Period
to 17 October 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 17 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 20 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -8
Contract jobs citing Migration 137 107 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.58% 7.14% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.55% 8.68% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 67 38
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £403 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.46% +8.92% -7.50%
10th Percentile £173 £268 £180
90th Percentile £550 £560 £575
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% - -65.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.72 £10.60
90th Percentile £17.09 £94.90 £13.40
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £13.86
% change year-on-year -9.37% +26.26% -58.32%

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 1,299 1,233 1,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.34% 82.31% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 615 604
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £208 £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 £16.84 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.95% -20.78% +1.19%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.40 £11.02
90th Percentile £48.25 £45.60 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.02 £27.00
% change year-on-year -43.58% +14.87% +5.88%

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 17 October 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
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 17 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
Watford +14 43 £468 +43.85% 10
Hatfield +11 21 £275 -25.42% 8
Welwyn Garden City -2 18 £320 -41.82%
Stevenage -4 18 £200 -38.46% 1
Hemel Hempstead -8 5 £400 +3.23%
Letchworth +2 3 - -
St Albans -4 3 £320 -1.54% 2
Rickmansworth -10 1 £140 - 2
Potters Bar - 1 £475 -
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 59 (43.07%) Data Migration
2 37 (27.01%) Windows
3 34 (24.82%) SQL
4 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
5 28 (20.44%) Oracle
6 27 (19.71%) SQL Server
6 27 (19.71%) Security Cleared
7 25 (18.25%) SC Cleared
8 24 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (17.52%) Windows 10
9 19 (13.87%) Cisco
9 19 (13.87%) Active Directory
10 18 (13.14%) ETL
10 18 (13.14%) Windows 7
11 17 (12.41%) Retail
11 17 (12.41%) Data Mapping
11 17 (12.41%) JIRA
11 17 (12.41%) C#
12 16 (11.68%) PL/SQL
12 16 (11.68%) SharePoint
13 15 (10.95%) TDD
13 15 (10.95%) Subversion
13 15 (10.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (10.95%) Reference Data
13 15 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (10.95%) T-SQL
13 15 (10.95%) XML
13 15 (10.95%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (10.95%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (10.95%) Scaled Agile Framework

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 16 (11.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.73%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.92%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.73%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.73%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.73%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.84%) Office 365
3 6 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.92%) SaaS
5 3 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.46%) IaaS
7 1 (0.73%) Force.com
7 1 (0.73%) G Suite
7 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) LAN
2 7 (5.11%) DHCP
2 7 (5.11%) DNS
3 5 (3.65%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (3.65%) VLAN
4 3 (2.19%) Firewall
4 3 (2.19%) SAN
4 3 (2.19%) WAN
5 2 (1.46%) BGP
5 2 (1.46%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.46%) MPLS
5 2 (1.46%) OSPF
5 2 (1.46%) Wireless
6 1 (0.73%) BGP-4
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.73%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.73%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.73%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.95%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (10.95%) SQL Server 2016
2 15 (10.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (8.76%) Electronic Patient Records
3 12 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.65%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.65%) QlikView
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.73%) dBASE
7 1 (0.73%) MS Access
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.73%) Power BI
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (12.41%) JIRA
2 15 (10.95%) Subversion
General
1 17 (12.41%) Retail
2 13 (9.49%) Finance
3 4 (2.92%) Publishing
4 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Back Office
6 1 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (25.55%) Developer
2 18 (13.14%) SQL Developer
3 17 (12.41%) ETL Developer
3 17 (12.41%) Project Manager
4 16 (11.68%) Analyst
4 16 (11.68%) SQL Server Developer
5 15 (10.95%) Data Migration Developer
6 14 (10.22%) Oracle Developer
6 14 (10.22%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 14 (10.22%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 9 (6.57%) Desktop Support
8 8 (5.84%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Technical Manager
9 7 (5.11%) Migration Manager
9 7 (5.11%) Network Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Consultant
10 6 (4.38%) Data Analyst
10 6 (4.38%) Migration Project Manager
10 6 (4.38%) Windows Engineer
11 5 (3.65%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.95%) XML
2 11 (8.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (6.57%) JSON
4 8 (5.84%) HTML
5 7 (5.11%) CSS
6 4 (2.92%) .NET
6 4 (2.92%) Web Services
7 2 (1.46%) ADSI
7 2 (1.46%) LDAP
8 1 (0.73%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.73%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.73%) Middleware
8 1 (0.73%) REST
8 1 (0.73%) SOAP
8 1 (0.73%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.73%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Reference Data
2 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.76%) e-Health
3 12 (8.76%) LIMS
3 12 (8.76%) NHS
3 12 (8.76%) PACS
4 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.92%) Clustering
6 3 (2.19%) Replication
7 2 (1.46%) FMCG
7 2 (1.46%) PKI
7 2 (1.46%) User Experience
8 1 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.73%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.01%) Windows
2 24 (17.52%) Windows 10
3 18 (13.14%) Windows 7
4 10 (7.30%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.65%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.92%) Android
7 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.19%) Linux
9 2 (1.46%) Unix
10 1 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.07%) Data Migration
2 24 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.14%) ETL
4 17 (12.41%) Data Mapping
5 15 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (10.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 15 (10.95%) TDD
6 14 (10.22%) BDD
6 14 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (10.22%) Test Automation
7 12 (8.76%) Analytics
7 12 (8.76%) Health Informatics
7 12 (8.76%) Informatics
8 10 (7.30%) Project Management
9 9 (6.57%) ERP
9 9 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (5.84%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.84%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (5.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.82%) SQL
2 17 (12.41%) C#
3 16 (11.68%) PL/SQL
4 15 (10.95%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.65%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.19%) Java
7 3 (2.19%) Python
8 1 (0.73%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.73%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.73%) Go
8 1 (0.73%) Perl
8 1 (0.73%) R
8 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.73%) VB
8 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (19.71%) Security Cleared
2 25 (18.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.19%) CCIE
5 3 (2.19%) MCP
6 2 (1.46%) CCIE Data Center
6 2 (1.46%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.46%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.73%) APMP
7 1 (0.73%) CCDE
7 1 (0.73%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (0.73%) CCNP
7 1 (0.73%) Degree
7 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.73%) PMP
7 1 (0.73%) VCAP
7 1 (0.73%) VCDX
7 1 (0.73%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) HL7
2 3 (2.19%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 19 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.73%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) SCCM
2 2 (1.46%) SCOM
3 1 (0.73%) Ansible
3 1 (0.73%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.73%) Puppet
3 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.44%) Oracle
3 19 (13.87%) Cisco
4 14 (10.22%) Talend
5 9 (6.57%) VMware
6 5 (3.65%) Google
6 5 (3.65%) Juniper
6 5 (3.65%) SAP
7 4 (2.92%) Samsung
7 4 (2.92%) SOTI
8 3 (2.19%) Arista
8 3 (2.19%) Citrix
8 3 (2.19%) F5
9 2 (1.46%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (1.46%) Aruba
9 2 (1.46%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.46%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.46%) EMC
9 2 (1.46%) McAfee
10 1 (0.73%) Nintex