Period
to 23 September 2020

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 23 September 2020 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 45 50
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 +14
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 4 22 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.88% 3.20% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 3.91% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 36
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £298 £293 £231
90th Percentile £438 £482 £531
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £60.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +71.43% -

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 112 562 1,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 80.58% 81.80% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 394 798
Median daily rate £406 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -2.86% +0.92%
10th Percentile £260 £160 £275
90th Percentile £550 £584 £600
South East median daily rate £465 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.05% +4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 43
Median hourly rate £108.75 £22.08 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +392.53% +5.14% +6.33%
10th Percentile £43.75 £17.59 £13.10
90th Percentile £187.50 £107.65 £52.50
Median hourly rate £31.61 £31.50 £25.01
% change year-on-year +0.35% +25.97% +19.07%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Front End Development in Oxfordshire

Front End Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Oxfordshire

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in Oxfordshire.

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 23 September 2020. 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 +21 1 £350 -12.50% 7
Abingdon - 1 £425 - 1
Front End Development
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Vue.js
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Azure
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence

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 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Vue.js
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft