The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 43 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 31 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.17% 2.03% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 2.11% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 7
Average daily rate £300 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
928 1137 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.98% 96.11% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 560 498
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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

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

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

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

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 Buckinghamshire region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

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

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

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 Buckinghamshire region.

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

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Milton Keynes +15 27 £300 -6.25% 1
Amersham - 2 £375 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 44 (100.00%) HTML
1 44 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 39 (88.64%) CSS
3 25 (56.82%) Java
4 24 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 23 (52.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (47.73%) HTML5
7 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (38.64%) CSS3
9 16 (36.36%) Sass
10 15 (34.09%) Backbone.js
10 15 (34.09%) Grunt
10 15 (34.09%) User Experience
10 15 (34.09%) gulp
11 14 (31.82%) React
11 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
12 12 (27.27%) jQuery
12 12 (27.27%) TypeScript
12 12 (27.27%) Browserify
12 12 (27.27%) webpack
12 12 (27.27%) CoffeeScript
12 12 (27.27%) Functional Programming
13 11 (25.00%) LESS
14 10 (22.73%) RequireJS
14 10 (22.73%) Adobe
15 9 (20.45%) Finance
15 9 (20.45%) Banking
15 9 (20.45%) D3.js
16 8 (18.18%) Scrum

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) LDAP
3 1 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) DB2
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Grunt
1 15 (34.09%) gulp
2 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 12 (27.27%) webpack
4 2 (4.55%) Ant
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.45%) Banking
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (88.64%) CSS
3 24 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 23 (52.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 21 (47.73%) HTML5
6 17 (38.64%) CSS3
7 16 (36.36%) Sass
8 15 (34.09%) Backbone.js
9 14 (31.82%) React
10 12 (27.27%) Browserify
10 12 (27.27%) jQuery
11 11 (25.00%) LESS
12 10 (22.73%) RequireJS
13 9 (20.45%) D3.js
14 6 (13.64%) Ajax
15 5 (11.36%) Dojo
15 5 (11.36%) JSP
16 4 (9.09%) J2EE
16 4 (9.09%) XML
17 3 (6.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Online Banking
3 2 (4.55%) W3C
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Unix
1 1 (2.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) Functional Programming
4 8 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (9.09%) CRM
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) OO
7 2 (4.55%) OOP
8 1 (2.27%) DevOps
8 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.27%) Project Management
8 1 (2.27%) Security Operations
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.27%) Web Development
8 1 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (56.82%) Java
3 12 (27.27%) CoffeeScript
3 12 (27.27%) TypeScript
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Adobe
2 5 (11.36%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) hybris
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore