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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 29 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 1411 1492 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.86% 6.22% 5.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.36% 7.88% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 970 893
Average daily rate
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£425 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 19
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.32 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.10 £144.00 £63.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
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
19178 18942 19608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.67% 79.00% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13701 13153 13715
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -4 314 £425 - 39
Canary Wharf -1 38 £425 -5.55%
Docklands, London +2 15 £500 +11.11%
Feltham - 6 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 5 £365 -5.72%
Hammersmith -2 5 £350 -30.00%
Brentford -6 5 £400 -5.88%
Isleworth - 4 - -
Ealing - 3 £750 -
Hounslow +6 2 £418 -18.93%
Uxbridge +1 2 £319 -0.39%
Wimbledon -2 2 £485 -20.49%
Ilford -2 2 £400 -11.11%
Bromley -4 2 £425 -
Croydon -25 2 £475 -3.55% 1
Chessington - 2 £375 -
Westminster -1 1 - -
Wembley -2 1 £390 +41.81%
Enfield - 1 £210 - 1
Hayes - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 - - 2
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 781 (28.51%) Finance
2 765 (27.93%) Data Migration
3 547 (19.97%) SQL
4 538 (19.64%) Windows
5 397 (14.49%) Microsoft
6 384 (14.02%) Banking
7 337 (12.30%) Project Management
8 329 (12.01%) Oracle
9 326 (11.90%) Data Centre
10 284 (10.37%) Active Directory
11 266 (9.71%) SQL Server
12 250 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
13 249 (9.09%) Linux
14 223 (8.14%) MS Excel
15 211 (7.70%) SAP
16 199 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
17 188 (6.86%) SharePoint
18 186 (6.79%) VMware
19 183 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
20 169 (6.17%) ETL
21 164 (5.99%) CRM
22 162 (5.91%) UNIX
23 161 (5.88%) PRINCE2
24 160 (5.84%) Office 365
25 149 (5.44%) .NET
26 146 (5.33%) Citrix
27 145 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
28 144 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
28 144 (5.26%) Data Modelling
29 140 (5.11%) Retail

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 188 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 133 (4.86%) MS Exchange
3 80 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (2.26%) Lync
5 61 (2.23%) IIS
6 49 (1.79%) CMS
7 46 (1.68%) WebSphere
8 43 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
9 42 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 38 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 33 (1.20%) IBM Notes
12 32 (1.17%) SAS
13 31 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
14 28 (1.02%) CICS
15 22 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
16 20 (0.73%) Apache
17 18 (0.66%) WebLogic
18 17 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
19 13 (0.47%) WebSphere Process Server
19 13 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 223 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 128 (4.67%) MS Office
3 59 (2.15%) MS Project
4 50 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 29 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.037%) SPSS
9 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 70 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.55%) Agresso
5 15 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
6 13 (0.47%) SAP FI
7 12 (0.44%) SAP HR
8 11 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
9 9 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (0.33%) SAP ERP
10 8 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
10 8 (0.29%) SAP CRM
10 8 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
10 8 (0.29%) SAP CO
10 8 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 7 (0.26%) Oracle AGIS
11 7 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 160 (5.84%) Office 365
2 83 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (0.95%) SaaS
5 17 (0.62%) IaaS
6 14 (0.51%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.37%) PaaS
8 6 (0.22%) Yammer
8 6 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.22%) Google Drive
9 5 (0.18%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.11%) Taleo
12 2 (0.073%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.073%) Force.com
12 2 (0.073%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.037%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 113 (4.13%) DNS
1 113 (4.13%) Firewall
2 91 (3.32%) SAN
3 69 (2.52%) LAN
3 69 (2.52%) WAN
4 52 (1.90%) DHCP
5 51 (1.86%) Network Security
6 50 (1.83%) NAS
7 29 (1.06%) SSL
8 27 (0.99%) TCP/IP
9 24 (0.88%) VPN
9 24 (0.88%) Internet
10 23 (0.84%) LDAP
11 22 (0.80%) Intranet
12 21 (0.77%) VoIP
12 21 (0.77%) VLAN
13 20 (0.73%) MPLS
14 19 (0.69%) Skype
15 16 (0.58%) Unified Communications
16 15 (0.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 135 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
3 96 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 58 (2.12%) Relational Database
7 42 (1.53%) DB2
7 42 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 40 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 39 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
10 32 (1.17%) MySQL
11 31 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (1.06%) SAP Data Services
13 27 (0.99%) Big Data
13 27 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
13 27 (0.99%) RDBMS
14 23 (0.84%) OLAP
15 21 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (0.69%) Hadoop
17 15 (0.55%) DTS
Development Applications
1 34 (1.24%) Subversion
2 31 (1.13%) JIRA
3 29 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 27 (0.99%) Visual Studio
5 24 (0.88%) LSMW
6 21 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (0.69%) Introscope
8 17 (0.62%) ERwin
8 17 (0.62%) Jenkins
9 14 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 12 (0.44%) Selenium
11 11 (0.40%) MSI
11 11 (0.40%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.33%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.33%) NUnit
13 8 (0.29%) Maven
13 8 (0.29%) JBehave
13 8 (0.29%) JUnit
14 7 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.26%) HP UFT
General
1 781 (28.51%) Finance
2 384 (14.02%) Banking
3 140 (5.11%) Retail
4 138 (5.04%) Investment Banking
5 74 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 68 (2.48%) Law
7 48 (1.75%) Marketing
8 46 (1.68%) Front Office
9 44 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 44 (1.61%) Legal
10 35 (1.28%) Publishing
11 34 (1.24%) Billing
12 33 (1.20%) Advertising
13 30 (1.10%) Retail Banking
14 29 (1.06%) Manufacturing
15 25 (0.91%) Back Office
16 19 (0.69%) Spanish Language
17 14 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.47%) General Ledger
19 9 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 503 (18.36%) Analyst
2 416 (15.19%) Project Manager
3 330 (12.05%) Developer
4 281 (10.26%) Consultant
5 235 (8.58%) Business Analyst
6 189 (6.90%) Architect
7 133 (4.86%) Data Analyst
8 81 (2.96%) Infrastructure Manager
9 79 (2.88%) Migration Consultant
10 70 (2.56%) Administrator
11 63 (2.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 56 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 53 (1.94%) Programme Manager
14 52 (1.90%) Migration Engineer
14 52 (1.90%) SQL Developer
15 47 (1.72%) SAP Consultant
16 45 (1.64%) Data Consultant
17 41 (1.50%) DBA
18 40 (1.46%) Test Analyst
19 39 (1.42%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (5.44%) .NET
2 103 (3.76%) Web Services
3 65 (2.37%) HTML
4 49 (1.79%) XML
5 47 (1.72%) CSS
6 42 (1.53%) J2EE
7 40 (1.46%) ASP.NET
8 39 (1.42%) jQuery
9 35 (1.28%) Middleware
10 34 (1.24%) HTML5
11 24 (0.88%) SOAP
12 23 (0.84%) .NET Framework
13 20 (0.73%) AngularJS
14 19 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
14 19 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
15 18 (0.66%) TIBCO EMS
16 17 (0.62%) Spring
17 15 (0.55%) MDX
18 14 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
19 13 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 326 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 183 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (2.59%) Management Information System
4 53 (1.94%) Data Integration
5 47 (1.72%) Derivative
6 35 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 33 (1.20%) Replication
8 31 (1.13%) Clustering
9 30 (1.10%) Equities
9 30 (1.10%) NHS
10 28 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 28 (1.02%) LPAR
11 27 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 25 (0.91%) Mainframe
13 24 (0.88%) User Experience
14 23 (0.84%) FMCG
15 22 (0.80%) Data Extraction
16 21 (0.77%) Credit Risk
16 21 (0.77%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 538 (19.64%) Windows
2 249 (9.09%) Linux
3 162 (5.91%) UNIX
4 116 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 116 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 105 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (2.77%) Windows 7
7 68 (2.48%) Solaris
8 56 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (1.24%) AIX
10 28 (1.02%) Windows XP
10 28 (1.02%) zOS
11 13 (0.47%) CentOS
12 11 (0.40%) Android
13 8 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
13 8 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (0.22%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.18%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.15%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 765 (27.93%) Data Migration
2 337 (12.30%) Project Management
3 250 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 169 (6.17%) ETL
6 164 (5.99%) CRM
7 161 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 145 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 144 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 144 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 124 (4.53%) Data Analysis
11 115 (4.20%) Change Management
12 109 (3.98%) ITIL
13 105 (3.83%) Data Cleansing
14 104 (3.80%) Business Analysis
15 94 (3.43%) ERP
15 94 (3.43%) Validation
15 94 (3.43%) Scrum
16 89 (3.25%) SDLC
17 75 (2.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 547 (19.97%) SQL
2 130 (4.75%) C#
3 125 (4.56%) Java
4 105 (3.83%) T-SQL
5 89 (3.25%) PowerShell
6 65 (2.37%) JavaScript
7 59 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 44 (1.61%) Perl
9 42 (1.53%) Python
10 36 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 30 (1.10%) VBA
12 28 (1.02%) C++
13 26 (0.95%) PHP
14 25 (0.91%) C
15 23 (0.84%) Ruby
16 20 (0.73%) VB
17 19 (0.69%) Jython
18 15 (0.55%) ABAP
18 15 (0.55%) VBScript
19 14 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 118 (4.31%) Degree
2 75 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 59 (2.15%) PMI Certification
4 53 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (1.86%) SC Cleared
6 50 (1.83%) PMP
7 45 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 32 (1.17%) MCSE
10 25 (0.91%) CCNP
11 20 (0.73%) ISEB
11 20 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (0.44%) CCNA
13 11 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (0.40%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.37%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.37%) MCSA
15 9 (0.33%) MCP
15 9 (0.33%) CCIE
16 7 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (3.40%) QA
2 29 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 24 (0.88%) SLA
4 18 (0.66%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.26%) Basel III
7 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.18%) FATCA
8 5 (0.18%) EMIR
9 4 (0.15%) HL7
10 3 (0.11%) MiFID
10 3 (0.11%) Basel II
11 2 (0.073%) GAAP
11 2 (0.073%) P3O
11 2 (0.073%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.073%) COREP
11 2 (0.073%) FINREP
12 1 (0.037%) COSO
12 1 (0.037%) WCAG
System Software
1 284 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 122 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 41 (1.50%) vSphere
5 38 (1.39%) XenApp
6 36 (1.31%) VMware ESX
7 22 (0.80%) NFS
7 22 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.62%) XenDesktop
9 15 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.22%) SRDF
12 6 (0.22%) HDFS
13 5 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 5 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 5 (0.18%) XenServer
14 4 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 63 (2.30%) SCCM
2 42 (1.53%) Puppet
3 31 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.69%) CA Wily
6 17 (0.62%) Tivoli
7 13 (0.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 10 (0.37%) Control-M
9 8 (0.29%) Nagios
9 8 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 8 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
10 7 (0.26%) SCOM
10 7 (0.26%) WSUS
10 7 (0.26%) FortiGate
10 7 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (0.26%) vMotion
10 7 (0.26%) AirWatch
10 7 (0.26%) SnapMirror
11 6 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 397 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 329 (12.01%) Oracle
3 211 (7.70%) SAP
4 186 (6.79%) VMware
5 146 (5.33%) Citrix
6 115 (4.20%) Cisco
7 89 (3.25%) HP
8 76 (2.77%) IBM
9 52 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 48 (1.75%) Sybase
11 45 (1.64%) NetApp
12 40 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
13 34 (1.24%) TIBCO
13 34 (1.24%) Lotus
13 34 (1.24%) EMC
14 33 (1.20%) Juniper
15 32 (1.17%) Google
16 30 (1.10%) Dell
17 27 (0.99%) CA
18 24 (0.88%) Symantec
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Data Inc UK Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + immediate interviews & start
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £550 - 575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375-£475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £170 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago