The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire 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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 53 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 14 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.79% 1.81% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.91% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 7
Median daily rate £323 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £313 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
735 890 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.23% 94.78% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 539 397
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £289 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 49 53
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +7.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.16 £35.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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

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

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

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

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 Cheshire region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 8 £288 - 1
Northwich - 2 £323 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cheshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 47 (97.92%) HTML
1 47 (97.92%) CSS
2 45 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 44 (91.67%) Front End Development
4 27 (56.25%) jQuery
5 22 (45.83%) HTML5
6 19 (39.58%) CSS3
7 18 (37.50%) MVC
8 15 (31.25%) Web Development
8 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (25.00%) Web Design
9 12 (25.00%) Java
9 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 11 (22.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
11 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
11 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
11 9 (18.75%) .NET
11 9 (18.75%) Ajax
12 8 (16.67%) PHP
13 7 (14.58%) XML
13 7 (14.58%) JIRA
13 7 (14.58%) TDD
13 7 (14.58%) Finance
14 5 (10.42%) Spring
14 5 (10.42%) OO
14 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
14 5 (10.42%) RESTful
14 5 (10.42%) Underscore.js

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (8.33%) WordPress
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) Drupal
3 2 (4.17%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
1 1 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) Intranet
2 2 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) JIRA
3 5 (10.42%) Grunt
4 2 (4.17%) Checkstyle
4 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.17%) FindBugs
4 2 (4.17%) gulp
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) Mockito
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (97.92%) CSS
1 47 (97.92%) HTML
2 27 (56.25%) jQuery
3 22 (45.83%) HTML5
4 19 (39.58%) CSS3
5 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
6 9 (18.75%) .NET
6 9 (18.75%) Ajax
7 7 (14.58%) XML
8 5 (10.42%) Handlebars
8 5 (10.42%) Mustache
8 5 (10.42%) RESTful
8 5 (10.42%) Spring
8 5 (10.42%) Underscore.js
9 4 (8.33%) D3.js
9 4 (8.33%) JSON
9 4 (8.33%) SOAP
9 4 (8.33%) Spring MVC
10 3 (6.25%) React
10 3 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
1 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
1 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Front End Development
2 18 (37.50%) MVC
3 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Web Development
4 12 (25.00%) Web Design
5 11 (22.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.58%) TDD
8 5 (10.42%) OO
9 4 (8.33%) OOP
9 4 (8.33%) Wireframes
10 2 (4.17%) CRM
10 2 (4.17%) ERP
10 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.08%) Document Management
11 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.08%) System Integration Testing
11 1 (2.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Adobe
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) IBM
2 2 (4.17%) Perforce
3 1 (2.08%) Sybase
3 1 (2.08%) TIBCO