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 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
England / London
Rank 30 25 29
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Contract jobs citing Migration 1149 1371 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.90% 6.22% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.93% 7.30% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 904 825
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 12
Median hourly rate £16.83 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.50% +106.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.57 £14.66 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.09 £45.00 £166.00
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16576 18773 17205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.15% 85.14% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11916 13556 12086
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 193 243
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in London

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 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
City of London -6 153 £498 +13.71% 42
Canary Wharf +6 16 £280 -41.36%
Croydon +14 12 £688 +59.42% 2
Bromley +12 3 £500 -4.76%
Westminster +8 3 £650 -
Uxbridge +7 3 £275 -29.93%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 3 £300 -7.69% 1
Hayes - 3 £388 -
Hounslow - 3 - - 2
West End of London +2 2 £413 - 7
Brentford +1 2 £375 -
Docklands, London -2 2 £150 -75.40%
Heathrow - 2 £558 -
Stockley Park - 2 - -
Chessington +1 1 £300 -
Chiswick -1 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £400 -
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Southwark - 1 - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Migration.

1 687 (28.28%) Data Migration
2 547 (22.52%) Finance
3 463 (19.06%) Agile Software Development
4 457 (18.81%) Windows
5 422 (17.37%) Microsoft
6 416 (17.13%) SQL
7 300 (12.35%) Linux
8 277 (11.40%) Office 365
9 270 (11.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 270 (11.12%) SQL Server
10 262 (10.79%) Active Directory
11 256 (10.54%) Oracle
11 256 (10.54%) Banking
12 252 (10.37%) Data Centre
13 220 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
14 212 (8.73%) DevOps
15 210 (8.65%) Security Cleared
16 206 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 203 (8.36%) Project Management
18 194 (7.99%) SharePoint
19 182 (7.49%) Unix
20 180 (7.41%) Java
20 180 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
21 177 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
22 176 (7.25%) SAP
22 176 (7.25%) VMware
23 165 (6.79%) MS Excel
24 162 (6.67%) ETL
24 162 (6.67%) SC Cleared
25 146 (6.01%) Python

Migration
Top Related 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
1 194 (7.99%) SharePoint
2 74 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 62 (2.55%) CMS
4 59 (2.43%) Skype for Business
5 48 (1.98%) Apache
6 46 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 40 (1.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 40 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 34 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 29 (1.19%) SAS
10 26 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (1.03%) Confluence
12 24 (0.99%) IIS
13 22 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
14 18 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 17 (0.70%) JBoss
15 17 (0.70%) WebLogic
16 15 (0.62%) Apache Pig
16 15 (0.62%) Drupal
Applications
1 165 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 76 (3.13%) MS Office
3 36 (1.48%) MS Project
4 29 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.16%) Gliffy
7 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.12%) LaTeX
9 2 (0.082%) Doxygen
9 2 (0.082%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.041%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 83 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
6 12 (0.49%) NetSuite
7 11 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 10 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (0.37%) SAP MM
10 8 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
10 8 (0.33%) Sage 50
11 7 (0.29%) SAP ERP
11 7 (0.29%) SAP PM
12 6 (0.25%) SAP FI
12 6 (0.25%) SAP HR
12 6 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
13 5 (0.21%) SAP Retail
14 4 (0.16%) Minerva
14 4 (0.16%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 277 (11.40%) Office 365
2 270 (11.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 220 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (2.63%) IaaS
5 50 (2.06%) PaaS
6 45 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 43 (1.77%) OneDrive
8 38 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 34 (1.40%) SaaS
10 30 (1.24%) Yammer
11 13 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
12 12 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
13 11 (0.45%) GitHub
14 10 (0.41%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 10 (0.41%) G Suite
15 9 (0.37%) Google Analytics
15 9 (0.37%) OpenShift
16 8 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 114 (4.69%) Firewall
2 90 (3.71%) DNS
3 69 (2.84%) WAN
4 65 (2.68%) LAN
5 59 (2.43%) VPN
6 58 (2.39%) Skype
7 55 (2.26%) SAN
8 45 (1.85%) DHCP
8 45 (1.85%) TCP/IP
9 31 (1.28%) MPLS
10 29 (1.19%) LDAP
10 29 (1.19%) Network Security
11 27 (1.11%) SSL
11 27 (1.11%) Wireless
12 25 (1.03%) BGP
12 25 (1.03%) VoIP
13 23 (0.95%) VLAN
14 22 (0.91%) HTTP
15 21 (0.86%) Internet
15 21 (0.86%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (11.12%) SQL Server
2 111 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
3 103 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 60 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 58 (2.39%) Big Data
8 47 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 46 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 39 (1.61%) MySQL
11 37 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
12 35 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
13 29 (1.19%) Relational Database
14 28 (1.15%) Power BI
15 26 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
16 25 (1.03%) QlikView
17 20 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
17 20 (0.82%) RDBMS
18 19 (0.78%) Snowflake Schema
19 18 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 70 (2.88%) Jenkins
2 60 (2.47%) JIRA
3 44 (1.81%) Git (software)
4 39 (1.61%) TeamCity
5 29 (1.19%) Subversion
6 27 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (0.95%) Visual Studio
8 17 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
9 13 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
10 11 (0.45%) Cucumber
10 11 (0.45%) ERwin
11 10 (0.41%) PowerDesigner
12 9 (0.37%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.37%) JUnit
13 8 (0.33%) Maven
14 7 (0.29%) MSI
15 6 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (0.25%) Mockito
16 5 (0.21%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 547 (22.52%) Finance
2 256 (10.54%) Banking
3 114 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 103 (4.24%) Retail
5 86 (3.54%) Front Office
6 73 (3.01%) Marketing
7 63 (2.59%) Legal
8 53 (2.18%) Advertising
9 42 (1.73%) Telecoms
10 39 (1.61%) Law
11 36 (1.48%) Back Office
12 27 (1.11%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.95%) Publishing
14 20 (0.82%) Retail Banking
15 19 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
15 19 (0.78%) Manufacturing
16 15 (0.62%) Billing
17 9 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.33%) French Language
19 6 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 375 (15.44%) Developer
2 365 (15.03%) Analyst
3 332 (13.67%) Architect
4 261 (10.75%) Project Manager
5 232 (9.55%) Consultant
6 161 (6.63%) Business Analyst
7 116 (4.78%) DevOps Engineer
8 92 (3.79%) Data Analyst
9 87 (3.58%) Technical Architect
10 78 (3.21%) Administrator
11 77 (3.17%) Migration Manager
12 75 (3.09%) Migration Analyst
13 72 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
14 60 (2.47%) Migration Project Manager
15 56 (2.31%) Data Architect
15 56 (2.31%) Migration Engineer
16 50 (2.06%) AWS Engineer
16 50 (2.06%) Java Developer
17 49 (2.02%) DBA
18 48 (1.98%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (6.01%) .NET
2 65 (2.68%) Web Services
3 63 (2.59%) HTML
4 55 (2.26%) XML
5 45 (1.85%) CSS
6 44 (1.81%) Middleware
7 37 (1.52%) jQuery
8 33 (1.36%) REST
9 31 (1.28%) RESTful
10 30 (1.24%) J2EE
11 27 (1.11%) ASP.NET
11 27 (1.11%) Spring
12 23 (0.95%) Hibernate
13 22 (0.91%) SOAP
14 21 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
15 20 (0.82%) WCF
16 19 (0.78%) JSON
17 17 (0.70%) J2SE
18 16 (0.66%) HTML5
18 16 (0.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 252 (10.37%) Data Centre
2 180 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (3.99%) Management Information System
4 62 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 45 (1.85%) Fixed Income
6 41 (1.69%) User Experience
7 39 (1.61%) Derivative
8 37 (1.52%) Public Cloud
9 32 (1.32%) Replication
10 29 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 28 (1.15%) Clustering
12 27 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 26 (1.07%) NHS
14 25 (1.03%) Equities
14 25 (1.03%) Taxonomies
14 25 (1.03%) Virtual Team
15 24 (0.99%) Mainframe
16 22 (0.91%) Credit Risk
17 20 (0.82%) PKI
18 18 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 457 (18.81%) Windows
2 300 (12.35%) Linux
3 182 (7.49%) Unix
4 124 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 91 (3.75%) Windows 10
6 82 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 72 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 70 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (2.02%) Windows 7
10 48 (1.98%) Solaris
11 38 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 30 (1.24%) AIX
13 29 (1.19%) CentOS
14 22 (0.91%) Windows XP
15 11 (0.45%) VMS
16 10 (0.41%) Android
17 8 (0.33%) Windows 8
18 7 (0.29%) Ubuntu
19 6 (0.25%) SUSE
20 4 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 687 (28.28%) Data Migration
2 463 (19.06%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (8.73%) DevOps
4 206 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 203 (8.36%) Project Management
6 177 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
7 162 (6.67%) ETL
8 137 (5.64%) CRM
9 120 (4.94%) Data Modelling
10 110 (4.53%) SDLC
11 101 (4.16%) Continuous Integration
12 100 (4.12%) ERP
13 98 (4.03%) PRINCE2
14 94 (3.87%) Data Analysis
15 92 (3.79%) Scrum
16 87 (3.58%) ITIL
17 86 (3.54%) Workflow
18 84 (3.46%) User Acceptance Testing
19 82 (3.38%) High Availability
20 81 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 416 (17.13%) SQL
2 180 (7.41%) Java
3 146 (6.01%) Python
4 145 (5.97%) PowerShell
5 128 (5.27%) C#
6 74 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 66 (2.72%) T-SQL
8 64 (2.63%) Perl
9 56 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 46 (1.89%) C
11 44 (1.81%) C++
12 41 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 39 (1.61%) VB
14 35 (1.44%) Ruby
15 29 (1.19%) VBA
16 28 (1.15%) PL/SQL
16 28 (1.15%) Scala
17 25 (1.03%) PHP
18 22 (0.91%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 210 (8.65%) Security Cleared
2 162 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 126 (5.19%) Degree
4 52 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (1.24%) CCNP
7 27 (1.11%) PMI Certification
8 26 (1.07%) CCNA
8 26 (1.07%) PMP
9 23 (0.95%) MCSE
10 20 (0.82%) DV Cleared
11 18 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (0.70%) MCITP
12 17 (0.70%) MCP
13 16 (0.66%) CCIE
13 16 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
15 12 (0.49%) CISSP
15 12 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.54%) QA
2 60 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 25 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.74%) PMO
5 12 (0.49%) SLA
6 10 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
7 9 (0.37%) ISO20022
7 9 (0.37%) PMBOK
8 6 (0.25%) GxP
9 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.21%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.12%) P3O
11 2 (0.082%) FedRAMP
11 2 (0.082%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.082%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.082%) MiFID
12 1 (0.041%) Basel III
12 1 (0.041%) GAAP
12 1 (0.041%) HL7
System Software
1 262 (10.79%) Active Directory
2 101 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (3.17%) Docker
4 33 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
5 32 (1.32%) Hyper-V
6 25 (1.03%) vSphere
6 25 (1.03%) XenApp
7 23 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 21 (0.86%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.54%) NFS
10 11 (0.45%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 8 (0.33%) Corosync
12 8 (0.33%) Squid
13 7 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.25%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 126 (5.19%) Puppet
2 96 (3.95%) Ansible
3 73 (3.01%) SCCM
4 64 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (1.11%) Kubernetes
6 25 (1.03%) SCOM
7 24 (0.99%) Terraform
8 18 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 17 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
10 16 (0.66%) Kibana
10 16 (0.66%) logstash
11 15 (0.62%) Nagios
12 10 (0.41%) Backup Exec
12 10 (0.41%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.33%) Grafana
13 8 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
13 8 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
13 8 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (0.33%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 422 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 256 (10.54%) Oracle
3 176 (7.25%) SAP
3 176 (7.25%) VMware
4 107 (4.41%) Cisco
5 91 (3.75%) Citrix
6 76 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 62 (2.55%) IBM
8 58 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
9 51 (2.10%) Adobe
10 42 (1.73%) HP
11 38 (1.56%) Google
12 32 (1.32%) Informatica
13 27 (1.11%) Juniper
14 25 (1.03%) CheckPoint
14 25 (1.03%) Splunk
15 20 (0.82%) EMC
15 20 (0.82%) F5
15 20 (0.82%) SaltStack
16 18 (0.74%) Sybase
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day + -
Posted: Yesterday
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London
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London
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