The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank - 10 11
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.37% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.69% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £225 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
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)
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 59 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 95.24% 80.82% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 21 37
Average daily rate £375 £365 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £120 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
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 Solihull

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 Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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

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

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 Solihull region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Web Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP