The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 29 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 1326 1311 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.98% 5.79% 6.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.66% 7.44% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 881 861
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £562 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 29
Average hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £19.30 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £29.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.32 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -8.57%
Migration
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in London

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the London region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in London

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in London

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the London region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in London

Migration
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
City of London 0 313 £439 +3.23% 71
Canary Wharf -1 21 £510 +2.00%
Croydon -1 14 £450 -5.26%
Brentford -4 10 £463 +2.77% 2
Docklands, London -7 5 £638 +41.66% 3
Hammersmith - 5 £675 -
Kingston Upon Thames -8 4 £214 -30.40%
Uxbridge -10 4 £325 +1.56% 2
Twickenham - 4 £313 -
Hounslow - 3 £315 - 1
Westminster +4 2 - -
Bromley +1 2 £303 -6.92%
Wembley 0 2 £425 +21.42%
Feltham -4 2 £364 - 1
Romford +2 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £500 -
Beckenham - 1 £325 -
Ilford - 1 £230 -
Enfield - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 784 (30.38%) Data Migration
2 738 (28.59%) Finance
3 569 (22.05%) Windows
4 500 (19.37%) SQL
5 352 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 307 (11.89%) Banking
7 299 (11.58%) Project Management
8 291 (11.27%) Oracle
9 252 (9.76%) SQL Server
10 239 (9.26%) Active Directory
11 236 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
12 215 (8.33%) SAP
13 213 (8.25%) VMware
14 192 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
15 188 (7.28%) Linux
16 173 (6.70%) ETL
17 171 (6.63%) SharePoint
18 166 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
19 165 (6.39%) Citrix
20 161 (6.24%) MS Excel
21 149 (5.77%) UNIX
22 146 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
23 145 (5.62%) ITIL
24 141 (5.46%) Data Cleansing
25 139 (5.39%) CRM
25 139 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
26 138 (5.35%) .NET
27 134 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
28 131 (5.08%) PRINCE2
29 129 (5.00%) Retail

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 171 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 123 (4.77%) MS Exchange
3 76 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 65 (2.52%) Lync
5 59 (2.29%) IIS
6 50 (1.94%) CMS
7 44 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 39 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 35 (1.36%) WebSphere
10 32 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 31 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 23 (0.89%) IBM Notes
13 21 (0.81%) SAS
14 17 (0.66%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
15 16 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
15 16 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (0.58%) MQSeries
16 15 (0.58%) Apache
16 15 (0.58%) CICS
Applications
1 161 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 111 (4.30%) MS Office
3 40 (1.55%) MS Project
4 39 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.15%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.077%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 52 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (0.58%) SAP MM
4 15 (0.58%) HFM
5 13 (0.50%) SAP PP
6 12 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.46%) SAP WM
7 10 (0.39%) SAP ERP
7 10 (0.39%) Magento
7 10 (0.39%) SAP PM
7 10 (0.39%) SAP FI
7 10 (0.39%) SAP HR
7 10 (0.39%) SAP SD
8 9 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
8 9 (0.35%) Agresso
8 9 (0.35%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 8 (0.31%) Summit
10 7 (0.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 7 (0.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 90 (3.49%) Office 365
2 53 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.66%) IaaS
5 14 (0.54%) SaaS
5 14 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (0.35%) CloudFront
6 9 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.31%) PaaS
8 5 (0.19%) Google Drive
8 5 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.19%) Yammer
8 5 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.15%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.077%) Force.com
11 2 (0.077%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 108 (4.18%) SAN
2 95 (3.68%) Firewall
3 63 (2.44%) WAN
3 63 (2.44%) DNS
4 59 (2.29%) LAN
5 50 (1.94%) Network Security
5 50 (1.94%) VPN
6 44 (1.70%) NAS
7 36 (1.39%) DHCP
8 33 (1.28%) TCP/IP
9 32 (1.24%) Internet
10 25 (0.97%) SSL
11 22 (0.85%) MPLS
12 20 (0.77%) Wireless
12 20 (0.77%) VLAN
13 19 (0.74%) Intranet
14 16 (0.62%) NetScaler
15 15 (0.58%) LDAP
16 14 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 112 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
3 97 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (1.98%) Oracle Database
6 45 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 43 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 42 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
10 30 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (1.08%) MySQL
12 27 (1.05%) DB2
13 26 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
14 17 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
14 17 (0.66%) Big Data
14 17 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (0.62%) RDBMS
16 15 (0.58%) OLAP
17 14 (0.54%) QlikView
18 13 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 31 (1.20%) JIRA
2 29 (1.12%) LSMW
3 24 (0.93%) MSI
4 20 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (0.74%) Subversion
6 17 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
6 17 (0.66%) Selenium
7 16 (0.62%) Git (software)
8 15 (0.58%) Visual Studio
9 10 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 10 (0.39%) NUnit
10 9 (0.35%) Maven
11 8 (0.31%) Introscope
11 8 (0.31%) JUnit
12 7 (0.27%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.27%) SoapUI
12 7 (0.27%) JBehave
13 6 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
14 5 (0.19%) ClearCase
14 5 (0.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 738 (28.59%) Finance
2 307 (11.89%) Banking
3 129 (5.00%) Retail
4 102 (3.95%) Investment Banking
5 78 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 69 (2.67%) Marketing
7 41 (1.59%) Advertising
7 41 (1.59%) Law
8 32 (1.24%) Legal
9 31 (1.20%) Back Office
10 29 (1.12%) Billing
10 29 (1.12%) Publishing
10 29 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 28 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 27 (1.05%) Front Office
13 23 (0.89%) Retail Banking
14 20 (0.77%) Spanish Language
15 15 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.54%) Games
17 13 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 564 (21.85%) Analyst
2 356 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 281 (10.89%) Consultant
4 278 (10.77%) Developer
5 268 (10.38%) Business Analyst
6 208 (8.06%) Architect
7 147 (5.70%) Data Analyst
8 74 (2.87%) Migration Consultant
9 66 (2.56%) Administrator
10 65 (2.52%) Infrastructure Manager
11 62 (2.40%) Data Manager
12 60 (2.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 58 (2.25%) Programme Manager
13 58 (2.25%) Migration Engineer
14 54 (2.09%) Test Analyst
14 54 (2.09%) Data Consultant
15 49 (1.90%) SAP Consultant
16 47 (1.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 45 (1.74%) Data Migration Consultant
18 44 (1.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (5.35%) .NET
2 71 (2.75%) Web Services
3 65 (2.52%) XML
4 56 (2.17%) HTML
5 49 (1.90%) J2EE
6 45 (1.74%) CSS
7 33 (1.28%) ASP.NET
8 29 (1.12%) Middleware
8 29 (1.12%) jQuery
9 28 (1.08%) Application Packaging
10 27 (1.05%) HTML5
11 22 (0.85%) J2SE
11 22 (0.85%) SOAP
12 21 (0.81%) .NET Framework
13 20 (0.77%) JSON
14 19 (0.74%) REST
15 16 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
15 16 (0.62%) JSP
16 15 (0.58%) CSS3
17 14 (0.54%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 166 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (1.94%) NHS
3 48 (1.86%) Derivative
4 42 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 40 (1.55%) Data Integration
6 36 (1.39%) Clustering
7 35 (1.36%) Replication
8 32 (1.24%) Equities
9 26 (1.01%) User Experience
10 24 (0.93%) FMCG
11 23 (0.89%) Blackberry
11 23 (0.89%) Data Structures
12 20 (0.77%) Computer Science
13 19 (0.74%) Mainframe
14 18 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (0.66%) Data Extraction
16 16 (0.62%) Symmetrix DMX
16 16 (0.62%) Symmetrix
16 16 (0.62%) N-Tier
17 15 (0.58%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 569 (22.05%) Windows
2 188 (7.28%) Linux
3 149 (5.77%) UNIX
4 146 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 123 (4.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 120 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 49 (1.90%) Solaris
9 38 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (1.43%) Windows XP
11 30 (1.16%) Windows 8
12 29 (1.12%) AIX
13 20 (0.77%) HPUX
14 16 (0.62%) zOS
15 7 (0.27%) Android
15 7 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.23%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.19%) SUSE
18 4 (0.15%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 784 (30.38%) Data Migration
2 299 (11.58%) Project Management
3 236 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
4 192 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 173 (6.70%) ETL
6 145 (5.62%) ITIL
7 141 (5.46%) Data Cleansing
8 139 (5.39%) CRM
9 134 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
10 131 (5.08%) PRINCE2
11 121 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 112 (4.34%) Validation
13 107 (4.15%) Data Analysis
14 96 (3.72%) Data Modelling
15 94 (3.64%) Scrum
16 87 (3.37%) Business Analysis
17 86 (3.33%) Change Management
18 83 (3.22%) Data Management
19 78 (3.02%) E-Commerce
20 73 (2.83%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 500 (19.37%) SQL
2 125 (4.84%) Java
3 84 (3.25%) C#
4 76 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 75 (2.91%) PowerShell
6 60 (2.32%) JavaScript
7 56 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 32 (1.24%) Shell Script
9 29 (1.12%) Perl
10 27 (1.05%) VBA
11 26 (1.01%) C
12 25 (0.97%) VBScript
13 23 (0.89%) Python
14 21 (0.81%) PHP
15 18 (0.70%) C++
16 16 (0.62%) VB.NET
17 14 (0.54%) ABAP
18 13 (0.50%) VB
18 13 (0.50%) Ruby
18 13 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 99 (3.84%) Security Cleared
2 87 (3.37%) Degree
3 65 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 50 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (1.20%) ISEB
5 31 (1.20%) MCSE
6 29 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 24 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 23 (0.89%) ISTQB
10 21 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (0.66%) PMP
11 17 (0.66%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.58%) MCITP
13 13 (0.50%) CCNP
13 13 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (0.43%) MCP
14 11 (0.43%) CCIE
15 9 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
16 7 (0.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (3.76%) QA
2 48 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 20 (0.77%) SLA
4 13 (0.50%) Solvency II
5 11 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.27%) Basel III
7 6 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.23%) FATCA
7 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.19%) GAAP
9 4 (0.15%) COREP
9 4 (0.15%) FINREP
9 4 (0.15%) EMIR
10 2 (0.077%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.077%) P3O
10 2 (0.077%) Basel II
10 2 (0.077%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.039%) GxP
11 1 (0.039%) WCAG
11 1 (0.039%) MiFID
System Software
1 239 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 126 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.94%) vSphere
4 46 (1.78%) XenApp
5 39 (1.51%) Hyper-V
6 35 (1.36%) VMware ESX
7 28 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 27 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (0.89%) XenDesktop
10 18 (0.70%) SRDF
11 12 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (0.43%) NFS
13 8 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.19%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.19%) XenServer
16 4 (0.15%) Terminal Services
17 3 (0.12%) BitLocker
17 3 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 82 (3.18%) SCCM
2 32 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (0.93%) Puppet
4 18 (0.70%) SCOM
5 14 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.39%) Control-M
7 9 (0.35%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.31%) CA Wily
8 8 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (0.27%) FortiGate
9 7 (0.27%) Ansible
10 6 (0.23%) vMotion
11 5 (0.19%) WSUS
11 5 (0.19%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.19%) EdgeSight
11 5 (0.19%) DatAdvantage
11 5 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.15%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 352 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 291 (11.27%) Oracle
3 215 (8.33%) SAP
4 213 (8.25%) VMware
5 165 (6.39%) Citrix
6 125 (4.84%) Cisco
7 88 (3.41%) HP
8 73 (2.83%) IBM
9 63 (2.44%) EMC
10 54 (2.09%) Sybase
11 52 (2.01%) NetApp
12 41 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
13 39 (1.51%) Business Objects
14 34 (1.32%) Red Hat
15 30 (1.16%) CheckPoint
16 27 (1.05%) TIBCO
17 25 (0.97%) Siebel
18 24 (0.93%) Lotus
19 22 (0.85%) Hyperion
20 21 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 160 per day plus Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Which?
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £420 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £0 to £500 per annum None
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago