The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire 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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 26 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 25 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.68% 1.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 2.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 0
Median daily rate £343 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.10% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
425 487 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.59% 95.49% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 331 222
Median daily rate £400 £388 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 23
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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

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

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

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

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 South Yorkshire region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Sheffield +17 24 £343 +37.10% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 36 (76.60%) Front End Development
2 35 (74.47%) CSS
3 32 (68.09%) HTML
4 26 (55.32%) JavaScript
5 19 (40.43%) Web Development
6 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) jQuery
8 16 (34.04%) RESTful
9 14 (29.79%) GitHub
10 13 (27.66%) Backbone.js
10 13 (27.66%) Laravel
10 13 (27.66%) User Experience
10 13 (27.66%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
13 10 (21.28%) Node.js
13 10 (21.28%) Web Services
14 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
14 9 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (17.02%) Sass
16 7 (14.89%) React
16 7 (14.89%) HTML5
16 7 (14.89%) CSS3
16 7 (14.89%) Unix
16 7 (14.89%) Linux
16 7 (14.89%) Java
16 7 (14.89%) Mac OS X
17 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
17 6 (12.77%) MVC
17 6 (12.77%) Finance

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (8.51%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) GitHub
2 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.51%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.13%) Grunt
3 1 (2.13%) gulp
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) CSS
2 32 (68.09%) HTML
3 17 (36.17%) jQuery
4 16 (34.04%) RESTful
5 13 (27.66%) Backbone.js
5 13 (27.66%) Laravel
6 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
7 10 (21.28%) Node.js
7 10 (21.28%) Web Services
8 9 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (17.02%) Sass
10 7 (14.89%) CSS3
10 7 (14.89%) HTML5
10 7 (14.89%) React
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (12.77%) Entity Framework
11 6 (12.77%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (12.77%) REST
11 6 (12.77%) Unity DI Container
12 3 (6.38%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) User Experience
2 1 (2.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
1 7 (14.89%) Mac OS X
1 7 (14.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Front End Development
2 19 (40.43%) Web Development
3 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.66%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 6 (12.77%) BDD
5 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.77%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (12.77%) MVC
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
5 6 (12.77%) Web Design
6 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.64%) Scrum
7 4 (8.51%) Analytics
7 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.38%) DevOps
8 3 (6.38%) Line Management
8 3 (6.38%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.89%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) C#
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.77%) VBA
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.13%) PHP 5
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Google
2 3 (6.38%) Adobe
2 3 (6.38%) Ensighten