126 (1.90%) Network Security
8 100 (1.51%) TCP/IP
9 98 (1.48%) Internet
10 97 (1.46%) SSL
11 93 (1.40%) NAS
12 81 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
13 74 (1.12%) MPLS
14 73 (1.10%) VPN
15 56 (0.84%) Skype
16 52 (0.78%) Intranet
17 49 (0.74%) LDAP
18 48 (0.72%) VLAN
19 47 (0.71%) BGP
20 46 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 695 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 335 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
3 297 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 257 (3.87%) Oracle Database
5 248 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 144 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 125 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 110 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 100 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
10 99 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 88 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 85 (1.28%) RDBMS
13 79 (1.19%) DB2
13 79 (1.19%) MySQL
14 69 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
15 54 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
16 53 (0.80%) MS Access
17 52 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
18 50 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
18 50 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 54 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (0.78%) JIRA
3 50 (0.75%) Visual Studio
4 46 (0.69%) Subversion
5 43 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 40 (0.60%) LSMW
7 38 (0.57%) MSI
8 30 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 27 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
10 26 (0.39%) Introscope
10 26 (0.39%) Jenkins
11 24 (0.36%) ERwin
12 17 (0.26%) Selenium
13 16 (0.24%) HP UFT
14 14 (0.21%) Eclipse
14 14 (0.21%) TeamCity
15 13 (0.20%) Cucumber
16 11 (0.17%) Toad
17 10 (0.15%) LoadRunner
17 10 (0.15%) Maven
General
1 1469 (22.14%) Finance
2 512 (7.72%) Banking
3 260 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 257 (3.87%) Retail
5 143 (2.16%) Investment Banking
6 94 (1.42%) Law
7 90 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 89 (1.34%) Billing
9 85 (1.28%) Marketing
10 71 (1.07%) Legal
11 62 (0.93%) Publishing
12 60 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 57 (0.86%) Advertising
13 57 (0.86%) Retail Banking
14 53 (0.80%) Front Office
14 53 (0.80%) Back Office
15 41 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
16 34 (0.51%) Local Government
17 27 (0.41%) Spanish Language
18 24 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1212 (18.27%) Analyst
2 903 (13.61%) Project Manager
3 726 (10.94%) Developer
4 694 (10.46%) Consultant
5 606 (9.13%) Architect
6 481 (7.25%) Business Analyst
7 289 (4.36%) Data Analyst
8 197 (2.97%) Administrator
9 173 (2.61%) DBA
10 165 (2.49%) Infrastructure Manager
11 155 (2.34%) Migration Engineer
12 147 (2.22%) SQL Developer
13 146 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
14 132 (1.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 131 (1.97%) Migration Consultant
16 116 (1.75%) Test Analyst
17 107 (1.61%) Test Manager
18 106 (1.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 101 (1.52%) SAP Consultant
20 98 (1.48%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (5.02%) .NET
2 193 (2.91%) Web Services
3 146 (2.20%) HTML
4 123 (1.85%) XML
5 102 (1.54%) CSS
6 99 (1.49%) Middleware
7 93 (1.40%) ASP.NET
8 62 (0.93%) jQuery
9 60 (0.90%) J2EE
9 60 (0.90%) SOAP
10 54 (0.81%) REST
11 51 (0.77%) HTML5
12 42 (0.63%) Application Packaging
13 38 (0.57%) .NET Framework
14 35 (0.53%) Spring
14 35 (0.53%) JSON
15 33 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
16 30 (0.45%) Java EE
16 30 (0.45%) WCF
17 29 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 768 (11.57%) Data Centre
2 354 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 131 (1.97%) Management Information System
5 113 (1.70%) NHS
6 86 (1.30%) Clustering
7 81 (1.22%) Mainframe
8 74 (1.12%) Replication
9 64 (0.96%) Computer Science
10 56 (0.84%) Data Extraction
11 55 (0.83%) Data Structures
12 53 (0.80%) PKI
13 48 (0.72%) Derivative
14 46 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
14 46 (0.69%) User Experience
15 45 (0.68%) Visualisation
16 42 (0.63%) Client/Server
17 41 (0.62%) LPAR
18 40 (0.60%) Credit Risk
19 39 (0.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1463 (22.05%) Windows
2 539 (8.12%) Linux
3 369 (5.56%) UNIX
4 363 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 328 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 326 (4.91%) Windows 7
7 293 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 142 (2.14%) Solaris
9 141 (2.13%) Windows XP
10 125 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 101 (1.52%) AIX
12 56 (0.84%) Windows 8
13 51 (0.77%) zOS
14 39 (0.59%) VME
15 36 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
16 25 (0.38%) Windows 2000
17 23 (0.35%) Android
18 22 (0.33%) CentOS
19 17 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
20 12 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1904 (28.70%) Data Migration
2 746 (11.24%) Project Management
3 566 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
4 526 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 431 (6.50%) PRINCE2
6 426 (6.42%) ETL
7 380 (5.73%) ITIL
8 379 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
9 377 (5.68%) CRM
10 334 (5.03%) Data Modelling
11 302 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
12 279 (4.20%) Data Analysis
13 265 (3.99%) Change Management
14 244 (3.68%) Validation
15 229 (3.45%) Business Analysis
16 224 (3.38%) ERP
17 195 (2.94%) Data Management
17 195 (2.94%) Data Cleansing
18 160 (2.41%) Performance Tuning
19 155 (2.34%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1315 (19.82%) SQL
2 251 (3.78%) T-SQL
3 249 (3.75%) Java
4 239 (3.60%) C#
5 238 (3.59%) PowerShell
6 149 (2.25%) JavaScript
7 121 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 72 (1.09%) VB
8 72 (1.09%) C
9 71 (1.07%) Shell Script
9 71 (1.07%) VBA
10 66 (0.99%) Perl
11 63 (0.95%) Python
12 55 (0.83%) C++
13 52 (0.78%) VBScript
14 45 (0.68%) PHP
15 40 (0.60%) ABAP
15 40 (0.60%) Ruby
16 39 (0.59%) COBOL
17 38 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 586 (8.83%) Security Cleared
2 420 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 215 (3.24%) Degree
4 178 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 122 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
6 108 (1.63%) PMI Certification
7 98 (1.48%) MCSE
8 92 (1.39%) ISEB
9 79 (1.19%) CCNP
10 78 (1.18%) PMP
11 74 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 68 (1.02%) DV Cleared
13 57 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 55 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
15 50 (0.75%) CCNA
16 45 (0.68%) ISTQB
17 39 (0.59%) MCITP
18 36 (0.54%) CCIE
19 34 (0.51%) MCSA
20 31 (0.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (3.07%) QA
2 84 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 73 (1.10%) SLA
4 63 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.44%) Solvency II
6 21 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 21 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 16 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.14%) GxP
9 8 (0.12%) HL7
10 7 (0.11%) Basel III
11 6 (0.090%) FATCA
12 5 (0.075%) ISO 9000
12 5 (0.075%) EMIR
13 4 (0.060%) COREP
13 4 (0.060%) COBIT
13 4 (0.060%) GAAP
14 3 (0.045%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.045%) Basel II
14 3 (0.045%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 720 (10.85%) Active Directory
2 351 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 98 (1.48%) vSphere
5 81 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 75 (1.13%) XenApp
7 67 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
8 49 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 39 (0.59%) NFS
10 35 (0.53%) XenDesktop
11 26 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
12 17 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 16 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 14 (0.21%) Xen
14 14 (0.21%) BitLocker
15 12 (0.18%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.17%) Terminal Services
17 10 (0.15%) vCloud
18 9 (0.14%) XenServer
19 8 (0.12%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 247 (3.72%) SCCM
2 84 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
3 72 (1.09%) Puppet
4 50 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (0.63%) SCOM
6 37 (0.56%) Tivoli
7 26 (0.39%) CA Wily
8 24 (0.36%) WSUS
9 20 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 19 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
11 18 (0.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 17 (0.26%) FortiGate
12 17 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 16 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
13 16 (0.24%) SCVMM
14 14 (0.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 13 (0.20%) vMotion
16 12 (0.18%) NetBackup
16 12 (0.18%) SnapMirror
17 11 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1177 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 840 (12.66%) Oracle
3 563 (8.49%) VMware
4 473 (7.13%) SAP
5 351 (5.29%) Citrix
6 336 (5.06%) Cisco
7 248 (3.74%) HP
8 194 (2.92%) IBM
9 143 (2.16%) Red Hat
10 130 (1.96%) NetApp
11 124 (1.87%) EMC
12 99 (1.49%) Lotus
13 87 (1.31%) CheckPoint
14 81 (1.22%) Juniper
15 65 (0.98%) Informatica
16 63 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
17 59 (0.89%) Sybase
18 58 (0.87%) F5
19 53 (0.80%) Dell
20 52 (0.78%) Symantec
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £555501 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £45.45 per hour
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Alexander Mann Solutions
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 11 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £154.55 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £13.00 - £17.50 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £13.00 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day + £280 Daily Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Resourcing Hub
Rate: From £475 to £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Premier IT
Rate: NEG
Posted: 17 hours ago