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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 22 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Migration 652 462 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.91% 5.17% 6.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.07% 7.09% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 273 307
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £16.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -14.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.42 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £33.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
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
7191 6515 5708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.18% 72.88% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4106 3623 3017
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 262 241
Average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Hampshire +25 169 £375 +2.73% 12
Berkshire +5 154 £400 -5.88% 20
Surrey +23 80 £400 +14.28% 11
Buckinghamshire -1 79 £350 - 12
Oxfordshire +5 63 £375 +7.14% 10
West Sussex +14 52 £375 -6.25% 10
East Sussex +2 30 £408 +107.64% 2
Kent +9 17 £350 +7.69% 2
Middlesex 0 5 £311 -5.68%
Home Counties +3 3 £465 +29.16%
Sussex -1 2 £250 -32.43%
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 352 (27.69%) Windows
2 333 (26.20%) Data Migration
3 269 (21.16%) Microsoft
4 255 (20.06%) Security Cleared
5 240 (18.88%) SQL
6 186 (14.63%) Finance
7 182 (14.32%) SC Cleared
8 163 (12.82%) Active Directory
9 144 (11.33%) Project Management
10 140 (11.01%) VMware
11 126 (9.91%) Oracle
12 124 (9.76%) Data Centre
13 114 (8.97%) MS Excel
14 104 (8.18%) SQL Server
14 104 (8.18%) HP
15 101 (7.95%) Windows 7
16 92 (7.24%) Linux
16 92 (7.24%) Agile Software Development
17 91 (7.16%) Windows Server 2008
18 89 (7.00%) Telecoms
18 89 (7.00%) Windows Server 2003
19 88 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
20 87 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
21 86 (6.77%) SharePoint
22 85 (6.69%) PRINCE2
23 80 (6.29%) PowerShell
24 76 (5.98%) Cisco
25 74 (5.82%) UNIX
25 74 (5.82%) MS Office
26 72 (5.66%) WAN

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 86 (6.77%) SharePoint
2 65 (5.11%) MS Exchange
3 46 (3.62%) Lync
4 42 (3.30%) IIS
5 38 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 25 (1.97%) CMS
8 23 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
10 21 (1.65%) Apache
10 21 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (1.49%) Tomcat
12 17 (1.34%) Confluence
13 16 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (1.02%) IBM Notes
15 9 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
17 6 (0.47%) SAS
17 6 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
18 5 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 114 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 74 (5.82%) MS Office
3 23 (1.81%) MS Project
4 16 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.079%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.71%) ResourceLink
4 9 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.55%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.39%) SAP SRM
7 5 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (0.39%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.31%) BusinessWare
8 4 (0.31%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.31%) SAP MDM
9 3 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
9 3 (0.24%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.24%) Agresso
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.78%) Office 365
2 27 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.34%) SaaS
4 15 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.39%) PaaS
7 3 (0.24%) IaaS
7 3 (0.24%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.24%) Yammer
7 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.16%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.079%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.079%) Force.com
9 1 (0.079%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.079%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.66%) WAN
2 70 (5.51%) SAN
3 68 (5.35%) LAN
4 51 (4.01%) Firewall
5 46 (3.62%) DNS
6 29 (2.28%) TCP/IP
7 23 (1.81%) VPN
8 22 (1.73%) MPLS
9 21 (1.65%) Internet
10 20 (1.57%) DHCP
10 20 (1.57%) Network Security
10 20 (1.57%) NAS
11 18 (1.42%) BGP
12 17 (1.34%) Unified Communications
13 16 (1.26%) Intranet
13 16 (1.26%) SSL
13 16 (1.26%) Ethernet
14 15 (1.18%) OSPF
15 14 (1.10%) EIGRP
16 13 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (3.07%) Oracle Database
4 36 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
6 24 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (1.65%) QlikView
8 16 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.02%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (0.94%) MS Access
12 11 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (0.71%) MySQL
13 9 (0.71%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.71%) EDMS
14 8 (0.63%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 20 (1.57%) JIRA
2 16 (1.26%) MSI
3 13 (1.02%) StarTeam
3 13 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (0.94%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.24%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.16%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.079%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.079%) Hudson
9 1 (0.079%) Liquibase
9 1 (0.079%) UltraEdit
9 1 (0.079%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.079%) eggPlant
General
1 186 (14.63%) Finance
2 89 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 31 (2.44%) Billing
4 18 (1.42%) Retail
5 16 (1.26%) Banking
6 15 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.18%) Back Office
7 13 (1.02%) Legal
7 13 (1.02%) Publishing
8 8 (0.63%) Marketing
9 7 (0.55%) Automotive
9 7 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.47%) Advertising
11 3 (0.24%) Law
11 3 (0.24%) Front Office
11 3 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.24%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.16%) Local Government
12 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 264 (20.77%) Analyst
2 166 (13.06%) Project Manager
3 124 (9.76%) Developer
4 123 (9.68%) Consultant
5 95 (7.47%) Architect
6 92 (7.24%) Business Analyst
7 42 (3.30%) Administrator
7 42 (3.30%) Data Analyst
8 31 (2.44%) Test Analyst
9 26 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (1.97%) Technical Architect
10 25 (1.97%) Test Manager
11 24 (1.89%) Systems Analyst
11 24 (1.89%) Migration Engineer
11 24 (1.89%) Infrastructure Manager
12 23 (1.81%) Applications Packager
13 22 (1.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (1.65%) SAP Consultant
14 21 (1.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 19 (1.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (5.43%) .NET
2 39 (3.07%) Web Services
3 32 (2.52%) ASP.NET
3 32 (2.52%) Application Packaging
4 20 (1.57%) HTML
5 14 (1.10%) CSS
6 12 (0.94%) Middleware
7 11 (0.87%) XML
7 11 (0.87%) jQuery
8 9 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (0.71%) HTML5
9 8 (0.63%) REST
9 8 (0.63%) AngularJS
10 7 (0.55%) Classic ASP
10 7 (0.55%) WCF
11 6 (0.47%) JSP
11 6 (0.47%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (0.47%) CSS3
11 6 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 124 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 63 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (2.20%) Client/Server
4 23 (1.81%) Clustering
5 22 (1.73%) Data Integration
6 21 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 20 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.10%) PKI
9 12 (0.94%) NHS
9 12 (0.94%) Data Structures
10 11 (0.87%) FlexPod
11 10 (0.79%) Data Extraction
11 10 (0.79%) Replication
11 10 (0.79%) Taxonomies
11 10 (0.79%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.71%) Visualisation
13 8 (0.63%) RMADS
13 8 (0.63%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.63%) Blackberry
14 7 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 352 (27.69%) Windows
2 101 (7.95%) Windows 7
3 92 (7.24%) Linux
4 91 (7.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (7.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (5.82%) UNIX
7 60 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (3.07%) Windows XP
9 28 (2.20%) Solaris
10 26 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.10%) AIX
11 14 (1.10%) VMS
12 11 (0.87%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.79%) Windows 2000
14 8 (0.63%) Android
15 5 (0.39%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.31%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.31%) HPUX
17 2 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (26.20%) Data Migration
2 144 (11.33%) Project Management
3 92 (7.24%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 85 (6.69%) PRINCE2
6 66 (5.19%) ITIL
7 62 (4.88%) Data Analysis
8 59 (4.64%) ETL
9 57 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 53 (4.17%) Business Analysis
11 51 (4.01%) Data Modelling
12 46 (3.62%) Validation
13 44 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (3.46%) CRM
14 35 (2.75%) Change Management
14 35 (2.75%) Performance Tuning
15 32 (2.52%) Service Delivery
16 29 (2.28%) Disaster Recovery
16 29 (2.28%) Waterfall
17 27 (2.12%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (18.88%) SQL
2 80 (6.29%) PowerShell
3 48 (3.78%) C#
4 43 (3.38%) Java
5 37 (2.91%) VBScript
6 30 (2.36%) VB
7 29 (2.28%) T-SQL
8 26 (2.05%) VBA
9 24 (1.89%) JavaScript
10 20 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 20 (1.57%) C
11 16 (1.26%) C++
12 15 (1.18%) Python
13 10 (0.79%) Perl
14 9 (0.71%) Korn
14 9 (0.71%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.63%) PHP
16 7 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.47%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 255 (20.06%) Security Cleared
2 182 (14.32%) SC Cleared
3 50 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (3.93%) DV Cleared
4 33 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (2.44%) ISEB
6 27 (2.12%) CCNA
7 24 (1.89%) Degree
8 23 (1.81%) MCSE
9 18 (1.42%) ISTQB
10 17 (1.34%) CCNP
11 15 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 15 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (0.94%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.79%) BC Cleared
13 10 (0.79%) PMP
13 10 (0.79%) MCTS
13 10 (0.79%) MCSA
14 9 (0.71%) MCITP
15 8 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.20%) QA
2 21 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.26%) SLA
4 8 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.31%) GAMP
6 3 (0.24%) GxP
7 2 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.079%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.079%) GMP
System Software
1 163 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 88 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.30%) vSphere
4 26 (2.05%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (1.18%) XenApp
7 13 (1.02%) VMware ESX
8 12 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.55%) Samba
9 7 (0.55%) NFS
10 6 (0.47%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.47%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.24%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.24%) vCloud
11 3 (0.24%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.16%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 44 (3.46%) SCCM
2 37 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (1.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 21 (1.65%) Puppet
5 10 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.63%) WSUS
7 7 (0.55%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.55%) SCOM
7 7 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (0.47%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.31%) OpenView
9 4 (0.31%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.31%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.31%) vMotion
10 3 (0.24%) SAP Afaria
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.24%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 269 (21.16%) Microsoft
2 140 (11.01%) VMware
3 126 (9.91%) Oracle
4 104 (8.18%) HP
5 76 (5.98%) Cisco
6 66 (5.19%) SAP
7 49 (3.86%) Citrix
8 38 (2.99%) NetApp
9 37 (2.91%) EMC
10 36 (2.83%) 3PAR
11 27 (2.12%) Red Hat
12 26 (2.05%) Informatica
12 26 (2.05%) IBM
13 21 (1.65%) CheckPoint
14 20 (1.57%) Remedy
14 20 (1.57%) Netezza
15 16 (1.26%) Brocade
16 14 (1.10%) Juniper
17 13 (1.02%) Business Objects
17 13 (1.02%) Lotus
Richmond, Surrey
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Rate: To £300/day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Networking People
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + expenses
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Highams
Rate: £465 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £351 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago