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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 24 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Migration 574 593 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.80% 6.30% 6.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.53% 8.14% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 383 311
Average daily rate £415 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £264 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 18
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.83 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.38% +8.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.77 £33.45 £163.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +1.51%
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
6728 7288 6385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 77.43% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4146 4014 3407
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 236 265
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 161 £425 +21.42% 23
Hampshire -2 146 £450 +13.78% 10
Buckinghamshire +6 80 £419 +9.83% 2
Surrey +8 71 £415 +1.84% 21
West Sussex +9 34 £408 -4.11% 6
Oxfordshire -11 34 £384 -4.06% 5
Kent 0 17 £400 +18.51% 6
East Sussex -7 5 £348 -21.02% 3
Middlesex -11 5 £405 +48.62% 4
Sussex - 3 £300 -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 284 (24.34%) Data Migration
2 258 (22.11%) Windows
3 222 (19.02%) Microsoft
4 215 (18.42%) Finance
5 199 (17.05%) Oracle
6 192 (16.45%) Security Cleared
7 183 (15.68%) SQL
8 153 (13.11%) Data Centre
9 144 (12.34%) Project Management
10 143 (12.25%) SC Cleared
11 138 (11.83%) Active Directory
12 133 (11.40%) SQL Server
13 120 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 118 (10.11%) SAP
15 105 (9.00%) VMware
15 105 (9.00%) Linux
16 102 (8.74%) Firewall
17 99 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
18 93 (7.97%) Windows Server
19 86 (7.37%) Office 365
20 84 (7.20%) Telecoms
21 83 (7.11%) Cisco
22 82 (7.03%) PRINCE2
22 82 (7.03%) SharePoint
23 81 (6.94%) ITIL
24 78 (6.68%) MS Excel
25 77 (6.60%) ETL
26 71 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
27 70 (6.00%) LAN
28 69 (5.91%) Oracle Database

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 82 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 54 (4.63%) MS Exchange
3 26 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (2.23%) Skype for Business
4 21 (1.80%) SAS
5 20 (1.71%) JBoss
6 19 (1.63%) CMS
6 19 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.46%) IIS
9 15 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 13 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 12 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (0.60%) Documentum
15 6 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.51%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 78 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.86%) MS Office
3 31 (2.66%) MS Project
4 15 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.17%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 17 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.43%) SAP BPC
5 5 (0.43%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.34%) Odoo
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.34%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.34%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.34%) SAP QM
7 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 3 (0.26%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.26%) SAP PP-PI
7 3 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 86 (7.37%) Office 365
2 62 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.20%) SaaS
5 10 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.77%) IaaS
7 8 (0.69%) PaaS
8 4 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.26%) Boomi
9 3 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.086%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.086%) Force.com
11 1 (0.086%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.086%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.086%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.086%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.086%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 102 (8.74%) Firewall
2 70 (6.00%) LAN
3 68 (5.83%) WAN
4 47 (4.03%) SAN
5 36 (3.08%) VPN
6 32 (2.74%) DNS
7 28 (2.40%) BGP
8 27 (2.31%) MPLS
9 26 (2.23%) SSL
10 23 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (1.71%) Network Security
11 20 (1.71%) Wireless
12 19 (1.63%) TCP/IP
13 18 (1.54%) DHCP
13 18 (1.54%) MVNO
13 18 (1.54%) OSPF
14 16 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (1.20%) Internet
16 12 (1.03%) FTP
16 12 (1.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 69 (5.91%) Oracle Database
3 66 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
6 24 (2.06%) MySQL
7 23 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (1.80%) Relational Database
9 19 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (1.54%) DB2
11 17 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (1.03%) Base SAS
15 11 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (0.86%) Data Mining
17 8 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
17 8 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (1.20%) Selenium
1 14 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (1.11%) Subversion
3 11 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.94%) WebDriver
4 9 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.69%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.60%) JIRA
7 6 (0.51%) HP UFT
8 5 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.34%) Maven
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.26%) Moq
10 3 (0.26%) MSI
10 3 (0.26%) NUnit
10 3 (0.26%) RSpec
10 3 (0.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 215 (18.42%) Finance
2 84 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 34 (2.91%) Banking
3 34 (2.91%) Retail
4 25 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 24 (2.06%) Marketing
6 20 (1.71%) Billing
7 15 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (1.11%) Advertising
8 13 (1.11%) Electronics
9 11 (0.94%) Legal
10 8 (0.69%) Military
11 6 (0.51%) Back Office
12 4 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.34%) Front Office
13 3 (0.26%) Law
13 3 (0.26%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.26%) Publishing
14 2 (0.17%) Automotive
14 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 195 (16.71%) Project Manager
2 173 (14.82%) Analyst
3 165 (14.14%) Architect
4 111 (9.51%) Consultant
5 102 (8.74%) Developer
6 74 (6.34%) Migration Manager
7 62 (5.31%) Migration Project Manager
8 59 (5.06%) Business Analyst
9 43 (3.68%) Technical Manager
10 41 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
11 37 (3.17%) Data Migration Manager
12 36 (3.08%) Administrator
12 36 (3.08%) Technical Project Manager
13 35 (3.00%) Data Analyst
14 34 (2.91%) Network Engineer
15 32 (2.74%) Data Architect
15 32 (2.74%) DBA
15 32 (2.74%) Migration Engineer
16 29 (2.49%) Data Manager
17 28 (2.40%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.86%) .NET
2 35 (3.00%) Middleware
2 35 (3.00%) Web Services
3 33 (2.83%) XML
4 25 (2.14%) HTML
5 21 (1.80%) CSS
6 17 (1.46%) J2EE
7 16 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 14 (1.20%) jQuery
9 13 (1.11%) SOAP
10 11 (0.94%) WCF
11 9 (0.77%) JSF
12 8 (0.69%) AngularJS
12 8 (0.69%) IBM Integration Bus
12 8 (0.69%) REST
13 7 (0.60%) Hibernate
13 7 (0.60%) PrimeFaces
14 6 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (0.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 153 (13.11%) Data Centre
2 43 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 22 (1.89%) Data Integration
5 20 (1.71%) Public Cloud
6 17 (1.46%) Data Extraction
6 17 (1.46%) NHS
7 16 (1.37%) Clustering
7 16 (1.37%) Replication
8 14 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 10 (0.86%) DataPower
9 10 (0.86%) FMCG
9 10 (0.86%) User Experience
10 9 (0.77%) HACMP
10 9 (0.77%) PMI
11 8 (0.69%) Life Science
11 8 (0.69%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 258 (22.11%) Windows
2 105 (9.00%) Linux
3 93 (7.97%) Windows Server
4 68 (5.83%) Unix
5 63 (5.40%) Windows 7
6 52 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (1.80%) AIX
11 19 (1.63%) Windows XP
12 18 (1.54%) Solaris
12 18 (1.54%) Windows 8
13 13 (1.11%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.34%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.26%) CatOS
15 3 (0.26%) SUSE
15 3 (0.26%) VMS
16 2 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (24.34%) Data Migration
2 144 (12.34%) Project Management
3 120 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 99 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (7.03%) PRINCE2
6 81 (6.94%) ITIL
7 77 (6.60%) ETL
8 61 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
8 61 (5.23%) CRM
8 61 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 53 (4.54%) Data Modelling
10 52 (4.46%) Change Management
11 41 (3.51%) ERP
12 39 (3.34%) Project Planning
12 39 (3.34%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (2.66%) E-Commerce
13 31 (2.66%) Technical Architecture
14 30 (2.57%) Scrum
15 28 (2.40%) Information Security
15 28 (2.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (15.68%) SQL
2 66 (5.66%) Java
3 45 (3.86%) PowerShell
4 36 (3.08%) C#
5 34 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 21 (1.80%) PL/SQL
7 20 (1.71%) T-SQL
7 20 (1.71%) VBScript
8 19 (1.63%) Ruby
9 17 (1.46%) C
10 12 (1.03%) C++
11 10 (0.86%) Perl
11 10 (0.86%) PHP
12 8 (0.69%) Python
12 8 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.60%) Jython
14 5 (0.43%) AWK
14 5 (0.43%) Korn
14 5 (0.43%) VB
14 5 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 192 (16.45%) Security Cleared
2 143 (12.25%) SC Cleared
3 46 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (3.34%) DV Cleared
5 31 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (2.49%) Degree
7 27 (2.31%) CCNP
7 27 (2.31%) PMI Certification
8 21 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 18 (1.54%) CCNA
10 16 (1.37%) CCIE
10 16 (1.37%) PMP
11 15 (1.29%) ISEB
11 15 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 13 (1.11%) MCITP
13 12 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (1.03%) MCSE
13 12 (1.03%) MCTS
14 8 (0.69%) CISSP
14 8 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.11%) Data Quality
2 18 (1.54%) SLA
3 16 (1.37%) QA
4 4 (0.34%) COBIT
4 4 (0.34%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.34%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.26%) GxP
5 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.086%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 138 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 71 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.31%) vSphere
5 7 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (0.51%) XenApp
7 5 (0.43%) GPFS
7 5 (0.43%) KVM
7 5 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.43%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.43%) XenServer
8 4 (0.34%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.34%) Veritas File System
9 3 (0.26%) Firmware
9 3 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.17%) NFS
10 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 53 (4.54%) SCCM
2 21 (1.80%) SCOM
3 20 (1.71%) Puppet
4 19 (1.63%) SCVMM
5 14 (1.20%) Windows Intune
6 12 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.69%) HP UCMDB
8 7 (0.60%) WhatsUp Gold
9 6 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (0.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 5 (0.43%) HP SiteScope
10 5 (0.43%) SCSM
10 5 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.34%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (0.34%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.34%) vRealize
11 4 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 222 (19.02%) Microsoft
2 199 (17.05%) Oracle
3 118 (10.11%) SAP
4 105 (9.00%) VMware
5 83 (7.11%) Cisco
6 64 (5.48%) HP
7 39 (3.34%) Red Hat
8 35 (3.00%) IBM
9 32 (2.74%) Citrix
10 31 (2.66%) EMC
11 29 (2.49%) Juniper
12 21 (1.80%) SolarWinds
13 20 (1.71%) NetApp
14 19 (1.63%) CA
14 19 (1.63%) Informatica
15 18 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (1.46%) AppSense
17 16 (1.37%) hybris
17 16 (1.37%) Symantec
18 15 (1.29%) CheckPoint
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £220 - £225 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
NIIT Technologies
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Engage PSG
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £140 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Jenrick IT
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £220.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + expenses
Posted: 24 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Posted: 24 days ago