The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 105 122 124
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1120 983 939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.28% 1.86% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 1.96% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 755 645
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.12 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -38.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -24.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in 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 England region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in 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 England region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
London 0 657 £405 +8.00% 176
South East +27 155 £350 - 47
Yorkshire +55 91 £375 +15.38% 26
East Midlands +20 56 £375 +4.16% 10
West Midlands -13 42 £325 +18.18% 11
South West +8 38 £325 +4.00% 17
North West -9 38 £369 -4.83% 36
East of England +5 26 £340 +8.80% 24
North East -20 17 £350 -12.60% 2
Midlands - 2 - - 1
South Coast - 2 £263 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 1827 (88.69%) Front End Development
2 1819 (88.30%) HTML
3 1804 (87.57%) JavaScript
4 1801 (87.43%) CSS
5 1193 (57.91%) HTML5
6 1053 (51.12%) AngularJS
7 1039 (50.44%) CSS3
8 934 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
9 689 (33.45%) jQuery
10 600 (29.13%) Sass
11 519 (25.19%) Web Development
12 472 (22.91%) React
13 443 (21.50%) Git (software)
14 434 (21.07%) Node.js
15 390 (18.93%) TDD
16 359 (17.43%) User Experience
17 347 (16.84%) Responsive Web Design
18 345 (16.75%) Grunt
19 301 (14.61%) LESS
20 290 (14.08%) OO
21 278 (13.50%) Java
22 266 (12.91%) MVC
23 262 (12.72%) gulp
24 247 (11.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 232 (11.26%) Ajax
26 218 (10.58%) Scrum
27 214 (10.39%) Finance
28 213 (10.34%) PHP
29 202 (9.81%) Jasmine
30 200 (9.71%) JSON

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 126 (6.12%) CMS
2 75 (3.64%) Confluence
3 68 (3.30%) WordPress
4 53 (2.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 40 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
6 32 (1.55%) Drupal
7 28 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 22 (1.07%) Umbraco
9 20 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (0.63%) nginx
11 12 (0.58%) Apache
12 10 (0.49%) JBoss
13 7 (0.34%) Alfresco
13 7 (0.34%) IIS
13 7 (0.34%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.24%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.19%) Mule
15 4 (0.19%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.19%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.15%) Magnolia
Applications
1 153 (7.43%) Photoshop
2 39 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.68%) InDesign
5 7 (0.34%) GIMP
6 5 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.15%) MS Excel
7 3 (0.15%) MS Office
8 1 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.36%) Magento
2 5 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.097%) Exchequer
4 2 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.049%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.049%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.049%) Shopify
5 1 (0.049%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.049%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 60 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.38%) GitHub
3 30 (1.46%) SaaS
4 29 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.63%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
7 6 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (0.29%) Heroku
8 4 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.19%) CloudFront
8 4 (0.19%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.15%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.097%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.40%) HTTP
2 38 (1.84%) Internet
3 23 (1.12%) Network Security
4 12 (0.58%) AMQP
5 5 (0.24%) Intranet
6 2 (0.097%) FTP
6 2 (0.097%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.049%) DNS
7 1 (0.049%) Skype
7 1 (0.049%) SNA
7 1 (0.049%) SSL
7 1 (0.049%) TETRA
7 1 (0.049%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (3.11%) MySQL
2 53 (2.57%) SQL Server
3 46 (2.23%) Relational Database
4 32 (1.55%) NoSQL
5 26 (1.26%) MongoDB
6 16 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.34%) Big Data
7 7 (0.34%) SQLite
8 6 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (0.29%) DB2
8 6 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.24%) Couchbase
9 5 (0.24%) Redis
9 5 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.15%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.097%) GIS
11 2 (0.097%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.097%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 443 (21.50%) Git (software)
2 345 (16.75%) Grunt
3 262 (12.72%) gulp
4 202 (9.81%) Jasmine
5 105 (5.10%) JIRA
6 102 (4.95%) Jenkins
7 101 (4.90%) Mocha
8 94 (4.56%) Subversion
9 85 (4.13%) Karma Test Runner
10 74 (3.59%) Selenium
11 70 (3.40%) Cucumber
12 65 (3.16%) Bower
13 64 (3.11%) WebDriver
14 54 (2.62%) webpack
15 50 (2.43%) Visual Studio
16 47 (2.28%) Babel
16 47 (2.28%) Protractor
17 42 (2.04%) JUnit
18 34 (1.65%) TeamCity
19 32 (1.55%) Maven
General
1 214 (10.39%) Finance
2 106 (5.15%) Banking
3 73 (3.54%) Retail
4 57 (2.77%) Marketing
5 42 (2.04%) Games
6 30 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 28 (1.36%) Advertising
8 24 (1.17%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.12%) Publishing
10 15 (0.73%) Automotive
11 12 (0.58%) Front Office
12 10 (0.49%) Electronics
13 5 (0.24%) Interactive Media
13 5 (0.24%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.24%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.19%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.097%) Law
16 1 (0.049%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1819 (88.30%) HTML
2 1801 (87.43%) CSS
3 1193 (57.91%) HTML5
4 1053 (51.12%) AngularJS
5 1039 (50.44%) CSS3
6 689 (33.45%) jQuery
7 600 (29.13%) Sass
8 472 (22.91%) React
9 434 (21.07%) Node.js
10 301 (14.61%) LESS
11 247 (11.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 232 (11.26%) Ajax
13 200 (9.71%) JSON
14 192 (9.32%) .NET
15 190 (9.22%) REST
16 180 (8.74%) Backbone.js
17 170 (8.25%) RESTful
18 108 (5.24%) Web Services
19 90 (4.37%) Spring
20 82 (3.98%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 359 (17.43%) User Experience
2 87 (4.22%) Mobile App
3 40 (1.94%) Digital Media
4 36 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 32 (1.55%) Visualisation
6 30 (1.46%) Fintech
7 26 (1.26%) W3C
8 17 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (0.83%) Social Media
9 16 (0.78%) Blackberry
10 15 (0.73%) Fixed Income
11 14 (0.68%) NHS
12 12 (0.58%) Algorithms
13 11 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (0.53%) Animation
13 11 (0.53%) Graphic Design
14 10 (0.49%) Equities
14 10 (0.49%) Smartphone
15 9 (0.44%) Data Structures
16 8 (0.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 96 (4.66%) Linux
2 66 (3.20%) Android
2 66 (3.20%) Apple iOS
3 53 (2.57%) Windows
4 37 (1.80%) Unix
5 30 (1.46%) Mac OS X
6 22 (1.07%) Windows Phone
7 16 (0.78%) webOS
7 16 (0.78%) Windows Phone 7
8 11 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.39%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.19%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.15%) VMS
13 2 (0.097%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.049%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1827 (88.69%) Front End Development
2 934 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
3 519 (25.19%) Web Development
4 390 (18.93%) TDD
5 347 (16.84%) Responsive Web Design
6 290 (14.08%) OO
7 266 (12.91%) MVC
8 218 (10.58%) Scrum
9 177 (8.59%) BDD
10 162 (7.86%) E-Commerce
11 144 (6.99%) Web Design
12 142 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
13 102 (4.95%) Open Source
14 98 (4.76%) OOP
15 92 (4.47%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 90 (4.37%) Mobile First
17 88 (4.27%) Automated Testing
18 75 (3.64%) Unit Testing
19 69 (3.35%) Software Engineering
20 65 (3.16%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1804 (87.57%) JavaScript
2 278 (13.50%) Java
3 213 (10.34%) PHP
4 161 (7.82%) C#
5 128 (6.21%) ES6
6 114 (5.53%) Python
7 96 (4.66%) Ruby
8 48 (2.33%) Scala
9 47 (2.28%) SQL
10 35 (1.70%) TypeScript
11 18 (0.87%) ECMAScript
12 14 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
13 9 (0.44%) C
13 9 (0.44%) C++
14 8 (0.39%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.34%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.24%) Dart
17 4 (0.19%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.19%) Clojure
18 3 (0.15%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 83 (4.03%) Security Cleared
2 64 (3.11%) SC Cleared
3 42 (2.04%) Degree
4 13 (0.63%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.19%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.049%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.33%) WAI
2 28 (1.36%) QA
3 21 (1.02%) WCAG
4 10 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 59 (2.86%) Docker
2 7 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (0.44%) Ansible
2 3 (0.15%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.097%) yum
4 1 (0.049%) Mesos
4 1 (0.049%) Opsview
Vendors
1 131 (6.36%) Adobe
2 60 (2.91%) Google
3 33 (1.60%) Oracle
3 33 (1.60%) Sitecore
4 29 (1.41%) Atlassian
5 27 (1.31%) Zend
6 24 (1.17%) Microsoft
7 13 (0.63%) Twitter
8 11 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 8 (0.39%) hybris
9 8 (0.39%) IBM
10 7 (0.34%) Ensighten
10 7 (0.34%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.29%) Perforce
12 5 (0.24%) F5
12 5 (0.24%) SAP
12 5 (0.24%) Sony
12 5 (0.24%) Virgin Media
13 3 (0.15%) Facebook
13 3 (0.15%) Xamarin
London
Source Technology
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £320 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Computer People
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Source Technology
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £0 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £80 - £120 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £80 - £120 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £275 - 325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago