Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 22 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.

Octopus Deploy
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - +45 +19
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.37% - 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.04% - 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Kent median daily rate £344 - £375
10th Percentile £306 - £355
90th Percentile £440 - £453
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 119 104 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.11% 20.39% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 81 48
Kent median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £321 £296
90th Percentile £488 £425 £638
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Kent median hourly rate £38.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +11.11%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in Kent

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in Kent

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Kent over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in Kent

Octopus Deploy
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 Octopus Deploy within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 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
Sittingbourne - 1 £450 -
Dover - 1 - -
Octopus Deploy
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 Octopus Deploy.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) ReSharper
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Secure Coding
4 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) OWASP
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Core

Octopus Deploy
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 4 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) OWASP
4 3 (50.00%) Secure Coding
4 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) API Design
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (16.67%) Kanban
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft