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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 123 168 142
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 911 692 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.85% 1.40% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.48% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 490 496
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £16.32 £38.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.05% +32.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £20.40 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.58 £39.60 £116.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +43.49%
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
46810 46709 45359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.75% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 29327 28458
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1329 1862 1932
Median hourly rate £17.98 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 26 May 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 May 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 +37 565 £400 +8.10% 189
South East +22 125 £313 -3.84% 41
North West -7 54 £350 +9.37% 32
Yorkshire +10 47 £375 +15.38% 24
West Midlands +6 37 £248 -23.84% 20
East of England 0 30 £368 +8.08% 22
South West -8 28 £348 +15.83% 30
East Midlands +17 21 £233 -15.45% 9
North East -44 10 £333 +16.66% 3
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 May 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 1600 (89.89%) JavaScript
2 1597 (89.72%) HTML
3 1577 (88.60%) CSS
4 1530 (85.96%) Front End Development
5 1042 (58.54%) HTML5
6 906 (50.90%) CSS3
7 843 (47.36%) AngularJS
8 805 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
9 645 (36.24%) jQuery
10 544 (30.56%) Sass
11 489 (27.47%) Web Development
12 389 (21.85%) Git (software)
13 368 (20.67%) User Experience
14 366 (20.56%) React
15 335 (18.82%) Node.js
16 329 (18.48%) Responsive Web Design
17 304 (17.08%) TDD
18 280 (15.73%) Java
19 260 (14.61%) Backbone.js
20 256 (14.38%) Grunt
21 237 (13.31%) OO
21 237 (13.31%) MVC
22 227 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 215 (12.08%) LESS
24 210 (11.80%) Finance
25 201 (11.29%) Scrum
26 198 (11.12%) gulp
27 194 (10.90%) Ajax
28 176 (9.89%) PHP
29 158 (8.88%) E-Commerce

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
1 335 (18.82%) Node.js
2 121 (6.80%) CMS
3 56 (3.15%) WordPress
4 32 (1.80%) Drupal
5 29 (1.63%) Confluence
6 26 (1.46%) Apache
7 22 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 18 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.62%) IIS
10 11 (0.62%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.45%) ExpressionEngine
12 8 (0.45%) JBoss
12 8 (0.45%) Joomla!
13 6 (0.34%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.28%) Liferay
14 5 (0.28%) Mule
14 5 (0.28%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.22%) Jetty
Applications
1 125 (7.02%) Photoshop
2 40 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.79%) MS Office
5 11 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
6 9 (0.51%) GIMP
7 4 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.17%) InDesign
8 3 (0.17%) MS Excel
9 2 (0.11%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.056%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 18 (1.01%) Magento
2 9 (0.51%) Eloqua
3 8 (0.45%) SDL Web 8
4 7 (0.39%) BigMachines
5 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.11%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.11%) Unica
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.056%) Shopify
7 1 (0.056%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.03%) GitHub
2 29 (1.63%) SaaS
3 21 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.51%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.45%) MailChimp
6 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.34%) PaaS
8 4 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.17%) Heroku
10 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.11%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.11%) Google Play
10 2 (0.11%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.056%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.056%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.056%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 72 (4.04%) HTTP
2 25 (1.40%) Internet
3 13 (0.73%) Network Security
4 10 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.45%) AMQP
6 6 (0.34%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.34%) Intranet
7 3 (0.17%) FTP
7 3 (0.17%) Skype
8 2 (0.11%) DNS
9 1 (0.056%) CHAP
9 1 (0.056%) DVB
9 1 (0.056%) Extranet
9 1 (0.056%) LDAP
9 1 (0.056%) SMTP
9 1 (0.056%) SNA
9 1 (0.056%) SSL
9 1 (0.056%) TETRA
9 1 (0.056%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (3.20%) MySQL
2 32 (1.80%) MongoDB
3 30 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 22 (1.24%) Relational Database
5 12 (0.67%) NoSQL
6 10 (0.56%) Big Data
7 7 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.34%) Redis
9 4 (0.22%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.22%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.22%) OrientDB
10 3 (0.17%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.17%) DB2
11 2 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.11%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.056%) SQLite
12 1 (0.056%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 389 (21.85%) Git (software)
2 256 (14.38%) Grunt
3 198 (11.12%) gulp
4 121 (6.80%) Jasmine
5 120 (6.74%) Subversion
6 69 (3.88%) Selenium
7 68 (3.82%) Jenkins
7 68 (3.82%) Karma Test Runner
8 64 (3.60%) JIRA
9 59 (3.31%) JUnit
10 56 (3.15%) Mocha
11 31 (1.74%) Bower
11 31 (1.74%) Cucumber
12 29 (1.63%) Protractor
13 25 (1.40%) webpack
14 23 (1.29%) Mercurial
14 23 (1.29%) Visual Studio
15 18 (1.01%) Maven
16 14 (0.79%) IntelliJ
16 14 (0.79%) PhantomJS
General
1 210 (11.80%) Finance
2 98 (5.51%) Banking
3 56 (3.15%) Marketing
4 40 (2.25%) Retail
5 38 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 37 (2.08%) Games
7 26 (1.46%) Advertising
8 24 (1.35%) Publishing
9 21 (1.18%) Law
10 20 (1.12%) Telecoms
11 17 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.45%) Electronics
13 7 (0.39%) Automotive
13 7 (0.39%) Front Office
14 4 (0.22%) Arabic Language
14 4 (0.22%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.17%) Legal
15 3 (0.17%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1597 (89.72%) HTML
2 1577 (88.60%) CSS
3 1042 (58.54%) HTML5
4 906 (50.90%) CSS3
5 843 (47.36%) AngularJS
6 645 (36.24%) jQuery
7 544 (30.56%) Sass
8 366 (20.56%) React
9 260 (14.61%) Backbone.js
10 227 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 215 (12.08%) LESS
12 194 (10.90%) Ajax
13 155 (8.71%) JSON
14 136 (7.64%) .NET
15 116 (6.52%) REST
16 109 (6.12%) RESTful
17 107 (6.01%) Ember.js
18 93 (5.22%) Web Services
19 76 (4.27%) XML
20 75 (4.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 368 (20.67%) User Experience
2 141 (7.92%) Mobile App
3 47 (2.64%) Visualisation
4 33 (1.85%) W3C
5 30 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 21 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.07%) Animation
8 15 (0.84%) Social Media
9 12 (0.67%) IPTV
10 11 (0.62%) Graphic Design
10 11 (0.62%) NHS
10 11 (0.62%) Video on Demand
11 9 (0.51%) Fintech
11 9 (0.51%) New Media
12 8 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.39%) iPad
13 7 (0.39%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.34%) STB
Operating Systems
1 81 (4.55%) Linux
2 37 (2.08%) Windows
3 36 (2.02%) Android
4 34 (1.91%) Unix
5 26 (1.46%) Mac OS X
6 18 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.67%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.34%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.22%) webOS
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
13 2 (0.11%) CentOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server
14 1 (0.056%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.056%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1530 (85.96%) Front End Development
2 805 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
3 489 (27.47%) Web Development
4 329 (18.48%) Responsive Web Design
5 304 (17.08%) TDD
6 237 (13.31%) MVC
6 237 (13.31%) OO
7 201 (11.29%) Scrum
8 158 (8.88%) E-Commerce
9 143 (8.03%) BDD
10 141 (7.92%) Web Design
11 128 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
12 82 (4.61%) Automated Testing
13 79 (4.44%) Open Source
14 76 (4.27%) Wireframes
15 71 (3.99%) Unit Testing
16 59 (3.31%) Software Engineering
17 52 (2.92%) OOP
18 51 (2.87%) Continuous Improvement
19 47 (2.64%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 1600 (89.89%) JavaScript
2 280 (15.73%) Java
3 176 (9.89%) PHP
4 113 (6.35%) C#
5 104 (5.84%) Ruby
6 91 (5.11%) Python
7 60 (3.37%) ES6
8 53 (2.98%) SQL
9 46 (2.58%) Scala
9 46 (2.58%) TypeScript
10 29 (1.63%) Groovy
11 18 (1.01%) ECMAScript
12 12 (0.67%) C++
13 10 (0.56%) C
14 9 (0.51%) Objective-C
14 9 (0.51%) XPath
15 8 (0.45%) ActionScript
15 8 (0.45%) Dart
16 7 (0.39%) CoffeeScript
17 6 (0.34%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 80 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 51 (2.87%) SC Cleared
3 32 (1.80%) Degree
4 28 (1.57%) DV Cleared
5 13 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.56%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.056%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (1.40%) WAI
2 17 (0.96%) QA
3 16 (0.90%) WCAG
4 12 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (1.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.056%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.11%) Jitterbit
1 2 (0.11%) Kibana
2 1 (0.056%) Mesos
2 1 (0.056%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.056%) yum
Vendors
1 93 (5.22%) Adobe
2 43 (2.42%) Google
3 30 (1.69%) Twitter
4 20 (1.12%) Sitecore
5 18 (1.01%) Oracle
6 17 (0.96%) Facebook
7 15 (0.84%) Microsoft
8 12 (0.67%) IBM
8 12 (0.67%) Zend
9 10 (0.56%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.45%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.39%) hybris
12 7 (0.39%) New Relic
12 7 (0.39%) Siebel
13 6 (0.34%) Perforce
14 5 (0.28%) EPiServer
14 5 (0.28%) Sony
14 5 (0.28%) Virgin Media
15 4 (0.22%) RedDot
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 29 minutes ago
City, London
Oscar
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 20 hours ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - 300 per day + Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Success Appointments
Rate: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Rate: £28,000 per annum 12 Months Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £125 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £201 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago