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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 374 372 359
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 51 58 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 49
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.35% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
- -43.92%
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
22595 23409 24351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.01% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15641 16101 16015
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 426 624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 September 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 September 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 +26 7 £325 - 6
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £330 -
Wembley - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 114 (97.44%) CSS
2 109 (93.16%) HTML
3 105 (89.74%) JavaScript
4 62 (52.99%) HTML5
5 52 (44.44%) jQuery
6 42 (35.90%) CSS3
7 37 (31.62%) AngularJS
8 30 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (23.93%) Web Development
10 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (19.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (18.80%) Node.js
12 21 (17.95%) .NET
13 20 (17.09%) Backbone.js
14 17 (14.53%) PHP
15 16 (13.68%) Web Design
15 16 (13.68%) Subversion
15 16 (13.68%) Git (software)
16 15 (12.82%) MVC
17 14 (11.97%) User Experience
18 13 (11.11%) LESS
18 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET
19 12 (10.26%) Java
19 12 (10.26%) Semantic HTML
19 12 (10.26%) Progressive Enhancement
20 11 (9.40%) KnockoutJS
20 11 (9.40%) MySQL
20 11 (9.40%) Advertising
20 11 (9.40%) CMS
21 10 (8.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 22 (18.80%) Node.js
2 11 (9.40%) CMS
3 7 (5.98%) WordPress
4 3 (2.56%) Apache
5 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.71%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.71%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) HTTP
2 4 (3.42%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.40%) MySQL
2 9 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (13.68%) Subversion
1 16 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) Grunt
4 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.85%) Maven
4 1 (0.85%) Selenium
4 1 (0.85%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.85%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 11 (9.40%) Advertising
2 9 (7.69%) Finance
3 7 (5.98%) Marketing
4 6 (5.13%) Publishing
5 3 (2.56%) Banking
6 2 (1.71%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Local Government
7 1 (0.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (97.44%) CSS
2 109 (93.16%) HTML
3 62 (52.99%) HTML5
4 52 (44.44%) jQuery
5 42 (35.90%) CSS3
6 37 (31.62%) AngularJS
7 23 (19.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (17.95%) .NET
9 20 (17.09%) Backbone.js
10 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET
10 13 (11.11%) LESS
11 12 (10.26%) Semantic HTML
12 11 (9.40%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (7.69%) Ajax
14 8 (6.84%) XHTML
14 8 (6.84%) XML
15 7 (5.98%) JSON
15 7 (5.98%) RESTful
15 7 (5.98%) Sass
16 6 (5.13%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) User Experience
2 10 (8.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (5.98%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.27%) Open Source
5 4 (3.42%) W3C
5 4 (3.42%) New Media
6 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.85%) Derivative
7 1 (0.85%) Animation
7 1 (0.85%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.69%) Linux
1 9 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.98%) Android
3 6 (5.13%) Mac OS X
3 6 (5.13%) UNIX
4 2 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
2 28 (23.93%) Web Development
3 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.68%) Web Design
5 15 (12.82%) MVC
6 12 (10.26%) Progressive Enhancement
7 10 (8.55%) OO
8 9 (7.69%) Scrum
8 9 (7.69%) TDD
9 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.84%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
11 6 (5.13%) BDD
12 4 (3.42%) Web Accessibility
12 4 (3.42%) Market Research
13 3 (2.56%) User Experience Design
13 3 (2.56%) Waterfall
13 3 (2.56%) SEO
14 2 (1.71%) Workflow
14 2 (1.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (89.74%) JavaScript
2 17 (14.53%) PHP
3 12 (10.26%) Java
4 7 (5.98%) Ruby
5 6 (5.13%) SQL
6 5 (4.27%) Python
7 4 (3.42%) C#
8 3 (2.56%) Scala
9 2 (1.71%) PHP5
9 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (1.71%) Adobe
1 2 (1.71%) Zend
1 2 (1.71%) Sitecore
2 1 (0.85%) hybris
2 1 (0.85%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.85%) Facebook
2 1 (0.85%) Twitter
2 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
2 1 (0.85%) Google
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle
2 1 (0.85%) SAP
2 1 (0.85%) JBoss
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
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