The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / South East
Rank 218 223 235
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 20 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 18
Median daily rate £363 £345 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £400 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
- +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6771 7819 8709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.29% 94.24% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3909 4585 4713
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 405 424
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

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

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

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

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

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +18 7 £450 +12.50% 2
Hampshire +10 3 - - 2
Oxfordshire -2 3 £150 -33.33%
Surrey +15 2 £513 +60.15% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £300 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 39 (97.50%) Web Development
2 34 (85.00%) CSS
3 33 (82.50%) JavaScript
4 31 (77.50%) HTML
5 24 (60.00%) Front End Development
6 22 (55.00%) HTML5
7 19 (47.50%) CSS3
8 18 (45.00%) Sass
9 16 (40.00%) jQuery
10 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
11 13 (32.50%) AngularJS
11 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (30.00%) Node.js
12 12 (30.00%) User Experience
12 12 (30.00%) RESTful
13 11 (27.50%) PHP
14 10 (25.00%) TDD
14 10 (25.00%) React
15 9 (22.50%) OO
16 8 (20.00%) Web Services
16 8 (20.00%) MySQL
16 8 (20.00%) Subversion
16 8 (20.00%) Grunt
16 8 (20.00%) LESS
17 7 (17.50%) Bower
17 7 (17.50%) Finance
17 7 (17.50%) .NET
17 7 (17.50%) C#
18 6 (15.00%) Linux
19 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap

Front End Web 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 1 (2.50%) Drupal
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Redis
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Grunt
2 8 (20.00%) Subversion
3 7 (17.50%) Bower
4 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (7.50%) Gatling
6 3 (7.50%) gulp
6 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
6 3 (7.50%) NuGet
6 3 (7.50%) Selenium
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (85.00%) CSS
2 31 (77.50%) HTML
3 22 (55.00%) HTML5
4 19 (47.50%) CSS3
5 18 (45.00%) Sass
6 16 (40.00%) jQuery
7 13 (32.50%) AngularJS
8 12 (30.00%) Node.js
8 12 (30.00%) RESTful
9 10 (25.00%) React
10 8 (20.00%) LESS
10 8 (20.00%) Web Services
11 7 (17.50%) .NET
12 5 (12.50%) Laravel
12 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (10.00%) Backbone.js
13 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (5.00%) Django
14 2 (5.00%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Web Development
2 24 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) TDD
5 9 (22.50%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) OOD
6 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.00%) BDD
7 4 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 3 (7.50%) Mobile First
8 3 (7.50%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
8 3 (7.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (27.50%) PHP
3 7 (17.50%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft