The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 34 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.64% 0.37% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 0.39% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £394 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
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
357 256 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.20% 95.17% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 152 115
Median daily rate £413 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 20
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.24 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.20 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Sheffield region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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 1 July 2016.

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

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Sheffield region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
3 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 14 (77.78%) Front End Development
4 13 (72.22%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 6 (33.33%) CSS3
8 5 (27.78%) BDD
8 5 (27.78%) Jasmine
8 5 (27.78%) Sass
8 5 (27.78%) Web Development
9 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (16.67%) Express
10 3 (16.67%) Node.js
11 2 (11.11%) REST
11 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (11.11%) User Experience
11 2 (11.11%) GitHub
11 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
11 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
11 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 2 (11.11%) TDD
11 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
11 2 (11.11%) Web Services
11 2 (11.11%) PHP
12 1 (5.56%) .NET
12 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.56%) JSUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) AngularJS
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) CSS3
7 5 (27.78%) Sass
8 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (16.67%) Express
9 3 (16.67%) Node.js
10 2 (11.11%) REST
10 2 (11.11%) Web Services
11 1 (5.56%) .NET
11 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
11 1 (5.56%) D3.js
11 1 (5.56%) Ember.js
11 1 (5.56%) React
11 1 (5.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Front End Development
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) SEO
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe