The table below looks at the statistics for Data Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Migration
Rank 40 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.71% 1.10% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.53% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £194 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £21.28
% change year-on-year
-15.27% -15.41%
Data Migration
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 196 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.67% 71.79% 61.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 113 79
Average daily rate £343 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 10
Average hourly rate £170.00 £40.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+325.00% +146.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £9.12 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £185.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Migration across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Data Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Migration across the Kent region.

Data Migration Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Data Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 2 £200 -
Data Migration
South East

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Data Migration also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Migration.

1 16 (100.00%) Migration
2 11 (68.75%) ETL
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (25.00%) Data Validation
7 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
7 4 (25.00%) Validation
8 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 2 (12.50%) AS400
9 2 (12.50%) OLTP
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) iSeries
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
10 1 (6.25%) Coaching
10 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
10 1 (6.25%) Windows 7

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Data Migration also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (12.50%) OLTP
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Data Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior
2 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior SQL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum Master
3 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) AS400
1 2 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Migration
2 11 (68.75%) ETL
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 4 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) B2B
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle