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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 496 458 436
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 87 125 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 108 56
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£325 £335 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +34.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.85%
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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
46651 45814 39905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.37% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28796 28459 23430
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £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 1839 1844 2046
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 April 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 April 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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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 -35 41 £350 - 23
South East -14 12 £250 -22.48% 8
West Midlands -11 10 £325 -13.33% 3
Yorkshire -34 8 £235 -32.85% 4
North West -25 7 £325 +10.16% 5
East of England +11 3 - - 4
South West -8 3 £363 - 4
North East - 3 - - 1
East Midlands -8 2 £258 -2.83% 3
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Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 170 (96.59%) HTML
2 164 (93.18%) CSS
3 158 (89.77%) JavaScript
4 109 (61.93%) HTML5
5 102 (57.95%) CSS3
6 85 (48.30%) jQuery
7 41 (23.30%) AngularJS
8 40 (22.73%) Web Development
9 39 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (21.02%) Sass
11 34 (19.32%) Responsive Web Design
12 32 (18.18%) Photoshop
13 31 (17.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 30 (17.05%) User Experience
15 29 (16.48%) Ajax
16 28 (15.91%) CMS
16 28 (15.91%) PHP
17 24 (13.64%) Git (software)
18 23 (13.07%) Backbone.js
18 23 (13.07%) .NET
18 23 (13.07%) E-Commerce
18 23 (13.07%) Subversion
19 21 (11.93%) XML
20 20 (11.36%) LESS
21 18 (10.23%) Adobe
22 17 (9.66%) MVC
23 16 (9.09%) ASP.NET
23 16 (9.09%) TDD
23 16 (9.09%) JSON
23 16 (9.09%) Grunt

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (15.91%) CMS
2 10 (5.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (3.98%) Umbraco
4 6 (3.41%) WordPress
4 6 (3.41%) IIS
4 6 (3.41%) Node.js
5 5 (2.84%) Apache
5 5 (2.84%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (2.27%) Liferay
6 4 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.27%) Drupal
7 3 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.14%) JBoss
8 2 (1.14%) Moodle
8 2 (1.14%) Confluence
9 1 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 11 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.70%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Magento
2 6 (3.41%) Tridion
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.14%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.14%) PaaS
1 2 (1.14%) Heroku
1 2 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) HTTP
1 3 (1.70%) Intranet
1 3 (1.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) Skype
2 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.57%) DNS
2 1 (0.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.68%) MySQL
2 6 (3.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.07%) Subversion
3 16 (9.09%) Grunt
4 12 (6.82%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.11%) Jasmine
6 7 (3.98%) Bower
7 5 (2.84%) Mocha
8 3 (1.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.14%) JIRA
9 2 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.57%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.57%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.57%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.57%) QUnit
10 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 10 (5.68%) Finance
2 9 (5.11%) Games
2 9 (5.11%) Retail
3 5 (2.84%) iGaming
3 5 (2.84%) Banking
4 3 (1.70%) Advertising
4 3 (1.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (96.59%) HTML
2 164 (93.18%) CSS
3 109 (61.93%) HTML5
4 102 (57.95%) CSS3
5 85 (48.30%) jQuery
6 41 (23.30%) AngularJS
7 37 (21.02%) Sass
8 31 (17.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 29 (16.48%) Ajax
10 23 (13.07%) .NET
10 23 (13.07%) Backbone.js
11 21 (11.93%) XML
12 20 (11.36%) LESS
13 16 (9.09%) ASP.NET
13 16 (9.09%) JSON
14 12 (6.82%) XHTML
15 10 (5.68%) Web Services
15 10 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (4.55%) .NET Framework
16 8 (4.55%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.05%) User Experience
2 13 (7.39%) W3C
3 5 (2.84%) Open Source
4 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.14%) RIA
6 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.57%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.57%) GIS
7 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.11%) Linux
2 3 (1.70%) Windows
2 3 (1.70%) Android
2 3 (1.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.14%) UNIX
3 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.57%) webOS
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.73%) Web Development
2 39 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (19.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 23 (13.07%) E-Commerce
5 17 (9.66%) MVC
6 16 (9.09%) TDD
7 15 (8.52%) OO
7 15 (8.52%) Web Design
8 11 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 10 (5.68%) Scrum
9 10 (5.68%) Content Management
10 8 (4.55%) BDD
11 7 (3.98%) Progressive Enhancement
11 7 (3.98%) SEO
12 5 (2.84%) Automated Testing
12 5 (2.84%) CRM
13 4 (2.27%) Analytics
13 4 (2.27%) Mobile Development
14 3 (1.70%) Web Application Development
14 3 (1.70%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 158 (89.77%) JavaScript
2 28 (15.91%) PHP
3 15 (8.52%) C#
4 7 (3.98%) Java
4 7 (3.98%) SQL
5 3 (1.70%) PHP5
6 2 (1.14%) Python
6 2 (1.14%) XPath
7 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.57%) VB
7 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.57%) VBA
7 1 (0.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (3.41%) Degree
2 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) WCAG
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Varnish
Vendors
1 18 (10.23%) Adobe
2 6 (3.41%) Twitter
3 5 (2.84%) Google
4 4 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.70%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.70%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.70%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.14%) Ektron
6 2 (1.14%) hybris
6 2 (1.14%) Demandware
6 2 (1.14%) Facebook
6 2 (1.14%) ATG
7 1 (0.57%) Stellent
7 1 (0.57%) Omniture
7 1 (0.57%) Zend
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle
7 1 (0.57%) Apple
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