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 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs citing Migration 1263 1348 1427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.17% 6.31% 6.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.12% 7.39% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 889 972
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Median hourly rate £17.83 £21.13 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +32.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £16.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £140.05 £30.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -31.70% +20.58%  

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 17729 18243 19239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.64% 85.33% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12696 13342 13634
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £628 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 260
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 -8 193 £493 +10.67% 29
Westminster +8 11 £250 -24.52%
Canary Wharf +1 8 £110 -74.11%
Docklands, London +6 6 £600 +30.43%
Croydon 0 6 £450 +18.42% 1
West End of London +12 5 £491 +176.76% 7
Ealing - 3 £350 -
Paddington +3 2 £228 -
Heathrow +3 2 £350 -48.14%
Harrow +6 1 £425 -
Twickenham +4 1 £363 -23.68%
Greenford +3 1 £475 +493.75%
Brentford -3 1 - -
Uxbridge -10 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -11 1 £600 -
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
Moorgate - 1 - -
Stockley Park - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - - 1
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 620 (25.70%) Data Migration
2 604 (25.04%) Finance
3 501 (20.77%) Windows
4 391 (16.21%) Agile Software Development
5 379 (15.71%) SQL
6 371 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 337 (13.97%) Banking
8 295 (12.23%) Office 365
9 269 (11.15%) Linux
10 264 (10.95%) Data Centre
11 261 (10.82%) Active Directory
12 248 (10.28%) Oracle
13 237 (9.83%) Security Cleared
14 236 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
14 236 (9.78%) SQL Server
15 229 (9.49%) Project Management
16 211 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
17 209 (8.67%) Java
18 204 (8.46%) DevOps
19 198 (8.21%) SC Cleared
20 190 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
21 189 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
22 176 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
23 166 (6.88%) ETL
24 164 (6.80%) VMware
25 161 (6.67%) SharePoint
26 157 (6.51%) SAP
27 150 (6.22%) Cisco
28 145 (6.01%) Unix
28 145 (6.01%) PowerShell

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
1 161 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 59 (2.45%) MS Exchange
3 50 (2.07%) CMS
4 46 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
5 44 (1.82%) SAS
6 40 (1.66%) Skype for Business
7 39 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 31 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (1.20%) Confluence
10 27 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
11 25 (1.04%) Tomcat
12 24 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 22 (0.91%) Apache
13 22 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (0.62%) Drupal
14 15 (0.62%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (0.58%) IIS
15 14 (0.58%) WebLogic
16 11 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 98 (4.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 94 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.083%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 82 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
6 12 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
6 12 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.50%) SAP HR
7 11 (0.46%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 10 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
9 9 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
9 9 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (0.37%) SAP MM
9 9 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (0.33%) SAP ERP
11 7 (0.29%) ION MarketView
11 7 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
11 7 (0.29%) Sage 50
11 7 (0.29%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 295 (12.23%) Office 365
2 236 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 211 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (2.53%) IaaS
5 42 (1.74%) PaaS
6 41 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 36 (1.49%) OneDrive
8 33 (1.37%) SaaS
9 21 (0.87%) G Suite
9 21 (0.87%) OpenShift
10 18 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
12 15 (0.62%) GitHub
12 15 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
13 14 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (0.58%) Yammer
14 12 (0.50%) Amazon S3
15 10 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (0.33%) Oracle CX
16 8 (0.33%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (4.10%) Firewall
2 93 (3.86%) WAN
3 80 (3.32%) SAN
4 77 (3.19%) LAN
5 70 (2.90%) DNS
6 51 (2.11%) VPN
7 50 (2.07%) TCP/IP
8 48 (1.99%) Skype
9 41 (1.70%) DHCP
10 37 (1.53%) VoIP
11 27 (1.12%) BGP
12 24 (1.00%) MPLS
13 23 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (0.91%) OSPF
14 22 (0.91%) SSL
14 22 (0.91%) Wireless
15 21 (0.87%) Internet
16 20 (0.83%) HTTP
17 19 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
17 19 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 113 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
3 101 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 66 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 53 (2.20%) Big Data
7 51 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (1.74%) Relational Database
9 36 (1.49%) MySQL
10 35 (1.45%) Hadoop
11 34 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
13 31 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
13 31 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
15 25 (1.04%) Power BI
16 20 (0.83%) RDBMS
17 19 (0.79%) DB2
18 18 (0.75%) MongoDB
18 18 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 59 (2.45%) Jenkins
2 57 (2.36%) Git (software)
2 57 (2.36%) JIRA
3 35 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 29 (1.20%) TeamCity
6 22 (0.91%) Subversion
7 16 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
8 14 (0.58%) ERwin
9 12 (0.50%) Cucumber
9 12 (0.50%) JUnit
9 12 (0.50%) PowerDesigner
10 10 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.41%) Selenium
11 9 (0.37%) LoadRunner
11 9 (0.37%) Maven
12 8 (0.33%) Bitbucket
13 7 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (0.25%) LSMW
14 6 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 604 (25.04%) Finance
2 337 (13.97%) Banking
3 122 (5.06%) Investment Banking
4 101 (4.19%) Retail
5 79 (3.28%) Front Office
6 60 (2.49%) Legal
7 55 (2.28%) Marketing
8 44 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 42 (1.74%) Law
10 40 (1.66%) Back Office
11 32 (1.33%) Advertising
12 26 (1.08%) Publishing
13 25 (1.04%) Financial Institution
14 22 (0.91%) Manufacturing
15 20 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.70%) Retail Banking
17 16 (0.66%) Billing
18 11 (0.46%) General Ledger
19 10 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
20 9 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 377 (15.63%) Analyst
2 361 (14.97%) Developer
3 282 (11.69%) Architect
4 270 (11.19%) Project Manager
5 208 (8.62%) Consultant
6 170 (7.05%) Business Analyst
7 107 (4.44%) Data Analyst
8 84 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 76 (3.15%) Migration Manager
10 74 (3.07%) Migration Analyst
11 60 (2.49%) Administrator
11 60 (2.49%) Data Architect
11 60 (2.49%) Solutions Architect
11 60 (2.49%) Technical Architect
12 59 (2.45%) Java Developer
13 56 (2.32%) Windows Engineer
14 54 (2.24%) Migration Project Manager
15 53 (2.20%) Migration Engineer
16 50 (2.07%) Network Engineer
17 49 (2.03%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (4.85%) .NET
2 66 (2.74%) HTML
3 62 (2.57%) Web Services
4 51 (2.11%) XML
5 43 (1.78%) CSS
6 41 (1.70%) Middleware
7 31 (1.29%) jQuery
8 26 (1.08%) RESTful
9 25 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
10 23 (0.95%) Spring
11 22 (0.91%) JSON
12 21 (0.87%) ASP.NET
13 20 (0.83%) AngularJS
13 20 (0.83%) HTML5
13 20 (0.83%) REST
13 20 (0.83%) WCF
14 18 (0.75%) J2EE
15 17 (0.70%) Hibernate
15 17 (0.70%) SOAP
15 17 (0.70%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 264 (10.95%) Data Centre
2 190 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (2.49%) Management Information System
4 53 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 49 (2.03%) Derivative
6 45 (1.87%) Fixed Income
7 37 (1.53%) Virtual Team
8 36 (1.49%) Replication
9 35 (1.45%) Equities
9 35 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 34 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
11 26 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 25 (1.04%) User Experience
13 23 (0.95%) Equity Derivative
13 23 (0.95%) Mainframe
13 23 (0.95%) Public Cloud
14 18 (0.75%) NHS
15 16 (0.66%) Fintech
16 15 (0.62%) Reference Data
16 15 (0.62%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 501 (20.77%) Windows
2 269 (11.15%) Linux
3 145 (6.01%) Unix
4 137 (5.68%) Windows Server
5 113 (4.68%) Windows 10
6 101 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 82 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 78 (3.23%) Solaris
9 61 (2.53%) AIX
10 56 (2.32%) Windows 7
11 55 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (0.83%) VMS
14 18 (0.75%) CentOS
15 15 (0.62%) Android
16 13 (0.54%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.46%) Windows 8
18 7 (0.29%) Apple iOS
19 4 (0.17%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (25.70%) Data Migration
2 391 (16.21%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (9.49%) Project Management
4 204 (8.46%) DevOps
5 189 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 176 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
7 166 (6.88%) ETL
8 138 (5.72%) CRM
9 122 (5.06%) Data Modelling
10 110 (4.56%) ITIL
10 110 (4.56%) PRINCE2
11 92 (3.81%) ERP
12 88 (3.65%) Change Management
13 85 (3.52%) Scrum
14 81 (3.36%) Business Analysis
15 77 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
16 74 (3.07%) Open Source
16 74 (3.07%) SDLC
17 73 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
18 71 (2.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 379 (15.71%) SQL
2 209 (8.67%) Java
3 145 (6.01%) PowerShell
4 141 (5.85%) Python
5 96 (3.98%) C#
6 74 (3.07%) JavaScript
7 64 (2.65%) Perl
8 63 (2.61%) T-SQL
9 51 (2.11%) Bash Shell
10 43 (1.78%) C++
11 41 (1.70%) Ruby
12 30 (1.24%) C
13 27 (1.12%) VB
14 26 (1.08%) VBA
15 25 (1.04%) PHP
16 22 (0.91%) PL/SQL
17 19 (0.79%) Shell Script
18 15 (0.62%) VBScript
19 14 (0.58%) Scala
20 13 (0.54%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 237 (9.83%) Security Cleared
2 198 (8.21%) SC Cleared
3 105 (4.35%) Degree
4 62 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (1.58%) CCNP
7 28 (1.16%) CCNA
8 27 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (1.08%) PMI Certification
10 25 (1.04%) CCIE
11 24 (1.00%) MCSE
11 24 (1.00%) PMP
12 22 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 17 (0.70%) MCITP
14 16 (0.66%) DV Cleared
15 14 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
16 13 (0.54%) MCP
16 13 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 12 (0.50%) MCTS
17 12 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (2.74%) QA
2 45 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 17 (0.70%) PMO
4 12 (0.50%) ISO 20022
4 12 (0.50%) SLA
5 10 (0.41%) GxP
6 9 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (0.33%) MiFID
8 6 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.25%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.17%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.12%) GDPR
11 3 (0.12%) GMP
11 3 (0.12%) P3O
12 2 (0.083%) FATCA
12 2 (0.083%) IFRS
13 1 (0.041%) Basel III
13 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 261 (10.82%) Active Directory
2 92 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (2.57%) Docker
4 41 (1.70%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.20%) XenApp
6 24 (1.00%) vSphere
7 22 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (0.41%) NFS
12 9 (0.37%) XenDesktop
13 8 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (0.25%) Xen
15 5 (0.21%) DFS Replication
16 4 (0.17%) LXC
16 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 114 (4.73%) Puppet
2 88 (3.65%) Ansible
3 84 (3.48%) SCCM
4 52 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 21 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 21 (0.87%) Terraform
7 19 (0.79%) SCOM
8 18 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 16 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
9 16 (0.66%) vCenter Server
10 15 (0.62%) Nagios
11 14 (0.58%) Kibana
12 11 (0.46%) NetBackup
12 11 (0.46%) Prometheus
13 10 (0.41%) Backup Exec
14 9 (0.37%) Grafana
14 9 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
14 9 (0.37%) ZABBIX
15 7 (0.29%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 371 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 248 (10.28%) Oracle
3 164 (6.80%) VMware
4 157 (6.51%) SAP
5 150 (6.22%) Cisco
6 93 (3.86%) Citrix
7 88 (3.65%) IBM
8 63 (2.61%) Red Hat
9 60 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
10 41 (1.70%) Google
11 36 (1.49%) NetApp
12 34 (1.41%) HP
13 32 (1.33%) Adobe
14 29 (1.20%) Informatica
14 29 (1.20%) Splunk
15 26 (1.08%) TIBCO
16 23 (0.95%) Juniper
17 20 (0.83%) F5
18 19 (0.79%) Sybase
18 19 (0.79%) Tableau
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £500 per annum £Negotiable£
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Rate: £280 - 325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Plan-Net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £445 - £495 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cititec
Rate: £450.00 - £485.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Norton Blake
Rate: From £475 to £490 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Good rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago