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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration Engineer
Rank 560 520 503
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 104 127 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 73 67
Median daily rate £325 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £190 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £213
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.85 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +1.44%

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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 -24 99 £325 +8.33% 6
London -32 41 £325 -10.34% 3
South East -14 16 £388 +9.54%
South West +10 9 £250 -50.00% 1
City of London +40 8 £338 -25.00% 1
East of England +15 8 £355 +121.87%
North West -7 8 £190 -43.70%
Hampshire +4 7 £261 +127.17%
West Midlands -10 6 £313 -3.84% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £390 -
Merseyside +6 4 £208 -
Liverpool +1 4 £208 -
Surrey -6 4 £475 -
Yorkshire -14 4 - -
Scotland -19 4 - -
Shropshire - 4 £300 -
Cambridge - 4 £390 -
East Midlands +4 3 £300 +60.00%
Dorset -2 3 £400 -20.00%
Cheshire -3 3 - -
Berkshire -3 3 £413 -5.71%
North East -27 3 £263 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £300 -
Chester - 3 - -
Glasgow +7 2 - -
Suffolk +4 2 £120 -25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £325 +55.32%
Bracknell -1 2 £400 +6.66%
West Yorkshire -3 2 - -
Bournemouth -5 2 £400 -20.00%

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 191 (99.48%) Migration
2 107 (55.73%) Windows
3 67 (34.90%) Active Directory
4 54 (28.13%) Windows Server
5 52 (27.08%) Microsoft
6 47 (24.48%) VMware
7 45 (23.44%) Office 365
8 34 (17.71%) PowerShell
9 33 (17.19%) Cisco
10 30 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (15.10%) MS Exchange
12 28 (14.58%) Finance
12 28 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (13.54%) Data Centre
14 24 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (12.50%) Hyper-V
15 23 (11.98%) Security Cleared
15 23 (11.98%) SCCM
16 22 (11.46%) MS Excel
16 22 (11.46%) Citrix
16 22 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (10.94%) SharePoint
17 21 (10.94%) ITIL
17 21 (10.94%) SC Cleared
18 20 (10.42%) Windows 7
18 20 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
19 15 (7.81%) DNS
20 14 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
20 14 (7.29%) SQL
20 14 (7.29%) Linux

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 29 (15.10%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.94%) SharePoint
3 20 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.73%) IIS
6 9 (4.69%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (4.17%) Skype for Business
8 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.65%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.04%) Apache
10 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.52%) TPMS
Applications
1 22 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 45 (23.44%) Office 365
2 13 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.60%) OneDrive
4 4 (2.08%) Yammer
5 3 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.56%) IaaS
5 3 (1.56%) PaaS
5 3 (1.56%) SaaS
6 2 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.81%) DNS
2 13 (6.77%) Firewall
2 13 (6.77%) SAN
3 11 (5.73%) DHCP
4 8 (4.17%) Internet
4 8 (4.17%) Skype
4 8 (4.17%) VPN
4 8 (4.17%) WAN
5 7 (3.65%) LAN
5 7 (3.65%) Network Security
6 6 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.60%) BGP
7 5 (2.60%) MPLS
8 3 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.56%) LDAP
8 3 (1.56%) SMTP
9 2 (1.04%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.04%) PBX
9 2 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.04%) ObjectStore
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.52%) MS Access
4 1 (0.52%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.04%) Selenium
4 1 (0.52%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.52%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.52%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (14.58%) Finance
2 12 (6.25%) Banking
3 10 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.60%) Local Government
5 4 (2.08%) Advertising
6 3 (1.56%) Electronics
6 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.56%) Marketing
7 2 (1.04%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.04%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
3 1 (0.52%) XMPP
3 1 (0.52%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.08%) Fat Client
2 4 (2.08%) Thin Client
3 3 (1.56%) Clustering
3 3 (1.56%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.04%) NHS
5 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.52%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.52%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix
5 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 107 (55.73%) Windows
2 54 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 28 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (10.42%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.29%) Linux
8 8 (4.17%) Solaris
9 7 (3.65%) Unix
10 5 (2.60%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.08%) AIX
11 4 (2.08%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.04%) HPUX
13 2 (1.04%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.52%) Android
14 1 (0.52%) CentOS
14 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (99.48%) Migration
2 21 (10.94%) ITIL
3 12 (6.25%) Release Management
4 11 (5.73%) Data Migration
5 8 (4.17%) Project Management
6 6 (3.13%) Change Control
6 6 (3.13%) ETL
6 6 (3.13%) Quality Management
6 6 (3.13%) Validation
7 5 (2.60%) QMS
8 4 (2.08%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.08%) E-Commerce
8 4 (2.08%) Network Design
8 4 (2.08%) Programme Management
9 3 (1.56%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.56%) Change Management
9 3 (1.56%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (1.56%) Email Migration
9 3 (1.56%) Scrum
9 3 (1.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (17.71%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.29%) SQL
3 6 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.04%) Java
4 2 (1.04%) Perl
4 2 (1.04%) PHP
4 2 (1.04%) Ruby
5 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (11.98%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.94%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.21%) CCNP
4 10 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.65%) CCNA
6 6 (3.13%) CCIE
6 6 (3.13%) MCSA
7 4 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.08%) MCITP
7 4 (2.08%) MCSE
8 3 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.52%) CCA
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.52%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.52%) MCP
9 1 (0.52%) VCP5
9 1 (0.52%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (34.90%) Active Directory
2 30 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.08%) NFS
5 4 (2.08%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.56%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.04%) Xen
7 2 (1.04%) XenServer
8 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (11.98%) SCCM
2 4 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.08%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.56%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.56%) SCOM
4 2 (1.04%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.52%) Ansible
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 52 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 47 (24.48%) VMware
3 33 (17.19%) Cisco
4 22 (11.46%) Citrix
5 8 (4.17%) HP
6 7 (3.65%) Dell
6 7 (3.65%) NetApp
6 7 (3.65%) Oracle
7 6 (3.13%) Lotus
8 5 (2.60%) SAP
8 5 (2.60%) Symantec
9 4 (2.08%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.08%) EMC
9 4 (2.08%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.08%) Juniper
9 4 (2.08%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.56%) Apple
10 3 (1.56%) IBM
10 3 (1.56%) Meridio
10 3 (1.56%) PlateSpin
London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
LA International
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + Flexibility
Posted: 6 days ago