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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 469 437 447
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 118 132 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 83 74
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£340 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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
47771 45698 43205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.57% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30943 28173 25957
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1778 1841 1968
Average hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -8 45 £375 -6.25% 12
North West -29 21 £325 +10.63% 11
South East -42 12 £390 +30.00% 7
East of England +2 10 £275 - 1
East Midlands -6 9 £375 +50.00% 4
Yorkshire -20 8 £250 - 2
West Midlands +8 7 £275 - 4
South West -6 4 £269 -14.00% 3
North East -15 4 £160 -46.66% 3
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Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 205 (95.79%) HTML
2 198 (92.52%) JavaScript
3 197 (92.06%) CSS
4 128 (59.81%) HTML5
5 124 (57.94%) jQuery
6 106 (49.53%) CSS3
7 79 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (35.05%) AngularJS
9 52 (24.30%) Web Development
10 49 (22.90%) Git (software)
11 48 (22.43%) Sass
12 45 (21.03%) Responsive Web Design
12 45 (21.03%) Backbone.js
13 41 (19.16%) .NET
14 39 (18.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 39 (18.22%) User Experience
15 37 (17.29%) Photoshop
16 36 (16.82%) PHP
16 36 (16.82%) Ajax
17 33 (15.42%) Scrum
18 32 (14.95%) XML
18 32 (14.95%) MVC
19 30 (14.02%) ASP.NET
20 28 (13.08%) TDD
20 28 (13.08%) CMS
21 26 (12.15%) E-Commerce
22 25 (11.68%) JSON
23 23 (10.75%) Subversion
23 23 (10.75%) Grunt
23 23 (10.75%) LESS

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (13.08%) CMS
2 16 (7.48%) Node.js
3 7 (3.27%) Umbraco
3 7 (3.27%) IIS
4 5 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.87%) Apache
5 4 (1.87%) WordPress
6 3 (1.40%) Drupal
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.93%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.93%) JBoss
7 2 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.47%) nginx
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 37 (17.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.87%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.40%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (3.74%) Magento
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.34%) Google Analytics
1 5 (2.34%) GitHub
2 4 (1.87%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.93%) PaaS
3 2 (0.93%) Heroku
3 2 (0.93%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.21%) HTTP
2 7 (3.27%) Intranet
3 3 (1.40%) Internet
4 2 (0.93%) Extranet
5 1 (0.47%) Skype
5 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.27%) MySQL
2 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.34%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.93%) Redis
5 2 (0.93%) Big Data
5 2 (0.93%) SQLite
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (22.90%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.75%) Subversion
2 23 (10.75%) Grunt
3 14 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.61%) Visual Studio
5 11 (5.14%) gulp
6 7 (3.27%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.34%) Bower
8 4 (1.87%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.87%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.87%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.40%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (1.40%) QUnit
9 3 (1.40%) Selenium
9 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.40%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (1.40%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.93%) webpack
10 2 (0.93%) Mocha
General
1 12 (5.61%) Finance
1 12 (5.61%) Publishing
2 10 (4.67%) Retail
3 9 (4.21%) Marketing
4 5 (2.34%) iGaming
4 5 (2.34%) Games
4 5 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.87%) Automotive
6 2 (0.93%) Legal
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (95.79%) HTML
2 197 (92.06%) CSS
3 128 (59.81%) HTML5
4 124 (57.94%) jQuery
5 106 (49.53%) CSS3
6 75 (35.05%) AngularJS
7 48 (22.43%) Sass
8 45 (21.03%) Backbone.js
9 41 (19.16%) .NET
10 39 (18.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 36 (16.82%) Ajax
12 32 (14.95%) XML
13 30 (14.02%) ASP.NET
14 25 (11.68%) JSON
15 23 (10.75%) LESS
16 22 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (8.41%) Ember.js
18 15 (7.01%) XSLT
18 15 (7.01%) XHTML
19 11 (5.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.22%) User Experience
2 14 (6.54%) W3C
3 9 (4.21%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.34%) Graphic Design
5 4 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.87%) E-Learning
5 4 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.40%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.40%) Social Media
6 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.93%) GIS
7 2 (0.93%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.27%) Linux
2 6 (2.80%) Windows
2 6 (2.80%) Android
2 6 (2.80%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.87%) UNIX
4 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.47%) webOS
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (24.30%) Web Development
3 45 (21.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 33 (15.42%) Scrum
5 32 (14.95%) MVC
6 28 (13.08%) TDD
7 26 (12.15%) E-Commerce
8 18 (8.41%) Web Design
9 16 (7.48%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.07%) OO
10 13 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (5.61%) SDLC
12 11 (5.14%) SEO
13 8 (3.74%) Content Management
13 8 (3.74%) Kanban
14 7 (3.27%) BDD
14 7 (3.27%) Progressive Enhancement
14 7 (3.27%) Software Engineering
15 6 (2.80%) Automated Testing
15 6 (2.80%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 198 (92.52%) JavaScript
2 36 (16.82%) PHP
3 13 (6.07%) Java
4 11 (5.14%) C#
5 9 (4.21%) TypeScript
5 9 (4.21%) SQL
6 7 (3.27%) Python
7 4 (1.87%) Scala
8 3 (1.40%) XPath
9 2 (0.93%) Ruby
9 2 (0.93%) CFML
10 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.47%) Go
10 1 (0.47%) PHP5
10 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (1.87%) Degree
1 4 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.07%) QA
2 5 (2.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (9.35%) Adobe
2 11 (5.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.27%) Google
4 3 (1.40%) hybris
4 3 (1.40%) Demandware
4 3 (1.40%) Omniture
4 3 (1.40%) ATG
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle
5 2 (0.93%) Facebook
6 1 (0.47%) Twitter
6 1 (0.47%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.47%) SAP
6 1 (0.47%) Apple
6 1 (0.47%) Stellent
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