Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 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.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 121 53
Rank change year-on-year +23 -68 +45
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 7 54 136
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 1.26% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.44% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 31 110
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £343 £325 £313
90th Percentile £455 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £390 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -13.33% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £30.50 -

Front End 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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,469 3,747 3,500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.38% 87.67% 86.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 1,813 1,772
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.29%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £270
90th Percentile £638 £615 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 118 80
Median hourly rate £25.91 £21.99 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.83% +2.28% +43.33%
10th Percentile £16.15 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £54.10 £74.88 £50.13
Median hourly rate £29.40 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% +26.00% +25.00%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Berkshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Front End Development in Berkshire

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Front End Development in Berkshire

Front End Development
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. 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
Newbury +8 2 £375 +11.11% 1
Slough +21 1 £450 -
Bracknell +17 1 £350 -25.93% 2
Reading +17 1 - - 2
Front End Development
South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Front End 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) TypeScript
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (14.29%) AWS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) NumPy
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) MapReduce

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Firebase
1 1 (14.29%) GCP
1 1 (14.29%) Google App Maker
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) BigQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Backend Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) NumPy
3 1 (14.29%) Pandas
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) scikit-learn
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Vision
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
2 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
2 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Stability
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) TypeScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google