Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 16 January 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.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 67 81
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 +7
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 55 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.38% 1.98% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 2.36% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 26
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.53% +10.42% -7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £263
90th Percentile £475 £392 £388
South East median daily rate £375 £370 £325
% change year-on-year +1.35% +13.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £15.00
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £15.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +225.00% -53.13% +42.22%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,905 1,401 1,959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.57% 84.04% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 758 991
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +6.73% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £257 £250
90th Percentile £538 £572 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 58 64
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.84% +22.54%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.21 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.48 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Buckinghamshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Development in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Buckinghamshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Buckinghamshire

Front End Development
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Milton Keynes -5 37 £413 +37.50% 8
Aylesbury -5 5 £325 -1.89% 10
High Wycombe -8 2 £413 +17.86% 2
Front End Development
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 31 (56.36%) AngularJS
2 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
4 20 (36.36%) CSS
5 19 (34.55%) Spring Boot
6 18 (32.73%) HTML
7 15 (27.27%) TDD
8 14 (25.45%) Spring
8 14 (25.45%) Scrum
9 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
9 12 (21.82%) jQuery
10 11 (20.00%) Finance
10 11 (20.00%) Java
11 10 (18.18%) Banking
11 10 (18.18%) User Experience
12 9 (16.36%) API Development
12 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (16.36%) Web Development
13 8 (14.55%) Retail
13 8 (14.55%) Test-First Development
13 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
13 8 (14.55%) HTML5
14 7 (12.73%) Node.js
14 7 (12.73%) CSS3
14 7 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (12.73%) IBM
15 6 (10.91%) MVC
15 6 (10.91%) Ajax
15 6 (10.91%) RESTful
16 5 (9.09%) Microservices

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (3.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) Drupal
2 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) Liferay
2 1 (1.82%) nginx
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Big Data
1 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.82%) Redis
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) gulp
3 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) Babel
5 1 (1.82%) git-flow
5 1 (1.82%) GitLab
5 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (50.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (29.09%) Angular Developer
4 9 (16.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) HTML Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 2 (3.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.64%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.64%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) AngularJS
2 20 (36.36%) CSS
3 19 (34.55%) Spring Boot
4 18 (32.73%) HTML
5 14 (25.45%) Spring
6 12 (21.82%) jQuery
7 8 (14.55%) HTML5
8 7 (12.73%) CSS3
8 7 (12.73%) Node.js
9 6 (10.91%) Ajax
9 6 (10.91%) RESTful
10 5 (9.09%) Swagger
10 5 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
11 4 (7.27%) J2EE
11 4 (7.27%) JSON
11 4 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (7.27%) Sass
12 3 (5.45%) .NET
12 3 (5.45%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (3.64%) W3C
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) TDD
3 14 (25.45%) Scrum
4 9 (16.36%) API Development
4 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (16.36%) Web Development
5 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.55%) Test-First Development
6 7 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
8 5 (9.09%) Microservices
9 4 (7.27%) OO
10 3 (5.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 3 (5.45%) Kanban
11 2 (3.64%) SEO
11 2 (3.64%) Wireframes
12 1 (1.82%) Document Management
12 1 (1.82%) OOD
12 1 (1.82%) SOA
12 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) SQL
4 1 (1.82%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
1 2 (3.64%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) IBM
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe
2 2 (3.64%) hybris
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Capita
3 1 (1.82%) OpenText
3 1 (1.82%) Sencha