Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 6 months to 11 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.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
South East > Kent
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 8 15
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 -2
Contract jobs citing MVC 44 95 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.97% 17.46% 9.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.75% 21.79% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 70 31
Kent median daily rate £418 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% +3.70% +0.37%
10th Percentile £306 £321 £278
90th Percentile £488 £377 £420
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +13.33%

MVC 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 345 436 404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.03% 80.15% 83.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 329 284
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £181 £215 £193
90th Percentile £600 £625 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 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 £11.24 £25.30 £9.61
90th Percentile £42.50 £46.00 £21.95
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £22.75 £24.23
% change year-on-year +10.42% -6.09% -3.10%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Kent

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Kent

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Kent over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Kent

MVC
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 MVC within the Kent region over the 6 months to 11 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 -3 9 £475 +35.71% 19
West Malling -8 9 £418 +22.79% 4
Dartford - 5 £315 - 4
Tunbridge Wells -7 4 £368 +5.00% 8
Dover +1 2 £450 +28.57%
Tonbridge - 2 £448 - 8
Chatham - 1 - - 3
Sittingbourne - 1 £450 - 1
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MVC 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 MVC.

1 37 (84.09%) .NET
2 35 (79.55%) C#
3 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 33 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 27 (61.36%) .NET Framework
6 25 (56.82%) AngularJS
6 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (54.55%) HTML
8 23 (52.27%) SQL
8 23 (52.27%) Git (software)
9 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
9 21 (47.73%) TDD
10 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (36.36%) CSS
12 15 (34.09%) Entity Framework
12 15 (34.09%) Web Development
13 14 (31.82%) jQuery
14 12 (27.27%) Finance
15 10 (22.73%) .NET Core
15 10 (22.73%) Windows
15 10 (22.73%) TeamCity
15 10 (22.73%) Degree
16 9 (20.45%) ReSharper
16 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
16 9 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (20.45%) IIS
16 9 (20.45%) Oracle
16 9 (20.45%) Scrum

MVC
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 9 (20.45%) IIS
2 8 (18.18%) CMS
3 5 (11.36%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) AMQP
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (9.09%) MySQL
7 3 (6.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.73%) TeamCity
3 9 (20.45%) ReSharper
4 8 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (18.18%) Subversion
5 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (11.36%) Selenium
6 5 (11.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.27%) JIRA
8 1 (2.27%) PhpStorm
8 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (97.73%) Developer
2 34 (77.27%) .NET Developer
3 21 (47.73%) C# Developer
4 19 (43.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (27.27%) SQL Developer
6 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (15.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
10 5 (11.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (11.36%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (11.36%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (11.36%) UI Developer
10 5 (11.36%) UI/UX Developer
10 5 (11.36%) UX Developer
10 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
10 5 (11.36%) Web UI Developer
10 5 (11.36%) Web UI/UX Developer
11 3 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) .NET
2 33 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 27 (61.36%) .NET Framework
4 25 (56.82%) AngularJS
5 24 (54.55%) HTML
6 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (36.36%) CSS
8 15 (34.09%) Entity Framework
9 14 (31.82%) jQuery
10 10 (22.73%) .NET Core
11 9 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (18.18%) HTML5
12 8 (18.18%) RESTful
13 7 (15.91%) Ajax
13 7 (15.91%) CSS3
13 7 (15.91%) LINQ
13 7 (15.91%) REST
13 7 (15.91%) WCF
14 5 (11.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.36%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) TDD
3 15 (34.09%) Web Development
4 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.45%) Scrum
4 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
5 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.18%) Software Architecture
6 6 (13.64%) BDD
7 5 (11.36%) Change Management
7 5 (11.36%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.36%) MVVM
7 5 (11.36%) Prototyping
7 5 (11.36%) System Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Wireframes
8 4 (9.09%) Kanban
8 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (6.82%) OWASP
9 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C#
2 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 23 (52.27%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) R
5 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) Facebook