The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 62 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 21 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.75% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +79.48%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1129 762 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.08% 91.37% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 414 489
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 73 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.20 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Front-End Developer
South East

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 11 £350 -
High Wycombe -1 2 £218 -13.00%
Aylesbury - 1 - - 1
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 26 (92.86%) CSS
2 25 (89.29%) HTML
3 19 (67.86%) HTML5
4 15 (53.57%) CSS3
4 15 (53.57%) jQuery
5 14 (50.00%) Web Design
6 12 (42.86%) MVC
7 9 (32.14%) XHTML
7 9 (32.14%) .NET
8 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
9 6 (21.43%) Subversion
10 5 (17.86%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) J2EE
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) Graphic Design
11 4 (14.29%) JIRA
11 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
12 3 (10.71%) LESS
12 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
12 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
12 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
12 3 (10.71%) Adobe
12 3 (10.71%) XML
13 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
13 2 (7.14%) OO
13 2 (7.14%) Python
13 2 (7.14%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (3.57%) Drupal
1 1 (3.57%) SugarCRM
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.57%) JSUnit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) CSS
2 25 (89.29%) HTML
3 19 (67.86%) HTML5
4 15 (53.57%) CSS3
4 15 (53.57%) jQuery
5 9 (32.14%) XHTML
5 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
8 4 (14.29%) J2EE
9 3 (10.71%) LESS
9 3 (10.71%) XML
10 2 (7.14%) LAMP
10 2 (7.14%) Ext JS
10 2 (7.14%) YUI
10 2 (7.14%) Ajax
10 2 (7.14%) Sass
11 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Web Design
2 12 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.14%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Business Development
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience Design
5 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com