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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 20 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing Migration 674 472 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.36% 5.27% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.54% 7.10% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 258 337
Average daily rate
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£388 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 12
Average hourly rate £20.19 £14.00 £22.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.17% -38.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.54 £13.60 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £33.25 £41.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.07 £20.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +8.40%
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
7062 6652 5964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.13% 74.24% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4135 3667 3111
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 253 275
Average hourly rate £22.83 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Berkshire +9 156 £400 -1.53% 22
Hampshire +12 154 £375 +7.14% 18
Buckinghamshire +17 113 £350 - 7
Surrey +47 99 £400 +14.28% 11
Oxfordshire -6 57 £400 +9.58% 5
West Sussex +10 46 £413 +13.79% 8
East Sussex -3 20 £400 +60.00% 6
Middlesex +9 13 £395 +11.18% 1
Kent -3 13 £388 +3.33% 4
Home Counties +1 3 £475 -
Sussex +2 2 - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 385 (27.58%) Data Migration
2 366 (26.22%) Windows
3 290 (20.77%) Microsoft
4 269 (19.27%) SQL
4 269 (19.27%) Security Cleared
5 216 (15.47%) Finance
6 196 (14.04%) SC Cleared
7 185 (13.25%) Active Directory
8 168 (12.03%) VMware
9 155 (11.10%) Oracle
10 153 (10.96%) Data Centre
11 149 (10.67%) Project Management
12 128 (9.17%) SQL Server
12 128 (9.17%) MS Excel
13 112 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
14 102 (7.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 101 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 101 (7.23%) Linux
16 100 (7.16%) PRINCE2
16 100 (7.16%) SharePoint
17 99 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
17 99 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
17 99 (7.09%) Windows 7
18 95 (6.81%) Telecoms
18 95 (6.81%) HP
19 88 (6.30%) UNIX
20 86 (6.16%) SAP
21 85 (6.09%) PowerShell
22 80 (5.73%) ITIL
23 79 (5.66%) ETL

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 100 (7.16%) SharePoint
2 70 (5.01%) MS Exchange
3 42 (3.01%) IIS
4 38 (2.72%) Lync
5 37 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 23 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (1.50%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 20 (1.43%) Apache
9 20 (1.43%) CMS
10 19 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (1.22%) Confluence
11 17 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.86%) IBM Notes
13 10 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.50%) Documentum
15 6 (0.43%) SAS
15 6 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
15 6 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 128 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 71 (5.09%) MS Office
3 24 (1.72%) MS Project
4 15 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.072%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 25 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
4 16 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.50%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.36%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.29%) SAP MDM
8 4 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.29%) SAP SRM
8 4 (0.29%) SAP PLM
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.29%) BusinessWare
8 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.29%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.21%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 65 (4.66%) Office 365
2 37 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.50%) SaaS
5 14 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.36%) PaaS
7 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.21%) IaaS
7 3 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.21%) HP Helion
7 3 (0.21%) Yammer
8 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.14%) Taleo
9 1 (0.072%) Force.com
9 1 (0.072%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.072%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.59%) WAN
1 78 (5.59%) SAN
2 72 (5.16%) LAN
3 52 (3.72%) Firewall
4 51 (3.65%) DNS
5 33 (2.36%) TCP/IP
6 25 (1.79%) DHCP
7 24 (1.72%) VPN
8 23 (1.65%) Internet
9 22 (1.58%) MPLS
10 21 (1.50%) Network Security
10 21 (1.50%) NAS
11 19 (1.36%) BGP
11 19 (1.36%) Intranet
12 18 (1.29%) Unified Communications
13 17 (1.22%) EIGRP
14 16 (1.15%) SSL
14 16 (1.15%) Ethernet
15 15 (1.07%) OSPF
16 14 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 55 (3.94%) Oracle Database
3 51 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
4 50 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
7 23 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (1.36%) Relational Database
9 19 (1.36%) QlikView
10 18 (1.29%) MS Access
11 17 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (1.07%) RDBMS
13 13 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
14 12 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (0.79%) DB2
15 11 (0.79%) PowerCenter
16 10 (0.72%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 23 (1.65%) JIRA
2 15 (1.07%) MSI
3 11 (0.79%) Visual Studio
3 11 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (0.50%) StarTeam
6 6 (0.43%) HP UFT
7 5 (0.36%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.21%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.21%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.14%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.14%) Hudson
10 2 (0.14%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.072%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.072%) Cucumber
General
1 216 (15.47%) Finance
2 95 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 35 (2.51%) Billing
4 22 (1.58%) Banking
5 20 (1.43%) Retail
6 19 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.22%) Back Office
8 13 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (0.86%) Legal
10 11 (0.79%) Publishing
10 11 (0.79%) Marketing
11 7 (0.50%) Automotive
12 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.36%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.21%) Front Office
14 3 (0.21%) Law
14 3 (0.21%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 276 (19.77%) Analyst
2 174 (12.46%) Project Manager
3 145 (10.39%) Consultant
4 131 (9.38%) Developer
5 119 (8.52%) Architect
6 92 (6.59%) Business Analyst
7 60 (4.30%) Data Analyst
8 47 (3.37%) Administrator
9 31 (2.22%) Test Analyst
10 28 (2.01%) Infrastructure Manager
11 27 (1.93%) Technical Architect
11 27 (1.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 27 (1.93%) DBA
11 27 (1.93%) Solutions Architect
12 24 (1.72%) Test Manager
12 24 (1.72%) SQL Developer
13 22 (1.58%) SAP Consultant
13 22 (1.58%) Server Engineer
14 21 (1.50%) SQL DBA
14 21 (1.50%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (5.09%) .NET
2 39 (2.79%) Web Services
3 33 (2.36%) ASP.NET
4 27 (1.93%) Application Packaging
5 25 (1.79%) HTML
6 19 (1.36%) CSS
7 18 (1.29%) XML
8 14 (1.00%) Middleware
9 11 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (0.72%) HTML5
10 10 (0.72%) REST
10 10 (0.72%) jQuery
11 8 (0.57%) AngularJS
11 8 (0.57%) Classic ASP
12 7 (0.50%) SOAP
12 7 (0.50%) CSS3
13 6 (0.43%) Visualforce
13 6 (0.43%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (0.43%) WCF
13 6 (0.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 153 (10.96%) Data Centre
2 68 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (2.22%) Data Integration
3 31 (2.22%) Clustering
4 24 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 23 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 20 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.22%) NHS
8 16 (1.15%) PKI
8 16 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.00%) Taxonomies
10 13 (0.93%) FlexPod
11 12 (0.86%) Computer Science
11 12 (0.86%) Replication
12 11 (0.79%) Private Cloud
13 9 (0.64%) User Experience
13 9 (0.64%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.57%) RMADS
14 8 (0.57%) Data Extraction
14 8 (0.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 366 (26.22%) Windows
2 102 (7.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (7.23%) Linux
4 99 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 99 (7.09%) Windows 7
5 88 (6.30%) UNIX
6 71 (5.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 31 (2.22%) Solaris
9 28 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (1.50%) AIX
11 10 (0.72%) VMS
11 10 (0.72%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.64%) Windows 2000
13 8 (0.57%) HPUX
13 8 (0.57%) Android
14 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.29%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (27.58%) Data Migration
2 149 (10.67%) Project Management
3 112 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (7.16%) PRINCE2
5 99 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 80 (5.73%) ITIL
7 79 (5.66%) ETL
8 68 (4.87%) Data Analysis
9 64 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 62 (4.44%) Data Modelling
11 60 (4.30%) Validation
12 58 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
13 52 (3.72%) Business Analysis
14 49 (3.51%) CRM
15 45 (3.22%) Change Management
16 43 (3.08%) ERP
17 40 (2.87%) Performance Tuning
18 39 (2.79%) Test Strategy
19 36 (2.58%) Data Management
20 35 (2.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 269 (19.27%) SQL
2 85 (6.09%) PowerShell
3 44 (3.15%) C#
4 41 (2.94%) Java
4 41 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 35 (2.51%) VBScript
6 26 (1.86%) VB
6 26 (1.86%) VBA
6 26 (1.86%) JavaScript
7 22 (1.58%) PL/SQL
8 19 (1.36%) C
9 18 (1.29%) C++
10 16 (1.15%) Python
11 14 (1.00%) Perl
12 11 (0.79%) Shell Script
13 10 (0.72%) ABAP
14 8 (0.57%) Korn
14 8 (0.57%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.43%) Apex Code
15 6 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 269 (19.27%) Security Cleared
2 196 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 54 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (3.37%) DV Cleared
5 37 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (2.15%) Degree
7 29 (2.08%) ISEB
8 27 (1.93%) CCNA
8 27 (1.93%) MCSE
9 21 (1.50%) CCNP
9 21 (1.50%) ISTQB
10 16 (1.15%) PMI Certification
11 15 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 14 (1.00%) MCTS
13 11 (0.79%) MCITP
13 11 (0.79%) PMP
13 11 (0.79%) MCSA
14 10 (0.72%) BC Cleared
15 7 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.01%) QA
2 23 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 19 (1.36%) SLA
4 9 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.36%) GAMP
5 5 (0.36%) GxP
6 3 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.072%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.072%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.072%) GMP
8 1 (0.072%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 185 (13.25%) Active Directory
2 101 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (3.44%) vSphere
4 35 (2.51%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.36%) VMware ESX
6 18 (1.29%) XenApp
7 17 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.64%) NFS
10 8 (0.57%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.50%) Samba
12 6 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.36%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.36%) Veritas File System
14 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.21%) vCloud
14 3 (0.21%) BitLocker
15 2 (0.14%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.14%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 56 (4.01%) SCCM
2 37 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (1.36%) Puppet
4 15 (1.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 11 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (0.72%) SCOM
7 9 (0.64%) WSUS
8 6 (0.43%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.43%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.36%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.29%) OpenView
10 4 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.29%) vMotion
11 3 (0.21%) SAP Afaria
11 3 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.21%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.21%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 290 (20.77%) Microsoft
2 168 (12.03%) VMware
3 155 (11.10%) Oracle
4 95 (6.81%) HP
5 86 (6.16%) SAP
6 77 (5.52%) Cisco
7 62 (4.44%) Citrix
8 46 (3.30%) EMC
9 40 (2.87%) 3PAR
10 38 (2.72%) NetApp
11 33 (2.36%) IBM
12 31 (2.22%) Red Hat
13 30 (2.15%) Informatica
14 22 (1.58%) Business Objects
15 17 (1.22%) Remedy
16 16 (1.15%) Juniper
17 15 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (1.07%) Brocade
17 15 (1.07%) Netezza
18 14 (1.00%) Ab Initio
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Intapeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Up to £440
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Up to £440
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 11 days ago