Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 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.

Data Migration
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 144 137
Rank change year-on-year -37 -7 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1,476 1,669 1,890
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.57% 1.84% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.14% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1,066 1,197
England median daily rate £448 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £305
90th Percentile £600 £598 £600
UK median daily rate £444 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -1.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 47 17
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.75% -
10th Percentile £11.19 £11.95 £10.43
90th Percentile £67.40 £54.40 £108.90
UK median hourly rate £18.10 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +18.69% - -

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 80,968 77,917 84,941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.25% 85.78% 85.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,000 51,766 56,751
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,215 1,893 2,149
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.55 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.59% +3.26% +4.55%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 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 -34 586 £475 +5.56% 63
South East +22 373 £425 -5.56% 35
North of England -51 177 £400 -2.44% 25
Midlands -52 155 £425 -10.53% 17
East of England -2 100 £460 +10.51% 19
West Midlands -34 98 £425 +1.49% 14
Yorkshire +7 83 £385 -6.67% 5
North West -55 79 £415 -2.35% 15
South West -41 69 £400 +8.11% 21
East Midlands -36 47 £425 -15.00% 3
North East -38 14 £438 +28.68% 5
South Coast - 2 - -
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 1,476 (100.00%) Migration
2 434 (29.40%) SQL
3 328 (22.22%) Finance
4 296 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
5 285 (19.31%) ETL
6 267 (18.09%) Oracle
7 253 (17.14%) SAP
8 232 (15.72%) Microsoft
9 199 (13.48%) SQL Server
10 195 (13.21%) Data Quality
11 189 (12.80%) Data Modelling
12 173 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 172 (11.65%) Project Management
14 160 (10.84%) Security Cleared
15 153 (10.37%) ERP
16 151 (10.23%) Data Analysis
17 146 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
18 145 (9.82%) CRM
19 138 (9.35%) Data Mapping
20 137 (9.28%) SC Cleared
21 128 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
22 125 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
22 125 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
23 123 (8.33%) Data Management
24 122 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 120 (8.13%) Data Cleansing
26 110 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
27 102 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
27 102 (6.91%) Problem-Solving
28 100 (6.78%) Business Analysis

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 82 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.76%) CMS
3 22 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 19 (1.29%) Apache Spark
5 11 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (0.75%) Confluence
6 10 (0.68%) Apache
6 10 (0.68%) SAS
6 10 (0.68%) Umbraco
7 7 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.41%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.34%) WebSphere Portal
10 4 (0.27%) WordPress
11 3 (0.20%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.20%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.20%) TPMS
Applications
1 125 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.41%) Windchill
7 5 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 64 (4.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (3.12%) Oracle EBS
3 33 (2.24%) SAP S/4HANA
4 32 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 30 (2.03%) SAP HR
6 27 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
7 21 (1.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 18 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
8 18 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
9 17 (1.15%) SAP MDG
10 16 (1.08%) SAP MM
11 15 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
12 14 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
12 14 (0.95%) SAP FI
13 13 (0.88%) NetSuite
13 13 (0.88%) SAP CO
13 13 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
13 13 (0.88%) Workday HCM
14 11 (0.75%) Maximo
14 11 (0.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 110 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (4.54%) Dynamics 365
4 56 (3.79%) Office 365
5 27 (1.83%) OneDrive
6 22 (1.49%) SaaS
7 16 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
8 15 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
8 15 (1.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 11 (0.75%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 10 (0.68%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.68%) PaaS
11 9 (0.61%) Yammer
12 8 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (0.54%) Force.com
13 6 (0.41%) Azure Functions
13 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.41%) GitHub
13 6 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.56%) Internet
2 21 (1.42%) Network Security
3 18 (1.22%) Firewall
4 15 (1.02%) SMS
5 10 (0.68%) SAN
6 9 (0.61%) WAN
7 7 (0.47%) LAN
8 6 (0.41%) VPN
9 5 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.34%) NAS
9 5 (0.34%) Skype
10 4 (0.27%) VLAN
10 4 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.27%) Wireless
11 3 (0.20%) WebEx
12 2 (0.14%) DNS
12 2 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.14%) FTP
13 1 (0.068%) DHCP
13 1 (0.068%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 125 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
3 122 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (4.07%) Big Data
6 57 (3.86%) Relational Database
7 46 (3.12%) Oracle Database
8 40 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 37 (2.51%) SAP Data Services
10 32 (2.17%) MySQL
11 31 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (2.03%) Data Lake
12 30 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
13 27 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.56%) Hadoop
14 23 (1.56%) Power BI
14 23 (1.56%) RDBMS
14 23 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
15 22 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
15 22 (1.49%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 80 (5.42%) JIRA
2 29 (1.96%) LSMW
3 27 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
4 23 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 14 (0.95%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.81%) Subversion
6 12 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.75%) Git (software)
8 10 (0.68%) ERwin
8 10 (0.68%) Toad
9 9 (0.61%) Selenium
10 8 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.41%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.34%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.34%) PowerDesigner
13 4 (0.27%) HP UFT
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (0.20%) MorphX
14 3 (0.20%) Zephyr
General
1 328 (22.22%) Finance
2 58 (3.93%) Banking
3 55 (3.73%) Retail
4 40 (2.71%) Marketing
5 31 (2.10%) Manufacturing
6 27 (1.83%) Back Office
7 22 (1.49%) General Ledger
7 22 (1.49%) Legal
8 19 (1.29%) Advertising
9 18 (1.22%) Publishing
9 18 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.15%) Law
11 16 (1.08%) Billing
12 10 (0.68%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.68%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.61%) Automotive
13 9 (0.61%) Local Government
14 7 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 367 (24.86%) Analyst
2 234 (15.85%) Developer
3 183 (12.40%) Project Manager
4 182 (12.33%) Data Analyst
5 157 (10.64%) Consultant
6 145 (9.82%) Architect
7 134 (9.08%) Business Analyst
8 113 (7.66%) Migration Analyst
9 110 (7.45%) Data Migration Analyst
10 90 (6.10%) SQL Developer
11 80 (5.42%) Migration Manager
12 71 (4.81%) Data Migration Manager
13 65 (4.40%) Data Consultant
14 64 (4.34%) Migration Consultant
15 62 (4.20%) Data Migration Lead
16 61 (4.13%) Data Migration Consultant
17 60 (4.07%) Data Architect
18 59 (4.00%) Data Manager
19 57 (3.86%) Migration Project Manager
20 52 (3.52%) Data Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (6.17%) .NET
2 70 (4.74%) XML
3 51 (3.46%) Web Services
4 45 (3.05%) ASP.NET
5 41 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
6 25 (1.69%) REST
7 24 (1.63%) WCF
8 22 (1.49%) SOAP
9 20 (1.36%) JSON
9 20 (1.36%) Visualforce
10 18 (1.22%) AngularJS
10 18 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (1.15%) Middleware
12 15 (1.02%) EDI
13 14 (0.95%) .NET Framework
13 14 (0.95%) React
14 13 (0.88%) J2EE
14 13 (0.88%) RESTful
15 12 (0.81%) CSS
16 11 (0.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 128 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (3.46%) Management Information System
3 45 (3.05%) Reference Data
4 36 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 30 (2.03%) Data Structures
6 29 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
8 24 (1.63%) Mainframe
9 22 (1.49%) e-Health
9 22 (1.49%) LIMS
9 22 (1.49%) PACS
10 21 (1.42%) Computer Science
11 20 (1.36%) Taxonomies
12 19 (1.29%) NHS
13 11 (0.75%) User Experience
14 10 (0.68%) FMCG
14 10 (0.68%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.54%) Fintech
15 8 (0.54%) SWIFT
15 8 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 82 (5.56%) Windows
2 28 (1.90%) Windows Server
3 25 (1.69%) Windows 10
4 24 (1.63%) Linux
5 22 (1.49%) Unix
6 19 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.27%) Solaris
10 3 (0.20%) VME
11 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.068%) AIX
12 1 (0.068%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.068%) VMS
12 1 (0.068%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,476 (100.00%) Migration
2 296 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (19.31%) ETL
4 189 (12.80%) Data Modelling
5 173 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 172 (11.65%) Project Management
7 153 (10.37%) ERP
8 151 (10.23%) Data Analysis
9 146 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
10 145 (9.82%) CRM
11 138 (9.35%) Data Mapping
12 123 (8.33%) Data Management
13 120 (8.13%) Data Cleansing
14 102 (6.91%) Problem-Solving
14 102 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 100 (6.78%) Business Analysis
16 98 (6.64%) Analytics
17 85 (5.76%) Data Integration
18 83 (5.62%) Data Architecture
19 71 (4.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 434 (29.40%) SQL
2 96 (6.50%) C#
3 84 (5.69%) T-SQL
4 75 (5.08%) PL/SQL
5 46 (3.12%) Python
6 45 (3.05%) PowerShell
7 43 (2.91%) Java
8 40 (2.71%) JavaScript
9 26 (1.76%) Apex Code
10 23 (1.56%) VBA
11 18 (1.22%) VB
12 16 (1.08%) R
13 14 (0.95%) Natural
14 13 (0.88%) ABAP
15 11 (0.75%) Scala
16 10 (0.68%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.54%) ANSI SQL
17 8 (0.54%) C
17 8 (0.54%) MATLAB
17 8 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 160 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 137 (9.28%) SC Cleared
3 64 (4.34%) Degree
4 16 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 14 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (0.75%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.61%) DBS Check
7 9 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
8 7 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.47%) CCNA
8 7 (0.47%) CCNP
8 7 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.47%) ISEB
8 7 (0.47%) PMP
8 7 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.34%) ACCA
9 5 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.34%) MCSE
10 3 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (13.21%) Data Quality
2 55 (3.73%) QA
3 52 (3.52%) GDPR
4 22 (1.49%) HL7
5 19 (1.29%) PMO
6 4 (0.27%) SEPA
7 3 (0.20%) SLA
7 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.068%) IFRS
9 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.068%) MiFID
9 1 (0.068%) P3O
9 1 (0.068%) PMBOK
System Software
1 61 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.63%) Docker
3 12 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.61%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.27%) HDFS
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.14%) XenServer
9 1 (0.068%) iptables
9 1 (0.068%) NFS
9 1 (0.068%) Samba
9 1 (0.068%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (1.42%) SCCM
2 19 (1.29%) Kubernetes
3 10 (0.68%) Puppet
4 8 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (0.47%) Ansible
5 7 (0.47%) HP ALM
5 7 (0.47%) Terraform
6 6 (0.41%) Prometheus
7 5 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.20%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.14%) SCOM
11 1 (0.068%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.068%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.068%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.068%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.068%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 267 (18.09%) Oracle
2 253 (17.14%) SAP
3 232 (15.72%) Microsoft
4 86 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
5 34 (2.30%) Workday
6 31 (2.10%) Talend
7 29 (1.96%) Informatica
8 21 (1.42%) VMware
9 19 (1.29%) Google
10 18 (1.22%) Hyperion
10 18 (1.22%) IBM
11 17 (1.15%) Cisco
11 17 (1.15%) Tableau
12 15 (1.02%) HP
12 15 (1.02%) Sage
13 14 (0.95%) Software AG
14 13 (0.88%) JD Edwards
15 11 (0.75%) Alteryx
15 11 (0.75%) Citrix
16 9 (0.61%) Cloudera