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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 3098 3171 2933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.06% 6.49% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 8.75% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1839 1742 1773
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 88 107
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.52 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% -23.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -31.37%
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
38226 36235 38251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.81% 74.18% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24168 22715 22586
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 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 1011 1398
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -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 2 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 2 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 2 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 +3 1498 £438 +4.16% 175
South East -8 540 £363 -3.33% 85
North West -12 191 £363 +3.57% 43
South West 0 189 £375 +7.14% 31
East of England +2 182 £375 - 27
West Midlands -8 173 £340 -9.33% 23
Yorkshire -5 137 £350 +11.11% 31
East Midlands +6 125 £375 +10.29% 5
North East -16 25 £413 +72.08% 5
Midlands -13 9 £463 +2.77% 1
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 1831 (30.63%) Data Migration
2 1315 (22.00%) Finance
3 1306 (21.85%) Windows
4 1089 (18.22%) SQL
5 997 (16.68%) Microsoft
6 879 (14.71%) Oracle
7 682 (11.41%) SQL Server
8 663 (11.09%) Project Management
9 591 (9.89%) Windows 7
10 550 (9.20%) SAP
10 550 (9.20%) Active Directory
11 537 (8.98%) MS Excel
12 441 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 419 (7.01%) Security Cleared
14 413 (6.91%) PRINCE2
15 409 (6.84%) VMware
16 403 (6.74%) Banking
17 383 (6.41%) ETL
18 376 (6.29%) SharePoint
19 365 (6.11%) ITIL
20 346 (5.79%) Linux
21 345 (5.77%) CRM
22 336 (5.62%) .NET
23 329 (5.50%) UNIX
24 318 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
25 312 (5.22%) MS Exchange
26 286 (4.79%) Cisco
26 286 (4.79%) SCCM
27 285 (4.77%) User Acceptance Testing
28 277 (4.63%) Business Intelligence

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 376 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 312 (5.22%) MS Exchange
3 157 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 121 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 120 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 107 (1.79%) Lync
7 103 (1.72%) IIS
8 98 (1.64%) WebSphere
9 78 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 77 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 75 (1.25%) CMS
12 69 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
13 68 (1.14%) IBM Notes
13 68 (1.14%) Apache
14 50 (0.84%) WebLogic
15 42 (0.70%) SAS
16 34 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
17 30 (0.50%) Tomcat
18 29 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
19 26 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 537 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 262 (4.38%) MS Office
3 122 (2.04%) MS Project
4 108 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 55 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 52 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 12 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.050%) Windchill
9 3 (0.050%) SPSS
10 2 (0.033%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.017%) FastStats
11 1 (0.017%) Mingle
11 1 (0.017%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 140 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 134 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 122 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 74 (1.24%) Oracle Payables
5 70 (1.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 70 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 59 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
7 43 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
8 41 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
9 37 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
10 33 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
11 30 (0.50%) SAP SD
12 28 (0.47%) Agresso
12 28 (0.47%) SAP HR
12 28 (0.47%) SAP FI
13 25 (0.42%) SAP CO
13 25 (0.42%) Workday HCM
14 21 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
15 18 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 18 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 133 (2.23%) Office 365
2 45 (0.75%) SaaS
3 34 (0.57%) Force.com
4 32 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (0.37%) 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 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.050%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.050%) Taleo
12 3 (0.050%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.050%) Route 53
12 3 (0.050%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.033%) Heroku
14 1 (0.017%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.017%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 212 (3.55%) SAN
2 204 (3.41%) Firewall
3 172 (2.88%) DNS
4 166 (2.78%) WAN
5 134 (2.24%) LAN
6 108 (1.81%) DHCP
7 87 (1.46%) Internet
8 82 (1.37%) TCP/IP
9 81 (1.36%) NAS
10 74 (1.24%) Intranet
11 72 (1.20%) VPN
12 58 (0.97%) HTTP
12 58 (0.97%) MPLS
13 53 (0.89%) Network Security
14 50 (0.84%) LDAP
15 49 (0.82%) VLAN
16 44 (0.74%) NetScaler
17 42 (0.70%) VoIP
18 41 (0.69%) FTP
18 41 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 270 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 229 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
4 220 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 199 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 191 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 120 (2.01%) Relational Database
8 92 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 91 (1.52%) MySQL
10 90 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 81 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
12 79 (1.32%) MS Access
12 79 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 77 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
14 60 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
15 59 (0.99%) DB2
15 59 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
16 53 (0.89%) RDBMS
17 37 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
18 35 (0.59%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 75 (1.25%) LSMW
2 53 (0.89%) Git (software)
3 52 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (0.77%) Visual Studio
5 40 (0.67%) Maven
5 40 (0.67%) JIRA
6 39 (0.65%) Subversion
6 39 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
7 36 (0.60%) MSI
7 36 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
8 29 (0.49%) Jenkins
9 22 (0.37%) Toad
10 21 (0.35%) Eclipse
11 19 (0.32%) Ant
12 16 (0.27%) Selenium
13 15 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
13 15 (0.25%) ERwin
14 14 (0.23%) ClearCase
15 11 (0.18%) JUnit
16 10 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1315 (22.00%) Finance
2 403 (6.74%) Banking
3 221 (3.70%) Retail
4 217 (3.63%) Telecoms
5 124 (2.07%) Investment Banking
6 99 (1.66%) Marketing
7 91 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 72 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 72 (1.20%) Front Office
9 71 (1.19%) Legal
10 63 (1.05%) Publishing
11 61 (1.02%) Billing
12 54 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
13 51 (0.85%) General Ledger
14 47 (0.79%) Back Office
15 38 (0.64%) Automotive
16 37 (0.62%) Advertising
17 35 (0.59%) Retail Banking
18 33 (0.55%) German Language
19 27 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1058 (17.70%) Analyst
2 817 (13.67%) Project Manager
3 711 (11.90%) Consultant
4 679 (11.36%) Developer
5 536 (8.97%) Architect
6 484 (8.10%) Business Analyst
7 249 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 166 (2.78%) Migration Consultant
9 142 (2.38%) Administrator
10 138 (2.31%) Migration Engineer
11 136 (2.28%) Data Consultant
12 128 (2.14%) Data Manager
13 126 (2.11%) DBA
13 126 (2.11%) SAP Consultant
14 113 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
15 108 (1.81%) SQL Developer
16 103 (1.72%) Data Migration Consultant
17 93 (1.56%) Data Migration Manager
18 89 (1.49%) Technical Architect
19 88 (1.47%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (5.62%) .NET
2 227 (3.80%) XML
3 204 (3.41%) Web Services
4 179 (2.99%) HTML
5 126 (2.11%) CSS
6 101 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 89 (1.49%) SOAP
8 85 (1.42%) Middleware
9 70 (1.17%) jQuery
10 62 (1.04%) WCF
11 49 (0.82%) .NET Framework
12 45 (0.75%) Application Packaging
13 44 (0.74%) J2EE
13 44 (0.74%) XSLT
14 43 (0.72%) REST
15 42 (0.70%) HTML5
16 41 (0.69%) JSON
17 38 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
18 36 (0.60%) Visualforce
19 32 (0.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 158 (2.64%) NHS
2 123 (2.06%) Management Information System
3 99 (1.66%) Replication
4 91 (1.52%) Data Integration
5 76 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 73 (1.22%) Clustering
7 70 (1.17%) Mainframe
8 58 (0.97%) PMI
8 58 (0.97%) Derivative
9 55 (0.92%) Open Source
10 53 (0.89%) Data Extraction
11 51 (0.85%) Computer Science
12 47 (0.79%) Data Conversion
13 45 (0.75%) Fixed Income
14 43 (0.72%) FMCG
15 39 (0.65%) Reference Data
15 39 (0.65%) Fat Client
15 39 (0.65%) Hedge funds
15 39 (0.65%) Thin Client
16 36 (0.60%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1306 (21.85%) Windows
2 591 (9.89%) Windows 7
3 346 (5.79%) Linux
4 329 (5.50%) UNIX
5 318 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 249 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 212 (3.55%) Windows XP
8 158 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 111 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 106 (1.77%) Solaris
11 74 (1.24%) AIX
12 49 (0.82%) Windows 8
13 20 (0.33%) HPUX
14 18 (0.30%) Debian
15 17 (0.28%) SUSE
16 15 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
16 15 (0.25%) CentOS
16 15 (0.25%) zOS
17 12 (0.20%) Windows Vista
18 10 (0.17%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1831 (30.63%) Data Migration
2 663 (11.09%) Project Management
3 441 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 413 (6.91%) PRINCE2
5 383 (6.41%) ETL
6 365 (6.11%) ITIL
7 345 (5.77%) CRM
8 285 (4.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 277 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
10 263 (4.40%) Data Analysis
11 251 (4.20%) Change Management
12 246 (4.12%) Data Modelling
13 234 (3.92%) Business Analysis
14 226 (3.78%) Validation
15 224 (3.75%) Data Cleansing
16 223 (3.73%) ERP
17 198 (3.31%) Data Mapping
18 193 (3.23%) Workflow
19 185 (3.10%) Data Management
20 165 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1089 (18.22%) SQL
2 262 (4.38%) Java
3 204 (3.41%) PowerShell
4 183 (3.06%) C#
5 170 (2.84%) T-SQL
6 164 (2.74%) JavaScript
7 163 (2.73%) PL/SQL
8 117 (1.96%) C
9 98 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 98 (1.64%) Perl
10 89 (1.49%) VBA
11 84 (1.41%) VB
12 77 (1.29%) VBScript
13 71 (1.19%) PHP
14 69 (1.15%) Python
15 43 (0.72%) Apex Code
15 43 (0.72%) Bash Shell
16 33 (0.55%) VB.NET
16 33 (0.55%) ABAP
17 19 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 419 (7.01%) Security Cleared
2 269 (4.50%) SC Cleared
3 165 (2.76%) Degree
4 130 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 120 (2.01%) PMI Certification
6 85 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
7 81 (1.36%) PMP
8 78 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 69 (1.15%) DV Cleared
10 63 (1.05%) MCSE
11 61 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 60 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 58 (0.97%) ISEB
14 57 (0.95%) MCITP
15 49 (0.82%) CCNP
16 38 (0.64%) CCNA
17 27 (0.45%) ISTQB
18 25 (0.42%) MCP
19 24 (0.40%) CCIE
20 20 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (3.50%) QA
2 93 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 76 (1.27%) SLA
4 19 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.20%) EMIR
7 10 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 8 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.10%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.084%) COBIT
10 5 (0.084%) 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%) COREP
13 1 (0.017%) FINREP
13 1 (0.017%) UCITS
System Software
1 550 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 238 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 97 (1.62%) XenApp
5 91 (1.52%) vSphere
6 79 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 63 (1.05%) XenDesktop
8 44 (0.74%) VMware ESX
9 29 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
10 20 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 19 (0.32%) XenServer
12 17 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
12 17 (0.28%) ISA Server
13 15 (0.25%) NFS
13 15 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (0.23%) Terminal Services
15 10 (0.17%) DFS Replication
16 8 (0.13%) Xen
17 7 (0.12%) Veritas File System
17 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 286 (4.79%) SCCM
2 63 (1.05%) SCOM
2 63 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
3 30 (0.50%) Puppet
4 29 (0.49%) Data Guard
5 26 (0.44%) NetBackup
6 25 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
7 21 (0.35%) WSUS
8 20 (0.33%) Tivoli
9 19 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
10 18 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 16 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 16 (0.27%) Control-M
12 15 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 14 (0.23%) SCVMM
14 12 (0.20%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
15 11 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 11 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
16 9 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 997 (16.68%) Microsoft
2 879 (14.71%) Oracle
3 550 (9.20%) SAP
4 409 (6.84%) VMware
5 286 (4.79%) Cisco
6 270 (4.52%) Citrix
7 222 (3.71%) HP
8 181 (3.03%) IBM
9 117 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
10 112 (1.87%) EMC
11 93 (1.56%) Red Hat
12 91 (1.52%) Informatica
13 83 (1.39%) Business Objects
14 79 (1.32%) Dell
15 75 (1.25%) NetApp
15 75 (1.25%) Lotus
16 72 (1.20%) CheckPoint
17 54 (0.90%) Siebel
18 49 (0.82%) Sybase
19 46 (0.77%) CA
Leicester, Leicestershire
Robert Walters
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Intapeople
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £100 - £145 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago