Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Migration Specialist was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Migration Specialist
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 745 761 787
Rank change year-on-year +16 +26 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Specialist 88 61 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.068% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.072% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 40 42
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £345 £305 £263
90th Percentile £575 £560 £543
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £27.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 87,492 85,020 93,402
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.74% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,750 56,010 60,380
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £609 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,541 2,892 3,573
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.29 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.15% +0.22% +10.61%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.70% +12.12%

Migration Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Migration Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Migration Specialist in England

Migration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Migration Specialist in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration Specialist in England

Migration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration Specialist in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration Specialist in England

Migration Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Specialist in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration Specialist in England

Migration Specialist
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 Migration Specialist within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 -18 36 £494 +22.29%
South East -17 19 £444 +26.79%
East of England -14 11 £425 -6.72%
South West +17 10 £415 -3.49%
Midlands +3 7 £375 -16.67%
West Midlands +7 6 £375 -16.67%
North of England +34 5 £425 +0.59% 1
North West +13 4 £393 -26.81%
East Midlands +3 1 £550 -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 - 1
Migration Specialist
UK

Migration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Migration Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Migration Specialist in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) Migration
2 45 (51.14%) Data Migration
3 32 (36.36%) SQL
4 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
4 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
5 19 (21.59%) ETL
5 19 (21.59%) Oracle
6 18 (20.45%) Data Quality
7 17 (19.32%) Data Cleansing
8 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 16 (18.18%) Windows
8 16 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 15 (17.05%) Finance
10 14 (15.91%) Office 365
11 12 (13.64%) Data Transformation
11 12 (13.64%) SAP
12 11 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (11.36%) Collaborative Working
13 10 (11.36%) ERP
13 10 (11.36%) XML
13 10 (11.36%) Apache
14 9 (10.23%) Java
14 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
14 9 (10.23%) JSON
14 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
15 8 (9.09%) Hadoop
15 8 (9.09%) Big Data
15 8 (9.09%) Kafka
15 8 (9.09%) MapReduce

Migration Specialist Skill Set
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 10 (11.36%) Apache
2 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.14%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.27%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.14%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) Office 365
2 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.41%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.41%) IaaS
5 2 (2.27%) PaaS
6 1 (1.14%) G Suite
6 1 (1.14%) Google Drive
6 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) DNS
2 2 (2.27%) SMS
2 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
3 1 (1.14%) Skype
3 1 (1.14%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) Big Data
2 8 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 8 (9.09%) HBase
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.41%) MySQL
5 2 (2.27%) OLAP
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Essbase
6 1 (1.14%) MS Access
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) LSMW
1 1 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.55%) Electronics
3 4 (4.55%) Marketing
3 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Local Government
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) XML
2 9 (10.23%) JSON
3 8 (9.09%) JMS
3 8 (9.09%) Kafka
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.27%) Web Services
5 1 (1.14%) .NET
5 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.41%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.27%) Clustering
4 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Windows
2 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.82%) Windows 10
3 6 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.82%) Windows 8
3 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.55%) Linux
5 3 (3.41%) Unix
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (100.00%) Migration
2 45 (51.14%) Data Migration
3 19 (21.59%) ETL
4 17 (19.32%) Data Cleansing
5 12 (13.64%) Data Transformation
6 11 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 10 (11.36%) Collaborative Working
7 10 (11.36%) ERP
8 8 (9.09%) MapReduce
8 8 (9.09%) Post-Production
9 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.95%) Coaching
9 7 (7.95%) ETL Development
10 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.68%) CRM
11 5 (5.68%) Data Mapping
12 4 (4.55%) Data Architecture
12 4 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.36%) SQL
2 9 (10.23%) Java
2 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.41%) Perl
3 3 (3.41%) VBA
4 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.14%) C#
5 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.95%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) MCSE
5 3 (3.41%) MCSA
6 2 (2.27%) CCA
6 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) MCP
7 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.45%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) PMO
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 16 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) XenApp
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) Ansible
2 1 (1.14%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.59%) Oracle
3 12 (13.64%) SAP
4 3 (3.41%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) Google
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) Siebel
5 2 (2.27%) Tableau
6 1 (1.14%) Altiris
6 1 (1.14%) Callidus
6 1 (1.14%) Ceridian
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) CODA
6 1 (1.14%) F5
6 1 (1.14%) IBM
6 1 (1.14%) Mercator
6 1 (1.14%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.14%) Orchard
6 1 (1.14%) VMware
6 1 (1.14%) Workday