The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 100 115 147
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +32
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1069 914 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.96% 1.79% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.45% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 484 483
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 24
Average hourly rate £38.75 £31.40 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% -13.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.44 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.50 £41.35 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £31.40 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+23.40% -19.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40453 37287 40858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.06% 72.92% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25028 22615 23509
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1155 1063 1447
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +15 972 £413 +3.25% 182
London +38 487 £450 +5.88% 65
South East -33 135 £370 -10.30% 35
City of London +38 104 £400 -7.24% 24
North West -2 76 £406 +12.06% 18
East of England +12 72 £425 +10.03% 11
South West +4 70 £375 +4.74% 29
Hampshire +7 48 £338 -20.58% 11
Scotland -13 45 £375 -6.25% 3
West Midlands -9 44 £300 -20.00% 8
Berkshire -6 41 £429 -4.72% 8
Yorkshire -7 37 £375 +21.95% 7
Manchester +6 35 £350 - 10
East Midlands +10 29 £425 +25.00% 4
West Yorkshire -7 24 £375 +20.96% 4
Suffolk +3 22 £450 -14.28% 1
Lancashire +5 21 £575 +64.28%
Bristol -2 21 £400 +11.73% 8
Edinburgh -14 21 £350 -17.64%
Wales -4 20 £450 +39.53% 3
Glasgow +3 19 £388 +43.51% 3
Wiltshire +7 17 £475 - 3
Leeds -11 17 £375 +21.45% 2
Essex +10 14 £385 - 3
Birmingham -3 14 £288 -25.80% 3
Blackpool - 14 £575 -
Southampton -1 13 £225 -47.05% 6
Cheshire -3 13 £460 +15.00% 3
South Wales -5 13 £450 +39.53% 3
Warwickshire +7 10 £300 +9.09% 1

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2032 (99.80%) Migration
2 544 (26.72%) SQL
3 484 (23.77%) Finance
4 449 (22.05%) Oracle
5 440 (21.61%) SAP
6 303 (14.88%) ETL
7 299 (14.69%) SQL Server
8 240 (11.79%) Microsoft
9 237 (11.64%) Data Cleansing
10 225 (11.05%) CRM
11 192 (9.43%) Project Management
12 190 (9.33%) Data Modelling
13 182 (8.94%) Data Mapping
14 180 (8.84%) Data Analysis
15 179 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 171 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
17 167 (8.20%) ERP
17 167 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
18 162 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 154 (7.56%) MS Excel
20 148 (7.27%) Validation
21 147 (7.22%) Security Cleared
22 133 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
23 130 (6.39%) Data Management
24 123 (6.04%) XML
25 114 (5.60%) Web Services
25 114 (5.60%) Banking
26 112 (5.50%) .NET
27 108 (5.30%) Windows
28 107 (5.26%) PL/SQL

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 93 (4.57%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.13%) WebSphere
2 23 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 22 (1.08%) SAS
4 18 (0.88%) Apache
5 16 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 15 (0.74%) AquaLogic
7 13 (0.64%) IIS
7 13 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (0.49%) CMS
8 10 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.39%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.34%) Lync
11 5 (0.25%) Apache ServiceMix
11 5 (0.25%) NetWeaver
11 5 (0.25%) Liferay
12 4 (0.20%) Confluence
12 4 (0.20%) Alfresco
Applications
1 154 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 60 (2.95%) MS Visio
3 59 (2.90%) MS Office
4 23 (1.13%) MS Project
5 18 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.098%) Windchill
7 1 (0.049%) Mingle
7 1 (0.049%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 88 (4.32%) Oracle EBS
1 88 (4.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 76 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 50 (2.46%) Oracle Payables
4 48 (2.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 43 (2.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 38 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
7 35 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
8 33 (1.62%) SAP FI
9 31 (1.52%) SAP CO
10 27 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
11 26 (1.28%) Agresso
11 26 (1.28%) SAP SD
12 24 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
13 21 (1.03%) Workday HCM
14 20 (0.98%) SAP HR
15 17 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
15 17 (0.83%) SAP ERP
16 16 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
17 14 (0.69%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 20 (0.98%) Force.com
2 17 (0.83%) SaaS
3 13 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (0.25%) Office 365
6 4 (0.20%) PaaS
7 3 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
7 3 (0.15%) Taleo
7 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.098%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.72%) SAN
2 19 (0.93%) HTTP
3 18 (0.88%) NAS
4 17 (0.83%) Firewall
5 10 (0.49%) LDAP
5 10 (0.49%) WAN
6 9 (0.44%) LAN
6 9 (0.44%) DHCP
6 9 (0.44%) DNS
6 9 (0.44%) SSL
7 8 (0.39%) Internet
8 7 (0.34%) Network Security
8 7 (0.34%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.29%) FTP
9 6 (0.29%) Intranet
10 5 (0.25%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.25%) SMS
11 4 (0.20%) SSH
12 3 (0.15%) VPN
13 2 (0.098%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 171 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
3 162 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 105 (5.16%) Oracle Database
5 95 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 85 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 56 (2.75%) Oracle ODI
9 41 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 41 (2.01%) RDBMS
10 40 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 39 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
12 36 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
13 33 (1.62%) MySQL
14 25 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
15 24 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
16 23 (1.13%) MS Access
17 17 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 90 (4.42%) LSMW
2 34 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 32 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 18 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.74%) Subversion
6 14 (0.69%) JIRA
6 14 (0.69%) PowerDesigner
7 12 (0.59%) Toad
8 9 (0.44%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 9 (0.44%) Maven
8 9 (0.44%) Selenium
9 8 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (0.25%) Rational Rose
10 5 (0.25%) JDeveloper
10 5 (0.25%) TestDirector
11 4 (0.20%) JMeter
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.20%) Ant
11 4 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 484 (23.77%) Finance
2 114 (5.60%) Banking
3 83 (4.08%) Retail
4 63 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 46 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 45 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 35 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 35 (1.72%) Marketing
8 30 (1.47%) Billing
9 26 (1.28%) General Ledger
10 23 (1.13%) Retail Banking
10 23 (1.13%) Back Office
11 21 (1.03%) Legal
12 19 (0.93%) Advertising
13 18 (0.88%) Front Office
14 14 (0.69%) Automotive
15 12 (0.59%) Publishing
15 12 (0.59%) German Language
16 10 (0.49%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 495 (24.31%) Analyst
2 324 (15.91%) Developer
3 297 (14.59%) Consultant
4 228 (11.20%) Data Analyst
5 217 (10.66%) Project Manager
6 196 (9.63%) Business Analyst
7 151 (7.42%) Architect
8 133 (6.53%) Data Consultant
9 121 (5.94%) Migration Consultant
10 116 (5.70%) Data Manager
11 108 (5.30%) Data Migration Consultant
12 104 (5.11%) SAP Consultant
13 94 (4.62%) Data Migration Manager
14 78 (3.83%) Data Migration Analyst
15 68 (3.34%) Data Architect
16 56 (2.75%) SAP Data Consultant
17 52 (2.55%) SQL Developer
18 50 (2.46%) SAP Manager
18 50 (2.46%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
19 41 (2.01%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (6.04%) XML
2 114 (5.60%) Web Services
3 112 (5.50%) .NET
4 54 (2.65%) SOAP
5 50 (2.46%) HTML
6 36 (1.77%) CSS
7 32 (1.57%) JSON
8 27 (1.33%) J2EE
8 27 (1.33%) XSLT
9 25 (1.23%) XSD
9 25 (1.23%) Middleware
9 25 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 24 (1.18%) ASP.NET
10 24 (1.18%) REST
11 23 (1.13%) Visualforce
11 23 (1.13%) WCF
12 21 (1.03%) .NET Framework
12 21 (1.03%) Silverlight
13 19 (0.93%) WSDL
14 18 (0.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 83 (4.08%) Data Integration
2 62 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 56 (2.75%) Data Extraction
4 48 (2.36%) FMCG
5 46 (2.26%) NHS
6 35 (1.72%) Data Conversion
7 27 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 16 (0.79%) Mainframe
9 14 (0.69%) Reference Data
10 13 (0.64%) GIS
10 13 (0.64%) Clustering
11 12 (0.59%) Open Source
12 11 (0.54%) Replication
13 10 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (0.49%) Pharmacovigilance
14 8 (0.39%) SWIFT
14 8 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.39%) CESG
14 8 (0.39%) Derivative
15 7 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 108 (5.30%) Windows
2 62 (3.05%) UNIX
3 39 (1.92%) Linux
4 27 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (0.88%) Solaris
7 17 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 16 (0.79%) AIX
9 15 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.49%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.34%) CentOS
13 4 (0.20%) zOS
14 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.098%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.049%) Tru64
16 1 (0.049%) VMS
16 1 (0.049%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.049%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.049%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2032 (99.80%) Migration
2 303 (14.88%) ETL
3 237 (11.64%) Data Cleansing
4 225 (11.05%) CRM
5 192 (9.43%) Project Management
6 190 (9.33%) Data Modelling
7 182 (8.94%) Data Mapping
8 180 (8.84%) Data Analysis
9 179 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 167 (8.20%) ERP
10 167 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
11 148 (7.27%) Validation
12 133 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 130 (6.39%) Data Management
14 93 (4.57%) PRINCE2
15 84 (4.13%) Change Management
15 84 (4.13%) Workflow
16 83 (4.08%) Business Analysis
17 70 (3.44%) Agile Software Development
18 65 (3.19%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 544 (26.72%) SQL
2 107 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 100 (4.91%) T-SQL
4 84 (4.13%) Java
5 69 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 58 (2.85%) C#
7 42 (2.06%) PHP
8 39 (1.92%) VBA
9 31 (1.52%) ABAP
10 28 (1.38%) Shell Script
10 28 (1.38%) VB
11 26 (1.28%) Apex Code
12 21 (1.03%) C
13 16 (0.79%) XPath
14 10 (0.49%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.44%) C++
15 9 (0.44%) VBScript
15 9 (0.44%) Python
16 8 (0.39%) Perl
17 6 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 147 (7.22%) Security Cleared
2 106 (5.21%) SC Cleared
3 64 (3.14%) Degree
4 25 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 23 (1.13%) ISEB
6 21 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 20 (0.98%) ISTQB
8 16 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (0.79%) PMP
9 14 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 14 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.54%) MCITP
11 10 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.29%) MCP
13 5 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
15 3 (0.15%) ACCA
15 3 (0.15%) CIMA
16 2 (0.098%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (5.01%) Data Quality
2 83 (4.08%) QA
3 11 (0.54%) SLA
4 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.25%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.20%) TickIT
6 2 (0.098%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.098%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.098%) Basel III
6 2 (0.098%) COREP
6 2 (0.098%) FINREP
7 1 (0.049%) FATCA
7 1 (0.049%) EMIR
7 1 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.049%) COSO
7 1 (0.049%) GxP
7 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.49%) vSphere
4 6 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.25%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.098%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.098%) XenApp
7 2 (0.098%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.049%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.049%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 40 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.64%) Data Guard
3 10 (0.49%) SCCM
4 6 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.25%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.20%) PureDisk
6 4 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.15%) Salt
7 3 (0.15%) Ionix
7 3 (0.15%) Puppet
8 2 (0.098%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.098%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.098%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.098%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.098%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.049%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.049%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.049%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 449 (22.05%) Oracle
2 440 (21.61%) SAP
3 240 (11.79%) Microsoft
4 78 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
5 69 (3.39%) IBM
6 62 (3.05%) Informatica
7 43 (2.11%) Business Objects
8 39 (1.92%) HP
9 32 (1.57%) Talend
10 31 (1.52%) Siebel
11 27 (1.33%) VMware
12 19 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
13 16 (0.79%) Sybase
14 15 (0.74%) Cognos
14 15 (0.74%) Sun
14 15 (0.74%) EMC
14 15 (0.74%) BEA
15 14 (0.69%) NetApp
16 13 (0.64%) JD Edwards
17 11 (0.54%) Tableau
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 270 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £50 - £51 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £510.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £575 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £275 - £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £280 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Anglia
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago