Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Translating Business Requirements over the 6 months to 18 February 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.

Translate Business Requirements
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 26 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - -
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 10 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.67% 3.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Watford median daily rate £400 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Translating Business Requirements 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 327 184 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.43% 83.64% 73.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 89 83
Watford median daily rate £400 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +11.11% +8.00%
10th Percentile £287 £265 £251
90th Percentile £554 £538 £520
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Watford median hourly rate £17.75 £14.00 £32.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.79% -57.23% +142.44%
10th Percentile £13.93 £12.30 £11.95
90th Percentile £51.00 £15.90 £42.93
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £23.14 £42.20 £21.50
% change year-on-year -45.17% +96.28% -34.35%

Translating Business Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Translating Business Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Translating Business Requirements in Watford

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Watford region with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
1 6 (60.00%) Ant
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (60.00%) DNA
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) Ruby
1 6 (60.00%) Intershop
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) Magento
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (60.00%) Ansible
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
1 6 (60.00%) Software Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (60.00%) hybris
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion

Translating Business Requirements
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 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
1 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Ant
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) HR Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) HR Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
1 6 (60.00%) DNA
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Multichannel Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Ansible
1 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) hybris
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) Intershop
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) VMware