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 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 90 102 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 593 505 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.68% 2.14% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.26% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 408 382
Median daily rate £403 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.06 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 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
21061 22369 21797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.77% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15089 15700 14988
Median daily rate £455 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 376 408
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 July 2016.

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 July 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
City of London +46 92 £415 +18.57% 25
Croydon - 8 £388 - 1
Wimbledon - 7 £400 -
Canary Wharf +7 4 £338 -35.71%
Westminster - 2 £419 - 1
Bromley -4 1 £450 +38.46%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £400 -
Chiswick - 1 £150 -
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 July 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 London region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 1075 (91.72%) JavaScript
2 1058 (90.27%) HTML
3 1047 (89.33%) CSS
4 1042 (88.91%) Front End Development
5 745 (63.57%) HTML5
6 610 (52.05%) CSS3
7 607 (51.79%) AngularJS
8 583 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
9 398 (33.96%) Sass
10 397 (33.87%) jQuery
11 321 (27.39%) React
12 263 (22.44%) Node.js
13 253 (21.59%) Web Development
14 249 (21.25%) Git (software)
15 240 (20.48%) TDD
16 232 (19.80%) Grunt
17 227 (19.37%) User Experience
18 217 (18.52%) OO
19 186 (15.87%) Finance
20 184 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
21 166 (14.16%) gulp
22 165 (14.08%) LESS
23 157 (13.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 156 (13.31%) Backbone.js
25 154 (13.14%) Java
26 135 (11.52%) BDD
26 135 (11.52%) MVC
27 121 (10.32%) Scrum
28 110 (9.39%) PHP
29 109 (9.30%) Jasmine

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 74 (6.31%) CMS
2 40 (3.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 40 (3.41%) WordPress
3 36 (3.07%) Confluence
4 26 (2.22%) Drupal
5 15 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.02%) Apache
7 12 (1.02%) IIS
8 9 (0.77%) nginx
9 7 (0.60%) JBoss
10 6 (0.51%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.51%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.34%) Jetty
11 4 (0.34%) Mule
12 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.085%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 97 (8.28%) Photoshop
2 26 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.60%) MS Office
5 4 (0.34%) GIMP
5 4 (0.34%) InDesign
6 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.085%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.085%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.085%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 14 (1.19%) Magento
2 3 (0.26%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.17%) Unica
4 1 (0.085%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.085%) Shopify
4 1 (0.085%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.92%) GitHub
2 29 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.11%) SaaS
4 11 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.43%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.34%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.34%) CloudFront
6 4 (0.34%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.34%) MailChimp
7 3 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.26%) Route 53
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.17%) Google Play
8 2 (0.17%) PaaS
9 1 (0.085%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.085%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.085%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.22%) HTTP
2 23 (1.96%) Internet
3 13 (1.11%) AMQP
4 10 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.43%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.26%) Network Security
7 2 (0.17%) Skype
8 1 (0.085%) DVB
8 1 (0.085%) FTP
8 1 (0.085%) Intranet
8 1 (0.085%) SNA
8 1 (0.085%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (3.50%) MySQL
2 20 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 19 (1.62%) Relational Database
4 13 (1.11%) MongoDB
4 13 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 9 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.60%) Big Data
6 7 (0.60%) DB2
7 5 (0.43%) Redis
7 5 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.34%) Neo4j
8 4 (0.34%) OrientDB
9 3 (0.26%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.17%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.085%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.085%) QlikView
11 1 (0.085%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.085%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 249 (21.25%) Git (software)
2 232 (19.80%) Grunt
3 166 (14.16%) gulp
4 109 (9.30%) Jasmine
5 79 (6.74%) Mocha
6 62 (5.29%) Karma Test Runner
7 55 (4.69%) Subversion
8 54 (4.61%) JIRA
9 37 (3.16%) webpack
10 33 (2.82%) Cucumber
11 32 (2.73%) Jenkins
12 28 (2.39%) Babel
13 27 (2.30%) Bower
13 27 (2.30%) WebDriver
14 25 (2.13%) JUnit
15 22 (1.88%) Selenium
16 20 (1.71%) TeamCity
17 19 (1.62%) Protractor
18 17 (1.45%) Maven
19 16 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 186 (15.87%) Finance
2 98 (8.36%) Banking
3 48 (4.10%) Retail
4 32 (2.73%) Investment Banking
5 31 (2.65%) Games
5 31 (2.65%) Marketing
6 20 (1.71%) Law
7 18 (1.54%) Advertising
7 18 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.54%) Publishing
8 6 (0.51%) Front Office
9 5 (0.43%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.26%) Electronics
10 3 (0.26%) Interactive Media
10 3 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.26%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.17%) Back Office
11 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1058 (90.27%) HTML
2 1047 (89.33%) CSS
3 745 (63.57%) HTML5
4 610 (52.05%) CSS3
5 607 (51.79%) AngularJS
6 398 (33.96%) Sass
7 397 (33.87%) jQuery
8 321 (27.39%) React
9 263 (22.44%) Node.js
10 165 (14.08%) LESS
11 157 (13.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 156 (13.31%) Backbone.js
13 96 (8.19%) Ajax
14 79 (6.74%) JSON
15 73 (6.23%) RESTful
16 70 (5.97%) REST
17 64 (5.46%) Web Services
18 59 (5.03%) .NET
19 51 (4.35%) XML
20 50 (4.27%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 227 (19.37%) User Experience
2 90 (7.68%) Mobile App
3 40 (3.41%) Visualisation
4 21 (1.79%) W3C
5 19 (1.62%) Fintech
5 19 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 11 (0.94%) Blackberry
8 11 (0.94%) NHS
9 10 (0.85%) Animation
10 9 (0.77%) Fixed Income
10 9 (0.77%) New Media
11 8 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.60%) Digital Media
12 7 (0.60%) Management Information System
12 7 (0.60%) Video on Demand
13 6 (0.51%) Equities
13 6 (0.51%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (4.69%) Linux
2 41 (3.50%) Android
3 29 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 28 (2.39%) Windows
5 25 (2.13%) Unix
6 21 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 13 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.11%) Windows Phone
8 11 (0.94%) webOS
8 11 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
9 6 (0.51%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.085%) VMS
12 1 (0.085%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1042 (88.91%) Front End Development
2 583 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
3 253 (21.59%) Web Development
4 240 (20.48%) TDD
5 217 (18.52%) OO
6 184 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 135 (11.52%) BDD
7 135 (11.52%) MVC
8 121 (10.32%) Scrum
9 93 (7.94%) E-Commerce
10 71 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 64 (5.46%) OOP
12 55 (4.69%) Mobile First
13 44 (3.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 42 (3.58%) Automated Testing
15 41 (3.50%) Open Source
16 39 (3.33%) Prototyping
17 38 (3.24%) Software Engineering
17 38 (3.24%) Unit Testing
18 37 (3.16%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1075 (91.72%) JavaScript
2 154 (13.14%) Java
3 110 (9.39%) PHP
4 95 (8.11%) ES6
5 47 (4.01%) C#
6 37 (3.16%) Python
7 34 (2.90%) Ruby
8 30 (2.56%) SQL
9 24 (2.05%) Groovy
10 23 (1.96%) TypeScript
11 15 (1.28%) Scala
12 8 (0.68%) C
12 8 (0.68%) ECMAScript
13 7 (0.60%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.34%) Clojure
14 4 (0.34%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.26%) C++
15 3 (0.26%) Haskell
15 3 (0.26%) VBScript
16 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (5.55%) Security Cleared
2 43 (3.67%) SC Cleared
3 29 (2.47%) DV Cleared
4 20 (1.71%) Degree
5 7 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.30%) WAI
2 19 (1.62%) QA
3 8 (0.68%) WCAG
4 6 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.085%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.51%) Ansible
2 2 (0.17%) Jitterbit
2 2 (0.17%) yum
3 1 (0.085%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.085%) Mesos
Vendors
1 71 (6.06%) Adobe
2 24 (2.05%) Google
3 23 (1.96%) Atlassian
4 20 (1.71%) Twitter
5 15 (1.28%) Oracle
6 13 (1.11%) Red Hat
7 11 (0.94%) Sitecore
8 9 (0.77%) Zend
9 8 (0.68%) Facebook
10 6 (0.51%) New Relic
11 5 (0.43%) F5
12 3 (0.26%) IBM
12 3 (0.26%) Marketo
12 3 (0.26%) Microsoft
12 3 (0.26%) RedDot
12 3 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.17%) Apple
13 2 (0.17%) Caplin
13 2 (0.17%) SAP
13 2 (0.17%) Telerik
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