The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.27% - 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% - 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -13.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 122 112 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 92.42% 90.32% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 91 62
Median daily rate £550 £480 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -6.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Canary Wharf

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Canary Wharf

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Front End 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) PhoneGap
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) Android Development
3 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (16.67%) D3.js
5 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) PhoneGap
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (16.67%) Compass CSS Framework
5 1 (16.67%) D3.js
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Android Development
3 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA