Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 January 2022 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
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 64 55 65
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10 -3
Contract jobs citing Full Stack Development 2,516 1,446 2,311
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 3.60% 4.15% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 4.74% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,033 1,109 1,782
10th Percentile £381 £325 £350
25th Percentile £458 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £675 £609 £600
90th Percentile £750 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 7
10th Percentile £65.48 £36.00 £20.75
25th Percentile £65.51 £42.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate £69.70 £55.00 £36.50
Median % change year-on-year +26.73% +50.68% -27.00%
75th Percentile £71.75 £58.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £85.00 £67.65 £48.50
UK median hourly rate £66.02 £55.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +20.04% +50.68% -25.13%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 62,370 30,485 56,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 89.30% 87.54% 86.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 44,268 21,056 38,118
10th Percentile £325 £300 £288
25th Percentile £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £725 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,479 1,005 1,665
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.01 £11.89
25th Percentile £15.25 £15.88 £14.94
Median hourly rate £26.00 £26.65 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -2.44% +30.00% -6.82%
75th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £44.75
90th Percentile £63.30 £58.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -5.45% +30.95% -4.55%

Full Stack Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Development in England

Full Stack Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Full Stack Development in England.

Daily rate trend for Full Stack Development in England

Full Stack Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Development in England over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Full Stack Development in England

Full Stack Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Full Stack Development in England.

Hourly rate trend for Full Stack Development in England

Full Stack Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Full Stack Development in England over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Full Stack Development in England

Full Stack Development
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -8 1,777 £600 +14.29% 590
South East -21 177 £500 +11.11% 158
North of England -21 176 £449 -0.33% 222
South West +2 104 £445 -6.32% 75
Yorkshire -17 92 £438 -2.78% 59
North West -21 82 £450 +5.88% 136
Midlands -58 77 £425 +13.33% 130
West Midlands -47 46 £450 +23.29% 85
East of England -44 36 £470 -1.05% 94
East Midlands -28 28 £400 -5.88% 44
North East -11 2 £549 +22.06% 27
Full Stack Development
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Full Stack Development.

1 1,384 (55.01%) JavaScript
2 1,293 (51.39%) React
3 1,030 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
4 879 (34.94%) Node.js
5 872 (34.66%) AWS
6 853 (33.90%) TypeScript
7 794 (31.56%) Azure
8 746 (29.65%) Software Engineering
9 662 (26.31%) AngularJS
10 652 (25.91%) Java
11 642 (25.52%) SQL
12 639 (25.40%) CI/CD
13 629 (25.00%) C#
14 619 (24.60%) Finance
15 606 (24.09%) .NET
16 602 (23.93%) Python
17 569 (22.62%) Microservices
18 560 (22.26%) DevOps
19 546 (21.70%) HTML
20 534 (21.22%) CSS
21 466 (18.52%) Docker
22 423 (16.81%) Front Office
23 412 (16.38%) Kubernetes
24 398 (15.82%) Serverless
25 368 (14.63%) TDD
26 343 (13.63%) Git (software)
27 336 (13.35%) Social Skills
28 333 (13.24%) Terraform
29 332 (13.20%) Asset Management
30 305 (12.12%) Investment Management

Full Stack Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 46 (1.83%) CMS
2 45 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (1.63%) Drupal
4 31 (1.23%) Apache
4 31 (1.23%) Confluence
5 27 (1.07%) SharePoint
6 24 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
8 16 (0.64%) Apache Spark
9 13 (0.52%) EPiServer
10 12 (0.48%) Headless CMS
10 12 (0.48%) IIS
11 11 (0.44%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.44%) WordPress
12 10 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
13 9 (0.36%) GemFire
14 8 (0.32%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.24%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.24%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.32%) Chatbot
3 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.16%) Sketch
6 3 (0.12%) InVision
6 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.12%) Zeplin
7 2 (0.079%) Adobe XD
7 2 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.040%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 18 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.28%) Shopify
3 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.040%) Endur
5 1 (0.040%) Magento
5 1 (0.040%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.040%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 872 (34.66%) AWS
2 794 (31.56%) Azure
3 398 (15.82%) Serverless
4 305 (12.12%) GCP
5 295 (11.72%) AWS Lambda
6 164 (6.52%) Amazon S3
7 131 (5.21%) Amazon SQS
8 102 (4.05%) AWS Step Functions
9 101 (4.01%) GitHub
10 98 (3.90%) OpenShift
11 62 (2.46%) Azure Functions
12 59 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
12 59 (2.34%) npm
13 53 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
14 49 (1.95%) SaaS
15 43 (1.71%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 42 (1.67%) Power Platform
17 40 (1.59%) PaaS
18 34 (1.35%) Apigee
19 31 (1.23%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.19%) HTTP
2 10 (0.40%) Internet
3 8 (0.32%) RTMP
4 7 (0.28%) DNS
4 7 (0.28%) SAN
5 6 (0.24%) Intranet
6 3 (0.12%) Broadband
6 3 (0.12%) LAN
7 2 (0.079%) DVB
7 2 (0.079%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.079%) MQTT
7 2 (0.079%) RTSP
7 2 (0.079%) SSL
7 2 (0.079%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.040%) DSL
8 1 (0.040%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.040%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.040%) RFID
8 1 (0.040%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 219 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 191 (7.59%) NoSQL
4 168 (6.68%) MongoDB
5 141 (5.60%) PostgreSQL
6 138 (5.48%) MySQL
7 117 (4.65%) Relational Database
8 108 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
9 61 (2.42%) Redis
10 41 (1.63%) Power BI
11 36 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
12 35 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 31 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
16 21 (0.83%) Blockchain
17 18 (0.72%) Big Data
17 18 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
18 16 (0.64%) Amazon Athena
18 16 (0.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 343 (13.63%) Git (software)
2 208 (8.27%) Jenkins
3 110 (4.37%) JIRA
4 89 (3.54%) GitLab
5 77 (3.06%) Maven
6 62 (2.46%) webpack
7 56 (2.23%) Selenium
8 55 (2.19%) TeamCity
9 52 (2.07%) Visual Studio
10 51 (2.03%) Mocha
11 48 (1.91%) Jasmine
12 45 (1.79%) Cucumber
13 39 (1.55%) JUnit
14 38 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
15 35 (1.39%) Cypress.io
16 32 (1.27%) JMeter
17 30 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
18 29 (1.15%) Grunt
19 28 (1.11%) Artifactory
20 27 (1.07%) Bitbucket
General
1 619 (24.60%) Finance
2 423 (16.81%) Front Office
3 336 (13.35%) Social Skills
4 213 (8.47%) Banking
5 108 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 77 (3.06%) Investment Banking
7 76 (3.02%) Public Sector
8 66 (2.62%) Retail
9 49 (1.95%) Presentation Skills
10 46 (1.83%) Marketing
11 40 (1.59%) Telecoms
12 32 (1.27%) Manufacturing
13 24 (0.95%) Electronics
14 18 (0.72%) Law
15 15 (0.60%) Publishing
16 14 (0.56%) Documentation Skills
16 14 (0.56%) Games
16 14 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.48%) Influencing Skills
17 12 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,991 (79.13%) Developer
2 1,105 (43.92%) Full Stack Developer
3 427 (16.97%) React Developer
4 348 (13.83%) Software Engineer
5 293 (11.65%) Java Developer
6 246 (9.78%) Python Developer
7 239 (9.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 224 (8.90%) C# Developer
9 219 (8.70%) .NET Developer
10 199 (7.91%) Senior Developer
11 198 (7.87%) AWS Engineer
11 198 (7.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 170 (6.76%) Python Engineer
13 156 (6.20%) AWS Developer
14 151 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
15 131 (5.21%) Angular Developer
16 101 (4.01%) JavaScript Engineer
17 98 (3.90%) AWS Software Engineer
18 89 (3.54%) Python Software Engineer
19 87 (3.46%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,293 (51.39%) React
2 879 (34.94%) Node.js
3 662 (26.31%) AngularJS
4 606 (24.09%) .NET
5 546 (21.70%) HTML
6 534 (21.22%) CSS
7 268 (10.65%) .NET Core
8 252 (10.02%) REST
9 233 (9.26%) Spring
10 231 (9.18%) HTML5
11 209 (8.31%) RESTful
12 181 (7.19%) GraphQL
13 174 (6.92%) Vue.js
14 154 (6.12%) Spring Boot
15 152 (6.04%) CSS3
16 147 (5.84%) Web Services
17 125 (4.97%) ASP.NET
17 125 (4.97%) Sass
18 124 (4.93%) .NET Framework
19 121 (4.81%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 225 (8.94%) Equities
2 205 (8.15%) User Experience
3 151 (6.00%) Derivative
4 131 (5.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 125 (4.97%) Fixed Income
6 97 (3.86%) Hedge funds
7 92 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
8 90 (3.58%) Cloud Native
9 87 (3.46%) Mobile App
10 51 (2.03%) Data Structures
11 47 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
12 43 (1.71%) Algorithms
13 41 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
14 34 (1.35%) Public Cloud
15 26 (1.03%) Legacy Systems
16 25 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
17 24 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
18 22 (0.87%) Client/Server
18 22 (0.87%) Credit Risk
19 21 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 89 (3.54%) Windows
2 74 (2.94%) Linux
3 23 (0.91%) Unix
4 17 (0.68%) Android
5 16 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 16 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.20%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,030 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 746 (29.65%) Software Engineering
3 639 (25.40%) CI/CD
4 569 (22.62%) Microservices
5 560 (22.26%) DevOps
6 368 (14.63%) TDD
7 332 (13.20%) Asset Management
8 305 (12.12%) Investment Management
9 257 (10.21%) Analytics
10 246 (9.78%) Front End Development
11 238 (9.46%) Test Automation
12 217 (8.62%) Scrum
13 214 (8.51%) MVC
14 184 (7.31%) Problem-Solving
15 159 (6.32%) Web Development
16 154 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
17 143 (5.68%) E-Commerce
18 132 (5.25%) BDD
19 128 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
19 128 (5.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,384 (55.01%) JavaScript
2 853 (33.90%) TypeScript
3 652 (25.91%) Java
4 642 (25.52%) SQL
5 629 (25.00%) C#
6 602 (23.93%) Python
7 134 (5.33%) PHP
8 93 (3.70%) C++
9 81 (3.22%) Kotlin
10 73 (2.90%) Go
11 71 (2.82%) Java 8
12 58 (2.31%) T-SQL
13 53 (2.11%) ES6
14 45 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 41 (1.63%) Ruby
16 38 (1.51%) Scala
17 29 (1.15%) Java 11
18 24 (0.95%) PowerShell
19 20 (0.79%) C
20 15 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (3.66%) Security Cleared
2 72 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 60 (2.38%) Degree
4 26 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.40%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.20%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.079%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.079%) PhD
11 2 (0.079%) PMP
11 2 (0.079%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.040%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.74%) QA
2 80 (3.18%) Accessibility
3 10 (0.40%) WCAG
4 9 (0.36%) GDPR
5 7 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.28%) PMO
6 2 (0.079%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.040%) IFRS
7 1 (0.040%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 466 (18.52%) Docker
2 12 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.079%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.040%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 412 (16.38%) Kubernetes
2 333 (13.24%) Terraform
3 44 (1.75%) Ansible
4 19 (0.76%) Puppet
5 15 (0.60%) Kibana
6 13 (0.52%) Graphite
6 13 (0.52%) logstash
7 11 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.36%) Prometheus
9 8 (0.32%) Grafana
9 8 (0.32%) Packer
10 5 (0.20%) MIIS
10 5 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.079%) Consul
11 2 (0.079%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.079%) Istio
11 2 (0.079%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 2 (0.079%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.040%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.040%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
Vendors
1 178 (7.07%) Microsoft
2 133 (5.29%) Oracle
3 100 (3.97%) Google
4 34 (1.35%) SAP
5 33 (1.31%) Red Hat
6 29 (1.15%) IBM
7 27 (1.07%) MuleSoft
8 20 (0.79%) Splunk
9 19 (0.76%) Telerik
10 15 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.44%) Perfecto Mobile
12 10 (0.40%) Databricks
13 9 (0.36%) Blackboard
13 9 (0.36%) New Relic
13 9 (0.36%) Sybase
14 7 (0.28%) AppDynamics
15 6 (0.24%) Elastic Path
15 6 (0.24%) ESRI
15 6 (0.24%) Okta
15 6 (0.24%) Pega