Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 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.

Migration
South East > Kent
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 30 25
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 25 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.35% 6.79% 6.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.42% 8.43% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 21
Kent median daily rate £330 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -12.50% +60.00%
10th Percentile £156 £243 £163
90th Percentile £775 £480 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £13.49 - -
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £17.49 £17.00
% change year-on-year -25.67% +2.88% +13.33%

Migration 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 337 439 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.53% 80.55% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 327 284
Kent median daily rate £405 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £181 £220 £195
90th Percentile £603 £625 £550
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.12% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 5
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +83.50% -28.21%
10th Percentile £11.23 £25.30 £9.61
90th Percentile £42.50 £46.00 £21.95
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +8.04% -2.57% -5.00%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Kent

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Kent

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Kent over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Kent

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Kent

Migration
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 Migration within the Kent region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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 +23 11 £300 -20.00%
West Malling -5 1 £323 -4.44%
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Migration 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 Migration.

1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (32.00%) Office 365
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (20.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.00%) Apple
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) ITSM
7 4 (16.00%) HP
7 4 (16.00%) SLA
7 4 (16.00%) MCSA
7 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (16.00%) Canon
7 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
7 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (16.00%) Xerox
7 4 (16.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 4 (16.00%) Virtual Team
7 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering

Migration
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:

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (4.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Database Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Migration Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (16.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (16.00%) ITSM
1 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (16.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 3 (12.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (8.00%) Data Management
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (8.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (8.00%) SOLID
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) Statistics
3 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Break/Fix
4 1 (4.00%) Database Security
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCSA
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCA
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) IFRS
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Apple
3 4 (16.00%) Canon
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Xerox
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas
6 1 (4.00%) BT
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) Workday