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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 55 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 21 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.33% 0.56% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 0.60% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 0
Average daily rate
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£323 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
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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
850 666 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.24% 92.76% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 340 233
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 60 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) HTML
1 24 (96.00%) CSS
2 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (76.00%) jQuery
4 17 (68.00%) HTML5
5 16 (64.00%) CSS3
6 13 (52.00%) Adobe
7 11 (44.00%) W3C
7 11 (44.00%) Adobe CQ
8 10 (40.00%) CMS
8 10 (40.00%) Sass
8 10 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (36.00%) Photoshop
9 9 (36.00%) Content Management
9 9 (36.00%) Backbone.js
9 9 (36.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (28.00%) Java
10 7 (28.00%) OOP
11 5 (20.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 5 (20.00%) User Experience
12 3 (12.00%) .NET
12 3 (12.00%) JSP
12 3 (12.00%) XHTML
12 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
12 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (12.00%) Retail
12 3 (12.00%) Semantic HTML
12 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
13 2 (8.00%) SEO

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (44.00%) Adobe CQ
2 10 (40.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Grunt
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) CSS
1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) jQuery
3 17 (68.00%) HTML5
4 16 (64.00%) CSS3
5 10 (40.00%) Sass
5 10 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (36.00%) Backbone.js
7 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.00%) Semantic HTML
8 3 (12.00%) .NET
8 3 (12.00%) JSP
8 3 (12.00%) XHTML
9 2 (8.00%) Ajax
9 2 (8.00%) JSON
9 2 (8.00%) JSTL
9 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.00%) PhoneGap
10 1 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (4.00%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) W3C
2 5 (20.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Social Media
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Content Management
1 9 (36.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (28.00%) OOP
3 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) SEO
4 2 (8.00%) Web Design
4 2 (8.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Adobe