Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 107 110
Rank change year-on-year -24 +3 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 348 364 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.07% 2.17% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.57% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 245 210
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +0.28% +19.67%
10th Percentile £325 £309 £313
90th Percentile £588 £603 £569
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -71.43% +409.09%
10th Percentile £25.75 £17.49 £16.94
90th Percentile £74.83 £54.40 £113.85
England median hourly rate £16.95 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year -3.14% +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 14,564 14,186 13,619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.76% 84.49% 83.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,765 8,531 8,156
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
10th Percentile £277 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 460 568
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.04% -4.48% -4.78%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £50.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.70% +4.55%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +20 155 £438 -2.78% 10
Surrey +10 99 £450 -5.26% 5
Berkshire -10 99 £438 -2.78% 7
Hampshire -27 56 £425 +1.83% 7
Oxfordshire +34 33 £440 -16.19%
Buckinghamshire +29 23 £425 -6.08% 3
West Sussex -46 16 £375 -6.25% 1
Kent +8 4 £180 -52.00% 3
East Sussex -16 2 £463 +40.15% 2
Middlesex +13 1 £463 +7.25%
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 348 (100.00%) Migration
2 136 (39.08%) SQL
3 87 (25.00%) ETL
4 86 (24.71%) Oracle
5 76 (21.84%) SAP
6 62 (17.82%) Finance
6 62 (17.82%) Data Modelling
6 62 (17.82%) Data Quality
7 57 (16.38%) Data Mapping
8 56 (16.09%) SQL Server
9 53 (15.23%) Data Management
10 52 (14.94%) Microsoft Excel
11 44 (12.64%) Microsoft
12 42 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (12.07%) Security Cleared
12 42 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
13 41 (11.78%) T-SQL
14 39 (11.21%) ERP
15 38 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 38 (10.92%) SC Cleared
16 37 (10.63%) Reference Data
16 37 (10.63%) Project Management
17 36 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
17 36 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
18 34 (9.77%) Data Architecture
19 33 (9.48%) PL/SQL
20 31 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 31 (8.91%) Workday
21 30 (8.62%) Data Warehouse

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 22 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (2.01%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.86%) Apache
5 2 (0.57%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 52 (14.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 19 (5.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (4.89%) SAP HR
3 16 (4.60%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (4.60%) Oracle Receivables
4 15 (4.31%) SAP S/4HANA
5 14 (4.02%) CSG Singleview
6 12 (3.45%) Workday HCM
7 8 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (1.72%) SAP ERP
8 6 (1.72%) SAP MM
8 6 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (1.44%) NetSuite
9 5 (1.44%) SAP MDG
10 4 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (1.15%) SAP APO
10 4 (1.15%) SAP MDM
10 4 (1.15%) SAP SD
11 3 (0.86%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.86%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.74%) Office 365
2 13 (3.74%) OneDrive
3 9 (2.59%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (2.30%) SaaS
5 6 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.72%) Azure Functions
5 6 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (1.72%) Serverless
6 5 (1.44%) Yammer
7 4 (1.15%) Force.com
7 4 (1.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.57%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.29%) Boomi
9 1 (0.29%) FinancialForce
9 1 (0.29%) SAP Leonardo
9 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.57%) Firewall
1 2 (0.57%) SAN
2 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.29%) Intranet
2 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.29%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.29%) SMS
2 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (5.46%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (5.17%) Oracle Database
7 17 (4.89%) Azure SQL Database
7 17 (4.89%) SQL Server 2016
8 16 (4.60%) Big Data
8 16 (4.60%) MS Access
9 13 (3.74%) SAP Data Services
10 12 (3.45%) Data Lake
11 10 (2.87%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (2.59%) Cosmos DB
12 9 (2.59%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (2.01%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (3.74%) JIRA
2 12 (3.45%) Toad
2 12 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
3 10 (2.87%) Subversion
4 8 (2.30%) LSMW
5 6 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.86%) ERwin
7 3 (0.86%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.86%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.86%) Selenium
8 1 (0.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (17.82%) Finance
2 16 (4.60%) Billing
3 9 (2.59%) Advertising
4 6 (1.72%) Marketing
4 6 (1.72%) Retail
5 5 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.15%) Back Office
6 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (27.30%) Analyst
2 69 (19.83%) Data Analyst
3 53 (15.23%) Developer
3 53 (15.23%) Migration Analyst
4 50 (14.37%) Data Migration Analyst
5 35 (10.06%) Consultant
5 35 (10.06%) Project Manager
6 30 (8.62%) SQL Developer
7 29 (8.33%) Architect
8 20 (5.75%) Data Architect
8 20 (5.75%) Data Migration Manager
8 20 (5.75%) Migration Manager
9 19 (5.46%) Financial Analyst
10 17 (4.89%) Data Consultant
11 16 (4.60%) SAP Consultant
12 15 (4.31%) Data Migration Consultant
12 15 (4.31%) Migration Consultant
13 14 (4.02%) Data Migration Lead
13 14 (4.02%) Data Migration Project Manager
13 14 (4.02%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.17%) .NET
2 13 (3.74%) XML
3 12 (3.45%) JSON
3 12 (3.45%) Web Services
4 9 (2.59%) REST
5 8 (2.30%) EDI
6 7 (2.01%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.01%) SOAP
6 7 (2.01%) WCF
7 6 (1.72%) Middleware
7 6 (1.72%) MSMQ
7 6 (1.72%) WinForms
8 5 (1.44%) Visualforce
9 4 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (1.15%) IDoc
10 3 (0.86%) .NET Core
11 2 (0.57%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.57%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.57%) Kafka
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (10.63%) Reference Data
3 17 (4.89%) Data Structures
4 13 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.87%) Clustering
6 9 (2.59%) User Experience
7 6 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.15%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.86%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.57%) AS400
11 2 (0.57%) e-Health
11 2 (0.57%) LIMS
11 2 (0.57%) PACS
12 1 (0.29%) EPoS
12 1 (0.29%) Fintech
12 1 (0.29%) Life Science
12 1 (0.29%) NHS
12 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.47%) Windows
2 17 (4.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.15%) Unix
5 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.29%) Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (100.00%) Migration
2 87 (25.00%) ETL
3 62 (17.82%) Data Modelling
4 57 (16.38%) Data Mapping
5 53 (15.23%) Data Management
6 42 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (11.21%) ERP
8 37 (10.63%) Project Management
9 36 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
9 36 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 34 (9.77%) Data Architecture
11 31 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (7.76%) Data Analysis
14 25 (7.18%) Data Integration
14 25 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (6.61%) Analytics
16 21 (6.03%) Data Extraction
17 20 (5.75%) Reference Data Management
18 19 (5.46%) Data Conversion
Programming Languages
1 136 (39.08%) SQL
2 41 (11.78%) T-SQL
3 33 (9.48%) PL/SQL
4 28 (8.05%) C#
4 28 (8.05%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.17%) VB
6 17 (4.89%) VBA
7 13 (3.74%) Java
8 8 (2.30%) ABAP
8 8 (2.30%) Python
9 5 (1.44%) Apex Code
10 4 (1.15%) R
11 3 (0.86%) F#
11 3 (0.86%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.86%) VBScript
12 1 (0.29%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.29%) Scala
12 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 42 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 38 (10.92%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.60%) Degree
4 4 (1.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.57%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.57%) ISEB
6 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) AAT
7 1 (0.29%) CCAB
7 1 (0.29%) CIMA
7 1 (0.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (17.82%) Data Quality
2 15 (4.31%) GDPR
3 4 (1.15%) QA
4 2 (0.57%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.57%) HL7
5 1 (0.29%) IFRS
5 1 (0.29%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (6.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.44%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.15%) HDFS
4 3 (0.86%) vSphere
5 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (2.30%) SCCM
2 6 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.86%) SCOM
3 3 (0.86%) WSUS
4 2 (0.57%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.57%) Puppet
5 1 (0.29%) Terraform
5 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 86 (24.71%) Oracle
2 76 (21.84%) SAP
3 44 (12.64%) Microsoft
4 31 (8.91%) Workday
5 14 (4.02%) Talend
6 12 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.87%) VMware
8 8 (2.30%) Informatica
9 6 (1.72%) Ariba
10 5 (1.44%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.44%) Sage
10 5 (1.44%) Tableau
11 4 (1.15%) HP
12 3 (0.86%) Baan
12 3 (0.86%) BMC
12 3 (0.86%) Databricks
12 3 (0.86%) Planview
12 3 (0.86%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.86%) Varonis
13 2 (0.57%) Cloudera