Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £418 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 24 37
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.62% 2.86% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 3.09% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Slough median daily rate £418 £450 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +157.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £400 £450 £150
90th Percentile £450 £450 £331
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £175.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £175.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 259 259 359
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.84% 92.50% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 183 225
Slough median daily rate £400 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33% +6.38%
10th Percentile £208 £235 £213
90th Percentile £538 £550 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +0.30% +3.44% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.20 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -12.62% -8.45%
10th Percentile £15.10 £13.80 £10.48
90th Percentile £20.70 £22.30 £40.13
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% -21.62%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Slough

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Slough

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Slough

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (70.00%) RESTful
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (60.00%) Magento
3 6 (60.00%) OO PHP
4 5 (50.00%) Sass
4 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (40.00%) React
5 4 (40.00%) React Native
6 3 (30.00%) LESS
6 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (30.00%) Twitter
6 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) Sass
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) React
4 4 (40.00%) React Native
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) LESS
5 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (30.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Twitter