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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 109 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1026 876 1019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.82% 1.84% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.53% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 513 552
Average daily rate £420 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 29
Average hourly rate £18.66 £16.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.06% -67.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £13.42 £18.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.17 £86.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -67.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -8 944 £423 +0.59% 124
London -3 479 £425 -1.16% 44
South East +4 127 £425 +7.93% 36
City of London -27 117 £425 -0.58% 16
North West -6 73 £380 +8.57% 11
West Midlands -2 59 £400 +45.45% 2
East of England +4 56 £373 -17.22% 11
South West -7 47 £400 +13.47% 8
Berkshire +4 45 £450 +5.88% 9
Yorkshire -16 41 £374 +6.09% 4
Scotland +4 32 £354 -18.67%
Edinburgh -5 29 £338 +10.20%
East Midlands -6 29 £423 +20.71% 6
Manchester -4 25 £375 -25.00% 4
West Yorkshire -23 24 £374 +6.98% 1
Cheshire -4 23 £420 +29.23% 5
Cambridgeshire +10 22 £351 -5.13% 3
Hampshire +6 20 £500 +33.33% 4
Reading +4 19 £488 +14.70% 6
Birmingham -4 19 £405 +35.00%
Buckinghamshire -8 18 £425 +6.25% 1
Nottinghamshire +13 15 £513 +28.12% 4
Nottingham +12 15 £513 +28.12% 3
Milton Keynes -4 15 £425 +6.25%
Lancashire -13 13 £390 -2.50% 1
Leeds -21 13 £413 +16.19% 1
West Sussex +6 11 £350 -6.66% 3
Bristol -15 11 £398 +22.30% 1
Cambridge +11 10 £370 - 2
Warrington +5 10 £420 - 3

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1892 (99.79%) Migration
2 526 (27.74%) SQL
3 430 (22.68%) SAP
4 382 (20.15%) Finance
5 368 (19.41%) Oracle
6 297 (15.66%) ETL
7 276 (14.56%) SQL Server
8 214 (11.29%) Data Cleansing
9 210 (11.08%) Data Modelling
10 203 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 199 (10.50%) CRM
12 191 (10.07%) Project Management
13 185 (9.76%) Data Analysis
14 163 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 162 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
16 145 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
17 139 (7.33%) Validation
18 136 (7.17%) ERP
18 136 (7.17%) MS Excel
19 134 (7.07%) Data Management
20 131 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 129 (6.80%) Data Mapping
22 125 (6.59%) Security Cleared
23 120 (6.33%) LSMW
24 112 (5.91%) .NET
24 112 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
25 105 (5.54%) Oracle Database
26 102 (5.38%) Windows
27 101 (5.33%) PRINCE2
28 98 (5.17%) QA

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 77 (4.06%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 20 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 18 (0.95%) SAS
5 18 (0.95%) Apache
6 15 (0.79%) IIS
7 10 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.42%) CMS
9 8 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.37%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.37%) NetWeaver
11 5 (0.26%) Magnolia
11 5 (0.26%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.21%) SugarCRM
12 4 (0.21%) Liferay
Applications
1 136 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.06%) MS Office
3 37 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.11%) MS Project
5 15 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) Mingle
8 1 (0.053%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.053%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 76 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (3.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 56 (2.95%) Oracle EBS
4 44 (2.32%) SAP FI
5 43 (2.27%) SAP SD
6 38 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
7 37 (1.95%) Oracle Receivables
8 36 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
9 34 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
9 34 (1.79%) SAP CO
10 32 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
11 28 (1.48%) SAP CRM
12 27 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
13 26 (1.37%) Oracle Assets
14 24 (1.27%) SAP MM
15 23 (1.21%) SAP ERP
16 20 (1.05%) Agresso
17 15 (0.79%) SAP HR
18 13 (0.69%) SAP PM
19 11 (0.58%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.84%) SaaS
2 14 (0.74%) Force.com
3 8 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.053%) Office 365
7 1 (0.053%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.16%) DHCP
1 22 (1.16%) DNS
2 17 (0.90%) SAN
3 12 (0.63%) LAN
4 11 (0.58%) Internet
5 10 (0.53%) WAN
6 8 (0.42%) LDAP
7 7 (0.37%) NAS
7 7 (0.37%) DDNS
7 7 (0.37%) Firewall
8 5 (0.26%) VLAN
8 5 (0.26%) FTP
8 5 (0.26%) HTTP
8 5 (0.26%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.26%) Wireless
9 4 (0.21%) Intranet
9 4 (0.21%) SSL
9 4 (0.21%) SMS
10 3 (0.16%) SSH
10 3 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 162 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
3 131 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 105 (5.54%) Oracle Database
5 87 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 80 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 77 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 46 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 44 (2.32%) SAP Data Services
10 40 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
10 40 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
11 32 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
12 31 (1.64%) MS Access
13 28 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
14 27 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 27 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 26 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
16 24 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (1.00%) MySQL
18 18 (0.95%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 120 (6.33%) LSMW
2 32 (1.69%) PowerDesigner
3 21 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 19 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (0.95%) JIRA
6 15 (0.79%) Toad
7 13 (0.69%) Selenium
8 12 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (0.63%) Git (software)
9 11 (0.58%) JDeveloper
10 9 (0.47%) Subversion
11 7 (0.37%) Maven
11 7 (0.37%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.32%) TestDirector
12 6 (0.32%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.21%) Rational Rose
14 4 (0.21%) Ant
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
15 3 (0.16%) Jasmine
General
1 382 (20.15%) Finance
2 91 (4.80%) Banking
3 66 (3.48%) Retail
4 56 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 56 (2.95%) Manufacturing
5 34 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 33 (1.74%) Marketing
7 30 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.37%) Back Office
9 21 (1.11%) Retail Banking
9 21 (1.11%) Legal
10 19 (1.00%) Billing
10 19 (1.00%) Publishing
11 15 (0.79%) Front Office
12 13 (0.69%) Advertising
13 12 (0.63%) Automotive
14 10 (0.53%) Local Government
15 9 (0.47%) Law
16 8 (0.42%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 461 (24.31%) Analyst
2 299 (15.77%) Consultant
3 268 (14.14%) Developer
4 224 (11.81%) Data Analyst
5 207 (10.92%) Project Manager
6 149 (7.86%) Business Analyst
7 136 (7.17%) Data Consultant
8 133 (7.01%) SAP Consultant
9 123 (6.49%) Migration Consultant
10 115 (6.07%) Data Migration Consultant
10 115 (6.07%) Architect
11 107 (5.64%) Data Manager
12 93 (4.91%) Data Migration Analyst
13 79 (4.17%) SAP Data Consultant
14 76 (4.01%) Data Migration Manager
15 72 (3.80%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
16 62 (3.27%) Data Architect
17 58 (3.06%) SAP Manager
18 48 (2.53%) SQL Developer
19 38 (2.00%) Data Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (5.91%) .NET
2 73 (3.85%) XML
3 44 (2.32%) Web Services
4 30 (1.58%) J2EE
4 30 (1.58%) HTML
5 29 (1.53%) Middleware
6 26 (1.37%) SOAP
7 22 (1.16%) Visualforce
8 21 (1.11%) ASP.NET
9 20 (1.05%) .NET Framework
10 18 (0.95%) BAPI
11 17 (0.90%) CSS
11 17 (0.90%) XSD
12 16 (0.84%) XSLT
13 14 (0.74%) LAMP
14 13 (0.69%) jQuery
15 11 (0.58%) WCF
16 10 (0.53%) XML Schema
17 9 (0.47%) Spring
18 8 (0.42%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 73 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 62 (3.27%) FMCG
3 61 (3.22%) NHS
4 60 (3.16%) Data Extraction
5 43 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 25 (1.32%) Data Conversion
7 24 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.05%) Pharmacovigilance
9 12 (0.63%) Statistics
10 11 (0.58%) Open Source
10 11 (0.58%) Replication
10 11 (0.58%) GIS
10 11 (0.58%) Mainframe
11 10 (0.53%) Thin Client
11 10 (0.53%) N-Tier
11 10 (0.53%) Fat Client
11 10 (0.53%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.47%) Reference Data
12 9 (0.47%) Clustering
13 7 (0.37%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 102 (5.38%) Windows
2 55 (2.90%) UNIX
3 37 (1.95%) Linux
4 28 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 19 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (0.53%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.42%) AIX
10 4 (0.21%) CentOS
10 4 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.16%) Solaris
12 2 (0.11%) SUSE
12 2 (0.11%) VMS
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.053%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.053%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1892 (99.79%) Migration
2 297 (15.66%) ETL
3 214 (11.29%) Data Cleansing
4 210 (11.08%) Data Modelling
5 199 (10.50%) CRM
6 191 (10.07%) Project Management
7 185 (9.76%) Data Analysis
8 163 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 145 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
10 139 (7.33%) Validation
11 136 (7.17%) ERP
12 134 (7.07%) Data Management
13 129 (6.80%) Data Mapping
14 112 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 101 (5.33%) PRINCE2
16 81 (4.27%) Data Architecture
17 79 (4.17%) Business Analysis
18 77 (4.06%) Master Data Management
19 73 (3.85%) Workflow
20 66 (3.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 526 (27.74%) SQL
2 97 (5.12%) T-SQL
3 90 (4.75%) PL/SQL
4 80 (4.22%) Java
5 62 (3.27%) C#
6 50 (2.64%) JavaScript
7 39 (2.06%) ABAP
7 39 (2.06%) VBA
8 35 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 26 (1.37%) PHP
10 23 (1.21%) Apex Code
10 23 (1.21%) VB
11 17 (0.90%) C
12 12 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 10 (0.53%) Perl
14 9 (0.47%) R
14 9 (0.47%) Python
15 7 (0.37%) Ruby
15 7 (0.37%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.32%) JCL
Qualifications
1 125 (6.59%) Security Cleared
2 86 (4.54%) SC Cleared
3 47 (2.48%) Degree
4 22 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 16 (0.84%) ISEB
7 15 (0.79%) PMP
8 13 (0.69%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.63%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.53%) MCSE
11 8 (0.42%) CIMA
11 8 (0.42%) ACCA
12 7 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (0.37%) MCP
13 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.32%) ICAEW
14 5 (0.26%) MCITP
14 5 (0.26%) MCAD
15 4 (0.21%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.17%) QA
2 90 (4.75%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.42%) SLA
5 4 (0.21%) TickIT
5 4 (0.21%) GxP
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) GPG13
6 2 (0.11%) COREP
6 2 (0.11%) FINREP
6 2 (0.11%) FATCA
6 2 (0.11%) Basel III
7 1 (0.053%) EMIR
7 1 (0.053%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.053%) HL7
7 1 (0.053%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.053%) GAMP
7 1 (0.053%) Basel II
System Software
1 37 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.16%) vSphere
3 7 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (0.16%) NFS
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.11%) XenServer
6 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.053%) XenApp
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.053%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 45 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.00%) PureDisk
3 5 (0.26%) Data Guard
3 5 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.16%) Puppet
5 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.11%) SCCM
6 2 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.11%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.053%) Control-M
7 1 (0.053%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.053%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.053%) MOM
Vendors
1 430 (22.68%) SAP
2 368 (19.41%) Oracle
3 203 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 74 (3.90%) Informatica
5 70 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
6 51 (2.69%) Business Objects
7 49 (2.58%) IBM
8 28 (1.48%) HP
9 21 (1.11%) Talend
10 17 (0.90%) Siebel
10 17 (0.90%) VMware
11 14 (0.74%) Citrix
11 14 (0.74%) Sybase
11 14 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
12 13 (0.69%) Tableau
12 13 (0.69%) Cerner
13 11 (0.58%) Ab Initio
14 10 (0.53%) Cisco
15 9 (0.47%) Cognos
15 9 (0.47%) EMC
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Square One Resources
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £400 - £454 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Advantage Resourcing
Rate: £23.15 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Rate: From £31,644 to £36,661 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 5 days ago