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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 27 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 3131 3074 2889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.20% 6.11% 6.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.08% 8.12% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1923 1801 1682
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 112 78
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.38 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.23% -13.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £37.80 £128.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -26.97%
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
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 1317 £425 - 187
South East +7 663 £375 +2.38% 89
North West +6 329 £400 +14.28% 51
West Midlands -9 181 £400 +11.11% 26
South West -4 179 £350 -4.10% 39
East of England -11 142 £413 +10.00% 24
East Midlands +7 135 £400 +2.56% 16
Yorkshire -25 110 £353 -2.62% 48
North East +11 57 £375 +15.38% 10
Midlands -14 6 £456 +14.06% 1
South Coast 0 1 £700 -
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1753 (29.58%) Data Migration
2 1479 (24.96%) Windows
3 1296 (21.87%) Finance
4 1132 (19.10%) SQL
5 985 (16.62%) Microsoft
6 773 (13.04%) Oracle
7 639 (10.78%) Project Management
8 601 (10.14%) SQL Server
9 569 (9.60%) Active Directory
10 538 (9.08%) VMware
11 528 (8.91%) Security Cleared
12 469 (7.91%) SAP
13 455 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 448 (7.56%) Windows 7
15 426 (7.19%) Linux
16 415 (7.00%) MS Excel
17 406 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
18 398 (6.72%) SharePoint
19 389 (6.56%) Banking
20 387 (6.53%) ETL
21 372 (6.28%) UNIX
22 367 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
23 365 (6.16%) Cisco
24 361 (6.09%) Citrix
24 361 (6.09%) PRINCE2
25 345 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
26 340 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
27 333 (5.62%) SC Cleared
28 332 (5.60%) ITIL
29 309 (5.21%) Analytical Skills

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 398 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 289 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 161 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 153 (2.58%) Lync
5 142 (2.40%) IIS
6 119 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 94 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 80 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 77 (1.30%) CMS
9 77 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 74 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
11 67 (1.13%) IBM Notes
12 63 (1.06%) SAS
13 58 (0.98%) WebSphere
14 47 (0.79%) WebLogic
15 40 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
16 35 (0.59%) Apache
17 30 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
18 26 (0.44%) Documentum
19 25 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 415 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 247 (4.17%) MS Office
3 102 (1.72%) MS Project
4 79 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 53 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 20 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 11 (0.19%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.084%) SPSS
10 2 (0.034%) Simulink
10 2 (0.034%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.034%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.017%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 104 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 101 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 80 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
4 38 (0.64%) Agresso
5 36 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
6 31 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 30 (0.51%) SAP MM
8 26 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
9 24 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 23 (0.39%) SAP FI
11 22 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
11 22 (0.37%) SAP ERP
12 21 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
13 19 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
14 18 (0.30%) SAP HR
14 18 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
15 17 (0.29%) SAP CRM
15 17 (0.29%) SAP PM
16 16 (0.27%) SAP CO
16 16 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 181 (3.05%) Office 365
2 100 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (0.57%) SaaS
5 32 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (0.32%) IaaS
6 19 (0.32%) PaaS
7 13 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.19%) Mimecast
9 10 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.15%) CloudFront
11 7 (0.12%) Google Apps
12 6 (0.10%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.10%) Yammer
13 5 (0.084%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.084%) HP Helion
13 5 (0.084%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (0.084%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (0.084%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 260 (4.39%) SAN
2 252 (4.25%) Firewall
3 232 (3.91%) WAN
4 185 (3.12%) LAN
5 164 (2.77%) DNS
6 107 (1.81%) Network Security
7 101 (1.70%) TCP/IP
8 97 (1.64%) VPN
9 91 (1.54%) MPLS
10 89 (1.50%) DHCP
11 85 (1.43%) NAS
12 78 (1.32%) Internet
13 72 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
14 58 (0.98%) BGP
15 57 (0.96%) SSL
16 55 (0.93%) Intranet
17 54 (0.91%) OSPF
18 52 (0.88%) Wireless
19 48 (0.81%) Ethernet
20 42 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 274 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
3 257 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 205 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 205 (3.46%) Oracle Database
5 145 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 105 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 98 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 97 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
9 83 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 67 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 61 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
12 57 (0.96%) MySQL
13 56 (0.94%) DB2
14 50 (0.84%) RDBMS
15 47 (0.79%) QlikView
16 46 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
17 42 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
18 38 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
19 36 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (1.00%) MSI
2 51 (0.86%) JIRA
2 51 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 41 (0.69%) LSMW
5 38 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
6 21 (0.35%) StarTeam
7 20 (0.34%) Subversion
8 19 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
9 18 (0.30%) Maven
9 18 (0.30%) Git (software)
10 16 (0.27%) Toad
10 16 (0.27%) Selenium
11 14 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 13 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
13 12 (0.20%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.19%) Jenkins
14 11 (0.19%) NUnit
15 10 (0.17%) Introscope
16 8 (0.13%) JUnit
General
1 1296 (21.87%) Finance
2 389 (6.56%) Banking
3 245 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 235 (3.97%) Retail
5 109 (1.84%) Investment Banking
6 107 (1.81%) Marketing
7 90 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.06%) Legal
9 61 (1.03%) Billing
10 57 (0.96%) Advertising
11 54 (0.91%) Publishing
12 50 (0.84%) Local Government
13 49 (0.83%) Back Office
14 47 (0.79%) Retail Banking
15 46 (0.78%) Law
16 34 (0.57%) Front Office
17 32 (0.54%) Financial Institution
18 27 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
19 26 (0.44%) Automotive
20 25 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1207 (20.37%) Analyst
2 759 (12.81%) Project Manager
3 646 (10.90%) Developer
4 645 (10.88%) Consultant
5 588 (9.92%) Architect
6 484 (8.17%) Business Analyst
7 286 (4.83%) Data Analyst
8 177 (2.99%) Administrator
9 130 (2.19%) DBA
10 129 (2.18%) Migration Engineer
10 129 (2.18%) Infrastructure Manager
11 127 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
12 115 (1.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 114 (1.92%) SQL Developer
14 109 (1.84%) Data Manager
15 107 (1.81%) SAP Consultant
15 107 (1.81%) Migration Consultant
16 103 (1.74%) Data Architect
17 99 (1.67%) Technical Architect
17 99 (1.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (4.88%) .NET
2 150 (2.53%) Web Services
3 124 (2.09%) HTML
4 123 (2.08%) XML
5 102 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 92 (1.55%) CSS
7 78 (1.32%) Middleware
8 76 (1.28%) Application Packaging
9 63 (1.06%) J2EE
10 58 (0.98%) jQuery
11 50 (0.84%) HTML5
12 42 (0.71%) SOAP
13 41 (0.69%) JSP
14 32 (0.54%) CSS3
14 32 (0.54%) REST
15 30 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
16 27 (0.46%) .NET Framework
17 24 (0.40%) J2SE
18 23 (0.39%) JSON
19 22 (0.37%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 309 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (2.46%) NHS
3 106 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 105 (1.77%) Clustering
5 83 (1.40%) Data Integration
6 74 (1.25%) Replication
7 70 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 60 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 52 (0.88%) Blackberry
10 49 (0.83%) Derivative
11 45 (0.76%) FMCG
11 45 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 43 (0.73%) User Experience
13 41 (0.69%) Data Extraction
14 38 (0.64%) PKI
15 37 (0.62%) Computer Science
16 35 (0.59%) Equities
17 33 (0.56%) Private Cloud
18 30 (0.51%) Client/Server
19 28 (0.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1479 (24.96%) Windows
2 448 (7.56%) Windows 7
3 426 (7.19%) Linux
4 372 (6.28%) UNIX
5 367 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 340 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 293 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 181 (3.05%) Windows XP
9 136 (2.29%) Solaris
10 96 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 92 (1.55%) AIX
12 67 (1.13%) Windows 8
13 48 (0.81%) HPUX
14 28 (0.47%) VME
15 25 (0.42%) VMS
16 22 (0.37%) Windows 2000
17 21 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 21 (0.35%) zOS
18 14 (0.24%) Android
19 11 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1753 (29.58%) Data Migration
2 639 (10.78%) Project Management
3 455 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 406 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
5 387 (6.53%) ETL
6 361 (6.09%) PRINCE2
7 332 (5.60%) ITIL
8 290 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
9 277 (4.67%) CRM
10 254 (4.29%) Data Analysis
11 246 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 238 (4.02%) Data Modelling
13 235 (3.97%) Validation
14 225 (3.80%) Data Cleansing
15 195 (3.29%) Business Analysis
16 189 (3.19%) Change Management
17 183 (3.09%) ERP
18 163 (2.75%) Data Management
19 145 (2.45%) Disaster Recovery
19 145 (2.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1132 (19.10%) SQL
2 225 (3.80%) Java
3 182 (3.07%) C#
4 178 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 177 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 163 (2.75%) PL/SQL
7 125 (2.11%) JavaScript
8 86 (1.45%) Shell Script
9 80 (1.35%) VBA
10 71 (1.20%) C
11 69 (1.16%) VBScript
12 65 (1.10%) VB
13 47 (0.79%) C++
14 43 (0.73%) VB.NET
15 42 (0.71%) PHP
16 35 (0.59%) Python
17 31 (0.52%) Perl
18 29 (0.49%) ABAP
19 21 (0.35%) COBOL
20 20 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 528 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 333 (5.62%) SC Cleared
3 157 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 152 (2.56%) Degree
5 102 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 97 (1.64%) DV Cleared
7 83 (1.40%) ISEB
8 78 (1.32%) MCSE
9 71 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 63 (1.06%) PMI Certification
11 54 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 54 (0.91%) PMP
11 54 (0.91%) CCNA
12 53 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
13 47 (0.79%) CCNP
14 46 (0.78%) ISTQB
15 39 (0.66%) CCIE
16 37 (0.62%) MCITP
17 25 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
18 20 (0.34%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (3.02%) QA
2 104 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 50 (0.84%) SLA
4 41 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.19%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.13%) HL7
9 7 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.10%) COREP
11 5 (0.084%) FATCA
11 5 (0.084%) GAAP
12 4 (0.067%) GAMP
12 4 (0.067%) Basel III
12 4 (0.067%) EMIR
12 4 (0.067%) FINREP
13 3 (0.051%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.034%) GMP
14 2 (0.034%) GxP
14 2 (0.034%) P3O
System Software
1 569 (9.60%) Active Directory
2 345 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (2.06%) vSphere
4 121 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 100 (1.69%) XenApp
6 71 (1.20%) VMware ESX
7 64 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 43 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
9 37 (0.62%) XenDesktop
10 31 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
11 24 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 19 (0.32%) SRDF
13 16 (0.27%) NFS
14 15 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 14 (0.24%) BitLocker
16 13 (0.22%) Xen
17 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 11 (0.19%) Terminal Server
18 10 (0.17%) VMware Server
19 8 (0.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 211 (3.56%) SCCM
2 75 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
3 44 (0.74%) Puppet
4 38 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 27 (0.46%) SCOM
6 25 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
8 18 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
9 16 (0.27%) Tivoli
10 15 (0.25%) NetBackup
11 13 (0.22%) WSUS
12 12 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 12 (0.20%) Data Guard
13 10 (0.17%) CA Wily
13 10 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
13 10 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
13 10 (0.17%) vMotion
14 9 (0.15%) Ansible
14 9 (0.15%) Control-M
15 8 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 985 (16.62%) Microsoft
2 773 (13.04%) Oracle
3 538 (9.08%) VMware
4 469 (7.91%) SAP
5 365 (6.16%) Cisco
6 361 (6.09%) Citrix
7 304 (5.13%) HP
8 167 (2.82%) IBM
9 146 (2.46%) NetApp
10 145 (2.45%) EMC
11 103 (1.74%) CheckPoint
12 96 (1.62%) Business Objects
13 94 (1.59%) Red Hat
14 76 (1.28%) Informatica
15 74 (1.25%) Lotus
16 69 (1.16%) Sybase
17 60 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
17 60 (1.01%) 3PAR
18 47 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
18 47 (0.79%) Juniper
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Venn Group
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vertical IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vertical IT
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £565.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago