The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 217 218 216
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 27 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £296 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £263 £258
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +34.92%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8451 7861 9051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.73% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4612 4106 4135
Average daily rate £350 £355 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 530 637
Average hourly rate £16.48 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Front-End Web Developer
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +5 9 £375 +50.00% 1
East Sussex - 7 - - 1
Hampshire -12 6 £275 -3.93% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £300 +41.17%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £275 - 1
Kent - - - - 2
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Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (97.14%) HTML5
2 34 (97.14%) JavaScript
2 34 (97.14%) CSS
3 31 (88.57%) jQuery
4 26 (74.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (68.57%) CSS3
6 18 (51.43%) Web Design
7 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (45.71%) PHP
9 10 (28.57%) MySQL
9 10 (28.57%) Photoshop
9 10 (28.57%) Web Development
10 9 (25.71%) Ajax
10 9 (25.71%) iPad
11 8 (22.86%) Degree
11 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
12 7 (20.00%) Linux
12 7 (20.00%) OOP
12 7 (20.00%) Apache
12 7 (20.00%) LAMP
12 7 (20.00%) Sass
13 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
13 6 (17.14%) SQL
14 5 (14.29%) TeamSite
14 5 (14.29%) Intranet
14 5 (14.29%) CMS
14 5 (14.29%) BDD
14 5 (14.29%) Jasmine
15 4 (11.43%) SEO

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (14.29%) TeamSite
2 5 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
3 2 (5.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 3 (8.57%) JSUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (97.14%) CSS
2 34 (97.14%) HTML5
3 31 (88.57%) jQuery
4 24 (68.57%) CSS3
5 9 (25.71%) Ajax
6 7 (20.00%) LAMP
6 7 (20.00%) Sass
7 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.71%) JSON
7 2 (5.71%) Google Maps API
8 1 (2.86%) XML
8 1 (2.86%) XHTML
8 1 (2.86%) OOCSS
8 1 (2.86%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (2.86%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) iPad
2 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) W3C
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (51.43%) Web Design
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) Web Development
5 7 (20.00%) OOP
6 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.29%) BDD
8 4 (11.43%) SEO
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.86%) User Experience Design
10 1 (2.86%) Web Usability
10 1 (2.86%) Project Management
10 1 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (45.71%) PHP
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Adobe
1 2 (5.71%) Interwoven
1 2 (5.71%) Google
2 1 (2.86%) Akamai
2 1 (2.86%) Apple
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