Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 144 140
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1,486 1,543 1,748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.63% 1.84% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.17% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 980 1,009 1,091
England median daily rate £450 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +0.61%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £300
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £412
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.65% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 33
England median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -14.63% +13.89%
10th Percentile £14.60 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £97.08 £29.13 £59.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £16.38 £15.25
% change year-on-year +113.74% +7.38% -

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 78,000 71,178 81,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.82% 84.96% 84.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,737 46,900 54,625
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,137 1,897 2,020
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £50.59
UK median hourly rate £21.84 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.64% - +17.10%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -14 664 £490 +6.23% 63
South East +16 300 £450 +2.86% 33
North of England -31 184 £400 -3.03% 22
Midlands -47 161 £450 +5.88% 32
West Midlands -41 102 £425 - 27
North West -39 92 £394 -4.55% 9
East of England -17 90 £425 - 17
South West -2 72 £450 +12.78% 6
Yorkshire -11 72 £400 -5.88% 12
East Midlands -29 52 £478 +3.24% 5
North East -11 16 £444 +36.54% 1
South Coast - 2 - -
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 1,486 (100.00%) Migration
2 399 (26.85%) Finance
3 379 (25.50%) SQL
4 298 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
5 255 (17.16%) ETL
6 240 (16.15%) Oracle
7 229 (15.41%) Microsoft
8 224 (15.07%) SAP
9 192 (12.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 190 (12.79%) SQL Server
11 160 (10.77%) Security Cleared
12 156 (10.50%) Data Modelling
13 153 (10.30%) Project Management
14 148 (9.96%) ERP
15 144 (9.69%) CRM
15 144 (9.69%) Data Quality
16 133 (8.95%) Data Warehouse
17 125 (8.41%) SC Cleared
18 118 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
19 114 (7.67%) Salesforce.com
19 114 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
20 111 (7.47%) Data Cleansing
21 103 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 102 (6.86%) Microsoft Excel
22 102 (6.86%) Data Management
23 100 (6.73%) Data Analysis
24 99 (6.66%) Microsoft Azure
25 93 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
26 92 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
27 89 (5.99%) XML

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 62 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.68%) Apache
3 24 (1.62%) Confluence
4 21 (1.41%) CMS
5 18 (1.21%) Apache Spark
5 18 (1.21%) SAS
6 14 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.94%) WebSphere Portal
7 12 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 10 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.34%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.27%) IIS
13 3 (0.20%) Kentico
13 3 (0.20%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 102 (6.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (2.62%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (1.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.27%) Windchill
8 2 (0.13%) CATIA
8 2 (0.13%) SPSS
9 1 (0.067%) HipChat
9 1 (0.067%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.067%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 63 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
4 23 (1.55%) SAP S/4HANA
5 22 (1.48%) NetSuite
6 20 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 16 (1.08%) SAP HR
7 16 (1.08%) SAP MM
8 14 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
9 13 (0.87%) Maximo
9 13 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
9 13 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 12 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
11 11 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
12 10 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
12 10 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
12 10 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
12 10 (0.67%) SAP FI
13 9 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
13 9 (0.61%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 99 (6.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
4 36 (2.42%) Office 365
5 20 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
6 19 (1.28%) PaaS
7 17 (1.14%) SaaS
8 14 (0.94%) OneDrive
9 12 (0.81%) Force.com
10 9 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
11 8 (0.54%) GitHub
12 7 (0.47%) FinancialForce
12 7 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 6 (0.40%) Boomi
13 6 (0.40%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 6 (0.40%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 6 (0.40%) Taleo
14 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.48%) Firewall
1 22 (1.48%) SMS
2 17 (1.14%) Internet
3 15 (1.01%) iSCSI
3 15 (1.01%) Network Security
4 14 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (0.81%) FCoE
6 10 (0.67%) SAN
7 9 (0.61%) NAS
8 7 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (0.47%) VLAN
9 5 (0.34%) VPN
10 4 (0.27%) Skype
11 3 (0.20%) DNS
11 3 (0.20%) FTP
11 3 (0.20%) Intranet
11 3 (0.20%) Wireless
12 2 (0.13%) DHCP
12 2 (0.13%) WAN
12 2 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 133 (8.95%) Data Warehouse
3 103 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 74 (4.98%) Relational Database
5 60 (4.04%) Oracle Database
6 59 (3.97%) Big Data
7 54 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (2.09%) Hadoop
9 29 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 28 (1.88%) NoSQL
10 28 (1.88%) Power BI
11 27 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.62%) Data Lake
14 22 (1.48%) GIS
15 20 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
16 19 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 82 (5.52%) JIRA
2 23 (1.55%) Jenkins
3 20 (1.35%) LSMW
4 17 (1.14%) Git (software)
5 14 (0.94%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (0.61%) Selenium
8 8 (0.54%) ERwin
8 8 (0.54%) MorphX
9 6 (0.40%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.40%) JMeter
10 5 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.34%) JUnit
10 5 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.34%) PowerDesigner
10 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.34%) Zephyr
General
1 399 (26.85%) Finance
2 87 (5.85%) Banking
3 79 (5.32%) Retail
4 35 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.22%) Marketing
6 30 (2.02%) Legal
7 23 (1.55%) Law
8 21 (1.41%) Retail Banking
9 17 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.08%) General Ledger
11 15 (1.01%) Billing
12 14 (0.94%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.81%) Publishing
14 10 (0.67%) Advertising
14 10 (0.67%) Back Office
14 10 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.61%) Automotive
16 7 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
17 6 (0.40%) German Language
18 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 331 (22.27%) Analyst
2 183 (12.31%) Developer
3 178 (11.98%) Consultant
4 176 (11.84%) Project Manager
5 170 (11.44%) Architect
6 153 (10.30%) Data Analyst
7 124 (8.34%) Business Analyst
8 106 (7.13%) Migration Analyst
9 99 (6.66%) Data Migration Analyst
10 78 (5.25%) Migration Manager
11 70 (4.71%) Data Migration Manager
12 61 (4.10%) Data Architect
13 59 (3.97%) Migration Consultant
14 58 (3.90%) Data Consultant
14 58 (3.90%) Data Manager
14 58 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
15 53 (3.57%) SQL Developer
16 52 (3.50%) Data Migration Consultant
17 50 (3.36%) Data Migration Lead
17 50 (3.36%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (5.99%) XML
2 60 (4.04%) .NET
3 49 (3.30%) Web Services
4 42 (2.83%) REST
5 40 (2.69%) JSON
6 35 (2.36%) Oracle Fusion
7 30 (2.02%) J2EE
8 24 (1.62%) SOAP
9 19 (1.28%) Visualforce
10 15 (1.01%) AngularJS
10 15 (1.01%) IDoc
10 15 (1.01%) Middleware
11 14 (0.94%) EDI
11 14 (0.94%) JSF
12 13 (0.87%) HTML
12 13 (0.87%) RESTful
13 11 (0.74%) XML Schema
13 11 (0.74%) XSD
14 10 (0.67%) CSS
14 10 (0.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 93 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (3.63%) Management Information System
3 53 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 36 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (1.55%) Mainframe
7 20 (1.35%) Data Structures
8 19 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 16 (1.08%) User Experience
9 16 (1.08%) Virtual Team
10 13 (0.87%) EMC VMAX
10 13 (0.87%) Reference Data
10 13 (0.87%) Replication
10 13 (0.87%) Taxonomies
11 12 (0.81%) EMC VNX
11 12 (0.81%) NHS
12 9 (0.61%) FMCG
13 8 (0.54%) Credit Risk
13 8 (0.54%) e-Health
13 8 (0.54%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 82 (5.52%) Windows
2 39 (2.62%) Linux
3 32 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 27 (1.82%) Unix
5 13 (0.87%) Windows 10
6 10 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.54%) AIX
8 6 (0.40%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.20%) VME
9 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.13%) Solaris
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.067%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.067%) VMS
11 1 (0.067%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,486 (100.00%) Migration
2 298 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (17.16%) ETL
4 192 (12.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 156 (10.50%) Data Modelling
6 153 (10.30%) Project Management
7 148 (9.96%) ERP
8 144 (9.69%) CRM
9 118 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
10 114 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 111 (7.47%) Data Cleansing
12 102 (6.86%) Data Management
13 100 (6.73%) Data Analysis
14 81 (5.45%) Validation
15 80 (5.38%) Business Analysis
15 80 (5.38%) Problem-Solving
16 79 (5.32%) Data Mapping
17 78 (5.25%) Scrum
18 74 (4.98%) Data Integration
19 73 (4.91%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 379 (25.50%) SQL
2 76 (5.11%) Java
3 57 (3.84%) PL/SQL
3 57 (3.84%) T-SQL
4 52 (3.50%) Python
5 51 (3.43%) C#
6 29 (1.95%) PowerShell
7 28 (1.88%) C
7 28 (1.88%) JavaScript
8 23 (1.55%) Apex Code
9 18 (1.21%) Scala
10 16 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 14 (0.94%) Natural
12 13 (0.87%) VBA
13 9 (0.61%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.54%) X++
15 7 (0.47%) ABAP
15 7 (0.47%) ANSI SQL
15 7 (0.47%) C++
15 7 (0.47%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 160 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 125 (8.41%) SC Cleared
3 59 (3.97%) Degree
4 26 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 17 (1.14%) TOGAF Certification
6 14 (0.94%) PMI Certification
7 13 (0.87%) PMP
7 13 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.54%) AWS Certification
8 8 (0.54%) CCNP
8 8 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.54%) ISEB
8 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.47%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.47%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.40%) ACCA
10 6 (0.40%) CCNA
11 5 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (9.69%) Data Quality
2 74 (4.98%) QA
3 45 (3.03%) GDPR
4 25 (1.68%) PMO
5 8 (0.54%) HL7
6 6 (0.40%) SLA
7 4 (0.27%) IFRS
8 3 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.20%) MiFID
8 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.13%) P3O
9 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.067%) EMIR
10 1 (0.067%) GCP
10 1 (0.067%) GxP
10 1 (0.067%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 49 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.41%) Docker
3 15 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (0.87%) NFS
5 7 (0.47%) BitLocker
5 7 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.13%) Ceph
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.13%) XenServer
8 1 (0.067%) HDFS
8 1 (0.067%) iptables
8 1 (0.067%) Samba
8 1 (0.067%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (0.87%) Kubernetes
1 13 (0.87%) SCCM
2 12 (0.81%) EMC VPLEX
3 10 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.47%) Puppet
5 7 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.40%) HP ALM
6 6 (0.40%) Terraform
7 5 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.27%) Ansible
9 3 (0.20%) Control-M
9 3 (0.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 3 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.20%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.20%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.13%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.13%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 240 (16.15%) Oracle
2 229 (15.41%) Microsoft
3 224 (15.07%) SAP
4 114 (7.67%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (2.09%) Cisco
5 31 (2.09%) Informatica
6 29 (1.95%) HP
7 25 (1.68%) IBM
8 23 (1.55%) Talend
9 22 (1.48%) EMC
10 18 (1.21%) 3PAR
11 17 (1.14%) Google
11 17 (1.14%) VMware
12 16 (1.08%) Brocade
12 16 (1.08%) Teradata
13 15 (1.01%) Fujitsu
14 14 (0.94%) Software AG
15 13 (0.87%) Cloudera
15 13 (0.87%) Hyperion
15 13 (0.87%) JD Edwards