The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 518 532 539
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 60 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.077% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.083% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 31 24
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£384 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 September 2014.

Senior Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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 +27 41 £400 +6.66% 21
South East +4 5 £350 -8.19% 3
East of England -16 5 £455 -
West Midlands - 5 - - 2
North West -6 1 - - 7
South West - 1 £350 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 2
East Midlands - - - -
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Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 96 (96.97%) HTML
2 93 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 93 (93.94%) CSS
3 65 (65.66%) HTML5
4 58 (58.59%) CSS3
5 53 (53.54%) jQuery
6 39 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (37.37%) Responsive Web Design
8 26 (26.26%) Web Development
9 24 (24.24%) Sass
9 24 (24.24%) User Experience
10 23 (23.23%) AngularJS
10 23 (23.23%) Ajax
11 21 (21.21%) XHTML
12 19 (19.19%) OO
12 19 (19.19%) Node.js
13 18 (18.18%) Marketing
14 17 (17.17%) JSON
14 17 (17.17%) TDD
14 17 (17.17%) Web Design
15 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
15 16 (16.16%) Open Source
16 15 (15.15%) Photoshop
16 15 (15.15%) Backbone.js
17 14 (14.14%) Grunt
17 14 (14.14%) CMS
17 14 (14.14%) Subversion
18 12 (12.12%) Linux
19 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
19 10 (10.10%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (19.19%) Node.js
2 14 (14.14%) CMS
3 4 (4.04%) lighttpd
3 4 (4.04%) Apache
4 3 (3.03%) Drupal
4 3 (3.03%) WordPress
5 2 (2.02%) TeamSite
6 1 (1.01%) SAS
6 1 (1.01%) Confluence
6 1 (1.01%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.01%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) HTTP
2 4 (4.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.03%) MySQL
3 2 (2.02%) Redis
3 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.14%) Grunt
2 14 (14.14%) Subversion
3 6 (6.06%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.04%) Ant
5 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.02%) JIRA
6 2 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.02%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.01%) Selenium
7 1 (1.01%) Mocha
7 1 (1.01%) Bower
General
1 18 (18.18%) Marketing
2 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.06%) Finance
4 4 (4.04%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.03%) Electronics
6 2 (2.02%) Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (96.97%) HTML
2 93 (93.94%) CSS
3 65 (65.66%) HTML5
4 58 (58.59%) CSS3
5 53 (53.54%) jQuery
6 24 (24.24%) Sass
7 23 (23.23%) AngularJS
7 23 (23.23%) Ajax
8 21 (21.21%) XHTML
9 17 (17.17%) JSON
10 15 (15.15%) Backbone.js
11 6 (6.06%) LESS
11 6 (6.06%) Web Services
12 5 (5.05%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (4.04%) Mustache
13 4 (4.04%) .NET
14 3 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
14 3 (3.03%) RESTful
14 3 (3.03%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.24%) User Experience
2 16 (16.16%) Open Source
3 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.03%) DTV
6 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.02%) W3C
7 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.01%) NHS
7 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.01%) Online Gambling
7 1 (1.01%) IPTV
7 1 (1.01%) FMCG
7 1 (1.01%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Linux
2 8 (8.08%) UNIX
2 8 (8.08%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.37%) Responsive Web Design
3 26 (26.26%) Web Development
4 19 (19.19%) OO
5 17 (17.17%) TDD
5 17 (17.17%) Web Design
6 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
6 10 (10.10%) BDD
7 8 (8.08%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.06%) MVC
8 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.05%) SEO
10 4 (4.04%) Analytics
10 4 (4.04%) Scrum
10 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.03%) Programme Management
11 3 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (3.03%) Content Management
12 2 (2.02%) Data Protection
12 2 (2.02%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (9.09%) Ruby
2 9 (9.09%) Java
3 6 (6.06%) PHP
4 4 (4.04%) Scala
4 4 (4.04%) Python
5 3 (3.03%) SQL
6 2 (2.02%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (4.04%) SAP
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.02%) Google
2 2 (2.02%) Interwoven
3 1 (1.01%) Adobe
3 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.01%) Zend
3 1 (1.01%) Facebook
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