Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 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
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 12 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18 -8
Contract jobs citing Migration 78 77 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.14% 10.17% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.85% 11.51% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 25
Cardiff median daily rate £450 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.33% +7.64%
10th Percentile £246 £227 £331
90th Percentile £775 £490 £514
South Wales median daily rate £475 £400 £424
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.60% +8.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £26.11 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.17% +14.75% -
10th Percentile £13.87 £16.25 £14.13
90th Percentile £33.51 £18.75 £30.28
South Wales median hourly rate £26.11 £28.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year -7.59% +85.25% +42.19%

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 719 669 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 84.29% 88.38% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 460 452
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -1.94% +10.71%
10th Percentile £281 £190 £175
90th Percentile £648 £488 £538
South Wales median daily rate £425 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -18.60% +65.38%
10th Percentile £15.05 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £44.70 £24.32 £40.00
South Wales median hourly rate £23.49 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -6.04% -28.57% +100.00%

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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (28.21%) Scrum
5 20 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (24.36%) Project Management
7 17 (21.79%) Windows
8 16 (20.51%) Microservices
9 15 (19.23%) Kanban
10 14 (17.95%) Open Source
10 14 (17.95%) DevOps
11 13 (16.67%) Data Transformation
11 13 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 13 (16.67%) SQL
12 12 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (15.38%) Cloud Native
13 11 (14.10%) AWS Certification
13 11 (14.10%) Security Architecture
13 11 (14.10%) .NET
13 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
15 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (11.54%) Re-Platforming
15 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
16 8 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
16 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
16 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
16 8 (10.26%) Linux
16 8 (10.26%) NHS
17 7 (8.97%) CRM

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 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (6.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (6.41%) Office 365
5 3 (3.85%) Yammer
6 2 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (2.56%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.56%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) Skype
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (5.13%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 6 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Architect
3 11 (14.10%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (10.26%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.97%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) CRM Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) MuleSoft Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.85%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
2 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.41%) CSS
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
2 5 (6.41%) Web Services
3 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.85%) Flash
3 3 (3.85%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) REST
4 2 (2.56%) SOAP
4 2 (2.56%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.28%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Cloud Native
2 8 (10.26%) NHS
3 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.41%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.13%) e-Health
5 4 (5.13%) LIMS
5 4 (5.13%) PACS
6 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) Windows
2 8 (10.26%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.28%) Unix
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) Scrum
3 19 (24.36%) Project Management
4 16 (20.51%) Microservices
5 15 (19.23%) Kanban
6 14 (17.95%) DevOps
6 14 (17.95%) Open Source
7 13 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 13 (16.67%) Data Transformation
8 12 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (14.10%) Security Architecture
10 9 (11.54%) Re-Platforming
11 8 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (8.97%) CRM
12 7 (8.97%) Line Management
12 7 (8.97%) SDLC
12 7 (8.97%) Software Testing
13 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (7.69%) Health Informatics
13 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 6 (7.69%) C#
3 6 (7.69%) Python
4 5 (6.41%) Ruby
5 2 (2.56%) ABAP
5 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) AWS Certification
2 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.28%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.28%) PMP
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) HL7
2 3 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Ansible
1 6 (7.69%) Terraform
2 3 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.28%) Mesos
Vendors
1 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Google
3 4 (5.13%) MuleSoft
3 4 (5.13%) OutSystems
4 3 (3.85%) IBM
4 3 (3.85%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) Citrix
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Apple
6 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.28%) CA
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco