Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2 +16
Contract jobs citing Migration 50 77 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.15% 12.98% 11.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.89% 15.16% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 53
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -4.41%
10th Percentile £351 £209 £201
90th Percentile £581 £438 £505
South Wales median daily rate £431 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +23.21% +7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.50 £14.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.30% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £12.06 £13.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -7.27% +18.18% -17.60%

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 726 508 491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 89.30% 85.67% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 371 380
Cardiff median daily rate £405 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.72% -0.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £175 £200
90th Percentile £560 £501 £525
South Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 17
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.78 £16.93 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.42% +30.23% -12.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £24.60 £39.50 £26.60
South Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £23.07 £18.00
% change year-on-year -34.98% +28.17% +29.96%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.00%) Scrum
3 13 (26.00%) Analytics
4 11 (22.00%) Data Migration
4 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.00%) .NET
6 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (16.00%) Windows
6 8 (16.00%) CRM
6 8 (16.00%) Time Management
6 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (14.00%) Windows 10
7 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (14.00%) Apple
7 7 (14.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (10.00%) API Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (10.00%) HTML
9 5 (10.00%) Project Management
9 5 (10.00%) Publishing
9 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis

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 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) npm
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) CRM Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Programme Office Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Migration Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) HTML5
3 4 (8.00%) Nightwatchjs
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.00%) Ajax
4 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
4 3 (6.00%) Node.js
5 2 (4.00%) SOAP
5 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 2 (4.00%) XML
6 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.00%) LDAP
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.00%) Spring
6 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Media Streaming
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) e-Health
3 1 (2.00%) Interactive TV
3 1 (2.00%) LIMS
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) New Media
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (2.00%) PACS
3 1 (2.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Analytics
2 13 (26.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) Data Migration
4 8 (16.00%) CRM
4 8 (16.00%) Time Management
5 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.00%) API Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.00%) BDD
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Digital Analytics
7 4 (8.00%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.00%) SOA
9 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) ES6
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) Java 8
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.00%) GDPR
2 1 (2.00%) HL7
2 1 (2.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Apple
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) Kofax
4 2 (4.00%) Teradata
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.00%) OutSystems
5 1 (2.00%) Tableau