Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 20 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 +21 -8
Contract jobs citing Migration 44 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.21% 9.11% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.92% 10.48% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 51 23
Kent median daily rate £350 £338 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -12.34% +10.00%
10th Percentile £290 £201 £156
90th Percentile £578 £550 £448
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.41% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Kent median hourly rate £13.68 £13.00 £100.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.23% -87.02% +621.88%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £30.46
90th Percentile £16.24 £13.00 £174.89
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £14.18 £15.25
% change year-on-year +5.78% -7.02% -19.74%

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 369 477 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 77.20% 86.89% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 346 444
Kent median daily rate £400 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.48% +0.71% -4.76%
10th Percentile £290 £204 £183
90th Percentile £593 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 11
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.62% -30.71% +125.15%
10th Percentile £15.53 £10.65 £13.00
90th Percentile £49.95 £29.92 £175.00
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +13.64%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Tunbridge Wells +8 3 £325 -
Maidstone -3 3 £425 +21.43% 2
West Malling +1 1 £338 -3.57%
Tonbridge - 1 - -
Aylesford - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £201 -
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 10 (22.73%) Project Management
4 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 10
5 8 (18.18%) Fintech
5 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 8 (18.18%) Retail
6 7 (15.91%) Finance
6 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
6 7 (15.91%) Citrix
7 6 (13.64%) SQL
7 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.64%) Data Management
7 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
7 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
8 5 (11.36%) Skype
8 5 (11.36%) Office 365
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
8 5 (11.36%) TDD
8 5 (11.36%) AS400
8 5 (11.36%) VMware
8 5 (11.36%) .NET
8 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
8 5 (11.36%) DNS
8 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) B2B
9 4 (9.09%) B2C
9 4 (9.09%) EMC
9 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Project

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 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) DNS
1 5 (11.36%) Skype
2 2 (4.55%) DHCP
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) ISDN
2 2 (4.55%) PBX
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) VLAN
2 2 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (2.27%) BGP
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.27%) IPsec
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) NX-OS
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.27%) Power BI
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
2 1 (2.27%) TestRail
2 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Project Manager
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Migration Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Migration Project Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Data Migration Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 5 (11.36%) AS400 Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Citrix Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 4 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) CSS3
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) HTML5
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Fintech
3 5 (11.36%) AS400
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.82%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
5 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.27%) NHS
6 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows 10
3 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 6 (13.64%) Data Management
3 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
3 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.36%) TDD
5 4 (9.09%) B2B
5 4 (9.09%) B2C
5 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.09%) High Availability
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Logistics
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (6.82%) Change Control
6 3 (6.82%) Scrum
6 3 (6.82%) SDLC
6 3 (6.82%) Statistics
6 3 (6.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.27%) MCSA
1 1 (2.27%) MCSE
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.27%) PMP
1 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 3 (6.82%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Citrix
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) EMC
5 3 (6.82%) Wyse
6 2 (4.55%) Apple
6 2 (4.55%) Capita
6 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) Facebook
7 1 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) ShoreTel
7 1 (2.27%) Telerik