Period
to 20 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 30 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 2,601 2,460 2,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.64% 5.88% 5.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 6.84% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,701 1,727 1,539
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £269
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
England median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 17 33
London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% -9.09% +17.33%
10th Percentile £12.23 £12.20 £14.18
90th Percentile £30.28 £102.60 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year -12.50% +28.00% -8.09%

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 39,938 35,984 37,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.61% 86.02% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,177 25,888 26,698
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £298
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 425 458
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £13.39 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £50.30
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 January 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 January 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 January 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 +4 538 £475 +5.56% 83
South London +5 103 £455 +13.75% 5
West London -30 82 £450 +7.14% 40
East London +8 68 £450 +22.03% 12
North London -1 12 £356 -20.83% 4
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 691 (26.57%) Data Migration
2 656 (25.22%) Finance
3 465 (17.88%) Windows
4 456 (17.53%) SQL
5 453 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
6 422 (16.22%) Microsoft
7 394 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
8 311 (11.96%) Banking
9 286 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 282 (10.84%) Linux
11 279 (10.73%) Java
12 276 (10.61%) Office 365
13 272 (10.46%) Security Cleared
14 260 (10.00%) Data Centre
15 257 (9.88%) DevOps
16 255 (9.80%) Oracle
17 243 (9.34%) Active Directory
18 237 (9.11%) Project Management
19 230 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
20 210 (8.07%) SQL Server
21 199 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
22 196 (7.54%) SC Cleared
23 174 (6.69%) Windows 10
24 173 (6.65%) ETL
25 162 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
26 161 (6.19%) Python
27 156 (6.00%) PowerShell
28 154 (5.92%) SharePoint
29 153 (5.88%) Unix
30 148 (5.69%) Windows 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
1 154 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 60 (2.31%) Apache
3 49 (1.88%) MS Exchange
4 47 (1.81%) CMS
5 43 (1.65%) Tomcat
6 41 (1.58%) WebSphere
7 38 (1.46%) SAS
8 37 (1.42%) IIS
9 35 (1.35%) Apache Spark
10 34 (1.31%) Skype for Business
11 29 (1.11%) Confluence
11 29 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
11 29 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
13 22 (0.85%) WebLogic
14 21 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 21 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
15 19 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
16 18 (0.69%) OpenStack
17 13 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 111 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
2 110 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 42 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 24 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
6 17 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.38%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.077%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.038%) EngageOne
9 1 (0.038%) HipChat
9 1 (0.038%) SPSS
9 1 (0.038%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 70 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 20 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
4 12 (0.46%) SAP FI
5 11 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
6 10 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.35%) NetSuite
7 9 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (0.35%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.35%) Workday HCM
8 8 (0.31%) Maximo
8 8 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (0.23%) SAP ERP
11 5 (0.19%) Magento
11 5 (0.19%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 394 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 286 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 276 (10.61%) Office 365
4 62 (2.38%) PaaS
5 50 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
6 48 (1.85%) IaaS
7 47 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 43 (1.65%) SaaS
9 42 (1.61%) Amazon S3
10 37 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
11 28 (1.08%) GitHub
12 26 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
13 24 (0.92%) Force.com
13 24 (0.92%) OneDrive
14 23 (0.88%) Route 53
15 17 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
16 16 (0.62%) Serverless
17 14 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
19 11 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (3.84%) Firewall
2 77 (2.96%) DNS
3 75 (2.88%) WAN
4 53 (2.04%) SAN
5 52 (2.00%) DHCP
6 48 (1.85%) LAN
7 45 (1.73%) Skype
8 39 (1.50%) VPN
9 32 (1.23%) TCP/IP
10 30 (1.15%) VoIP
11 28 (1.08%) MPLS
12 23 (0.88%) Network Security
13 18 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (0.65%) SWIFTNet
15 16 (0.62%) Internet
15 16 (0.62%) VLAN
16 15 (0.58%) Intranet
16 15 (0.58%) NAS
17 14 (0.54%) Wireless
18 12 (0.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 120 (4.61%) Big Data
3 114 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
4 99 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 76 (2.92%) Oracle Database
6 70 (2.69%) Relational Database
7 65 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 57 (2.19%) MySQL
9 51 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (1.54%) NoSQL
11 38 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
12 37 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (1.23%) MongoDB
14 30 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
15 29 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
16 27 (1.04%) Power BI
16 27 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
17 25 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
18 23 (0.88%) HBase
Development Applications
1 99 (3.81%) JIRA
2 98 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 65 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 33 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 27 (1.04%) NUnit
6 25 (0.96%) Visual Studio
7 20 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 20 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (0.69%) Selenium
8 18 (0.69%) Subversion
9 17 (0.65%) Bitbucket
9 17 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 16 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (0.54%) Gradle
11 14 (0.54%) MSI
12 12 (0.46%) Ant
12 12 (0.46%) Maven
12 12 (0.46%) MSTest
13 11 (0.42%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.42%) Vagrant
General
1 656 (25.22%) Finance
2 311 (11.96%) Banking
3 95 (3.65%) Investment Banking
4 94 (3.61%) Front Office
5 78 (3.00%) Retail
6 68 (2.61%) Legal
7 67 (2.58%) Marketing
8 56 (2.15%) Retail Banking
9 50 (1.92%) Law
10 45 (1.73%) Telecoms
11 30 (1.15%) Publishing
12 26 (1.00%) Advertising
13 25 (0.96%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.77%) Back Office
14 20 (0.77%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.69%) Billing
16 16 (0.62%) Electronics
17 11 (0.42%) French Language
18 9 (0.35%) German Language
19 8 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 386 (14.84%) Analyst
2 381 (14.65%) Developer
3 273 (10.50%) Project Manager
4 263 (10.11%) Architect
5 235 (9.03%) Consultant
6 190 (7.30%) Business Analyst
7 135 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
8 91 (3.50%) AWS Engineer
9 90 (3.46%) Migration Manager
10 83 (3.19%) Data Analyst
11 76 (2.92%) Migration Analyst
12 72 (2.77%) AWS DevOps
12 72 (2.77%) SQL Developer
13 70 (2.69%) Java Developer
14 69 (2.65%) Migration Engineer
15 67 (2.58%) Migration Project Manager
16 66 (2.54%) Administrator
17 61 (2.35%) Windows Engineer
18 58 (2.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 58 (2.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (4.46%) .NET
2 113 (4.34%) Web Services
3 109 (4.19%) XML
4 73 (2.81%) JSON
5 61 (2.35%) HTML
6 42 (1.61%) CSS
7 40 (1.54%) J2EE
8 36 (1.38%) SOAP
9 35 (1.35%) Spring
10 34 (1.31%) REST
11 33 (1.27%) JMS
12 32 (1.23%) Visualforce
13 30 (1.15%) React
14 29 (1.11%) Kafka
15 28 (1.08%) .NET Framework
16 24 (0.92%) jQuery
17 22 (0.85%) Hibernate
17 22 (0.85%) Middleware
18 21 (0.81%) AngularJS
18 21 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 260 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 199 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (1.92%) Fixed Income
3 50 (1.92%) Replication
4 49 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
5 48 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 43 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 42 (1.61%) Public Cloud
8 41 (1.58%) Derivative
9 38 (1.46%) Data Structures
10 35 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 30 (1.15%) Computer Science
12 29 (1.11%) Equities
13 28 (1.08%) Clustering
13 28 (1.08%) Market Risk
13 28 (1.08%) SWIFT
14 26 (1.00%) User Experience
15 23 (0.88%) Credit Risk
16 22 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (0.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 465 (17.88%) Windows
2 282 (10.84%) Linux
3 174 (6.69%) Windows 10
4 153 (5.88%) Unix
5 148 (5.69%) Windows Server
6 88 (3.38%) Windows 7
7 81 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 62 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (1.15%) Solaris
12 26 (1.00%) CentOS
13 19 (0.73%) AIX
14 14 (0.54%) Windows XP
15 11 (0.42%) Android
16 10 (0.38%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.38%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.31%) FreeBSD
18 6 (0.23%) VMS
19 5 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (26.57%) Data Migration
2 453 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (9.88%) DevOps
4 237 (9.11%) Project Management
5 230 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 173 (6.65%) ETL
7 162 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
8 137 (5.27%) Data Modelling
9 130 (5.00%) CRM
10 115 (4.42%) PRINCE2
11 114 (4.38%) ERP
12 111 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 96 (3.69%) Change Management
14 94 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
15 90 (3.46%) ITIL
16 89 (3.42%) Business Analysis
17 87 (3.34%) Configuration Management
18 82 (3.15%) Data Analysis
19 79 (3.04%) Scrum
19 79 (3.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 456 (17.53%) SQL
2 279 (10.73%) Java
3 161 (6.19%) Python
4 156 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 125 (4.81%) C#
6 85 (3.27%) JavaScript
7 66 (2.54%) PL/SQL
8 64 (2.46%) T-SQL
9 59 (2.27%) Bash Shell
10 44 (1.69%) Ruby
11 43 (1.65%) C
11 43 (1.65%) Perl
12 36 (1.38%) Apex Code
13 28 (1.08%) PHP
13 28 (1.08%) VBA
14 23 (0.88%) C++
15 19 (0.73%) Shell Script
16 16 (0.62%) Groovy
17 15 (0.58%) VB
18 14 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 272 (10.46%) Security Cleared
2 196 (7.54%) SC Cleared
3 100 (3.84%) Degree
4 46 (1.77%) DV Cleared
5 45 (1.73%) AWS Certification
6 29 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (1.08%) PMP
8 25 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 24 (0.92%) PMI Certification
10 20 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
11 18 (0.69%) ISTQB
12 17 (0.65%) CISSP
12 17 (0.65%) MCSE
13 15 (0.58%) CCNP
13 15 (0.58%) CISM
13 15 (0.58%) ISEB
14 12 (0.46%) CCIE
14 12 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
14 12 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.50%) QA
2 112 (4.31%) Data Quality
3 40 (1.54%) PMO
4 26 (1.00%) GDPR
5 19 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.69%) SLA
7 17 (0.65%) MiFID
8 16 (0.62%) TARGET2
9 12 (0.46%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.27%) EMIR
11 6 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (0.23%) HL7
12 5 (0.19%) IFRS
12 5 (0.19%) RMADS
13 4 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 4 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.15%) GAMP
13 4 (0.15%) HMG Infosec
13 4 (0.15%) P3O
13 4 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 243 (9.34%) Active Directory
2 71 (2.73%) Docker
3 70 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (1.00%) vSphere
6 26 (1.00%) XenApp
7 23 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 22 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
9 21 (0.81%) XenDesktop
10 17 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
11 15 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (0.50%) BitLocker
13 12 (0.46%) Samba
14 10 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
15 8 (0.31%) Apache Flume
16 6 (0.23%) VMware NSX
17 5 (0.19%) Firmware
17 5 (0.19%) HDFS
17 5 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 122 (4.69%) Puppet
2 120 (4.61%) Ansible
3 104 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 95 (3.65%) SCCM
5 78 (3.00%) Terraform
6 52 (2.00%) Kubernetes
7 25 (0.96%) Data Guard
8 19 (0.73%) Packer
9 18 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
9 18 (0.69%) SCOM
9 18 (0.69%) WMI
10 17 (0.65%) Oracle Flashback
11 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
12 15 (0.58%) Nagios
12 15 (0.58%) NetBackup
13 13 (0.50%) AirWatch
14 12 (0.46%) Salt
15 11 (0.42%) Consul
16 10 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
17 9 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 422 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 255 (9.80%) Oracle
3 131 (5.04%) VMware
4 115 (4.42%) SAP
5 102 (3.92%) Cisco
6 97 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
7 85 (3.27%) Citrix
8 56 (2.15%) Red Hat
9 45 (1.73%) IBM
10 40 (1.54%) HP
11 33 (1.27%) Adobe
11 33 (1.27%) Splunk
12 31 (1.19%) Google
13 30 (1.15%) Sybase
14 29 (1.11%) ServiceNow
15 25 (0.96%) Sitecore
16 24 (0.92%) Dell
17 21 (0.81%) CheckPoint
17 21 (0.81%) Informatica
17 21 (0.81%) TIBCO