Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 93 103
Rank change year-on-year +42 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 138 56 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.11% 2.01% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 2.36% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 34 14
Surrey median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +7.94%
10th Percentile £350 £305 £278
90th Percentile £575 £534 £509
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £48.75 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £48.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year -28.21% +225.00% -53.13%

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 2,977 2,369 1,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.71% 84.94% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,103 1,714 1,246
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £236
90th Percentile £612 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 59 91
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -8.26% -9.17%
10th Percentile £14.20 £13.40 £11.55
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £44.25
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £22.75 £24.23
% change year-on-year +10.42% -6.09% -3.10%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +10 24 £513 +7.89% 2
Guildford -11 16 £406 -6.61% 11
Reigate +3 12 £500 +11.11% 1
Redhill - 7 £506 -
Farnham - 4 £425 - 1
Camberley +1 3 £550 +46.67%
Epsom +1 1 £525 +61.54% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £455 -
Weybridge - 1 £350 -
Front End Development
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 112 (81.16%) CSS
2 101 (73.19%) AngularJS
3 98 (71.01%) JavaScript
4 89 (64.49%) HTML
5 65 (47.10%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (45.65%) Node.js
7 53 (38.41%) React
8 41 (29.71%) Sass
9 37 (26.81%) HTML5
10 31 (22.46%) TDD
11 27 (19.57%) User Experience
12 26 (18.84%) CSS3
13 25 (18.12%) Ember.js
13 25 (18.12%) Angular 2
14 23 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 21 (15.22%) Git (software)
16 20 (14.49%) JIRA
16 20 (14.49%) ES6
16 20 (14.49%) TypeScript
17 19 (13.77%) QA
18 17 (12.32%) Finance
18 17 (12.32%) Redux
19 16 (11.59%) .NET
19 16 (11.59%) C#
20 15 (10.87%) Scrum
20 15 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
21 14 (10.14%) jQuery
22 13 (9.42%) Cucumber
22 13 (9.42%) Protractor
23 12 (8.70%) Mentoring

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 12 (8.70%) Confluence
2 5 (3.62%) CMS
2 5 (3.62%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.17%) nginx
4 2 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.45%) Apache
4 2 (1.45%) WordPress
5 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.52%) BrowserStack
1 9 (6.52%) npm
2 8 (5.80%) Lucidchart
3 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.62%) SaaS
3 5 (3.62%) Serverless
4 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.17%) GitHub
5 3 (2.17%) Yarn
6 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.07%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.62%) MySQL
2 5 (3.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.72%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 21 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.49%) JIRA
3 13 (9.42%) Cucumber
3 13 (9.42%) Protractor
4 11 (7.97%) gulp
4 11 (7.97%) Jasmine
5 9 (6.52%) Maven
5 9 (6.52%) Mocha
5 9 (6.52%) Travis CI
6 8 (5.80%) webpack
7 6 (4.35%) Grunt
8 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.17%) Babel
9 3 (2.17%) Subversion
10 2 (1.45%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.72%) JIRA Agile
11 1 (0.72%) Selenium
11 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Retail
3 4 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 134 (97.10%) Developer
2 115 (83.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (17.39%) Angular Developer
4 21 (15.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (9.42%) React Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 11 (7.97%) UI Developer
8 8 (5.80%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (5.80%) HTML Developer
8 8 (5.80%) Node.js Developer
9 7 (5.07%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.35%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Lead Developer
12 3 (2.17%) Agile Developer
12 3 (2.17%) PHP Developer
12 3 (2.17%) Senior Agile Developer
12 3 (2.17%) Senior UI Developer
13 2 (1.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (81.16%) CSS
2 101 (73.19%) AngularJS
3 89 (64.49%) HTML
4 63 (45.65%) Node.js
5 53 (38.41%) React
6 41 (29.71%) Sass
7 37 (26.81%) HTML5
8 26 (18.84%) CSS3
9 25 (18.12%) Angular 2
9 25 (18.12%) Ember.js
10 17 (12.32%) Redux
11 16 (11.59%) .NET
12 14 (10.14%) jQuery
13 11 (7.97%) RESTful
13 11 (7.97%) RxJS
14 9 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (5.80%) JSON
16 7 (5.07%) .NET Framework
16 7 (5.07%) GraphQL
16 7 (5.07%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) User Experience
2 5 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.45%) Fintech
4 2 (1.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.62%) Linux
2 3 (2.17%) CentOS
3 2 (1.45%) Android
3 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (47.10%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.46%) TDD
3 23 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 15 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (10.87%) Scrum
5 12 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 10 (7.25%) Test Scripting
7 9 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (5.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (5.07%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.07%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.35%) OO
9 6 (4.35%) SDLC
9 6 (4.35%) Web Development
10 5 (3.62%) API Development
11 4 (2.90%) BDD
11 4 (2.90%) Kanban
12 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
12 3 (2.17%) Information Architecture
12 3 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.01%) JavaScript
2 20 (14.49%) ES6
2 20 (14.49%) TypeScript
3 16 (11.59%) C#
4 6 (4.35%) PHP
5 4 (2.90%) Java
6 3 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.77%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (7.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (7.25%) Atlassian
2 3 (2.17%) Adobe
2 3 (2.17%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 3 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.45%) Apple
3 2 (1.45%) Google
3 2 (1.45%) MuleSoft