Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Continuous Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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.

Continuous Deployment
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.41% 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Kent median daily rate - £525 -
South East median daily rate £500 £520 £450
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Deployment 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 300 427 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.75% 79.66% 83.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 324 278
Kent median daily rate £413 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -3.45% +7.41%
10th Percentile £180 £215 £193
90th Percentile £600 £609 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 5
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £26.06 £10.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.29% +144.72% -53.19%
10th Percentile £15.19 £25.20 £9.61
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.10 £21.95
South East median hourly rate £26.91 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.10% +6.67% -21.74%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in Kent

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Deployment in Kent

Continuous Deployment
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 Continuous Deployment within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Chatham - 2 - -
Continuous Deployment
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Deployment 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 Continuous Deployment.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) MSTest
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 2 (40.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (40.00%) AMQP
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) MVC

Continuous Deployment
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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) NServiceBus
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) AMQP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) MSTest
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Appium
3 1 (20.00%) Calabash
3 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Xamarin