The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 37 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.73% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 0.38% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £338 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
273 262 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.17% 95.97% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 149 116
Average daily rate £338 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.00 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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

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

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

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

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 Kent region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

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

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

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 Kent region.

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

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £338 - 3
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) Front End Development
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 7 (63.64%) CSS3
5 6 (54.55%) Backbone.js
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 5 (45.45%) C#
6 5 (45.45%) .NET
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
8 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (18.18%) Mason

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) BigMachines
1 2 (18.18%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Grunt
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) CSS3
5 6 (54.55%) Backbone.js
6 5 (45.45%) .NET
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
8 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
8 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (18.18%) Mason
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 2 (18.18%) React
9 2 (18.18%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Front End Development
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Apex Code
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (18.18%) Siebel
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