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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 462 423 444
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 120 122 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 83 87
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.35% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
- -43.92%
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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
47622 44788 49883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.78% 92.82% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27431 28526
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1938 2490
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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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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 -2 51 £400 +23.07% 16
South East -5 26 £300 -14.28% 15
North West -2 15 £319 -0.39% 10
South West -26 10 £325 -31.57% 5
West Midlands -5 9 £315 +26.00% 4
North East - 3 £313 - 2
Yorkshire -2 2 - - 10
East of England -40 2 £365 +46.00% 2
East Midlands 0 1 £260 +23.80% 1
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Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 244 (97.21%) CSS
2 240 (95.62%) HTML
3 232 (92.43%) JavaScript
4 169 (67.33%) HTML5
5 152 (60.56%) jQuery
6 127 (50.60%) CSS3
7 98 (39.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 65 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (22.71%) PHP
10 54 (21.51%) Web Development
11 52 (20.72%) Web Design
12 45 (17.93%) AngularJS
13 43 (17.13%) User Experience
14 42 (16.73%) .NET
15 40 (15.94%) Photoshop
16 35 (13.94%) MySQL
17 34 (13.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 30 (11.95%) Sass
18 30 (11.95%) CMS
19 29 (11.55%) Ajax
20 27 (10.76%) MVC
21 26 (10.36%) ASP.NET
22 24 (9.56%) Node.js
23 23 (9.16%) Backbone.js
23 23 (9.16%) Subversion
24 22 (8.76%) LESS
24 22 (8.76%) Git (software)
25 20 (7.97%) Linux
25 20 (7.97%) Java
26 19 (7.57%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 30 (11.95%) CMS
2 24 (9.56%) Node.js
3 16 (6.37%) Apache
4 10 (3.98%) WordPress
5 5 (1.99%) Drupal
5 5 (1.99%) TeamSite
6 4 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.80%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 40 (15.94%) Photoshop
2 15 (5.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.39%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) Tridion
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) GitHub
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.98%) Intranet
2 7 (2.79%) HTTP
3 6 (2.39%) FTP
4 4 (1.59%) Internet
5 1 (0.40%) SSH
5 1 (0.40%) SMTP
5 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.94%) MySQL
2 9 (3.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.80%) SQLite
5 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (9.16%) Subversion
2 22 (8.76%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.19%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.39%) Jasmine
6 5 (1.99%) JSUnit
7 4 (1.59%) Grunt
8 3 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (1.20%) Axure RP
8 3 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.80%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.40%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.40%) Bower
10 1 (0.40%) Xcode
10 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.40%) Maven
General
1 12 (4.78%) Finance
2 11 (4.38%) Advertising
3 9 (3.59%) Retail
4 7 (2.79%) Marketing
5 6 (2.39%) Publishing
6 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.20%) Banking
7 2 (0.80%) Legal
7 2 (0.80%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (97.21%) CSS
2 240 (95.62%) HTML
3 169 (67.33%) HTML5
4 152 (60.56%) jQuery
5 127 (50.60%) CSS3
6 45 (17.93%) AngularJS
7 42 (16.73%) .NET
8 34 (13.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 30 (11.95%) Sass
10 29 (11.55%) Ajax
11 26 (10.36%) ASP.NET
12 23 (9.16%) Backbone.js
13 22 (8.76%) LESS
14 18 (7.17%) XHTML
15 15 (5.98%) JSON
16 13 (5.18%) LAMP
16 13 (5.18%) Semantic HTML
17 12 (4.78%) KnockoutJS
18 11 (4.38%) XML
19 10 (3.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.13%) User Experience
2 13 (5.18%) W3C
3 12 (4.78%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.38%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.98%) Open Source
6 9 (3.59%) iPad
7 7 (2.79%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.99%) New Media
9 4 (1.59%) IPTV
10 3 (1.20%) Animation
10 3 (1.20%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.40%) Social Media
12 1 (0.40%) RIA
12 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.40%) Derivative
12 1 (0.40%) GIS
12 1 (0.40%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.97%) Linux
2 11 (4.38%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.59%) Android
4 7 (2.79%) UNIX
5 6 (2.39%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (39.04%) Responsive Web Design
2 65 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (21.51%) Web Development
4 52 (20.72%) Web Design
5 27 (10.76%) MVC
6 19 (7.57%) E-Commerce
7 18 (7.17%) OO
8 15 (5.98%) TDD
9 14 (5.58%) Scrum
9 14 (5.58%) SEO
9 14 (5.58%) Progressive Enhancement
10 13 (5.18%) OOP
11 11 (4.38%) Automated Testing
11 11 (4.38%) BDD
12 9 (3.59%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.19%) Workflow
13 8 (3.19%) Mobile Application Development
14 7 (2.79%) Configuration Management
15 6 (2.39%) Content Management
16 5 (1.99%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 232 (92.43%) JavaScript
2 57 (22.71%) PHP
3 20 (7.97%) Java
4 16 (6.37%) C#
5 13 (5.18%) SQL
6 9 (3.59%) Ruby
7 6 (2.39%) Python
8 3 (1.20%) PHP5
8 3 (1.20%) Scala
9 2 (0.80%) Perl
9 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.40%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 15 (5.98%) Degree
2 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.80%) WCAG
1 2 (0.80%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (6.77%) Adobe
2 7 (2.79%) Zend
3 6 (2.39%) Orchard
4 4 (1.59%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.20%) Facebook
5 3 (1.20%) Google
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle
6 2 (0.80%) Interwoven
6 2 (0.80%) Twitter
6 2 (0.80%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.40%) hybris
7 1 (0.40%) Akamai
7 1 (0.40%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.40%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.40%) Apple
7 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.40%) Stellent
7 1 (0.40%) Telerik
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