The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 194 201 216
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 5 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.18% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.20% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
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£400 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £408 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £388 £330
% change year-on-year
-11.61% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5332 6562 7201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.88% 92.61% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3888 4819 5239
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 171 169
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Front-End Developer
London

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

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

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 30 July 2014.

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

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (33.33%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) XHTML
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) Node.js
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (11.11%) Mustache
7 1 (11.11%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) Facebook
7 1 (11.11%) LESS
7 1 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (11.11%) TeamSite
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) XHTML
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Mustache
6 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (11.11%) LESS
6 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (11.11%) JSP
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Facebook
1 1 (11.11%) Interwoven