The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 54 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 37 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.61% 1.46% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 1.54% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 19
Median daily rate £375 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £560 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1355 1886 1638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.56% 95.25% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 1247 1129
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 62 65
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in West 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 West Yorkshire region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

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

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

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 West Yorkshire region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Leeds +22 34 £400 -21.56% 16
Bradford +17 2 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 90 (96.77%) HTML
2 89 (95.70%) CSS
3 87 (93.55%) Front End Development
4 68 (73.12%) HTML5
5 67 (72.04%) JavaScript
6 59 (63.44%) CSS3
7 50 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (35.48%) User Experience
9 32 (34.41%) JSON
10 29 (31.18%) Web Development
11 28 (30.11%) AngularJS
12 27 (29.03%) REST
13 25 (26.88%) Scrum
14 23 (24.73%) MVC
14 23 (24.73%) Ajax
15 20 (21.51%) Ruby
15 20 (21.51%) Ruby on Rails
15 20 (21.51%) C#
15 20 (21.51%) Responsive Web Design
15 20 (21.51%) jQuery
16 19 (20.43%) JIRA
16 19 (20.43%) Spring MVC
16 19 (20.43%) Guice
16 19 (20.43%) Django
16 19 (20.43%) Google
16 19 (20.43%) Spring
16 19 (20.43%) Web Design
17 18 (19.35%) RESTful
18 17 (18.28%) React
19 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 9 (9.68%) Confluence
2 5 (5.38%) CMS
2 5 (5.38%) WordPress
3 3 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.15%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (1.08%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) JIRA
2 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.83%) Jenkins
4 10 (10.75%) Subversion
5 9 (9.68%) Grunt
5 9 (9.68%) JUnit
6 8 (8.60%) gulp
7 3 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.08%) Capybara
9 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.08%) RSpec
9 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 4 (4.30%) Finance
1 4 (4.30%) Marketing
2 3 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Back Office
3 1 (1.08%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (96.77%) HTML
2 89 (95.70%) CSS
3 68 (73.12%) HTML5
4 59 (63.44%) CSS3
5 32 (34.41%) JSON
6 28 (30.11%) AngularJS
7 27 (29.03%) REST
8 23 (24.73%) Ajax
9 20 (21.51%) jQuery
9 20 (21.51%) Ruby on Rails
10 19 (20.43%) Django
10 19 (20.43%) Guice
10 19 (20.43%) Spring
10 19 (20.43%) Spring MVC
11 18 (19.35%) RESTful
12 17 (18.28%) React
13 13 (13.98%) Node.js
14 10 (10.75%) .NET
15 9 (9.68%) Play Framework
16 8 (8.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.48%) User Experience
2 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (93.55%) Front End Development
2 50 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (31.18%) Web Development
4 25 (26.88%) Scrum
5 23 (24.73%) MVC
6 20 (21.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (20.43%) Web Design
8 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (15.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
10 12 (12.90%) Automated Testing
10 12 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 12 (12.90%) Open Source
11 10 (10.75%) Line Management
11 10 (10.75%) Mentoring
12 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
12 9 (9.68%) OWASP
13 7 (7.53%) TDD
14 5 (5.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 5 (5.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 67 (72.04%) JavaScript
2 20 (21.51%) C#
2 20 (21.51%) Ruby
3 16 (17.20%) Python
4 9 (9.68%) Scala
5 4 (4.30%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) PHP
5 4 (4.30%) SQL
6 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Docker
1 2 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Google
2 8 (8.60%) Adobe
3 3 (3.23%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.08%) Kony
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.08%) Temenos
4 1 (1.08%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago