The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 52 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 7 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 3.21% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 3.49% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 9
Median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £375 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.92% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
610 746 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.76% 91.99% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 390 287
Median daily rate £400 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £214 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 65 50
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.50 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hertfordshire region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
St Albans +3 3 £375 - 1
Watford +10 2 £388 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 25 (96.15%) CSS
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 24 (92.31%) Front End Development
3 15 (57.69%) HTML5
4 14 (53.85%) jQuery
5 13 (50.00%) CSS3
5 13 (50.00%) Sass
6 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
7 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
8 9 (34.62%) LESS
9 8 (30.77%) Java
9 8 (30.77%) Web Development
10 7 (26.92%) PHP
11 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (23.08%) GitHub
11 6 (23.08%) User Experience
12 5 (19.23%) React
12 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (19.23%) MVC
12 5 (19.23%) Retail
13 3 (11.54%) TDD
13 3 (11.54%) CRM
13 3 (11.54%) JSON
13 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
14 2 (7.69%) Grunt
14 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
14 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) BigMachines
1 1 (3.85%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Grunt
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Mocha
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.85%) Xcode
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) CSS
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 13 (50.00%) CSS3
4 13 (50.00%) Sass
5 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
6 9 (34.62%) LESS
7 5 (19.23%) React
8 3 (11.54%) JSON
9 2 (7.69%) Ajax
9 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
9 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (7.69%) REST
9 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.85%) Mason
10 1 (3.85%) Modernizr
10 1 (3.85%) Node.js
10 1 (3.85%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Front End Development
2 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
3 8 (30.77%) Web Development
4 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) ERP
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
7 2 (7.69%) SEO
7 2 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (7.69%) Web Design
7 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
8 1 (3.85%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (3.85%) Mobile First
8 1 (3.85%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) SOA
8 1 (3.85%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Intershop
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) Siebel