The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 55 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 12 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.62% 1.44% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.51% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
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£275 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £438 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £261
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +24.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+43.49% -20.35%
Front-End Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
690 463 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.12% 95.46% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 256 224
Average daily rate £400 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 40 42
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.25 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Oxford -10 6 £263 -27.58% 2
Henley-on-Thames +4 1 £200 +60.00%
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
3 14 (77.78%) HTML
4 12 (66.67%) CSS3
5 11 (61.11%) HTML5
6 10 (55.56%) jQuery
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (38.89%) PHP
9 6 (33.33%) CMS
9 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 5 (27.78%) Ajax
10 5 (27.78%) .NET
10 5 (27.78%) MySQL
11 4 (22.22%) RESTful
11 4 (22.22%) User Experience
12 3 (16.67%) CRUD
12 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 3 (16.67%) JSON
12 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
12 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 3 (16.67%) C#
12 3 (16.67%) OOP
12 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 3 (16.67%) B2B
13 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 2 (11.11%) Adobe
13 2 (11.11%) Tridion
13 2 (11.11%) UML
13 2 (11.11%) MVC

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Liferay
3 2 (11.11%) Drupal
3 2 (11.11%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Tridion
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Grunt
1 2 (11.11%) Bower
1 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) CSS3
4 11 (61.11%) HTML5
5 10 (55.56%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) Ajax
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
9 3 (16.67%) JSON
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 2 (11.11%) LAMP
10 2 (11.11%) Dojo
10 2 (11.11%) Symfony
10 2 (11.11%) Laravel
10 2 (11.11%) Sass
10 2 (11.11%) LESS
11 1 (5.56%) React
11 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
11 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile Games
3 1 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) CRUD
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) OOP
2 3 (16.67%) B2B
3 2 (11.11%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
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