Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 6 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.17% 3.27% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 3.90% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 18
Slough median daily rate £456 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% +44.00% -5.30%
10th Percentile £413 £335 £290
90th Percentile £481 £450 £363
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £395 £350
% change year-on-year -8.23% +12.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £175.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year - -91.43% -

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 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 203 231 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 73.29% 84.00% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 159 245
Slough median daily rate £425 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -6.45% +14.81%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £250
90th Percentile £575 £520 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +117.14% -21.35%
10th Percentile £40.50 £8.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £41.50 £72.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £26.02
% change year-on-year -17.14% -32.74% +29.28%

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 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 17 January 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) LESS
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) Grunt
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
3 4 (66.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 4 (66.67%) gulp
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) Axure RP
3 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (66.67%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (66.67%) SVG
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Windows

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Grunt
2 4 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 4 (66.67%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (66.67%) gulp
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) webpack
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (83.33%) Angular Developer
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) LESS
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) SVG
3 4 (66.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) DHTML
4 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) D3.js
5 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Animation
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) API Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) ES6
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker