Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 2017 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)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 34 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.37% 0.46% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.58% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Cheltenham median daily rate £600 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.34% +17.14% -
Gloucestershire median daily rate £350 £380 £315
% change year-on-year -7.89% +20.63% +11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 114 173 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 78.08% 80.09% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 94 97
Cheltenham median daily rate £450 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.26% -4.06% -1.23%
10th Percentile £274 £277 £291
90th Percentile £663 £534 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 9
Cheltenham median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £19.65 £41.25 £40.80
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -19.74% -10.59% +14.86%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Cheltenham

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) D3.js
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) D3.js
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com