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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 87 125 90
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 87 84 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.51% 1.56% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.64% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 68 93
Median daily rate £415 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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
3293 5137 5567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.09% 95.15% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4010 4012
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 79 100
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 172 (90.53%) JavaScript
2 171 (90.00%) HTML
3 169 (88.95%) Front End Development
4 165 (86.84%) CSS
5 120 (63.16%) AngularJS
6 119 (62.63%) HTML5
7 88 (46.32%) CSS3
8 73 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (30.53%) React
10 54 (28.42%) jQuery
11 52 (27.37%) Node.js
11 52 (27.37%) Sass
12 43 (22.63%) TDD
13 40 (21.05%) Git (software)
14 39 (20.53%) Finance
15 33 (17.37%) Backbone.js
15 33 (17.37%) Responsive Web Design
16 30 (15.79%) Java
16 30 (15.79%) Web Development
17 29 (15.26%) OO
17 29 (15.26%) gulp
18 28 (14.74%) User Experience
18 28 (14.74%) BDD
19 26 (13.68%) Grunt
19 26 (13.68%) LESS
20 22 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 22 (11.58%) C#
20 22 (11.58%) E-Commerce
21 18 (9.47%) RESTful
22 17 (8.95%) PHP

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 (7.89%) CMS
2 10 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.05%) Confluence
4 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.53%) IIS
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.53%) InDesign
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Magento
2 2 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.53%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.11%) GitHub
3 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.11%) HTTP
2 3 (1.58%) Network Security
3 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.16%) MongoDB
2 6 (3.16%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.63%) Couchbase
4 4 (2.11%) MySQL
5 2 (1.05%) Big Data
5 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.53%) Redis
6 1 (0.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 40 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 29 (15.26%) gulp
3 26 (13.68%) Grunt
4 11 (5.79%) Mocha
5 10 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 10 (5.26%) Subversion
6 9 (4.74%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.21%) Bower
7 8 (4.21%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (3.68%) JIRA
8 7 (3.68%) Protractor
9 6 (3.16%) Sinon.JS
10 5 (2.63%) Jenkins
10 5 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.58%) webpack
12 2 (1.05%) Babel
12 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.05%) JUnit
12 2 (1.05%) PhantomJS
12 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (20.53%) Finance
2 10 (5.26%) Banking
3 8 (4.21%) Marketing
3 8 (4.21%) Retail
4 7 (3.68%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.68%) Games
5 4 (2.11%) Advertising
6 3 (1.58%) Interactive Media
6 3 (1.58%) Publishing
7 2 (1.05%) Front Office
7 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (90.00%) HTML
2 165 (86.84%) CSS
3 120 (63.16%) AngularJS
4 119 (62.63%) HTML5
5 88 (46.32%) CSS3
6 58 (30.53%) React
7 54 (28.42%) jQuery
8 52 (27.37%) Node.js
8 52 (27.37%) Sass
9 33 (17.37%) Backbone.js
10 26 (13.68%) LESS
11 22 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (9.47%) RESTful
13 17 (8.95%) JSON
14 16 (8.42%) .NET
15 14 (7.37%) REST
16 12 (6.32%) XHTML
17 10 (5.26%) XML
18 9 (4.74%) Ajax
19 8 (4.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.74%) User Experience
2 10 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.74%) NHS
4 8 (4.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.68%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.63%) Equities
7 5 (2.63%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.58%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.58%) Fintech
8 3 (1.58%) W3C
9 2 (1.05%) iPhone
9 2 (1.05%) New Media
10 1 (0.53%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.53%) iPad
10 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.53%) Social Network
10 1 (0.53%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.26%) Android
1 10 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.74%) Linux
3 3 (1.58%) Windows
4 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.05%) Unix
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (88.95%) Front End Development
2 73 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (22.63%) TDD
4 33 (17.37%) Responsive Web Design
5 30 (15.79%) Web Development
6 29 (15.26%) OO
7 28 (14.74%) BDD
8 22 (11.58%) E-Commerce
9 15 (7.89%) OOP
9 15 (7.89%) Scrum
10 13 (6.84%) Automated Testing
10 13 (6.84%) MVC
11 10 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.26%) Content Management
12 9 (4.74%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 8 (4.21%) Asset Management
14 7 (3.68%) Android Development
14 7 (3.68%) Open Source
14 7 (3.68%) Service Design
14 7 (3.68%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 172 (90.53%) JavaScript
2 30 (15.79%) Java
3 22 (11.58%) C#
4 17 (8.95%) PHP
5 10 (5.26%) Python
6 9 (4.74%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.63%) ES6
8 3 (1.58%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.58%) SQL
9 2 (1.05%) Ruby
10 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.53%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.53%) Perl
10 1 (0.53%) R
10 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (4.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.53%) QA
1 1 (0.53%) WAI
1 1 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (3.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (4.74%) Adobe
2 3 (1.58%) Google
3 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.05%) Remedy
4 1 (0.53%) Demandware
4 1 (0.53%) Optimizely
4 1 (0.53%) RedDot
4 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.53%) SAP
4 1 (0.53%) Zend
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