Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 22 33
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing Migration 163 111 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.15% 6.92% 5.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.38% 8.35% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 70 54
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.55% +3.98%
10th Percentile £170 £297 £211
90th Percentile £550 £575 £618
East of England median daily rate £428 £431 £400
% change year-on-year -0.87% +7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% +10.64% -68.67%
10th Percentile £13.41 £13.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £17.34 £62.01 £13.15
East of England median hourly rate £15.18 £16.68 £13.86
% change year-on-year -8.99% +20.35% -50.50%

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 1,317 1,329 1,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.00% 82.91% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 675 629
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
10th Percentile £205 £206 £223
90th Percentile £569 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 63 58
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.71 £19.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.82% -36.13% +39.98%
10th Percentile £12.51 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.18 £47.00 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.97 £33.33 £31.50
% change year-on-year -46.08% +5.81% +29.55%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +22 57 £485 +8.99% 9
Hatfield +14 19 £165 -56.72% 6
Stevenage -1 18 £313 -3.85% 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 17 £320 -39.05%
Letchworth +5 3 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead -3 3 £388 -13.89%
St Albans +1 2 £320 -1.54% 1
Rickmansworth -7 2 £140 - 1
Harpenden 0 1 £375 -
Potters Bar - 1 £475 -
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 64 (39.26%) Data Migration
2 44 (26.99%) Windows
3 41 (25.15%) SQL
4 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
5 34 (20.86%) Security Cleared
6 33 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (19.02%) SC Cleared
8 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
9 28 (17.18%) Active Directory
10 27 (16.56%) Windows 10
11 24 (14.72%) Oracle
12 21 (12.88%) SharePoint
12 21 (12.88%) TDD
12 21 (12.88%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
13 20 (12.27%) BDD
13 20 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (12.27%) ETL
13 20 (12.27%) C#
14 19 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (11.04%) Cisco
15 18 (11.04%) Project Management
15 18 (11.04%) JIRA
15 18 (11.04%) Data Mapping
15 18 (11.04%) Data Centre
16 17 (10.43%) Windows Server
16 17 (10.43%) Windows 7
16 17 (10.43%) Office 365
17 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (9.82%) PostgreSQL

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 21 (12.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.61%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.23%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.84%) Lorenzo
2 3 (1.84%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.84%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.84%) SAP MM
2 3 (1.84%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.61%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.61%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.43%) Office 365
2 11 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.45%) SaaS
5 3 (1.84%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.84%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.61%) G Suite
7 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.36%) DNS
2 10 (6.13%) LAN
3 8 (4.91%) DHCP
4 7 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (3.68%) Firewall
5 6 (3.68%) VLAN
6 4 (2.45%) FTP
6 4 (2.45%) HTTP
6 4 (2.45%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.45%) MPLS
6 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.45%) WAN
7 2 (1.23%) BGP
7 2 (1.23%) OSPF
8 1 (0.61%) 3G
8 1 (0.61%) BGP-4
8 1 (0.61%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.61%) SAN
8 1 (0.61%) VPN
8 1 (0.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (9.82%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (9.20%) Electronic Patient Records
5 14 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.84%) QlikView
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.23%) Power BI
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.61%) dBASE
10 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.61%) MS Access
10 1 (0.61%) MySQL
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (11.04%) JIRA
2 16 (9.82%) Subversion
3 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (9.82%) Retail
2 14 (8.59%) Finance
3 4 (2.45%) Publishing
3 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (25.77%) Developer
2 24 (14.72%) SQL Developer
3 23 (14.11%) Project Manager
4 21 (12.88%) Data Migration Developer
5 18 (11.04%) ETL Developer
6 17 (10.43%) SQL Server Developer
7 16 (9.82%) Analyst
8 15 (9.20%) Oracle Developer
8 15 (9.20%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 15 (9.20%) PostgreSQL Developer
9 10 (6.13%) Consultant
9 10 (6.13%) Migration Manager
10 8 (4.91%) Migration Analyst
10 8 (4.91%) Migration Project Manager
10 8 (4.91%) Network Engineer
11 7 (4.29%) Data Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Data Migration Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Migration Engineer
11 7 (4.29%) Technical Manager
12 6 (3.68%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.82%) XML
2 10 (6.13%) JSON
3 8 (4.91%) .NET
3 8 (4.91%) HTML
4 7 (4.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (3.07%) CSS
5 5 (3.07%) Web Services
6 4 (2.45%) LDAP
7 2 (1.23%) HTML5
7 2 (1.23%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.23%) WPF
7 2 (1.23%) YAML
8 1 (0.61%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.61%) MDX
8 1 (0.61%) REST
8 1 (0.61%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.04%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.82%) Reference Data
3 15 (9.20%) e-Health
3 15 (9.20%) LIMS
3 15 (9.20%) NHS
3 15 (9.20%) PACS
4 14 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.45%) PKI
6 3 (1.84%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) FMCG
7 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.23%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.61%) Clustering
8 1 (0.61%) CMDB
8 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.61%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.99%) Windows
2 27 (16.56%) Windows 10
3 17 (10.43%) Windows 7
3 17 (10.43%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.45%) Android
6 4 (2.45%) Linux
7 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.61%) CentOS
8 1 (0.61%) HPUX
8 1 (0.61%) Unix
8 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (39.26%) Data Migration
2 33 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.88%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 21 (12.88%) TDD
4 20 (12.27%) BDD
4 20 (12.27%) ETL
4 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
5 19 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (11.04%) Data Mapping
6 18 (11.04%) Project Management
7 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (9.20%) Analytics
8 15 (9.20%) Health Informatics
8 15 (9.20%) Informatics
8 15 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (6.13%) ITIL
9 10 (6.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.52%) ERP
11 8 (4.91%) CRM
11 8 (4.91%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.15%) SQL
2 20 (12.27%) C#
3 16 (9.82%) PL/SQL
4 15 (9.20%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.52%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.91%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.07%) Python
8 3 (1.84%) Java
9 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.23%) Perl
9 2 (1.23%) VBScript
10 1 (0.61%) ABAP
10 1 (0.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.61%) Go
10 1 (0.61%) R
10 1 (0.61%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (20.86%) Security Cleared
2 31 (19.02%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.84%) CCIE
6 3 (1.84%) MCP
7 2 (1.23%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.23%) CCIE Data Center
7 2 (1.23%) Degree
7 2 (1.23%) MCSA
7 2 (1.23%) MCSE
7 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.23%) PMP
8 1 (0.61%) CCDE
8 1 (0.61%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.61%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.20%) HL7
2 6 (3.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 28 (17.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (6.13%) SCCM
2 3 (1.84%) Terraform
3 2 (1.23%) Puppet
3 2 (1.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.72%) Oracle
3 18 (11.04%) Cisco
4 15 (9.20%) Talend
5 12 (7.36%) SAP
6 8 (4.91%) VMware
7 6 (3.68%) Google
7 6 (3.68%) Juniper
8 4 (2.45%) CA
8 4 (2.45%) F5
8 4 (2.45%) Samsung
8 4 (2.45%) SOTI
9 2 (1.23%) Adobe
9 2 (1.23%) Apple
9 2 (1.23%) Arista
9 2 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.23%) Citrix
9 2 (1.23%) EMC
9 2 (1.23%) HP
9 2 (1.23%) Palo Alto