Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 23 25
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 148 109 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.05% 7.12% 6.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.49% 8.64% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 64 46
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.90% +11.72%
10th Percentile £163 £238 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £588
East of England median daily rate £444 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -1.39% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £10.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.46% -1.07%
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.60 £10.11
90th Percentile £16.76 £118.67 £12.14
East of England median hourly rate £13.15 £13.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year +1.15% -14.36% -43.78%

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 1,097 1,262 1,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.93% 82.48% 79.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 667 568
Hertfordshire median daily rate £440 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £250 £203 £212
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 68 56
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £42.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.29% -58.68% +96.98%
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.44 £11.32
90th Percentile £66.81 £47.25 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -23.00% -25.37% +29.47%

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019. 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 +35 46 £525 +35.48% 1
Stevenage +6 22 £243 -
Hatfield +5 21 £165 -56.00%
Welwyn Garden City +7 8 - -
Letchworth +2 3 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 3 - - 2
Rickmansworth +1 1 - -
Harpenden - 1 £375 -
Potters Bar - 1 £575 -
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 55 (37.16%) Windows
2 51 (34.46%) Data Migration
3 47 (31.76%) Microsoft
4 42 (28.38%) Active Directory
5 34 (22.97%) Analytics
6 33 (22.30%) Windows 10
7 31 (20.95%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (18.24%) SharePoint
10 25 (16.89%) LIMS
10 25 (16.89%) PACS
10 25 (16.89%) Informatics
10 25 (16.89%) HL7
10 25 (16.89%) e-Health
10 25 (16.89%) Health Informatics
10 25 (16.89%) Electronic Patient Records
11 24 (16.22%) Office 365
11 24 (16.22%) NHS
12 23 (15.54%) Security Cleared
13 22 (14.86%) SQL
14 21 (14.19%) Finance
14 21 (14.19%) Windows Server
15 20 (13.51%) Windows 7
16 19 (12.84%) SC Cleared
17 18 (12.16%) DNS
18 17 (11.49%) Project Management
18 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
18 17 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
19 16 (10.81%) ITIL
19 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification

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 27 (18.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.03%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.35%) Apache
3 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.68%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.70%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Lorenzo
2 6 (4.05%) SAP FI
3 4 (2.70%) SAP HR
4 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.03%) SAP MM
4 3 (2.03%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.68%) MultiFonds
5 1 (0.68%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.22%) Office 365
2 9 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.05%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.03%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.35%) Akamai
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.35%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.35%) Yammer
7 1 (0.68%) GitHub
7 1 (0.68%) IaaS
7 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.16%) DNS
2 12 (8.11%) DHCP
3 8 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (4.05%) LAN
4 6 (4.05%) WAN
5 5 (3.38%) Firewall
6 4 (2.70%) FTP
6 4 (2.70%) HTTP
6 4 (2.70%) HTTPS
7 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.03%) VLAN
8 2 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.35%) MPLS
8 2 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.68%) 3G
9 1 (0.68%) 4G
9 1 (0.68%) 5G
9 1 (0.68%) DWDM
9 1 (0.68%) Skype
9 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.89%) Electronic Patient Records
2 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.03%) MySQL
6 3 (2.03%) Power BI
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Subversion
2 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.70%) JIRA
3 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.68%) GitLab
6 1 (0.68%) Hudson
6 1 (0.68%) IntelliJ
General
1 21 (14.19%) Finance
2 8 (5.41%) Retail
3 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.35%) Advertising
5 2 (1.35%) Banking
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (18.24%) Developer
2 21 (14.19%) Project Manager
3 13 (8.78%) Analyst
3 13 (8.78%) Architect
3 13 (8.78%) SQL Developer
4 11 (7.43%) Consultant
4 11 (7.43%) Data Migration Developer
4 11 (7.43%) Migration Engineer
4 11 (7.43%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (6.08%) Migration Analyst
6 8 (5.41%) Migration Manager
6 8 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.73%) Data Migration Analyst
7 7 (4.73%) Migration Project Manager
8 6 (4.05%) Active Directory Consultant
8 6 (4.05%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (4.05%) Data Analyst
8 6 (4.05%) Desktop Support
8 6 (4.05%) Developer Analyst
8 6 (4.05%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.41%) .NET
2 7 (4.73%) XML
3 6 (4.05%) JSON
4 5 (3.38%) Web Services
5 4 (2.70%) LDAP
6 2 (1.35%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.35%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (1.35%) HTML
6 2 (1.35%) HTML5
6 2 (1.35%) J2EE
6 2 (1.35%) REST
6 2 (1.35%) RESTful
6 2 (1.35%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.35%) WPF
6 2 (1.35%) YAML
7 1 (0.68%) MDX
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.68%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.68%) SOAP
7 1 (0.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.89%) e-Health
1 25 (16.89%) LIMS
1 25 (16.89%) PACS
2 24 (16.22%) NHS
3 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.43%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.38%) Reference Data
6 4 (2.70%) PKI
7 3 (2.03%) CMDB
7 3 (2.03%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.35%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.35%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.68%) FMCG
9 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 55 (37.16%) Windows
2 33 (22.30%) Windows 10
3 21 (14.19%) Windows Server
4 20 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.08%) Windows XP
8 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.03%) Linux
10 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.68%) CentOS
11 1 (0.68%) HPUX
11 1 (0.68%) Unix
11 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.46%) Data Migration
2 34 (22.97%) Analytics
3 31 (20.95%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (16.89%) Health Informatics
5 25 (16.89%) Informatics
6 17 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (11.49%) Project Management
7 16 (10.81%) ITIL
8 14 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (8.78%) Data Modelling
10 11 (7.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 11 (7.43%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.76%) BDD
11 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.76%) TDD
11 10 (6.76%) Time Management
12 9 (6.08%) ETL
13 7 (4.73%) Server Patching
14 6 (4.05%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.86%) SQL
2 9 (6.08%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.73%) C#
4 6 (4.05%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.70%) Java
6 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.35%) ABAP
7 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.35%) Perl
7 2 (1.35%) Python
7 2 (1.35%) VB
7 2 (1.35%) VB6
7 2 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (15.54%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.84%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.73%) MCP
5 4 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.03%) CCNA
6 3 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.03%) Degree
6 3 (2.03%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.03%) PMP
7 2 (1.35%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.35%) MCSA
7 2 (1.35%) MCSE
7 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ISEB
8 1 (0.68%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.68%) LPIC
8 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.68%) RHCE
8 1 (0.68%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.89%) HL7
2 6 (4.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.35%) QA
5 1 (0.68%) IFRS
5 1 (0.68%) PMBOK
System Software
1 42 (28.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.35%) Squid
5 2 (1.35%) Varnish
5 2 (1.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.68%) Firmware
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (10.14%) SCCM
2 5 (3.38%) Puppet
3 4 (2.70%) Terraform
4 2 (1.35%) Ansible
4 2 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.35%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.35%) WSUS
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (31.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.46%) SAP
2 14 (9.46%) VMware
3 12 (8.11%) Cisco
4 9 (6.08%) Oracle
5 6 (4.05%) IBM
6 5 (3.38%) F5
6 5 (3.38%) Palo Alto
7 4 (2.70%) Adobe
7 4 (2.70%) Apple
7 4 (2.70%) CA
7 4 (2.70%) HP
7 4 (2.70%) Talend
8 3 (2.03%) Juniper
9 2 (1.35%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.35%) EMC
9 2 (1.35%) Meraki
9 2 (1.35%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.35%) Unisys
9 2 (1.35%) xMatters