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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 82 140 109
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 83 74 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.50% 1.27% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.34% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 56 69
Median daily rate £425 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.92% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
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
3189 5528 5596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.88% 94.66% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 4270 4164
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 72
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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.

1 168 (92.31%) HTML
2 167 (91.76%) JavaScript
3 166 (91.21%) Front End Development
4 159 (87.36%) CSS
5 115 (63.19%) AngularJS
6 114 (62.64%) HTML5
7 85 (46.70%) CSS3
8 69 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (33.52%) Sass
9 61 (33.52%) React
10 56 (30.77%) Node.js
11 52 (28.57%) jQuery
12 39 (21.43%) Backbone.js
13 36 (19.78%) TDD
14 35 (19.23%) Finance
14 35 (19.23%) Git (software)
15 32 (17.58%) gulp
16 31 (17.03%) Web Development
17 30 (16.48%) Responsive Web Design
17 30 (16.48%) Grunt
18 29 (15.93%) OO
19 26 (14.29%) Java
19 26 (14.29%) BDD
20 21 (11.54%) E-Commerce
20 21 (11.54%) LESS
21 20 (10.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 20 (10.99%) User Experience
22 19 (10.44%) Scrum
22 19 (10.44%) JSON
23 17 (9.34%) CMS

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 17 (9.34%) CMS
2 4 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.65%) IIS
3 3 (1.65%) WordPress
4 2 (1.10%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.55%) Drupal
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (2.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.65%) MS Office
4 1 (0.55%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.55%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Magento
2 2 (1.10%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.10%) Unica
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) GitHub
2 3 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.30%) HTTP
2 4 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.20%) Big Data
3 3 (1.65%) MySQL
4 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.55%) Redis
5 1 (0.55%) Riak
Development Applications
1 35 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 32 (17.58%) gulp
3 30 (16.48%) Grunt
4 8 (4.40%) JIRA
5 7 (3.85%) Mocha
5 7 (3.85%) Subversion
6 6 (3.30%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.75%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.20%) PhantomJS
9 3 (1.65%) Bower
9 3 (1.65%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.65%) Protractor
10 2 (1.10%) JUnit
10 2 (1.10%) webpack
11 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.55%) Sinon.JS
11 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (19.23%) Finance
2 10 (5.49%) Marketing
3 9 (4.95%) Games
4 5 (2.75%) Front Office
4 5 (2.75%) Publishing
5 4 (2.20%) Advertising
5 4 (2.20%) Arabic Language
5 4 (2.20%) Banking
6 3 (1.65%) Interactive Media
6 3 (1.65%) Retail
7 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.10%) Legal
7 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Electronics
8 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (92.31%) HTML
2 159 (87.36%) CSS
3 115 (63.19%) AngularJS
4 114 (62.64%) HTML5
5 85 (46.70%) CSS3
6 61 (33.52%) React
6 61 (33.52%) Sass
7 56 (30.77%) Node.js
8 52 (28.57%) jQuery
9 39 (21.43%) Backbone.js
10 21 (11.54%) LESS
11 20 (10.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (10.44%) JSON
13 15 (8.24%) RESTful
14 14 (7.69%) REST
15 11 (6.04%) .NET
15 11 (6.04%) RequireJS
16 8 (4.40%) Web Services
16 8 (4.40%) XML
17 7 (3.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.99%) User Experience
2 8 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (3.85%) NHS
4 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.75%) W3C
5 4 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.20%) Fintech
5 4 (2.20%) New Media
6 3 (1.65%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.65%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.10%) iPhone
7 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.55%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.55%) iPad
8 1 (0.55%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.14%) Linux
2 5 (2.75%) Android
2 5 (2.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.65%) Unix
3 3 (1.65%) Windows
4 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (91.21%) Front End Development
2 69 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.78%) TDD
4 31 (17.03%) Web Development
5 30 (16.48%) Responsive Web Design
6 29 (15.93%) OO
7 26 (14.29%) BDD
8 21 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 19 (10.44%) Scrum
10 15 (8.24%) MVC
11 14 (7.69%) Automated Testing
12 9 (4.95%) Content Management
13 8 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (3.30%) Kanban
14 6 (3.30%) OOP
14 6 (3.30%) Prototyping
15 5 (2.75%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
15 5 (2.75%) CRM
15 5 (2.75%) Mobile First
15 5 (2.75%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 167 (91.76%) JavaScript
2 26 (14.29%) Java
3 16 (8.79%) C#
4 14 (7.69%) PHP
5 8 (4.40%) Python
5 8 (4.40%) SQL
5 8 (4.40%) TypeScript
6 4 (2.20%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.65%) ES6
7 3 (1.65%) VBScript
8 1 (0.55%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.55%) C
8 1 (0.55%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.55%) R
8 1 (0.55%) Ruby
8 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (2.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.65%) WCAG
2 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.55%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) WAI
Vendors
1 11 (6.04%) Adobe
2 3 (1.65%) RedDot
2 3 (1.65%) Twitter
3 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.10%) Zend
4 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.55%) Demandware
4 1 (0.55%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.55%) Google
4 1 (0.55%) hybris
4 1 (0.55%) Optimizely
4 1 (0.55%) SAP
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