Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 23 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.

Collaborative Working
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 93 81
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12 +14
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 7 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.44% 0.59% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.72% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £428 £550 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.27% +83.33% +114.29%
10th Percentile £406 £306 £288
90th Percentile £472 £584 £313
East of England median daily rate £463 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +137.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £14.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £14.50

Collaborative Working 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,311 1,252 1,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.63% 82.21% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 628 608
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £209 £213 £213
90th Percentile £569 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 65 60
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.14% -29.24% +13.08%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.38 £11.02
90th Percentile £48.25 £45.60 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year -42.15% +12.04% +12.50%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Hertfordshire

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Collaborative Working in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in Hertfordshire

Collaborative Working
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Collaborative Working within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield +3 2 £413 -25.00% 1
Royston - 2 £443 -
Watford +5 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £450 - 2
Collaborative Working
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Acronis
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps

Collaborative Working
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Management
2 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) DNA
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) KYC
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Acronis
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam
2 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Sun