The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 24 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.65% - 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% - 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £250 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
160 144 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.02% 95.36% 90.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 83 51
Median daily rate £413 £375 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £309 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £452 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 21
Median hourly rate £13.75 £20.77 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.78% -24.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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

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

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

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

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 Chester region.

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

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

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

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

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

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

1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) CSS
3 14 (77.78%) Front End Development
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
6 6 (33.33%) Web Development
7 5 (27.78%) Web Design
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
9 3 (16.67%) TDD
10 2 (11.11%) Spring
10 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
10 2 (11.11%) WordPress
10 2 (11.11%) XML
10 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.11%) PHP
10 2 (11.11%) MySQL
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle
10 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
10 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (11.11%) WebSphere

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Checkstyle
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) FindBugs
2 1 (5.56%) Grunt
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Mockito
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 7 (38.89%) CSS3
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) Java EE
7 1 (5.56%) JDBC
7 1 (5.56%) JSP
7 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.56%) Middleware
7 1 (5.56%) Servlets
7 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Spring Security
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) XML Messaging
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Front End Development
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (27.78%) Web Design
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) Document Management
8 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.56%) OO
8 1 (5.56%) OOP
8 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Perforce
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase
2 1 (5.56%) TIBCO