Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Migration Specialist was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 795 756 773
Rank change year-on-year -39 +17 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Specialist 52 51 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.061% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.064% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 52
England median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £258 £316 £319
90th Percentile £498 £654 £473
UK median daily rate £375 £450 £394
% change year-on-year -16.67% +14.36% +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 86,403 79,722 93,450
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.96% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,073 51,904 61,454
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,787 2,613 2,834
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% -6.46% +14.24%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.91
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% -6.50% +14.29%

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 20 June 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 20 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 -37 23 £350 -30.00%
East of England +15 9 £438 +66.67%
South East -21 7 £268 -40.56%
Midlands -7 6 £413 -19.51% 1
North of England -32 5 £350 -22.22%
West Midlands -16 4 £450 -12.20%
South West +5 2 - -
East Midlands -3 2 £300 -35.14% 1
Yorkshire -14 2 £375 -6.25%
North West -22 2 £375 -16.78%
North East - 1 £325 -
Migration Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, Migration Specialist contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Migration Specialist in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Migration
2 26 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 18 (34.62%) Oracle
4 15 (28.85%) SQL
5 14 (26.92%) Windows
5 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 14 (26.92%) Finance
6 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
7 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (13.46%) Office 365
8 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
9 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (11.54%) CRM
9 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
9 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
10 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
10 5 (9.62%) Data Encryption
10 5 (9.62%) ETL
10 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.62%) VBA
10 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (9.62%) Citrix
10 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (9.62%) SCCM
11 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Data Mapping

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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) Documentum
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.46%) Office 365
3 2 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.85%) PaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.85%) Skype
2 2 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (7.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.77%) Power BI
6 2 (3.85%) OLAP
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.92%) Essbase
7 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.92%) MS Access
7 1 (1.92%) MySQL
7 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) French Language
2 4 (7.69%) German Language
2 4 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 4 (7.69%) Japanese Language
2 4 (7.69%) Mandarin Language
2 4 (7.69%) Russian Language
2 4 (7.69%) Spanish Language
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
2 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) AIX
6 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Migration
2 26 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (11.54%) CRM
4 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.62%) Data Encryption
4 5 (9.62%) ETL
5 4 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.77%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.77%) ERP
6 3 (5.77%) Investment Management
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL
6 3 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.77%) Project Management
6 3 (5.77%) Test Planning
6 3 (5.77%) Validation
6 3 (5.77%) Workflow
7 2 (3.85%) Cutover Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.62%) VBA
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 3 (5.77%) Ruby
6 1 (1.92%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) MCDST
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.62%) Citrix
3 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.77%) Bloomberg
4 3 (5.77%) Reuters
4 3 (5.77%) Wyse
5 2 (3.85%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.92%) CODA
6 1 (1.92%) McAfee
6 1 (1.92%) Northgate
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.92%) Snow