Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 32 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing Migration 2,951 2,581 2,860
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.35% 6.16% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% 7.08% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,059 1,747 1,909
London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £300
90th Percentile £673 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 13 13
London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.40 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% -10.24% +25.38%
10th Percentile £12.04 £11.16 £15.23
90th Percentile £35.00 £140.92 £117.00
England median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -18.67% +1.35%

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 40,593 36,460 39,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.30% 87.01% 86.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,449 26,038 28,452
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 387 355
London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.29% +9.44%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.20 £50.27
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.16% +4.26% +11.90%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in London

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in London

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in London

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in London

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor 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 20 July 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 +5 590 £475 - 63
West London +18 170 £475 +16.92% 43
South London +3 118 £485 +7.78% 12
East London -16 43 £500 +32.45% 19
North London -6 6 £475 +22.58% 5
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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.

1 787 (26.67%) Finance
2 670 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
3 657 (22.26%) Data Migration
4 563 (19.08%) Windows
5 517 (17.52%) Microsoft
6 515 (17.45%) Amazon AWS
7 444 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 392 (13.28%) SQL
9 380 (12.88%) Office 365
10 337 (11.42%) Security Cleared
11 320 (10.84%) DevOps
12 312 (10.57%) Active Directory
13 294 (9.96%) Banking
14 292 (9.89%) Data Centre
15 288 (9.76%) Linux
16 282 (9.56%) Project Management
17 279 (9.45%) Python
18 272 (9.22%) SC Cleared
19 267 (9.05%) Java
20 249 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
21 246 (8.34%) Windows 10
22 226 (7.66%) Oracle
23 218 (7.39%) PowerShell
24 198 (6.71%) SQL Server
25 193 (6.54%) VMware
26 180 (6.10%) Firewall
27 166 (5.63%) Cisco
28 164 (5.56%) Git (software)
29 162 (5.49%) SharePoint
30 155 (5.25%) Jenkins

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
1 162 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 80 (2.71%) MS Exchange
3 79 (2.68%) Skype for Business
4 57 (1.93%) CMS
5 49 (1.66%) Apache
6 41 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 38 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 29 (0.98%) Confluence
9 25 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 22 (0.75%) nginx
11 19 (0.64%) IIS
11 19 (0.64%) WordPress
12 18 (0.61%) JBoss
13 17 (0.58%) SAS
13 17 (0.58%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (0.47%) Drupal
15 14 (0.47%) Tomcat
16 13 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 137 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
2 133 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
6 17 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.14%) Windchill
9 3 (0.10%) HipChat
9 3 (0.10%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.068%) CATIA
10 2 (0.068%) SPSS
11 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.034%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 56 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 16 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.47%) SAP CO
5 14 (0.47%) SAP FI
5 14 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 13 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 13 (0.44%) SAP HR
7 12 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
7 12 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (0.41%) thinkFolio
8 11 (0.37%) NetSuite
8 11 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
8 11 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 9 (0.30%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 515 (17.45%) Amazon AWS
2 444 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 380 (12.88%) Office 365
4 71 (2.41%) SaaS
5 68 (2.30%) PaaS
6 60 (2.03%) IaaS
7 58 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 56 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 52 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
10 50 (1.69%) OneDrive
11 49 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
12 47 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
13 39 (1.32%) Serverless
14 37 (1.25%) Amazon S3
14 37 (1.25%) GitHub
15 36 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
16 34 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 23 (0.78%) Yammer
18 21 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
18 21 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 180 (6.10%) Firewall
2 105 (3.56%) WAN
3 92 (3.12%) Skype
4 80 (2.71%) DNS
5 71 (2.41%) LAN
6 53 (1.80%) Network Security
7 52 (1.76%) VPN
8 51 (1.73%) SAN
9 44 (1.49%) Internet
10 37 (1.25%) TCP/IP
11 31 (1.05%) DHCP
12 28 (0.95%) Wireless
13 27 (0.91%) MPLS
13 27 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
14 25 (0.85%) NAS
14 25 (0.85%) SSL
15 23 (0.78%) Unified Communications
16 22 (0.75%) BGP
17 20 (0.68%) SMS
17 20 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 117 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
3 96 (3.25%) Relational Database
4 88 (2.98%) Big Data
5 69 (2.34%) MySQL
6 57 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 54 (1.83%) MongoDB
7 54 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 53 (1.80%) Hadoop
8 53 (1.80%) Oracle Database
9 43 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
11 36 (1.22%) Power BI
12 30 (1.02%) RDBMS
13 26 (0.88%) HBase
13 26 (0.88%) NoSQL
13 26 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (0.85%) Data Lake
15 22 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
16 21 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 164 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 155 (5.25%) Jenkins
3 141 (4.78%) JIRA
4 49 (1.66%) Selenium
5 37 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 35 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 29 (0.98%) Subversion
8 26 (0.88%) NUnit
9 25 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (0.64%) Bitbucket
10 19 (0.64%) Visual Studio
11 18 (0.61%) Artifactory
12 15 (0.51%) GitLab
13 13 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
13 13 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
14 12 (0.41%) Vagrant
15 11 (0.37%) Maven
15 11 (0.37%) MSI
16 10 (0.34%) AdminStudio
16 10 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 787 (26.67%) Finance
2 294 (9.96%) Banking
3 125 (4.24%) Retail
4 96 (3.25%) Investment Banking
5 76 (2.58%) Front Office
6 75 (2.54%) Legal
7 67 (2.27%) Marketing
8 59 (2.00%) Law
9 44 (1.49%) Publishing
10 43 (1.46%) Financial Institution
10 43 (1.46%) Telecoms
11 38 (1.29%) Back Office
12 31 (1.05%) Advertising
13 30 (1.02%) General Ledger
14 25 (0.85%) Retail Banking
15 24 (0.81%) Games
16 21 (0.71%) French Language
17 19 (0.64%) Manufacturing
18 17 (0.58%) Billing
19 16 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 388 (13.15%) Analyst
2 381 (12.91%) Architect
3 361 (12.23%) Developer
4 309 (10.47%) Project Manager
5 258 (8.74%) Consultant
6 184 (6.24%) Business Analyst
7 165 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
8 107 (3.63%) AWS Engineer
9 100 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
10 96 (3.25%) Migration Manager
11 89 (3.02%) AWS DevOps
12 84 (2.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 80 (2.71%) Data Analyst
14 79 (2.68%) Network Engineer
15 78 (2.64%) Migration Engineer
16 71 (2.41%) Migration Project Manager
17 69 (2.34%) Cloud Architect
18 67 (2.27%) Administrator
19 66 (2.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 66 (2.24%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (3.96%) Web Services
2 106 (3.59%) XML
3 105 (3.56%) .NET
4 91 (3.08%) HTML
5 80 (2.71%) CSS
6 63 (2.13%) React
7 61 (2.07%) JSON
7 61 (2.07%) REST
8 46 (1.56%) SOAP
9 45 (1.52%) AngularJS
9 45 (1.52%) Node.js
10 38 (1.29%) Middleware
11 33 (1.12%) RESTful
12 31 (1.05%) Gherkin
13 30 (1.02%) ASP.NET
13 30 (1.02%) HTML5
13 30 (1.02%) LDAP
14 27 (0.91%) J2EE
15 25 (0.85%) .NET Framework
16 22 (0.75%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 292 (9.89%) Data Centre
2 145 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
4 76 (2.58%) Public Cloud
5 65 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
6 55 (1.86%) Fixed Income
7 54 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 47 (1.59%) Derivative
8 47 (1.59%) Replication
9 46 (1.56%) User Experience
10 42 (1.42%) Computer Science
11 38 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
12 34 (1.15%) Fintech
13 30 (1.02%) Equities
14 29 (0.98%) Private Cloud
15 25 (0.85%) Virtual Team
16 24 (0.81%) PKI
17 23 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
18 22 (0.75%) Data Structures
19 21 (0.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 563 (19.08%) Windows
2 288 (9.76%) Linux
3 246 (8.34%) Windows 10
4 141 (4.78%) Unix
5 129 (4.37%) Windows Server
6 102 (3.46%) Windows 7
7 55 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 52 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (0.68%) Solaris
11 19 (0.64%) Ubuntu
12 18 (0.61%) CentOS
13 13 (0.44%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.41%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.37%) Android
15 11 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.24%) AIX
16 7 (0.24%) SUSE
17 6 (0.20%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
2 657 (22.26%) Data Migration
3 320 (10.84%) DevOps
4 282 (9.56%) Project Management
5 249 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 152 (5.15%) ETL
7 148 (5.02%) Problem-Solving
8 141 (4.78%) Data Modelling
9 139 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 132 (4.47%) Scrum
11 125 (4.24%) Analytics
11 125 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
11 125 (4.24%) ITIL
12 118 (4.00%) Business Analysis
13 115 (3.90%) CRM
14 105 (3.56%) Change Management
15 95 (3.22%) Waterfall
16 94 (3.19%) TDD
17 91 (3.08%) Open Source
18 90 (3.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 392 (13.28%) SQL
2 279 (9.45%) Python
3 267 (9.05%) Java
4 218 (7.39%) PowerShell
5 118 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 93 (3.15%) Bash Shell
7 86 (2.91%) C#
8 63 (2.13%) Perl
9 60 (2.03%) C
10 55 (1.86%) Ruby
11 37 (1.25%) Scala
12 36 (1.22%) T-SQL
13 33 (1.12%) PHP
14 32 (1.08%) VBA
15 31 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 30 (1.02%) Shell Script
17 27 (0.91%) C++
17 27 (0.91%) Java 8
18 25 (0.85%) VBScript
19 24 (0.81%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 337 (11.42%) Security Cleared
2 272 (9.22%) SC Cleared
3 109 (3.69%) Degree
4 76 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 45 (1.52%) CCNP
7 40 (1.36%) AWS Certification
7 40 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 36 (1.22%) MCSE
9 33 (1.12%) PMP
10 31 (1.05%) PMI Certification
11 25 (0.85%) CCIE
11 25 (0.85%) CCNA
12 24 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
13 16 (0.54%) MCITP
13 16 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (0.51%) DBS Check
14 15 (0.51%) MCSA
15 13 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (3.63%) Data Quality
2 93 (3.15%) QA
3 49 (1.66%) GDPR
4 34 (1.15%) PMO
5 26 (0.88%) GCP
6 25 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (0.61%) SLA
8 17 (0.58%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.24%) MiFID
11 6 (0.20%) TARGET2
12 5 (0.17%) HIPAA
13 4 (0.14%) EMIR
13 4 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 4 (0.14%) Solvency II
14 3 (0.10%) COBIT
14 3 (0.10%) IFRS
14 3 (0.10%) ISO 20022
14 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 3 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 312 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 143 (4.85%) Docker
3 105 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 34 (1.15%) vSphere
6 29 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 25 (0.85%) XenApp
8 24 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
8 24 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
9 23 (0.78%) XenDesktop
10 17 (0.58%) BitLocker
10 17 (0.58%) NFS
11 13 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (0.41%) vCloud
13 10 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (0.30%) VMware NSX
15 8 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (0.20%) Samba
17 5 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
18 4 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 147 (4.98%) Ansible
2 137 (4.64%) Puppet
3 131 (4.44%) SCCM
4 121 (4.10%) Terraform
5 113 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
6 102 (3.46%) Kubernetes
7 34 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 31 (1.05%) Packer
9 26 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
10 23 (0.78%) Mesos
10 23 (0.78%) SCOM
11 18 (0.61%) HAProxy
12 16 (0.54%) AirWatch
12 16 (0.54%) Grafana
13 15 (0.51%) EMC VPLEX
14 13 (0.44%) PingFederate
15 12 (0.41%) logstash
15 12 (0.41%) WSUS
15 12 (0.41%) XenMobile
16 11 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 517 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 226 (7.66%) Oracle
3 193 (6.54%) VMware
4 166 (5.63%) Cisco
5 133 (4.51%) SAP
6 127 (4.30%) Citrix
7 109 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
8 75 (2.54%) Google
9 52 (1.76%) Red Hat
10 46 (1.56%) HP
11 41 (1.39%) IBM
12 40 (1.36%) EMC
13 39 (1.32%) Dell
14 35 (1.19%) F5
15 31 (1.05%) CheckPoint
15 31 (1.05%) Hyperion
16 29 (0.98%) Talend
17 28 (0.95%) ServiceNow
18 26 (0.88%) Informatica
19 23 (0.78%) Bloomberg