The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 160 159 204
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +45
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.058% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.061% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Median daily rate £425 £496 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.35% +41.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Front End Web 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
3041 3297 5484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.54% 95.65% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2415 2615 4197
Median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 47 104
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 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the City of London region.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the City of London region.

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

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (87.50%) Web Development
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) HTML5
3 13 (81.25%) CSS3
3 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
4 8 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) REST
5 7 (43.75%) JSON
5 7 (43.75%) Banking
5 7 (43.75%) Sass
5 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
6 6 (37.50%) LESS
6 6 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (37.50%) React
6 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
7 4 (25.00%) Compass CSS Framework
7 4 (25.00%) Protractor
7 4 (25.00%) webpack
7 4 (25.00%) gulp
7 4 (25.00%) Grunt
7 4 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (25.00%) JSHint
7 4 (25.00%) Bower
7 4 (25.00%) QUnit
7 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
7 4 (25.00%) Ember.js

Front End Web 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Bower
1 4 (25.00%) Grunt
1 4 (25.00%) gulp
1 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (25.00%) JSHint
1 4 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
1 4 (25.00%) Protractor
1 4 (25.00%) QUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
1 4 (25.00%) webpack
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) RSpec
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
2 13 (81.25%) CSS3
2 13 (81.25%) HTML5
3 7 (43.75%) JSON
3 7 (43.75%) REST
3 7 (43.75%) Sass
4 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) LESS
4 6 (37.50%) React
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) Compass CSS Framework
5 4 (25.00%) DOM
5 4 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 4 (25.00%) JSLint
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Web Development
2 8 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
4 6 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft