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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 77 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 28 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.51% 1.46% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.53% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 18
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +43.49%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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
1754 1440 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.45% 95.55% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 788 613
Median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 67 64
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 2016.

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)
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 £450 - 1
Stockport -7 2 £350 +7.69% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Manchester region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 47 (95.92%) HTML
2 46 (93.88%) CSS
3 45 (91.84%) JavaScript
4 40 (81.63%) Front End Development
5 29 (59.18%) HTML5
6 28 (57.14%) CSS3
7 24 (48.98%) Web Development
8 18 (36.73%) User Experience
9 15 (30.61%) jQuery
10 13 (26.53%) Sass
11 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
11 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.45%) Ajax
11 11 (22.45%) XML
12 10 (20.41%) Subversion
12 10 (20.41%) Web Design
12 10 (20.41%) LESS
12 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
12 10 (20.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 9 (18.37%) Wireframes
13 9 (18.37%) SEO
13 9 (18.37%) Java
14 8 (16.33%) XSLT
14 8 (16.33%) XHTML
14 8 (16.33%) Finance
14 8 (16.33%) XPath
15 7 (14.29%) Mercurial
15 7 (14.29%) Web Services
15 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
16 6 (12.24%) PHP

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 4 (8.16%) CMS
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) JBoss
2 3 (6.12%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) Subversion
3 7 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.12%) Ant
4 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.12%) Gradle
4 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) Maven
4 3 (6.12%) Selenium
5 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.08%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.04%) Grunt
6 1 (2.04%) gulp
6 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.04%) PhpStorm
6 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Electronics
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) HTML
2 46 (93.88%) CSS
3 29 (59.18%) HTML5
4 28 (57.14%) CSS3
5 15 (30.61%) jQuery
6 13 (26.53%) Sass
7 11 (22.45%) Ajax
7 11 (22.45%) XML
8 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.41%) LESS
9 8 (16.33%) XHTML
9 8 (16.33%) XSLT
10 7 (14.29%) Web Services
11 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
11 3 (6.12%) Spring
12 2 (4.08%) .NET
12 2 (4.08%) Backbone.js
12 2 (4.08%) D3.js
12 2 (4.08%) JSON
12 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.12%) NHS
2 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.12%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) e-Learning
3 2 (4.08%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) SCORM
4 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Front End Development
2 24 (48.98%) Web Development
3 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 10 (20.41%) Web Design
5 9 (18.37%) SEO
5 9 (18.37%) Wireframes
6 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.20%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) MVC
8 4 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.12%) CRM
9 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.12%) ERP
9 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.12%) SOLID
10 2 (4.08%) Time Management
10 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.37%) Java
3 8 (16.33%) XPath
4 6 (12.24%) PHP
5 5 (10.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) IBM
1 3 (6.12%) Perforce
2 2 (4.08%) Adobe
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Capita
3 1 (2.04%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
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Stockport, Cheshire
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Rate: £28,000 per annum 12 Months Fixed Term Contract
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