The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 46 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.35% 0.69% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.71% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £360 £313 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.20% +14.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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)
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
573 700 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.79% 96.82% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 393 238
Average daily rate £400 £368 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 55 54
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £42.50
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 Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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

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

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 Cambridgeshire region.

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

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

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 Cambridgeshire region.

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

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

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Cambridge -4 6 £360 +15.20% 4
Peterborough - 1 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (96.67%) CSS
2 29 (96.67%) jQuery
3 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (93.33%) Front End Development
4 26 (86.67%) User Experience
4 26 (86.67%) HTML5
5 25 (83.33%) CSS3
6 24 (80.00%) Java
6 24 (80.00%) Ajax
7 23 (76.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 22 (73.33%) REST
8 22 (73.33%) UX Design
9 19 (63.33%) Mobile App
9 19 (63.33%) PhoneGap
10 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
10 18 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (53.33%) TypeScript
11 16 (53.33%) Dart
11 16 (53.33%) Mercurial
11 16 (53.33%) WebStorm
11 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (53.33%) ECMAScript
11 16 (53.33%) IntelliJ
12 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (43.33%) OmniGraffle
13 13 (43.33%) Photoshop
13 13 (43.33%) Adobe Illustrator
13 13 (43.33%) SDL Web 8
13 13 (43.33%) Graphic Design

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (43.33%) OmniGraffle
1 13 (43.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (43.33%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (3.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.33%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (53.33%) IntelliJ
2 16 (53.33%) Mercurial
2 16 (53.33%) WebStorm
3 11 (36.67%) Grunt
4 9 (30.00%) gulp
4 9 (30.00%) Jasmine
4 9 (30.00%) Selenium
5 8 (26.67%) PhantomJS
6 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
7 1 (3.33%) Bower
7 1 (3.33%) GitLab
7 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (3.33%) Protractor
7 1 (3.33%) Sublime Text
7 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (96.67%) CSS
2 29 (96.67%) jQuery
3 26 (86.67%) HTML5
4 25 (83.33%) CSS3
5 24 (80.00%) Ajax
6 23 (76.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (73.33%) REST
8 19 (63.33%) PhoneGap
9 10 (33.33%) Sass
10 3 (10.00%) Web Services
11 2 (6.67%) .NET
11 2 (6.67%) XML
12 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
12 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
12 1 (3.33%) JSP
12 1 (3.33%) SAML
12 1 (3.33%) SOAP
12 1 (3.33%) WSDL
12 1 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (86.67%) User Experience
2 19 (63.33%) Mobile App
3 13 (43.33%) Graphic Design
4 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Biology
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Front End Development
2 22 (73.33%) UX Design
3 18 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) Functional Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (6.67%) OO
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Analytics
9 1 (3.33%) API Design
9 1 (3.33%) API Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.33%) Database Security
9 1 (3.33%) Online Marketing
9 1 (3.33%) OOD
9 1 (3.33%) Open Source
9 1 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 24 (80.00%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) Dart
3 16 (53.33%) ECMAScript
3 16 (53.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) ES6
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Google
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle