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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 105 110 146
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1027 1049 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.25% 2.07% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 2.18% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 794 615
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 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Median hourly rate £35.38 £24.23 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.99% -6.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £17.90 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.98 £26.67 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+187.50% -38.46%
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
43243 48091 49053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.95% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28473 31109 31489
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1878 2039
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -21 582 £418 +4.37% 185
South East +29 162 £375 +13.63% 42
Yorkshire +47 64 £340 -32.00% 30
South West +5 50 £338 -3.57% 20
East Midlands +18 39 £316 -2.69% 12
North West +3 39 £363 +3.57% 34
West Midlands +8 38 £388 +33.62% 32
North East -9 25 £375 - 1
East of England -3 22 £383 +12.50% 17
Midlands - 5 £313 - 2
South Coast +3 3 £263 -
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 3 December 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 1902 (88.67%) Front End Development
2 1879 (87.60%) HTML
3 1864 (86.90%) JavaScript
4 1853 (86.39%) CSS
5 1181 (55.06%) HTML5
6 1110 (51.75%) AngularJS
7 998 (46.53%) CSS3
8 918 (42.80%) Agile Software Development
9 706 (32.91%) jQuery
10 571 (26.62%) Sass
11 530 (24.71%) Web Development
12 503 (23.45%) React
13 484 (22.56%) Node.js
14 461 (21.49%) Git (software)
15 383 (17.86%) TDD
16 375 (17.48%) User Experience
17 328 (15.29%) Responsive Web Design
18 314 (14.64%) LESS
19 309 (14.41%) Grunt
20 283 (13.19%) Java
21 278 (12.96%) OO
22 264 (12.31%) gulp
23 259 (12.07%) MVC
24 256 (11.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 233 (10.86%) Ajax
26 230 (10.72%) Finance
27 213 (9.93%) Scrum
28 208 (9.70%) RESTful
29 202 (9.42%) .NET
30 200 (9.32%) Jasmine

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
1 121 (5.64%) CMS
2 72 (3.36%) Confluence
3 62 (2.89%) WordPress
4 49 (2.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 42 (1.96%) Drupal
6 33 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
7 28 (1.31%) Tomcat
8 23 (1.07%) Umbraco
9 21 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (0.65%) Apache
11 12 (0.56%) nginx
11 12 (0.56%) SharePoint
12 10 (0.47%) Alfresco
12 10 (0.47%) JBoss
13 8 (0.37%) IIS
14 6 (0.28%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.19%) Magnolia
16 3 (0.14%) Cloud Foundry
16 3 (0.14%) Mule ESB
16 3 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 141 (6.57%) Photoshop
2 31 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.65%) InDesign
5 6 (0.28%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.28%) GIMP
6 4 (0.19%) MS Excel
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.093%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.047%) MS Office
9 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.26%) Magento
2 10 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.047%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.047%) Shopify
6 1 (0.047%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 71 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (2.61%) GitHub
3 31 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.89%) SaaS
5 13 (0.61%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
7 8 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
9 6 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.28%) Heroku
10 5 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.19%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.19%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.19%) Office 365
11 4 (0.19%) PaaS
12 3 (0.14%) CloudBees
12 3 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.08%) HTTP
2 39 (1.82%) Internet
3 13 (0.61%) Intranet
3 13 (0.61%) Network Security
4 10 (0.47%) SSL
5 7 (0.33%) DNS
6 4 (0.19%) AMQP
6 4 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.093%) FTP
7 2 (0.093%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.047%) Extranet
8 1 (0.047%) LDAP
8 1 (0.047%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (3.12%) SQL Server
2 65 (3.03%) MySQL
3 43 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 33 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 27 (1.26%) MongoDB
6 19 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (0.51%) Big Data
8 9 (0.42%) Couchbase
8 9 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.33%) SQLite
11 5 (0.23%) DB2
12 4 (0.19%) GIS
12 4 (0.19%) Qlik Sense
13 3 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.14%) QlikView
14 2 (0.093%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 461 (21.49%) Git (software)
2 309 (14.41%) Grunt
3 264 (12.31%) gulp
4 200 (9.32%) Jasmine
5 113 (5.27%) JIRA
6 104 (4.85%) Mocha
7 94 (4.38%) Karma Test Runner
8 92 (4.29%) Jenkins
9 86 (4.01%) webpack
10 83 (3.87%) Subversion
11 76 (3.54%) Bower
12 66 (3.08%) Cucumber
13 65 (3.03%) Selenium
14 63 (2.94%) Protractor
15 56 (2.61%) Visual Studio
16 54 (2.52%) WebDriver
17 47 (2.19%) Babel
18 34 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
19 32 (1.49%) Maven
20 30 (1.40%) TeamCity
General
1 230 (10.72%) Finance
2 127 (5.92%) Banking
3 78 (3.64%) Retail
4 75 (3.50%) Marketing
5 61 (2.84%) Games
6 42 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 42 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 31 (1.45%) Publishing
8 30 (1.40%) Advertising
9 20 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 19 (0.89%) Front Office
11 16 (0.75%) Electronics
12 12 (0.56%) Back Office
13 11 (0.51%) Automotive
13 11 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.28%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.23%) Legal
17 4 (0.19%) Interactive Media
18 2 (0.093%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1879 (87.60%) HTML
2 1853 (86.39%) CSS
3 1181 (55.06%) HTML5
4 1110 (51.75%) AngularJS
5 998 (46.53%) CSS3
6 706 (32.91%) jQuery
7 571 (26.62%) Sass
8 503 (23.45%) React
9 484 (22.56%) Node.js
10 314 (14.64%) LESS
11 256 (11.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 233 (10.86%) Ajax
13 208 (9.70%) RESTful
14 202 (9.42%) .NET
15 193 (9.00%) JSON
16 182 (8.48%) Backbone.js
17 179 (8.34%) REST
18 121 (5.64%) Web Services
19 92 (4.29%) XML
20 85 (3.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 375 (17.48%) User Experience
2 77 (3.59%) Mobile App
3 53 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 53 (2.47%) Fintech
4 47 (2.19%) Visualisation
5 35 (1.63%) W3C
6 26 (1.21%) Digital Media
7 24 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (0.89%) Social Media
9 18 (0.84%) Fixed Income
9 18 (0.84%) Graphic Design
10 17 (0.79%) NHS
11 16 (0.75%) Blackberry
12 15 (0.70%) Mathematics
13 14 (0.65%) Equities
14 13 (0.61%) Algorithms
14 13 (0.61%) RIA
15 12 (0.56%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.51%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 79 (3.68%) Linux
2 74 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 57 (2.66%) Android
4 51 (2.38%) Windows
5 44 (2.05%) Unix
6 25 (1.17%) Mac OS X
7 16 (0.75%) webOS
7 16 (0.75%) Windows Phone
7 16 (0.75%) Windows Phone 7
8 10 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.42%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.093%) VMS
13 1 (0.047%) CentOS
13 1 (0.047%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.047%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1902 (88.67%) Front End Development
2 918 (42.80%) Agile Software Development
3 530 (24.71%) Web Development
4 383 (17.86%) TDD
5 328 (15.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 278 (12.96%) OO
7 259 (12.07%) MVC
8 213 (9.93%) Scrum
9 186 (8.67%) E-Commerce
10 184 (8.58%) BDD
11 152 (7.09%) Web Design
12 127 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
13 103 (4.80%) Software Engineering
14 101 (4.71%) Mobile First
15 95 (4.43%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 92 (4.29%) Open Source
17 87 (4.06%) Unit Testing
18 78 (3.64%) OOP
19 75 (3.50%) Continuous Deployment
20 65 (3.03%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1864 (86.90%) JavaScript
2 283 (13.19%) Java
3 182 (8.48%) PHP
4 168 (7.83%) C#
5 148 (6.90%) ES6
6 95 (4.43%) Python
7 74 (3.45%) Ruby
8 52 (2.42%) SQL
9 38 (1.77%) Scala
10 37 (1.72%) TypeScript
11 15 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
12 12 (0.56%) ECMAScript
13 9 (0.42%) T-SQL
14 8 (0.37%) ActionScript
14 8 (0.37%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.33%) C++
16 6 (0.28%) C
16 6 (0.28%) Perl
16 6 (0.28%) VBA
17 5 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 99 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 71 (3.31%) SC Cleared
3 59 (2.75%) Degree
4 8 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.19%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (1.72%) QA
2 36 (1.68%) WAI
3 23 (1.07%) WCAG
4 13 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 64 (2.98%) Docker
2 11 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (0.75%) Ansible
2 9 (0.42%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.047%) Opsview
3 1 (0.047%) Plesk
3 1 (0.047%) yum
Vendors
1 128 (5.97%) Adobe
2 64 (2.98%) Google
3 32 (1.49%) Sitecore
4 31 (1.45%) Oracle
5 30 (1.40%) Microsoft
6 27 (1.26%) Atlassian
7 25 (1.17%) Zend
8 12 (0.56%) Ensighten
8 12 (0.56%) SAP
8 12 (0.56%) Twitter
9 8 (0.37%) hybris
10 7 (0.33%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.23%) F5
12 4 (0.19%) Cadence
12 4 (0.19%) IBM
12 4 (0.19%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.14%) Apple
13 3 (0.14%) Perforce
13 3 (0.14%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.093%) Remedy
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
24 Seven
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £226 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Networkers
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £550 / Day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £380 - £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £125 - £170 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networkers
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago