Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 6 months to 15 October 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.

Data Migration
England > South East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 134 101
Rank change year-on-year +12 -33 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 345 301 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.10% 1.86% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.21% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 205 243
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £318 £300 £313
90th Percentile £585 £575 £560
England median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £56.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -51.79% +330.77%
10th Percentile £27.40 £18.09 £9.28
90th Percentile £72.35 £55.50 £116.33
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year - +14.75% -

Data 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,129 13,604 14,198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.91% 84.28% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,492 8,100 8,639
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 504 473 580
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.17%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.28 £11.74
90th Percentile £51.18 £49.90 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.01% +11.11% +3.45%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in the South East

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in the South East

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in the South East over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in the South East

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in the South East

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in the South East over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Migration in the South East

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Thames Valley +28 142 £425 -5.56% 16
Berkshire +2 90 £450 - 12
Surrey +5 80 £450 - 8
Hampshire +21 78 £378 -5.63% 10
Oxfordshire +23 37 £413 -17.50% 1
West Sussex -32 23 £413 +4.76% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 16 £425 -1.16% 3
Kent +5 6 £178 -33.02% 6
East Sussex -5 3 £450 -0.55% 1
Middlesex +7 1 - - 2
Sussex +4 1 £465 +86.00%
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 345 (100.00%) Migration
2 106 (30.72%) SQL
3 92 (26.67%) SAP
4 80 (23.19%) ETL
5 66 (19.13%) Oracle
6 58 (16.81%) Data Quality
7 55 (15.94%) Finance
8 49 (14.20%) Microsoft Excel
8 49 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
9 47 (13.62%) Microsoft
9 47 (13.62%) Data Management
10 46 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 44 (12.75%) SQL Server
12 43 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (11.30%) Data Mapping
14 38 (11.01%) Security Cleared
15 37 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (10.72%) Project Management
15 37 (10.72%) ERP
16 36 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (10.14%) SC Cleared
18 33 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
19 32 (9.28%) T-SQL
20 30 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
20 30 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
21 29 (8.41%) Active Directory
22 28 (8.12%) SharePoint
22 28 (8.12%) PowerShell
23 27 (7.83%) PL/SQL
23 27 (7.83%) Data Analysis

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 28 (8.12%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (1.74%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.45%) CMS
5 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.58%) Apache
6 2 (0.58%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (14.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) Solid Edge
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (4.93%) SAP HR
2 11 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (2.90%) SAP ERP
3 10 (2.90%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (2.32%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (2.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (2.32%) SAP MM
5 7 (2.03%) CSG Singleview
5 7 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (2.03%) Maximo
5 7 (2.03%) SAP APO
5 7 (2.03%) Workday HCM
6 5 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (1.45%) SAP MDM
7 3 (0.87%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.87%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.58%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.80%) OneDrive
3 19 (5.51%) Office 365
4 11 (3.19%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (2.90%) Azure Data Factory
6 9 (2.61%) Yammer
7 6 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.74%) Azure Functions
7 6 (1.74%) Serverless
8 5 (1.45%) SaaS
9 4 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (1.16%) Force.com
9 4 (1.16%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 4 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.87%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.29%) SAP Leonardo
12 1 (0.29%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.45%) SMS
2 2 (0.58%) Firewall
2 2 (0.58%) SAN
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (6.38%) SAP Data Services
4 20 (5.80%) Big Data
5 17 (4.93%) Azure SQL Database
6 16 (4.64%) Data Lake
6 16 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 14 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (3.77%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.90%) MS Access
11 9 (2.61%) Cosmos DB
11 9 (2.61%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (2.32%) SAP BW
12 8 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.03%) SSDT
14 6 (1.74%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (3.77%) JIRA
2 10 (2.90%) Toad
2 10 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (2.32%) LSMW
4 4 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.16%) Subversion
5 3 (0.87%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.87%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.87%) Selenium
5 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.58%) ERwin
6 2 (0.58%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (15.94%) Finance
2 13 (3.77%) Retail
3 9 (2.61%) Advertising
4 8 (2.32%) Billing
5 7 (2.03%) Marketing
6 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.16%) Back Office
8 3 (0.87%) Banking
8 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.87%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (28.70%) Analyst
2 66 (19.13%) Data Analyst
3 43 (12.46%) Developer
3 43 (12.46%) Migration Analyst
4 41 (11.88%) Data Migration Analyst
4 41 (11.88%) Project Manager
5 36 (10.43%) Consultant
6 26 (7.54%) Business Analyst
7 22 (6.38%) SQL Developer
8 21 (6.09%) Architect
9 19 (5.51%) Data Consultant
10 18 (5.22%) Data Migration Consultant
10 18 (5.22%) Migration Consultant
11 16 (4.64%) SAP Consultant
12 14 (4.06%) SAP Analyst
13 12 (3.48%) Administrator
13 12 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.19%) Data Migration Lead
14 11 (3.19%) Integration Specialist
14 11 (3.19%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.51%) .NET
2 16 (4.64%) Web Services
3 10 (2.90%) XML
4 8 (2.32%) ASP.NET
4 8 (2.32%) WCF
4 8 (2.32%) WinForms
5 7 (2.03%) REST
5 7 (2.03%) SOAP
6 6 (1.74%) BAPI
6 6 (1.74%) JSON
6 6 (1.74%) MSMQ
7 5 (1.45%) EDI
7 5 (1.45%) Visualforce
8 4 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (0.87%) CSS
9 3 (0.87%) XSD
10 2 (0.58%) ADO.NET
10 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.58%) HTML
10 2 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 15 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 9 (2.61%) Taxonomies
5 8 (2.32%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.03%) User Experience
7 6 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.16%) AS400
9 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.87%) VLE
11 2 (0.58%) Clustering
11 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.58%) Life Science
11 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.93%) Windows
2 6 (1.74%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.87%) Unix
5 3 (0.87%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Solaris
7 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (100.00%) Migration
2 80 (23.19%) ETL
3 47 (13.62%) Data Management
4 46 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 39 (11.30%) Data Mapping
6 37 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (10.72%) ERP
6 37 (10.72%) Project Management
7 36 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 30 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
9 30 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (7.83%) Data Analysis
11 26 (7.54%) Analytics
11 26 (7.54%) Data Integration
12 25 (7.25%) Data Architecture
13 24 (6.96%) Business Analysis
14 23 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (6.38%) Content Management
16 21 (6.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 106 (30.72%) SQL
2 32 (9.28%) T-SQL
3 28 (8.12%) PowerShell
4 27 (7.83%) PL/SQL
5 25 (7.25%) C#
6 15 (4.35%) VB
7 13 (3.77%) Java
8 10 (2.90%) VBA
9 8 (2.32%) Python
10 6 (1.74%) ABAP
11 5 (1.45%) Apex Code
12 4 (1.16%) R
13 3 (0.87%) F#
13 3 (0.87%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.87%) VBScript
14 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.29%) Scala
15 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (11.01%) Security Cleared
2 35 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.09%) Degree
4 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.16%) PMP
7 3 (0.87%) ISEB
7 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.58%) CAPM
8 2 (0.58%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.29%) AAT
9 1 (0.29%) CBAP
9 1 (0.29%) CIMA
9 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.29%) MCSE
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (16.81%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.03%) GDPR
3 6 (1.74%) QA
4 5 (1.45%) PMO
5 2 (0.58%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.29%) IFRS
System Software
1 29 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.16%) HDFS
3 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.45%) HP ALM
2 3 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.87%) SCCM
3 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.58%) Puppet
3 2 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 92 (26.67%) SAP
2 66 (19.13%) Oracle
3 47 (13.62%) Microsoft
4 24 (6.96%) Workday
5 11 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.61%) Talend
7 6 (1.74%) HP
7 6 (1.74%) JD Edwards
8 5 (1.45%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.45%) EMC
9 4 (1.16%) Informatica
9 4 (1.16%) VMware
10 3 (0.87%) Ariba
10 3 (0.87%) ESRI
10 3 (0.87%) Google
10 3 (0.87%) Isilon
10 3 (0.87%) Varonis
11 2 (0.58%) CODA
11 2 (0.58%) NetApp
11 2 (0.58%) Tableau