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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 128 111 139
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 956 970 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.66% 1.84% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.48% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 511 513
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.53 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.83% -48.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.00 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.51 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.36 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-18.40% -40.00%

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
42637 39139 42428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 74.09% 72.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 26610 24104 24590
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1188 1108 1539
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -10.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £12.20 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £49.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 -13 866 £425 +6.25% 130
London +15 427 £450 +5.88% 50
South East -49 105 £375 -6.25% 23
City of London +11 83 £425 - 15
South West +18 71 £370 +12.97% 10
East of England -13 68 £400 +14.28% 4
North West -5 63 £350 +0.07% 23
Scotland +9 50 £345 -13.75% 4
East Midlands +31 48 £438 +31.57% 2
West Midlands -35 45 £375 -6.25% 7
Hampshire +10 38 £350 -17.64% 6
Manchester -7 28 £325 -7.14% 17
Edinburgh +8 24 £450 +11.80%
Berkshire -11 22 £425 +0.29% 5
Yorkshire -17 22 £313 +1.62% 9
Birmingham -7 20 £438 +16.66% 1
Cheshire +15 19 £463 +12.12% 2
Wiltshire +2 19 £475 - 4
West Yorkshire -3 18 £288 -6.50% 6
Bristol -9 17 £363 +11.53% 2
Glasgow -6 14 £310 -4.61% 3
Bedfordshire -6 13 £400 -
Leeds +1 11 £288 -6.50% 3
Oxfordshire -4 11 £405 +15.71% 1
Somerset -5 11 £320 +48.83% 1
Essex -6 11 £425 -
Southampton -8 11 £285 -32.94% 1
Bedford - 10 £400 -
Suffolk 0 9 £469 +66.66% 2
Cardiff -5 9 £420 +60.00% 3

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1993 (99.80%) Migration
2 586 (29.34%) SQL
3 508 (25.44%) Finance
4 493 (24.69%) Oracle
5 399 (19.98%) SAP
6 332 (16.62%) ETL
7 302 (15.12%) SQL Server
8 257 (12.87%) Microsoft
9 223 (11.17%) Data Cleansing
10 211 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
11 209 (10.47%) CRM
12 191 (9.56%) Project Management
13 188 (9.41%) ERP
14 186 (9.31%) Data Mapping
15 185 (9.26%) Data Analysis
15 185 (9.26%) Data Modelling
16 181 (9.06%) Data Warehouse
17 174 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
18 166 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 163 (8.16%) Security Cleared
20 159 (7.96%) MS Excel
21 153 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
22 148 (7.41%) Validation
23 143 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
24 139 (6.96%) PL/SQL
25 130 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
26 125 (6.26%) Data Management
27 124 (6.21%) Web Services
27 124 (6.21%) XML
28 116 (5.81%) Oracle EBS R12

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 71 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 29 (1.45%) WebSphere
3 26 (1.30%) SAS
4 18 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (0.85%) AquaLogic
6 15 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (0.70%) Apache
8 13 (0.65%) IIS
9 12 (0.60%) MS Exchange
9 12 (0.60%) CMS
9 12 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (0.40%) Lync
11 8 (0.40%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.30%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.25%) Liferay
13 5 (0.25%) Apache ServiceMix
14 4 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.20%) Alfresco
Applications
1 159 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 62 (3.10%) MS Office
3 55 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.55%) MS Project
5 24 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
6 19 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.15%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.10%) SPSS
9 1 (0.050%) Windchill
9 1 (0.050%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 116 (5.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 104 (5.21%) Oracle EBS
3 70 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 66 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
5 63 (3.15%) Oracle Receivables
6 59 (2.95%) Oracle General Ledger
7 48 (2.40%) Oracle Assets
8 43 (2.15%) Oracle Applications
9 29 (1.45%) SAP HR
9 29 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
10 27 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
11 25 (1.25%) Agresso
12 24 (1.20%) SAP FI
12 24 (1.20%) Workday HCM
13 23 (1.15%) SAP CO
14 19 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
15 18 (0.90%) SAP SD
16 16 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
17 14 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
18 12 (0.60%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.05%) Force.com
2 17 (0.85%) SaaS
3 14 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (0.30%) Office 365
7 4 (0.20%) PaaS
8 3 (0.15%) Taleo
8 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.10%) Heroku
9 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.050%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.70%) SAN
2 22 (1.10%) HTTP
3 19 (0.95%) NAS
4 15 (0.75%) Firewall
5 12 (0.60%) WAN
6 11 (0.55%) LAN
6 11 (0.55%) Internet
7 10 (0.50%) LDAP
8 9 (0.45%) DNS
8 9 (0.45%) SSL
8 9 (0.45%) Wireshark
9 8 (0.40%) Ethernet
9 8 (0.40%) FTP
10 7 (0.35%) Network Security
11 6 (0.30%) Intranet
11 6 (0.30%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.25%) SMS
12 5 (0.25%) DHCP
12 5 (0.25%) MPLS
13 4 (0.20%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 181 (9.06%) Data Warehouse
3 166 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 92 (4.61%) Oracle Database
5 89 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 89 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 59 (2.95%) Oracle ODI
8 51 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
9 39 (1.95%) MS Access
10 38 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
11 36 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 33 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 28 (1.40%) MySQL
14 27 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
17 16 (0.80%) Big Data
18 15 (0.75%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 84 (4.21%) LSMW
2 37 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 31 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 23 (1.15%) Toad
5 14 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (0.70%) JIRA
6 12 (0.60%) Subversion
7 10 (0.50%) Maven
7 10 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (0.50%) LoadRunner
7 10 (0.50%) PowerDesigner
7 10 (0.50%) JUnit
7 10 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (0.50%) SoapUI
8 9 (0.45%) Eclipse
8 9 (0.45%) ClearCase
9 8 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.40%) JMeter
9 8 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 508 (25.44%) Finance
2 110 (5.51%) Banking
3 88 (4.41%) Retail
4 76 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 42 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 36 (1.80%) Marketing
8 30 (1.50%) Billing
9 26 (1.30%) General Ledger
10 24 (1.20%) Retail Banking
10 24 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.00%) Legal
12 18 (0.90%) Advertising
13 16 (0.80%) Back Office
14 14 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.65%) Front Office
16 12 (0.60%) Automotive
17 10 (0.50%) German Language
18 9 (0.45%) Local Government
19 7 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 506 (25.34%) Analyst
2 312 (15.62%) Consultant
3 303 (15.17%) Developer
4 236 (11.82%) Data Analyst
5 207 (10.37%) Project Manager
6 199 (9.96%) Business Analyst
7 164 (8.21%) Architect
8 148 (7.41%) Data Consultant
9 134 (6.71%) Migration Consultant
10 124 (6.21%) Data Migration Consultant
11 107 (5.36%) SAP Consultant
12 100 (5.01%) Data Manager
13 86 (4.31%) Data Migration Manager
14 84 (4.21%) Data Migration Analyst
15 65 (3.25%) SAP Data Consultant
16 60 (3.00%) Data Architect
17 59 (2.95%) SQL Developer
17 59 (2.95%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
18 50 (2.50%) Test Analyst
19 48 (2.40%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (6.21%) Web Services
1 124 (6.21%) XML
2 109 (5.46%) .NET
3 71 (3.56%) SOAP
4 45 (2.25%) HTML
5 32 (1.60%) REST
6 29 (1.45%) CSS
6 29 (1.45%) JSON
7 28 (1.40%) Middleware
8 27 (1.35%) WSDL
8 27 (1.35%) XSD
9 26 (1.30%) XSLT
10 24 (1.20%) J2EE
10 24 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
11 21 (1.05%) Silverlight
12 20 (1.00%) WCF
12 20 (1.00%) Visualforce
13 18 (0.90%) ASP.NET
14 17 (0.85%) UDDI
14 17 (0.85%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 211 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (3.46%) Data Integration
3 54 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 46 (2.30%) Data Extraction
5 43 (2.15%) NHS
6 35 (1.75%) Data Conversion
7 23 (1.15%) FMCG
8 22 (1.10%) Computer Science
9 19 (0.95%) Reference Data
10 14 (0.70%) Replication
11 13 (0.65%) Mainframe
11 13 (0.65%) Clustering
12 11 (0.55%) User Experience
12 11 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (0.50%) Pharmacovigilance
14 9 (0.45%) Open Source
14 9 (0.45%) GIS
15 8 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 104 (5.21%) Windows
2 58 (2.90%) UNIX
3 34 (1.70%) Linux
4 25 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (0.95%) Solaris
6 17 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 16 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.55%) AIX
11 9 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.25%) zOS
13 3 (0.15%) CentOS
13 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.050%) Tru64
15 1 (0.050%) VMS
15 1 (0.050%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.050%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.050%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1993 (99.80%) Migration
2 332 (16.62%) ETL
3 223 (11.17%) Data Cleansing
4 209 (10.47%) CRM
5 191 (9.56%) Project Management
6 188 (9.41%) ERP
7 186 (9.31%) Data Mapping
8 185 (9.26%) Data Modelling
8 185 (9.26%) Data Analysis
9 174 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
10 153 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 148 (7.41%) Validation
12 143 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
13 130 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
14 125 (6.26%) Data Management
15 90 (4.51%) Workflow
16 88 (4.41%) Business Analysis
17 86 (4.31%) Change Management
18 84 (4.21%) PRINCE2
19 68 (3.41%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 586 (29.34%) SQL
2 139 (6.96%) PL/SQL
3 98 (4.91%) T-SQL
4 88 (4.41%) Java
5 55 (2.75%) JavaScript
6 49 (2.45%) C#
7 35 (1.75%) VBA
8 32 (1.60%) PHP
9 29 (1.45%) ABAP
10 26 (1.30%) Shell Script
10 26 (1.30%) Apex Code
11 21 (1.05%) VB
12 20 (1.00%) XPath
13 15 (0.75%) C
14 11 (0.55%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.45%) Python
16 8 (0.40%) VBScript
17 7 (0.35%) Perl
17 7 (0.35%) SOQL
17 7 (0.35%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 163 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 107 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 63 (3.15%) Degree
4 26 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 24 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 24 (1.20%) ISEB
6 19 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.75%) PMP
9 15 (0.75%) PMI Certification
10 12 (0.60%) MCITP
11 11 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
12 10 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.30%) ACCA
13 6 (0.30%) CIMA
14 5 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 3 (0.15%) BC Cleared
17 2 (0.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.66%) Data Quality
2 85 (4.26%) QA
3 11 (0.55%) SLA
4 5 (0.25%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.20%) EMIR
5 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.20%) MiFID
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.050%) COSO
7 1 (0.050%) Basel III
7 1 (0.050%) HL7
7 1 (0.050%) GxP
7 1 (0.050%) COREP
7 1 (0.050%) FINREP
System Software
1 25 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.35%) vSphere
4 7 (0.35%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.25%) ISA Server
5 5 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.10%) XenApp
7 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.050%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.050%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.050%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 43 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.60%) SCCM
2 12 (0.60%) Data Guard
3 8 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
4 6 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.20%) Ionix
5 4 (0.20%) Puppet
5 4 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.15%) Salt
6 3 (0.15%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 2 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.050%) PureDisk
8 1 (0.050%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.050%) SCOM
8 1 (0.050%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 493 (24.69%) Oracle
2 399 (19.98%) SAP
3 257 (12.87%) Microsoft
4 78 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
5 71 (3.56%) Informatica
6 62 (3.10%) IBM
7 48 (2.40%) HP
8 41 (2.05%) Business Objects
9 37 (1.85%) Talend
10 30 (1.50%) Siebel
10 30 (1.50%) VMware
11 28 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
12 20 (1.00%) BEA
13 17 (0.85%) Sybase
14 16 (0.80%) NetApp
15 15 (0.75%) JD Edwards
15 15 (0.75%) Sun
15 15 (0.75%) EMC
16 14 (0.70%) Cognos
16 14 (0.70%) Teradata
Bristol, Avon
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Talent International
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £540 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Anglia
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £180 - £240 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago