The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 55 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.83% 0.26% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.28% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£238 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £280 £280
% change year-on-year
+11.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £37.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +23.96%
Front-End Developer
England

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
555 354 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.65% 91.71% 92.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 162 214
Average daily rate £350 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 60 33
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £32.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Front-End 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 across the North East region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Front-End 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 across the North East region.

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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
Tyne and Wear -17 3 £220 - 4
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Front-End 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 in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
6 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
7 2 (22.22%) CMS
7 2 (22.22%) Web Design
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Spring
7 2 (22.22%) Android
7 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
7 2 (22.22%) JBoss
7 2 (22.22%) Swing
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
7 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
7 2 (22.22%) REST
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Identity Foundation

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Front-End 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Swing
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) WF
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: £300 - £325/day
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day This is a 6 month contract with a scope to b
Posted: 5 days ago
Darlington
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago