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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Migration
Rank 100 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1017 959 862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.94% 1.91% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.55% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 524 495
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
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 £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 25
Average hourly rate £23.85 £15.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.83% -48.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £12.52 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £42.40 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.85 £15.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+53.83% -49.18%

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
39834 37606 32717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.91% 74.82% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25112 22628 19457
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1043 1134 1178
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -14 887 £425 +6.25% 136
London +1 407 £450 +5.88% 38
South East -12 156 £425 +3.65% 28
City of London -2 84 £425 +4.61% 12
North West +1 78 £410 +17.14% 11
South West +7 76 £406 -1.51% 14
Scotland +35 75 £375 +5.63% 2
East Midlands +28 50 £350 -9.56% 4
West Midlands -30 47 £340 -2.85% 9
Edinburgh +17 46 £380 +22.58% 1
Hampshire +12 44 £396 +36.37% 4
Manchester +15 40 £388 +10.71% 5
Yorkshire 0 32 £425 +49.12% 14
Buckinghamshire +13 29 £365 -10.15% 6
East of England -21 29 £400 +3.22% 12
Bristol +8 27 £375 - 3
Glasgow +23 25 £363 - 1
Surrey +19 25 £413 +37.50% 8
Wales +4 25 £400 +3.22% 5
Milton Keynes +11 24 £400 - 2
Birmingham -16 23 £375 - 2
Berkshire -41 22 £440 -7.36% 2
Oxfordshire +5 21 £500 +36.98% 3
South Wales +7 20 £400 +3.22% 2
Cardiff +7 18 £400 +3.22% 1
Wiltshire +6 17 £513 +19.18% 2
Cheshire +5 16 £475 +26.66% 3
Reading -5 15 £425 -5.55%
Derbyshire +19 14 £350 -9.56% 2
West Yorkshire -17 14 £425 +49.12% 7

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2016 (100.00%) Migration
2 636 (31.55%) SQL
3 487 (24.16%) Finance
4 412 (20.44%) Oracle
5 360 (17.86%) ETL
6 333 (16.52%) SAP
7 294 (14.58%) Microsoft
8 292 (14.48%) SQL Server
9 227 (11.26%) Data Cleansing
10 223 (11.06%) Data Modelling
11 209 (10.37%) Project Management
12 192 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
13 177 (8.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 171 (8.48%) CRM
14 171 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
15 169 (8.38%) Data Analysis
16 166 (8.23%) Security Cleared
17 164 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
18 158 (7.84%) Data Mapping
19 153 (7.59%) MS Excel
20 152 (7.54%) PL/SQL
20 152 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
21 146 (7.24%) Agile Software Development
22 144 (7.14%) Windows
23 143 (7.09%) Validation
24 130 (6.45%) ERP
25 124 (6.15%) Banking
25 124 (6.15%) Data Management
26 112 (5.56%) T-SQL
27 106 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 72 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.04%) SAS
3 19 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (0.89%) WebSphere
5 14 (0.69%) MS Exchange
5 14 (0.69%) WebLogic
6 12 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 10 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.45%) CMS
8 9 (0.45%) IIS
8 9 (0.45%) Apache
9 7 (0.35%) Lync
10 6 (0.30%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.30%) Eucalyptus
11 5 (0.25%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.20%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.20%) SAP Portal
12 4 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 153 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 60 (2.98%) MS Office
3 28 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.14%) MS Project
4 23 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.25%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.20%) SPSS
8 3 (0.15%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.099%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.050%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 87 (4.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 73 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 62 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
4 45 (2.23%) Agresso
5 25 (1.24%) SAP HR
5 25 (1.24%) SAP MM
6 23 (1.14%) SAP FI
7 20 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
8 17 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (0.84%) SAP CO
8 17 (0.84%) SAP PM
9 16 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
10 15 (0.74%) SAP PP
10 15 (0.74%) HFM
10 15 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
11 14 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
11 14 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
12 13 (0.64%) SAP SD
12 13 (0.64%) SAP CRM
12 13 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (0.84%) Office 365
3 13 (0.64%) SaaS
4 11 (0.55%) Force.com
5 6 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.099%) IaaS
7 2 (0.099%) PaaS
8 1 (0.050%) Heroku
8 1 (0.050%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.050%) Taleo
8 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.54%) SAN
2 28 (1.39%) Firewall
3 17 (0.84%) WAN
4 15 (0.74%) LAN
5 14 (0.69%) Ethernet
5 14 (0.69%) DNS
6 9 (0.45%) Intranet
6 9 (0.45%) SDH
6 9 (0.45%) MPLS
7 8 (0.40%) Wireshark
7 8 (0.40%) DHCP
7 8 (0.40%) Internet
8 7 (0.35%) FTP
9 6 (0.30%) NAS
10 4 (0.20%) VPN
10 4 (0.20%) IPsec
11 3 (0.15%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.15%) SMTP
11 3 (0.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (14.48%) SQL Server
2 192 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 177 (8.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 102 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 72 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 71 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 58 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
9 55 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 45 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 38 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 31 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
13 30 (1.49%) RDBMS
14 28 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
15 25 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
16 23 (1.14%) QlikView
17 22 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
18 18 (0.89%) PowerCenter
18 18 (0.89%) MySQL
18 18 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (2.33%) LSMW
2 28 (1.39%) Toad
3 17 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
5 13 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (0.60%) JUnit
7 11 (0.55%) ClearCase
7 11 (0.55%) JMeter
7 11 (0.55%) Selenium
8 10 (0.50%) StarTeam
8 10 (0.50%) MSI
9 9 (0.45%) LoadRunner
10 8 (0.40%) ERwin
10 8 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (0.35%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.35%) DbUnit
11 7 (0.35%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.30%) Subversion
12 6 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 487 (24.16%) Finance
2 124 (6.15%) Banking
3 91 (4.51%) Retail
4 43 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 34 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 34 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 34 (1.69%) Marketing
6 24 (1.19%) Billing
7 21 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.04%) Advertising
8 20 (0.99%) Back Office
9 18 (0.89%) Local Government
10 16 (0.79%) Legal
11 15 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.64%) Portuguese Language
14 9 (0.45%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.35%) Publishing
15 7 (0.35%) Law
16 5 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 558 (27.68%) Analyst
2 282 (13.99%) Developer
3 280 (13.89%) Data Analyst
4 273 (13.54%) Consultant
5 192 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 175 (8.68%) Business Analyst
6 175 (8.68%) Architect
7 107 (5.31%) Data Manager
8 100 (4.96%) Data Consultant
9 94 (4.66%) Data Migration Analyst
10 93 (4.61%) SAP Consultant
11 89 (4.41%) Test Analyst
12 88 (4.37%) Data Architect
12 88 (4.37%) Migration Consultant
12 88 (4.37%) SQL Developer
13 84 (4.17%) Data Migration Consultant
14 81 (4.02%) Data Migration Manager
15 49 (2.43%) DBA
16 48 (2.38%) Oracle Consultant
17 45 (2.23%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (4.86%) .NET
2 70 (3.47%) XML
3 52 (2.58%) Web Services
4 44 (2.18%) HTML
5 36 (1.79%) J2EE
6 30 (1.49%) ASP.NET
7 26 (1.29%) SOAP
8 15 (0.74%) CSS
8 15 (0.74%) jQuery
8 15 (0.74%) REST
9 14 (0.69%) WCF
10 12 (0.60%) JSP
11 11 (0.55%) J2SE
12 10 (0.50%) WSDL
12 10 (0.50%) WPF
12 10 (0.50%) Visualforce
13 9 (0.45%) JMS
14 8 (0.40%) JAXB
14 8 (0.40%) Middleware
14 8 (0.40%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 152 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (4.17%) NHS
3 59 (2.93%) Data Structures
4 47 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 46 (2.28%) Data Extraction
6 45 (2.23%) Data Integration
7 36 (1.79%) FMCG
8 23 (1.14%) Replication
9 21 (1.04%) Data Conversion
9 21 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (0.79%) Clustering
11 13 (0.64%) Mainframe
12 12 (0.60%) Computer Science
13 11 (0.55%) Visualisation
13 11 (0.55%) Reference Data
14 10 (0.50%) User Experience
14 10 (0.50%) Derivative
15 8 (0.40%) Informatics
15 8 (0.40%) AS400
16 7 (0.35%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 144 (7.14%) Windows
2 67 (3.32%) UNIX
3 60 (2.98%) Windows 7
4 50 (2.48%) Linux
5 16 (0.79%) Windows XP
6 15 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.55%) Solaris
10 10 (0.50%) Windows Vista
10 10 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.40%) AIX
11 8 (0.40%) Windows 2000
12 7 (0.35%) Windows NT
13 5 (0.25%) HPUX
14 4 (0.20%) SUSE
15 3 (0.15%) Fedora
15 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.15%) CentOS
16 2 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2016 (100.00%) Migration
2 360 (17.86%) ETL
3 227 (11.26%) Data Cleansing
4 223 (11.06%) Data Modelling
5 209 (10.37%) Project Management
6 171 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
6 171 (8.48%) CRM
7 169 (8.38%) Data Analysis
8 164 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 158 (7.84%) Data Mapping
10 146 (7.24%) Agile Software Development
11 143 (7.09%) Validation
12 130 (6.45%) ERP
13 124 (6.15%) Data Management
14 106 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
15 105 (5.21%) PRINCE2
16 84 (4.17%) Data Governance
17 74 (3.67%) Business Analysis
18 71 (3.52%) Data Architecture
19 65 (3.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 636 (31.55%) SQL
2 152 (7.54%) PL/SQL
3 112 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 99 (4.91%) Java
5 47 (2.33%) C#
6 41 (2.03%) JavaScript
7 25 (1.24%) ABAP
8 24 (1.19%) Shell Script
9 21 (1.04%) VBA
10 19 (0.94%) C
11 16 (0.79%) VB.NET
12 15 (0.74%) Apex Code
13 12 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 12 (0.60%) VBScript
13 12 (0.60%) VB
14 9 (0.45%) PHP
15 8 (0.40%) Perl
16 6 (0.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 6 (0.30%) Scala
17 5 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 166 (8.23%) Security Cleared
2 96 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 50 (2.48%) Degree
4 48 (2.38%) ISEB
5 41 (2.03%) ISTQB
6 33 (1.64%) DV Cleared
7 26 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (1.24%) VCP4
9 22 (1.09%) A+ Certification
10 18 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 16 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (0.69%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.50%) MCTS
14 9 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (0.40%) MCSE
16 7 (0.35%) PMP
17 5 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 4 (0.20%) APMG
19 3 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 59 (2.93%) QA
3 9 (0.45%) SLA
4 8 (0.40%) HL7
5 5 (0.25%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.25%) GAAP
6 4 (0.20%) GAMP
7 2 (0.099%) GMP
7 2 (0.099%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.099%) Basel III
7 2 (0.099%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.099%) COREP
7 2 (0.099%) FINREP
8 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.050%) GxP
System Software
1 51 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 40 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.45%) vSphere
4 6 (0.30%) XenApp
4 6 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (0.25%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.20%) Ceph
7 2 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.099%) SRDF
7 2 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.099%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.099%) UAG
8 1 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.050%) HDFS
8 1 (0.050%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.050%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.050%) NFS
8 1 (0.050%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.050%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 52 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (0.40%) SCCM
4 6 (0.30%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.25%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.20%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.20%) OpenView
6 4 (0.20%) SCOM
7 2 (0.099%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.099%) WMI
7 2 (0.099%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.050%) PureDisk
8 1 (0.050%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.050%) Puppet
8 1 (0.050%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.050%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 412 (20.44%) Oracle
2 333 (16.52%) SAP
3 294 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 67 (3.32%) HP
5 57 (2.83%) Informatica
6 54 (2.68%) IBM
7 52 (2.58%) VMware
8 49 (2.43%) Business Objects
9 46 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
10 34 (1.69%) Siebel
11 32 (1.59%) Sybase
12 28 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
13 26 (1.29%) Cognos
14 25 (1.24%) Citrix
15 22 (1.09%) Northgate
16 18 (0.89%) Netezza
17 17 (0.84%) Cisco
17 17 (0.84%) Hyperion
18 15 (0.74%) NetApp
19 14 (0.69%) Red Hat
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