The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 57 87 64
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 49 31 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.57% 1.26% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.39% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 19
Median daily rate £400 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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
1762 2232 2433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.59% 90.62% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 1143 1236
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 119 54
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the Berkshire region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the Berkshire region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +29 22 £340 -6.20% 4
Slough +16 9 £450 +50.00% 1
Newbury +5 6 - - 1
Maidenhead -1 2 £360 -15.29% 2
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 90 (95.74%) HTML
2 86 (91.49%) CSS
3 82 (87.23%) Front End Development
4 72 (76.60%) JavaScript
5 58 (61.70%) AngularJS
6 41 (43.62%) HTML5
7 34 (36.17%) CSS3
8 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (27.66%) Web Development
10 25 (26.60%) Sass
11 20 (21.28%) jQuery
12 19 (20.21%) Node.js
12 19 (20.21%) RESTful
13 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
13 18 (19.15%) LESS
14 14 (14.89%) TDD
15 13 (13.83%) Kanban
16 12 (12.77%) User Stories
16 12 (12.77%) User Experience
16 12 (12.77%) PHP
16 12 (12.77%) Web Services
17 11 (11.70%) OOP
17 11 (11.70%) Pair Programming
17 11 (11.70%) Scrum
17 11 (11.70%) Performance Testing
17 11 (11.70%) Angular 2
17 11 (11.70%) Gatling
18 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
18 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
18 10 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (8.51%) Confluence
2 4 (4.26%) CMS
2 4 (4.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.45%) Amazon Kinesis
1 7 (7.45%) AWS CloudFormation
1 7 (7.45%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) LDAP
2 1 (1.06%) FTP
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (7.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.70%) Gatling
3 9 (9.57%) gulp
4 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.51%) JIRA
5 7 (7.45%) Jasmine
6 6 (6.38%) Subversion
7 4 (4.26%) Grunt
7 4 (4.26%) webpack
8 2 (2.13%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.13%) Bower
8 2 (2.13%) Selenium
9 1 (1.06%) Capybara
9 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.06%) NuGet
9 1 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.06%) Protractor
9 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.06%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Games
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (95.74%) HTML
2 86 (91.49%) CSS
3 58 (61.70%) AngularJS
4 41 (43.62%) HTML5
5 34 (36.17%) CSS3
6 25 (26.60%) Sass
7 20 (21.28%) jQuery
8 19 (20.21%) Node.js
8 19 (20.21%) RESTful
9 18 (19.15%) LESS
10 12 (12.77%) Web Services
11 11 (11.70%) Angular 2
12 10 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (8.51%) Backbone.js
14 7 (7.45%) Laravel
14 7 (7.45%) React
15 5 (5.32%) Ajax
15 5 (5.32%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (5.32%) OOCSS
15 5 (5.32%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) User Experience
2 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (87.23%) Front End Development
2 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.66%) Web Development
4 14 (14.89%) TDD
5 13 (13.83%) Kanban
6 12 (12.77%) User Stories
7 11 (11.70%) OOP
7 11 (11.70%) Pair Programming
7 11 (11.70%) Performance Testing
7 11 (11.70%) Scrum
8 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
8 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
9 9 (9.57%) OO
9 9 (9.57%) Open Source
9 9 (9.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 7 (7.45%) Wireframes
12 6 (6.38%) Software Architecture
12 6 (6.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (76.60%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.77%) PHP
3 4 (4.26%) Java
4 2 (2.13%) C#
4 2 (2.13%) ECMAScript
4 2 (2.13%) ES6
5 1 (1.06%) C
5 1 (1.06%) C++
5 1 (1.06%) PHP 7
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Kubernetes