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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 3032 3119 3015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.06% 6.42% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.13% 8.71% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1799 1718 1847
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 78 108
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.39 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -29.41%
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
37309 35800 38541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.52% 73.75% 71.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23546 22412 22771
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 970 1387
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +4 1489 £450 +5.88% 203
South East -10 533 £364 -3.00% 90
North West -15 183 £375 +7.14% 53
East of England +7 179 £375 - 20
South West +1 177 £375 +7.14% 40
West Midlands -6 161 £350 -4.10% 20
Yorkshire -4 138 £363 +15.07% 34
East Midlands +6 110 £375 +3.44% 10
North East -19 28 £390 +62.29% 7
Midlands -9 9 £463 +2.77% 1
Migration
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1866 (30.90%) Data Migration
2 1312 (21.73%) Windows
3 1308 (21.66%) Finance
4 1109 (18.37%) SQL
5 1016 (16.83%) Microsoft
6 868 (14.38%) Oracle
7 684 (11.33%) SQL Server
8 676 (11.20%) Project Management
9 598 (9.90%) Windows 7
10 558 (9.24%) SAP
11 552 (9.14%) Active Directory
12 541 (8.96%) MS Excel
13 444 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 421 (6.97%) Security Cleared
15 410 (6.79%) VMware
16 406 (6.72%) Banking
16 406 (6.72%) PRINCE2
17 390 (6.46%) ETL
18 388 (6.43%) SharePoint
19 363 (6.01%) ITIL
20 360 (5.96%) Linux
21 353 (5.85%) CRM
22 346 (5.73%) UNIX
23 333 (5.52%) .NET
24 325 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
25 318 (5.27%) MS Exchange
26 289 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
27 285 (4.72%) SCCM
28 280 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 280 (4.64%) Cisco

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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
1 388 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 318 (5.27%) MS Exchange
3 159 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 123 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 123 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 108 (1.79%) Lync
5 108 (1.79%) IIS
6 95 (1.57%) WebSphere
7 79 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 77 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 76 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 74 (1.23%) CMS
11 70 (1.16%) Apache
12 67 (1.11%) IBM Notes
13 52 (0.86%) WebLogic
14 41 (0.68%) SAS
15 38 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
16 29 (0.48%) Tomcat
17 28 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
17 28 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 541 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 259 (4.29%) MS Office
3 115 (1.90%) MS Project
4 106 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 54 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 51 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.35%) InfoPath
8 10 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.050%) Windchill
10 2 (0.033%) SPSS
10 2 (0.033%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.033%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.017%) FastStats
11 1 (0.017%) Mingle
11 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 135 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 128 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
3 120 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 73 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
5 69 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
6 68 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 57 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
8 42 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
9 40 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
10 36 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
11 34 (0.56%) SAP FI
12 30 (0.50%) SAP CO
13 29 (0.48%) Agresso
13 29 (0.48%) SAP SD
14 26 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
14 26 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
15 24 (0.40%) Workday HCM
16 22 (0.36%) SAP HR
17 17 (0.28%) SAP MM
17 17 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 135 (2.24%) Office 365
2 48 (0.79%) SaaS
3 33 (0.55%) Force.com
4 32 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.25%) Google Apps
8 13 (0.22%) IaaS
9 11 (0.18%) PaaS
10 9 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.050%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.050%) Taleo
12 3 (0.050%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.050%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.050%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.050%) Route 53
13 1 (0.017%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 207 (3.43%) SAN
2 205 (3.40%) Firewall
3 170 (2.82%) DNS
4 156 (2.58%) WAN
5 132 (2.19%) LAN
6 111 (1.84%) DHCP
7 84 (1.39%) TCP/IP
8 83 (1.37%) Internet
9 80 (1.32%) NAS
10 72 (1.19%) VPN
11 70 (1.16%) Intranet
12 57 (0.94%) MPLS
12 57 (0.94%) HTTP
13 50 (0.83%) Network Security
14 49 (0.81%) VLAN
14 49 (0.81%) LDAP
15 44 (0.73%) VoIP
16 43 (0.71%) FTP
17 41 (0.68%) Wireless
18 37 (0.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 684 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 280 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 237 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
4 232 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 207 (3.43%) Oracle Database
6 201 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 123 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 101 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 98 (1.62%) MySQL
10 93 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 86 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 82 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
13 81 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
14 71 (1.18%) MS Access
15 63 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
16 60 (0.99%) DB2
16 60 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
17 54 (0.89%) RDBMS
18 36 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
19 35 (0.58%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 80 (1.32%) LSMW
2 56 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 52 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (0.73%) Subversion
4 44 (0.73%) Visual Studio
5 43 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
5 43 (0.71%) Maven
6 38 (0.63%) JIRA
7 37 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
8 34 (0.56%) MSI
9 30 (0.50%) Jenkins
10 22 (0.36%) Toad
11 21 (0.35%) Eclipse
12 20 (0.33%) Ant
13 15 (0.25%) ClearCase
13 15 (0.25%) ERwin
13 15 (0.25%) Selenium
14 14 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
15 12 (0.20%) PowerDesigner
16 11 (0.18%) JUnit
General
1 1308 (21.66%) Finance
2 406 (6.72%) Banking
3 236 (3.91%) Retail
4 207 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 128 (2.12%) Investment Banking
6 95 (1.57%) Marketing
7 91 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 75 (1.24%) Front Office
9 73 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 66 (1.09%) Legal
11 64 (1.06%) Publishing
12 62 (1.03%) Billing
13 55 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
14 51 (0.84%) General Ledger
15 49 (0.81%) Back Office
16 38 (0.63%) Automotive
16 38 (0.63%) Retail Banking
17 35 (0.58%) German Language
18 34 (0.56%) Advertising
19 29 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1044 (17.29%) Analyst
2 826 (13.68%) Project Manager
3 716 (11.86%) Consultant
4 701 (11.61%) Developer
5 545 (9.03%) Architect
6 472 (7.82%) Business Analyst
7 247 (4.09%) Data Analyst
8 170 (2.82%) Migration Consultant
9 143 (2.37%) Administrator
10 142 (2.35%) Data Consultant
11 138 (2.29%) Data Manager
11 138 (2.29%) Migration Engineer
12 129 (2.14%) SAP Consultant
13 127 (2.10%) DBA
14 110 (1.82%) SQL Developer
15 107 (1.77%) Solutions Architect
16 104 (1.72%) Data Migration Consultant
17 100 (1.66%) Data Migration Manager
18 87 (1.44%) Technical Architect
19 86 (1.42%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (5.52%) .NET
2 232 (3.84%) XML
3 207 (3.43%) Web Services
4 183 (3.03%) HTML
5 126 (2.09%) CSS
6 99 (1.64%) ASP.NET
7 83 (1.37%) Middleware
8 80 (1.32%) SOAP
9 72 (1.19%) jQuery
10 61 (1.01%) WCF
11 51 (0.84%) .NET Framework
12 49 (0.81%) XSLT
13 47 (0.78%) Application Packaging
14 45 (0.75%) J2EE
15 42 (0.70%) Ajax
15 42 (0.70%) JSON
16 40 (0.66%) HTML5
17 38 (0.63%) REST
17 38 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
18 37 (0.61%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 155 (2.57%) NHS
2 123 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 105 (1.74%) Replication
4 94 (1.56%) Data Integration
5 83 (1.37%) Clustering
6 78 (1.29%) Mainframe
6 78 (1.29%) Blackberry
7 61 (1.01%) PMI
8 60 (0.99%) Data Extraction
9 58 (0.96%) Derivative
10 57 (0.94%) Open Source
11 54 (0.89%) Computer Science
12 52 (0.86%) FMCG
13 49 (0.81%) Fixed Income
14 48 (0.79%) Data Conversion
15 39 (0.65%) Hedge funds
16 38 (0.63%) Fat Client
16 38 (0.63%) Thin Client
17 37 (0.61%) Equities
18 36 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1312 (21.73%) Windows
2 598 (9.90%) Windows 7
3 360 (5.96%) Linux
4 346 (5.73%) UNIX
5 325 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 253 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 224 (3.71%) Windows XP
8 150 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 116 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 106 (1.76%) Solaris
11 75 (1.24%) AIX
12 54 (0.89%) Windows 8
13 20 (0.33%) CentOS
13 20 (0.33%) HPUX
14 18 (0.30%) SUSE
14 18 (0.30%) Debian
15 16 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
16 14 (0.23%) zOS
17 12 (0.20%) Windows 2000
18 11 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1866 (30.90%) Data Migration
2 676 (11.20%) Project Management
3 444 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 406 (6.72%) PRINCE2
5 390 (6.46%) ETL
6 363 (6.01%) ITIL
7 353 (5.85%) CRM
8 289 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 274 (4.54%) Business Intelligence
10 267 (4.42%) Data Analysis
11 254 (4.21%) Change Management
12 239 (3.96%) Data Modelling
12 239 (3.96%) Data Cleansing
13 232 (3.84%) Business Analysis
14 229 (3.79%) Validation
15 225 (3.73%) ERP
16 199 (3.30%) Data Mapping
17 198 (3.28%) Data Management
18 182 (3.01%) Workflow
19 161 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1109 (18.37%) SQL
2 259 (4.29%) Java
3 200 (3.31%) PowerShell
4 183 (3.03%) C#
5 177 (2.93%) T-SQL
6 175 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 169 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 118 (1.95%) C
9 113 (1.87%) Shell Script
10 105 (1.74%) Perl
11 93 (1.54%) VBA
12 89 (1.47%) VB
13 85 (1.41%) PHP
14 79 (1.31%) VBScript
15 71 (1.18%) Python
16 47 (0.78%) Bash Shell
17 43 (0.71%) Apex Code
18 35 (0.58%) ABAP
19 29 (0.48%) VB.NET
20 18 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 421 (6.97%) Security Cleared
2 275 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 167 (2.77%) Degree
4 131 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 123 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 83 (1.37%) PMP
7 82 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 80 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 68 (1.13%) DV Cleared
10 63 (1.04%) MCSE
11 60 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
12 59 (0.98%) ISEB
12 59 (0.98%) MCITP
13 58 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 49 (0.81%) CCNP
15 35 (0.58%) CCNA
16 31 (0.51%) MCP
17 27 (0.45%) ISTQB
18 23 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 22 (0.36%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (3.46%) QA
2 97 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 81 (1.34%) SLA
4 20 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.20%) EMIR
8 10 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (0.15%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.13%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.099%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.083%) COBIT
12 5 (0.083%) MiFID
13 3 (0.050%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.033%) GxP
14 2 (0.033%) GAAP
14 2 (0.033%) FATCA
15 1 (0.017%) COREP
15 1 (0.017%) FINREP
15 1 (0.017%) UCITS
System Software
1 552 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 238 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 95 (1.57%) XenApp
5 86 (1.42%) vSphere
6 81 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 59 (0.98%) XenDesktop
8 42 (0.70%) VMware ESX
9 30 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
10 20 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 19 (0.31%) XenServer
12 17 (0.28%) ISA Server
13 16 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
14 15 (0.25%) NFS
15 14 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
16 12 (0.20%) Terminal Services
17 10 (0.17%) DFS Replication
18 8 (0.13%) Xen
19 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 7 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 285 (4.72%) SCCM
2 65 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 61 (1.01%) SCOM
4 31 (0.51%) Puppet
5 28 (0.46%) Data Guard
6 27 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 25 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
8 22 (0.36%) WSUS
9 20 (0.33%) Tivoli
9 20 (0.33%) Control-M
9 20 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 17 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 15 (0.25%) SCVMM
12 14 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 12 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 12 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
14 10 (0.17%) Backup Exec
15 9 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
15 9 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1016 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 868 (14.38%) Oracle
3 558 (9.24%) SAP
4 410 (6.79%) VMware
5 280 (4.64%) Cisco
6 260 (4.31%) Citrix
7 224 (3.71%) HP
8 183 (3.03%) IBM
9 119 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
10 110 (1.82%) EMC
11 95 (1.57%) Red Hat
12 87 (1.44%) Informatica
13 82 (1.36%) Business Objects
14 81 (1.34%) Dell
15 75 (1.24%) NetApp
15 75 (1.24%) Lotus
16 68 (1.13%) CheckPoint
17 53 (0.88%) Siebel
18 51 (0.84%) Sybase
19 48 (0.79%) Remedy
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Gibbs S3
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable day rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago