The table below looks at the statistics for the Migration Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration Technician
Rank 610 585 602
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Technician 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.25 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 - £14.50

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Migration Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Migration Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Migration Technician
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration Technician within the UK.

Migration Technician Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Migration Technician
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration Technician within the UK.

Migration Technician Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Migration Technician
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Migration Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Nortel
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Migration Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Migration Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Nortel
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco