The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 24 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Migration 1453 1348 1465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.16% 5.56% 5.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.01% 7.27% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 828 990
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 23
Average hourly rate £20.50 £24.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.55 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £135.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -31.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18140 18533 19452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.93% 76.45% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12691 12878 12909
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 264 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Migration
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 0 330 £425 - 72
Uxbridge +11 12 £320 +2.40%
Docklands, London +4 12 £475 -
Croydon 0 7 £375 +7.14%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 4 £388 - 2
Bromley -1 3 - -
Hammersmith +5 2 - -
Wembley 0 2 £275 -31.25%
Twickenham - 1 - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 935 (33.50%) Data Migration
2 634 (22.72%) Finance
3 525 (18.81%) SQL
4 496 (17.77%) Windows
5 399 (14.30%) Microsoft
6 365 (13.08%) Oracle
7 336 (12.04%) SAP
8 309 (11.07%) SQL Server
9 298 (10.68%) Project Management
10 292 (10.46%) Banking
11 241 (8.63%) MS Excel
12 205 (7.35%) CRM
13 203 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 202 (7.24%) Windows 7
15 189 (6.77%) Active Directory
16 188 (6.74%) VMware
17 185 (6.63%) Linux
18 181 (6.49%) PRINCE2
19 179 (6.41%) UNIX
20 174 (6.23%) SharePoint
21 160 (5.73%) ETL
22 158 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
23 155 (5.55%) Cisco
24 151 (5.41%) ITIL
25 141 (5.05%) Data Cleansing
26 139 (4.98%) Change Management
27 138 (4.94%) Java
28 136 (4.87%) .NET
29 131 (4.69%) Citrix
30 129 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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
1 174 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 128 (4.59%) MS Exchange
3 63 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 59 (2.11%) Lync
5 55 (1.97%) IIS
6 54 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 47 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 45 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 37 (1.33%) CMS
10 35 (1.25%) IBM Notes
11 34 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
12 30 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
13 28 (1.00%) Apache
14 26 (0.93%) WebLogic
15 25 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
16 21 (0.75%) SAS
17 20 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
18 18 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
19 15 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 14 (0.50%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 241 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 112 (4.01%) MS Office
3 41 (1.47%) MS Project
4 35 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.036%) FastStats
9 1 (0.036%) Mingle
9 1 (0.036%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 59 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 41 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
4 30 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
5 29 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
5 29 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
6 26 (0.93%) SAP SD
7 24 (0.86%) SAP CO
7 24 (0.86%) SAP FI
8 23 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
9 22 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
10 21 (0.75%) Workday HCM
10 21 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
11 17 (0.61%) SAP HR
12 14 (0.50%) SAP PP
12 14 (0.50%) Agresso
13 13 (0.47%) SAP ERP
13 13 (0.47%) VisionPLUS
14 11 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
15 8 (0.29%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 57 (2.04%) Office 365
2 35 (1.25%) SaaS
3 26 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.39%) Force.com
6 11 (0.39%) PaaS
6 11 (0.39%) IaaS
7 10 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (0.25%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.072%) Taleo
9 2 (0.072%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.036%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 115 (4.12%) SAN
2 94 (3.37%) Firewall
3 77 (2.76%) DNS
4 63 (2.26%) WAN
5 62 (2.22%) NAS
6 50 (1.79%) VPN
7 49 (1.76%) Internet
7 49 (1.76%) LAN
8 41 (1.47%) DHCP
8 41 (1.47%) TCP/IP
9 36 (1.29%) Intranet
10 29 (1.04%) MPLS
10 29 (1.04%) HTTP
11 27 (0.97%) VLAN
12 26 (0.93%) VoIP
12 26 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (0.86%) Network Security
14 22 (0.79%) SSL
15 21 (0.75%) LDAP
16 19 (0.68%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 129 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 124 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 100 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
6 84 (3.01%) Oracle Database
7 64 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 51 (1.83%) MySQL
9 48 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 37 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 36 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
13 35 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
13 35 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (0.90%) MS Access
15 24 (0.86%) RDBMS
16 23 (0.82%) DB2
17 22 (0.79%) SAP Data Services
18 21 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
18 21 (0.75%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 67 (2.40%) LSMW
2 41 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 22 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (0.72%) Visual Studio
5 19 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 19 (0.68%) JIRA
6 17 (0.61%) Maven
7 15 (0.54%) Subversion
8 14 (0.50%) Jenkins
9 13 (0.47%) Selenium
10 12 (0.43%) MSI
11 10 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
12 9 (0.32%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (0.25%) JUnit
15 6 (0.21%) ERwin
15 6 (0.21%) ClearQuest
15 6 (0.21%) Eclipse
16 5 (0.18%) WebDriver
General
1 634 (22.72%) Finance
2 292 (10.46%) Banking
3 126 (4.51%) Investment Banking
4 98 (3.51%) Retail
5 77 (2.76%) Front Office
6 65 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 51 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 51 (1.83%) Marketing
8 49 (1.76%) Publishing
9 46 (1.65%) Legal
10 45 (1.61%) Back Office
11 44 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 23 (0.82%) Billing
14 15 (0.54%) Advertising
14 15 (0.54%) Law
14 15 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 14 (0.50%) General Ledger
16 13 (0.47%) French Language
17 12 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 501 (17.95%) Analyst
2 406 (14.55%) Project Manager
3 357 (12.79%) Consultant
4 312 (11.18%) Developer
5 281 (10.07%) Architect
6 236 (8.46%) Business Analyst
7 130 (4.66%) Data Analyst
8 87 (3.12%) Migration Consultant
9 84 (3.01%) Data Consultant
9 84 (3.01%) SAP Consultant
10 66 (2.36%) Administrator
10 66 (2.36%) Data Migration Consultant
11 65 (2.33%) DBA
12 60 (2.15%) Data Manager
12 60 (2.15%) Infrastructure Architect
13 59 (2.11%) Migration Engineer
14 57 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
14 57 (2.04%) Data Architect
15 49 (1.76%) SQL Developer
16 47 (1.68%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (4.87%) .NET
2 121 (4.34%) XML
3 103 (3.69%) HTML
4 98 (3.51%) Web Services
5 64 (2.29%) CSS
6 45 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 45 (1.61%) SOAP
7 39 (1.40%) JSON
8 37 (1.33%) XSLT
9 32 (1.15%) jQuery
10 31 (1.11%) .NET Framework
11 29 (1.04%) Middleware
12 27 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
13 25 (0.90%) WCF
14 24 (0.86%) Application Packaging
14 24 (0.86%) XSD
15 20 (0.72%) LAMP
15 20 (0.72%) J2EE
15 20 (0.72%) WSDL
15 20 (0.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 84 (3.01%) NHS
2 75 (2.69%) Management Information System
3 64 (2.29%) Derivative
4 57 (2.04%) FMCG
5 54 (1.93%) Data Integration
6 51 (1.83%) Fixed Income
7 50 (1.79%) Replication
8 49 (1.76%) Clustering
9 38 (1.36%) Data Conversion
10 37 (1.33%) Blackberry
11 35 (1.25%) Computer Science
12 34 (1.22%) PMI
13 33 (1.18%) Equities
13 33 (1.18%) Hedge funds
14 28 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 28 (1.00%) Open Source
15 19 (0.68%) Data Extraction
16 17 (0.61%) Market Risk
16 17 (0.61%) Mainframe
17 16 (0.57%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 496 (17.77%) Windows
2 202 (7.24%) Windows 7
3 185 (6.63%) Linux
4 179 (6.41%) UNIX
5 116 (4.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 68 (2.44%) Windows XP
8 63 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 61 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 59 (2.11%) Solaris
11 20 (0.72%) Debian
11 20 (0.72%) AIX
12 18 (0.64%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.50%) SUSE
14 9 (0.32%) Apple iOS
14 9 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (0.32%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.29%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.25%) Android
17 5 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 935 (33.50%) Data Migration
2 298 (10.68%) Project Management
3 205 (7.35%) CRM
4 203 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 181 (6.49%) PRINCE2
6 160 (5.73%) ETL
7 158 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 151 (5.41%) ITIL
9 141 (5.05%) Data Cleansing
10 139 (4.98%) Change Management
11 127 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
12 120 (4.30%) ERP
13 115 (4.12%) Data Analysis
14 111 (3.98%) Data Mapping
15 110 (3.94%) Validation
16 106 (3.80%) Business Analysis
17 103 (3.69%) Data Modelling
18 95 (3.40%) Data Management
19 87 (3.12%) Workflow
20 83 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 525 (18.81%) SQL
2 138 (4.94%) Java
3 89 (3.19%) T-SQL
4 87 (3.12%) C#
5 74 (2.65%) PowerShell
6 72 (2.58%) JavaScript
7 70 (2.51%) Perl
8 63 (2.26%) VBA
9 61 (2.19%) C
10 59 (2.11%) Python
11 57 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 48 (1.72%) PHP
13 43 (1.54%) VB
14 36 (1.29%) Shell Script
15 28 (1.00%) Bash Shell
16 21 (0.75%) VBScript
17 19 (0.68%) C++
18 18 (0.64%) ABAP
18 18 (0.64%) Apex Code
19 16 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 105 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 86 (3.08%) Degree
3 77 (2.76%) PMI Certification
4 72 (2.58%) SC Cleared
5 60 (2.15%) PMP
6 49 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 46 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 27 (0.97%) MCSE
10 26 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (0.93%) CCNP
11 24 (0.86%) MCITP
12 22 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (0.72%) DV Cleared
14 14 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (0.50%) CCNA
15 13 (0.47%) MCP
15 13 (0.47%) CCIE
16 10 (0.36%) MCTS
17 8 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (3.69%) QA
2 69 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 24 (0.86%) SLA
4 14 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.32%) EMIR
7 8 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.11%) Basel III
10 3 (0.11%) FATCA
11 2 (0.072%) COBIT
11 2 (0.072%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.072%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.072%) COREP
11 2 (0.072%) FINREP
12 1 (0.036%) COSO
12 1 (0.036%) MiFID
12 1 (0.036%) UCITS
12 1 (0.036%) GxP
System Software
1 189 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 98 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (1.83%) XenApp
4 47 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 39 (1.40%) Hyper-V
6 29 (1.04%) XenDesktop
7 26 (0.93%) vSphere
8 23 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
9 18 (0.64%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (0.25%) XenServer
10 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.21%) NFS
11 6 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (0.18%) GPFS
13 4 (0.14%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 3 (0.11%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 103 (3.69%) SCCM
2 36 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (0.86%) Data Guard
4 19 (0.68%) SCOM
5 15 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
5 15 (0.54%) WSUS
6 13 (0.47%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
7 12 (0.43%) Puppet
8 11 (0.39%) AppDNA
9 10 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (0.32%) SCVMM
10 9 (0.32%) Tivoli
11 8 (0.29%) Control-M
11 8 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (0.29%) Salt
12 7 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 6 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
14 5 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 399 (14.30%) Microsoft
2 365 (13.08%) Oracle
3 336 (12.04%) SAP
4 188 (6.74%) VMware
5 155 (5.55%) Cisco
6 131 (4.69%) Citrix
7 98 (3.51%) IBM
8 89 (3.19%) HP
9 88 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
10 50 (1.79%) Red Hat
11 48 (1.72%) Business Objects
12 47 (1.68%) EMC
13 40 (1.43%) Dell
14 37 (1.33%) Lotus
15 35 (1.25%) Siebel
16 32 (1.15%) Informatica
16 32 (1.15%) Sybase
17 31 (1.11%) NetApp
18 30 (1.07%) CheckPoint
19 27 (0.97%) F5
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