The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 72 52 72
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.22% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£455 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
796 463 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.76% 94.49% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 219 412
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 44 65
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.48% -18.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Front-End Developer across the Hertfordshire region.

Senior Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Front-End Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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Job
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Senior Front-End Developer
East of England

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) Grunt
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) lighttpd
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) lighttpd
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Grunt
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA