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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 25 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Migration 673 535 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.80% 5.81% 7.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 7.81% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 294 324
Average daily rate
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£391 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 10
Average hourly rate £13.54 £24.86 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £111.50 £35.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-26.25% +14.28%
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
7592 6850 6365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.66% 74.38% 72.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4673 3872 3526
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 267 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +6 173 £400 +14.28% 11
Berkshire -1 146 £375 - 20
Buckinghamshire +12 116 £379 +26.25% 4
Surrey +25 91 £417 -4.67% 9
West Sussex +6 43 £400 +21.21% 8
Oxfordshire -27 35 £350 -2.77% 12
Kent +4 28 £228 -41.29% 13
East Sussex +6 17 £355 -2.67% 3
Middlesex +4 14 £423 +11.92% 3
Sussex - 5 £400 - 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 399 (30.07%) Data Migration
2 312 (23.51%) Windows
3 280 (21.10%) Microsoft
4 266 (20.05%) Security Cleared
5 248 (18.69%) SQL
6 228 (17.18%) Finance
7 210 (15.83%) Oracle
8 197 (14.85%) SC Cleared
9 172 (12.96%) Active Directory
10 159 (11.98%) Project Management
11 157 (11.83%) Data Centre
12 154 (11.61%) VMware
13 132 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
14 129 (9.72%) SQL Server
15 124 (9.34%) MS Excel
16 119 (8.97%) Linux
17 117 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
18 107 (8.06%) UNIX
19 100 (7.54%) PRINCE2
20 97 (7.31%) SAP
21 95 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
22 93 (7.01%) SharePoint
23 85 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
24 82 (6.18%) ETL
25 81 (6.10%) ITIL
25 81 (6.10%) Oracle Database
26 77 (5.80%) Cisco
27 76 (5.73%) Telecoms
28 75 (5.65%) PowerShell
29 73 (5.50%) Data Modelling

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 93 (7.01%) SharePoint
2 68 (5.12%) MS Exchange
3 38 (2.86%) IIS
4 32 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (2.34%) Apache
6 29 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 23 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (1.73%) Lync
8 21 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (1.21%) SAS
12 12 (0.90%) WebSphere
13 11 (0.83%) CMS
14 8 (0.60%) Documentum
14 8 (0.60%) Confluence
15 7 (0.53%) WebLogic
16 6 (0.45%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 124 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 59 (4.45%) MS Office
3 27 (2.03%) MS Project
4 15 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 24 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (1.43%) Oracle ERP
5 15 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.68%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.53%) SAP SRM
8 6 (0.45%) SAP BPC
9 5 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 5 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.38%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.30%) SAP MM
10 4 (0.30%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.30%) BusinessWare
10 4 (0.30%) SAP PLM
11 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (5.43%) Office 365
2 43 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.51%) SaaS
5 9 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (0.53%) PaaS
7 6 (0.45%) IaaS
8 3 (0.23%) HP Helion
9 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.15%) Taleo
10 1 (0.075%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.075%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.075%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.075%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.75%) WAN
2 61 (4.60%) LAN
3 57 (4.30%) SAN
4 54 (4.07%) DNS
5 44 (3.32%) Firewall
6 39 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 28 (2.11%) Internet
8 27 (2.03%) VPN
8 27 (2.03%) DHCP
9 24 (1.81%) SSL
10 22 (1.66%) Network Security
11 21 (1.58%) NAS
12 20 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (1.51%) MPLS
13 18 (1.36%) LDAP
14 15 (1.13%) Unified Communications
15 14 (1.06%) BGP
15 14 (1.06%) VLAN
16 13 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 81 (6.10%) Oracle Database
3 64 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
4 48 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
6 27 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (1.36%) MS Access
8 18 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
10 16 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
10 16 (1.21%) Relational Database
11 14 (1.06%) QlikView
12 13 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (0.98%) MySQL
13 12 (0.90%) RDBMS
13 12 (0.90%) DB2
13 12 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (1.36%) JIRA
2 17 (1.28%) MSI
3 16 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.68%) HP UFT
5 7 (0.53%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.45%) StarTeam
7 5 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (0.38%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.30%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.30%) Selenium
8 4 (0.30%) Subversion
8 4 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.23%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.15%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.15%) Zephyr
10 2 (0.15%) Hudson
General
1 228 (17.18%) Finance
2 76 (5.73%) Telecoms
3 28 (2.11%) Banking
4 27 (2.03%) Billing
5 19 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 17 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (1.21%) Back Office
8 15 (1.13%) Marketing
9 14 (1.06%) Retail
10 11 (0.83%) Publishing
10 11 (0.83%) Legal
11 8 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.45%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.45%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.30%) Advertising
14 3 (0.23%) Military
14 3 (0.23%) Front Office
14 3 (0.23%) Electronics
14 3 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 259 (19.52%) Analyst
2 197 (14.85%) Project Manager
3 154 (11.61%) Consultant
4 133 (10.02%) Architect
5 121 (9.12%) Developer
6 87 (6.56%) Business Analyst
7 64 (4.82%) Data Analyst
8 40 (3.01%) Administrator
9 39 (2.94%) DBA
10 33 (2.49%) Infrastructure Manager
11 32 (2.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 31 (2.34%) Test Analyst
13 28 (2.11%) Data Architect
14 25 (1.88%) Network Engineer
14 25 (1.88%) SQL DBA
15 23 (1.73%) Oracle Consultant
16 22 (1.66%) Migration Engineer
16 22 (1.66%) SAP Consultant
16 22 (1.66%) Technical Architect
16 22 (1.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.37%) .NET
2 36 (2.71%) Web Services
3 26 (1.96%) HTML
4 25 (1.88%) Middleware
5 23 (1.73%) XML
6 20 (1.51%) ASP.NET
7 17 (1.28%) CSS
8 15 (1.13%) SOAP
8 15 (1.13%) REST
9 13 (0.98%) Application Packaging
10 10 (0.75%) JSP
11 9 (0.68%) J2EE
11 9 (0.68%) Java EE
11 9 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (0.60%) AngularJS
13 7 (0.53%) HTML5
14 6 (0.45%) WCF
14 6 (0.45%) JSON
14 6 (0.45%) JMS
15 5 (0.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 157 (11.83%) Data Centre
2 71 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (2.19%) Data Integration
3 29 (2.19%) Client/Server
4 24 (1.81%) Clustering
5 22 (1.66%) NHS
6 20 (1.51%) Management Information System
6 20 (1.51%) Replication
7 18 (1.36%) PKI
8 17 (1.28%) FlexPod
9 15 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.06%) PMI
11 13 (0.98%) Taxonomies
11 13 (0.98%) Visualisation
12 11 (0.83%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.75%) Private Cloud
14 9 (0.68%) User Experience
14 9 (0.68%) Computer Science
15 8 (0.60%) Data Extraction
16 7 (0.53%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 312 (23.51%) Windows
2 119 (8.97%) Linux
3 107 (8.06%) UNIX
4 85 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (5.12%) Windows 7
6 55 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (2.64%) Windows XP
8 25 (1.88%) Solaris
9 22 (1.66%) AIX
10 17 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.53%) VMS
12 4 (0.30%) HPUX
12 4 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.075%) Android
15 1 (0.075%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.075%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (30.07%) Data Migration
2 159 (11.98%) Project Management
3 132 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 100 (7.54%) PRINCE2
6 82 (6.18%) ETL
7 81 (6.10%) ITIL
8 73 (5.50%) Data Modelling
9 69 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
10 65 (4.90%) Validation
11 55 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 54 (4.07%) CRM
13 52 (3.92%) ERP
14 51 (3.84%) Data Analysis
15 48 (3.62%) Business Analysis
15 48 (3.62%) Change Management
16 43 (3.24%) Technical Architecture
17 42 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
18 41 (3.09%) Data Management
19 36 (2.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 248 (18.69%) SQL
2 75 (5.65%) PowerShell
3 39 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 39 (2.94%) Java
4 37 (2.79%) C#
5 25 (1.88%) JavaScript
6 22 (1.66%) VBScript
7 20 (1.51%) C
8 17 (1.28%) VBA
9 16 (1.21%) PL/SQL
10 15 (1.13%) C++
10 15 (1.13%) VB
11 12 (0.90%) Perl
12 11 (0.83%) Python
12 11 (0.83%) Shell Script
13 10 (0.75%) ABAP
14 9 (0.68%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.60%) Korn
16 6 (0.45%) R
16 6 (0.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 266 (20.05%) Security Cleared
2 197 (14.85%) SC Cleared
3 44 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 31 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (2.03%) Degree
7 26 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 26 (1.96%) MCSE
8 24 (1.81%) ISEB
9 22 (1.66%) CCNP
10 19 (1.43%) CCNA
11 17 (1.28%) MCTS
12 15 (1.13%) ISTQB
13 14 (1.06%) MCITP
13 14 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (0.98%) PMP
15 10 (0.75%) MCSA
16 9 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.19%) QA
2 26 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.75%) SLA
4 8 (0.60%) GxP
5 6 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.38%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (0.23%) GAMP
8 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.075%) COBIT
9 1 (0.075%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.075%) PMBOK
System Software
1 172 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 95 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (3.32%) vSphere
4 35 (2.64%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 17 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (1.06%) XenApp
7 14 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.60%) NFS
9 6 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (0.38%) Veritas File System
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.30%) vCloud
12 2 (0.15%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.15%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.15%) NDS
12 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.075%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 47 (3.54%) SCCM
2 31 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (1.21%) SCOM
4 13 (0.98%) Puppet
5 9 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
6 8 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (0.45%) SCVMM
7 6 (0.45%) WSUS
8 5 (0.38%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.30%) WhatsUp Gold
9 4 (0.30%) vMotion
10 3 (0.23%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 280 (21.10%) Microsoft
2 210 (15.83%) Oracle
3 154 (11.61%) VMware
4 97 (7.31%) SAP
5 77 (5.80%) Cisco
6 71 (5.35%) HP
7 57 (4.30%) Citrix
8 45 (3.39%) EMC
9 32 (2.41%) IBM
10 29 (2.19%) NetApp
11 26 (1.96%) Informatica
12 24 (1.81%) Red Hat
13 19 (1.43%) Juniper
14 17 (1.28%) 3PAR
15 16 (1.21%) Ab Initio
16 15 (1.13%) CheckPoint
17 13 (0.98%) Remedy
17 13 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
18 11 (0.83%) Dell
18 11 (0.83%) BMC
Crawley, Sussex
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Depends on level
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Premier IT
Rate: NEG
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £20 - £35 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £18.00 - £21.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Preferred Choice
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago