The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 17 April 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 Wiltshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 60 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.12% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £313 - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +79.48%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
646 446 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 90.60% 94.09% 92.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 316 370
Average daily rate £371 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 56
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.40 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.10% -38.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -11 5 £285 - 4
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) CSS3
4 8 (57.14%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Maven
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) Ant
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) WinForms
8 2 (14.29%) Web Design
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) B2B
8 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (14.29%) J2EE
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) Subversion
8 2 (14.29%) Content Management
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) WPF
8 2 (14.29%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Ant
1 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) CSS3
4 8 (57.14%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) WinForms
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) JSF
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) JAX-WS
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.14%) SOAP
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) DOM
7 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
7 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Content Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe