Period
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The median contractor rate for a Senior Front-End Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

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.

Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 138 - 119
Rank change year-on-year - - +68
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 4 0 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
10th Percentile - - £428
25th Percentile - - £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 - £450
75th Percentile - - £469
90th Percentile - - £473
England median daily rate £575 £500 £508
% change year-on-year +15.00% -1.48% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £61.81 - -
Median hourly rate £63.62 - -
75th Percentile £65.42 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £63.62 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 2,274 1,855 1,883
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.67% 92.24% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,386 1,068 1,162
10th Percentile £182 £150 £185
25th Percentile £319 £250 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £468 £413 £425
Median % change year-on-year +13.39% -2.94% -4.49%
75th Percentile £575 £524 £525
90th Percentile £675 £600 £588
England median daily rate £538 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 261 122
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate £19.28 £16.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +20.50% -13.51% +15.63%
75th Percentile £49.50 £25.44 £30.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £46.50 £55.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £20.99 £19.80
% change year-on-year +14.34% +6.01% +5.88%

Senior Front-End Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Front-End Developer in the East of England

Senior Front-End Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Senior Front-End Developer in the East of England

Senior Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Essex - 2 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Senior Front-End Developer
England

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, Senior Front-End Developer contract jobs required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Agile
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) webpack
1 4 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Accessibility
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) ES6
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Cypress.io
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) JSR 170
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Domino
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
1 2 (50.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Commerce Cloud
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) webpack
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Cypress.io
2 2 (50.00%) ESLint
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) React
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Jest
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) JSR 170
2 2 (50.00%) Next.js
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) OSGi
2 2 (50.00%) Redux
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Vert.x
2 2 (50.00%) Vue.js
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WebGL
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Adaptive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Sprint Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 2 (50.00%) Story Points
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) ES6
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Accessibility
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Xerox