Period
to 18 September 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 18 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.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 74 88
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 +29
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 41 67 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.18% 2.99% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 3.62% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +17.65% +8.51%
10th Percentile £300 £255 £120
90th Percentile £538 £450 £395
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - £15.00

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 1,605 1,853 1,525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 85.46% 82.72% 85.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 859 855
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £249 £228 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 69 50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.85% +17.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £9.09 £9.80 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.38 £77.50 £46.90
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% -10.87% +2.22%

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 18 September 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 18 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
Milton Keynes -7 24 £395 +12.86% 11
Aylesbury -4 3 £525 +40.00% 8
High Wycombe - 1 £400 - 2
Front End Development
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
2 28 (68.29%) HTML
3 26 (63.41%) CSS
4 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (43.90%) HTML5
6 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
7 14 (34.15%) User Experience
8 12 (29.27%) CSS3
9 11 (26.83%) Sass
9 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
10 10 (24.39%) jQuery
10 10 (24.39%) Java
10 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
11 9 (21.95%) Finance
11 9 (21.95%) TDD
11 9 (21.95%) iPad
12 8 (19.51%) hybris
12 8 (19.51%) BDD
12 8 (19.51%) Demandware
12 8 (19.51%) Magento
12 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
12 8 (19.51%) ATG
12 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
12 8 (19.51%) Web Development
12 8 (19.51%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (19.51%) Oracle
13 7 (17.07%) DB2
13 7 (17.07%) SQL
13 7 (17.07%) Migration
13 7 (17.07%) SEO

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 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
1 8 (19.51%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (14.63%) CMS
3 5 (12.20%) Drupal
3 5 (12.20%) WordPress
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Magento
2 7 (17.07%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) DB2
2 6 (14.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Grunt
2 3 (7.32%) gulp
2 3 (7.32%) webpack
3 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.88%) PhantomJS
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 27 (65.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (19.51%) UI Developer
5 6 (14.63%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (14.63%) HTML Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Maximo Developer
6 5 (12.20%) JSP Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Angular Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (7.32%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Business Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Business Project Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Capability Manager
9 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.44%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Project Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) HTML
2 26 (63.41%) CSS
3 18 (43.90%) HTML5
4 12 (29.27%) CSS3
5 11 (26.83%) Sass
6 10 (24.39%) jQuery
7 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
8 7 (17.07%) LESS
8 7 (17.07%) Middleware
9 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (12.20%) Node.js
10 5 (12.20%) React
11 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (9.76%) Vue.js
12 3 (7.32%) Ajax
13 2 (4.88%) Chai
13 2 (4.88%) JSTL
13 2 (4.88%) Spring
13 2 (4.88%) XHTML
14 1 (2.44%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) User Experience
2 9 (21.95%) iPad
3 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
3 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
4 9 (21.95%) TDD
5 8 (19.51%) BDD
5 8 (19.51%) Web Development
6 7 (17.07%) Data Integration
6 7 (17.07%) Migration
6 7 (17.07%) SEO
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.32%) B2C
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (7.32%) MVC
8 3 (7.32%) OOP
9 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Microservices
9 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) Java
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) APMP
2 1 (2.44%) CIPD
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) ATG
1 8 (19.51%) Demandware
1 8 (19.51%) hybris
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Perforce