Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 9 17
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 +14
Contract jobs citing Migration 65 74 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 7.31% 11.88% 8.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.28% 13.86% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 39
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £351 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.08% -6.40% +1.01%
10th Percentile £313 £206 £203
90th Percentile £625 £438 £506
South Wales median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.29% +14.75% -41.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.98 £14.13
90th Percentile £15.42 £22.15 £16.38
South Wales median hourly rate £11.78 £17.50 £11.81
% change year-on-year -32.69% +48.15% -25.00%

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 785 534 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.30% 85.71% 85.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 367 379
Cardiff median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £163 £187
90th Percentile £586 £488 £525
South Wales median daily rate £418 £381 £400
% change year-on-year +9.51% -4.69% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 18
Cardiff median hourly rate £12.88 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.47% +16.13% -2.36%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.25 £31.00 £35.98
South Wales median hourly rate £16.57 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -10.46% -1.33% +17.19%

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 11 December 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

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Cardiff over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
3 15 (23.08%) Analytics
4 14 (21.54%) Scrum
4 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
5 13 (20.00%) Project Management
6 12 (18.46%) SQL
6 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
8 10 (15.38%) .NET
8 10 (15.38%) Windows
9 9 (13.85%) CRM
9 9 (13.85%) Time Management
9 9 (13.85%) Data Migration
9 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (12.31%) Windows 10
10 8 (12.31%) Cucumber
10 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
10 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (12.31%) Windows XP
10 8 (12.31%) Apple
11 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
12 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
13 5 (7.69%) HTML
13 5 (7.69%) CSS
13 5 (7.69%) NHS
13 5 (7.69%) Publishing
13 5 (7.69%) API Testing
13 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.69%) Line Management

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 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
2 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.62%) npm
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (4.62%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.54%) DB2
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Cucumber
1 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (7.69%) Publishing
2 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Developer
2 8 (12.31%) Deployment Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) CRM Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) MuleSoft Developer
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Programme Office Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (3.08%) SAP Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) CSS
2 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) Nightwatchjs
4 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.62%) Ajax
4 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
4 3 (4.62%) HTML5
4 3 (4.62%) jQuery
4 3 (4.62%) Node.js
5 2 (3.08%) Flash
5 2 (3.08%) REST
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
5 2 (3.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) XML
6 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.54%) LDAP
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.54%) Spring
6 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) NHS
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) e-Health
3 3 (4.62%) LIMS
3 3 (4.62%) PACS
4 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.08%) Media Streaming
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Interactive TV
5 1 (1.54%) New Media
5 1 (1.54%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows 10
2 8 (12.31%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) Analytics
3 14 (21.54%) Scrum
4 13 (20.00%) Project Management
5 9 (13.85%) CRM
5 9 (13.85%) Data Migration
5 9 (13.85%) Time Management
6 5 (7.69%) API Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Line Management
6 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Business Transformation
7 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.15%) Digital Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) Health Informatics
7 4 (6.15%) Informatics
7 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
7 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.62%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.15%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) ES6
5 2 (3.08%) ABAP
6 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.54%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) Java 8
6 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.54%) PMP
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) HL7
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.54%) Mesos
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Apple
3 4 (6.15%) MuleSoft
3 4 (6.15%) OutSystems
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle