Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Full Stack Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Full Stack Development over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 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.

Full Stack Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 29 41
Rank change year-on-year -18 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing Full Stack Development 182 123 290
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 4.53% 6.18% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% 6.95% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 103 254
10th Percentile £413 £363 £413
25th Percentile £450 £484 £476
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -2.33%
75th Percentile £664 £638 £622
90th Percentile £772 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £68.25 - -
Central London median hourly rate £68.25 - -

Full Stack 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,663 1,771 5,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.07% 88.95% 90.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,818 1,328 4,117
10th Percentile £369 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.84%
75th Percentile £650 £602 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 51
10th Percentile £18.33 £14.59 £12.00
25th Percentile £21.00 £22.38 £13.49
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +18.64% +51.28% +4.28%
75th Percentile £61.19 £39.44 £24.25
90th Percentile £67.55 £46.53 £51.25
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.89 £20.92
% change year-on-year +17.10% +42.91% +11.84%

Full Stack Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Full Stack Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Development in the City of London

Full Stack Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Full Stack Development in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Full Stack Development in the City of London

Full Stack Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Development in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Full Stack Development in the City of London

Full Stack Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Full Stack Development in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Full Stack Development in the City of London

Full Stack Development
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Full Stack Development within the City of London region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
London Bridge - 1 £575 -
Full Stack Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Full Stack 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 City of London region with a requirement for Full Stack Development.

1 91 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 78 (42.86%) React
3 67 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (34.62%) AngularJS
5 57 (31.32%) HTML
5 57 (31.32%) CSS
5 57 (31.32%) DevOps
6 55 (30.22%) Azure
7 51 (28.02%) AWS
8 47 (25.82%) Node.js
9 46 (25.27%) Java
10 43 (23.63%) C#
11 41 (22.53%) Git (software)
12 40 (21.98%) .NET
13 39 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 37 (20.33%) TDD
14 37 (20.33%) Finance
15 36 (19.78%) SQL
16 34 (18.68%) TypeScript
17 33 (18.13%) Microservices
17 33 (18.13%) Python
18 31 (17.03%) Jenkins
19 30 (16.48%) HTML5
20 27 (14.84%) CSS3
20 27 (14.84%) PHP
20 27 (14.84%) Docker
21 26 (14.29%) MVC
21 26 (14.29%) Sass
22 24 (13.19%) Serverless
23 23 (12.64%) Vue.js

Full Stack Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (5.49%) CMS
2 4 (2.20%) Drupal
2 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.65%) IIS
4 2 (1.10%) Confluence
4 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.55%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.55%) Moodle
5 1 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) InVision
1 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.55%) Sketch
1 1 (0.55%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 55 (30.22%) Azure
2 51 (28.02%) AWS
3 24 (13.19%) Serverless
4 14 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (3.30%) Amazon S3
5 6 (3.30%) SaaS
6 5 (2.75%) GCP
7 4 (2.20%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (2.20%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.65%) AWS Step Functions
8 3 (1.65%) Azure Functions
8 3 (1.65%) Azure Service Bus
8 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.65%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.10%) GitHub
9 2 (1.10%) npm
9 2 (1.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.59%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.40%) MySQL
4 7 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.10%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2017
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (22.53%) Git (software)
2 31 (17.03%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.85%) Maven
4 5 (2.75%) JIRA
5 3 (1.65%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.65%) JMeter
5 3 (1.65%) Sourcetree
5 3 (1.65%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.65%) webpack
6 2 (1.10%) Appium
6 2 (1.10%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.10%) GitLab
6 2 (1.10%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.10%) Postman
6 2 (1.10%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (1.10%) Selenium
6 2 (1.10%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.10%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (20.33%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Social Skills
3 13 (7.14%) Banking
4 11 (6.04%) Retail
5 9 (4.95%) Front Office
6 8 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.30%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.10%) Advertising
8 2 (1.10%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.10%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.55%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.55%) Law
9 1 (0.55%) Legal
9 1 (0.55%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (77.47%) Developer
2 74 (40.66%) Full Stack Developer
3 26 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 20 (10.99%) React Developer
5 18 (9.89%) Angular Developer
6 17 (9.34%) PHP Developer
7 16 (8.79%) .NET Developer
8 15 (8.24%) Backend Developer
9 12 (6.59%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.95%) UI Developer
11 7 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.85%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.30%) Cloud Developer
12 6 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.30%) Senior Developer
13 5 (2.75%) AWS Developer
13 5 (2.75%) Salesforce Developer
14 4 (2.20%) AWS Engineer
14 4 (2.20%) Drupal Developer
14 4 (2.20%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (42.86%) React
2 63 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 57 (31.32%) CSS
3 57 (31.32%) HTML
4 47 (25.82%) Node.js
5 40 (21.98%) .NET
6 30 (16.48%) HTML5
7 27 (14.84%) CSS3
8 26 (14.29%) Sass
9 23 (12.64%) Vue.js
10 22 (12.09%) Spring
11 20 (10.99%) Laravel
11 20 (10.99%) Web Services
12 17 (9.34%) LESS
12 17 (9.34%) Vuetify.js
13 15 (8.24%) Spring Boot
14 13 (7.14%) REST
15 12 (6.59%) .NET Core
15 12 (6.59%) Redux
16 11 (6.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.85%) User Experience
3 6 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.20%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.20%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.20%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.10%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.55%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.55%) Equities
6 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) IVR
6 1 (0.55%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.55%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.65%) Windows
2 1 (0.55%) Linux
2 1 (0.55%) Unix
2 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (31.32%) DevOps
3 39 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 37 (20.33%) TDD
5 33 (18.13%) Microservices
6 26 (14.29%) MVC
7 22 (12.09%) Scrum
8 20 (10.99%) Web Development
9 19 (10.44%) Front End Development
10 12 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.59%) OO
10 12 (6.59%) OOP
11 11 (6.04%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.49%) E-Commerce
12 10 (5.49%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.40%) SDLC
14 7 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
15 6 (3.30%) API Development
15 6 (3.30%) Problem-Solving
15 6 (3.30%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 46 (25.27%) Java
3 43 (23.63%) C#
4 36 (19.78%) SQL
5 34 (18.68%) TypeScript
6 33 (18.13%) Python
7 27 (14.84%) PHP
8 9 (4.95%) Ruby
9 5 (2.75%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.20%) C++
11 2 (1.10%) ES6
11 2 (1.10%) Java 8
11 2 (1.10%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.55%) Perl
12 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (3.85%) Degree
2 6 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.65%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.10%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.55%) GDPR
3 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (14.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.30%) Terraform
2 4 (2.20%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.55%) Ansible
3 1 (0.55%) Nessus
3 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (5.49%) Microsoft
1 10 (5.49%) Oracle
2 6 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.65%) Sybase
4 2 (1.10%) HP
4 2 (1.10%) IBM
5 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.55%) Cadence
5 1 (0.55%) Databricks
5 1 (0.55%) Google
5 1 (0.55%) New Relic
5 1 (0.55%) Telerik