Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for DNA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNA over the 6 months to 22 June 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.

Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing DNA 32 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.19% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 - £9.00

DNA 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 1,189 997 1,068
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.55% 80.47% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 514 556
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.87% +4.58%
10th Percentile £208 £213 £256
90th Percentile £569 £584 £550
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 64 53
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £28.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.76% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.28 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.88 £52.50 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £31.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -45.02% +16.67% +20.00%

DNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNA in Hertfordshire

DNA
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 DNA within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Watford - 29 - - 1
Hatfield - 3 - - 5
DNA
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DNA 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 DNA.

1 29 (90.63%) E-Commerce
2 24 (75.00%) WebSphere
3 23 (71.88%) Java
4 20 (62.50%) IBM
5 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (53.13%) Retail
7 13 (40.63%) Time Management
7 13 (40.63%) J2EE
7 13 (40.63%) hybris
7 13 (40.63%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
8 12 (37.50%) DB2
9 11 (34.38%) SQL
9 11 (34.38%) Oracle
9 11 (34.38%) Magento
10 10 (31.25%) Presales
10 10 (31.25%) Unix
10 10 (31.25%) Project Management
10 10 (31.25%) JIRA
11 9 (28.13%) Finance
12 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (25.00%) DbVisualizer
12 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
13 7 (21.88%) Scrum
14 6 (18.75%) System Testing
14 6 (18.75%) Web Services
14 6 (18.75%) Test Automation

DNA
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 24 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (15.63%) Confluence
4 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
5 3 (9.38%) JBoss
5 3 (9.38%) MQSeries
6 2 (6.25%) Apache
6 2 (6.25%) CMS
7 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) DB2
2 8 (25.00%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) JIRA
2 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.63%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (12.50%) Subversion
4 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (9.38%) Ant
5 3 (9.38%) Firebug
5 3 (9.38%) JMeter
5 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
5 3 (9.38%) The Grinder
6 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.13%) JUnit
7 1 (3.13%) Log4j
7 1 (3.13%) Mockito
7 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 17 (53.13%) Retail
2 9 (28.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Project Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Information Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) CyberArk Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) J2EE
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) RESTEasy
3 5 (15.63%) RESTful
4 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 3 (9.38%) HTML
5 3 (9.38%) XML
6 2 (6.25%) Ajax
6 2 (6.25%) EJB
6 2 (6.25%) JSON
6 2 (6.25%) JSP
6 2 (6.25%) REST
6 2 (6.25%) SOAP
6 2 (6.25%) Struts
6 2 (6.25%) Velocity
7 1 (3.13%) JPA
7 1 (3.13%) jQuery
7 1 (3.13%) JSTL
7 1 (3.13%) Servlets
7 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Unix
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) HPUX
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) SUSE
4 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) E-Commerce
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (40.63%) Time Management
4 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 10 (31.25%) Presales
5 10 (31.25%) Project Management
6 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) System Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.50%) BDD
9 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (9.38%) DevOps
10 3 (9.38%) ITIL
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) PHP
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (9.38%) AWK
5 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (9.38%) Grafana
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 2 (6.25%) Nessus
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) IBM
2 13 (40.63%) hybris
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle
4 5 (15.63%) Intershop
5 4 (12.50%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) AppDynamics
6 3 (9.38%) BT
6 3 (9.38%) CyberArk
6 3 (9.38%) Dynatrace
6 3 (9.38%) New Relic
7 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.25%) Sophos
7 2 (6.25%) Zscaler
8 1 (3.13%) ATG
8 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Martini
8 1 (3.13%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.13%) Sun