The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 455 477 417
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -60
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 136 105 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 83 111
Average daily rate £350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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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
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in England

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the England region.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in England

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in England

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the England region.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in England

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 60 £408 +4.48% 18
South East +25 36 £338 +22.72% 12
North West -10 16 £381 +22.00% 2
South West +7 7 £338 - 2
Yorkshire -9 7 £300 -20.00% 2
East Midlands -3 6 £313 +60.25% 4
East of England -4 5 £275 -12.00% 3
West Midlands -10 5 £325 +8.33% 4
North East -19 3 £306 -
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Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 241 (94.88%) HTML
2 239 (94.09%) CSS
3 238 (93.70%) JavaScript
4 158 (62.20%) HTML5
5 137 (53.94%) jQuery
5 137 (53.94%) Front End Development
6 135 (53.15%) CSS3
7 102 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
8 99 (38.98%) AngularJS
9 84 (33.07%) User Experience
10 60 (23.62%) .NET
11 59 (23.23%) Web Development
12 57 (22.44%) Sass
13 56 (22.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 52 (20.47%) Node.js
15 49 (19.29%) MVC
15 49 (19.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 45 (17.72%) Photoshop
17 44 (17.32%) C#
18 43 (16.93%) LESS
19 41 (16.14%) ASP.NET
20 40 (15.75%) Backbone.js
21 38 (14.96%) Git (software)
22 35 (13.78%) PHP
22 35 (13.78%) Adobe
22 35 (13.78%) Ajax
23 33 (12.99%) TDD
23 33 (12.99%) Finance
23 33 (12.99%) Ember.js
24 29 (11.42%) CMS

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (20.47%) Node.js
2 29 (11.42%) CMS
3 10 (3.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (3.94%) WordPress
4 9 (3.54%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.97%) Apache
6 4 (1.57%) Drupal
7 3 (1.18%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (1.18%) IIS
7 3 (1.18%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.79%) concrete5
8 2 (0.79%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (17.72%) Photoshop
2 18 (7.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (3.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.97%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.57%) GIMP
6 3 (1.18%) MS Office
7 2 (0.79%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.79%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.54%) GitHub
2 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.97%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.57%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.18%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.30%) HTTP
2 4 (1.57%) Internet
3 2 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) FTP
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.97%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (14.96%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.45%) Subversion
3 23 (9.06%) Grunt
4 21 (8.27%) Jasmine
5 15 (5.91%) Karma Test Runner
5 15 (5.91%) Visual Studio
6 13 (5.12%) Selenium
7 10 (3.94%) gulp
8 9 (3.54%) QUnit
8 9 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (3.15%) Mocha
9 8 (3.15%) Sinon.JS
10 7 (2.76%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.36%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.97%) FogBugz
12 5 (1.97%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.97%) JIRA
12 5 (1.97%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.57%) Dreamweaver
14 2 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 33 (12.99%) Finance
2 27 (10.63%) Banking
3 20 (7.87%) Marketing
4 13 (5.12%) Publishing
5 4 (1.57%) Advertising
6 2 (0.79%) Front Office
6 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (94.88%) HTML
2 239 (94.09%) CSS
3 158 (62.20%) HTML5
4 137 (53.94%) jQuery
5 135 (53.15%) CSS3
6 99 (38.98%) AngularJS
7 60 (23.62%) .NET
8 57 (22.44%) Sass
9 49 (19.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 43 (16.93%) LESS
11 41 (16.14%) ASP.NET
12 40 (15.75%) Backbone.js
13 35 (13.78%) Ajax
14 33 (12.99%) Ember.js
15 28 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (11.02%) Web Services
16 25 (9.84%) JSON
16 25 (9.84%) React
17 24 (9.45%) XML
18 21 (8.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 84 (33.07%) User Experience
2 26 (10.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.36%) W3C
4 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.57%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.18%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.79%) Animation
6 2 (0.79%) Life Science
6 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.79%) NHS
6 2 (0.79%) Video on Demand
6 2 (0.79%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.39%) Biology
7 1 (0.39%) Blog
7 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.57%) Linux
2 3 (1.18%) Windows
3 2 (0.79%) Android
3 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (53.94%) Front End Development
2 102 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (23.23%) Web Development
4 56 (22.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 49 (19.29%) MVC
6 33 (12.99%) TDD
7 25 (9.84%) Scrum
8 24 (9.45%) E-Commerce
8 24 (9.45%) Unit Testing
9 22 (8.66%) Web Design
10 18 (7.09%) SEO
11 17 (6.69%) OO
12 15 (5.91%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.33%) BDD
14 10 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.15%) Content Management
15 8 (3.15%) Integration Testing
16 7 (2.76%) SDLC
16 7 (2.76%) Waterfall
16 7 (2.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 238 (93.70%) JavaScript
2 44 (17.32%) C#
3 35 (13.78%) PHP
4 26 (10.24%) Java
5 13 (5.12%) SQL
6 9 (3.54%) Python
7 8 (3.15%) Scala
8 7 (2.76%) C++
8 7 (2.76%) ES6
9 5 (1.97%) ActionScript
9 5 (1.97%) Ruby
10 4 (1.57%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.57%) XPath
11 3 (1.18%) VB
12 2 (0.79%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.39%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.39%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (1.97%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.57%) Degree
3 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.57%) QA
1 4 (1.57%) WCAG
2 3 (1.18%) WAI
3 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 35 (13.78%) Adobe
2 15 (5.91%) Twitter
3 11 (4.33%) Facebook
4 10 (3.94%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.97%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.97%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.18%) Google
6 3 (1.18%) Zend
7 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.39%) Caplin
8 1 (0.39%) CODA
8 1 (0.39%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.39%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.39%) Ektron
8 1 (0.39%) IBM
8 1 (0.39%) New Relic
8 1 (0.39%) Omniture
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
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