The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 71 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 19 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.31% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 6
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +13.63%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1368 1349 1340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.54% 93.10% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 676 646
Average daily rate £350 £335 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 99 112
Average hourly rate £13.62 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.17% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front-End Developer across the East Midlands region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Front-End Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer across the East Midlands region.

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +6 10 £245 - 2
Derbyshire - 4 £250 -
Nottinghamshire +11 3 £263 +5.00% 3
Northamptonshire 0 3 - - 5
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
3 30 (83.33%) HTML5
4 29 (80.56%) CSS3
4 29 (80.56%) jQuery
5 15 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (33.33%) PHP
7 11 (30.56%) MySQL
8 8 (22.22%) Web Design
9 7 (19.44%) .NET
9 7 (19.44%) OOP
9 7 (19.44%) OO
9 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
9 7 (19.44%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (16.67%) Sass
11 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
11 5 (13.89%) C#
11 5 (13.89%) Zend
11 5 (13.89%) Zend Framework
12 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
13 3 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
14 2 (5.56%) Finance
14 2 (5.56%) CMS
14 2 (5.56%) JSUnit
14 2 (5.56%) MVC
14 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
14 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
15 1 (2.78%) Jasmine

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.56%) JSUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.78%) Grunt
2 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.78%) Yeoman
2 1 (2.78%) Bower
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (83.33%) HTML5
3 29 (80.56%) jQuery
3 29 (80.56%) CSS3
4 7 (19.44%) .NET
5 6 (16.67%) Sass
6 5 (13.89%) Zend Framework
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.78%) GWT
8 1 (2.78%) RESTful
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.78%) REST
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
8 1 (2.78%) XML
8 1 (2.78%) DOM
8 1 (2.78%) XSLT
8 1 (2.78%) XHTML
8 1 (2.78%) LAMP
8 1 (2.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (22.22%) Web Design
3 7 (19.44%) OOP
3 7 (19.44%) OO
3 7 (19.44%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Content Management
6 1 (2.78%) Web Development
6 1 (2.78%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (13.89%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Zend
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £405 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £405.00 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £170 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago