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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 110 108 140
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1045 1009 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.85% 1.89% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.58% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 526 511
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 18
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.53 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -47.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £38.54 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%

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
41933 39117 41115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.18% 73.26% 70.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26041 24038 23859
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1160 1070 1463
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -5 951 £425 +6.25% 124
London +31 483 £450 +6.19% 48
South East -55 121 £365 -8.75% 20
City of London +14 100 £425 - 12
East of England +15 82 £400 +14.28% 9
South West -2 70 £400 +9.58% 10
North West -8 61 £350 - 14
Scotland +1 53 £350 -12.50% 7
Hampshire -1 45 £301 -29.11% 4
West Midlands -29 44 £363 -9.37% 5
East Midlands +27 42 £450 +32.35%
Manchester +3 31 £325 -7.14% 8
Berkshire -5 29 £463 +9.14% 5
Yorkshire -14 27 £375 +21.95% 14
Edinburgh -1 23 £425 - 1
Bristol -5 23 £363 +11.53% 1
West Yorkshire -5 22 £375 +21.95% 9
Suffolk +3 20 £463 +60.86% 2
Glasgow +3 19 £369 +13.46% 5
Cheshire +8 17 £460 +15.00% 3
Birmingham -3 17 £438 +9.37% 2
Bedfordshire -4 15 £403 -
Southampton -8 14 £231 -45.58%
Essex +2 13 £388 +3.33% 2
Wiltshire -4 13 £488 - 4
Leeds -5 13 £375 +21.95% 4
Bedford - 12 £401 -
Somerset -1 11 £310 +44.18% 1
Nottinghamshire +22 9 £700 +115.38%
Nottingham +22 9 £700 +93.10%

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1993 (99.80%) Migration
2 565 (28.29%) SQL
3 500 (25.04%) Finance
4 488 (24.44%) Oracle
5 405 (20.28%) SAP
6 316 (15.82%) SQL Server
7 313 (15.67%) ETL
8 249 (12.47%) Microsoft
9 228 (11.42%) CRM
10 226 (11.32%) Data Cleansing
11 196 (9.81%) Data Modelling
12 193 (9.66%) Data Analysis
13 191 (9.56%) Project Management
14 185 (9.26%) Data Mapping
15 182 (9.11%) ERP
16 175 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 163 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
17 163 (8.16%) MS Excel
18 161 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
19 159 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
20 156 (7.81%) Security Cleared
21 151 (7.56%) Validation
22 127 (6.36%) PL/SQL
23 125 (6.26%) Web Services
23 125 (6.26%) User Acceptance Testing
24 123 (6.16%) XML
25 122 (6.11%) Data Management
26 116 (5.81%) .NET
27 114 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
28 110 (5.51%) Banking

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 85 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.30%) WebSphere
3 23 (1.15%) SAS
4 21 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (0.85%) AquaLogic
6 16 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (0.65%) Apache
8 12 (0.60%) IIS
8 12 (0.60%) MS Exchange
8 12 (0.60%) CMS
9 10 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.40%) Lync
11 7 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.25%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.25%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.20%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 163 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.15%) MS Office
3 59 (2.95%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.50%) MS Project
5 22 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.10%) SPSS
8 1 (0.050%) Windchill
8 1 (0.050%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 114 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 104 (5.21%) Oracle EBS
3 81 (4.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 65 (3.25%) Oracle Payables
5 62 (3.10%) Oracle Receivables
6 58 (2.90%) Oracle General Ledger
7 47 (2.35%) Oracle Assets
7 47 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
8 29 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
9 28 (1.40%) Oracle 11i
9 28 (1.40%) SAP HR
10 25 (1.25%) Workday HCM
11 23 (1.15%) Agresso
11 23 (1.15%) SAP FI
12 22 (1.10%) SAP CO
13 21 (1.05%) SAP SD
14 18 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
15 15 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
16 13 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
17 12 (0.60%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.10%) Force.com
2 17 (0.85%) SaaS
3 15 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (0.30%) Office 365
7 4 (0.20%) PaaS
8 3 (0.15%) Taleo
8 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.10%) Heroku
9 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.050%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.75%) SAN
2 21 (1.05%) HTTP
3 19 (0.95%) NAS
4 15 (0.75%) Firewall
5 12 (0.60%) WAN
6 11 (0.55%) LAN
7 10 (0.50%) LDAP
7 10 (0.50%) Internet
8 9 (0.45%) DNS
8 9 (0.45%) SSL
9 8 (0.40%) Intranet
10 7 (0.35%) FTP
10 7 (0.35%) Network Security
11 6 (0.30%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.30%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.25%) DHCP
12 5 (0.25%) SMS
12 5 (0.25%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.20%) MVNO
14 3 (0.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 175 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 163 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
4 93 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 91 (4.56%) Oracle Database
6 88 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 83 (4.16%) Relational Database
8 59 (2.95%) Oracle ODI
9 46 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
10 40 (2.00%) RDBMS
11 38 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
12 36 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 36 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (1.60%) MS Access
14 27 (1.35%) MySQL
15 24 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
17 14 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (0.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 82 (4.11%) LSMW
2 37 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 33 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 19 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (0.80%) Toad
6 13 (0.65%) Subversion
6 13 (0.65%) JIRA
7 10 (0.50%) PowerDesigner
8 9 (0.45%) Maven
8 9 (0.45%) Eclipse
8 9 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (0.40%) Selenium
9 8 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.35%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (0.35%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.30%) JUnit
12 5 (0.25%) Ant
12 5 (0.25%) TestDirector
General
1 500 (25.04%) Finance
2 110 (5.51%) Banking
3 90 (4.51%) Retail
4 70 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 40 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.85%) Marketing
8 32 (1.60%) Billing
9 25 (1.25%) General Ledger
10 24 (1.20%) Retail Banking
10 24 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 21 (1.05%) Advertising
11 21 (1.05%) Legal
12 17 (0.85%) Back Office
13 13 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.65%) Front Office
13 13 (0.65%) Automotive
14 10 (0.50%) German Language
15 9 (0.45%) Local Government
16 7 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 495 (24.79%) Analyst
2 314 (15.72%) Consultant
3 304 (15.22%) Developer
4 234 (11.72%) Data Analyst
5 216 (10.82%) Project Manager
6 195 (9.76%) Business Analyst
7 165 (8.26%) Architect
8 147 (7.36%) Data Consultant
9 134 (6.71%) Migration Consultant
10 122 (6.11%) Data Migration Consultant
11 105 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
12 104 (5.21%) Data Manager
13 88 (4.41%) Data Migration Manager
14 80 (4.01%) Data Migration Analyst
15 64 (3.20%) Data Architect
16 62 (3.10%) SAP Data Consultant
17 56 (2.80%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
18 53 (2.65%) SQL Developer
19 46 (2.30%) SAP Manager
20 45 (2.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (6.26%) Web Services
2 123 (6.16%) XML
3 116 (5.81%) .NET
4 67 (3.36%) SOAP
5 47 (2.35%) HTML
6 32 (1.60%) CSS
7 31 (1.55%) REST
8 29 (1.45%) JSON
9 28 (1.40%) XSD
10 26 (1.30%) XSLT
11 25 (1.25%) Middleware
12 24 (1.20%) WSDL
12 24 (1.20%) WCF
13 23 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
13 23 (1.15%) J2EE
14 22 (1.10%) ASP.NET
15 21 (1.05%) Visualforce
15 21 (1.05%) Silverlight
16 17 (0.85%) Apache Axis
16 17 (0.85%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (3.46%) Data Integration
2 55 (2.75%) Management Information System
3 46 (2.30%) Data Extraction
4 43 (2.15%) NHS
5 35 (1.75%) Data Conversion
6 24 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.15%) FMCG
8 20 (1.00%) Reference Data
9 14 (0.70%) Replication
10 13 (0.65%) Clustering
11 12 (0.60%) Mainframe
12 10 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
13 9 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.45%) GIS
14 8 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.40%) CESG
14 8 (0.40%) Derivative
14 8 (0.40%) Open Source
14 8 (0.40%) Pharmacovigilance
15 7 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 106 (5.31%) Windows
2 59 (2.95%) UNIX
3 34 (1.70%) Linux
4 24 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (0.95%) Solaris
6 16 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 15 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (0.75%) AIX
8 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.20%) zOS
11 3 (0.15%) CentOS
11 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.050%) Tru64
13 1 (0.050%) VMS
13 1 (0.050%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.050%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.050%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1993 (99.80%) Migration
2 313 (15.67%) ETL
3 228 (11.42%) CRM
4 226 (11.32%) Data Cleansing
5 196 (9.81%) Data Modelling
6 193 (9.66%) Data Analysis
7 191 (9.56%) Project Management
8 185 (9.26%) Data Mapping
9 182 (9.11%) ERP
10 161 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
11 159 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 151 (7.56%) Validation
13 125 (6.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 122 (6.11%) Data Management
15 90 (4.51%) Change Management
16 86 (4.31%) PRINCE2
16 86 (4.31%) Business Analysis
17 82 (4.11%) Workflow
18 66 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
19 64 (3.20%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 565 (28.29%) SQL
2 127 (6.36%) PL/SQL
3 100 (5.01%) T-SQL
4 85 (4.26%) Java
5 58 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 56 (2.80%) C#
7 37 (1.85%) VBA
8 32 (1.60%) PHP
9 27 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 27 (1.35%) Apex Code
10 26 (1.30%) ABAP
11 21 (1.05%) VB
12 19 (0.95%) XPath
13 18 (0.90%) C
14 10 (0.50%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.40%) Python
16 7 (0.35%) VBScript
17 6 (0.30%) C++
17 6 (0.30%) Perl
18 5 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 156 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 103 (5.16%) SC Cleared
3 62 (3.10%) Degree
4 24 (1.20%) DV Cleared
4 24 (1.20%) ISEB
5 22 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 18 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (0.85%) PMP
7 17 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 17 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.65%) MCITP
9 10 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.30%) ACCA
10 6 (0.30%) CIMA
11 5 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.15%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.10%) CAPM
13 2 (0.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.86%) Data Quality
2 86 (4.31%) QA
3 12 (0.60%) SLA
4 5 (0.25%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.20%) EMIR
5 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.20%) MiFID
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.050%) COSO
7 1 (0.050%) Basel III
7 1 (0.050%) HL7
7 1 (0.050%) GxP
7 1 (0.050%) COREP
7 1 (0.050%) FINREP
System Software
1 25 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.35%) vSphere
4 7 (0.35%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.25%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.10%) XenApp
8 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.050%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.050%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.60%) SCCM
2 12 (0.60%) Data Guard
3 7 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
4 6 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.20%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.20%) Ionix
5 4 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.15%) Puppet
6 3 (0.15%) Salt
6 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.10%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.10%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.050%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.050%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 488 (24.44%) Oracle
2 405 (20.28%) SAP
3 249 (12.47%) Microsoft
4 75 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
5 68 (3.41%) Informatica
6 58 (2.90%) IBM
7 41 (2.05%) HP
7 41 (2.05%) Business Objects
8 38 (1.90%) Siebel
9 37 (1.85%) Talend
10 32 (1.60%) VMware
11 27 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
12 17 (0.85%) Sybase
12 17 (0.85%) BEA
12 17 (0.85%) NetApp
13 15 (0.75%) EMC
13 15 (0.75%) Sun
14 14 (0.70%) JD Edwards
15 13 (0.65%) Cisco
16 12 (0.60%) Cognos
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £100 - £145 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £320pd
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Netforte Consulting Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £200 - 360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £1 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Harris Global
Rate: Market Rates Apply.
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £32000.00 - £34614.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Robert Walters
Rate: market rate
Posted: 4 days ago