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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK / England
Rank 512 555 549
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 67 53 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 37
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £345 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £370 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.04% -17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39568 44607 44474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25980 29105 27895
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1426 1501 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +15 46 £475 +6.74% 33
South East +19 10 £375 +8.69% 5
East of England +6 4 £563 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £463 - 1
North West +24 1 £375 -6.25% 1
South West -1 1 £425 -8.10% 3
West Midlands - 1 £388 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
North East - 1 £350 -
Senior Front-End Developer
UK

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 121 (90.98%) JavaScript
2 115 (86.47%) Front End Development
3 101 (75.94%) CSS
4 93 (69.92%) HTML
5 92 (69.17%) AngularJS
6 74 (55.64%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (44.36%) HTML5
8 58 (43.61%) CSS3
9 55 (41.35%) React
10 49 (36.84%) Node.js
11 40 (30.08%) Sass
12 28 (21.05%) TDD
12 28 (21.05%) Web Development
13 27 (20.30%) jQuery
13 27 (20.30%) OO
14 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
14 26 (19.55%) Git (software)
15 25 (18.80%) User Experience
16 22 (16.54%) Backbone.js
16 22 (16.54%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (16.54%) Jasmine
17 20 (15.04%) Grunt
17 20 (15.04%) Scrum
18 19 (14.29%) Degree
18 19 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (14.29%) ES6
18 19 (14.29%) gulp
19 17 (12.78%) BDD
19 17 (12.78%) Games
20 16 (12.03%) Software Engineering

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 7 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (1.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.75%) Confluence
3 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.50%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.75%) Magento
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) GitHub
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.51%) SaaS
4 3 (2.26%) PaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) DSL
1 2 (1.50%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (2.26%) Big Data
2 3 (2.26%) Hazelcast
2 3 (2.26%) Neo4j
3 2 (1.50%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.75%) GIS
4 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (19.55%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.54%) Jasmine
3 20 (15.04%) Grunt
4 19 (14.29%) gulp
5 9 (6.77%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (6.02%) Jenkins
6 8 (6.02%) Mocha
7 7 (5.26%) webpack
8 5 (3.76%) JIRA
8 5 (3.76%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.01%) Babel
9 4 (3.01%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.50%) PhantomJS
10 2 (1.50%) Subversion
10 2 (1.50%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.75%) Bower
11 1 (0.75%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 17 (12.78%) Games
2 16 (12.03%) Finance
3 12 (9.02%) Banking
4 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.02%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.51%) Advertising
7 4 (3.01%) Electronics
7 4 (3.01%) Retail
8 1 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.75%) Front Office
8 1 (0.75%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (75.94%) CSS
2 93 (69.92%) HTML
3 92 (69.17%) AngularJS
4 59 (44.36%) HTML5
5 58 (43.61%) CSS3
6 55 (41.35%) React
7 49 (36.84%) Node.js
8 40 (30.08%) Sass
9 27 (20.30%) jQuery
10 22 (16.54%) Backbone.js
11 14 (10.53%) .NET
11 14 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (9.77%) RESTful
13 12 (9.02%) LESS
14 10 (7.52%) XML
15 8 (6.02%) Angular 2
16 7 (5.26%) JSTL
16 7 (5.26%) Redux
17 6 (4.51%) JSON
17 6 (4.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.80%) User Experience
2 15 (11.28%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.02%) Fintech
3 8 (6.02%) Spread Betting
4 5 (3.76%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.01%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.26%) IPTV
6 3 (2.26%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (2.26%) Mobile Games
6 3 (2.26%) Online Games
6 3 (2.26%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (2.26%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.50%) iPad
7 2 (1.50%) W3C
8 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.51%) Android
1 6 (4.51%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.75%) Linux
2 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.75%) Unix
2 1 (0.75%) webOS
2 1 (0.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (86.47%) Front End Development
2 74 (55.64%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (21.05%) TDD
3 28 (21.05%) Web Development
4 27 (20.30%) OO
5 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
6 22 (16.54%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (15.04%) Scrum
8 19 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (12.78%) BDD
10 16 (12.03%) Software Engineering
11 13 (9.77%) Coaching
11 13 (9.77%) Mentoring
12 12 (9.02%) Mathematics
13 11 (8.27%) Unit Testing
14 10 (7.52%) Pair Programming
15 9 (6.77%) Web Application Development
16 8 (6.02%) Artificial Intelligence
16 8 (6.02%) Progressive Enhancement
16 8 (6.02%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 121 (90.98%) JavaScript
2 19 (14.29%) ES6
3 16 (12.03%) Java
4 9 (6.77%) TypeScript
5 7 (5.26%) C#
6 6 (4.51%) XPath
7 5 (3.76%) PHP
8 4 (3.01%) Python
8 4 (3.01%) SQL
9 2 (1.50%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.75%) Ruby
10 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) WAI
2 1 (0.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (4.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle
3 4 (3.01%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.26%) Apigee
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe
5 1 (0.75%) Arqiva