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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 28 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Migration 624 589 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.29% 6.91% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.62% 9.71% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 305 247
Average daily rate
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£375 £398 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +9.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.97 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £164.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.88 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -16.86%
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
7239 6065 5843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.02% 71.15% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4100 3254 2911
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 237 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £44.55 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Hampshire -2 164 £358 +5.14% 23
Berkshire -3 148 £400 -5.88% 11
Buckinghamshire +11 87 £350 +12.00% 8
Surrey -9 79 £395 +9.72% 8
Oxfordshire +5 70 £378 -5.62% 8
West Sussex -14 21 £425 +6.25%
Kent +2 16 £320 -8.57% 1
East Sussex -5 13 £450 +20.00% 2
Thames Valley - 2 - -
Home Counties - 1 £513 -
Sussex - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 333 (28.44%) Windows
2 295 (25.19%) Data Migration
3 256 (21.86%) Microsoft
4 228 (19.47%) Finance
5 203 (17.34%) SQL
6 161 (13.75%) Windows 7
7 159 (13.58%) Security Cleared
8 122 (10.42%) Active Directory
9 121 (10.33%) Oracle
10 118 (10.08%) Telecoms
10 118 (10.08%) MS Excel
11 116 (9.91%) Project Management
12 88 (7.51%) SAP
13 87 (7.43%) SC Cleared
14 83 (7.09%) SQL Server
14 83 (7.09%) VMware
15 80 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
16 74 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
17 73 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
18 69 (5.89%) HP
19 68 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
20 67 (5.72%) PRINCE2
20 67 (5.72%) UNIX
20 67 (5.72%) SharePoint
21 65 (5.55%) Windows Server 2008
22 64 (5.47%) MS Exchange
23 63 (5.38%) ETL
23 63 (5.38%) MS Office
24 62 (5.29%) DV Cleared
25 61 (5.21%) .NET

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 67 (5.72%) SharePoint
2 64 (5.47%) MS Exchange
3 37 (3.16%) Lync
4 32 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (2.31%) CMS
6 24 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (1.88%) IBM Notes
7 22 (1.88%) IIS
8 19 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (1.02%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.94%) WebLogic
11 11 (0.94%) Apache
12 10 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.68%) Confluence
14 7 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
15 6 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
15 6 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 118 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 63 (5.38%) MS Office
3 22 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
4 21 (1.79%) MS Project
5 9 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 21 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.85%) Agresso
3 7 (0.60%) ResourceLink
4 5 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.43%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.26%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.26%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.26%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.26%) assyst
5 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.17%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.17%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.79%) Office 365
2 12 (1.02%) SaaS
3 9 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.60%) Google Apps
5 5 (0.43%) IaaS
5 5 (0.43%) PaaS
6 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.34%) Force.com
7 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.085%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.53%) Firewall
2 39 (3.33%) SAN
3 37 (3.16%) MPLS
4 33 (2.82%) WAN
5 32 (2.73%) LAN
6 24 (2.05%) Ethernet
7 19 (1.62%) BGP
7 19 (1.62%) DNS
8 18 (1.54%) VPN
8 18 (1.54%) Internet
9 17 (1.45%) TCP/IP
10 16 (1.37%) IP Telephony
10 16 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (1.28%) FTP
11 15 (1.28%) VoIP
11 15 (1.28%) Network Security
12 14 (1.20%) 3G
13 13 (1.11%) OSPF
13 13 (1.11%) DMZ
14 12 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 46 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 18 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
9 15 (1.28%) MS Access
10 13 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.02%) QlikView
11 12 (1.02%) MySQL
12 11 (0.94%) SAP BW
12 11 (0.94%) PowerCenter
13 10 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (0.85%) Relational Database
14 9 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 26 (2.22%) MSI
2 22 (1.88%) StarTeam
3 21 (1.79%) JIRA
4 18 (1.54%) Toad
5 12 (1.02%) Subversion
6 8 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.51%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.51%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.43%) Ant
9 5 (0.43%) Maven
10 4 (0.34%) LSMW
10 4 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.17%) JUnit
12 2 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.17%) eggPlant
General
1 228 (19.47%) Finance
2 118 (10.08%) Telecoms
3 47 (4.01%) Retail
4 31 (2.65%) Marketing
5 25 (2.13%) Banking
6 21 (1.79%) Legal
7 19 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.62%) Billing
8 11 (0.94%) Publishing
9 10 (0.85%) Electronics
10 9 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.68%) Law
11 8 (0.68%) Back Office
12 7 (0.60%) German Language
13 6 (0.51%) French Language
14 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.43%) Advertising
15 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.26%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 239 (20.41%) Analyst
2 122 (10.42%) Consultant
3 120 (10.25%) Project Manager
4 96 (8.20%) Developer
5 88 (7.51%) Business Analyst
6 80 (6.83%) Architect
7 37 (3.16%) Data Analyst
8 35 (2.99%) Migration Engineer
9 32 (2.73%) Test Analyst
9 32 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
10 30 (2.56%) Administrator
11 28 (2.39%) Network Engineer
11 28 (2.39%) Migration Consultant
12 27 (2.31%) Test Manager
13 25 (2.13%) SAP Consultant
14 24 (2.05%) Coordinator
15 19 (1.62%) Support Analyst
16 18 (1.54%) DBA
16 18 (1.54%) Infrastructure Manager
17 17 (1.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (5.21%) .NET
2 38 (3.25%) Web Services
3 37 (3.16%) XML
4 29 (2.48%) HTML
5 27 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 14 (1.20%) CSS
7 12 (1.02%) SOAP
7 12 (1.02%) Middleware
8 11 (0.94%) WCF
9 10 (0.85%) jQuery
9 10 (0.85%) WSDL
9 10 (0.85%) JMS
10 8 (0.68%) Application Packaging
11 7 (0.60%) AngularJS
11 7 (0.60%) JAXB
11 7 (0.60%) WPF
11 7 (0.60%) Spring
12 6 (0.51%) REST
12 6 (0.51%) Flash
12 6 (0.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.48%) Management Information System
3 20 (1.71%) Blackberry
4 16 (1.37%) NHS
5 15 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 14 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 13 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.02%) Clustering
9 10 (0.85%) Data Conversion
9 10 (0.85%) DTV
10 9 (0.77%) Replication
10 9 (0.77%) Smart Meter
10 9 (0.77%) Open Source
11 8 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.60%) EPoS
13 6 (0.51%) PKI
14 5 (0.43%) Data Extraction
15 4 (0.34%) NPfIT
15 4 (0.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 333 (28.44%) Windows
2 161 (13.75%) Windows 7
3 74 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 67 (5.72%) UNIX
5 65 (5.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (4.78%) Linux
7 52 (4.44%) Windows XP
8 49 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.94%) Windows Vista
11 8 (0.68%) AIX
12 6 (0.51%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.43%) Solaris
14 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.26%) VMS
15 2 (0.17%) CentOS
15 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.085%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.085%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (25.19%) Data Migration
2 116 (9.91%) Project Management
3 80 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 73 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 68 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (5.72%) PRINCE2
7 63 (5.38%) ETL
8 59 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (4.70%) CRM
10 47 (4.01%) Business Analysis
10 47 (4.01%) ITIL
11 43 (3.67%) Change Management
12 39 (3.33%) Workflow
12 39 (3.33%) Validation
13 38 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (2.56%) Test Scripting
14 30 (2.56%) Scrum
14 30 (2.56%) ERP
15 29 (2.48%) E-Commerce
16 28 (2.39%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 203 (17.34%) SQL
2 54 (4.61%) PowerShell
3 42 (3.59%) Java
4 38 (3.25%) C#
5 37 (3.16%) JavaScript
6 30 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 28 (2.39%) T-SQL
8 24 (2.05%) VBScript
9 22 (1.88%) Shell Script
10 19 (1.62%) PHP
11 17 (1.45%) C
12 15 (1.28%) VB.NET
13 14 (1.20%) Korn
14 13 (1.11%) Python
15 12 (1.02%) VB
16 9 (0.77%) sed
16 9 (0.77%) AWK
17 5 (0.43%) ABAP
17 5 (0.43%) VBA
17 5 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 159 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 87 (7.43%) SC Cleared
3 62 (5.29%) DV Cleared
4 34 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (1.54%) Degree
7 17 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.11%) CCNP
9 12 (1.02%) MCTS
9 12 (1.02%) CCNA
10 11 (0.94%) MCSE
11 10 (0.85%) ISEB
12 9 (0.77%) PMP
12 9 (0.77%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.68%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.68%) CCIE
14 6 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 5 (0.43%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.31%) QA
2 17 (1.45%) SLA
3 11 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.17%) GAMP
6 2 (0.17%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.085%) GMP
7 1 (0.085%) GxP
7 1 (0.085%) HL7
System Software
1 122 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 55 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.13%) vSphere
4 18 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.77%) VMware ESX
6 8 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.60%) XenApp
8 5 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.43%) Shibboleth
9 4 (0.34%) vCloud
9 4 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.34%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.26%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.26%) SRDF
10 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.085%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.085%) XenServer
11 1 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.085%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 48 (4.10%) SCCM
2 38 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 17 (1.45%) Puppet
5 13 (1.11%) SCOM
6 10 (0.85%) FortiGate
7 8 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (0.51%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 4 (0.34%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.26%) ARCserve
11 3 (0.26%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.26%) BladeLogic
12 2 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
12 2 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 256 (21.86%) Microsoft
2 121 (10.33%) Oracle
3 88 (7.51%) SAP
4 83 (7.09%) VMware
5 69 (5.89%) HP
6 59 (5.04%) Citrix
7 55 (4.70%) Cisco
8 40 (3.42%) Red Hat
9 30 (2.56%) IBM
10 26 (2.22%) Informatica
11 22 (1.88%) Lotus
12 20 (1.71%) CheckPoint
12 20 (1.71%) Remedy
13 18 (1.54%) F5
13 18 (1.54%) EMC
13 18 (1.54%) Avaya
14 17 (1.45%) Business Objects
15 13 (1.11%) Google
16 12 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (1.02%) Symantec
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