Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 138 137
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 332 299 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.13% 1.78% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.10% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 186 170
South East median daily rate £455 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £212
90th Percentile £622 £625 £565
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 14
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +129.33% +7.14% +14.75%
10th Percentile £15.53 £17.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.10 £30.50 £22.78
England median hourly rate £15.18 £18.70 £15.25
% change year-on-year -18.82% +22.62% -

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 13,568 14,256 13,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.13% 85.08% 83.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,207 8,399 7,582
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £281 £260
90th Percentile £604 £588 £563
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 444 523
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £21.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% -15.41%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.53 £11.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £50.25
England median hourly rate £24.91 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.72% -10.00% +8.70%

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 18 April 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
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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 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 +46 172 £475 - 13
Berkshire -1 98 £450 - 4
Surrey +28 77 £450 -5.26% 2
Buckinghamshire +75 58 £575 +17.95% 7
Hampshire -29 47 £450 - 5
Oxfordshire +24 16 £500 -9.09% 2
West Sussex -10 13 £433 +1.76%
East Sussex -11 7 £463 -7.50%
Kent +10 4 £425 +13.33%
Middlesex +10 3 £381 -
Data Migration
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 332 (100.00%) Migration
2 119 (35.84%) SQL
3 88 (26.51%) Oracle
4 87 (26.20%) Finance
5 59 (17.77%) SQL Server
5 59 (17.77%) ETL
6 55 (16.57%) Security Cleared
7 45 (13.55%) Data Modelling
8 43 (12.95%) Microsoft
8 43 (12.95%) Windows
9 41 (12.35%) ERP
10 40 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 39 (11.75%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (11.75%) SAP
12 37 (11.14%) Data Mapping
13 34 (10.24%) PL/SQL
13 34 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
14 32 (9.64%) SC Cleared
14 32 (9.64%) Data Quality
15 31 (9.34%) Data Cleansing
16 30 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 29 (8.73%) Project Management
17 29 (8.73%) Data Management
18 27 (8.13%) C#
19 26 (7.83%) DV Cleared
19 26 (7.83%) Windows Server
19 26 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
20 23 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (6.93%) Performance Tuning

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 18 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.90%) LiveLink
2 3 (0.90%) SAS
2 3 (0.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.60%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.60%) CMS
3 2 (0.60%) Confluence
4 1 (0.30%) Apache
4 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (5.72%) SAP S/4HANA
2 18 (5.42%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (3.61%) SAP MDG
4 11 (3.31%) NetSuite
4 11 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (2.41%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (2.11%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (1.81%) CSG Singleview
7 6 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (1.81%) SAP HR
7 6 (1.81%) Workday HCM
8 5 (1.51%) SAP MM
9 4 (1.20%) Maximo
9 4 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (1.20%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (0.90%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.92%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.81%) Office 365
3 6 (1.81%) SaaS
4 2 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (0.60%) IaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Boomi
5 1 (0.30%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.30%) FinancialForce
5 1 (0.30%) G Suite
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.71%) LAN
2 8 (2.41%) DNS
3 3 (0.90%) DHCP
3 3 (0.90%) WAN
4 2 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.30%) SAN
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (17.77%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.75%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.71%) Big Data
8 9 (2.71%) Data Lake
8 9 (2.71%) Power BI
9 8 (2.41%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.41%) Star Schema
10 7 (2.11%) MS Access
11 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (3.01%) LSMW
2 8 (2.41%) JIRA
2 8 (2.41%) Toad
3 6 (1.81%) Subversion
4 4 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.20%) Selenium
4 4 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.60%) ERwin
5 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.30%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.30%) JMeter
6 1 (0.30%) MorphX
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.30%) QARun
6 1 (0.30%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.30%) WinRunner
General
1 87 (26.20%) Finance
2 9 (2.71%) Banking
2 9 (2.71%) Billing
3 7 (2.11%) Advertising
4 4 (1.20%) Retail
5 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.60%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) Legal
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Marketing
7 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (19.58%) Analyst
2 49 (14.76%) Developer
3 41 (12.35%) Data Analyst
4 39 (11.75%) Consultant
5 37 (11.14%) Project Manager
6 32 (9.64%) Architect
7 24 (7.23%) Migration Analyst
8 22 (6.63%) Data Consultant
8 22 (6.63%) Data Migration Analyst
9 21 (6.33%) Migration Manager
10 19 (5.72%) SQL Developer
11 18 (5.42%) Data Migration Manager
12 16 (4.82%) Migration Consultant
13 15 (4.52%) .NET Developer
13 15 (4.52%) Data Migration Consultant
13 15 (4.52%) DBA
13 15 (4.52%) SAP Consultant
14 13 (3.92%) Data Architect
14 13 (3.92%) Data Migration Lead
14 13 (3.92%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.33%) .NET
2 18 (5.42%) XML
3 14 (4.22%) JSON
4 11 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (3.01%) Middleware
6 9 (2.71%) WCF
7 8 (2.41%) WinForms
8 6 (1.81%) EDI
9 5 (1.51%) .NET Core
10 4 (1.20%) LDAP
10 4 (1.20%) Velocity
10 4 (1.20%) Web Services
10 4 (1.20%) WSDL
11 3 (0.90%) J2EE
11 3 (0.90%) JMS
11 3 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (0.90%) REST
12 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.60%) RESTful
12 2 (0.60%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.12%) Reference Data
3 15 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.01%) Clustering
5 9 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.41%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.20%) User Experience
9 3 (0.90%) e-Health
9 3 (0.90%) LIMS
9 3 (0.90%) PACS
9 3 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.60%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.60%) NHS
11 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.30%) EPoS
11 1 (0.30%) Life Science
11 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.95%) Windows
2 26 (7.83%) Windows Server
3 12 (3.61%) Linux
4 9 (2.71%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.11%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.51%) Unix
8 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (100.00%) Migration
2 59 (17.77%) ETL
3 45 (13.55%) Data Modelling
4 41 (12.35%) ERP
5 37 (11.14%) Data Mapping
6 34 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (9.34%) Data Cleansing
8 29 (8.73%) Data Management
8 29 (8.73%) Project Management
9 26 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (6.93%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (6.02%) Data Analysis
13 19 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (5.72%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (5.42%) SDLC
14 18 (5.42%) Unit Testing
14 18 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (5.12%) Validation
16 16 (4.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 119 (35.84%) SQL
2 34 (10.24%) PL/SQL
3 27 (8.13%) C#
4 18 (5.42%) T-SQL
5 13 (3.92%) Java
6 12 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.41%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.11%) VB
9 6 (1.81%) VBA
9 6 (1.81%) X++
10 5 (1.51%) ABAP
10 5 (1.51%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.30%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.30%) C
11 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (16.57%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.64%) SC Cleared
3 26 (7.83%) DV Cleared
4 11 (3.31%) Degree
5 7 (2.11%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.51%) ISEB
8 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.90%) PMP
10 2 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.30%) CCAB
11 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.30%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.64%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.31%) GDPR
3 7 (2.11%) QA
4 3 (0.90%) HL7
5 2 (0.60%) PMO
6 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (1.20%) vSphere
4 3 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) Docker
5 1 (0.30%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.30%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 11 (3.31%) SCCM
2 8 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (1.51%) Ansible
4 4 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.20%) vMotion
5 3 (0.90%) Amdocs OSS
5 3 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.90%) SCOM
5 3 (0.90%) WSUS
6 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.30%) Puppet
6 1 (0.30%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.30%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.30%) SnapVault
6 1 (0.30%) Terraform
6 1 (0.30%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 88 (26.51%) Oracle
2 43 (12.95%) Microsoft
3 39 (11.75%) SAP
4 16 (4.82%) VMware
5 14 (4.22%) Workday
6 12 (3.61%) Talend
7 9 (2.71%) IBM
8 8 (2.41%) JD Edwards
9 7 (2.11%) Ariba
10 6 (1.81%) 3PAR
10 6 (1.81%) Informatica
10 6 (1.81%) Tableau
11 5 (1.51%) Baan
12 4 (1.20%) BMC
12 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.90%) Sage
13 3 (0.90%) Telerik
13 3 (0.90%) Teradata