The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 254 235 221
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 15 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.086% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.093% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 10
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£275 £323 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.72% +29.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £256 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £338 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
Front-End Web 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
9090 8596 7730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.35% 91.99% 92.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5037 4774 3874
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 456 605
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the South East region.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Front-End Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the South East region.

Front-End Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Front-End Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire 0 6 £275 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 5 £240 -28.35% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £400 - 1
Hampshire -14 1 £300 -7.69%
Front-End Web Developer
England

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Front-End Web 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 in their job title.

1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 28 (90.32%) CSS
3 26 (83.87%) HTML
4 18 (58.06%) jQuery
4 18 (58.06%) CSS3
5 17 (54.84%) HTML5
6 14 (45.16%) .NET
7 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (29.03%) CMS
8 9 (29.03%) C#
8 9 (29.03%) PHP
9 8 (25.81%) Ajax
9 8 (25.81%) Sass
10 7 (22.58%) Umbraco
10 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
10 7 (22.58%) Web Development
10 7 (22.58%) OO
11 6 (19.35%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
11 6 (19.35%) MVC
12 5 (16.13%) JSON
12 5 (16.13%) IIS
12 5 (16.13%) SQL
12 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
12 5 (16.13%) Adobe
12 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (16.13%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (16.13%) REST
12 5 (16.13%) Relational Database

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Front-End Web 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (29.03%) CMS
2 7 (22.58%) Umbraco
3 5 (16.13%) ExpressionEngine
3 5 (16.13%) IIS
4 4 (12.90%) Liferay
5 3 (9.68%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.23%) WordPress
7 1 (3.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Tridion
1 4 (12.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Grunt
3 2 (6.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Moq
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) jQuery
3 18 (58.06%) CSS3
4 17 (54.84%) HTML5
5 14 (45.16%) .NET
6 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.81%) Ajax
7 8 (25.81%) Sass
8 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
8 6 (19.35%) XML
9 5 (16.13%) JSON
9 5 (16.13%) REST
9 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (12.90%) Web Services
10 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (12.90%) LESS
10 4 (12.90%) LINQ
10 4 (12.90%) XSL
11 3 (9.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Web Development
2 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
2 7 (22.58%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) MVC
4 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) Graceful Degradation
6 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (6.45%) OOD
6 2 (6.45%) SEO
7 1 (3.23%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) PHP
2 9 (29.03%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) PHP5
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Appcelerator
2 2 (6.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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