Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 73 92
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 -4
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 104 71 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.18% 2.73% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 3.18% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 49 28
Surrey median daily rate £463 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.59% -9.38% +16.36%
10th Percentile £350 £305 £299
90th Percentile £544 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £354
% change year-on-year +13.33% +6.01% +8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - £15.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,886 2,230 2,054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.20% 85.77% 85.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,037 1,571 1,407
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £434 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.49% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 60 84
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -21.88% +2.40%
10th Percentile £12.80 £14.00 £12.55
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £46.18
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.30% -7.78% -

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Surrey

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Surrey

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Surrey

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Development in Surrey

Front End Development
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -11 24 £525 +13.51% 2
Guildford -15 17 £425 +37.10% 10
Redhill +12 5 £513 +60.16% 1
Farnham - 3 £425 -
Epsom +1 2 £350 -26.32% 1
Camberley -7 2 - -
Reigate -24 2 £456 +17.74% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £390 -
Woking +1 1 £410 +10.07%
Front End Development
South East

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

1 87 (83.65%) JavaScript
2 82 (78.85%) CSS
3 78 (75.00%) HTML
4 75 (72.12%) AngularJS
5 45 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (37.50%) React
7 35 (33.65%) Node.js
8 32 (30.77%) HTML5
9 27 (25.96%) Sass
10 26 (25.00%) User Experience
11 21 (20.19%) Angular 2
11 21 (20.19%) TDD
12 20 (19.23%) Scrum
12 20 (19.23%) CSS3
13 19 (18.27%) Ember.js
14 18 (17.31%) Test Automation
14 18 (17.31%) RESTful
15 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
15 17 (16.35%) ES6
16 16 (15.38%) TypeScript
16 16 (15.38%) jQuery
17 14 (13.46%) QA
18 13 (12.50%) .NET
19 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
19 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (10.58%) Security Cleared
20 11 (10.58%) gulp
21 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
21 10 (9.62%) C#
21 10 (9.62%) Java

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (8.65%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.77%) CMS
3 5 (4.81%) Confluence
4 3 (2.88%) WordPress
5 2 (1.92%) Apache
5 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.77%) Serverless
3 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.85%) BrowserStack
4 4 (3.85%) Lucidchart
5 3 (2.88%) GitHub
6 2 (1.92%) Force.com
6 2 (1.92%) PaaS
7 1 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.96%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.96%) npm
7 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) HTTP
1 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.85%) MySQL
4 3 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.88%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.96%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.96%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.58%) gulp
3 9 (8.65%) Maven
4 7 (6.73%) JIRA
5 5 (4.81%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.81%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.81%) Mocha
5 5 (4.81%) Protractor
6 4 (3.85%) Subversion
6 4 (3.85%) Travis CI
6 4 (3.85%) webpack
7 3 (2.88%) Grunt
8 2 (1.92%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.92%) QUnit
9 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.96%) Hudson
9 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (6.73%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Marketing
3 3 (2.88%) Advertising
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.96%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 100 (96.15%) Developer
2 81 (77.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (15.38%) Angular Developer
3 16 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 9 (8.65%) UI Developer
5 5 (4.81%) React Developer
5 5 (4.81%) Software Developer
6 4 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 4 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (2.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (2.88%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (2.88%) HTML Developer
7 3 (2.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (2.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (1.92%) Agile Developer
8 2 (1.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (1.92%) Senior Agile Developer
8 2 (1.92%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (78.85%) CSS
2 78 (75.00%) HTML
3 75 (72.12%) AngularJS
4 39 (37.50%) React
5 35 (33.65%) Node.js
6 32 (30.77%) HTML5
7 27 (25.96%) Sass
8 21 (20.19%) Angular 2
9 20 (19.23%) CSS3
10 19 (18.27%) Ember.js
11 18 (17.31%) RESTful
12 16 (15.38%) jQuery
13 13 (12.50%) .NET
14 8 (7.69%) LESS
15 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (6.73%) Backbone.js
15 7 (6.73%) Redux
15 7 (6.73%) RxJS
16 6 (5.77%) D3.js
16 6 (5.77%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.00%) User Experience
2 7 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.92%) Fintech
5 2 (1.92%) PKI
5 2 (1.92%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Android
1 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.85%) Linux
2 4 (3.85%) Windows
3 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.19%) TDD
3 20 (19.23%) Scrum
4 18 (17.31%) Test Automation
5 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 8 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (7.69%) Web Development
7 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.77%) OO
9 5 (4.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 5 (4.81%) Mobile Development
9 5 (4.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (4.81%) SDLC
9 5 (4.81%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.85%) Analytics
10 4 (3.85%) Android Development
10 4 (3.85%) Coaching
10 4 (3.85%) iOS Development
10 4 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (83.65%) JavaScript
2 17 (16.35%) ES6
3 16 (15.38%) TypeScript
4 10 (9.62%) C#
4 10 (9.62%) Java
5 5 (4.81%) SQL
6 4 (3.85%) Ruby
7 3 (2.88%) PHP
8 2 (1.92%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (6.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Ansible
1 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
1 2 (1.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (5.77%) Atlassian
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.92%) Adobe
3 2 (1.92%) Apple
3 2 (1.92%) Google
3 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.96%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 1 (0.96%) MuleSoft