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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 94 118 103
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 552 443 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.55% 1.93% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.04% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 356 338
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £311
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.64 £16.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.25% -90.85%
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
20630 21742 21781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14967 15186 15135
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 392
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +49 87 £400 +14.28% 28
Croydon - 8 £388 - 3
Wimbledon - 6 £400 -
Bromley - 3 £325 -
Westminster - 3 £400 -
Uxbridge - 2 £313 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £470 -
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 28 June 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.

1 993 (91.77%) JavaScript
2 970 (89.65%) HTML
3 961 (88.82%) CSS
3 961 (88.82%) Front End Development
4 667 (61.65%) HTML5
5 568 (52.50%) CSS3
6 545 (50.37%) AngularJS
7 532 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
8 380 (35.12%) Sass
9 360 (33.27%) jQuery
10 291 (26.89%) React
11 238 (22.00%) Git (software)
12 237 (21.90%) Web Development
13 229 (21.16%) Node.js
14 218 (20.15%) Grunt
15 217 (20.06%) TDD
16 195 (18.02%) User Experience
17 188 (17.38%) OO
18 179 (16.54%) Responsive Web Design
19 170 (15.71%) Backbone.js
20 169 (15.62%) Finance
21 152 (14.05%) gulp
22 151 (13.96%) LESS
23 141 (13.03%) Java
24 140 (12.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 123 (11.37%) BDD
26 122 (11.28%) MVC
27 115 (10.63%) Scrum
28 103 (9.52%) PHP
29 93 (8.60%) E-Commerce

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 67 (6.19%) CMS
2 37 (3.42%) WordPress
3 28 (2.59%) Confluence
3 28 (2.59%) Drupal
4 20 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 17 (1.57%) Apache
6 14 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (0.83%) IIS
7 9 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.55%) nginx
8 6 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.46%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.37%) JBoss
10 4 (0.37%) Jetty
10 4 (0.37%) Mule
11 3 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
11 3 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 90 (8.32%) Photoshop
2 26 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (1.02%) MS Office
5 4 (0.37%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.37%) GIMP
5 4 (0.37%) InDesign
6 1 (0.092%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.092%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.092%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 15 (1.39%) Magento
2 3 (0.28%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.18%) Unica
4 1 (0.092%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.092%) Shopify
4 1 (0.092%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.44%) GitHub
2 22 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.39%) SaaS
4 7 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.55%) MailChimp
6 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.37%) PaaS
8 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.28%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.18%) Google Play
9 2 (0.18%) Heroku
9 2 (0.18%) Route 53
10 1 (0.092%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.092%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.22%) HTTP
2 22 (2.03%) Internet
3 13 (1.20%) AMQP
4 10 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.46%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.37%) Intranet
7 3 (0.28%) FTP
7 3 (0.28%) Network Security
8 2 (0.18%) Skype
9 1 (0.092%) DVB
9 1 (0.092%) Extranet
9 1 (0.092%) SNA
9 1 (0.092%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (3.60%) MySQL
2 19 (1.76%) Relational Database
2 19 (1.76%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 11 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 8 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.65%) Big Data
7 5 (0.46%) Redis
7 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.37%) DB2
8 4 (0.37%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.37%) Neo4j
8 4 (0.37%) OrientDB
9 3 (0.28%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.18%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.092%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.092%) Riak
11 1 (0.092%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 238 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 218 (20.15%) Grunt
3 152 (14.05%) gulp
4 87 (8.04%) Jasmine
5 56 (5.18%) Mocha
6 52 (4.81%) Karma Test Runner
7 48 (4.44%) Subversion
8 45 (4.16%) JIRA
9 28 (2.59%) Jenkins
10 26 (2.40%) JUnit
11 24 (2.22%) Bower
12 23 (2.13%) Protractor
13 18 (1.66%) Cucumber
13 18 (1.66%) Selenium
14 15 (1.39%) Maven
14 15 (1.39%) Visual Studio
15 14 (1.29%) TeamCity
16 13 (1.20%) WebDriver
17 12 (1.11%) webpack
18 10 (0.92%) Vagrant
General
1 169 (15.62%) Finance
2 81 (7.49%) Banking
3 36 (3.33%) Retail
4 34 (3.14%) Investment Banking
5 30 (2.77%) Games
5 30 (2.77%) Marketing
6 20 (1.85%) Law
6 20 (1.85%) Publishing
7 18 (1.66%) Advertising
8 16 (1.48%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.65%) Front Office
9 7 (0.65%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.37%) Arabic Language
10 4 (0.37%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.28%) Electronics
11 3 (0.28%) Interactive Media
11 3 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.28%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.18%) Back Office
12 2 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 970 (89.65%) HTML
2 961 (88.82%) CSS
3 667 (61.65%) HTML5
4 568 (52.50%) CSS3
5 545 (50.37%) AngularJS
6 380 (35.12%) Sass
7 360 (33.27%) jQuery
8 291 (26.89%) React
9 229 (21.16%) Node.js
10 170 (15.71%) Backbone.js
11 151 (13.96%) LESS
12 140 (12.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 72 (6.65%) JSON
14 71 (6.56%) Ajax
15 63 (5.82%) RESTful
16 59 (5.45%) Ember.js
17 58 (5.36%) Web Services
18 49 (4.53%) .NET
19 48 (4.44%) REST
20 39 (3.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 195 (18.02%) User Experience
2 91 (8.41%) Mobile App
3 39 (3.60%) Visualisation
4 24 (2.22%) W3C
5 13 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.11%) Animation
7 11 (1.02%) NHS
8 10 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 9 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 9 (0.83%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.74%) Fintech
10 8 (0.74%) New Media
10 8 (0.74%) Video on Demand
11 7 (0.65%) Digital Media
11 7 (0.65%) Social Media
12 6 (0.55%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.55%) IPTV
13 5 (0.46%) Equities
13 5 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 55 (5.08%) Linux
2 34 (3.14%) Android
3 28 (2.59%) Windows
4 23 (2.13%) Unix
5 22 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.03%) Mac OS X
6 13 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.02%) Windows Phone
8 9 (0.83%) webOS
8 9 (0.83%) Windows Phone 7
9 6 (0.55%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.092%) VMS
12 1 (0.092%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 961 (88.82%) Front End Development
2 532 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (21.90%) Web Development
4 217 (20.06%) TDD
5 188 (17.38%) OO
6 179 (16.54%) Responsive Web Design
7 123 (11.37%) BDD
8 122 (11.28%) MVC
9 115 (10.63%) Scrum
10 93 (8.60%) E-Commerce
11 66 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (4.81%) OOP
13 42 (3.88%) Open Source
14 40 (3.70%) Prototyping
14 40 (3.70%) Web Design
15 39 (3.60%) Unit Testing
16 38 (3.51%) Pair Programming
17 36 (3.33%) Automated Testing
18 35 (3.23%) Data Visualisation
19 33 (3.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 993 (91.77%) JavaScript
2 141 (13.03%) Java
3 103 (9.52%) PHP
4 68 (6.28%) ES6
5 42 (3.88%) C#
6 41 (3.79%) Ruby
7 30 (2.77%) Python
8 27 (2.50%) SQL
9 25 (2.31%) Groovy
10 20 (1.85%) TypeScript
11 13 (1.20%) Scala
12 8 (0.74%) C
12 8 (0.74%) ECMAScript
13 5 (0.46%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.37%) Clojure
14 4 (0.37%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.28%) C++
15 3 (0.28%) Haskell
15 3 (0.28%) VBScript
15 3 (0.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 50 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 32 (2.96%) SC Cleared
3 28 (2.59%) DV Cleared
4 23 (2.13%) Degree
5 5 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.40%) WAI
2 15 (1.39%) QA
3 9 (0.83%) WCAG
4 8 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.28%) Ansible
2 2 (0.18%) Jitterbit
3 1 (0.092%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.092%) Mesos
3 1 (0.092%) yum
Vendors
1 53 (4.90%) Adobe
2 23 (2.13%) Twitter
3 17 (1.57%) Google
4 15 (1.39%) Atlassian
5 13 (1.20%) Facebook
5 13 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 11 (1.02%) Zend
7 10 (0.92%) Oracle
8 8 (0.74%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.55%) hybris
9 6 (0.55%) New Relic
10 3 (0.28%) CODA
10 3 (0.28%) Marketo
10 3 (0.28%) Microsoft
10 3 (0.28%) RedDot
10 3 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.18%) Apple
11 2 (0.18%) IBM
11 2 (0.18%) SAP
11 2 (0.18%) Telerik
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