The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 44 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.44% 1.61% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.75 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -44.44%
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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 Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
418 288 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 91.27% 92.60% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 218 293
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £262 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Swindon region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Front-End 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 in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) ColdFusion
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WCAG
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) C#

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Front-End 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) ColdFusion
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Railo
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) ColdBox
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) CFML
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) WCAG