Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 14 December 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 Services
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 17.50% 20.69% 14.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.92% 33.33% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
West Malling median daily rate £425 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
Kent median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Malling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 26 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 65.00% 62.07% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
West Malling median daily rate £415 £345 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.29% +10.40% -30.56%
10th Percentile £370 £331 £236
90th Percentile £478 £475 £376
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +21.43% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in West Malling

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in West Malling

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Malling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in West Malling over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in West Malling

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services 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 Web Services.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Entity Framework
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (57.14%) Multithreaded Programming
4 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) LINQ
6 2 (28.57%) API Development
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 1 (14.29%) High Availability
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 1 (14.29%) RESTful
7 1 (14.29%) Data Management
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (14.29%) Statistics
7 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
7 1 (14.29%) TeamCity

Web Services
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Concurrent Programming
1 4 (57.14%) Multithreaded Programming
1 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) API Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Due Diligence
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore