Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 24 November 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.

Migration
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 26 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Migration 26 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.90% 6.55% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.75% 8.44% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 7
Watford median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £225 £297 £243
90th Percentile £600 £575 £533
Hertfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +9.38% -0.31% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Watford median hourly rate - £13.50 £45.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -70.30% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £11.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.64% -68.67% +158.62%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 225 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.30% 77.59% 72.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 111 80
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +7.38% -0.67%
10th Percentile £224 £205 £212
90th Percentile £588 £531 £504
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Watford

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Watford

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Watford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Watford

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Migration.

1 14 (53.85%) SQL
1 14 (53.85%) Data Migration
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
3 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) Data Mapping
4 10 (38.46%) Data Quality
4 10 (38.46%) Reference Data
4 10 (38.46%) Talend
4 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (38.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (26.92%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (19.23%) Database Tuning
7 5 (19.23%) XML
7 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
8 4 (15.38%) Windows
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
9 3 (11.54%) SCCM
9 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (11.54%) ETL
10 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 2 (7.69%) IBM
10 2 (7.69%) CRM
10 2 (7.69%) SharePoint

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.85%) Commerce Server
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Games
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) Java EE
3 1 (3.85%) MDX
3 1 (3.85%) ODBC
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (38.46%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.85%) AS400
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Data Migration
2 10 (38.46%) Data Mapping
3 5 (19.23%) Database Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
4 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Talend
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) RedGate
5 1 (3.85%) VMware