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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 25 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 3347 2809 2863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.60% 5.87% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 7.68% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2163 1713 1616
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 99 70
Average hourly rate £19.82 £20.50 £22.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.31% -9.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £14.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.80 £55.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.57 £20.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year
-7.15% +8.40%
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
39339 36598 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.43% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25883 23216 20586
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1105 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 1424 £425 - 182
South East +14 687 £378 +0.66% 89
North West +13 329 £375 -3.84% 46
South West +13 188 £340 -9.33% 31
Yorkshire +3 186 £375 +5.26% 34
West Midlands -1 172 £383 +17.69% 42
East of England -13 156 £350 -8.49% 30
East Midlands +5 112 £400 +6.66% 16
North East -4 70 £413 -2.22% 8
Midlands -4 5 £325 -18.75% 2
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1897 (29.20%) Data Migration
2 1538 (23.67%) Windows
3 1423 (21.90%) Finance
4 1309 (20.15%) SQL
5 1120 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 854 (13.14%) Oracle
7 715 (11.01%) Data Centre
8 706 (10.87%) Project Management
9 702 (10.80%) SQL Server
10 701 (10.79%) Active Directory
11 617 (9.50%) VMware
12 581 (8.94%) Security Cleared
13 530 (8.16%) MS Excel
14 519 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
15 480 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
16 479 (7.37%) SAP
17 478 (7.36%) Linux
18 474 (7.30%) SharePoint
19 438 (6.74%) Banking
20 424 (6.53%) ETL
21 421 (6.48%) PRINCE2
22 402 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
23 401 (6.17%) SC Cleared
24 389 (5.99%) Windows 7
25 383 (5.90%) Citrix
26 378 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
27 374 (5.76%) UNIX
28 371 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
29 355 (5.46%) ITIL
30 350 (5.39%) Cisco

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 474 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 293 (4.51%) MS Exchange
3 185 (2.85%) IIS
4 173 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 172 (2.65%) Lync
6 113 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 101 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 88 (1.35%) IBM Notes
9 78 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 73 (1.12%) SAS
10 73 (1.12%) CMS
11 72 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
12 70 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
13 68 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
14 60 (0.92%) WebLogic
15 51 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
16 48 (0.74%) Tomcat
17 46 (0.71%) Apache
18 42 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
19 40 (0.62%) JBoss
Applications
1 530 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 277 (4.26%) MS Office
3 116 (1.79%) MS Project
4 84 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 59 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.22%) PowerPivot
8 13 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.046%) SPSS
10 2 (0.031%) Simulink
10 2 (0.031%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.031%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.015%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 126 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 108 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 83 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
4 41 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 36 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
6 34 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
7 30 (0.46%) Agresso
8 27 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
9 23 (0.35%) SAP FI
10 22 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
10 22 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 21 (0.32%) SAP HR
11 21 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
12 20 (0.31%) SAP CRM
13 17 (0.26%) SAP MM
13 17 (0.26%) SAP ERP
14 16 (0.25%) HFM
15 15 (0.23%) SAP SD
16 14 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
16 14 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 277 (4.26%) Office 365
2 151 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
3 107 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (0.66%) SaaS
5 30 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (0.40%) IaaS
7 23 (0.35%) PaaS
8 12 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.17%) Yammer
10 10 (0.15%) Google Analytics
10 10 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
11 9 (0.14%) CloudFront
11 9 (0.14%) Google Apps
12 8 (0.12%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.11%) HP Helion
14 6 (0.092%) Google Drive
14 6 (0.092%) Taleo
15 5 (0.077%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.077%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 282 (4.34%) SAN
2 266 (4.09%) WAN
3 264 (4.06%) Firewall
4 214 (3.29%) LAN
5 210 (3.23%) DNS
6 126 (1.94%) DHCP
7 120 (1.85%) Network Security
8 106 (1.63%) NAS
9 102 (1.57%) TCP/IP
10 97 (1.49%) Internet
11 93 (1.43%) VPN
12 74 (1.14%) MPLS
13 72 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
14 64 (0.99%) SSL
15 59 (0.91%) Intranet
16 54 (0.83%) Wireless
17 53 (0.82%) OSPF
17 53 (0.82%) BGP
18 45 (0.69%) VLAN
19 43 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 702 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 347 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
3 300 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 241 (3.71%) Oracle Database
5 239 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 147 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 140 (2.15%) Relational Database
8 98 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 96 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 86 (1.32%) RDBMS
11 82 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 81 (1.25%) DB2
13 77 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
14 52 (0.80%) MySQL
15 46 (0.71%) MS Access
16 45 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
17 44 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
17 44 (0.68%) Big Data
18 40 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
18 40 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 61 (0.94%) JIRA
2 53 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (0.72%) MSI
4 45 (0.69%) LSMW
4 45 (0.69%) Visual Studio
5 34 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
5 34 (0.52%) Subversion
6 29 (0.45%) Git (software)
7 25 (0.38%) HP UFT
8 22 (0.34%) Selenium
9 21 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
10 20 (0.31%) Introscope
10 20 (0.31%) ERwin
11 16 (0.25%) Eclipse
12 14 (0.22%) Jenkins
13 12 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 10 (0.15%) NUnit
15 9 (0.14%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.14%) TeamCity
16 8 (0.12%) JBehave
General
1 1423 (21.90%) Finance
2 438 (6.74%) Banking
3 261 (4.02%) Retail
4 260 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 117 (1.80%) Investment Banking
6 96 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 93 (1.43%) Billing
7 93 (1.43%) Marketing
8 69 (1.06%) Law
9 65 (1.00%) Legal
10 58 (0.89%) Publishing
11 54 (0.83%) Advertising
12 51 (0.78%) Back Office
13 49 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 48 (0.74%) Financial Institution
15 45 (0.69%) Local Government
16 43 (0.66%) Front Office
17 36 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
18 29 (0.45%) Automotive
18 29 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1261 (19.41%) Analyst
2 858 (13.21%) Project Manager
3 709 (10.91%) Developer
4 680 (10.47%) Consultant
5 616 (9.48%) Architect
6 486 (7.48%) Business Analyst
7 295 (4.54%) Data Analyst
8 202 (3.11%) Administrator
9 152 (2.34%) Migration Engineer
10 150 (2.31%) SQL Developer
11 143 (2.20%) Infrastructure Manager
12 142 (2.19%) DBA
13 127 (1.95%) Migration Consultant
14 123 (1.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 122 (1.88%) Solutions Architect
16 119 (1.83%) Test Manager
17 116 (1.79%) Test Analyst
17 116 (1.79%) Technical Architect
18 112 (1.72%) Data Manager
19 105 (1.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (5.36%) .NET
2 176 (2.71%) Web Services
3 125 (1.92%) HTML
4 122 (1.88%) XML
5 109 (1.68%) ASP.NET
6 89 (1.37%) CSS
7 80 (1.23%) Middleware
8 69 (1.06%) J2EE
9 67 (1.03%) Application Packaging
10 55 (0.85%) jQuery
11 44 (0.68%) SOAP
12 43 (0.66%) HTML5
13 40 (0.62%) REST
14 34 (0.52%) .NET Framework
15 33 (0.51%) JSON
16 31 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
17 25 (0.38%) Spring
17 25 (0.38%) JSP
17 25 (0.38%) CSS3
18 24 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 715 (11.01%) Data Centre
2 340 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 144 (2.22%) NHS
4 121 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 107 (1.65%) Data Integration
6 99 (1.52%) Clustering
7 83 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 81 (1.25%) Mainframe
9 77 (1.19%) Replication
10 52 (0.80%) Computer Science
11 51 (0.78%) Derivative
12 48 (0.74%) Data Extraction
13 46 (0.71%) PKI
14 45 (0.69%) User Experience
15 43 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
16 42 (0.65%) Blackberry
17 41 (0.63%) Private Cloud
18 38 (0.58%) FMCG
18 38 (0.58%) Equities
19 36 (0.55%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1538 (23.67%) Windows
2 478 (7.36%) Linux
3 402 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 389 (5.99%) Windows 7
5 374 (5.76%) UNIX
6 371 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 320 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 163 (2.51%) Windows XP
9 142 (2.19%) Solaris
10 115 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 93 (1.43%) AIX
12 70 (1.08%) Windows 8
13 46 (0.71%) VME
14 39 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
15 37 (0.57%) zOS
16 34 (0.52%) HPUX
17 28 (0.43%) Windows 2000
18 20 (0.31%) VMS
18 20 (0.31%) Android
19 16 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1897 (29.20%) Data Migration
2 706 (10.87%) Project Management
3 519 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
4 480 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 424 (6.53%) ETL
6 421 (6.48%) PRINCE2
7 355 (5.46%) ITIL
8 348 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 329 (5.06%) CRM
10 320 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 296 (4.56%) Data Modelling
12 294 (4.53%) Data Analysis
13 235 (3.62%) Validation
13 235 (3.62%) Data Cleansing
14 222 (3.42%) Business Analysis
15 215 (3.31%) ERP
16 214 (3.29%) Change Management
17 189 (2.91%) Data Management
18 155 (2.39%) Data Mapping
19 152 (2.34%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1309 (20.15%) SQL
2 227 (3.49%) T-SQL
2 227 (3.49%) Java
3 218 (3.36%) PowerShell
4 215 (3.31%) C#
5 154 (2.37%) PL/SQL
6 129 (1.99%) JavaScript
7 82 (1.26%) VBA
8 78 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 72 (1.11%) VB
10 70 (1.08%) C
11 67 (1.03%) VBScript
12 57 (0.88%) Python
13 56 (0.86%) Perl
14 50 (0.77%) C++
15 37 (0.57%) Bash Shell
16 36 (0.55%) PHP
16 36 (0.55%) VB.NET
17 35 (0.54%) COBOL
18 34 (0.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 581 (8.94%) Security Cleared
2 401 (6.17%) SC Cleared
3 192 (2.96%) Degree
4 180 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 116 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 101 (1.55%) MCSE
7 92 (1.42%) ISEB
8 77 (1.19%) DV Cleared
9 74 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 70 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 63 (0.97%) CCNP
12 58 (0.89%) CCNA
13 57 (0.88%) PMP
14 54 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 52 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
16 50 (0.77%) ISTQB
17 48 (0.74%) MCITP
18 38 (0.58%) CCIE
19 33 (0.51%) MCSA
20 24 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (3.16%) QA
2 98 (1.51%) Data Quality
3 65 (1.00%) SLA
4 42 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (0.37%) Solvency II
6 17 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.18%) HL7
9 11 (0.17%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.12%) GAAP
11 7 (0.11%) FATCA
12 6 (0.092%) GxP
13 5 (0.077%) GAMP
13 5 (0.077%) Basel III
14 4 (0.062%) EMIR
14 4 (0.062%) COREP
15 3 (0.046%) ISO 14001
15 3 (0.046%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 2 (0.031%) ISO 9000
16 2 (0.031%) Basel II
System Software
1 701 (10.79%) Active Directory
2 378 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (2.32%) Hyper-V
4 123 (1.89%) vSphere
5 92 (1.42%) VMware ESX
6 89 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 88 (1.35%) XenApp
8 56 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (0.51%) NFS
10 30 (0.46%) XenDesktop
11 24 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
12 19 (0.29%) Xen
12 19 (0.29%) Terminal Services
13 18 (0.28%) SRDF
14 17 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 15 (0.23%) BitLocker
16 14 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 13 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 12 (0.18%) VMware Server
19 10 (0.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 271 (4.17%) SCCM
2 85 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
3 64 (0.99%) Puppet
4 43 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (0.62%) SCOM
6 27 (0.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 21 (0.32%) WSUS
7 21 (0.32%) EMC VPLEX
8 20 (0.31%) CA Wily
9 18 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 16 (0.25%) Control-M
10 16 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
11 15 (0.23%) SCVMM
11 15 (0.23%) Tivoli
12 13 (0.20%) NetBackup
12 13 (0.20%) Ansible
12 13 (0.20%) vMotion
13 12 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
13 12 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
13 12 (0.18%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1120 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 854 (13.14%) Oracle
3 617 (9.50%) VMware
4 479 (7.37%) SAP
5 383 (5.90%) Citrix
6 350 (5.39%) Cisco
7 278 (4.28%) HP
8 189 (2.91%) IBM
9 154 (2.37%) EMC
10 142 (2.19%) NetApp
11 122 (1.88%) Red Hat
12 107 (1.65%) Business Objects
13 91 (1.40%) Lotus
14 77 (1.19%) CheckPoint
15 76 (1.17%) Informatica
16 72 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
17 63 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
18 55 (0.85%) Juniper
18 55 (0.85%) 3PAR
19 53 (0.82%) Sybase
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Adroit People Limited
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Boston Hale
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate - 3 - 6 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £100 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venn Group
Rate: £175 - £225 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Rate: Circa £40.000
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Vitamin T
Rate: From £18.75 to £31.25 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £230 - £250 per annum
Posted: Yesterday