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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 103 108 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +30
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1063 982 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.89% 1.87% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.55% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 508 515
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.02 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.85% -43.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.00 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.91 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -26.66%

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
41740 38461 41085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.13% 73.30% 70.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25873 23589 23801
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £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 1149 1035 1459
Average hourly rate £22.88 £27.80 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -11.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +1 966 £425 +6.25% 155
London +40 501 £450 +5.88% 64
South East -32 126 £373 -6.87% 23
City of London +33 110 £413 -2.94% 19
East of England +14 74 £408 +12.41% 5
South West -1 71 £400 +12.99% 15
North West -7 63 £388 +10.71% 19
Scotland +7 53 £375 -6.25% 10
Hampshire +9 46 £285 -32.94% 4
West Midlands -30 40 £331 -17.18% 8
East Midlands +26 38 £450 +32.35% 3
Berkshire -6 35 £444 -1.38% 8
Yorkshire -10 32 £375 +21.95% 13
Manchester -5 30 £325 -7.14% 8
West Yorkshire 0 27 £375 +21.95% 8
Bristol -4 23 £375 +9.80% 1
Edinburgh -5 23 £415 +0.30% 3
Glasgow +7 20 £381 +17.30% 6
Suffolk +4 20 £463 +32.14% 1
Cheshire +8 18 £463 +15.62% 5
Leeds +5 16 £375 +21.95% 4
Southampton 0 14 £231 -45.58%
Birmingham -4 14 £400 - 2
Wiltshire -7 14 £488 - 4
Bedfordshire -7 13 £413 - 1
Essex +1 11 £431 +43.75% 1
Somerset 0 11 £310 +44.18% 3
Wales -11 10 £450 +39.53% 3
Bedford - 10 £408 - 1
Maidenhead - 10 £225 -

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2009 (99.80%) Migration
2 569 (28.27%) SQL
3 502 (24.94%) Finance
4 483 (23.99%) Oracle
5 405 (20.12%) SAP
6 318 (15.80%) ETL
7 305 (15.15%) SQL Server
8 247 (12.27%) Microsoft
9 237 (11.77%) Data Cleansing
10 236 (11.72%) CRM
11 192 (9.54%) Project Management
11 192 (9.54%) Data Analysis
12 191 (9.49%) Data Modelling
13 185 (9.19%) Data Mapping
14 178 (8.84%) ERP
15 176 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 164 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
17 161 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
18 160 (7.95%) MS Excel
19 155 (7.70%) Business Intelligence
20 152 (7.55%) Validation
21 147 (7.30%) Security Cleared
22 127 (6.31%) PL/SQL
22 127 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
23 123 (6.11%) Web Services
24 122 (6.06%) XML
24 122 (6.06%) Data Management
25 114 (5.66%) Banking
26 113 (5.61%) .NET
27 109 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 83 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.19%) SAS
2 24 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 20 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (0.79%) Apache
5 15 (0.75%) AquaLogic
5 15 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (0.65%) MS Exchange
7 12 (0.60%) IIS
7 12 (0.60%) CMS
8 10 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (0.35%) Lync
10 6 (0.30%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.25%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.20%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.20%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 160 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 60 (2.98%) MS Visio
2 60 (2.98%) MS Office
3 29 (1.44%) MS Project
4 21 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 18 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.050%) Mingle
6 1 (0.050%) SPSS
6 1 (0.050%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 109 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 99 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
3 82 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 64 (3.18%) Oracle Payables
5 61 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
6 56 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
7 47 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
8 46 (2.29%) Oracle Assets
9 27 (1.34%) SAP FI
9 27 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
10 26 (1.29%) SAP CO
11 25 (1.24%) Agresso
12 24 (1.19%) Workday HCM
13 23 (1.14%) SAP HR
14 22 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
15 21 (1.04%) SAP SD
15 21 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
16 14 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
17 13 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
18 12 (0.60%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.09%) Force.com
2 18 (0.89%) SaaS
3 13 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.25%) Office 365
7 4 (0.20%) PaaS
8 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.15%) Taleo
9 2 (0.099%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.099%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.79%) SAN
2 21 (1.04%) HTTP
3 19 (0.94%) NAS
4 15 (0.75%) Firewall
5 14 (0.70%) WAN
6 13 (0.65%) LAN
7 11 (0.55%) SSL
8 10 (0.50%) LDAP
8 10 (0.50%) DNS
9 8 (0.40%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.40%) Internet
10 7 (0.35%) Intranet
10 7 (0.35%) Network Security
10 7 (0.35%) FTP
11 6 (0.30%) DHCP
11 6 (0.30%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.25%) SMS
12 5 (0.25%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.15%) SSH
13 3 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 176 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 161 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 96 (4.77%) Oracle Database
5 92 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 87 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 84 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 61 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
9 46 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
10 39 (1.94%) RDBMS
11 38 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
11 38 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
12 30 (1.49%) MySQL
13 29 (1.44%) MS Access
14 22 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
16 14 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 88 (4.37%) LSMW
2 38 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
3 33 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 20 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.75%) Toad
6 14 (0.70%) Subversion
7 13 (0.65%) JIRA
8 11 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
9 9 (0.45%) Maven
9 9 (0.45%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (0.40%) Selenium
11 7 (0.35%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.35%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (0.35%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.30%) JUnit
13 5 (0.25%) Ant
13 5 (0.25%) TestDirector
13 5 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 502 (24.94%) Finance
2 114 (5.66%) Banking
3 89 (4.42%) Retail
4 67 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 45 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 39 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 36 (1.79%) Marketing
8 33 (1.64%) Billing
9 29 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.19%) General Ledger
11 23 (1.14%) Retail Banking
12 21 (1.04%) Legal
13 20 (0.99%) Advertising
14 17 (0.84%) Back Office
15 14 (0.70%) Front Office
16 13 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.65%) Automotive
17 9 (0.45%) Publishing
17 9 (0.45%) Local Government
17 9 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 496 (24.64%) Analyst
2 316 (15.70%) Developer
3 314 (15.60%) Consultant
4 227 (11.28%) Data Analyst
5 218 (10.83%) Project Manager
6 200 (9.94%) Business Analyst
7 153 (7.60%) Architect
8 151 (7.50%) Data Consultant
9 137 (6.81%) Migration Consultant
10 124 (6.16%) Data Migration Consultant
11 110 (5.46%) Data Manager
12 107 (5.32%) SAP Consultant
13 93 (4.62%) Data Migration Manager
14 79 (3.92%) Data Migration Analyst
15 63 (3.13%) SAP Data Consultant
16 62 (3.08%) Data Architect
17 56 (2.78%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
18 53 (2.63%) SQL Developer
19 44 (2.19%) SAP Manager
20 41 (2.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (6.11%) Web Services
2 122 (6.06%) XML
3 113 (5.61%) .NET
4 62 (3.08%) SOAP
5 46 (2.29%) HTML
6 33 (1.64%) CSS
7 30 (1.49%) JSON
8 29 (1.44%) REST
9 27 (1.34%) XSD
9 27 (1.34%) XSLT
10 25 (1.24%) Middleware
11 24 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
12 23 (1.14%) J2EE
12 23 (1.14%) Visualforce
13 22 (1.09%) ASP.NET
13 22 (1.09%) WSDL
13 22 (1.09%) WCF
14 20 (0.99%) Silverlight
15 17 (0.84%) jQuery
16 16 (0.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (3.58%) Data Integration
2 55 (2.73%) Management Information System
3 50 (2.48%) Data Extraction
4 42 (2.09%) NHS
5 34 (1.69%) Data Conversion
6 29 (1.44%) FMCG
7 25 (1.24%) Computer Science
8 18 (0.89%) Reference Data
9 15 (0.75%) Replication
10 13 (0.65%) Mainframe
10 13 (0.65%) Clustering
11 10 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.45%) Open Source
12 9 (0.45%) GIS
13 8 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (0.40%) CESG
13 8 (0.40%) Derivative
14 7 (0.35%) Statistics
14 7 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 104 (5.17%) Windows
2 63 (3.13%) UNIX
3 40 (1.99%) Linux
4 24 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (0.94%) Solaris
7 16 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 15 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (0.75%) AIX
9 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.45%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.30%) CentOS
12 4 (0.20%) zOS
13 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.099%) 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 2009 (99.80%) Migration
2 318 (15.80%) ETL
3 237 (11.77%) Data Cleansing
4 236 (11.72%) CRM
5 192 (9.54%) Project Management
5 192 (9.54%) Data Analysis
6 191 (9.49%) Data Modelling
7 185 (9.19%) Data Mapping
8 178 (8.84%) ERP
9 164 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 155 (7.70%) Business Intelligence
11 152 (7.55%) Validation
12 127 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 122 (6.06%) Data Management
14 90 (4.47%) Change Management
15 89 (4.42%) PRINCE2
16 87 (4.32%) Business Analysis
17 84 (4.17%) Workflow
18 67 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
19 59 (2.93%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 569 (28.27%) SQL
2 127 (6.31%) PL/SQL
3 104 (5.17%) T-SQL
4 86 (4.27%) Java
5 59 (2.93%) JavaScript
6 54 (2.68%) C#
7 37 (1.84%) PHP
8 36 (1.79%) VBA
9 29 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 28 (1.39%) Apex Code
11 26 (1.29%) ABAP
12 21 (1.04%) VB
13 19 (0.94%) C
14 17 (0.84%) XPath
15 9 (0.45%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.45%) Python
16 7 (0.35%) VBScript
16 7 (0.35%) C++
16 7 (0.35%) Perl
17 6 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 147 (7.30%) Security Cleared
2 102 (5.07%) SC Cleared
3 62 (3.08%) Degree
4 24 (1.19%) DV Cleared
4 24 (1.19%) ISEB
4 24 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 18 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (0.89%) PMP
7 17 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 15 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (0.60%) MCITP
10 9 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.30%) ACCA
11 6 (0.30%) CIMA
11 6 (0.30%) MCP
12 5 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
14 3 (0.15%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.099%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (5.02%) Data Quality
2 85 (4.22%) QA
3 12 (0.60%) 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 (0.099%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.099%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.050%) COSO
7 1 (0.050%) Basel III
7 1 (0.050%) GxP
7 1 (0.050%) COREP
7 1 (0.050%) FINREP
System Software
1 26 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.35%) vSphere
4 7 (0.35%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.25%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.099%) XenApp
8 2 (0.099%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.050%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.050%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.65%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.55%) SCCM
4 7 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
5 6 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (0.25%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.20%) Ionix
8 3 (0.15%) Puppet
8 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.15%) Salt
9 2 (0.099%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.099%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.099%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.099%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.099%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 2 (0.099%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.050%) PureDisk
10 1 (0.050%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 483 (23.99%) Oracle
2 405 (20.12%) SAP
3 247 (12.27%) Microsoft
4 77 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
5 68 (3.38%) Informatica
6 57 (2.83%) IBM
7 40 (1.99%) HP
7 40 (1.99%) Business Objects
8 39 (1.94%) Siebel
9 38 (1.89%) Talend
10 33 (1.64%) VMware
11 23 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
12 18 (0.89%) NetApp
13 16 (0.79%) Sybase
13 16 (0.79%) Sun
14 15 (0.75%) EMC
14 15 (0.75%) BEA
14 15 (0.75%) JD Edwards
15 14 (0.70%) Cisco
16 12 (0.60%) Cognos
City, London
Montash
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £325 - 355 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago