The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 94 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.60% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.64% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Average daily rate
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£230 £350 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +64.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
Front-End Web 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
1195 1087 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 90.60% 93.07% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 728 398
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 25
Average hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.38 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the Leeds region.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the Leeds region.

Front-End Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Front-End Web Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) Bower
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Omniture
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Dojo
4 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) Bower
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Omniture
1 1 (25.00%) Google