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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Migration
Rank 114 107 106
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1012 1045 896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 1.85% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.48% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 602 526
Average daily rate
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£413 £415 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.66 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.19% +13.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.11 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £53.05 £86.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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
42607 42090 35753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.23% 74.66% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 26094 21361
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 £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1209 1182 1111
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.31 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £52.50 £53.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -17 863 £423 - 133
London -33 367 £450 +5.88% 56
South East +14 174 £413 -2.94% 25
North West 0 86 £400 +5.26% 15
Scotland +44 84 £360 +1.76% 9
City of London -10 81 £438 +2.94% 18
South West +20 66 £380 -4.40% 6
West Midlands -19 54 £400 - 11
Hampshire +22 51 £406 -18.75% 3
Edinburgh +11 50 £375 +11.11% 5
Manchester +12 44 £400 +6.66% 4
East Midlands +16 39 £350 -17.15% 2
East of England -2 38 £425 +14.86% 5
Surrey +24 30 £379 -26.09% 4
Birmingham -1 28 £375 -8.53% 1
Glasgow +22 27 £350 -6.66% 4
Bristol +12 25 £366 -7.86% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 25 £389 -8.52% 2
Berkshire -15 25 £425 -8.10% 4
Wales +10 23 £375 +9.09% 2
Yorkshire -34 22 £425 +17.40% 9
Milton Keynes +1 21 £400 -5.88%
Oxfordshire +1 20 £450 +13.56% 8
Cheshire -9 20 £463 +10.11% 5
Hertfordshire +17 15 £400 -5.88% 1
South Wales +8 15 £413 +10.00% 2
Reading +3 15 £420 -13.84% 2
West Yorkshire -18 14 £413 +10.22% 6
Derbyshire - 13 £350 - 1
Wiltshire +9 12 £500 +19.76% 2

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2035 (100.00%) Migration
2 615 (30.22%) SQL
3 500 (24.57%) Finance
4 389 (19.12%) Oracle
5 378 (18.57%) ETL
6 345 (16.95%) SAP
7 293 (14.40%) SQL Server
8 289 (14.20%) Microsoft
9 217 (10.66%) Project Management
10 214 (10.52%) Data Modelling
11 212 (10.42%) Data Cleansing
12 188 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 187 (9.19%) Data Warehouse
14 182 (8.94%) Data Analysis
15 174 (8.55%) CRM
16 171 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
17 168 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
18 161 (7.91%) Validation
19 160 (7.86%) Windows
20 159 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
21 156 (7.67%) Security Cleared
22 140 (6.88%) MS Excel
22 140 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
23 138 (6.78%) Data Mapping
24 129 (6.34%) ERP
25 128 (6.29%) Banking
25 128 (6.29%) Data Management
26 119 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 119 (5.85%) T-SQL
26 119 (5.85%) PL/SQL

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 75 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.13%) SAS
3 17 (0.84%) MS Exchange
3 17 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 16 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (0.64%) IIS
5 13 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 11 (0.54%) Apache
7 10 (0.49%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 8 (0.39%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.39%) Eucalyptus
9 7 (0.34%) Lync
9 7 (0.34%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.29%) CMS
10 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.20%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 140 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.00%) MS Office
3 34 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 26 (1.28%) MS Project
5 18 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.20%) SPSS
8 2 (0.098%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.049%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 82 (4.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 63 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 58 (2.85%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (1.33%) Agresso
5 26 (1.28%) SAP MM
6 22 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
7 21 (1.03%) SAP FI
8 20 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
9 19 (0.93%) SAP HR
10 17 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
10 17 (0.84%) SAP ERP
11 16 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
11 16 (0.79%) SAP PM
11 16 (0.79%) SAP PP
12 15 (0.74%) SAP CO
12 15 (0.74%) HFM
12 15 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
13 14 (0.69%) SAP SD
14 13 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
14 13 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (0.88%) Office 365
3 15 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.54%) SaaS
5 5 (0.25%) Force.com
6 4 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.098%) PaaS
8 2 (0.098%) IaaS
8 2 (0.098%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.049%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.049%) Taleo
9 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.06%) SAN
2 28 (1.38%) Firewall
3 22 (1.08%) WAN
4 21 (1.03%) LAN
5 17 (0.84%) NAS
6 16 (0.79%) DNS
7 14 (0.69%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (0.39%) Internet
9 7 (0.34%) DHCP
10 6 (0.29%) FTP
10 6 (0.29%) SDH
10 6 (0.29%) MPLS
11 5 (0.25%) Intranet
11 5 (0.25%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.20%) IPsec
12 4 (0.20%) LDAP
12 4 (0.20%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.20%) VPN
13 3 (0.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 188 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 187 (9.19%) Data Warehouse
4 119 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 74 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 71 (3.49%) Oracle Database
7 70 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 55 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 46 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
10 40 (1.97%) SAP Data Services
11 33 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 29 (1.43%) QlikView
13 28 (1.38%) Oracle ODI
14 25 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
15 24 (1.18%) RDBMS
16 20 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
18 18 (0.88%) Big Data
19 17 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 53 (2.60%) LSMW
2 15 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
3 13 (0.64%) Subversion
3 13 (0.64%) Visual Studio
3 13 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (0.59%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (0.49%) Selenium
5 10 (0.49%) Toad
6 7 (0.34%) JUnit
6 7 (0.34%) StarTeam
6 7 (0.34%) JIRA
6 7 (0.34%) ERwin
6 7 (0.34%) MSI
6 7 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.20%) JMeter
8 4 (0.20%) VisualVM
8 4 (0.20%) Bower
8 4 (0.20%) Jasmine
General
1 500 (24.57%) Finance
2 128 (6.29%) Banking
3 106 (5.21%) Retail
4 44 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 43 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 41 (2.01%) Marketing
7 37 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 33 (1.62%) Billing
9 24 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.08%) Local Government
11 19 (0.93%) Law
11 19 (0.93%) Back Office
12 18 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.84%) Legal
14 16 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.74%) Advertising
16 13 (0.64%) Portuguese Language
17 12 (0.59%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.39%) Publishing
19 7 (0.34%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 576 (28.30%) Analyst
2 283 (13.91%) Developer
3 281 (13.81%) Consultant
4 276 (13.56%) Data Analyst
5 202 (9.93%) Project Manager
6 187 (9.19%) Architect
7 179 (8.80%) Business Analyst
8 104 (5.11%) Data Manager
9 97 (4.77%) Data Consultant
10 96 (4.72%) SAP Consultant
11 90 (4.42%) Data Architect
12 89 (4.37%) Data Migration Analyst
13 83 (4.08%) Test Analyst
14 82 (4.03%) SQL Developer
15 81 (3.98%) Migration Consultant
16 78 (3.83%) Data Migration Consultant
17 76 (3.73%) Data Migration Manager
18 56 (2.75%) Functional Consultant
19 52 (2.56%) SAP Manager
20 48 (2.36%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (3.59%) XML
2 72 (3.54%) .NET
3 46 (2.26%) J2EE
4 42 (2.06%) Web Services
5 30 (1.47%) HTML
6 28 (1.38%) ASP.NET
7 25 (1.23%) SOAP
8 23 (1.13%) J2SE
9 19 (0.93%) JSP
10 18 (0.88%) REST
11 15 (0.74%) CSS
12 13 (0.64%) Java EE
13 11 (0.54%) JSON
13 11 (0.54%) WCF
13 11 (0.54%) JavaBeans
14 10 (0.49%) jQuery
15 9 (0.44%) XML Schema
16 8 (0.39%) XSL
16 8 (0.39%) Servlets
16 8 (0.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 140 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (4.18%) NHS
3 61 (3.00%) Data Integration
4 56 (2.75%) Data Structures
5 51 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 35 (1.72%) Data Extraction
7 34 (1.67%) FMCG
8 24 (1.18%) Replication
9 22 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.03%) Data Conversion
11 17 (0.84%) Clustering
12 14 (0.69%) Computer Science
13 12 (0.59%) Reference Data
14 11 (0.54%) User Experience
15 10 (0.49%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.49%) Derivative
16 9 (0.44%) CLARiiON
16 9 (0.44%) Mainframe
16 9 (0.44%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 160 (7.86%) Windows
2 74 (3.64%) UNIX
3 73 (3.59%) Linux
4 57 (2.80%) Windows 7
5 16 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (0.74%) Windows XP
7 14 (0.69%) Solaris
8 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.49%) AIX
10 7 (0.34%) Windows 2000
10 7 (0.34%) Windows NT
10 7 (0.34%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.20%) HPUX
12 3 (0.15%) Fedora
12 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.15%) CentOS
13 2 (0.098%) SUSE
13 2 (0.098%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2035 (100.00%) Migration
2 378 (18.57%) ETL
3 217 (10.66%) Project Management
4 214 (10.52%) Data Modelling
5 212 (10.42%) Data Cleansing
6 182 (8.94%) Data Analysis
7 174 (8.55%) CRM
8 171 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 168 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
10 161 (7.91%) Validation
11 159 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
12 138 (6.78%) Data Mapping
13 129 (6.34%) ERP
14 128 (6.29%) Data Management
15 115 (5.65%) PRINCE2
16 99 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
17 91 (4.47%) Data Governance
18 75 (3.69%) Business Analysis
19 71 (3.49%) ITIL
19 71 (3.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 615 (30.22%) SQL
2 119 (5.85%) T-SQL
2 119 (5.85%) PL/SQL
3 100 (4.91%) Java
4 40 (1.97%) C#
5 37 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 27 (1.33%) ABAP
7 25 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 23 (1.13%) VBA
9 17 (0.84%) C
10 12 (0.59%) VB.NET
11 11 (0.54%) VB
12 10 (0.49%) PHP
13 9 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 9 (0.44%) Scala
14 8 (0.39%) Perl
15 7 (0.34%) Apex Code
15 7 (0.34%) XPath
16 6 (0.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 4 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 156 (7.67%) Security Cleared
2 95 (4.67%) SC Cleared
3 55 (2.70%) ISEB
4 50 (2.46%) Degree
5 43 (2.11%) ISTQB
6 30 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (1.38%) DV Cleared
8 23 (1.13%) A+ Certification
9 21 (1.03%) PMI Certification
10 14 (0.69%) PMP
11 11 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 10 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.39%) MCSE
14 5 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.25%) MCTS
15 4 (0.20%) MCITP
16 3 (0.15%) IIBA
16 3 (0.15%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.50%) Data Quality
2 67 (3.29%) QA
3 11 (0.54%) SLA
4 8 (0.39%) HL7
5 7 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.29%) GAAP
7 4 (0.20%) COREP
7 4 (0.20%) FINREP
7 4 (0.20%) GAMP
8 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.098%) Basel III
9 2 (0.098%) GMP
9 2 (0.098%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.049%) P3O
10 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.049%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.049%) GxP
System Software
1 57 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 45 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.84%) VMware ESX
4 16 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.79%) vSphere
5 8 (0.39%) XenApp
6 4 (0.20%) Ceph
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.098%) NFS
8 2 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.098%) UAG
9 1 (0.049%) HDFS
9 1 (0.049%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.049%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.049%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 47 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.49%) SCCM
3 8 (0.39%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.20%) Jitterbit
5 4 (0.20%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (0.20%) OpenView
6 3 (0.15%) SCOM
6 3 (0.15%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.049%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.049%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.049%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.049%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.049%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.049%) vMotion
7 1 (0.049%) DBAmp
7 1 (0.049%) Puppet
Vendors
1 389 (19.12%) Oracle
2 345 (16.95%) SAP
3 289 (14.20%) Microsoft
4 68 (3.34%) HP
5 67 (3.29%) VMware
6 63 (3.10%) Informatica
7 54 (2.65%) Business Objects
8 45 (2.21%) IBM
9 37 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (1.72%) Sybase
11 34 (1.67%) Cisco
12 32 (1.57%) Siebel
13 28 (1.38%) PeopleSoft
13 28 (1.38%) Citrix
13 28 (1.38%) NetApp
14 26 (1.28%) Netezza
15 22 (1.08%) Cognos
16 19 (0.93%) 3PAR
17 18 (0.88%) Northgate
18 17 (0.84%) Hyperion
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £365 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 - 280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £410 - £460 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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