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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 393 364 383
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 48 71 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 61 48
Median daily rate £415 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
21700 21910 22982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.98% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15416 15458 15936
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 348 435
Median hourly rate £17.37 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +17 11 £415 -24.02% 2
Croydon - 1 £413 - 1
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 27 September 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 86 (97.73%) Web Development
2 85 (96.59%) JavaScript
3 81 (92.05%) HTML
3 81 (92.05%) CSS
4 59 (67.05%) HTML5
5 48 (54.55%) CSS3
6 44 (50.00%) Front End Development
7 42 (47.73%) AngularJS
8 38 (43.18%) jQuery
9 36 (40.91%) Git (software)
10 31 (35.23%) Sass
10 31 (35.23%) Grunt
11 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (29.55%) Finance
13 21 (23.86%) LESS
14 20 (22.73%) Node.js
14 20 (22.73%) React
15 19 (21.59%) OO
16 18 (20.45%) User Experience
17 16 (18.18%) RequireJS
17 16 (18.18%) Apache Flex
18 15 (17.05%) REST
19 14 (15.91%) GitHub
20 13 (14.77%) Jasmine
20 13 (14.77%) gulp
20 13 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
21 12 (13.64%) Mocha
21 12 (13.64%) .NET
21 12 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
22 11 (12.50%) Backbone.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 8 (9.09%) CMS
2 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.41%) Mule
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.55%) GIMP
3 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) GitHub
2 13 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.14%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) DNS
1 1 (1.14%) HTTP
1 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.41%) Redis
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 31 (35.23%) Grunt
3 13 (14.77%) gulp
3 13 (14.77%) Jasmine
4 12 (13.64%) Mocha
5 11 (12.50%) Bower
5 11 (12.50%) Maven
5 11 (12.50%) Selenium
6 10 (11.36%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (11.36%) TeamCity
7 6 (6.82%) NuGet
7 6 (6.82%) Subversion
8 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (2.27%) RSpec
9 2 (2.27%) webpack
10 1 (1.14%) Babel
10 1 (1.14%) JSHint
10 1 (1.14%) QUnit
General
1 26 (29.55%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Front Office
4 3 (3.41%) Advertising
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
4 3 (3.41%) Publishing
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (92.05%) CSS
1 81 (92.05%) HTML
2 59 (67.05%) HTML5
3 48 (54.55%) CSS3
4 42 (47.73%) AngularJS
5 38 (43.18%) jQuery
6 31 (35.23%) Sass
7 21 (23.86%) LESS
8 20 (22.73%) Node.js
8 20 (22.73%) React
9 16 (18.18%) Apache Flex
9 16 (18.18%) RequireJS
10 15 (17.05%) REST
11 12 (13.64%) .NET
12 11 (12.50%) Backbone.js
13 10 (11.36%) Chai
13 10 (11.36%) Flash
14 9 (10.23%) JSON
14 9 (10.23%) RESTful
15 8 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) User Experience
2 6 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.68%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.14%) Derivative
6 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (1.14%) Android
3 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (97.73%) Web Development
2 44 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.59%) OO
5 12 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (11.36%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 10 (11.36%) TDD
7 7 (7.95%) MVC
7 7 (7.95%) Scrum
7 7 (7.95%) SEO
8 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.68%) SDLC
8 5 (5.68%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.55%) Mobile First
9 4 (4.55%) Open Source
9 4 (4.55%) Wireframes
10 3 (3.41%) OOP
10 3 (3.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 85 (96.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.50%) ES6
3 10 (11.36%) C#
3 10 (11.36%) Java
4 6 (6.82%) PHP
5 4 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.41%) Clojure
6 3 (3.41%) Haskell
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
7 2 (2.27%) SQL
8 1 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
1 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Adobe
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.14%) Telerik