Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Document Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Document Management over the 6 months to 14 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.

Document Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 42 54
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 +5
Contract jobs citing Document Management 6 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.10% 2.04% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.48% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Kent median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +13.92%
South East median daily rate £406 £438 £373
% change year-on-year -7.14% +17.45% +26.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - -27.27% +38.12%

Document Management 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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 436 403 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 80.00% 82.24% 81.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 282 289
Kent median daily rate £350 £353 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% +4.44% -3.57%
10th Percentile £218 £196 £205
90th Percentile £625 £550 £478
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £396
% change year-on-year +3.66% +3.54% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 23
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £14.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.50% -28.21% -12.69%
10th Percentile £25.30 £9.61 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £21.95 £39.95
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year -4.00% -4.18% +49.09%

Document Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Document Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Document Management in Kent

Document Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Document Management in Kent.

Contractor daily rate trend for Document Management in Kent

Document Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Document Management in Kent

Document Management
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Document Management within the Kent region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 £375 -
Document Management
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Document Management 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 Kent region with a requirement for Document Management.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) GDPR
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity

Document Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) MuleSoft