Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 28 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18 -17
Contract jobs citing Web Development 27 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.24% 4.23% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% 5.13% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 16
Kent median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £344 £280 £263
90th Percentile £358 £433 £315
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +40.63% +14.29% -16.42%

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 410 409 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.61% 82.46% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 280 289
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £202
90th Percentile £625 £563 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.75 £114.40 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%

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 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 17 November 2017. 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 -10 4 £345 -3.50% 1
Dover - 2 £350 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £425 -
Web Development
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 26 (96.30%) MVC
2 25 (92.59%) Oracle
3 24 (88.89%) C#
3 24 (88.89%) .NET
4 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
4 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
5 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
5 20 (74.07%) Scrum
5 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (74.07%) TDD
5 20 (74.07%) N-Tier
5 20 (74.07%) Refactoring
5 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (66.67%) Web Services
7 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
7 13 (48.15%) Change Control
7 13 (48.15%) WCF
8 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 11 (40.74%) HTML
9 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
10 7 (25.93%) ADO.NET
11 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 3 (11.11%) Unix
13 2 (7.41%) VB
13 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
13 2 (7.41%) Photoshop

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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Fireworks
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Web Developer
4 11 (40.74%) .NET Web Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (14.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Django Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Linux Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (66.67%) Web Services
4 13 (48.15%) WCF
5 11 (40.74%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 7 (25.93%) ADO.NET
7 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
8 2 (7.41%) Ajax
8 2 (7.41%) CSS3
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) jQuery
8 2 (7.41%) React
8 2 (7.41%) Sass
9 1 (3.70%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) MVC
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (74.07%) Refactoring
2 20 (74.07%) Scrum
2 20 (74.07%) TDD
3 13 (48.15%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (7.41%) SDLC
4 2 (7.41%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Oracle
2 22 (81.48%) Microsoft