The median contractor rate for a Data Migration Specialist was £519 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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.

Data Migration Specialist
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 626 634
Rank change year-on-year +34 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Migration Specialist 18 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.046% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.049% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 8
Median daily rate £519 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.68% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £350 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £446 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Data Migration Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration Specialist in the UK

Data Migration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration Specialist in the UK

Data Migration Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration Specialist over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration Specialist in the UK

Data Migration Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration Specialist in the UK

Data Migration Specialist
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +30 18 £519 +29.68% 1
UK excluding London +32 10 £450 +12.50% 1
London +12 10 £625 +51.51%
Midlands +17 6 £444 +26.60%
South West -1 2 £525 +40.00%
North of England +58 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 £263 -

Data Migration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Data 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 featuring Data Migration Specialist in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Migration
2 21 (77.78%) Data Migration
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Unix
5 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (22.22%) Python
6 6 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
7 5 (18.52%) Confluence
7 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
7 5 (18.52%) Change Management
7 5 (18.52%) Firewall
7 5 (18.52%) JIRA
7 5 (18.52%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (14.81%) Data Mapping
8 4 (14.81%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (14.81%) ETL

Data Migration Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (18.52%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Maximo
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Digital TV
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Migration
2 21 (77.78%) Data Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (18.52%) Change Management
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (14.81%) Data Mapping
6 4 (14.81%) ETL
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Data Strategy
8 2 (7.41%) ERP
9 1 (3.70%) Cash Management
9 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
9 1 (3.70%) Data Transformation
9 1 (3.70%) Network Management
9 1 (3.70%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
3 6 (22.22%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
4 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Murex
3 1 (3.70%) OpenText
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Yardi
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 per day
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