The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 461 424 471
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +47
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 129 79 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 49 64
Average daily rate £340 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £287
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £19.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +79.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £19.52
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +79.30%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +11 65 £350 +21.73% 17
Yorkshire -9 17 £350 +60.00% 3
North West -5 13 £295 -5.60% 5
South West -13 10 £363 +72.61% 1
South East -22 8 £325 +30.00% 9
East Midlands -4 6 £265 +17.77% 5
West Midlands -21 6 £375 +13.63% 3
East of England -26 5 £265 -3.63% 5
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Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 240 (97.17%) CSS
2 238 (96.36%) HTML
3 213 (86.23%) JavaScript
4 162 (65.59%) HTML5
5 146 (59.11%) jQuery
6 135 (54.66%) CSS3
7 51 (20.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 50 (20.24%) .NET
9 44 (17.81%) PHP
9 44 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (17.41%) MVC
11 41 (16.60%) Web Development
12 39 (15.79%) Photoshop
13 37 (14.98%) XHTML
14 34 (13.77%) Web Design
15 33 (13.36%) Ajax
16 32 (12.96%) XML
16 32 (12.96%) Backbone.js
17 30 (12.15%) KnockoutJS
17 30 (12.15%) Sass
17 30 (12.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 29 (11.74%) AngularJS
19 28 (11.34%) ASP.NET
20 25 (10.12%) E-Commerce
21 24 (9.72%) TDD
22 23 (9.31%) Adobe Illustrator
22 23 (9.31%) Adobe
23 21 (8.50%) MySQL
23 21 (8.50%) C#
24 17 (6.88%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (6.88%) WordPress
2 13 (5.26%) CMS
3 10 (4.05%) Node.js
4 4 (1.62%) Apache
5 3 (1.21%) Drupal
5 3 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.81%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.81%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.40%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 39 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 23 (9.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (4.05%) Acrobat
4 8 (3.24%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (4.05%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.05%) HTTP
2 4 (1.62%) Internet
3 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.40%) SSL
4 1 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.50%) MySQL
2 14 (5.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (6.48%) Dreamweaver
2 13 (5.26%) Axure RP
3 11 (4.45%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.64%) Subversion
5 8 (3.24%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.43%) Maven
7 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.62%) Grunt
8 3 (1.21%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.21%) Ant
8 3 (1.21%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (1.21%) Selenium
9 2 (0.81%) JSUnit
9 2 (0.81%) PhoneGap
9 2 (0.81%) Expression Studio
9 2 (0.81%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.81%) JIRA
10 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.40%) JUnit
General
1 13 (5.26%) Finance
2 11 (4.45%) Retail
3 7 (2.83%) Publishing
4 5 (2.02%) Legal
4 5 (2.02%) Advertising
4 5 (2.02%) Games
5 4 (1.62%) Law
5 4 (1.62%) Marketing
6 3 (1.21%) Banking
6 3 (1.21%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Front Office
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (97.17%) CSS
2 238 (96.36%) HTML
3 162 (65.59%) HTML5
4 146 (59.11%) jQuery
5 135 (54.66%) CSS3
6 50 (20.24%) .NET
7 37 (14.98%) XHTML
8 33 (13.36%) Ajax
9 32 (12.96%) XML
9 32 (12.96%) Backbone.js
10 30 (12.15%) KnockoutJS
10 30 (12.15%) Sass
10 30 (12.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 29 (11.74%) AngularJS
12 28 (11.34%) ASP.NET
13 16 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (6.48%) LESS
13 16 (6.48%) JSON
14 13 (5.26%) Underscore.js
15 12 (4.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (5.67%) W3C
3 11 (4.45%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.43%) Open Source
5 4 (1.62%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.81%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.05%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.83%) Android
3 2 (0.81%) Windows
4 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.40%) Linux
4 1 (0.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.65%) Responsive Web Design
2 44 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (17.41%) MVC
4 41 (16.60%) Web Development
5 34 (13.77%) Web Design
6 25 (10.12%) E-Commerce
7 24 (9.72%) TDD
8 17 (6.88%) SEO
9 16 (6.48%) Scrum
10 15 (6.07%) OO
11 11 (4.45%) BDD
12 7 (2.83%) B2B
12 7 (2.83%) Content Management
13 6 (2.43%) Graceful Degradation
14 5 (2.02%) Web Application Development
14 5 (2.02%) Information Architecture
14 5 (2.02%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (1.62%) Time Management
15 4 (1.62%) iOS Development
16 3 (1.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 213 (86.23%) JavaScript
2 44 (17.81%) PHP
3 21 (8.50%) C#
4 17 (6.88%) Java
5 13 (5.26%) SQL
6 6 (2.43%) Ruby
7 4 (1.62%) XPath
7 4 (1.62%) Python
8 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.81%) Korn
8 2 (0.81%) Perl
8 2 (0.81%) XQuery
9 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (1.62%) Degree
2 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.40%) PMP
3 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) QA
1 1 (0.40%) WAI
Vendors
1 23 (9.31%) Adobe
2 16 (6.48%) Zend
3 6 (2.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.02%) Twitter
5 4 (1.62%) IBM
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle
6 3 (1.21%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.81%) Facebook
8 1 (0.40%) Apple
8 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.40%) JBoss
8 1 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Telerik
8 1 (0.40%) Stellent
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £285 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago