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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Migration 3219 3150 2756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.04% 6.57% 5.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.17% 8.81% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1947 1710 1565
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 117 114
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -28.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.09 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £37.50 £51.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
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
39381 35768 36229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.87% 74.65% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25694 22646 21510
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1037 1346
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -1.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -2 1470 £425 - 168
South East -6 596 £350 -12.50% 73
North West 0 249 £350 +7.69% 42
South West +9 238 £363 +3.57% 60
West Midlands -7 177 £350 - 35
East of England -6 171 £375 +7.14% 16
East Midlands +5 143 £400 +17.64% 11
Yorkshire -15 121 £350 +7.69% 34
North East -47 16 £377 +53.87% 7
Migration
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1872 (30.44%) Data Migration
2 1339 (21.78%) Windows
3 1306 (21.24%) Finance
4 1183 (19.24%) SQL
5 1089 (17.71%) Microsoft
6 930 (15.12%) Oracle
7 693 (11.27%) SQL Server
8 625 (10.16%) Project Management
9 581 (9.45%) Active Directory
10 559 (9.09%) SAP
11 553 (8.99%) MS Excel
12 546 (8.88%) Windows 7
13 478 (7.77%) Security Cleared
14 434 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
14 434 (7.06%) Banking
15 430 (6.99%) ETL
16 425 (6.91%) VMware
17 405 (6.59%) UNIX
18 388 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
19 381 (6.20%) PRINCE2
20 374 (6.08%) Linux
21 371 (6.03%) .NET
22 369 (6.00%) SharePoint
23 354 (5.76%) CRM
24 349 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
25 346 (5.63%) ITIL
25 346 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
26 330 (5.37%) User Acceptance Testing
27 317 (5.16%) Cisco
28 310 (5.04%) MS Exchange

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 369 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 310 (5.04%) MS Exchange
3 166 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 132 (2.15%) Lync
5 131 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 129 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 114 (1.85%) IIS
8 92 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 91 (1.48%) CMS
10 90 (1.46%) WebSphere
11 81 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
12 76 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 72 (1.17%) IBM Notes
14 68 (1.11%) Apache
15 55 (0.89%) WebLogic
16 44 (0.72%) SAS
17 40 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
18 38 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
19 30 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 28 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 553 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 275 (4.47%) MS Office
3 117 (1.90%) MS Project
4 107 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 53 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 52 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
7 20 (0.33%) InfoPath
8 12 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.033%) SPSS
9 2 (0.033%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.033%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.033%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.033%) Windchill
9 2 (0.033%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 142 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 127 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
3 123 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 70 (1.14%) Agresso
5 55 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
5 55 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
6 53 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
7 44 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
7 44 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
8 43 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
9 32 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
10 28 (0.46%) SAP HR
10 28 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
11 24 (0.39%) SAP FI
12 23 (0.37%) SAP SD
13 21 (0.34%) Workday HCM
14 20 (0.33%) SAP BPC
15 19 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
15 19 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 19 (0.31%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 163 (2.65%) Office 365
2 48 (0.78%) SaaS
3 45 (0.73%) Force.com
4 36 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (0.34%) IaaS
8 19 (0.31%) Google Apps
9 17 (0.28%) PaaS
10 6 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.081%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
12 4 (0.065%) Heroku
12 4 (0.065%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.065%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.065%) Route 53
13 2 (0.033%) Taleo
14 1 (0.016%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.016%) GitHub
14 1 (0.016%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 227 (3.69%) Firewall
2 217 (3.53%) SAN
3 209 (3.40%) WAN
4 173 (2.81%) DNS
5 165 (2.68%) LAN
6 96 (1.56%) DHCP
7 95 (1.54%) NAS
8 93 (1.51%) Internet
9 87 (1.41%) MPLS
9 87 (1.41%) TCP/IP
10 82 (1.33%) Intranet
11 72 (1.17%) VPN
12 62 (1.01%) HTTP
13 55 (0.89%) Network Security
14 50 (0.81%) FTP
14 50 (0.81%) BGP
15 49 (0.80%) VoIP
16 48 (0.78%) LDAP
16 48 (0.78%) VLAN
17 46 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 693 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 283 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 270 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 219 (3.56%) Oracle Database
5 211 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 189 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 117 (1.90%) Relational Database
8 101 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 98 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
10 92 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 88 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 81 (1.32%) MS Access
13 79 (1.28%) MySQL
14 71 (1.15%) DB2
15 68 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
16 66 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
17 63 (1.02%) RDBMS
18 56 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
19 44 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
20 38 (0.62%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 74 (1.20%) LSMW
1 74 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 48 (0.78%) JIRA
3 48 (0.78%) MSI
4 47 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 42 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
6 38 (0.62%) Subversion
7 36 (0.59%) Toad
8 32 (0.52%) Maven
9 30 (0.49%) Jenkins
10 29 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
11 21 (0.34%) ClearCase
11 21 (0.34%) Eclipse
11 21 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
12 20 (0.33%) Ant
13 19 (0.31%) ERwin
14 17 (0.28%) Selenium
15 15 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 15 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1306 (21.24%) Finance
2 434 (7.06%) Banking
3 242 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 238 (3.87%) Retail
5 131 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 98 (1.59%) Marketing
7 88 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 78 (1.27%) Legal
8 78 (1.27%) Front Office
9 64 (1.04%) Publishing
10 62 (1.01%) Billing
11 57 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 56 (0.91%) Back Office
13 53 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
14 52 (0.85%) General Ledger
15 43 (0.70%) Advertising
16 35 (0.57%) Automotive
17 33 (0.54%) Local Government
18 28 (0.46%) Retail Banking
19 24 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1066 (17.34%) Analyst
2 773 (12.57%) Consultant
3 761 (12.38%) Project Manager
4 738 (12.00%) Developer
5 571 (9.29%) Architect
6 491 (7.99%) Business Analyst
7 249 (4.05%) Data Analyst
8 170 (2.76%) Migration Consultant
9 152 (2.47%) Data Manager
10 140 (2.28%) Administrator
11 134 (2.18%) SAP Consultant
12 132 (2.15%) DBA
13 127 (2.07%) Data Consultant
14 121 (1.97%) Migration Engineer
14 121 (1.97%) SQL Developer
15 107 (1.74%) Data Migration Manager
16 106 (1.72%) Solutions Architect
17 100 (1.63%) Data Architect
18 99 (1.61%) Test Analyst
19 96 (1.56%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (6.03%) .NET
2 228 (3.71%) XML
3 223 (3.63%) Web Services
4 203 (3.30%) HTML
5 140 (2.28%) CSS
6 100 (1.63%) SOAP
6 100 (1.63%) ASP.NET
7 84 (1.37%) Middleware
8 81 (1.32%) jQuery
9 56 (0.91%) WCF
10 53 (0.86%) REST
11 52 (0.85%) Application Packaging
12 51 (0.83%) J2EE
13 44 (0.72%) HTML5
14 43 (0.70%) Visualforce
15 42 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
16 41 (0.67%) .NET Framework
17 38 (0.62%) JSON
18 32 (0.52%) XSLT
19 28 (0.46%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 349 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 150 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 141 (2.29%) NHS
4 110 (1.79%) Replication
5 106 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 96 (1.56%) Clustering
7 82 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 80 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 69 (1.12%) Mainframe
10 62 (1.01%) Data Extraction
11 52 (0.85%) Derivative
12 51 (0.83%) Open Source
13 47 (0.76%) Computer Science
14 43 (0.70%) PMI
14 43 (0.70%) Reference Data
15 42 (0.68%) Data Conversion
16 38 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 37 (0.60%) Client/Server
17 37 (0.60%) Fixed Income
18 36 (0.59%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1339 (21.78%) Windows
2 546 (8.88%) Windows 7
3 405 (6.59%) UNIX
4 374 (6.08%) Linux
5 346 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 261 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 199 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 195 (3.17%) Windows XP
9 120 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 116 (1.89%) Solaris
11 73 (1.19%) AIX
12 39 (0.63%) Windows 8
13 21 (0.34%) HPUX
14 19 (0.31%) SUSE
15 15 (0.24%) zOS
15 15 (0.24%) CentOS
16 14 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (0.23%) Windows 2000
17 13 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
18 12 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1872 (30.44%) Data Migration
2 625 (10.16%) Project Management
3 434 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 430 (6.99%) ETL
5 388 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
6 381 (6.20%) PRINCE2
7 354 (5.76%) CRM
8 346 (5.63%) ITIL
9 330 (5.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 301 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
11 257 (4.18%) Data Modelling
12 256 (4.16%) Business Analysis
13 253 (4.11%) ERP
14 246 (4.00%) Change Management
15 232 (3.77%) Data Cleansing
16 229 (3.72%) Data Analysis
17 218 (3.55%) Workflow
18 214 (3.48%) Validation
19 204 (3.32%) Data Management
20 202 (3.29%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1183 (19.24%) SQL
2 297 (4.83%) Java
3 220 (3.58%) PL/SQL
4 204 (3.32%) PowerShell
5 192 (3.12%) JavaScript
6 190 (3.09%) C#
7 179 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 129 (2.10%) Shell Script
9 100 (1.63%) C
10 86 (1.40%) VBScript
11 81 (1.32%) Perl
12 70 (1.14%) PHP
12 70 (1.14%) VBA
13 68 (1.11%) VB
14 60 (0.98%) Python
15 53 (0.86%) Apex Code
16 47 (0.76%) Bash Shell
17 40 (0.65%) VB.NET
18 39 (0.63%) Korn
19 32 (0.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 478 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 296 (4.81%) SC Cleared
3 163 (2.65%) Degree
4 144 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 99 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 91 (1.48%) DV Cleared
7 89 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 66 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 65 (1.06%) ISEB
10 57 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 57 (0.93%) MCITP
10 57 (0.93%) PMP
11 55 (0.89%) MCSE
12 52 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
13 50 (0.81%) CCNP
14 46 (0.75%) CCNA
15 32 (0.52%) ISTQB
16 26 (0.42%) CCIE
17 23 (0.37%) MCTS
18 19 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (3.22%) QA
2 94 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 71 (1.15%) SLA
4 17 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.18%) EMIR
6 9 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.098%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.081%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.081%) MiFID
8 5 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.081%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.049%) COBIT
9 3 (0.049%) GAAP
10 2 (0.033%) GxP
10 2 (0.033%) HL7
10 2 (0.033%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.033%) FATCA
10 2 (0.033%) P3O
10 2 (0.033%) UCITS
System Software
1 581 (9.45%) Active Directory
2 260 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 97 (1.58%) vSphere
5 77 (1.25%) XenApp
6 68 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 49 (0.80%) XenDesktop
8 41 (0.67%) VMware ESX
9 32 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
10 30 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 26 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 19 (0.31%) Terminal Services
13 18 (0.29%) NFS
14 16 (0.26%) XenServer
15 13 (0.21%) ISA Server
15 13 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (0.13%) Veritas File System
16 8 (0.13%) Firmware
16 8 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 7 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 245 (3.98%) SCCM
2 75 (1.22%) SCOM
3 66 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
4 30 (0.49%) Puppet
5 27 (0.44%) Data Guard
6 25 (0.41%) NetBackup
7 24 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
8 19 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 19 (0.31%) Control-M
9 18 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 16 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 16 (0.26%) Tivoli
11 15 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 15 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 12 (0.20%) WSUS
13 12 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
14 11 (0.18%) SCVMM
14 11 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 10 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 1089 (17.71%) Microsoft
2 930 (15.12%) Oracle
3 559 (9.09%) SAP
4 425 (6.91%) VMware
5 317 (5.16%) Cisco
6 252 (4.10%) Citrix
7 214 (3.48%) HP
8 175 (2.85%) IBM
9 123 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
10 117 (1.90%) EMC
11 105 (1.71%) Red Hat
12 102 (1.66%) Informatica
13 96 (1.56%) Business Objects
14 88 (1.43%) CheckPoint
15 84 (1.37%) Dell
16 81 (1.32%) Lotus
17 75 (1.22%) NetApp
18 71 (1.15%) Sybase
19 56 (0.91%) CA
20 55 (0.89%) Siebel
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