Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 29 36
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing Migration 474 444 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.99% 6.41% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.89% 7.34% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 324 294
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £277 £310
90th Percentile £650 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 7
City of London median hourly rate £14.00 £18.70 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.13% +33.57% +12.00%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.41 £11.05
90th Percentile £36.39 £20.00 £23.07
Central London median hourly rate £14.00 £18.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year -25.13% +33.57% +12.00%

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 5,334 6,047 6,163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.96% 87.25% 89.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,190 4,804 4,861
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £680 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 55
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% - -6.12%
10th Percentile £11.83 £13.00 £13.05
90th Percentile £51.95 £29.63 £31.20
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +6.95% - -1.58%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 13 £550 -
London Bridge +5 8 £525 +10.53%
Migration
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 134 (28.27%) Finance
2 118 (24.89%) Azure
3 104 (21.94%) Data Migration
4 100 (21.10%) SQL
5 99 (20.89%) Windows
6 89 (18.78%) Microsoft
7 81 (17.09%) Office 365
8 80 (16.88%) AWS
9 58 (12.24%) Windows 10
10 56 (11.81%) DevOps
10 56 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (10.34%) Active Directory
12 47 (9.92%) SQL Server
13 45 (9.49%) Banking
14 42 (8.86%) Kubernetes
15 41 (8.65%) PowerShell
16 40 (8.44%) SCCM
16 40 (8.44%) Java
17 39 (8.23%) Linux
18 37 (7.81%) SharePoint
19 36 (7.59%) Docker
20 34 (7.17%) ETL
21 33 (6.96%) Oracle
22 32 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
22 32 (6.75%) Python
22 32 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
22 32 (6.75%) GCP
23 31 (6.54%) Windows 7
24 29 (6.12%) Power Platform
25 28 (5.91%) Data Centre

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 37 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.32%) Apache
4 9 (1.90%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.90%) IIS
4 9 (1.90%) JBoss
5 7 (1.48%) Appian
6 6 (1.27%) Confluence
6 6 (1.27%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 6 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.27%) WebLogic Integration
7 5 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.05%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.84%) SAS
9 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.42%) CMS
10 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.21%) CICS
Applications
1 18 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 18 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.05%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.48%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle FAH
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.42%) Global One
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.42%) SAP IBP
8 1 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 118 (24.89%) Azure
2 81 (17.09%) Office 365
3 80 (16.88%) AWS
4 32 (6.75%) GCP
5 29 (6.12%) Power Platform
6 16 (3.38%) Dynamics 365
7 14 (2.95%) Serverless
8 12 (2.53%) PaaS
9 10 (2.11%) Azure Data Factory
10 9 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (1.90%) IaaS
11 8 (1.69%) OneDrive
12 7 (1.48%) Amazon S3
12 7 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (1.48%) GitHub
13 6 (1.27%) Amazon ECS
13 6 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (1.27%) CloudFront
14 5 (1.05%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.06%) Firewall
2 14 (2.95%) DNS
3 13 (2.74%) LAN
4 12 (2.53%) WAN
5 11 (2.32%) VPN
6 10 (2.11%) Internet
7 8 (1.69%) Skype
8 7 (1.48%) MPLS
8 7 (1.48%) SAN
9 6 (1.27%) DHCP
9 6 (1.27%) WLAN
10 4 (0.84%) BGP
10 4 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.84%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.84%) Network Security
10 4 (0.84%) OSPF
10 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.84%) Wireless
11 3 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (5.91%) Power BI
4 24 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (4.22%) Big Data
5 20 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.80%) Data Lake
7 15 (3.16%) MySQL
7 15 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (2.74%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.11%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.11%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.11%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (1.69%) QlikView
12 7 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (4.43%) Jenkins
2 18 (3.80%) JIRA
3 12 (2.53%) Eclipse
4 11 (2.32%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (1.48%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.27%) Selenium
8 5 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.84%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.84%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.84%) Mocha
9 4 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.63%) JMeter
10 3 (0.63%) ProC
11 2 (0.42%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.42%) Gradle
11 2 (0.42%) Maven
11 2 (0.42%) MSI
11 2 (0.42%) webpack
General
1 134 (28.27%) Finance
2 45 (9.49%) Banking
3 15 (3.16%) Public Sector
4 12 (2.53%) Financial Institution
4 12 (2.53%) Front Office
5 11 (2.32%) Retail
6 6 (1.27%) Law
6 6 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.05%) Back Office
7 5 (1.05%) International Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Legal
9 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.63%) Marketing
9 3 (0.63%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Environmental Health
10 1 (0.21%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 66 (13.92%) Developer
2 65 (13.71%) Analyst
3 56 (11.81%) Architect
4 39 (8.23%) Project Manager
5 38 (8.02%) Business Analyst
6 31 (6.54%) Consultant
7 30 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (4.01%) AWS Engineer
8 19 (4.01%) Azure Engineer
8 19 (4.01%) Data Architect
9 18 (3.80%) Azure DevOps
10 17 (3.59%) AWS DevOps
11 16 (3.38%) Deployment Engineer
11 16 (3.38%) Migration Engineer
12 15 (3.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 15 (3.16%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 14 (2.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 14 (2.95%) Migration Manager
14 13 (2.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 13 (2.74%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.49%) Web Services
2 24 (5.06%) .NET
3 15 (3.16%) Node.js
4 12 (2.53%) HTML
4 12 (2.53%) XML
5 9 (1.90%) REST
6 8 (1.69%) J2EE
6 8 (1.69%) Java EE
7 7 (1.48%) AngularJS
7 7 (1.48%) JSON
7 7 (1.48%) Kafka
7 7 (1.48%) React
8 6 (1.27%) Middleware
8 6 (1.27%) MSMQ
8 6 (1.27%) RESTful
8 6 (1.27%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (1.05%) CSS
9 5 (1.05%) Jest
9 5 (1.05%) Laravel
9 5 (1.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.91%) Data Centre
2 19 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.59%) Reinsurance
4 11 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.11%) User Experience
6 7 (1.48%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.27%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.84%) Replication
10 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.63%) Handset
10 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.63%) PKI
10 3 (0.63%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.63%) Social Media
10 3 (0.63%) Tandem
11 2 (0.42%) Derivative
11 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 99 (20.89%) Windows
2 58 (12.24%) Windows 10
3 39 (8.23%) Linux
4 31 (6.54%) Windows 7
5 19 (4.01%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.32%) Unix
8 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.84%) Android
11 4 (0.84%) Solaris
12 3 (0.63%) AIX
13 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.42%) CentOS
13 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.42%) zOS
14 1 (0.21%) VMS
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (21.94%) Data Migration
2 56 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (11.81%) DevOps
3 34 (7.17%) ETL
4 32 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (5.06%) Data Modelling
7 23 (4.85%) Analytics
7 23 (4.85%) CRM
7 23 (4.85%) Project Delivery
7 23 (4.85%) Project Management
8 22 (4.64%) Microservices
9 20 (4.22%) Change Management
9 20 (4.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (4.01%) Root Cause Analysis
11 18 (3.80%) Data Architecture
11 18 (3.80%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (3.59%) E-Commerce
13 16 (3.38%) Application Packaging
13 16 (3.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 100 (21.10%) SQL
2 41 (8.65%) PowerShell
3 40 (8.44%) Java
4 32 (6.75%) Python
5 21 (4.43%) C#
6 17 (3.59%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.38%) Bash Shell
8 11 (2.32%) Scala
9 9 (1.90%) VBA
10 8 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.48%) Ruby
11 7 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.27%) Perl
13 5 (1.05%) C
13 5 (1.05%) PHP
13 5 (1.05%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.84%) Go
15 3 (0.63%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 19 (4.01%) Degree
3 18 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.27%) CCIE
6 5 (1.05%) CCNA
6 5 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.05%) OCA
6 5 (1.05%) OCP
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.05%) PMP
7 4 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.63%) CCNP
9 2 (0.42%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.42%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (0.42%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.21%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.90%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.05%) QA
3 4 (0.84%) PMO
3 4 (0.84%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) PSD2
5 1 (0.21%) EMIR
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 49 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 36 (7.59%) Docker
3 8 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.63%) Varnish
6 3 (0.63%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.42%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.42%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) HDFS
8 1 (0.21%) KVM
8 1 (0.21%) NFS
8 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (8.86%) Kubernetes
2 40 (8.44%) SCCM
3 17 (3.59%) Terraform
4 13 (2.74%) Ansible
4 13 (2.74%) Microsoft Intune
4 13 (2.74%) Puppet
5 9 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.48%) Data Guard
7 5 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.63%) Perfmon
9 3 (0.63%) vMotion
10 2 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.42%) Packer
10 2 (0.42%) Salt
11 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 89 (18.78%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.96%) Oracle
3 25 (5.27%) Citrix
4 22 (4.64%) Cisco
4 22 (4.64%) VMware
5 20 (4.22%) Google
6 11 (2.32%) SAP
7 9 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.69%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.48%) Nintex
10 6 (1.27%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.27%) CODA
11 5 (1.05%) Apple
11 5 (1.05%) Splunk
11 5 (1.05%) Sybase
12 4 (0.84%) Databricks
12 4 (0.84%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.84%) IBM
12 4 (0.84%) Informatica
12 4 (0.84%) MuleSoft