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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Migration
Rank 92 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1190 1065 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 1.95% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.56% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 613 490
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 £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.75 £31.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.29% +23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £68.50 £41.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £38.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
-64.64% +23.40%

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
44371 41642 38262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.77% 76.16% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28775 25771 23176
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1188 1113
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 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 30 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 30 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 1035 £400 -3.03% 144
London -17 429 £450 +1.98% 58
South East +29 222 £350 -6.04% 23
City of London -2 111 £425 +6.25% 17
North West -5 89 £394 -3.07% 17
Scotland +28 83 £375 - 2
South West +1 72 £370 -1.33% 12
West Midlands +18 63 £390 +30.00% 14
Hampshire +4 51 £408 +20.74% 4
Berkshire +11 46 £400 -6.70% 7
East Midlands +10 46 £400 -3.03% 4
Yorkshire -20 45 £443 +18.00% 8
Manchester -3 44 £335 -4.28% 9
Wales +20 43 £339 -24.72%
Buckinghamshire +31 40 £350 - 2
East of England -33 38 £350 -17.64% 2
Edinburgh +10 37 £365 +4.28%
West Yorkshire -15 33 £435 +16.00% 5
Milton Keynes +26 32 £350 - 2
South Wales +23 32 £340 -24.44%
Reading +21 30 £400 -15.78% 6
Bristol +6 30 £450 +12.50% 2
Surrey +18 29 £350 -30.00% 4
Glasgow +17 27 £375 -3.22% 2
Cardiff +14 27 £341 -19.94%
Oxfordshire -5 24 £300 -7.69% 1
Birmingham +12 19 £406 +41.30% 6
Leeds -27 19 £550 +46.66% 4
West Sussex +4 18 £413 +26.92% 1
Coventry +15 15 £400 -30.55% 1

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 2208 (100.00%) Migration
2 686 (31.07%) SQL
3 564 (25.54%) Finance
4 395 (17.89%) Oracle
5 389 (17.62%) ETL
6 333 (15.08%) Microsoft
7 322 (14.58%) SQL Server
8 319 (14.45%) SAP
9 249 (11.28%) Data Modelling
10 248 (11.23%) Data Warehouse
11 239 (10.82%) Project Management
12 233 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
13 228 (10.33%) CRM
14 217 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
15 211 (9.56%) Data Analysis
16 208 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 204 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 196 (8.88%) Security Cleared
19 195 (8.83%) Data Cleansing
20 191 (8.65%) MS Excel
21 170 (7.70%) Banking
22 168 (7.61%) Windows
23 160 (7.25%) ERP
23 160 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
24 157 (7.11%) Validation
25 151 (6.84%) PRINCE2
25 151 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
26 142 (6.43%) Data Management
27 139 (6.30%) T-SQL
28 138 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 95 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.18%) SAS
3 21 (0.95%) IIS
4 20 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (0.68%) MS Exchange
6 15 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 14 (0.63%) Apache
8 10 (0.45%) CMS
9 8 (0.36%) MQSeries
9 8 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.32%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 5 (0.23%) WordPress
11 5 (0.23%) FileNet
11 5 (0.23%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.18%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.18%) PowerExchange
12 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.18%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 191 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 67 (3.03%) MS Office
3 40 (1.81%) MS Project
4 38 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 36 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.045%) SPSS
8 1 (0.045%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 103 (4.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 67 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 58 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
4 37 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
5 29 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
6 27 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
7 17 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
7 17 (0.77%) Agresso
7 17 (0.77%) SAP HR
7 17 (0.77%) SAP FI
8 14 (0.63%) SAP MM
8 14 (0.63%) SAP SD
8 14 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
9 13 (0.59%) SAP ERP
10 12 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
11 11 (0.50%) SAP HCM
11 11 (0.50%) Oracle Payroll
12 10 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
12 10 (0.45%) SAP CO
13 9 (0.41%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.04%) SaaS
2 18 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (0.32%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.18%) Taleo
7 3 (0.14%) Office 365
7 3 (0.14%) Force.com
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.091%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.091%) PaaS
8 2 (0.091%) IaaS
8 2 (0.091%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.091%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.045%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.90%) SAN
2 22 (1.00%) NAS
3 18 (0.82%) Internet
4 15 (0.68%) DNS
4 15 (0.68%) iSCSI
4 15 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
5 14 (0.63%) WAN
6 13 (0.59%) Firewall
7 12 (0.54%) LAN
8 8 (0.36%) LDAP
9 7 (0.32%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.23%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.14%) FTP
11 3 (0.14%) Broadband
11 3 (0.14%) Wireless
11 3 (0.14%) Skype
12 2 (0.091%) MVNO
12 2 (0.091%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.091%) Network Security
12 2 (0.091%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 248 (11.23%) Data Warehouse
3 204 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 138 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 90 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 86 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 72 (3.26%) Relational Database
8 57 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 55 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
10 51 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 45 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
12 39 (1.77%) SAP Data Services
12 39 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
13 37 (1.68%) RDBMS
14 34 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
15 30 (1.36%) MySQL
16 28 (1.27%) MS Access
16 28 (1.27%) QlikView
17 24 (1.09%) Big Data
18 22 (1.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 40 (1.81%) LSMW
2 25 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
3 22 (1.00%) Visual Studio
4 18 (0.82%) Subversion
5 17 (0.77%) ERwin
6 15 (0.68%) HP UFT
6 15 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 14 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.50%) Git (software)
8 11 (0.50%) JIRA
8 11 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 10 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.32%) Selenium
11 6 (0.27%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.23%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.23%) Toad
13 4 (0.18%) ClearQuest
13 4 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
14 3 (0.14%) Rational Functional Tester
14 3 (0.14%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 564 (25.54%) Finance
2 170 (7.70%) Banking
3 121 (5.48%) Retail
4 67 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 51 (2.31%) Retail Banking
6 40 (1.81%) Marketing
7 37 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 35 (1.59%) Law
9 33 (1.49%) Investment Banking
10 31 (1.40%) Billing
11 27 (1.22%) Back Office
12 24 (1.09%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.91%) Advertising
13 20 (0.91%) Publishing
13 20 (0.91%) Spanish Language
14 19 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
15 18 (0.82%) Local Government
16 17 (0.77%) Legal
17 11 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
18 10 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 584 (26.45%) Analyst
2 308 (13.95%) Developer
3 263 (11.91%) Consultant
4 254 (11.50%) Project Manager
5 244 (11.05%) Data Analyst
6 203 (9.19%) Architect
7 202 (9.15%) Business Analyst
8 102 (4.62%) Data Migration Analyst
9 91 (4.12%) SQL Developer
10 89 (4.03%) Data Manager
11 84 (3.80%) Test Analyst
12 82 (3.71%) Data Architect
13 76 (3.44%) Data Consultant
14 71 (3.22%) SAP Consultant
15 64 (2.90%) Migration Consultant
15 64 (2.90%) DBA
16 63 (2.85%) Data Migration Consultant
17 62 (2.81%) Test Manager
18 60 (2.72%) Data Migration Manager
19 56 (2.54%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (3.99%) .NET
2 68 (3.08%) XML
3 50 (2.26%) Web Services
4 37 (1.68%) J2EE
5 30 (1.36%) HTML
6 24 (1.09%) SOAP
6 24 (1.09%) REST
7 21 (0.95%) J2SE
8 20 (0.91%) ASP.NET
9 19 (0.86%) JSP
10 18 (0.82%) EDI
11 17 (0.77%) CSS
12 15 (0.68%) JSON
13 12 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (0.50%) RESTful
15 10 (0.45%) EDIFACT
15 10 (0.45%) Spring
15 10 (0.45%) JavaBeans
16 9 (0.41%) XSL
16 9 (0.41%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 151 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (5.12%) Data Integration
3 89 (4.03%) NHS
4 88 (3.99%) Data Centre
5 65 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 60 (2.72%) Data Structures
7 43 (1.95%) Data Extraction
8 27 (1.22%) Replication
9 22 (1.00%) Computer Science
10 21 (0.95%) Clustering
11 20 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (0.91%) Learning Management System
12 18 (0.82%) CLARiiON
13 14 (0.63%) GIS
13 14 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.63%) EqualLogic
13 14 (0.63%) Celerra
14 13 (0.59%) FMCG
15 12 (0.54%) Visualisation
15 12 (0.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 168 (7.61%) Windows
2 83 (3.76%) Linux
3 67 (3.03%) UNIX
4 28 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 19 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (0.77%) Solaris
8 15 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.36%) AIX
10 8 (0.36%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.23%) HPUX
11 5 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.18%) CentOS
12 4 (0.18%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.14%) Fedora
13 3 (0.14%) VMS
13 3 (0.14%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.14%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.091%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2208 (100.00%) Migration
2 389 (17.62%) ETL
3 249 (11.28%) Data Modelling
4 239 (10.82%) Project Management
5 233 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
6 228 (10.33%) CRM
7 217 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
8 211 (9.56%) Data Analysis
9 208 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 195 (8.83%) Data Cleansing
11 160 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 160 (7.25%) ERP
12 157 (7.11%) Validation
13 151 (6.84%) PRINCE2
14 142 (6.43%) Data Management
15 134 (6.07%) Data Mapping
16 106 (4.80%) Data Governance
17 91 (4.12%) ITIL
18 83 (3.76%) Business Analysis
19 78 (3.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 686 (31.07%) SQL
2 139 (6.30%) T-SQL
3 84 (3.80%) Java
4 79 (3.58%) PL/SQL
5 52 (2.36%) C#
6 31 (1.40%) JavaScript
7 28 (1.27%) VBA
8 26 (1.18%) C
9 25 (1.13%) Shell Script
10 22 (1.00%) ABAP
11 18 (0.82%) PowerShell
12 16 (0.72%) VB
13 10 (0.45%) Perl
13 10 (0.45%) Ruby
14 8 (0.36%) Scala
14 8 (0.36%) R
15 7 (0.32%) XPath
15 7 (0.32%) Python
15 7 (0.32%) PHP
15 7 (0.32%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 196 (8.88%) Security Cleared
2 137 (6.20%) SC Cleared
3 75 (3.40%) ISEB
4 71 (3.22%) Degree
5 42 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 25 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (1.09%) PMI Certification
8 19 (0.86%) PMP
8 19 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.72%) A+ Certification
10 13 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.36%) MCITP
13 8 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 6 (0.27%) APMP
14 6 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
15 5 (0.23%) MCTS
16 4 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.21%) Data Quality
2 68 (3.08%) QA
3 22 (1.00%) HL7
3 22 (1.00%) SLA
4 14 (0.63%) Solvency II
5 10 (0.45%) DICOM
6 6 (0.27%) GxP
7 5 (0.23%) GAMP
8 4 (0.18%) GAAP
9 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.091%) COREP
10 2 (0.091%) FINREP
11 1 (0.045%) GMP
11 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.045%) FATCA
11 1 (0.045%) P3O
System Software
1 53 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (1.18%) VMware ESX
3 22 (1.00%) vSphere
4 20 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.27%) Veritas File System
6 5 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.23%) XenApp
6 5 (0.23%) NFS
7 4 (0.18%) Ceph
8 3 (0.14%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.045%) Firmware
9 1 (0.045%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.045%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.045%) SRDF
9 1 (0.045%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 51 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.68%) SCCM
3 14 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (0.27%) SCOM
4 6 (0.27%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.18%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.18%) OpenView
5 4 (0.18%) Jitterbit
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (0.14%) WSUS
7 2 (0.091%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.091%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.091%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.091%) Puppet
7 2 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.045%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 1 (0.045%) DBAmp
8 1 (0.045%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 395 (17.89%) Oracle
2 333 (15.08%) Microsoft
3 319 (14.45%) SAP
4 68 (3.08%) IBM
5 67 (3.03%) Informatica
6 60 (2.72%) HP
7 54 (2.45%) VMware
8 41 (1.86%) PeopleSoft
9 38 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (1.45%) Citrix
11 30 (1.36%) EMC
12 28 (1.27%) Cisco
13 25 (1.13%) Talend
14 23 (1.04%) NetApp
15 22 (1.00%) Siebel
15 22 (1.00%) Sybase
16 19 (0.86%) Cognos
16 19 (0.86%) 3PAR
17 17 (0.77%) Netezza
18 16 (0.72%) Hyperion
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £150 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £575 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £443.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £200 to £255 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Investigo Search & Selection
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
First Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
DCS Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £330.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago