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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 116 141 132
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1014 853 825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.03% 1.65% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.74% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 655 578
Median daily rate £394 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.06 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +8.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
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
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +12 593 £403 +7.33% 163
South East +9 118 £363 - 49
Yorkshire +53 100 £400 +33.33% 24
West Midlands +7 51 £250 -4.76% 26
East of England +17 39 £325 +8.33% 16
South West -4 39 £325 +3.17% 21
North West -29 34 £338 +3.84% 20
East Midlands +11 33 £350 +21.73% 8
North East -48 10 £350 - 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 23 July 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 1777 (89.61%) HTML
2 1775 (89.51%) JavaScript
3 1773 (89.41%) CSS
4 1729 (87.19%) Front End Development
5 1195 (60.26%) HTML5
6 1003 (50.58%) CSS3
7 966 (48.71%) AngularJS
8 938 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
9 693 (34.95%) jQuery
10 602 (30.36%) Sass
11 527 (26.58%) Web Development
12 438 (22.09%) Git (software)
13 429 (21.63%) React
14 403 (20.32%) Node.js
15 391 (19.72%) User Experience
16 362 (18.26%) Responsive Web Design
17 346 (17.45%) TDD
18 325 (16.39%) Grunt
19 298 (15.03%) Java
20 286 (14.42%) OO
21 269 (13.57%) MVC
22 251 (12.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 244 (12.30%) Finance
24 240 (12.10%) LESS
25 238 (12.00%) gulp
26 218 (10.99%) Scrum
27 217 (10.94%) Ajax
28 208 (10.49%) Backbone.js
29 203 (10.24%) PHP
30 191 (9.63%) 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
1 127 (6.40%) CMS
2 65 (3.28%) WordPress
3 53 (2.67%) Confluence
4 42 (2.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 29 (1.46%) Drupal
6 28 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 15 (0.76%) Umbraco
8 14 (0.71%) Apache
8 14 (0.71%) IIS
8 14 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (0.50%) JBoss
10 9 (0.45%) nginx
11 8 (0.40%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.25%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.25%) Liferay
13 4 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.20%) Jetty
13 4 (0.20%) Mule
13 4 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 169 (8.52%) Photoshop
2 52 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.71%) InDesign
5 9 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (0.35%) GIMP
6 7 (0.35%) MS Office
7 4 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.10%) MS Excel
9 1 (0.050%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.050%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 25 (1.26%) Magento
2 9 (0.45%) SDL Web 8
3 6 (0.30%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.20%) BigMachines
4 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.10%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.10%) Unica
6 1 (0.050%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.050%) Shopify
6 1 (0.050%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 57 (2.87%) GitHub
2 35 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.51%) SaaS
4 20 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.25%) MailChimp
8 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.20%) CloudFront
8 4 (0.20%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.15%) Route 53
10 2 (0.10%) Google Play
10 2 (0.10%) PaaS
11 1 (0.050%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.050%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.050%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (4.34%) HTTP
2 32 (1.61%) Internet
3 18 (0.91%) Network Security
4 13 (0.66%) AMQP
5 10 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.20%) Intranet
8 2 (0.10%) FTP
8 2 (0.10%) Skype
9 1 (0.050%) DVB
9 1 (0.050%) SNA
9 1 (0.050%) SSL
9 1 (0.050%) TETRA
9 1 (0.050%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (3.33%) MySQL
2 44 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 31 (1.56%) SQL Server
4 23 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 21 (1.06%) MongoDB
6 11 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.35%) Big Data
7 7 (0.35%) DB2
7 7 (0.35%) SQLite
8 5 (0.25%) Redis
8 5 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.20%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.20%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.20%) OrientDB
10 3 (0.15%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.15%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.050%) GIS
12 1 (0.050%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 438 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 325 (16.39%) Grunt
3 238 (12.00%) gulp
4 166 (8.37%) Jasmine
5 122 (6.15%) Subversion
6 89 (4.49%) Mocha
7 84 (4.24%) Jenkins
8 83 (4.19%) JIRA
9 76 (3.83%) Karma Test Runner
9 76 (3.83%) Selenium
10 65 (3.28%) JUnit
11 51 (2.57%) Cucumber
12 43 (2.17%) Visual Studio
13 40 (2.02%) webpack
14 38 (1.92%) Bower
15 35 (1.77%) WebDriver
16 30 (1.51%) Babel
16 30 (1.51%) Protractor
17 28 (1.41%) TeamCity
18 22 (1.11%) Maven
General
1 244 (12.30%) Finance
2 113 (5.70%) Banking
3 61 (3.08%) Retail
4 53 (2.67%) Games
5 49 (2.47%) Marketing
6 32 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 27 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.06%) Publishing
9 20 (1.01%) Advertising
9 20 (1.01%) Law
10 13 (0.66%) Automotive
10 13 (0.66%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.50%) Electronics
12 6 (0.30%) Front Office
13 5 (0.25%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.20%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.15%) Interactive Media
15 3 (0.15%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.10%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1777 (89.61%) HTML
2 1773 (89.41%) CSS
3 1195 (60.26%) HTML5
4 1003 (50.58%) CSS3
5 966 (48.71%) AngularJS
6 693 (34.95%) jQuery
7 602 (30.36%) Sass
8 429 (21.63%) React
9 403 (20.32%) Node.js
10 251 (12.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 240 (12.10%) LESS
12 217 (10.94%) Ajax
13 208 (10.49%) Backbone.js
14 191 (9.63%) JSON
15 167 (8.42%) .NET
16 150 (7.56%) REST
17 126 (6.35%) RESTful
18 97 (4.89%) Web Services
19 79 (3.98%) Spring
20 78 (3.93%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 391 (19.72%) User Experience
2 128 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 49 (2.47%) Visualisation
4 29 (1.46%) Digital Media
5 25 (1.26%) W3C
6 19 (0.96%) Fintech
6 19 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 16 (0.81%) Graphic Design
9 13 (0.66%) Animation
9 13 (0.66%) Social Media
10 12 (0.61%) Algorithms
11 11 (0.55%) Blackberry
11 11 (0.55%) NHS
12 10 (0.50%) Smartphone
13 9 (0.45%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.45%) New Media
14 8 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (0.40%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 101 (5.09%) Linux
2 59 (2.98%) Android
3 46 (2.32%) Unix
4 41 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 39 (1.97%) Windows
6 38 (1.92%) Mac OS X
7 19 (0.96%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.55%) webOS
9 11 (0.55%) Windows Phone 7
10 6 (0.30%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.30%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.10%) VMS
13 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1729 (87.19%) Front End Development
2 938 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
3 527 (26.58%) Web Development
4 362 (18.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 346 (17.45%) TDD
6 286 (14.42%) OO
7 269 (13.57%) MVC
8 218 (10.99%) Scrum
9 171 (8.62%) BDD
10 160 (8.07%) E-Commerce
11 150 (7.56%) Web Design
12 138 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
13 109 (5.50%) Automated Testing
14 89 (4.49%) Open Source
15 83 (4.19%) OOP
16 75 (3.78%) Wireframes
17 70 (3.53%) Unit Testing
18 65 (3.28%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
19 64 (3.23%) Mobile First
20 59 (2.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1775 (89.51%) JavaScript
2 298 (15.03%) Java
3 203 (10.24%) PHP
4 130 (6.56%) C#
5 105 (5.30%) ES6
6 100 (5.04%) Ruby
7 95 (4.79%) Python
8 53 (2.67%) SQL
9 51 (2.57%) Scala
10 41 (2.07%) TypeScript
11 24 (1.21%) Groovy
12 22 (1.11%) ECMAScript
13 9 (0.45%) C
13 9 (0.45%) C++
13 9 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
13 9 (0.45%) Dart
13 9 (0.45%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.20%) Clojure
14 4 (0.20%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.15%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 95 (4.79%) Security Cleared
2 63 (3.18%) SC Cleared
3 31 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 26 (1.31%) Degree
5 12 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.25%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.050%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (1.97%) WAI
2 23 (1.16%) QA
3 21 (1.06%) WCAG
4 11 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (1.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.050%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.30%) Ansible
2 2 (0.10%) Jitterbit
2 2 (0.10%) Kibana
2 2 (0.10%) yum
3 1 (0.050%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.050%) Mesos
Vendors
1 114 (5.75%) Adobe
2 53 (2.67%) Google
3 25 (1.26%) Twitter
4 24 (1.21%) Atlassian
4 24 (1.21%) Oracle
4 24 (1.21%) Sitecore
5 19 (0.96%) Zend
6 13 (0.66%) Microsoft
6 13 (0.66%) Red Hat
7 9 (0.45%) Facebook
8 7 (0.35%) hybris
8 7 (0.35%) IBM
9 6 (0.30%) New Relic
10 5 (0.25%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.25%) F5
10 5 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.25%) Sony
10 5 (0.25%) Virgin Media
11 4 (0.20%) Apple
11 4 (0.20%) Perforce
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