Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.26% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £525 £510 £344
% change year-on-year +2.94% +48.47% -47.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 112 229 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 28.72% 42.17% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 170 93
Kent median daily rate £344 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +7.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £119 £120 £147
90th Percentile £524 £576 £560
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 4
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +26.86% +19.12%
10th Percentile £16.15 £25.30 £14.13
90th Percentile £44.50 £87.30 £26.28
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.34 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.41% -7.90% +14.74%

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS

Foreign Exchange (FX)
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BPC Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP