Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 61 51
Rank change year-on-year -19 -10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 15 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.78% 3.23% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 3.47% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 0
Croydon median daily rate £450 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% - -
South London median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Croydon
Contract vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 808 490 332
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.62% 93.16% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 308 211
Croydon median daily rate £500 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £306
90th Percentile £650 £563 £525
South London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Croydon median hourly rate £14.00 £35.25 £20.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.28% +70.78% +37.60%
10th Percentile £12.90 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £86.10 £95.00 £34.13
South London median hourly rate £41.42 £21.20 £19.74
% change year-on-year +95.35% +7.38% +23.39%

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

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

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

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Croydon over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Croydon

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Croydon region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 14 (93.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (93.33%) HTML5
3 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) CSS
4 12 (80.00%) Grunt
5 11 (73.33%) CSS3
5 11 (73.33%) TDD
6 10 (66.67%) OO
6 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
7 9 (60.00%) Web Development
7 9 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (60.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (53.33%) Jasmine
8 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
8 8 (53.33%) MVVM
8 8 (53.33%) Scrum
8 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
8 8 (53.33%) MVC
9 7 (46.67%) Java
9 7 (46.67%) Adobe
9 7 (46.67%) JIRA
9 7 (46.67%) Confluence
10 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
12 4 (26.67%) gulp
12 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
13 3 (20.00%) Sass

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) npm
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Grunt
2 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (60.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (53.33%) Jasmine
5 7 (46.67%) JIRA
6 4 (26.67%) gulp
7 3 (20.00%) webpack
8 2 (13.33%) Protractor
9 1 (6.67%) Babel
9 1 (6.67%) git-flow
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (93.33%) HTML5
3 13 (86.67%) CSS
4 11 (73.33%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) React
5 3 (20.00%) Sass
6 2 (13.33%) Redux
6 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.67%) Ajax
7 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 1 (6.67%) Durandal
7 1 (6.67%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (6.67%) jQuery
7 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.67%) LESS
7 1 (6.67%) Node.js
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) OO
4 9 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (60.00%) Web Development
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
5 8 (53.33%) MVVM
5 8 (53.33%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (20.00%) DevOps
10 2 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
11 1 (6.67%) BDD
11 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
11 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (6.67%) Functional Programming
11 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
11 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Adobe