Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Migration Specialist was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 Specialist
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 578 591 614
Rank change year-on-year +13 +23 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Specialist 55 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.11% 0.087% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.092% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 30
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.49% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £352 £310 £256
90th Percentile £488 £580 £552
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £27.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 49,233 49,926 57,900
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,376 30,752 34,701
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £225 £220 £225
90th Percentile £569 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,158 2,586 3,109
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.47 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.20% -2.97% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.75 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.70% +12.12%

Migration Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Migration Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Migration Specialist in the UK excluding London

Migration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Migration Specialist in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration Specialist in the UK excluding London

Migration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration Specialist in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration Specialist in the UK excluding London

Migration Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Specialist in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration Specialist in the UK excluding London

Migration Specialist
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Specialist within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
South East -17 19 £444 +26.79%
East of England -14 11 £425 -6.72%
South West +17 10 £415 -3.49%
Midlands +3 7 £375 -16.67%
West Midlands +7 6 £375 -16.67%
North of England +34 5 £425 +0.59% 1
North West +13 4 £393 -26.81%
Scotland -12 2 £425 -
East Midlands +3 1 £550 -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Migration Specialist
UK

Migration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Migration Specialist 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 UK excluding London region featuring Migration Specialist in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Migration
2 25 (45.45%) Data Migration
3 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
4 16 (29.09%) Office 365
5 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
5 13 (23.64%) Windows
6 11 (20.00%) SQL
7 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
7 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
8 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
8 8 (14.55%) Finance
8 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
9 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (12.73%) SAP
10 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
10 6 (10.91%) Windows 8
10 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (10.91%) Windows 10
11 5 (9.09%) Data Transformation
11 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
11 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
11 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (7.27%) MCSE

Migration Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.82%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (1.82%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) Office 365
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.82%) G Suite
4 1 (1.82%) Google Drive
4 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) SMS
3 1 (1.82%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) Skype
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) LSMW
1 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Local Government
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (3.64%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) JSON
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.45%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.91%) Windows 10
3 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.91%) Windows 8
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) AIX
4 2 (3.64%) Unix
5 1 (1.82%) Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Migration
2 25 (45.45%) Data Migration
3 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 5 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 4 (7.27%) Data Mapping
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
5 3 (5.45%) CRM
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (5.45%) ETL
5 3 (5.45%) Programme Governance
5 3 (5.45%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.64%) Case Management
6 2 (3.64%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.45%) Perl
4 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCSE
3 3 (5.45%) MCSA
3 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) CCA
4 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.64%) MCP
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) XenApp
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) SAP
3 3 (5.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.64%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) Callidus
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.82%) Orchard
5 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.82%) Siebel
5 1 (1.82%) Tableau
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Workday