Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 14 December 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 72 68
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 27 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.39% 1.78% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.09% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.64% +5.90%
10th Percentile £391 £293 £304
90th Percentile £530 £443 £444
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +193.33% - -
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +193.33% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 980 1,197 944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.80% 85.26% 83.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 605 435
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £263 £241 £216
90th Percentile £586 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £449 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 108 98
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £32.50 £40.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.75% +11.72% +90.79%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £51.75 £51.63 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.38 £36.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year -49.66% +14.96% +27.00%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Cambridgeshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Cambridgeshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Cambridgeshire

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Development in Cambridgeshire

Front End Development
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Cambridge -2 14 £425 +3.98% 21
Peterborough -2 1 £525 +40.00% 4
Front End Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) jQuery
2 14 (51.85%) React
3 10 (37.04%) Technical Debt
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (11.11%) Microservices
9 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5
9 3 (11.11%) Node.js
9 3 (11.11%) CSS3
9 3 (11.11%) MVC
9 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) Linux
10 2 (7.41%) UML
10 2 (7.41%) JBoss
10 2 (7.41%) SOAP
10 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
10 2 (7.41%) Oracle
10 2 (7.41%) C#
10 2 (7.41%) Windows

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) WildFly
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) GIS
1 2 (7.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Hudson
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.41%) VisualVM
4 1 (3.70%) gulp
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (37.04%) React Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) jQuery
1 14 (51.85%) React
2 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) CSS3
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) Node.js
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.41%) Ajax
6 2 (7.41%) Dojo
6 2 (7.41%) Java EE
6 2 (7.41%) JSON
6 2 (7.41%) Memcached
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) SOAP
6 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.70%) Animation
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Fintech
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Technical Debt
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Scrum
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Microservices
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.41%) API Development
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Design Thinking
5 2 (7.41%) MVVM
5 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) UML
5 2 (7.41%) Wireframes
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) ES6
4 1 (3.70%) ES7
4 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) MuleSoft
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Google