The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 138 116 124
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 16 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.62% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.66% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 2
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£340 £300 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +84.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £288 £225
% change year-on-year
+6.08% +27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
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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
3466 2863 2269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.27% 93.41% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2022 1554 1074
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £218 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 165 174
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Front-End Web 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 across the North West region.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Front-End Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Front-End Web 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 across the North West region.

Front-End Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Front-End Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheshire -4 10 £340 +20.88% 1
Manchester -16 4 £318 -15.33% 3
Merseyside -24 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £225 - 1
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Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) jQuery
3 17 (77.27%) CSS3
4 15 (68.18%) HTML5
5 14 (63.64%) AngularJS
6 11 (50.00%) .NET
7 10 (45.45%) MVC
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
8 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (40.91%) TypeScript
9 8 (36.36%) Scrum
10 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (27.27%) Web Development
12 5 (22.73%) TDD
12 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
13 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
13 3 (13.64%) PHP
13 3 (13.64%) C#
13 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
13 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
13 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
13 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (13.64%) SDLC
14 2 (9.09%) User Experience
14 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (9.09%) Sass

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) WordPress
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Grunt
4 1 (4.55%) PhantomJS
4 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.55%) Bower
4 1 (4.55%) gulp
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) jQuery
3 17 (77.27%) CSS3
4 15 (68.18%) HTML5
5 14 (63.64%) AngularJS
6 11 (50.00%) .NET
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
8 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
11 2 (9.09%) Sass
11 2 (9.09%) LESS
11 2 (9.09%) Ember.js
11 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (9.09%) Smarty
12 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (4.55%) Web Services
12 1 (4.55%) XML
12 1 (4.55%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) BDD
6 2 (9.09%) SEO
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) TypeScript
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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