Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 25 May 2019 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.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing SDLC 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 6.98% 4.55% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 5.56% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
West Malling median daily rate £425 - £450
10th Percentile £413 - £425
90th Percentile £468 - £475
Kent median daily rate £500 £510 £475
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +43.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

SDLC 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 West Malling with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Malling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 38 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 88.37% 81.82% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 17
West Malling median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -7.89%
10th Percentile £275 £368 £325
90th Percentile £498 £507 £464
Kent median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £22.52
% change year-on-year +6.88% +77.62% -27.94%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Malling.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in West Malling

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SDLC in West Malling.

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in West Malling

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC 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 West Malling region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Levelling
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 (66.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Levelling
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft