The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 189 211 214
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 9 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.15% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 5
Average daily rate
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£404 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £178 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £355 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5414 6582 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.04% 92.63% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 4842 5241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 168 170
Average hourly rate £18.48 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.74 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Web Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the City of London region.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the City of London region.

Front-End Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 16 (80.00%) HTML5
4 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (50.00%) LESS
5 10 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (40.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (25.00%) CSS3
8 5 (25.00%) Marketing
8 5 (25.00%) Web Development
8 5 (25.00%) .NET
9 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (20.00%) Market Research
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
10 3 (15.00%) MVC
10 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
11 2 (10.00%) Ajax
11 2 (10.00%) Legal
11 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
11 2 (10.00%) PHP
11 2 (10.00%) SQL
11 2 (10.00%) Sass
11 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
11 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 16 (80.00%) HTML5
4 10 (50.00%) LESS
4 10 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
6 7 (35.00%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (25.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.00%) Ajax
10 2 (10.00%) Sass
10 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
11 1 (5.00%) Java EE
11 1 (5.00%) JSON
11 1 (5.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Web Development
2 4 (20.00%) Market Research
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) SEO
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe
1 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards