The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 73 65 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 20 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.27% 1.54% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.62% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 1
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£275 £250 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £301 £263
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -23.33%
Front-End Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1471 1362 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.52% 95.65% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 696 610
Average daily rate £350 £343 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 115 103
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 2015. 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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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
Nottinghamshire -5 8 £250 - 7
Leicestershire -2 7 £275 +12.24% 8
Northamptonshire +3 2 £231 - 1
Derbyshire -6 1 £265 +6.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (91.30%) HTML
3 20 (86.96%) CSS
4 14 (60.87%) jQuery
5 11 (47.83%) HTML5
6 9 (39.13%) CSS3
7 5 (21.74%) User Experience
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) WordPress
9 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (13.04%) Sass
9 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (8.70%) LESS
10 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (8.70%) Magento
10 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
10 2 (8.70%) Marketing
10 2 (8.70%) LINQ
10 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
11 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
11 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
11 1 (4.35%) .NET
11 1 (4.35%) MySQL
11 1 (4.35%) MVC
11 1 (4.35%) SEO
11 1 (4.35%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (17.39%) WordPress
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Grunt
2 1 (4.35%) gulp
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) jQuery
4 11 (47.83%) HTML5
5 9 (39.13%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) Sass
6 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.70%) LINQ
7 2 (8.70%) LESS
7 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.35%) Kendo UI
8 1 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (4.35%) .NET
8 1 (4.35%) XML
8 1 (4.35%) Flash
8 1 (4.35%) JSON
8 1 (4.35%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) SEO
4 1 (4.35%) Web Design
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (4.35%) OOP
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Brand Management
4 1 (4.35%) Online Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.35%) PHP5
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Google
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