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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 28 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 1412 1494 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.87% 6.03% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 7.77% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 955 758
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 23
Average hourly rate £16.75 £19.00 £22.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% -15.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.42 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £34.70 £51.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%
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
18598 19232 16821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.30% 77.62% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13692 13462 11525
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 238 312
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.75 £51.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 28 November 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 0 331 £425 +3.65% 59
Canary Wharf +9 14 £400 +2.56% 1
Feltham +8 9 £280 -16.41%
Docklands, London -1 9 £600 +33.33% 1
Uxbridge -3 5 £288 -10.15%
Harrow - 4 £350 -
Westminster - 4 £425 -
Bromley +4 3 £463 +2.77% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £320 -7.78% 3
Hounslow - 2 - -
Enfield - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 859 (29.58%) Data Migration
2 716 (24.66%) Finance
3 609 (20.97%) SQL
4 550 (18.94%) Windows
5 473 (16.29%) Microsoft
6 449 (15.46%) Oracle
7 362 (12.47%) SQL Server
8 319 (10.98%) Banking
9 292 (10.06%) Project Management
10 278 (9.57%) SAP
11 249 (8.57%) MS Excel
12 244 (8.40%) Active Directory
13 234 (8.06%) CRM
14 220 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
15 212 (7.30%) UNIX
15 212 (7.30%) VMware
16 206 (7.09%) Linux
17 203 (6.99%) ETL
18 191 (6.58%) .NET
19 181 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
20 179 (6.16%) SharePoint
21 175 (6.03%) Cisco
22 171 (5.89%) Java
23 164 (5.65%) MS Exchange
24 161 (5.54%) PRINCE2
25 159 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
26 157 (5.41%) ITIL
26 157 (5.41%) Windows 7
27 154 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 152 (5.23%) Analytical Skills

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 179 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 164 (5.65%) MS Exchange
3 92 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 87 (3.00%) Lync
5 75 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 71 (2.44%) IIS
7 67 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 52 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 48 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 40 (1.38%) CMS
11 34 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
12 31 (1.07%) Apache
13 27 (0.93%) IBM Notes
14 25 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 24 (0.83%) WebLogic
16 23 (0.79%) WebSphere
16 23 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
17 20 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
18 16 (0.55%) SAS
19 15 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 249 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 134 (4.61%) MS Office
3 68 (2.34%) MS Project
4 54 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.10%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.069%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.034%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 86 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
4 31 (1.07%) Agresso
5 21 (0.72%) SAP BPC
6 18 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
6 18 (0.62%) SAP FI
7 17 (0.59%) SAP HR
8 16 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
9 15 (0.52%) SAP CO
9 15 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
10 14 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
11 13 (0.45%) Workday HCM
11 13 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
11 13 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
12 12 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
13 11 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
13 11 (0.38%) SAP SD
14 10 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
14 10 (0.34%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 92 (3.17%) Office 365
2 29 (1.00%) SaaS
3 28 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (0.90%) Force.com
5 21 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.55%) IaaS
7 12 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (0.41%) PaaS
8 8 (0.28%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.14%) Heroku
10 2 (0.069%) Taleo
11 1 (0.034%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.034%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.034%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 120 (4.13%) Firewall
2 106 (3.65%) SAN
3 100 (3.44%) WAN
4 87 (3.00%) DNS
5 84 (2.89%) LAN
6 53 (1.83%) Intranet
6 53 (1.83%) Internet
7 43 (1.48%) MPLS
7 43 (1.48%) NAS
8 41 (1.41%) DHCP
9 40 (1.38%) VPN
10 39 (1.34%) TCP/IP
11 35 (1.21%) Network Security
12 34 (1.17%) BGP
13 32 (1.10%) HTTP
14 29 (1.00%) VLAN
15 25 (0.86%) SSL
16 24 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
17 23 (0.79%) NetScaler
17 23 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 154 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 133 (4.58%) Oracle Database
4 107 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 97 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
6 89 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
7 74 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 70 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 68 (2.34%) Relational Database
10 47 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 41 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 39 (1.34%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
14 35 (1.21%) MySQL
15 34 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
16 30 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
17 27 (0.93%) MS Access
18 21 (0.72%) SAP Data Services
19 19 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
20 18 (0.62%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 52 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (1.45%) LSMW
3 40 (1.38%) Git (software)
4 32 (1.10%) JIRA
5 30 (1.03%) Visual Studio
6 22 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 20 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
8 17 (0.59%) Maven
8 17 (0.59%) MSI
9 15 (0.52%) ClearCase
10 14 (0.48%) Subversion
11 13 (0.45%) JUnit
12 12 (0.41%) LoadRunner
12 12 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
13 11 (0.38%) SoapUI
13 11 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
14 10 (0.34%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.34%) DbUnit
14 10 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 716 (24.66%) Finance
2 319 (10.98%) Banking
3 135 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 122 (4.20%) Retail
5 88 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 65 (2.24%) Front Office
7 55 (1.89%) Marketing
8 52 (1.79%) Legal
9 46 (1.58%) Financial Institution
10 32 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 31 (1.07%) Back Office
12 30 (1.03%) Publishing
13 24 (0.83%) Advertising
14 22 (0.76%) Manufacturing
15 21 (0.72%) Law
16 15 (0.52%) Billing
16 15 (0.52%) Games
17 13 (0.45%) Local Government
18 9 (0.31%) German Language
18 9 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 501 (17.25%) Analyst
2 419 (14.43%) Developer
3 367 (12.64%) Architect
4 359 (12.36%) Project Manager
5 351 (12.09%) Consultant
6 240 (8.26%) Business Analyst
7 118 (4.06%) Data Analyst
8 81 (2.79%) Migration Consultant
9 75 (2.58%) Data Architect
9 75 (2.58%) SAP Consultant
10 71 (2.44%) SQL Developer
11 70 (2.41%) Administrator
11 70 (2.41%) Data Consultant
12 60 (2.07%) Data Manager
13 55 (1.89%) DBA
14 54 (1.86%) Technical Architect
15 53 (1.83%) Data Migration Consultant
16 52 (1.79%) Solutions Architect
17 48 (1.65%) Infrastructure Manager
18 47 (1.62%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (6.58%) .NET
2 134 (4.61%) HTML
3 112 (3.86%) XML
4 94 (3.24%) Web Services
5 89 (3.06%) CSS
6 58 (2.00%) SOAP
6 58 (2.00%) jQuery
7 50 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 45 (1.55%) HTML5
9 44 (1.52%) Middleware
10 38 (1.31%) REST
11 34 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
12 31 (1.07%) Visualforce
12 31 (1.07%) JSON
13 21 (0.72%) .NET Framework
14 20 (0.69%) J2EE
15 19 (0.65%) Application Packaging
15 19 (0.65%) XSD
16 18 (0.62%) WCF
17 17 (0.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 152 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 65 (2.24%) NHS
4 55 (1.89%) Replication
5 54 (1.86%) Data Integration
6 51 (1.76%) Blackberry
7 47 (1.62%) Clustering
8 41 (1.41%) Derivative
9 34 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 34 (1.17%) Equities
10 31 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 30 (1.03%) Fixed Income
12 29 (1.00%) Reference Data
13 28 (0.96%) FMCG
13 28 (0.96%) Data Structures
14 27 (0.93%) Market Risk
14 27 (0.93%) Data Conversion
15 25 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
16 22 (0.76%) Hedge funds
17 21 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 550 (18.94%) Windows
2 212 (7.30%) UNIX
3 206 (7.09%) Linux
4 157 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 144 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 109 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 94 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (2.24%) Windows XP
9 58 (2.00%) Solaris
10 55 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (1.07%) AIX
12 18 (0.62%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.55%) SUSE
14 14 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (0.31%) Android
16 8 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.28%) CentOS
17 6 (0.21%) HPUX
18 5 (0.17%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 859 (29.58%) Data Migration
2 292 (10.06%) Project Management
3 234 (8.06%) CRM
4 220 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
5 203 (6.99%) ETL
6 181 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 161 (5.54%) PRINCE2
8 159 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 157 (5.41%) ITIL
10 143 (4.92%) Data Cleansing
11 141 (4.86%) Change Management
12 140 (4.82%) Data Modelling
13 119 (4.10%) Business Analysis
14 115 (3.96%) Data Analysis
14 115 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
15 114 (3.93%) Data Management
16 113 (3.89%) Validation
17 112 (3.86%) ERP
18 102 (3.51%) Workflow
19 92 (3.17%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 609 (20.97%) SQL
2 171 (5.89%) Java
3 110 (3.79%) JavaScript
4 106 (3.65%) C#
4 106 (3.65%) PL/SQL
5 105 (3.62%) T-SQL
6 83 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 75 (2.58%) PowerShell
8 58 (2.00%) VBA
9 48 (1.65%) C
10 41 (1.41%) PHP
11 35 (1.21%) Python
12 34 (1.17%) Perl
13 33 (1.14%) Apex Code
14 28 (0.96%) VBScript
14 28 (0.96%) VB
15 27 (0.93%) Bash Shell
16 26 (0.90%) C++
17 22 (0.76%) VB.NET
18 12 (0.41%) Korn
Qualifications
1 148 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 85 (2.93%) Degree
3 78 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 55 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (1.48%) PMI Certification
7 35 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 32 (1.10%) PMP
9 31 (1.07%) DV Cleared
10 28 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 26 (0.90%) MCSE
12 25 (0.86%) CCNP
13 20 (0.69%) CCNA
13 20 (0.69%) MCITP
14 14 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (0.45%) ISTQB
15 13 (0.45%) ISEB
15 13 (0.45%) CCIE
16 10 (0.34%) CCSA
17 9 (0.31%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (3.37%) QA
2 49 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 25 (0.86%) SLA
4 10 (0.34%) EMIR
5 7 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.14%) MiFID
7 3 (0.10%) GAAP
8 2 (0.069%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.069%) FATCA
8 2 (0.069%) P3O
8 2 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.034%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.034%) Basel III
9 1 (0.034%) COREP
9 1 (0.034%) FINREP
9 1 (0.034%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.034%) COBIT
9 1 (0.034%) WCAG
System Software
1 244 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 127 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (2.17%) vSphere
4 55 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 35 (1.21%) XenApp
6 28 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 22 (0.76%) XenDesktop
8 19 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (0.65%) VMware ESX
9 16 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 13 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
11 9 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.28%) Veritas File System
13 6 (0.21%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.21%) XenServer
14 5 (0.17%) GPFS
15 4 (0.14%) Firmware
15 4 (0.14%) FreeRADIUS
16 3 (0.10%) Postfix
16 3 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 87 (3.00%) SCCM
2 36 (1.24%) SCOM
3 32 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (0.59%) Data Guard
5 16 (0.55%) Puppet
6 15 (0.52%) Control-M
7 13 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 11 (0.38%) Tivoli
8 11 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 10 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (0.31%) SCVMM
10 9 (0.31%) SCOrch
10 9 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.28%) EdgeSight
12 7 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
12 7 (0.24%) BladeLogic
12 7 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 6 (0.21%) WMI
13 6 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 473 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 449 (15.46%) Oracle
3 278 (9.57%) SAP
4 212 (7.30%) VMware
5 175 (6.03%) Cisco
6 111 (3.82%) Citrix
7 104 (3.58%) HP
8 82 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
9 71 (2.44%) Sybase
10 61 (2.10%) IBM
11 54 (1.86%) NetApp
12 51 (1.76%) Siebel
13 49 (1.69%) Dell
14 48 (1.65%) Red Hat
14 48 (1.65%) CheckPoint
15 46 (1.58%) Informatica
16 43 (1.48%) EMC
17 40 (1.38%) Business Objects
18 33 (1.14%) Lotus
19 22 (0.76%) Google
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