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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Migration
Rank 101 112 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1108 998 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.02% 1.89% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.48% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 584 454
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £27.50 £36.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.54% -24.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.24 £43.60 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £27.50 £38.90
% change year-on-year
-44.54% -29.30%

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
42553 40275 36728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.55% 76.11% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27470 25080 22041
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1143 1189 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +6 979 £400 -3.38% 157
London -4 419 £444 -1.38% 53
South East +38 210 £375 - 32
City of London +4 120 £450 +5.88% 20
North West -12 81 £400 - 12
Scotland +34 74 £358 -1.31% 7
West Midlands +20 74 £390 +30.00% 17
South West -7 53 £350 -9.38% 14
Hampshire +2 51 £375 +7.14% 8
Berkshire +4 43 £400 -4.76% 6
Manchester -3 42 £325 -7.14% 8
Yorkshire -24 41 £373 -0.66% 15
East of England -32 39 £354 -14.24% 5
Buckinghamshire +30 38 £350 -17.64% 3
Edinburgh +20 38 £350 +3.70% 3
East Midlands +10 37 £394 -1.56% 2
Wales +4 31 £325 -19.25% 1
West Yorkshire -17 30 £370 -1.33% 11
Milton Keynes +21 29 £395 +1.93%
Surrey +25 26 £350 -30.00% 4
Reading +22 26 £400 -15.78% 2
Oxfordshire 0 25 £300 -7.69% 4
Birmingham +14 24 £413 +43.47% 5
South Wales +12 23 £328 -27.22% 1
Cardiff +14 20 £328 -18.63% 1
Glasgow +9 20 £375 -3.22% 3
North East -12 17 £551 +37.81% 2
Warwickshire +3 16 £360 +20.00% 1
West Sussex -1 16 £313 -5.30% 2
Leeds -21 16 £400 +6.66% 8

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 2193 (100.00%) Migration
2 695 (31.69%) SQL
3 597 (27.22%) Finance
4 414 (18.88%) Oracle
5 374 (17.05%) ETL
6 324 (14.77%) SAP
7 322 (14.68%) SQL Server
7 322 (14.68%) Microsoft
8 245 (11.17%) Data Modelling
9 244 (11.13%) Project Management
10 231 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
11 222 (10.12%) Data Cleansing
12 220 (10.03%) Agile Software Development
13 219 (9.99%) Data Analysis
14 205 (9.35%) CRM
15 202 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 196 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
17 195 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
18 192 (8.76%) MS Excel
19 191 (8.71%) Security Cleared
20 169 (7.71%) Banking
21 159 (7.25%) PRINCE2
22 156 (7.11%) Validation
23 154 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
24 152 (6.93%) Windows
25 148 (6.75%) Data Mapping
26 145 (6.61%) ERP
27 144 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
28 141 (6.43%) Data Management
29 134 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 92 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.19%) SAS
3 21 (0.96%) IIS
4 19 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 18 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (0.78%) Apache
6 17 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.41%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 8 (0.36%) MQSeries
9 8 (0.36%) CMS
10 5 (0.23%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.23%) Eucalyptus
10 5 (0.23%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.18%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.18%) FileNet
12 3 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 192 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 62 (2.83%) MS Office
3 38 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 34 (1.55%) MS Project
5 29 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.14%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.091%) SPSS
9 1 (0.046%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 98 (4.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 93 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 68 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
4 38 (1.73%) Oracle ERP
5 26 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
6 21 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
7 18 (0.82%) Agresso
8 15 (0.68%) SAP HR
8 15 (0.68%) SAP FI
8 15 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (0.68%) HFM
9 14 (0.64%) Oracle Payroll
9 14 (0.64%) SAP MM
9 14 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 13 (0.59%) SAP ERP
10 13 (0.59%) SAP SD
11 12 (0.55%) SAP HCM
11 12 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
12 10 (0.46%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.73%) SaaS
3 14 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (0.27%) Office 365
6 4 (0.18%) Taleo
6 4 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.091%) Force.com
7 2 (0.091%) PaaS
7 2 (0.091%) IaaS
7 2 (0.091%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.091%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.046%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.046%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.046%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.046%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.19%) SAN
2 21 (0.96%) NAS
3 17 (0.78%) DNS
4 16 (0.73%) Firewall
5 15 (0.68%) Internet
5 15 (0.68%) WAN
6 13 (0.59%) LAN
7 12 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (0.46%) iSCSI
9 7 (0.32%) LDAP
9 7 (0.32%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.27%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.18%) VPN
11 4 (0.18%) DHCP
11 4 (0.18%) FTP
11 4 (0.18%) Broadband
11 4 (0.18%) IPsec
12 3 (0.14%) MVNO
12 3 (0.14%) Wireless
13 2 (0.091%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 231 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 202 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 134 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 84 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 81 (3.69%) Oracle Database
7 72 (3.28%) Relational Database
8 47 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
11 39 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 38 (1.73%) SAP Data Services
13 33 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
13 33 (1.50%) RDBMS
14 30 (1.37%) QlikView
15 26 (1.19%) MS Access
16 23 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (0.96%) MySQL
17 21 (0.96%) PowerCenter
17 21 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (2.37%) LSMW
2 22 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 18 (0.82%) Visual Studio
3 18 (0.82%) HP UFT
4 17 (0.78%) ERwin
5 15 (0.68%) Subversion
5 15 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 12 (0.55%) Eclipse
6 12 (0.55%) Git (software)
7 11 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.41%) JIRA
9 9 (0.41%) Selenium
10 6 (0.27%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.23%) Toad
12 4 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.18%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.18%) Grunt
12 4 (0.18%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (0.18%) Jasmine
General
1 597 (27.22%) Finance
2 169 (7.71%) Banking
3 129 (5.88%) Retail
4 63 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 51 (2.33%) Retail Banking
6 39 (1.78%) Marketing
7 33 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.46%) Law
8 32 (1.46%) Investment Banking
9 31 (1.41%) Billing
10 26 (1.19%) Back Office
11 24 (1.09%) Financial Institution
12 22 (1.00%) Local Government
13 21 (0.96%) Spanish Language
14 20 (0.91%) Advertising
15 19 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (0.73%) Publishing
17 15 (0.68%) Legal
18 13 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
19 10 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 611 (27.86%) Analyst
2 310 (14.14%) Developer
3 278 (12.68%) Consultant
4 269 (12.27%) Data Analyst
5 242 (11.04%) Project Manager
6 196 (8.94%) Architect
7 194 (8.85%) Business Analyst
8 111 (5.06%) Data Migration Analyst
9 97 (4.42%) Data Manager
10 94 (4.29%) Data Consultant
11 92 (4.20%) SQL Developer
12 90 (4.10%) Test Analyst
13 81 (3.69%) Data Architect
14 79 (3.60%) Migration Consultant
15 78 (3.56%) Data Migration Consultant
16 76 (3.47%) SAP Consultant
17 73 (3.33%) Data Migration Manager
18 68 (3.10%) Test Manager
19 62 (2.83%) Oracle Consultant
20 55 (2.51%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (4.15%) .NET
2 66 (3.01%) XML
3 43 (1.96%) J2EE
4 42 (1.92%) Web Services
5 30 (1.37%) HTML
6 27 (1.23%) ASP.NET
7 23 (1.05%) J2SE
8 20 (0.91%) JSP
8 20 (0.91%) REST
9 18 (0.82%) SOAP
10 17 (0.78%) CSS
11 13 (0.59%) EDI
12 12 (0.55%) JSON
13 11 (0.50%) JavaBeans
14 9 (0.41%) XML Schema
14 9 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (0.41%) Spring
14 9 (0.41%) Java EE
15 8 (0.36%) Hibernate
15 8 (0.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 144 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (4.15%) NHS
3 87 (3.97%) Data Centre
4 86 (3.92%) Data Integration
5 69 (3.15%) Data Structures
6 63 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 44 (2.01%) Data Extraction
8 22 (1.00%) FMCG
8 22 (1.00%) Replication
9 21 (0.96%) Clustering
9 21 (0.96%) Learning Management System
10 17 (0.78%) Computer Science
11 14 (0.64%) Derivative
11 14 (0.64%) CLARiiON
12 12 (0.55%) GIS
12 12 (0.55%) Data Conversion
12 12 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.50%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.46%) Celerra
14 10 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 152 (6.93%) Windows
2 80 (3.65%) Linux
3 71 (3.24%) UNIX
4 28 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 19 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (0.73%) Solaris
7 16 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.68%) AIX
8 15 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 5 (0.23%) HPUX
11 4 (0.18%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.14%) VMS
12 3 (0.14%) Fedora
12 3 (0.14%) CentOS
13 2 (0.091%) zOS
13 2 (0.091%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.091%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2193 (100.00%) Migration
2 374 (17.05%) ETL
3 245 (11.17%) Data Modelling
4 244 (11.13%) Project Management
5 222 (10.12%) Data Cleansing
6 220 (10.03%) Agile Software Development
7 219 (9.99%) Data Analysis
8 205 (9.35%) CRM
9 196 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
10 195 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 159 (7.25%) PRINCE2
12 156 (7.11%) Validation
13 154 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
14 148 (6.75%) Data Mapping
15 145 (6.61%) ERP
16 141 (6.43%) Data Management
17 98 (4.47%) Data Governance
18 86 (3.92%) ITIL
18 86 (3.92%) Business Analysis
19 78 (3.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 695 (31.69%) SQL
2 132 (6.02%) T-SQL
3 91 (4.15%) PL/SQL
3 91 (4.15%) Java
4 47 (2.14%) C#
5 34 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 31 (1.41%) VBA
7 23 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 23 (1.05%) ABAP
8 20 (0.91%) C
9 15 (0.68%) VB
10 14 (0.64%) PowerShell
11 11 (0.50%) VB.NET
11 11 (0.50%) Perl
12 10 (0.46%) Scala
13 8 (0.36%) PHP
14 7 (0.32%) COBOL
14 7 (0.32%) XPath
15 6 (0.27%) VB6
15 6 (0.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 191 (8.71%) Security Cleared
2 131 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 82 (3.74%) ISEB
4 64 (2.92%) Degree
5 49 (2.23%) ISTQB
6 24 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 23 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 18 (0.82%) PMP
9 13 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (0.59%) A+ Certification
10 11 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 8 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
13 6 (0.27%) MCTS
14 5 (0.23%) MCITP
14 5 (0.23%) APMP
15 4 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.14%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (4.74%) Data Quality
2 75 (3.42%) QA
3 21 (0.96%) SLA
4 13 (0.59%) Solvency II
5 12 (0.55%) HL7
6 7 (0.32%) GAAP
7 5 (0.23%) GxP
7 5 (0.23%) GAMP
8 3 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.091%) DICOM
9 2 (0.091%) COREP
9 2 (0.091%) FINREP
9 2 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.046%) GMP
10 1 (0.046%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.046%) FATCA
10 1 (0.046%) P3O
System Software
1 59 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 32 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.05%) VMware ESX
3 23 (1.05%) vSphere
4 17 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.41%) XenApp
7 6 (0.27%) Veritas File System
7 6 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.23%) NFS
9 4 (0.18%) Ceph
10 3 (0.14%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.091%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.046%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.046%) SRDF
12 1 (0.046%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 48 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.68%) SCCM
3 10 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (0.27%) SCOM
4 6 (0.27%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.18%) OpenView
5 4 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.18%) Jitterbit
6 3 (0.14%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.14%) WSUS
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
7 2 (0.091%) Puppet
7 2 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.091%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.046%) vMotion
8 1 (0.046%) EMC TimeFinder
8 1 (0.046%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (0.046%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 414 (18.88%) Oracle
2 324 (14.77%) SAP
3 322 (14.68%) Microsoft
4 65 (2.96%) Informatica
5 63 (2.87%) HP
6 62 (2.83%) IBM
7 58 (2.64%) VMware
8 46 (2.10%) Business Objects
9 39 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
10 37 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (1.37%) Citrix
12 28 (1.28%) EMC
13 26 (1.19%) Cisco
14 25 (1.14%) Cognos
14 25 (1.14%) Hyperion
15 24 (1.09%) 3PAR
16 23 (1.05%) NetApp
17 22 (1.00%) Talend
17 22 (1.00%) Netezza
18 20 (0.91%) Sybase
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Hays Finance Technology
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Hampshire
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Cumbria
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Hays Finance Technology
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Adroit People Limited
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South East London
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Experis Ltd
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