The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 345 358 348
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 57 46 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 34 45
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21546 22422 24477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.78% 92.46% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14798 15261 15876
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 472 642
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £42.50 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Front-End Web Developer
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +27 9 £404 +70.00% 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Barking - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Wembley - - - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 116 (96.67%) CSS
2 112 (93.33%) HTML
3 107 (89.17%) JavaScript
4 65 (54.17%) HTML5
5 58 (48.33%) jQuery
6 45 (37.50%) CSS3
7 34 (28.33%) AngularJS
7 34 (28.33%) Web Development
8 25 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 23 (19.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 23 (19.17%) .NET
10 19 (15.83%) MVC
10 19 (15.83%) Ajax
10 19 (15.83%) Backbone.js
11 16 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
11 16 (13.33%) PHP
12 15 (12.50%) Node.js
13 13 (10.83%) LESS
13 13 (10.83%) Java
13 13 (10.83%) MySQL
13 13 (10.83%) Photoshop
13 13 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
14 12 (10.00%) Subversion
14 12 (10.00%) XML
14 12 (10.00%) E-Commerce
14 12 (10.00%) Web Design
15 11 (9.17%) XHTML
15 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET
16 10 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 15 (12.50%) Node.js
2 10 (8.33%) WordPress
3 4 (3.33%) CMS
4 2 (1.67%) Apache
4 2 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.67%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.83%) Drupal
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Photoshop
2 10 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.83%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.83%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) MySQL
2 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.00%) Subversion
3 8 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (6.67%) Axure RP
4 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.50%) PhoneGap
6 2 (1.67%) Maven
7 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.83%) Grunt
General
1 10 (8.33%) Advertising
1 10 (8.33%) Publishing
2 8 (6.67%) Finance
3 6 (5.00%) Legal
3 6 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (2.50%) Law
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (96.67%) CSS
2 112 (93.33%) HTML
3 65 (54.17%) HTML5
4 58 (48.33%) jQuery
5 45 (37.50%) CSS3
6 34 (28.33%) AngularJS
7 23 (19.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 23 (19.17%) .NET
8 19 (15.83%) Ajax
8 19 (15.83%) Backbone.js
9 16 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (10.83%) LESS
11 12 (10.00%) XML
12 11 (9.17%) XHTML
12 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET
13 9 (7.50%) Ember.js
13 9 (7.50%) Semantic HTML
14 8 (6.67%) Sass
15 7 (5.83%) RESTful
15 7 (5.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (4.17%) W3C
2 5 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.33%) New Media
4 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Derivative
6 1 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.67%) Linux
1 8 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.83%) Android
3 5 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.33%) Web Development
2 25 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (15.83%) MVC
4 13 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (10.00%) Web Design
6 10 (8.33%) TDD
7 9 (7.50%) OO
7 9 (7.50%) BDD
7 9 (7.50%) Progressive Enhancement
8 7 (5.83%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.83%) Scrum
9 5 (4.17%) Automated Testing
9 5 (4.17%) User Experience Design
10 4 (3.33%) Market Research
10 4 (3.33%) Graceful Degradation
11 3 (2.50%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.50%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (2.50%) B2B
12 2 (1.67%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 107 (89.17%) JavaScript
2 16 (13.33%) PHP
3 13 (10.83%) Java
4 7 (5.83%) SQL
5 6 (5.00%) C#
6 4 (3.33%) Ruby
7 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (0.83%) PHP5
8 1 (0.83%) Scala
8 1 (0.83%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (5.00%) Adobe
2 2 (1.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.83%) hybris
3 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
3 1 (0.83%) Zend
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) SAP
3 1 (0.83%) JBoss
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