Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Migration Specialist was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 621 592
Rank change year-on-year +12 -29 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Specialist 20 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.069% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.073% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 14
London median daily rate £425 £494 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.92% +27.42% -3.13%
10th Percentile £361 £341 £261
90th Percentile £545 £602 £511
England median daily rate £438 £438 £428
% change year-on-year - +2.34% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44,275 45,134 41,925
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.68% 94.93% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,976 32,797 29,798
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £299
90th Percentile £675 £669 £638
England median daily rate £462 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.67% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 598 556 562
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.26% +2.77%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -0.05% +3.89% -

Migration Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Migration Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Migration Specialist in London

Migration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration Specialist in London

Migration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration Specialist in London over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration Specialist in London

Migration Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration Specialist in London

Migration Specialist
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London -17 3 £425 -19.05%
South London - 1 £450 -
Migration Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region featuring Migration Specialist in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Migration
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
7 2 (10.00%) Office 365
7 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (5.00%) SAP
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.00%) ERP

Migration Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (5.00%) Email Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (5.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.00%) Runbook
4 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Snow
3 1 (5.00%) Workday