The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 46 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 60 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.44% 1.90% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 2.00% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 23 11
Median daily rate £400 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £228 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £442 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -24.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1295 1553 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.93% 95.16% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 1067 607
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 38
Median hourly rate £14.57 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.13% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.55 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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

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

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

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

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 Leeds region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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 Leeds region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Leeds region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 109 (90.08%) Front End Development
2 108 (89.26%) CSS
3 106 (87.60%) HTML
4 98 (80.99%) JavaScript
5 69 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (49.59%) HTML5
7 55 (45.45%) CSS3
8 46 (38.02%) AngularJS
8 46 (38.02%) React
9 40 (33.06%) Web Development
10 33 (27.27%) User Experience
11 32 (26.45%) Scrum
11 32 (26.45%) Node.js
12 28 (23.14%) JSON
13 26 (21.49%) Web Design
14 24 (19.83%) Responsive Web Design
15 23 (19.01%) Sass
16 22 (18.18%) Git (software)
16 22 (18.18%) Ruby
16 22 (18.18%) C#
16 22 (18.18%) HTTP
17 21 (17.36%) Linux
17 21 (17.36%) Ajax
17 21 (17.36%) Relational Database
17 21 (17.36%) REST
18 19 (15.70%) Subversion
18 19 (15.70%) MVC
19 18 (14.88%) Google
19 18 (14.88%) Configuration Management
20 17 (14.05%) Ruby on Rails

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (9.09%) Confluence
2 9 (7.44%) WordPress
3 3 (2.48%) CMS
3 3 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.65%) Magnolia
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.83%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Magento
2 2 (1.65%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.31%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.70%) Subversion
3 16 (13.22%) JIRA
4 11 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 11 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.09%) JUnit
5 6 (4.96%) Grunt
5 6 (4.96%) gulp
6 4 (3.31%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.48%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.83%) Babel
9 1 (0.83%) Capybara
9 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.83%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.83%) RSpec
General
1 13 (10.74%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.13%) Games
4 2 (1.65%) Marketing
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (89.26%) CSS
2 106 (87.60%) HTML
3 60 (49.59%) HTML5
4 55 (45.45%) CSS3
5 46 (38.02%) AngularJS
5 46 (38.02%) React
6 32 (26.45%) Node.js
7 28 (23.14%) JSON
8 23 (19.01%) Sass
9 21 (17.36%) Ajax
9 21 (17.36%) REST
10 17 (14.05%) RESTful
10 17 (14.05%) Ruby on Rails
10 17 (14.05%) Spring
10 17 (14.05%) Spring MVC
11 16 (13.22%) Django
11 16 (13.22%) Guice
12 14 (11.57%) jQuery
13 12 (9.92%) Play Framework
14 8 (6.61%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.27%) User Experience
2 5 (4.13%) PlayStation
3 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.36%) Linux
2 8 (6.61%) Unix
3 7 (5.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (90.08%) Front End Development
2 69 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (33.06%) Web Development
4 32 (26.45%) Scrum
5 26 (21.49%) Web Design
6 24 (19.83%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (15.70%) MVC
8 18 (14.88%) Configuration Management
9 17 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (14.05%) Open Source
9 17 (14.05%) TDD
10 15 (12.40%) Automated Testing
10 15 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (9.92%) Code Optimisation
11 12 (9.92%) Line Management
11 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
11 12 (9.92%) OO
12 11 (9.09%) OWASP
13 6 (4.96%) Software Engineering
14 5 (4.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 98 (80.99%) JavaScript
2 22 (18.18%) C#
2 22 (18.18%) Ruby
3 16 (13.22%) Python
4 14 (11.57%) Java
5 11 (9.09%) Scala
6 9 (7.44%) PHP
7 3 (2.48%) SQL
8 1 (0.83%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (1.65%) Degree
1 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 18 (14.88%) Google
2 5 (4.13%) Sony
2 5 (4.13%) Virgin Media
3 4 (3.31%) Adobe
4 3 (2.48%) Sitecore