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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 128 174 142
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 953 697 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.87% 1.37% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.45% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 484 544
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.32 £39.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.15% +44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £39.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-71.79% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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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
48428 48067 47032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.01% 94.75% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31953 29679 29276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1367 1934 1971
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 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)
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 6 May 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 +35 584 £400 +6.66% 161
South East +22 140 £331 +1.92% 41
North West +9 61 £350 +7.69% 33
West Midlands -3 38 £250 -8.25% 21
Yorkshire -4 38 £375 - 29
East of England +5 31 £355 +9.23% 27
South West +8 30 £345 -1.42% 28
East Midlands +23 28 £300 +9.09% 10
North East -37 9 £338 +12.50% 5
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1620 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 1617 (89.83%) HTML
3 1592 (88.44%) CSS
4 1538 (85.44%) Front End Development
5 1051 (58.39%) HTML5
6 907 (50.39%) CSS3
7 873 (48.50%) AngularJS
8 814 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
9 671 (37.28%) jQuery
10 552 (30.67%) Sass
11 477 (26.50%) Web Development
12 406 (22.56%) User Experience
13 384 (21.33%) Git (software)
14 375 (20.83%) React
15 351 (19.50%) Node.js
16 327 (18.17%) Responsive Web Design
17 312 (17.33%) TDD
18 289 (16.06%) Backbone.js
19 275 (15.28%) Java
20 253 (14.06%) Grunt
21 249 (13.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 237 (13.17%) OO
23 223 (12.39%) MVC
24 210 (11.67%) Finance
25 208 (11.56%) LESS
26 207 (11.50%) Scrum
27 203 (11.28%) gulp
28 181 (10.06%) Ajax
29 175 (9.72%) E-Commerce
30 174 (9.67%) PHP

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
1 351 (19.50%) Node.js
2 115 (6.39%) CMS
3 60 (3.33%) WordPress
4 32 (1.78%) Drupal
5 27 (1.50%) Apache
6 26 (1.44%) Confluence
7 24 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 16 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.61%) IIS
11 9 (0.50%) JBoss
11 9 (0.50%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.50%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
13 7 (0.39%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.33%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.28%) Liferay
15 5 (0.28%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.22%) Jetty
17 3 (0.17%) Mule
Applications
1 126 (7.00%) Photoshop
2 49 (2.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.78%) MS Office
5 10 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.33%) GIMP
7 4 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.22%) InDesign
7 4 (0.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.11%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.056%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 19 (1.06%) Magento
2 11 (0.61%) Eloqua
3 9 (0.50%) BigMachines
4 7 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.11%) Unica
7 1 (0.056%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.056%) Shopify
7 1 (0.056%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.72%) GitHub
2 30 (1.67%) SaaS
3 24 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.44%) MailChimp
7 6 (0.33%) PaaS
8 4 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.22%) Heroku
9 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.11%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.11%) Google Play
11 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.056%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.056%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.056%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.056%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.89%) HTTP
2 25 (1.39%) Internet
3 11 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.56%) HTTPS
5 7 (0.39%) AMQP
6 6 (0.33%) Intranet
6 6 (0.33%) Network Security
7 4 (0.22%) Skype
8 3 (0.17%) FTP
9 2 (0.11%) DNS
9 2 (0.11%) SSL
10 1 (0.056%) CHAP
10 1 (0.056%) DVB
10 1 (0.056%) Extranet
10 1 (0.056%) LDAP
10 1 (0.056%) SMTP
10 1 (0.056%) SNA
10 1 (0.056%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (3.11%) MySQL
2 41 (2.28%) MongoDB
3 28 (1.56%) SQL Server
4 17 (0.94%) NoSQL
5 16 (0.89%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.56%) Big Data
7 8 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.28%) Redis
9 4 (0.22%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.22%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.22%) OrientDB
10 3 (0.17%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.17%) DB2
11 2 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.11%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.056%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.056%) SQLite
12 1 (0.056%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 384 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 253 (14.06%) Grunt
3 203 (11.28%) gulp
4 120 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 115 (6.39%) Subversion
6 65 (3.61%) Jenkins
6 65 (3.61%) Selenium
7 64 (3.56%) Karma Test Runner
8 63 (3.50%) JIRA
9 54 (3.00%) Mocha
10 53 (2.94%) JUnit
11 35 (1.94%) Protractor
12 33 (1.83%) Cucumber
13 29 (1.61%) Bower
13 29 (1.61%) Visual Studio
14 27 (1.50%) webpack
15 25 (1.39%) Mercurial
16 18 (1.00%) WebStorm
17 17 (0.94%) Maven
18 16 (0.89%) Eclipse
General
1 210 (11.67%) Finance
2 113 (6.28%) Banking
3 64 (3.56%) Marketing
4 45 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 37 (2.06%) Retail
6 31 (1.72%) Games
7 26 (1.44%) Publishing
8 25 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.33%) Advertising
10 21 (1.17%) Law
11 13 (0.72%) Front Office
12 9 (0.50%) Electronics
12 9 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.33%) Automotive
13 6 (0.33%) Legal
14 4 (0.22%) Arabic Language
14 4 (0.22%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.17%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1617 (89.83%) HTML
2 1592 (88.44%) CSS
3 1051 (58.39%) HTML5
4 907 (50.39%) CSS3
5 873 (48.50%) AngularJS
6 671 (37.28%) jQuery
7 552 (30.67%) Sass
8 375 (20.83%) React
9 289 (16.06%) Backbone.js
10 249 (13.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 208 (11.56%) LESS
12 181 (10.06%) Ajax
13 152 (8.44%) JSON
14 124 (6.89%) .NET
15 116 (6.44%) Ember.js
16 106 (5.89%) REST
17 104 (5.78%) RESTful
18 97 (5.39%) Web Services
19 81 (4.50%) XML
20 69 (3.83%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 406 (22.56%) User Experience
2 147 (8.17%) Mobile App
3 43 (2.39%) Visualisation
4 35 (1.94%) W3C
5 30 (1.67%) Animation
6 26 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 26 (1.44%) Digital Media
7 14 (0.78%) IPTV
7 14 (0.78%) Video on Demand
8 13 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (0.67%) Fintech
9 12 (0.67%) Social Media
10 11 (0.61%) NHS
11 10 (0.56%) Graphic Design
12 9 (0.50%) New Media
13 8 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (0.44%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.39%) iPad
15 6 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 68 (3.78%) Linux
2 40 (2.22%) Android
3 33 (1.83%) Windows
4 29 (1.61%) Unix
5 22 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.22%) Mac OS X
6 9 (0.50%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.39%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.17%) webOS
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.11%) CentOS
12 1 (0.056%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.056%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.056%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1538 (85.44%) Front End Development
2 814 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
3 477 (26.50%) Web Development
4 327 (18.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 312 (17.33%) TDD
6 237 (13.17%) OO
7 223 (12.39%) MVC
8 207 (11.50%) Scrum
9 175 (9.72%) E-Commerce
10 159 (8.83%) BDD
11 137 (7.61%) Web Design
12 130 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
13 76 (4.22%) Unit Testing
14 73 (4.06%) Automated Testing
14 73 (4.06%) Open Source
15 61 (3.39%) Software Engineering
16 53 (2.94%) Workflow
17 48 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
18 47 (2.61%) OOP
19 46 (2.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 1620 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 275 (15.28%) Java
3 174 (9.67%) PHP
4 103 (5.72%) C#
5 96 (5.33%) Ruby
6 89 (4.94%) Python
7 59 (3.28%) ES6
7 59 (3.28%) SQL
8 45 (2.50%) TypeScript
9 43 (2.39%) Scala
10 30 (1.67%) Groovy
11 16 (0.89%) ECMAScript
12 14 (0.78%) XAML
13 12 (0.67%) C++
14 10 (0.56%) ActionScript
14 10 (0.56%) C
15 9 (0.50%) CoffeeScript
15 9 (0.50%) Objective-C
15 9 (0.50%) XPath
16 8 (0.44%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 74 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 46 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 38 (2.11%) Degree
4 27 (1.50%) DV Cleared
5 13 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.56%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.056%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.44%) WAI
2 21 (1.17%) QA
3 18 (1.00%) WCAG
4 12 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (1.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.056%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.22%) yum
3 2 (0.11%) Jitterbit
3 2 (0.11%) Kibana
4 1 (0.056%) Mesos
4 1 (0.056%) Puppet
Vendors
1 108 (6.00%) Adobe
2 40 (2.22%) Google
3 29 (1.61%) Twitter
4 19 (1.06%) Sitecore
5 18 (1.00%) Facebook
5 18 (1.00%) Oracle
6 17 (0.94%) Microsoft
7 12 (0.67%) Zend
8 11 (0.61%) IBM
8 11 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (0.50%) Atlassian
9 9 (0.50%) hybris
9 9 (0.50%) Siebel
10 7 (0.39%) New Relic
10 7 (0.39%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.28%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.28%) Perforce
12 4 (0.22%) RedDot
12 4 (0.22%) Sencha
13 3 (0.17%) Apple
City, London
JM
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day TBC
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £201 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
24 Seven
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: / day
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Canterbury
greywood
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Inzu
Rate: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum - Paid weekly based on this salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Tyne and Wear
BMC Recruitment Group
Rate: £20,000 - £30,000 per year + pension scheme, shares, flexible working hours, etc
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago