Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 6 months to 18 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.

Web Application Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 54 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.91% 0.79% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.99% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Kent median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £274 £340 £313
90th Percentile £426 £340 £338
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £39.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.89% - -

Web Application Development 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 373 406 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.58% 80.24% 82.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 310 291
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +12.59%
10th Percentile £223 £225 £193
90th Percentile £600 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 7
Kent median hourly rate £36.50 £25.69 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.08% +22.33% -19.23%
10th Percentile £11.95 £13.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £43.25 £47.50 £114.40
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.17%

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Web Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in Kent

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in Kent

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Application Development in Kent over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Application Development in Kent

Web Application Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development in Kent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Application Development in Kent

Web Application Development
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 Web Application Development within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 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 +12 1 £425 - 3
Dartford - 1 £400 - 1
Web Application Development
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development 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 Web Application Development.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) gulp

Web Application Development
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 2 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft