Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 6 months to 18 July 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 Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 43 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14 +23
Contract jobs citing Web Development 17 23 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.65% 4.22% 6.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 4.98% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 42
Kent median daily rate £288 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.18% -0.74% +16.38%
10th Percentile £251 £266 £231
90th Percentile £379 £408 £436
South East median daily rate £425 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +14.86% +5.71% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £42.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year -34.50% +288.64% -60.00%

Web 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 368 462 626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 78.97% 84.77% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 333 459
Kent median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £275 £205 £204
90th Percentile £637 £549 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 11
Kent median hourly rate £39.90 £27.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.74% -31.55% +100.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £49.50 £29.92 £175.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.03
% change year-on-year +25.01% -16.77% +11.51%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Kent

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Kent

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Kent

Web 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 Development in Kent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Kent

Web 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 Development within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 July 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 +7 5 £363 +24.46% 2
Tunbridge Wells -1 1 - - 5
West Malling - 1 £475 -
Canterbury - 1 £125 - 1
Web Development
South East

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

1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 15 (88.24%) CSS3
4 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
5 12 (70.59%) Ajax
5 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
6 11 (64.71%) React
7 10 (58.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 10 (58.82%) Subversion
7 10 (58.82%) Degree
8 9 (52.94%) HTML5
9 8 (47.06%) Photoshop
9 8 (47.06%) MVC
10 7 (41.18%) Sass
11 6 (35.29%) User Experience
11 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
11 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
11 6 (35.29%) Oracle
11 6 (35.29%) SQL
11 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
12 5 (29.41%) PHP
12 5 (29.41%) Unix
12 5 (29.41%) Wireframes
13 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (23.53%) .NET
14 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
14 3 (17.65%) WordPress
14 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development

Web 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 3 (17.65%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
1 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (58.82%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) Grunt
3 2 (11.76%) gulp
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.88%) Moq
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Web Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (52.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (35.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (35.29%) HTML Developer
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (29.41%) UI Developer
5 5 (29.41%) UI/UX Developer
5 5 (29.41%) UX Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Web UI Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Web UI/UX Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) CSS3
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
4 12 (70.59%) Ajax
5 11 (64.71%) React
6 9 (52.94%) HTML5
7 7 (41.18%) Sass
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 2 (11.76%) LESS
10 2 (11.76%) Node.js
11 1 (5.88%) Fluent NHibernate
11 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Wireframes
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile First
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
5 2 (11.76%) SOLID
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.88%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (5.88%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Zend