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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 27 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 2772 2743 2570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.97% 6.24% 6.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.90% 8.34% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1743 1569 1505
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 84 91
Average hourly rate £16.16 £19.30 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% -14.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £12.50 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £42.45 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £17.88 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.04% -23.93%
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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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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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 -3 1234 £425 +1.19% 183
South East -4 596 £396 -1.12% 91
North West +2 211 £378 +16.15% 44
South West +2 187 £400 +13.47% 24
West Midlands -7 155 £375 +12.78% 42
Yorkshire -4 134 £375 +15.38% 38
East of England 0 116 £390 +0.64% 19
East Midlands +10 104 £356 +6.34% 17
North East -23 20 £325 +30.00% 4
Midlands -6 4 £220 -56.00% 1
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1787 (30.23%) Data Migration
2 1396 (23.61%) Windows
3 1265 (21.40%) Finance
4 1159 (19.60%) SQL
5 1025 (17.34%) Microsoft
6 828 (14.01%) Oracle
7 644 (10.89%) SQL Server
8 594 (10.05%) Project Management
9 547 (9.25%) Active Directory
10 537 (9.08%) Windows 7
11 511 (8.64%) Security Cleared
12 509 (8.61%) SAP
13 490 (8.29%) VMware
14 453 (7.66%) MS Excel
15 412 (6.97%) ETL
15 412 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 401 (6.78%) Banking
17 381 (6.44%) UNIX
18 377 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
19 375 (6.34%) SharePoint
20 365 (6.17%) Linux
21 347 (5.87%) PRINCE2
22 338 (5.72%) Cisco
23 329 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
24 325 (5.50%) .NET
25 320 (5.41%) MS Exchange
26 319 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
27 317 (5.36%) ITIL
28 302 (5.11%) SC Cleared
29 290 (4.91%) Analytical Skills

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 375 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 320 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 189 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 160 (2.71%) Lync
5 123 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 122 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 106 (1.79%) IIS
8 101 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 93 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 79 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 75 (1.27%) CMS
12 60 (1.01%) IBM Notes
13 52 (0.88%) SAS
14 50 (0.85%) WebLogic
15 48 (0.81%) Apache
16 39 (0.66%) WebSphere
17 33 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 33 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
18 30 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
19 25 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 453 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 275 (4.65%) MS Office
3 98 (1.66%) MS Project
4 82 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 39 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 38 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 22 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.10%) SPSS
9 5 (0.085%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.034%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.034%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.017%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 121 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 119 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 99 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
4 70 (1.18%) Agresso
5 39 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
6 32 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
6 32 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
7 29 (0.49%) SAP HR
8 28 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
8 28 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
9 27 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
10 26 (0.44%) SAP FI
10 26 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
11 24 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
12 23 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 23 (0.39%) SAP BPC
13 22 (0.37%) SAP CRM
14 21 (0.36%) SAP CO
14 21 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
15 20 (0.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 183 (3.10%) Office 365
2 43 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (0.59%) SaaS
4 31 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (0.47%) Force.com
6 22 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.36%) IaaS
8 16 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.19%) CloudFront
11 10 (0.17%) PaaS
12 9 (0.15%) Google Apps
13 7 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.068%) Heroku
14 4 (0.068%) Route 53
15 3 (0.051%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 3 (0.051%) ElastiCache
16 2 (0.034%) SuccessFactors
16 2 (0.034%) Taleo
17 1 (0.017%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 242 (4.09%) Firewall
2 226 (3.82%) SAN
3 200 (3.38%) WAN
4 184 (3.11%) LAN
5 153 (2.59%) DNS
6 106 (1.79%) MPLS
7 97 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 89 (1.51%) VPN
9 81 (1.37%) Intranet
9 81 (1.37%) Internet
10 80 (1.35%) DHCP
11 73 (1.23%) Network Security
12 69 (1.17%) NAS
13 64 (1.08%) BGP
14 53 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
15 52 (0.88%) Ethernet
16 51 (0.86%) OSPF
17 46 (0.78%) Wireless
18 42 (0.71%) VLAN
19 38 (0.64%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 644 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 273 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 249 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
4 199 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 170 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 167 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 122 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
8 106 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 105 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 86 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 72 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
11 72 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 64 (1.08%) MySQL
13 58 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 57 (0.96%) MS Access
15 56 (0.95%) RDBMS
16 55 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
17 47 (0.79%) DB2
18 45 (0.76%) SAP BW
19 41 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 73 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (1.17%) MSI
3 54 (0.91%) LSMW
4 47 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 47 (0.79%) JIRA
5 38 (0.64%) Toad
6 35 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
7 26 (0.44%) Subversion
8 25 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
8 25 (0.42%) Maven
9 24 (0.41%) StarTeam
10 23 (0.39%) Jenkins
11 21 (0.36%) Git (software)
12 17 (0.29%) ERwin
12 17 (0.29%) Selenium
13 16 (0.27%) JUnit
14 15 (0.25%) ClearCase
14 15 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
15 14 (0.24%) Eclipse
15 14 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1265 (21.40%) Finance
2 401 (6.78%) Banking
3 264 (4.47%) Telecoms
4 237 (4.01%) Retail
5 115 (1.95%) Investment Banking
6 98 (1.66%) Marketing
7 74 (1.25%) Legal
8 65 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 63 (1.07%) Publishing
10 54 (0.91%) Advertising
11 50 (0.85%) Front Office
12 49 (0.83%) Back Office
13 48 (0.81%) Billing
14 43 (0.73%) Local Government
15 38 (0.64%) Retail Banking
16 37 (0.63%) Financial Institution
17 35 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
18 31 (0.52%) Law
19 23 (0.39%) General Ledger
20 15 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 1151 (19.47%) Analyst
2 705 (11.92%) Consultant
3 687 (11.62%) Developer
4 680 (11.50%) Project Manager
5 585 (9.90%) Architect
6 477 (8.07%) Business Analyst
7 293 (4.96%) Data Analyst
8 157 (2.66%) Administrator
9 141 (2.38%) Migration Consultant
10 129 (2.18%) DBA
11 125 (2.11%) SAP Consultant
11 125 (2.11%) SQL Developer
12 120 (2.03%) Solutions Architect
12 120 (2.03%) Data Manager
13 115 (1.95%) Data Consultant
14 109 (1.84%) Test Analyst
15 106 (1.79%) Data Architect
16 101 (1.71%) Migration Engineer
17 94 (1.59%) Infrastructure Manager
18 91 (1.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (5.50%) .NET
2 177 (2.99%) HTML
3 157 (2.66%) XML
4 146 (2.47%) Web Services
5 121 (2.05%) CSS
6 102 (1.73%) ASP.NET
7 80 (1.35%) jQuery
8 74 (1.25%) Middleware
9 67 (1.13%) Application Packaging
10 59 (1.00%) SOAP
11 55 (0.93%) J2EE
12 53 (0.90%) HTML5
13 41 (0.69%) REST
14 33 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
15 31 (0.52%) JSP
15 31 (0.52%) WCF
15 31 (0.52%) Visualforce
16 29 (0.49%) JMS
17 27 (0.46%) .NET Framework
18 26 (0.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 290 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (2.47%) NHS
3 143 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 92 (1.56%) Replication
5 88 (1.49%) Clustering
6 84 (1.42%) Data Integration
7 78 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 71 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 59 (1.00%) Data Extraction
10 56 (0.95%) Mainframe
11 52 (0.88%) FMCG
12 46 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
13 44 (0.74%) Derivative
13 44 (0.74%) Client/Server
14 35 (0.59%) Open Source
15 32 (0.54%) Computer Science
16 31 (0.52%) Equities
16 31 (0.52%) Reference Data
17 30 (0.51%) Data Conversion
18 26 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1396 (23.61%) Windows
2 537 (9.08%) Windows 7
3 381 (6.44%) UNIX
4 365 (6.17%) Linux
5 329 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 274 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 233 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 199 (3.37%) Windows XP
9 121 (2.05%) Solaris
10 104 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 85 (1.44%) AIX
12 47 (0.79%) Windows 8
13 43 (0.73%) HPUX
14 29 (0.49%) VMS
15 18 (0.30%) Windows Vista
15 18 (0.30%) VME
15 18 (0.30%) Windows 2000
16 12 (0.20%) Android
17 10 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1787 (30.23%) Data Migration
2 594 (10.05%) Project Management
3 412 (6.97%) ETL
3 412 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 377 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
5 347 (5.87%) PRINCE2
6 317 (5.36%) ITIL
7 288 (4.87%) Business Intelligence
8 285 (4.82%) CRM
9 275 (4.65%) Data Modelling
10 271 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 249 (4.21%) Data Cleansing
12 241 (4.08%) Business Analysis
13 227 (3.84%) Data Analysis
14 215 (3.64%) Validation
15 203 (3.43%) ERP
16 199 (3.37%) Change Management
17 172 (2.91%) Data Mapping
18 167 (2.82%) Data Management
19 157 (2.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1159 (19.60%) SQL
2 266 (4.50%) Java
3 224 (3.79%) PL/SQL
4 180 (3.04%) C#
5 179 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 174 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 169 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 118 (2.00%) Shell Script
9 78 (1.32%) VBA
9 78 (1.32%) C
10 68 (1.15%) VBScript
11 51 (0.86%) PHP
11 51 (0.86%) VB.NET
12 50 (0.85%) VB
13 42 (0.71%) Perl
14 39 (0.66%) Apex Code
14 39 (0.66%) Bash Shell
15 37 (0.63%) ABAP
16 36 (0.61%) Korn
17 33 (0.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 511 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 302 (5.11%) SC Cleared
3 157 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 128 (2.17%) Degree
5 105 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 105 (1.78%) DV Cleared
6 75 (1.27%) ISEB
7 67 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 66 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 66 (1.12%) MCSE
9 59 (1.00%) CCNA
10 50 (0.85%) PMP
11 44 (0.74%) CCNP
12 43 (0.73%) MCITP
13 40 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 40 (0.68%) ISTQB
14 32 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
14 32 (0.54%) CCIE
15 22 (0.37%) MCTS
16 19 (0.32%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (2.96%) QA
2 114 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 61 (1.03%) SLA
4 14 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.15%) EMIR
7 7 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.10%) GAAP
9 5 (0.085%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.068%) MiFID
11 3 (0.051%) Basel III
12 2 (0.034%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.034%) COREP
12 2 (0.034%) FINREP
12 2 (0.034%) P3O
12 2 (0.034%) HL7
12 2 (0.034%) GxP
12 2 (0.034%) GAMP
12 2 (0.034%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 547 (9.25%) Active Directory
2 319 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (2.25%) vSphere
4 111 (1.88%) Hyper-V
5 79 (1.34%) XenApp
6 66 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 42 (0.71%) XenDesktop
7 42 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 32 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
9 30 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 28 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
11 26 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
12 21 (0.36%) Terminal Services
13 18 (0.30%) NFS
14 12 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 12 (0.20%) Xen
15 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 11 (0.19%) SRDF
16 9 (0.15%) vCloud
17 8 (0.14%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 220 (3.72%) SCCM
2 84 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
3 55 (0.93%) SCOM
4 33 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 31 (0.52%) Puppet
6 25 (0.42%) NetBackup
7 17 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 17 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
8 15 (0.25%) Control-M
8 15 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
9 14 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 13 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 12 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 12 (0.20%) Data Guard
12 11 (0.19%) Backup Exec
12 11 (0.19%) FortiGate
12 11 (0.19%) SCOrch
13 10 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 9 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1025 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 828 (14.01%) Oracle
3 509 (8.61%) SAP
4 490 (8.29%) VMware
5 338 (5.72%) Cisco
6 287 (4.85%) HP
7 277 (4.69%) Citrix
8 133 (2.25%) IBM
9 128 (2.17%) EMC
10 105 (1.78%) NetApp
11 103 (1.74%) Red Hat
12 101 (1.71%) CheckPoint
13 95 (1.61%) Business Objects
14 89 (1.51%) Informatica
15 78 (1.32%) Dell
16 77 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
17 71 (1.20%) Sybase
18 70 (1.18%) Lotus
19 50 (0.85%) Symantec
20 46 (0.78%) Siebel
London
Open Select Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £525 - 575 per day + .
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
CRL
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £575 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £500 - £540 Per Day limited company basis
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £315 - £405 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Talent International
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 - 540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday