Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 9 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 81 62 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.88% 9.48% 9.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.19% 10.75% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 49
Cardiff median daily rate £405 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% +12.00% -8.76%
10th Percentile £304 £203 £200
90th Percentile £545 £519 £475
South Wales median daily rate £410 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +17.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.50 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.59% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £12.33 £14.13 £10.88
% change year-on-year -12.74% +29.89% -28.69%

Migration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 724 577 535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.29% 88.23% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 446 401
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £186 £213
90th Percentile £538 £528 £500
South Wales median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.00 £16.28 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.15% +25.23% -14.05%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £30.00 £39.90 £20.48
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year -38.00% +27.39% +35.34%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Cardiff

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Cardiff

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Cardiff

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Migration.

1 37 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.80%) Windows
4 23 (28.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
6 18 (22.22%) Data Migration
7 13 (16.05%) SQL
8 12 (14.81%) Scrum
8 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 12 (14.81%) DevOps
9 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
9 10 (12.35%) Windows Server
10 9 (11.11%) SDLC
10 9 (11.11%) Citrix
10 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (11.11%) High Availability
11 8 (9.88%) Microservices
11 8 (9.88%) Finance
11 8 (9.88%) .NET
11 8 (9.88%) MySQL
11 8 (9.88%) CRM
11 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (9.88%) Windows 10
12 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
12 7 (8.64%) C#
12 7 (8.64%) HTML
12 7 (8.64%) VMware
12 7 (8.64%) Continuous Delivery

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) Moodle
3 3 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.94%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.70%) Office 365
5 2 (2.47%) IaaS
5 2 (2.47%) PaaS
6 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.23%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Skype
2 2 (2.47%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.23%) IPsec
3 1 (1.23%) SMS
3 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.88%) MySQL
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
2 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.23%) Hudson
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Banking
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
2 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Electronics
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (12.35%) Architect
1 10 (12.35%) Developer
2 9 (11.11%) Analyst
3 8 (9.88%) DBA
3 8 (9.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (9.88%) SQL DBA
4 6 (7.41%) Administrator
4 6 (7.41%) CRM Developer
4 6 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (4.94%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) HPUX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) .NET
2 7 (8.64%) HTML
3 6 (7.41%) CSS
4 4 (4.94%) HTML5
4 4 (4.94%) Web Services
5 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.70%) Ajax
5 3 (3.70%) Entity Framework
5 3 (3.70%) jQuery
5 3 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.23%) JSON
6 1 (1.23%) Middleware
6 1 (1.23%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) NHS
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.47%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.47%) Media Streaming
3 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.23%) Interactive TV
4 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.23%) New Media
4 1 (1.23%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.23%) Tandem
4 1 (1.23%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.80%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.88%) Windows 10
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.70%) HPUX
6 3 (3.70%) Linux
6 3 (3.70%) Unix
7 2 (2.47%) Scientific Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 12 (14.81%) DevOps
3 12 (14.81%) Scrum
4 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (11.11%) High Availability
4 9 (11.11%) SDLC
5 8 (9.88%) CRM
5 8 (9.88%) Microservices
6 7 (8.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.17%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (6.17%) ITIL
7 5 (6.17%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.17%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.17%) Secure Coding
7 5 (6.17%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.17%) Time Management
7 5 (6.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.64%) C#
4 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.17%) Java
5 5 (6.17%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) C++
6 4 (4.94%) PHP
7 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (7.41%) Degree
3 4 (4.94%) AWS Certification
3 4 (4.94%) MCITP
3 4 (4.94%) MCTS
3 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.47%) GDPR
2 2 (2.47%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) Firmware
4 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.47%) vSphere
5 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
3 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.23%) Mesos
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.23%) rkt
3 1 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) Citrix
3 7 (8.64%) VMware
4 5 (6.17%) Apple
5 4 (4.94%) HP
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle
7 2 (2.47%) Dell
7 2 (2.47%) Kofax
7 2 (2.47%) SAP
7 2 (2.47%) Teradata
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco
8 1 (1.23%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.23%) PlateSpin
8 1 (1.23%) Symantec
8 1 (1.23%) Tableau
8 1 (1.23%) Zend