The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 65 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 34 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.17% 0.55% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 0.57% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 5 15
Average daily rate £325 £300 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £159 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
1485 1394 1462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.77% 96.54% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 760 775
Average daily rate £375 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £223 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 84 116
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.44 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the East Midlands region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the East Midlands region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northamptonshire - 19 £310 - 7
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £365 +8.14% 5
Derbyshire -11 3 £250 +85.18% 3
Leicestershire -12 2 £338 +18.42% 3
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Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 48 (90.57%) HTML
2 46 (86.79%) CSS
2 46 (86.79%) Front End Development
3 44 (83.02%) JavaScript
4 31 (58.49%) HTML5
5 29 (54.72%) CSS3
5 29 (54.72%) AngularJS
5 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (37.74%) jQuery
7 17 (32.08%) Sass
7 17 (32.08%) Scrum
8 14 (26.42%) Mobile App
8 14 (26.42%) Ajax
9 13 (24.53%) Java
10 12 (22.64%) User Experience
10 12 (22.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (20.75%) Ionic Framework
11 11 (20.75%) Workflow
12 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
12 10 (18.87%) gulp
12 10 (18.87%) Node.js
12 10 (18.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (15.09%) Apache Cordova
14 7 (13.21%) Adobe
14 7 (13.21%) Photoshop
14 7 (13.21%) Web Development
14 7 (13.21%) JSON
15 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (11.32%) C#
16 5 (9.43%) Ant

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) Node.js
2 5 (9.43%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.89%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) gulp
2 5 (9.43%) Ant
2 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) CasperJS
4 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) webpack
5 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.89%) Grunt
5 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
1 4 (7.55%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (90.57%) HTML
2 46 (86.79%) CSS
3 31 (58.49%) HTML5
4 29 (54.72%) AngularJS
4 29 (54.72%) CSS3
5 20 (37.74%) jQuery
6 17 (32.08%) Sass
7 14 (26.42%) Ajax
8 11 (20.75%) Ionic Framework
9 10 (18.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (15.09%) Apache Cordova
11 7 (13.21%) JSON
12 5 (9.43%) J2EE
12 5 (9.43%) JSF
12 5 (9.43%) JSP
12 5 (9.43%) RichFaces
13 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (7.55%) RESTful
14 3 (5.66%) Ember.js
14 3 (5.66%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Mobile App
2 12 (22.64%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.66%) W3C
4 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (86.79%) Front End Development
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) Scrum
4 12 (22.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (20.75%) Workflow
6 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
7 7 (13.21%) Web Development
8 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) TDD
9 5 (9.43%) Web Design
10 4 (7.55%) MVC
11 3 (5.66%) Android Development
11 3 (5.66%) CRM
11 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (5.66%) Progressive Enhancement
11 3 (5.66%) SEO
11 3 (5.66%) Use Case
12 2 (3.77%) Microservices
12 2 (3.77%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) Java
3 6 (11.32%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) PHP
5 2 (3.77%) Python
5 2 (3.77%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Adobe
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Siebel
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