Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 65 78
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 -6
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 43 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.56% 3.27% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.76% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 34
Oxfordshire median daily rate £436 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.33% +25.00% +2.13%
10th Percentile £280 £150 £213
90th Percentile £592 £575 £475
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £27.50
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £15.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +225.00% -53.13% +45.19%

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 1014 1089 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 83.87% 86.98% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 776 781
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.99% +8.19% -
10th Percentile £300 £258 £230
90th Percentile £613 £553 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 40
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -15.56% +45.16%
10th Percentile £13.98 £14.13 £12.45
90th Percentile £77.50 £38.83 £57.80
South East median hourly rate £24.02 £25.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -3.92% -8.26% +55.71%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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 +3 25 £438 +59.09% 5
Witney - 2 - -
Abingdon - 1 £375 -
Front End Development
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 36 (83.72%) JavaScript
2 33 (76.74%) CSS
3 30 (69.77%) HTML
4 26 (60.47%) AngularJS
5 23 (53.49%) HTML5
6 20 (46.51%) Web Development
7 18 (41.86%) React
8 17 (39.53%) Grunt
8 17 (39.53%) gulp
8 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (37.21%) TDD
10 15 (34.88%) Java
10 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
11 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (30.23%) BDD
11 13 (30.23%) MVC
12 12 (27.91%) Scrum
12 12 (27.91%) Web Services
12 12 (27.91%) CSS3
12 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
12 12 (27.91%) SOLID
13 11 (25.58%) Dropwizard
13 11 (25.58%) Hystrix
13 11 (25.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 11 (25.58%) Web Application Development
13 11 (25.58%) Scalatra
13 11 (25.58%) New Relic
13 11 (25.58%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
13 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering

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 2 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.65%) nginx
1 2 (4.65%) WordPress
2 1 (2.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) InDesign
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) GitHub
2 4 (9.30%) npm
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) GIS
3 1 (2.33%) HDInsight
3 1 (2.33%) Power BI
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Grunt
1 17 (39.53%) gulp
2 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (25.58%) IntelliJ
4 9 (20.93%) webpack
5 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.65%) Ant
6 2 (4.65%) Bower
6 2 (4.65%) JUnit
6 2 (4.65%) Maven
6 2 (4.65%) Mocha
6 2 (4.65%) Mockito
7 1 (2.33%) GitLab
7 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.33%) JIRA
7 1 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 21 (48.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (30.23%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.98%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Internet Developer
7 2 (4.65%) IoT Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) CSS
2 30 (69.77%) HTML
3 26 (60.47%) AngularJS
4 23 (53.49%) HTML5
5 18 (41.86%) React
6 12 (27.91%) CSS3
6 12 (27.91%) Web Services
7 11 (25.58%) Dropwizard
7 11 (25.58%) Hystrix
7 11 (25.58%) Scalatra
8 10 (23.26%) jQuery
8 10 (23.26%) Play Framework
9 9 (20.93%) Node.js
10 6 (13.95%) Angular 2
11 5 (11.63%) LESS
11 5 (11.63%) Sass
11 5 (11.63%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 4 (9.30%) D3.js
12 4 (9.30%) Laravel
12 4 (9.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.65%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.65%) iPad
3 2 (4.65%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Animation
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) CentOS
2 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Web Development
2 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 13 (30.23%) BDD
4 13 (30.23%) MVC
5 12 (27.91%) Scrum
5 12 (27.91%) SOLID
5 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
6 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (25.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 11 (25.58%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (25.58%) Kanban
6 11 (25.58%) Pair Programming
6 11 (25.58%) Refactoring
6 11 (25.58%) SOA
6 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
6 11 (25.58%) Web Application Development
7 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.98%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) JavaScript
2 15 (34.88%) Java
3 11 (25.58%) Groovy
4 4 (9.30%) ES6
4 4 (9.30%) PHP
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) R
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) NFS
1 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Ansible
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) New Relic
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Apiary
3 1 (2.33%) Cognos
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau