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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 543 576 558
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 70 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.059% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.062% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 26 26
Median daily rate £465 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £281 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Senior Front-End Developer
UK

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
46744 46649 45930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.93% 94.71% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30942 29439 28805
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1843 1957
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.91 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +33 49 £519 +22.05% 30
South East -16 8 £395 +17.91% 6
North West - 5 £388 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £450 - 2
East of England - 3 £458 -
East Midlands - 1 £240 - 1
Senior Front-End Developer
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Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 118 (92.91%) JavaScript
2 115 (90.55%) Front End Development
3 114 (89.76%) HTML
4 109 (85.83%) CSS
5 67 (52.76%) HTML5
6 66 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (50.39%) AngularJS
8 60 (47.24%) Sass
9 54 (42.52%) CSS3
10 40 (31.50%) Web Development
11 36 (28.35%) jQuery
11 36 (28.35%) Git (software)
12 32 (25.20%) OO
13 31 (24.41%) React
14 30 (23.62%) Node.js
14 30 (23.62%) TDD
15 29 (22.83%) Responsive Web Design
16 24 (18.90%) Java
16 24 (18.90%) MVC
17 21 (16.54%) Subversion
18 20 (15.75%) Grunt
18 20 (15.75%) User Experience
19 19 (14.96%) Finance
20 18 (14.17%) gulp
20 18 (14.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 17 (13.39%) LESS
22 16 (12.60%) Backbone.js
22 16 (12.60%) E-Commerce
23 15 (11.81%) Photoshop
24 14 (11.02%) C#

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 30 (23.62%) Node.js
2 8 (6.30%) CMS
3 5 (3.94%) Drupal
3 5 (3.94%) WordPress
4 3 (2.36%) Confluence
4 3 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.36%) Mule
5 2 (1.57%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (1.57%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.57%) IIS
5 2 (1.57%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) JBoss
6 1 (0.79%) Jetty
Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.57%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.57%) GIMP
3 2 (1.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) GitHub
2 3 (2.36%) SaaS
3 2 (1.57%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.57%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.45%) HTTP
2 4 (3.15%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.57%) FTP
3 2 (1.57%) Internet
3 2 (1.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.36%) Redis
4 2 (1.57%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (28.35%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.54%) Subversion
3 20 (15.75%) Grunt
4 18 (14.17%) gulp
5 12 (9.45%) Jasmine
6 8 (6.30%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.72%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.72%) Selenium
7 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.94%) Bower
8 5 (3.94%) JIRA
8 5 (3.94%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (3.15%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.36%) Maven
10 3 (2.36%) Mocha
10 3 (2.36%) webpack
11 2 (1.57%) Checkstyle
11 2 (1.57%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.57%) Sublime Text
11 2 (1.57%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (14.96%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Law
3 9 (7.09%) Publishing
4 5 (3.94%) Front Office
5 4 (3.15%) Banking
5 4 (3.15%) Retail
6 3 (2.36%) Games
6 3 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (89.76%) HTML
2 109 (85.83%) CSS
3 67 (52.76%) HTML5
4 64 (50.39%) AngularJS
5 60 (47.24%) Sass
6 54 (42.52%) CSS3
7 36 (28.35%) jQuery
8 31 (24.41%) React
9 18 (14.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (13.39%) LESS
11 16 (12.60%) Backbone.js
12 10 (7.87%) Mustache
13 8 (6.30%) Ajax
13 8 (6.30%) RESTful
14 7 (5.51%) .NET
14 7 (5.51%) JSON
15 6 (4.72%) Ember.js
15 6 (4.72%) REST
15 6 (4.72%) XML
16 5 (3.94%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) User Experience
2 8 (6.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.36%) Animation
3 3 (2.36%) Fintech
4 2 (1.57%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.79%) Blog
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.79%) Derivative
5 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 10 (7.87%) Mac OS X
2 10 (7.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (90.55%) Front End Development
2 66 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (31.50%) Web Development
4 32 (25.20%) OO
5 30 (23.62%) TDD
6 29 (22.83%) Responsive Web Design
7 24 (18.90%) MVC
8 16 (12.60%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.66%) Configuration Management
9 11 (8.66%) Web Design
10 10 (7.87%) BDD
10 10 (7.87%) Wireframes
11 9 (7.09%) Automated Testing
11 9 (7.09%) Rapid Prototyping
11 9 (7.09%) Scrum
12 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.30%) Open Source
12 8 (6.30%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.51%) Mobile First
13 7 (5.51%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 118 (92.91%) JavaScript
2 24 (18.90%) Java
3 14 (11.02%) C#
4 10 (7.87%) PHP
5 9 (7.09%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.51%) Ruby
7 4 (3.15%) Python
7 4 (3.15%) Scala
8 3 (2.36%) Clojure
8 3 (2.36%) ES6
8 3 (2.36%) Haskell
8 3 (2.36%) SQL
9 2 (1.57%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.57%) VBScript
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) Perl
10 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.15%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) WCAG
2 3 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.36%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (5.51%) Twitter
2 4 (3.15%) Adobe
2 4 (3.15%) Zend
3 3 (2.36%) Google
3 3 (2.36%) IBM
3 3 (2.36%) Perforce
4 2 (1.57%) CODA
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle
4 2 (1.57%) RedDot
5 1 (0.79%) hybris
5 1 (0.79%) ION Trading
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