Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Migration Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 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 Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 746 713 713
Rank change year-on-year -33 0 -68
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Consultant 143 174 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 108 95
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £306 £309 £278
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £435 £400
% change year-on-year -5.17% +8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
UK median hourly rate £48.75 £5.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +875.00% -89.47% +216.67%
10th Percentile £46.37 £5.00 £46.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £5.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £5.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +875.00% -89.47% +216.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Migration Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration Consultant in the UK

Migration Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration Consultant in the UK

Migration Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration Consultant over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration Consultant in the UK

Migration Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration Consultant in the UK

Migration Consultant
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
England +6 134 £450 +2.80% 7
UK excluding London +2 77 £413 -5.17% 7
London -1 64 £450 +0.11% 1
South East -22 29 £420 -3.17% 2
North of England +62 20 £350 -19.54% 2
Midlands +29 12 £500 - 1
North West +18 8 £346 -27.11% 1
North East +72 7 £208 -42.55%
West Midlands +40 6 £500 +53.85% 1
Yorkshire +24 5 £350 -9.68% 1
Scotland +4 5 £450 - 1
South West +10 4 £438 +8.70% 1
East Midlands +7 4 £550 +25.71%
East of England -20 4 £495 +52.31%
Wales - 2 £375 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Migration Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Migration Consultant 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 Migration Consultant in the job title.

1 143 (100.00%) Migration
2 57 (39.86%) Data Migration
3 35 (24.48%) Microsoft
4 33 (23.08%) Office 365
5 31 (21.68%) SQL
6 25 (17.48%) Active Directory
7 23 (16.08%) Windows
8 22 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
10 18 (12.59%) ETL
10 18 (12.59%) MS Exchange
10 18 (12.59%) Finance
11 15 (10.49%) ERP
11 15 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (9.79%) PowerShell
12 14 (9.79%) Data Cleansing
12 14 (9.79%) CRM
12 14 (9.79%) Oracle
13 13 (9.09%) SAP
13 13 (9.09%) Windows Server
14 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (8.39%) SQL Server
14 12 (8.39%) SharePoint
15 10 (6.99%) SCCM
16 9 (6.29%) Data Extraction
16 9 (6.29%) Email Migration
17 8 (5.59%) Dynamics CRM
17 8 (5.59%) Data Quality
17 8 (5.59%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (5.59%) Validation

Migration Consultant 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 18 (12.59%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.39%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.50%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.80%) SAS
7 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.20%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.20%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.40%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.40%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.70%) Maximo
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.70%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.70%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 33 (23.08%) Office 365
2 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.80%) IaaS
3 4 (2.80%) Mimecast
3 4 (2.80%) SaaS
4 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.10%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.10%) OneDrive
4 3 (2.10%) PaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) Skype
2 3 (2.10%) VPN
3 2 (1.40%) NAS
4 1 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.70%) Firewall
4 1 (0.70%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.70%) Network Security
4 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (4.20%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.10%) Big Data
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.10%) Power BI
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.40%) DBAmp
5 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.70%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.80%) LSMW
1 4 (2.80%) MSI
1 4 (2.80%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.10%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.70%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (12.59%) Finance
2 6 (4.20%) Banking
3 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.80%) Retail
3 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.40%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) BAPI
2 3 (2.10%) JSON
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.40%) Velocity
3 2 (1.40%) Web Services
3 2 (1.40%) XML
4 1 (0.70%) Flash
4 1 (0.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.10%) Fintech
3 3 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.10%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.40%) FMCG
4 2 (1.40%) PKI
5 1 (0.70%) CESG
5 1 (0.70%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.08%) Windows
2 13 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.90%) Linux
3 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.50%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.10%) Unix
7 2 (1.40%) AIX
7 2 (1.40%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (100.00%) Migration
2 57 (39.86%) Data Migration
3 18 (12.59%) ETL
4 15 (10.49%) ERP
5 14 (9.79%) CRM
5 14 (9.79%) Data Cleansing
6 9 (6.29%) Data Extraction
6 9 (6.29%) Email Migration
7 8 (5.59%) Validation
8 7 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.90%) Data Analysis
8 7 (4.90%) Data Mapping
9 6 (4.20%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.50%) Change Management
10 5 (3.50%) Data Management
10 5 (3.50%) Logistics
11 4 (2.80%) Cutover Planning
11 4 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.68%) SQL
2 14 (9.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.10%) Apex Code
3 3 (2.10%) C
3 3 (2.10%) COBOL
3 3 (2.10%) Java
4 2 (1.40%) Scala
4 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.40%) VBA
5 1 (0.70%) C#
5 1 (0.70%) C++
5 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.80%) MCSE
5 3 (2.10%) MCITP
5 3 (2.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.40%) Degree
7 1 (0.70%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.70%) CLAS
7 1 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.70%) EMIR
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) MiFID
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 25 (17.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) SCCM
2 4 (2.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.40%) Puppet
4 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (24.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.79%) Oracle
3 13 (9.09%) SAP
4 8 (5.59%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.20%) IBM
6 5 (3.50%) Yardi
7 4 (2.80%) NetApp
7 4 (2.80%) Symantec
7 4 (2.80%) VMware
8 3 (2.10%) EMC
8 3 (2.10%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.10%) Talend
9 2 (1.40%) HP
9 2 (1.40%) Sage
9 2 (1.40%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.40%) Tableau
9 2 (1.40%) Vertica
9 2 (1.40%) Workday
10 1 (0.70%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.70%) Red Hat