The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End 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 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 58 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 29 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.25% 0.57% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 0.61% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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
1211 979 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.80% 92.88% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 498 313
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 84 78
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £28.00 £21.00
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Front-End 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 across the Buckinghamshire region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Front-End 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 within the Buckinghamshire 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
Milton Keynes +2 21 £323 -7.85%
Marlow +8 2 - -
Aylesbury - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 36 (97.30%) HTML
1 36 (97.30%) CSS
2 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
3 27 (72.97%) jQuery
3 27 (72.97%) HTML5
4 25 (67.57%) CSS3
5 14 (37.84%) Adobe
5 14 (37.84%) W3C
6 13 (35.14%) Adobe CQ
6 13 (35.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (35.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (32.43%) Photoshop
7 12 (32.43%) Content Management
8 11 (29.73%) Sass
9 10 (27.03%) User Experience
9 10 (27.03%) CMS
10 9 (24.32%) Backbone.js
10 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
11 8 (21.62%) Java
11 8 (21.62%) Finance
12 7 (18.92%) OOP
13 6 (16.22%) XHTML
14 5 (13.51%) Analytics
14 5 (13.51%) Banking
15 4 (10.81%) Marketing
15 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (10.81%) Ajax
15 4 (10.81%) Adobe Illustrator
15 4 (10.81%) .NET
15 4 (10.81%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (35.14%) Adobe CQ
2 10 (27.03%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) WebTrends
1 3 (8.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.70%) Grunt
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 3 (8.11%) Retail
5 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) HTML
1 36 (97.30%) CSS
2 27 (72.97%) jQuery
2 27 (72.97%) HTML5
3 25 (67.57%) CSS3
4 13 (35.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (29.73%) Sass
6 9 (24.32%) Backbone.js
6 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
7 6 (16.22%) XHTML
8 4 (10.81%) Ajax
8 4 (10.81%) .NET
8 4 (10.81%) Semantic HTML
9 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.11%) JSP
9 3 (8.11%) Flash
10 2 (5.41%) JSON
10 2 (5.41%) JSTL
10 2 (5.41%) DOM
11 1 (2.70%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) W3C
2 10 (27.03%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.11%) Social Media
4 3 (8.11%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Open Source
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (32.43%) Content Management
3 7 (18.92%) OOP
4 5 (13.51%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Marketing Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) SEO
6 3 (8.11%) Web Design
7 2 (5.41%) Time Management
7 2 (5.41%) Web Analytics
7 2 (5.41%) Coaching
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) WAI
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft