The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Front-End Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 156 204 196
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 15 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 6
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Front-End 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
3345 5238 5543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.16% 95.05% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2675 4088 4008
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £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 77 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.35 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £10.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.60 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

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

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

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

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

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 31 (91.18%) HTML
3 30 (88.24%) CSS
4 28 (82.35%) Front End Development
5 27 (79.41%) AngularJS
6 21 (61.76%) HTML5
7 13 (38.24%) OO
8 12 (35.29%) CSS3
9 11 (32.35%) Sass
9 11 (32.35%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) C#
10 9 (26.47%) Java
10 9 (26.47%) jQuery
11 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
11 8 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (23.53%) TypeScript
11 8 (23.53%) React
12 7 (20.59%) Node.js
12 7 (20.59%) TDD
12 7 (20.59%) Web Development
13 5 (14.71%) Banking
13 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
14 4 (11.76%) JSON
14 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (11.76%) LESS
14 4 (11.76%) gulp
14 4 (11.76%) Grunt
15 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
15 3 (8.82%) BDD

Senior Front-End 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 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Grunt
2 4 (11.76%) gulp
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.88%) Mocha
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.88%) webpack
4 1 (2.94%) Babel
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 30 (88.24%) CSS
3 27 (79.41%) AngularJS
4 21 (61.76%) HTML5
5 12 (35.29%) CSS3
6 11 (32.35%) Sass
7 9 (26.47%) jQuery
8 8 (23.53%) React
9 7 (20.59%) Node.js
10 4 (11.76%) JSON
10 4 (11.76%) LESS
11 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
12 2 (5.88%) Ajax
12 2 (5.88%) REST
12 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (2.94%) Behat
13 1 (2.94%) Ionic Framework
13 1 (2.94%) Mustache
13 1 (2.94%) Twig
13 1 (2.94%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.88%) Fintech
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Front End Development
2 13 (38.24%) OO
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
4 7 (20.59%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
5 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.82%) BDD
6 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Web Design
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (5.88%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) Content Management
8 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.94%) MVC
8 1 (2.94%) OOP
8 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 9 (26.47%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) TypeScript
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) ES6
5 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.94%) WAI
1 1 (2.94%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe
1 1 (2.94%) RedDot
1 1 (2.94%) Zend
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