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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 29 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Migration 3091 3129 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.89% 6.48% 5.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 8.71% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1843 1738 1752
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 96 113
Average hourly rate £17.75 £18.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -36.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £10.50 £13.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.25 £51.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £27.55
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -36.47%
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
38954 35940 38894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.26% 74.48% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24704 22658 22956
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1007 1440
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +1 1483 £425 - 185
South East -11 538 £350 -6.66% 76
North West -9 205 £350 +0.07% 58
South West -1 200 £363 +3.57% 36
West Midlands -11 169 £350 -6.66% 22
East of England -8 160 £375 +7.14% 27
East Midlands +10 141 £363 +6.61% 4
Yorkshire -10 134 £350 +7.69% 26
North East -35 18 £403 +67.70% 4
Midlands -12 10 £463 +2.77% 1
Migration
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1826 (30.29%) Data Migration
2 1323 (21.94%) Finance
3 1319 (21.88%) Windows
4 1132 (18.78%) SQL
5 1043 (17.30%) Microsoft
6 898 (14.89%) Oracle
7 682 (11.31%) SQL Server
8 658 (10.91%) Project Management
9 572 (9.49%) Windows 7
10 565 (9.37%) Active Directory
11 544 (9.02%) SAP
12 534 (8.86%) MS Excel
13 447 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 426 (7.07%) Security Cleared
15 419 (6.95%) ETL
16 418 (6.93%) VMware
16 418 (6.93%) Banking
17 402 (6.67%) PRINCE2
18 378 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
19 360 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
20 356 (5.90%) ITIL
20 356 (5.90%) Linux
21 355 (5.89%) SharePoint
22 344 (5.71%) .NET
23 340 (5.64%) UNIX
24 336 (5.57%) Windows Server 2008
25 325 (5.39%) CRM
26 304 (5.04%) MS Exchange
27 299 (4.96%) Cisco
28 295 (4.89%) Business Intelligence

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 355 (5.89%) SharePoint
2 304 (5.04%) MS Exchange
3 155 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 122 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 119 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 115 (1.91%) IIS
7 107 (1.77%) Lync
8 100 (1.66%) WebSphere
9 83 (1.38%) CMS
10 81 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 81 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 73 (1.21%) Apache
12 70 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
13 67 (1.11%) IBM Notes
14 53 (0.88%) WebLogic
15 50 (0.83%) SAS
16 36 (0.60%) Tomcat
16 36 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
17 31 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
18 29 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 534 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 259 (4.30%) MS Office
3 123 (2.04%) MS Project
4 103 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 50 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 49 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 13 (0.22%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.050%) Windchill
9 3 (0.050%) SPSS
10 2 (0.033%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.033%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.033%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.017%) FastStats
11 1 (0.017%) Mingle
11 1 (0.017%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 141 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 135 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 111 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 73 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
5 69 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 69 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
6 54 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
7 42 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
7 42 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
8 41 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
9 33 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
10 32 (0.53%) Agresso
11 29 (0.48%) SAP HR
12 27 (0.45%) SAP FI
13 26 (0.43%) SAP SD
14 24 (0.40%) SAP CO
15 23 (0.38%) Workday HCM
16 20 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
17 19 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 19 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 136 (2.26%) Office 365
2 50 (0.83%) SaaS
3 44 (0.73%) Force.com
4 33 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.27%) Google Apps
8 14 (0.23%) IaaS
9 13 (0.22%) PaaS
10 9 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.083%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.066%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.066%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.066%) Route 53
12 4 (0.066%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.050%) Taleo
14 2 (0.033%) Heroku
15 1 (0.017%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.017%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 212 (3.52%) SAN
2 200 (3.32%) Firewall
3 182 (3.02%) DNS
3 182 (3.02%) WAN
4 149 (2.47%) LAN
5 108 (1.79%) DHCP
6 93 (1.54%) Internet
7 84 (1.39%) TCP/IP
8 81 (1.34%) NAS
9 75 (1.24%) VPN
10 74 (1.23%) Intranet
11 64 (1.06%) HTTP
12 62 (1.03%) MPLS
13 50 (0.83%) LDAP
14 47 (0.78%) VLAN
15 46 (0.76%) VoIP
15 46 (0.76%) Wireless
16 45 (0.75%) Network Security
17 44 (0.73%) FTP
18 41 (0.68%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 260 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 248 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
4 221 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 205 (3.40%) Oracle Database
6 193 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 105 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 97 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 91 (1.51%) MySQL
10 90 (1.49%) MS Access
11 87 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 85 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 85 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
13 80 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 67 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
15 61 (1.01%) DB2
16 60 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
17 45 (0.75%) RDBMS
18 35 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
18 35 (0.58%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 79 (1.31%) LSMW
2 57 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (0.86%) Git (software)
4 47 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 40 (0.66%) Maven
5 40 (0.66%) JIRA
6 39 (0.65%) MSI
7 37 (0.61%) Subversion
7 37 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
8 35 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
9 32 (0.53%) Toad
10 27 (0.45%) Jenkins
11 21 (0.35%) Eclipse
12 20 (0.33%) ClearCase
12 20 (0.33%) Selenium
13 19 (0.32%) ERwin
14 18 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
14 18 (0.30%) Ant
15 16 (0.27%) JUnit
15 16 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1323 (21.94%) Finance
2 418 (6.93%) Banking
3 232 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 229 (3.80%) Retail
5 124 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 98 (1.63%) Marketing
7 88 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 74 (1.23%) Front Office
9 72 (1.19%) Legal
10 69 (1.14%) Financial Institution
11 61 (1.01%) Publishing
12 59 (0.98%) Billing
13 52 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
14 51 (0.85%) General Ledger
15 50 (0.83%) Back Office
16 41 (0.68%) Advertising
17 38 (0.63%) Automotive
18 32 (0.53%) Retail Banking
19 29 (0.48%) German Language
20 25 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1072 (17.78%) Analyst
2 796 (13.20%) Project Manager
3 742 (12.31%) Consultant
4 711 (11.79%) Developer
5 539 (8.94%) Architect
6 504 (8.36%) Business Analyst
7 248 (4.11%) Data Analyst
8 172 (2.85%) Migration Consultant
9 138 (2.29%) Data Consultant
10 134 (2.22%) Administrator
11 131 (2.17%) DBA
12 130 (2.16%) SAP Consultant
13 129 (2.14%) Data Manager
14 120 (1.99%) Migration Engineer
15 116 (1.92%) SQL Developer
16 106 (1.76%) Solutions Architect
17 105 (1.74%) Data Migration Consultant
18 94 (1.56%) Data Migration Manager
19 89 (1.48%) Technical Architect
20 88 (1.46%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (5.71%) .NET
2 228 (3.78%) XML
3 212 (3.52%) Web Services
4 188 (3.12%) HTML
5 136 (2.26%) CSS
6 102 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 99 (1.64%) SOAP
8 88 (1.46%) Middleware
9 76 (1.26%) jQuery
10 62 (1.03%) WCF
11 51 (0.85%) REST
12 49 (0.81%) Application Packaging
13 47 (0.78%) J2EE
13 47 (0.78%) HTML5
14 45 (0.75%) .NET Framework
15 41 (0.68%) JSON
15 41 (0.68%) Visualforce
16 38 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
16 38 (0.63%) XSLT
17 31 (0.51%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 360 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (2.45%) NHS
3 125 (2.07%) Management Information System
4 98 (1.63%) Replication
5 97 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 86 (1.43%) Clustering
7 84 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 63 (1.04%) Mainframe
9 58 (0.96%) Derivative
10 57 (0.95%) Open Source
11 56 (0.93%) Data Extraction
12 53 (0.88%) PMI
13 44 (0.73%) Fixed Income
14 43 (0.71%) Computer Science
15 42 (0.70%) Reference Data
15 42 (0.70%) Data Conversion
16 39 (0.65%) FMCG
17 38 (0.63%) Fat Client
17 38 (0.63%) Thin Client
18 36 (0.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1319 (21.88%) Windows
2 572 (9.49%) Windows 7
3 356 (5.90%) Linux
4 340 (5.64%) UNIX
5 336 (5.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 264 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 200 (3.32%) Windows XP
8 183 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 114 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 114 (1.89%) Solaris
10 69 (1.14%) AIX
11 50 (0.83%) Windows 8
12 19 (0.32%) HPUX
12 19 (0.32%) Debian
13 17 (0.28%) zOS
14 16 (0.27%) SUSE
15 14 (0.23%) CentOS
16 13 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1826 (30.29%) Data Migration
2 658 (10.91%) Project Management
3 447 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 419 (6.95%) ETL
5 402 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 378 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
7 356 (5.90%) ITIL
8 325 (5.39%) CRM
9 295 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
9 295 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 251 (4.16%) Data Analysis
11 249 (4.13%) Business Analysis
12 244 (4.05%) Change Management
13 235 (3.90%) Data Modelling
14 229 (3.80%) ERP
15 224 (3.72%) Data Cleansing
16 216 (3.58%) Validation
17 208 (3.45%) Workflow
18 201 (3.33%) Data Mapping
19 183 (3.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1132 (18.78%) SQL
2 277 (4.59%) Java
3 197 (3.27%) PowerShell
4 182 (3.02%) PL/SQL
5 178 (2.95%) C#
6 170 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 169 (2.80%) T-SQL
8 109 (1.81%) C
9 106 (1.76%) Shell Script
10 93 (1.54%) Perl
11 87 (1.44%) VBA
12 81 (1.34%) VBScript
13 73 (1.21%) VB
14 70 (1.16%) PHP
15 63 (1.04%) Python
16 49 (0.81%) Apex Code
17 45 (0.75%) Bash Shell
18 34 (0.56%) ABAP
19 32 (0.53%) VB.NET
20 20 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 426 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 275 (4.56%) SC Cleared
3 167 (2.77%) Degree
4 130 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 108 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 94 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 77 (1.28%) DV Cleared
8 70 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 70 (1.16%) PMP
9 59 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 59 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 57 (0.95%) ISEB
11 56 (0.93%) MCSE
12 49 (0.81%) CCNP
12 49 (0.81%) MCITP
13 46 (0.76%) CCNA
14 32 (0.53%) ISTQB
15 24 (0.40%) CCIE
16 20 (0.33%) MCP
16 20 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (3.42%) QA
2 88 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 69 (1.14%) SLA
4 17 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.20%) EMIR
7 8 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 7 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.100%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.083%) COBIT
10 5 (0.083%) MiFID
11 3 (0.050%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.033%) GAAP
12 2 (0.033%) GxP
12 2 (0.033%) FATCA
13 1 (0.017%) P3O
13 1 (0.017%) COREP
13 1 (0.017%) FINREP
System Software
1 565 (9.37%) Active Directory
2 246 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (1.81%) Hyper-V
4 97 (1.61%) vSphere
5 88 (1.46%) XenApp
6 76 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 58 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 42 (0.70%) VMware ESX
9 32 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
10 25 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 21 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
12 18 (0.30%) NFS
12 18 (0.30%) XenServer
13 17 (0.28%) ISA Server
14 16 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (0.20%) Terminal Services
16 9 (0.15%) Xen
17 8 (0.13%) Veritas File System
18 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 7 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 276 (4.58%) SCCM
2 73 (1.21%) SCOM
3 65 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 33 (0.55%) Puppet
5 30 (0.50%) Data Guard
6 27 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 24 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
8 20 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 19 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (0.32%) Tivoli
10 17 (0.28%) WSUS
11 16 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 14 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 14 (0.23%) Control-M
12 14 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
13 13 (0.22%) Backup Exec
13 13 (0.22%) SCVMM
14 12 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
15 11 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 9 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1043 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 898 (14.89%) Oracle
3 544 (9.02%) SAP
4 418 (6.93%) VMware
5 299 (4.96%) Cisco
6 266 (4.41%) Citrix
7 228 (3.78%) HP
8 179 (2.97%) IBM
9 130 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 116 (1.92%) EMC
11 104 (1.72%) Informatica
12 96 (1.59%) Red Hat
13 82 (1.36%) Business Objects
14 80 (1.33%) Dell
15 74 (1.23%) Lotus
16 72 (1.19%) NetApp
17 71 (1.18%) CheckPoint
18 53 (0.88%) CA
19 50 (0.83%) Remedy
20 49 (0.81%) Symantec
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £150 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £1000-£1250pd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: Up to £600 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dorset
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £180 - £240 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £150 - £215 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £320 - £420 per day + DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wellesbourne, Warwickshire
Mpower Plus UK Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago