The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 26 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing Migration 40 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.78% 4.88% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% 7.35% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 20
Average daily rate
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£475 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £157 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.88 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -16.86%
Migration
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 422 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.99% 66.46% 68.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 220 353
Average daily rate £405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 34
Average hourly rate £33.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £37.25 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the Hertfordshire region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +9 12 £425 +6.25%
Hemel Hempstead +5 5 £250 - 1
Stevenage -1 2 - -
Royston - 2 £575 -
Hertford - 2 £525 -
Hitchin - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Migration also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Migration.

1 27 (38.57%) Windows
2 15 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 14 (20.00%) Finance
3 14 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 13 (18.57%) Oracle
5 11 (15.71%) Cisco
5 11 (15.71%) HP
6 10 (14.29%) Project Management
7 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (12.86%) Change Management
7 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (8.57%) VMware
10 6 (8.57%) Citrix
10 6 (8.57%) SAP
10 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
10 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (8.57%) Retail
10 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (7.14%) MCITP
11 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
11 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Migration also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) Apache
3 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.86%) SAS
4 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.86%) lighttpd
4 2 (2.86%) Liferay
4 2 (2.86%) Lync
4 2 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.43%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.43%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) SMS
2 3 (4.29%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (4.29%) VRRP
3 2 (2.86%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (1.43%) VoIP
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.86%) DTS
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.86%) JasperReports
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.43%) WhereScape RED
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Subversion
1 3 (4.29%) Selenium
1 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) French Language
4 1 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 11 (15.71%) Consultant
3 7 (10.00%) Developer
4 6 (8.57%) DBA
5 5 (7.14%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.71%) SAP Manager
6 4 (5.71%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Data Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Active Directory Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.86%) XML Schema
2 2 (2.86%) DHTML
2 2 (2.86%) HTML
2 2 (2.86%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) J2EE
2 2 (2.86%) XML
2 2 (2.86%) CSS
2 2 (2.86%) JSP
2 2 (2.86%) Struts
2 2 (2.86%) Struts2
2 2 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (2.86%) Spring
2 2 (2.86%) JSF
3 1 (1.43%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) IVR
2 3 (4.29%) NHS
3 2 (2.86%) GIS
3 2 (2.86%) Replication
3 2 (2.86%) PMI
3 2 (2.86%) Open Source
3 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (1.43%) iSeries
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.14%) UNIX
4 4 (5.71%) Linux
5 1 (1.43%) i5/OS
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
5 1 (1.43%) Solaris
5 1 (1.43%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 14 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 10 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (12.86%) Change Management
5 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.71%) Scrum
7 4 (5.71%) Workflow
7 4 (5.71%) ERP
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL
7 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.71%) Coaching
8 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) QMS
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.29%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.14%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.29%) Perl
6 2 (2.86%) C#
6 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) MCITP
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.86%) CCIE
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.86%) MCDBA
2 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.43%) CCNP
3 1 (1.43%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.29%) Xen
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.43%) vSphere
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.29%) Puppet
2 3 (4.29%) OpenView
2 3 (4.29%) Nagios
3 2 (2.86%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) Cisco
2 11 (15.71%) HP
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.57%) VMware
4 6 (8.57%) Citrix
4 6 (8.57%) SAP
5 5 (7.14%) Veeam
6 3 (4.29%) Dell
6 3 (4.29%) Teradata
6 3 (4.29%) NetApp
7 2 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.86%) Brocade
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) EMC
8 1 (1.43%) Adobe
8 1 (1.43%) Sage
8 1 (1.43%) Mercator