Period
to 24 June 2018

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 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 32 44
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +27
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 11 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.48% 2.61% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 3.33% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Southampton median daily rate £300 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +27.27% -15.38%
10th Percentile £232 £350 £250
90th Percentile £368 £366 £338
Hampshire median daily rate £370 £370 £300
% change year-on-year - +23.33% -10.45%
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 377 360 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 85.10% 78.26% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 217 235
Southampton median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £306 £269 £247
90th Percentile £575 £713 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £410 £395
% change year-on-year +3.66% +3.80% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 28
Southampton median hourly rate £41.50 £13.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.62% -7.97% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.65 £22.50 £25.95
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% -14.67% +66.67%

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 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Southampton

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

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML5
2 7 (63.64%) CSS3
2 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) React
3 4 (36.36%) ES6
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) Leaflet
4 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Programming
4 3 (27.27%) User Experience
4 3 (27.27%) OpenLayers
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) GraphQL
5 2 (18.18%) Redux
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) GitHub
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Social Media
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
1 1 (9.09%) PostCSS
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (45.45%) React Developer
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (27.27%) UI Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) CSS3
2 7 (63.64%) HTML5
2 7 (63.64%) React
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Leaflet
4 3 (27.27%) OpenLayers
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) GraphQL
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Redux
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js
6 1 (9.09%) React Native
6 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Functional Programming
3 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Integrated Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) ES6
3 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared