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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 42 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 22 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.01% 0.76% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 0.81% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 4
Median daily rate £375 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £335 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £430 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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
668 869 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.38% 94.46% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 498 466
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 58 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.28% +35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £135.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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)
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 16 January 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 37 (97.37%) HTML
3 35 (92.11%) CSS
4 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
5 21 (55.26%) AngularJS
6 17 (44.74%) HTML5
7 14 (36.84%) jQuery
8 13 (34.21%) CSS3
9 9 (23.68%) Sass
10 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.79%) LESS
11 6 (15.79%) Backbone.js
11 6 (15.79%) Jasmine
11 6 (15.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 6 (15.79%) User Experience
12 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (13.16%) Underscore.js
12 5 (13.16%) RequireJS
12 5 (13.16%) WordPress
12 5 (13.16%) Open Source
13 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
13 4 (10.53%) Ajax
13 4 (10.53%) Node.js
13 4 (10.53%) Web Development
13 4 (10.53%) Cross-Browser Development
13 4 (10.53%) Wireframes
13 4 (10.53%) Browserify
13 4 (10.53%) webpack
13 4 (10.53%) gulp
14 3 (7.89%) Grunt

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 (13.16%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) FTP
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Jasmine
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) gulp
2 4 (10.53%) webpack
3 3 (7.89%) Grunt
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) Bower
5 1 (2.63%) Capybara
5 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.63%) Mocha
5 1 (2.63%) Protractor
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.63%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Games
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) HTML
2 35 (92.11%) CSS
3 21 (55.26%) AngularJS
4 17 (44.74%) HTML5
5 14 (36.84%) jQuery
6 13 (34.21%) CSS3
7 9 (23.68%) Sass
8 6 (15.79%) Backbone.js
8 6 (15.79%) LESS
9 5 (13.16%) RequireJS
9 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (13.16%) Underscore.js
10 4 (10.53%) Ajax
10 4 (10.53%) Browserify
10 4 (10.53%) Node.js
11 2 (5.26%) Ember.js
11 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (5.26%) React
12 1 (2.63%) HTML5 Canvas
12 1 (2.63%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 5 (13.16%) Open Source
5 4 (10.53%) Cross-Browser Development
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Wireframes
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) 3D Rendering
7 1 (2.63%) BDD
7 1 (2.63%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.63%) MVC
7 1 (2.63%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.63%) SEO
7 1 (2.63%) Web Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) ECMAScript
2 2 (5.26%) ES6
2 2 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) C++
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago