Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 71 74
Rank change year-on-year -28 +3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 19 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.14% 1.30% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.41% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 19
Milton Keynes median daily rate £275 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £243 £253 £263
90th Percentile £453 £380 £388
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £15.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,591 1,134 1,697
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.04% 92.27% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 652 838
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £250 £235 £246
90th Percentile £538 £570 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 50 79
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.70 £13.61 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.70% +8.88% -10.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £38.75 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.38 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +19.83% +3.57% +7.69%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Milton Keynes

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Milton Keynes

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Milton Keynes

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) Front End Development
2 16 (84.21%) AngularJS
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) Banking
4 9 (47.37%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) CSS3
6 6 (31.58%) Spring Boot
6 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) Test-First Development
7 5 (26.32%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
8 4 (21.05%) User Experience
8 4 (21.05%) Ajax
8 4 (21.05%) Web Development
9 3 (15.79%) RESTful
10 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (10.53%) Microservices
10 2 (10.53%) Marketing
10 2 (10.53%) Node.js
10 2 (10.53%) Finance
10 2 (10.53%) Java EE

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) git-flow
3 1 (5.26%) gulp
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) AngularJS
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
4 7 (36.84%) CSS3
5 6 (31.58%) Spring
5 6 (31.58%) Spring Boot
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) Ajax
7 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 3 (15.79%) RESTful
9 2 (10.53%) J2EE
9 2 (10.53%) Java EE
9 2 (10.53%) Node.js
9 2 (10.53%) Swagger
9 2 (10.53%) XML
10 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
10 1 (5.26%) SOAP
10 1 (5.26%) Web Services
10 1 (5.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Front End Development
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Test-First Development
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) API Development
5 2 (10.53%) Microservices
6 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Online Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) SEO
6 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Capita