The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 151 135 111
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 6 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.41% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.44% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 9
Median daily rate £150 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Front End Web 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 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
3572 3446 2900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.70% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2224 1997 1564
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 194 173
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the North West region.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the North West region.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Merseyside -1 3 - -
Cheshire -3 2 £150 -55.88% 1
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (80.00%) Web Development
3 16 (64.00%) jQuery
3 16 (64.00%) Front End Development
4 14 (56.00%) CSS3
4 14 (56.00%) HTML5
5 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
6 10 (40.00%) Ajax
7 9 (36.00%) Web Design
8 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (28.00%) User Experience
8 7 (28.00%) MVC
9 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
10 5 (20.00%) Subversion
10 5 (20.00%) SEO
10 5 (20.00%) .NET
10 5 (20.00%) Sass
10 5 (20.00%) LESS
10 5 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 4 (16.00%) Wireframes
11 4 (16.00%) PHP
11 4 (16.00%) XML
11 4 (16.00%) XSLT
11 4 (16.00%) XHTML
11 4 (16.00%) TDD
11 4 (16.00%) XPath
11 4 (16.00%) Mercurial
12 2 (8.00%) Adobe

Front End Web 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 2 (8.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
3 4 (16.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) jQuery
3 14 (56.00%) CSS3
3 14 (56.00%) HTML5
4 10 (40.00%) Ajax
5 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.00%) LESS
5 5 (20.00%) Sass
6 4 (16.00%) XHTML
6 4 (16.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) XSLT
7 2 (8.00%) Smarty
7 2 (8.00%) Spring
7 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Web Services
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Web Development
2 16 (64.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (36.00%) Web Design
4 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 5 (20.00%) SEO
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Wireframes
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Prototyping
8 1 (4.00%) SDLC
8 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) XPath
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe