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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 27 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 2848 2792 2708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.16% 6.21% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.06% 8.23% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1779 1558 1603
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 95 94
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -22.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.97 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+12.71% -29.02%
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
35314 33935 29852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.35% 75.53% 73.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22438 20877 18206
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1028 1078
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 6 March 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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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 1211 £438 +2.94% 187
South East -1 637 £375 - 104
North West +7 293 £405 +24.61% 47
South West -7 185 £400 +11.11% 54
West Midlands -4 159 £375 +7.91% 35
East Midlands +3 121 £350 -4.37% 21
East of England -5 120 £413 +17.85% 23
Yorkshire -23 88 £396 +29.30% 37
North East +5 22 £375 +44.23% 5
Midlands -14 5 £463 -7.50% 1
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1772 (29.73%) Data Migration
2 1455 (24.41%) Windows
3 1269 (21.29%) Finance
4 1137 (19.08%) SQL
5 1019 (17.10%) Microsoft
6 826 (13.86%) Oracle
7 635 (10.65%) SQL Server
8 628 (10.54%) Project Management
9 559 (9.38%) Active Directory
10 533 (8.94%) Security Cleared
11 524 (8.79%) VMware
12 484 (8.12%) SAP
13 481 (8.07%) Windows 7
14 448 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
15 433 (7.27%) MS Excel
16 406 (6.81%) UNIX
16 406 (6.81%) Banking
17 401 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
18 399 (6.69%) SharePoint
19 393 (6.59%) ETL
20 377 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
21 374 (6.28%) Linux
22 355 (5.96%) PRINCE2
23 349 (5.86%) Cisco
24 329 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
25 327 (5.49%) SC Cleared
26 325 (5.45%) ITIL
27 321 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
28 316 (5.30%) .NET
28 316 (5.30%) MS Exchange

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 399 (6.69%) SharePoint
2 316 (5.30%) MS Exchange
3 185 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 169 (2.84%) Lync
5 128 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 118 (1.98%) IIS
7 114 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 113 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 88 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
10 80 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 74 (1.24%) CMS
12 68 (1.14%) SAS
13 63 (1.06%) IBM Notes
14 45 (0.76%) WebLogic
15 37 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
16 33 (0.55%) WebSphere
17 32 (0.54%) Apache
18 31 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
19 30 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 26 (0.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 433 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 271 (4.55%) MS Office
3 102 (1.71%) MS Project
4 78 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 49 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 29 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.10%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.067%) SPSS
10 2 (0.034%) Simulink
10 2 (0.034%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.034%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.017%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 117 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 108 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 99 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
4 74 (1.24%) Agresso
5 31 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
5 31 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
6 27 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
6 27 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 26 (0.44%) SAP MM
7 26 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
8 24 (0.40%) SAP FI
8 24 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
9 23 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 23 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
10 22 (0.37%) SAP ERP
10 22 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
11 21 (0.35%) SAP BPC
12 20 (0.34%) SAP HR
12 20 (0.34%) SAP PM
13 19 (0.32%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 191 (3.20%) Office 365
2 57 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (0.62%) SaaS
5 26 (0.44%) IaaS
6 23 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.35%) Force.com
8 18 (0.30%) PaaS
9 16 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.17%) CloudFront
12 8 (0.13%) Google Apps
13 6 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.084%) ElastiCache
14 5 (0.084%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 4 (0.067%) Yammer
16 3 (0.050%) HP Helion
16 3 (0.050%) SuccessFactors
17 2 (0.034%) Taleo
17 2 (0.034%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 261 (4.38%) Firewall
2 255 (4.28%) SAN
3 223 (3.74%) WAN
4 192 (3.22%) LAN
5 145 (2.43%) DNS
6 112 (1.88%) MPLS
7 97 (1.63%) TCP/IP
8 94 (1.58%) VPN
9 87 (1.46%) Network Security
10 86 (1.44%) Internet
11 83 (1.39%) DHCP
12 82 (1.38%) NAS
13 75 (1.26%) BGP
14 65 (1.09%) Intranet
15 63 (1.06%) OSPF
15 63 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
16 57 (0.96%) Wireless
17 50 (0.84%) EIGRP
18 48 (0.81%) Ethernet
19 44 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 635 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 277 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 267 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 213 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 181 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 174 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 123 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
8 113 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 97 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 89 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 75 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 64 (1.07%) RDBMS
12 64 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
13 59 (0.99%) MySQL
14 47 (0.79%) DB2
14 47 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
15 44 (0.74%) QlikView
16 42 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
17 38 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
18 36 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 69 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 65 (1.09%) MSI
3 52 (0.87%) JIRA
4 45 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 42 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
6 39 (0.65%) LSMW
7 32 (0.54%) Toad
8 24 (0.40%) StarTeam
9 23 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
10 21 (0.35%) Maven
11 18 (0.30%) Subversion
12 15 (0.25%) Selenium
13 14 (0.23%) Git (software)
13 14 (0.23%) Jenkins
13 14 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 14 (0.23%) ClearCase
13 14 (0.23%) Eclipse
13 14 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 13 (0.22%) JUnit
14 13 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1269 (21.29%) Finance
2 406 (6.81%) Banking
3 259 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 248 (4.16%) Retail
5 119 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 110 (1.85%) Marketing
7 73 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.06%) Advertising
8 63 (1.06%) Publishing
9 62 (1.04%) Legal
10 55 (0.92%) Local Government
11 53 (0.89%) Billing
12 49 (0.82%) Back Office
13 46 (0.77%) Front Office
14 43 (0.72%) Retail Banking
15 39 (0.65%) Law
16 32 (0.54%) Financial Institution
17 27 (0.45%) General Ledger
18 26 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 23 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1156 (19.40%) Analyst
2 724 (12.15%) Project Manager
3 686 (11.51%) Consultant
4 670 (11.24%) Developer
5 608 (10.20%) Architect
6 463 (7.77%) Business Analyst
7 278 (4.66%) Data Analyst
8 164 (2.75%) Administrator
9 144 (2.42%) DBA
10 128 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
11 127 (2.13%) Data Manager
12 121 (2.03%) Migration Consultant
13 119 (2.00%) SQL Developer
14 115 (1.93%) SAP Consultant
15 114 (1.91%) Data Architect
16 112 (1.88%) Migration Engineer
17 106 (1.78%) Test Analyst
18 98 (1.64%) Data Consultant
19 94 (1.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 92 (1.54%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (5.30%) .NET
2 150 (2.52%) HTML
3 141 (2.37%) Web Services
4 135 (2.27%) XML
5 108 (1.81%) CSS
6 103 (1.73%) ASP.NET
7 79 (1.33%) Application Packaging
8 72 (1.21%) Middleware
9 70 (1.17%) jQuery
10 60 (1.01%) J2EE
11 46 (0.77%) HTML5
12 43 (0.72%) SOAP
13 35 (0.59%) REST
14 33 (0.55%) JSP
15 32 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
16 30 (0.50%) CSS3
17 28 (0.47%) .NET Framework
18 27 (0.45%) WCF
19 26 (0.44%) JMS
20 24 (0.40%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 289 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
2 144 (2.42%) NHS
3 128 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 109 (1.83%) Clustering
5 102 (1.71%) Replication
6 82 (1.38%) Data Structures
7 78 (1.31%) Data Integration
8 68 (1.14%) Mainframe
9 66 (1.11%) Blackberry
10 56 (0.94%) Data Extraction
11 53 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 49 (0.82%) FMCG
13 45 (0.76%) Derivative
14 35 (0.59%) Equities
15 34 (0.57%) Computer Science
16 32 (0.54%) User Experience
16 32 (0.54%) Open Source
17 30 (0.50%) Client/Server
18 26 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 24 (0.40%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1455 (24.41%) Windows
2 481 (8.07%) Windows 7
3 406 (6.81%) UNIX
4 377 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 374 (6.28%) Linux
6 321 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 288 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 196 (3.29%) Windows XP
9 134 (2.25%) Solaris
10 104 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 91 (1.53%) AIX
12 64 (1.07%) Windows 8
13 56 (0.94%) HPUX
14 26 (0.44%) VMS
14 26 (0.44%) VME
15 21 (0.35%) Windows 2000
16 20 (0.34%) Android
17 15 (0.25%) Windows Vista
17 15 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
18 13 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1772 (29.73%) Data Migration
2 628 (10.54%) Project Management
3 448 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 401 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
5 393 (6.59%) ETL
6 355 (5.96%) PRINCE2
7 325 (5.45%) ITIL
8 288 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
9 276 (4.63%) CRM
10 274 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 264 (4.43%) Data Modelling
12 241 (4.04%) Data Cleansing
13 229 (3.84%) Business Analysis
14 226 (3.79%) Data Analysis
15 214 (3.59%) Validation
16 195 (3.27%) ERP
17 193 (3.24%) Change Management
18 172 (2.89%) Data Management
19 153 (2.57%) Workflow
20 149 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1137 (19.08%) SQL
2 243 (4.08%) Java
3 221 (3.71%) PL/SQL
4 188 (3.15%) C#
5 174 (2.92%) T-SQL
5 174 (2.92%) PowerShell
6 154 (2.58%) JavaScript
7 114 (1.91%) Shell Script
8 77 (1.29%) C
8 77 (1.29%) VBA
9 70 (1.17%) VBScript
10 48 (0.81%) VB
11 46 (0.77%) VB.NET
12 40 (0.67%) PHP
13 37 (0.62%) C++
14 34 (0.57%) Perl
14 34 (0.57%) ABAP
15 33 (0.55%) Korn
16 31 (0.52%) Bash Shell
17 29 (0.49%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 533 (8.94%) Security Cleared
2 327 (5.49%) SC Cleared
3 164 (2.75%) VCP4
3 164 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 140 (2.35%) Degree
5 104 (1.74%) DV Cleared
6 102 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
7 82 (1.38%) ISEB
8 73 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 71 (1.19%) MCSE
10 60 (1.01%) CCNA
10 60 (1.01%) PMI Certification
11 48 (0.81%) MCITP
11 48 (0.81%) ISTQB
12 46 (0.77%) PMP
13 42 (0.70%) CCNP
14 41 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 34 (0.57%) CCIE
15 34 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
16 21 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (2.82%) QA
2 105 (1.76%) Data Quality
3 63 (1.06%) SLA
4 13 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.12%) HL7
8 7 (0.12%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.084%) EMIR
9 5 (0.084%) GAAP
10 4 (0.067%) GAMP
11 3 (0.050%) Basel III
11 3 (0.050%) COREP
11 3 (0.050%) FINREP
12 2 (0.034%) P3O
12 2 (0.034%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.034%) GMP
12 2 (0.034%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.017%) GxP
System Software
1 559 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 329 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (2.23%) vSphere
4 126 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 82 (1.38%) XenApp
6 71 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 52 (0.87%) VMware ESX
8 38 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 35 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
10 32 (0.54%) XenDesktop
11 27 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
12 26 (0.44%) Terminal Services
13 23 (0.39%) SRDF
14 21 (0.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 21 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 15 (0.25%) Xen
15 15 (0.25%) NFS
16 8 (0.13%) Terminal Server
16 8 (0.13%) Samba
16 8 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 218 (3.66%) SCCM
2 79 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 44 (0.74%) SCOM
4 38 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 31 (0.52%) Puppet
6 23 (0.39%) NetBackup
7 21 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
8 18 (0.30%) Tivoli
9 17 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
10 15 (0.25%) Control-M
11 14 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 14 (0.23%) Data Guard
12 12 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (0.18%) FortiGate
14 10 (0.17%) WSUS
15 9 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 9 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
15 9 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
16 8 (0.13%) ARCserve
16 8 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1019 (17.10%) Microsoft
2 826 (13.86%) Oracle
3 524 (8.79%) VMware
4 484 (8.12%) SAP
5 349 (5.86%) Cisco
6 312 (5.23%) Citrix
7 303 (5.08%) HP
8 152 (2.55%) IBM
9 143 (2.40%) EMC
10 113 (1.90%) NetApp
11 108 (1.81%) Business Objects
12 106 (1.78%) CheckPoint
13 100 (1.68%) Red Hat
14 80 (1.34%) Informatica
15 78 (1.31%) Sybase
16 76 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
17 75 (1.26%) Lotus
18 54 (0.91%) Dell
19 46 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
20 45 (0.76%) Veritas
South West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Intapeople
Rate: £400 - £430 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 350 - 450
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Emponics Ltd
Rate: £negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Montash
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Solutions - Nomura
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £275 - 300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £1 to £1 per day market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday