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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 29 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Migration 1241 1262 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.94% 5.73% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.54% 7.29% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 763 839
Average daily rate
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£440 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 20
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.25 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.10% +21.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £16.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £171.00 £62.25 £56.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -34.04%
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
16462 17317 15414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.75% 78.59% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11709 11822 10832
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 240 253
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 26 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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 +2 283 £436 +9.03% 62
Kingston Upon Thames -6 10 £290 -20.13% 1
Croydon -8 6 £450 +5.88% 1
Uxbridge +3 3 £375 -3.90% 1
Docklands, London -9 3 £550 +18.91% 1
Canary Wharf -13 3 £375 -14.28%
Enfield - 3 - - 1
Bromley +5 2 £303 -42.38%
Wimbledon +2 2 £200 -33.33%
Harrow - 2 £380 -
Ilford - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Paddington - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 778 (29.48%) Data Migration
2 687 (26.03%) Finance
3 579 (21.94%) Windows
4 541 (20.50%) SQL
5 400 (15.16%) Microsoft
6 354 (13.41%) Oracle
7 317 (12.01%) SQL Server
8 302 (11.44%) Banking
9 275 (10.42%) Project Management
10 235 (8.90%) SAP
11 218 (8.26%) VMware
12 215 (8.15%) Active Directory
13 213 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
14 185 (7.01%) MS Excel
15 182 (6.90%) ETL
16 178 (6.74%) SharePoint
17 173 (6.56%) UNIX
18 170 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
19 169 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
20 158 (5.99%) ITIL
21 157 (5.95%) Data Cleansing
22 156 (5.91%) Cisco
23 153 (5.80%) .NET
24 151 (5.72%) Linux
25 149 (5.65%) Java
26 147 (5.57%) MS Exchange
27 146 (5.53%) CRM
28 142 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
29 141 (5.34%) Windows 7
29 141 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 178 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 147 (5.57%) MS Exchange
3 101 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 89 (3.37%) Lync
5 66 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 59 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 57 (2.16%) IIS
8 55 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 49 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 40 (1.52%) CMS
11 30 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 22 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 18 (0.68%) Apache
13 18 (0.68%) SAS
13 18 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
14 17 (0.64%) IBM Notes
15 16 (0.61%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.49%) Tomcat
16 13 (0.49%) WebSphere
17 12 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 185 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 117 (4.43%) MS Office
3 51 (1.93%) MS Project
4 42 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.076%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.076%) SPSS
10 1 (0.038%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 58 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (1.17%) Agresso
4 24 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
5 21 (0.80%) SAP MM
6 20 (0.76%) SAP BPC
7 17 (0.64%) HFM
8 16 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
9 15 (0.57%) SAP FI
9 15 (0.57%) SAP PP
10 12 (0.45%) SAP SD
10 12 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
10 12 (0.45%) SAP CO
11 11 (0.42%) SAP WM
12 10 (0.38%) SAP HR
12 10 (0.38%) SAP PM
12 10 (0.38%) Hyperion Enterprise
13 9 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 9 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
13 9 (0.34%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 105 (3.98%) Office 365
2 24 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (0.64%) IaaS
4 16 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.57%) SaaS
6 14 (0.53%) Force.com
7 9 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.34%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.19%) PaaS
8 5 (0.19%) ElastiCache
8 5 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.11%) Heroku
10 2 (0.076%) Taleo
10 2 (0.076%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.038%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.038%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.038%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 120 (4.55%) Firewall
2 111 (4.21%) SAN
3 74 (2.80%) WAN
4 73 (2.77%) LAN
5 65 (2.46%) DNS
6 56 (2.12%) VPN
7 38 (1.44%) TCP/IP
7 38 (1.44%) Network Security
8 35 (1.33%) Internet
8 35 (1.33%) MPLS
9 31 (1.17%) NAS
10 30 (1.14%) DHCP
11 27 (1.02%) Intranet
12 26 (0.99%) VLAN
13 24 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (0.91%) BGP
14 19 (0.72%) NetScaler
15 18 (0.68%) OSPF
15 18 (0.68%) LDAP
16 17 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (12.01%) SQL Server
2 141 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 92 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
4 90 (3.41%) Oracle Database
5 83 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 80 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
7 70 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 61 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 55 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 46 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (1.33%) MySQL
12 35 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 34 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
14 27 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
16 18 (0.68%) Big Data
17 17 (0.64%) MS Access
17 17 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
18 16 (0.61%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 37 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (1.10%) LSMW
3 26 (0.99%) JIRA
4 21 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 20 (0.76%) MSI
6 19 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (0.45%) ClearCase
8 12 (0.45%) Selenium
8 12 (0.45%) Subversion
8 12 (0.45%) Maven
8 12 (0.45%) Jenkins
9 10 (0.38%) SoapUI
10 9 (0.34%) Git (software)
10 9 (0.34%) JUnit
10 9 (0.34%) LoadRunner
11 8 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 8 (0.30%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
General
1 687 (26.03%) Finance
2 302 (11.44%) Banking
3 122 (4.62%) Retail
4 113 (4.28%) Investment Banking
5 81 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 70 (2.65%) Marketing
7 49 (1.86%) Front Office
8 45 (1.71%) Advertising
9 43 (1.63%) Legal
10 31 (1.17%) Back Office
11 28 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.99%) Publishing
13 25 (0.95%) Law
14 22 (0.83%) Manufacturing
15 15 (0.57%) Billing
15 15 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.53%) Retail Banking
17 13 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
17 13 (0.49%) Games
18 11 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 557 (21.11%) Analyst
2 363 (13.76%) Developer
3 309 (11.71%) Project Manager
4 296 (11.22%) Consultant
5 280 (10.61%) Architect
6 254 (9.62%) Business Analyst
7 139 (5.27%) Data Analyst
8 68 (2.58%) Migration Consultant
9 65 (2.46%) DBA
10 64 (2.43%) SAP Consultant
10 64 (2.43%) Data Manager
11 63 (2.39%) Administrator
12 60 (2.27%) SQL Developer
13 57 (2.16%) Data Consultant
14 54 (2.05%) Data Architect
15 50 (1.89%) Test Analyst
16 49 (1.86%) Senior Developer
17 45 (1.71%) Data Migration Consultant
18 43 (1.63%) Technical Analyst
18 43 (1.63%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (5.80%) .NET
2 90 (3.41%) HTML
3 69 (2.61%) CSS
4 67 (2.54%) XML
5 51 (1.93%) jQuery
6 43 (1.63%) Web Services
7 40 (1.52%) ASP.NET
8 39 (1.48%) Middleware
9 35 (1.33%) J2EE
9 35 (1.33%) HTML5
10 30 (1.14%) SOAP
11 29 (1.10%) REST
12 27 (1.02%) Application Packaging
13 20 (0.76%) CSS3
14 18 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
14 18 (0.68%) Visualforce
14 18 (0.68%) JSON
15 17 (0.64%) MSMQ
16 16 (0.61%) .NET Framework
17 15 (0.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 142 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 53 (2.01%) Replication
4 48 (1.82%) Derivative
4 48 (1.82%) NHS
5 42 (1.59%) Blackberry
6 38 (1.44%) Clustering
7 36 (1.36%) FMCG
8 34 (1.29%) Equities
9 27 (1.02%) Data Integration
10 26 (0.99%) User Experience
11 25 (0.95%) Data Structures
11 25 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (0.83%) Reference Data
13 20 (0.76%) Data Extraction
14 18 (0.68%) Computer Science
14 18 (0.68%) Market Risk
15 17 (0.64%) Data Conversion
15 17 (0.64%) Symmetrix DMX
16 16 (0.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 579 (21.94%) Windows
2 173 (6.56%) UNIX
3 169 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 151 (5.72%) Linux
5 141 (5.34%) Windows 7
6 135 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 120 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (2.05%) Windows XP
9 37 (1.40%) Solaris
10 35 (1.33%) AIX
11 34 (1.29%) Windows 8
12 27 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (0.83%) HPUX
14 12 (0.45%) SUSE
15 11 (0.42%) Android
16 9 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.23%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.23%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.19%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 778 (29.48%) Data Migration
2 275 (10.42%) Project Management
3 213 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
4 182 (6.90%) ETL
5 170 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 158 (5.99%) ITIL
7 157 (5.95%) Data Cleansing
8 146 (5.53%) CRM
9 138 (5.23%) PRINCE2
10 127 (4.81%) Validation
11 126 (4.77%) User Acceptance Testing
12 124 (4.70%) Data Modelling
13 114 (4.32%) Business Analysis
14 112 (4.24%) Change Management
15 111 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
16 96 (3.64%) Data Analysis
17 91 (3.45%) Data Management
18 78 (2.96%) Workflow
19 77 (2.92%) Scrum
20 76 (2.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 541 (20.50%) SQL
2 149 (5.65%) Java
3 101 (3.83%) PL/SQL
4 94 (3.56%) C#
5 85 (3.22%) JavaScript
6 84 (3.18%) T-SQL
7 82 (3.11%) Shell Script
8 62 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 47 (1.78%) VBA
10 37 (1.40%) C
11 27 (1.02%) VBScript
12 21 (0.80%) Apex Code
13 20 (0.76%) C++
14 18 (0.68%) Perl
14 18 (0.68%) PHP
15 17 (0.64%) VB.NET
15 17 (0.64%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.49%) ABAP
16 13 (0.49%) Python
16 13 (0.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 126 (4.77%) Security Cleared
2 77 (2.92%) SC Cleared
3 70 (2.65%) Degree
4 61 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 29 (1.10%) MCSE
8 28 (1.06%) ISEB
9 27 (1.02%) PMI Certification
10 26 (0.99%) ISTQB
11 24 (0.91%) VCP4
12 22 (0.83%) DV Cleared
13 18 (0.68%) MCITP
14 17 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (0.64%) CCNA
15 15 (0.57%) PMP
16 13 (0.49%) CCNP
16 13 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 12 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 11 (0.42%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.45%) QA
2 54 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 25 (0.95%) SLA
4 9 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.19%) GAAP
6 5 (0.19%) EMIR
7 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.15%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.11%) Basel III
9 2 (0.076%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.076%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.076%) COREP
9 2 (0.076%) FINREP
9 2 (0.076%) P3O
10 1 (0.038%) FATCA
System Software
1 215 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 116 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (2.50%) vSphere
4 43 (1.63%) Hyper-V
5 34 (1.29%) XenApp
6 28 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 25 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 18 (0.68%) SRDF
10 15 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
11 14 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (0.49%) VMware ESX
13 12 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.19%) NFS
16 4 (0.15%) Firmware
16 4 (0.15%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.15%) Xen
16 4 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 81 (3.07%) SCCM
2 30 (1.14%) SCOM
3 29 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (0.53%) Control-M
5 10 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 8 (0.30%) Tivoli
7 7 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.27%) Puppet
7 7 (0.27%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.23%) BladeLogic
9 5 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.19%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.19%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.19%) SCDPM
9 5 (0.19%) DatAdvantage
9 5 (0.19%) EdgeSight
10 4 (0.15%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
10 4 (0.15%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 400 (15.16%) Microsoft
2 354 (13.41%) Oracle
3 235 (8.90%) SAP
4 218 (8.26%) VMware
5 156 (5.91%) Cisco
6 129 (4.89%) Citrix
7 108 (4.09%) HP
8 76 (2.88%) EMC
9 71 (2.69%) Sybase
10 57 (2.16%) NetApp
11 56 (2.12%) IBM
12 53 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
13 41 (1.55%) CheckPoint
14 40 (1.52%) Siebel
15 38 (1.44%) Informatica
16 36 (1.36%) Business Objects
17 28 (1.06%) Red Hat
18 26 (0.99%) Dell
19 24 (0.91%) Lotus
20 21 (0.80%) Blue Coat
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £373.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £550 per day 6 months
Posted: Yesterday
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: Yesterday
London
Personnel IT
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Execellence ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Palm (UK) Ltd
Rate: DOE
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Wilson HCG
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 5 days ago