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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 29 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 1345 1353 1387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.98% 5.80% 6.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.64% 7.41% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 895 915
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 23
Average hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £17.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £108.90 £29.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.38 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.08% -25.56%
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
17601 18256 16725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.28% 78.22% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 13018 11607
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 £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 228 233
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 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
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 5 May 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 5 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 +6 327 £425 - 62
Canary Wharf -1 19 £500 +11.11%
Croydon +5 16 £450 -7.69%
Brentford -6 8 £495 +10.00% 1
Hammersmith -1 7 £675 +92.85%
Twickenham - 7 £344 -
Kingston Upon Thames -9 4 £214 -32.59% 2
Docklands, London -9 4 £644 +51.47% 1
Uxbridge -12 3 £325 +1.56% 1
Hounslow - 3 £315 -
Westminster +5 2 - -
Bromley +4 2 £303 -6.92% 1
Wembley 0 2 £425 +21.42%
Feltham -3 2 £364 -
Romford +1 1 - - 1
Beckenham - 1 £325 -
Ilford - 1 £230 - 1
Enfield - 1 - -
Northwood - 1 £160 -
Lewisham - 1 - - 1
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 765 (29.96%) Data Migration
2 730 (28.59%) Finance
3 577 (22.60%) Windows
4 517 (20.25%) SQL
5 350 (13.71%) Microsoft
6 309 (12.10%) Oracle
7 298 (11.67%) Banking
8 281 (11.01%) Project Management
9 269 (10.54%) SQL Server
10 230 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
11 217 (8.50%) VMware
11 217 (8.50%) SAP
12 216 (8.46%) Active Directory
13 189 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 183 (7.17%) Linux
15 172 (6.74%) ETL
16 165 (6.46%) Citrix
17 163 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
18 160 (6.27%) SharePoint
19 157 (6.15%) MS Excel
20 153 (5.99%) ITIL
21 151 (5.91%) UNIX
22 149 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
23 147 (5.76%) Data Cleansing
24 139 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
25 137 (5.37%) .NET
26 134 (5.25%) PRINCE2
27 133 (5.21%) CRM
27 133 (5.21%) Cisco
28 131 (5.13%) Java

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 160 (6.27%) SharePoint
2 121 (4.74%) MS Exchange
3 74 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 67 (2.62%) Lync
5 61 (2.39%) IIS
6 47 (1.84%) CMS
6 47 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 39 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 33 (1.29%) WebSphere
9 32 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 30 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (0.82%) WebLogic
11 21 (0.82%) IBM Notes
12 18 (0.71%) SAS
13 17 (0.67%) Apache
13 17 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
15 14 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
15 14 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 157 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 109 (4.27%) MS Office
3 45 (1.76%) MS Project
4 41 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.24%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 43 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 21 (0.82%) SAP MM
4 17 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.59%) HFM
6 14 (0.55%) SAP PP
6 14 (0.55%) Agresso
7 13 (0.51%) SAP FI
8 12 (0.47%) SAP SD
8 12 (0.47%) SAP ERP
9 11 (0.43%) Magento
9 11 (0.43%) SAP WM
10 10 (0.39%) SAP PM
11 9 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
11 9 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
11 9 (0.35%) Hyperion Enterprise
12 8 (0.31%) SAP CO
12 8 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
12 8 (0.31%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (3.25%) Office 365
2 54 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (0.59%) IaaS
5 13 (0.51%) SaaS
6 9 (0.35%) CloudFront
6 9 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.27%) PaaS
8 5 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.16%) Yammer
9 4 (0.16%) Google Drive
9 4 (0.16%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.078%) Taleo
10 2 (0.078%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 112 (4.39%) SAN
2 94 (3.68%) Firewall
3 66 (2.59%) DNS
4 61 (2.39%) WAN
5 56 (2.19%) LAN
6 50 (1.96%) VPN
7 49 (1.92%) Network Security
8 48 (1.88%) NAS
9 33 (1.29%) TCP/IP
10 32 (1.25%) DHCP
11 31 (1.21%) Internet
12 25 (0.98%) MPLS
13 24 (0.94%) SSL
14 22 (0.86%) Intranet
15 21 (0.82%) VLAN
16 18 (0.71%) Wireless
17 16 (0.63%) LDAP
17 16 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (0.63%) NetScaler
18 13 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 110 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 103 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
4 87 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (2.62%) Oracle Database
6 55 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 54 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 50 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
9 44 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (1.21%) MySQL
12 30 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
13 26 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
14 25 (0.98%) DB2
15 24 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
16 21 (0.82%) RDBMS
17 18 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
18 17 (0.67%) Big Data
18 17 (0.67%) QlikView
19 14 (0.55%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 29 (1.14%) JIRA
2 28 (1.10%) LSMW
3 25 (0.98%) MSI
4 23 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (0.71%) Subversion
6 17 (0.67%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (0.59%) Selenium
9 14 (0.55%) Git (software)
10 12 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (0.39%) NUnit
12 9 (0.35%) Jenkins
13 7 (0.27%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (0.27%) Introscope
13 7 (0.27%) Maven
14 6 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.20%) CA Gen
15 5 (0.20%) LoadRunner
15 5 (0.20%) ClearCase
General
1 730 (28.59%) Finance
2 298 (11.67%) Banking
3 126 (4.94%) Retail
4 103 (4.03%) Investment Banking
5 80 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 75 (2.94%) Marketing
7 40 (1.57%) Advertising
7 40 (1.57%) Legal
8 37 (1.45%) Law
9 34 (1.33%) Back Office
10 31 (1.21%) Manufacturing
11 30 (1.18%) Front Office
11 30 (1.18%) Financial Institution
12 28 (1.10%) Billing
13 26 (1.02%) Publishing
14 23 (0.90%) Retail Banking
15 21 (0.82%) Spanish Language
16 14 (0.55%) Games
17 13 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
18 12 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 575 (22.52%) Analyst
2 337 (13.20%) Project Manager
3 303 (11.87%) Developer
4 266 (10.42%) Consultant
4 266 (10.42%) Business Analyst
5 210 (8.23%) Architect
6 158 (6.19%) Data Analyst
7 61 (2.39%) Administrator
7 61 (2.39%) Infrastructure Manager
8 60 (2.35%) Migration Consultant
9 59 (2.31%) Data Manager
10 57 (2.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 56 (2.19%) DBA
12 52 (2.04%) Programme Manager
13 51 (2.00%) Migration Engineer
14 48 (1.88%) Test Analyst
14 48 (1.88%) Data Consultant
15 45 (1.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 45 (1.76%) Senior Developer
16 44 (1.72%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (5.37%) .NET
2 72 (2.82%) HTML
3 70 (2.74%) Web Services
4 62 (2.43%) XML
5 57 (2.23%) CSS
6 50 (1.96%) J2EE
7 43 (1.68%) Middleware
8 38 (1.49%) jQuery
9 37 (1.45%) ASP.NET
10 35 (1.37%) HTML5
11 27 (1.06%) Application Packaging
12 26 (1.02%) JSP
13 23 (0.90%) SOAP
13 23 (0.90%) J2SE
14 21 (0.82%) CSS3
15 20 (0.78%) JSON
15 20 (0.78%) .NET Framework
15 20 (0.78%) REST
16 17 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
17 14 (0.55%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 163 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (1.96%) NHS
3 48 (1.88%) Derivative
4 46 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 42 (1.65%) Clustering
6 36 (1.41%) Replication
7 33 (1.29%) Data Integration
8 32 (1.25%) Equities
9 29 (1.14%) Blackberry
10 28 (1.10%) FMCG
11 23 (0.90%) User Experience
12 21 (0.82%) Data Structures
13 19 (0.74%) Computer Science
14 17 (0.67%) Mainframe
15 16 (0.63%) N-Tier
15 16 (0.63%) Symmetrix
15 16 (0.63%) Reference Data
15 16 (0.63%) Data Extraction
15 16 (0.63%) Symmetrix DMX
16 14 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 577 (22.60%) Windows
2 183 (7.17%) Linux
3 151 (5.91%) UNIX
4 149 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 131 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 122 (4.78%) Windows 7
8 44 (1.72%) Solaris
9 39 (1.53%) Windows XP
10 38 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 33 (1.29%) AIX
12 30 (1.18%) Windows 8
13 21 (0.82%) HPUX
14 14 (0.55%) zOS
15 8 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.24%) SUSE
16 6 (0.24%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.24%) Android
17 4 (0.16%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 765 (29.96%) Data Migration
2 281 (11.01%) Project Management
3 230 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 172 (6.74%) ETL
6 153 (5.99%) ITIL
7 147 (5.76%) Data Cleansing
8 134 (5.25%) PRINCE2
9 133 (5.21%) CRM
10 126 (4.94%) Validation
11 125 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
12 113 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 110 (4.31%) Data Analysis
14 96 (3.76%) Data Modelling
15 93 (3.64%) Change Management
16 89 (3.49%) Scrum
17 87 (3.41%) Business Analysis
18 80 (3.13%) Data Management
19 76 (2.98%) E-Commerce
20 72 (2.82%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 517 (20.25%) SQL
2 131 (5.13%) Java
3 87 (3.41%) C#
4 85 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 69 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 69 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 67 (2.62%) PL/SQL
7 45 (1.76%) Shell Script
8 35 (1.37%) VBA
9 33 (1.29%) C
10 25 (0.98%) Perl
10 25 (0.98%) C++
11 23 (0.90%) VBScript
12 22 (0.86%) Python
12 22 (0.86%) PHP
13 17 (0.67%) VB
13 17 (0.67%) VB.NET
14 14 (0.55%) Ruby
14 14 (0.55%) ABAP
15 13 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 104 (4.07%) Security Cleared
2 82 (3.21%) Degree
3 63 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 51 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (1.21%) MCSE
6 28 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 28 (1.10%) ISEB
7 23 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 21 (0.82%) PMI Certification
9 20 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (0.74%) DV Cleared
11 16 (0.63%) MCITP
12 14 (0.55%) PMP
13 13 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (0.47%) CCNP
15 11 (0.43%) NCDA
15 11 (0.43%) NCIE
16 10 (0.39%) MCP
17 9 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (3.72%) QA
2 48 (1.88%) Data Quality
3 20 (0.78%) SLA
4 10 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.31%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.20%) FATCA
7 5 (0.20%) GAAP
8 4 (0.16%) Basel III
8 4 (0.16%) EMIR
8 4 (0.16%) COREP
8 4 (0.16%) FINREP
9 3 (0.12%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.078%) P3O
10 2 (0.078%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.039%) HL7
11 1 (0.039%) GxP
11 1 (0.039%) WCAG
11 1 (0.039%) MiFID
System Software
1 216 (8.46%) Active Directory
2 128 (5.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (2.23%) vSphere
4 46 (1.80%) XenApp
5 41 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 32 (1.25%) VMware ESX
7 28 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 24 (0.94%) XenDesktop
9 18 (0.71%) SRDF
10 11 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (0.27%) NFS
13 6 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.20%) XenServer
14 5 (0.20%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.16%) Terminal Services
16 3 (0.12%) BitLocker
16 3 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 79 (3.09%) SCCM
2 29 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (0.90%) Puppet
4 17 (0.67%) SCOM
5 14 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.39%) Control-M
6 10 (0.39%) Data Guard
7 9 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (0.27%) Ansible
8 7 (0.27%) CA Wily
9 5 (0.20%) vMotion
9 5 (0.20%) EdgeSight
9 5 (0.20%) DatAdvantage
9 5 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.20%) WSUS
10 4 (0.16%) Cisco IPCC
10 4 (0.16%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.16%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 350 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 309 (12.10%) Oracle
3 217 (8.50%) VMware
3 217 (8.50%) SAP
4 165 (6.46%) Citrix
5 133 (5.21%) Cisco
6 87 (3.41%) HP
7 70 (2.74%) IBM
8 64 (2.51%) EMC
9 56 (2.19%) Sybase
10 55 (2.15%) NetApp
11 38 (1.49%) Business Objects
12 36 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
13 34 (1.33%) Red Hat
14 30 (1.18%) Siebel
15 26 (1.02%) CheckPoint
16 24 (0.94%) TIBCO
17 23 (0.90%) Lotus
17 23 (0.90%) Informatica
18 20 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: Neg
Posted: 24 minutes ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ilford, Essex
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Attractive Rate DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £350 - 365 per day + N/A
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Volt
Posted: 4 days ago