Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 35 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Development 18 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.76% 5.20% 6.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 6.05% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 44
Kent median daily rate £350 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -0.74% +10.66%
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £345
% change year-on-year +13.33% +8.70% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £43.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +230.77% -42.22%

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 372 496 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 77.66% 85.96% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 350 429
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £263 £201 £181
90th Percentile £629 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £433 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.22% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 20
Kent median hourly rate £39.81 £27.38 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.38% +16.51% +54.10%
10th Percentile £16.98 £10.14 £12.17
90th Percentile £47.75 £29.92 £175.00
South East median hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £26.60
% change year-on-year -5.56% -15.41% +23.43%

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 19 April 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
Tunbridge Wells +12 3 £350 +4.48%
Maidstone -1 3 £400 +45.45% 5
Dover - 2 £350 - 1
West Malling - 1 - - 2
Web Development
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) Oracle
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (72.22%) CSS
5 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (66.67%) TDD
6 11 (61.11%) Refactoring
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (61.11%) Scrum
6 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
6 11 (61.11%) N-Tier
7 10 (55.56%) Web Services
7 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
8 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
9 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
9 7 (38.89%) ADO.NET
9 7 (38.89%) SQL
10 5 (27.78%) WCF
11 3 (16.67%) Change Control
12 2 (11.11%) jQuery
12 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
13 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server

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 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Moq
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Developer
3 13 (72.22%) Web Developer
4 12 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 12 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (66.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (27.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 7 (38.89%) ADO.NET
6 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) WCF
8 2 (11.11%) jQuery
9 1 (5.56%) CSS3
9 1 (5.56%) HTML5
9 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (61.11%) Refactoring
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.56%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (5.56%) Microservices
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Telerik