Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 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.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 -8
Contract jobs citing MVC 27 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.22% 13.39% 9.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.40% 17.09% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 49 39
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +3.70% -
10th Percentile £220 £315 £297
90th Percentile £488 £471 £418
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% -8.42%

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 365 398 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.10% 78.35% 84.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 284 311
Kent median daily rate £425 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.65% -2.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £253 £206
90th Percentile £638 £634 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 11
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £39.81 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +45.38% +5.31%
10th Percentile £15.19 £23.32 £9.61
90th Percentile £46.45 £44.25 £29.92
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.29 £21.75
% change year-on-year +2.92% +11.68% -20.91%

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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 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
Dartford 0 4 £278 -26.00% 4
Maidstone -2 4 £475 +40.74% 12
Dover -1 3 £415 +18.57%
West Malling -3 3 £370 -17.78% 9
Tunbridge Wells -7 2 £443 +22.07% 6
Chatham - 2 - - 1
Tonbridge - 2 £448 - 4
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) C#
3 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
4 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
6 15 (55.56%) .NET Framework
6 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (51.85%) TDD
8 12 (44.44%) HTML
8 12 (44.44%) SQL
8 12 (44.44%) CSS
9 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
10 10 (37.04%) Entity Framework
11 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 9 (33.33%) Finance
11 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 9 (33.33%) .NET Core
12 8 (29.63%) BDD
13 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (22.22%) RESTful
14 6 (22.22%) REST
14 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
14 6 (22.22%) Scrum
15 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
15 5 (18.52%) Web Development
15 5 (18.52%) WCF
15 5 (18.52%) Web Services
15 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS

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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) AMQP
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
4 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) PhpStorm
5 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 21 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 14 (51.85%) C# Developer
4 12 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
5 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
6 10 (37.04%) Entity Framework
7 9 (33.33%) .NET Core
8 6 (22.22%) REST
8 6 (22.22%) RESTful
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (18.52%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (18.52%) WCF
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
10 4 (14.81%) jQuery
10 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) BDD
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 5 (18.52%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) SOLID
8 3 (11.11%) Kanban
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) API Design
9 2 (7.41%) API Testing
9 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.41%) MVVM
9 2 (7.41%) OO
9 2 (7.41%) OOP
9 2 (7.41%) SDLC
9 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore