The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / North East
Rank 48 71 39
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 44 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.88% 0.78% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 0.82% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 13
Median daily rate £350 £313 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -27.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.12% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
856 855 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 95.01% 95.11% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 545 334
Median daily rate £363 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £533 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 20 36
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £9.85 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.43 £24.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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 North East region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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 North East region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear +27 41 £350 -6.66% 1
Durham -1 3 £345 +12.65% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 North East region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 65 (97.01%) CSS
2 63 (94.03%) HTML
3 61 (91.04%) Front End Development
4 48 (71.64%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (65.67%) JavaScript
6 31 (46.27%) HTML5
6 31 (46.27%) CSS3
7 28 (41.79%) JSON
8 24 (35.82%) Ajax
9 21 (31.34%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (29.85%) REST
11 19 (28.36%) Web Design
12 18 (26.87%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (23.88%) Web Development
13 16 (23.88%) Scrum
14 15 (22.39%) MVC
14 15 (22.39%) Automated Testing
14 15 (22.39%) Continuous Deployment
15 13 (19.40%) Ruby
15 13 (19.40%) Guice
15 13 (19.40%) RESTful
15 13 (19.40%) Django
15 13 (19.40%) Google
15 13 (19.40%) Ruby on Rails
15 13 (19.40%) Spring
16 12 (17.91%) TDD
16 12 (17.91%) JIRA
16 12 (17.91%) Spring MVC
16 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
16 12 (17.91%) AngularJS

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (7.46%) Confluence
2 4 (5.97%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.97%) GIS
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
1 12 (17.91%) JIRA
2 11 (16.42%) Subversion
3 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.93%) JUnit
4 4 (5.97%) Grunt
4 4 (5.97%) gulp
5 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.99%) webpack
6 1 (1.49%) GitLab
6 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.49%) Protractor
6 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.49%) Advertising
1 1 (1.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (97.01%) CSS
2 63 (94.03%) HTML
3 31 (46.27%) CSS3
3 31 (46.27%) HTML5
4 28 (41.79%) JSON
5 24 (35.82%) Ajax
6 20 (29.85%) REST
7 13 (19.40%) Django
7 13 (19.40%) Guice
7 13 (19.40%) RESTful
7 13 (19.40%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (19.40%) Spring
8 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
8 12 (17.91%) Spring MVC
9 10 (14.93%) jQuery
9 10 (14.93%) Node.js
9 10 (14.93%) Sass
10 6 (8.96%) Play Framework
10 6 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) User Experience
2 5 (7.46%) NHS
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (91.04%) Front End Development
2 48 (71.64%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (31.34%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (28.36%) Web Design
5 18 (26.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (23.88%) Scrum
6 16 (23.88%) Web Development
7 15 (22.39%) Automated Testing
7 15 (22.39%) Continuous Deployment
7 15 (22.39%) MVC
8 12 (17.91%) TDD
9 11 (16.42%) Open Source
9 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
10 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.96%) BDD
11 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.96%) Service Design
12 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.46%) OWASP
13 4 (5.97%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (65.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (19.40%) Ruby
3 9 (13.43%) Java
4 8 (11.94%) C#
5 7 (10.45%) Python
6 6 (8.96%) Scala
7 3 (4.48%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Google
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe
3 1 (1.49%) Ensighten
3 1 (1.49%) Siebel