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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 66 130 126
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 95 67 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.84% 1.22% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 1.29% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 49 61
Median daily rate £400 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +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
3194 5206 5695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.34% 95.00% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2607 3980 4278
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 90 79
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £29.32 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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.

1 159 (92.98%) HTML
2 156 (91.23%) Front End Development
3 154 (90.06%) JavaScript
4 148 (86.55%) CSS
5 109 (63.74%) HTML5
6 105 (61.40%) AngularJS
7 79 (46.20%) CSS3
8 63 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (31.58%) Sass
10 53 (30.99%) React
11 52 (30.41%) Node.js
12 49 (28.65%) jQuery
13 41 (23.98%) Backbone.js
14 35 (20.47%) Finance
15 33 (19.30%) TDD
16 32 (18.71%) Git (software)
17 31 (18.13%) Web Development
18 29 (16.96%) Responsive Web Design
19 27 (15.79%) Java
19 27 (15.79%) gulp
20 26 (15.20%) OO
21 23 (13.45%) Grunt
21 23 (13.45%) BDD
22 20 (11.70%) User Experience
22 20 (11.70%) Scrum
23 19 (11.11%) MVC
23 19 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 18 (10.53%) CMS
24 18 (10.53%) JSON
25 17 (9.94%) LESS

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 52 (30.41%) Node.js
2 18 (10.53%) CMS
3 4 (2.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.34%) IIS
4 2 (1.17%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.17%) WordPress
5 1 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (7.60%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (2.92%) MS Office
4 3 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.17%) Unica
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.34%) GitHub
2 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.09%) HTTP
2 4 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.34%) Big Data
2 4 (2.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.17%) MySQL
4 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.58%) Redis
5 1 (0.58%) Riak
5 1 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (18.71%) Git (software)
2 27 (15.79%) gulp
3 23 (13.45%) Grunt
4 8 (4.68%) JIRA
5 7 (4.09%) Mocha
6 6 (3.51%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.92%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (2.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (2.92%) Subversion
7 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.34%) PhantomJS
9 3 (1.75%) Bower
9 3 (1.75%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.75%) Protractor
10 1 (0.58%) Babel
10 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.58%) Sinon.JS
10 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.58%) webpack
General
1 35 (20.47%) Finance
2 10 (5.85%) Marketing
3 9 (5.26%) Games
4 5 (2.92%) Front Office
5 4 (2.34%) Arabic Language
5 4 (2.34%) Publishing
6 3 (1.75%) Advertising
6 3 (1.75%) Banking
7 2 (1.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.17%) Interactive Media
7 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.17%) Legal
7 2 (1.17%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (92.98%) HTML
2 148 (86.55%) CSS
3 109 (63.74%) HTML5
4 105 (61.40%) AngularJS
5 79 (46.20%) CSS3
6 54 (31.58%) Sass
7 53 (30.99%) React
8 49 (28.65%) jQuery
9 41 (23.98%) Backbone.js
10 19 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (10.53%) JSON
12 17 (9.94%) LESS
13 14 (8.19%) RESTful
14 13 (7.60%) REST
15 11 (6.43%) .NET
16 10 (5.85%) RequireJS
17 9 (5.26%) XML
18 8 (4.68%) Spring
18 8 (4.68%) Web Services
19 6 (3.51%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.70%) User Experience
2 8 (4.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.34%) Fintech
4 4 (2.34%) New Media
4 4 (2.34%) NHS
4 4 (2.34%) W3C
5 3 (1.75%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.17%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.17%) iPhone
6 2 (1.17%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.58%) Blog
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.58%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.43%) Linux
2 5 (2.92%) Windows
3 4 (2.34%) Unix
4 3 (1.75%) Android
4 3 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (91.23%) Front End Development
2 63 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (19.30%) TDD
4 31 (18.13%) Web Development
5 29 (16.96%) Responsive Web Design
6 26 (15.20%) OO
7 23 (13.45%) BDD
8 20 (11.70%) Scrum
9 19 (11.11%) MVC
10 14 (8.19%) Automated Testing
10 14 (8.19%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.02%) Content Management
12 7 (4.09%) Configuration Management
13 6 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.51%) Kanban
14 5 (2.92%) Data Management
14 5 (2.92%) OOP
14 5 (2.92%) Progressive Enhancement
14 5 (2.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (2.34%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 154 (90.06%) JavaScript
2 27 (15.79%) Java
3 15 (8.77%) C#
4 11 (6.43%) SQL
5 8 (4.68%) TypeScript
6 7 (4.09%) PHP
7 6 (3.51%) Python
8 4 (2.34%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.34%) VBScript
9 3 (1.75%) ES6
10 2 (1.17%) Ruby
11 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.58%) C
11 1 (0.58%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.58%) R
11 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (4.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.34%) WCAG
2 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.58%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) WAI
Vendors
1 11 (6.43%) Adobe
2 4 (2.34%) RedDot
3 3 (1.75%) Twitter
4 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.17%) Zend
5 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.58%) Cognos
5 1 (0.58%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.58%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) hybris
5 1 (0.58%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.58%) SAP
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