The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 23 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 Leeds 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 62 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 16 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.52% 0.99% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.05% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £225 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +13.63%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
982 856 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.52% 94.38% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 455 624
Average daily rate £325 £308 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £186 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 34 48
Average hourly rate £13.50 £29.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% +93.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Front-End Developer
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Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Front-End 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 across the Leeds region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Front-End 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 across the Leeds region.

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 37 (92.50%) HTML
2 32 (80.00%) CSS
3 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (60.00%) jQuery
5 18 (45.00%) HTML5
6 16 (40.00%) CSS3
7 13 (32.50%) PHP
8 11 (27.50%) Sass
9 10 (25.00%) MVC
10 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (15.00%) Web Design
13 5 (12.50%) Scrum
13 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 4 (10.00%) Zend
14 4 (10.00%) WordPress
14 4 (10.00%) JSON
14 4 (10.00%) SQL
14 4 (10.00%) CMS
15 3 (7.50%) Advertising
15 3 (7.50%) Adobe
15 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
15 3 (7.50%) Marketing
15 3 (7.50%) Orchard
15 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
15 3 (7.50%) LESS
15 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
16 2 (5.00%) Build Automation
16 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
16 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 4 (10.00%) WordPress
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.50%) Grunt
2 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.50%) Advertising
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) HTML
2 32 (80.00%) CSS
3 24 (60.00%) jQuery
4 18 (45.00%) HTML5
5 16 (40.00%) CSS3
6 11 (27.50%) Sass
7 4 (10.00%) JSON
8 3 (7.50%) LESS
9 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.00%) MooTools
9 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
9 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
9 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.00%) JSP
9 2 (5.00%) XML
9 2 (5.00%) LAMP
9 2 (5.00%) Spring
10 1 (2.50%) Ajax
10 1 (2.50%) .NET
10 1 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) MVC
2 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Web Design
5 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.00%) OOP
7 2 (5.00%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (32.50%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Zend
2 3 (7.50%) Adobe
2 3 (7.50%) Orchard
3 2 (5.00%) hybris
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