Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 21 25 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 2,994 1,993 1,256
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 7.56% 7.20% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.26% 7.88% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,197 1,436 871
10th Percentile £400 £364 £356
25th Percentile £469 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £520
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
75th Percentile £663 £630 £613
90th Percentile £763 £713 £725
England median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
10th Percentile £25.05 £17.25 £13.83
25th Percentile £25.50 £31.63 £16.24
Median hourly rate £55.00 £51.00 £21.43
Median % change year-on-year +7.84% +138.04% +14.57%
75th Percentile £57.50 £65.50 £29.78
90th Percentile £70.50 £76.60 £32.45
England median hourly rate £26.00 £16.98 £18.45
% change year-on-year +53.17% -8.01% +10.16%

Migration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 36,260 25,305 15,844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.54% 91.41% 90.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,539 18,125 11,409
10th Percentile £400 £360 £330
25th Percentile £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +0.96%
75th Percentile £690 £638 £619
90th Percentile £788 £713 £713
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 253 183
10th Percentile £17.14 £15.73 £14.08
25th Percentile £23.91 £20.75 £19.99
Median hourly rate £36.41 £32.85 £33.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.84% -1.94% +49.60%
75th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £69.31 £65.60 £61.25
England median hourly rate £28.46 £24.00 £22.82
% change year-on-year +18.56% +5.17% -0.17%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in London

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Migration in London.

Daily rate trend for Migration in London

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Migration in London over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Migration in London

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Migration in London.

Hourly rate trend for Migration in London

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Migration in London over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Migration in London

Migration
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +13 391 £540 +1.89% 67
West London +2 41 £500 -8.26% 18
South London -8 28 £510 -5.12% 1
East London -8 9 £316 -49.40% 8
North London -1 5 £500 +5.26% 3
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Migration.

1 965 (32.23%) Finance
2 849 (28.36%) Azure
3 710 (23.71%) Agile
4 654 (21.84%) Social Skills
5 634 (21.18%) Data Migration
6 554 (18.50%) Microsoft
7 487 (16.27%) SQL
8 460 (15.36%) AWS
9 425 (14.20%) DevOps
10 354 (11.82%) Banking
11 350 (11.69%) Windows
12 338 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 327 (10.92%) Data Centre
14 305 (10.19%) Project Management
15 300 (10.02%) Python
16 295 (9.85%) CI/CD
17 266 (8.88%) Microsoft 365
18 254 (8.48%) PowerShell
19 248 (8.28%) Java
20 247 (8.25%) Active Directory
21 227 (7.58%) Terraform
22 225 (7.52%) Project Delivery
23 221 (7.38%) Oracle
24 210 (7.01%) Problem-Solving
25 203 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
26 199 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
27 194 (6.48%) VMware
27 194 (6.48%) Linux
28 190 (6.35%) Analytics
29 187 (6.25%) SQL Server

Migration
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
1 175 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 72 (2.40%) Apache Spark
3 55 (1.84%) Confluence
4 39 (1.30%) IIS
5 36 (1.20%) Apache
6 25 (0.84%) CMS
7 23 (0.77%) nginx
8 20 (0.67%) MS Exchange
9 15 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
10 14 (0.47%) SAS
11 11 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.37%) JBoss
12 9 (0.30%) Camunda
12 9 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (0.30%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.27%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.27%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 83 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
4 24 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.20%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.10%) Oracle Smart View
9 1 (0.033%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.033%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.033%) InVision
9 1 (0.033%) Sketch
9 1 (0.033%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.033%) SPSS
9 1 (0.033%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 37 (1.24%) SAP S/4HANA
2 31 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.40%) NetSuite
5 11 (0.37%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (0.30%) Shopify
7 8 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 7 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.20%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 849 (28.36%) Azure
2 460 (15.36%) AWS
3 266 (8.88%) Microsoft 365
4 145 (4.84%) Power Platform
5 144 (4.81%) SaaS
6 140 (4.68%) GCP
7 133 (4.44%) Azure DevOps
8 130 (4.34%) IaaS
9 126 (4.21%) PaaS
10 114 (3.81%) Azure Active Directory
11 86 (2.87%) Serverless
12 57 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
13 52 (1.74%) GitHub
14 50 (1.67%) OneDrive
15 49 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
16 48 (1.60%) Azure AKS
17 42 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
17 42 (1.40%) PowerApps
18 37 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
19 35 (1.17%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 185 (6.18%) Firewall
2 108 (3.61%) DNS
3 69 (2.30%) DHCP
4 59 (1.97%) VPN
5 54 (1.80%) WAN
6 50 (1.67%) MPLS
7 42 (1.40%) Network Security
8 38 (1.27%) SAN
9 35 (1.17%) BGP
9 35 (1.17%) Multicast
10 34 (1.14%) TCP/IP
11 33 (1.10%) LAN
12 29 (0.97%) Internet
13 25 (0.84%) SSL
14 22 (0.73%) SD-WAN
15 21 (0.70%) VSAN
16 18 (0.60%) DMZ
16 18 (0.60%) OSPF
16 18 (0.60%) Wireless
17 15 (0.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 129 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
3 116 (3.87%) Power BI
4 99 (3.31%) Big Data
5 69 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 62 (2.07%) Data Lake
7 51 (1.70%) Oracle Database
8 50 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (1.50%) NoSQL
10 44 (1.47%) MongoDB
11 40 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 38 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.24%) MySQL
14 34 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 33 (1.10%) Tableau
16 29 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
16 29 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
17 28 (0.94%) BigQuery
17 28 (0.94%) Hadoop
18 27 (0.90%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 129 (4.31%) JIRA
2 113 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 76 (2.54%) Git (software)
4 53 (1.77%) Maven
5 51 (1.70%) TeamCity
6 43 (1.44%) GitLab
7 30 (1.00%) Bitbucket
8 27 (0.90%) Gradle
9 19 (0.63%) Selenium
9 19 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 18 (0.60%) Artifactory
11 14 (0.47%) ERwin
11 14 (0.47%) Visual Studio
12 12 (0.40%) Cucumber
12 12 (0.40%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
13 11 (0.37%) SonarQube
14 10 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (0.30%) JUnit
15 9 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 965 (32.23%) Finance
2 654 (21.84%) Social Skills
3 354 (11.82%) Banking
4 203 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 130 (4.34%) Public Sector
6 124 (4.14%) Front Office
7 108 (3.61%) Investment Banking
8 89 (2.97%) Legal
9 82 (2.74%) Marketing
10 78 (2.61%) Presentation Skills
11 76 (2.54%) Retail
12 60 (2.00%) Telecoms
13 45 (1.50%) Financial Institution
14 40 (1.34%) Influencing Skills
15 36 (1.20%) Law
16 34 (1.14%) Billing
16 34 (1.14%) Documentation Skills
17 29 (0.97%) Manufacturing
18 28 (0.94%) Organisational Skills
19 25 (0.84%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 551 (18.40%) Architect
2 392 (13.09%) Analyst
3 368 (12.29%) Project Manager
4 309 (10.32%) Developer
5 199 (6.65%) Business Analyst
6 164 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
7 162 (5.41%) Consultant
8 117 (3.91%) Cloud Architect
9 111 (3.71%) Azure Engineer
9 111 (3.71%) Data Analyst
10 108 (3.61%) Migration Manager
11 94 (3.14%) Data Architect
12 92 (3.07%) Data Engineer
13 88 (2.94%) Azure Architect
14 80 (2.67%) Cloud Engineer
15 77 (2.57%) Migration Analyst
16 75 (2.51%) Migration Project Manager
17 74 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
18 64 (2.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 63 (2.10%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (4.91%) .NET
2 104 (3.47%) Kafka
3 74 (2.47%) .NET Core
4 64 (2.14%) REST
5 59 (1.97%) React
6 52 (1.74%) HTML
7 46 (1.54%) AngularJS
8 45 (1.50%) Spring
8 45 (1.50%) Web Services
9 44 (1.47%) ASP.NET
9 44 (1.47%) CSS
10 36 (1.20%) Node.js
11 35 (1.17%) Spring Boot
11 35 (1.17%) XML
12 34 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 32 (1.07%) Middleware
13 32 (1.07%) SOAP
14 27 (0.90%) Vue.js
15 26 (0.87%) JSON
16 25 (0.84%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 327 (10.92%) Data Centre
2 159 (5.31%) Public Cloud
3 94 (3.14%) Legacy Systems
4 78 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 68 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 65 (2.17%) Cloud Native
7 64 (2.14%) Hedge funds
7 64 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
8 54 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
9 52 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
9 52 (1.74%) User Experience
10 50 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
11 49 (1.64%) Fixed Income
11 49 (1.64%) Virtual Team
12 45 (1.50%) Derivative
13 44 (1.47%) Private Cloud
14 42 (1.40%) Equities
15 40 (1.34%) Replication
16 37 (1.24%) Legacy Applications
17 32 (1.07%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 350 (11.69%) Windows
2 194 (6.48%) Linux
3 116 (3.87%) Windows Server
4 86 (2.87%) Unix
5 64 (2.14%) Windows 10
6 41 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (0.94%) VMS
8 26 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
9 25 (0.84%) Windows Server 2019
10 22 (0.73%) Apple iOS
11 19 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (0.43%) Android
14 9 (0.30%) AIX
15 8 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.17%) Solaris
16 5 (0.17%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
17 4 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 710 (23.71%) Agile
2 634 (21.18%) Data Migration
3 425 (14.20%) DevOps
4 338 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 305 (10.19%) Project Management
6 295 (9.85%) CI/CD
7 225 (7.52%) Project Delivery
8 210 (7.01%) Problem-Solving
9 199 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
10 190 (6.35%) Analytics
11 179 (5.98%) Scrum
12 178 (5.95%) Microservices
13 152 (5.08%) ITIL
14 144 (4.81%) Data Modelling
15 142 (4.74%) Change Management
16 140 (4.68%) ETL
17 134 (4.48%) Decision-Making
18 122 (4.07%) Infrastructure as Code
19 119 (3.97%) Business Analysis
20 115 (3.84%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 487 (16.27%) SQL
2 300 (10.02%) Python
3 254 (8.48%) PowerShell
4 248 (8.28%) Java
5 157 (5.24%) C#
6 127 (4.24%) JavaScript
7 62 (2.07%) Bash
8 55 (1.84%) PL/SQL
9 52 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 47 (1.57%) C
11 44 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 43 (1.44%) Scala
13 21 (0.70%) C++
13 21 (0.70%) PHP
14 17 (0.57%) Perl
15 15 (0.50%) Apex Code
15 15 (0.50%) Ruby
16 14 (0.47%) TypeScript
17 13 (0.43%) VBScript
18 11 (0.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 172 (5.74%) Security Cleared
2 148 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 113 (3.77%) Degree
4 45 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (1.17%) MCSE
7 31 (1.04%) AWS Certification
7 31 (1.04%) CCNA
8 29 (0.97%) MCSA
9 27 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 23 (0.77%) MCP
10 23 (0.77%) PMI Certification
11 22 (0.73%) DV Cleared
11 22 (0.73%) PMP
12 20 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 18 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
14 15 (0.50%) ISTQB
15 13 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (0.40%) CISSP
16 12 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (2.97%) QA
2 60 (2.00%) PMO
3 52 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 51 (1.70%) GDPR
5 38 (1.27%) SLA
6 18 (0.60%) ISO 20022
7 17 (0.57%) MiFID
8 15 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (0.40%) Accessibility
10 11 (0.37%) NIST
10 11 (0.37%) PCI DSS
11 9 (0.30%) HL7
12 7 (0.23%) EMIR
13 5 (0.17%) COBIT
13 5 (0.17%) COSO
13 5 (0.17%) GxP
13 5 (0.17%) SOC 2
14 4 (0.13%) NCSC
15 3 (0.10%) IFRS
16 2 (0.067%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 247 (8.25%) Active Directory
2 152 (5.08%) Docker
3 106 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
5 26 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
6 25 (0.84%) Hyper-V
7 21 (0.70%) vSphere
8 16 (0.53%) NFS
8 16 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (0.47%) XenApp
10 13 (0.43%) Firmware
11 12 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.33%) VMware NSX
13 9 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 8 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
16 2 (0.067%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.067%) HDFS
16 2 (0.067%) iptables
Systems Management
1 227 (7.58%) Terraform
2 178 (5.95%) Kubernetes
3 85 (2.84%) Ansible
4 55 (1.84%) SCCM
5 45 (1.50%) Microsoft Intune
6 43 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
7 40 (1.34%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 21 (0.70%) Puppet
9 20 (0.67%) Grafana
10 18 (0.60%) Istio
11 17 (0.57%) CA Single Sign-On
11 17 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
11 17 (0.57%) VxRail
12 14 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
12 14 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
13 13 (0.43%) vCenter Server
14 12 (0.40%) Packer
14 12 (0.40%) Prometheus
15 10 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
15 10 (0.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 554 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 221 (7.38%) Oracle
3 194 (6.48%) VMware
4 167 (5.58%) SAP
5 113 (3.77%) Cisco
6 88 (2.94%) Citrix
6 88 (2.94%) Databricks
6 88 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 79 (2.64%) Google
8 60 (2.00%) IBM
9 53 (1.77%) Red Hat
10 46 (1.54%) ServiceNow
11 41 (1.37%) Charles River
12 36 (1.20%) Palo Alto
13 34 (1.14%) Splunk
14 32 (1.07%) F5
15 28 (0.94%) Bloomberg
15 28 (0.94%) NetApp
16 25 (0.84%) Workday
17 24 (0.80%) HP