Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 28 July 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 East > Middlesex
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.43% 1.41% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 1.46% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Middlesex median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £400 £383 £375
90th Percentile £488 £453 £425
South East median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £39.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 228 342 329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 97.85% 96.61% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 230 169
Middlesex median daily rate £435 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -5.30%
10th Percentile £262 £300 £254
90th Percentile £565 £550 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 18
Middlesex median hourly rate £37.00 £44.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.91% +95.56% -47.06%
10th Percentile £31.60 £14.63 £12.60
90th Percentile £43.20 £48.93 £47.88
South East median hourly rate £17.68 £19.61 £17.50
% change year-on-year -9.84% +12.06% +2.94%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Middlesex over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Middlesex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Middlesex

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Middlesex region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) React
3 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Animation
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) ActionScript
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) DOM

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) React
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) DOM
6 1 (12.50%) Flash
6 1 (12.50%) Sass
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Animation
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) ActionScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow