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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 107 68 82
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 17 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.78% 2.13% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 2.29% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -33.33%
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
1960 1613 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.74% 92.81% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 882 704
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 102 171
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -15 6 £350 +7.69% 7
Portsmouth - 2 £325 - 1
Basingstoke -4 1 £350 +40.00% 1
Fareham - 1 £375 - 2
Winchester - 1 - -
Farnborough - - - -
Hook - - - -
Fordingbridge - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (100.00%) HTML
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (72.73%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) HTML5
4 17 (51.52%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (51.52%) jQuery
5 16 (48.48%) XML
5 16 (48.48%) JSON
6 15 (45.45%) CSS3
7 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (39.39%) OO
9 12 (36.36%) Linux
10 11 (33.33%) Apache
10 11 (33.33%) Subversion
10 11 (33.33%) Ajax
10 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 10 (30.30%) RESTful
11 10 (30.30%) Google Maps API
11 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
11 10 (30.30%) Google
11 10 (30.30%) Scrum
12 8 (24.24%) Internet
12 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (24.24%) Change Control
12 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
12 8 (24.24%) Leaflet
13 7 (21.21%) QUnit
13 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
13 7 (21.21%) CMS
13 7 (21.21%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (33.33%) Apache
2 7 (21.21%) CMS
3 5 (15.15%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.03%) Drupal
4 1 (3.03%) WordPress
4 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Internet
2 5 (15.15%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Subversion
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
3 7 (21.21%) QUnit
4 4 (12.12%) Jasmine
5 3 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (6.06%) JSUnit
7 1 (3.03%) Ant
7 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.03%) Back Office
1 1 (3.03%) Legal
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (72.73%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) HTML5
4 17 (51.52%) jQuery
5 16 (48.48%) JSON
5 16 (48.48%) XML
6 15 (45.45%) CSS3
7 11 (33.33%) Ajax
8 10 (30.30%) Google Maps API
8 10 (30.30%) RESTful
9 8 (24.24%) Leaflet
10 7 (21.21%) Dojo
11 4 (12.12%) SVG
11 4 (12.12%) Spring
12 3 (9.09%) LAMP
12 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 3 (9.09%) CakePHP
12 3 (9.09%) YUI
12 3 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
12 3 (9.09%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) W3C
3 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) OO
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
4 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (24.24%) Change Control
6 7 (21.21%) TDD
7 5 (15.15%) SEO
8 4 (12.12%) BDD
8 4 (12.12%) Web Design
9 3 (9.09%) OOD
9 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
9 3 (9.09%) Graceful Degradation
10 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) Web Development
10 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.06%) Content Management
11 1 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) PHP
4 3 (9.09%) PHP5
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) BC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) HNC
4 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Google
2 3 (9.09%) Appcelerator
2 3 (9.09%) Facebook
3 2 (6.06%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.06%) Interwoven