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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 73 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 55 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.11% 1.62% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.80% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 12
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£300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £247 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £373 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £276
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
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
2335 2338 1959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.53% 90.31% 91.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1184 1180 823
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 100 110
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £27.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -3 13 £365 +10.18%
Reading -6 10 £338 +3.84% 5
Maidenhead +13 9 £287 -11.61%
Newbury 0 5 £275 -17.91%
Bracknell - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 86 (95.56%) HTML
1 86 (95.56%) JavaScript
1 86 (95.56%) CSS
2 47 (52.22%) HTML5
3 46 (51.11%) jQuery
4 40 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 36 (40.00%) CSS3
6 35 (38.89%) Git (software)
7 31 (34.44%) User Experience
8 27 (30.00%) Node.js
9 26 (28.89%) Sass
10 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (25.56%) MongoDB
12 20 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
12 20 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (21.11%) Telecoms
14 18 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 17 (18.89%) OO
16 16 (17.78%) ExpressJS
16 16 (17.78%) Grunt
17 15 (16.67%) TDD
18 14 (15.56%) Backbone.js
19 13 (14.44%) Responsive Web Design
19 13 (14.44%) RESTful
19 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
19 13 (14.44%) XHTML
19 13 (14.44%) SharePoint 2013
20 11 (12.22%) Scrum
21 10 (11.11%) RIA
22 9 (10.00%) QUnit

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 27 (30.00%) Node.js
2 18 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 13 (14.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (10.00%) CMS
5 3 (3.33%) Drupal
6 1 (1.11%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.11%) WordPress
6 1 (1.11%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.11%) Apache
6 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Internet
2 3 (3.33%) SSH
2 3 (3.33%) SMTP
2 3 (3.33%) FTP
2 3 (3.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) Intranet
4 1 (1.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.56%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.89%) MySQL
3 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 20 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (17.78%) Grunt
4 9 (10.00%) QUnit
4 9 (10.00%) Jasmine
5 5 (5.56%) Subversion
6 3 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (3.33%) Bower
7 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.11%) Mocha
7 1 (1.11%) Maven
7 1 (1.11%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 19 (21.11%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.56%) Finance
4 3 (3.33%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Electronics
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (95.56%) HTML
1 86 (95.56%) CSS
2 47 (52.22%) HTML5
3 46 (51.11%) jQuery
4 40 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 36 (40.00%) CSS3
6 26 (28.89%) Sass
7 16 (17.78%) ExpressJS
8 14 (15.56%) Backbone.js
9 13 (14.44%) RESTful
9 13 (14.44%) XHTML
10 8 (8.89%) JSON
10 8 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (7.78%) LESS
12 5 (5.56%) Ajax
13 4 (4.44%) .NET
13 4 (4.44%) XML
13 4 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.44%) Semantic HTML
14 3 (3.33%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.44%) User Experience
2 20 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (11.11%) RIA
4 5 (5.56%) W3C
5 3 (3.33%) Open Source
5 3 (3.33%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.11%) iPad
7 1 (1.11%) FMCG
7 1 (1.11%) iPhone
7 1 (1.11%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.11%) SCORM
7 1 (1.11%) DTV
7 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.89%) OO
3 15 (16.67%) TDD
4 13 (14.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (12.22%) Scrum
6 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.44%) MVC
7 3 (3.33%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (3.33%) Web Development
7 3 (3.33%) Project Management
7 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.22%) User Stories
8 2 (2.22%) SEO
8 2 (2.22%) Email Marketing
8 2 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.22%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (2.22%) BDD
8 2 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.11%) Analytics
9 1 (1.11%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (95.56%) JavaScript
2 8 (8.89%) PHP
3 4 (4.44%) Java
4 3 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle
3 1 (1.11%) SAP
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