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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 540 529 534
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 74 86 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 63 59
Median daily rate £425 £415 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £438 £433
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
43899 47527 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28945 30730 31404
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1518 1872 2042
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -6 55 £443 +7.92% 49
South East -3 6 £375 -14.28% 2
South West +11 4 £550 +29.41%
North West +10 4 £375 +25.00% 1
East of England - 2 £563 - 4
East Midlands -6 1 - - 2
Midlands - 1 - -
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 5 December 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.

1 175 (95.11%) JavaScript
2 156 (84.78%) CSS
3 155 (84.24%) Front End Development
4 146 (79.35%) HTML
5 121 (65.76%) AngularJS
6 93 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (44.02%) React
8 79 (42.93%) CSS3
9 73 (39.67%) HTML5
10 70 (38.04%) Sass
11 66 (35.87%) Node.js
12 58 (31.52%) gulp
13 51 (27.72%) TDD
14 48 (26.09%) BDD
15 47 (25.54%) jQuery
16 44 (23.91%) Git (software)
17 43 (23.37%) Web Development
18 42 (22.83%) Grunt
19 38 (20.65%) Jasmine
20 37 (20.11%) LESS
21 36 (19.57%) ES6
22 35 (19.02%) User Experience
23 33 (17.93%) WebDriver
24 32 (17.39%) REST
24 32 (17.39%) Docker
24 32 (17.39%) Cucumber
24 32 (17.39%) OO
25 29 (15.76%) Backbone.js
25 29 (15.76%) webpack
26 28 (15.22%) Mocha

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 12 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.43%) Confluence
3 5 (2.72%) CMS
4 2 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.09%) Drupal
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (9.78%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.09%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.09%) GIMP
3 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.35%) GitHub
2 7 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.09%) PaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) Heroku
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) HTTP
1 1 (0.54%) Internet
1 1 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (1.63%) Hazelcast
1 3 (1.63%) Neo4j
1 3 (1.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.09%) Big Data
3 1 (0.54%) GIS
3 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (31.52%) gulp
2 44 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 42 (22.83%) Grunt
4 38 (20.65%) Jasmine
5 33 (17.93%) WebDriver
6 32 (17.39%) Cucumber
7 29 (15.76%) webpack
8 28 (15.22%) Mocha
9 26 (14.13%) Babel
10 19 (10.33%) Jenkins
11 15 (8.15%) JIRA
12 13 (7.07%) Protractor
13 11 (5.98%) Bower
14 7 (3.80%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (3.80%) NuGet
15 5 (2.72%) Vagrant
16 3 (1.63%) Subversion
17 2 (1.09%) JUnit
17 2 (1.09%) PhantomJS
18 1 (0.54%) Bitbucket
General
1 24 (13.04%) Finance
2 20 (10.87%) Games
3 18 (9.78%) Banking
4 11 (5.98%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.35%) Front Office
6 7 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.17%) Advertising
8 3 (1.63%) Publishing
9 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.09%) Retail
10 1 (0.54%) Back Office
10 1 (0.54%) Electronics
10 1 (0.54%) Local Government
10 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (84.78%) CSS
2 146 (79.35%) HTML
3 121 (65.76%) AngularJS
4 81 (44.02%) React
5 79 (42.93%) CSS3
6 73 (39.67%) HTML5
7 70 (38.04%) Sass
8 66 (35.87%) Node.js
9 47 (25.54%) jQuery
10 37 (20.11%) LESS
11 32 (17.39%) REST
12 29 (15.76%) Backbone.js
13 24 (13.04%) Handlebars
14 21 (11.41%) Express
15 19 (10.33%) Django
16 18 (9.78%) .NET
17 13 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (5.98%) JSON
18 11 (5.98%) Zend Framework
19 10 (5.43%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.02%) User Experience
2 10 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.89%) Fintech
4 8 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.80%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (3.80%) Spread Betting
6 6 (3.26%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.63%) IPTV
9 3 (1.63%) Mobile Games
9 3 (1.63%) Online Games
9 3 (1.63%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (1.63%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.09%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.09%) W3C
11 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.54%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.26%) Android
1 6 (3.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.63%) Linux
3 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.09%) Unix
4 1 (0.54%) webOS
4 1 (0.54%) Windows
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (84.24%) Front End Development
2 93 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (27.72%) TDD
4 48 (26.09%) BDD
5 43 (23.37%) Web Development
6 32 (17.39%) OO
7 26 (14.13%) Mobile First
7 26 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 25 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (13.59%) E-Commerce
9 18 (9.78%) MVC
10 13 (7.07%) Open Source
10 13 (7.07%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (6.52%) Scrum
12 11 (5.98%) Service Design
12 11 (5.98%) Web Operations
13 10 (5.43%) Software Engineering
14 9 (4.89%) Coaching
15 8 (4.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 175 (95.11%) JavaScript
2 36 (19.57%) ES6
3 24 (13.04%) PHP
4 23 (12.50%) Python
5 18 (9.78%) Java
6 15 (8.15%) C#
7 6 (3.26%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.72%) XPath
9 3 (1.63%) Ruby
10 2 (1.09%) Scala
11 1 (0.54%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.54%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.15%) Degree
2 7 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.17%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.07%) WAI
2 4 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.63%) QA
4 2 (1.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (17.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (7.07%) Zend
2 5 (2.72%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.63%) Apigee
4 2 (1.09%) Adobe
5 1 (0.54%) Arqiva
5 1 (0.54%) Facebook
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle
5 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.54%) Twitter
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Rate: £550.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago