Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 18 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +10
Contract jobs citing Migration 178 539 458
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 7.99% 8.30% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.06% 9.22% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 419 339
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £293 £313 £313
90th Percentile £661 £638 £682
Central London median daily rate £475 £495 £480
% change year-on-year -4.04% +3.13% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 22
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -25.13% +10.00%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.04 £14.00
90th Percentile £22.50 £44.80 £20.00
Central London median hourly rate £26.26 £14.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +87.59% -25.13% +10.00%

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 1,964 5,843 6,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.15% 89.95% 88.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,366 4,569 4,843
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £338 £350 £331
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 73 104
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.83 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.03% +11.39% -7.75%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.25 £13.31
90th Percentile £51.55 £56.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +0.03%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020, 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 52 (29.21%) Finance
2 41 (23.03%) Microsoft
3 39 (21.91%) Azure
4 36 (20.22%) Windows
5 34 (19.10%) Office 365
6 33 (18.54%) Data Migration
7 32 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (12.92%) Banking
9 22 (12.36%) SQL
10 21 (11.80%) SharePoint
11 19 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (10.11%) DevOps
12 18 (10.11%) SQL Server
12 18 (10.11%) Active Directory
12 18 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (9.55%) Linux
14 16 (8.99%) Data Centre
14 16 (8.99%) Windows 10
15 15 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (8.43%) AWS
16 14 (7.87%) Project Delivery
16 14 (7.87%) Windows Server
17 13 (7.30%) PowerShell
17 13 (7.30%) Change Management
18 12 (6.74%) Java
18 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
18 12 (6.74%) Unix
18 12 (6.74%) Project Management
18 12 (6.74%) Docker
19 11 (6.18%) Cisco

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 (11.80%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.81%) Apache
3 4 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.25%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.12%) Appian
4 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) Content Management Server
5 1 (0.56%) Drupal
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.12%) Northgate Housing
1 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.56%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.56%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 39 (21.91%) Azure
2 34 (19.10%) Office 365
3 15 (8.43%) AWS
4 9 (5.06%) GCP
5 8 (4.49%) IaaS
6 7 (3.93%) PaaS
7 6 (3.37%) SaaS
8 4 (2.25%) OneDrive
8 4 (2.25%) Power Platform
9 3 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.69%) GitHub
10 2 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (1.12%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.12%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.56%) Logic Apps
11 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.93%) DNS
2 6 (3.37%) DHCP
3 5 (2.81%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (1.69%) BGP
4 3 (1.69%) EIGRP
4 3 (1.69%) Firewall
4 3 (1.69%) MPLS
4 3 (1.69%) NAS
4 3 (1.69%) OSPF
4 3 (1.69%) SAN
4 3 (1.69%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (1.69%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.69%) WAN
5 2 (1.12%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.12%) Intranet
5 2 (1.12%) LAN
5 2 (1.12%) Skype
5 2 (1.12%) VLAN
5 2 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.93%) MySQL
3 4 (2.25%) Power BI
3 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.12%) OLAP
5 2 (1.12%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.56%) QlikView
6 1 (0.56%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.12%) JIRA
4 2 (1.12%) Maven
4 2 (1.12%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.12%) Spinnaker
5 1 (0.56%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.56%) Charles Proxy
5 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.56%) Gradle
5 1 (0.56%) JUnit
5 1 (0.56%) MSI
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (29.21%) Finance
2 23 (12.92%) Banking
3 9 (5.06%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.37%) Front Office
5 5 (2.81%) Law
5 5 (2.81%) Retail
6 4 (2.25%) Marketing
7 3 (1.69%) Advertising
7 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.69%) Local Government
8 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.12%) International Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Legal
8 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.12%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (16.29%) Analyst
2 28 (15.73%) Architect
3 23 (12.92%) Developer
4 17 (9.55%) Business Analyst
5 12 (6.74%) Consultant
5 12 (6.74%) Project Manager
6 9 (5.06%) Migration Analyst
7 7 (3.93%) Migration Manager
8 6 (3.37%) Data Architect
9 5 (2.81%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (2.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (2.81%) Migration Engineer
9 5 (2.81%) Network Engineer
9 5 (2.81%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (2.25%) Data Engineer
10 4 (2.25%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (2.25%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (2.25%) IT Analyst
10 4 (2.25%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.93%) .NET
1 7 (3.93%) Web Services
2 6 (3.37%) XML
3 4 (2.25%) .NET Core
3 4 (2.25%) React
4 3 (1.69%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.69%) HTML
4 3 (1.69%) Kafka
4 3 (1.69%) LAMP
4 3 (1.69%) RESTful
4 3 (1.69%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.12%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.12%) Java EE
5 2 (1.12%) Node.js
5 2 (1.12%) Spring
5 2 (1.12%) Swing
5 2 (1.12%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.56%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.99%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.25%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.69%) NHS
6 3 (1.69%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.69%) Replication
7 2 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.12%) BYOD
7 2 (1.12%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.12%) Derivative
7 2 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.22%) Windows
2 17 (9.55%) Linux
3 16 (8.99%) Windows 10
4 14 (7.87%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.74%) Unix
6 9 (5.06%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.12%) CentOS
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.56%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.54%) Data Migration
2 32 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.11%) DevOps
3 18 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (7.87%) Project Delivery
6 13 (7.30%) Change Management
7 12 (6.74%) Project Management
8 11 (6.18%) ETL
9 10 (5.62%) Data Governance
9 10 (5.62%) Data Modelling
9 10 (5.62%) Document Management
9 10 (5.62%) Microservices
10 9 (5.06%) Workflow
11 8 (4.49%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (4.49%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.93%) Analytics
12 7 (3.93%) Business Analysis
12 7 (3.93%) SDLC
12 7 (3.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.36%) SQL
2 13 (7.30%) PowerShell
3 12 (6.74%) Java
4 8 (4.49%) C#
4 8 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.49%) Python
5 4 (2.25%) PHP
5 4 (2.25%) VB
5 4 (2.25%) VBScript
6 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.69%) C
6 3 (1.69%) Java 8
6 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.69%) VBA
7 2 (1.12%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.12%) C++
7 2 (1.12%) Groovy
7 2 (1.12%) Lisp
7 2 (1.12%) Perl
7 2 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (5.62%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.25%) CCNP
4 4 (2.25%) MCSE
4 4 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.69%) CCIE
5 3 (1.69%) CCNA
5 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.12%) MCSA
6 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.56%) ACCA
7 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.56%) CISM
7 1 (0.56%) CISSP
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.62%) QA
2 7 (3.93%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.69%) GDPR
3 3 (1.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) PMO
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.74%) Docker
3 8 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.69%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.56%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.56%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (6.18%) Terraform
2 9 (5.06%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.49%) Ansible
4 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.69%) SCCM
5 3 (1.69%) SCOM
6 2 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.12%) Nagios
6 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.12%) Puppet
6 2 (1.12%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.56%) QRadar
7 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (23.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.18%) Cisco
2 11 (6.18%) Oracle
3 10 (5.62%) VMware
4 7 (3.93%) Citrix
4 7 (3.93%) Google
5 5 (2.81%) OpenText
6 4 (2.25%) Adobe
6 4 (2.25%) Alteryx
6 4 (2.25%) Informatica
6 4 (2.25%) SAP
7 3 (1.69%) Cadence
7 3 (1.69%) HP
7 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.12%) Dell
8 2 (1.12%) EMC
8 2 (1.12%) Hyland
8 2 (1.12%) NetApp
8 2 (1.12%) Northgate
8 2 (1.12%) Red Hat