The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Migration Specialist role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Migration Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Migration Specialist
Rank 641 636 600
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Data Migration Specialist 23 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.019% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.020% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 15
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Data Migration Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Migration Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +8 22 £350 +7.69% 5
London -13 10 £350 -17.64% 2
West Midlands -6 6 £323 +29.00%
Warwickshire - 5 £323 -
East Midlands +6 2 £350 -22.16% 1
South East -14 2 £419 -
Warwick - 2 £325 -
North East -30 1 - -
North West - 1 £350 - 2
Leatherhead - 1 £425 -
Rugby - 1 - -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £350 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £413 -
Surrey - 1 £425 -

Data Migration Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Migration Specialist in their job title 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 with Data Migration Specialist in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Migration
2 28 (73.68%) Data Migration
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
5 14 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (34.21%) Oracle
7 11 (28.95%) Data Cleansing
7 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
8 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (26.32%) Windows
9 9 (23.68%) ERP
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (21.05%) Data Quality
10 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
10 8 (21.05%) ETL
10 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 8 (21.05%) Linux
11 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
11 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
12 6 (15.79%) Data Mapping
12 6 (15.79%) SAP
12 6 (15.79%) XML
12 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
13 5 (13.16%) CRM
13 5 (13.16%) Unix
14 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
14 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
14 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (10.53%) COM

Data Migration Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Migration Specialist in their job title 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 with Data Migration Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.63%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.63%) PTC Creo
2 1 (2.63%) Siemens NX
2 1 (2.63%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.89%) SAP ECC
2 2 (5.26%) Infor LN
2 2 (5.26%) Sage X3
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.63%) ResourceLink
3 1 (2.63%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.63%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) MS Access
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.89%) Advertising
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) COM
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) Itk
3 1 (2.63%) ODBC
3 1 (2.63%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
1 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) SUSE
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Migration
2 28 (73.68%) Data Migration
3 14 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (28.95%) Data Cleansing
5 9 (23.68%) ERP
6 8 (21.05%) ETL
7 6 (15.79%) Data Mapping
7 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
8 5 (13.16%) CRM
9 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) Validation
11 2 (5.26%) Data Validation
11 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.26%) SOA
12 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.63%) CAD
12 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
12 1 (2.63%) Project Management
12 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) NFS
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) SAP
4 4 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (7.89%) Baan
5 3 (7.89%) NetSuite
5 3 (7.89%) Sage
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Infor
7 1 (2.63%) Adobe
7 1 (2.63%) Apple
7 1 (2.63%) Callidus
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) OpenText
7 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.63%) Siebel
7 1 (2.63%) Siemens
7 1 (2.63%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) WorldPay
7 1 (2.63%) Wyse
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago