The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 137 148 124
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 130 132 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.50% 1.36% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.43% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 98 70
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £264 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £28.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8141 9236 8644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.95% 95.04% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4923 5536 4802
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 428 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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 South East region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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 South East region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Berkshire -17 24 £375 +20.00% 8
West Sussex -9 23 £345 -6.12% 2
East Sussex +16 16 £300 -6.25% 3
Surrey 0 16 £400 +3.22% 11
Kent +19 14 £331 +14.22%
Hampshire +8 14 £313 - 6
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £325 +8.33% 11
Middlesex +1 7 £425 +14.09% 1
Oxfordshire -19 3 £350 -11.67% 4
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 South East region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 229 (89.45%) Front End Development
2 219 (85.55%) HTML
3 214 (83.59%) CSS
4 196 (76.56%) JavaScript
5 133 (51.95%) HTML5
6 128 (50.00%) CSS3
7 125 (48.83%) Agile Software Development
8 111 (43.36%) AngularJS
9 87 (33.98%) jQuery
10 81 (31.64%) Web Development
11 59 (23.05%) User Experience
12 55 (21.48%) Git (software)
13 53 (20.70%) Responsive Web Design
14 50 (19.53%) Sass
14 50 (19.53%) Ajax
15 49 (19.14%) .NET
16 46 (17.97%) Web Design
17 45 (17.58%) Node.js
18 44 (17.19%) Scrum
19 39 (15.23%) MVC
19 39 (15.23%) JSON
20 37 (14.45%) TDD
20 37 (14.45%) Java
21 36 (14.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 35 (13.67%) HTTP
23 33 (12.89%) Subversion
23 33 (12.89%) REST
24 31 (12.11%) Open Source
24 31 (12.11%) LESS
24 31 (12.11%) Continuous Integration

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (3.91%) CMS
1 10 (3.91%) Umbraco
2 5 (1.95%) WordPress
3 4 (1.56%) Confluence
4 1 (0.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.39%) Drupal
4 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (7.03%) Photoshop
2 16 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (4.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (3.91%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.34%) SaaS
2 3 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.17%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (13.67%) HTTP
2 2 (0.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.91%) MySQL
2 9 (3.52%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (21.48%) Git (software)
2 33 (12.89%) Subversion
3 29 (11.33%) Jenkins
4 27 (10.55%) Selenium
5 26 (10.16%) JUnit
6 24 (9.38%) Grunt
7 14 (5.47%) gulp
8 11 (4.30%) Jasmine
9 10 (3.91%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.56%) Bower
10 4 (1.56%) Gatling
10 4 (1.56%) JIRA
11 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.78%) Capybara
12 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.39%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.39%) JSUnit
13 1 (0.39%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (0.39%) Maven
13 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (3.13%) Finance
2 7 (2.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.56%) Marketing
3 4 (1.56%) Retail
4 2 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Legal
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (85.55%) HTML
2 214 (83.59%) CSS
3 133 (51.95%) HTML5
4 128 (50.00%) CSS3
5 111 (43.36%) AngularJS
6 87 (33.98%) jQuery
7 50 (19.53%) Ajax
7 50 (19.53%) Sass
8 49 (19.14%) .NET
9 45 (17.58%) Node.js
10 39 (15.23%) JSON
11 36 (14.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 33 (12.89%) REST
13 31 (12.11%) LESS
14 25 (9.77%) ASP.NET
15 22 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (8.20%) .NET Framework
16 21 (8.20%) Django
17 19 (7.42%) React
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.05%) User Experience
2 6 (2.34%) Visualisation
3 5 (1.95%) Digital Media
4 2 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.78%) iPad
5 1 (0.39%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.47%) Linux
2 8 (3.13%) Mac OS X
2 8 (3.13%) Unix
3 6 (2.34%) Android
4 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.17%) Windows
6 1 (0.39%) CentOS
6 1 (0.39%) VMS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (89.45%) Front End Development
2 125 (48.83%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (31.64%) Web Development
4 53 (20.70%) Responsive Web Design
5 46 (17.97%) Web Design
6 44 (17.19%) Scrum
7 39 (15.23%) MVC
8 37 (14.45%) TDD
9 31 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (12.11%) Open Source
10 28 (10.94%) Automated Testing
11 26 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (8.98%) Mentoring
13 22 (8.59%) Line Management
14 14 (5.47%) OO
15 12 (4.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 12 (4.69%) E-Commerce
16 11 (4.30%) Software Engineering
17 10 (3.91%) Information Architecture
17 10 (3.91%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 196 (76.56%) JavaScript
2 37 (14.45%) Java
3 30 (11.72%) Python
4 29 (11.33%) C#
4 29 (11.33%) Ruby
5 26 (10.16%) Scala
6 20 (7.81%) PHP
7 9 (3.52%) SQL
8 3 (1.17%) ES6
9 2 (0.78%) C++
9 2 (0.78%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.39%) C
10 1 (0.39%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 8 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Opsview
Vendors
1 19 (7.42%) Adobe
2 16 (6.25%) Google
3 7 (2.73%) Oracle
4 6 (2.34%) hybris
5 3 (1.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.39%) ATG
6 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.39%) IBM
6 1 (0.39%) SAP
6 1 (0.39%) Sencha
6 1 (0.39%) Twitter
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
set2recruit
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £320 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Posted: 18 days ago