Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Data Migration
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 180 145
Rank change year-on-year +47 -35 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1,424 1,484 1,770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.94% 1.54% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.77% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 953 1,156
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £325 £313 £309
90th Percentile £644 £599 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 31
England median hourly rate £21.39 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.21% -3.14% +14.75%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.20 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £45.35 £29.62
UK median hourly rate £20.29 £16.95 £17.50
% change year-on-year +19.68% -3.14% +14.75%

Data 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 63,115 83,744 81,463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.95% 87.13% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41,709 56,166 54,834
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £298 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,992 2,101 1,899
England median hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £24.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -10.15% +7.23%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £49.80
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +6.82% -8.33% +6.67%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in England

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Migration in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in England

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in England

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in England

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Migration in England

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
London +82 651 £520 +9.47% 49
South East +20 274 £485 +10.86% 29
North of England +21 183 £428 +10.32% 26
Midlands +30 141 £450 - 19
North West +48 102 £425 +1.80% 12
West Midlands +38 95 £450 - 17
South West +26 92 £465 +16.25% 12
East of England -6 69 £431 -9.21% 10
Yorkshire -4 60 £450 +20.00% 11
East Midlands +14 39 £500 +11.11% 2
North East +32 21 £400 +9.59% 3
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 England region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 1,424 (100.00%) Migration
2 439 (30.83%) SQL
3 291 (20.44%) Microsoft
3 291 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
4 272 (19.10%) Finance
5 258 (18.12%) ETL
6 223 (15.66%) Oracle
7 207 (14.54%) SAP
8 186 (13.06%) SQL Server
9 179 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
10 174 (12.22%) Azure
11 170 (11.94%) Data Modelling
12 149 (10.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 145 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
14 143 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 140 (9.83%) ERP
16 127 (8.92%) CRM
17 122 (8.57%) Data Quality
18 113 (7.94%) Data Analysis
19 112 (7.87%) SharePoint
20 110 (7.72%) DevOps
21 107 (7.51%) Analytics
21 107 (7.51%) Dynamics 365
21 107 (7.51%) Power Platform
22 105 (7.37%) Power BI
22 105 (7.37%) Project Management
23 103 (7.23%) Windows
24 101 (7.09%) Data Architecture
25 100 (7.02%) Data Cleansing
26 99 (6.95%) C#

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 112 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 15 (1.05%) SAS
4 13 (0.91%) Confluence
5 12 (0.84%) WebLogic
6 10 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (0.56%) Apache
7 8 (0.56%) CMS
8 7 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (0.42%) Camunda
9 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.42%) Jupyter
9 6 (0.42%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.42%) WebLogic Integration
10 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.35%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 84 (5.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.28%) CATIA
8 1 (0.070%) FileZilla
8 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.070%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 88 (6.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (2.95%) SAP S/4HANA
3 33 (2.32%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 21 (1.47%) SAP MDG
6 19 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
7 18 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
7 18 (1.26%) Oracle Receivables
7 18 (1.26%) SAP HR
8 17 (1.19%) SAP ERP
9 15 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
9 15 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
9 15 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
10 14 (0.98%) NetSuite
11 12 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
11 12 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 11 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
12 11 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
13 9 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 8 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 174 (12.22%) Azure
2 107 (7.51%) Dynamics 365
2 107 (7.51%) Power Platform
3 90 (6.32%) AWS
4 66 (4.63%) Office 365
5 34 (2.39%) Azure Data Factory
6 21 (1.47%) GCP
7 19 (1.33%) GitHub
8 18 (1.26%) PaaS
9 17 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
10 15 (1.05%) SaaS
11 13 (0.91%) OneDrive
12 11 (0.77%) IaaS
13 9 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (0.63%) Data Lake Analytics
13 9 (0.63%) PowerApps
14 8 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
14 8 (0.56%) G Suite
15 7 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
15 7 (0.49%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.12%) SAN
2 13 (0.91%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (0.77%) Firewall
4 10 (0.70%) DHCP
5 9 (0.63%) Skype
6 7 (0.49%) BGP
6 7 (0.49%) DNS
6 7 (0.49%) MPLS
6 7 (0.49%) OSPF
6 7 (0.49%) PPP
6 7 (0.49%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (0.49%) VRRP
7 6 (0.42%) FTP
7 6 (0.42%) LAN
7 6 (0.42%) NAS
8 5 (0.35%) Internet
8 5 (0.35%) VPN
9 4 (0.28%) WAN
10 3 (0.21%) HTTP
10 3 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 149 (10.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 145 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
4 105 (7.37%) Power BI
5 83 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (4.56%) Big Data
7 57 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (2.74%) Data Lake
9 38 (2.67%) Relational Database
10 35 (2.46%) Electronic Patient Records
10 35 (2.46%) Hadoop
11 33 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (1.83%) SAP Data Services
13 25 (1.76%) Oracle Database
14 24 (1.69%) NoSQL
15 23 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
16 22 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
16 22 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
17 18 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
18 17 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (3.16%) JIRA
2 36 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 32 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 22 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 16 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 15 (1.05%) LSMW
7 14 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 14 (0.98%) Selenium
8 13 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.77%) Cucumber
10 10 (0.70%) Subversion
10 10 (0.70%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.63%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.56%) Maven
13 7 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (0.35%) Postman
15 5 (0.35%) SoapUI
16 4 (0.28%) EasyMock
General
1 272 (19.10%) Finance
2 89 (6.25%) Public Sector
3 54 (3.79%) Banking
4 33 (2.32%) Marketing
4 33 (2.32%) Retail
5 32 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.97%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.62%) Billing
9 22 (1.54%) Legal
10 18 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.84%) Back Office
12 10 (0.70%) Local Government
13 9 (0.63%) Electronics
13 9 (0.63%) General Ledger
14 8 (0.56%) Law
15 7 (0.49%) Advertising
15 7 (0.49%) Automotive
15 7 (0.49%) Front Office
16 6 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 286 (20.08%) Analyst
2 242 (16.99%) Developer
3 182 (12.78%) Architect
4 130 (9.13%) Data Analyst
5 122 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 117 (8.22%) Consultant
7 108 (7.58%) Business Analyst
8 80 (5.62%) Data Architect
9 78 (5.48%) SQL Developer
10 59 (4.14%) Migration Analyst
11 58 (4.07%) Data Migration Analyst
12 51 (3.58%) Migration Manager
13 46 (3.23%) Data Consultant
13 46 (3.23%) Data Migration Lead
13 46 (3.23%) Data Migration Manager
14 42 (2.95%) Data Engineer
15 41 (2.88%) SAP Consultant
16 39 (2.74%) Technical Architect
17 37 (2.60%) Data Migration Consultant
17 37 (2.60%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (4.63%) .NET
2 49 (3.44%) XML
3 46 (3.23%) Web Services
4 34 (2.39%) Oracle Fusion
5 33 (2.32%) Spring
6 25 (1.76%) JSON
6 25 (1.76%) Middleware
7 23 (1.62%) Hibernate
8 18 (1.26%) REST
9 15 (1.05%) J2EE
10 14 (0.98%) HTML
10 14 (0.98%) MDX
11 13 (0.91%) Kafka
12 11 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (0.70%) .NET Core
13 10 (0.70%) WinForms
14 9 (0.63%) ASP.NET
14 9 (0.63%) SOAP
15 8 (0.56%) Velocity
15 8 (0.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 96 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (3.30%) Management Information System
3 40 (2.81%) NHS
4 32 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (2.25%) Virtual Team
5 31 (2.18%) Data Centre
5 31 (2.18%) e-Health
5 31 (2.18%) LIMS
5 31 (2.18%) PACS
6 25 (1.76%) Derivative
7 24 (1.69%) Fixed Income
8 23 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
9 21 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
9 21 (1.47%) Reference Data
10 20 (1.40%) User Experience
11 18 (1.26%) Data Structures
12 17 (1.19%) Reinsurance
13 11 (0.77%) FMCG
14 10 (0.70%) Replication
15 8 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 103 (7.23%) Windows
2 51 (3.58%) Linux
3 39 (2.74%) Unix
4 37 (2.60%) Windows 10
5 28 (1.97%) Windows Server
6 21 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.77%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.63%) Solaris
10 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.14%) CentOS
12 2 (0.14%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.14%) zOS
13 1 (0.070%) Android
13 1 (0.070%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.070%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.070%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,424 (100.00%) Migration
2 291 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (18.12%) ETL
4 179 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
5 170 (11.94%) Data Modelling
6 143 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 140 (9.83%) ERP
8 127 (8.92%) CRM
9 113 (7.94%) Data Analysis
10 110 (7.72%) DevOps
11 107 (7.51%) Analytics
12 105 (7.37%) Project Management
13 101 (7.09%) Data Architecture
14 100 (7.02%) Data Cleansing
15 97 (6.81%) Data Mapping
16 90 (6.32%) Data Integration
17 88 (6.18%) Problem-Solving
18 82 (5.76%) Scrum
19 81 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
20 68 (4.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 439 (30.83%) SQL
2 99 (6.95%) C#
3 76 (5.34%) Python
4 68 (4.78%) Java
5 60 (4.21%) PL/SQL
6 56 (3.93%) JavaScript
7 36 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 23 (1.62%) Shell Script
9 22 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 20 (1.40%) R
11 18 (1.26%) Ruby
12 16 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 15 (1.05%) Perl
14 14 (0.98%) Scala
15 13 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 12 (0.84%) Apex Code
17 11 (0.77%) ABAP
17 11 (0.77%) VBA
18 10 (0.70%) C
19 9 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 97 (6.81%) Security Cleared
2 62 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 55 (3.86%) Degree
4 30 (2.11%) DV Cleared
5 29 (2.04%) ISEB
6 27 (1.90%) ISTQB
7 17 (1.19%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.05%) PMP
9 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.42%) HND
10 6 (0.42%) MCSE
11 5 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (0.35%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.28%) GIAC
12 4 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.28%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.28%) MCSA
12 4 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 38 (2.67%) QA
3 31 (2.18%) GDPR
3 31 (2.18%) HL7
4 22 (1.54%) PMO
5 6 (0.42%) WCAG
6 4 (0.28%) SEPA
7 3 (0.21%) GxP
8 2 (0.14%) GAMP
9 1 (0.070%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.070%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.070%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.070%) IFRS
9 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.070%) MiFID
9 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.070%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.26%) Docker
3 15 (1.05%) vSphere
4 7 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.42%) HDFS
6 5 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.070%) NFS
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.070%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.070%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (1.69%) Terraform
3 22 (1.54%) Kubernetes
4 15 (1.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 14 (0.98%) Ansible
6 12 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.77%) SCCM
8 9 (0.63%) HP ALM
9 8 (0.56%) Puppet
10 6 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.28%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.21%) Amdocs OSS
13 3 (0.21%) Rsyslog
13 3 (0.21%) VictorOps
14 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
14 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
14 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
14 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 291 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 223 (15.66%) Oracle
3 207 (14.54%) SAP
4 41 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
5 34 (2.39%) Tableau
6 33 (2.32%) Informatica
7 25 (1.76%) Databricks
8 22 (1.54%) IBM
9 20 (1.40%) Google
10 19 (1.33%) HP
11 18 (1.26%) VMware
12 17 (1.19%) Teradata
13 14 (0.98%) Cloudera
14 13 (0.91%) Cisco
14 13 (0.91%) EMC
14 13 (0.91%) NetApp
15 12 (0.84%) ComArch
15 12 (0.84%) JD Edwards
15 12 (0.84%) Talend
15 12 (0.84%) Workday