Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 148 138
Rank change year-on-year -40 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 1,381 1,686 1,677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.51% 1.84% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.14% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 1,116 1,133
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £313 £295
90th Percentile £598 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 39
England median hourly rate £16.95 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.14% +14.75% -
10th Percentile £12.18 £14.95 £13.00
90th Percentile £26.23 £51.08 £30.06
UK median hourly rate £16.95 £17.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year -3.14% +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 79,480 78,881 75,590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.05% 85.99% 85.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,104 53,220 50,314
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £617
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,955 1,851 2,143
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -2.57% +3.26%
10th Percentile £11.44 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.75 £47.82
UK median hourly rate £23.49 £23.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year +2.13% -0.41% -1.72%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -43 511 £475 - 77
South East -13 315 £455 +1.11% 35
North of England -34 201 £389 -15.49% 32
Midlands -20 163 £451 +0.11% 28
Yorkshire +35 112 £375 - 10
East of England +16 105 £475 +11.76% 9
West Midlands -27 99 £450 +5.88% 17
North West -79 72 £418 -30.42% 19
South West -42 71 £413 -1.79% 19
East Midlands -3 58 £475 -5.47% 11
North East -8 17 £350 - 3
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 1,381 (100.00%) Migration
2 483 (34.97%) SQL
3 332 (24.04%) ETL
4 293 (21.22%) Oracle
5 291 (21.07%) Finance
6 268 (19.41%) SQL Server
7 251 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 216 (15.64%) Microsoft
9 201 (14.55%) Data Modelling
10 191 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 181 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
12 180 (13.03%) Data Quality
13 178 (12.89%) Data Warehouse
13 178 (12.89%) SAP
14 162 (11.73%) Data Analysis
15 150 (10.86%) Security Cleared
16 141 (10.21%) Data Mapping
17 139 (10.07%) ERP
18 137 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
19 134 (9.70%) T-SQL
20 129 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
21 128 (9.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 125 (9.05%) C#
23 124 (8.98%) Data Cleansing
24 118 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
25 116 (8.40%) Data Management
25 116 (8.40%) SC Cleared
26 111 (8.04%) Project Management
27 110 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
28 104 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel

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 91 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.10%) CMS
3 21 (1.52%) Umbraco
4 14 (1.01%) NServiceBus
5 13 (0.94%) Apache Spark
6 12 (0.87%) Confluence
7 8 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.36%) Apache
10 5 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.36%) SAS
11 4 (0.29%) WordPress
12 3 (0.22%) LiveLink
13 2 (0.14%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 104 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.22%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.14%) Windchill
8 1 (0.072%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.072%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 52 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (2.97%) SAP S/4HANA
3 35 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (1.88%) SAP HR
6 24 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
7 21 (1.52%) SAP MDG
8 20 (1.45%) Oracle ERP
8 20 (1.45%) Workday HCM
9 18 (1.30%) NetSuite
9 18 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
9 18 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
10 15 (1.09%) SAP FI
11 14 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
12 12 (0.87%) CSG Singleview
13 11 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 11 (0.80%) SAP MM
14 10 (0.72%) SAP CO
14 10 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
15 7 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 137 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (4.78%) Dynamics 365
3 52 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (2.61%) Office 365
4 36 (2.61%) SaaS
5 32 (2.32%) Azure Data Factory
6 24 (1.74%) PaaS
7 18 (1.30%) Serverless
8 15 (1.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 11 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
10 9 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.65%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (0.65%) OneDrive
11 6 (0.43%) Akamai
11 6 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.43%) Force.com
11 6 (0.43%) IaaS
11 6 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.23%) DNS
2 14 (1.01%) Internet
3 9 (0.65%) Firewall
3 9 (0.65%) WAN
4 8 (0.58%) DHCP
4 8 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (0.51%) SAN
6 5 (0.36%) LAN
6 5 (0.36%) Network Security
7 4 (0.29%) SSH
7 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.22%) Skype
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.14%) HTTP
9 2 (0.14%) Intranet
9 2 (0.14%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.14%) VPN
9 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.072%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.072%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 191 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 178 (12.89%) Data Warehouse
4 128 (9.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 67 (4.85%) Power BI
7 55 (3.98%) Relational Database
8 50 (3.62%) Oracle Database
9 45 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
10 43 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
11 42 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (2.68%) Electronic Patient Records
13 32 (2.32%) MySQL
14 28 (2.03%) MS Access
15 27 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
16 25 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
17 24 (1.74%) Data Lake
18 23 (1.67%) Big Data
19 22 (1.59%) RDBMS
20 21 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 56 (4.06%) JIRA
2 27 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 27 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 26 (1.88%) Subversion
4 24 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (1.45%) LSMW
5 20 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 15 (1.09%) Selenium
7 13 (0.94%) Toad
8 11 (0.80%) ERwin
9 7 (0.51%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.36%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.36%) ER Studio
10 5 (0.36%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.29%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.22%) JUnit
12 3 (0.22%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.22%) Maven
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 291 (21.07%) Finance
2 39 (2.82%) Retail
3 32 (2.32%) Banking
4 24 (1.74%) Marketing
5 22 (1.59%) Billing
6 18 (1.30%) Advertising
7 15 (1.09%) Publishing
8 13 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 12 (0.87%) Back Office
9 12 (0.87%) Legal
10 10 (0.72%) General Ledger
11 7 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.51%) Law
12 6 (0.43%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.36%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Automotive
14 3 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.14%) Games
15 2 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 320 (23.17%) Developer
2 305 (22.09%) Analyst
3 160 (11.59%) Data Analyst
4 152 (11.01%) Consultant
5 129 (9.34%) SQL Developer
6 127 (9.20%) Architect
7 116 (8.40%) Project Manager
8 105 (7.60%) Migration Analyst
9 102 (7.39%) Data Migration Analyst
10 97 (7.02%) Business Analyst
11 74 (5.36%) Data Consultant
12 73 (5.29%) Data Architect
13 67 (4.85%) Migration Consultant
14 66 (4.78%) Data Migration Consultant
15 59 (4.27%) Data Migration Lead
15 59 (4.27%) Migration Manager
16 55 (3.98%) Data Migration Manager
17 50 (3.62%) ETL Developer
18 45 (3.26%) Data Migration Developer
19 41 (2.97%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (6.15%) .NET
2 67 (4.85%) XML
3 46 (3.33%) Web Services
4 45 (3.26%) JSON
5 42 (3.04%) ASP.NET
6 38 (2.75%) REST
7 37 (2.68%) SOAP
8 26 (1.88%) Oracle Fusion
9 25 (1.81%) .NET Framework
10 23 (1.67%) Middleware
11 20 (1.45%) HTML
12 18 (1.30%) RESTful
13 17 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (1.01%) .NET Core
14 14 (1.01%) WCF
15 13 (0.94%) XML Schema
16 11 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (0.80%) CSS
17 10 (0.72%) HTML5
17 10 (0.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 129 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.20%) Reference Data
3 48 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 39 (2.82%) NHS
5 37 (2.68%) e-Health
5 37 (2.68%) LIMS
5 37 (2.68%) PACS
6 35 (2.53%) Data Structures
7 28 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (1.52%) Clustering
8 21 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (1.45%) Data Centre
10 11 (0.80%) User Experience
11 9 (0.65%) Taxonomies
12 8 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
12 8 (0.58%) Replication
13 7 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.51%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.51%) Tandem
13 7 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (6.81%) Windows
2 39 (2.82%) Windows Server
3 24 (1.74%) Windows 7
4 22 (1.59%) Linux
5 21 (1.52%) Windows 10
6 12 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.80%) Unix
7 11 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.51%) Solaris
10 1 (0.072%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.072%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.072%) VME
10 1 (0.072%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,381 (100.00%) Migration
2 332 (24.04%) ETL
3 251 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 201 (14.55%) Data Modelling
5 181 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
6 162 (11.73%) Data Analysis
7 141 (10.21%) Data Mapping
8 139 (10.07%) ERP
9 124 (8.98%) Data Cleansing
10 118 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 116 (8.40%) Data Management
12 111 (8.04%) Project Management
13 110 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
14 102 (7.39%) CRM
15 96 (6.95%) Data Architecture
16 94 (6.81%) Analytics
17 89 (6.44%) User Acceptance Testing
18 75 (5.43%) SDLC
19 74 (5.36%) Validation
20 71 (5.14%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 483 (34.97%) SQL
2 134 (9.70%) T-SQL
3 125 (9.05%) C#
4 71 (5.14%) PL/SQL
5 55 (3.98%) Java
6 32 (2.32%) PowerShell
7 24 (1.74%) Python
8 21 (1.52%) VBA
9 20 (1.45%) VB
10 19 (1.38%) ABAP
11 17 (1.23%) JavaScript
12 11 (0.80%) PHP
13 10 (0.72%) Apex Code
13 10 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.58%) C
15 7 (0.51%) R
16 5 (0.36%) ANSI SQL
16 5 (0.36%) Ruby
16 5 (0.36%) Scala
17 4 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 150 (10.86%) Security Cleared
2 116 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 41 (2.97%) Degree
4 18 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.58%) PMP
8 7 (0.51%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.36%) ACCA
10 5 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.29%) CCAB
12 3 (0.22%) CIMA
12 3 (0.22%) ISEB
12 3 (0.22%) OCA
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (13.03%) Data Quality
2 40 (2.90%) QA
3 37 (2.68%) GDPR
3 37 (2.68%) HL7
4 11 (0.80%) PMO
5 6 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.43%) SLA
6 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
7 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) SEPA
7 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.072%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.072%) IFRS
8 1 (0.072%) PSD2
System Software
1 40 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.72%) Docker
4 9 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.36%) vSphere
6 4 (0.29%) HDFS
7 2 (0.14%) Squid
7 2 (0.14%) Varnish
7 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.072%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.072%) XenApp
8 1 (0.072%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (2.03%) SCCM
2 11 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (0.36%) Puppet
4 5 (0.36%) SCOM
5 4 (0.29%) Terraform
5 4 (0.29%) WSUS
6 3 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.22%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.072%) Ansible
8 1 (0.072%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.072%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.072%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.072%) SnapMirror
8 1 (0.072%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.072%) vMotion
Vendors
1 293 (21.22%) Oracle
2 216 (15.64%) Microsoft
3 178 (12.89%) SAP
4 49 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
5 45 (3.26%) Talend
5 45 (3.26%) Workday
6 24 (1.74%) VMware
7 22 (1.59%) Informatica
8 16 (1.16%) IBM
8 16 (1.16%) Tableau
9 13 (0.94%) Ariba
10 9 (0.65%) Hyperion
11 8 (0.58%) Cisco
11 8 (0.58%) Citrix
11 8 (0.58%) Google
11 8 (0.58%) JD Edwards
11 8 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
11 8 (0.58%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.51%) NetApp
12 7 (0.51%) Sage