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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 126 159 138
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 940 762 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.93% 1.50% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.58% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 575 547
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.29% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £21.64 £28.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.71% -2.60%
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
46209 48121 46401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30544 30820 29000
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1354 1845 1896
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +29 540 £400 +6.66% 163
South East +26 117 £325 - 42
Yorkshire +40 76 £400 +33.33% 18
West Midlands +9 53 £250 -9.09% 6
North West -12 49 £350 +7.69% 19
South West +5 41 £325 +4.83% 23
East of England +5 37 £350 +7.69% 14
East Midlands +10 23 £343 +26.85% 10
North East -53 11 £350 +22.80% 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 26 June 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 1638 (89.61%) JavaScript
2 1634 (89.39%) HTML
3 1631 (89.22%) CSS
4 1589 (86.93%) Front End Development
5 1079 (59.03%) HTML5
6 924 (50.55%) CSS3
7 852 (46.61%) AngularJS
8 831 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
9 643 (35.18%) jQuery
10 574 (31.40%) Sass
11 515 (28.17%) Web Development
12 407 (22.26%) Git (software)
13 390 (21.33%) React
14 359 (19.64%) User Experience
15 349 (19.09%) Node.js
16 343 (18.76%) Responsive Web Design
17 310 (16.96%) TDD
18 293 (16.03%) Grunt
19 285 (15.59%) Java
20 252 (13.79%) OO
21 246 (13.46%) MVC
22 231 (12.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 230 (12.58%) Backbone.js
24 227 (12.42%) Finance
25 226 (12.36%) LESS
26 210 (11.49%) gulp
27 205 (11.21%) Scrum
28 192 (10.50%) Ajax
29 179 (9.79%) PHP
30 165 (9.03%) 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
1 118 (6.46%) CMS
2 56 (3.06%) WordPress
3 36 (1.97%) Confluence
4 30 (1.64%) Drupal
5 22 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 21 (1.15%) Apache
7 17 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (0.71%) IIS
8 13 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (0.66%) Umbraco
10 11 (0.60%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.44%) JBoss
11 8 (0.44%) Joomla!
11 8 (0.44%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
12 6 (0.33%) nginx
12 6 (0.33%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.27%) Liferay
14 4 (0.22%) Jetty
14 4 (0.22%) Mule
Applications
1 134 (7.33%) Photoshop
2 39 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (0.66%) MS Office
5 9 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (0.38%) GIMP
7 5 (0.27%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.22%) InDesign
8 4 (0.22%) MS Excel
9 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.055%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 22 (1.20%) Magento
2 8 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.38%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.27%) BigMachines
5 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.11%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.11%) Shopify
6 2 (0.11%) Unica
7 1 (0.055%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 61 (3.34%) GitHub
2 32 (1.75%) SaaS
3 28 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.38%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.38%) MailChimp
8 4 (0.22%) PaaS
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.16%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.11%) Google Play
10 2 (0.11%) Heroku
10 2 (0.11%) Route 53
11 1 (0.055%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.055%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 82 (4.49%) HTTP
2 29 (1.59%) Internet
3 16 (0.88%) Network Security
4 13 (0.71%) AMQP
5 10 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.38%) Intranet
7 5 (0.27%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.22%) FTP
9 2 (0.11%) Skype
10 1 (0.055%) CHAP
10 1 (0.055%) DNS
10 1 (0.055%) DVB
10 1 (0.055%) Extranet
10 1 (0.055%) LDAP
10 1 (0.055%) SMTP
10 1 (0.055%) SNA
10 1 (0.055%) SSL
10 1 (0.055%) TETRA
10 1 (0.055%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (3.34%) MySQL
2 38 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 27 (1.48%) SQL Server
4 22 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 17 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 10 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.38%) Big Data
8 5 (0.27%) Redis
9 4 (0.22%) DB2
9 4 (0.22%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.22%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.22%) OrientDB
9 4 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.16%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.16%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.055%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.055%) GIS
12 1 (0.055%) Riak
Development Applications
1 407 (22.26%) Git (software)
2 293 (16.03%) Grunt
3 210 (11.49%) gulp
4 142 (7.77%) Jasmine
5 117 (6.40%) Subversion
6 71 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 70 (3.83%) Selenium
8 66 (3.61%) Karma Test Runner
8 66 (3.61%) Mocha
9 65 (3.56%) JIRA
10 62 (3.39%) JUnit
11 32 (1.75%) Bower
11 32 (1.75%) Visual Studio
12 28 (1.53%) Cucumber
13 24 (1.31%) Protractor
14 22 (1.20%) Mercurial
15 21 (1.15%) TeamCity
16 19 (1.04%) Maven
16 19 (1.04%) webpack
17 14 (0.77%) IntelliJ
General
1 227 (12.42%) Finance
2 93 (5.09%) Banking
3 47 (2.57%) Marketing
3 47 (2.57%) Retail
4 46 (2.52%) Games
5 35 (1.91%) Investment Banking
6 25 (1.37%) Publishing
7 24 (1.31%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.09%) Law
9 19 (1.04%) Advertising
10 15 (0.82%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.66%) Automotive
12 7 (0.38%) Electronics
12 7 (0.38%) Front Office
13 4 (0.22%) Arabic Language
13 4 (0.22%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.22%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.16%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1634 (89.39%) HTML
2 1631 (89.22%) CSS
3 1079 (59.03%) HTML5
4 924 (50.55%) CSS3
5 852 (46.61%) AngularJS
6 643 (35.18%) jQuery
7 574 (31.40%) Sass
8 390 (21.33%) React
9 349 (19.09%) Node.js
10 231 (12.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 230 (12.58%) Backbone.js
12 226 (12.36%) LESS
13 192 (10.50%) Ajax
14 165 (9.03%) JSON
15 155 (8.48%) .NET
16 117 (6.40%) REST
17 107 (5.85%) RESTful
18 92 (5.03%) Web Services
19 91 (4.98%) Ember.js
20 77 (4.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 359 (19.64%) User Experience
2 125 (6.84%) Mobile App
3 50 (2.74%) Visualisation
4 28 (1.53%) W3C
5 27 (1.48%) Digital Media
6 18 (0.98%) Animation
7 17 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 14 (0.77%) Social Media
9 13 (0.71%) NHS
10 12 (0.66%) Graphic Design
11 9 (0.49%) Algorithms
11 9 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (0.49%) Blackberry
11 9 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (0.44%) Fintech
12 8 (0.44%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.44%) New Media
12 8 (0.44%) Smartphone
12 8 (0.44%) Video on Demand
13 7 (0.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 99 (5.42%) Linux
2 43 (2.35%) Android
3 42 (2.30%) Unix
4 41 (2.24%) Windows
5 37 (2.02%) Mac OS X
6 24 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 17 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.49%) webOS
9 9 (0.49%) Windows Phone 7
10 6 (0.33%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.27%) Windows Server
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.055%) VMS
15 1 (0.055%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1589 (86.93%) Front End Development
2 831 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
3 515 (28.17%) Web Development
4 343 (18.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 310 (16.96%) TDD
6 252 (13.79%) OO
7 246 (13.46%) MVC
8 205 (11.21%) Scrum
9 160 (8.75%) E-Commerce
10 146 (7.99%) BDD
11 142 (7.77%) Web Design
12 122 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
13 94 (5.14%) Automated Testing
14 80 (4.38%) Open Source
14 80 (4.38%) Wireframes
15 69 (3.77%) OOP
15 69 (3.77%) Unit Testing
16 60 (3.28%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 56 (3.06%) Prototyping
18 53 (2.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1638 (89.61%) JavaScript
2 285 (15.59%) Java
3 179 (9.79%) PHP
4 118 (6.46%) C#
5 101 (5.53%) Ruby
6 86 (4.70%) Python
7 74 (4.05%) ES6
8 49 (2.68%) SQL
9 44 (2.41%) Scala
10 43 (2.35%) TypeScript
11 25 (1.37%) Groovy
12 20 (1.09%) ECMAScript
13 11 (0.60%) C
13 11 (0.60%) C++
14 10 (0.55%) CoffeeScript
15 9 (0.49%) XPath
16 8 (0.44%) Dart
17 7 (0.38%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.22%) ActionScript
18 4 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 50 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 32 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 31 (1.70%) Degree
5 10 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.44%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.055%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.31%) WAI
2 20 (1.09%) WCAG
3 18 (0.98%) QA
4 12 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (1.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.055%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.16%) Ansible
2 2 (0.11%) Jitterbit
2 2 (0.11%) Kibana
3 1 (0.055%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.055%) Mesos
3 1 (0.055%) yum
Vendors
1 91 (4.98%) Adobe
2 43 (2.35%) Google
3 29 (1.59%) Twitter
4 23 (1.26%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.09%) Oracle
6 16 (0.88%) Atlassian
6 16 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 14 (0.77%) Facebook
8 13 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 12 (0.66%) Zend
10 9 (0.49%) hybris
11 8 (0.44%) IBM
12 6 (0.33%) New Relic
12 6 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.27%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.27%) Siebel
13 5 (0.27%) Sony
13 5 (0.27%) Virgin Media
14 4 (0.22%) Apple
14 4 (0.22%) Perforce
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South West London
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Rate: £350 - £475 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
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Rate: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Wiltshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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