The table below looks at the statistics for Data Migration skills 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 over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 101 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1088 867 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.96% 1.68% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.27% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 487 476
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 25
Average hourly rate £15.25 £20.67 £22.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.75 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £40.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.75% -33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41311 38113 35700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.51% 73.71% 71.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27017 23507 20994
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1108 1171 1474
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Data Migration
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Migration within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Migration
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Migration Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Migration
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Migration within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Data Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Data Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Migration within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Data Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Migration
Top 30 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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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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 +19 949 £400 +6.66% 125
London +27 417 £425 - 46
South East +4 189 £375 - 32
South West +43 98 £400 +14.28% 11
City of London +22 92 £434 +8.43% 16
Scotland +20 76 £400 +29.03% 7
West Midlands -4 63 £350 +2.94% 5
Hampshire +12 62 £350 +18.64% 9
North West -5 54 £350 +16.66% 12
Berkshire +17 48 £438 +9.37% 4
Yorkshire -11 43 £381 +33.77% 10
Edinburgh -6 41 £413 +35.24% 4
East Midlands +9 38 £450 +12.50% 3
East of England -30 35 £363 -3.33% 1
Bristol +13 31 £400 +39.13% 1
Wales -3 30 £350 -9.67% 7
Surrey -4 30 £400 -4.19% 5
Glasgow +22 27 £336 -3.92% 2
South Wales +3 25 £350 -6.35% 7
Buckinghamshire -1 25 £320 +25.73% 4
Reading +34 24 £375 +13.20% 1
Cardiff +8 23 £350 -9.67% 4
Wiltshire +4 21 £513 +28.12% 2
West Yorkshire -24 21 £425 +41.66% 6
Milton Keynes -1 20 £290 +26.36% 3
Cheshire +9 16 £475 +50.19% 1
Swindon +1 16 £513 +24.24% 1
Southampton +5 15 £300 +3.44% 3
Somerset +2 15 £338 +3.84% 1
Manchester -8 15 £325 - 9

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data 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 Data Migration.

1 2036 (100.00%) Migration
2 656 (32.22%) SQL
3 474 (23.28%) Oracle
4 461 (22.64%) Finance
5 379 (18.61%) SAP
6 364 (17.88%) ETL
7 328 (16.11%) SQL Server
8 289 (14.19%) Microsoft
9 231 (11.35%) Data Modelling
10 228 (11.20%) Data Cleansing
11 211 (10.36%) CRM
12 199 (9.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 186 (9.14%) Project Management
14 180 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
14 180 (8.84%) Data Mapping
15 176 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
16 174 (8.55%) Data Analysis
17 173 (8.50%) PL/SQL
18 168 (8.25%) MS Excel
19 167 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
20 166 (8.15%) ERP
21 165 (8.10%) Stakeholder Management
22 156 (7.66%) Security Cleared
23 148 (7.27%) Windows
24 146 (7.17%) Validation
25 145 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
26 123 (6.04%) Data Management
27 117 (5.75%) T-SQL
28 112 (5.50%) Banking
29 110 (5.40%) User Acceptance Testing

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data 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 Data Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 81 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.18%) SAS
3 21 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 18 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (0.83%) WebLogic
6 15 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (0.69%) CMS
8 11 (0.54%) IIS
8 11 (0.54%) Lync
9 9 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (0.39%) Eucalyptus
10 8 (0.39%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.39%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.29%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.25%) Apache
12 5 (0.25%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.20%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 168 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 75 (3.68%) MS Office
3 50 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.62%) MS Project
5 25 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.20%) SPSS
8 3 (0.15%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.098%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 89 (4.37%) Oracle EBS
2 84 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 82 (4.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 41 (2.01%) Agresso
5 36 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
6 34 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
6 34 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
7 32 (1.57%) SAP HR
8 26 (1.28%) Oracle Assets
9 21 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
9 21 (1.03%) SAP FI
10 20 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
10 20 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
11 17 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
11 17 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
12 16 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
12 16 (0.79%) SAP MM
12 16 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
12 16 (0.79%) SAP CO
13 15 (0.74%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (0.74%) Force.com
3 13 (0.64%) SaaS
3 13 (0.64%) Office 365
4 10 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.15%) Heroku
5 3 (0.15%) Taleo
6 2 (0.098%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.049%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.049%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.77%) SAN
2 19 (0.93%) Firewall
3 17 (0.83%) WAN
4 15 (0.74%) Ethernet
4 15 (0.74%) LAN
5 14 (0.69%) DNS
6 12 (0.59%) Wireshark
6 12 (0.59%) NAS
7 11 (0.54%) HTTP
8 10 (0.49%) Intranet
9 9 (0.44%) MPLS
10 8 (0.39%) SDH
10 8 (0.39%) FTP
11 6 (0.29%) Internet
11 6 (0.29%) DHCP
12 5 (0.25%) SMTP
13 4 (0.20%) MVNO
13 4 (0.20%) SSL
14 3 (0.15%) TCP/IP
14 3 (0.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (16.11%) SQL Server
2 199 (9.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 176 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
4 102 (5.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 92 (4.52%) Oracle Database
6 81 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 67 (3.29%) Oracle Reports
8 65 (3.19%) Relational Database
9 55 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 55 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
10 47 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 38 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
13 32 (1.57%) RDBMS
14 27 (1.33%) MS Access
15 23 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
16 21 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
16 21 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
17 19 (0.93%) Siebel EIM
17 19 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 56 (2.75%) LSMW
2 33 (1.62%) Toad
3 29 (1.42%) Git (software)
4 23 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
5 17 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (0.79%) JUnit
7 14 (0.69%) ClearCase
8 13 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 13 (0.64%) LoadRunner
9 12 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (0.54%) JMeter
10 11 (0.54%) MSI
10 11 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
11 10 (0.49%) SoapUI
11 10 (0.49%) StarTeam
11 10 (0.49%) Subversion
11 10 (0.49%) DbUnit
12 9 (0.44%) ERwin
13 7 (0.34%) Visual Studio
13 7 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 461 (22.64%) Finance
2 112 (5.50%) Banking
3 85 (4.17%) Retail
4 58 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 42 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 30 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 29 (1.42%) Retail Banking
7 29 (1.42%) Marketing
8 27 (1.33%) Billing
9 25 (1.23%) Legal
10 20 (0.98%) Advertising
11 15 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 15 (0.74%) Back Office
12 13 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.49%) Local Government
14 9 (0.44%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.25%) Law
15 5 (0.25%) Electronics
16 3 (0.15%) Publishing
16 3 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 522 (25.64%) Analyst
2 303 (14.88%) Developer
3 296 (14.54%) Consultant
4 269 (13.21%) Data Analyst
5 184 (9.04%) Project Manager
6 178 (8.74%) Business Analyst
7 173 (8.50%) Architect
8 124 (6.09%) Data Consultant
9 111 (5.45%) Migration Consultant
10 105 (5.16%) Data Migration Consultant
11 98 (4.81%) SAP Consultant
12 93 (4.57%) Data Manager
13 90 (4.42%) Data Migration Analyst
14 85 (4.17%) SQL Developer
15 84 (4.13%) Data Architect
16 74 (3.63%) Data Migration Manager
17 67 (3.29%) Test Analyst
18 46 (2.26%) SAP Data Consultant
18 46 (2.26%) DBA
19 40 (1.96%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (5.21%) .NET
2 101 (4.96%) XML
3 93 (4.57%) Web Services
4 57 (2.80%) HTML
5 50 (2.46%) SOAP
6 31 (1.52%) CSS
7 28 (1.38%) ASP.NET
8 24 (1.18%) WCF
9 23 (1.13%) JSON
9 23 (1.13%) REST
10 22 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
10 22 (1.08%) J2EE
11 18 (0.88%) jQuery
11 18 (0.88%) Middleware
12 16 (0.79%) WSDL
13 13 (0.64%) Visualforce
14 12 (0.59%) JMS
15 11 (0.54%) XSLT
16 10 (0.49%) Java EE
16 10 (0.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 167 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 60 (2.95%) NHS
4 55 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 52 (2.55%) Data Integration
6 47 (2.31%) Data Extraction
7 27 (1.33%) Data Conversion
8 22 (1.08%) Replication
9 21 (1.03%) FMCG
10 20 (0.98%) Computer Science
10 20 (0.98%) Reference Data
10 20 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (0.88%) Mainframe
12 12 (0.59%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.54%) Clustering
14 10 (0.49%) Visualisation
14 10 (0.49%) AS400
15 8 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
16 7 (0.34%) Credit Risk
16 7 (0.34%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 148 (7.27%) Windows
2 72 (3.54%) UNIX
3 62 (3.05%) Windows 7
4 42 (2.06%) Linux
5 21 (1.03%) Windows XP
6 20 (0.98%) Solaris
7 18 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.49%) Windows Vista
12 8 (0.39%) AIX
13 5 (0.25%) zOS
14 4 (0.20%) SUSE
15 3 (0.15%) Windows NT
15 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.098%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.098%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.098%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.098%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2036 (100.00%) Migration
2 364 (17.88%) ETL
3 231 (11.35%) Data Modelling
4 228 (11.20%) Data Cleansing
5 211 (10.36%) CRM
6 186 (9.14%) Project Management
7 180 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
7 180 (8.84%) Data Mapping
8 174 (8.55%) Data Analysis
9 166 (8.15%) ERP
10 165 (8.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 146 (7.17%) Validation
12 145 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
13 123 (6.04%) Data Management
14 110 (5.40%) User Acceptance Testing
15 108 (5.30%) PRINCE2
16 86 (4.22%) Change Management
17 78 (3.83%) Business Analysis
18 77 (3.78%) Workflow
19 74 (3.63%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 656 (32.22%) SQL
2 173 (8.50%) PL/SQL
3 117 (5.75%) T-SQL
4 82 (4.03%) Java
5 56 (2.75%) C#
6 53 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 29 (1.42%) Shell Script
7 29 (1.42%) ABAP
8 27 (1.33%) PHP
9 21 (1.03%) Apex Code
10 20 (0.98%) PowerShell
11 19 (0.93%) VBA
12 17 (0.83%) VB
13 16 (0.79%) C
14 13 (0.64%) VBScript
15 11 (0.54%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.34%) Perl
16 7 (0.34%) XPath
17 6 (0.29%) R
17 6 (0.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 156 (7.66%) Security Cleared
2 82 (4.03%) SC Cleared
3 58 (2.85%) Degree
4 37 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 31 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (1.38%) ISTQB
7 26 (1.28%) ISEB
8 22 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (1.08%) A+ Certification
9 14 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 11 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.44%) MCSE
12 9 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (0.44%) MCITP
13 8 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.39%) MCTS
13 8 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
14 7 (0.34%) CIMA
14 7 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.96%) Data Quality
2 61 (3.00%) QA
3 6 (0.29%) SLA
4 4 (0.20%) EMIR
4 4 (0.20%) MiFID
4 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.098%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.098%) HL7
5 2 (0.098%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.098%) GAMP
6 1 (0.049%) GMP
6 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.049%) GxP
6 1 (0.049%) GAAP
6 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.049%) Basel III
6 1 (0.049%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.049%) COREP
6 1 (0.049%) FINREP
System Software
1 44 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 34 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.44%) VMware ESX
4 9 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.15%) XenApp
7 2 (0.098%) UAG
7 2 (0.098%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.098%) SRDF
7 2 (0.098%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.049%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.049%) vSphere
8 1 (0.049%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.049%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 58 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.69%) Data Guard
3 12 (0.59%) SCCM
4 10 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.29%) Oracle EDQ
6 6 (0.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 4 (0.20%) Ionix
8 3 (0.15%) Sysprep
8 3 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.15%) SCOM
8 3 (0.15%) WMI
9 2 (0.098%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.098%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.049%) PureDisk
10 1 (0.049%) Puppet
10 1 (0.049%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.049%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 474 (23.28%) Oracle
2 379 (18.61%) SAP
3 289 (14.19%) Microsoft
4 65 (3.19%) HP
5 59 (2.90%) Informatica
6 58 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
7 51 (2.50%) IBM
8 48 (2.36%) Business Objects
9 43 (2.11%) VMware
10 39 (1.92%) Siebel
11 33 (1.62%) Sybase
12 30 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
13 23 (1.13%) Talend
14 20 (0.98%) Northgate
15 18 (0.88%) Citrix
15 18 (0.88%) NetApp
16 17 (0.83%) Cisco
16 17 (0.83%) Cognos
17 12 (0.59%) BEA
17 12 (0.59%) JD Edwards
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