The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside 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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 37 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.67% 0.28% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.30% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £250 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+187.50% -38.46%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
282 335 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.31% 93.31% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 162 150
Median daily rate £370 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £193 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 15
Median hourly rate £20.55 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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

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

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

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

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 Merseyside region.

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

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

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 Merseyside region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Liverpool +8 1 £250 -33.33% 1
Wirral - 1 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Merseyside region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin