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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 24 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 1512 1410 1465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.24% 5.69% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 7.44% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 867 978
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 22
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.80 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £139.50 £63.40 £47.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.07%
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
18643 18955 19471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.96% 76.52% 74.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12990 13265 13081
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 229 362
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.44 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -1 342 £438 +1.74% 79
Docklands, London -1 9 £450 -10.00%
Uxbridge +2 7 £325 -9.72% 1
Croydon 0 6 £493 +36.80% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +3 4 £388 -6.06%
Bromley -3 3 - -
Hammersmith +3 2 - -
Wembley - 2 £275 -
Harrow 0 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £610 -
Romford - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 924 (32.73%) Data Migration
2 637 (22.56%) Finance
3 545 (19.31%) SQL
4 490 (17.36%) Windows
5 414 (14.67%) Microsoft
6 404 (14.31%) Oracle
7 318 (11.26%) SQL Server
8 309 (10.95%) Project Management
9 304 (10.77%) SAP
10 291 (10.31%) Banking
11 244 (8.64%) MS Excel
12 229 (8.11%) CRM
13 202 (7.16%) Active Directory
14 195 (6.91%) Linux
14 195 (6.91%) VMware
15 188 (6.66%) Stakeholder Management
16 185 (6.55%) UNIX
17 182 (6.45%) Windows 7
18 178 (6.31%) SharePoint
19 169 (5.99%) ETL
20 168 (5.95%) PRINCE2
21 162 (5.74%) .NET
21 162 (5.74%) Cisco
22 158 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
23 156 (5.53%) ITIL
24 147 (5.21%) Change Management
25 140 (4.96%) Java
26 135 (4.78%) MS Exchange
27 132 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 128 (4.53%) Business Intelligence

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 178 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 135 (4.78%) MS Exchange
3 68 (2.41%) IIS
4 67 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 64 (2.27%) Lync
6 62 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 51 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 47 (1.66%) WebSphere
9 40 (1.42%) CMS
10 36 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 34 (1.20%) Apache
12 33 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 28 (0.99%) IBM Notes
14 26 (0.92%) WebLogic
15 24 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
16 23 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
17 20 (0.71%) SAS
18 14 (0.50%) AquaLogic
18 14 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 13 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 244 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 116 (4.11%) MS Office
3 52 (1.84%) MS Project
4 42 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.28%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.25%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.071%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.035%) FastStats
10 1 (0.035%) Mingle
10 1 (0.035%) SPSS
10 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 69 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 48 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
4 34 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
4 34 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
5 33 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 27 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
7 26 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
8 24 (0.85%) Workday HCM
9 19 (0.67%) SAP CO
9 19 (0.67%) SAP HR
9 19 (0.67%) SAP SD
10 18 (0.64%) SAP FI
11 16 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
12 14 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
13 11 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
14 10 (0.35%) Agresso
14 10 (0.35%) SAP PP
14 10 (0.35%) VisionPLUS
15 9 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 63 (2.23%) Office 365
2 37 (1.31%) SaaS
3 26 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (0.74%) Force.com
6 15 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.43%) IaaS
8 11 (0.39%) PaaS
9 9 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (0.21%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.071%) Taleo
12 1 (0.035%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 110 (3.90%) SAN
2 97 (3.44%) Firewall
3 77 (2.73%) DNS
4 74 (2.62%) WAN
5 56 (1.98%) LAN
6 55 (1.95%) Internet
7 54 (1.91%) NAS
8 50 (1.77%) Intranet
9 47 (1.66%) VPN
10 43 (1.52%) DHCP
11 37 (1.31%) HTTP
12 36 (1.28%) TCP/IP
13 34 (1.20%) MPLS
14 29 (1.03%) VLAN
14 29 (1.03%) Network Security
14 29 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
15 25 (0.89%) SSL
15 25 (0.89%) VoIP
16 23 (0.81%) LDAP
17 21 (0.74%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 132 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 116 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 88 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
5 86 (3.05%) Oracle Database
6 84 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 68 (2.41%) Relational Database
8 49 (1.74%) MySQL
9 46 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 44 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
11 40 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
12 39 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
13 38 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
14 35 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (0.81%) MS Access
15 23 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 22 (0.78%) DB2
17 21 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
18 20 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
19 19 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 58 (2.05%) LSMW
2 40 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 28 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (0.78%) JIRA
4 22 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 21 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
6 18 (0.64%) Maven
7 17 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 14 (0.50%) MSI
9 13 (0.46%) Subversion
10 10 (0.35%) Selenium
11 9 (0.32%) JUnit
12 8 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (0.25%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.25%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.25%) Toad
13 7 (0.25%) PowerDesigner
14 6 (0.21%) ERwin
14 6 (0.21%) LoadRunner
General
1 637 (22.56%) Finance
2 291 (10.31%) Banking
3 124 (4.39%) Investment Banking
4 113 (4.00%) Retail
5 69 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 69 (2.44%) Front Office
6 60 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 49 (1.74%) Marketing
8 45 (1.59%) Publishing
9 44 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 41 (1.45%) Legal
11 34 (1.20%) Back Office
12 23 (0.81%) Billing
13 21 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.53%) Advertising
14 15 (0.53%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.46%) French Language
15 13 (0.46%) German Language
16 12 (0.43%) General Ledger
16 12 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 488 (17.29%) Analyst
2 402 (14.24%) Project Manager
3 367 (13.00%) Consultant
4 320 (11.34%) Developer
5 315 (11.16%) Architect
6 241 (8.54%) Business Analyst
7 120 (4.25%) Data Analyst
8 91 (3.22%) Data Consultant
9 88 (3.12%) Migration Consultant
10 80 (2.83%) SAP Consultant
11 71 (2.52%) Data Migration Consultant
12 66 (2.34%) Administrator
13 61 (2.16%) DBA
13 61 (2.16%) Solutions Architect
14 60 (2.13%) Data Manager
15 58 (2.05%) Infrastructure Architect
15 58 (2.05%) Data Architect
16 55 (1.95%) Migration Engineer
17 53 (1.88%) Technical Architect
18 52 (1.84%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (5.74%) .NET
2 125 (4.43%) XML
3 109 (3.86%) HTML
3 109 (3.86%) Web Services
4 66 (2.34%) CSS
5 51 (1.81%) SOAP
6 49 (1.74%) ASP.NET
7 38 (1.35%) JSON
8 35 (1.24%) XSLT
9 34 (1.20%) Middleware
10 32 (1.13%) jQuery
11 28 (0.99%) HTML5
11 28 (0.99%) XSD
11 28 (0.99%) .NET Framework
12 27 (0.96%) Visualforce
13 25 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
14 24 (0.85%) WCF
15 23 (0.81%) REST
16 22 (0.78%) WSDL
17 19 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 84 (2.98%) NHS
2 67 (2.37%) Management Information System
3 60 (2.13%) Replication
4 57 (2.02%) Derivative
4 57 (2.02%) Data Integration
5 46 (1.63%) Fixed Income
6 41 (1.45%) Clustering
7 40 (1.42%) FMCG
7 40 (1.42%) Hedge funds
8 37 (1.31%) Blackberry
9 36 (1.28%) Computer Science
10 34 (1.20%) Equities
11 30 (1.06%) Data Conversion
12 26 (0.92%) PMI
12 26 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 24 (0.85%) Open Source
14 23 (0.81%) Reference Data
15 21 (0.74%) Market Risk
16 19 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
17 18 (0.64%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 490 (17.36%) Windows
2 195 (6.91%) Linux
3 185 (6.55%) UNIX
4 182 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 113 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 85 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 71 (2.52%) Windows XP
7 71 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 62 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 57 (2.02%) Solaris
10 22 (0.78%) AIX
11 18 (0.64%) Debian
12 16 (0.57%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.50%) SUSE
14 10 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (0.25%) Android
15 7 (0.25%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.21%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 924 (32.73%) Data Migration
2 309 (10.95%) Project Management
3 229 (8.11%) CRM
4 188 (6.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 169 (5.99%) ETL
6 168 (5.95%) PRINCE2
7 158 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
8 156 (5.53%) ITIL
9 147 (5.21%) Change Management
10 128 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
11 123 (4.36%) Data Cleansing
11 123 (4.36%) Data Analysis
12 120 (4.25%) ERP
13 116 (4.11%) Business Analysis
14 110 (3.90%) Validation
15 109 (3.86%) Data Modelling
16 101 (3.58%) Data Mapping
17 99 (3.51%) Data Management
18 92 (3.26%) Workflow
19 87 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 545 (19.31%) SQL
2 140 (4.96%) Java
3 95 (3.37%) T-SQL
4 85 (3.01%) C#
5 73 (2.59%) JavaScript
6 71 (2.52%) PowerShell
7 64 (2.27%) C
8 62 (2.20%) PL/SQL
9 60 (2.13%) Perl
10 51 (1.81%) VBA
10 51 (1.81%) Python
11 42 (1.49%) PHP
12 37 (1.31%) Shell Script
13 35 (1.24%) VB
14 31 (1.10%) Bash Shell
15 29 (1.03%) Apex Code
16 23 (0.81%) VBScript
17 17 (0.60%) XPath
18 16 (0.57%) C++
19 15 (0.53%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 114 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 86 (3.05%) Degree
3 71 (2.52%) PMI Certification
4 69 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 57 (2.02%) PMP
6 51 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 27 (0.96%) DV Cleared
9 27 (0.96%) CCNP
9 27 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (0.92%) MCITP
11 24 (0.85%) MCSE
12 19 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 16 (0.57%) CCNA
14 15 (0.53%) CCIE
15 11 (0.39%) MCTS
16 10 (0.35%) MCP
17 8 (0.28%) ISEB
18 7 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.04%) QA
2 59 (2.09%) Data Quality
3 20 (0.71%) SLA
4 14 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.43%) EMIR
6 10 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.18%) MiFID
8 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.11%) COBIT
11 2 (0.071%) FATCA
11 2 (0.071%) GAAP
12 1 (0.035%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.035%) WCAG
12 1 (0.035%) GxP
12 1 (0.035%) Basel II
12 1 (0.035%) COSO
12 1 (0.035%) Basel III
12 1 (0.035%) UCITS
System Software
1 202 (7.16%) Active Directory
2 108 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.66%) Hyper-V
4 44 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 43 (1.52%) XenApp
6 29 (1.03%) vSphere
7 27 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 20 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (0.67%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.32%) XenServer
10 9 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.21%) NFS
13 5 (0.18%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.18%) GPFS
14 4 (0.14%) vCloud
14 4 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 4 (0.14%) Veritas File System
14 4 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 107 (3.79%) SCCM
2 31 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (0.81%) SCOM
4 21 (0.74%) Data Guard
5 16 (0.57%) Puppet
6 15 (0.53%) WSUS
6 15 (0.53%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
8 10 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.32%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (0.28%) Salt
11 7 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.25%) Control-M
11 7 (0.25%) SCVMM
12 6 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.21%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.21%) WMI
Vendors
1 414 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 404 (14.31%) Oracle
3 304 (10.77%) SAP
4 195 (6.91%) VMware
5 162 (5.74%) Cisco
6 119 (4.22%) Citrix
7 99 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
8 87 (3.08%) IBM
9 82 (2.90%) HP
10 50 (1.77%) Dell
10 50 (1.77%) Red Hat
11 49 (1.74%) Business Objects
12 41 (1.45%) Siebel
12 41 (1.45%) EMC
13 40 (1.42%) NetApp
14 38 (1.35%) CheckPoint
15 34 (1.20%) Informatica
16 32 (1.13%) Sybase
17 29 (1.03%) Lotus
18 22 (0.78%) F5
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