Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 June 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 43 73
Rank change year-on-year -27 +30 +4
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 44 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.71% 4.12% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 4.76% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 18
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.95% -8.27%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £300
90th Percentile £449 £406 £429
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,403 1,008 1,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.44% 86.52% 84.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 533 617
Glasgow median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £213
90th Percentile £531 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.68 £17.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -42.27% +9.21%
10th Percentile £10.47 £13.75 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.46 £41.00 £37.60
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% -27.78% +20.00%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Glasgow

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Glasgow

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Glasgow

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Development in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 35 (79.55%) JavaScript
2 27 (61.36%) CSS
3 22 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (40.91%) HTML
5 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
6 13 (29.55%) Umbraco
6 13 (29.55%) Sass
6 13 (29.55%) gulp
6 13 (29.55%) Angular 2
7 12 (27.27%) ES6
7 12 (27.27%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (22.73%) User Experience
8 10 (22.73%) React
8 10 (22.73%) REST
8 10 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (22.73%) Web Usability
9 9 (20.45%) OOCSS
9 9 (20.45%) webpack
9 9 (20.45%) SMACSS
9 9 (20.45%) SEO
9 9 (20.45%) MVC
9 9 (20.45%) npm
10 8 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 8 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Development
10 8 (18.18%) HTML5
11 7 (15.91%) CSS3
12 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.64%) CRM

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 13 (29.55%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) npm
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
2 13 (29.55%) gulp
3 9 (20.45%) webpack
4 2 (4.55%) Axure RP
4 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.55%) Gradle
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 2 (4.55%) Mockito
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) MSTest
5 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 31 (70.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) React Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.55%) UI Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) CSS Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.27%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) User Experience Manager
8 1 (2.27%) UX Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) CSS
2 22 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 18 (40.91%) HTML
4 13 (29.55%) Angular 2
4 13 (29.55%) Sass
5 10 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (22.73%) React
5 10 (22.73%) REST
6 9 (20.45%) OOCSS
7 8 (18.18%) HTML5
8 7 (15.91%) CSS3
9 5 (11.36%) jQuery
9 5 (11.36%) Node.js
10 4 (9.09%) React Native
11 3 (6.82%) .NET
11 3 (6.82%) SOAP
11 3 (6.82%) Web Services
12 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
12 2 (4.55%) Spring MVC
12 2 (4.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Android
1 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (27.27%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 10 (22.73%) Web Usability
3 9 (20.45%) MVC
3 9 (20.45%) SEO
3 9 (20.45%) SMACSS
4 8 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Development
4 8 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 6 (13.64%) CRM
6 5 (11.36%) TDD
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (9.09%) Functional Programming
7 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (9.09%) Web Development
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) Wireframes
9 2 (4.55%) BDD
9 2 (4.55%) Service Design
9 2 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) ES6
3 5 (11.36%) TypeScript
4 3 (6.82%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) RPG
6 1 (2.27%) RPG IV
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter