Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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)
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 31 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 8 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.23% 3.67% 4.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 4.08% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 1
Newbury median daily rate £390 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -3.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £370 £275 £325
90th Percentile £447 £388 £375
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £365 £384
% change year-on-year +16.44% -4.89% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract vacancies in Newbury with a recognized job title 343 343 179
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 90.03% 91.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 180 77
Newbury median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £295 £246 £213
90th Percentile £500 £525 £507
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Newbury median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -36.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £36.50 £8.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £44.50 £14.25 £50.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.34% -1.67% -24.05%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 Newbury region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Fiddler
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (37.50%) React
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile First
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Fiddler
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) React
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile First
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Google