The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
389 217 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.51% 95.18% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 136 126
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) User Experience
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
6 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
7 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (14.29%) React
8 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
9 1 (7.14%) Underscore.js
9 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 1 (7.14%) Heroku
9 1 (7.14%) BDD
9 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 1 (7.14%) Node.js
9 1 (7.14%) REST
9 1 (7.14%) RESTful
9 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (14.29%) React
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (7.14%) .NET
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.14%) Dojo
8 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
8 1 (7.14%) LAMP
8 1 (7.14%) REST
8 1 (7.14%) RESTful
8 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (7.14%) Underscore.js
8 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft