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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / London
Rank 116 83 121
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 407 574 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.13% 2.73% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 2.87% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 464 331
Median daily rate £425 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 £24.23 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.49% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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
18146 19966 19997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12978 14043 14217
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 310 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 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)
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 January 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 -19 54 £425 - 33
Bromley +2 4 £450 +38.46%
Croydon -7 4 £265 -42.70%
Wimbledon - 4 £325 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £425 -
Harrow - 1 £275 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £320 -
Southwark - 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 21 January 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.

1 965 (90.61%) Front End Development
2 929 (87.23%) JavaScript
3 893 (83.85%) HTML
4 868 (81.50%) CSS
5 582 (54.65%) AngularJS
6 561 (52.68%) HTML5
7 481 (45.16%) CSS3
8 425 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
9 341 (32.02%) React
10 325 (30.52%) jQuery
11 311 (29.20%) Sass
12 275 (25.82%) Node.js
13 238 (22.35%) Web Development
14 224 (21.03%) TDD
15 223 (20.94%) Git (software)
16 187 (17.56%) LESS
17 181 (17.00%) User Experience
18 159 (14.93%) Finance
19 157 (14.74%) OO
20 153 (14.37%) Grunt
21 145 (13.62%) Responsive Web Design
22 136 (12.77%) Java
23 132 (12.39%) gulp
24 128 (12.02%) Jasmine
25 123 (11.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 118 (11.08%) Scrum
27 113 (10.61%) BDD
28 108 (10.14%) MVC
29 107 (10.05%) Backbone.js
30 105 (9.86%) 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 48 (4.51%) CMS
2 32 (3.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 29 (2.72%) Confluence
4 24 (2.25%) WordPress
5 15 (1.41%) Drupal
6 14 (1.31%) Apache
7 13 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.03%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.56%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.47%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.19%) JBoss
13 2 (0.19%) Liferay
13 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.094%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.094%) Moodle
14 1 (0.094%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.094%) WebSphere
Applications
1 66 (6.20%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (0.75%) GIMP
3 4 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (0.28%) InDesign
4 3 (0.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (1.60%) Magento
2 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.094%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.19%) GitHub
3 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.75%) SaaS
4 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
4 3 (0.28%) IaaS
4 3 (0.28%) Office 365
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.19%) CloudBees
5 2 (0.19%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.19%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.19%) Heroku
5 2 (0.19%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.094%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.00%) HTTP
2 25 (2.35%) Internet
3 13 (1.22%) Intranet
3 13 (1.22%) SSL
4 10 (0.94%) DNS
5 2 (0.19%) DSL
5 2 (0.19%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.094%) Network Security
6 1 (0.094%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.094%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.35%) MySQL
3 19 (1.78%) MongoDB
4 14 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.03%) Big Data
7 8 (0.75%) Couchbase
8 4 (0.38%) GIS
8 4 (0.38%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.28%) Hazelcast
9 3 (0.28%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.19%) DTS
10 2 (0.19%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.19%) QlikView
10 2 (0.19%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.094%) Endeca
11 1 (0.094%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 223 (20.94%) Git (software)
2 153 (14.37%) Grunt
3 132 (12.39%) gulp
4 128 (12.02%) Jasmine
5 77 (7.23%) Mocha
6 68 (6.38%) webpack
7 67 (6.29%) Karma Test Runner
8 51 (4.79%) JIRA
9 44 (4.13%) Protractor
10 43 (4.04%) Bower
10 43 (4.04%) Selenium
11 35 (3.29%) Subversion
12 32 (3.00%) Cucumber
13 27 (2.54%) Babel
13 27 (2.54%) Jenkins
14 25 (2.35%) WebDriver
15 24 (2.25%) Maven
16 21 (1.97%) Visual Studio
17 15 (1.41%) Sinon.JS
18 14 (1.31%) TeamCity
General
1 159 (14.93%) Finance
2 98 (9.20%) Banking
3 46 (4.32%) Investment Banking
4 39 (3.66%) Marketing
4 39 (3.66%) Retail
5 34 (3.19%) Games
6 27 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.97%) Publishing
8 20 (1.88%) Advertising
9 18 (1.69%) Front Office
10 11 (1.03%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.75%) Automotive
12 7 (0.66%) Back Office
13 5 (0.47%) Electronics
13 5 (0.47%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.38%) Czech Language
14 4 (0.38%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.28%) Interactive Media
16 2 (0.19%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 893 (83.85%) HTML
2 868 (81.50%) CSS
3 582 (54.65%) AngularJS
4 561 (52.68%) HTML5
5 481 (45.16%) CSS3
6 341 (32.02%) React
7 325 (30.52%) jQuery
8 311 (29.20%) Sass
9 275 (25.82%) Node.js
10 187 (17.56%) LESS
11 123 (11.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 107 (10.05%) Backbone.js
13 101 (9.48%) Ajax
14 95 (8.92%) RESTful
15 88 (8.26%) REST
16 75 (7.04%) D3.js
17 70 (6.57%) JSON
18 69 (6.48%) .NET
19 64 (6.01%) Web Services
20 52 (4.88%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 181 (17.00%) User Experience
2 61 (5.73%) Fintech
3 44 (4.13%) Mobile App
4 43 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 40 (3.76%) Visualisation
6 29 (2.72%) W3C
7 16 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (1.41%) Graphic Design
9 14 (1.31%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.13%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.03%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.03%) Digital Media
11 11 (1.03%) Social Media
11 11 (1.03%) Video on Demand
12 10 (0.94%) RIA
13 9 (0.85%) Animation
13 9 (0.85%) Equities
14 8 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
14 8 (0.75%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (3.38%) Apple iOS
2 33 (3.10%) Windows
3 28 (2.63%) Linux
4 27 (2.54%) Android
5 18 (1.69%) Unix
6 11 (1.03%) webOS
6 11 (1.03%) Windows Phone
6 11 (1.03%) Windows Phone 7
7 5 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.47%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.094%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.094%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 965 (90.61%) Front End Development
2 425 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (22.35%) Web Development
4 224 (21.03%) TDD
5 157 (14.74%) OO
6 145 (13.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 118 (11.08%) Scrum
8 113 (10.61%) BDD
9 108 (10.14%) MVC
10 105 (9.86%) E-Commerce
11 62 (5.82%) Mobile First
12 60 (5.63%) Software Engineering
13 57 (5.35%) Unit Testing
14 46 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (4.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 45 (4.23%) Web Design
16 43 (4.04%) OOP
17 41 (3.85%) Analytics
18 34 (3.19%) Open Source
19 32 (3.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 929 (87.23%) JavaScript
2 136 (12.77%) Java
3 105 (9.86%) ES6
4 73 (6.85%) PHP
5 56 (5.26%) C#
6 34 (3.19%) Python
7 31 (2.91%) Ruby
8 21 (1.97%) Scala
9 19 (1.78%) TypeScript
10 16 (1.50%) SQL
11 9 (0.85%) Perl
12 7 (0.66%) ECMAScript
12 7 (0.66%) Groovy
13 4 (0.38%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (0.28%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.28%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.28%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.19%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.19%) C
15 2 (0.19%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 51 (4.79%) Degree
2 46 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.38%) MBA
5 1 (0.094%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.91%) QA
2 8 (0.75%) WAI
3 4 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.38%) WCAG
4 1 (0.094%) SDET
4 1 (0.094%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (2.35%) Docker
2 10 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (0.56%) Ansible
2 2 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (4.60%) Adobe
2 23 (2.16%) Google
3 15 (1.41%) Atlassian
4 13 (1.22%) Microsoft
5 7 (0.66%) Twitter
6 6 (0.56%) Oracle
6 6 (0.56%) Zend
7 5 (0.47%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.47%) SAP
7 5 (0.47%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.38%) Cadence
9 3 (0.28%) Apigee
9 3 (0.28%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.19%) Facebook
10 2 (0.19%) hybris
10 2 (0.19%) Perforce
10 2 (0.19%) Remedy
11 1 (0.094%) OpenText
11 1 (0.094%) RedDot
11 1 (0.094%) TOWER Software
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