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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration Engineer
Rank 568 511 520
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 93 131 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 92 58
Median daily rate £350 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £181 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £15.60 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.75 £18.40 £55.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -30.52%

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
51181 53984 51041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33252 34149 30933
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1553 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -48 79 £350 +16.66% 4
London -7 41 £369 +22.91%
South East -2 17 £350 +16.66% 2
Wales +22 8 £205 -
Cardiff +19 8 £205 +51.85%
South Wales +16 8 £205 -
South West -7 7 £400 +39.73%
West Midlands -24 6 £300 +36.36%
Berkshire 0 5 £300 +26.31%
Yorkshire -19 5 £360 +20.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £350 -
Dorset - 5 £400 -
Bournemouth - 5 £400 -
Oxford - 5 £350 -
Scotland +1 4 £400 +23.07%
Birmingham - 4 £325 -
City of London +47 3 £336 -23.14%
Leeds +5 3 £368 -
Surrey -3 3 £500 +42.85% 1
West Yorkshire -4 3 £368 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - -
Stirling - 3 - -
Hertfordshire +15 2 - -
East of England +12 2 - -
South Yorkshire -9 2 £200 -27.27% 2
Tyne and Wear -40 2 £110 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -44 2 £110 -
North East -45 2 £110 -
Woking - 2 £500 -
Newbury - 2 - -

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 193 (99.48%) Migration
2 84 (43.30%) Windows
3 52 (26.80%) Active Directory
4 45 (23.20%) Microsoft
5 43 (22.16%) Office 365
6 40 (20.62%) Data Migration
7 35 (18.04%) VMware
8 32 (16.49%) MS Exchange
8 32 (16.49%) Windows Server
9 25 (12.89%) Cisco
9 25 (12.89%) SQL
9 25 (12.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (12.89%) PowerShell
10 23 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (10.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (10.82%) Firewall
11 21 (10.82%) Finance
12 20 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (9.79%) Windows 7
13 19 (9.79%) Linux
14 18 (9.28%) Security Cleared
15 17 (8.76%) Hyper-V
15 17 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2013
16 16 (8.25%) Data Centre
16 16 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (7.73%) Project Management
17 15 (7.73%) MS Excel
17 15 (7.73%) SharePoint
17 15 (7.73%) SC Cleared
17 15 (7.73%) SCCM

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 32 (16.49%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (7.73%) SharePoint
4 12 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.12%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.58%) IIS
7 5 (2.58%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.52%) TPMS
Applications
1 15 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.64%) MS Office
3 5 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 43 (22.16%) Office 365
2 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.61%) OneDrive
5 6 (3.09%) Yammer
6 4 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.06%) SaaS
7 3 (1.55%) Google Apps
7 3 (1.55%) IaaS
7 3 (1.55%) PaaS
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.52%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.52%) Route 53
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.82%) Firewall
2 13 (6.70%) DNS
3 10 (5.15%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (4.64%) Network Security
4 9 (4.64%) VPN
5 8 (4.12%) Skype
6 7 (3.61%) DHCP
6 7 (3.61%) Internet
6 7 (3.61%) SMTP
6 7 (3.61%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.09%) MPLS
7 6 (3.09%) VLAN
8 5 (2.58%) BGP
8 5 (2.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (2.58%) OSPF
9 4 (2.06%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.06%) FabricPath
9 4 (2.06%) NetScreen
9 4 (2.06%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (2.06%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.61%) Biml
2 7 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.06%) ObjectStore
4 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.52%) MS Access
7 1 (0.52%) MySQL
7 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.52%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.52%) Hudson
2 1 (0.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.52%) Selenium
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.52%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.52%) Subversion
2 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (10.82%) Finance
2 13 (6.70%) Banking
3 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.06%) Retail
5 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Local Government
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.58%) .NET
1 5 (2.58%) AngularJS
1 5 (2.58%) HTML
1 5 (2.58%) HTML5
1 5 (2.58%) XHTML
2 2 (1.03%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) Kafka
3 1 (0.52%) Sensu
3 1 (0.52%) Web Services
3 1 (0.52%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.25%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.58%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.55%) Clustering
3 3 (1.55%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.55%) NHS
4 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.03%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.03%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.52%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) iPad
5 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 84 (43.30%) Windows
2 32 (16.49%) Windows Server
3 25 (12.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (10.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (9.79%) Linux
6 19 (9.79%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.61%) Unix
8 6 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.58%) Solaris
10 4 (2.06%) AIX
10 4 (2.06%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.55%) SUSE
11 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.03%) HPUX
13 1 (0.52%) Android
13 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (99.48%) Migration
2 40 (20.62%) Data Migration
3 15 (7.73%) Project Management
4 12 (6.19%) Data Mapping
5 10 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.15%) ITIL
6 9 (4.64%) DevOps
7 7 (3.61%) Software Engineering
8 6 (3.09%) Change Management
9 5 (2.58%) Business Analysis
9 5 (2.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (2.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.58%) Network Design
9 5 (2.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (2.06%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (2.06%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.06%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.06%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (2.06%) High Availability
10 4 (2.06%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.89%) PowerShell
1 25 (12.89%) SQL
2 9 (4.64%) Java
3 5 (2.58%) C#
3 5 (2.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.06%) Perl
4 4 (2.06%) Ruby
5 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.03%) C
5 2 (1.03%) PHP
5 2 (1.03%) Python
5 2 (1.03%) VB
6 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (7.73%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.12%) CCNA
5 8 (4.12%) CCNP
6 6 (3.09%) CCIE
7 5 (2.58%) MCSE
8 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.03%) MCP
10 1 (0.52%) CCA
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.52%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.52%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.52%) MCITP
10 1 (0.52%) MCSA
10 1 (0.52%) MCTS
10 1 (0.52%) VCP5
10 1 (0.52%) VCP6
10 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (26.80%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.06%) NFS
4 4 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.03%) Docker
6 2 (1.03%) vCloud
6 2 (1.03%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.03%) Xen
6 2 (1.03%) XenServer
7 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (7.73%) SCCM
2 5 (2.58%) Ansible
2 5 (2.58%) FortiGate
2 5 (2.58%) Puppet
3 4 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.03%) SCOM
4 2 (1.03%) vRealize
4 2 (1.03%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.52%) Bareos
5 1 (0.52%) Fluentd
5 1 (0.52%) Marathon
5 1 (0.52%) Mesos
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.52%) Piwik
5 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (23.20%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.04%) VMware
3 25 (12.89%) Cisco
4 9 (4.64%) Citrix
4 9 (4.64%) Fortinet
4 9 (4.64%) Google
4 9 (4.64%) Oracle
5 8 (4.12%) Dell
6 7 (3.61%) HP
6 7 (3.61%) Lotus
7 6 (3.09%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.09%) EMC
7 6 (3.09%) Juniper
7 6 (3.09%) NetApp
7 6 (3.09%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.06%) IronPort
8 4 (2.06%) SonicWALL
8 4 (2.06%) Symantec
8 4 (2.06%) WatchGuard
9 3 (1.55%) Meridio
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