The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 87 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 19 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.05% 1.47% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.54% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 12
Average daily rate £363 £368 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +18.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £286 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £433 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
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
1722 1368 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.03% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 790 602
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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

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

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -8 2 £323 -0.76% 2
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 61 (98.39%) HTML
2 51 (82.26%) CSS
3 50 (80.65%) JavaScript
4 47 (75.81%) Front End Development
5 41 (66.13%) HTML5
6 32 (51.61%) CSS3
7 22 (35.48%) jQuery
8 18 (29.03%) Web Development
8 18 (29.03%) AngularJS
9 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
9 15 (24.19%) Web Services
10 14 (22.58%) XML
10 14 (22.58%) Magento
10 14 (22.58%) Backbone.js
11 13 (20.97%) Sass
11 13 (20.97%) JSON
12 12 (19.35%) Ajax
12 12 (19.35%) Subversion
12 12 (19.35%) LESS
12 12 (19.35%) User Experience
13 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (17.74%) EPiServer
14 10 (16.13%) TDD
14 10 (16.13%) XHTML
14 10 (16.13%) SAML
15 9 (14.52%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (14.52%) XSLT
15 9 (14.52%) Java
15 9 (14.52%) Web Design
15 9 (14.52%) OAuth

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.45%) JBoss
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) CMS
2 3 (4.84%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (4.84%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.35%) Subversion
3 7 (11.29%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.84%) Ant
4 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.84%) Gradle
4 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.84%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) Selenium
5 2 (3.23%) Grunt
6 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
6 1 (1.61%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.61%) Log4j
6 1 (1.61%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (4.84%) Electronics
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (98.39%) HTML
2 51 (82.26%) CSS
3 41 (66.13%) HTML5
4 32 (51.61%) CSS3
5 22 (35.48%) jQuery
6 18 (29.03%) AngularJS
7 15 (24.19%) Web Services
8 14 (22.58%) Backbone.js
8 14 (22.58%) XML
9 13 (20.97%) JSON
9 13 (20.97%) Sass
10 12 (19.35%) Ajax
10 12 (19.35%) LESS
11 10 (16.13%) SAML
11 10 (16.13%) XHTML
12 9 (14.52%) OAuth
12 9 (14.52%) XSLT
13 8 (12.90%) React
14 4 (6.45%) .NET
14 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) User Experience
2 3 (4.84%) e-Learning
2 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.84%) NHS
2 3 (4.84%) Web 2.0
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) SCORM
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (75.81%) Front End Development
2 18 (29.03%) Web Development
3 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.13%) TDD
5 9 (14.52%) Web Design
6 8 (12.90%) SEO
7 6 (9.68%) Scrum
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.06%) MVC
9 4 (6.45%) BDD
9 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.84%) OO
10 3 (4.84%) SOLID
11 2 (3.23%) Typography
11 2 (3.23%) Web Accessibility
12 1 (1.61%) Concurrent Programming
12 1 (1.61%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (80.65%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.52%) Java
3 8 (12.90%) XPath
4 5 (8.06%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) Clojure
6 1 (1.61%) Groovy
6 1 (1.61%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) WCAG
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) EPiServer
2 9 (14.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.84%) Adobe
3 3 (4.84%) IBM
3 3 (4.84%) Perforce
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Capita
5 1 (1.61%) Ektron
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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