Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 18 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 25 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 -5
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 16 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.88% 2.19% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 2.71% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 4
Slough median daily rate £450 £450 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +157.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £400 £450 £150
90th Percentile £538 £450 £331
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £175.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £175.00

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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 223 221 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 81.99% 80.66% 82.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 159 190
Slough median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £227 £254 £250
90th Percentile £538 £613 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Slough median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -6.67% -17.81%
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +32.26% -8.82% -21.11%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Slough

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Slough

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Slough over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Slough

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Development in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 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 Slough region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 10 (62.50%) PHP
3 10 (62.50%) Magento
4 7 (43.75%) OO PHP
4 7 (43.75%) RESTful
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) SOAP
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (37.50%) REST
5 6 (37.50%) Sass
5 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) React
7 4 (25.00%) React Native
7 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
8 3 (18.75%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) OOP
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) ERP

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Magento
2 3 (18.75%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 10 (62.50%) Magento Developer
3 4 (25.00%) React Developer
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Backend Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Capability Manager
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
1 7 (43.75%) RESTful
2 6 (37.50%) REST
2 6 (37.50%) Sass
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) React
3 4 (25.00%) React Native
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) LAMP
4 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (18.75%) LESS
4 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) OO
2 7 (43.75%) OO PHP
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 3 (18.75%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Logistics
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Product Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Design
6 2 (12.50%) SFIA
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) APMP
1 2 (12.50%) CIPD
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Twitter