The median contractor rate for a Migration Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 254 251
Rank change year-on-year +35 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 31 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 13
Median daily rate £300 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £345 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £453 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.94% +13.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7341 8574 8976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.49% 95.03% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4284 5129 5122
Median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 385 429
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Migration Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Migration Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Migration Engineer in the South East

Migration Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration Engineer in the South East

Migration Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration Engineer in the South East

Migration Engineer
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 Migration Engineer in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration Engineer in the South East

Migration Engineer
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 Migration Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hampshire +19 10 £338 -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £341 -
West Sussex - 6 £300 -
Surrey +4 2 £275 -40.54%
Kent +2 2 £200 -48.38%
Berkshire +15 1 £165 -45.00% 1
Oxfordshire -12 1 £350 -
Migration Engineer
England

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Migration Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Migration Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Migration
2 18 (38.30%) Windows
3 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
4 12 (25.53%) Linux
4 12 (25.53%) VMware
5 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
5 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
6 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (17.02%) Office 365
8 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
8 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
8 6 (12.77%) SAN
9 5 (10.64%) AIX
9 5 (10.64%) SAP
9 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
9 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
10 4 (8.51%) vSphere
10 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
10 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.51%) SQL
10 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
10 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (8.51%) Cisco
10 4 (8.51%) IBM
11 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.38%) OSPF
11 3 (6.38%) NetApp

Migration Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (17.02%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.38%) IaaS
4 2 (4.26%) OneDrive
4 2 (4.26%) PaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle CX
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) SAN
2 3 (6.38%) LDAP
2 3 (6.38%) OSPF
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 2 (4.26%) IPv4
3 2 (4.26%) IPv6
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) MPLS
3 2 (4.26%) Skype
4 1 (2.13%) BGP
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) Junos
4 1 (2.13%) VLAN
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (2.13%) Back Office
1 1 (2.13%) Banking
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Life Science
2 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.13%) LPAR
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.64%) AIX
5 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) Solaris
8 1 (2.13%) Unix
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.38%) Defect Management
2 3 (6.38%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (6.38%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
2 3 (6.38%) Validation
3 2 (4.26%) Change Control
3 2 (4.26%) CRM
3 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.26%) DevOps
3 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL
3 2 (4.26%) ITSM
3 2 (4.26%) Network Design
3 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.13%) ERP
4 1 (2.13%) ETL
4 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.13%) Perl
2 1 (2.13%) PHP
2 1 (2.13%) Python
2 1 (2.13%) Ruby
2 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.26%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) HP ASE
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) ISEB
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
4 3 (6.38%) BitLocker
4 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) VMware
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) SAP
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) IBM
5 3 (6.38%) NetApp
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Juniper
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.13%) BMC
7 1 (2.13%) Brocade
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Lotus
7 1 (2.13%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy
7 1 (2.13%) Snow
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec