The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 90 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 39 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.55% 1.35% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.42% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 19
Median daily rate £325 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2402 2954 2777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.43% 95.01% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1389 1800 1616
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 237 231
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.08 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the East of England region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the East of England region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +12 14 £275 - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £388 +40.90% 5
Hertfordshire +2 8 £343 +3.78% 5
Essex +10 4 £425 +25.92% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £425 - 3
Suffolk - 2 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Front End 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 East of England region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 72 (97.30%) HTML
1 72 (97.30%) CSS
2 68 (91.89%) JavaScript
3 60 (81.08%) Front End Development
4 58 (78.38%) HTML5
5 45 (60.81%) CSS3
6 43 (58.11%) jQuery
7 33 (44.59%) AngularJS
7 33 (44.59%) Java
8 28 (37.84%) Web Development
8 28 (37.84%) Git (software)
9 26 (35.14%) Sass
9 26 (35.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 25 (33.78%) User Experience
11 22 (29.73%) Photoshop
12 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (24.32%) REST
14 17 (22.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (22.97%) Wireframes
15 16 (21.62%) Mobile App
15 16 (21.62%) Ajax
16 14 (18.92%) Graphic Design
16 14 (18.92%) JSON
17 13 (17.57%) UX Design
17 13 (17.57%) PhoneGap
17 13 (17.57%) E-Commerce
17 13 (17.57%) PHP
18 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio
18 12 (16.22%) TypeScript
18 12 (16.22%) Grunt

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (5.41%) CMS
2 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (29.73%) Photoshop
2 9 (12.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (12.16%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.35%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.35%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.81%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (5.41%) GitHub
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.22%) Grunt
2 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio
3 10 (13.51%) Jasmine
4 9 (12.16%) IntelliJ
4 9 (12.16%) Mercurial
4 9 (12.16%) WebStorm
5 8 (10.81%) Selenium
6 7 (9.46%) gulp
7 5 (6.76%) Mocha
8 4 (5.41%) PhantomJS
9 3 (4.05%) QUnit
10 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.70%) Bower
10 2 (2.70%) Subversion
11 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
11 1 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (1.35%) Xcode
General
1 5 (6.76%) Retail
2 3 (4.05%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (97.30%) CSS
1 72 (97.30%) HTML
2 58 (78.38%) HTML5
3 45 (60.81%) CSS3
4 43 (58.11%) jQuery
5 33 (44.59%) AngularJS
6 26 (35.14%) Sass
7 18 (24.32%) REST
8 17 (22.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (21.62%) Ajax
10 14 (18.92%) JSON
11 13 (17.57%) PhoneGap
12 11 (14.86%) .NET
13 9 (12.16%) JSP
13 9 (12.16%) LESS
13 9 (12.16%) Node.js
14 8 (10.81%) WebRTC
15 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
15 7 (9.46%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (9.46%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) User Experience
2 16 (21.62%) Mobile App
3 14 (18.92%) Graphic Design
4 4 (5.41%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.05%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Linux
1 1 (1.35%) Unix
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (81.08%) Front End Development
2 28 (37.84%) Web Development
3 26 (35.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (22.97%) Wireframes
6 13 (17.57%) E-Commerce
6 13 (17.57%) UX Design
7 7 (9.46%) CRUD
7 7 (9.46%) MVC
8 5 (6.76%) CRM
8 5 (6.76%) Functional Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Scrum
8 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.41%) ERP
9 4 (5.41%) OO
10 3 (4.05%) Pair Programming
10 3 (4.05%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (4.05%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (4.05%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 68 (91.89%) JavaScript
2 33 (44.59%) Java
3 13 (17.57%) PHP
4 12 (16.22%) TypeScript
5 9 (12.16%) Dart
5 9 (12.16%) ECMAScript
6 8 (10.81%) C#
7 7 (9.46%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (6.76%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) WCAG
2 3 (4.05%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Adobe
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle
2 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.35%) Intershop
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.35%) Siebel