The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 502 447 438
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 70 117 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 105 50
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- -27.51%
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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
44947 43726 38873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27712 26658 22838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1792 1874 2060
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Web Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the England region.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Front-End Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the England region.

Front-End Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Front-End Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 38 £375 +10.29% 20
South East -32 8 £275 -15.38% 13
West Midlands -5 6 £325 -0.76% 2
North West -20 6 £325 +4.00% 7
Yorkshire -31 6 £250 -23.07% 4
East of England +4 3 £300 +13.20% 3
North East - 3 - - 1
South West -10 2 £425 +19.29% 5
East Midlands - - - - 2
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Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Web Developer in their job title.

1 165 (95.93%) HTML
2 164 (95.35%) CSS
3 155 (90.12%) JavaScript
4 114 (66.28%) HTML5
5 98 (56.98%) CSS3
6 81 (47.09%) jQuery
7 42 (24.42%) AngularJS
8 38 (22.09%) Web Development
9 34 (19.77%) Sass
10 32 (18.60%) Responsive Web Design
10 32 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 32 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (18.02%) CMS
12 28 (16.28%) Ajax
12 28 (16.28%) User Experience
13 27 (15.70%) PHP
14 25 (14.53%) Photoshop
15 24 (13.95%) Git (software)
16 22 (12.79%) .NET
16 22 (12.79%) Subversion
17 21 (12.21%) E-Commerce
18 19 (11.05%) Backbone.js
19 18 (10.47%) LESS
20 16 (9.30%) XML
20 16 (9.30%) TDD
21 15 (8.72%) XHTML
22 14 (8.14%) Adobe
22 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET
22 14 (8.14%) Web Design
23 12 (6.98%) JSON

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (18.02%) CMS
2 10 (5.81%) Adobe CQ
3 8 (4.65%) Node.js
3 8 (4.65%) Umbraco
4 6 (3.49%) WordPress
5 5 (2.91%) ExpressionEngine
5 5 (2.91%) Apache
6 4 (2.33%) Liferay
7 3 (1.74%) Drupal
7 3 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.74%) IIS
8 2 (1.16%) JBoss
8 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.16%) Moodle
8 2 (1.16%) Confluence
9 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (14.53%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.74%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Magento
2 6 (3.49%) Tridion
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Heroku
2 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) Intranet
1 5 (2.91%) Internet
2 2 (1.16%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.58%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.40%) MySQL
2 5 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.74%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.79%) Subversion
3 10 (5.81%) Grunt
4 9 (5.23%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.23%) Jasmine
5 6 (3.49%) Bower
6 5 (2.91%) Mocha
7 4 (2.33%) JIRA
8 3 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.58%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.58%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.58%) QUnit
10 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.58%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 10 (5.81%) Finance
2 7 (4.07%) Games
2 7 (4.07%) Retail
3 5 (2.91%) Banking
4 4 (2.33%) Advertising
5 3 (1.74%) iGaming
6 2 (1.16%) Back Office
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
6 2 (1.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (95.93%) HTML
2 164 (95.35%) CSS
3 114 (66.28%) HTML5
4 98 (56.98%) CSS3
5 81 (47.09%) jQuery
6 42 (24.42%) AngularJS
7 34 (19.77%) Sass
8 32 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 28 (16.28%) Ajax
10 22 (12.79%) .NET
11 19 (11.05%) Backbone.js
12 18 (10.47%) LESS
13 16 (9.30%) XML
14 15 (8.72%) XHTML
15 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET
16 12 (6.98%) JSON
17 11 (6.40%) Web Services
18 6 (3.49%) WCF
18 6 (3.49%) RESTful
18 6 (3.49%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.28%) User Experience
2 11 (6.40%) W3C
3 6 (3.49%) Open Source
4 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.74%) GIS
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.16%) Animation
6 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.16%) RIA
6 2 (1.16%) Social Media
6 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.58%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.23%) Linux
2 4 (2.33%) UNIX
3 2 (1.16%) Windows
3 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.16%) Android
3 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.58%) webOS
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.09%) Web Development
2 32 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.60%) Responsive Web Design
3 21 (12.21%) E-Commerce
4 16 (9.30%) TDD
5 14 (8.14%) Web Design
6 12 (6.98%) MVC
6 12 (6.98%) OO
7 10 (5.81%) Scrum
8 8 (4.65%) Content Management
8 8 (4.65%) BDD
9 7 (4.07%) Progressive Enhancement
9 7 (4.07%) Unit Testing
10 6 (3.49%) SEO
11 5 (2.91%) Automated Testing
11 5 (2.91%) CRM
11 5 (2.91%) Analytics
12 4 (2.33%) Web Analytics
13 3 (1.74%) Rapid Prototyping
13 3 (1.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 155 (90.12%) JavaScript
2 27 (15.70%) PHP
3 12 (6.98%) C#
4 7 (4.07%) Java
5 4 (2.33%) SQL
6 2 (1.16%) VB
6 2 (1.16%) XPath
6 2 (1.16%) PHP5
6 2 (1.16%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) Ruby
7 1 (0.58%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (0.58%) Golang
7 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.58%) VBA
7 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (1.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Varnish
Vendors
1 14 (8.14%) Adobe
2 9 (5.23%) Twitter
3 4 (2.33%) Facebook
3 4 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.74%) Google
4 3 (1.74%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.16%) Ektron
5 2 (1.16%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.58%) hybris
6 1 (0.58%) Zend
6 1 (0.58%) Apple
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