The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 111 92 73
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 17 42 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 1.64% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.76% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 25
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£300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -10.00%
Front-End 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
2386 2393 2135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.50% 93.26% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1320 1103
Average daily rate £388 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 218 228
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Front-End 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 across the East of England region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Front-End 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 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Front-End 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 across the East of England region.

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -13 7 £308 -23.12% 2
Cambridgeshire -3 4 £275 +0.91% 6
Norfolk - 2 £300 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited 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 Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 44 (97.78%) HTML
1 44 (97.78%) CSS
2 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 28 (62.22%) HTML5
3 28 (62.22%) CSS3
4 14 (31.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (31.11%) jQuery
5 12 (26.67%) Ajax
6 11 (24.44%) OO
7 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 10 (22.22%) User Experience
7 10 (22.22%) Linux
7 10 (22.22%) JSP
8 9 (20.00%) .NET
8 9 (20.00%) Subversion
8 9 (20.00%) Web Design
8 9 (20.00%) TDD
9 8 (17.78%) Ant
9 8 (17.78%) PHP
9 8 (17.78%) Java
9 8 (17.78%) Apache
9 8 (17.78%) Grunt
9 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
9 8 (17.78%) BDD
10 7 (15.56%) Node.js
10 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
10 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.56%) Marketing
11 6 (13.33%) JSON

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited 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 Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.78%) Apache
2 7 (15.56%) Node.js
3 5 (11.11%) CMS
4 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.89%) lighttpd
5 3 (6.67%) WordPress
5 3 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Subversion
3 8 (17.78%) Ant
3 8 (17.78%) Grunt
4 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.67%) Bower
6 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.56%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Advertising
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (97.78%) CSS
1 44 (97.78%) HTML
2 28 (62.22%) HTML5
2 28 (62.22%) CSS3
3 14 (31.11%) jQuery
4 12 (26.67%) Ajax
5 10 (22.22%) JSP
6 9 (20.00%) .NET
7 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
7 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (13.33%) Semantic HTML
8 6 (13.33%) XHTML
8 6 (13.33%) JSON
9 5 (11.11%) JSTL
9 5 (11.11%) Sass
10 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
10 4 (8.89%) REST
10 4 (8.89%) XML
11 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
11 3 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) User Experience
2 6 (13.33%) W3C
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (24.44%) OO
3 9 (20.00%) Web Design
3 9 (20.00%) TDD
4 8 (17.78%) BDD
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.11%) MVC
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Web Development
8 3 (6.67%) Content Management
9 2 (4.44%) Scrum
9 2 (4.44%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.22%) Metadata Management
10 1 (2.22%) Project Management
10 1 (2.22%) CRM
10 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.22%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) PHP
2 8 (17.78%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe
2 1 (2.22%) ATG
2 1 (2.22%) Venda
2 1 (2.22%) Twitter
2 1 (2.22%) Nintex
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