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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Migration 1367 1433 1197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.01% 6.02% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 7.75% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 916 759
Average daily rate
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£423 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 20
Average hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.87% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.36 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £31.70 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £17.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-8.95% -17.44%
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
17625 18479 15938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.45% 77.65% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12904 12836 10936
Average daily rate £450 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 232 316
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.63 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -5.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 0 329 £438 +9.37% 49
Kingston Upon Thames -2 12 £305 -12.17%
Canary Wharf -3 9 £365 -14.11%
Feltham +1 7 £272 -18.80%
Docklands, London -4 7 £600 +33.33%
Croydon +3 6 £600 +39.53% 1
Harrow - 6 £360 - 1
Westminster - 4 £425 -
Bromley +1 2 £475 +5.55% 2
Hounslow - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £200 -
Enfield - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 836 (29.68%) Data Migration
2 697 (24.74%) Finance
3 565 (20.06%) SQL
4 558 (19.81%) Windows
5 453 (16.08%) Microsoft
6 405 (14.38%) Oracle
7 339 (12.03%) SQL Server
8 317 (11.25%) Banking
9 295 (10.47%) Project Management
10 279 (9.90%) SAP
11 241 (8.56%) Active Directory
12 235 (8.34%) MS Excel
13 209 (7.42%) Agile Software Development
14 202 (7.17%) CRM
15 198 (7.03%) VMware
16 195 (6.92%) UNIX
17 194 (6.89%) ETL
18 186 (6.60%) SharePoint
19 185 (6.57%) Linux
20 172 (6.11%) MS Exchange
21 171 (6.07%) .NET
22 170 (6.03%) ITIL
23 169 (6.00%) Cisco
24 165 (5.86%) PRINCE2
25 162 (5.75%) Java
26 159 (5.64%) Windows 7
27 158 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
28 155 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
29 150 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
30 148 (5.25%) Data Cleansing

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 186 (6.60%) SharePoint
2 172 (6.11%) MS Exchange
3 99 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 94 (3.34%) Lync
5 75 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 65 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 62 (2.20%) IIS
8 55 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 50 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 41 (1.46%) CMS
11 32 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 29 (1.03%) Apache
13 24 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 23 (0.82%) WebLogic
15 21 (0.75%) IBM Notes
15 21 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
16 18 (0.64%) WebSphere
17 15 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
17 15 (0.53%) SAS
18 14 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 235 (8.34%) MS Excel
2 135 (4.79%) MS Office
3 67 (2.38%) MS Project
4 43 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.11%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.071%) SPSS
10 2 (0.071%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 74 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
4 32 (1.14%) Agresso
5 22 (0.78%) SAP BPC
6 18 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
6 18 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (0.57%) SAP FI
8 14 (0.50%) SAP MM
8 14 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
9 13 (0.46%) SAP HR
9 13 (0.46%) SAP CO
9 13 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
10 12 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
10 12 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
11 11 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
12 10 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
13 9 (0.32%) HFM
13 9 (0.32%) Endur
13 9 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 101 (3.59%) Office 365
2 28 (0.99%) SaaS
3 26 (0.92%) Force.com
4 25 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.57%) IaaS
7 10 (0.35%) PaaS
8 8 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (0.14%) Heroku
10 3 (0.11%) Taleo
11 2 (0.071%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.071%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.035%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.035%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 129 (4.58%) Firewall
2 112 (3.98%) SAN
3 89 (3.16%) WAN
4 85 (3.02%) DNS
5 83 (2.95%) LAN
6 47 (1.67%) Intranet
7 46 (1.63%) Internet
8 44 (1.56%) MPLS
8 44 (1.56%) VPN
9 41 (1.46%) TCP/IP
10 39 (1.38%) DHCP
11 38 (1.35%) Network Security
12 37 (1.31%) NAS
13 31 (1.10%) VLAN
14 29 (1.03%) BGP
15 26 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (0.89%) HTTP
16 25 (0.89%) NetScaler
17 22 (0.78%) VoIP
18 21 (0.75%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 148 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 121 (4.30%) Oracle Database
4 98 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
5 91 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 85 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
7 68 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 68 (2.41%) Relational Database
8 65 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 45 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 37 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
12 33 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
13 31 (1.10%) MySQL
13 31 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
14 25 (0.89%) MS Access
15 24 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
16 19 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
17 18 (0.64%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 42 (1.49%) LSMW
2 41 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (1.06%) JIRA
4 29 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 28 (0.99%) Visual Studio
6 22 (0.78%) MSI
7 20 (0.71%) Jenkins
8 18 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (0.60%) Maven
10 15 (0.53%) ClearCase
11 14 (0.50%) Subversion
12 13 (0.46%) JUnit
13 12 (0.43%) LoadRunner
13 12 (0.43%) SoapUI
14 11 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
14 11 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 11 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
15 10 (0.35%) DbUnit
16 9 (0.32%) Cucumber
16 9 (0.32%) JDeveloper
General
1 697 (24.74%) Finance
2 317 (11.25%) Banking
3 128 (4.54%) Retail
3 128 (4.54%) Investment Banking
4 87 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 61 (2.17%) Marketing
6 54 (1.92%) Front Office
7 52 (1.85%) Legal
8 44 (1.56%) Financial Institution
9 34 (1.21%) Back Office
10 31 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 27 (0.96%) Advertising
11 27 (0.96%) Publishing
12 23 (0.82%) Law
13 20 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 19 (0.67%) Billing
15 14 (0.50%) Games
16 13 (0.46%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.43%) Local Government
18 7 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 521 (18.49%) Analyst
2 397 (14.09%) Developer
3 345 (12.25%) Project Manager
4 338 (12.00%) Architect
5 330 (11.71%) Consultant
6 247 (8.77%) Business Analyst
7 137 (4.86%) Data Analyst
8 75 (2.66%) Migration Consultant
8 75 (2.66%) SAP Consultant
9 68 (2.41%) Data Consultant
10 66 (2.34%) Data Manager
11 64 (2.27%) SQL Developer
11 64 (2.27%) Data Architect
12 62 (2.20%) Administrator
13 57 (2.02%) DBA
14 52 (1.85%) Data Migration Consultant
15 50 (1.77%) Technical Architect
16 49 (1.74%) Senior Developer
17 47 (1.67%) Infrastructure Manager
18 45 (1.60%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (6.07%) .NET
2 122 (4.33%) HTML
3 93 (3.30%) XML
4 82 (2.91%) CSS
5 69 (2.45%) Web Services
6 54 (1.92%) jQuery
7 46 (1.63%) SOAP
8 44 (1.56%) ASP.NET
8 44 (1.56%) HTML5
9 43 (1.53%) Middleware
10 33 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
11 32 (1.14%) Visualforce
11 32 (1.14%) REST
12 25 (0.89%) Application Packaging
13 23 (0.82%) J2EE
14 22 (0.78%) JSON
15 17 (0.60%) .NET Framework
16 16 (0.57%) XSLT
16 16 (0.57%) CSS3
17 13 (0.46%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 150 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 59 (2.09%) NHS
4 54 (1.92%) Replication
5 50 (1.77%) Blackberry
6 41 (1.46%) Data Integration
7 39 (1.38%) Clustering
8 36 (1.28%) Derivative
9 32 (1.14%) Computer Science
9 32 (1.14%) FMCG
9 32 (1.14%) Reference Data
9 32 (1.14%) Equities
10 31 (1.10%) Data Structures
11 27 (0.96%) Market Risk
12 26 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (0.78%) Fixed Income
13 22 (0.78%) Data Conversion
14 21 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
15 20 (0.71%) Hedge funds
15 20 (0.71%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 558 (19.81%) Windows
2 195 (6.92%) UNIX
3 185 (6.57%) Linux
4 159 (5.64%) Windows 7
5 143 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 105 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 94 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 64 (2.27%) Windows XP
9 56 (1.99%) Solaris
10 45 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (1.03%) AIX
12 25 (0.89%) Windows 8
13 15 (0.53%) SUSE
14 13 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (0.32%) Android
15 9 (0.32%) HPUX
16 8 (0.28%) CentOS
17 4 (0.14%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.14%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 836 (29.68%) Data Migration
2 295 (10.47%) Project Management
3 209 (7.42%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (7.17%) CRM
5 194 (6.89%) ETL
6 170 (6.03%) ITIL
7 165 (5.86%) PRINCE2
8 158 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 155 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 148 (5.25%) Data Cleansing
11 142 (5.04%) Data Modelling
12 138 (4.90%) Change Management
13 122 (4.33%) Validation
14 119 (4.22%) Business Analysis
15 117 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
16 104 (3.69%) Data Management
17 102 (3.62%) Data Analysis
18 101 (3.59%) ERP
19 95 (3.37%) Workflow
20 85 (3.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 565 (20.06%) SQL
2 162 (5.75%) Java
3 103 (3.66%) PL/SQL
4 96 (3.41%) T-SQL
5 95 (3.37%) C#
6 94 (3.34%) JavaScript
7 80 (2.84%) Shell Script
8 74 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 53 (1.88%) VBA
10 46 (1.63%) C
11 35 (1.24%) PHP
11 35 (1.24%) Apex Code
12 32 (1.14%) VBScript
13 23 (0.82%) Perl
13 23 (0.82%) VB.NET
14 22 (0.78%) C++
14 22 (0.78%) VB
15 20 (0.71%) Bash Shell
16 17 (0.60%) Python
17 12 (0.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 138 (4.90%) Security Cleared
2 86 (3.05%) Degree
3 69 (2.45%) SC Cleared
4 56 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (1.56%) PMI Certification
7 34 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 33 (1.17%) PMP
9 26 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 26 (0.92%) DV Cleared
10 25 (0.89%) MCSE
11 23 (0.82%) CCNP
12 18 (0.64%) CCNA
12 18 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (0.57%) ISEB
13 16 (0.57%) CCIE
13 16 (0.57%) ISTQB
14 15 (0.53%) MCITP
15 12 (0.43%) CCSA
16 9 (0.32%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (3.37%) QA
2 51 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 28 (0.99%) SLA
4 10 (0.35%) EMIR
5 7 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.14%) MiFID
7 3 (0.11%) GAAP
7 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.071%) Basel III
8 2 (0.071%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.071%) COREP
8 2 (0.071%) FINREP
8 2 (0.071%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.071%) FATCA
8 2 (0.071%) P3O
9 1 (0.035%) WCAG
9 1 (0.035%) COBIT
System Software
1 241 (8.56%) Active Directory
2 121 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (2.31%) vSphere
4 56 (1.99%) Hyper-V
5 45 (1.60%) XenApp
6 32 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 27 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 15 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
10 14 (0.50%) VMware ESX
10 14 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.28%) Veritas File System
13 5 (0.18%) XenServer
13 5 (0.18%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.14%) Xen
14 4 (0.14%) SRDF
15 3 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
15 3 (0.11%) vCloud
15 3 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 90 (3.19%) SCCM
2 34 (1.21%) SCOM
3 32 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (0.53%) Control-M
5 13 (0.46%) Puppet
6 12 (0.43%) Data Guard
6 12 (0.43%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 10 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 10 (0.35%) SCOrch
8 9 (0.32%) SCVMM
9 8 (0.28%) EdgeSight
10 7 (0.25%) BladeLogic
10 7 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (0.21%) SCDPM
12 5 (0.18%) DatAdvantage
12 5 (0.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 453 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 405 (14.38%) Oracle
3 279 (9.90%) SAP
4 198 (7.03%) VMware
5 169 (6.00%) Cisco
6 133 (4.72%) Citrix
7 105 (3.73%) HP
8 78 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
9 61 (2.17%) Sybase
10 57 (2.02%) NetApp
11 53 (1.88%) CheckPoint
12 52 (1.85%) EMC
13 51 (1.81%) IBM
14 45 (1.60%) Dell
15 44 (1.56%) Red Hat
16 42 (1.49%) Siebel
17 36 (1.28%) Informatica
18 34 (1.21%) Business Objects
19 28 (0.99%) Lotus
20 26 (0.92%) Symantec
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