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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 358 345 354
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 46 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 51 32
Average daily rate
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£356 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £215
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +39.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
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
20646 21359 20133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.10% 92.91% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14320 14994 13550
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 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 383 451
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.43 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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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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 0 4 £425 -15.00% 2
Wimbledon 0 1 £275 -14.06%
Enfield - 1 - -
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 84 (98.82%) HTML
2 77 (90.59%) JavaScript
3 75 (88.24%) CSS
4 53 (62.35%) HTML5
5 51 (60.00%) CSS3
6 39 (45.88%) jQuery
7 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (31.76%) Web Development
9 25 (29.41%) AngularJS
10 21 (24.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 21 (24.71%) Photoshop
11 17 (20.00%) Ajax
11 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 16 (18.82%) Backbone.js
12 16 (18.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (17.65%) Subversion
14 14 (16.47%) Scrum
14 14 (16.47%) E-Commerce
14 14 (16.47%) Adobe
14 14 (16.47%) Sass
15 13 (15.29%) XML
16 12 (14.12%) User Experience
17 11 (12.94%) PHP
17 11 (12.94%) TDD
18 9 (10.59%) Finance
18 9 (10.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 9 (10.59%) JSON
18 9 (10.59%) Grunt
19 8 (9.41%) W3C
19 8 (9.41%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 9 (10.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (8.24%) Node.js
3 5 (5.88%) CMS
4 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.53%) Apache
5 2 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.18%) nginx
6 1 (1.18%) Drupal
6 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Magento
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Skype
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) MySQL
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.65%) Subversion
3 9 (10.59%) Grunt
4 4 (4.71%) Bower
4 4 (4.71%) Jasmine
5 3 (3.53%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.53%) Mocha
6 2 (2.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.18%) QUnit
7 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.18%) Maven
7 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Games
3 6 (7.06%) Retail
4 5 (5.88%) iGaming
5 4 (4.71%) Banking
6 3 (3.53%) Publishing
7 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Automotive
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (98.82%) HTML
2 75 (88.24%) CSS
3 53 (62.35%) HTML5
4 51 (60.00%) CSS3
5 39 (45.88%) jQuery
6 25 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 17 (20.00%) Ajax
8 16 (18.82%) Backbone.js
8 16 (18.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (16.47%) Sass
10 13 (15.29%) XML
11 9 (10.59%) JSON
12 7 (8.24%) XHTML
13 6 (7.06%) LESS
14 5 (5.88%) .NET
14 5 (5.88%) Raphaël
15 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
15 3 (3.53%) JSP
15 3 (3.53%) Ember.js
15 3 (3.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) User Experience
2 8 (9.41%) W3C
3 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.35%) RIA
4 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) UNIX
3 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.18%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) webOS
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.76%) Web Development
3 21 (24.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (16.47%) Scrum
4 14 (16.47%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.94%) TDD
6 8 (9.41%) Web Design
7 7 (8.24%) MVC
8 4 (4.71%) BDD
8 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.53%) CRM
9 3 (3.53%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.53%) Mobile Development
9 3 (3.53%) SDLC
10 2 (2.35%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (2.35%) Automation Testing
10 2 (2.35%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.35%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 77 (90.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.94%) PHP
3 5 (5.88%) Java
4 3 (3.53%) SQL
5 2 (2.35%) C#
6 1 (1.18%) Python
6 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Varnish
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Adobe
2 3 (3.53%) ATG
2 3 (3.53%) EPiServer
2 3 (3.53%) hybris
2 3 (3.53%) Demandware
2 3 (3.53%) Twitter
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.18%) Zend