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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration Engineer
Rank 542 539 545
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 88 105 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 50 54
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £290 £344
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%

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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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
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 7 December 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 +12 84 £325 +8.33% 5
London +9 37 £350 -
East of England +9 12 £325 +17.11%
South East +20 10 £325 -2.98% 2
Essex +13 8 £325 +18.18%
Basildon - 8 £325 -
South West +13 7 £325 +44.44%
North East -30 7 £320 -
Tyne and Wear -30 7 £320 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -33 7 £320 -
Yorkshire +14 6 £298 +48.75%
Buckinghamshire +21 5 £265 -13.82%
South Yorkshire - 5 £298 -
Milton Keynes +20 4 - -
City of London +3 4 £275 -28.57%
Scotland +13 3 £320 -
Berkshire +9 3 £380 +26.66% 2
East Midlands -5 3 £250 +3.09% 2
Maidenhead - 3 £380 -
West Yorkshire +21 2 - -
Leeds +19 2 - -
Norfolk +13 2 - -
Wiltshire +2 2 £260 +173.68%
Gloucestershire +1 2 £325 +44.44%
Suffolk +1 2 £281 -
Oxfordshire -1 2 £325 -43.47%
Gloucester -3 2 £325 +44.44%
Oxford - 2 £325 -
Bournemouth - 2 £450 -
Dorset - 2 £450 -

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 180 (99.45%) Migration
2 97 (53.59%) Windows
3 83 (45.86%) Active Directory
4 53 (29.28%) Microsoft
4 53 (29.28%) Office 365
5 37 (20.44%) Windows Server
5 37 (20.44%) VMware
6 32 (17.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (16.57%) PowerShell
8 29 (16.02%) MS Exchange
9 26 (14.36%) Data Migration
10 25 (13.81%) Linux
10 25 (13.81%) SQL
11 24 (13.26%) Windows 7
12 21 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (11.05%) Firewall
13 20 (11.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (10.50%) Data Centre
14 19 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (10.50%) ITIL
14 19 (10.50%) DNS
15 16 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (8.84%) MS Excel
15 16 (8.84%) SharePoint
15 16 (8.84%) SQL Server
16 15 (8.29%) Hyper-V
16 15 (8.29%) SCCM
16 15 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (7.18%) Windows 10

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 (16.02%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (8.84%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.08%) Skype for Business
4 10 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.87%) IIS
7 6 (3.31%) GroupWise
8 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.66%) Apache
10 2 (1.10%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.55%) SAS
11 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.63%) MS Office
3 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 53 (29.28%) Office 365
2 32 (17.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (5.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (3.31%) OneDrive
5 6 (3.31%) Yammer
6 3 (1.66%) G Suite
6 3 (1.66%) IaaS
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.55%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.05%) Firewall
2 19 (10.50%) DNS
3 11 (6.08%) LAN
4 10 (5.52%) WAN
4 10 (5.52%) WLAN
5 9 (4.97%) DHCP
5 9 (4.97%) Internet
5 9 (4.97%) Skype
6 8 (4.42%) VPN
7 7 (3.87%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.31%) SAN
9 5 (2.76%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.21%) MPLS
10 4 (2.21%) VLAN
11 3 (1.66%) BGP
11 3 (1.66%) NetScreen
11 3 (1.66%) OSPF
11 3 (1.66%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.66%) Biml
2 3 (1.66%) MySQL
2 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.10%) ObjectStore
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.21%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (3.87%) Finance
2 4 (2.21%) Banking
2 4 (2.21%) Retail
3 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Advertising
4 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.10%) Legal
4 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.10%) Publishing
5 1 (0.55%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.21%) .NET
2 2 (1.10%) Middleware
2 2 (1.10%) Web Services
3 1 (0.55%) JSON
3 1 (0.55%) Kafka
3 1 (0.55%) Node.js
3 1 (0.55%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.87%) NHS
3 4 (2.21%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.66%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.66%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.66%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (1.66%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.10%) Clustering
5 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 97 (53.59%) Windows
2 37 (20.44%) Windows Server
3 25 (13.81%) Linux
4 24 (13.26%) Windows 7
5 20 (11.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (7.18%) Windows 10
9 7 (3.87%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.21%) Solaris
10 4 (2.21%) Unix
11 3 (1.66%) CentOS
11 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.66%) SUSE
11 3 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.10%) AIX
13 1 (0.55%) Android
13 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.55%) VMS
13 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (99.45%) Migration
2 26 (14.36%) Data Migration
3 19 (10.50%) ITIL
4 9 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (4.97%) Strategic Planning
5 8 (4.42%) Data Mapping
6 7 (3.87%) DevOps
6 7 (3.87%) Project Management
7 5 (2.76%) Change Management
7 5 (2.76%) High Availability
7 5 (2.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (2.76%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.21%) Build Automation
8 4 (2.21%) Data Analysis
8 4 (2.21%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (2.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (2.21%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (1.66%) Data Transformation
9 3 (1.66%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.57%) PowerShell
2 25 (13.81%) SQL
3 6 (3.31%) Python
4 4 (2.21%) Perl
5 3 (1.66%) C#
5 3 (1.66%) VB
6 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.10%) C
6 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.10%) VBScript
7 1 (0.55%) Java
7 1 (0.55%) PHP
7 1 (0.55%) Ruby
7 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (6.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.87%) MCSE
5 6 (3.31%) Degree
5 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.21%) CCNA
6 4 (2.21%) MCP
7 3 (1.66%) CCA
7 3 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.66%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.10%) MCITP
8 2 (1.10%) MCTS
9 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.55%) ISEB
9 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.55%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.55%) RHCE
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (45.86%) Active Directory
2 21 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.87%) NDS
5 3 (1.66%) vSphere
5 3 (1.66%) XenApp
6 2 (1.10%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.10%) Docker
6 2 (1.10%) GPFS
6 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.10%) StorNext
6 2 (1.10%) vCloud
6 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (8.29%) SCCM
2 5 (2.76%) Ansible
2 5 (2.76%) Puppet
2 5 (2.76%) Terraform
3 4 (2.21%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.10%) Packer
5 2 (1.10%) SCOM
5 2 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.10%) vRealize
6 1 (0.55%) Bareos
6 1 (0.55%) Fluentd
6 1 (0.55%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.55%) Mesos
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.55%) Piwik
6 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 53 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 37 (20.44%) VMware
3 12 (6.63%) Cisco
3 12 (6.63%) Novell
4 11 (6.08%) Dell
5 10 (5.52%) Citrix
6 9 (4.97%) Google
7 7 (3.87%) Juniper
8 6 (3.31%) IronPort
8 6 (3.31%) Oracle
9 5 (2.76%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.76%) HP
10 4 (2.21%) EMC
10 4 (2.21%) Symantec
11 3 (1.66%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.66%) NetApp
11 3 (1.66%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.66%) SAP
11 3 (1.66%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.66%) WatchGuard
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