Period
to 21 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Migration Specialist was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 752 798
Rank change year-on-year -76 +46 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Specialist 43 82 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.090% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.095% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 63
England median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £256 £338 £314
90th Percentile £506 £595 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
England median hourly rate £18.69 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.04% - -
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year -32.04% - -

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 88,940 86,199 94,656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.90% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,064 56,849 62,531
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,867 2,556 2,884
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.39% -1.58% +6.92%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.05
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +5.67%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -16 24 £395 -28.18% 1
South East -21 6 £488 +9.86%
South West -11 4 £550 +33.33% 2
East of England -9 3 £415 +3.75%
Midlands -20 3 £263 -30.00%
North of England -32 3 £450 +2.86%
East Midlands +11 2 £219 -52.70%
Yorkshire -13 2 £400 -
North West -27 1 £450 -
West Midlands -28 1 £425 +13.33%
Migration Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 43 (100.00%) Migration
2 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
3 14 (32.56%) Data Migration
4 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
4 12 (27.91%) Windows
5 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
7 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (13.95%) Office 365
7 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
7 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
8 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (11.63%) SCCM
8 5 (11.63%) Finance
8 5 (11.63%) CRM
8 5 (11.63%) ITIL
8 5 (11.63%) Oracle
9 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
9 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (9.30%) MCSE
9 4 (9.30%) ETL
9 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
9 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
9 4 (9.30%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (9.30%) French Language
9 4 (9.30%) German Language
9 4 (9.30%) Italian Language

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 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Office 365
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) French Language
2 4 (9.30%) German Language
2 4 (9.30%) Italian Language
2 4 (9.30%) Japanese Language
2 4 (9.30%) Mandarin Language
2 4 (9.30%) Russian Language
2 4 (9.30%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.65%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.33%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (32.56%) Data Migration
3 5 (11.63%) CRM
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (9.30%) ETL
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.98%) Investment Management
5 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.65%) Analytics
6 2 (4.65%) B2B
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analytics
6 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) Python
3 2 (4.65%) VBA
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) MCSE
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) MCDST
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) GDPR
3 1 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) Docker
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) OpenView
2 1 (2.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Bloomberg
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix
4 3 (6.98%) Reuters
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Wyse
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) Varonis
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) McAfee
6 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.33%) Snow
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas