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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 75 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 3 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 1.23% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.31% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 5
Median daily rate £353 £263 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -21.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £39.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-71.79% +44.44%
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
943 918 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.45% 94.44% 91.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 487 480
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £14.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +44.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Front End Development
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Sass
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 3 (33.33%) PHP
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 2 (22.22%) RESTful
7 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) Animation
7 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 2 (22.22%) HTTP
7 2 (22.22%) LESS
7 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (22.22%) User Experience

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 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) Sass
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
6 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
6 2 (22.22%) LESS
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) Kendo UI
7 1 (11.11%) XHTML
7 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Front End Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Java