The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / North West
Rank 91 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 41 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.55% 1.27% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.34% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 32
Median daily rate £325 £350 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £251 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2516 3645 2973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.02% 94.72% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1616 2167 1718
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 168 190
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West 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 West

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

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 West region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

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 West region.

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

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

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 West region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Manchester +14 30 £325 -5.79% 21
Cheshire +14 7 £388 -15.76% 4
Lancashire +3 4 £250 -16.66% 3
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 West region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 75 (97.40%) JavaScript
2 69 (89.61%) HTML
3 68 (88.31%) CSS
4 66 (85.71%) Front End Development
5 50 (64.94%) AngularJS
6 42 (54.55%) HTML5
7 34 (44.16%) CSS3
8 30 (38.96%) jQuery
9 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 22 (28.57%) gulp
11 19 (24.68%) E-Commerce
12 18 (23.38%) TDD
12 18 (23.38%) Grunt
12 18 (23.38%) User Experience
13 16 (20.78%) React
14 15 (19.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (16.88%) Sass
15 13 (16.88%) Web Development
16 12 (15.58%) RESTful
16 12 (15.58%) Java
17 11 (14.29%) PHP
17 11 (14.29%) MySQL
18 10 (12.99%) Responsive Web Design
18 10 (12.99%) Apple iOS
18 10 (12.99%) Node.js
19 8 (10.39%) Backbone.js
19 8 (10.39%) Games
20 7 (9.09%) Ajax
20 7 (9.09%) OO

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (3.90%) CMS
1 3 (3.90%) WordPress
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.60%) SAS
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) Jetty
3 1 (1.30%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.30%) Magnolia
3 1 (1.30%) nginx
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) InVision
2 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
2 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Network Security
2 1 (1.30%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (2.60%) Big Data
2 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 22 (28.57%) gulp
2 18 (23.38%) Grunt
3 5 (6.49%) Babel
4 4 (5.19%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.60%) Protractor
5 2 (2.60%) Subversion
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.30%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 8 (10.39%) Games
2 4 (5.19%) Banking
2 4 (5.19%) Marketing
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (89.61%) HTML
2 68 (88.31%) CSS
3 50 (64.94%) AngularJS
4 42 (54.55%) HTML5
5 34 (44.16%) CSS3
6 30 (38.96%) jQuery
7 16 (20.78%) React
8 15 (19.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (16.88%) Sass
10 12 (15.58%) RESTful
11 10 (12.99%) Node.js
12 8 (10.39%) Backbone.js
13 7 (9.09%) Ajax
14 6 (7.79%) JSON
15 5 (6.49%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (6.49%) LESS
15 5 (6.49%) XML
16 4 (5.19%) .NET
16 4 (5.19%) Flash
16 4 (5.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) User Experience
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) Fintech
3 2 (2.60%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.30%) iPad
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.30%) W3C
4 1 (1.30%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.68%) E-Commerce
4 18 (23.38%) TDD
5 13 (16.88%) Web Development
6 10 (12.99%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (9.09%) OO
8 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.79%) Web Design
8 6 (7.79%) Wireframes
9 5 (6.49%) Mobile Development
10 3 (3.90%) CRM
10 3 (3.90%) Data Analysis
11 2 (2.60%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.60%) ERP
11 2 (2.60%) Mobile First
11 2 (2.60%) Re-Platforming
12 1 (1.30%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 1 (1.30%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.30%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 75 (97.40%) JavaScript
2 12 (15.58%) Java
3 11 (14.29%) PHP
4 4 (5.19%) C#
5 3 (3.90%) ActionScript
5 3 (3.90%) Python
6 2 (2.60%) SQL
6 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.30%) ES6
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (3.90%) Adobe
2 1 (1.30%) Perforce
2 1 (1.30%) Xamarin
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