Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Migration Specialist was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 827 757 783
Rank change year-on-year -70 +26 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Specialist 49 89 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.094% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.099% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 62 55
England median daily rate £438 £431 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +0.29% +7.50%
10th Percentile £333 £339 £301
90th Percentile £570 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £438 £431 £430
% change year-on-year +1.45% +0.29% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
England median hourly rate £26.85 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - -
UK median hourly rate £26.85 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year -2.38% - -

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 91,071 89,511 90,479
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.90% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 61,069 59,879 59,572
England median daily rate £458 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,762 2,600 2,996
England median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.23% +1.89% +1.96%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -

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 10 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration Specialist in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 10 December 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 +1 21 £425 -10.53%
East of England -12 8 £431 +1.47%
Midlands -8 6 £344 -8.33% 2
South West -38 5 £550 +32.53%
South East -39 5 £488 +11.43%
East Midlands +11 3 £219 -60.23%
West Midlands -18 3 £463 +34.55% 2
North of England -18 3 £450 +9.09%
Yorkshire -11 2 £450 +2.86%
North West -15 1 £450 +14.65%
Migration Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 49 (100.00%) Migration
2 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
3 16 (32.65%) PowerShell
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (30.61%) Data Migration
5 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
5 13 (26.53%) Windows
6 11 (22.45%) Office 365
7 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
7 10 (20.41%) SQL
8 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
8 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
8 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
9 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle
10 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.24%) ETL
11 5 (10.20%) HP
11 5 (10.20%) Finance
11 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
12 4 (8.16%) VMware
12 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (8.16%) Dell
12 4 (8.16%) DHCP
12 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
12 4 (8.16%) DNS

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 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.45%) Office 365
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.12%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (4.08%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (4.08%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.04%) IaaS
6 1 (2.04%) PaaS
6 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DHCP
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) NAS
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) SMTP
2 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) MS Access
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
1 1 (2.04%) XML
1 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.04%) Replication
2 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.04%) Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Migration
2 15 (30.61%) Data Migration
3 6 (12.24%) ETL
4 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (6.12%) Analytics
5 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.08%) Case Management
6 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Data Analytics
6 2 (4.08%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (4.08%) Data Management
6 2 (4.08%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) OO
6 2 (4.08%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) PowerShell
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) C
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCITP
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) MCSA
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.04%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) Docker
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) OpenView
2 1 (2.04%) Rancher
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) HP
4 4 (8.16%) Dell
4 4 (8.16%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) Varonis
6 1 (2.04%) Ariba
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.04%) Snow
6 1 (2.04%) Veeam
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas
6 1 (2.04%) Workday