Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 30 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 424 390 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.01% 6.29% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 7.16% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 292 277
City of London median daily rate £475 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £319 £320 £264
90th Percentile £644 £613 £600
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 3
City of London median hourly rate £17.85 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.80% -16.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £11.53 £11.30 £14.50
90th Percentile £31.00 £13.70 £20.70
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £12.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year +38.78% -18.33% +3.45%

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 6,212 5,446 6,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.01% 87.77% 85.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,956 4,336 4,875
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £287
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 50 57
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -2.27% +13.79%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.50 £55.00 £52.39
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +7.89% -10.59% +18.50%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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
London Bridge - 13 £550 -
Moorgate - 1 - -
Migration
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 126 (29.72%) Finance
2 118 (27.83%) Data Migration
3 74 (17.45%) Windows
4 60 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (13.92%) Banking
6 57 (13.44%) Microsoft
7 56 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (12.97%) SQL
9 52 (12.26%) Project Management
10 51 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
10 51 (12.03%) Office 365
11 50 (11.79%) Java
12 49 (11.56%) Active Directory
13 46 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
14 37 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (8.49%) Data Centre
16 35 (8.25%) Oracle
17 33 (7.78%) PowerShell
18 31 (7.31%) Windows 10
19 30 (7.08%) Linux
20 29 (6.84%) Investment Banking
20 29 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (6.60%) C#
22 27 (6.37%) SQL Server
22 27 (6.37%) CRM
23 26 (6.13%) SharePoint
23 26 (6.13%) Retail Banking
23 26 (6.13%) Ansible
23 26 (6.13%) Windows Server
24 25 (5.90%) Puppet

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 26 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.30%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.07%) OpenStack
3 13 (3.07%) WebLogic
4 12 (2.83%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.65%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.18%) SAS
7 4 (0.94%) Apache
7 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.71%) IIS
8 3 (0.71%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.24%) CMS
10 1 (0.24%) Documentum
10 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.24%) GemFire
Applications
1 21 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.71%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.47%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.47%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.47%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.24%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.24%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 51 (12.03%) Office 365
2 46 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (1.65%) SaaS
5 5 (1.18%) GitHub
6 4 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.94%) PaaS
6 4 (0.94%) Serverless
7 3 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.71%) Force.com
7 3 (0.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.47%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.72%) Firewall
2 14 (3.30%) WAN
3 11 (2.59%) SAN
4 9 (2.12%) MPLS
5 8 (1.89%) LAN
6 7 (1.65%) DNS
6 7 (1.65%) IP Telephony
7 6 (1.42%) Intranet
7 6 (1.42%) NAS
7 6 (1.42%) VPN
8 5 (1.18%) DHCP
8 5 (1.18%) Skype
9 4 (0.94%) Network Security
10 3 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.71%) SMTP
10 3 (0.71%) SNMP
10 3 (0.71%) VLAN
11 2 (0.47%) ISDN
11 2 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.90%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.77%) MySQL
4 16 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (3.07%) Big Data
7 8 (1.89%) Power BI
7 8 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.65%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.18%) HBase
10 5 (1.18%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.94%) MS Access
11 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (3.07%) NUnit
2 12 (2.83%) MSTest
3 10 (2.36%) JIRA
3 10 (2.36%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (1.89%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.42%) Subversion
7 5 (1.18%) MSI
8 4 (0.94%) Maven
9 3 (0.71%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.47%) Gradle
10 2 (0.47%) Mockito
11 1 (0.24%) Moq
11 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 126 (29.72%) Finance
2 59 (13.92%) Banking
3 29 (6.84%) Investment Banking
4 26 (6.13%) Retail Banking
5 19 (4.48%) Front Office
6 16 (3.77%) Legal
7 15 (3.54%) Retail
8 13 (3.07%) Marketing
9 4 (0.94%) Advertising
9 4 (0.94%) Back Office
9 4 (0.94%) Law
9 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.71%) Billing
10 3 (0.71%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.47%) Electronics
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) French Language
11 2 (0.47%) German Language
11 2 (0.47%) International Banking
11 2 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (19.58%) Analyst
2 78 (18.40%) Developer
3 42 (9.91%) Project Manager
4 39 (9.20%) Business Analyst
5 33 (7.78%) Consultant
6 28 (6.60%) Java Developer
7 23 (5.42%) Architect
8 19 (4.48%) Data Analyst
9 14 (3.30%) Migration Manager
10 13 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (3.07%) Migration Analyst
11 12 (2.83%) AWS Developer
11 12 (2.83%) Programme Manager
12 11 (2.59%) Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (2.59%) Migration Engineer
13 10 (2.36%) AWS Engineer
13 10 (2.36%) Data Migration Analyst
13 10 (2.36%) Deployment Engineer
13 10 (2.36%) Test Analyst
13 10 (2.36%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.07%) .NET
2 10 (2.36%) Rendezvous
3 9 (2.12%) JMS
3 9 (2.12%) XML
4 8 (1.89%) Web Services
5 7 (1.65%) JSON
6 6 (1.42%) Middleware
6 6 (1.42%) Spring
6 6 (1.42%) WPF
7 5 (1.18%) COM
7 5 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (1.18%) TIBCO EMS
7 5 (1.18%) WCF
8 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.94%) jQuery
8 4 (0.94%) Kafka
9 3 (0.71%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.71%) JSP
9 3 (0.71%) RESTful
9 3 (0.71%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.49%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.30%) Derivative
4 11 (2.59%) Equities
5 10 (2.36%) Equity Derivative
5 10 (2.36%) SWIFT
6 9 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.65%) PKI
8 6 (1.42%) Fintech
8 6 (1.42%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.18%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.71%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.71%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.71%) PMI
10 3 (0.71%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (17.45%) Windows
2 31 (7.31%) Windows 10
3 30 (7.08%) Linux
4 26 (6.13%) Windows Server
5 23 (5.42%) Unix
6 15 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.30%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.59%) Solaris
9 9 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.94%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.47%) AIX
12 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (27.83%) Data Migration
2 60 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (12.26%) Project Management
5 37 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (6.37%) CRM
7 25 (5.90%) ETL
8 23 (5.42%) DevOps
9 22 (5.19%) ERP
10 21 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (4.72%) Data Modelling
12 19 (4.48%) PRINCE2
13 18 (4.25%) Business Analysis
13 18 (4.25%) TDD
14 17 (4.01%) OO
14 17 (4.01%) Validation
15 16 (3.77%) Analytics
15 16 (3.77%) Multithreading
16 15 (3.54%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (12.97%) SQL
2 50 (11.79%) Java
3 33 (7.78%) PowerShell
4 28 (6.60%) C#
5 16 (3.77%) Python
6 11 (2.59%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.12%) C++
8 8 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.42%) C
10 5 (1.18%) VBA
11 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.94%) Perl
11 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.71%) Ruby
12 3 (0.71%) VB
13 2 (0.47%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.47%) PHP
13 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.47%) R
13 2 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.77%) Degree
2 16 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.18%) AWS Certification
3 5 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.94%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.94%) PMP
5 3 (0.71%) CISA
5 3 (0.71%) CISM
5 3 (0.71%) CISSP
5 3 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.71%) MCSE
6 2 (0.47%) ACCA
6 2 (0.47%) CIMA
6 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.47%) ISEB
6 2 (0.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.66%) QA
2 15 (3.54%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.89%) PMO
4 7 (1.65%) GDPR
5 4 (0.94%) SEPA
6 2 (0.47%) FATCA
6 2 (0.47%) MiFID
7 1 (0.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.24%) GAMP
7 1 (0.24%) GCP
7 1 (0.24%) IFRS
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (11.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.89%) vSphere
3 8 (1.89%) XenApp
4 7 (1.65%) Docker
4 7 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.94%) VMware NSX
6 4 (0.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (6.13%) Ansible
2 25 (5.90%) Puppet
2 25 (5.90%) SCCM
3 21 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.89%) NetBackup
4 8 (1.89%) Terraform
5 6 (1.42%) vRealize
6 4 (0.94%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.94%) PowerCLI
7 3 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.47%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.47%) SCOM
9 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.24%) Salt
9 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 57 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.25%) Oracle
3 25 (5.90%) Citrix
4 21 (4.95%) VMware
5 19 (4.48%) Cisco
6 18 (4.25%) SAP
7 11 (2.59%) Hitachi
7 11 (2.59%) Sybase
8 10 (2.36%) IBM
9 9 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.89%) Bloomberg
10 8 (1.89%) EMC
10 8 (1.89%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.42%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.42%) HP
11 6 (1.42%) iManage
11 6 (1.42%) Veritas
12 5 (1.18%) NetApp
12 5 (1.18%) OpenText
12 5 (1.18%) Reuters