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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 556 529 536
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 56 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 32
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
50070 46545 44688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.85% 92.44% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32553 28721 27161
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
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 1859 1841 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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 +12 45 £425 +11.84% 23
East Midlands -6 3 £313 +5.93% 1
Yorkshire -28 3 - - 1
South East -35 2 £375 +7.14% 7
North West - 2 £388 - 4
West Midlands -5 1 £325 -
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Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 83 (96.51%) JavaScript
2 82 (95.35%) HTML
3 81 (94.19%) CSS
4 62 (72.09%) HTML5
4 62 (72.09%) CSS3
5 43 (50.00%) jQuery
6 41 (47.67%) AngularJS
7 31 (36.05%) Responsive Web Design
7 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (30.23%) MVC
9 24 (27.91%) OO
10 23 (26.74%) TDD
11 22 (25.58%) Grunt
12 21 (24.42%) E-Commerce
13 19 (22.09%) Node.js
14 16 (18.60%) Photoshop
15 15 (17.44%) Backbone.js
15 15 (17.44%) User Experience
16 14 (16.28%) Sass
17 13 (15.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (15.12%) BDD
17 13 (15.12%) Finance
17 13 (15.12%) Ajax
18 12 (13.95%) Web Design
18 12 (13.95%) PHP
19 10 (11.63%) Retail
19 10 (11.63%) gulp
20 9 (10.47%) Scrum
20 9 (10.47%) JIRA
20 9 (10.47%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (22.09%) Node.js
2 8 (9.30%) Confluence
3 7 (8.14%) CMS
3 7 (8.14%) Drupal
4 5 (5.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.16%) DNN
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.49%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) HTTP
2 7 (8.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) Extranet
3 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Grunt
2 10 (11.63%) gulp
3 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.47%) JIRA
4 8 (9.30%) Jasmine
5 6 (6.98%) Mocha
6 4 (4.65%) Axure RP
6 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.49%) Behat
7 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.49%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.33%) Bower
9 1 (1.16%) webpack
9 1 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.16%) Sublime Text
9 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.16%) Selenium
9 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.16%) IntelliJ
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Retail
3 5 (5.81%) Marketing
3 5 (5.81%) Law
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (95.35%) HTML
2 81 (94.19%) CSS
3 62 (72.09%) HTML5
3 62 (72.09%) CSS3
4 43 (50.00%) jQuery
5 41 (47.67%) AngularJS
6 15 (17.44%) Backbone.js
7 14 (16.28%) Sass
8 13 (15.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (15.12%) Ajax
9 8 (9.30%) React
10 7 (8.14%) JSON
10 7 (8.14%) SVG
11 6 (6.98%) .NET
12 5 (5.81%) RESTful
12 5 (5.81%) Ember.js
13 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
14 3 (3.49%) Web Services
14 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (3.49%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) User Experience
2 7 (8.14%) RIA
2 7 (8.14%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.49%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.33%) W3C
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.16%) Social Network
5 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (36.05%) Responsive Web Design
2 26 (30.23%) MVC
3 24 (27.91%) OO
4 23 (26.74%) TDD
5 21 (24.42%) E-Commerce
6 13 (15.12%) BDD
7 12 (13.95%) Web Design
8 9 (10.47%) Scrum
8 9 (10.47%) SOA
9 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.14%) Web Accessibility
11 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.81%) Web Development
13 4 (4.65%) Progressive Enhancement
14 3 (3.49%) User Stories
14 3 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (3.49%) Web Analytics
14 3 (3.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 83 (96.51%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.95%) PHP
3 8 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.16%) PHP5
6 1 (1.16%) Scala
6 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.16%) C++
6 1 (1.16%) C
6 1 (1.16%) SQL
6 1 (1.16%) VB
6 1 (1.16%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.49%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Adobe
2 2 (2.33%) Zend
3 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.16%) Tableau
3 1 (1.16%) Twitter
3 1 (1.16%) Apigee
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