The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 71 76
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 27 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.65% 0.62% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 0.65% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 11
Median daily rate £375 £356 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £321 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 982 927 1168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.56% 96.26% 97.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 487 592
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 33 38
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -28.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Buckinghamshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Buckinghamshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Buckinghamshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Buckinghamshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 11 £260 -27.01%
Aylesbury - 4 £375 - 3
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 49 (94.23%) Front End Development
2 42 (80.77%) CSS
2 42 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 39 (75.00%) HTML
4 30 (57.69%) HTML5
5 27 (51.92%) CSS3
5 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (40.38%) Sass
7 20 (38.46%) Finance
8 19 (36.54%) Banking
9 16 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 14 (26.92%) LESS
11 13 (25.00%) Scrum
12 12 (23.08%) jQuery
12 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
12 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (19.23%) Redux
13 10 (19.23%) Node.js
14 9 (17.31%) Java
14 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
15 8 (15.38%) JSON
16 7 (13.46%) Ajax
16 7 (13.46%) SQL
17 6 (11.54%) User Experience
17 6 (11.54%) React
18 5 (9.62%) git-flow
18 5 (9.62%) Java EE
18 5 (9.62%) Spring
18 5 (9.62%) KnockoutJS

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Big Data
1 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.92%) Impala
3 1 (1.92%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) git-flow
4 4 (7.69%) JUnit
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 19 (36.54%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (80.77%) CSS
2 39 (75.00%) HTML
3 30 (57.69%) HTML5
4 27 (51.92%) CSS3
5 21 (40.38%) Sass
6 16 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 14 (26.92%) LESS
8 12 (23.08%) jQuery
9 10 (19.23%) Node.js
9 10 (19.23%) Redux
9 10 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (15.38%) JSON
11 7 (13.46%) Ajax
12 6 (11.54%) React
13 5 (9.62%) Java EE
13 5 (9.62%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (9.62%) Spring
14 4 (7.69%) XHTML
14 4 (7.69%) XML
15 3 (5.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.54%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (94.23%) Front End Development
2 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (5.77%) Web Development
5 2 (3.85%) Analytics
5 2 (3.85%) MapReduce
5 2 (3.85%) MVC
5 2 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (3.85%) Time Management
5 2 (3.85%) Web Application Development
6 1 (1.92%) CRM
6 1 (1.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.31%) Java
3 7 (13.46%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) ES6
5 1 (1.92%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Adobe
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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