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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Migration
Rank 107 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1030 950 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.90% 1.80% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.41% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 585 444
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 11
Average hourly rate £15.25 £23.15 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.12% +46.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.16 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.32 £49.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £19.08 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.05% +19.21%

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
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -6 880 £400 -5.32% 166
London -12 382 £438 +2.94% 58
South East +29 172 £375 -11.76% 30
City of London 0 97 £425 +4.61% 17
Scotland +41 77 £375 +7.14% 11
West Midlands +5 71 £406 +3.17% 9
North West -26 64 £400 - 9
South West +22 54 £356 -10.37% 11
Hampshire +25 50 £400 -15.34% 7
Edinburgh +15 45 £360 +6.66% 5
East of England -15 41 £381 +1.46% 8
Wales +26 34 £326 +4.15% 3
Yorkshire -27 34 £381 +5.17% 18
East Midlands -3 33 £400 - 9
Birmingham +14 31 £413 +3.12% 3
Manchester -9 30 £375 - 7
Berkshire -18 28 £400 -5.32% 10
Surrey +21 25 £388 -22.50% 4
Glasgow +17 24 £375 - 1
West Yorkshire -8 24 £370 -7.50% 10
Buckinghamshire +7 22 £350 -17.64% 2
South Wales +17 21 £336 -2.18% 3
Oxfordshire -8 20 £300 -14.28% 3
North East +5 19 £550 - 1
Bristol +9 18 £350 -11.94% 4
Cardiff +27 17 £331 +20.45% 3
Hertfordshire +11 17 £381 -10.47% 3
Warwickshire +7 17 £325 +8.33%
Winchester - 16 £300 -
Cheshire -14 15 £463 +2.77% 1

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2051 (100.00%) Migration
2 617 (30.08%) SQL
3 536 (26.13%) Finance
4 385 (18.77%) ETL
5 355 (17.31%) Oracle
6 336 (16.38%) SAP
7 310 (15.11%) Microsoft
8 307 (14.97%) SQL Server
9 226 (11.02%) Project Management
10 222 (10.82%) Data Cleansing
11 209 (10.19%) Data Modelling
12 203 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
13 196 (9.56%) Data Analysis
14 194 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 193 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
16 184 (8.97%) CRM
17 176 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
18 175 (8.53%) Validation
19 173 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
20 168 (8.19%) Security Cleared
21 163 (7.95%) MS Excel
22 157 (7.65%) Windows
23 153 (7.46%) Banking
24 150 (7.31%) Data Mapping
25 145 (7.07%) PRINCE2
25 145 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
26 129 (6.29%) Data Management
27 126 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 125 (6.09%) ERP
29 122 (5.95%) T-SQL

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 89 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.37%) SAS
3 19 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 17 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (0.83%) IIS
5 15 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (0.68%) Apache
7 8 (0.39%) MQSeries
7 8 (0.39%) CMS
8 7 (0.34%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.29%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.29%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.29%) Eucalyptus
9 6 (0.29%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.29%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 5 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.20%) JBoss
11 4 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 163 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.07%) MS Office
3 38 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.71%) MS Project
5 32 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.15%) SPSS
9 1 (0.049%) Windchill
9 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 84 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 77 (3.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
4 23 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
5 20 (0.98%) Agresso
5 20 (0.98%) SAP MM
6 19 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
7 18 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
8 17 (0.83%) SAP FI
8 17 (0.83%) SAP HR
9 16 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
10 15 (0.73%) HFM
11 14 (0.68%) SAP PP
12 13 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 13 (0.63%) SAP PM
13 12 (0.59%) SAP ERP
13 12 (0.59%) SAP SD
13 12 (0.59%) SAP Payroll
14 11 (0.54%) SAP WM
14 11 (0.54%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.54%) Office 365
4 10 (0.49%) SaaS
5 4 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.15%) Force.com
7 2 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.098%) PaaS
7 2 (0.098%) IaaS
7 2 (0.098%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.049%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.049%) Taleo
8 1 (0.049%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.29%) SAN
2 20 (0.98%) NAS
3 18 (0.88%) WAN
3 18 (0.88%) Firewall
4 16 (0.78%) LAN
5 14 (0.68%) DNS
6 9 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (0.39%) Internet
8 7 (0.34%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.29%) iSCSI
9 6 (0.29%) LDAP
10 5 (0.24%) FTP
10 5 (0.24%) DHCP
11 4 (0.20%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.20%) VPN
11 4 (0.20%) Intranet
11 4 (0.20%) IPsec
12 3 (0.15%) MVNO
12 3 (0.15%) Wireless
12 3 (0.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 203 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
3 194 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 126 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 68 (3.32%) Relational Database
7 60 (2.93%) Oracle Database
8 50 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
11 39 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
12 33 (1.61%) QlikView
13 28 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 28 (1.37%) RDBMS
14 23 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
14 23 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
16 18 (0.88%) Big Data
16 18 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
17 17 (0.83%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 53 (2.58%) LSMW
2 18 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
3 17 (0.83%) Visual Studio
4 16 (0.78%) Subversion
5 15 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 14 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
7 13 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 13 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.49%) Selenium
9 8 (0.39%) JIRA
10 5 (0.24%) ERwin
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.20%) JUnit
11 4 (0.20%) DbUnit
11 4 (0.20%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.20%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (0.20%) Grunt
11 4 (0.20%) Bower
12 3 (0.15%) eggPlant
General
1 536 (26.13%) Finance
2 153 (7.46%) Banking
3 111 (5.41%) Retail
4 50 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 45 (2.19%) Retail Banking
6 40 (1.95%) Marketing
7 35 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.56%) Billing
9 26 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 26 (1.27%) Law
10 25 (1.22%) Back Office
11 23 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 22 (1.07%) Advertising
13 17 (0.83%) Local Government
14 15 (0.73%) Spanish Language
15 14 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.63%) Legal
16 13 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
17 10 (0.49%) General Ledger
17 10 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 610 (29.74%) Analyst
2 288 (14.04%) Developer
3 281 (13.70%) Data Analyst
4 261 (12.73%) Consultant
5 211 (10.29%) Project Manager
6 206 (10.04%) Business Analyst
7 178 (8.68%) Architect
8 102 (4.97%) Data Manager
9 91 (4.44%) Data Migration Analyst
10 89 (4.34%) SQL Developer
11 87 (4.24%) SAP Consultant
12 86 (4.19%) Data Consultant
13 82 (4.00%) Test Analyst
13 82 (4.00%) Data Architect
14 77 (3.75%) Data Migration Manager
15 73 (3.56%) Migration Consultant
16 71 (3.46%) Data Migration Consultant
17 55 (2.68%) Test Manager
18 48 (2.34%) Functional Consultant
18 48 (2.34%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (3.80%) .NET
2 73 (3.56%) XML
3 42 (2.05%) J2EE
4 36 (1.76%) Web Services
5 26 (1.27%) HTML
5 26 (1.27%) ASP.NET
6 22 (1.07%) J2SE
7 21 (1.02%) JSP
8 20 (0.98%) SOAP
8 20 (0.98%) REST
9 16 (0.78%) CSS
10 11 (0.54%) JavaBeans
10 11 (0.54%) Java EE
10 11 (0.54%) JSON
11 9 (0.44%) EDI
11 9 (0.44%) XML Schema
11 9 (0.44%) jQuery
12 8 (0.39%) Servlets
12 8 (0.39%) EJB
12 8 (0.39%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 145 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (4.34%) NHS
3 74 (3.61%) Data Integration
4 63 (3.07%) Data Structures
5 43 (2.10%) Data Extraction
6 39 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 26 (1.27%) FMCG
8 24 (1.17%) Replication
9 19 (0.93%) Clustering
10 17 (0.83%) Computer Science
11 15 (0.73%) Data Conversion
12 14 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.59%) Derivative
14 11 (0.54%) User Experience
14 11 (0.54%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.49%) Reference Data
15 10 (0.49%) CLARiiON
15 10 (0.49%) GIS
16 9 (0.44%) N-Tier
16 9 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 157 (7.65%) Windows
2 70 (3.41%) UNIX
2 70 (3.41%) Linux
3 33 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 23 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.73%) Solaris
8 11 (0.54%) AIX
9 9 (0.44%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.39%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.24%) Windows NT
11 5 (0.24%) HPUX
12 3 (0.15%) Fedora
12 3 (0.15%) CentOS
13 2 (0.098%) SUSE
13 2 (0.098%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.049%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.049%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2051 (100.00%) Migration
2 385 (18.77%) ETL
3 226 (11.02%) Project Management
4 222 (10.82%) Data Cleansing
5 209 (10.19%) Data Modelling
6 196 (9.56%) Data Analysis
7 193 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
8 184 (8.97%) CRM
9 176 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
10 175 (8.53%) Validation
11 173 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 150 (7.31%) Data Mapping
13 145 (7.07%) PRINCE2
14 129 (6.29%) Data Management
15 125 (6.09%) ERP
16 117 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
17 89 (4.34%) Data Governance
18 87 (4.24%) Business Analysis
19 85 (4.14%) ITIL
20 68 (3.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 617 (30.08%) SQL
2 122 (5.95%) T-SQL
3 91 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 86 (4.19%) Java
5 41 (2.00%) C#
6 33 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 31 (1.51%) VBA
8 23 (1.12%) ABAP
9 18 (0.88%) C
10 13 (0.63%) VB
10 13 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 11 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 10 (0.49%) Scala
12 10 (0.49%) VB.NET
13 8 (0.39%) PHP
14 7 (0.34%) XPath
15 5 (0.24%) R
15 5 (0.24%) Perl
15 5 (0.24%) X++
15 5 (0.24%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 168 (8.19%) Security Cleared
2 108 (5.27%) SC Cleared
3 73 (3.56%) ISEB
4 60 (2.93%) Degree
5 47 (2.29%) ISTQB
6 26 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (1.07%) PMI Certification
8 20 (0.98%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.78%) PMP
10 13 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 10 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.39%) A+ Certification
15 7 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.34%) MCSE
16 5 (0.24%) APMP
17 4 (0.20%) MCTS
17 4 (0.20%) MCITP
18 3 (0.15%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.46%) Data Quality
2 63 (3.07%) QA
3 13 (0.63%) SLA
4 11 (0.54%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.44%) HL7
6 6 (0.29%) GAAP
7 4 (0.20%) COREP
7 4 (0.20%) FINREP
8 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.098%) GAMP
9 2 (0.098%) GxP
9 2 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.098%) Basel III
9 2 (0.098%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.049%) P3O
10 1 (0.049%) FATCA
10 1 (0.049%) GMP
10 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 59 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 39 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.93%) vSphere
4 17 (0.83%) VMware ESX
5 14 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.44%) XenApp
7 7 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.24%) NFS
9 4 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.20%) Ceph
10 3 (0.15%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.098%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.049%) HDFS
12 1 (0.049%) UAG
12 1 (0.049%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.049%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.049%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.049%) SRDF
12 1 (0.049%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 42 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.68%) SCCM
3 10 (0.49%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (0.24%) SCOM
6 4 (0.20%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.20%) OpenView
6 4 (0.20%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (0.20%) Jitterbit
7 2 (0.098%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.098%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.098%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.049%) DBAmp
8 1 (0.049%) vMotion
8 1 (0.049%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.049%) Puppet
8 1 (0.049%) EMC TimeFinder
8 1 (0.049%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (0.049%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 355 (17.31%) Oracle
2 336 (16.38%) SAP
3 310 (15.11%) Microsoft
4 62 (3.02%) Informatica
5 61 (2.97%) VMware
6 57 (2.78%) HP
7 54 (2.63%) IBM
7 54 (2.63%) Business Objects
8 35 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 33 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
10 31 (1.51%) Citrix
11 29 (1.41%) Cisco
11 29 (1.41%) NetApp
12 27 (1.32%) Netezza
13 25 (1.22%) Cognos
14 22 (1.07%) Siebel
15 20 (0.98%) Sybase
16 19 (0.93%) 3PAR
17 18 (0.88%) EMC
17 18 (0.88%) Talend
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