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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 369 354 358
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 41 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +18.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
20623 22454 20413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 92.71% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14160 15529 13843
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 400 421
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +17 6 £425 -15.00% 4
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 93 (98.94%) HTML
2 87 (92.55%) CSS
3 86 (91.49%) JavaScript
4 61 (64.89%) HTML5
5 60 (63.83%) CSS3
6 42 (44.68%) jQuery
7 31 (32.98%) AngularJS
8 27 (28.72%) Web Development
9 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (20.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (19.15%) Sass
12 18 (19.15%) Photoshop
12 18 (19.15%) Ajax
13 16 (17.02%) Subversion
14 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
15 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
15 14 (14.89%) Backbone.js
15 14 (14.89%) User Experience
16 11 (11.70%) XML
16 11 (11.70%) TDD
17 10 (10.64%) CMS
17 10 (10.64%) Adobe
17 10 (10.64%) JSON
18 9 (9.57%) W3C
18 9 (9.57%) Games
18 9 (9.57%) PHP
19 8 (8.51%) LESS
19 8 (8.51%) Adobe CQ
19 8 (8.51%) Grunt

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (10.64%) CMS
2 8 (8.51%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (5.32%) Node.js
4 3 (3.19%) Apache
5 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.13%) Moodle
5 2 (2.13%) Confluence
6 1 (1.06%) nginx
6 1 (1.06%) Drupal
6 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Magento
2 2 (2.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
1 1 (1.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) MySQL
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.06%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Subversion
2 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.51%) Grunt
4 7 (7.45%) Jasmine
5 5 (5.32%) Mocha
6 3 (3.19%) Bower
7 2 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (2.13%) JIRA
8 1 (1.06%) Selenium
8 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (1.06%) QUnit
8 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.06%) Yeoman
General
1 9 (9.57%) Games
2 7 (7.45%) Finance
3 5 (5.32%) iGaming
3 5 (5.32%) Banking
3 5 (5.32%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (98.94%) HTML
2 87 (92.55%) CSS
3 61 (64.89%) HTML5
4 60 (63.83%) CSS3
5 42 (44.68%) jQuery
6 31 (32.98%) AngularJS
7 19 (20.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (19.15%) Sass
8 18 (19.15%) Ajax
9 14 (14.89%) Backbone.js
10 11 (11.70%) XML
11 10 (10.64%) JSON
12 8 (8.51%) LESS
13 7 (7.45%) XHTML
14 5 (5.32%) Raphaël
15 3 (3.19%) Ember.js
15 3 (3.19%) .NET
16 2 (2.13%) JSP
16 2 (2.13%) XSL
16 2 (2.13%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) User Experience
2 9 (9.57%) W3C
3 2 (2.13%) RIA
3 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.06%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.06%) Open Source
4 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.13%) Android
2 2 (2.13%) UNIX
2 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) webOS
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) Web Development
2 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.70%) TDD
6 8 (8.51%) Scrum
7 7 (7.45%) Web Design
8 6 (6.38%) MVC
9 5 (5.32%) OO
10 4 (4.26%) BDD
11 3 (3.19%) Progressive Enhancement
11 3 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.19%) CRM
11 3 (3.19%) Content Management
11 3 (3.19%) Automated Testing
11 3 (3.19%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.13%) Time Management
12 2 (2.13%) Automation Testing
12 2 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 86 (91.49%) JavaScript
2 9 (9.57%) PHP
3 5 (5.32%) Java
4 2 (2.13%) C#
4 2 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.06%) Golang
5 1 (1.06%) Perl
5 1 (1.06%) SQL
5 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.06%) VB
5 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Varnish
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) Adobe
2 3 (3.19%) EPiServer
2 3 (3.19%) hybris
2 3 (3.19%) Twitter
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.13%) Demandware
3 2 (2.13%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.13%) Ektron
3 2 (2.13%) ATG
4 1 (1.06%) Zend
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