Period
to 17 September 2019

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 17 September 2019 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
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 116 143
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 312 367 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.14% 2.23% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.58% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 253 192
South East median daily rate £473 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £326 £316 £300
90th Percentile £630 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £439 £450
% change year-on-year +8.26% -2.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £50.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +138.10% -64.85%
10th Percentile £21.25 £43.08 £13.00
90th Percentile £23.75 £74.83 £52.20
England median hourly rate £28.00 £14.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year +91.45% -16.43% +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 12,634 14,220 13,669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.81% 86.49% 84.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,523 8,538 8,084
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £279 £259
90th Percentile £610 £588 £569
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 522 473
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.00% +21.95% -10.87%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.17 £11.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £51.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.70 £20.57 £23.14
% change year-on-year +20.04% -11.10% +0.01%

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 17 September 2019.

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
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 17 September 2019. 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 +17 147 £500 +17.65% 23
Berkshire -11 83 £461 +2.50% 9
Surrey +17 69 £450 - 5
Hampshire -22 63 £450 +18.42% 7
Buckinghamshire +56 56 £500 +17.65% 5
West Sussex -3 14 £450 +7.14% 1
Oxfordshire 0 8 £575 +43.75% 9
Kent +5 6 £400 +125.35% 3
East Sussex -2 3 £550 +22.22%
Middlesex +7 2 £300 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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.

1 312 (100.00%) Migration
2 111 (35.58%) SQL
3 72 (23.08%) ETL
4 71 (22.76%) Oracle
5 56 (17.95%) SQL Server
5 56 (17.95%) SAP
5 56 (17.95%) Azure
6 54 (17.31%) Microsoft
7 50 (16.03%) Finance
8 45 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (14.10%) Data Modelling
10 41 (13.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 37 (11.86%) ERP
12 36 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (11.54%) Security Cleared
13 34 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (9.94%) Data Quality
16 30 (9.62%) Project Management
17 28 (8.97%) Data Architecture
18 27 (8.65%) Windows
19 26 (8.33%) CRM
19 26 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
20 25 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 25 (8.01%) PL/SQL
21 24 (7.69%) C#
21 24 (7.69%) Power Platform
21 24 (7.69%) Power BI
22 23 (7.37%) Python
22 23 (7.37%) AWS

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 17 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.60%) SAS
4 3 (0.96%) Confluence
4 3 (0.96%) LiveLink
4 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Documentum
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.32%) TPMS
Applications
1 21 (6.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.32%) FileZilla
5 1 (0.32%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 17 (5.45%) SAP MDG
2 16 (5.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (4.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (2.24%) Maximo
7 7 (2.24%) NetSuite
8 6 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (1.28%) SimCorp Dimension
9 4 (1.28%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle TCA
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.64%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.64%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.64%) SAP HR
11 2 (0.64%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 56 (17.95%) Azure
2 24 (7.69%) Power Platform
3 23 (7.37%) AWS
4 16 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
6 9 (2.88%) Data Lake Analytics
7 8 (2.56%) Office 365
8 6 (1.92%) GitHub
9 4 (1.28%) GCP
9 4 (1.28%) IaaS
9 4 (1.28%) PaaS
10 3 (0.96%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.96%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.64%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.64%) G Suite
11 2 (0.64%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Flow
12 1 (0.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.88%) LAN
2 6 (1.92%) DNS
3 5 (1.60%) Internet
4 4 (1.28%) DHCP
5 2 (0.64%) Intranet
6 1 (0.32%) NAS
6 1 (0.32%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.32%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.32%) SAN
6 1 (0.32%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (7.69%) Power BI
6 21 (6.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (5.45%) Data Lake
8 13 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 13 (4.17%) Big Data
8 13 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 12 (3.85%) Oracle Database
10 11 (3.53%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (2.88%) Cosmos DB
12 9 (2.88%) HDInsight
12 9 (2.88%) PowerPivot
13 8 (2.56%) MySQL
13 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (2.24%) Hadoop
14 7 (2.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (4.17%) JIRA
2 11 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
3 10 (3.21%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.88%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.60%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.28%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.28%) Concordion
6 4 (1.28%) EasyMock
6 4 (1.28%) Gradle
6 4 (1.28%) Maven
6 4 (1.28%) Mockito
6 4 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.28%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.28%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.96%) LSMW
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 50 (16.03%) Finance
2 11 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.24%) Billing
3 7 (2.24%) Legal
3 7 (2.24%) Public Sector
4 5 (1.60%) Retail
5 4 (1.28%) Back Office
5 4 (1.28%) Banking
6 3 (0.96%) Advertising
6 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.64%) Local Government
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 68 (21.79%) Analyst
2 47 (15.06%) Consultant
3 41 (13.14%) Data Analyst
4 34 (10.90%) Architect
5 33 (10.58%) Developer
6 27 (8.65%) Project Manager
7 24 (7.69%) Data Architect
8 17 (5.45%) Data Consultant
9 16 (5.13%) Business Analyst
9 16 (5.13%) IT Manager
10 15 (4.81%) SQL Developer
11 14 (4.49%) IT Project Manager
12 13 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
13 12 (3.85%) Administrator
13 12 (3.85%) Data Migration Consultant
13 12 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
14 11 (3.53%) Migration Analyst
15 10 (3.21%) Data Migration Analyst
15 10 (3.21%) DBA
15 10 (3.21%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.21%) .NET
2 9 (2.88%) Kafka
2 9 (2.88%) MDX
3 8 (2.56%) J2EE
3 8 (2.56%) JMS
4 5 (1.60%) D3.js
4 5 (1.60%) Gherkin
4 5 (1.60%) WinForms
4 5 (1.60%) XML
5 4 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (1.28%) REST
5 4 (1.28%) Velocity
5 4 (1.28%) WCF
6 3 (0.96%) JSON
7 2 (0.64%) BAPI
7 2 (0.64%) HTML
7 2 (0.64%) LDAP
7 2 (0.64%) SOAP
7 2 (0.64%) Web Services
8 1 (0.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.17%) Reference Data
3 7 (2.24%) Data Centre
4 6 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.96%) NHS
8 2 (0.64%) AS400
8 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.64%) Clustering
8 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.64%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.32%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.32%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.65%) Windows
2 18 (5.77%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.49%) Linux
4 12 (3.85%) Unix
5 5 (1.60%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.60%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.96%) AIX
6 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.64%) Solaris
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (100.00%) Migration
2 72 (23.08%) ETL
3 45 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (14.10%) Data Modelling
5 37 (11.86%) ERP
6 36 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (9.62%) Project Management
9 28 (8.97%) Data Architecture
10 26 (8.33%) CRM
10 26 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (7.05%) Data Analysis
12 21 (6.73%) Data Mapping
12 21 (6.73%) Scrum
13 17 (5.45%) DevOps
14 16 (5.13%) Data Integration
14 16 (5.13%) PRINCE2
14 16 (5.13%) Validation
15 15 (4.81%) Analytics
15 15 (4.81%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 111 (35.58%) SQL
2 25 (8.01%) PL/SQL
3 24 (7.69%) C#
4 23 (7.37%) Python
5 20 (6.41%) Java
6 17 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 9 (2.88%) R
7 9 (2.88%) U-SQL
8 7 (2.24%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.60%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.60%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.28%) Scala
11 4 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.96%) VB
12 3 (0.96%) VBA
12 3 (0.96%) X++
13 2 (0.64%) C++
13 2 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.41%) DV Cleared
3 14 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.85%) ISEB
5 10 (3.21%) Degree
6 7 (2.24%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.60%) DBS Check
7 5 (1.60%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.28%) PMP
9 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.96%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.64%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.64%) MCSA
10 2 (0.64%) MCSE
10 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.32%) CISA
11 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.94%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.53%) QA
3 4 (1.28%) PMO
4 3 (0.96%) GDPR
5 1 (0.32%) GxP
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.24%) vSphere
3 5 (1.60%) Docker
4 2 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (3.85%) Ansible
2 8 (2.56%) Amdocs OSS
3 6 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (1.60%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.60%) Terraform
5 4 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (1.28%) SCCM
6 3 (0.96%) vMotion
7 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.32%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.32%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 71 (22.76%) Oracle
2 56 (17.95%) SAP
3 54 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.05%) IBM
5 15 (4.81%) Informatica
6 14 (4.49%) VMware
7 12 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (3.53%) Talend
9 9 (2.88%) Databricks
9 9 (2.88%) Tableau
10 8 (2.56%) Ariba
10 8 (2.56%) Cramer
10 8 (2.56%) IBM Sterling
11 7 (2.24%) JD Edwards
11 7 (2.24%) Telerik
12 4 (1.28%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.28%) Charles River
12 4 (1.28%) Google
12 4 (1.28%) SimCorp
12 4 (1.28%) Workday