The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland 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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 99 102 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 27 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 1.02% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.08% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 13
Median daily rate £350 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £211 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £483 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £27.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+109.09% -24.13%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2075 3067 2593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.28% 95.07% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1250 1587 1396
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 60 66
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.38 £45.00
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 Scotland

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

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

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

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 Scotland region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

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

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

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 Scotland region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +5 14 £412 +3.06% 2
Glasgow +11 10 £330 +32.00% 2
West Lothian +6 1 £375 -
Aberdeen - 1 £350 -
Falkirk - 1 £350 -
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Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 34 (82.93%) HTML
1 34 (82.93%) CSS
1 34 (82.93%) Front End Development
2 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
3 25 (60.98%) AngularJS
4 22 (53.66%) HTML5
4 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (43.90%) CSS3
6 17 (41.46%) Web Development
7 16 (39.02%) React
8 15 (36.59%) TDD
8 15 (36.59%) Scrum
9 14 (34.15%) jQuery
10 12 (29.27%) User Experience
11 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (21.95%) Sass
11 9 (21.95%) LESS
11 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
11 9 (21.95%) Banking
11 9 (21.95%) MVC
11 9 (21.95%) Web Services
12 8 (19.51%) Jasmine
12 8 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (17.07%) Node.js
13 7 (17.07%) Subversion
13 7 (17.07%) Spring
14 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
14 6 (14.63%) Maven
14 6 (14.63%) Web Design

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (4.88%) CMS
1 2 (4.88%) Drupal
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
1 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Jasmine
3 7 (17.07%) Subversion
4 6 (14.63%) Bitbucket
4 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
4 6 (14.63%) Gradle
4 6 (14.63%) JUnit
4 6 (14.63%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (14.63%) Maven
4 6 (14.63%) Mockito
5 4 (9.76%) Grunt
6 3 (7.32%) gulp
6 3 (7.32%) JIRA
6 3 (7.32%) Protractor
7 2 (4.88%) Bower
7 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.88%) Selenium
7 2 (4.88%) YouTrack
8 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (21.95%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) CSS
1 34 (82.93%) HTML
2 25 (60.98%) AngularJS
3 22 (53.66%) HTML5
4 18 (43.90%) CSS3
5 16 (39.02%) React
6 14 (34.15%) jQuery
7 9 (21.95%) LESS
7 9 (21.95%) Sass
7 9 (21.95%) Web Services
8 8 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (17.07%) Node.js
9 7 (17.07%) Spring
10 6 (14.63%) REST
10 6 (14.63%) SOAP
10 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
10 6 (14.63%) Struts
11 5 (12.20%) .NET
11 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
11 5 (12.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) VLE
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
3 1 (2.44%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Front End Development
2 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) Web Development
4 15 (36.59%) Scrum
4 15 (36.59%) TDD
5 9 (21.95%) MVC
5 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.63%) Microservices
6 6 (14.63%) Web Design
7 5 (12.20%) OO
8 4 (9.76%) Analytics
8 4 (9.76%) Workflow
9 3 (7.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 3 (7.32%) Mobile First
9 3 (7.32%) SEO
10 2 (4.88%) Kanban
10 2 (4.88%) SOA
10 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.20%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) ES6
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) Scala
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe
1 1 (2.44%) Twitter