The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Belfast region that had Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.78% - 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £23.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+142.10% -34.48%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
123 50 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 96.09% 92.59% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 35 72
Median daily rate £360 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £88 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.77 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% -28.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Belfast region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Belfast region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SPARQL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Triplestore

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SPARQL