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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 30 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Migration 1209 1293 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.85% 5.91% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.48% 7.57% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 819 771
Average daily rate
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£425 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £559 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 20
Average hourly rate £37.00 £21.42 £20.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.73% +5.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £17.40 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.40 £46.00 £47.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £17.23 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-6.64% -28.22%
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
16159 17087 15138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 78.17% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11564 11767 10514
Average daily rate £450 £445 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 237 299
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -1 264 £432 +8.09% 58
Kingston Upon Thames +2 12 £320 -7.24% 1
Canary Wharf -7 4 £353 -17.05%
Docklands, London -8 3 £550 +18.91% 1
Harrow - 3 £380 - 2
Bromley +6 2 £475 -5.00%
Hounslow +2 2 - -
Wimbledon +2 2 £200 -33.33%
Croydon -14 2 £600 +41.17%
Enfield - 2 - -
Westminster - 1 - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 804 (30.11%) Data Migration
2 674 (25.24%) Finance
3 553 (20.71%) Windows
4 532 (19.93%) SQL
5 413 (15.47%) Microsoft
6 378 (14.16%) Oracle
7 326 (12.21%) SQL Server
8 296 (11.09%) Banking
9 270 (10.11%) Project Management
10 257 (9.63%) SAP
11 225 (8.43%) Active Directory
12 213 (7.98%) MS Excel
13 209 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
14 206 (7.72%) VMware
15 187 (7.00%) ETL
16 179 (6.70%) UNIX
17 173 (6.48%) CRM
18 170 (6.37%) Linux
19 169 (6.33%) SharePoint
20 168 (6.29%) ITIL
21 167 (6.25%) .NET
22 160 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
23 159 (5.96%) MS Exchange
24 157 (5.88%) Cisco
25 151 (5.66%) Data Cleansing
25 151 (5.66%) Windows 7
25 151 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
26 147 (5.51%) Java
27 146 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
28 143 (5.36%) PRINCE2

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 169 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 159 (5.96%) MS Exchange
3 101 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 94 (3.52%) Lync
5 62 (2.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 60 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 56 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 55 (2.06%) IIS
9 50 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
10 39 (1.46%) CMS
11 27 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
12 25 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 24 (0.90%) Apache
14 19 (0.71%) IBM Notes
14 19 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
15 18 (0.67%) WebLogic
16 17 (0.64%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.49%) Tomcat
18 12 (0.45%) SAS
18 12 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 213 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 120 (4.49%) MS Office
3 56 (2.10%) MS Project
4 46 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.075%) SPSS
9 2 (0.075%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 69 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 51 (1.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
4 32 (1.20%) Agresso
5 21 (0.79%) SAP BPC
6 18 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
7 16 (0.60%) SAP FI
7 16 (0.60%) HFM
8 15 (0.56%) SAP CO
8 15 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
9 14 (0.52%) SAP SD
9 14 (0.52%) SAP MM
10 12 (0.45%) SAP HR
11 11 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
12 10 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
12 10 (0.37%) SAP CRM
13 9 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
13 9 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 9 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 102 (3.82%) Office 365
2 22 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (0.75%) Force.com
4 15 (0.56%) SaaS
5 14 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.52%) IaaS
6 12 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.22%) CloudFront
8 4 (0.15%) PaaS
8 4 (0.15%) Heroku
9 3 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.11%) ElastiCache
9 3 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.075%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.075%) Taleo
11 1 (0.037%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.037%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 126 (4.72%) Firewall
2 104 (3.90%) SAN
3 81 (3.03%) WAN
4 79 (2.96%) LAN
5 69 (2.58%) DNS
6 51 (1.91%) VPN
7 42 (1.57%) Network Security
8 41 (1.54%) TCP/IP
9 40 (1.50%) Internet
9 40 (1.50%) MPLS
10 39 (1.46%) Intranet
11 31 (1.16%) DHCP
12 28 (1.05%) NAS
13 26 (0.97%) VLAN
14 24 (0.90%) BGP
15 23 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (0.82%) NetScaler
17 19 (0.71%) OSPF
17 19 (0.71%) LDAP
17 19 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 138 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 97 (3.63%) Oracle Database
4 96 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
5 83 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
6 81 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 63 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 61 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 42 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (1.31%) RDBMS
11 34 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
12 32 (1.20%) MySQL
13 28 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (0.79%) MS Access
15 20 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
16 19 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
17 18 (0.67%) SAP Data Services
17 18 (0.67%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 41 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (1.35%) LSMW
3 30 (1.12%) JIRA
4 27 (1.01%) Visual Studio
5 22 (0.82%) MSI
6 16 (0.60%) Jenkins
6 16 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (0.56%) Subversion
7 15 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
7 15 (0.56%) ClearCase
8 14 (0.52%) Git (software)
9 13 (0.49%) Maven
10 12 (0.45%) SoapUI
10 12 (0.45%) JUnit
10 12 (0.45%) LoadRunner
11 11 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
12 10 (0.37%) DbUnit
13 9 (0.34%) Selenium
13 9 (0.34%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 674 (25.24%) Finance
2 296 (11.09%) Banking
3 128 (4.79%) Retail
4 112 (4.19%) Investment Banking
5 87 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 57 (2.13%) Marketing
7 50 (1.87%) Front Office
8 43 (1.61%) Legal
9 35 (1.31%) Advertising
10 34 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 33 (1.24%) Back Office
12 24 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
13 23 (0.86%) Publishing
14 20 (0.75%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.75%) Law
15 15 (0.56%) Billing
15 15 (0.56%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.52%) Games
17 12 (0.45%) Local Government
18 9 (0.34%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 534 (20.00%) Analyst
2 367 (13.75%) Developer
3 321 (12.02%) Architect
4 306 (11.46%) Project Manager
5 304 (11.39%) Consultant
6 247 (9.25%) Business Analyst
7 139 (5.21%) Data Analyst
8 70 (2.62%) Migration Consultant
9 66 (2.47%) Data Consultant
9 66 (2.47%) SAP Consultant
10 64 (2.40%) Administrator
11 61 (2.28%) Data Manager
12 59 (2.21%) SQL Developer
13 55 (2.06%) DBA
14 54 (2.02%) Data Architect
15 51 (1.91%) Data Migration Consultant
16 48 (1.80%) Test Analyst
16 48 (1.80%) Solutions Architect
17 47 (1.76%) Senior Developer
18 45 (1.69%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (6.25%) .NET
2 103 (3.86%) HTML
3 76 (2.85%) XML
4 72 (2.70%) CSS
5 54 (2.02%) Web Services
6 52 (1.95%) jQuery
7 45 (1.69%) Middleware
8 44 (1.65%) HTML5
9 42 (1.57%) ASP.NET
10 36 (1.35%) SOAP
11 29 (1.09%) REST
12 27 (1.01%) J2EE
13 26 (0.97%) Visualforce
14 25 (0.94%) Application Packaging
15 19 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
15 19 (0.71%) CSS3
16 14 (0.52%) MSMQ
16 14 (0.52%) .NET Framework
17 13 (0.49%) JSP
17 13 (0.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 151 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (2.77%) Management Information System
3 57 (2.13%) NHS
4 56 (2.10%) Replication
5 47 (1.76%) Blackberry
6 42 (1.57%) Derivative
7 37 (1.39%) Clustering
8 36 (1.35%) FMCG
9 31 (1.16%) Equities
10 30 (1.12%) Data Structures
11 29 (1.09%) Data Integration
11 29 (1.09%) Reference Data
12 24 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 24 (0.90%) Computer Science
13 21 (0.79%) Market Risk
14 20 (0.75%) Data Extraction
14 20 (0.75%) User Experience
15 18 (0.67%) Data Conversion
16 16 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
16 16 (0.60%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 553 (20.71%) Windows
2 179 (6.70%) UNIX
3 170 (6.37%) Linux
4 151 (5.66%) Windows 7
5 146 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 118 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 95 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 57 (2.13%) Windows XP
9 41 (1.54%) Solaris
10 32 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 30 (1.12%) AIX
12 11 (0.41%) HPUX
13 10 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
13 10 (0.37%) Android
13 10 (0.37%) SUSE
14 6 (0.22%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.22%) CentOS
15 5 (0.19%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (30.11%) Data Migration
2 270 (10.11%) Project Management
3 209 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
4 187 (7.00%) ETL
5 173 (6.48%) CRM
6 168 (6.29%) ITIL
7 160 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 151 (5.66%) Data Cleansing
9 143 (5.36%) PRINCE2
10 133 (4.98%) Validation
11 131 (4.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 127 (4.76%) Data Modelling
13 120 (4.49%) Change Management
14 117 (4.38%) Business Analysis
15 111 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
16 99 (3.71%) Data Analysis
17 94 (3.52%) Data Management
18 88 (3.30%) ERP
19 82 (3.07%) Scrum
20 79 (2.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 532 (19.93%) SQL
2 147 (5.51%) Java
3 96 (3.60%) PL/SQL
4 92 (3.45%) C#
5 87 (3.26%) T-SQL
6 85 (3.18%) JavaScript
7 80 (3.00%) Shell Script
8 67 (2.51%) PowerShell
9 53 (1.99%) VBA
10 39 (1.46%) C
11 31 (1.16%) VBScript
12 29 (1.09%) Apex Code
13 24 (0.90%) VB.NET
14 23 (0.86%) PHP
15 21 (0.79%) C++
16 20 (0.75%) Bash Shell
16 20 (0.75%) Perl
17 16 (0.60%) Python
18 15 (0.56%) ABAP
18 15 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 140 (5.24%) Security Cleared
2 76 (2.85%) SC Cleared
2 76 (2.85%) Degree
3 57 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 29 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 25 (0.94%) MCSE
7 25 (0.94%) PMP
7 25 (0.94%) DV Cleared
8 21 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 21 (0.79%) ISEB
9 19 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 17 (0.64%) CCNA
12 16 (0.60%) MCITP
13 15 (0.56%) CCNP
13 15 (0.56%) CCIE
14 12 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 12 (0.45%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (3.48%) QA
2 58 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.01%) SLA
4 9 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.34%) EMIR
5 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.19%) GAAP
7 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.15%) MiFID
8 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.11%) Basel III
9 2 (0.075%) P3O
9 2 (0.075%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.075%) COREP
9 2 (0.075%) FINREP
9 2 (0.075%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.037%) WCAG
10 1 (0.037%) COBIT
10 1 (0.037%) GxP
System Software
1 225 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 119 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (2.51%) vSphere
4 54 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 43 (1.61%) XenApp
6 32 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 23 (0.86%) XenDesktop
8 18 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 16 (0.60%) VMware ESX
10 15 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (0.30%) Veritas File System
13 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.19%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.19%) NFS
14 5 (0.19%) XenServer
14 5 (0.19%) SRDF
15 4 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 87 (3.26%) SCCM
2 33 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 30 (1.12%) SCOM
4 12 (0.45%) Control-M
5 10 (0.37%) Puppet
5 10 (0.37%) SCOrch
5 10 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.30%) Data Guard
6 8 (0.30%) EdgeSight
6 8 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (0.26%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.19%) BladeLogic
9 5 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.19%) DatAdvantage
9 5 (0.19%) SCDPM
9 5 (0.19%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 413 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 378 (14.16%) Oracle
3 257 (9.63%) SAP
4 206 (7.72%) VMware
5 157 (5.88%) Cisco
6 131 (4.91%) Citrix
7 101 (3.78%) HP
8 65 (2.43%) Sybase
9 61 (2.28%) EMC
10 59 (2.21%) NetApp
11 55 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
12 49 (1.84%) IBM
13 48 (1.80%) CheckPoint
14 43 (1.61%) Siebel
15 40 (1.50%) Dell
16 37 (1.39%) Red Hat
17 34 (1.27%) Informatica
18 28 (1.05%) Business Objects
19 26 (0.97%) Lotus
20 22 (0.82%) Symantec
London
JM
Rate: £425 - £465 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £330 - £370 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £397 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £12 - £16 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350pd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £16 - £18 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago