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 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 27 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 548 633 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.89% 7.25% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.12% 10.07% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 340 267
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 31
Average hourly rate £19.88 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.49 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.30 £41.00
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6747 6285 6950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.46% 71.94% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3779 3429 3314
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 245 328
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
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 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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014.

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 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
Berkshire -7 157 £390 -6.58% 23
Hampshire +6 132 £337 -10.13% 17
Buckinghamshire -9 69 £300 -14.28% 6
Oxfordshire -3 54 £365 +4.28% 16
Surrey -29 41 £450 +20.00% 15
Kent -3 24 £375 +7.91% 3
West Sussex +8 23 £334 -16.56% 3
East Sussex -14 15 £365 +8.07% 3
Sussex -2 1 £370 +5.71%
Thames Valley - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 293 (28.98%) Windows
2 244 (24.13%) Data Migration
3 218 (21.56%) Microsoft
4 207 (20.47%) Finance
5 142 (14.05%) Security Cleared
6 134 (13.25%) SQL
7 128 (12.66%) Windows 7
8 123 (12.17%) Active Directory
9 121 (11.97%) Project Management
10 120 (11.87%) Oracle
11 112 (11.08%) MS Excel
12 92 (9.10%) Telecoms
13 90 (8.90%) MS Exchange
14 86 (8.51%) SC Cleared
15 81 (8.01%) PRINCE2
15 81 (8.01%) VMware
16 80 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
17 76 (7.52%) SAP
18 75 (7.42%) SQL Server
19 72 (7.12%) Windows Server 2008
20 63 (6.23%) ITIL
21 62 (6.13%) Citrix
22 60 (5.93%) SharePoint
23 57 (5.64%) .NET
23 57 (5.64%) UNIX
24 55 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
25 53 (5.24%) Java
26 52 (5.14%) SCCM
27 51 (5.04%) MS Office
27 51 (5.04%) Linux

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 90 (8.90%) MS Exchange
2 60 (5.93%) SharePoint
3 51 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (2.97%) IBM Notes
5 27 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (2.57%) Lync
6 26 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 20 (1.98%) CMS
7 20 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (1.68%) IIS
9 14 (1.38%) Apache
10 10 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.79%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.69%) GlassFish
12 7 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.59%) SAS
14 5 (0.49%) NetWeaver
14 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
15 4 (0.40%) Zimbra
Applications
1 112 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 51 (5.04%) MS Office
3 28 (2.77%) MS Project
4 23 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.89%) CSG Singleview
6 6 (0.59%) SAP SD
6 6 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.49%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.40%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.30%) SAP SCM
9 3 (0.30%) Agresso
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.47%) Office 365
2 10 (0.99%) Force.com
3 9 (0.89%) SaaS
4 7 (0.69%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.20%) PaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.25%) SAN
2 36 (3.56%) Firewall
3 27 (2.67%) LAN
4 24 (2.37%) WAN
4 24 (2.37%) DNS
5 20 (1.98%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.78%) DHCP
6 18 (1.78%) Internet
7 17 (1.68%) LDAP
8 15 (1.48%) MPLS
9 13 (1.29%) NAS
10 12 (1.19%) VoIP
11 11 (1.09%) Network Security
12 10 (0.99%) Ethernet
13 9 (0.89%) HTTP
13 9 (0.89%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.79%) FTP
14 8 (0.79%) 3G
14 8 (0.79%) iSCSI
14 8 (0.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (7.42%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (2.08%) MS Access
7 18 (1.78%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.09%) QlikView
9 11 (1.09%) MySQL
9 11 (1.09%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 10 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (0.89%) SAP BW
12 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.69%) Couchbase
13 7 (0.69%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.69%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (1.58%) Subversion
2 13 (1.29%) Maven
2 13 (1.29%) Ant
3 9 (0.89%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.89%) JIRA
3 9 (0.89%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 8 (0.79%) MSI
4 8 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (0.79%) LSMW
5 7 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (0.59%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.20%) Hudson
7 2 (0.20%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.20%) NUnit
7 2 (0.20%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.099%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.099%) Bugzilla
General
1 207 (20.47%) Finance
2 92 (9.10%) Telecoms
3 41 (4.06%) Retail
4 27 (2.67%) Billing
5 26 (2.57%) Marketing
6 21 (2.08%) Banking
7 19 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.48%) Legal
9 13 (1.29%) Military
9 13 (1.29%) Spanish Language
9 13 (1.29%) French Language
9 13 (1.29%) German Language
10 11 (1.09%) General Ledger
11 10 (0.99%) Electronics
12 9 (0.89%) Back Office
13 8 (0.79%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.59%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.40%) Advertising
15 4 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 156 (15.43%) Analyst
2 130 (12.86%) Project Manager
3 111 (10.98%) Consultant
4 87 (8.61%) Developer
5 80 (7.91%) Architect
6 59 (5.84%) Business Analyst
7 33 (3.26%) Data Analyst
8 31 (3.07%) Migration Engineer
9 25 (2.47%) Migration Consultant
10 22 (2.18%) Coordinator
10 22 (2.18%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (2.08%) Network Engineer
12 19 (1.88%) Programme Manager
12 19 (1.88%) Data Manager
13 18 (1.78%) Data Consultant
13 18 (1.78%) SAP Consultant
14 17 (1.68%) Administrator
14 17 (1.68%) Data Migration Manager
15 16 (1.58%) DBA
16 15 (1.48%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (5.64%) .NET
2 39 (3.86%) Web Services
3 33 (3.26%) XML
4 23 (2.27%) HTML
5 17 (1.68%) CSS
6 11 (1.09%) SOAP
6 11 (1.09%) Spring
6 11 (1.09%) Java EE
6 11 (1.09%) jQuery
7 10 (0.99%) .NET Framework
8 9 (0.89%) REST
8 9 (0.89%) Application Packaging
9 8 (0.79%) Middleware
9 8 (0.79%) EJB
9 8 (0.79%) WCF
9 8 (0.79%) LINQ
10 7 (0.69%) Visualforce
10 7 (0.69%) JSP
10 7 (0.69%) Servlets
10 7 (0.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (2.18%) Blackberry
2 19 (1.88%) Management Information System
3 16 (1.58%) Replication
4 14 (1.38%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.09%) Data Conversion
5 11 (1.09%) Clustering
6 10 (0.99%) DTV
7 9 (0.89%) Open Source
8 8 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 8 (0.79%) PMI
8 8 (0.79%) EPoS
9 6 (0.59%) NHS
9 6 (0.59%) Thin Client
9 6 (0.59%) Data Extraction
9 6 (0.59%) Fat Client
9 6 (0.59%) PKI
10 5 (0.49%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 293 (28.98%) Windows
2 128 (12.66%) Windows 7
3 72 (7.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (5.64%) UNIX
5 55 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 51 (5.04%) Linux
7 43 (4.25%) Windows XP
8 27 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (1.29%) Solaris
11 7 (0.69%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.59%) AIX
13 4 (0.40%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.40%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.30%) CentOS
15 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.20%) OpenVMS
15 2 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (24.13%) Data Migration
2 121 (11.97%) Project Management
3 81 (8.01%) PRINCE2
4 80 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (6.23%) ITIL
6 49 (4.85%) CRM
6 49 (4.85%) ETL
7 45 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (4.06%) Change Management
9 38 (3.76%) Validation
10 35 (3.46%) Business Analysis
10 35 (3.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 31 (3.07%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (2.97%) Data Analysis
12 30 (2.97%) E-Commerce
13 27 (2.67%) Programme Management
13 27 (2.67%) Scrum
13 27 (2.67%) Data Cleansing
14 26 (2.57%) Change Control
15 25 (2.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 134 (13.25%) SQL
2 53 (5.24%) Java
3 49 (4.85%) PowerShell
4 33 (3.26%) VBScript
5 31 (3.07%) JavaScript
6 22 (2.18%) Shell Script
7 21 (2.08%) C
7 21 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 19 (1.88%) C#
9 18 (1.78%) PL/SQL
10 16 (1.58%) PHP
11 14 (1.38%) VB
12 11 (1.09%) Python
13 9 (0.89%) VBA
13 9 (0.89%) Apex Code
14 8 (0.79%) Korn
15 7 (0.69%) sed
15 7 (0.69%) AWK
15 7 (0.69%) Perl
16 6 (0.59%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 142 (14.05%) Security Cleared
2 86 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 39 (3.86%) Degree
4 32 (3.17%) DV Cleared
5 26 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 18 (1.78%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (1.29%) PMP
11 12 (1.19%) MCSE
12 9 (0.89%) CCNA
13 8 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.69%) MCTS
14 7 (0.69%) ISEB
15 6 (0.59%) CCNP
15 6 (0.59%) CCIE
15 6 (0.59%) MCITP
16 5 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.40%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.57%) SLA
2 20 (1.98%) QA
3 7 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.69%) ISO 9000
4 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.099%) GxP
System Software
1 123 (12.17%) Active Directory
2 46 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.67%) vSphere
4 25 (2.47%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.38%) XenApp
6 12 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (0.99%) DFS Replication
8 7 (0.69%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.59%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.59%) VMware Server
9 6 (0.59%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.49%) Shibboleth
10 5 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.40%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.20%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.20%) NFS
12 2 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (5.14%) SCCM
2 11 (1.09%) SCOM
2 11 (1.09%) Puppet
3 8 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (0.49%) WSUS
6 4 (0.40%) BladeLogic
6 4 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (0.30%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.20%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.20%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 218 (21.56%) Microsoft
2 120 (11.87%) Oracle
3 81 (8.01%) VMware
4 76 (7.52%) SAP
5 62 (6.13%) Citrix
6 42 (4.15%) Cisco
7 35 (3.46%) Lotus
8 28 (2.77%) HP
9 25 (2.47%) Red Hat
10 22 (2.18%) IBM
11 21 (2.08%) EMC
12 19 (1.88%) Informatica
13 18 (1.78%) Remedy
14 13 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (1.29%) NetApp
14 13 (1.29%) Avaya
15 11 (1.09%) Business Objects
15 11 (1.09%) CheckPoint
15 11 (1.09%) Symantec
16 10 (0.99%) Juniper
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