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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 26 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 1436 1370 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.24% 6.01% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 7.44% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 953 937 879
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 13
Average hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.01 £13.65 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £87.80 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.28%
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
19265 18402 18847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.71% 80.79% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13995 12865 13389
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 264 234
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £23.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 222 £450 +5.88% 47
Croydon -18 8 £425 -5.55% 1
Canary Wharf -9 7 £500 -
Hayes - 6 £350 - 1
Feltham +9 5 £440 +20.96%
Brentford +4 4 £375 -21.67% 1
Docklands, London +9 3 £535 -16.89%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 3 £325 +51.86%
Hammersmith -2 3 £350 -48.14%
Westminster -12 3 £350 -
Bromley -14 3 £525 +73.55%
Chiswick - 3 - -
Ilford +5 2 £425 +84.78% 1
New Malden - 2 - -
Sidcup - 2 - -
Hendon - 2 £400 -
Ealing - 2 - -
Barnet - 2 - -
Wembley +3 1 £600 +41.17%
Northwood 0 1 - -
Lewisham -1 1 £400 -
Greenwich - 1 £450 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £350 -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 772 (29.02%) Finance
2 662 (24.89%) Data Migration
3 496 (18.65%) SQL
4 471 (17.71%) Microsoft
5 460 (17.29%) Windows
6 412 (15.49%) Banking
7 347 (13.05%) Agile Software Development
8 330 (12.41%) Project Management
9 310 (11.65%) Linux
10 301 (11.32%) Oracle
11 292 (10.98%) SQL Server
12 263 (9.89%) Active Directory
13 261 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 258 (9.70%) Data Centre
15 236 (8.87%) MS Excel
16 204 (7.67%) Windows Server
17 203 (7.63%) VMware
17 203 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
18 196 (7.37%) PRINCE2
19 191 (7.18%) Office 365
20 186 (6.99%) Unix
21 175 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
22 173 (6.50%) SharePoint
23 166 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
24 160 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
25 159 (5.98%) SAP
26 154 (5.79%) Investment Banking
27 153 (5.75%) ITIL
27 153 (5.75%) Security Cleared
28 150 (5.64%) ETL

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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
1 173 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 77 (2.89%) MS Exchange
3 59 (2.22%) Skype for Business
4 49 (1.84%) CMS
5 45 (1.69%) Apache
6 43 (1.62%) Tomcat
7 40 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 36 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 36 (1.35%) OpenStack
8 36 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 30 (1.13%) IIS
9 30 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 29 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
11 25 (0.94%) nginx
12 20 (0.75%) Jetty
13 17 (0.64%) Confluence
13 17 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (0.64%) JBoss
14 16 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 236 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 98 (3.68%) MS Office
3 57 (2.14%) MS Project
4 52 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.30%) HipChat
6 8 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.038%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 62 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (0.56%) SAP MM
4 12 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.45%) Maximo
4 12 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 11 (0.41%) Summit
6 9 (0.34%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.30%) HFM
7 8 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.26%) Front Arena
8 7 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
8 7 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.26%) SAP HR
9 6 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 203 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
2 191 (7.18%) Office 365
3 160 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (1.73%) SaaS
5 40 (1.50%) PaaS
6 36 (1.35%) IaaS
7 28 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
8 23 (0.86%) Force.com
9 18 (0.68%) OneDrive
10 16 (0.60%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.56%) Yammer
12 14 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (0.53%) GitHub
13 11 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.19%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.19%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 134 (5.04%) Firewall
2 91 (3.42%) SAN
3 87 (3.27%) DNS
4 79 (2.97%) LAN
5 66 (2.48%) WAN
6 58 (2.18%) VPN
7 57 (2.14%) NAS
8 56 (2.11%) Network Security
9 53 (1.99%) Internet
10 50 (1.88%) TCP/IP
11 46 (1.73%) Skype
12 31 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
13 30 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (1.13%) DHCP
14 27 (1.02%) Wireless
15 23 (0.86%) LDAP
16 22 (0.83%) MPLS
17 21 (0.79%) Intranet
18 20 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
18 20 (0.75%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 136 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
3 111 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 92 (3.46%) Oracle Database
5 86 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 57 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 55 (2.07%) MySQL
9 46 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 37 (1.39%) Relational Database
12 32 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
12 32 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
13 30 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
14 28 (1.05%) Big Data
14 28 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
15 24 (0.90%) Data Mart
16 23 (0.86%) DB2
17 20 (0.75%) MongoDB
18 19 (0.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 74 (2.78%) JIRA
2 67 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 63 (2.37%) Git (software)
4 31 (1.17%) Subversion
5 30 (1.13%) Hudson
5 30 (1.13%) LSMW
6 25 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 23 (0.86%) Maven
8 22 (0.83%) Selenium
9 18 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (0.56%) ClearCase
10 15 (0.56%) HP UFT
10 15 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (0.45%) ERwin
11 12 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
12 11 (0.41%) ClearQuest
12 11 (0.41%) Gitweb
12 11 (0.41%) MSBuild
13 10 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
14 8 (0.30%) Eclipse
General
1 772 (29.02%) Finance
2 412 (15.49%) Banking
3 154 (5.79%) Investment Banking
4 119 (4.47%) Retail
5 83 (3.12%) Front Office
6 59 (2.22%) Marketing
6 59 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 51 (1.92%) Advertising
8 43 (1.62%) Legal
9 37 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 37 (1.39%) Law
9 37 (1.39%) Publishing
10 28 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 23 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 22 (0.83%) Retail Banking
13 19 (0.71%) Back Office
13 19 (0.71%) Billing
14 14 (0.53%) General Ledger
15 8 (0.30%) Electronics
15 8 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 485 (18.23%) Analyst
2 364 (13.68%) Project Manager
3 359 (13.50%) Architect
4 290 (10.90%) Consultant
5 283 (10.64%) Developer
6 234 (8.80%) Business Analyst
7 108 (4.06%) Data Analyst
7 108 (4.06%) Migration Manager
8 105 (3.95%) Migration Analyst
9 103 (3.87%) Administrator
10 99 (3.72%) Migration Consultant
11 87 (3.27%) DBA
11 87 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
12 75 (2.82%) Infrastructure Architect
13 73 (2.74%) Migration Engineer
14 70 (2.63%) Migration Project Manager
14 70 (2.63%) Programme Manager
15 69 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 67 (2.52%) Infrastructure Manager
17 63 (2.37%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (4.40%) .NET
2 114 (4.29%) Web Services
3 68 (2.56%) HTML
4 65 (2.44%) Middleware
5 58 (2.18%) CSS
5 58 (2.18%) XML
6 31 (1.17%) jQuery
7 30 (1.13%) HTML5
7 30 (1.13%) SOAP
8 28 (1.05%) J2EE
9 25 (0.94%) AngularJS
9 25 (0.94%) ELK Stack
10 22 (0.83%) ASP.NET
10 22 (0.83%) JMS
11 20 (0.75%) .NET Framework
12 19 (0.71%) Java EE
12 19 (0.71%) LAMP
12 19 (0.71%) REST
13 18 (0.68%) Murex MxML
14 17 (0.64%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 258 (9.70%) Data Centre
2 166 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 80 (3.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 75 (2.82%) Derivative
6 53 (1.99%) Fixed Income
7 46 (1.73%) Credit Risk
8 45 (1.69%) Data Integration
9 43 (1.62%) Equities
10 40 (1.50%) Clustering
11 34 (1.28%) Market Risk
12 31 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (1.05%) Private Cloud
14 27 (1.02%) Public Cloud
14 27 (1.02%) Replication
15 21 (0.79%) Visualisation
16 20 (0.75%) User Experience
17 19 (0.71%) Credit Derivative
17 19 (0.71%) Learning Management System
17 19 (0.71%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 460 (17.29%) Windows
2 310 (11.65%) Linux
3 204 (7.67%) Windows Server
4 186 (6.99%) Unix
5 100 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 85 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 70 (2.63%) Solaris
8 58 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (1.95%) Windows 7
10 43 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (1.09%) AIX
12 22 (0.83%) CentOS
12 22 (0.83%) Windows 10
13 15 (0.56%) Windows XP
14 14 (0.53%) Windows 8
15 12 (0.45%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.30%) Mac OS X Server
16 8 (0.30%) SUSE
17 7 (0.26%) HPUX
17 7 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (24.89%) Data Migration
2 347 (13.05%) Agile Software Development
3 330 (12.41%) Project Management
4 261 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 196 (7.37%) PRINCE2
6 175 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 153 (5.75%) ITIL
8 150 (5.64%) ETL
9 140 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 138 (5.19%) CRM
11 129 (4.85%) DevOps
12 128 (4.81%) Data Modelling
13 111 (4.17%) Business Analysis
14 110 (4.14%) Configuration Management
15 101 (3.80%) ERP
16 100 (3.76%) Change Management
17 92 (3.46%) E-Commerce
18 89 (3.35%) Data Cleansing
19 88 (3.31%) Data Analysis
20 86 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 496 (18.65%) SQL
2 147 (5.53%) Java
3 126 (4.74%) PowerShell
4 117 (4.40%) Python
5 100 (3.76%) JavaScript
6 90 (3.38%) C#
7 80 (3.01%) Perl
8 77 (2.89%) T-SQL
9 62 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 51 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 49 (1.84%) C++
11 49 (1.84%) Ruby
12 44 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 38 (1.43%) C
14 33 (1.24%) PHP
14 33 (1.24%) VBA
15 23 (0.86%) Apex Code
16 17 (0.64%) VB
17 14 (0.53%) ABAP
18 13 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 153 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 98 (3.68%) SC Cleared
3 90 (3.38%) Degree
4 53 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (1.43%) MCSE
6 37 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 35 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 34 (1.28%) ISEB
10 30 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 26 (0.98%) PMP
12 24 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 22 (0.83%) ISTQB
14 21 (0.79%) CCNP
14 21 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
15 19 (0.71%) MCSA
16 16 (0.60%) AWS Certification
16 16 (0.60%) CCNA
17 14 (0.53%) CCIE
18 12 (0.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (4.32%) Data Quality
2 62 (2.33%) QA
3 26 (0.98%) SLA
4 13 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 8 (0.30%) COBIT
6 8 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.19%) Basel II
8 5 (0.19%) COREP
8 5 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.15%) FATCA
10 3 (0.11%) Basel III
10 3 (0.11%) CRD IV
10 3 (0.11%) MiFID
11 2 (0.075%) FINREP
11 2 (0.075%) HL7
11 2 (0.075%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.075%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.075%) SEPA
System Software
1 263 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 137 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 40 (1.50%) vSphere
5 30 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (0.75%) Docker
7 16 (0.60%) XenApp
8 14 (0.53%) NFS
8 14 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 12 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 10 (0.38%) Veritas File System
11 10 (0.38%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.30%) Firmware
12 8 (0.30%) vCloud
12 8 (0.30%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.19%) KVM
14 5 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.19%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 80 (3.01%) Puppet
2 57 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (1.62%) Ansible
4 38 (1.43%) SCCM
5 32 (1.20%) SCOM
6 20 (0.75%) Salt
7 19 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
8 15 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
8 15 (0.56%) ZABBIX
9 14 (0.53%) NetBackup
10 11 (0.41%) Windows Intune
11 10 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 8 (0.30%) WSUS
14 7 (0.26%) FortiGate
14 7 (0.26%) Nagios
15 6 (0.23%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (0.23%) Tivoli
16 5 (0.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 471 (17.71%) Microsoft
2 301 (11.32%) Oracle
3 203 (7.63%) VMware
4 159 (5.98%) SAP
5 148 (5.56%) Cisco
6 92 (3.46%) Citrix
7 73 (2.74%) Murex
8 65 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
9 63 (2.37%) HP
9 63 (2.37%) IBM
10 53 (1.99%) NetApp
11 48 (1.80%) EMC
12 42 (1.58%) Sybase
13 35 (1.32%) Red Hat
14 34 (1.28%) Dell
15 33 (1.24%) Informatica
16 27 (1.02%) Calypso
17 24 (0.90%) Veritas
18 23 (0.86%) F5
18 23 (0.86%) Juniper
London
AmadeusITGroup
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £320.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £450 - 475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilford, Essex
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 12 months contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
JWResource
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 6 months minimum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Peopleworks
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago