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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 26 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Contract jobs citing Migration 164 213 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.29% 6.26% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.17% 7.15% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 162 214
Median daily rate £498 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.71% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.86%  

Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2657 2978 4235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.65% 87.49% 82.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2076 2386 3276
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.78 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.53% +6.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Migration.

1 114 (31.32%) Finance
2 102 (28.02%) Data Migration
3 80 (21.98%) Windows
4 57 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 52 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 49 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (11.81%) Active Directory
7 43 (11.81%) SQL
8 42 (11.54%) Unix
9 40 (10.99%) Banking
10 39 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
11 37 (10.16%) Java
12 35 (9.62%) SQL Server
12 35 (9.62%) PowerShell
13 34 (9.34%) Linux
14 33 (9.07%) Windows Server
15 32 (8.79%) Office 365
15 32 (8.79%) Oracle
16 30 (8.24%) SharePoint
16 30 (8.24%) VMware
17 29 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (7.97%) DevOps
18 28 (7.69%) Project Management
19 26 (7.14%) High Availability
20 25 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
21 24 (6.59%) Puppet
21 24 (6.59%) Citrix
22 23 (6.32%) Cisco
22 23 (6.32%) Firewall

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 30 (8.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.75%) CMS
3 7 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.37%) JBoss
4 5 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.37%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.10%) Apache
5 4 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.55%) IIS
7 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.55%) SAS
7 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.20%) MS Project
2 8 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.65%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.27%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.55%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.27%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.27%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.79%) Office 365
3 25 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (4.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (3.02%) IaaS
6 5 (1.37%) PaaS
6 5 (1.37%) SaaS
7 4 (1.10%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.55%) GitHub
8 2 (0.55%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.55%) Yammer
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.27%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.32%) Firewall
2 19 (5.22%) LAN
3 18 (4.95%) WAN
4 16 (4.40%) SAN
5 15 (4.12%) DNS
6 11 (3.02%) Wireless
7 8 (2.20%) DHCP
7 8 (2.20%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (1.92%) BGP
8 7 (1.92%) OSPF
8 7 (1.92%) Skype
8 7 (1.92%) VPN
9 5 (1.37%) iSCSI
9 5 (1.37%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (1.37%) VXLAN
10 4 (1.10%) Intranet
10 4 (1.10%) LDAP
10 4 (1.10%) Network Security
10 4 (1.10%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.37%) MySQL
7 5 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.10%) Power BI
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (0.82%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.82%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.55%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.55%) ObjectStore
10 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Cucumber
1 4 (1.10%) JIRA
1 4 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.82%) JUnit
2 3 (0.82%) MSI
3 2 (0.55%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.27%) Selenium
4 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 114 (31.32%) Finance
2 40 (10.99%) Banking
3 19 (5.22%) Investment Banking
4 17 (4.67%) Financial Institution
5 15 (4.12%) Front Office
6 14 (3.85%) Marketing
7 9 (2.47%) Retail
8 8 (2.20%) Legal
9 7 (1.92%) Advertising
9 7 (1.92%) Law
10 5 (1.37%) Publishing
11 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.82%) Back Office
13 2 (0.55%) Billing
13 2 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.27%) Games
14 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.27%) Local Government
14 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (16.21%) Analyst
2 51 (14.01%) Developer
3 41 (11.26%) Project Manager
4 40 (10.99%) Architect
5 30 (8.24%) Business Analyst
6 24 (6.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (6.04%) Consultant
8 16 (4.40%) Java Developer
9 15 (4.12%) AWS Engineer
9 15 (4.12%) Migration Analyst
10 12 (3.30%) Data Analyst
10 12 (3.30%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (3.02%) AWS DevOps
11 11 (3.02%) Data Architect
11 11 (3.02%) Front Office Developer
12 10 (2.75%) Migration Engineer
12 10 (2.75%) Migration Manager
12 10 (2.75%) Windows Engineer
13 9 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.47%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.95%) .NET
2 11 (3.02%) Middleware
3 10 (2.75%) XML
4 9 (2.47%) HTML
4 9 (2.47%) Web Services
5 8 (2.20%) J2EE
6 7 (1.92%) CSS
7 6 (1.65%) jQuery
7 6 (1.65%) RESTful
8 5 (1.37%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.37%) TIBCO EMS
9 4 (1.10%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.82%) Apache Camel
10 3 (0.82%) Gherkin
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.82%) REST
10 3 (0.82%) SPServices
10 3 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (0.82%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.95%) Derivative
4 12 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (3.02%) Equities
5 11 (3.02%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (2.75%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.65%) PMI
8 5 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.37%) Credit Derivative
8 5 (1.37%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.37%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.37%) NHS
8 5 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.37%) Replication
9 4 (1.10%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 80 (21.98%) Windows
2 42 (11.54%) Unix
3 34 (9.34%) Linux
4 33 (9.07%) Windows Server
5 19 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (4.12%) Windows 7
8 14 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (2.75%) Windows 10
10 6 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.10%) Solaris
12 1 (0.27%) AIX
12 1 (0.27%) CentOS
12 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (28.02%) Data Migration
2 57 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (7.97%) DevOps
5 28 (7.69%) Project Management
6 26 (7.14%) High Availability
7 22 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (5.77%) Data Modelling
8 21 (5.77%) ETL
8 21 (5.77%) PRINCE2
9 19 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (4.67%) CRM
11 16 (4.40%) Business Analysis
11 16 (4.40%) Continuous Deployment
12 15 (4.12%) Multithreading
12 15 (4.12%) Workflow
13 14 (3.85%) Data Management
14 13 (3.57%) ERP
14 13 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (11.81%) SQL
2 37 (10.16%) Java
3 35 (9.62%) PowerShell
4 22 (6.04%) Python
5 12 (3.30%) C#
6 8 (2.20%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.65%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.10%) C++
9 4 (1.10%) VBA
9 4 (1.10%) VBScript
10 3 (0.82%) PHP
11 2 (0.55%) COBOL
11 2 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.55%) Perl
11 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.27%) R
12 1 (0.27%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (5.49%) Degree
1 20 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.95%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.75%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.47%) CCNA
4 9 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.47%) PMP
5 7 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.37%) CCNP
6 5 (1.37%) MCSE
7 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.82%) ISEB
7 3 (0.82%) MCITP
7 3 (0.82%) MCP
7 3 (0.82%) MCTS
7 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.55%) CISM
8 2 (0.55%) CISSP
9 1 (0.27%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.02%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.92%) QA
4 1 (0.27%) P3O
4 1 (0.27%) PMO
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.75%) XenApp
4 7 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.37%) Docker
5 5 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.10%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.55%) LXC
7 2 (0.55%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.55%) vSphere
8 1 (0.27%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.27%) vCloud
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (6.59%) Puppet
2 22 (6.04%) Ansible
3 15 (4.12%) SCCM
4 10 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.65%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (1.65%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.10%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.82%) Grafana
7 3 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.82%) Kibana
7 3 (0.82%) SCOM
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.55%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.55%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.27%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.79%) Oracle
3 30 (8.24%) VMware
4 24 (6.59%) Citrix
5 23 (6.32%) Cisco
6 19 (5.22%) SAP
7 15 (4.12%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.20%) Palo Alto
9 7 (1.92%) Adobe
9 7 (1.92%) HP
10 6 (1.65%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.65%) IBM
10 6 (1.65%) Splunk
10 6 (1.65%) Workday
11 5 (1.37%) Arista
11 5 (1.37%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.37%) Murex
11 5 (1.37%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.37%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.37%) TIBCO
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