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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 93 130 128
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 564 394 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.60% 1.78% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 1.88% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 291 314
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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 £11.00 £40.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +43.49%
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
20552 20961 21857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.85% 94.65% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14945 14461 15395
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 381 390
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +62 104 £400 +16.36% 32
Croydon - 7 £400 - 3
Bromley -9 6 £325 - 1
Westminster - 5 £400 -
Twickenham - 2 £150 -
Uxbridge +6 1 £225 -
Wimbledon -2 1 £400 +45.45%
Edgware - 1 £300 -
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 24 May 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.

1 986 (92.32%) JavaScript
2 948 (88.76%) HTML
3 935 (87.55%) CSS
4 931 (87.17%) Front End Development
5 646 (60.49%) HTML5
6 561 (52.53%) CSS3
7 553 (51.78%) AngularJS
8 531 (49.72%) Agile Software Development
9 369 (34.55%) Sass
10 354 (33.15%) jQuery
11 277 (25.94%) React
12 236 (22.10%) Node.js
13 230 (21.54%) Web Development
14 224 (20.97%) Git (software)
15 218 (20.41%) TDD
16 213 (19.94%) User Experience
17 191 (17.88%) Backbone.js
18 183 (17.13%) Responsive Web Design
18 183 (17.13%) OO
19 180 (16.85%) Grunt
20 154 (14.42%) Finance
21 138 (12.92%) Java
22 134 (12.55%) LESS
23 130 (12.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 128 (11.99%) gulp
25 124 (11.61%) BDD
26 122 (11.42%) MVC
27 119 (11.14%) Scrum
28 104 (9.74%) Mobile App
29 102 (9.55%) PHP

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
1 236 (22.10%) Node.js
2 70 (6.55%) CMS
3 37 (3.46%) WordPress
4 27 (2.53%) Drupal
5 22 (2.06%) Confluence
6 20 (1.87%) Apache
7 19 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 15 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.75%) IIS
10 6 (0.56%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.37%) Jetty
12 4 (0.37%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.37%) Mule
12 4 (0.37%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
13 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.094%) Liferay
Applications
1 87 (8.15%) Photoshop
2 24 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (1.12%) MS Office
5 3 (0.28%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.28%) InDesign
6 2 (0.19%) GIMP
6 2 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.094%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.094%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 11 (1.03%) Magento
2 4 (0.37%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.19%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.19%) Unica
4 1 (0.094%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.12%) GitHub
2 15 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.40%) SaaS
3 10 (0.94%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.56%) MailChimp
4 6 (0.56%) PaaS
5 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.19%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.19%) Google Play
6 2 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.19%) Heroku
7 1 (0.094%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.094%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.094%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.094%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.094%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.53%) HTTP
2 16 (1.50%) Internet
3 10 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.75%) AMQP
5 7 (0.66%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.37%) Intranet
7 3 (0.28%) FTP
7 3 (0.28%) Skype
8 2 (0.19%) Network Security
9 1 (0.094%) DVB
9 1 (0.094%) Extranet
9 1 (0.094%) SNA
9 1 (0.094%) SSL
9 1 (0.094%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (3.65%) MySQL
2 25 (2.34%) MongoDB
3 17 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 15 (1.40%) Relational Database
5 10 (0.94%) Big Data
5 10 (0.94%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.47%) Redis
7 4 (0.37%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.37%) Neo4j
7 4 (0.37%) OrientDB
8 2 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.19%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.19%) DB2
8 2 (0.19%) JasperReports
8 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.094%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.094%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.094%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 224 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 180 (16.85%) Grunt
3 128 (11.99%) gulp
4 87 (8.15%) Jasmine
5 56 (5.24%) Karma Test Runner
6 51 (4.78%) Subversion
7 47 (4.40%) Mocha
8 39 (3.65%) JIRA
9 30 (2.81%) Protractor
10 25 (2.34%) JUnit
11 23 (2.15%) Bower
12 22 (2.06%) Jenkins
13 21 (1.97%) Cucumber
14 19 (1.78%) Selenium
15 13 (1.22%) Visual Studio
15 13 (1.22%) WebDriver
16 11 (1.03%) Maven
16 11 (1.03%) PhantomJS
16 11 (1.03%) webpack
17 8 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 154 (14.42%) Finance
2 82 (7.68%) Banking
3 38 (3.56%) Investment Banking
4 34 (3.18%) Marketing
5 29 (2.72%) Retail
6 27 (2.53%) Games
7 24 (2.25%) Advertising
8 21 (1.97%) Law
9 17 (1.59%) Publishing
10 11 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.03%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.66%) Front Office
12 4 (0.37%) Arabic Language
12 4 (0.37%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.28%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.19%) Back Office
14 2 (0.19%) Electronics
14 2 (0.19%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.19%) Legal
14 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 948 (88.76%) HTML
2 935 (87.55%) CSS
3 646 (60.49%) HTML5
4 561 (52.53%) CSS3
5 553 (51.78%) AngularJS
6 369 (34.55%) Sass
7 354 (33.15%) jQuery
8 277 (25.94%) React
9 191 (17.88%) Backbone.js
10 134 (12.55%) LESS
11 130 (12.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 69 (6.46%) Ember.js
13 65 (6.09%) Web Services
14 62 (5.81%) JSON
15 59 (5.52%) Ajax
15 59 (5.52%) RESTful
16 53 (4.96%) REST
17 41 (3.84%) .NET
18 37 (3.46%) XML
19 36 (3.37%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 213 (19.94%) User Experience
2 104 (9.74%) Mobile App
3 39 (3.65%) Visualisation
4 23 (2.15%) W3C
5 15 (1.40%) Animation
5 15 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.12%) Digital Media
6 12 (1.12%) IPTV
7 11 (1.03%) Video on Demand
8 8 (0.75%) Fintech
8 8 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (0.75%) New Media
8 8 (0.75%) NHS
8 8 (0.75%) Social Media
9 6 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.56%) Over-the-Top Content
9 6 (0.56%) STB
10 5 (0.47%) Augmented Reality
10 5 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (4.40%) Linux
2 28 (2.62%) Android
3 26 (2.43%) Unix
4 22 (2.06%) Mac OS X
5 20 (1.87%) Windows
6 15 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.37%) webOS
10 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.094%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 931 (87.17%) Front End Development
2 531 (49.72%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (21.54%) Web Development
4 218 (20.41%) TDD
5 183 (17.13%) OO
5 183 (17.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 124 (11.61%) BDD
7 122 (11.42%) MVC
8 119 (11.14%) Scrum
9 94 (8.80%) E-Commerce
10 64 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (4.31%) Web Design
12 43 (4.03%) Open Source
13 41 (3.84%) OOP
13 41 (3.84%) Pair Programming
14 37 (3.46%) Unit Testing
15 35 (3.28%) Automated Testing
15 35 (3.28%) Data Visualisation
16 31 (2.90%) Mobile First
16 31 (2.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 986 (92.32%) JavaScript
2 138 (12.92%) Java
3 102 (9.55%) PHP
4 51 (4.78%) Ruby
5 50 (4.68%) ES6
6 40 (3.75%) C#
7 39 (3.65%) Python
8 29 (2.72%) SQL
9 27 (2.53%) Groovy
10 18 (1.69%) TypeScript
11 16 (1.50%) Scala
12 6 (0.56%) Objective-C
13 5 (0.47%) C
13 5 (0.47%) ECMAScript
13 5 (0.47%) XAML
14 4 (0.37%) Clojure
14 4 (0.37%) Go
14 4 (0.37%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.37%) VBScript
15 3 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 34 (3.18%) SC Cleared
3 25 (2.34%) DV Cleared
4 24 (2.25%) Degree
5 5 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.97%) WAI
2 13 (1.22%) QA
3 10 (0.94%) WCAG
4 8 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (1.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.19%) Jitterbit
2 1 (0.094%) Mesos
Vendors
1 57 (5.34%) Adobe
2 24 (2.25%) Twitter
3 21 (1.97%) Google
4 15 (1.40%) Facebook
5 10 (0.94%) Atlassian
5 10 (0.94%) Zend
6 8 (0.75%) Red Hat
7 7 (0.66%) hybris
7 7 (0.66%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.56%) New Relic
8 6 (0.56%) Oracle
9 5 (0.47%) Microsoft
9 5 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.37%) RedDot
11 3 (0.28%) CODA
11 3 (0.28%) Marketo
12 2 (0.19%) Apple
12 2 (0.19%) SAP
12 2 (0.19%) Siebel
12 2 (0.19%) Telerik
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Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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