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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 149 183 196
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 17 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 9
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £338 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £538 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £360 £388
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -7.09%
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
3203 4338 5607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.04% 95.30% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2553 3414 4119
Median daily rate £475 £451 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 111
Median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
2 21 (87.50%) HTML
3 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
4 18 (75.00%) Front End Development
5 11 (45.83%) HTML5
5 11 (45.83%) CSS3
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) OO
7 8 (33.33%) React
8 7 (29.17%) Node.js
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) Web Development
9 6 (25.00%) jQuery
9 6 (25.00%) Sass
10 5 (20.83%) Banking
11 4 (16.67%) BDD
11 4 (16.67%) Grunt
11 4 (16.67%) gulp
12 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (12.50%) Jasmine
12 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
12 3 (12.50%) Degree
12 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
12 3 (12.50%) Java
12 3 (12.50%) PHP
13 2 (8.33%) Web Design
13 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
13 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS

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 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Grunt
1 4 (16.67%) gulp
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.33%) Mocha
3 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.33%) webpack
4 1 (4.17%) Babel
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
4 1 (4.17%) JDeveloper
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Front Office
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
2 21 (87.50%) HTML
3 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
4 11 (45.83%) CSS3
4 11 (45.83%) HTML5
5 8 (33.33%) React
6 7 (29.17%) Node.js
7 6 (25.00%) jQuery
7 6 (25.00%) Sass
8 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.33%) LESS
9 2 (8.33%) REST
9 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.17%) Behat
10 1 (4.17%) Ember.js
10 1 (4.17%) Express
10 1 (4.17%) Marionette.js
10 1 (4.17%) OOCSS
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (4.17%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (4.17%) IPTV
1 1 (4.17%) Market Risk
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
1 1 (4.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) OO
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Web Design
8 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.17%) BPEL
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) Process Management
8 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) ES6
3 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe
1 1 (4.17%) Arqiva
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) Zend