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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 23 23 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Contract jobs citing Migration 35 40 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.85% 5.84% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.48% 7.66% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 22
Median daily rate £425 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.77 £8.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.41% -53.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +9.37% -13.51%  

Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 468 522 531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 78.26% 76.20% 76.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 277 275
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +133.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £9.16 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Hertfordshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +6 7 £428 -
Welwyn Garden City -1 5 £450 +16.12%
Hatfield -8 5 £288 -23.33% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 5 - -
St Albans +3 2 - -
Watford -4 2 £425 +54.54%
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 37 (45.68%) Data Migration
2 25 (30.86%) SAP
3 22 (27.16%) Security Cleared
4 20 (24.69%) Data Cleansing
5 19 (23.46%) Finance
6 16 (19.75%) SC Cleared
7 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 13 (16.05%) SAP HR
8 13 (16.05%) Windows
8 13 (16.05%) LSMW
9 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.81%) BAPI
9 12 (14.81%) XML
9 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 11 (13.58%) Change Management
11 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
12 8 (9.88%) Data Centre
13 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2
13 7 (8.64%) Data Modelling
13 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
14 6 (7.41%) Data Mapping
14 6 (7.41%) SAP HCM
14 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (7.41%) Retail
14 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
14 6 (7.41%) ERP
14 6 (7.41%) CRM

Migration
Top Related 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 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (16.05%) SAP HR
2 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (7.41%) SAP HCM
3 3 (3.70%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.23%) Endur
4 1 (1.23%) Findur
4 1 (1.23%) Maximo
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Primavera
4 1 (1.23%) SAP FI-AA
4 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (4.94%) Office 365
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.23%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Firewall
2 5 (6.17%) WAN
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.47%) 2G
4 2 (2.47%) 3G
4 2 (2.47%) 4G
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.47%) FCoE
4 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.47%) Internet
4 2 (2.47%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.47%) LAN
4 2 (2.47%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.47%) SSL
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (1.23%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) MySQL
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) LSMW
2 2 (2.47%) MSI
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (16.05%) Consultant
2 11 (13.58%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.35%) Migration Consultant
3 10 (12.35%) Migration Manager
4 9 (11.11%) Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Data Consultant
4 9 (11.11%) Data Manager
5 8 (9.88%) Data Migration Specialist
5 8 (9.88%) HR Specialist
5 8 (9.88%) Migration Specialist
6 7 (8.64%) Data Migration Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Data Migration Manager
7 6 (7.41%) CRM Manager
7 6 (7.41%) CRM Project Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
7 6 (7.41%) SAP Data Manager
7 6 (7.41%) SAP Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Migration Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) BAPI
1 12 (14.81%) XML
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) CSS
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (2.47%) jQuery
3 2 (2.47%) Middleware
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.23%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.23%) RESTful
4 1 (1.23%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.23%) WCF
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.17%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.70%) NHS
4 3 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.47%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.47%) Handset
5 2 (2.47%) iPad
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) IVR
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.23%) RIA
6 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.47%) Linux
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.23%) AIX
6 1 (1.23%) Solaris
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) Data Migration
2 20 (24.69%) Data Cleansing
3 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.58%) Change Management
5 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.64%) Data Modelling
6 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.41%) CRM
7 6 (7.41%) Data Mapping
7 6 (7.41%) ERP
8 5 (6.17%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.17%) Data Transformation
8 5 (6.17%) Validation
9 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.94%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) ITIL
10 3 (3.70%) Data Conversion
10 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.70%) Data Validation
10 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) SQL
4 1 (1.23%) C
4 1 (1.23%) C++
4 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.23%) Perl
4 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.23%) Python
4 1 (1.23%) Ruby
4 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (27.16%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) CCNP
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Degree
5 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.23%) CCIE
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.47%) NFS
3 2 (2.47%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.23%) XenApp
4 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
3 1 (1.23%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.23%) Packer
3 1 (1.23%) Terraform
3 1 (1.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) SAP
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.94%) IBM
5 3 (3.70%) Citrix
5 3 (3.70%) Northgate
5 3 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.47%) BMC
6 2 (2.47%) Brocade
6 2 (2.47%) BT
6 2 (2.47%) Crossbeam
6 2 (2.47%) Dell
6 2 (2.47%) Forcepoint
6 2 (2.47%) HP
6 2 (2.47%) JDA
6 2 (2.47%) Nokia
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat