The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Migration Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration Engineer
Rank 547 513 503
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 109 136 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 90 61
Median daily rate £338 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £213
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 13
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £17.10 £14.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £17.90 £26.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Migration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Migration Engineer in the job title.

Migration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Migration Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration Engineer within the UK.

Migration Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Migration Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Migration Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Migration Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration Engineer within the UK.

Migration Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Migration Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Migration Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Migration Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -43 99 £350 +16.66% 3
London -24 43 £353 +17.50% 2
South East +4 21 £350 +14.28% 1
South West -4 9 £338 -7.53%
City of London +35 7 £335 -18.78% 1
East of England +12 7 £355 +18.33%
West Midlands -5 6 £325 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £350 -
Berkshire -9 5 £363 -10.76% 1
Scotland -16 5 - -
Oxford - 5 £350 -
Wales +17 4 £193 -56.00%
South Wales +5 4 £193 -56.00%
North West -8 4 £178 -44.31%
Hampshire -8 4 £275 +3.77%
Surrey -8 4 £463 +54.16%
Cardiff - 4 £193 -
Shropshire - 4 £300 -
Dorset - 4 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £390 -8.23%
East Midlands +9 3 £300 +26.31%
Reading +4 3 £363 - 1
Yorkshire -6 3 - -
Stirling - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 £390 -
Bournemouth - 3 £400 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £300 -
Hertfordshire +5 2 - -
Glasgow +4 2 - -
Liverpool +1 2 £225 -

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Migration Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Migration Engineer in the job title.

1 194 (99.49%) Migration
2 95 (48.72%) Windows
3 59 (30.26%) Active Directory
4 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
4 47 (24.10%) Office 365
5 44 (22.56%) Windows Server
6 37 (18.97%) VMware
7 31 (15.90%) Cisco
8 30 (15.38%) MS Exchange
9 28 (14.36%) Finance
10 27 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (13.85%) PowerShell
11 23 (11.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (11.79%) SQL
12 22 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (10.77%) Windows 7
13 21 (10.77%) SCCM
14 20 (10.26%) Data Migration
14 20 (10.26%) SharePoint
15 19 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2013
15 19 (9.74%) Security Cleared
16 18 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (8.72%) MS Excel
17 17 (8.72%) SC Cleared
17 17 (8.72%) Data Centre
18 16 (8.21%) Citrix
19 15 (7.69%) SQL Server
19 15 (7.69%) ITIL
20 14 (7.18%) Hyper-V

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 19 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (4.62%) IIS
7 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.10%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (3.59%) IBM Notes
9 6 (3.08%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.03%) Apache
11 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.51%) TPMS
Applications
1 17 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 47 (24.10%) Office 365
2 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.59%) OneDrive
4 5 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.56%) Yammer
5 4 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.05%) SaaS
6 3 (1.54%) IaaS
6 3 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.18%) DNS
1 14 (7.18%) Firewall
2 11 (5.64%) DHCP
3 10 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (5.13%) VPN
4 9 (4.62%) Network Security
5 8 (4.10%) Internet
5 8 (4.10%) WAN
6 7 (3.59%) BGP
6 7 (3.59%) LAN
6 7 (3.59%) MPLS
6 7 (3.59%) Skype
6 7 (3.59%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.08%) SAN
7 6 (3.08%) SMTP
8 5 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.05%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.05%) OSPF
9 4 (2.05%) VLAN
10 3 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.05%) Biml
3 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.54%) ObjectStore
4 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) MS Access
6 1 (0.51%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (0.51%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.51%) Hudson
4 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
4 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.51%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.51%) Subversion
4 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (14.36%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Banking
3 7 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.05%) Local Government
5 3 (1.54%) Advertising
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.56%) AngularJS
1 5 (2.56%) HTML
1 5 (2.56%) HTML5
1 5 (2.56%) XHTML
2 3 (1.54%) .NET
3 2 (1.03%) Middleware
4 1 (0.51%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.72%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.56%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.05%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.05%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.54%) Clustering
4 3 (1.54%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.03%) NHS
6 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.51%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.51%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.51%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 95 (48.72%) Windows
2 44 (22.56%) Windows Server
3 27 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (11.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (10.77%) Windows 7
6 13 (6.67%) Linux
7 7 (3.59%) Unix
8 5 (2.56%) Solaris
8 5 (2.56%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.05%) AIX
9 4 (2.05%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.05%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.03%) HPUX
12 1 (0.51%) Android
12 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (99.49%) Migration
2 20 (10.26%) Data Migration
3 15 (7.69%) ITIL
4 9 (4.62%) Project Management
5 7 (3.59%) Software Engineering
6 6 (3.08%) Validation
7 5 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 5 (2.56%) DevOps
7 5 (2.56%) Network Design
7 5 (2.56%) Release Management
8 4 (2.05%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.05%) Change Control
8 4 (2.05%) Data Mapping
8 4 (2.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.05%) E-Commerce
8 4 (2.05%) ETL
8 4 (2.05%) Scrum
9 3 (1.54%) Change Management
9 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2
9 3 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.85%) PowerShell
2 23 (11.79%) SQL
3 8 (4.10%) Java
4 5 (2.56%) C#
4 5 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.54%) Perl
6 3 (1.54%) Ruby
7 2 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (9.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (8.72%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.64%) CCNP
6 9 (4.62%) CCNA
7 7 (3.59%) CCIE
8 6 (3.08%) MCSE
9 5 (2.56%) MCSA
10 4 (2.05%) MCITP
11 3 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.03%) MCP
13 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.51%) CCA
13 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.51%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.51%) MCTS
13 1 (0.51%) VCP5
13 1 (0.51%) VCP6
13 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) QA
1 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (30.26%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.05%) NFS
4 4 (2.05%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.03%) Xen
6 2 (1.03%) XenServer
7 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (10.77%) SCCM
2 5 (2.56%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.05%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.03%) Ansible
4 2 (1.03%) SCOM
4 2 (1.03%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.51%) Puppet
5 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 37 (18.97%) VMware
3 31 (15.90%) Cisco
4 16 (8.21%) Citrix
5 11 (5.64%) Oracle
6 8 (4.10%) Dell
6 8 (4.10%) Fortinet
6 8 (4.10%) HP
7 7 (3.59%) NetApp
8 6 (3.08%) Juniper
8 6 (3.08%) Lotus
9 5 (2.56%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.56%) EMC
9 5 (2.56%) Google
9 5 (2.56%) Symantec
10 4 (2.05%) IBM
11 3 (1.54%) Meridio
11 3 (1.54%) PlateSpin
11 3 (1.54%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.54%) WatchGuard
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