The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 344 346 329
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 55 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 35
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.71%
Front-End Web 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
21087 22357 19760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.08% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15176 15388 13235
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 386 539
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.51 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Web Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the London region.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Front-End Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the London region.

Front-End Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Front-End Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 9 £369 -13.23% 2
Hammersmith +6 2 £350 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Front-End Web Developer
England

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Web Developer in their job title.

1 101 (95.28%) CSS
2 99 (93.40%) HTML
2 99 (93.40%) JavaScript
3 63 (59.43%) HTML5
4 55 (51.89%) CSS3
5 48 (45.28%) jQuery
6 38 (35.85%) AngularJS
7 25 (23.58%) Responsive Web Design
8 23 (21.70%) Web Development
9 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (16.04%) Subversion
9 17 (16.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (15.09%) CMS
10 16 (15.09%) Node.js
11 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
11 15 (14.15%) Backbone.js
12 14 (13.21%) User Experience
13 13 (12.26%) .NET
14 12 (11.32%) PHP
14 12 (11.32%) Sass
15 11 (10.38%) XHTML
15 11 (10.38%) Ajax
16 10 (9.43%) Java
16 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET
16 10 (9.43%) XML
16 10 (9.43%) OO
17 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
17 9 (8.49%) MVC
17 9 (8.49%) Web Design
18 8 (7.55%) W3C

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.09%) CMS
1 16 (15.09%) Node.js
2 5 (4.72%) WordPress
3 3 (2.83%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.89%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.89%) Moodle
4 2 (1.89%) Confluence
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.94%) Apache
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.94%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Tridion
1 2 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) HTTP
2 3 (2.83%) Intranet
2 3 (2.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) MySQL
1 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Subversion
2 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.72%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.77%) Grunt
5 4 (3.77%) JIRA
6 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.83%) Mocha
7 2 (1.89%) Bower
7 2 (1.89%) Selenium
8 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.94%) Maven
8 1 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.94%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.94%) QUnit
General
1 5 (4.72%) Finance
1 5 (4.72%) Publishing
1 5 (4.72%) Banking
1 5 (4.72%) Marketing
2 4 (3.77%) Games
3 3 (2.83%) Advertising
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.94%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (95.28%) CSS
2 99 (93.40%) HTML
3 63 (59.43%) HTML5
4 55 (51.89%) CSS3
5 48 (45.28%) jQuery
6 38 (35.85%) AngularJS
7 17 (16.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (14.15%) Backbone.js
9 13 (12.26%) .NET
10 12 (11.32%) Sass
11 11 (10.38%) XHTML
11 11 (10.38%) Ajax
12 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET
12 10 (9.43%) XML
13 8 (7.55%) LESS
13 8 (7.55%) JSON
14 7 (6.60%) Semantic HTML
14 7 (6.60%) Web Services
15 5 (4.72%) JSP
15 5 (4.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) User Experience
2 8 (7.55%) W3C
3 5 (4.72%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.72%) Open Source
4 3 (2.83%) Social Media
4 3 (2.83%) GIS
4 3 (2.83%) Animation
5 2 (1.89%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.94%) New Media
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) RIA
6 1 (0.94%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.94%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.94%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.94%) Derivative
6 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) UNIX
2 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.77%) Linux
3 4 (3.77%) Mac OS X
3 4 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) Responsive Web Design
2 23 (21.70%) Web Development
3 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.43%) OO
5 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
5 9 (8.49%) MVC
5 9 (8.49%) Web Design
6 8 (7.55%) Automated Testing
6 8 (7.55%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (5.66%) TDD
8 4 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.77%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (3.77%) Scrum
8 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.83%) SEO
9 3 (2.83%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.83%) UX Design
10 2 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.89%) Workflow
10 2 (1.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (93.40%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.32%) PHP
3 10 (9.43%) Java
4 5 (4.72%) C#
4 5 (4.72%) Python
4 5 (4.72%) Ruby
5 3 (2.83%) Scala
6 2 (1.89%) PHP5
6 2 (1.89%) SQL
7 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.94%) VB
7 1 (0.94%) VBA
7 1 (0.94%) Perl
7 1 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (0.94%) Golang
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) WCAG
1 1 (0.94%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) Twitter
2 4 (3.77%) Adobe
3 3 (2.83%) Facebook
3 3 (2.83%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.89%) Ektron
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.94%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) Zend
5 1 (0.94%) hybris
5 1 (0.94%) Eloqua
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