The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 63 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 10 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.23% 2.89% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 3.04% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £365 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +26.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £455 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £286
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £6.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+143.33% -60.00%
Front-End 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
752 757 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.38% 95.22% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 421 246
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 54 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.75 £104.00
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 Hertfordshire

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Front-End 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 across the Hertfordshire region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Front-End 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 across the Hertfordshire region.

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead +3 1 £300 -17.80% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 34 (100.00%) HTML
1 34 (100.00%) CSS
2 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) XHTML
3 17 (50.00%) Sass
4 16 (47.06%) JSP
5 15 (44.12%) User Experience
6 14 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (41.18%) Semantic HTML
6 14 (41.18%) W3C
7 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
7 13 (38.24%) Java
7 13 (38.24%) JSTL
8 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 12 (35.29%) Grunt
9 11 (32.35%) HTML5
10 10 (29.41%) CSS3
10 10 (29.41%) jQuery
10 10 (29.41%) CMS
11 9 (26.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (26.47%) Bower
12 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (11.76%) Adobe
13 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (8.82%) Web Design
14 3 (8.82%) LESS
14 3 (8.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (8.82%) gulp
14 3 (8.82%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (29.41%) CMS
2 9 (26.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Grunt
2 9 (26.47%) Bower
3 3 (8.82%) gulp
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
1 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) CSS
1 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (50.00%) XHTML
2 17 (50.00%) Sass
3 16 (47.06%) JSP
4 14 (41.18%) Semantic HTML
4 14 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (38.24%) JSTL
6 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
7 11 (32.35%) HTML5
8 10 (29.41%) CSS3
8 10 (29.41%) jQuery
9 3 (8.82%) .NET
9 3 (8.82%) LESS
10 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
11 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
11 1 (2.94%) REST
11 1 (2.94%) SOAP
11 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) User Experience
2 14 (41.18%) W3C
3 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
2 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) TDD
4 3 (8.82%) Web Design
4 3 (8.82%) E-Procurement
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) Online Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) BDD
5 2 (5.88%) MVC
5 2 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) OOP
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile First
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe
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