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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Migration Specialist
Rank 618 623 608
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Data Migration Specialist 25 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.024% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £378 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
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 22 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 29 June 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 +7 25 £400 +23.07%
London +12 10 £413 +37.50%
South East -1 4 £425 -
West Midlands - 4 £363 -
East Midlands +6 3 £350 -5.01%
Surrey - 3 £425 -
North West - 3 £400 -
Leatherhead - 2 £425 -
Coventry - 2 £356 -
South West - 1 £375 -
Merseyside - 1 £400 -
City of London - 1 £400 -
Worcestershire - 1 £400 -
Liverpool - 1 £400 -
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £452 -
Berkshire - 1 £413 -
Worcester - 1 £400 -
Warrington - 1 £452 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £350 -

Data Migration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 43 (100.00%) Migration
2 29 (67.44%) Data Migration
3 23 (53.49%) SQL
4 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
5 18 (41.86%) Oracle
6 17 (39.53%) Windows
7 16 (37.21%) Data Centre
8 15 (34.88%) Linux
8 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
10 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
12 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (20.93%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
14 8 (18.60%) ETL
15 7 (16.28%) SUSE
15 7 (16.28%) Unix
16 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
16 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (13.95%) XML
16 6 (13.95%) Data Mapping
16 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
16 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
17 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
17 5 (11.63%) Finance
18 4 (9.30%) Validation
18 4 (9.30%) SAP

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 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.33%) PTC Creo
2 1 (2.33%) Siemens NX
2 1 (2.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Infor LN
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle iStore
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.33%) SAP ECC
1 1 (2.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
1 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) MS Access
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.65%) COM
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) Itk
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) ODBC
3 1 (2.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.33%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.28%) SUSE
4 7 (16.28%) Unix
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Migration
2 29 (67.44%) Data Migration
3 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.93%) Data Cleansing
5 8 (18.60%) ETL
6 6 (13.95%) Data Mapping
6 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Validation
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
8 3 (6.98%) ERP
9 2 (4.65%) Data Enrichment
9 2 (4.65%) Data Reconciliation
9 2 (4.65%) Data Validation
9 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) SOA
10 1 (2.33%) Content Analysis
10 1 (2.33%) Data Architecture
10 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) NFS
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
1 2 (4.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) HP
4 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) EMC
5 2 (4.65%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.33%) Apple
6 1 (2.33%) Baan
6 1 (2.33%) Callidus
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Infor
6 1 (2.33%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.33%) OpenText
6 1 (2.33%) Sage
6 1 (2.33%) Siemens
6 1 (2.33%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.33%) Wyse