Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing MVC 25 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.88% 9.87% 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.16% 11.88% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 39 41
Kent median daily rate £418 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% +3.70% +0.75%
10th Percentile £350 £312 £255
90th Percentile £444 £400 £400
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -1.10% +5.81% +72.00%

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 349 446 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 82.12% 83.05% 79.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 325 381
Kent median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £237 £205 £193
90th Percentile £604 £550 £575
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 10
Kent median hourly rate £39.38 £26.54 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.39% -26.80% +107.14%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.30 £16.38
90th Percentile £49.50 £45.75 £141.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.78 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.39% -12.09% -

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 August 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 20 August 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 +2 6 £425 +21.43% 4
West Malling -1 6 £418 +21.90% 1
Tunbridge Wells +3 4 £368 +5.00% 6
Dartford - 1 £400 - 1
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (76.00%) C#
1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) AngularJS
3 17 (68.00%) HTML
3 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 12 (48.00%) CSS
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (40.00%) CSS3
6 10 (40.00%) jQuery
6 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (36.00%) Degree
7 9 (36.00%) Subversion
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle
9 7 (28.00%) CMS
9 7 (28.00%) TDD
9 7 (28.00%) Web Development
9 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (28.00%) Ajax
9 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (28.00%) HTML5
9 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (24.00%) RDBMS

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 7 (28.00%) CMS
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (36.00%) Subversion
3 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (24.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (16.00%) ReSharper
6 1 (4.00%) NUnit
6 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium
6 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (48.00%) C# Developer
4 10 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Developer
6 6 (24.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (24.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (20.00%) UI Developer
7 5 (20.00%) UI/UX Developer
7 5 (20.00%) UX Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Web UI Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Web UI/UX Developer
8 4 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (12.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) AngularJS
3 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (68.00%) HTML
4 12 (48.00%) CSS
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (40.00%) CSS3
5 10 (40.00%) jQuery
6 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (28.00%) Ajax
6 7 (28.00%) HTML5
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (20.00%) LINQ
8 5 (20.00%) React
8 5 (20.00%) Sass
9 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (12.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) TDD
2 7 (28.00%) Web Development
3 5 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) MVVM
4 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
4 4 (16.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) System Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) SOLID
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) R
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Capita
4 1 (4.00%) Facebook
4 1 (4.00%) Infragistics
4 1 (4.00%) Zend