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 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 28 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 1309 1353 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.88% 5.80% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.48% 7.39% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 841 899
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 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £571 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £17.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.00 £58.00 £80.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £16.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -32.63%
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
17498 18318 16377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.67% 78.56% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12311 12810 11542
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 246 215
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.65 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 April 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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +1 286 £425 +6.25% 62
Canary Wharf -10 12 £463 +2.77%
Croydon -5 11 £425 -5.55% 2
Docklands, London -2 4 £638 +43.25%
Enfield - 3 - -
Uxbridge -8 2 £375 +17.18% 1
Bromley +4 1 £303 -24.37% 1
Westminster +2 1 - -
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Ilford - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Orpington - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 790 (30.54%) Data Migration
2 690 (26.67%) Finance
3 568 (21.96%) Windows
4 525 (20.29%) SQL
5 368 (14.22%) Microsoft
6 326 (12.60%) Oracle
7 301 (11.64%) Banking
8 289 (11.17%) SQL Server
9 276 (10.67%) Project Management
10 247 (9.55%) SAP
11 227 (8.77%) VMware
12 215 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
13 207 (8.00%) Active Directory
14 191 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 189 (7.31%) SharePoint
16 178 (6.88%) ETL
17 164 (6.34%) UNIX
18 162 (6.26%) Windows Server 2008
19 160 (6.18%) Linux
20 158 (6.11%) ITIL
21 157 (6.07%) MS Excel
22 155 (5.99%) Data Cleansing
23 152 (5.88%) Citrix
24 150 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
25 146 (5.64%) .NET
26 144 (5.57%) Cisco
27 140 (5.41%) Java
27 140 (5.41%) Validation
28 139 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
29 136 (5.26%) CRM

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 189 (7.31%) SharePoint
2 126 (4.87%) MS Exchange
3 83 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 76 (2.94%) Lync
5 60 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 58 (2.24%) IIS
7 57 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 45 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 40 (1.55%) CMS
10 37 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 22 (0.85%) IBM Notes
12 19 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 18 (0.70%) SAS
13 18 (0.70%) WebSphere
14 17 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
15 16 (0.62%) Apache
15 16 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
16 13 (0.50%) WebLogic
17 12 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
18 10 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 157 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 104 (4.02%) MS Office
3 45 (1.74%) MS Project
3 45 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.12%) SPSS
7 3 (0.12%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 48 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 30 (1.16%) Agresso
4 21 (0.81%) SAP MM
5 20 (0.77%) SAP BPC
6 19 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
7 17 (0.66%) SAP FI
8 16 (0.62%) HFM
9 15 (0.58%) SAP PP
10 14 (0.54%) SAP SD
10 14 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
11 13 (0.50%) SAP CO
11 13 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
12 12 (0.46%) SAP ERP
13 11 (0.43%) SAP HR
13 11 (0.43%) SAP WM
14 10 (0.39%) SAP CRM
14 10 (0.39%) Hyperion Enterprise
14 10 (0.39%) SAP PM
15 9 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 94 (3.63%) Office 365
2 31 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (0.73%) IaaS
5 18 (0.70%) SaaS
6 12 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.35%) CloudFront
9 8 (0.31%) PaaS
10 7 (0.27%) Force.com
11 5 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (0.19%) ElastiCache
12 3 (0.12%) Yammer
13 2 (0.077%) Heroku
13 2 (0.077%) Taleo
14 1 (0.039%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 117 (4.52%) SAN
2 109 (4.21%) Firewall
3 69 (2.67%) WAN
4 67 (2.59%) LAN
5 59 (2.28%) DNS
6 57 (2.20%) VPN
7 50 (1.93%) Network Security
8 43 (1.66%) NAS
9 35 (1.35%) Internet
10 31 (1.20%) TCP/IP
10 31 (1.20%) MPLS
11 27 (1.04%) DHCP
12 25 (0.97%) VLAN
13 24 (0.93%) Intranet
14 21 (0.81%) LDAP
15 18 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (0.70%) NetScaler
16 16 (0.62%) BGP
17 15 (0.58%) Wireless
18 14 (0.54%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 132 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
4 77 (2.98%) Oracle Database
5 75 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
7 67 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 59 (2.28%) Relational Database
9 47 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 41 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 31 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 30 (1.16%) MySQL
13 28 (1.08%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
14 27 (1.04%) SAP Data Services
15 20 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
16 19 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
17 15 (0.58%) DB2
17 15 (0.58%) Siebel EIM
17 15 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (1.28%) LSMW
2 30 (1.16%) JIRA
3 29 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (0.89%) MSI
5 21 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.62%) Subversion
7 14 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
8 13 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
9 12 (0.46%) Selenium
9 12 (0.46%) Maven
10 11 (0.43%) Jenkins
11 10 (0.39%) Git (software)
12 9 (0.35%) NUnit
12 9 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (0.27%) CruiseControl
14 7 (0.27%) Ant
14 7 (0.27%) ERwin
14 7 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
14 7 (0.27%) SoapUI
General
1 690 (26.67%) Finance
2 301 (11.64%) Banking
3 133 (5.14%) Retail
4 117 (4.52%) Investment Banking
5 78 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 64 (2.47%) Marketing
7 46 (1.78%) Legal
8 42 (1.62%) Advertising
9 39 (1.51%) Front Office
10 33 (1.28%) Back Office
11 30 (1.16%) Law
12 29 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 28 (1.08%) Financial Institution
14 27 (1.04%) Publishing
15 21 (0.81%) Billing
16 20 (0.77%) Retail Banking
17 17 (0.66%) Spanish Language
17 17 (0.66%) Games
18 13 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
19 12 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 569 (21.99%) Analyst
2 323 (12.49%) Developer
3 308 (11.91%) Project Manager
4 290 (11.21%) Consultant
5 267 (10.32%) Business Analyst
6 250 (9.66%) Architect
7 136 (5.26%) Data Analyst
8 64 (2.47%) SAP Consultant
9 62 (2.40%) Administrator
9 62 (2.40%) Migration Consultant
10 59 (2.28%) Data Consultant
11 58 (2.24%) DBA
12 57 (2.20%) Data Manager
13 54 (2.09%) Migration Engineer
14 52 (2.01%) Infrastructure Manager
15 51 (1.97%) Test Analyst
16 50 (1.93%) SQL Developer
17 49 (1.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
18 48 (1.86%) Data Architect
19 46 (1.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (5.64%) .NET
2 72 (2.78%) XML
3 71 (2.74%) HTML
4 62 (2.40%) CSS
5 51 (1.97%) Web Services
6 43 (1.66%) jQuery
7 42 (1.62%) Middleware
7 42 (1.62%) J2EE
8 33 (1.28%) ASP.NET
8 33 (1.28%) HTML5
9 27 (1.04%) REST
10 26 (1.01%) Application Packaging
11 24 (0.93%) SOAP
12 20 (0.77%) CSS3
12 20 (0.77%) JSP
12 20 (0.77%) J2SE
12 20 (0.77%) JSON
13 19 (0.73%) .NET Framework
14 18 (0.70%) MSMQ
15 17 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 150 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (2.59%) Management Information System
3 51 (1.97%) NHS
4 47 (1.82%) Derivative
5 44 (1.70%) Clustering
6 40 (1.55%) Replication
7 37 (1.43%) Equities
8 36 (1.39%) Blackberry
9 32 (1.24%) FMCG
10 27 (1.04%) User Experience
11 23 (0.89%) Data Structures
12 22 (0.85%) Computer Science
13 20 (0.77%) Data Integration
13 20 (0.77%) Reference Data
14 16 (0.62%) Symmetrix DMX
14 16 (0.62%) Symmetrix
14 16 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (0.58%) Mobile App
15 15 (0.58%) Credit Risk
16 14 (0.54%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 568 (21.96%) Windows
2 164 (6.34%) UNIX
3 162 (6.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 160 (6.18%) Linux
5 139 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 133 (5.14%) Windows 7
7 127 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (1.58%) Windows XP
9 37 (1.43%) AIX
10 33 (1.28%) Windows 8
11 30 (1.16%) Solaris
12 24 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (0.89%) HPUX
14 9 (0.35%) SUSE
15 8 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (0.31%) Android
16 6 (0.23%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.23%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.19%) zOS
18 4 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 790 (30.54%) Data Migration
2 276 (10.67%) Project Management
3 215 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 178 (6.88%) ETL
6 158 (6.11%) ITIL
7 155 (5.99%) Data Cleansing
8 140 (5.41%) Validation
9 136 (5.26%) CRM
10 131 (5.06%) PRINCE2
11 130 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
12 111 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
12 111 (4.29%) Data Modelling
13 102 (3.94%) Data Analysis
14 96 (3.71%) Business Analysis
15 90 (3.48%) Data Management
16 86 (3.32%) Change Management
17 82 (3.17%) Scrum
18 79 (3.05%) ERP
19 73 (2.82%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 525 (20.29%) SQL
2 140 (5.41%) Java
3 98 (3.79%) PL/SQL
4 89 (3.44%) C#
5 80 (3.09%) T-SQL
6 75 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 71 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 66 (2.55%) PowerShell
9 34 (1.31%) VBA
10 30 (1.16%) C
11 22 (0.85%) C++
12 21 (0.81%) VB.NET
13 19 (0.73%) Perl
13 19 (0.73%) VBScript
14 17 (0.66%) Python
14 17 (0.66%) PHP
15 14 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 14 (0.54%) ABAP
15 14 (0.54%) VB
16 12 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 115 (4.45%) Security Cleared
2 74 (2.86%) Degree
3 70 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 57 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (1.28%) ISEB
6 31 (1.20%) MCSE
7 30 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 28 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (1.01%) ISTQB
10 23 (0.89%) PMI Certification
11 20 (0.77%) DV Cleared
12 19 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (0.70%) MCITP
14 16 (0.62%) PMP
15 14 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (0.43%) CCNP
16 11 (0.43%) NCDA
16 11 (0.43%) NCIE
17 10 (0.39%) MCP
18 9 (0.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (3.75%) QA
2 50 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 24 (0.93%) SLA
4 10 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.23%) EMIR
5 6 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.19%) GAAP
6 5 (0.19%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.15%) FATCA
8 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.12%) Basel III
8 3 (0.12%) P3O
8 3 (0.12%) COREP
8 3 (0.12%) FINREP
9 2 (0.077%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.077%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.039%) HL7
System Software
1 207 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 128 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.32%) vSphere
4 42 (1.62%) Hyper-V
5 41 (1.58%) XenApp
6 25 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
6 25 (0.97%) VMware ESX
6 25 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (0.89%) XenDesktop
8 18 (0.70%) SRDF
9 12 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.15%) NFS
13 4 (0.15%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.12%) Xen
14 3 (0.12%) Firmware
14 3 (0.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 71 (2.74%) SCCM
2 26 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
3 22 (0.85%) SCOM
4 14 (0.54%) Control-M
5 11 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 11 (0.43%) Puppet
6 10 (0.39%) Data Guard
7 8 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.23%) EdgeSight
8 6 (0.23%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.23%) BladeLogic
9 5 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.19%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.19%) vMotion
9 5 (0.19%) DatAdvantage
9 5 (0.19%) Ansible
10 4 (0.15%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle Flashback
10 4 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 368 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 326 (12.60%) Oracle
3 247 (9.55%) SAP
4 227 (8.77%) VMware
5 152 (5.88%) Citrix
6 144 (5.57%) Cisco
7 100 (3.87%) HP
8 74 (2.86%) EMC
9 72 (2.78%) Sybase
10 68 (2.63%) IBM
11 60 (2.32%) NetApp
12 41 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
13 38 (1.47%) Siebel
14 35 (1.35%) Business Objects
14 35 (1.35%) CheckPoint
15 29 (1.12%) Informatica
16 26 (1.01%) Lotus
17 24 (0.93%) Red Hat
18 21 (0.81%) Blue Coat
19 20 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
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