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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Migration
Rank 105 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1011 883 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.98% 1.83% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.47% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 497 505
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.06 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -40.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £18.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £32.00 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -45.20%

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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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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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 +4 884 £425 +9.67% 130
London +17 401 £450 +5.88% 54
South East +3 166 £420 +13.51% 20
City of London +9 90 £450 +12.50% 20
South West +36 84 £413 +14.18% 8
Scotland +4 64 £400 +14.28% 8
North West 0 57 £410 +24.24% 10
West Midlands -23 50 £375 +6.38% 13
Hampshire +7 48 £396 +41.25% 6
East Midlands +34 44 £350 +3.70% 4
Yorkshire +8 44 £383 +17.69% 13
Berkshire -23 36 £450 - 4
Edinburgh -4 35 £400 +29.03% 4
Wales +6 30 £350 -9.67% 7
Surrey +16 28 £425 +41.66% 3
Manchester +11 26 £375 +10.29% 5
Bristol +15 25 £375 -7.69% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 25 £350 +25.22% 1
South Wales +1 25 £363 -6.45% 5
Cardiff +9 24 £375 -3.22% 2
Wiltshire +12 23 £513 +34.86% 3
East of England -30 23 £313 -21.87% 5
Glasgow +11 22 £350 - 3
Milton Keynes +4 21 £350 +35.13% 1
Reading +1 20 £425 +6.25% 3
Birmingham -16 20 £400 +14.28% 4
Swindon +3 16 £513 +42.36%
West Yorkshire -13 16 £425 +30.76% 8
Oxfordshire -6 14 £500 +33.33% 3
Derbyshire +27 13 £350 -9.56%

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2016 (100.00%) Migration
2 654 (32.44%) SQL
3 486 (24.11%) Finance
4 453 (22.47%) Oracle
5 365 (18.11%) ETL
6 355 (17.61%) SAP
7 315 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 291 (14.43%) Microsoft
9 240 (11.90%) Data Modelling
10 237 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
11 189 (9.38%) Data Analysis
12 188 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 188 (9.33%) Project Management
13 183 (9.08%) Data Mapping
14 178 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
15 177 (8.78%) CRM
16 172 (8.53%) PL/SQL
17 168 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
17 168 (8.33%) Security Cleared
18 165 (8.18%) MS Excel
19 164 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
20 152 (7.54%) ERP
20 152 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
20 152 (7.54%) Validation
21 135 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
22 132 (6.55%) Windows
23 123 (6.10%) Data Management
24 113 (5.61%) Banking
25 112 (5.56%) T-SQL
26 111 (5.51%) Data Quality

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 71 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.24%) SAS
3 22 (1.09%) WebSphere
4 16 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 16 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 10 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (0.50%) IIS
8 9 (0.45%) Lync
8 9 (0.45%) Eucalyptus
8 9 (0.45%) OpenStack
8 9 (0.45%) CMS
8 9 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (0.40%) Apache
10 6 (0.30%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.20%) SAP Portal
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.20%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 165 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 59 (2.93%) MS Office
3 34 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 28 (1.39%) MS Project
5 22 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.30%) SPSS
8 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.15%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.099%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 100 (4.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 77 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 74 (3.67%) Oracle EBS
4 43 (2.13%) Agresso
5 30 (1.49%) SAP HR
6 24 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
7 23 (1.14%) SAP FI
7 23 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
8 22 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
9 20 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
9 20 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
9 20 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
10 19 (0.94%) SAP MM
10 19 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
11 18 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
11 18 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
11 18 (0.89%) SAP CO
12 17 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
13 16 (0.79%) SAP SD
14 14 (0.69%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (0.84%) Office 365
3 12 (0.60%) Force.com
4 11 (0.55%) SaaS
5 7 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.15%) Heroku
7 1 (0.050%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.050%) Taleo
7 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.39%) SAN
2 23 (1.14%) Firewall
3 18 (0.89%) WAN
4 17 (0.84%) LAN
4 17 (0.84%) DNS
4 17 (0.84%) Ethernet
5 12 (0.60%) Wireshark
6 11 (0.55%) Intranet
7 9 (0.45%) SDH
7 9 (0.45%) MPLS
8 8 (0.40%) DHCP
8 8 (0.40%) HTTP
9 7 (0.35%) FTP
10 4 (0.20%) IPsec
10 4 (0.20%) VPN
10 4 (0.20%) Internet
11 3 (0.15%) MVNO
11 3 (0.15%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.15%) Broadband
11 3 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 188 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 178 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
4 101 (5.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 78 (3.87%) Oracle Database
6 75 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 73 (3.62%) Relational Database
8 66 (3.27%) Oracle Reports
9 56 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 44 (2.18%) Oracle ODI
11 39 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 39 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (1.64%) RDBMS
13 29 (1.44%) SAP Data Services
14 23 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
15 22 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
16 21 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
17 20 (0.99%) QlikView
17 20 (0.99%) MS Access
18 19 (0.94%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 57 (2.83%) LSMW
2 31 (1.54%) Toad
3 17 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (0.74%) JUnit
6 14 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (0.69%) ClearCase
7 12 (0.60%) LoadRunner
8 11 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
8 11 (0.55%) MSI
8 11 (0.55%) JMeter
9 10 (0.50%) DbUnit
9 10 (0.50%) StarTeam
9 10 (0.50%) ERwin
9 10 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (0.50%) SoapUI
10 9 (0.45%) Subversion
11 8 (0.40%) Git (software)
12 7 (0.35%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 486 (24.11%) Finance
2 113 (5.61%) Banking
3 86 (4.27%) Retail
4 50 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 35 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 29 (1.44%) Marketing
7 28 (1.39%) Retail Banking
8 26 (1.29%) Billing
9 21 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 20 (0.99%) Legal
11 19 (0.94%) Advertising
12 18 (0.89%) Back Office
13 13 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.60%) Local Government
14 12 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.45%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.25%) Electronics
17 4 (0.20%) Welsh Language
17 4 (0.20%) Automotive
17 4 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 566 (28.08%) Analyst
2 299 (14.83%) Consultant
3 293 (14.53%) Data Analyst
4 276 (13.69%) Developer
5 181 (8.98%) Architect
6 179 (8.88%) Business Analyst
7 174 (8.63%) Project Manager
8 120 (5.95%) Data Consultant
9 106 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
10 103 (5.11%) SAP Consultant
11 101 (5.01%) Data Migration Consultant
11 101 (5.01%) Data Migration Analyst
12 97 (4.81%) Data Manager
13 87 (4.32%) SQL Developer
13 87 (4.32%) Data Architect
14 83 (4.12%) Test Analyst
15 76 (3.77%) Data Migration Manager
16 45 (2.23%) Oracle Consultant
17 44 (2.18%) SAP Analyst
18 43 (2.13%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (4.91%) .NET
2 75 (3.72%) XML
3 64 (3.17%) Web Services
4 41 (2.03%) HTML
5 36 (1.79%) SOAP
6 29 (1.44%) J2EE
7 28 (1.39%) ASP.NET
8 18 (0.89%) jQuery
9 16 (0.79%) WCF
9 16 (0.79%) Middleware
9 16 (0.79%) REST
10 15 (0.74%) WSDL
11 12 (0.60%) CSS
12 11 (0.55%) JMS
12 11 (0.55%) Java EE
13 10 (0.50%) WPF
13 10 (0.50%) Visualforce
13 10 (0.50%) JSP
14 9 (0.45%) XSLT
14 9 (0.45%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 164 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (3.72%) NHS
3 59 (2.93%) Data Structures
4 50 (2.48%) Data Extraction
5 49 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 47 (2.33%) Data Integration
7 33 (1.64%) FMCG
8 26 (1.29%) Data Conversion
9 22 (1.09%) Replication
9 22 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (0.94%) Reference Data
11 14 (0.69%) Computer Science
12 13 (0.64%) Mainframe
13 11 (0.55%) Clustering
13 11 (0.55%) Visualisation
14 10 (0.50%) Derivative
15 9 (0.45%) AS400
15 9 (0.45%) Credit Risk
16 8 (0.40%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 132 (6.55%) Windows
2 73 (3.62%) UNIX
3 63 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 45 (2.23%) Linux
5 17 (0.84%) Windows XP
6 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.50%) Windows Vista
8 9 (0.45%) Solaris
9 8 (0.40%) AIX
9 8 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.20%) SUSE
11 3 (0.15%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.099%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.050%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.050%) NetWare
13 1 (0.050%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2016 (100.00%) Migration
2 365 (18.11%) ETL
3 240 (11.90%) Data Modelling
4 237 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
5 189 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 188 (9.33%) Project Management
7 183 (9.08%) Data Mapping
8 177 (8.78%) CRM
9 168 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 152 (7.54%) ERP
10 152 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 152 (7.54%) Validation
11 135 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
12 123 (6.10%) Data Management
13 106 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 98 (4.86%) PRINCE2
15 75 (3.72%) Data Governance
16 74 (3.67%) Data Architecture
17 72 (3.57%) Business Analysis
18 61 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 654 (32.44%) SQL
2 172 (8.53%) PL/SQL
3 112 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 97 (4.81%) Java
5 45 (2.23%) C#
6 38 (1.88%) JavaScript
7 28 (1.39%) ABAP
8 26 (1.29%) Shell Script
9 21 (1.04%) VBA
10 18 (0.89%) Apex Code
11 17 (0.84%) C
12 15 (0.74%) VB.NET
13 13 (0.64%) PowerShell
14 12 (0.60%) VB
15 10 (0.50%) VBScript
16 8 (0.40%) Perl
16 8 (0.40%) PHP
17 6 (0.30%) XPath
17 6 (0.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 6 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 168 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 87 (4.32%) SC Cleared
3 49 (2.43%) Degree
4 38 (1.88%) DV Cleared
4 38 (1.88%) ISEB
5 34 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 24 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (1.09%) A+ Certification
8 18 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 18 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 13 (0.64%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.45%) MCTS
12 8 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
12 8 (0.40%) MCSE
13 7 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.35%) PMP
14 6 (0.30%) BC Cleared
15 5 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 4 (0.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.51%) Data Quality
2 62 (3.08%) QA
3 8 (0.40%) SLA
4 5 (0.25%) GAAP
5 4 (0.20%) MiFID
5 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.20%) EMIR
6 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.099%) HL7
7 2 (0.099%) GAMP
7 2 (0.099%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.099%) Basel III
7 2 (0.099%) COREP
7 2 (0.099%) FINREP
7 2 (0.099%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.050%) GxP
8 1 (0.050%) GMP
8 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 43 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.40%) vSphere
5 6 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (0.30%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.25%) XenApp
7 2 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.099%) SRDF
7 2 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.099%) UAG
8 1 (0.050%) HDFS
8 1 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.050%) NFS
8 1 (0.050%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.050%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 56 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (0.45%) SCCM
4 7 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
5 6 (0.30%) Data Guard
5 6 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 4 (0.20%) SCOM
8 3 (0.15%) WMI
8 3 (0.15%) Sysprep
9 2 (0.099%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.050%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.050%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.050%) Ionix
10 1 (0.050%) Puppet
10 1 (0.050%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 453 (22.47%) Oracle
2 355 (17.61%) SAP
3 291 (14.43%) Microsoft
4 63 (3.13%) HP
5 56 (2.78%) Informatica
6 50 (2.48%) VMware
6 50 (2.48%) Business Objects
7 46 (2.28%) IBM
8 43 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
9 38 (1.88%) Siebel
10 30 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
11 28 (1.39%) Sybase
12 25 (1.24%) Cognos
13 23 (1.14%) Citrix
14 21 (1.04%) Northgate
15 20 (0.99%) Cisco
16 16 (0.79%) Netezza
16 16 (0.79%) Talend
17 15 (0.74%) Hyperion
18 14 (0.69%) NetApp
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Square One Resources
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
NAK Consulting
Rate: From £225 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £200 to £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harris Global
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Rate: £13.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago