The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London 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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / London
Rank 109 100 128
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 428 502 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.21% 2.34% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.46% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 392 302
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18338 20387 20346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.08% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13144 14440 14336
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 307 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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

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

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

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

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 London region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

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

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

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 London region.

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

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

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -15 57 £413 +4.43% 32
Canary Wharf - 5 £400 -
Wimbledon - 2 £325 -
Bromley +5 1 £450 +38.46%
Twickenham - 1 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 London region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 927 (89.48%) Front End Development
2 889 (85.81%) JavaScript
3 840 (81.08%) HTML
4 813 (78.47%) CSS
5 551 (53.19%) AngularJS
6 515 (49.71%) HTML5
7 447 (43.15%) CSS3
8 420 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
9 343 (33.11%) React
10 287 (27.70%) jQuery
11 282 (27.22%) Sass
12 255 (24.61%) Node.js
13 223 (21.53%) Web Development
14 208 (20.08%) Git (software)
15 201 (19.40%) TDD
16 164 (15.83%) Finance
17 160 (15.44%) User Experience
18 153 (14.77%) LESS
19 137 (13.22%) OO
20 135 (13.03%) Scrum
21 134 (12.93%) Grunt
22 133 (12.84%) Java
23 132 (12.74%) Responsive Web Design
24 128 (12.36%) gulp
25 122 (11.78%) Jasmine
26 106 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 106 (10.23%) ES6
27 105 (10.14%) Banking
28 98 (9.46%) Ajax
28 98 (9.46%) BDD

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 45 (4.34%) CMS
2 31 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 27 (2.61%) Confluence
4 19 (1.83%) WordPress
5 14 (1.35%) Apache
6 13 (1.25%) Drupal
6 13 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.77%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.68%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.58%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.39%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.29%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.19%) JBoss
13 2 (0.19%) Liferay
13 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.097%) Ethereum
14 1 (0.097%) Kentico
Applications
1 62 (5.98%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.58%) GIMP
3 3 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (1.45%) Magento
2 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.097%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.19%) GitHub
2 25 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.77%) SaaS
4 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.29%) Office 365
6 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.19%) IaaS
7 1 (0.097%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.097%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.097%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.097%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.097%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.097%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.097%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.097%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.097%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.097%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.57%) HTTP
2 23 (2.22%) Internet
3 15 (1.45%) Intranet
3 15 (1.45%) SSL
4 11 (1.06%) DNS
5 2 (0.19%) DSL
5 2 (0.19%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 2 (0.19%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.097%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.12%) MySQL
2 20 (1.93%) Big Data
3 17 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 14 (1.35%) MongoDB
4 14 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.48%) Blockchain
8 4 (0.39%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.29%) GIS
9 3 (0.29%) Hazelcast
9 3 (0.29%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.29%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.19%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.19%) DTS
10 2 (0.19%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.097%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 208 (20.08%) Git (software)
2 134 (12.93%) Grunt
3 128 (12.36%) gulp
4 122 (11.78%) Jasmine
5 71 (6.85%) Karma Test Runner
6 68 (6.56%) webpack
7 60 (5.79%) Mocha
8 45 (4.34%) JIRA
9 44 (4.25%) Protractor
10 39 (3.76%) Selenium
11 37 (3.57%) Bower
12 33 (3.19%) Subversion
13 27 (2.61%) Jenkins
14 21 (2.03%) Babel
14 21 (2.03%) Cucumber
14 21 (2.03%) Maven
15 17 (1.64%) Visual Studio
16 16 (1.54%) TeamCity
17 15 (1.45%) WebDriver
18 13 (1.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 164 (15.83%) Finance
2 105 (10.14%) Banking
3 48 (4.63%) Investment Banking
4 37 (3.57%) Marketing
5 36 (3.47%) Retail
6 33 (3.19%) Games
7 25 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.83%) Publishing
9 15 (1.45%) Advertising
10 14 (1.35%) Front Office
11 9 (0.87%) Electronics
12 7 (0.68%) Automotive
12 7 (0.68%) Back Office
13 6 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.48%) Czech Language
14 5 (0.48%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.39%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.29%) Interactive Media
17 2 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 840 (81.08%) HTML
2 813 (78.47%) CSS
3 551 (53.19%) AngularJS
4 515 (49.71%) HTML5
5 447 (43.15%) CSS3
6 343 (33.11%) React
7 287 (27.70%) jQuery
8 282 (27.22%) Sass
9 255 (24.61%) Node.js
10 153 (14.77%) LESS
11 106 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 98 (9.46%) Ajax
13 96 (9.27%) Backbone.js
13 96 (9.27%) RESTful
14 78 (7.53%) JSON
15 76 (7.34%) D3.js
16 67 (6.47%) Redux
16 67 (6.47%) REST
17 59 (5.69%) Web Services
18 56 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 160 (15.44%) User Experience
2 65 (6.27%) Fintech
3 45 (4.34%) Computer Science
4 42 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 27 (2.61%) W3C
6 19 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (1.45%) Graphic Design
9 13 (1.25%) Fixed Income
10 12 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.06%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.06%) Video on Demand
12 10 (0.97%) RIA
13 9 (0.87%) NHS
13 9 (0.87%) Social Media
14 8 (0.77%) Animation
14 8 (0.77%) IPTV
14 8 (0.77%) Over-the-Top Content
14 8 (0.77%) Spread Betting
15 7 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (2.90%) Apple iOS
2 29 (2.80%) Linux
3 26 (2.51%) Windows
4 21 (2.03%) Android
5 18 (1.74%) Unix
6 11 (1.06%) webOS
6 11 (1.06%) Windows Phone
6 11 (1.06%) Windows Phone 7
7 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.097%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 927 (89.48%) Front End Development
2 420 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (21.53%) Web Development
4 201 (19.40%) TDD
5 137 (13.22%) OO
6 135 (13.03%) Scrum
7 132 (12.74%) Responsive Web Design
8 98 (9.46%) BDD
9 95 (9.17%) E-Commerce
10 93 (8.98%) MVC
11 68 (6.56%) Software Engineering
12 55 (5.31%) Unit Testing
13 45 (4.34%) Mobile First
14 44 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (4.25%) Visualisation
15 41 (3.96%) Web Design
16 39 (3.76%) Analytics
16 39 (3.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 30 (2.90%) OOP
18 28 (2.70%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 889 (85.81%) JavaScript
2 133 (12.84%) Java
3 106 (10.23%) ES6
4 66 (6.37%) PHP
5 48 (4.63%) C#
6 30 (2.90%) Python
7 29 (2.80%) Ruby
8 28 (2.70%) TypeScript
9 21 (2.03%) SQL
10 19 (1.83%) Scala
11 8 (0.77%) ECMAScript
11 8 (0.77%) Perl
12 7 (0.68%) Groovy
13 6 (0.58%) C
14 4 (0.39%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.29%) C++
15 3 (0.29%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.29%) SPARQL
16 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (5.21%) Degree
2 40 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 34 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.48%) MBA
5 1 (0.097%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.097%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.61%) QA
2 4 (0.39%) WAI
3 3 (0.29%) WCAG
4 2 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.19%) MiFID
5 1 (0.097%) FATCA
5 1 (0.097%) SDET
5 1 (0.097%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (1.64%) Docker
2 4 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.58%) Ansible
2 4 (0.39%) Puppet
3 2 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (4.15%) Adobe
2 18 (1.74%) Google
3 14 (1.35%) Atlassian
4 9 (0.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (0.87%) Oracle
5 8 (0.77%) Sitecore
6 6 (0.58%) Twitter
7 5 (0.48%) SAP
7 5 (0.48%) Zend
8 4 (0.39%) Cadence
9 3 (0.29%) Apigee
9 3 (0.29%) hybris
9 3 (0.29%) Perforce
10 2 (0.19%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.19%) Facebook
10 2 (0.19%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.097%) Arqiva
11 1 (0.097%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.097%) Solace
11 1 (0.097%) Tealium
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KPRS
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Exposed Solutions
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Jambo Ltd
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Pearson Frank
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
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Mortimer Spinks
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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McGregor Boyall
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Square One Resources
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Networking People
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Jambo Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
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Rate: £300.00 - £425.00 per day
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East London
Careerwise UK Limited
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