The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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.

Migration
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 25 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing Migration 3065 3318 3277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.09% 6.71% 6.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 8.04% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1958 2127 2155
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.68% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 38 69
Median hourly rate £15.13 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.97% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.43 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £51.50 £42.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £20.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year -31.32% +25.75%  

Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36606 41272 40599
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.68% 83.46% 80.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 92153 104845 92956
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2818 2673 2706
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £50.78 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in England

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in England

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in England

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in England

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in England

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 Migration within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 1293 £450 - 172
South East +1 531 £425 - 51
North of England +11 503 £400 - 38
North West +3 312 £410 -2.38% 19
Midlands +11 306 £425 +6.25% 34
South West -6 211 £400 +4.23% 27
East of England +14 194 £425 - 21
West Midlands +10 175 £400 +3.89% 23
Yorkshire +19 126 £375 - 18
East Midlands +2 122 £450 +9.09% 11
North East +33 65 £340 +3.03% 1
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Migration.

1 1548 (26.87%) Data Migration
2 1192 (20.69%) Windows
3 1114 (19.33%) Finance
4 941 (16.33%) Microsoft
5 879 (15.26%) SQL
6 756 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
7 727 (12.62%) Security Cleared
8 719 (12.48%) Data Centre
9 645 (11.19%) Office 365
10 627 (10.88%) Active Directory
11 600 (10.41%) SQL Server
12 579 (10.05%) Oracle
13 577 (10.01%) Linux
14 565 (9.81%) Project Management
15 563 (9.77%) SC Cleared
16 512 (8.89%) SAP
17 504 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
18 476 (8.26%) Banking
19 435 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
20 416 (7.22%) VMware
21 413 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
22 397 (6.89%) ETL
23 387 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
24 375 (6.51%) SharePoint
25 346 (6.00%) Cisco
26 340 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
26 340 (5.90%) Windows Server
27 316 (5.48%) ITIL
28 315 (5.47%) Java
29 309 (5.36%) DevOps

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
1 375 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 182 (3.16%) MS Exchange
3 116 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 114 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 112 (1.94%) Skype for Business
6 92 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 88 (1.53%) CMS
8 76 (1.32%) SAS
9 74 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 58 (1.01%) IIS
11 56 (0.97%) Confluence
12 52 (0.90%) WebSphere
13 48 (0.83%) JBoss
14 43 (0.75%) Tomcat
15 42 (0.73%) Apache
16 35 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
17 34 (0.59%) OpenStack
18 30 (0.52%) WebLogic
19 29 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 29 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 274 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 246 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 78 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 75 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
5 41 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 27 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.069%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.069%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.052%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.052%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.035%) LaTeX
9 2 (0.035%) SPSS
10 1 (0.017%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.017%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.017%) Autodesk Inventor
10 1 (0.017%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 150 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 44 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 38 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 37 (0.64%) SAP FI
6 31 (0.54%) SAP CO
6 31 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
7 30 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 29 (0.50%) SAP HR
9 27 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 24 (0.42%) Maximo
10 24 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
10 24 (0.42%) SAP ERP
11 23 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
12 22 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
13 19 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
14 18 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
15 17 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
15 17 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
15 17 (0.30%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 645 (11.19%) Office 365
2 504 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 413 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
4 117 (2.03%) IaaS
5 85 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
6 84 (1.46%) PaaS
7 79 (1.37%) SaaS
8 72 (1.25%) OneDrive
9 53 (0.92%) GitHub
10 47 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
11 41 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
12 32 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
13 31 (0.54%) G Suite
14 22 (0.38%) OpenShift
14 22 (0.38%) Yammer
15 21 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
16 20 (0.35%) Amazon S3
17 19 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
18 15 (0.26%) Boomi
19 13 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 245 (4.25%) Firewall
2 220 (3.82%) DNS
3 187 (3.25%) WAN
4 178 (3.09%) SAN
5 162 (2.81%) LAN
6 116 (2.01%) Skype
7 113 (1.96%) TCP/IP
8 103 (1.79%) VPN
9 96 (1.67%) Internet
10 92 (1.60%) DHCP
11 66 (1.15%) BGP
12 64 (1.11%) VoIP
13 58 (1.01%) MPLS
14 56 (0.97%) VLAN
15 53 (0.92%) OSPF
16 49 (0.85%) Wireless
17 47 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
17 47 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
17 47 (0.82%) LDAP
18 43 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 600 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 278 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
3 245 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 169 (2.93%) Oracle Database
5 153 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 132 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 113 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 111 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 89 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
10 84 (1.46%) MySQL
11 83 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
12 72 (1.25%) Big Data
13 68 (1.18%) DB2
14 64 (1.11%) Power BI
15 59 (1.02%) RDBMS
16 54 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 50 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
18 49 (0.85%) Hadoop
18 49 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
19 46 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 122 (2.12%) Jenkins
2 115 (2.00%) JIRA
3 100 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 95 (1.65%) Git (software)
5 71 (1.23%) Visual Studio
6 49 (0.85%) Cucumber
7 41 (0.71%) Maven
7 41 (0.71%) TeamCity
8 40 (0.69%) JUnit
9 32 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
10 30 (0.52%) Selenium
10 30 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
11 28 (0.49%) Mockito
11 28 (0.49%) Subversion
12 26 (0.45%) LSMW
12 26 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
13 25 (0.43%) MSI
14 24 (0.42%) ERwin
14 24 (0.42%) Toad
15 20 (0.35%) HP UFT
General
1 1114 (19.33%) Finance
2 476 (8.26%) Banking
3 209 (3.63%) Retail
4 153 (2.66%) Telecoms
5 132 (2.29%) Investment Banking
6 113 (1.96%) Marketing
7 95 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 93 (1.61%) Legal
9 79 (1.37%) Front Office
10 55 (0.95%) Advertising
11 53 (0.92%) Law
12 48 (0.83%) Back Office
13 47 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 44 (0.76%) Publishing
15 41 (0.71%) Billing
16 37 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
17 32 (0.56%) Financial Institution
18 26 (0.45%) Local Government
19 21 (0.36%) General Ledger
20 19 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 887 (15.39%) Analyst
2 693 (12.03%) Developer
3 672 (11.66%) Project Manager
4 655 (11.37%) Architect
5 560 (9.72%) Consultant
6 346 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 227 (3.94%) Data Analyst
8 218 (3.78%) Migration Manager
9 171 (2.97%) DBA
10 164 (2.85%) Support Engineer
11 163 (2.83%) Migration Analyst
12 161 (2.79%) Migration Engineer
13 156 (2.71%) Migration Project Manager
14 149 (2.59%) Administrator
15 130 (2.26%) SAP Consultant
16 121 (2.10%) Data Architect
17 120 (2.08%) Infrastructure Manager
17 120 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
18 119 (2.07%) SQL Developer
19 117 (2.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (5.03%) .NET
2 182 (3.16%) HTML
3 178 (3.09%) Web Services
4 126 (2.19%) CSS
5 111 (1.93%) XML
6 105 (1.82%) Middleware
7 79 (1.37%) jQuery
8 65 (1.13%) Spring
9 56 (0.97%) ASP.NET
10 49 (0.85%) REST
11 47 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
12 43 (0.75%) SOAP
13 41 (0.71%) HTML5
14 39 (0.68%) .NET Framework
15 37 (0.64%) AngularJS
15 37 (0.64%) J2EE
16 36 (0.62%) JSON
17 32 (0.56%) RESTful
18 28 (0.49%) Java EE
19 27 (0.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 719 (12.48%) Data Centre
2 387 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 131 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 103 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 88 (1.53%) Replication
6 84 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 75 (1.30%) Data Structures
8 70 (1.21%) Clustering
9 58 (1.01%) Private Cloud
10 56 (0.97%) Public Cloud
11 52 (0.90%) Derivative
12 51 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
12 51 (0.89%) Virtual Team
13 50 (0.87%) PMI
14 47 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
15 46 (0.80%) Fixed Income
16 45 (0.78%) Driving Licence
17 42 (0.73%) User Experience
18 40 (0.69%) NHS
19 37 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1192 (20.69%) Windows
2 577 (10.01%) Linux
3 340 (5.90%) Windows Server
4 295 (5.12%) Unix
5 261 (4.53%) Windows 10
6 227 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 192 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 184 (3.19%) Solaris
9 177 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 159 (2.76%) AIX
11 106 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 70 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 63 (1.09%) Windows XP
14 52 (0.90%) HPUX
15 50 (0.87%) Windows 8
16 29 (0.50%) CentOS
17 27 (0.47%) Android
17 27 (0.47%) VMS
18 21 (0.36%) Apple iOS
19 10 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1548 (26.87%) Data Migration
2 756 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
3 565 (9.81%) Project Management
4 435 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 397 (6.89%) ETL
6 340 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
7 316 (5.48%) ITIL
8 309 (5.36%) DevOps
9 298 (5.17%) PRINCE2
10 277 (4.81%) Data Modelling
11 256 (4.44%) CRM
12 228 (3.96%) ERP
13 220 (3.82%) Change Management
14 212 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
15 203 (3.52%) Business Analysis
16 187 (3.25%) Scrum
17 174 (3.02%) Data Analysis
17 174 (3.02%) Data Management
18 166 (2.88%) Validation
19 147 (2.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 879 (15.26%) SQL
2 315 (5.47%) Java
3 268 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 196 (3.40%) JavaScript
5 191 (3.31%) C#
6 164 (2.85%) Python
7 144 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 83 (1.44%) Perl
9 73 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 63 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 60 (1.04%) VB
12 54 (0.94%) C
13 53 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 52 (0.90%) C++
14 52 (0.90%) PHP
15 50 (0.87%) Ruby
16 30 (0.52%) VBA
17 29 (0.50%) VBScript
18 24 (0.42%) Apex Code
19 22 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 727 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 563 (9.77%) SC Cleared
3 221 (3.84%) Degree
4 155 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 105 (1.82%) CCNP
7 86 (1.49%) PMI Certification
8 82 (1.42%) CCNA
9 78 (1.35%) PMP
10 69 (1.20%) MCSE
11 65 (1.13%) DV Cleared
12 62 (1.08%) ISEB
13 55 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 43 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
15 42 (0.73%) CCIE
16 36 (0.62%) ISTQB
17 35 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
18 30 (0.52%) MCITP
18 30 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 29 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (2.71%) Data Quality
2 152 (2.64%) QA
3 86 (1.49%) PMO
4 71 (1.23%) SLA
5 24 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 23 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
7 21 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (0.28%) JSP 440
9 15 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (0.19%) ISO 20022
11 10 (0.17%) GDPR
11 10 (0.17%) GMP
11 10 (0.17%) GxP
12 9 (0.16%) MiFID
13 6 (0.10%) PMBOK
14 5 (0.087%) HL7
15 4 (0.069%) Basel II
15 4 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials
15 4 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 3 (0.052%) FATCA
System Software
1 627 (10.88%) Active Directory
2 207 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 82 (1.42%) Docker
5 56 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 56 (0.97%) XenApp
6 50 (0.87%) vSphere
7 48 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 42 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
10 25 (0.43%) XenDesktop
11 23 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
12 20 (0.35%) NFS
12 20 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
13 12 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 12 (0.21%) Veritas File System
13 12 (0.21%) VMware Server
14 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (0.17%) BitLocker
16 9 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 200 (3.47%) SCCM
2 151 (2.62%) Puppet
3 108 (1.87%) Ansible
4 72 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (0.69%) SCOM
6 38 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
6 38 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 33 (0.57%) Kubernetes
8 29 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
9 25 (0.43%) AirWatch
9 25 (0.43%) Nagios
9 25 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
9 25 (0.43%) Terraform
9 25 (0.43%) WSUS
10 24 (0.42%) vCenter Server
11 19 (0.33%) NetBackup
12 18 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 18 (0.31%) Tivoli
13 17 (0.30%) FortiGate
14 16 (0.28%) Kibana
Vendors
1 941 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 579 (10.05%) Oracle
3 512 (8.89%) SAP
4 416 (7.22%) VMware
5 346 (6.00%) Cisco
6 237 (4.11%) Citrix
7 220 (3.82%) IBM
8 174 (3.02%) HP
9 122 (2.12%) Red Hat
10 103 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
11 78 (1.35%) Google
11 78 (1.35%) Informatica
12 72 (1.25%) NetApp
13 66 (1.15%) EMC
14 65 (1.13%) Juniper
15 57 (0.99%) F5
16 50 (0.87%) Brocade
17 48 (0.83%) Dell
18 45 (0.78%) CheckPoint
19 43 (0.75%) 3PAR
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Bristol, Avon
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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Rate: £280.00 - £295.00 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
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Rate: £240 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
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London
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London
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Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Reading, Berkshire
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Surrey
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London
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EMBS Ltd
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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London
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