The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 34 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.87% - 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £325 - £195
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 - £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £231
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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)
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
261 337 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 93.55% 93.09% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 214 97
Average daily rate £413 £430 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.83 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.25 £17.50 £37.50
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 Oxford

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 Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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

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

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 Oxford region.

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

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

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

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

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

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 Oxford region.

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

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) Front End Development
3 9 (64.29%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 8 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Web Development
6 5 (35.71%) Node.js
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
7 4 (28.57%) Backbone.js
8 3 (21.43%) Marketing
8 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (21.43%) Sass
8 3 (21.43%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 3 (21.43%) Publishing
8 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
8 3 (21.43%) Ember.js
8 3 (21.43%) React
8 3 (21.43%) RequireJS
9 2 (14.29%) High Availability
9 2 (14.29%) Analytics
9 2 (14.29%) Web Design
9 2 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) Multimedia

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (35.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.14%) Babel
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (7.14%) QUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 8 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Backbone.js
7 3 (21.43%) Ember.js
7 3 (21.43%) React
7 3 (21.43%) RequireJS
7 3 (21.43%) Sass
7 3 (21.43%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 2 (14.29%) LESS
8 2 (14.29%) XSLT
9 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
9 1 (7.14%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe