The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 87 124 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.71% 44.29% 37.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.06% 46.79% 38.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 60 37
Median daily rate £380 £338 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £286 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +11.02%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
310 265 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.73% 94.64% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 143 148
Median daily rate £425 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.86 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Kent region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Kent region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Developer
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 Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells 0 27 £388 +10.71% 6
Maidstone 0 6 £388 +14.81% 5
West Malling -2 5 £375 - 2
Tonbridge 0 4 £750 +122.22% 1
Dover 0 2 £255 -49.00%
Faversham 0 1 £500 - 2
Chatham -6 1 £425 -29.16% 2
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 107 (42.13%) JavaScript
2 106 (41.73%) HTML
3 102 (40.16%) CSS
4 101 (39.76%) SQL
5 90 (35.43%) .NET
6 85 (33.46%) C#
7 76 (29.92%) MVC
8 74 (29.13%) jQuery
9 64 (25.20%) HTML5
10 62 (24.41%) ASP.NET
10 62 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (22.44%) CSS3
12 55 (21.65%) TDD
13 54 (21.26%) Java
14 51 (20.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (18.90%) Web Development
15 48 (18.90%) Oracle
16 47 (18.50%) XML
17 45 (17.72%) Finance
17 45 (17.72%) Software Engineering
18 43 (16.93%) PL/SQL
19 42 (16.54%) SQL Server
19 42 (16.54%) ASP.NET Web API
20 39 (15.35%) .NET Framework
21 37 (14.57%) Microsoft
21 37 (14.57%) Oracle Database
22 35 (13.78%) KnockoutJS
23 34 (13.39%) AngularJS
24 31 (12.20%) SDLC
25 30 (11.81%) Entity Framework

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 27 (10.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 14 (5.51%) OpenStack
3 9 (3.54%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.54%) WordPress
4 6 (2.36%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.97%) JBoss
5 5 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.57%) CMS
7 3 (1.18%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.79%) Drupal
8 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.39%) Apache
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.36%) Magento
2 4 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.79%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.79%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.09%) PaaS
2 15 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.51%) Heroku
3 14 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.76%) Bluemix
5 4 (1.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.18%) IaaS
7 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.79%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.79%) SaaS
7 2 (0.79%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.57%) AMQP
1 4 (1.57%) HTTP
2 3 (1.18%) Network Security
3 2 (0.79%) FTP
4 1 (0.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) Modbus
4 1 (0.39%) Multicast
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.39%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.57%) Oracle Database
3 30 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (11.42%) Oracle Database 10g
5 25 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (7.87%) MySQL
7 16 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (4.72%) Redis
8 12 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.54%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (3.15%) DataStage
10 8 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.97%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
14 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
14 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (8.66%) Git (software)
1 22 (8.66%) Subversion
2 19 (7.48%) Oracle Forms
3 16 (6.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 14 (5.51%) Eclipse
4 14 (5.51%) Jasmine
5 11 (4.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (4.33%) Xcode
6 9 (3.54%) JIRA
6 9 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.15%) Ant
7 8 (3.15%) Maven
8 5 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.97%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.97%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.57%) Grunt
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.79%) Selenium
11 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
General
1 45 (17.72%) Finance
2 8 (3.15%) Banking
3 6 (2.36%) Retail
4 3 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.18%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.79%) Games
5 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (41.73%) HTML
2 102 (40.16%) CSS
3 90 (35.43%) .NET
4 74 (29.13%) jQuery
5 64 (25.20%) HTML5
6 62 (24.41%) ASP.NET
7 57 (22.44%) CSS3
8 51 (20.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (18.50%) XML
10 42 (16.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (15.35%) .NET Framework
12 35 (13.78%) KnockoutJS
13 34 (13.39%) AngularJS
14 30 (11.81%) Entity Framework
15 29 (11.42%) JSON
16 27 (10.63%) Web Services
17 20 (7.87%) Backbone.js
18 19 (7.48%) SignalR
19 18 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 18 (7.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.48%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (6.69%) iPad
4 16 (6.30%) Mobile App
5 14 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.94%) iPhone
7 7 (2.76%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.57%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.18%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.18%) NHS
10 2 (0.79%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.79%) User Experience
11 1 (0.39%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.39%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.39%) Informatics
11 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.39%) Physics
11 1 (0.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.24%) Unix
2 17 (6.69%) Linux
3 12 (4.72%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.15%) Android
5 5 (1.97%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.18%) Windows
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (29.92%) MVC
2 62 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (21.65%) TDD
4 48 (18.90%) Web Development
5 45 (17.72%) Software Engineering
6 31 (12.20%) SDLC
7 24 (9.45%) E-Commerce
8 20 (7.87%) Scrum
9 19 (7.48%) Waterfall
10 18 (7.09%) Business Analysis
11 17 (6.69%) ETL
11 17 (6.69%) Mobile Development
12 16 (6.30%) BDD
12 16 (6.30%) Business Development
12 16 (6.30%) Memory Management
12 16 (6.30%) SOLID
12 16 (6.30%) System Testing
13 15 (5.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (5.51%) Front End Development
14 14 (5.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 107 (42.13%) JavaScript
2 101 (39.76%) SQL
3 85 (33.46%) C#
4 54 (21.26%) Java
5 43 (16.93%) PL/SQL
6 20 (7.87%) PHP
7 16 (6.30%) Shell Script
8 14 (5.51%) Ruby
9 13 (5.12%) Go
10 12 (4.72%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.94%) Objective-C
12 8 (3.15%) AspectJ
12 8 (3.15%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.36%) VB
14 3 (1.18%) VBScript
15 2 (0.79%) ABAP
15 2 (0.79%) C
15 2 (0.79%) C++
15 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (9.06%) Degree
2 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.39%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (4.33%) vSphere
2 8 (3.15%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (2.36%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.79%) cPanel
Vendors
1 48 (18.90%) Oracle
2 37 (14.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.15%) IBM
4 5 (1.97%) SAP
5 3 (1.18%) Cognos
6 2 (0.79%) Adobe
6 2 (0.79%) ArcSight
6 2 (0.79%) PayPal
6 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.79%) Siebel
7 1 (0.39%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.39%) Remedy
7 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.39%) Zend
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