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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
UK / England
Rank 26 23 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Contract jobs citing Migration 2729 3314 2952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.53% 6.78% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.84% 8.18% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1729 2034 1804
Median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 68 80
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £50.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +12.90% -17.33%  

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 34806 40518 38294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.27% 82.93% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23035 26911 24118
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1000 1121
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 24 March 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 -5 1149 £450 - 153
South East +1 550 £425 - 47
West Midlands +9 228 £400 +2.56% 19
North West -2 207 £413 -2.94% 40
East of England +2 149 £425 +2.40% 18
South West -5 147 £398 +7.93% 22
Yorkshire +2 117 £375 -5.06% 27
East Midlands -11 88 £375 +15.38% 15
North East -10 52 £355 +8.39% 7
Midlands 0 5 £500 +60.00%
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1644 (29.19%) Data Migration
2 1034 (18.36%) Windows
3 998 (17.72%) Finance
4 995 (17.67%) Microsoft
5 977 (17.35%) SQL
6 804 (14.28%) Agile Software Development
7 687 (12.20%) Security Cleared
8 621 (11.03%) Data Centre
9 613 (10.88%) SQL Server
10 612 (10.87%) Oracle
11 597 (10.60%) Active Directory
12 588 (10.44%) Office 365
13 530 (9.41%) Linux
14 522 (9.27%) Project Management
15 513 (9.11%) SAP
16 507 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 475 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 474 (8.42%) SC Cleared
19 426 (7.56%) MS Excel
20 413 (7.33%) SharePoint
21 400 (7.10%) VMware
22 386 (6.85%) ETL
23 378 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
24 358 (6.36%) Banking
25 347 (6.16%) .NET
26 333 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
26 333 (5.91%) Windows Server
27 327 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
28 310 (5.50%) Java
29 305 (5.42%) Cisco

Migration
Top Related 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
1 413 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 171 (3.04%) MS Exchange
3 119 (2.11%) Skype for Business
4 98 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 89 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 88 (1.56%) CMS
7 83 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 68 (1.21%) IIS
9 65 (1.15%) Apache
9 65 (1.15%) SAS
10 56 (0.99%) JBoss
11 54 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
12 51 (0.91%) Confluence
13 47 (0.83%) Tomcat
14 45 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 45 (0.80%) WebSphere
15 38 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
16 34 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
17 32 (0.57%) WebLogic
18 27 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 426 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 238 (4.23%) MS Office
3 79 (1.40%) MS Project
4 65 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 53 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 30 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.071%) Gliffy
8 4 (0.071%) LaTeX
9 2 (0.036%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.036%) Doxygen
9 2 (0.036%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.018%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.018%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 186 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 44 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 43 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
5 40 (0.71%) SAP HR
6 28 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 22 (0.39%) SAP FI
7 22 (0.39%) SAP PP
8 21 (0.37%) SAP HCM
9 20 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
9 20 (0.36%) SAP CO
9 20 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
10 19 (0.34%) NetSuite
10 19 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
10 19 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
11 17 (0.30%) Maximo
12 16 (0.28%) SAP ERP
12 16 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
12 16 (0.28%) SAP MM
13 15 (0.27%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 588 (10.44%) Office 365
2 507 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 333 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
4 108 (1.92%) IaaS
5 87 (1.54%) PaaS
6 80 (1.42%) OneDrive
7 73 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 66 (1.17%) SaaS
9 49 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
10 45 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 38 (0.67%) Yammer
12 36 (0.64%) GitHub
13 26 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
14 20 (0.36%) Amazon S3
15 17 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
15 17 (0.30%) Boomi
16 15 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 14 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 13 (0.23%) G Suite
19 11 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 248 (4.40%) Firewall
2 188 (3.34%) DNS
3 165 (2.93%) WAN
4 155 (2.75%) LAN
5 126 (2.24%) SAN
6 116 (2.06%) Skype
7 109 (1.94%) DHCP
8 106 (1.88%) VPN
9 103 (1.83%) TCP/IP
10 85 (1.51%) VoIP
11 69 (1.23%) Internet
12 68 (1.21%) MPLS
13 66 (1.17%) Network Security
14 59 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
14 59 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 58 (1.03%) LDAP
16 57 (1.01%) VLAN
17 55 (0.98%) Unified Communications
18 53 (0.94%) Intranet
19 52 (0.92%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 613 (10.88%) SQL Server
2 265 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
3 259 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 163 (2.89%) Oracle Database
5 157 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 119 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 108 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 108 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
8 90 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 88 (1.56%) Big Data
9 88 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
10 87 (1.54%) MySQL
11 82 (1.46%) Relational Database
12 68 (1.21%) Hadoop
13 56 (0.99%) DB2
14 53 (0.94%) Power BI
15 51 (0.91%) MS Access
16 47 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
17 44 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
17 44 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 144 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 122 (2.17%) JIRA
3 103 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 89 (1.58%) Git (software)
5 51 (0.91%) TeamCity
6 49 (0.87%) Cucumber
7 47 (0.83%) Visual Studio
8 43 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
9 42 (0.75%) LSMW
10 41 (0.73%) Maven
11 36 (0.64%) JUnit
11 36 (0.64%) Subversion
12 32 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 31 (0.55%) MSI
14 30 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
15 27 (0.48%) Mockito
15 27 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
16 26 (0.46%) Selenium
17 24 (0.43%) Gradle
17 24 (0.43%) HP UFT
General
1 998 (17.72%) Finance
2 358 (6.36%) Banking
3 200 (3.55%) Retail
4 169 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 143 (2.54%) Marketing
6 124 (2.20%) Investment Banking
7 103 (1.83%) Advertising
7 103 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 87 (1.54%) Front Office
9 84 (1.49%) Legal
10 77 (1.37%) Publishing
11 59 (1.05%) Back Office
12 50 (0.89%) Law
13 32 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 31 (0.55%) Retail Banking
15 29 (0.51%) Billing
15 29 (0.51%) Electronics
16 22 (0.39%) Local Government
16 22 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 886 (15.73%) Analyst
2 741 (13.16%) Developer
3 676 (12.00%) Architect
4 635 (11.27%) Project Manager
5 582 (10.33%) Consultant
6 342 (6.07%) Business Analyst
7 237 (4.21%) Migration Manager
8 203 (3.60%) Data Analyst
9 175 (3.11%) Migration Analyst
10 163 (2.89%) Migration Engineer
11 159 (2.82%) Migration Project Manager
12 151 (2.68%) Administrator
13 147 (2.61%) DevOps Engineer
13 147 (2.61%) Technical Architect
14 144 (2.56%) DBA
15 127 (2.25%) SAP Consultant
16 124 (2.20%) Support Engineer
17 122 (2.17%) Migration Consultant
18 121 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
19 120 (2.13%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (6.16%) .NET
2 187 (3.32%) HTML
3 163 (2.89%) Web Services
4 138 (2.45%) XML
5 129 (2.29%) CSS
6 98 (1.74%) Middleware
7 87 (1.54%) ASP.NET
8 81 (1.44%) jQuery
9 78 (1.38%) Spring
10 56 (0.99%) REST
11 45 (0.80%) J2EE
12 42 (0.75%) RESTful
12 42 (0.75%) SOAP
13 41 (0.73%) AngularJS
13 41 (0.73%) Hibernate
14 34 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (0.60%) JSON
14 34 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
15 32 (0.57%) WCF
16 29 (0.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 621 (11.03%) Data Centre
2 327 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 180 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 96 (1.70%) Computer Science
5 85 (1.51%) Clustering
6 83 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 76 (1.35%) Mainframe
8 74 (1.31%) Replication
9 56 (0.99%) Public Cloud
9 56 (0.99%) User Experience
10 55 (0.98%) NHS
11 46 (0.82%) Virtual Team
12 45 (0.80%) Fixed Income
13 41 (0.73%) Derivative
14 39 (0.69%) PKI
15 38 (0.67%) Credit Risk
15 38 (0.67%) PMI
16 35 (0.62%) Taxonomies
17 32 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
18 31 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1034 (18.36%) Windows
2 530 (9.41%) Linux
3 333 (5.91%) Windows Server
4 302 (5.36%) Unix
5 187 (3.32%) Windows 10
6 184 (3.27%) Windows 7
7 181 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 179 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 119 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 105 (1.86%) Solaris
11 104 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 97 (1.72%) AIX
13 47 (0.83%) Windows XP
14 38 (0.67%) CentOS
15 30 (0.53%) Windows 8
16 23 (0.41%) HPUX
17 18 (0.32%) Android
18 16 (0.28%) VMS
19 12 (0.21%) Windows Vista
20 10 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1644 (29.19%) Data Migration
2 804 (14.28%) Agile Software Development
3 522 (9.27%) Project Management
4 475 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 386 (6.85%) ETL
6 378 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
7 302 (5.36%) DevOps
8 300 (5.33%) PRINCE2
9 286 (5.08%) CRM
10 284 (5.04%) ITIL
11 264 (4.69%) Data Modelling
12 251 (4.46%) ERP
13 220 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
14 216 (3.84%) Data Analysis
15 205 (3.64%) Change Management
16 192 (3.41%) Scrum
17 181 (3.21%) Business Analysis
18 173 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
19 168 (2.98%) Data Cleansing
20 163 (2.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 977 (17.35%) SQL
2 310 (5.50%) Java
3 252 (4.47%) PowerShell
4 248 (4.40%) C#
5 215 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 179 (3.18%) Python
7 144 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 88 (1.56%) C
9 80 (1.42%) Perl
10 72 (1.28%) Bash Shell
10 72 (1.28%) VB
11 70 (1.24%) PL/SQL
12 66 (1.17%) C++
13 64 (1.14%) Shell Script
14 50 (0.89%) PHP
15 48 (0.85%) Ruby
16 42 (0.75%) VBA
17 37 (0.66%) VB.NET
18 32 (0.57%) Scala
19 29 (0.51%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 687 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 474 (8.42%) SC Cleared
3 250 (4.44%) Degree
4 153 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (1.72%) CCNA
5 97 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 89 (1.58%) CCNP
7 70 (1.24%) DV Cleared
8 67 (1.19%) PMI Certification
9 62 (1.10%) ISEB
9 62 (1.10%) PMP
10 53 (0.94%) MCSE
10 53 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 44 (0.78%) CCIE
12 41 (0.73%) MCITP
13 35 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 33 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
15 29 (0.51%) ISTQB
15 29 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 22 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (2.73%) QA
2 141 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 70 (1.24%) PMO
4 59 (1.05%) SLA
5 37 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 37 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.34%) JSP 440
7 16 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.18%) PMBOK
10 9 (0.16%) ISO20022
11 7 (0.12%) GDPR
12 6 (0.11%) GxP
13 5 (0.089%) Basel II
14 3 (0.053%) COBIT
14 3 (0.053%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.053%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.053%) P3O
15 2 (0.036%) FedRAMP
15 2 (0.036%) ISO22301
System Software
1 597 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 229 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (2.04%) Docker
4 74 (1.31%) Hyper-V
5 64 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
6 59 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 51 (0.91%) vSphere
8 46 (0.82%) XenApp
9 33 (0.59%) VMware ESX
10 23 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
11 22 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
11 22 (0.39%) XenDesktop
12 20 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
13 18 (0.32%) NFS
14 14 (0.25%) Terminal Services
15 13 (0.23%) BitLocker
15 13 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 13 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
16 12 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 11 (0.20%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 185 (3.28%) SCCM
2 150 (2.66%) Puppet
3 112 (1.99%) Ansible
4 72 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (0.89%) SCOM
6 32 (0.57%) Nagios
6 32 (0.57%) Terraform
7 30 (0.53%) Kubernetes
7 30 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
8 27 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
9 25 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 25 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 21 (0.37%) NetBackup
11 20 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
11 20 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
12 17 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
12 17 (0.30%) logstash
12 17 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
12 17 (0.30%) WSUS
13 16 (0.28%) Kibana
Vendors
1 995 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 612 (10.87%) Oracle
3 513 (9.11%) SAP
4 400 (7.10%) VMware
5 305 (5.42%) Cisco
6 201 (3.57%) Citrix
7 153 (2.72%) HP
8 147 (2.61%) IBM
9 122 (2.17%) Red Hat
10 83 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
11 70 (1.24%) EMC
11 70 (1.24%) Google
12 69 (1.23%) F5
13 68 (1.21%) CheckPoint
14 66 (1.17%) Dell
15 65 (1.15%) Informatica
15 65 (1.15%) Juniper
16 58 (1.03%) Adobe
17 47 (0.83%) Brocade
18 43 (0.76%) Talend
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 9 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £235 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMS contingency
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + -
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Rate: From £220 to £280 per day or FTC at £35K per annum pro rata
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Square One Resources
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £285 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £250 per day 6 months
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 - 320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + -
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £200- £250 / day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
AM Recruitment
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday