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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 85 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 40 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.39% 1.15% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.27% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 10
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£329 £263 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.23% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £356 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.74% -22.85%
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
2554 2599 2273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.53% 90.18% 91.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1351 1349 899
Average daily rate £382 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.55% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 97 150
Average hourly rate £17.11 £17.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Reading +7 13 £275 +4.76% 1
Slough 0 9 £319 +74.65% 1
Newbury - 6 £350 - 3
Bracknell +6 4 £266 -36.60% 1
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 87 (92.55%) CSS
2 86 (91.49%) HTML
3 84 (89.36%) JavaScript
4 46 (48.94%) HTML5
5 41 (43.62%) CSS3
6 40 (42.55%) jQuery
7 29 (30.85%) Node.js
7 29 (30.85%) User Experience
8 28 (29.79%) AngularJS
9 26 (27.66%) MongoDB
10 24 (25.53%) Git (software)
11 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
12 20 (21.28%) Video Conferencing
13 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (18.09%) Sass
15 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
15 17 (18.09%) Express
16 16 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (13.83%) XHTML
17 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
17 13 (13.83%) Retail
17 13 (13.83%) RESTful
18 12 (12.77%) CMS
18 12 (12.77%) OO
18 12 (12.77%) SharePoint 2013
19 11 (11.70%) MySQL
19 11 (11.70%) RIA
19 11 (11.70%) Backbone.js
20 10 (10.64%) Grunt

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (30.85%) Node.js
2 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
3 12 (12.77%) CMS
3 12 (12.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.26%) Drupal
4 4 (4.26%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.19%) WordPress
6 2 (2.13%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (2.13%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.06%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) Intranet
1 7 (7.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (25.53%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (10.64%) Grunt
4 6 (6.38%) Subversion
5 4 (4.26%) Bower
5 4 (4.26%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (2.13%) Maven
6 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.06%) Xcode
7 1 (1.06%) Ant
7 1 (1.06%) JUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.06%) Mocha
7 1 (1.06%) QUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.83%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Finance
4 3 (3.19%) Marketing
5 2 (2.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (92.55%) CSS
2 86 (91.49%) HTML
3 46 (48.94%) HTML5
4 41 (43.62%) CSS3
5 40 (42.55%) jQuery
6 28 (29.79%) AngularJS
7 17 (18.09%) Express
7 17 (18.09%) Sass
8 16 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (13.83%) RESTful
9 13 (13.83%) XHTML
10 11 (11.70%) Backbone.js
11 8 (8.51%) LESS
11 8 (8.51%) XML
12 6 (6.38%) Ajax
13 5 (5.32%) JSON
14 4 (4.26%) JSTL
14 4 (4.26%) .NET
14 4 (4.26%) JSP
14 4 (4.26%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) User Experience
2 20 (21.28%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (11.70%) RIA
4 6 (6.38%) W3C
5 3 (3.19%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.13%) FMCG
7 1 (1.06%) iPhone
7 1 (1.06%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.06%) iPad
7 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.06%) SCORM
7 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.06%) Photography
7 1 (1.06%) DTV
7 1 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
1 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (12.77%) OO
3 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
3 8 (8.51%) TDD
3 8 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (6.38%) Web Development
5 4 (4.26%) Content Management
5 4 (4.26%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (4.26%) MVC
6 3 (3.19%) Scrum
6 3 (3.19%) Analytics
6 3 (3.19%) BDD
7 2 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.13%) User Stories
7 2 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.06%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.06%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (1.06%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 84 (89.36%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.45%) PHP
2 7 (7.45%) Java
3 3 (3.19%) Python
4 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Adobe
3 3 (3.19%) Google
3 3 (3.19%) Sencha
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle
4 1 (1.06%) SAP
4 1 (1.06%) IBM
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