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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 90 76 117
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +41
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 569 665 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.65% 2.95% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 3.10% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 547 371
Median daily rate £425 £400 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £43.25 £24.23 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.49% -6.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+187.50% -38.46%
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
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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)
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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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 +13 88 £425 - 35
Bromley +4 6 £338 +3.84%
Croydon -14 5 £339 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £425 -
Wimbledon - 3 £325 -
Uxbridge +1 2 £320 +20.75%
Harrow - 1 £275 -
Southwark - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £425 - 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 9 December 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 1110 (90.02%) Front End Development
2 1089 (88.32%) JavaScript
3 1066 (86.46%) HTML
4 1040 (84.35%) CSS
5 693 (56.20%) AngularJS
6 683 (55.39%) HTML5
7 566 (45.90%) CSS3
8 531 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
9 389 (31.55%) jQuery
10 376 (30.49%) React
11 366 (29.68%) Sass
12 316 (25.63%) Node.js
13 281 (22.79%) Web Development
14 259 (21.01%) TDD
15 258 (20.92%) Git (software)
16 211 (17.11%) LESS
17 210 (17.03%) User Experience
18 203 (16.46%) OO
19 199 (16.14%) Grunt
20 186 (15.09%) Finance
21 179 (14.52%) Responsive Web Design
22 175 (14.19%) gulp
23 161 (13.06%) Java
24 156 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 150 (12.17%) Jasmine
26 140 (11.35%) ES6
27 134 (10.87%) BDD
28 131 (10.62%) MVC
29 122 (9.89%) Ajax
30 120 (9.73%) Banking

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 62 (5.03%) CMS
2 46 (3.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 35 (2.84%) Confluence
4 32 (2.60%) WordPress
5 22 (1.78%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.54%) Drupal
7 14 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (0.97%) Apache
9 8 (0.65%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.57%) Alfresco
10 7 (0.57%) JBoss
11 6 (0.49%) nginx
11 6 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.41%) IIS
13 3 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.24%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.081%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.081%) Orchard CMS
15 1 (0.081%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 73 (5.92%) Photoshop
2 12 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.32%) GIMP
5 3 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.24%) InDesign
6 2 (0.16%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.081%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 21 (1.70%) Magento
2 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.081%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.92%) GitHub
3 18 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.81%) SaaS
5 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.32%) CloudFront
5 4 (0.32%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.32%) Office 365
6 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.24%) IaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.16%) CloudBees
7 2 (0.16%) Heroku
7 2 (0.16%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.16%) PaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.68%) HTTP
2 29 (2.35%) Internet
3 11 (0.89%) Intranet
3 11 (0.89%) SSL
4 8 (0.65%) DNS
5 2 (0.16%) AMQP
5 2 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.081%) Network Security
6 1 (0.081%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.19%) MySQL
3 22 (1.78%) MongoDB
4 18 (1.46%) NoSQL
5 15 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (0.73%) Big Data
6 9 (0.73%) Couchbase
7 8 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.41%) DB2
10 4 (0.32%) GIS
10 4 (0.32%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.24%) Hazelcast
11 3 (0.24%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.24%) QlikView
12 2 (0.16%) DTS
12 2 (0.16%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.081%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 258 (20.92%) Git (software)
2 199 (16.14%) Grunt
3 175 (14.19%) gulp
4 150 (12.17%) Jasmine
5 100 (8.11%) Mocha
6 82 (6.65%) Karma Test Runner
6 82 (6.65%) webpack
7 58 (4.70%) JIRA
8 51 (4.14%) Bower
9 48 (3.89%) Subversion
10 47 (3.81%) Cucumber
10 47 (3.81%) Selenium
11 44 (3.57%) Babel
12 40 (3.24%) Protractor
13 39 (3.16%) WebDriver
14 31 (2.51%) Jenkins
15 26 (2.11%) Maven
16 23 (1.87%) Visual Studio
17 22 (1.78%) TeamCity
18 16 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 186 (15.09%) Finance
2 120 (9.73%) Banking
3 56 (4.54%) Retail
4 48 (3.89%) Marketing
5 42 (3.41%) Investment Banking
6 35 (2.84%) Games
7 24 (1.95%) Publishing
7 24 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.62%) Advertising
9 19 (1.54%) Front Office
10 16 (1.30%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.57%) Back Office
13 6 (0.49%) Automotive
13 6 (0.49%) Electronics
14 5 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.32%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.24%) Interactive Media
17 2 (0.16%) German Language
17 2 (0.16%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1066 (86.46%) HTML
2 1040 (84.35%) CSS
3 693 (56.20%) AngularJS
4 683 (55.39%) HTML5
5 566 (45.90%) CSS3
6 389 (31.55%) jQuery
7 376 (30.49%) React
8 366 (29.68%) Sass
9 316 (25.63%) Node.js
10 211 (17.11%) LESS
11 156 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 122 (9.89%) Ajax
13 118 (9.57%) Backbone.js
14 115 (9.33%) RESTful
15 112 (9.08%) REST
16 89 (7.22%) JSON
17 83 (6.73%) .NET
18 74 (6.00%) D3.js
18 74 (6.00%) Web Services
19 58 (4.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 210 (17.03%) User Experience
2 56 (4.54%) Fintech
3 53 (4.30%) Mobile App
4 44 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.16%) Visualisation
6 28 (2.27%) W3C
7 24 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 18 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (1.30%) Fixed Income
10 15 (1.22%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.22%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.05%) Equities
11 13 (1.05%) Graphic Design
12 12 (0.97%) Digital Media
13 11 (0.89%) NHS
13 11 (0.89%) Social Media
14 10 (0.81%) Animation
14 10 (0.81%) RIA
14 10 (0.81%) Video on Demand
15 8 (0.65%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 46 (3.73%) Apple iOS
2 42 (3.41%) Windows
3 36 (2.92%) Android
4 33 (2.68%) Linux
5 25 (2.03%) Unix
6 15 (1.22%) webOS
6 15 (1.22%) Windows Phone
6 15 (1.22%) Windows Phone 7
7 8 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.081%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1110 (90.02%) Front End Development
2 531 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (22.79%) Web Development
4 259 (21.01%) TDD
5 203 (16.46%) OO
6 179 (14.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 134 (10.87%) BDD
8 131 (10.62%) MVC
9 117 (9.49%) Scrum
10 112 (9.08%) E-Commerce
11 93 (7.54%) Mobile First
12 65 (5.27%) Software Engineering
13 61 (4.95%) Unit Testing
14 55 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (4.30%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 53 (4.30%) OOP
15 53 (4.30%) Web Design
16 48 (3.89%) Continuous Deployment
17 45 (3.65%) Analytics
18 44 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1089 (88.32%) JavaScript
2 161 (13.06%) Java
3 140 (11.35%) ES6
4 82 (6.65%) PHP
5 60 (4.87%) C#
6 48 (3.89%) Python
7 32 (2.60%) Ruby
8 27 (2.19%) TypeScript
9 24 (1.95%) SQL
10 22 (1.78%) Scala
11 8 (0.65%) ECMAScript
12 7 (0.57%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.49%) Perl
14 4 (0.32%) C
14 4 (0.32%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (0.32%) Groovy
15 3 (0.24%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.24%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.24%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 64 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 53 (4.30%) SC Cleared
3 45 (3.65%) Degree
4 6 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.32%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.84%) QA
2 16 (1.30%) WAI
3 6 (0.49%) WCAG
4 5 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (3.00%) Docker
2 11 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (0.89%) Ansible
2 1 (0.081%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.081%) yum
Vendors
1 71 (5.76%) Adobe
2 25 (2.03%) Atlassian
2 25 (2.03%) Google
3 14 (1.14%) Oracle
4 13 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 10 (0.81%) Twitter
6 9 (0.73%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.49%) Zend
8 5 (0.41%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.41%) F5
8 5 (0.41%) SAP
9 4 (0.32%) Cadence
10 3 (0.24%) Apigee
10 3 (0.24%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.16%) Demandware
11 2 (0.16%) Facebook
11 2 (0.16%) IBM
11 2 (0.16%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.16%) Remedy
12 1 (0.081%) TOWER Software
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