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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 28 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 1489 1444 1390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.04% 5.81% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.78% 7.50% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 902 875
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.77% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 32
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.53 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.71% -34.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.10 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.65 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -29.41%
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
19145 19259 19009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.65% 77.46% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13647 13495 12930
Average daily rate £450 £450 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 227 356
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.95% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £13.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.35 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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 October 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 2 October 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 2 October 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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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 0 337 £425 - 62
Canary Wharf +15 21 £400 +19.40%
Croydon -3 12 £425 +26.86% 1
Docklands, London -5 5 £450 -2.70%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 4 £388 -6.06%
Bromley +2 4 £450 - 2
Uxbridge -11 4 £320 -20.00%
Hounslow +1 2 £515 +11.35%
Twickenham - 2 - -
Feltham - 2 £363 -
Wembley - 2 £275 -
Westminster - 2 £338 -
Hammersmith - 2 £388 -
Romford +9 1 £625 - 1
Harrow - 1 - -
Beckenham - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 873 (30.57%) Data Migration
2 660 (23.11%) Finance
3 541 (18.94%) SQL
4 520 (18.21%) Windows
5 461 (16.14%) Microsoft
6 431 (15.09%) Oracle
7 322 (11.27%) SQL Server
8 308 (10.78%) Project Management
9 303 (10.61%) Banking
10 281 (9.84%) SAP
11 253 (8.86%) MS Excel
12 231 (8.09%) Active Directory
13 218 (7.63%) CRM
14 217 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
15 210 (7.35%) Linux
15 210 (7.35%) VMware
16 199 (6.97%) UNIX
17 182 (6.37%) Cisco
18 177 (6.20%) Windows 7
19 176 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
20 175 (6.13%) ETL
21 172 (6.02%) PRINCE2
21 172 (6.02%) .NET
21 172 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
22 163 (5.71%) SharePoint
23 160 (5.60%) ITIL
24 159 (5.57%) MS Exchange
24 159 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
25 156 (5.46%) Change Management
26 152 (5.32%) Java

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 163 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 159 (5.57%) MS Exchange
3 79 (2.77%) Lync
4 76 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 73 (2.56%) IIS
6 67 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 55 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 48 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 45 (1.58%) WebSphere
10 41 (1.44%) CMS
10 41 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 38 (1.33%) Apache
12 36 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
13 27 (0.95%) IBM Notes
14 26 (0.91%) WebLogic
15 18 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 17 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
16 17 (0.60%) SAS
17 16 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 16 (0.56%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 253 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 123 (4.31%) MS Office
3 65 (2.28%) MS Project
4 45 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.32%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.25%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.070%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.035%) FastStats
10 1 (0.035%) Mingle
10 1 (0.035%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 66 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 51 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
4 26 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
4 26 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
5 25 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
6 23 (0.81%) Workday HCM
7 20 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
8 19 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
8 19 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
9 18 (0.63%) SAP HR
9 18 (0.63%) Agresso
10 16 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
11 15 (0.53%) SAP SD
12 11 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
12 11 (0.39%) SAP CO
12 11 (0.39%) SAP FI
12 11 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
13 9 (0.32%) SAP PP
13 9 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 83 (2.91%) Office 365
2 36 (1.26%) SaaS
3 27 (0.95%) Force.com
3 27 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.42%) IaaS
7 11 (0.39%) PaaS
8 7 (0.25%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.070%) Heroku
10 2 (0.070%) Taleo
11 1 (0.035%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 122 (4.27%) SAN
2 115 (4.03%) Firewall
3 88 (3.08%) WAN
4 85 (2.98%) DNS
5 70 (2.45%) LAN
6 55 (1.93%) Internet
7 53 (1.86%) NAS
8 52 (1.82%) Intranet
9 50 (1.75%) VPN
10 43 (1.51%) DHCP
11 41 (1.44%) TCP/IP
12 40 (1.40%) HTTP
13 39 (1.37%) MPLS
14 32 (1.12%) VLAN
15 29 (1.02%) BGP
15 29 (1.02%) Network Security
15 29 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
16 28 (0.98%) VoIP
17 27 (0.95%) NetScaler
18 25 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 114 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 108 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 97 (3.40%) Oracle Database
5 88 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
6 73 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 57 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 55 (1.93%) MySQL
9 47 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 46 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
11 40 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 36 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 36 (1.26%) Oracle ODI
13 34 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
14 31 (1.09%) MS Access
15 24 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
15 24 (0.84%) DB2
16 21 (0.74%) RDBMS
16 21 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
17 20 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (1.72%) LSMW
2 38 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 31 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (0.88%) JIRA
5 24 (0.84%) Visual Studio
6 20 (0.70%) MSI
7 15 (0.53%) Maven
7 15 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 15 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
8 13 (0.46%) JUnit
9 12 (0.42%) Selenium
10 11 (0.39%) ClearCase
10 11 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (0.39%) LoadRunner
10 11 (0.39%) SoapUI
11 10 (0.35%) Toad
11 10 (0.35%) JMeter
11 10 (0.35%) Subversion
12 9 (0.32%) JDeveloper
12 9 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
General
1 660 (23.11%) Finance
2 303 (10.61%) Banking
3 118 (4.13%) Investment Banking
4 116 (4.06%) Retail
5 73 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 72 (2.52%) Front Office
7 51 (1.79%) Marketing
8 48 (1.68%) Financial Institution
9 43 (1.51%) Legal
10 42 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 34 (1.19%) Publishing
12 31 (1.09%) Back Office
13 21 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 21 (0.74%) Advertising
14 19 (0.67%) Billing
15 14 (0.49%) French Language
15 14 (0.49%) Law
16 13 (0.46%) General Ledger
17 11 (0.39%) German Language
18 10 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 487 (17.05%) Analyst
2 407 (14.25%) Project Manager
3 378 (13.24%) Consultant
4 340 (11.90%) Developer
5 331 (11.59%) Architect
6 250 (8.75%) Business Analyst
7 107 (3.75%) Data Analyst
8 86 (3.01%) Migration Consultant
9 78 (2.73%) Data Consultant
10 75 (2.63%) SAP Consultant
11 67 (2.35%) DBA
11 67 (2.35%) Data Manager
12 63 (2.21%) Administrator
13 60 (2.10%) Data Migration Consultant
14 57 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
15 56 (1.96%) Data Architect
16 53 (1.86%) SQL Developer
16 53 (1.86%) Infrastructure Architect
17 50 (1.75%) Technical Architect
18 46 (1.61%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (6.02%) .NET
2 126 (4.41%) XML
3 119 (4.17%) HTML
4 109 (3.82%) Web Services
5 72 (2.52%) CSS
6 63 (2.21%) SOAP
7 53 (1.86%) ASP.NET
8 42 (1.47%) jQuery
9 40 (1.40%) JSON
10 36 (1.26%) HTML5
11 33 (1.16%) Visualforce
12 31 (1.09%) REST
12 31 (1.09%) Middleware
13 27 (0.95%) XSD
13 27 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
14 26 (0.91%) WCF
15 25 (0.88%) XSLT
16 23 (0.81%) Application Packaging
16 23 (0.81%) WSDL
17 22 (0.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 159 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (2.56%) NHS
3 71 (2.49%) Replication
4 70 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 59 (2.07%) Data Integration
6 55 (1.93%) Derivative
7 44 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 43 (1.51%) Fixed Income
9 42 (1.47%) Clustering
10 36 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 35 (1.23%) Equities
12 33 (1.16%) Hedge funds
13 29 (1.02%) Data Structures
14 28 (0.98%) Reference Data
14 28 (0.98%) FMCG
15 25 (0.88%) PMI
15 25 (0.88%) Open Source
16 24 (0.84%) Data Conversion
16 24 (0.84%) Computer Science
17 23 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 520 (18.21%) Windows
2 210 (7.35%) Linux
3 199 (6.97%) UNIX
4 177 (6.20%) Windows 7
5 136 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 93 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 92 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (2.52%) Windows XP
9 67 (2.35%) Solaris
10 61 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (0.88%) AIX
12 19 (0.67%) Debian
13 16 (0.56%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.56%) SUSE
14 10 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.25%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.25%) Android
17 6 (0.21%) HPUX
18 5 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 873 (30.57%) Data Migration
2 308 (10.78%) Project Management
3 218 (7.63%) CRM
4 217 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
5 176 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 175 (6.13%) ETL
7 172 (6.02%) PRINCE2
7 172 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 160 (5.60%) ITIL
9 156 (5.46%) Change Management
10 129 (4.52%) ERP
11 124 (4.34%) Business Intelligence
11 124 (4.34%) Business Analysis
12 117 (4.10%) Data Cleansing
13 112 (3.92%) Data Analysis
14 108 (3.78%) Data Modelling
15 104 (3.64%) Workflow
16 103 (3.61%) Data Management
17 94 (3.29%) Data Mapping
18 85 (2.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 541 (18.94%) SQL
2 152 (5.32%) Java
3 86 (3.01%) JavaScript
4 84 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 82 (2.87%) C#
6 72 (2.52%) PowerShell
7 59 (2.07%) C
8 52 (1.82%) VBA
8 52 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 47 (1.65%) Perl
10 40 (1.40%) PHP
10 40 (1.40%) Python
11 39 (1.37%) Shell Script
12 34 (1.19%) Apex Code
13 33 (1.16%) VBScript
14 30 (1.05%) VB
15 28 (0.98%) Bash Shell
16 20 (0.70%) XPath
17 16 (0.56%) C++
18 14 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 123 (4.31%) Security Cleared
2 81 (2.84%) Degree
3 66 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 60 (2.10%) PMI Certification
5 59 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
6 51 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 42 (1.47%) PMP
8 40 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 30 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 29 (1.02%) CCNP
11 26 (0.91%) DV Cleared
12 24 (0.84%) CCNA
13 23 (0.81%) MCITP
13 23 (0.81%) MCSE
13 23 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (0.53%) CCIE
15 10 (0.35%) ISEB
16 9 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
17 8 (0.28%) CIMA
17 8 (0.28%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (3.75%) QA
2 50 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 24 (0.84%) SLA
4 14 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.39%) EMIR
6 8 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.18%) MiFID
10 3 (0.11%) COBIT
10 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.070%) FATCA
11 2 (0.070%) P3O
11 2 (0.070%) GAAP
12 1 (0.035%) WCAG
12 1 (0.035%) Basel II
12 1 (0.035%) GxP
12 1 (0.035%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.035%) Basel III
12 1 (0.035%) COSO
System Software
1 231 (8.09%) Active Directory
2 119 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 45 (1.58%) XenApp
4 45 (1.58%) vSphere
5 42 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 26 (0.91%) XenDesktop
7 24 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (0.67%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (0.32%) XenServer
12 8 (0.28%) Veritas File System
13 7 (0.25%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.18%) NFS
14 5 (0.18%) GPFS
15 4 (0.14%) vCloud
16 3 (0.11%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 114 (3.99%) SCCM
2 37 (1.30%) SCOM
3 32 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (0.77%) Data Guard
5 17 (0.60%) Puppet
6 16 (0.56%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
7 12 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (0.39%) WSUS
8 11 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 10 (0.35%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.28%) SCOrch
11 8 (0.28%) SCVMM
11 8 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.25%) Control-M
12 7 (0.25%) Salt
13 6 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (0.21%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 461 (16.14%) Microsoft
2 431 (15.09%) Oracle
3 281 (9.84%) SAP
4 210 (7.35%) VMware
5 182 (6.37%) Cisco
6 125 (4.38%) Citrix
7 108 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
8 86 (3.01%) HP
9 80 (2.80%) IBM
10 54 (1.89%) Dell
11 50 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 45 (1.58%) Business Objects
13 44 (1.54%) CheckPoint
13 44 (1.54%) Informatica
14 42 (1.47%) NetApp
15 41 (1.44%) Sybase
16 39 (1.37%) EMC
17 37 (1.30%) Siebel
18 30 (1.05%) Lotus
19 24 (0.84%) CA
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: Day rate Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £601 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £370.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
FT Select
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago