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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK / England
Rank 126 112 152
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 837 928 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.02% 2.03% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.14% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 686 523
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 £31.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.51% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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
39259 43355 43155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.94% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25755 27927 27633
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1348 1585 1746
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -36 421 £425 +3.65% 163
South East +17 140 £381 +10.50% 56
Yorkshire +37 62 £350 -28.30% 24
South West -2 43 £375 +3.44% 14
East Midlands +28 41 £331 -8.62% 14
North West +8 40 £325 -7.14% 28
North East +12 33 £378 +23.26% 4
West Midlands -3 28 £370 +24.36% 20
East of England +2 23 £425 +21.42% 28
Midlands - 4 £313 - 4
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 17 January 2017, 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 1760 (89.80%) Front End Development
2 1686 (86.02%) HTML
3 1676 (85.51%) JavaScript
4 1655 (84.44%) CSS
5 1030 (52.55%) HTML5
6 1012 (51.63%) AngularJS
7 894 (45.61%) CSS3
8 799 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
9 624 (31.84%) jQuery
10 509 (25.97%) Sass
11 484 (24.69%) React
12 472 (24.08%) Web Development
13 440 (22.45%) Node.js
14 427 (21.79%) Git (software)
15 350 (17.86%) User Experience
16 340 (17.35%) TDD
17 272 (13.88%) LESS
18 271 (13.83%) Responsive Web Design
19 257 (13.11%) Grunt
20 237 (12.09%) Java
21 236 (12.04%) gulp
22 234 (11.94%) OO
23 227 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 222 (11.33%) Finance
25 219 (11.17%) Scrum
26 214 (10.92%) MVC
27 212 (10.82%) Ajax
28 206 (10.51%) RESTful
29 193 (9.85%) E-Commerce
30 187 (9.54%) Backbone.js

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
1 105 (5.36%) CMS
2 66 (3.37%) Confluence
3 53 (2.70%) WordPress
4 37 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 36 (1.84%) Drupal
6 24 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 18 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 18 (0.92%) Umbraco
9 15 (0.77%) Apache
9 15 (0.77%) SharePoint
10 10 (0.51%) Alfresco
11 7 (0.36%) IIS
11 7 (0.36%) nginx
12 5 (0.26%) JBoss
12 5 (0.26%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.20%) Magnolia
14 3 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.15%) Mule
14 3 (0.15%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 108 (5.51%) Photoshop
2 20 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 17 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.56%) GIMP
5 8 (0.41%) Pixelmator
6 7 (0.36%) InDesign
7 4 (0.20%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.20%) MS Excel
8 3 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.10%) InVision
10 1 (0.051%) MS Office
10 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (0.92%) Magento
2 12 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.051%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.051%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.051%) Shopify
5 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 68 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (3.01%) GitHub
3 24 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.77%) SaaS
5 14 (0.71%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
7 8 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.31%) Heroku
9 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (0.20%) PaaS
10 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.15%) CloudBees
10 3 (0.15%) IaaS
10 3 (0.15%) Office 365
10 3 (0.15%) Slack
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.86%) HTTP
2 35 (1.79%) Internet
3 13 (0.66%) SSL
4 12 (0.61%) Intranet
5 10 (0.51%) DNS
6 9 (0.46%) Network Security
7 5 (0.26%) LDAP
8 4 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.10%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.051%) AMQP
10 1 (0.051%) DSL
10 1 (0.051%) Extranet
10 1 (0.051%) FTP
10 1 (0.051%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 1 (0.051%) Skype
10 1 (0.051%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (3.57%) MySQL
2 62 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 28 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 28 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 25 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 21 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (0.61%) Big Data
7 9 (0.46%) Couchbase
7 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.20%) GIS
10 4 (0.20%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.15%) Hazelcast
11 3 (0.15%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.15%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 427 (21.79%) Git (software)
2 257 (13.11%) Grunt
3 236 (12.04%) gulp
4 177 (9.03%) Jasmine
5 107 (5.46%) JIRA
6 90 (4.59%) Jenkins
7 88 (4.49%) Mocha
8 87 (4.44%) Karma Test Runner
9 85 (4.34%) webpack
10 75 (3.83%) Bower
11 68 (3.47%) Protractor
11 68 (3.47%) Subversion
12 61 (3.11%) Selenium
13 53 (2.70%) Cucumber
14 44 (2.24%) Visual Studio
15 39 (1.99%) WebDriver
16 35 (1.79%) Babel
17 34 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (1.53%) Maven
19 22 (1.12%) JUnit
General
1 222 (11.33%) Finance
2 121 (6.17%) Banking
3 72 (3.67%) Marketing
4 61 (3.11%) Retail
5 49 (2.50%) Games
6 47 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 47 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 31 (1.58%) Advertising
8 26 (1.33%) Publishing
9 18 (0.92%) Front Office
10 16 (0.82%) Electronics
11 13 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.61%) Back Office
13 9 (0.46%) Automotive
14 6 (0.31%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.26%) Legal
15 5 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.20%) Czech Language
17 3 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1686 (86.02%) HTML
2 1655 (84.44%) CSS
3 1030 (52.55%) HTML5
4 1012 (51.63%) AngularJS
5 894 (45.61%) CSS3
6 624 (31.84%) jQuery
7 509 (25.97%) Sass
8 484 (24.69%) React
9 440 (22.45%) Node.js
10 272 (13.88%) LESS
11 227 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 212 (10.82%) Ajax
13 206 (10.51%) RESTful
14 187 (9.54%) Backbone.js
15 182 (9.29%) JSON
16 175 (8.93%) .NET
17 158 (8.06%) REST
18 116 (5.92%) Web Services
19 89 (4.54%) XML
20 87 (4.44%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 350 (17.86%) User Experience
2 70 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 65 (3.32%) Fintech
4 54 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 45 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 38 (1.94%) W3C
7 26 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (1.07%) Digital Media
9 17 (0.87%) Social Media
10 16 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (0.82%) Graphic Design
11 15 (0.77%) Mathematics
12 14 (0.71%) NHS
13 13 (0.66%) Fixed Income
13 13 (0.66%) RIA
14 12 (0.61%) Blackberry
15 11 (0.56%) Animation
15 11 (0.56%) Video on Demand
16 10 (0.51%) Equities
17 8 (0.41%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 59 (3.01%) Linux
2 57 (2.91%) Apple iOS
3 43 (2.19%) Windows
4 40 (2.04%) Android
5 25 (1.28%) Unix
6 12 (0.61%) webOS
6 12 (0.61%) Windows Phone
6 12 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
7 9 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.26%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.051%) CentOS
11 1 (0.051%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.051%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1760 (89.80%) Front End Development
2 799 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
3 472 (24.08%) Web Development
4 340 (17.35%) TDD
5 271 (13.83%) Responsive Web Design
6 234 (11.94%) OO
7 219 (11.17%) Scrum
8 214 (10.92%) MVC
9 193 (9.85%) E-Commerce
10 166 (8.47%) BDD
11 131 (6.68%) Continuous Integration
11 131 (6.68%) Web Design
12 105 (5.36%) Software Engineering
13 95 (4.85%) Unit Testing
14 93 (4.74%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 82 (4.18%) Mobile First
16 81 (4.13%) Open Source
17 64 (3.27%) OOP
18 59 (3.01%) Analytics
19 57 (2.91%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1676 (85.51%) JavaScript
2 237 (12.09%) Java
3 168 (8.57%) PHP
4 155 (7.91%) C#
5 121 (6.17%) ES6
6 75 (3.83%) Python
7 63 (3.21%) Ruby
8 47 (2.40%) SQL
9 37 (1.89%) Scala
10 27 (1.38%) TypeScript
11 11 (0.56%) ActionScript
12 10 (0.51%) CoffeeScript
12 10 (0.51%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.46%) ECMAScript
13 9 (0.46%) Perl
14 8 (0.41%) Groovy
15 7 (0.36%) XPath
16 6 (0.31%) VBA
17 4 (0.20%) C
17 4 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 75 (3.83%) Security Cleared
2 65 (3.32%) Degree
3 54 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.20%) MBA
6 1 (0.051%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.051%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (1.68%) QA
2 20 (1.02%) WAI
3 16 (0.82%) WCAG
4 12 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.051%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (3.01%) Docker
2 11 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (0.97%) Ansible
2 8 (0.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.10%) Puppet
4 1 (0.051%) Opsview
4 1 (0.051%) Plesk
Vendors
1 94 (4.80%) Adobe
2 63 (3.21%) Google
3 30 (1.53%) Microsoft
4 26 (1.33%) Oracle
5 25 (1.28%) Sitecore
6 19 (0.97%) Atlassian
7 18 (0.92%) Zend
8 14 (0.71%) SAP
9 12 (0.61%) Ensighten
10 9 (0.46%) Twitter
11 7 (0.36%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.26%) Apple
12 5 (0.26%) Perforce
13 4 (0.20%) Cadence
13 4 (0.20%) hybris
13 4 (0.20%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.15%) Apigee
14 3 (0.15%) IBM
15 2 (0.10%) Remedy
15 2 (0.10%) Sencha
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £0.00 - £430.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Rate: £325 - 375 per day + Please get in touch
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day 3 months initial
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Martin & Conley
Rate: COMPETITIVE RATE
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £425 Per Day plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £200 - £240 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 6 months contract
Posted: 5 days ago