Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 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.

Translate Business Requirements
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - -
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 8 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.86% 4.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 6.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Watford median daily rate £400 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £456 -
% change year-on-year +4.11% - -
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 377 230 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.67% 79.58% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 118 81
Watford median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £219 £216 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 10
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £13.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.91% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.68 £12.45 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.73 £38.30
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £42.20 £21.25
% change year-on-year -40.76% +98.56% +32.00%

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 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Translating Business Requirements.

1 4 (50.00%) Retail
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Ansible
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Magento
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) hybris
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Intershop
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) ERP

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Supply Chain Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) HR Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) DNA
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
1 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) hybris
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Intershop
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix