The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 43 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 15 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.80% 1.24% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 1.32% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Average daily rate £325 £275 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £275 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
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)
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
509 605 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.96% 93.94% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 374 192
Average daily rate £388 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 51 54
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
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 Oxfordshire

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

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

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

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

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

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

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 Oxfordshire region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 8 £325 - 4
Banbury - 1 £90 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £90 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 22 (88.00%) CSS
3 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (80.00%) Front End Development
5 19 (76.00%) HTML5
6 16 (64.00%) jQuery
7 14 (56.00%) CSS3
8 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (32.00%) Sass
10 8 (32.00%) Node.js
10 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (28.00%) Web Development
11 7 (28.00%) Backbone.js
12 6 (24.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (24.00%) React
12 6 (24.00%) PHP
12 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
13 5 (20.00%) XML
14 4 (16.00%) Jasmine
14 4 (16.00%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
14 4 (16.00%) Ajax
14 4 (16.00%) Marketing
14 4 (16.00%) OO
14 4 (16.00%) MVC
14 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
15 3 (12.00%) Web Design
15 3 (12.00%) SEO
15 3 (12.00%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (32.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Magento
2 1 (4.00%) BigMachines
2 1 (4.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (16.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (12.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (12.00%) Grunt
2 3 (12.00%) gulp
2 3 (12.00%) Mocha
3 1 (4.00%) Babel
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.00%) QUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (12.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 22 (88.00%) CSS
3 19 (76.00%) HTML5
4 16 (64.00%) jQuery
5 14 (56.00%) CSS3
6 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (32.00%) Sass
9 7 (28.00%) Backbone.js
10 6 (24.00%) React
11 5 (20.00%) XML
12 4 (16.00%) Ajax
13 3 (12.00%) .NET
13 3 (12.00%) Ember.js
13 3 (12.00%) Handlebars
13 3 (12.00%) LESS
13 3 (12.00%) RequireJS
13 3 (12.00%) XSLT
14 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
14 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Animation
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Web Development
4 6 (24.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) SEO
6 3 (12.00%) Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) High Availability
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) ES6
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) Siebel