Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 147 131
Rank change year-on-year -33 -16 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1,469 1,741 1,956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.55% 1.84% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.14% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 1,135 1,245
England median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £306
90th Percentile £600 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 36
England median hourly rate £16.95 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.14% +14.75% -
10th Percentile £12.15 £12.95 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.70 £61.65 £73.88
UK median hourly rate £17.23 £17.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year -1.57% +19.66% -4.10%

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 82,074 81,309 84,283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.37% 85.93% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,931 54,590 56,047
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £645 £638 £609
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,100 1,934 2,258
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.38% +4.44% +2.27%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -39 558 £475 +5.56% 83
South East +4 364 £438 -2.78% 38
North of England -55 185 £388 -13.89% 34
Midlands -40 160 £450 - 30
East of England +31 115 £475 +11.76% 16
Yorkshire +45 104 £375 +2.74% 9
West Midlands -28 98 £450 +9.09% 21
South West -61 72 £400 - 28
North West -90 67 £405 -29.81% 24
East Midlands -34 51 £438 -13.28% 9
North East -17 14 £365 +12.31% 1
South Coast - 1 - -
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 1,469 (100.00%) Migration
2 455 (30.97%) SQL
3 318 (21.65%) Finance
4 312 (21.24%) ETL
5 290 (19.74%) Oracle
6 273 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
7 241 (16.41%) Microsoft
8 236 (16.07%) SQL Server
9 223 (15.18%) SAP
10 180 (12.25%) Data Quality
11 174 (11.84%) Data Modelling
12 172 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
13 164 (11.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 158 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
15 149 (10.14%) Data Mapping
16 148 (10.07%) Data Analysis
17 145 (9.87%) Security Cleared
17 145 (9.87%) Project Management
17 145 (9.87%) ERP
18 137 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
18 137 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
19 126 (8.58%) Data Management
19 126 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
20 125 (8.51%) CRM
21 124 (8.44%) SC Cleared
22 121 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
22 121 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 120 (8.17%) C#
24 113 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
25 110 (7.49%) T-SQL

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 89 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.25%) CMS
3 21 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 21 (1.43%) Umbraco
4 15 (1.02%) Apache Spark
5 9 (0.61%) Confluence
6 8 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.48%) SAS
7 7 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (0.34%) Apache
10 4 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.27%) WordPress
11 3 (0.20%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.20%) LiveLink
11 3 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.20%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 121 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.41%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.14%) Windchill
8 1 (0.068%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 57 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
3 35 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 35 (2.38%) SAP S/4HANA
4 31 (2.11%) SAP HR
5 29 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
6 24 (1.63%) Oracle Payables
7 22 (1.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 21 (1.43%) Oracle ERP
9 20 (1.36%) Oracle Receivables
10 18 (1.23%) SAP ERP
11 17 (1.16%) Workday HCM
12 16 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
12 16 (1.09%) SAP MM
13 15 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
13 15 (1.02%) SAP MDG
14 13 (0.88%) CSG Singleview
15 11 (0.75%) NetSuite
16 10 (0.68%) Hyperion Planning
16 10 (0.68%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 126 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (4.83%) Dynamics 365
3 57 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (3.88%) Office 365
4 29 (1.97%) OneDrive
5 22 (1.50%) SaaS
6 16 (1.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 15 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
8 14 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
8 14 (0.95%) PaaS
9 12 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 9 (0.61%) Yammer
11 8 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.54%) Serverless
12 7 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.48%) Force.com
13 6 (0.41%) GitHub
13 6 (0.41%) IaaS
13 6 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.43%) Internet
2 19 (1.29%) Network Security
3 18 (1.23%) Firewall
4 11 (0.75%) DNS
4 11 (0.75%) SAN
5 8 (0.54%) WAN
6 7 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (0.48%) SMS
7 6 (0.41%) DHCP
7 6 (0.41%) LAN
8 5 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (0.34%) VPN
9 4 (0.27%) Skype
9 4 (0.27%) Wireless
10 3 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.14%) HTTP
11 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.14%) WebEx
12 1 (0.068%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 164 (11.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 158 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
4 121 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 56 (3.81%) Relational Database
7 50 (3.40%) Oracle Database
8 46 (3.13%) Big Data
9 43 (2.93%) Power BI
10 40 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
11 37 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
12 36 (2.45%) SAP Data Services
12 36 (2.45%) SQL Server 2016
13 33 (2.25%) MySQL
14 32 (2.18%) Electronic Patient Records
15 26 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
15 26 (1.77%) MS Access
15 26 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
16 25 (1.70%) Data Lake
17 22 (1.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 88 (5.99%) JIRA
2 28 (1.91%) LSMW
3 25 (1.70%) Subversion
4 22 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 17 (1.16%) Jenkins
6 15 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (0.95%) Git (software)
7 14 (0.95%) Selenium
8 11 (0.75%) Toad
8 11 (0.75%) Visual Studio
9 9 (0.61%) ERwin
10 6 (0.41%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.34%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.27%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.27%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.27%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.20%) Ant
13 3 (0.20%) MSTest
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 318 (21.65%) Finance
2 43 (2.93%) Banking
3 39 (2.65%) Retail
4 33 (2.25%) Marketing
5 24 (1.63%) Back Office
6 21 (1.43%) Billing
6 21 (1.43%) General Ledger
7 18 (1.23%) Legal
8 16 (1.09%) Advertising
9 14 (0.95%) Law
9 14 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 14 (0.95%) Publishing
10 13 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.54%) Local Government
11 8 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.41%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.27%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 336 (22.87%) Analyst
2 285 (19.40%) Developer
3 170 (11.57%) Consultant
4 164 (11.16%) Data Analyst
5 155 (10.55%) Project Manager
6 129 (8.78%) Architect
7 120 (8.17%) SQL Developer
8 119 (8.10%) Business Analyst
9 112 (7.62%) Migration Analyst
10 108 (7.35%) Data Migration Analyst
11 83 (5.65%) Data Consultant
12 79 (5.38%) Migration Consultant
13 77 (5.24%) Data Migration Consultant
14 67 (4.56%) Migration Manager
15 61 (4.15%) Data Architect
16 60 (4.08%) Data Migration Lead
17 58 (3.95%) Data Migration Manager
18 48 (3.27%) Migration Project Manager
18 48 (3.27%) SAP Consultant
19 46 (3.13%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (6.19%) .NET
2 61 (4.15%) XML
3 53 (3.61%) ASP.NET
4 44 (3.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 41 (2.79%) Web Services
6 27 (1.84%) Middleware
6 27 (1.84%) WCF
7 24 (1.63%) JSON
8 23 (1.57%) REST
9 21 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (1.23%) SOAP
11 16 (1.09%) .NET Framework
12 15 (1.02%) AngularJS
12 15 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (0.95%) React
14 13 (0.88%) Visualforce
15 12 (0.82%) RESTful
16 10 (0.68%) HTML
16 10 (0.68%) IDoc
17 8 (0.54%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 137 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (4.70%) Reference Data
3 49 (3.34%) Management Information System
4 34 (2.31%) Data Centre
5 32 (2.18%) e-Health
5 32 (2.18%) LIMS
5 32 (2.18%) NHS
5 32 (2.18%) PACS
6 31 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 30 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
8 27 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
9 19 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 17 (1.16%) Clustering
11 16 (1.09%) Taxonomies
12 13 (0.88%) User Experience
13 9 (0.61%) Fintech
13 9 (0.61%) Mainframe
14 8 (0.54%) Equities
15 7 (0.48%) AS400
15 7 (0.48%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 101 (6.88%) Windows
2 35 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 32 (2.18%) Windows 10
4 28 (1.91%) Windows 7
5 18 (1.23%) Linux
5 18 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (0.88%) Unix
6 13 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.48%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.41%) Solaris
10 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.14%) VME
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 1,469 (100.00%) Migration
2 312 (21.24%) ETL
3 273 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (11.84%) Data Modelling
5 172 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
6 149 (10.14%) Data Mapping
7 148 (10.07%) Data Analysis
8 145 (9.87%) ERP
8 145 (9.87%) Project Management
9 137 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 126 (8.58%) Data Management
11 125 (8.51%) CRM
12 113 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
13 109 (7.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 104 (7.08%) Analytics
15 102 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
16 84 (5.72%) Business Analysis
17 79 (5.38%) Data Architecture
18 77 (5.24%) Data Integration
19 72 (4.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 455 (30.97%) SQL
2 120 (8.17%) C#
3 110 (7.49%) T-SQL
4 73 (4.97%) PL/SQL
5 44 (3.00%) Java
6 38 (2.59%) PowerShell
6 38 (2.59%) Python
7 36 (2.45%) JavaScript
8 26 (1.77%) VBA
9 22 (1.50%) VB
10 21 (1.43%) ABAP
11 16 (1.09%) Apex Code
11 16 (1.09%) R
12 8 (0.54%) MATLAB
12 8 (0.54%) PHP
13 7 (0.48%) ANSI SQL
14 6 (0.41%) C
14 6 (0.41%) Scala
15 5 (0.34%) Ruby
15 5 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 145 (9.87%) Security Cleared
2 124 (8.44%) SC Cleared
3 53 (3.61%) Degree
4 16 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 11 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.54%) PMP
7 8 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.48%) CCNA
8 7 (0.48%) CCNP
8 7 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.48%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (0.34%) ACCA
10 5 (0.34%) ISEB
10 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.27%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.27%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (12.25%) Data Quality
2 53 (3.61%) QA
3 45 (3.06%) GDPR
4 32 (2.18%) HL7
5 11 (0.75%) PMO
6 5 (0.34%) SEPA
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.20%) SLA
8 2 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
8 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.068%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.068%) IFRS
9 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.068%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.068%) PSD2
System Software
1 63 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.29%) Docker
3 14 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.54%) BitLocker
6 4 (0.27%) HDFS
7 3 (0.20%) vSphere
8 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.14%) XenServer
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.068%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.068%) XenApp
9 1 (0.068%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (1.77%) SCCM
2 17 (1.16%) Kubernetes
3 11 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.41%) HP ALM
4 6 (0.41%) Prometheus
5 5 (0.34%) Puppet
5 5 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.27%) Terraform
7 3 (0.20%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.20%) Ansible
7 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.20%) SCOM
7 3 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.20%) WSUS
8 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.068%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.068%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.068%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.068%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.068%) vRealize
Vendors
1 290 (19.74%) Oracle
2 241 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 223 (15.18%) SAP
4 66 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 46 (3.13%) Talend
6 41 (2.79%) Workday
7 27 (1.84%) VMware
8 21 (1.43%) Hyperion
9 20 (1.36%) Informatica
10 18 (1.23%) Cisco
11 15 (1.02%) Tableau
12 13 (0.88%) HP
13 12 (0.82%) Citrix
14 11 (0.75%) JD Edwards
14 11 (0.75%) Sage
15 10 (0.68%) Google
16 9 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
17 8 (0.54%) Alteryx
17 8 (0.54%) Cognos
17 8 (0.54%) IBM