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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 354 353 373
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 52 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 32
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £504 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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
21700 21898 22436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.19% 92.85% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15234 15017 15286
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 401 462
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 3 £500 +62.60% 4
Romford - 2 £240 -
Bromley - 1 £325 -
Enfield - 1 - -
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 92 (97.87%) HTML
2 86 (91.49%) JavaScript
3 84 (89.36%) CSS
4 60 (63.83%) HTML5
4 60 (63.83%) jQuery
5 46 (48.94%) CSS3
6 43 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (32.98%) Web Development
7 31 (32.98%) Git (software)
8 29 (30.85%) Backbone.js
8 29 (30.85%) AngularJS
9 25 (26.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (25.53%) Responsive Web Design
10 24 (25.53%) Sass
10 24 (25.53%) Ajax
11 23 (24.47%) Photoshop
12 21 (22.34%) XML
13 19 (20.21%) User Experience
14 17 (18.09%) Scrum
15 16 (17.02%) Subversion
15 16 (17.02%) JSON
16 15 (15.96%) TDD
17 14 (14.89%) Adobe
18 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
18 12 (12.77%) PHP
18 12 (12.77%) Web Design
18 12 (12.77%) Grunt
19 11 (11.70%) Node.js
19 11 (11.70%) LESS
19 11 (11.70%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 11 (11.70%) Node.js
2 9 (9.57%) CMS
3 4 (4.26%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.19%) Apache
5 2 (2.13%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.06%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Magento
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) MySQL
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.13%) SQLite
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (32.98%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.02%) Subversion
3 12 (12.77%) Grunt
4 5 (5.32%) Jasmine
4 5 (5.32%) gulp
5 4 (4.26%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.26%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.19%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.19%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (3.19%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.19%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (3.19%) Selenium
6 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.19%) QUnit
7 2 (2.13%) Bower
7 2 (2.13%) Mocha
7 2 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.70%) Publishing
2 8 (8.51%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) iGaming
4 5 (5.32%) Games
5 4 (4.26%) Automotive
6 3 (3.19%) Marketing
7 2 (2.13%) Legal
7 2 (2.13%) Banking
8 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (97.87%) HTML
2 84 (89.36%) CSS
3 60 (63.83%) jQuery
3 60 (63.83%) HTML5
4 46 (48.94%) CSS3
5 29 (30.85%) Backbone.js
5 29 (30.85%) AngularJS
6 25 (26.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 24 (25.53%) Sass
7 24 (25.53%) Ajax
8 21 (22.34%) XML
9 16 (17.02%) JSON
10 11 (11.70%) XSLT
10 11 (11.70%) LESS
11 10 (10.64%) Ember.js
12 8 (8.51%) .NET
13 6 (6.38%) XHTML
14 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
14 5 (5.32%) Raphaël
15 4 (4.26%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) User Experience
2 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.45%) W3C
4 3 (3.19%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.19%) Social Media
5 2 (2.13%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.06%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) UNIX
3 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.06%) Android
4 1 (1.06%) webOS
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.98%) Web Development
3 24 (25.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (18.09%) Scrum
5 15 (15.96%) TDD
6 12 (12.77%) Web Design
6 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.51%) MVC
10 6 (6.38%) Kanban
10 6 (6.38%) SDLC
11 5 (5.32%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (4.26%) Progressive Enhancement
12 4 (4.26%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.26%) Automated Testing
12 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.26%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 86 (91.49%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.77%) PHP
3 4 (4.26%) Java
3 4 (4.26%) Scala
4 3 (3.19%) SQL
5 2 (2.13%) Python
5 2 (2.13%) CFML
5 2 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) Go
6 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.06%) Ruby
6 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (14.89%) Adobe
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.19%) ATG
3 3 (3.19%) hybris
3 3 (3.19%) Demandware
4 2 (2.13%) Facebook
5 1 (1.06%) EPiServer
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