The table below looks at the statistics for the Migration Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration Engineer
Rank 539 525 509
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 87 80 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 50 44
Average daily rate £325 £350 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +50.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £162 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £451 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £348 £225
% change year-on-year
-28.05% +54.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 17
Average hourly rate £18.89 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £14.88 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.25 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%

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
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Migration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 85 £325 -6.47% 6
London +9 34 £339 -4.24% 4
North West -2 12 £225 -16.27%
South East +8 11 £308 -18.00% 2
East of England -1 8 £170 -21.83%
Suffolk +11 7 £170 +6.25%
Cheshire - 7 £250 -
South West +2 6 £278 -
East Midlands -4 6 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames +9 5 £325 +47.45%
West Yorkshire -5 5 - -
Yorkshire -12 5 - -
Derbyshire - 5 £375 -
Derby - 5 £375 -
Chester - 5 - -
Hampshire +5 3 £370 -7.50% 2
Liverpool - 3 £200 -
Merseyside - 3 £200 -
West Sussex - 3 £404 -
Leeds - 3 - -
Berkshire +4 2 £250 -
Manchester -22 2 £225 -16.27%
Littlehampton - 2 £400 -
Gloucester - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £155 -
City of London +44 1 £288 -36.98% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £275 -
Bradford +11 1 - -
Somerset +2 1 £400 -

Migration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Migration Engineer in their job title 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 with Migration Engineer in their job title.

1 195 (100.00%) Migration
2 113 (57.95%) Windows
3 68 (34.87%) Active Directory
4 63 (32.31%) Windows Server
5 60 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 48 (24.62%) VMware
7 37 (18.97%) Cisco
8 34 (17.44%) Office 365
9 33 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (16.41%) MS Exchange
11 29 (14.87%) Data Centre
11 29 (14.87%) ITIL
11 29 (14.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (14.36%) SQL
13 27 (13.85%) PowerShell
14 26 (13.33%) Citrix
15 25 (12.82%) Finance
15 25 (12.82%) Security Cleared
16 24 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (12.31%) Windows 7
16 24 (12.31%) SCCM
17 23 (11.79%) SQL Server
18 20 (10.26%) Hyper-V
19 19 (9.74%) IIS
20 18 (9.23%) SC Cleared
21 17 (8.72%) Linux
21 17 (8.72%) Firewall
22 16 (8.21%) SAN
22 16 (8.21%) SharePoint

Migration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Migration Engineer in their job title 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 with Migration Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (16.41%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.74%) IIS
3 16 (8.21%) SharePoint
4 14 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.59%) Skype for Business
8 6 (3.08%) JBoss
8 6 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.05%) Apache
9 4 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.51%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Sage 200
1 3 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (17.44%) Office 365
2 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.51%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.72%) Firewall
2 16 (8.21%) SAN
3 11 (5.64%) DNS
4 9 (4.62%) VPN
5 8 (4.10%) LAN
5 8 (4.10%) WAN
6 7 (3.59%) DHCP
7 6 (3.08%) Internet
8 5 (2.56%) MPLS
9 4 (2.05%) BGP
9 4 (2.05%) LDAP
9 4 (2.05%) Network Security
10 3 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.54%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.03%) PBX
11 2 (1.03%) Skype
11 2 (1.03%) SSL
11 2 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.51%) Selenium
4 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (12.82%) Finance
2 8 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.59%) Banking
4 6 (3.08%) Advertising
4 6 (3.08%) Local Government
5 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.54%) Electronics
6 3 (1.54%) Marketing
7 2 (1.03%) Law
7 2 (1.03%) Retail
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.10%) .NET
2 5 (2.56%) Middleware
3 4 (2.05%) CSS
4 1 (0.51%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.51%) HTML
4 1 (0.51%) HTML5
4 1 (0.51%) jQuery
4 1 (0.51%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.51%) Velocity
4 1 (0.51%) Web Services
4 1 (0.51%) XML
4 1 (0.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.87%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.59%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.56%) Clustering
4 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.54%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.54%) FlexPod
5 3 (1.54%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.54%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.03%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) PKI
7 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 113 (57.95%) Windows
2 63 (32.31%) Windows Server
3 33 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (14.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (12.31%) Windows 7
5 24 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (8.72%) Linux
7 10 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.05%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.54%) Solaris
12 1 (0.51%) Android
12 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.51%) CentOS
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (100.00%) Migration
2 29 (14.87%) ITIL
3 14 (7.18%) Project Management
4 12 (6.15%) Data Migration
4 12 (6.15%) Release Management
5 8 (4.10%) Change Management
6 6 (3.08%) Change Control
6 6 (3.08%) ETL
6 6 (3.08%) Quality Management
7 5 (2.56%) QMS
8 4 (2.05%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (2.05%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.05%) Load Balancing
8 4 (2.05%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.05%) Programme Management
9 3 (1.54%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (1.54%) ITIL V3
9 3 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (1.54%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.36%) SQL
2 27 (13.85%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.08%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.54%) VB
6 2 (1.03%) C
6 2 (1.03%) PHP
7 1 (0.51%) ABAP
7 1 (0.51%) C#
7 1 (0.51%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.23%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.13%) CCNP
6 7 (3.59%) MCSE
7 5 (2.56%) CCNA
7 5 (2.56%) MCSA
8 4 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.05%) MCITP
9 3 (1.54%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.54%) CCIE
10 2 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 68 (34.87%) Active Directory
2 33 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.56%) XenApp
5 3 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.54%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.03%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.03%) vSphere
7 1 (0.51%) NFS
7 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (12.31%) SCCM
2 6 (3.08%) SCOM
3 4 (2.05%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.54%) Foglight
5 2 (1.03%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 60 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 48 (24.62%) VMware
3 37 (18.97%) Cisco
4 26 (13.33%) Citrix
5 9 (4.62%) Oracle
6 8 (4.10%) NetApp
7 7 (3.59%) EMC
7 7 (3.59%) HP
7 7 (3.59%) Juniper
7 7 (3.59%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.08%) PlateSpin
9 5 (2.56%) SAP
10 4 (2.05%) Dell
11 3 (1.54%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.54%) IBM
11 3 (1.54%) New Relic
11 3 (1.54%) Sage
12 2 (1.03%) AppSense
12 2 (1.03%) Google
12 2 (1.03%) Ruckus Wireless
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