The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London 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 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 74 99 101
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 91 65 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.78% 1.90% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 1.98% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 58 83
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £488 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.32 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+187.50% -38.46%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3135 3276 5473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.61% 95.68% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2493 2597 4181
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 108
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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 City of London region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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 City of London region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 154 (87.01%) HTML
1 154 (87.01%) JavaScript
2 148 (83.62%) CSS
3 147 (83.05%) Front End Development
4 112 (63.28%) AngularJS
5 90 (50.85%) HTML5
6 81 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (40.11%) CSS3
8 53 (29.94%) jQuery
9 51 (28.81%) React
10 42 (23.73%) TDD
11 41 (23.16%) Sass
12 40 (22.60%) Finance
12 40 (22.60%) Web Development
13 34 (19.21%) Responsive Web Design
13 34 (19.21%) Git (software)
14 33 (18.64%) gulp
14 33 (18.64%) Node.js
15 31 (17.51%) LESS
16 30 (16.95%) Grunt
16 30 (16.95%) RESTful
17 29 (16.38%) User Experience
18 28 (15.82%) .NET
19 27 (15.25%) OO
19 27 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 26 (14.69%) MVC
21 25 (14.12%) C#
22 23 (12.99%) E-Commerce
22 23 (12.99%) Backbone.js
22 23 (12.99%) BDD

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 15 (8.47%) CMS
2 13 (7.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.69%) Confluence
5 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.13%) WordPress
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.56%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.56%) InDesign
3 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Magento
2 2 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.56%) GitHub
2 1 (0.56%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) Internet
2 8 (4.52%) SSL
3 5 (2.82%) DNS
3 5 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.21%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.08%) Couchbase
3 9 (5.08%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.13%) Big Data
5 2 (1.13%) MySQL
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (19.21%) Git (software)
2 33 (18.64%) gulp
3 30 (16.95%) Grunt
4 17 (9.60%) Bower
4 17 (9.60%) Jasmine
4 17 (9.60%) Karma Test Runner
5 14 (7.91%) Protractor
5 14 (7.91%) Visual Studio
5 14 (7.91%) webpack
6 13 (7.34%) Mocha
7 12 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (5.08%) Sinon.JS
9 8 (4.52%) Subversion
10 5 (2.82%) JIRA
10 5 (2.82%) JSHint
10 5 (2.82%) Maven
10 5 (2.82%) QUnit
10 5 (2.82%) Selenium
11 4 (2.26%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.69%) Yeoman
General
1 40 (22.60%) Finance
2 20 (11.30%) Banking
3 10 (5.65%) Marketing
3 10 (5.65%) Retail
4 8 (4.52%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Front Office
6 3 (1.69%) Games
7 2 (1.13%) Advertising
7 2 (1.13%) Back Office
7 2 (1.13%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (87.01%) HTML
2 148 (83.62%) CSS
3 112 (63.28%) AngularJS
4 90 (50.85%) HTML5
5 71 (40.11%) CSS3
6 53 (29.94%) jQuery
7 51 (28.81%) React
8 41 (23.16%) Sass
9 33 (18.64%) Node.js
10 31 (17.51%) LESS
11 30 (16.95%) RESTful
12 28 (15.82%) .NET
13 27 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (12.99%) Backbone.js
15 21 (11.86%) Ajax
16 15 (8.47%) JSON
16 15 (8.47%) Web Services
16 15 (8.47%) XHTML
17 13 (7.34%) XML
18 12 (6.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.38%) User Experience
2 14 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.21%) NHS
4 9 (5.08%) Equities
4 9 (5.08%) RIA
5 8 (4.52%) Fixed Income
5 8 (4.52%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.95%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.39%) Graphic Design
8 4 (2.26%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.26%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.69%) Fintech
9 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.13%) Blog
11 1 (0.56%) Derivative
11 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.56%) IPTV
11 1 (0.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.34%) Apple iOS
2 11 (6.21%) Android
2 11 (6.21%) Windows
3 5 (2.82%) Linux
3 5 (2.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.26%) webOS
4 4 (2.26%) Windows Phone
4 4 (2.26%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (83.05%) Front End Development
2 81 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (23.73%) TDD
4 40 (22.60%) Web Development
5 34 (19.21%) Responsive Web Design
6 27 (15.25%) OO
7 26 (14.69%) MVC
8 23 (12.99%) BDD
8 23 (12.99%) E-Commerce
9 18 (10.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 17 (9.60%) OOP
11 15 (8.47%) Unit Testing
12 14 (7.91%) Low Latency
12 14 (7.91%) Web Design
13 13 (7.34%) Open Source
14 12 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.78%) Content Management
14 12 (6.78%) High Availability
15 11 (6.21%) Asset Management
15 11 (6.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 154 (87.01%) JavaScript
2 25 (14.12%) C#
3 20 (11.30%) Java
4 16 (9.04%) ES6
5 14 (7.91%) PHP
6 7 (3.95%) Python
6 7 (3.95%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.26%) ECMAScript
8 3 (1.69%) SQL
9 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.13%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.13%) Ruby
9 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) Scala
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (7.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.82%) Adobe
3 3 (1.69%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.13%) Google
4 2 (1.13%) Remedy
5 1 (0.56%) Arqiva
5 1 (0.56%) Demandware
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle
5 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.56%) SAP
5 1 (0.56%) Sencha
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