The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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.

Migration
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 21 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Migration 529 645 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.82% 7.17% 7.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.22% 8.74% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 411 387
Median daily rate £425 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £530 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £18.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +14.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £11.55 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.93 £72.60 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -29.26% +24.24%  

Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6434 7379 7520
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.97% 82.05% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3763 4510 4350
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 273 254
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +28.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the South East

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 Migration in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in the South East

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in the South East

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 Migration in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in the South East

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in the South East

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 Migration within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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 -3 103 £375 -11.76% 8
Berkshire -14 96 £463 +8.82% 9
Surrey +7 88 £450 +12.50% 11
Buckinghamshire -4 75 £375 -6.25% 9
Oxfordshire -3 66 £525 +50.00% 5
West Sussex +38 54 £388 -8.82% 2
Kent +10 28 £350 -11.11% 1
East Sussex +4 13 £345 -23.33% 2
Middlesex -1 4 £425 +3.34% 2
Sussex - 2 £450 -
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Migration.

1 251 (23.50%) Data Migration
2 234 (21.91%) Windows
3 173 (16.20%) Microsoft
4 161 (15.07%) SQL
5 154 (14.42%) Linux
6 139 (13.01%) Security Cleared
7 131 (12.27%) Office 365
8 125 (11.70%) Data Centre
9 123 (11.52%) SQL Server
10 118 (11.05%) SAP
11 117 (10.96%) Active Directory
12 116 (10.86%) Finance
12 116 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
13 115 (10.77%) Oracle
14 111 (10.39%) Project Management
14 111 (10.39%) VMware
15 110 (10.30%) Microsoft Azure
16 103 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
17 90 (8.43%) SC Cleared
17 90 (8.43%) PRINCE2
18 84 (7.87%) SharePoint
19 76 (7.12%) Cisco
20 74 (6.93%) ETL
21 72 (6.74%) ITIL
22 70 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
23 64 (5.99%) .NET
24 62 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
25 60 (5.62%) Telecoms
26 59 (5.52%) HP
27 58 (5.43%) Unix

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 84 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 31 (2.90%) JBoss
4 29 (2.72%) WebSphere
5 28 (2.62%) Skype for Business
6 27 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 27 (2.53%) WebSphere Process Server
7 23 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (2.15%) OpenStack
8 15 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.22%) IIS
11 12 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (1.03%) Documentum
13 10 (0.94%) CMS
14 9 (0.84%) Apache
14 9 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
16 7 (0.66%) SAS
17 6 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 49 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.094%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.75%) Workday HCM
5 6 (0.56%) Maximo
5 6 (0.56%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.56%) SAP FI
5 6 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.47%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.47%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.37%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle TCA
8 3 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 131 (12.27%) Office 365
2 110 (10.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (2.90%) GitHub
5 29 (2.72%) IaaS
6 24 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 22 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (2.06%) OneDrive
8 19 (1.78%) PaaS
9 18 (1.69%) SaaS
10 15 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
11 8 (0.75%) Boomi
12 5 (0.47%) Google Drive
13 4 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.37%) G Suite
13 4 (0.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 3 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.28%) Mailgun
14 3 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 2 (0.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.49%) Firewall
2 39 (3.65%) LAN
3 32 (3.00%) VPN
4 30 (2.81%) Skype
4 30 (2.81%) WAN
5 27 (2.53%) SAN
6 25 (2.34%) Internet
7 23 (2.15%) OSPF
8 21 (1.97%) TCP/IP
9 20 (1.87%) BGP
9 20 (1.87%) MPLS
10 15 (1.40%) LDAP
10 15 (1.40%) VoIP
11 14 (1.31%) DNS
12 12 (1.12%) Intranet
12 12 (1.12%) PuTTY
12 12 (1.12%) VLAN
12 12 (1.12%) WinSCP
13 10 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (0.94%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 70 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (3.56%) Oracle Database
5 27 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (2.34%) Relational Database
7 24 (2.25%) MySQL
8 23 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (1.78%) DB2
9 19 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (1.50%) SAP HANA
11 15 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (1.03%) Big Data
14 11 (1.03%) Oracle OWB
14 11 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 48 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (3.75%) Jenkins
3 30 (2.81%) Cucumber
4 28 (2.62%) Maven
4 28 (2.62%) Mockito
5 27 (2.53%) JUnit
6 22 (2.06%) JIRA
7 18 (1.69%) Git (software)
8 15 (1.40%) HP UFT
8 15 (1.40%) MSI
8 15 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
10 11 (1.03%) Selenium
10 11 (1.03%) Toad
11 10 (0.94%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.84%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
14 5 (0.47%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.37%) AdminStudio
16 3 (0.28%) ERwin
General
1 116 (10.86%) Finance
2 60 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 28 (2.62%) Banking
4 27 (2.53%) Marketing
5 15 (1.40%) Billing
5 15 (1.40%) Publishing
6 12 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.12%) Retail
7 10 (0.94%) Legal
8 6 (0.56%) Advertising
8 6 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.47%) Back Office
10 4 (0.37%) Law
11 3 (0.28%) Electronics
12 2 (0.19%) Automotive
12 2 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.094%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.094%) Games
13 1 (0.094%) Local Government
13 1 (0.094%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 152 (14.23%) Project Manager
2 123 (11.52%) Consultant
3 119 (11.14%) Analyst
3 119 (11.14%) Architect
4 106 (9.93%) Developer
5 56 (5.24%) Migration Manager
6 48 (4.49%) SQL Developer
7 45 (4.21%) Migration Engineer
8 44 (4.12%) Support Engineer
9 42 (3.93%) DBA
9 42 (3.93%) Migration Project Manager
10 41 (3.84%) Business Analyst
11 30 (2.81%) Desktop Support
12 28 (2.62%) Migration Consultant
13 25 (2.34%) Administrator
13 25 (2.34%) Data Migration Manager
14 24 (2.25%) Data Analyst
14 24 (2.25%) Migration Analyst
14 24 (2.25%) Network Engineer
15 23 (2.15%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (5.99%) .NET
2 58 (5.43%) Web Services
3 35 (3.28%) Spring
4 27 (2.53%) Java EE
5 26 (2.43%) CSS
6 24 (2.25%) HTML
6 24 (2.25%) XML
7 19 (1.78%) Entity Framework
8 17 (1.59%) .NET Framework
8 17 (1.59%) Middleware
9 14 (1.31%) REST
10 12 (1.12%) jQuery
11 11 (1.03%) SOAP
12 8 (0.75%) ASP.NET
12 8 (0.75%) J2EE
13 6 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (0.56%) JSON
13 6 (0.56%) RESTful
13 6 (0.56%) SAP Basis
13 6 (0.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 125 (11.70%) Data Centre
2 58 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 34 (3.18%) Algorithms
5 25 (2.34%) PMI
6 23 (2.15%) Private Cloud
7 21 (1.97%) Clustering
8 19 (1.78%) Public Cloud
9 18 (1.69%) Mainframe
10 17 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 15 (1.40%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.31%) Driving Licence
13 13 (1.22%) Replication
14 11 (1.03%) Computer Science
15 7 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (0.66%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
16 6 (0.56%) Fat Client
16 6 (0.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 234 (21.91%) Windows
2 154 (14.42%) Linux
3 58 (5.43%) Unix
4 57 (5.34%) Windows 10
5 47 (4.40%) Windows Server
6 39 (3.65%) Windows 7
7 34 (3.18%) AIX
8 33 (3.09%) Solaris
9 28 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (1.50%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.75%) HPUX
15 6 (0.56%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.56%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.28%) CentOS
16 3 (0.28%) VMS
17 2 (0.19%) MVS
17 2 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (23.50%) Data Migration
2 116 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (10.39%) Project Management
4 90 (8.43%) PRINCE2
5 74 (6.93%) ETL
6 72 (6.74%) ITIL
7 62 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 58 (5.43%) DevOps
9 50 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (4.31%) Data Management
11 45 (4.21%) Scrum
12 44 (4.12%) Change Management
12 44 (4.12%) ERP
13 43 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (3.93%) Business Analysis
15 39 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 39 (3.65%) Validation
16 37 (3.46%) Data Modelling
17 36 (3.37%) TDD
18 35 (3.28%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 161 (15.07%) SQL
2 51 (4.78%) Java
3 41 (3.84%) PowerShell
4 28 (2.62%) C#
4 28 (2.62%) JavaScript
5 20 (1.87%) T-SQL
6 18 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 13 (1.22%) F#
8 11 (1.03%) PHP
9 10 (0.94%) VB
10 6 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.47%) Apex Code
11 5 (0.47%) C
11 5 (0.47%) Python
12 4 (0.37%) ABAP
12 4 (0.37%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.37%) VBScript
13 3 (0.28%) Perl
13 3 (0.28%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 139 (13.01%) Security Cleared
2 90 (8.43%) SC Cleared
3 40 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (3.65%) Degree
5 38 (3.56%) PMI Certification
6 37 (3.46%) PMP
7 28 (2.62%) CCNP
8 24 (2.25%) CCNA
9 21 (1.97%) ISEB
10 20 (1.87%) DV Cleared
11 18 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (1.12%) MCSE
12 12 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
13 11 (1.03%) CCIE
14 10 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (0.84%) ISTQB
16 8 (0.75%) JNCIS
17 7 (0.66%) CCIP
17 7 (0.66%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.28%) QA
2 32 (3.00%) PMO
3 28 (2.62%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.40%) SLA
5 6 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.37%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.28%) COBIT
7 3 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.28%) GDPR
7 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.19%) GMP
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.094%) Solvency II
System Software
1 117 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 33 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (1.50%) vSphere
5 14 (1.31%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.66%) BitLocker
9 6 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 6 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.47%) NFS
10 5 (0.47%) Veritas File System
10 5 (0.47%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.37%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.19%) XenApp
14 1 (0.094%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 41 (3.84%) SCCM
2 11 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (0.75%) Puppet
3 8 (0.75%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.75%) WSUS
4 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (0.66%) vRealize
5 6 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.47%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (0.47%) FortiGate
6 5 (0.47%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 173 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 118 (11.05%) SAP
3 115 (10.77%) Oracle
4 111 (10.39%) VMware
5 76 (7.12%) Cisco
6 59 (5.52%) HP
7 47 (4.40%) Citrix
8 42 (3.93%) IBM
9 26 (2.43%) Informatica
10 25 (2.34%) Juniper
11 22 (2.06%) Red Hat
12 18 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (1.59%) Google
14 15 (1.40%) Brocade
14 15 (1.40%) Workday
15 13 (1.22%) NetApp
15 13 (1.22%) Sun
16 12 (1.12%) EMC
16 12 (1.12%) Remedy
16 12 (1.12%) ServiceNow
Gibraltar, Buckinghamshire
Logikk Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £440 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £392.81 - £441.89 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £475.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: From £475 to £495 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-Net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago