The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester 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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West / Manchester
Rank 59 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 30 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.18% 1.46% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.54% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 20
Median daily rate £325 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1313 1823 1371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.90% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 1043 809
Median daily rate £375 £370 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% +7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 54 68
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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

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

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

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

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 Manchester region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

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

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

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 Manchester region.

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

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 44 (97.78%) JavaScript
2 38 (84.44%) HTML
3 37 (82.22%) CSS
3 37 (82.22%) Front End Development
4 26 (57.78%) HTML5
5 25 (55.56%) AngularJS
6 19 (42.22%) CSS3
7 15 (33.33%) React
8 12 (26.67%) jQuery
9 10 (22.22%) RESTful
9 10 (22.22%) User Experience
10 9 (20.00%) gulp
10 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (20.00%) Web Development
11 8 (17.78%) Games
11 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
11 8 (17.78%) Grunt
12 7 (15.56%) Sass
12 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
13 6 (13.33%) TDD
13 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 6 (13.33%) Web Design
13 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
13 6 (13.33%) PHP
13 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (13.33%) Node.js
13 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
14 5 (11.11%) Java
14 5 (11.11%) MySQL

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (6.67%) WordPress
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.22%) Magnolia
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) InVision
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) GitHub
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) gulp
2 8 (17.78%) Grunt
3 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.89%) Babel
5 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.67%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) Axure RP
6 2 (4.44%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.22%) Mocha
7 1 (2.22%) Protractor
7 1 (2.22%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (2.22%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.22%) webpack
General
1 8 (17.78%) Games
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (84.44%) HTML
2 37 (82.22%) CSS
3 26 (57.78%) HTML5
4 25 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 19 (42.22%) CSS3
6 15 (33.33%) React
7 12 (26.67%) jQuery
8 10 (22.22%) RESTful
9 7 (15.56%) Sass
10 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
10 6 (13.33%) Node.js
10 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (11.11%) Ajax
12 4 (8.89%) Apache Cordova
12 4 (8.89%) Flash
12 4 (8.89%) JSON
13 3 (6.67%) Ionic Framework
13 3 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (6.67%) RequireJS
13 3 (6.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Fintech
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Front End Development
2 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (20.00%) Web Development
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.33%) TDD
4 6 (13.33%) Web Design
5 4 (8.89%) Mobile Development
5 4 (8.89%) OO
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Wireframes
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) Mobile First
7 2 (4.44%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (2.22%) Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.22%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.33%) PHP
3 5 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (6.67%) ActionScript
5 2 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) SQL
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Adobe
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