The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 58 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.24% 0.70% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.76% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£263 £243 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% +4.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £285
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+143.33% -60.00%
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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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
847 793 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.28% 93.08% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 370 339
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 16
Average hourly rate £51.00 £16.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.09% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £158.80 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Glasgow region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Glasgow region.

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) HTML5
4 10 (38.46%) CSS3
5 9 (34.62%) jQuery
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) CMS
6 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
7 6 (23.08%) User Experience
8 5 (19.23%) TDD
8 5 (19.23%) PHP
8 5 (19.23%) Drupal
9 4 (15.38%) OO
10 3 (11.54%) MVC
10 3 (11.54%) Content Management
10 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
10 3 (11.54%) Sass
10 3 (11.54%) BDD
10 3 (11.54%) Node.js
10 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (7.69%) React
11 2 (7.69%) REST
11 2 (7.69%) LESS
11 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
11 2 (7.69%) Magento
11 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
11 2 (7.69%) Web Usability
11 2 (7.69%) JSON

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) CMS
2 5 (19.23%) Drupal
3 3 (11.54%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.85%) Grunt
2 1 (3.85%) Bower
2 1 (3.85%) gulp
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) HTML5
4 10 (38.46%) CSS3
5 9 (34.62%) jQuery
6 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (11.54%) Sass
8 2 (7.69%) LESS
8 2 (7.69%) React
8 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
8 2 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) XML
8 2 (7.69%) Spring
8 2 (7.69%) Ajax
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
9 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.85%) Zend Framework
9 1 (3.85%) JSF
9 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Content Management
4 3 (11.54%) BDD
4 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Web Usability
6 1 (3.85%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) SEO
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Zend
2 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.85%) Twitter
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
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