The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 47 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 13 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.84% 0.98% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.04% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 12
Median daily rate £320 £288 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% -16.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £246 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £27.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+109.09% -24.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
624 965 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 88.51% 94.52% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 608 422
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £37.09 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

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

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 Reading region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

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

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

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 Reading region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 12 (75.00%) CSS3
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) Sass
7 5 (31.25%) WordPress
8 4 (25.00%) User Experience
9 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Development
9 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
9 3 (18.75%) LESS
9 3 (18.75%) Web Development
9 3 (18.75%) MVC
9 3 (18.75%) .NET
10 2 (12.50%) PHP
10 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 2 (12.50%) Kendo UI
10 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (12.50%) Grunt
11 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (6.25%) React
11 1 (6.25%) Compass CSS Framework

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) Capybara
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Mocha
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS3
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Sass
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) LESS
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 2 (12.50%) Kendo UI
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
8 1 (6.25%) Node.js
8 1 (6.25%) React
8 1 (6.25%) RESTful
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Development
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) ATG
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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