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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 106 136 124
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1092 913 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.21% 1.73% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.82% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 706 627
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.12 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -36.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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
46883 50243 48342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.97% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30886 32538 29753
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1439 1894 1939
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +16 628 £405 +8.00% 153
South East +10 127 £350 - 57
Yorkshire +57 112 £400 +29.55% 23
West Midlands -10 56 £310 +17.53% 11
East Midlands +18 46 £375 +4.16% 8
South West +4 39 £325 +6.55% 10
North West -17 38 £335 -4.28% 31
East of England +22 36 £325 - 15
North East -26 13 £350 -3.44% 5
Midlands - 1 - -
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 27 August 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 1796 (89.09%) HTML
2 1791 (88.84%) JavaScript
3 1784 (88.49%) CSS
4 1776 (88.10%) Front End Development
5 1200 (59.52%) HTML5
6 1030 (51.09%) CSS3
7 995 (49.36%) AngularJS
8 917 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
9 671 (33.28%) jQuery
10 606 (30.06%) Sass
11 519 (25.74%) Web Development
12 456 (22.62%) React
13 433 (21.48%) Git (software)
14 427 (21.18%) Node.js
15 376 (18.65%) User Experience
16 368 (18.25%) TDD
17 347 (17.21%) Responsive Web Design
18 326 (16.17%) Grunt
19 286 (14.19%) Java
19 286 (14.19%) OO
20 270 (13.39%) LESS
21 266 (13.19%) MVC
22 263 (13.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 241 (11.95%) gulp
24 233 (11.56%) Finance
25 214 (10.62%) Scrum
26 212 (10.52%) PHP
27 203 (10.07%) Ajax
28 190 (9.42%) JSON
29 184 (9.13%) .NET

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
1 119 (5.90%) CMS
2 70 (3.47%) WordPress
3 64 (3.17%) Confluence
4 48 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 36 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (1.29%) Drupal
7 21 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 16 (0.79%) Apache
9 15 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (0.69%) Umbraco
11 10 (0.50%) IIS
11 10 (0.50%) nginx
12 9 (0.45%) SharePoint
13 8 (0.40%) JBoss
14 5 (0.25%) Joomla!
14 5 (0.25%) Liferay
15 4 (0.20%) Jetty
15 4 (0.20%) Mule
15 4 (0.20%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.15%) Magnolia
Applications
1 158 (7.84%) Photoshop
2 44 (2.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (0.74%) InDesign
5 6 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.25%) GIMP
6 5 (0.25%) MS Office
7 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.099%) MS Excel
9 1 (0.050%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.050%) PaintShop Pro
9 1 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (1.24%) Magento
2 6 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.099%) Exchequer
4 2 (0.099%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.050%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.050%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.050%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.050%) Shopify
5 1 (0.050%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.050%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.53%) GitHub
2 48 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.49%) SaaS
4 24 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.30%) Heroku
7 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.20%) CloudFront
8 4 (0.20%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.20%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.099%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.099%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.32%) HTTP
2 32 (1.59%) Internet
3 24 (1.19%) Network Security
4 14 (0.69%) AMQP
5 6 (0.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.099%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.050%) DNS
7 1 (0.050%) DVB
7 1 (0.050%) FTP
7 1 (0.050%) Intranet
7 1 (0.050%) Skype
7 1 (0.050%) SNA
7 1 (0.050%) TETRA
7 1 (0.050%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (3.03%) MySQL
2 52 (2.58%) Relational Database
3 47 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 31 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 25 (1.24%) MongoDB
6 10 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.35%) DB2
7 7 (0.35%) SQLite
8 6 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.25%) Couchbase
9 5 (0.25%) Redis
9 5 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.20%) Big Data
10 4 (0.20%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.20%) Neo4j
10 4 (0.20%) OrientDB
10 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.15%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 433 (21.48%) Git (software)
2 326 (16.17%) Grunt
3 241 (11.95%) gulp
4 175 (8.68%) Jasmine
5 112 (5.56%) Subversion
6 98 (4.86%) Mocha
7 97 (4.81%) Jenkins
8 94 (4.66%) JIRA
9 71 (3.52%) Karma Test Runner
10 68 (3.37%) Selenium
11 67 (3.32%) Cucumber
12 54 (2.68%) webpack
13 53 (2.63%) Bower
13 53 (2.63%) WebDriver
14 52 (2.58%) JUnit
15 49 (2.43%) Visual Studio
16 42 (2.08%) Babel
17 38 (1.88%) Protractor
18 30 (1.49%) TeamCity
19 28 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 233 (11.56%) Finance
2 111 (5.51%) Banking
3 70 (3.47%) Retail
4 52 (2.58%) Marketing
5 48 (2.38%) Games
6 32 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 29 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 25 (1.24%) Advertising
9 20 (0.99%) Publishing
10 16 (0.79%) Telecoms
11 14 (0.69%) Automotive
12 13 (0.64%) Front Office
13 8 (0.40%) Electronics
13 8 (0.40%) Law
14 4 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.20%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.15%) Interactive Media
16 2 (0.099%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.099%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1796 (89.09%) HTML
2 1784 (88.49%) CSS
3 1200 (59.52%) HTML5
4 1030 (51.09%) CSS3
5 995 (49.36%) AngularJS
6 671 (33.28%) jQuery
7 606 (30.06%) Sass
8 456 (22.62%) React
9 427 (21.18%) Node.js
10 270 (13.39%) LESS
11 263 (13.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 203 (10.07%) Ajax
13 190 (9.42%) JSON
14 184 (9.13%) .NET
14 184 (9.13%) Backbone.js
15 178 (8.83%) REST
16 139 (6.89%) RESTful
17 101 (5.01%) Web Services
18 84 (4.17%) Spring
19 82 (4.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 376 (18.65%) User Experience
2 87 (4.32%) Mobile App
3 40 (1.98%) Digital Media
4 38 (1.88%) Visualisation
5 33 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 25 (1.24%) W3C
7 22 (1.09%) Fintech
7 22 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (0.74%) Fixed Income
9 14 (0.69%) Graphic Design
10 13 (0.64%) Social Media
11 12 (0.60%) NHS
12 11 (0.55%) Animation
12 11 (0.55%) Blackberry
13 10 (0.50%) Algorithms
13 10 (0.50%) Equities
13 10 (0.50%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (0.40%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 100 (4.96%) Linux
2 65 (3.22%) Android
3 57 (2.83%) Apple iOS
4 45 (2.23%) Unix
4 45 (2.23%) Windows
5 38 (1.88%) Mac OS X
6 19 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 13 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.55%) webOS
8 11 (0.55%) Windows Phone 7
9 8 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.30%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.15%) VMS
14 2 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.050%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1776 (88.10%) Front End Development
2 917 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
3 519 (25.74%) Web Development
4 368 (18.25%) TDD
5 347 (17.21%) Responsive Web Design
6 286 (14.19%) OO
7 266 (13.19%) MVC
8 214 (10.62%) Scrum
9 171 (8.48%) BDD
10 149 (7.39%) E-Commerce
11 145 (7.19%) Web Design
12 139 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
13 106 (5.26%) Automated Testing
14 102 (5.06%) Open Source
15 94 (4.66%) OOP
16 79 (3.92%) Mobile First
17 78 (3.87%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
18 67 (3.32%) Wireframes
19 65 (3.22%) Unit Testing
20 60 (2.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1791 (88.84%) JavaScript
2 286 (14.19%) Java
3 212 (10.52%) PHP
4 157 (7.79%) C#
5 121 (6.00%) ES6
6 110 (5.46%) Python
7 100 (4.96%) Ruby
8 50 (2.48%) Scala
8 50 (2.48%) SQL
9 37 (1.84%) TypeScript
10 19 (0.94%) ECMAScript
11 12 (0.60%) CoffeeScript
12 9 (0.45%) C
12 9 (0.45%) C++
13 8 (0.40%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.35%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.30%) Dart
15 6 (0.30%) Groovy
16 4 (0.20%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.20%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 78 (3.87%) Security Cleared
2 53 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 38 (1.88%) Degree
4 18 (0.89%) DV Cleared
5 13 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.20%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.050%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.33%) WAI
2 27 (1.34%) QA
3 20 (0.99%) WCAG
4 12 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 56 (2.78%) Docker
2 7 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (0.35%) Ansible
2 2 (0.099%) yum
3 1 (0.050%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.050%) Mesos
3 1 (0.050%) Opsview
Vendors
1 119 (5.90%) Adobe
2 59 (2.93%) Google
3 29 (1.44%) Oracle
4 26 (1.29%) Zend
5 25 (1.24%) Sitecore
6 23 (1.14%) Atlassian
7 20 (0.99%) Microsoft
8 13 (0.64%) Red Hat
8 13 (0.64%) Twitter
9 7 (0.35%) IBM
10 6 (0.30%) hybris
10 6 (0.30%) New Relic
11 5 (0.25%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.25%) F5
11 5 (0.25%) Sony
11 5 (0.25%) Virgin Media
12 4 (0.20%) Ensighten
13 3 (0.15%) Facebook
13 3 (0.15%) Marketo
13 3 (0.15%) TIBCO
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Experis Ltd
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London
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Rate: £325 - £375 per day
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