Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing MVC 35 66 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.94% 13.02% 8.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.36% 16.22% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 54 22
Kent median daily rate £418 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £309 £325 £256
90th Percentile £488 £372 £418
South East median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.26% +14.00%

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 374 407 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.81% 80.28% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 313 289
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +12.59%
10th Percentile £227 £226 £193
90th Percentile £600 £581 £570
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 7
Kent median hourly rate £38.00 £25.69 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.92% +22.33% -33.86%
10th Percentile £12.05 £13.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £47.50 £114.40
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 10 £450 +28.57% 11
West Malling -7 7 £418 +22.79% 3
Tunbridge Wells -5 4 £368 +5.00% 5
Dover - 2 £450 -
Dartford - 1 £400 - 4
Sittingbourne - 1 £450 - 1
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 28 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (77.14%) .NET
3 26 (74.29%) C#
3 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
4 24 (68.57%) HTML
4 24 (68.57%) AngularJS
5 19 (54.29%) SQL
5 19 (54.29%) Git (software)
6 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
6 18 (51.43%) TDD
7 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
8 15 (42.86%) CSS
9 14 (40.00%) jQuery
9 14 (40.00%) Web Development
9 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (34.29%) Finance
12 11 (31.43%) Windows
13 10 (28.57%) Degree
14 9 (25.71%) ReSharper
14 9 (25.71%) HTML5
14 9 (25.71%) CSS3
14 9 (25.71%) IIS
14 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
14 9 (25.71%) Oracle
14 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
15 8 (22.86%) CMS
15 8 (22.86%) Subversion
15 8 (22.86%) Software Architecture

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 (25.71%) IIS
2 8 (22.86%) CMS
3 5 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Confluence
5 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
5 5 (14.29%) MySQL
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.71%) ReSharper
3 8 (22.86%) Subversion
3 8 (22.86%) TeamCity
4 6 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (14.29%) Selenium
5 5 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) PhpStorm
7 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) .NET Developer
3 16 (45.71%) C# Developer
4 14 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Developer
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (17.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (17.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (17.14%) Web Developer
8 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (14.29%) UI Developer
8 5 (14.29%) UI/UX Developer
8 5 (14.29%) UX Developer
8 5 (14.29%) Web UI Developer
8 5 (14.29%) Web UI/UX Developer
9 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
10 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) .NET
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
3 24 (68.57%) AngularJS
3 24 (68.57%) HTML
4 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
5 15 (42.86%) CSS
6 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (40.00%) jQuery
7 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (25.71%) CSS3
8 9 (25.71%) HTML5
9 7 (20.00%) Ajax
9 7 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (20.00%) REST
10 6 (17.14%) .NET Core
10 6 (17.14%) LINQ
11 5 (14.29%) Backbone.js
11 5 (14.29%) JSON
11 5 (14.29%) React
11 5 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) TDD
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) Web Development
4 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
5 8 (22.86%) Software Architecture
6 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Scrum
8 5 (14.29%) Change Management
8 5 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (14.29%) MVVM
8 5 (14.29%) Prototyping
8 5 (14.29%) System Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Wireframes
9 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
10 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.57%) OWASP
10 3 (8.57%) Secure Coding
10 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (74.29%) C#
3 19 (54.29%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) R
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.86%) Facebook
3 1 (2.86%) Zend