The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 30 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Migration 515 588 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.61% 6.97% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 9.92% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 355 274
Average daily rate
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£368 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £481 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 41
Average hourly rate £18.61 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.82% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.49 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.40 £41.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -31.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6670 5926 6810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.63% 70.29% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3663 3146 3249
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
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 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 265 316
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.93 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Migration
England

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 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -7 156 £413 +3.12% 28
Hampshire -5 131 £350 - 19
Buckinghamshire -5 62 £300 -14.21% 7
Oxfordshire -2 50 £370 +1.36% 6
Surrey -45 29 £425 +3.03% 15
West Sussex +2 20 £363 -7.05% 4
Kent -10 19 £375 +7.14% 4
East Sussex -9 15 £350 +3.55%
Middlesex -12 10 £300 -33.27% 1
Sussex -2 2 £370 +5.71%
Thames Valley - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 289 (28.39%) Windows
2 249 (24.46%) Data Migration
3 218 (21.41%) Microsoft
4 191 (18.76%) Finance
5 135 (13.26%) Security Cleared
6 131 (12.87%) Windows 7
6 131 (12.87%) Oracle
7 129 (12.67%) SQL
8 123 (12.08%) Project Management
9 122 (11.98%) Active Directory
10 112 (11.00%) MS Excel
11 93 (9.14%) Telecoms
12 87 (8.55%) MS Exchange
13 83 (8.15%) PRINCE2
14 82 (8.06%) SC Cleared
15 78 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
15 78 (7.66%) VMware
16 74 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
17 72 (7.07%) ITIL
17 72 (7.07%) SQL Server
18 71 (6.97%) SharePoint
19 68 (6.68%) SAP
20 65 (6.39%) UNIX
21 62 (6.09%) Linux
22 60 (5.89%) Windows Server 2003
23 59 (5.80%) .NET
24 58 (5.70%) Citrix
25 54 (5.30%) Java
26 53 (5.21%) Windows XP
27 51 (5.01%) PowerShell

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 87 (8.55%) MS Exchange
2 71 (6.97%) SharePoint
3 51 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (2.46%) IBM Notes
6 24 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (2.26%) Lync
8 22 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (1.77%) CMS
11 14 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (1.18%) Apache
13 11 (1.08%) WebSphere
13 11 (1.08%) IIS
14 9 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
15 7 (0.69%) GlassFish
15 7 (0.69%) SAS
16 6 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.49%) CloudStack
17 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 112 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.81%) MS Office
3 26 (2.55%) MS Project
4 19 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.098%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.88%) CSG Singleview
5 6 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.39%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.29%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.29%) MoSes
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.06%) Office 365
2 10 (0.98%) Force.com
3 7 (0.69%) Google Apps
4 6 (0.59%) SaaS
5 3 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.20%) PaaS
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.73%) Firewall
2 36 (3.54%) SAN
3 25 (2.46%) LAN
4 24 (2.36%) WAN
5 21 (2.06%) DNS
5 21 (2.06%) TCP/IP
6 19 (1.87%) LDAP
7 17 (1.67%) Internet
8 15 (1.47%) DHCP
9 12 (1.18%) MPLS
10 11 (1.08%) NAS
11 10 (0.98%) Ethernet
11 10 (0.98%) VoIP
11 10 (0.98%) Network Security
12 9 (0.88%) FTP
12 9 (0.88%) HTTP
12 9 (0.88%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.79%) DSL
13 8 (0.79%) iSCSI
14 7 (0.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (2.26%) Oracle Database
6 21 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (1.96%) MS Access
8 14 (1.38%) QlikView
9 12 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.08%) Relational Database
11 10 (0.98%) DB2
11 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.88%) Couchbase
12 9 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
13 8 (0.79%) MySQL
13 8 (0.79%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (1.47%) Subversion
2 14 (1.38%) Ant
2 14 (1.38%) Maven
3 12 (1.18%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.08%) MSI
5 9 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.79%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.69%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.49%) JIRA
10 4 (0.39%) LSMW
11 3 (0.29%) NUnit
12 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.20%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.20%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.20%) Hudson
12 2 (0.20%) Gerrit
General
1 191 (18.76%) Finance
2 93 (9.14%) Telecoms
3 45 (4.42%) Retail
4 24 (2.36%) Marketing
4 24 (2.36%) Banking
5 23 (2.26%) Billing
6 17 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.57%) Spanish Language
7 16 (1.57%) German Language
8 13 (1.28%) French Language
8 13 (1.28%) Military
9 11 (1.08%) General Ledger
9 11 (1.08%) Italian Language
10 9 (0.88%) Electronics
11 8 (0.79%) Legal
11 8 (0.79%) Back Office
12 6 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.39%) Advertising
14 4 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 150 (14.73%) Analyst
2 140 (13.75%) Project Manager
3 104 (10.22%) Consultant
4 97 (9.53%) Developer
5 85 (8.35%) Architect
6 54 (5.30%) Business Analyst
7 39 (3.83%) Data Analyst
8 36 (3.54%) Migration Engineer
9 26 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (2.06%) Data Manager
11 20 (1.96%) Programme Manager
11 20 (1.96%) Coordinator
12 18 (1.77%) Administrator
12 18 (1.77%) Data Migration Analyst
12 18 (1.77%) Data Migration Manager
13 17 (1.67%) Test Manager
14 16 (1.57%) Infrastructure Manager
15 15 (1.47%) Migration Consultant
15 15 (1.47%) Network Engineer
16 14 (1.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (5.80%) .NET
2 43 (4.22%) Web Services
3 26 (2.55%) HTML
4 25 (2.46%) XML
5 21 (2.06%) CSS
6 14 (1.38%) SOAP
6 14 (1.38%) jQuery
7 12 (1.18%) .NET Framework
7 12 (1.18%) Application Packaging
7 12 (1.18%) Spring
8 11 (1.08%) Java EE
9 10 (0.98%) Middleware
9 10 (0.98%) WCF
10 9 (0.88%) REST
10 9 (0.88%) LINQ
11 8 (0.79%) JSP
11 8 (0.79%) EJB
11 8 (0.79%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.79%) J2EE
12 7 (0.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (1.77%) Management Information System
2 17 (1.67%) Blackberry
3 15 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 15 (1.47%) Replication
4 14 (1.38%) Mainframe
5 11 (1.08%) Clustering
6 9 (0.88%) Open Source
6 9 (0.88%) DTV
7 8 (0.79%) EPoS
7 8 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (0.79%) Data Extraction
8 7 (0.69%) Data Conversion
8 7 (0.69%) Data Integration
8 7 (0.69%) NHS
8 7 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.59%) PMI
9 6 (0.59%) PKI
10 5 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.49%) FMCG
10 5 (0.49%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 289 (28.39%) Windows
2 131 (12.87%) Windows 7
3 78 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (6.39%) UNIX
5 62 (6.09%) Linux
6 60 (5.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (5.21%) Windows XP
8 29 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (1.67%) Solaris
11 10 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.79%) AIX
13 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.29%) CentOS
13 3 (0.29%) Android
13 3 (0.29%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.20%) HPUX
14 2 (0.20%) OpenVMS
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (24.46%) Data Migration
2 123 (12.08%) Project Management
3 83 (8.15%) PRINCE2
4 74 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (7.07%) ITIL
6 50 (4.91%) ETL
7 47 (4.62%) CRM
8 45 (4.42%) Change Management
9 44 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (3.44%) Data Analysis
11 34 (3.34%) Validation
12 33 (3.24%) Business Analysis
13 28 (2.75%) Data Cleansing
13 28 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 28 (2.75%) Data Management
14 27 (2.65%) Programme Management
15 25 (2.46%) Risk Management
16 24 (2.36%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (2.26%) E-Commerce
17 23 (2.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 129 (12.67%) SQL
2 54 (5.30%) Java
3 51 (5.01%) PowerShell
4 35 (3.44%) JavaScript
5 30 (2.95%) VBScript
6 24 (2.36%) Shell Script
7 22 (2.16%) C
7 22 (2.16%) VB
8 21 (2.06%) C#
9 19 (1.87%) T-SQL
9 19 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 16 (1.57%) PHP
11 11 (1.08%) Perl
11 11 (1.08%) VBA
12 9 (0.88%) Apex Code
13 8 (0.79%) sed
13 8 (0.79%) AWK
14 7 (0.69%) Korn
14 7 (0.69%) Python
15 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 135 (13.26%) Security Cleared
2 82 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 46 (4.52%) Degree
4 26 (2.55%) DV Cleared
5 22 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.77%) PMI Certification
8 17 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (1.28%) PMP
11 11 (1.08%) ISEB
12 9 (0.88%) CCNA
13 8 (0.79%) MCSE
13 8 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.69%) MCITP
14 7 (0.69%) MCP
15 5 (0.49%) MCTS
15 5 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.49%) CCIE
15 5 (0.49%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.85%) SLA
2 25 (2.46%) QA
3 8 (0.79%) ISO 9000
4 7 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.29%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.098%) GxP
7 1 (0.098%) TickIT
System Software
1 122 (11.98%) Active Directory
2 43 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
5 20 (1.96%) XenApp
6 17 (1.67%) vSphere
7 11 (1.08%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.98%) DFS Replication
9 7 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.59%) VMware Server
10 6 (0.59%) Shibboleth
11 5 (0.49%) XenServer
12 4 (0.39%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.29%) NFS
14 2 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.20%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 2 (0.20%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 49 (4.81%) SCCM
2 9 (0.88%) Puppet
2 9 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (0.79%) FortiGate
3 8 (0.79%) SCOM
4 7 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.49%) WSUS
7 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.20%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.20%) Windows Intune
9 2 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.098%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.098%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 218 (21.41%) Microsoft
2 131 (12.87%) Oracle
3 78 (7.66%) VMware
4 68 (6.68%) SAP
5 58 (5.70%) Citrix
6 43 (4.22%) Cisco
7 32 (3.14%) Lotus
8 26 (2.55%) Red Hat
9 25 (2.46%) HP
9 25 (2.46%) IBM
10 22 (2.16%) EMC
11 20 (1.96%) Remedy
12 19 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
13 18 (1.77%) Informatica
14 16 (1.57%) CheckPoint
15 15 (1.47%) Business Objects
16 13 (1.28%) Symantec
16 13 (1.28%) NetApp
17 12 (1.18%) AppSense
18 10 (0.98%) Google
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £110 - £130 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Talent International
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Recital Consulting
Rate: £300 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
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Hampshire
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Hampshire
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
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