The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills 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 over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 27 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Migration 663 512 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.62% 5.41% 6.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 7.52% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 298 285
Average daily rate
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£375 £366 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £185 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 15
Average hourly rate £20.75 £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.70% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.59 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.05 £25.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -26.97%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7510 6809 6094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.02% 71.99% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4242 3803 3178
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 261 265
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Migration
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 across the South East region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Migration
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 across the South East region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Migration
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hampshire +21 167 £413 +13.79% 13
Berkshire -2 167 £360 -12.72% 18
Surrey +12 85 £400 +14.28% 13
Buckinghamshire -10 77 £365 -8.75% 11
Oxfordshire +8 66 £375 +7.14% 19
West Sussex 0 45 £350 -0.35% 4
East Sussex +11 37 £375 +66.66% 7
Kent +5 12 £325 +30.00% 2
Middlesex +2 5 £228 -48.00%
Home Counties +3 2 £465 -4.61%
Sussex - 1 £250 -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 368 (29.35%) Windows
2 332 (26.48%) Data Migration
3 254 (20.26%) Microsoft
4 223 (17.78%) Security Cleared
5 219 (17.46%) SQL
6 185 (14.75%) Finance
7 143 (11.40%) Project Management
7 143 (11.40%) SC Cleared
8 139 (11.08%) Active Directory
9 136 (10.85%) VMware
10 125 (9.97%) Oracle
11 120 (9.57%) Windows 7
12 115 (9.17%) HP
13 113 (9.01%) MS Excel
14 105 (8.37%) Telecoms
15 96 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
16 92 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
17 90 (7.18%) Linux
18 87 (6.94%) SQL Server
19 85 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
20 84 (6.70%) SharePoint
21 81 (6.46%) Cisco
22 77 (6.14%) PRINCE2
22 77 (6.14%) PowerShell
23 76 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
23 76 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
24 74 (5.90%) SAN
25 71 (5.66%) SAP
26 70 (5.58%) MS Office
27 67 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 84 (6.70%) SharePoint
2 59 (4.70%) MS Exchange
3 44 (3.51%) Lync
4 39 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 34 (2.71%) IIS
6 30 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (1.91%) CMS
8 20 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (1.44%) Confluence
10 17 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
12 13 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (0.96%) IBM Notes
14 10 (0.80%) Apache
15 9 (0.72%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.56%) Tomcat
16 7 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
17 6 (0.48%) WebSphere
17 6 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 113 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 70 (5.58%) MS Office
3 23 (1.83%) MS Project
4 16 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.32%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.080%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.72%) ResourceLink
4 7 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.48%) SAP SRM
6 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.40%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.32%) SAP MDM
7 4 (0.32%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.32%) BusinessWare
7 4 (0.32%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.32%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.32%) Agresso
7 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.23%) Office 365
2 26 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (1.20%) SaaS
5 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.56%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.32%) PaaS
9 3 (0.24%) Force.com
9 3 (0.24%) Yammer
9 3 (0.24%) IaaS
10 2 (0.16%) HP Helion
10 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.080%) Symantec.cloud
11 1 (0.080%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.080%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 74 (5.90%) SAN
2 64 (5.10%) Firewall
3 60 (4.78%) WAN
4 53 (4.23%) LAN
5 40 (3.19%) DNS
6 33 (2.63%) MPLS
7 27 (2.15%) TCP/IP
8 25 (1.99%) VPN
9 23 (1.83%) Ethernet
9 23 (1.83%) BGP
10 21 (1.67%) NAS
10 21 (1.67%) Network Security
11 19 (1.52%) OSPF
12 18 (1.44%) Internet
13 17 (1.36%) DHCP
13 17 (1.36%) Intranet
13 17 (1.36%) SSL
14 16 (1.28%) EIGRP
14 16 (1.28%) Unified Communications
15 15 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (3.19%) Oracle Database
4 31 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (1.75%) QlikView
8 18 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (0.96%) Relational Database
11 11 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (0.72%) EDMS
13 8 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
13 8 (0.64%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.64%) PowerCenter
13 8 (0.64%) MySQL
14 7 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (1.83%) JIRA
2 21 (1.67%) StarTeam
3 20 (1.59%) MSI
4 14 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 11 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.80%) Toad
7 8 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.32%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.16%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.16%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.16%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.080%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.080%) Hudson
11 1 (0.080%) Selenium
11 1 (0.080%) LSMW
General
1 185 (14.75%) Finance
2 105 (8.37%) Telecoms
3 24 (1.91%) Billing
4 22 (1.75%) Retail
5 18 (1.44%) Marketing
6 16 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.28%) Banking
7 12 (0.96%) Publishing
8 10 (0.80%) Legal
9 9 (0.72%) Back Office
10 8 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.56%) Automotive
12 6 (0.48%) Electronics
13 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.32%) Advertising
14 3 (0.24%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.24%) German Language
14 3 (0.24%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.24%) Law
15 2 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 252 (20.10%) Analyst
2 159 (12.68%) Project Manager
3 122 (9.73%) Consultant
4 110 (8.77%) Developer
5 99 (7.89%) Architect
6 80 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 44 (3.51%) Administrator
7 44 (3.51%) Data Analyst
8 33 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (2.55%) Test Analyst
10 29 (2.31%) Test Manager
11 26 (2.07%) Migration Engineer
12 25 (1.99%) Support Analyst
13 24 (1.91%) Infrastructure Manager
14 23 (1.83%) SAP Consultant
15 21 (1.67%) Network Engineer
15 21 (1.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 20 (1.59%) Technical Architect
17 18 (1.44%) Systems Administrator
17 18 (1.44%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (5.10%) .NET
2 47 (3.75%) Web Services
3 37 (2.95%) ASP.NET
4 27 (2.15%) Application Packaging
5 21 (1.67%) HTML
6 15 (1.20%) CSS
7 14 (1.12%) XML
8 11 (0.88%) jQuery
9 10 (0.80%) SOAP
9 10 (0.80%) HTML5
10 9 (0.72%) WCF
10 9 (0.72%) AngularJS
11 8 (0.64%) Middleware
11 8 (0.64%) Classic ASP
11 8 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (0.56%) CSS3
12 7 (0.56%) WPF
12 7 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (0.56%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (0.48%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (1.99%) Client/Server
3 23 (1.83%) Clustering
4 22 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (1.67%) Data Integration
6 19 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 16 (1.28%) NHS
8 12 (0.96%) Data Structures
9 11 (0.88%) PKI
9 11 (0.88%) Data Extraction
10 10 (0.80%) Replication
11 8 (0.64%) Private Cloud
11 8 (0.64%) Computer Science
11 8 (0.64%) RMADS
12 7 (0.56%) Open Source
12 7 (0.56%) Blackberry
12 7 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (0.48%) CLARiiON
13 6 (0.48%) EMC Centera
13 6 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 368 (29.35%) Windows
2 120 (9.57%) Windows 7
3 96 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 90 (7.18%) Linux
5 85 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (4.78%) UNIX
8 45 (3.59%) Windows XP
9 35 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (2.07%) Solaris
11 14 (1.12%) AIX
12 13 (1.04%) VMS
13 11 (0.88%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.80%) Windows 2000
15 8 (0.64%) Android
16 7 (0.56%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.40%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.32%) HPUX
18 4 (0.32%) Windows NT
19 2 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (26.48%) Data Migration
2 143 (11.40%) Project Management
3 77 (6.14%) PRINCE2
4 76 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 65 (5.18%) ETL
6 58 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 55 (4.39%) Data Analysis
7 55 (4.39%) ITIL
8 49 (3.91%) Data Modelling
8 49 (3.91%) CRM
9 46 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (3.27%) Business Analysis
11 37 (2.95%) Validation
11 37 (2.95%) Change Management
12 35 (2.79%) Configuration Management
13 31 (2.47%) Service Delivery
14 29 (2.31%) Test Scripting
15 27 (2.15%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 219 (17.46%) SQL
2 77 (6.14%) PowerShell
3 51 (4.07%) C#
4 41 (3.27%) Java
5 30 (2.39%) VBScript
6 28 (2.23%) VB
7 26 (2.07%) T-SQL
7 26 (2.07%) JavaScript
8 23 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 21 (1.67%) VBA
10 14 (1.12%) C
11 13 (1.04%) Python
12 11 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 11 (0.88%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.72%) PHP
13 9 (0.72%) C++
14 7 (0.56%) Korn
15 6 (0.48%) Perl
15 6 (0.48%) ABAP
16 5 (0.40%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 223 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 143 (11.40%) SC Cleared
3 59 (4.70%) DV Cleared
4 50 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (2.15%) ISEB
7 26 (2.07%) CCNA
8 24 (1.91%) Degree
9 18 (1.44%) CCNP
9 18 (1.44%) ISTQB
10 17 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 16 (1.28%) MCSE
12 13 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.80%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.80%) BC Cleared
14 8 (0.64%) PMP
15 7 (0.56%) MCSA
15 7 (0.56%) CCIP
16 6 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 6 (0.48%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.15%) QA
2 20 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 19 (1.52%) SLA
4 8 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.32%) GAMP
6 2 (0.16%) GMP
7 1 (0.080%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.080%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.080%) GxP
7 1 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 139 (11.08%) Active Directory
2 92 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (2.79%) vSphere
4 22 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 13 (1.04%) XenApp
7 11 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.56%) Samba
10 6 (0.48%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.48%) NFS
11 3 (0.24%) vCloud
11 3 (0.24%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.16%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.16%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.080%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 48 (3.83%) SCCM
2 35 (2.79%) HP Quality Center
3 33 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 23 (1.83%) Puppet
5 10 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (0.56%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.56%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.48%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.40%) WSUS
8 5 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.32%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 4 (0.32%) vMotion
9 4 (0.32%) OpenView
9 4 (0.32%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.24%) SCOM
10 3 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.24%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.24%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 254 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 136 (10.85%) VMware
3 125 (9.97%) Oracle
4 115 (9.17%) HP
5 81 (6.46%) Cisco
6 71 (5.66%) SAP
7 43 (3.43%) Citrix
8 39 (3.11%) 3PAR
9 38 (3.03%) NetApp
10 36 (2.87%) Red Hat
11 33 (2.63%) IBM
12 32 (2.55%) EMC
13 27 (2.15%) Informatica
13 27 (2.15%) CheckPoint
14 20 (1.59%) Netezza
15 19 (1.52%) Remedy
16 17 (1.36%) Brocade
17 15 (1.20%) F5
18 14 (1.12%) Juniper
19 12 (0.96%) Lotus
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Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
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Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
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Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Hampshire
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West Sussex
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The People Network
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Slough, Berkshire
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Kent
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Oxfordshire
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