Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Data Migration
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 131 137
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1759 1946 1863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.85% 1.99% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.36% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1151 1247 1160
England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.09%
10th Percentile £308 £306 £263
90th Percentile £625 £625 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 49
England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% - -12.86%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.78 £13.00
90th Percentile £60.83 £63.83 £29.40
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +14.75% - -12.86%

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 80259 82302 85123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.62% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54003 54838 56099
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1880 2151 2525
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.49 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -35 694 £450 -5.76% 50
South East +7 354 £450 +5.88% 28
North of England +40 244 £450 +12.50% 19
Midlands -6 213 £450 +12.50% 14
North West +21 170 £595 +35.23% 9
South West -2 122 £400 +0.06% 4
West Midlands -6 118 £425 +6.25% 13
East Midlands -1 91 £502 +25.50% 1
East of England -33 89 £425 -1.39% 8
Yorkshire -1 43 £364 -6.13% 10
North East +57 30 £325 -7.14%
South Coast -5 1 £380 -
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 England region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 1758 (99.94%) Migration
2 573 (32.58%) SQL
3 437 (24.84%) Finance
4 346 (19.67%) SAP
5 336 (19.10%) ETL
6 317 (18.02%) Oracle
7 279 (15.86%) Microsoft
8 278 (15.80%) SQL Server
9 272 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
10 251 (14.27%) Data Modelling
11 215 (12.22%) Data Quality
12 196 (11.14%) ERP
13 184 (10.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 180 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
15 171 (9.72%) CRM
16 164 (9.32%) Security Cleared
17 161 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 153 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
19 152 (8.64%) Data Analysis
20 144 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
21 139 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
22 132 (7.50%) Project Management
23 127 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
24 121 (6.88%) Java
25 115 (6.54%) XML
25 115 (6.54%) SC Cleared
26 114 (6.48%) Data Mapping
27 112 (6.37%) Banking
28 102 (5.80%) .NET
28 102 (5.80%) Salesforce.com

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
1 100 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 33 (1.88%) Documentum
3 29 (1.65%) CMS
4 26 (1.48%) Confluence
5 25 (1.42%) Apache
6 22 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (0.97%) SAS
8 13 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 13 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.51%) Drupal
12 8 (0.45%) MS Exchange
12 8 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.40%) IIS
14 6 (0.34%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.34%) WebSphere Portal
15 5 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
17 3 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 79 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.11%) SPSS
8 1 (0.057%) GIMP
8 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.057%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 94 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (2.67%) Maximo
3 39 (2.22%) SAP FI
4 38 (2.16%) SAP MM
5 35 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
6 33 (1.88%) SAP CO
6 33 (1.88%) SAP FI/CO
7 23 (1.31%) Unit4 Business World
8 22 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
9 20 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
10 19 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
11 17 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
12 15 (0.85%) SAP ERP
13 14 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
14 13 (0.74%) NetSuite
14 13 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
14 13 (0.74%) SAP SD
15 12 (0.68%) SAP CRM
16 10 (0.57%) SAP WM
17 9 (0.51%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 78 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
4 41 (2.33%) Office 365
5 37 (2.10%) SaaS
6 21 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
7 14 (0.80%) PaaS
8 12 (0.68%) GitHub
8 12 (0.68%) IaaS
9 11 (0.63%) OneDrive
10 9 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 8 (0.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 7 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.40%) Boomi
12 7 (0.40%) Force.com
13 6 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.74%) Intranet
2 8 (0.45%) Firewall
3 7 (0.40%) VSAN
3 7 (0.40%) WAN
4 5 (0.28%) HTTP
4 5 (0.28%) SAN
5 4 (0.23%) Skype
5 4 (0.23%) SMS
5 4 (0.23%) VLAN
6 3 (0.17%) Internet
6 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.17%) LAN
7 2 (0.11%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.11%) SSL
8 1 (0.057%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.057%) DHCP
8 1 (0.057%) DNS
8 1 (0.057%) FTP
8 1 (0.057%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.057%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (15.80%) SQL Server
2 161 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 144 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
4 70 (3.98%) Relational Database
5 68 (3.87%) Oracle Database
6 67 (3.81%) SAP BW
7 66 (3.75%) Big Data
7 66 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (2.39%) Hadoop
9 35 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 33 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 32 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
12 32 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
13 30 (1.71%) Power BI
14 28 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (1.36%) MySQL
16 23 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (1.19%) DB2
18 20 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 57 (3.24%) JIRA
2 37 (2.10%) Visual Studio
3 35 (1.99%) LSMW
4 31 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (1.53%) Git (software)
5 27 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
6 20 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 14 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
8 12 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.63%) ERwin
10 9 (0.51%) Subversion
10 9 (0.51%) Toad
11 8 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (0.40%) PowerDesigner
12 7 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.28%) Ant
13 5 (0.28%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.23%) MSI
General
1 437 (24.84%) Finance
2 112 (6.37%) Banking
3 88 (5.00%) Retail
4 61 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 49 (2.79%) Marketing
6 42 (2.39%) Legal
7 34 (1.93%) Investment Banking
8 21 (1.19%) Billing
8 21 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 17 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 16 (0.91%) Advertising
10 16 (0.91%) Law
11 12 (0.68%) Back Office
12 11 (0.63%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.63%) Publishing
13 10 (0.57%) Electronics
14 9 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.51%) General Ledger
15 8 (0.45%) Front Office
16 6 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 401 (22.80%) Analyst
2 265 (15.07%) Developer
3 221 (12.56%) Consultant
4 210 (11.94%) Architect
5 191 (10.86%) Data Analyst
6 160 (9.10%) Project Manager
7 125 (7.11%) Business Analyst
8 101 (5.74%) Migration Analyst
9 97 (5.51%) Data Migration Analyst
10 86 (4.89%) Data Architect
11 83 (4.72%) Migration Manager
12 75 (4.26%) SAP Consultant
12 75 (4.26%) SQL Developer
13 73 (4.15%) Data Migration Manager
14 65 (3.70%) Data Migration Lead
15 62 (3.52%) Workstream Lead
16 61 (3.47%) Test Analyst
17 56 (3.18%) DBA
18 55 (3.13%) Migration Project Manager
19 54 (3.07%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (6.54%) XML
2 102 (5.80%) .NET
3 75 (4.26%) Web Services
4 60 (3.41%) JSON
5 42 (2.39%) HTML
6 29 (1.65%) Spring
7 28 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 28 (1.59%) REST
8 27 (1.53%) Hibernate
9 26 (1.48%) Visualforce
10 23 (1.31%) ASP.NET
10 23 (1.31%) J2SE
10 23 (1.31%) Middleware
11 22 (1.25%) Kafka
12 21 (1.19%) SOAP
13 19 (1.08%) CSS
13 19 (1.08%) JMS
14 17 (0.97%) J2EE
14 17 (0.97%) XSD
15 15 (0.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 139 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (4.66%) Data Structures
3 70 (3.98%) Management Information System
4 42 (2.39%) Data Centre
5 35 (1.99%) Virtual Team
6 29 (1.65%) Fixed Income
7 26 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (1.48%) NHS
8 25 (1.42%) Reference Data
9 18 (1.02%) Computer Science
10 15 (0.85%) Taxonomies
11 14 (0.80%) Derivative
12 12 (0.68%) FMCG
13 10 (0.57%) LIMS
14 8 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.45%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (0.45%) Replication
14 8 (0.45%) User Experience
15 7 (0.40%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 82 (4.66%) Windows
2 44 (2.50%) Unix
3 35 (1.99%) Linux
4 26 (1.48%) Windows 7
5 24 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 18 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 14 (0.80%) Windows 8
8 9 (0.51%) Solaris
8 9 (0.51%) VMS
9 7 (0.40%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.34%) Android
10 6 (0.34%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.23%) AIX
12 3 (0.17%) zOS
13 1 (0.057%) CentOS
13 1 (0.057%) MVS
13 1 (0.057%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.057%) VME
13 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1758 (99.94%) Migration
2 336 (19.10%) ETL
3 272 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (14.27%) Data Modelling
5 196 (11.14%) ERP
6 184 (10.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 180 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 171 (9.72%) CRM
9 153 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
10 152 (8.64%) Data Analysis
11 132 (7.50%) Project Management
12 127 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 114 (6.48%) Data Mapping
14 91 (5.17%) Data Transformation
15 90 (5.12%) Data Management
16 86 (4.89%) Data Architecture
17 84 (4.78%) Business Analysis
18 78 (4.43%) Asset Management
19 77 (4.38%) Validation
20 71 (4.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 573 (32.58%) SQL
2 121 (6.88%) Java
3 100 (5.69%) T-SQL
4 81 (4.60%) C#
5 64 (3.64%) PL/SQL
6 44 (2.50%) Python
7 38 (2.16%) JavaScript
8 33 (1.88%) PowerShell
9 28 (1.59%) Apex Code
10 23 (1.31%) VBA
11 21 (1.19%) ABAP
12 18 (1.02%) C
13 12 (0.68%) PHP
13 12 (0.68%) SOQL
13 12 (0.68%) SOSL
14 11 (0.63%) R
15 10 (0.57%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.57%) VB
16 7 (0.40%) Scala
17 6 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 164 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 115 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 71 (4.04%) Degree
4 36 (2.05%) DV Cleared
5 26 (1.48%) ISEB
6 22 (1.25%) ISTQB
7 18 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (0.80%) PMI Certification
9 11 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (0.63%) PMP
10 8 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 6 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.23%) CCNA
13 4 (0.23%) Master's Degree
14 3 (0.17%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (12.22%) Data Quality
2 48 (2.73%) QA
3 29 (1.65%) GDPR
4 13 (0.74%) PMO
5 11 (0.63%) HL7
5 11 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.40%) GxP
7 6 (0.34%) EMIR
7 6 (0.34%) MiFID
8 5 (0.28%) SLA
9 3 (0.17%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.17%) P3O
9 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.11%) COBIT
10 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.11%) GAAP
10 2 (0.11%) GMP
10 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 37 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (0.97%) Oracle Clusterware
4 13 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.57%) Docker
6 6 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.23%) Firmware
7 4 (0.23%) HDFS
7 4 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.11%) Xen
9 1 (0.057%) GPFS
9 1 (0.057%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 27 (1.53%) Data Guard
2 23 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (0.97%) Oracle Flashback
4 16 (0.91%) SCCM
5 15 (0.85%) NetBackup
6 11 (0.63%) Ansible
7 10 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.45%) Puppet
9 5 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.23%) Terraform
11 3 (0.17%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.17%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.11%) Grafana
12 2 (0.11%) Kibana
12 2 (0.11%) logstash
12 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.11%) MOM
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 1 (0.057%) Nagios
Vendors
1 346 (19.67%) SAP
2 317 (18.02%) Oracle
3 279 (15.86%) Microsoft
4 102 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
5 59 (3.35%) Ariba
6 50 (2.84%) IBM
7 36 (2.05%) HP
8 33 (1.88%) Informatica
9 27 (1.53%) Talend
9 27 (1.53%) Workday
10 22 (1.25%) Tableau
11 17 (0.97%) OpenText
11 17 (0.97%) Sitecore
12 16 (0.91%) Sage
12 16 (0.91%) Veritas
13 15 (0.85%) Cisco
14 14 (0.80%) Dell
15 13 (0.74%) Hitachi
16 12 (0.68%) Siebel
17 11 (0.63%) JD Edwards