The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 40 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 27 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.82% 1.78% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 1.85% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 7
Average daily rate £300 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Buckinghamshire

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
671 758 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.91% 96.44% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 402 357
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 40
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the Milton Keynes region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Milton Keynes region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 31 (86.11%) CSS
3 21 (58.33%) Java
3 21 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 17 (47.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 17 (47.22%) HTML5
5 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (36.11%) CSS3
6 13 (36.11%) User Experience
7 11 (30.56%) React
8 10 (27.78%) gulp
8 10 (27.78%) Backbone.js
8 10 (27.78%) Grunt
8 10 (27.78%) Sass
8 10 (27.78%) Adobe
9 9 (25.00%) jQuery
9 9 (25.00%) Banking
9 9 (25.00%) TypeScript
9 9 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
9 9 (25.00%) Functional Programming
9 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 9 (25.00%) Browserify
9 9 (25.00%) webpack
10 8 (22.22%) LESS
11 7 (19.44%) D3.js
11 7 (19.44%) RequireJS
11 7 (19.44%) Finance
11 7 (19.44%) Scrum

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) DB2
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Grunt
1 10 (27.78%) gulp
2 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.00%) webpack
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 9 (25.00%) Banking
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 6 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 31 (86.11%) CSS
3 21 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 17 (47.22%) HTML5
4 17 (47.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (36.11%) CSS3
6 11 (30.56%) React
7 10 (27.78%) Backbone.js
7 10 (27.78%) Sass
8 9 (25.00%) Browserify
8 9 (25.00%) jQuery
9 8 (22.22%) LESS
10 7 (19.44%) D3.js
10 7 (19.44%) RequireJS
11 6 (16.67%) Ajax
12 5 (13.89%) Dojo
12 5 (13.89%) JSP
13 4 (11.11%) J2EE
13 4 (11.11%) XML
14 3 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Online Banking
3 2 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
7 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
3 9 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Adobe
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle