The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Data Migration Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Migration Specialist
Rank 637 647 626
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Data Migration Specialist 11 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.022% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.024% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Median daily rate £396 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.54% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £239 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £665 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £340 £363
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Data Migration Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Data Migration Specialist in the job title.

Data Migration Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Migration Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Migration Specialist within the UK.

Data Migration Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Migration Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Migration Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Data Migration Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Migration Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Migration Specialist within the UK.

Data Migration Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Migration Specialist
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 11 £396 +29.91% 1
London -10 3 £306 -37.17%
West Midlands - 3 £210 -
South East +17 2 £425 -
South West - 2 £430 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £430 -
City of London - 2 £306 -
Wiltshire - 2 £430 -
Buckinghamshire +26 1 £500 -
Hampshire - 1 £350 -
Warwickshire - 1 £210 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £500 -
North East - 1 £450 -

Data Migration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Data Migration Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Data Migration Specialist in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Migration
2 26 (72.22%) Data Migration
3 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 16 (44.44%) Oracle
5 14 (38.89%) Windows
6 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
6 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) Linux
7 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
7 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
8 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.22%) ETL
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 6 (16.67%) SUSE
12 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (13.89%) Finance
12 5 (13.89%) MS Office
12 5 (13.89%) Unix
12 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
12 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
12 5 (13.89%) Data Cleansing
13 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
13 4 (11.11%) EMC
13 4 (11.11%) SharePoint

Data Migration Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle iStore
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.78%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
1 3 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.33%) Big Data
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) SUSE
5 5 (13.89%) Unix
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Migration
2 26 (72.22%) Data Migration
3 8 (22.22%) ETL
4 5 (13.89%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) Data Enrichment
6 3 (8.33%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (8.33%) Document Management
6 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Content Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.78%) People Management
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) NFS
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.78%) Callidus
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Informatica
5 1 (2.78%) OpenText
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) Siebel