Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 February 2019 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 42 48
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +12
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 14 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.97% 1.13% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 1.31% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 0
Southampton median daily rate £450 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +20.00% +1.35% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 384 381 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 81.53% 86.00% 79.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 242 262
Southampton median daily rate £444 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.90% -4.12% +18.06%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £613
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 31
Southampton median hourly rate £16.00 £44.56 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.09% +207.29% -43.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £14.72 £10.40
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.02 £41.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £32.94 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +9.79% +9.09% -21.43%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Southampton

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Southampton

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Core
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) TypeScript
6 6 (42.86%) Sass
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (35.71%) HTML5
7 5 (35.71%) RESTful
7 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (35.71%) User Experience
7 5 (35.71%) Automotive
7 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
7 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 5 (35.71%) Scrum
8 4 (28.57%) OO
8 4 (28.57%) Angular 2
8 4 (28.57%) Node.js
8 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (21.43%) CSS3
9 3 (21.43%) webpack

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) Protractor
3 3 (21.43%) webpack
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) React Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior React Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Core
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Sass
5 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) RESTful
6 4 (28.57%) Angular 2
6 4 (28.57%) Node.js
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (21.43%) CSS3
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) React
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) TypeScript
3 3 (21.43%) ES6
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe