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 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 119 133 116
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1011 822 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.78% 1.61% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.18% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 444 470
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 16 18
Average hourly rate £15.99 £22.02 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% +6.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.06 £13.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £42.25 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.99 £20.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year
-20.07% +5.09%

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
41873 37624 36372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.63% 73.75% 71.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27230 23353 21214
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1164 1139 1463
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +18 896 £400 - 117
London +12 371 £425 - 50
South East +10 181 £380 -5.00% 23
South West +36 91 £388 +10.71% 9
City of London +17 89 £430 +7.50% 20
North West +14 68 £350 +16.75% 9
Scotland +18 66 £400 +14.28% 11
Hampshire +16 62 £350 -6.66% 5
West Midlands -9 58 £350 - 11
Berkshire +21 51 £425 +6.25% 9
East Midlands +14 41 £450 +7.46% 2
East of England -25 40 £350 -4.76% 2
Edinburgh -1 36 £450 +47.54% 7
Yorkshire -21 35 £375 +15.38% 10
Surrey -17 27 £400 -5.88%
Bristol +4 26 £375 +22.44% 2
Reading +23 25 £350 -20.67% 3
Manchester +1 24 £338 +3.84% 8
Wiltshire +1 23 £436 +9.06% 5
Wales -19 21 £350 -2.77% 6
Glasgow +14 19 £325 -7.14% 2
Cheshire +14 18 £475 +50.19%
South Wales -6 18 £350 -2.77% 6
West Yorkshire -21 18 £425 +30.76% 7
Cardiff -2 16 £350 +9.80% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 16 £260 +4.00% 2
Somerset +7 14 £325 -3.70%
Southampton +7 13 £340 -
Swindon +1 13 £513 +24.24% 1
Oxfordshire -18 13 £500 +25.00% 2

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2050 (100.00%) Migration
2 650 (31.71%) SQL
3 488 (23.80%) Oracle
4 485 (23.66%) Finance
5 372 (18.15%) SAP
6 346 (16.88%) ETL
7 323 (15.76%) SQL Server
8 286 (13.95%) Microsoft
9 243 (11.85%) CRM
10 219 (10.68%) Data Cleansing
11 217 (10.59%) Data Modelling
12 196 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 190 (9.27%) Project Management
14 185 (9.02%) ERP
15 184 (8.98%) Data Mapping
16 181 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
17 178 (8.68%) Business Intelligence
18 175 (8.54%) Security Cleared
19 173 (8.44%) MS Excel
20 172 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
21 167 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
22 166 (8.10%) Agile Software Development
23 164 (8.00%) Data Analysis
23 164 (8.00%) PL/SQL
24 149 (7.27%) Windows
25 130 (6.34%) Validation
26 125 (6.10%) .NET
27 124 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
28 123 (6.00%) Data Management
29 117 (5.71%) Web Services

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 84 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.22%) WebSphere
2 25 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 22 (1.07%) SAS
4 21 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 13 (0.63%) IIS
7 13 (0.63%) CMS
8 11 (0.54%) Lync
9 10 (0.49%) AquaLogic
9 10 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (0.44%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.44%) IBM Notes
10 9 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (0.34%) Eucalyptus
11 7 (0.34%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.29%) Apache
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (0.24%) Alfresco
Applications
1 173 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 67 (3.27%) MS Office
3 53 (2.59%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.71%) MS Project
5 24 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.15%) SPSS
8 3 (0.15%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.098%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.049%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 99 (4.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 89 (4.34%) Oracle EBS
3 83 (4.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 39 (1.90%) Agresso
5 37 (1.80%) Oracle General Ledger
6 36 (1.76%) Oracle Payables
7 35 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
7 35 (1.71%) SAP HR
8 27 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
9 22 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
9 22 (1.07%) SAP FI
9 22 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
10 20 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
11 18 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
11 18 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
11 18 (0.88%) SAP CO
12 17 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
12 17 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
13 15 (0.73%) Workday HCM
14 14 (0.68%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.78%) Force.com
1 16 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.63%) SaaS
3 11 (0.54%) Office 365
4 10 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.15%) Heroku
5 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.098%) Taleo
6 2 (0.098%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.56%) SAN
2 25 (1.22%) Firewall
3 18 (0.88%) HTTP
4 16 (0.78%) WAN
5 14 (0.68%) Ethernet
6 13 (0.63%) NAS
6 13 (0.63%) LAN
7 12 (0.59%) DNS
7 12 (0.59%) Wireshark
8 11 (0.54%) Intranet
9 10 (0.49%) MPLS
10 9 (0.44%) Internet
11 8 (0.39%) SSL
11 8 (0.39%) SDH
12 7 (0.34%) FTP
13 6 (0.29%) LDAP
14 5 (0.24%) Network Security
14 5 (0.24%) DHCP
15 4 (0.20%) SMTP
15 4 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 196 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 172 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
4 104 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 95 (4.63%) Oracle Database
6 85 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 66 (3.22%) Oracle Reports
8 65 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 54 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 53 (2.59%) Oracle ODI
11 42 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 38 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (1.80%) SAP Data Services
14 32 (1.56%) RDBMS
15 29 (1.41%) MS Access
16 24 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
17 23 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
18 20 (0.98%) Siebel EIM
19 19 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
19 19 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 61 (2.98%) LSMW
2 34 (1.66%) Toad
3 29 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 23 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
5 21 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (0.78%) JUnit
7 14 (0.68%) ClearCase
8 13 (0.63%) LoadRunner
9 12 (0.59%) JMeter
9 12 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
9 12 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (0.54%) SoapUI
10 11 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
10 11 (0.54%) Subversion
10 11 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
10 11 (0.54%) MSI
11 10 (0.49%) StarTeam
11 10 (0.49%) DbUnit
12 8 (0.39%) JIRA
12 8 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 485 (23.66%) Finance
2 111 (5.41%) Banking
3 93 (4.54%) Retail
4 73 (3.56%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.10%) Manufacturing
6 36 (1.76%) Marketing
7 33 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 31 (1.51%) Billing
9 29 (1.41%) Retail Banking
10 23 (1.12%) Legal
11 19 (0.93%) Advertising
12 17 (0.83%) General Ledger
13 15 (0.73%) Back Office
13 15 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.68%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.49%) Local Government
16 8 (0.39%) Publishing
17 6 (0.29%) German Language
18 5 (0.24%) Law
18 5 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 487 (23.76%) Analyst
2 316 (15.41%) Developer
3 302 (14.73%) Consultant
4 242 (11.80%) Data Analyst
5 189 (9.22%) Project Manager
6 182 (8.88%) Architect
7 175 (8.54%) Business Analyst
8 132 (6.44%) Data Consultant
9 116 (5.66%) Migration Consultant
10 110 (5.37%) Data Migration Consultant
11 96 (4.68%) SAP Consultant
12 93 (4.54%) Data Manager
13 87 (4.24%) Data Migration Analyst
14 84 (4.10%) Data Architect
15 82 (4.00%) SQL Developer
16 74 (3.61%) Data Migration Manager
17 63 (3.07%) Test Analyst
18 52 (2.54%) SAP Data Consultant
19 42 (2.05%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
20 41 (2.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (6.10%) .NET
2 117 (5.71%) Web Services
3 111 (5.41%) XML
4 64 (3.12%) SOAP
5 57 (2.78%) HTML
6 30 (1.46%) CSS
7 28 (1.37%) WCF
7 28 (1.37%) REST
8 27 (1.32%) Middleware
9 26 (1.27%) JSON
9 26 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
10 25 (1.22%) WSDL
10 25 (1.22%) ASP.NET
11 19 (0.93%) jQuery
11 19 (0.93%) J2EE
12 18 (0.88%) XSLT
13 17 (0.83%) XSD
14 16 (0.78%) Silverlight
15 15 (0.73%) JMS
16 13 (0.63%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 181 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (3.07%) Data Integration
3 60 (2.93%) Management Information System
3 60 (2.93%) Data Structures
4 54 (2.63%) NHS
5 52 (2.54%) Data Extraction
6 36 (1.76%) Data Conversion
7 22 (1.07%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (0.98%) Replication
10 19 (0.93%) FMCG
11 18 (0.88%) Mainframe
11 18 (0.88%) Reference Data
12 12 (0.59%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.49%) AS400
13 10 (0.49%) Clustering
13 10 (0.49%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
15 7 (0.34%) User Experience
15 7 (0.34%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 149 (7.27%) Windows
2 73 (3.56%) UNIX
3 56 (2.73%) Windows 7
4 40 (1.95%) Linux
5 20 (0.98%) Windows XP
6 19 (0.93%) Solaris
7 18 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.49%) Windows Vista
11 8 (0.39%) AIX
11 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.24%) zOS
13 4 (0.20%) SUSE
13 4 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.15%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.098%) HPUX
15 2 (0.098%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.098%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2050 (100.00%) Migration
2 346 (16.88%) ETL
3 243 (11.85%) CRM
4 219 (10.68%) Data Cleansing
5 217 (10.59%) Data Modelling
6 190 (9.27%) Project Management
7 185 (9.02%) ERP
8 184 (8.98%) Data Mapping
9 178 (8.68%) Business Intelligence
10 167 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 166 (8.10%) Agile Software Development
12 164 (8.00%) Data Analysis
13 130 (6.34%) Validation
14 124 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
15 123 (6.00%) Data Management
16 105 (5.12%) PRINCE2
17 89 (4.34%) Workflow
18 86 (4.20%) Change Management
19 76 (3.71%) Data Governance
20 75 (3.66%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 650 (31.71%) SQL
2 164 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 115 (5.61%) T-SQL
4 90 (4.39%) Java
5 62 (3.02%) C#
6 52 (2.54%) JavaScript
7 31 (1.51%) Shell Script
8 29 (1.41%) PHP
8 29 (1.41%) ABAP
9 23 (1.12%) VBA
10 20 (0.98%) Apex Code
11 19 (0.93%) PowerShell
11 19 (0.93%) C
12 18 (0.88%) VB
13 14 (0.68%) VBScript
14 13 (0.63%) XPath
14 13 (0.63%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.34%) Python
15 7 (0.34%) Perl
16 6 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 175 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 99 (4.83%) SC Cleared
3 61 (2.98%) Degree
4 38 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 32 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (1.22%) ISEB
7 23 (1.12%) ISTQB
8 22 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (1.07%) A+ Certification
9 12 (0.59%) MCITP
10 11 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 9 (0.44%) MCSE
12 9 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.39%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
14 7 (0.34%) MCTS
14 7 (0.34%) CIMA
14 7 (0.34%) ACCA
15 6 (0.29%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.59%) Data Quality
2 68 (3.32%) QA
3 8 (0.39%) SLA
4 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.20%) MiFID
4 4 (0.20%) EMIR
4 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.098%) GAMP
5 2 (0.098%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.098%) HL7
6 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.049%) GxP
6 1 (0.049%) GMP
6 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.049%) GAAP
System Software
1 39 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.15%) vSphere
7 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.098%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.098%) SRDF
8 2 (0.098%) XenApp
8 2 (0.098%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.098%) UAG
9 1 (0.049%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.049%) HDFS
9 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.049%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.049%) Firmware
9 1 (0.049%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 53 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.63%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.54%) SCCM
4 10 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (0.44%) Oracle EDQ
6 7 (0.34%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.20%) Ionix
10 3 (0.15%) WMI
10 3 (0.15%) Sysprep
10 3 (0.15%) SCOM
11 2 (0.098%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.098%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.049%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.049%) Puppet
12 1 (0.049%) PureDisk
12 1 (0.049%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.049%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.049%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 488 (23.80%) Oracle
2 372 (18.15%) SAP
3 286 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 63 (3.07%) Informatica
5 60 (2.93%) HP
5 60 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
6 57 (2.78%) IBM
7 48 (2.34%) Business Objects
8 46 (2.24%) Siebel
9 42 (2.05%) VMware
10 34 (1.66%) Sybase
11 29 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
12 23 (1.12%) Talend
13 18 (0.88%) BEA
14 17 (0.83%) Cognos
15 14 (0.68%) NetApp
16 13 (0.63%) Citrix
16 13 (0.63%) EMC
16 13 (0.63%) Cisco
17 12 (0.59%) Teradata
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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