Period
to 24 September 2020

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 24 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 48 52
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4 -24
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 2 11 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Southampton 0.97% 1.95% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.32% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 6
Median daily rate £431 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +50.00% -41.18%
10th Percentile £343 £323 £238
90th Percentile £504 £608 £544
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 184 474 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 88.89% 84.19% 87.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 310 329
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £235 £310 £306
90th Percentile £619 £632 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £432 £425
% change year-on-year +9.95% +1.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 16
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.45 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.63% +41.55% +9.38%
10th Percentile £12.83 £14.90 £11.17
90th Percentile £36.13 £53.75 £47.87
Median hourly rate £31.61 £35.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year -9.85% +0.19% -6.67%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Front End Development in Southampton

Front End Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in Southampton over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) FreeMarker
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) Leaflet
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) ES6
1 1 (50.00%) GraphQL
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLayers
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
1 1 (50.00%) Redux
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS

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 (50.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) CMS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) FreeMarker
1 1 (50.00%) GraphQL
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Leaflet
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLayers
1 1 (50.00%) Redux
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ES6
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker