Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Migration Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Migration Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 240 259
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 13 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.14% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
City of London median daily rate £350 £358 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% -6.23% +52.50%
10th Percentile £310 £256 £283
90th Percentile £475 £424 £487
Central London median daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +10.29% +0.74% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6761 6355 8632
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.52% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5338 5046 6770
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 127
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.30
90th Percentile £29.29 £48.40 £39.25
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.21 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -4.40% +5.88%

Migration Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Migration Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Migration Engineer in the City of London

Migration Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Migration Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration Engineer in the City of London

Migration Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration Engineer in the City of London

Migration Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration Engineer in the City of London

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Migration Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Office 365
4 4 (30.77%) VMware NSX
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) SaaS
6 2 (15.38%) PaaS
6 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (15.38%) R
6 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (15.38%) F5
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (15.38%) NAS
6 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
6 2 (15.38%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Eikon
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (15.38%) GitHub
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (15.38%) PaaS
3 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) ATM
2 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) MPLS
2 2 (15.38%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) SMTP
2 2 (15.38%) SNMP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
4 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) R
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware NSX
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) PowerCLI
2 2 (15.38%) Rundeck
2 2 (15.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) CommVault
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) FactSet
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
3 2 (15.38%) Vertica
4 1 (7.69%) LANDesk