The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 391 370 366
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 40 64 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 56 49
Median daily rate £418 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £305 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £561 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Front End Web 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
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
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 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in London

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the London region.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in London

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in London

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the London region.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in London

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the London region over the 3 months to 7 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 +6 7 £425 -14.35%
Uxbridge - 2 £320 -
Harrow - 1 £275 -
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 79 (90.80%) Web Development
2 77 (88.51%) HTML
2 77 (88.51%) JavaScript
3 74 (85.06%) CSS
4 51 (58.62%) HTML5
5 49 (56.32%) Front End Development
6 47 (54.02%) CSS3
7 43 (49.43%) AngularJS
8 36 (41.38%) jQuery
9 28 (32.18%) Sass
10 26 (29.89%) Grunt
10 26 (29.89%) Git (software)
11 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (27.59%) Finance
13 23 (26.44%) OO
14 22 (25.29%) React
15 21 (24.14%) LESS
16 18 (20.69%) REST
17 17 (19.54%) Backbone.js
18 14 (16.09%) gulp
18 14 (16.09%) User Experience
19 13 (14.94%) Jasmine
20 12 (13.79%) RequireJS
20 12 (13.79%) Java
20 12 (13.79%) Apache Flex
20 12 (13.79%) Banking
21 11 (12.64%) Web Services
21 11 (12.64%) MVC
21 11 (12.64%) Responsive Web Design
22 10 (11.49%) Node.js

Front End Web 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 6 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (2.30%) WordPress
3 1 (1.15%) Drupal
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.30%) GIMP
3 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.05%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) HTTP
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
2 4 (4.60%) SSL
3 2 (2.30%) Internet
3 2 (2.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) MySQL
2 2 (2.30%) GIS
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (29.89%) Git (software)
1 26 (29.89%) Grunt
2 14 (16.09%) gulp
3 13 (14.94%) Jasmine
4 10 (11.49%) Bower
4 10 (11.49%) Maven
4 10 (11.49%) Selenium
5 8 (9.20%) Mocha
6 6 (6.90%) NuGet
6 6 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
6 6 (6.90%) webpack
7 5 (5.75%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.75%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (4.60%) JSHint
8 4 (4.60%) Protractor
8 4 (4.60%) QUnit
8 4 (4.60%) RSpec
8 4 (4.60%) Subversion
9 3 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 24 (27.59%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Marketing
4 6 (6.90%) Front Office
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.15%) French Language
6 1 (1.15%) Local Government
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (88.51%) HTML
2 74 (85.06%) CSS
3 51 (58.62%) HTML5
4 47 (54.02%) CSS3
5 43 (49.43%) AngularJS
6 36 (41.38%) jQuery
7 28 (32.18%) Sass
8 22 (25.29%) React
9 21 (24.14%) LESS
10 18 (20.69%) REST
11 17 (19.54%) Backbone.js
12 12 (13.79%) Apache Flex
12 12 (13.79%) RequireJS
13 11 (12.64%) Web Services
14 10 (11.49%) .NET
14 10 (11.49%) Node.js
15 9 (10.34%) Ajax
15 9 (10.34%) JSON
16 8 (9.20%) Ember.js
17 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.30%) Digital TV
4 2 (2.30%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Unix
2 3 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Android
3 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (90.80%) Web Development
2 49 (56.32%) Front End Development
3 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (26.44%) OO
5 11 (12.64%) MVC
5 11 (12.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (9.20%) Wireframes
7 6 (6.90%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (6.90%) SDLC
7 6 (6.90%) Web Design
8 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.60%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.60%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.60%) Mobile First
9 4 (4.60%) Scrum
9 4 (4.60%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.60%) TDD
9 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.45%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 77 (88.51%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.79%) Java
3 10 (11.49%) ES6
4 9 (10.34%) C#
4 9 (10.34%) PHP
5 6 (6.90%) Ruby
6 4 (4.60%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.30%) JSX
7 2 (2.30%) SPARQL
7 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.15%) Perl
8 1 (1.15%) Python
8 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (8.05%) Adobe
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.15%) EPiServer