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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 93 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 17 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.25% 1.28% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.34% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Median daily rate £350 £401 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% +28.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £512 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £27.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+109.09% -24.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
1258 1041 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.57% 95.24% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 661 401
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £270 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 51 47
Median hourly rate £26.50 £15.86 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.08% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.50 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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)
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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
Tyne and Wear -16 17 £350 -17.64% 2
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 27 September 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 North East region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 27 (96.43%) Front End Development
2 23 (82.14%) CSS
3 22 (78.57%) HTML
4 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
4 17 (60.71%) CSS3
5 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (53.57%) HTML5
7 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
8 11 (39.29%) Node.js
8 11 (39.29%) TDD
9 10 (35.71%) Java
10 9 (32.14%) JSON
11 8 (28.57%) Ajax
11 8 (28.57%) Sass
12 7 (25.00%) REST
12 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 7 (25.00%) jQuery
12 7 (25.00%) J2EE
12 7 (25.00%) Struts
13 6 (21.43%) C#
13 6 (21.43%) OO
13 6 (21.43%) MVC
13 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
13 6 (21.43%) BDD
13 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
13 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
13 6 (21.43%) LESS
14 5 (17.86%) Guice
14 5 (17.86%) Subversion

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 2 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
3 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 5 (17.86%) Subversion
4 3 (10.71%) Grunt
4 3 (10.71%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (7.14%) gulp
5 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) JUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Protractor
6 1 (3.57%) Ant
6 1 (3.57%) GitLab
6 1 (3.57%) Gradle
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium
6 1 (3.57%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) CSS
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
3 17 (60.71%) CSS3
4 15 (53.57%) HTML5
5 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 11 (39.29%) Node.js
7 9 (32.14%) JSON
8 8 (28.57%) Ajax
8 8 (28.57%) Sass
9 7 (25.00%) J2EE
9 7 (25.00%) jQuery
9 7 (25.00%) REST
9 7 (25.00%) Struts
10 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
10 6 (21.43%) LESS
11 5 (17.86%) Django
11 5 (17.86%) Guice
11 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (17.86%) Spring
11 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Front End Development
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) BDD
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (21.43%) MVC
4 6 (21.43%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) Web Development
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Web Design
7 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (7.14%) Data Management
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) OWASP
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby
5 4 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Siebel