The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 64 85
Rank change year-on-year +6 +21  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 25 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.42% 1.60% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.67% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 2
Median daily rate £400 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +8.14% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -18.42%  

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 970 1016 1149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 93.72% 95.58% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 534 522
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 40
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.88% +39.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -3 14 £375 +46.34%
Aylesbury - 3 £375 -
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 30 March 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 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 39 (88.64%) Front End Development
3 38 (86.36%) CSS
4 36 (81.82%) HTML
5 29 (65.91%) HTML5
5 29 (65.91%) CSS3
6 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (40.91%) AngularJS
8 17 (38.64%) Sass
9 16 (36.36%) Java
9 16 (36.36%) Finance
10 15 (34.09%) Scrum
11 12 (27.27%) jQuery
11 12 (27.27%) Banking
11 12 (27.27%) LESS
12 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (20.45%) React
13 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
14 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (18.18%) Redux
14 8 (18.18%) Web Development
14 8 (18.18%) Node.js
15 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
16 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
17 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
18 4 (9.09%) User Experience
18 4 (9.09%) JSP
18 4 (9.09%) SOAP
19 3 (6.82%) REST
19 3 (6.82%) Hadoop

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 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Big Data
1 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.27%) Impala
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) git-flow
3 3 (6.82%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) CSS
2 36 (81.82%) HTML
3 29 (65.91%) CSS3
3 29 (65.91%) HTML5
4 18 (40.91%) AngularJS
5 17 (38.64%) Sass
6 12 (27.27%) jQuery
6 12 (27.27%) LESS
7 9 (20.45%) React
8 8 (18.18%) Node.js
8 8 (18.18%) Redux
8 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (9.09%) JSP
9 4 (9.09%) SOAP
10 3 (6.82%) Compass CSS Framework
10 3 (6.82%) Java EE
10 3 (6.82%) JSON
10 3 (6.82%) REST
10 3 (6.82%) WSDL
10 3 (6.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Front End Development
2 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Scrum
4 8 (18.18%) Web Development
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) MVC
9 1 (2.27%) B2B
9 1 (2.27%) CRM
9 1 (2.27%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 1 (2.27%) MapReduce
9 1 (2.27%) Prototyping
9 1 (2.27%) SEO
9 1 (2.27%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.27%) TDD
9 1 (2.27%) Web Design
9 1 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 16 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe
1 1 (2.27%) Twitter