The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales 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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK / Wales
Rank 56 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 9 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.29% 1.79% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.83% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Median daily rate £385 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -29.03%
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 Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
674 657 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.56% 97.77% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 457 393
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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

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

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

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

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 Wales region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Wales region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
South Wales +18 4 £315 +1.20% 6
North Wales -1 2 £363 - 1
West Wales -16 1 £300 +9.09%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) HTML
1 21 (87.50%) CSS
1 21 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) HTML5
6 11 (45.83%) CSS3
7 10 (41.67%) jQuery
8 7 (29.17%) Web Development
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) Node.js
9 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.83%) User Experience
10 4 (16.67%) React
10 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 4 (16.67%) Wireframes
11 3 (12.50%) Protractor
11 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
11 3 (12.50%) gulp
11 3 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (12.50%) BDD
11 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (12.50%) Grunt
11 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
11 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 3 (12.50%) Web Design

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Grunt
2 3 (12.50%) gulp
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Protractor
3 1 (4.17%) Babel
3 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Publishing
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) CSS
1 21 (87.50%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 12 (50.00%) HTML5
4 11 (45.83%) CSS3
5 10 (41.67%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) Node.js
6 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (16.67%) React
8 3 (12.50%) Ajax
9 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.33%) Django
9 2 (8.33%) Durandal
9 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.17%) Highcharts JS
10 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (12.50%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.17%) SEO
7 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) WAI
1 1 (4.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
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