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 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 154 169 144
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 119 94 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.33% 1.01% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.07% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 62 56
Median daily rate £325 £333 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £311
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
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
8507 8823 8526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.76% 94.98% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5075 5046 4617
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 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 418 441
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
West Sussex +10 27 £427 +25.09% 1
Surrey 0 23 £385 +6.20% 4
Hampshire +20 18 £233 -28.46% 16
East Sussex +17 12 £450 - 8
Berkshire -21 11 £375 +17.18% 5
Oxfordshire +2 10 £113 -71.87% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £356 +18.75% 1
Kent +9 5 £425 +102.38% 3
Middlesex -3 2 - -
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 28 June 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.

1 221 (88.05%) HTML
2 218 (86.85%) CSS
3 213 (84.86%) Front End Development
4 197 (78.49%) JavaScript
5 135 (53.78%) HTML5
6 124 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (45.82%) CSS3
8 100 (39.84%) Web Development
9 98 (39.04%) AngularJS
10 89 (35.46%) jQuery
11 69 (27.49%) User Experience
12 59 (23.51%) Git (software)
13 57 (22.71%) Responsive Web Design
14 52 (20.72%) Sass
15 50 (19.92%) Ajax
15 50 (19.92%) Java
16 45 (17.93%) .NET
17 44 (17.53%) Scrum
18 43 (17.13%) MVC
19 42 (16.73%) JSON
19 42 (16.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 41 (16.33%) Web Design
21 39 (15.54%) Node.js
22 38 (15.14%) HTTP
23 37 (14.74%) Subversion
24 36 (14.34%) TDD
24 36 (14.34%) REST
25 33 (13.15%) Ruby
25 33 (13.15%) Python
26 32 (12.75%) LESS

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 8 (3.19%) CMS
2 6 (2.39%) Umbraco
2 6 (2.39%) WordPress
3 3 (1.20%) Confluence
4 1 (0.40%) Apache
4 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.40%) Drupal
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 9 (3.59%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.20%) GIMP
3 2 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) BigMachines
1 2 (0.80%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.40%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.79%) SaaS
2 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.14%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) CHAP
2 1 (0.40%) LDAP
2 1 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.19%) MySQL
2 6 (2.39%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 59 (23.51%) Git (software)
2 37 (14.74%) Subversion
3 30 (11.95%) Grunt
4 29 (11.55%) Jenkins
4 29 (11.55%) JUnit
4 29 (11.55%) Selenium
5 17 (6.77%) gulp
6 14 (5.58%) Jasmine
7 6 (2.39%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.99%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.59%) Mocha
10 3 (1.20%) Bower
10 3 (1.20%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.20%) JIRA
11 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.80%) webpack
12 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.40%) JSUnit
12 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (6.77%) Finance
2 7 (2.79%) Marketing
3 5 (1.99%) Banking
3 5 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.80%) Electronics
5 1 (0.40%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.40%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (88.05%) HTML
2 218 (86.85%) CSS
3 135 (53.78%) HTML5
4 115 (45.82%) CSS3
5 98 (39.04%) AngularJS
6 89 (35.46%) jQuery
7 52 (20.72%) Sass
8 50 (19.92%) Ajax
9 45 (17.93%) .NET
10 42 (16.73%) JSON
10 42 (16.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 39 (15.54%) Node.js
12 36 (14.34%) REST
13 32 (12.75%) LESS
14 27 (10.76%) React
15 26 (10.36%) Django
16 24 (9.56%) ASP.NET
16 24 (9.56%) Backbone.js
17 22 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 69 (27.49%) User Experience
2 6 (2.39%) Animation
3 5 (1.99%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.80%) iPad
5 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.40%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.40%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.37%) Linux
2 8 (3.19%) Unix
3 7 (2.79%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.20%) Android
4 3 (1.20%) Windows
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (84.86%) Front End Development
2 124 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (39.84%) Web Development
4 57 (22.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 44 (17.53%) Scrum
6 43 (17.13%) MVC
7 41 (16.33%) Web Design
8 36 (14.34%) TDD
9 29 (11.55%) Automated Testing
9 29 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (11.16%) Open Source
11 25 (9.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (9.16%) Line Management
12 23 (9.16%) Mentoring
13 22 (8.76%) E-Commerce
14 20 (7.97%) OO
15 19 (7.57%) Wireframes
16 17 (6.77%) Software Engineering
17 13 (5.18%) Waterfall
18 12 (4.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 197 (78.49%) JavaScript
2 50 (19.92%) Java
3 33 (13.15%) Python
3 33 (13.15%) Ruby
4 29 (11.55%) Scala
5 28 (11.16%) C#
6 22 (8.76%) PHP
7 16 (6.37%) SQL
8 8 (3.19%) ES6
9 4 (1.59%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.20%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (0.80%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.40%) C++
12 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (1.99%) SC Cleared
1 5 (1.99%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (7.57%) Google
2 14 (5.58%) Adobe
3 6 (2.39%) Twitter
4 4 (1.59%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.59%) hybris
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle
6 2 (0.80%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.80%) Siebel
6 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.40%) ATG
7 1 (0.40%) IBM
7 1 (0.40%) Sencha
7 1 (0.40%) VMware
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