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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration Engineer
Rank 560 552 561
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 89 118 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 69 44
Median daily rate £325 £295 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £162 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £125.00 £18.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+575.67% +7.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £125.00 £17.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+635.29% -13.92%

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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 0 82 £325 +8.33% 1
London +14 39 £350 +3.70%
South East +17 22 £285 -6.17%
Yorkshire +5 8 £255 -15.00%
City of London +22 7 £358 +5.92%
Surrey +19 7 £285 -5.00%
Berkshire +8 6 £261 -8.42%
South Yorkshire +3 5 £255 -15.00%
South West +11 4 £325 +62.50%
West Midlands -18 4 £263 +75.00% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £261 -
Wales +27 3 £210 - 1
Cardiff +25 3 £210 - 1
South Wales +25 3 £210 - 1
Hampshire +8 3 £413 +10.00%
Leeds +5 3 £255 -
East of England +4 3 £330 +46.66%
West Yorkshire -1 3 £255 +27.50%
Barnsley - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +21 2 £264 -13.16%
Crawley +14 2 £260 -
Scotland +13 2 £363 +278.78%
Newbury +6 2 - -
West Sussex +2 2 £260 -13.33%
Gloucestershire -2 2 £325 +62.50%
Hook -4 2 £413 +26.92%
Birmingham -6 2 £263 +75.00%
Gloucester -8 2 £325 +62.50%
Essex - 2 £330 -
Woking - 2 £500 -

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 184 (99.46%) Migration
2 85 (45.95%) Windows
3 68 (36.76%) Active Directory
4 53 (28.65%) Office 365
5 44 (23.78%) Microsoft
6 39 (21.08%) Data Migration
7 37 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 35 (18.92%) Windows Server
9 32 (17.30%) PowerShell
10 28 (15.14%) VMware
11 25 (13.51%) Firewall
11 25 (13.51%) SQL
12 22 (11.89%) Windows 7
13 21 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (11.35%) Linux
14 20 (10.81%) DNS
15 19 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (9.73%) Cisco
16 18 (9.73%) SharePoint
17 17 (9.19%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (8.65%) Data Centre
18 16 (8.65%) Hyper-V
19 15 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
20 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2003
20 14 (7.57%) MS Excel
20 14 (7.57%) SQL Server
21 13 (7.03%) VPN
21 13 (7.03%) Skype

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 37 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.73%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.41%) Skype for Business
7 8 (4.32%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (3.78%) IBM Notes
9 6 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (3.24%) IIS
10 2 (1.08%) Apache
11 1 (0.54%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.49%) MS Office
3 5 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 53 (28.65%) Office 365
2 21 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.95%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (5.95%) OneDrive
3 11 (5.95%) Yammer
4 3 (1.62%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.54%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.54%) Route 53
5 1 (0.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.51%) Firewall
2 20 (10.81%) DNS
3 13 (7.03%) Skype
3 13 (7.03%) VPN
4 9 (4.86%) DHCP
4 9 (4.86%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.32%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (4.32%) SMTP
6 7 (3.78%) Internet
6 7 (3.78%) Network Security
7 6 (3.24%) VLAN
8 5 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (2.70%) MPLS
9 4 (2.16%) BGP
9 4 (2.16%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.16%) FabricPath
9 4 (2.16%) NetScreen
9 4 (2.16%) OSPF
9 4 (2.16%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (2.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.78%) Biml
2 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.24%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.16%) ObjectStore
5 3 (1.62%) MySQL
5 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.08%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 8 (4.32%) Finance
2 6 (3.24%) Banking
3 4 (2.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.08%) Legal
4 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Law
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 5 (2.70%) HTML
1 5 (2.70%) HTML5
1 5 (2.70%) XHTML
2 4 (2.16%) .NET
3 2 (1.08%) Middleware
3 2 (1.08%) Web Services
4 1 (0.54%) Kafka
4 1 (0.54%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.16%) Clustering
4 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.62%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.62%) NHS
4 3 (1.62%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.08%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.08%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) iPad
6 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 85 (45.95%) Windows
2 35 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 22 (11.89%) Windows 7
4 21 (11.35%) Linux
5 19 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (9.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.49%) Windows 10
9 8 (4.32%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.16%) Solaris
10 4 (2.16%) Unix
10 4 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.62%) SUSE
12 2 (1.08%) Android
12 2 (1.08%) CentOS
12 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.54%) AIX
13 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (99.46%) Migration
2 39 (21.08%) Data Migration
3 12 (6.49%) Data Mapping
4 11 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (5.95%) ITIL
4 11 (5.95%) Project Management
5 8 (4.32%) DevOps
5 8 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.24%) Software Engineering
7 5 (2.70%) Business Analysis
7 5 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (2.16%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (2.16%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.16%) Change Management
8 4 (2.16%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (2.16%) High Availability
8 4 (2.16%) PRINCE2
9 3 (1.62%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.62%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.30%) PowerShell
2 25 (13.51%) SQL
3 8 (4.32%) C#
3 8 (4.32%) Java
4 6 (3.24%) Perl
5 5 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.70%) Python
6 3 (1.62%) Ruby
7 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.08%) C
7 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.08%) VB
8 1 (0.54%) Scala
8 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.78%) CCNA
4 7 (3.78%) MCSE
5 5 (2.70%) CCNP
5 5 (2.70%) Degree
5 5 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.16%) CCIE
7 3 (1.62%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.62%) MCITP
7 3 (1.62%) MCTS
8 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.08%) MCP
9 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.54%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.54%) RHCE
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.62%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.65%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.08%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.08%) Docker
5 2 (1.08%) GPFS
5 2 (1.08%) StorNext
5 2 (1.08%) vCloud
5 2 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.08%) XenApp
6 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.54%) NFS
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (5.95%) SCCM
2 6 (3.24%) Puppet
3 5 (2.70%) Ansible
4 4 (2.16%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.62%) Terraform
6 2 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.08%) vRealize
7 1 (0.54%) Bareos
7 1 (0.54%) Fluentd
7 1 (0.54%) Marathon
7 1 (0.54%) Mesos
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.54%) Packer
7 1 (0.54%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.54%) SCOM
7 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.14%) VMware
3 18 (9.73%) Cisco
4 11 (5.95%) Dell
5 10 (5.41%) Google
5 10 (5.41%) Oracle
6 8 (4.32%) Fortinet
6 8 (4.32%) Juniper
7 7 (3.78%) Citrix
7 7 (3.78%) IronPort
7 7 (3.78%) Lotus
8 6 (3.24%) HP
9 5 (2.70%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.70%) Symantec
10 4 (2.16%) EMC
10 4 (2.16%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.16%) WatchGuard
11 3 (1.62%) Novell
11 3 (1.62%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.08%) NetApp
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