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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 24 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 3106 2793 2870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.68% 6.00% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 7.69% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1922 1770 1635
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £544 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 66 87
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.99 £39.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +1.51%
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
37890 36304 35043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.52% 78.00% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25127 23515 21575
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 983 1106
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.33 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 1294 £450 +5.88% 191
South East +4 574 £415 +5.06% 82
North West +8 381 £450 +12.50% 42
West Midlands -4 185 £390 +4.00% 24
South West -3 183 £350 -12.50% 17
Yorkshire +8 154 £388 +3.33% 37
East of England +4 134 £400 +2.56% 24
East Midlands -5 118 £330 -5.71% 13
North East +6 60 £328 -0.75% 5
Midlands +8 10 £313 - 1
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1676 (27.07%) Data Migration
2 1480 (23.90%) Finance
3 1200 (19.38%) Windows
4 1131 (18.27%) SQL
5 1065 (17.20%) Microsoft
6 859 (13.87%) Oracle
7 811 (13.10%) Data Centre
8 756 (12.21%) Project Management
9 672 (10.85%) SQL Server
10 648 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
11 629 (10.16%) Security Cleared
12 625 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 621 (10.03%) Banking
14 619 (10.00%) Active Directory
15 557 (9.00%) Linux
16 493 (7.96%) VMware
17 491 (7.93%) SAP
18 464 (7.49%) Windows Server
19 449 (7.25%) ETL
20 433 (6.99%) MS Excel
21 425 (6.86%) Office 365
22 418 (6.75%) SC Cleared
23 413 (6.67%) PRINCE2
24 384 (6.20%) Unix
25 376 (6.07%) ITIL
26 362 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
27 358 (5.78%) SharePoint
28 351 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
29 348 (5.62%) Cisco
30 329 (5.31%) Firewall

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 358 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 235 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 169 (2.73%) Skype for Business
4 110 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 96 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 87 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 79 (1.28%) IIS
8 78 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 77 (1.24%) CMS
10 72 (1.16%) SAS
10 72 (1.16%) WebSphere
11 69 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
12 60 (0.97%) IBM Notes
13 54 (0.87%) WebLogic
14 44 (0.71%) JBoss
15 39 (0.63%) Tomcat
16 37 (0.60%) Apache
16 37 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
17 36 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 30 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 433 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 228 (3.68%) MS Office
3 121 (1.95%) MS Project
4 85 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 72 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 36 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.26%) InfoPath
8 10 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.081%) HipChat
9 5 (0.081%) SPSS
10 3 (0.048%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.048%) ProjectWise
10 3 (0.048%) Siemens NX
11 2 (0.032%) CATIA
11 2 (0.032%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.016%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 109 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 91 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 77 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 37 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 30 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
6 29 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
7 25 (0.40%) SAP FI
8 24 (0.39%) SAP MM
9 23 (0.37%) Maximo
9 23 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
10 20 (0.32%) SAP CRM
11 18 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
12 17 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
12 17 (0.27%) SAP HR
13 16 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
13 16 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 16 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
14 14 (0.23%) SAP ERP
15 13 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
15 13 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 425 (6.86%) Office 365
2 198 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 188 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
4 76 (1.23%) SaaS
5 45 (0.73%) IaaS
6 37 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 33 (0.53%) PaaS
8 26 (0.42%) Force.com
9 20 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
10 19 (0.31%) GitHub
11 13 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 13 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (0.18%) OneDrive
13 8 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.13%) Yammer
14 7 (0.11%) Taleo
15 6 (0.097%) Google Apps
16 5 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (0.081%) SoftLayer
16 5 (0.081%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 329 (5.31%) Firewall
2 224 (3.62%) LAN
3 222 (3.59%) WAN
4 192 (3.10%) SAN
5 179 (2.89%) DNS
6 123 (1.99%) VPN
7 114 (1.84%) Network Security
8 102 (1.65%) Internet
9 98 (1.58%) DHCP
9 98 (1.58%) Skype
10 76 (1.23%) NAS
11 74 (1.20%) MPLS
12 72 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
13 69 (1.11%) BGP
14 67 (1.08%) TCP/IP
15 63 (1.02%) SSL
16 62 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
17 55 (0.89%) Wireless
18 52 (0.84%) VLAN
19 46 (0.74%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 672 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 273 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 237 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 212 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 154 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 111 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 108 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 102 (1.65%) Relational Database
9 91 (1.47%) MySQL
10 79 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
11 77 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
12 72 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
13 68 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 54 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
14 54 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
15 52 (0.84%) MS Access
16 51 (0.82%) DB2
17 50 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
18 49 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
19 46 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 79 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 73 (1.18%) JIRA
3 72 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (0.94%) Subversion
5 51 (0.82%) Jenkins
6 44 (0.71%) Selenium
7 43 (0.69%) Visual Studio
8 37 (0.60%) LSMW
9 32 (0.52%) HP UFT
10 31 (0.50%) ERwin
10 31 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
11 30 (0.48%) Maven
12 29 (0.47%) Cucumber
13 24 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
14 20 (0.32%) ClearCase
14 20 (0.32%) Eclipse
15 19 (0.31%) Hudson
16 18 (0.29%) JUnit
16 18 (0.29%) Toad
17 16 (0.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 1480 (23.90%) Finance
2 621 (10.03%) Banking
3 267 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 212 (3.42%) Retail
5 179 (2.89%) Investment Banking
6 121 (1.95%) Marketing
7 108 (1.74%) Advertising
7 108 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 78 (1.26%) Front Office
9 72 (1.16%) Billing
10 66 (1.07%) Legal
11 56 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 51 (0.82%) Retail Banking
13 49 (0.79%) Law
14 48 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
15 40 (0.65%) Back Office
15 40 (0.65%) Publishing
16 38 (0.61%) Local Government
17 37 (0.60%) Electronics
18 20 (0.32%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1055 (17.04%) Analyst
2 839 (13.55%) Project Manager
3 813 (13.13%) Architect
4 639 (10.32%) Developer
5 616 (9.95%) Consultant
6 427 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 299 (4.83%) Migration Manager
8 237 (3.83%) Data Analyst
9 210 (3.39%) Migration Project Manager
10 195 (3.15%) Migration Analyst
11 183 (2.96%) Migration Engineer
12 175 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
13 168 (2.71%) Migration Consultant
14 166 (2.68%) DBA
15 154 (2.49%) Infrastructure Manager
16 147 (2.37%) Administrator
17 136 (2.20%) Technical Architect
18 133 (2.15%) Data Architect
19 131 (2.12%) Infrastructure Architect
20 124 (2.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (4.10%) .NET
2 180 (2.91%) Web Services
3 171 (2.76%) Middleware
4 130 (2.10%) XML
5 129 (2.08%) HTML
6 116 (1.87%) CSS
7 73 (1.18%) ASP.NET
8 51 (0.82%) jQuery
9 49 (0.79%) SOAP
10 48 (0.78%) J2EE
11 41 (0.66%) REST
12 37 (0.60%) HTML5
13 30 (0.48%) WCF
14 29 (0.47%) .NET Framework
15 28 (0.45%) AngularJS
16 27 (0.44%) WinForms
17 25 (0.40%) Java EE
17 25 (0.40%) Visualforce
18 22 (0.36%) SAP Basis
18 22 (0.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 811 (13.10%) Data Centre
2 362 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 171 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 98 (1.58%) Data Integration
5 88 (1.42%) NHS
6 84 (1.36%) Clustering
7 81 (1.31%) Mainframe
8 70 (1.13%) Replication
9 66 (1.07%) Data Extraction
10 62 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 58 (0.94%) Private Cloud
12 55 (0.89%) Derivative
13 53 (0.86%) Visualisation
14 50 (0.81%) Public Cloud
15 48 (0.78%) Credit Risk
16 45 (0.73%) Data Structures
17 42 (0.68%) Blackberry
18 41 (0.66%) Equities
18 41 (0.66%) Fixed Income
19 38 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1200 (19.38%) Windows
2 557 (9.00%) Linux
3 464 (7.49%) Windows Server
4 384 (6.20%) Unix
5 256 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 221 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 200 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 175 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 138 (2.23%) Solaris
10 134 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 126 (2.03%) AIX
12 81 (1.31%) Windows XP
13 56 (0.90%) Windows 8
14 42 (0.68%) Windows 10
15 39 (0.63%) HPUX
16 26 (0.42%) CentOS
17 25 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 25 (0.40%) VME
18 20 (0.32%) Apple iOS
19 17 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1676 (27.07%) Data Migration
2 756 (12.21%) Project Management
3 648 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
4 625 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 449 (7.25%) ETL
6 413 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 376 (6.07%) ITIL
8 351 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
9 315 (5.09%) CRM
10 308 (4.97%) Data Modelling
11 303 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 253 (4.09%) Change Management
13 227 (3.67%) ERP
14 226 (3.65%) Business Analysis
15 221 (3.57%) Data Analysis
16 184 (2.97%) Data Cleansing
17 181 (2.92%) Data Management
18 179 (2.89%) Validation
19 166 (2.68%) Waterfall
20 156 (2.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1131 (18.27%) SQL
2 295 (4.76%) Java
3 200 (3.23%) C#
4 197 (3.18%) JavaScript
5 189 (3.05%) PowerShell
6 168 (2.71%) T-SQL
7 124 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 116 (1.87%) Python
9 105 (1.70%) C
10 71 (1.15%) Perl
11 70 (1.13%) C++
12 67 (1.08%) Ruby
13 66 (1.07%) VBA
14 61 (0.99%) VB
15 57 (0.92%) Shell Script
15 57 (0.92%) VBScript
16 46 (0.74%) ABAP
17 44 (0.71%) PHP
18 37 (0.60%) COBOL
19 30 (0.48%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 629 (10.16%) Security Cleared
2 418 (6.75%) SC Cleared
3 181 (2.92%) Degree
4 126 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 116 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
6 104 (1.68%) DV Cleared
7 93 (1.50%) ISEB
8 87 (1.41%) PMI Certification
9 74 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 73 (1.18%) CCNP
11 66 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 63 (1.02%) MCSE
13 60 (0.97%) PMP
14 50 (0.81%) ISTQB
15 44 (0.71%) CCIE
16 35 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
17 34 (0.55%) CCNA
17 34 (0.55%) CISSP
17 34 (0.55%) MCSA
18 33 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 300 (4.84%) Data Quality
2 142 (2.29%) QA
3 75 (1.21%) SLA
4 25 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 24 (0.39%) JSP 440
6 23 (0.37%) Solvency II
7 21 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.16%) COBIT
10 9 (0.15%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.081%) SEPA
13 4 (0.065%) Basel III
13 4 (0.065%) FATCA
13 4 (0.065%) GxP
13 4 (0.065%) HL7
13 4 (0.065%) UCITS
14 3 (0.048%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.048%) ISO27002
15 2 (0.032%) COREP
System Software
1 619 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 295 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 152 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 96 (1.55%) vSphere
5 53 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (0.60%) XenApp
7 34 (0.55%) VMware ESX
8 31 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (0.40%) NFS
10 18 (0.29%) XenDesktop
11 15 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 14 (0.23%) KVM
13 13 (0.21%) VMware Server
14 10 (0.16%) PowerHA
14 10 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 10 (0.16%) XenServer
15 9 (0.15%) Firmware
15 9 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (0.15%) Veritas File System
16 8 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 162 (2.62%) SCCM
2 81 (1.31%) Puppet
3 58 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 55 (0.89%) SCOM
5 43 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
6 40 (0.65%) Tivoli
7 30 (0.48%) Windows Intune
8 27 (0.44%) SCVMM
9 24 (0.39%) NetBackup
10 20 (0.32%) WSUS
11 18 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
11 18 (0.29%) Salt
12 17 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 14 (0.23%) ZABBIX
14 13 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 12 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
15 12 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 11 (0.18%) Backup Exec
16 11 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 11 (0.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1065 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 859 (13.87%) Oracle
3 493 (7.96%) VMware
4 491 (7.93%) SAP
5 348 (5.62%) Cisco
6 260 (4.20%) Citrix
7 215 (3.47%) HP
8 192 (3.10%) IBM
9 135 (2.18%) Red Hat
10 132 (2.13%) NetApp
11 102 (1.65%) EMC
12 99 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
13 87 (1.41%) Informatica
13 87 (1.41%) Juniper
14 76 (1.23%) Dell
15 63 (1.02%) Lotus
16 61 (0.99%) Sybase
17 57 (0.92%) CheckPoint
18 53 (0.86%) CA
19 51 (0.82%) Siebel
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