Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 58 60
Rank change year-on-year +33 +2 +14
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 81 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.54% 3.65% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 4.44% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 29 33
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +30.43% -17.86%
10th Percentile £318 £263 £85
90th Percentile £600 £578 £419
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £95.00

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,082 969 879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.33% 82.19% 80.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 716 668
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £199
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 24
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% +2.86% -10.26%
10th Percentile £13.85 £11.15 £13.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £68.50 £46.43
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.53% +20.45%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Oxfordshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Oxfordshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Oxfordshire

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Development in Oxfordshire

Front End Development
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +15 49 £425 +13.33% 14
Abingdon +1 2 £538 +43.33% 3
Thame -4 2 £425 - 1
Banbury - 2 £275 -
Bicester - 1 £275 - 3
Front End Development
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 70 (86.42%) JavaScript
2 64 (79.01%) HTML
3 58 (71.60%) CSS
4 50 (61.73%) AngularJS
5 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (43.21%) Web Development
7 32 (39.51%) jQuery
8 31 (38.27%) Microservices
9 27 (33.33%) Node.js
10 26 (32.10%) HTML5
11 23 (28.40%) Test Automation
12 20 (24.69%) GitHub
13 18 (22.22%) Angular 2
14 16 (19.75%) React
14 16 (19.75%) CSS3
15 15 (18.52%) User Experience
16 12 (14.81%) TDD
16 12 (14.81%) RESTful
16 12 (14.81%) UX Design
17 11 (13.58%) webpack
17 11 (13.58%) PHP
18 10 (12.35%) Google
18 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
19 9 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
19 9 (11.11%) Go
20 8 (9.88%) Visualisation
21 7 (8.64%) Sass
22 6 (7.41%) LESS
22 6 (7.41%) D3.js
22 6 (7.41%) Grunt

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (1.23%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) GitHub
2 9 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) webpack
2 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.41%) Grunt
3 6 (7.41%) gulp
4 3 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (2.47%) JHipster
6 1 (1.23%) git-flow
6 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (3.70%) Finance
1 3 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Law
2 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (100.00%) Developer
2 51 (62.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 28 (34.57%) Web Developer
4 15 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 15 (18.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Agile Developer
5 12 (14.81%) HTML CSS Developer
5 12 (14.81%) HTML Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Angular Developer
6 9 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (7.41%) React Developer
8 6 (7.41%) UI Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Data Visualisation Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.94%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.47%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Senior UI Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (79.01%) HTML
2 58 (71.60%) CSS
3 50 (61.73%) AngularJS
4 32 (39.51%) jQuery
5 27 (33.33%) Node.js
6 26 (32.10%) HTML5
7 18 (22.22%) Angular 2
8 16 (19.75%) CSS3
8 16 (19.75%) React
9 12 (14.81%) RESTful
10 7 (8.64%) Sass
11 6 (7.41%) D3.js
11 6 (7.41%) LESS
11 6 (7.41%) Redux
11 6 (7.41%) Symfony
12 5 (6.17%) Ajax
12 5 (6.17%) Highcharts JS
13 3 (3.70%) Laravel
13 3 (3.70%) Unity DI Container
13 3 (3.70%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) User Experience
2 6 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) Web Development
3 31 (38.27%) Microservices
4 23 (28.40%) Test Automation
5 12 (14.81%) TDD
5 12 (14.81%) UX Design
6 8 (9.88%) Visualisation
7 5 (6.17%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (6.17%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (6.17%) MVC
7 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Scrum
9 3 (3.70%) BDD
9 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
10 2 (2.47%) Mobile Development
10 2 (2.47%) SOLID
10 2 (2.47%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.23%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.23%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (86.42%) JavaScript
2 11 (13.58%) PHP
3 9 (11.11%) Go
4 6 (7.41%) ES6
5 4 (4.94%) C#
5 4 (4.94%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.70%) GLSL
7 2 (2.47%) SQL
8 1 (1.23%) Groovy
8 1 (1.23%) Java
8 1 (1.23%) Java 8
8 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Google
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) New Relic