The table below looks at the statistics for the Migration Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration Engineer
Rank 256 232 224
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 14 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 7
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£300 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-28.88% -25.00%
Migration Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9180 8428 8132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.63% 92.15% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5526 4697 4301
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 410 497
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Migration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Migration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Migration Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration Engineer across the South East region.

Migration Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Migration Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Migration Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Migration Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration Engineer across the South East region.

Migration Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Migration Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Buckinghamshire -6 7 £300 -
Berkshire -8 3 £413 +150.00%
West Sussex -16 2 £300 -17.24%
Surrey -3 1 £300 -33.33%
Hampshire -10 1 £325 +4.83%
Migration Engineer
England

Migration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Migration Engineer in their job title 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 with Migration Engineer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Migration
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (36.36%) Office 365
8 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (18.18%) SCCM
11 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
12 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
12 3 (13.64%) SCOM
12 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
12 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (13.64%) VMware
12 3 (13.64%) Change Management
12 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
12 3 (13.64%) Dell
12 3 (13.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
13 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
13 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
14 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
14 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (4.55%) LTE
14 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012

Migration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Migration Engineer in their job title 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 with Migration Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) 3G
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) BGP
1 1 (4.55%) 2G
1 1 (4.55%) LTE
1 1 (4.55%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
1 1 (4.55%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) Validation
3 1 (4.55%) Web Development
3 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 3 (13.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Dell
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco