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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
London / City of London
Rank 148 146 182
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Median daily rate £425 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
- +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2811 2943 4889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.80% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2304 3778
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 80
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +34.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (86.67%) Web Development
2 13 (86.67%) CSS3
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (80.00%) HTML5
3 12 (80.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (66.67%) Sass
5 9 (60.00%) LESS
6 7 (46.67%) Ember.js
6 7 (46.67%) Grunt
6 7 (46.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (46.67%) JSHint
6 7 (46.67%) Bower
6 7 (46.67%) React
6 7 (46.67%) webpack
6 7 (46.67%) gulp
6 7 (46.67%) Protractor
6 7 (46.67%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) JSLint
6 7 (46.67%) Backbone.js
6 7 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (46.67%) QUnit
6 7 (46.67%) Jasmine
6 7 (46.67%) DOM
6 7 (46.67%) HTTP
6 7 (46.67%) DNS
6 7 (46.67%) SSL
6 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 7 (46.67%) Web Design

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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
1 7 (46.67%) HTTP
1 7 (46.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Bower
1 7 (46.67%) Grunt
1 7 (46.67%) gulp
1 7 (46.67%) Jasmine
1 7 (46.67%) JSHint
1 7 (46.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (46.67%) Maven
1 7 (46.67%) Protractor
1 7 (46.67%) QUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) webpack
2 2 (13.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) RSpec
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) CSS3
3 12 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (80.00%) HTML5
4 10 (66.67%) Sass
5 9 (60.00%) LESS
6 7 (46.67%) Ajax
6 7 (46.67%) Backbone.js
6 7 (46.67%) Compass CSS Framework
6 7 (46.67%) DOM
6 7 (46.67%) Ember.js
6 7 (46.67%) JSLint
6 7 (46.67%) JSON
6 7 (46.67%) React
6 7 (46.67%) REST
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (13.33%) XHTML
9 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Web Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (46.67%) Web Design
3 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (26.67%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Wireframes
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft