The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £260 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 57 66
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.49% 0.74% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.77% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £260 £356 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.01% +48.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 711 650 798
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.47% 96.73% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 350 441
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 24 (96.00%) Front End Development
3 20 (80.00%) HTML5
4 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (68.00%) CSS3
6 16 (64.00%) Banking
7 15 (60.00%) Finance
8 13 (52.00%) Scrum
8 13 (52.00%) Sass
8 13 (52.00%) LESS
9 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (40.00%) Redux
11 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
12 8 (32.00%) Node.js
13 6 (24.00%) React
14 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
15 4 (16.00%) User Experience
15 4 (16.00%) JSON
16 3 (12.00%) Marketing
16 3 (12.00%) Web Development
16 3 (12.00%) Adobe
16 3 (12.00%) SQL
16 3 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
16 3 (12.00%) Spring
16 3 (12.00%) Ajax
16 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
17 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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:

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) git-flow
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 16 (64.00%) Banking
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) HTML
3 20 (80.00%) HTML5
4 17 (68.00%) CSS3
5 13 (52.00%) LESS
5 13 (52.00%) Sass
6 10 (40.00%) Redux
7 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (32.00%) Node.js
9 6 (24.00%) React
10 4 (16.00%) JSON
11 3 (12.00%) Ajax
11 3 (12.00%) Spring
12 2 (8.00%) Angular 2
12 2 (8.00%) D3.js
12 2 (8.00%) Java EE
12 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (8.00%) XML
13 1 (4.00%) jQuery
13 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Front End Development
2 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) ES6
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft