Period
to 17 February 2020

The median contractor rate for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the Thames Valley during the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 190 226 225
Rank change year-on-year +36 -1 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 2 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.042% 0.030% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.032% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Thames Valley median daily rate £400 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +13.01%
10th Percentile £375 £356 £303
90th Percentile £425 £429 £483
South East median daily rate £360 £375 £413
% change year-on-year -4.00% -9.09% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Thames Valley median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Thames Valley
Contract vacancies in the Thames Valley with a recognized job title 4,502 6,177 6,927
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.66% 93.85% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,494 3,363 3,829
Thames Valley median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £185 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £576
South East median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 246 235
Thames Valley median hourly rate £16.50 £16.58 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.48% -0.48% +11.07%
10th Percentile £12.57 £10.66 £10.48
90th Percentile £57.50 £47.50 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £18.75 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.55% +13.89% +2.86%

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings that featured Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the Thames Valley

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the Thames Valley.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the Thames Valley

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the Thames Valley.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the Thames Valley

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Oxfordshire +21 2 £400 -5.88% 1
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Thames Valley region featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP