The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 100 107 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 24 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 0.70% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.73% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 28
Average daily rate £360 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £238 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £330 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
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
2271 2467 2261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.30% 96.56% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1464 1234
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £188 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 227 244
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side 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 (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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 11 £385 +24.19% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 6 £360 +20.00% 3
Norfolk -8 5 £338 -
Essex -3 1 £220 -7.36% 5
Bedfordshire - 1 £325 - 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 62 (96.88%) HTML
2 60 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 59 (92.19%) CSS
4 53 (82.81%) Front End Development
5 43 (67.19%) HTML5
6 41 (64.06%) CSS3
7 39 (60.94%) jQuery
8 30 (46.88%) User Experience
9 29 (45.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 29 (45.31%) Ajax
10 28 (43.75%) Java
11 23 (35.94%) Responsive Web Design
12 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (32.81%) REST
13 20 (31.25%) Sass
13 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
13 20 (31.25%) UX Design
14 17 (26.56%) Mobile App
14 17 (26.56%) PhoneGap
15 16 (25.00%) TypeScript
16 15 (23.44%) WebStorm
16 15 (23.44%) Dart
16 15 (23.44%) Mercurial
16 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
16 15 (23.44%) ECMAScript
16 15 (23.44%) IntelliJ
17 14 (21.88%) Photoshop
17 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (20.31%) OO
19 12 (18.75%) SDL Web 8

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.19%) Node.js
2 6 (9.38%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) Drupal
3 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.56%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Photoshop
2 12 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (18.75%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (18.75%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.13%) GitHub
3 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.56%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.44%) IntelliJ
2 15 (23.44%) Mercurial
2 15 (23.44%) WebStorm
3 12 (18.75%) Grunt
4 9 (14.06%) gulp
4 9 (14.06%) Jasmine
4 9 (14.06%) Selenium
5 7 (10.94%) PhantomJS
6 2 (3.13%) Bower
6 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.56%) GitLab
7 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.56%) Mocha
7 1 (1.56%) Protractor
7 1 (1.56%) Sublime Text
7 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (1.56%) Yeoman
General
1 9 (14.06%) Retail
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Publishing
4 1 (1.56%) Automotive
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (96.88%) HTML
2 59 (92.19%) CSS
3 43 (67.19%) HTML5
4 41 (64.06%) CSS3
5 39 (60.94%) jQuery
6 29 (45.31%) Ajax
6 29 (45.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (32.81%) REST
8 20 (31.25%) Sass
9 17 (26.56%) PhoneGap
10 11 (17.19%) LESS
11 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
12 8 (12.50%) JSON
13 5 (7.81%) .NET
13 5 (7.81%) Backbone.js
13 5 (7.81%) React
14 4 (6.25%) Ember.js
14 4 (6.25%) JSP
14 4 (6.25%) Web Services
15 3 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) User Experience
2 17 (26.56%) Mobile App
3 12 (18.75%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.13%) W3C
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Biology
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (82.81%) Front End Development
2 23 (35.94%) Responsive Web Design
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (31.25%) UX Design
5 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
6 13 (20.31%) OO
7 9 (14.06%) Functional Testing
7 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
8 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.38%) Web Development
10 5 (7.81%) Online Marketing
11 4 (6.25%) MVC
11 4 (6.25%) Scrum
11 4 (6.25%) TDD
12 3 (4.69%) OOD
12 3 (4.69%) Open Source
12 3 (4.69%) Web Design
13 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.13%) Data Visualisation
13 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 28 (43.75%) Java
3 16 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 15 (23.44%) Dart
4 15 (23.44%) ECMAScript
5 6 (9.38%) C#
6 5 (7.81%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) SQL
8 2 (3.13%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) ES6
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) WAI
1 2 (3.13%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) Adobe
2 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.56%) Google
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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