The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 71 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% 1.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 1.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.74% -22.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
768 747 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.43% 92.11% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 401 230
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £240 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 39
Average hourly rate £16.07 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.13% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Milton Keynes region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Front-End 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 Developer in their job title.

1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 20 (90.91%) jQuery
3 18 (81.82%) HTML5
4 17 (77.27%) CSS3
5 14 (63.64%) Adobe
6 11 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
6 11 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (45.45%) Sass
7 10 (45.45%) CMS
8 9 (40.91%) W3C
8 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (40.91%) Backbone.js
8 9 (40.91%) Content Management
9 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
10 7 (31.82%) OOP
11 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
12 4 (18.18%) .NET
12 4 (18.18%) Java
12 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
12 4 (18.18%) User Experience
13 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (13.64%) Finance
13 3 (13.64%) Ajax
13 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (13.64%) Social Media
14 2 (9.09%) SEO
14 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
14 2 (9.09%) Time Management

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Front-End 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 10 (45.45%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.55%) Drupal
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Grunt
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) jQuery
3 18 (81.82%) HTML5
4 17 (77.27%) CSS3
5 11 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (45.45%) Sass
7 9 (40.91%) Backbone.js
8 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 4 (18.18%) .NET
10 3 (13.64%) Ajax
10 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (9.09%) JSON
11 2 (9.09%) DOM
11 2 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
12 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
12 1 (4.55%) XSL
12 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
12 1 (4.55%) JSP
12 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) W3C
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) Social Media
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
1 9 (40.91%) Content Management
2 7 (31.82%) OOP
3 2 (9.09%) SEO
3 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Web Design
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Adobe