The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 61 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 7 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.31% 0.81% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.84% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Average daily rate £256 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £358 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £388 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £39.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-71.79% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 475 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 98.50% 96.74% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 340 340
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.45 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% -17.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £33.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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

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

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

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

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 Wales region.

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

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

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

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

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

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 Wales region.

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

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cardiff -19 5 £325 -16.12% 3
Bridgend - 1 £263 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £240 -
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Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) Front End Development
4 9 (69.23%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) HTML5
6 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Ajax
7 4 (30.77%) User Experience
8 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (23.08%) Subversion
8 3 (23.08%) W3C
8 3 (23.08%) Web Design
8 3 (23.08%) OO
9 2 (15.38%) MVC
9 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 2 (15.38%) RESTful
9 2 (15.38%) Open Source
9 2 (15.38%) Scrum
10 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 1 (7.69%) RequireJS
10 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
10 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
10 1 (7.69%) SaaS
10 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Hudson
3 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) QUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (7.69%) Trac
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
8 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
8 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
8 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
8 1 (7.69%) Grails
8 1 (7.69%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) RequireJS
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) W3C
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Front End Development
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) UX Design
5 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Groovy
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) WAI
1 1 (7.69%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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