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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 28 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Migration 1407 1394 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.11% 6.00% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% 7.60% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 962 840
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% -26.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.23 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £47.70 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £19.25 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +1.85%
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
18117 18347 18439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.73% 78.94% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12887 12957 12735
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 231 284
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.92 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £54.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -1 348 £425 - 73
Canary Wharf +8 28 £458 -17.19%
Brentford -2 10 £380 -15.55%
Docklands, London -7 10 £605 +27.36%
Croydon -6 8 £450 -26.22% 1
Uxbridge -4 7 £325 +1.56%
Isleworth -3 4 - -
Hammersmith -6 4 £254 -
Feltham -2 3 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 3 £363 +17.50%
Ealing - 3 £750 - 4
Westminster +1 2 - -
Wembley -2 2 £425 +21.42%
Bromley -2 2 £438 +34.61%
Chessington - 2 £375 -
Enfield - 2 £210 -
Hounslow - 2 £313 -
Ilford - 2 £315 -
Hayes - 1 - - 1
Romford - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £313 -
Hendon - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 824 (30.17%) Data Migration
2 789 (28.89%) Finance
3 566 (20.73%) SQL
4 559 (20.47%) Windows
5 383 (14.02%) Microsoft
6 345 (12.63%) Oracle
7 333 (12.19%) Banking
8 299 (10.95%) Project Management
9 280 (10.25%) Data Centre
10 277 (10.14%) SQL Server
11 263 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
12 255 (9.34%) Active Directory
13 224 (8.20%) SAP
14 212 (7.76%) VMware
15 208 (7.62%) Linux
16 199 (7.29%) MS Excel
17 195 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
18 186 (6.81%) SharePoint
19 178 (6.52%) ETL
20 175 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
21 158 (5.79%) CRM
22 153 (5.60%) UNIX
22 153 (5.60%) .NET
23 143 (5.24%) Data Cleansing
24 142 (5.20%) User Acceptance Testing
25 141 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
25 141 (5.16%) Citrix
26 139 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
26 139 (5.09%) Windows Server 2003
27 136 (4.98%) PRINCE2

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 186 (6.81%) SharePoint
2 118 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 71 (2.60%) IIS
4 70 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 67 (2.45%) Lync
6 47 (1.72%) CMS
7 40 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 39 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 36 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 34 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 27 (0.99%) SAS
12 25 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 24 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
14 22 (0.81%) WebLogic
14 22 (0.81%) CICS
15 21 (0.77%) IBM Notes
16 16 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
16 16 (0.59%) MQSeries
17 15 (0.55%) Apache
17 15 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 199 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 120 (4.39%) MS Office
3 47 (1.72%) MS Project
4 43 (1.57%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.037%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 69 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (0.59%) HFM
4 16 (0.59%) Agresso
4 16 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.51%) SAP HR
5 14 (0.51%) SAP FI
6 12 (0.44%) SAP WM
7 11 (0.40%) SAP MM
7 11 (0.40%) SAP SD
7 11 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
8 10 (0.37%) SAP PM
9 9 (0.33%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 9 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.33%) SAP PP
9 9 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 8 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
10 8 (0.29%) SAP CRM
10 8 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 106 (3.88%) Office 365
2 75 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (0.73%) IaaS
5 18 (0.66%) SaaS
6 15 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (0.37%) PaaS
8 9 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.33%) CloudFront
9 8 (0.29%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.26%) Yammer
11 6 (0.22%) Google Drive
11 6 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (0.15%) Google Apps
13 4 (0.15%) Taleo
14 2 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 104 (3.81%) SAN
2 101 (3.70%) Firewall
3 79 (2.89%) DNS
4 73 (2.67%) WAN
5 66 (2.42%) LAN
6 52 (1.90%) Network Security
7 51 (1.87%) NAS
8 47 (1.72%) DHCP
9 41 (1.50%) VPN
10 29 (1.06%) Internet
11 27 (0.99%) TCP/IP
12 26 (0.95%) SSL
13 22 (0.81%) Intranet
13 22 (0.81%) LDAP
14 20 (0.73%) VLAN
15 18 (0.66%) VoIP
15 18 (0.66%) MPLS
16 17 (0.62%) Wireless
17 14 (0.51%) PBX
17 14 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 131 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
3 104 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 54 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 47 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 37 (1.35%) DB2
10 35 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
11 30 (1.10%) MySQL
11 30 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 23 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
13 23 (0.84%) RDBMS
14 22 (0.81%) Big Data
15 20 (0.73%) OLAP
16 16 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
17 14 (0.51%) DTS
18 12 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 32 (1.17%) JIRA
2 31 (1.14%) LSMW
3 26 (0.95%) Subversion
4 22 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 19 (0.70%) Visual Studio
7 18 (0.66%) MSI
7 18 (0.66%) Selenium
8 17 (0.62%) HP UFT
9 15 (0.55%) ERwin
10 14 (0.51%) Introscope
11 13 (0.48%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.37%) Jenkins
13 9 (0.33%) NUnit
14 8 (0.29%) JBehave
14 8 (0.29%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.26%) Jasmine
15 7 (0.26%) JSUnit
16 6 (0.22%) TeamCity
16 6 (0.22%) Maven
General
1 789 (28.89%) Finance
2 333 (12.19%) Banking
3 135 (4.94%) Retail
4 113 (4.14%) Investment Banking
5 82 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 60 (2.20%) Marketing
7 50 (1.83%) Law
8 37 (1.35%) Advertising
8 37 (1.35%) Publishing
9 36 (1.32%) Legal
10 35 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 35 (1.28%) Front Office
11 32 (1.17%) Billing
12 29 (1.06%) Manufacturing
13 27 (0.99%) Back Office
14 23 (0.84%) Retail Banking
15 22 (0.81%) Spanish Language
16 17 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
18 10 (0.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 558 (20.43%) Analyst
2 379 (13.88%) Project Manager
3 320 (11.72%) Developer
4 297 (10.88%) Consultant
5 259 (9.48%) Business Analyst
6 212 (7.76%) Architect
7 132 (4.83%) Data Analyst
8 84 (3.08%) Migration Consultant
9 71 (2.60%) Administrator
10 69 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
11 63 (2.31%) Data Consultant
12 62 (2.27%) Migration Engineer
13 60 (2.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 56 (2.05%) Data Manager
15 54 (1.98%) Programme Manager
15 54 (1.98%) Test Analyst
16 53 (1.94%) SAP Consultant
17 51 (1.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 51 (1.87%) Data Migration Consultant
18 50 (1.83%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (5.60%) .NET
2 94 (3.44%) Web Services
3 63 (2.31%) XML
4 59 (2.16%) HTML
5 58 (2.12%) J2EE
6 43 (1.57%) CSS
7 41 (1.50%) ASP.NET
8 31 (1.14%) jQuery
9 28 (1.03%) Middleware
10 27 (0.99%) HTML5
11 24 (0.88%) .NET Framework
11 24 (0.88%) SOAP
12 23 (0.84%) J2SE
12 23 (0.84%) JSON
13 19 (0.70%) Application Packaging
13 19 (0.70%) REST
14 17 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
15 16 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
15 16 (0.59%) Spring
16 15 (0.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 280 (10.25%) Data Centre
2 175 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 50 (1.83%) Derivative
5 49 (1.79%) NHS
6 46 (1.68%) Data Integration
7 38 (1.39%) Equities
8 35 (1.28%) Replication
9 34 (1.24%) Clustering
10 28 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (0.92%) Data Structures
11 25 (0.92%) User Experience
12 22 (0.81%) Blackberry
12 22 (0.81%) LPAR
12 22 (0.81%) Computer Science
13 21 (0.77%) Mainframe
13 21 (0.77%) N-Tier
14 20 (0.73%) FMCG
14 20 (0.73%) Data Extraction
15 17 (0.62%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 559 (20.47%) Windows
2 208 (7.62%) Linux
3 153 (5.60%) UNIX
4 141 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (5.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 124 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 102 (3.73%) Windows 7
8 59 (2.16%) Solaris
9 43 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (1.17%) AIX
11 31 (1.14%) Windows XP
12 22 (0.81%) zOS
13 21 (0.77%) Windows 8
14 15 (0.55%) HPUX
15 9 (0.33%) Android
16 7 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
16 7 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.18%) CentOS
17 5 (0.18%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 824 (30.17%) Data Migration
2 299 (10.95%) Project Management
3 263 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
4 195 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 178 (6.52%) ETL
6 158 (5.79%) CRM
7 143 (5.24%) Data Cleansing
8 142 (5.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 139 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
10 136 (4.98%) PRINCE2
11 131 (4.80%) Data Modelling
12 130 (4.76%) Data Analysis
13 122 (4.47%) ITIL
14 111 (4.06%) Scrum
15 95 (3.48%) Validation
15 95 (3.48%) Change Management
16 94 (3.44%) Business Analysis
17 83 (3.04%) ERP
18 78 (2.86%) E-Commerce
18 78 (2.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 566 (20.73%) SQL
2 124 (4.54%) Java
3 108 (3.95%) C#
4 91 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 76 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 70 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 63 (2.31%) JavaScript
8 45 (1.65%) Shell Script
9 35 (1.28%) Perl
10 34 (1.24%) Python
11 32 (1.17%) VBA
12 28 (1.03%) C
13 20 (0.73%) ABAP
14 19 (0.70%) PHP
14 19 (0.70%) Ruby
15 18 (0.66%) C++
15 18 (0.66%) VBScript
15 18 (0.66%) VB
16 16 (0.59%) VB.NET
17 14 (0.51%) Jython
Qualifications
1 102 (3.73%) Security Cleared
2 91 (3.33%) Degree
3 66 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 48 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 32 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 29 (1.06%) MCSE
8 27 (0.99%) ISEB
9 23 (0.84%) PMP
10 19 (0.70%) ISTQB
11 18 (0.66%) DV Cleared
12 17 (0.62%) MCITP
13 16 (0.59%) CCNP
14 15 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 14 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
17 10 (0.37%) MCSA
17 10 (0.37%) CCNA
18 9 (0.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (3.77%) QA
2 41 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 22 (0.81%) SLA
4 20 (0.73%) Solvency II
5 8 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.22%) GAAP
6 6 (0.22%) FATCA
7 5 (0.18%) Basel III
8 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.15%) EMIR
9 3 (0.11%) HL7
9 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.073%) Basel II
10 2 (0.073%) COREP
10 2 (0.073%) FINREP
10 2 (0.073%) P3O
11 1 (0.037%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.037%) GxP
11 1 (0.037%) WCAG
System Software
1 255 (9.34%) Active Directory
2 126 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.65%) vSphere
4 42 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 36 (1.32%) XenApp
6 34 (1.24%) VMware ESX
7 31 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (0.59%) NFS
9 16 (0.59%) SRDF
10 15 (0.55%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.18%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 5 (0.18%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.15%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.15%) XenServer
15 4 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 84 (3.08%) SCCM
2 36 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 31 (1.14%) Puppet
4 20 (0.73%) SCOM
4 20 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (0.62%) EMC VPLEX
6 14 (0.51%) CA Wily
6 14 (0.51%) Control-M
7 11 (0.40%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (0.26%) vMotion
8 7 (0.26%) FortiGate
8 7 (0.26%) Ansible
9 6 (0.22%) EdgeSight
9 6 (0.22%) AirWatch
9 6 (0.22%) Nagios
10 5 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.15%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.15%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 383 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 345 (12.63%) Oracle
3 224 (8.20%) SAP
4 212 (7.76%) VMware
5 141 (5.16%) Citrix
6 122 (4.47%) Cisco
7 90 (3.30%) HP
8 71 (2.60%) IBM
9 53 (1.94%) Sybase
10 50 (1.83%) EMC
11 45 (1.65%) NetApp
12 44 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
13 37 (1.35%) Red Hat
13 37 (1.35%) Business Objects
14 30 (1.10%) Hyperion
15 29 (1.06%) TIBCO
16 25 (0.92%) Google
17 22 (0.81%) Lotus
17 22 (0.81%) CheckPoint
18 21 (0.77%) Sun
London
Intapeople
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
North London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Excellent contract rate on offer
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £260 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £545.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + immediate start
Posted: 3 days ago