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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 551 555 551
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 80 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 43 33
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +7.46%
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
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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
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +10 58 £463 +8.82% 25
East Midlands +6 8 £420 +34.40%
East of England - 4 £425 - 3
Yorkshire +4 3 £450 - 1
South East -2 3 £345 -8.00% 4
South West - 2 - - 4
West Midlands - 2 £350 - 3
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Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 159 (95.21%) JavaScript
2 149 (89.22%) Front End Development
3 147 (88.02%) HTML
4 145 (86.83%) CSS
5 96 (57.49%) AngularJS
6 92 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (49.10%) HTML5
8 81 (48.50%) Sass
9 75 (44.91%) CSS3
10 55 (32.93%) React
11 48 (28.74%) jQuery
12 46 (27.54%) Node.js
13 45 (26.95%) Git (software)
14 44 (26.35%) gulp
15 40 (23.95%) TDD
15 40 (23.95%) OO
16 38 (22.75%) Web Development
17 34 (20.36%) Responsive Web Design
18 33 (19.76%) User Experience
18 33 (19.76%) MVC
19 31 (18.56%) Grunt
20 27 (16.17%) Jasmine
20 27 (16.17%) Finance
21 26 (15.57%) LESS
22 25 (14.97%) BDD
23 24 (14.37%) Java
24 23 (13.77%) Cucumber
25 22 (13.17%) E-Commerce
26 21 (12.57%) WebDriver
27 20 (11.98%) PHP

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 9 (5.39%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.79%) CMS
2 8 (4.79%) Confluence
3 3 (1.80%) Mule
3 3 (1.80%) WordPress
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.20%) Drupal
4 2 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (1.20%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Jetty
5 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (11.98%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.20%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) GitHub
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.59%) HTTP
2 4 (2.40%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.79%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.80%) Redis
4 2 (1.20%) MySQL
5 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (26.95%) Git (software)
2 44 (26.35%) gulp
3 31 (18.56%) Grunt
4 27 (16.17%) Jasmine
5 23 (13.77%) Cucumber
6 21 (12.57%) WebDriver
7 16 (9.58%) Jenkins
7 16 (9.58%) webpack
8 15 (8.98%) Mocha
9 13 (7.78%) Babel
9 13 (7.78%) Subversion
10 10 (5.99%) JIRA
11 9 (5.39%) Bower
12 8 (4.79%) Karma Test Runner
12 8 (4.79%) Protractor
13 5 (2.99%) Visual Studio
14 3 (1.80%) JUnit
14 3 (1.80%) Maven
14 3 (1.80%) Selenium
15 2 (1.20%) Mockito
General
1 27 (16.17%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Law
3 9 (5.39%) Publishing
4 8 (4.79%) Banking
5 7 (4.19%) Games
6 5 (2.99%) Front Office
7 4 (2.40%) Retail
8 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Electronics
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (88.02%) HTML
2 145 (86.83%) CSS
3 96 (57.49%) AngularJS
4 82 (49.10%) HTML5
5 81 (48.50%) Sass
6 75 (44.91%) CSS3
7 55 (32.93%) React
8 48 (28.74%) jQuery
9 46 (27.54%) Node.js
10 26 (15.57%) LESS
11 19 (11.38%) Backbone.js
11 19 (11.38%) Handlebars
12 18 (10.78%) REST
13 16 (9.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (8.98%) JSON
15 13 (7.78%) Express
16 11 (6.59%) Ajax
16 11 (6.59%) Django
16 11 (6.59%) Mustache
17 9 (5.39%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.76%) User Experience
2 10 (5.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.19%) Fintech
4 3 (1.80%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.20%) Animation
5 2 (1.20%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.60%) Blog
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Derivative
6 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.59%) Linux
2 9 (5.39%) Mac OS X
2 9 (5.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (89.22%) Front End Development
2 92 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (23.95%) OO
3 40 (23.95%) TDD
4 38 (22.75%) Web Development
5 34 (20.36%) Responsive Web Design
6 33 (19.76%) MVC
7 25 (14.97%) BDD
8 22 (13.17%) E-Commerce
9 17 (10.18%) Mobile First
10 14 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.19%) Automated Testing
12 11 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.99%) Configuration Management
13 10 (5.99%) Open Source
13 10 (5.99%) Web Design
14 9 (5.39%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.39%) Web Application Development
14 9 (5.39%) Wireframes
15 8 (4.79%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 159 (95.21%) JavaScript
2 24 (14.37%) Java
3 20 (11.98%) PHP
4 18 (10.78%) ES6
5 17 (10.18%) C#
6 13 (7.78%) Python
7 12 (7.19%) TypeScript
8 8 (4.79%) Ruby
9 5 (2.99%) Scala
10 3 (1.80%) Clojure
10 3 (1.80%) Haskell
11 2 (1.20%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (1.20%) SQL
11 2 (1.20%) VBScript
12 1 (0.60%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.40%) DBS Check
2 4 (2.40%) Degree
3 3 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) WAI
2 3 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.80%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (9.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (5.39%) Zend
2 6 (3.59%) Twitter
3 3 (1.80%) Adobe
4 2 (1.20%) IBM
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle
4 2 (1.20%) Perforce
4 2 (1.20%) RedDot
5 1 (0.60%) Facebook
5 1 (0.60%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) hybris
5 1 (0.60%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
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