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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 57 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.66% 0.78% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.81% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Median daily rate £325 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +5.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +43.49%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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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
522 745 770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.31% 96.25% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 485 477
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 40 29
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £8.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 5 £200 -48.38% 1
North Wales +4 4 £325 -7.14%
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Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Wales region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 18 (85.71%) CSS
3 17 (80.95%) jQuery
4 16 (76.19%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
6 7 (33.33%) CSS3
6 7 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (28.57%) Web Design
7 6 (28.57%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) Web Development
9 4 (19.05%) Java EE
9 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
9 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
9 4 (19.05%) Spring Security
9 4 (19.05%) Spring
9 4 (19.05%) .NET
9 4 (19.05%) JDBC
9 4 (19.05%) JSP
9 4 (19.05%) Servlets
9 4 (19.05%) XML
9 4 (19.05%) XSLT
9 4 (19.05%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (19.05%) HTTP
9 4 (19.05%) IBM
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) User Experience
10 3 (14.29%) Wireframes

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 4 (19.05%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
2 17 (80.95%) jQuery
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) HTML5
5 7 (33.33%) CSS3
5 7 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) Java EE
6 4 (19.05%) JDBC
6 4 (19.05%) JSP
6 4 (19.05%) Servlets
6 4 (19.05%) Spring
6 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
6 4 (19.05%) Spring Security
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) XSLT
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) Ajax
9 1 (4.76%) Ext JS
9 1 (4.76%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) W3C
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
3 6 (28.57%) Web Design
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile First
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) SEO
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.76%) UX Design
7 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Groovy
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) WAI
1 1 (4.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter