Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Migration
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 33 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 2611 2625 2614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.65% 5.85% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% 6.78% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1721 1790 1686
London median daily rate £469 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £626 £613
England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 33
London median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +22.22%
10th Percentile £13.80 £13.30 £14.18
90th Percentile £52.10 £178.50 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.19 £15.25
% change year-on-year -3.78% +19.26% -12.86%

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 40213 38714 39399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.21% 83.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29244 27790 28144
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 399 477
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.35 £50.61 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

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 19 November 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 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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -1 498 £475 +5.56% 32
South London -19 70 £400 - 3
West London -23 70 £425 -5.56% 10
East London -3 50 £350 -3.45% 5
North London -6 15 £344 -19.12% 1
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 694 (26.58%) Finance
2 671 (25.70%) Data Migration
3 500 (19.15%) Windows
4 462 (17.69%) SQL
5 437 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
6 433 (16.58%) Microsoft
7 382 (14.63%) Banking
8 357 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
9 327 (12.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 318 (12.18%) Office 365
11 281 (10.76%) Data Centre
12 270 (10.34%) Active Directory
13 266 (10.19%) Java
14 263 (10.07%) Linux
15 254 (9.73%) Project Management
16 248 (9.50%) Oracle
17 247 (9.46%) DevOps
18 239 (9.15%) SQL Server
19 227 (8.69%) Security Cleared
20 199 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
21 193 (7.39%) Windows Server
22 181 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
23 178 (6.82%) SharePoint
24 172 (6.59%) VMware
25 171 (6.55%) ETL
25 171 (6.55%) PowerShell
26 162 (6.20%) SC Cleared
27 154 (5.90%) Cisco
28 149 (5.71%) Windows 10
29 148 (5.67%) Business Intelligence

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
1 178 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 81 (3.10%) MS Exchange
3 61 (2.34%) Apache
4 49 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 48 (1.84%) Skype for Business
6 44 (1.69%) CMS
7 33 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 33 (1.26%) Tomcat
8 32 (1.23%) WebSphere
9 31 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 30 (1.15%) Confluence
11 29 (1.11%) IIS
12 28 (1.07%) Apache Spark
13 27 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
13 27 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
14 22 (0.84%) SAS
15 20 (0.77%) WebLogic
16 19 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 17 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
18 14 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 124 (4.75%) Microsoft Office
2 116 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 42 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.038%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.038%) GIMP
8 1 (0.038%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.038%) SPSS
8 1 (0.038%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 80 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
4 20 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
5 12 (0.46%) Maximo
5 12 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.46%) SAP FI
6 10 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
6 10 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 9 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.34%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (0.31%) NetSuite
9 7 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (0.23%) SAP ERP
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.19%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 357 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
2 327 (12.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 318 (12.18%) Office 365
4 67 (2.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 58 (2.22%) IaaS
6 50 (1.91%) PaaS
7 40 (1.53%) SaaS
8 36 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
9 31 (1.19%) OneDrive
10 27 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (0.96%) Amazon S3
12 24 (0.92%) Force.com
13 22 (0.84%) GitHub
14 17 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
15 16 (0.61%) Serverless
16 15 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
17 14 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
18 13 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (0.50%) OpenShift
18 13 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 118 (4.52%) Firewall
2 101 (3.87%) WAN
3 99 (3.79%) SAN
4 79 (3.03%) DNS
5 64 (2.45%) LAN
6 57 (2.18%) Skype
7 51 (1.95%) DHCP
8 45 (1.72%) VoIP
9 41 (1.57%) VPN
10 39 (1.49%) TCP/IP
11 34 (1.30%) Network Security
12 31 (1.19%) Internet
13 29 (1.11%) Wireless
14 27 (1.03%) VLAN
15 25 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
15 25 (0.96%) NAS
16 22 (0.84%) MPLS
17 18 (0.69%) BGP
18 17 (0.65%) SSL
19 13 (0.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 105 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
3 101 (3.87%) Big Data
4 84 (3.22%) Oracle Database
4 84 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 81 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 60 (2.30%) Hadoop
7 53 (2.03%) MySQL
8 48 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (1.57%) NoSQL
11 37 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 34 (1.30%) MongoDB
13 33 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
15 30 (1.15%) Power BI
16 27 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
17 25 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
18 23 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
19 21 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 85 (3.26%) Jenkins
2 72 (2.76%) Git (software)
2 72 (2.76%) JIRA
3 34 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 29 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (1.07%) Visual Studio
6 23 (0.88%) Subversion
7 18 (0.69%) Cucumber
8 17 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (0.65%) Selenium
9 16 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (0.61%) Bitbucket
10 14 (0.54%) NUnit
11 11 (0.42%) Gradle
11 11 (0.42%) Maven
11 11 (0.42%) MSI
11 11 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (0.38%) JUnit
13 8 (0.31%) ERwin
13 8 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 694 (26.58%) Finance
2 382 (14.63%) Banking
3 124 (4.75%) Investment Banking
4 100 (3.83%) Front Office
5 76 (2.91%) Retail
6 74 (2.83%) Legal
7 64 (2.45%) Marketing
8 51 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 43 (1.65%) Law
10 41 (1.57%) Retail Banking
11 32 (1.23%) Advertising
12 30 (1.15%) Manufacturing
12 30 (1.15%) Publishing
13 23 (0.88%) Back Office
13 23 (0.88%) Electronics
14 19 (0.73%) Billing
15 14 (0.54%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.31%) Local Government
17 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 396 (15.17%) Developer
2 365 (13.98%) Analyst
3 286 (10.95%) Project Manager
4 271 (10.38%) Architect
5 268 (10.26%) Consultant
6 189 (7.24%) Business Analyst
7 106 (4.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 90 (3.45%) Migration Manager
9 85 (3.26%) Java Developer
10 82 (3.14%) Data Analyst
11 79 (3.03%) SQL Developer
12 72 (2.76%) Migration Project Manager
13 69 (2.64%) Administrator
13 69 (2.64%) Cloud Architect
13 69 (2.64%) Migration Engineer
14 66 (2.53%) AWS Engineer
15 64 (2.45%) Migration Consultant
15 64 (2.45%) Windows Engineer
16 58 (2.22%) AWS DevOps
17 57 (2.18%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (5.06%) .NET
2 97 (3.72%) Web Services
3 92 (3.52%) XML
4 69 (2.64%) JSON
5 56 (2.14%) HTML
6 46 (1.76%) Spring
7 37 (1.42%) J2EE
8 36 (1.38%) ASP.NET
9 33 (1.26%) CSS
10 32 (1.23%) JMS
10 32 (1.23%) SOAP
11 31 (1.19%) Hibernate
12 30 (1.15%) Middleware
13 28 (1.07%) Kafka
13 28 (1.07%) Visualforce
14 27 (1.03%) AngularJS
14 27 (1.03%) React
15 26 (1.00%) jQuery
16 24 (0.92%) .NET Framework
16 24 (0.92%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 281 (10.76%) Data Centre
2 199 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (2.49%) Fixed Income
4 55 (2.11%) Derivative
5 52 (1.99%) Virtual Team
6 51 (1.95%) Replication
7 50 (1.91%) Computer Science
8 49 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 45 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 43 (1.65%) Equities
11 42 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
12 38 (1.46%) Public Cloud
13 35 (1.34%) Clustering
14 33 (1.26%) Data Structures
15 28 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
16 26 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
16 26 (1.00%) Market Risk
17 25 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
17 25 (0.96%) PKI
17 25 (0.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 500 (19.15%) Windows
2 263 (10.07%) Linux
3 193 (7.39%) Windows Server
4 149 (5.71%) Windows 10
5 139 (5.32%) Unix
6 108 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 75 (2.87%) Windows 7
8 66 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 62 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 52 (1.99%) Solaris
11 38 (1.46%) AIX
12 36 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (0.92%) CentOS
14 16 (0.61%) VMS
15 10 (0.38%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.31%) Android
17 6 (0.23%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.23%) FreeBSD
17 6 (0.23%) SUSE
17 6 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (25.70%) Data Migration
2 437 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (9.73%) Project Management
4 247 (9.46%) DevOps
5 181 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 171 (6.55%) ETL
7 148 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
8 142 (5.44%) CRM
9 138 (5.29%) Data Modelling
10 121 (4.63%) PRINCE2
11 110 (4.21%) ERP
12 107 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
13 94 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
14 88 (3.37%) Open Source
15 87 (3.33%) Data Analysis
16 85 (3.26%) Business Analysis
17 84 (3.22%) ITIL
18 83 (3.18%) Change Management
19 81 (3.10%) Configuration Management
19 81 (3.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 462 (17.69%) SQL
2 266 (10.19%) Java
3 171 (6.55%) PowerShell
4 144 (5.52%) C#
5 138 (5.29%) Python
6 95 (3.64%) JavaScript
7 70 (2.68%) T-SQL
8 60 (2.30%) PL/SQL
9 50 (1.91%) Bash Shell
10 40 (1.53%) Perl
11 35 (1.34%) Ruby
12 33 (1.26%) Apex Code
13 31 (1.19%) C
14 28 (1.07%) PHP
15 25 (0.96%) C++
15 25 (0.96%) VBA
16 17 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 17 (0.65%) VB
17 16 (0.61%) Bourne shell
17 16 (0.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 227 (8.69%) Security Cleared
2 162 (6.20%) SC Cleared
3 117 (4.48%) Degree
4 46 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 33 (1.26%) CCNP
7 31 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 23 (0.88%) AWS Certification
10 23 (0.88%) CCIE
11 22 (0.84%) MCSE
11 22 (0.84%) PMI Certification
11 22 (0.84%) PMP
12 20 (0.77%) CISSP
13 19 (0.73%) CCNA
14 17 (0.65%) CISM
15 16 (0.61%) ISEB
15 16 (0.61%) ISTQB
16 13 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (4.10%) Data Quality
2 67 (2.57%) QA
3 32 (1.23%) PMO
4 24 (0.92%) GDPR
5 23 (0.88%) SLA
6 22 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (0.73%) MiFID
8 15 (0.57%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.38%) TARGET2
10 9 (0.34%) EMIR
11 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 7 (0.27%) HL7
13 6 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
14 5 (0.19%) HMG Infosec
14 5 (0.19%) RMADS
15 4 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 4 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.15%) GAMP
15 4 (0.15%) P3O
15 4 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 270 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 84 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (2.87%) Docker
4 55 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 48 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
6 41 (1.57%) vSphere
7 25 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 23 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
8 23 (0.88%) XenDesktop
9 17 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
10 16 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (0.61%) XenApp
11 15 (0.57%) DFS Replication
12 10 (0.38%) Samba
12 10 (0.38%) VMware NSX
13 8 (0.31%) Apache Flume
13 8 (0.31%) BitLocker
14 6 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.19%) HDFS
16 4 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 131 (5.02%) Puppet
2 113 (4.33%) Ansible
3 94 (3.60%) SCCM
4 89 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
5 63 (2.41%) Terraform
6 56 (2.14%) Kubernetes
7 25 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
8 24 (0.92%) Data Guard
9 22 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
10 21 (0.80%) Packer
11 20 (0.77%) vCenter Server
12 19 (0.73%) SCOM
13 18 (0.69%) Nagios
13 18 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
14 17 (0.65%) Oracle Flashback
15 16 (0.61%) WMI
16 15 (0.57%) Kibana
17 14 (0.54%) Consul
18 12 (0.46%) AirWatch
18 12 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 433 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 248 (9.50%) Oracle
3 172 (6.59%) VMware
4 154 (5.90%) Cisco
5 126 (4.83%) SAP
6 99 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
7 70 (2.68%) Citrix
8 69 (2.64%) HP
8 69 (2.64%) IBM
9 54 (2.07%) Red Hat
10 45 (1.72%) NetApp
11 42 (1.61%) Google
12 38 (1.46%) Splunk
13 32 (1.23%) EMC
14 30 (1.15%) TIBCO
15 28 (1.07%) Sybase
16 26 (1.00%) Juniper
16 26 (1.00%) Tableau
17 25 (0.96%) CheckPoint
18 20 (0.77%) Bloomberg