The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 130 119 106
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.039% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate - £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

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
2389 2536 2145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.76% 95.88% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1263 1413 1027
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 52 62
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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

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

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

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 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
Edinburgh -16 1 - - 1
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe