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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 17 29 21
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 356 207 201
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 8.25% 6.59% 7.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.01% 7.20% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 171 155
10th Percentile £405 £358 £255
25th Percentile £495 £416 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £525 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £588
90th Percentile £775 £713 £656
Central London median daily rate £540 £530 £475
% change year-on-year +1.89% +11.58% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
10th Percentile - - £14.35
25th Percentile £52.50 - £14.88
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £18.00
75th Percentile £57.50 - £21.38
90th Percentile - - £22.05
Central London median hourly rate £55.00 - £20.00
% change year-on-year - - +22.32%

Migration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,953 2,874 2,404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.65% 91.47% 88.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,921 2,117 1,787
10th Percentile £388 £358 £338
25th Percentile £475 £450 £417
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £520
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% -0.95%
75th Percentile £695 £638 £603
90th Percentile £788 £719 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £543 £510
% change year-on-year +5.99% +6.37% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 31 38
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £26.00 £12.38 £14.09
Median hourly rate £43.12 £23.45 £23.37
Median % change year-on-year +83.88% +0.35% +20.61%
75th Percentile £54.88 £32.70 £39.13
90th Percentile £62.13 £42.25 £53.70
Central London median hourly rate £42.75 £22.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +92.13% -14.42% +28.40%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the City of London

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Migration in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Migration in the City of London

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Migration in the City of London over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Migration in the City of London

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Migration in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Migration in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Migration.

1 127 (35.67%) Azure
2 125 (35.11%) Finance
3 100 (28.09%) Microsoft
4 87 (24.44%) Social Skills
5 67 (18.82%) PowerShell
6 60 (16.85%) Agile
7 59 (16.57%) Microsoft 365
8 56 (15.73%) Data Migration
9 55 (15.45%) Windows
9 55 (15.45%) DevOps
10 54 (15.17%) Data Centre
10 54 (15.17%) Active Directory
11 52 (14.61%) AWS
12 43 (12.08%) Project Management
13 41 (11.52%) SQL
13 41 (11.52%) CI/CD
14 40 (11.24%) ITIL
14 40 (11.24%) Banking
15 38 (10.67%) Project Delivery
16 33 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (9.27%) VMware
17 32 (8.99%) Legal
17 32 (8.99%) PRINCE2
17 32 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
18 31 (8.71%) Azure Active Directory
19 30 (8.43%) Degree
20 29 (8.15%) Python
20 29 (8.15%) Linux
20 29 (8.15%) Terraform
21 28 (7.87%) Infrastructure as Code

Migration
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 21 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.69%) CMS
2 6 (1.69%) IIS
3 4 (1.12%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.56%) Apache
4 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.56%) Confluence
4 2 (0.56%) JBoss
4 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.28%) CICS
5 1 (0.28%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.28%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.28%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.84%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.56%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.28%) Eikon
4 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP BRIM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.28%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 127 (35.67%) Azure
2 59 (16.57%) Microsoft 365
3 52 (14.61%) AWS
4 31 (8.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 25 (7.02%) Azure DevOps
6 23 (6.46%) SaaS
7 21 (5.90%) IaaS
8 16 (4.49%) GCP
8 16 (4.49%) Power Platform
8 16 (4.49%) Serverless
9 14 (3.93%) PaaS
10 8 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (1.97%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.97%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (1.97%) OneDrive
11 7 (1.97%) PowerApps
12 6 (1.69%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 5 (1.40%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.78%) DNS
2 14 (3.93%) Firewall
3 12 (3.37%) DHCP
3 12 (3.37%) SAN
3 12 (3.37%) VSAN
3 12 (3.37%) WAN
4 9 (2.53%) VPN
5 8 (2.25%) Network Security
5 8 (2.25%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.97%) SD-WAN
7 5 (1.40%) Internet
7 5 (1.40%) Intranet
7 5 (1.40%) LAN
7 5 (1.40%) Multicast
7 5 (1.40%) NAS
8 4 (1.12%) VoIP
9 3 (0.84%) Broadband
9 3 (0.84%) MPLS
9 3 (0.84%) SSL
9 3 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.65%) Big Data
3 12 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.09%) Power BI
5 9 (2.53%) Data Lake
5 9 (2.53%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (1.97%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.40%) DB2
9 5 (1.40%) MySQL
10 4 (1.12%) Amazon Athena
11 3 (0.84%) BigQuery
11 3 (0.84%) Bigtable
11 3 (0.84%) HDInsight
12 2 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 14 (3.93%) TeamCity
2 7 (1.97%) JIRA
3 6 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.40%) Maven
4 5 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.12%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.84%) IntelliJ
6 3 (0.84%) kappa
7 2 (0.56%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.56%) GitLab
8 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.28%) GoCD
8 1 (0.28%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.28%) Postman
8 1 (0.28%) Selenium
8 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.28%) XPEDITER
General
1 125 (35.11%) Finance
2 87 (24.44%) Social Skills
3 40 (11.24%) Banking
4 32 (8.99%) Legal
5 26 (7.30%) Financial Institution
6 20 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.25%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.97%) Front Office
8 7 (1.97%) Presentation Skills
8 7 (1.97%) Retail
9 6 (1.69%) Marketing
10 5 (1.40%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (1.40%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (1.40%) Law
10 5 (1.40%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.12%) Billing
11 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.84%) Back Office
12 3 (0.84%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.56%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (18.54%) Architect
2 47 (13.20%) Analyst
3 34 (9.55%) Project Manager
4 29 (8.15%) Developer
5 28 (7.87%) Azure Architect
6 25 (7.02%) Consultant
7 18 (5.06%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
8 16 (4.49%) Migration Manager
9 14 (3.93%) Azure Engineer
9 14 (3.93%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (3.65%) Infrastructure Architect
11 12 (3.37%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (3.37%) Senior DevOps
12 11 (3.09%) Data Engineer
13 10 (2.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 9 (2.53%) Technical Manager
14 9 (2.53%) VMware Engineer
15 8 (2.25%) Data Centre Manager
15 8 (2.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.65%) .NET
2 12 (3.37%) Kafka
3 10 (2.81%) AngularJS
4 8 (2.25%) HTML
4 8 (2.25%) REST
5 6 (1.69%) React
6 5 (1.40%) CSS
6 5 (1.40%) Spring Boot
7 4 (1.12%) CSS3
7 4 (1.12%) HTML5
7 4 (1.12%) jQuery
7 4 (1.12%) JSON
7 4 (1.12%) Middleware
7 4 (1.12%) Node.js
7 4 (1.12%) XML
8 3 (0.84%) Apache Camel
8 3 (0.84%) ARM Templates
8 3 (0.84%) Spring
8 3 (0.84%) Swing
8 3 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.17%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.46%) Hedge funds
3 20 (5.62%) Public Cloud
4 16 (4.49%) Cloud Native
5 14 (3.93%) Legacy Systems
6 13 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.25%) Replication
9 7 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.40%) CMDB
10 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.40%) Legacy Applications
11 4 (1.12%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.12%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 3 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.84%) Low-Code
12 3 (0.84%) PKI
13 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.45%) Windows
2 29 (8.15%) Linux
3 18 (5.06%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.65%) Windows 10
5 8 (2.25%) Unix
5 8 (2.25%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (1.12%) VMS
8 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.84%) AIX
9 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.56%) Android
10 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.28%) CentOS
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Solaris
11 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (16.85%) Agile
2 56 (15.73%) Data Migration
3 55 (15.45%) DevOps
4 43 (12.08%) Project Management
5 41 (11.52%) CI/CD
6 40 (11.24%) ITIL
7 38 (10.67%) Project Delivery
8 33 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (8.99%) PRINCE2
9 32 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (7.87%) Infrastructure as Code
11 26 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (7.30%) Data Protection
12 21 (5.90%) Decision-Making
13 18 (5.06%) Business Analysis
14 17 (4.78%) Change Management
15 16 (4.49%) Analytics
15 16 (4.49%) ETL
15 16 (4.49%) ITSM
16 15 (4.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.82%) PowerShell
2 41 (11.52%) SQL
3 29 (8.15%) Python
4 22 (6.18%) Java
5 10 (2.81%) C++
6 7 (1.97%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.69%) Bash
7 6 (1.69%) C#
8 5 (1.40%) Perl
9 3 (0.84%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.84%) Scala
9 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.56%) C
10 2 (0.56%) Go
10 2 (0.56%) PHP
10 2 (0.56%) Ruby
10 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.28%) COBOL
11 1 (0.28%) JCL
11 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (8.43%) Degree
2 24 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (6.46%) CCNA
3 23 (6.46%) MCSE
3 23 (6.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (6.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (5.90%) MCP
6 20 (5.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 20 (5.62%) MCSA
7 16 (4.49%) Security Cleared
8 13 (3.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.69%) PMP
10 5 (1.40%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.12%) AWS Certification
11 4 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.84%) ISEB
12 3 (0.84%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.02%) GDPR
2 19 (5.34%) PMO
3 9 (2.53%) QA
4 6 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.40%) SLA
6 2 (0.56%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.28%) GAAP
7 1 (0.28%) IFRS
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 54 (15.17%) Active Directory
2 27 (7.58%) Docker
3 20 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.12%) vSphere
7 2 (0.56%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.56%) XenApp
7 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.28%) Firmware
8 1 (0.28%) Microcode
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.28%) NFS
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 29 (8.15%) Terraform
2 27 (7.58%) SCCM
3 23 (6.46%) Kubernetes
4 11 (3.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (2.25%) Ansible
6 6 (1.69%) vCenter Server
7 5 (1.40%) VxRail
8 4 (1.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 4 (1.12%) WMI
9 3 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.84%) Control-M
9 3 (0.84%) Puppet
9 3 (0.84%) vRealize
10 2 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.56%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.56%) Packer
10 2 (0.56%) SCOM
10 2 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 100 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.27%) VMware
3 19 (5.34%) Cisco
4 17 (4.78%) Oracle
5 13 (3.65%) NetApp
5 13 (3.65%) SAP
5 13 (3.65%) ServiceNow
6 10 (2.81%) Citrix
7 8 (2.25%) Google
7 8 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.69%) Databricks
9 5 (1.40%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.40%) Dell
9 5 (1.40%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.40%) Sybase
9 5 (1.40%) Zerto
10 4 (1.12%) HP
10 4 (1.12%) IBM
10 4 (1.12%) Juniper
10 4 (1.12%) Siebel