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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 26 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Migration 3187 2890 2634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.36% 6.02% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.23% 7.96% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2006 1757 1523
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £235 £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 81 102 68
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £39.80 £103.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
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
38728 36307 31355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.28% 75.63% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24983 23317 19199
Average daily rate £418 £400 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.07%
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 £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1116 1099 985
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £50.00 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 0 1358 £425 - 196
South East +11 652 £375 - 79
North West +5 275 £375 -3.59% 46
West Midlands +2 193 £400 +14.28% 24
South West +11 168 £350 - 37
Yorkshire -3 160 £363 - 40
East of England -21 146 £395 +5.33% 30
East Midlands +2 132 £400 +4.57% 14
North East +8 78 £406 +0.61% 4
Midlands -7 8 £425 -5.55% 2
South Coast +1 1 £700 +107.40%
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1784 (29.43%) Data Migration
2 1463 (24.13%) Windows
3 1341 (22.12%) Finance
4 1171 (19.32%) SQL
5 1012 (16.69%) Microsoft
6 747 (12.32%) Oracle
7 666 (10.99%) Project Management
8 642 (10.59%) Data Centre
9 632 (10.43%) Active Directory
10 629 (10.38%) SQL Server
11 556 (9.17%) VMware
12 550 (9.07%) Security Cleared
13 463 (7.64%) SAP
14 451 (7.44%) MS Excel
15 448 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
16 447 (7.37%) Linux
17 438 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
18 433 (7.14%) SharePoint
19 402 (6.63%) Banking
20 394 (6.50%) ETL
21 389 (6.42%) Windows 7
22 379 (6.25%) SC Cleared
23 378 (6.24%) Windows Server 2008
24 376 (6.20%) PRINCE2
25 367 (6.05%) Citrix
26 366 (6.04%) UNIX
27 348 (5.74%) Cisco
28 347 (5.72%) Windows Server 2003
29 346 (5.71%) ITIL
30 344 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 433 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 297 (4.90%) MS Exchange
3 182 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 166 (2.74%) Lync
5 161 (2.66%) IIS
6 105 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 103 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 81 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 80 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 78 (1.29%) CMS
11 72 (1.19%) IBM Notes
12 70 (1.15%) SAS
13 67 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
14 61 (1.01%) WebSphere
15 52 (0.86%) WebLogic
16 47 (0.78%) Apache
17 44 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
18 43 (0.71%) Tomcat
19 33 (0.54%) JBoss
20 28 (0.46%) Documentum
Applications
1 451 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 256 (4.22%) MS Office
3 98 (1.62%) MS Project
4 79 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 63 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 23 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.20%) InfoPath
8 11 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.066%) SPSS
10 2 (0.033%) Simulink
10 2 (0.033%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.033%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.016%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 115 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 97 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 72 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
4 38 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 36 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
6 27 (0.45%) Agresso
7 26 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
8 24 (0.40%) SAP MM
9 22 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
9 22 (0.36%) SAP HR
10 21 (0.35%) SAP FI
11 20 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 20 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
12 18 (0.30%) SAP ERP
13 16 (0.26%) HFM
13 16 (0.26%) SAP CRM
14 15 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
14 15 (0.25%) SAP PP
14 15 (0.25%) SAP PM
14 15 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 222 (3.66%) Office 365
2 109 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (0.59%) SaaS
5 29 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (0.36%) IaaS
7 21 (0.35%) PaaS
8 12 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.16%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.15%) CloudFront
10 9 (0.15%) Yammer
11 8 (0.13%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.082%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.082%) Google Drive
12 5 (0.082%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.082%) HP Helion
12 5 (0.082%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.082%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.066%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 274 (4.52%) SAN
2 250 (4.12%) Firewall
3 246 (4.06%) WAN
4 200 (3.30%) LAN
5 178 (2.94%) DNS
6 114 (1.88%) Network Security
7 106 (1.75%) TCP/IP
8 104 (1.72%) VPN
9 102 (1.68%) DHCP
10 92 (1.52%) NAS
11 90 (1.48%) Internet
12 81 (1.34%) MPLS
13 67 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
14 62 (1.02%) SSL
15 56 (0.92%) Wireless
16 50 (0.82%) Intranet
17 49 (0.81%) OSPF
17 49 (0.81%) BGP
18 43 (0.71%) Ethernet
19 41 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 629 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 291 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
3 260 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 214 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 189 (3.12%) Oracle Database
6 138 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 120 (1.98%) Relational Database
8 95 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 80 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 75 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
11 71 (1.17%) RDBMS
12 66 (1.09%) DB2
12 66 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 54 (0.89%) MySQL
14 47 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
15 46 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
16 45 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
17 42 (0.69%) QlikView
18 33 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
18 33 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 54 (0.89%) JIRA
2 51 (0.84%) MSI
3 50 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (0.71%) LSMW
5 40 (0.66%) Visual Studio
6 27 (0.45%) Subversion
7 26 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
8 24 (0.40%) Git (software)
9 21 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
9 21 (0.35%) Selenium
10 18 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
11 14 (0.23%) Maven
11 14 (0.23%) Jenkins
12 13 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 13 (0.21%) StarTeam
13 12 (0.20%) Introscope
13 12 (0.20%) NUnit
13 12 (0.20%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.12%) ClearCase
14 7 (0.12%) JUnit
General
1 1341 (22.12%) Finance
2 402 (6.63%) Banking
3 239 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 237 (3.91%) Retail
5 102 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 95 (1.57%) Marketing
7 87 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 74 (1.22%) Billing
9 64 (1.06%) Advertising
10 59 (0.97%) Legal
11 57 (0.94%) Law
12 54 (0.89%) Back Office
13 50 (0.82%) Publishing
14 47 (0.78%) Retail Banking
15 38 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 36 (0.59%) Local Government
17 35 (0.58%) Front Office
18 29 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
18 29 (0.48%) Automotive
19 22 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1220 (20.13%) Analyst
2 797 (13.15%) Project Manager
3 659 (10.87%) Developer
4 642 (10.59%) Consultant
5 552 (9.11%) Architect
6 482 (7.95%) Business Analyst
7 296 (4.88%) Data Analyst
8 180 (2.97%) Administrator
9 144 (2.38%) Migration Engineer
10 137 (2.26%) Infrastructure Manager
11 136 (2.24%) DBA
12 123 (2.03%) SQL Developer
13 119 (1.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 118 (1.95%) Data Manager
15 115 (1.90%) Migration Consultant
16 112 (1.85%) Test Manager
17 109 (1.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 109 (1.80%) SAP Consultant
18 107 (1.77%) Solutions Architect
19 106 (1.75%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (5.21%) .NET
2 148 (2.44%) Web Services
3 119 (1.96%) XML
4 111 (1.83%) HTML
5 95 (1.57%) ASP.NET
6 81 (1.34%) CSS
7 80 (1.32%) Application Packaging
8 71 (1.17%) Middleware
9 63 (1.04%) J2EE
10 48 (0.79%) jQuery
11 41 (0.68%) SOAP
12 38 (0.63%) REST
12 38 (0.63%) HTML5
13 31 (0.51%) JSP
13 31 (0.51%) .NET Framework
14 24 (0.40%) JSON
14 24 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
14 24 (0.40%) CSS3
15 23 (0.38%) WCF
16 22 (0.36%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 642 (10.59%) Data Centre
2 325 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 142 (2.34%) NHS
4 94 (1.55%) Clustering
5 90 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 89 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 80 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 76 (1.25%) Mainframe
9 72 (1.19%) Replication
10 50 (0.82%) Derivative
11 45 (0.74%) Blackberry
12 44 (0.73%) Data Extraction
13 43 (0.71%) PKI
14 40 (0.66%) User Experience
15 38 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
15 38 (0.63%) Computer Science
16 37 (0.61%) FMCG
17 34 (0.56%) Data Conversion
18 33 (0.54%) Equities
19 32 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1463 (24.13%) Windows
2 447 (7.37%) Linux
3 389 (6.42%) Windows 7
4 378 (6.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 366 (6.04%) UNIX
6 347 (5.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 294 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 162 (2.67%) Windows XP
9 147 (2.42%) Solaris
10 108 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 87 (1.44%) AIX
12 71 (1.17%) Windows 8
13 47 (0.78%) VME
13 47 (0.78%) HPUX
14 36 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
15 31 (0.51%) Windows 2000
16 29 (0.48%) zOS
17 26 (0.43%) VMS
18 17 (0.28%) Android
19 11 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1784 (29.43%) Data Migration
2 666 (10.99%) Project Management
3 448 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 438 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
5 394 (6.50%) ETL
6 376 (6.20%) PRINCE2
7 346 (5.71%) ITIL
8 303 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 286 (4.72%) CRM
10 265 (4.37%) Data Analysis
11 261 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 243 (4.01%) Data Modelling
13 237 (3.91%) Data Cleansing
14 234 (3.86%) Validation
15 211 (3.48%) Business Analysis
16 191 (3.15%) Change Management
17 184 (3.04%) ERP
18 165 (2.72%) Data Management
19 157 (2.59%) Data Mapping
20 141 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1171 (19.32%) SQL
2 223 (3.68%) Java
3 196 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 190 (3.13%) C#
5 178 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 142 (2.34%) PL/SQL
7 123 (2.03%) JavaScript
8 82 (1.35%) VBA
9 76 (1.25%) VBScript
10 69 (1.14%) C
11 68 (1.12%) VB
12 58 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 47 (0.78%) C++
14 44 (0.73%) PHP
15 43 (0.71%) Perl
16 42 (0.69%) Python
17 36 (0.59%) VB.NET
18 35 (0.58%) COBOL
19 28 (0.46%) Bash Shell
20 25 (0.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 550 (9.07%) Security Cleared
2 379 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 168 (2.77%) Degree
4 162 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 107 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
6 98 (1.62%) MCSE
7 94 (1.55%) ISEB
8 78 (1.29%) DV Cleared
9 67 (1.11%) PMI Certification
10 63 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 55 (0.91%) PMP
12 54 (0.89%) CCNA
13 53 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
14 52 (0.86%) CCNP
15 48 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 45 (0.74%) ISTQB
17 41 (0.68%) CCIE
18 38 (0.63%) MCITP
19 25 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
20 21 (0.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (3.27%) QA
2 106 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 52 (0.86%) SLA
4 45 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.30%) Solvency II
6 17 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.16%) HL7
9 7 (0.12%) Basel III
9 7 (0.12%) FATCA
10 6 (0.099%) COREP
10 6 (0.099%) GAAP
11 4 (0.066%) GxP
11 4 (0.066%) GAMP
11 4 (0.066%) FINREP
11 4 (0.066%) EMIR
12 3 (0.049%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.033%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.033%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 632 (10.43%) Active Directory
2 344 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (2.06%) vSphere
4 122 (2.01%) Hyper-V
5 94 (1.55%) XenApp
6 83 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 70 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 46 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (0.54%) XenDesktop
10 30 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
11 20 (0.33%) NFS
11 20 (0.33%) Terminal Services
12 19 (0.31%) SRDF
13 17 (0.28%) BitLocker
14 16 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 12 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 11 (0.18%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.18%) Xen
17 10 (0.16%) Terminal Server
17 10 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 223 (3.68%) SCCM
2 76 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 54 (0.89%) Puppet
4 35 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 32 (0.53%) SCOM
6 30 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (0.28%) NetBackup
7 17 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 17 (0.28%) WSUS
8 16 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
9 15 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 14 (0.23%) Tivoli
11 12 (0.20%) Control-M
11 12 (0.20%) CA Wily
11 12 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
11 12 (0.20%) vMotion
12 11 (0.18%) Data Guard
12 11 (0.18%) OpenView
12 11 (0.18%) SCVMM
13 10 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1012 (16.69%) Microsoft
2 747 (12.32%) Oracle
3 556 (9.17%) VMware
4 463 (7.64%) SAP
5 367 (6.05%) Citrix
6 348 (5.74%) Cisco
7 289 (4.77%) HP
8 173 (2.85%) IBM
9 150 (2.47%) EMC
10 144 (2.38%) NetApp
11 103 (1.70%) Business Objects
12 102 (1.68%) Red Hat
13 98 (1.62%) CheckPoint
14 76 (1.25%) Lotus
15 74 (1.22%) Informatica
16 59 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
17 57 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
18 55 (0.91%) 3PAR
19 53 (0.87%) Sybase
20 50 (0.82%) Juniper
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Venn Group
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £120.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Central & Cecil Housing
Rate: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £430 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £115 - £150 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Focus Resources Ltd
Salary: TBA
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - £500
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £13.00 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago