The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 95 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 20 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.96% 0.72% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.76% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 15
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£325 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £294 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £280 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.60% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £37.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +23.96%
Front-End Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1937 1701 1797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.50% 94.08% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1140 979 936
Average daily rate £350 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 149 181
Average hourly rate £15.13 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Front-End Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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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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
Southampton - 7 £325 - 4
Basingstoke +17 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - - 2
Portsmouth - 1 £350 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Andover - - - -
Southsea - - - -
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
3 22 (75.86%) CSS
4 16 (55.17%) HTML5
5 11 (37.93%) jQuery
5 11 (37.93%) CSS3
6 9 (31.03%) Java
6 9 (31.03%) JSON
7 8 (27.59%) TDD
7 8 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (24.14%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) Dojo
8 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) QUnit
9 6 (20.69%) Intranet
9 6 (20.69%) Web Design
10 5 (17.24%) TeamSite
10 5 (17.24%) CMS
10 5 (17.24%) Ajax
10 5 (17.24%) BDD
10 5 (17.24%) Jasmine
10 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
11 4 (13.79%) W3C
11 4 (13.79%) Spring
11 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
12 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
12 3 (10.34%) Apache
12 3 (10.34%) Validation
12 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
12 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (17.24%) TeamSite
1 5 (17.24%) CMS
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) WordPress
4 1 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) QUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Jasmine
3 3 (10.34%) JSUnit
4 2 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.45%) Maven
5 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 2 (6.90%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (75.86%) CSS
3 16 (55.17%) HTML5
4 11 (37.93%) jQuery
4 11 (37.93%) CSS3
5 9 (31.03%) JSON
6 7 (24.14%) Dojo
6 7 (24.14%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) Ajax
7 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) Spring
9 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
9 3 (10.34%) RESTful
10 2 (6.90%) Google Maps API
10 2 (6.90%) XHTML
10 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (3.45%) Sass
11 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
11 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) W3C
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) TDD
1 8 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (20.69%) Web Design
3 5 (17.24%) BDD
4 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) SEO
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Content Management
7 1 (3.45%) Web Usability
7 1 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Interwoven
1 2 (6.90%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Apple