Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 48 33
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Development 25 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.84% 2.66% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.91% 3.25% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 15
Kent median daily rate £300 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £255 £333 £194
90th Percentile £433 £358 £418
South East median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +76.47% +13.33%

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 362 431 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.58% 81.94% 81.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 320 336
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +13.97%
10th Percentile £213 £205 £193
90th Percentile £575 £564 £575
South East median daily rate £434 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.52% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 8
Kent median hourly rate £36.50 £25.69 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.08% -15.77% +56.41%
10th Percentile £11.75 £13.00 £15.63
90th Percentile £46.38 £46.00 £110.55
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.81% -6.67% -0.73%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 5 £363 +5.07% 7
Tunbridge Wells +1 4 - - 4
West Malling - 3 £475 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £450 - 7
Canterbury - 1 £125 - 1
Web Development
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (88.00%) jQuery
3 21 (84.00%) HTML
4 20 (80.00%) CSS
4 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
5 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
6 16 (64.00%) CSS3
7 15 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 14 (56.00%) React
9 13 (52.00%) Degree
9 13 (52.00%) Subversion
9 13 (52.00%) Ajax
10 11 (44.00%) MVC
11 10 (40.00%) Photoshop
12 9 (36.00%) SQL
12 9 (36.00%) HTML5
12 9 (36.00%) Sass
13 7 (28.00%) Wireframes
13 7 (28.00%) .NET
13 7 (28.00%) MySQL
13 7 (28.00%) PHP
14 6 (24.00%) Oracle
14 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
14 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
14 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
14 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
14 6 (24.00%) User Experience
14 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (20.00%) TeamCity

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 5 (20.00%) WordPress
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (52.00%) Subversion
3 5 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (16.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (12.00%) ReSharper
6 2 (8.00%) Firebug
6 2 (8.00%) Grunt
6 2 (8.00%) gulp
7 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) Web Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (44.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (28.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 7 (28.00%) HTML Developer
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (20.00%) UI Developer
6 5 (20.00%) UI/UX Developer
6 5 (20.00%) UX Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Web UI Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Web UI/UX Developer
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (8.00%) WordPress Developer
9 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) C# WCF Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Developer
9 1 (4.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) jQuery
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
3 20 (80.00%) CSS
4 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (64.00%) CSS3
6 14 (56.00%) React
7 13 (52.00%) Ajax
8 9 (36.00%) HTML5
8 9 (36.00%) Sass
9 7 (28.00%) .NET
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
12 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (12.00%) RESTful
13 3 (12.00%) XML
14 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
14 2 (8.00%) JSON
14 2 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 11 (44.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) Wireframes
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) OWASP
5 3 (12.00%) Secure Coding
5 3 (12.00%) Web Design
6 2 (8.00%) Adaptive Web Design
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile First
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source Development
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) PHP 5
5 2 (8.00%) PHP 7
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Zend