Period
to 2 August 2021

The median contractor rate for a Full Stack Developer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

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.

Full Stack Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 109 93 141
Rank change year-on-year -16 +48 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 19 13 52
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 0.78% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.84% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 39
10th Percentile £305 £313 £375
25th Percentile £338 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £438 £438
Median % change year-on-year +5.71% - +2.94%
75th Percentile £513 £511 £463
90th Percentile £545 £538 £496
England median daily rate £500 £475 £495
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.38 - -
England median hourly rate £60.27 £34.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year +75.97% -0.72% -23.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 2,012 1,554 4,038
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.75% 92.89% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,195 955 2,446
10th Percentile £149 £188 £213
25th Percentile £250 £313 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £433 £440
Median % change year-on-year -4.62% -1.70% +3.53%
75th Percentile £525 £525 £525
90th Percentile £600 £588 £588
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 102 247
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.58
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -23.08% +21.88% -3.03%
75th Percentile £24.00 £45.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £46.45 £55.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.11 £18.88
% change year-on-year -0.55% +6.54% +7.80%

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Full Stack Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Developer in the East of England

Full Stack Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Full Stack Developer in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Full Stack Developer in the East of England

Full Stack Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Full Stack Developer in the East of England

Full Stack Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Full Stack Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 2 August 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
Cambridgeshire -6 10 £400 -7.25% 16
Hertfordshire -22 4 £500 +11.11% 16
Essex +9 3 £463 -5.61% 7
Norfolk - 1 £325 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Full Stack Developer
England

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, Full Stack Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 14 (73.68%) React
3 8 (42.11%) Microservices
3 8 (42.11%) TypeScript
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Node.js
4 7 (36.84%) AWS
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Serverless
5 6 (31.58%) Terraform
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
6 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (21.05%) B2C
7 4 (21.05%) REST
7 4 (21.05%) Docker
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) GraphQL
7 4 (21.05%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (15.79%) Java 8
8 3 (15.79%) User Experience

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) AWS
2 6 (31.58%) Serverless
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (15.79%) Azure
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (5.26%) Akamai
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (5.26%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (5.26%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) Metadata
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Appium
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) git-flow
4 1 (5.26%) GitLab
4 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.26%) JMeter
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) PostCSS
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
1 2 (10.53%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) React
2 8 (42.11%) Node.js
3 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 5 (26.32%) CSS3
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) GraphQL
6 4 (21.05%) REST
7 3 (15.79%) Spring
7 3 (15.79%) Spring Boot
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) .NET
8 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 2 (10.53%) Jest
8 2 (10.53%) Spring Cloud
8 2 (10.53%) Vue.js
9 1 (5.26%) Flask
9 1 (5.26%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Microservices
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) B2C
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.79%) Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Workflow
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) BPMN
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Process Management
9 1 (5.26%) MVC
9 1 (5.26%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) TypeScript
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) Java 8
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Java 11
7 1 (5.26%) ES6
7 1 (5.26%) Go
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Terraform
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Pega
1 2 (10.53%) WSO2
2 1 (5.26%) Coveo
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore