Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 30 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 -12
Contract jobs citing Migration 489 438 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.59% 6.35% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.49% 7.19% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 329 259
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +11.68%
10th Percentile £325 £315 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 0
City of London median hourly rate £16.35 £18.70 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.57% - -
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 -

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 5,758 6,096 5,479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.38% 88.37% 88.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,454 4,839 4,253
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £356 £331 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 96 48
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -3.36% -3.24%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.63 £12.84
90th Percentile £55.40 £38.48 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.75 £16.96
% change year-on-year +8.86% +16.45% -15.20%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in the City of London

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in the City of London

Migration
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 in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in the City of London

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in the City of London

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 7 £488 -
London Bridge -41 2 £413 -25.00%
Migration
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 188 (38.45%) Finance
2 150 (30.67%) Windows
3 144 (29.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 94 (19.22%) Amazon AWS
5 91 (18.61%) Microsoft
6 88 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (17.38%) Data Migration
8 81 (16.56%) Office 365
9 76 (15.54%) DevOps
9 76 (15.54%) Active Directory
10 74 (15.13%) Windows 10
11 69 (14.11%) SQL
12 48 (9.82%) Linux
13 46 (9.41%) Java
13 46 (9.41%) PowerShell
14 45 (9.20%) Docker
15 44 (9.00%) SCCM
16 42 (8.59%) Kubernetes
17 41 (8.38%) Windows 7
17 41 (8.38%) SharePoint
18 39 (7.98%) Data Centre
19 38 (7.77%) SQL Server
19 38 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
20 37 (7.57%) Project Management
21 36 (7.36%) Banking
22 30 (6.13%) C#
23 29 (5.93%) Oracle
23 29 (5.93%) Firewall
23 29 (5.93%) Microservices
24 28 (5.73%) Jenkins

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 41 (8.38%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.25%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.64%) Confluence
4 6 (1.23%) Apache
4 6 (1.23%) IIS
5 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.02%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 4 (0.82%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.82%) JBoss
6 4 (0.82%) SAS
7 3 (0.61%) CMS
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.41%) Appian
8 2 (0.41%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (4.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.41%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.41%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 144 (29.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (19.22%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (16.56%) Office 365
4 24 (4.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (4.09%) Power Platform
6 17 (3.48%) IaaS
7 15 (3.07%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (3.07%) PaaS
8 13 (2.66%) Dynamics 365
8 13 (2.66%) SaaS
9 11 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (2.04%) OpenShift
11 9 (1.84%) OneDrive
12 7 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.43%) Amazon ECS
12 7 (1.43%) Amazon S3
12 7 (1.43%) GitHub
13 6 (1.23%) Heroku
14 5 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.93%) Firewall
2 23 (4.70%) DNS
3 16 (3.27%) LAN
4 14 (2.86%) Skype
5 13 (2.66%) DHCP
5 13 (2.66%) WAN
6 10 (2.04%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.64%) SAN
7 8 (1.64%) VPN
8 7 (1.43%) Internet
9 6 (1.23%) MPLS
9 6 (1.23%) SMTP
10 5 (1.02%) IP Telephony
10 5 (1.02%) WLAN
11 4 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (0.82%) NAS
11 4 (0.82%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.11%) Big Data
3 20 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (3.89%) Power BI
5 15 (3.07%) Azure SQL Database
6 13 (2.66%) Data Lake
7 12 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.25%) MySQL
8 11 (2.25%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.64%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (1.23%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 28 (5.73%) Jenkins
2 17 (3.48%) JIRA
3 12 (2.45%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (1.64%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (1.43%) Subversion
7 6 (1.23%) MSI
7 6 (1.23%) SonarQube
7 6 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (1.02%) FishEye
9 4 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.61%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.61%) Maven
10 3 (0.61%) Mocha
10 3 (0.61%) ProC
10 3 (0.61%) Selenium
11 2 (0.41%) ERwin
11 2 (0.41%) JMeter
12 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 188 (38.45%) Finance
2 36 (7.36%) Banking
3 20 (4.09%) Retail
4 14 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 12 (2.45%) Law
6 10 (2.04%) Back Office
6 10 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.64%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.43%) Front Office
9 6 (1.23%) Legal
10 5 (1.02%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.82%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.82%) Marketing
12 3 (0.61%) Billing
12 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.41%) Advertising
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (14.52%) Architect
2 60 (12.27%) Developer
3 59 (12.07%) Analyst
4 44 (9.00%) Project Manager
5 35 (7.16%) Business Analyst
6 34 (6.95%) Consultant
7 28 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
8 27 (5.52%) Azure DevOps
8 27 (5.52%) Windows Engineer
9 24 (4.91%) Deployment Engineer
10 21 (4.29%) Azure Engineer
10 21 (4.29%) Migration Engineer
11 19 (3.89%) AWS Engineer
12 18 (3.68%) AWS DevOps
13 17 (3.48%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 17 (3.48%) Cloud Architect
14 16 (3.27%) Migration Manager
14 16 (3.27%) Technical Architect
15 15 (3.07%) AWS Architect
15 15 (3.07%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.73%) .NET
2 17 (3.48%) Web Services
3 15 (3.07%) RESTful
4 13 (2.66%) Node.js
4 13 (2.66%) SOAP
5 12 (2.45%) REST
5 12 (2.45%) Spring Boot
6 11 (2.25%) Spring
7 9 (1.84%) HTML
8 8 (1.64%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.43%) JSON
9 7 (1.43%) Visualforce
9 7 (1.43%) XML
10 6 (1.23%) Middleware
11 5 (1.02%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.02%) JMS
11 5 (1.02%) TIBCO EMS
12 4 (0.82%) ASP.NET Core
12 4 (0.82%) React
12 4 (0.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.98%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.89%) Public Cloud
4 12 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.04%) Hedge funds
7 7 (1.43%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.43%) Derivative
7 7 (1.43%) Fixed Income
7 7 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.43%) Tandem
8 6 (1.23%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.02%) Handset
9 5 (1.02%) Social Media
10 4 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.82%) PKI
10 4 (0.82%) User Experience
11 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 150 (30.67%) Windows
2 74 (15.13%) Windows 10
3 48 (9.82%) Linux
4 41 (8.38%) Windows 7
5 25 (5.11%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.02%) Unix
9 4 (0.82%) Android
10 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.61%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.41%) AIX
11 2 (0.41%) CentOS
11 2 (0.41%) Solaris
11 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (17.38%) Data Migration
3 76 (15.54%) DevOps
4 38 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (7.57%) Project Management
6 29 (5.93%) Microservices
7 28 (5.73%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (5.32%) PRINCE2
9 24 (4.91%) ETL
10 23 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (4.70%) Data Modelling
11 22 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (4.29%) Business Analysis
12 21 (4.29%) Change Management
12 21 (4.29%) E-Commerce
13 20 (4.09%) Application Packaging
13 20 (4.09%) Test Automation
14 18 (3.68%) TDD
15 17 (3.48%) Analytics
16 16 (3.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (14.11%) SQL
2 46 (9.41%) Java
2 46 (9.41%) PowerShell
3 30 (6.13%) C#
4 24 (4.91%) Python
5 13 (2.66%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.45%) Java 8
7 11 (2.25%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.64%) PHP
8 8 (1.64%) Ruby
9 7 (1.43%) Apex Code
9 7 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.43%) VBA
10 5 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.82%) C
11 4 (0.82%) C++
11 4 (0.82%) Perl
11 4 (0.82%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.61%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 24 (4.91%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.27%) Degree
4 12 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.84%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.43%) PMP
6 7 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.23%) CCIE
8 5 (1.02%) CISSP
9 4 (0.82%) CCNP
10 3 (0.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.61%) CCNA
10 3 (0.61%) CISM
11 2 (0.41%) CCSP
11 2 (0.41%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.41%) CISMP
11 2 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.86%) QA
2 12 (2.45%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.61%) EMIR
3 3 (0.61%) MiFID
4 2 (0.41%) GDPR
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (0.41%) PMO
4 2 (0.41%) PSD2
4 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 76 (15.54%) Active Directory
2 45 (9.20%) Docker
3 13 (2.66%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.41%) Varnish
7 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) KVM
8 1 (0.20%) NFS
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.20%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 44 (9.00%) SCCM
2 42 (8.59%) Kubernetes
3 22 (4.50%) Ansible
4 19 (3.89%) Terraform
5 15 (3.07%) Puppet
6 7 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.61%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.61%) Perfmon
8 3 (0.61%) SCOM
8 3 (0.61%) SCSM
8 3 (0.61%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.61%) vMotion
9 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.41%) Packer
10 1 (0.20%) Grafana
10 1 (0.20%) logstash
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 91 (18.61%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.93%) Oracle
3 28 (5.73%) Citrix
4 23 (4.70%) Cisco
5 16 (3.27%) VMware
6 14 (2.86%) Google
6 14 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.45%) SAP
8 11 (2.25%) Splunk
9 8 (1.64%) hybris
9 8 (1.64%) TIBCO
10 7 (1.43%) Informatica
11 6 (1.23%) Dell
11 6 (1.23%) Symantec
12 5 (1.02%) NetApp
12 5 (1.02%) Sonatype
13 4 (0.82%) Adobe
13 4 (0.82%) Ivanti
14 3 (0.61%) Sun
14 3 (0.61%) Veritas