The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 76 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 52 48 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.95% 1.85% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.03% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 11
Average daily rate
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£315 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £366 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
Front-End Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2377 2370 2242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.03% 91.19% 91.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1186 902
Average daily rate £388 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 88 133
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £12.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Berkshire region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Front-End Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Berkshire region.

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +1 18 £331 +9.95% 1
Reading +6 10 £346 +2.59% 4
Maidenhead +5 8 £300 -7.84% 2
Newbury 0 6 £275 +37.50%
Bracknell - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 85 (97.70%) HTML
1 85 (97.70%) CSS
2 83 (95.40%) JavaScript
3 58 (66.67%) HTML5
4 56 (64.37%) jQuery
5 47 (54.02%) CSS3
6 33 (37.93%) AngularJS
7 32 (36.78%) Git (software)
7 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (34.48%) User Experience
9 22 (25.29%) Sass
10 19 (21.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (21.84%) OO
11 18 (20.69%) Node.js
12 17 (19.54%) Grunt
13 16 (18.39%) Photoshop
14 15 (17.24%) TDD
14 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
15 14 (16.09%) MongoDB
15 14 (16.09%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (14.94%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (14.94%) Backbone.js
16 13 (14.94%) Scrum
16 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
17 12 (13.79%) XHTML
18 11 (12.64%) QUnit
18 11 (12.64%) Jasmine
19 10 (11.49%) ExpressJS
19 10 (11.49%) Degree
20 9 (10.34%) CMS

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (20.69%) Node.js
2 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.34%) CMS
4 8 (9.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.60%) Drupal
6 1 (1.15%) Joomla!
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) SMTP
2 3 (3.45%) FTP
2 3 (3.45%) HTTP
2 3 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.75%) MySQL
3 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (36.78%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.54%) Grunt
3 14 (16.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (12.64%) QUnit
4 11 (12.64%) Jasmine
5 5 (5.75%) Subversion
6 3 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.15%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.15%) Mocha
General
1 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (97.70%) HTML
1 85 (97.70%) CSS
2 58 (66.67%) HTML5
3 56 (64.37%) jQuery
4 47 (54.02%) CSS3
5 33 (37.93%) AngularJS
6 22 (25.29%) Sass
7 13 (14.94%) Backbone.js
8 12 (13.79%) XHTML
9 10 (11.49%) ExpressJS
10 8 (9.20%) JSON
10 8 (9.20%) RESTful
11 6 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.60%) Ajax
12 4 (4.60%) .NET
12 4 (4.60%) XML
13 3 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (3.45%) LESS
14 2 (2.30%) REST
15 1 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.48%) User Experience
2 13 (14.94%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.20%) iPad
4 5 (5.75%) Open Source
5 4 (4.60%) RIA
6 3 (3.45%) E-Learning
6 3 (3.45%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.30%) W3C
8 1 (1.15%) DTV
8 1 (1.15%) NHS
8 1 (1.15%) IPTV
8 1 (1.15%) SCORM
8 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.15%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (1.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.84%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (21.84%) OO
3 15 (17.24%) TDD
4 13 (14.94%) Scrum
5 8 (9.20%) Web Design
6 4 (4.60%) Project Management
7 3 (3.45%) SEO
7 3 (3.45%) Web Development
7 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.30%) Email Marketing
8 2 (2.30%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.30%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.30%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.30%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (2.30%) User Stories
8 2 (2.30%) MVC
8 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.15%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (95.40%) JavaScript
2 8 (9.20%) PHP
3 4 (4.60%) Python
4 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) Akamai
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