The table below looks at the statistics for 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 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
Migration
Rank 28 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Migration 17 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.80% 3.66% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 5.10% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 7
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £100.13 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.85%
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% -

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in Kent

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 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 - 1
Folkestone - 1 £92 -
Migration
South East

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing 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 Migration.

1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
1 16 (37.21%) Data Migration
2 15 (34.88%) SQL
3 11 (25.58%) ETL
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (18.60%) .NET
5 8 (18.60%) Windows
6 7 (16.28%) Scrum
7 6 (13.95%) CSS
7 6 (13.95%) XML
7 6 (13.95%) MySQL
7 6 (13.95%) C#
7 6 (13.95%) HTML
7 6 (13.95%) Java
7 6 (13.95%) JBoss
7 6 (13.95%) JSF
7 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
7 6 (13.95%) Subversion
7 6 (13.95%) PrimeFaces
8 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.63%) Oracle
8 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
8 5 (11.63%) Finance
9 4 (9.30%) Validation
9 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
9 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework

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 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 Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) JBoss
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Skype
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.95%) MySQL
4 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.65%) OLTP
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.95%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (13.95%) HTML Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Junior
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum Master
7 3 (6.98%) Tester
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) CSS
2 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.95%) HTML
2 6 (13.95%) JSF
2 6 (13.95%) PrimeFaces
2 6 (13.95%) XML
3 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
3 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
3 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (9.30%) WCF
4 2 (4.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.65%) AS400
1 2 (4.65%) iSeries
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Data Migration
2 11 (25.58%) ETL
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (9.30%) Data Validation
5 4 (9.30%) Validation
6 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) MVC
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.33%) B2B
8 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) C#
2 6 (13.95%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.33%) APMP
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Lotus
3 1 (2.33%) CA
3 1 (2.33%) Sybase