Period
to 19 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £520 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 42 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 44 72 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.99% 6.28% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 6.62% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 3
Croydon median daily rate £520 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £413 £300 £315
90th Percentile £575 £590 £435
South London median daily rate £500 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +21.21% +3.13% +18.52%
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 713 1,087 342
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.14% 94.85% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 736 200
Croydon median daily rate £508 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £400 £325 £246
90th Percentile £635 £675 £575
South London median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% -7.69% -7.14%
South London median hourly rate £44.05 £36.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +20.68% -22.34% +89.90%

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 19 May 2019.

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 19 May 2019, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Croydon region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 34 (77.27%) AngularJS
3 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 28 (63.64%) HTML
4 28 (63.64%) CSS
5 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (43.18%) Git (software)
7 18 (40.91%) RESTful
8 17 (38.64%) HTML5
9 16 (36.36%) CSS3
10 15 (34.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (34.09%) MVVM
10 15 (34.09%) Ajax
10 15 (34.09%) DOM
10 15 (34.09%) OO
10 15 (34.09%) MVC
11 14 (31.82%) Adobe
11 14 (31.82%) Photoshop
11 14 (31.82%) Web Development
11 14 (31.82%) Jasmine
11 14 (31.82%) LESS
11 14 (31.82%) Grunt
11 14 (31.82%) Karma Test Runner
12 13 (29.55%) Continuous Deployment
13 12 (27.27%) NgRx
14 11 (25.00%) TDD
14 11 (25.00%) Java
15 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
15 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
15 10 (22.73%) Test Automation

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 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Git (software)
2 14 (31.82%) Grunt
2 14 (31.82%) Jasmine
2 14 (31.82%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (9.09%) GitLab
4 1 (2.27%) gulp
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) AngularJS
2 28 (63.64%) CSS
2 28 (63.64%) HTML
3 18 (40.91%) RESTful
4 17 (38.64%) HTML5
5 16 (36.36%) CSS3
6 15 (34.09%) Ajax
6 15 (34.09%) DOM
7 14 (31.82%) LESS
8 12 (27.27%) NgRx
9 9 (20.45%) React
10 5 (11.36%) Angular 2
10 5 (11.36%) Node.js
11 4 (9.09%) Redux
12 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (2.27%) Spring
12 1 (2.27%) Spring Boot
12 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) MVC
3 15 (34.09%) MVVM
3 15 (34.09%) OO
3 15 (34.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (31.82%) Web Development
5 13 (29.55%) Continuous Deployment
6 11 (25.00%) TDD
7 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 9 (20.45%) Microservices
9 8 (18.18%) DevOps
9 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.91%) User Stories
11 6 (13.64%) Pair Programming
12 4 (9.09%) Migration
13 1 (2.27%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 1 (2.27%) SDLC
13 1 (2.27%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) ES6
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Adobe