Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 16 January 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 26 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 126 85 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.19% 6.05% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.98% 7.85% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 58 53
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £431 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +7.08% -2.42%
10th Percentile £313 £221 £192
90th Percentile £550 £608 £523
East of England median daily rate £425 £410 £413
% change year-on-year +3.66% -0.61% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £11.75 £29.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.64% -60.14% +90.16%
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% -47.27% +87.27%

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 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 1,262 1,083 1,052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.00% 77.08% 74.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 616 526
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +7.89%
10th Percentile £238 £213 £229
90th Percentile £575 £556 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 52 87
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £42.35 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.14% +96.98% -31.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.05 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £53.63 £46.07
East of England median hourly rate £33.92 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +4.35% +8.33% +16.50%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Hertfordshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Hertfordshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Hertfordshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Hertfordshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in Hertfordshire

Migration
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 Migration within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 -10 18 £450 - 5
Hatfield +5 14 £388 +21.57% 9
Stevenage +2 13 £325 +8.33% 3
Welwyn Garden City +10 10 £500 -
Bishop's Stortford 0 5 £343 -
Hemel Hempstead -6 5 £450 -3.95% 4
Letchworth - 5 - -
Royston +2 3 £425 +30.77%
St Albans - 3 £325 -
Borehamwood - 3 £400 - 1
Rickmansworth +1 1 - -
Broxbourne - 1 £115 -
Harpenden - 1 - - 1
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 39 (30.95%) Data Migration
2 29 (23.02%) Finance
2 29 (23.02%) Windows
3 26 (20.63%) SQL
4 25 (19.84%) Oracle
5 24 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 22 (17.46%) SC Cleared
7 21 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 21 (16.67%) SAP
8 20 (15.87%) Active Directory
9 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
10 18 (14.29%) Cisco
11 16 (12.70%) Juniper
12 14 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (11.11%) Office 365
13 11 (8.73%) Data Quality
13 11 (8.73%) Oracle Database
13 11 (8.73%) T-SQL
13 11 (8.73%) Retail
14 10 (7.94%) VMware
14 10 (7.94%) ERP
14 10 (7.94%) LAN
15 9 (7.14%) ETL
15 9 (7.14%) Control-M
15 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (7.14%) 3PAR
15 9 (7.14%) SAP PI
16 8 (6.35%) Windows Server
16 8 (6.35%) VLAN

Migration
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 6 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (1.59%) SAS
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.79%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.79%) Drupal
3 1 (0.79%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.59%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.79%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.79%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.79%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.17%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) LAN
2 8 (6.35%) DHCP
2 8 (6.35%) DNS
2 8 (6.35%) VLAN
3 7 (5.56%) Firewall
4 4 (3.17%) Network Security
4 4 (3.17%) VPN
4 4 (3.17%) WAN
5 3 (2.38%) BGP
5 3 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.38%) DWDM
5 3 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (2.38%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.38%) OSPF
6 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (1.59%) FWSM
6 2 (1.59%) Internet
6 2 (1.59%) Junos
6 2 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.73%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.38%) MS Access
8 2 (1.59%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.59%) DB2
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (1.59%) Power BI
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.79%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) RSpec
2 1 (0.79%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (23.02%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Retail
3 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (25.40%) Consultant
2 16 (12.70%) Analyst
3 15 (11.90%) Developer
4 11 (8.73%) Network Engineer
5 9 (7.14%) Administrator
5 9 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.35%) Architect
6 8 (6.35%) Migration Analyst
6 8 (6.35%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.35%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.56%) Data Migration Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
8 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Network Consultant
9 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Consultant
9 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.17%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.14%) SAP PI
2 7 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (3.97%) .NET
4 3 (2.38%) WCF
5 2 (1.59%) XML
6 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.79%) Java EE
6 1 (0.79%) MDX
6 1 (0.79%) ODBC
6 1 (0.79%) React
6 1 (0.79%) REST
6 1 (0.79%) RESTful
6 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 6 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.38%) Clustering
5 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.59%) iPhone
6 1 (0.79%) AS400
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) FMCG
6 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.79%) iSeries
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.02%) Windows
2 8 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.56%) AIX
4 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.17%) Unix
5 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.59%) Android
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.95%) Data Migration
2 10 (7.94%) ERP
3 9 (7.14%) ETL
4 8 (6.35%) Project Management
5 7 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 5 (3.97%) Change Control
6 5 (3.97%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (3.97%) Data Modelling
6 5 (3.97%) SDLC
6 5 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (3.97%) Test Scripting
6 5 (3.97%) Time Management
6 5 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.17%) CRM
7 4 (3.17%) ITSM
7 4 (3.17%) MVC
7 4 (3.17%) TDD
8 3 (2.38%) Data Analysis
8 3 (2.38%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.63%) SQL
2 11 (8.73%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.56%) C#
4 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.38%) Java
6 2 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.79%) RPG
7 1 (0.79%) Ruby
7 1 (0.79%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.46%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.35%) CCNP
5 7 (5.56%) CCNA
6 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.38%) CCDP
7 3 (2.38%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.17%) vSphere
3 3 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.79%) XenApp
4 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (7.14%) Control-M
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.38%) SCCM
3 3 (2.38%) vCenter Server
3 3 (2.38%) vRealize
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 25 (19.84%) Oracle
2 21 (16.67%) SAP
3 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
4 18 (14.29%) Cisco
5 16 (12.70%) Juniper
6 10 (7.94%) VMware
7 9 (7.14%) 3PAR
8 7 (5.56%) Talend
9 4 (3.17%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.38%) Brocade
10 3 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.38%) F5
10 3 (2.38%) HP
10 3 (2.38%) IBM
11 2 (1.59%) BMC
11 2 (1.59%) Planview
11 2 (1.59%) Remedy
11 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.59%) Sourcefire
12 1 (0.79%) Borland