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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 19 28 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing Migration 16 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.58% 4.04% 10.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.25% 5.59% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 18
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £375 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.87 - £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -1.42%
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
173 161 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.19% 72.20% 67.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 95 95
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 15
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

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
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 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Tonbridge +4 3 £500 +53.84%
Faversham - 1 - -
Folkestone - 1 £92 -
Migration
South East

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 8 (28.57%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) .NET
3 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 6 (21.43%) HTML5
5 6 (21.43%) CSS3
5 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 6 (21.43%) HTML
5 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) ISEB
6 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
1 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 7 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (21.43%) HTML5
3 6 (21.43%) CSS3
3 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (7.14%) WCF
5 2 (7.14%) WPF
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
7 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.14%) User Stories
7 2 (7.14%) MVVM
7 2 (7.14%) ITSM
7 2 (7.14%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 2 (7.14%) DFS Replication
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
2 2 (7.14%) Lotus
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) Teradata