Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 27 29
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 38 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.06% 7.20% 6.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.98% 8.65% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 31
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £313 £194 £156
90th Percentile £516 £553 £448
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £411
% change year-on-year - +3.34% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Kent median hourly rate - - £19.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year - +14.75% -12.86%

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 423 416 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 78.62% 83.20% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 303 348
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £253 £201 £198
90th Percentile £634 £550 £502
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 29
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £21.78 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.73% +11.67% -18.75%
10th Percentile £25.50 £9.61 £12.25
90th Percentile £40.71 £29.92 £40.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +50.00%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -15 6 £388 +3.33% 1
West Malling - 1 £338 - 1
Aylesford - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £350 -
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
3 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (36.84%) Data Management
4 14 (36.84%) .NET
5 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 12 (31.58%) Entity Framework
5 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (31.58%) Web Services
6 11 (28.95%) Algorithms
6 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
6 11 (28.95%) High Availability
6 11 (28.95%) Statistics
6 11 (28.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (18.42%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
8 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
8 5 (13.16%) Windows
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
9 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.53%) EMC
9 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
10 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (7.89%) Change Control
10 3 (7.89%) Finance
10 3 (7.89%) ETL
10 3 (7.89%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DHCP
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) BGP
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) NX-OS
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) VLAN
2 1 (2.63%) VXLAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.26%) Power BI
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.63%) QlikView
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
2 1 (2.63%) TestRail
2 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Front Office
2 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Database Developer
3 12 (31.58%) SQL Database Developer
3 12 (31.58%) SSIS Developer
3 12 (31.58%) T-SQL Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Project Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Data Centre Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Data Migration Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Migration Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Migration Project Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
2 12 (31.58%) Entity Framework
2 12 (31.58%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) CSS3
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Algorithms
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Data Management
2 11 (28.95%) High Availability
2 11 (28.95%) Statistics
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
4 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
4 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 3 (7.89%) ETL
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) B2B
7 2 (5.26%) B2C
7 2 (5.26%) CRM
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) Logistics
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.26%) Revenue Management
8 1 (2.63%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (2.63%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (2.63%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) MCSA
1 1 (2.63%) MCSE
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) EMC
3 2 (5.26%) Capita
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Facebook
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Telerik