The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Front-End Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 503 576 547
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 112 67 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 55 49
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £318 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £368 £369
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Front-End Developer
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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
47082 49406 48378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 31049 32107 30018
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1896 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

Senior Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer across the England region.

Senior Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Senior Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Front-End Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer across the England region.

Senior Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 86 £456 +14.06% 29
East Midlands +4 15 £425 +36.00% 2
South West +11 5 £550 -
South East +17 3 £388 +3.33% 5
East of England - 2 £425 - 3
West Midlands -22 1 - - 3
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Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Senior Front-End Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 167 (96.53%) JavaScript
2 154 (89.02%) CSS
3 149 (86.13%) HTML
4 142 (82.08%) Front End Development
5 109 (63.01%) AngularJS
6 90 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (45.66%) CSS3
8 77 (44.51%) Sass
9 71 (41.04%) HTML5
10 69 (39.88%) React
11 60 (34.68%) gulp
12 53 (30.64%) jQuery
13 50 (28.90%) Node.js
14 44 (25.43%) Grunt
15 42 (24.28%) BDD
15 42 (24.28%) TDD
16 41 (23.70%) Git (software)
17 40 (23.12%) LESS
17 40 (23.12%) Web Development
18 36 (20.81%) Cucumber
19 35 (20.23%) Jasmine
19 35 (20.23%) User Experience
19 35 (20.23%) WebDriver
20 30 (17.34%) Docker
20 30 (17.34%) REST
21 29 (16.76%) ES6
22 28 (16.18%) PHP
23 27 (15.61%) webpack
24 26 (15.03%) OO
25 25 (14.45%) Finance

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (8.67%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (6.94%) Confluence
3 7 (4.05%) CMS
4 3 (1.73%) Mule
4 3 (1.73%) WordPress
5 2 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.16%) Drupal
5 2 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (12.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.31%) GIMP
3 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Magento
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Heroku
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) HTTP
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.73%) Redis
2 2 (1.16%) Big Data
2 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.16%) MySQL
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 60 (34.68%) gulp
2 44 (25.43%) Grunt
3 41 (23.70%) Git (software)
4 36 (20.81%) Cucumber
5 35 (20.23%) Jasmine
5 35 (20.23%) WebDriver
6 27 (15.61%) webpack
7 25 (14.45%) Mocha
8 22 (12.72%) Babel
9 21 (12.14%) Jenkins
10 14 (8.09%) Bower
10 14 (8.09%) JIRA
11 13 (7.51%) Protractor
12 7 (4.05%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (4.05%) NuGet
13 3 (1.73%) Maven
13 3 (1.73%) Selenium
13 3 (1.73%) Vagrant
14 2 (1.16%) Checkstyle
14 2 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 25 (14.45%) Finance
2 12 (6.94%) Banking
3 8 (4.62%) Front Office
3 8 (4.62%) Games
4 6 (3.47%) Publishing
5 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (89.02%) CSS
2 149 (86.13%) HTML
3 109 (63.01%) AngularJS
4 79 (45.66%) CSS3
5 77 (44.51%) Sass
6 71 (41.04%) HTML5
7 69 (39.88%) React
8 53 (30.64%) jQuery
9 50 (28.90%) Node.js
10 40 (23.12%) LESS
11 30 (17.34%) REST
12 25 (14.45%) Handlebars
13 20 (11.56%) Django
13 20 (11.56%) Express
14 16 (9.25%) Backbone.js
15 14 (8.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (7.51%) .NET
16 13 (7.51%) Behat
16 13 (7.51%) Twig
16 13 (7.51%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.23%) User Experience
2 7 (4.05%) Fintech
3 6 (3.47%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.58%) Blog
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.58%) IPTV
7 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) Social Network
7 1 (0.58%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.89%) Android
1 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
1 5 (2.89%) Linux
2 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
2 3 (1.73%) Unix
3 1 (0.58%) webOS
3 1 (0.58%) Windows
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (82.08%) Front End Development
2 90 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.28%) BDD
3 42 (24.28%) TDD
4 40 (23.12%) Web Development
5 26 (15.03%) OO
6 24 (13.87%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (13.29%) MVC
8 21 (12.14%) Mobile First
9 20 (11.56%) E-Commerce
10 19 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (9.83%) Open Source
12 16 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (6.36%) Service Design
13 11 (6.36%) Web Operations
14 10 (5.78%) Progressive Enhancement
15 9 (5.20%) Unit Testing
15 9 (5.20%) Web Application Development
16 8 (4.62%) Mentoring
16 8 (4.62%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 167 (96.53%) JavaScript
2 29 (16.76%) ES6
3 28 (16.18%) PHP
4 23 (13.29%) Python
5 16 (9.25%) C#
6 15 (8.67%) Java
7 6 (3.47%) Ruby
7 6 (3.47%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.73%) Clojure
8 3 (1.73%) Haskell
9 2 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.16%) Scala
9 2 (1.16%) SQL
10 1 (0.58%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.20%) Degree
2 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.31%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.25%) WAI
2 4 (2.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 30 (17.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 15 (8.67%) Zend
2 3 (1.73%) Oracle
3 2 (1.16%) Adobe
3 2 (1.16%) IBM
3 2 (1.16%) Perforce
4 1 (0.58%) Arqiva
4 1 (0.58%) Facebook
4 1 (0.58%) ION Trading
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.58%) Twitter
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago