The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 107 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 42 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.33% 0.93% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.00% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 15
Average daily rate
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£318 £285 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £360 £281
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+143.33% -60.00%
Front-End Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2956 2205 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.81% 93.04% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2002 1329 1116
Average daily rate £360 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 124 138
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Yorkshire region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Front-End Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 37 £318 +18.69% 19
South Yorkshire -17 4 £295 +14.56% 2
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Front-End 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 in their job title.

1 77 (91.67%) HTML
2 75 (89.29%) CSS
3 67 (79.76%) JavaScript
4 35 (41.67%) HTML5
5 29 (34.52%) CSS3
6 28 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 27 (32.14%) Web Design
8 22 (26.19%) Sass
9 20 (23.81%) jQuery
10 19 (22.62%) Subversion
11 17 (20.24%) PHP
11 17 (20.24%) Java
12 16 (19.05%) Configuration Management
12 16 (19.05%) Node.js
12 16 (19.05%) AngularJS
13 15 (17.86%) Mac OS X
13 15 (17.86%) Linux
14 14 (16.67%) UNIX
14 14 (16.67%) HTTP
15 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
16 11 (13.10%) MySQL
17 10 (11.90%) SQL
17 10 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (11.90%) Mustache
18 9 (10.71%) User Experience
18 9 (10.71%) Adobe
18 9 (10.71%) MVC
19 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Front-End 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (19.05%) Node.js
2 5 (5.95%) WordPress
3 4 (4.76%) Confluence
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.57%) SAS
4 3 (3.57%) CMS
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.57%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
2 11 (13.10%) MySQL
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.19%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.62%) Subversion
3 4 (4.76%) JIRA
4 3 (3.57%) Grunt
4 3 (3.57%) Sublime Text
4 3 (3.57%) Bower
5 2 (2.38%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (5.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (91.67%) HTML
2 75 (89.29%) CSS
3 35 (41.67%) HTML5
4 29 (34.52%) CSS3
5 22 (26.19%) Sass
6 20 (23.81%) jQuery
7 16 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 10 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (11.90%) Mustache
9 8 (9.52%) Ajax
10 7 (8.33%) XHTML
11 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 6 (7.14%) LESS
12 5 (5.95%) Spring
12 5 (5.95%) .NET
12 5 (5.95%) XML
13 4 (4.76%) XSL
13 4 (4.76%) XSLT
13 4 (4.76%) JSP
13 4 (4.76%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) User Experience
2 5 (5.95%) E-Learning
3 4 (4.76%) Social Media
3 4 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.38%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Linux
1 15 (17.86%) Mac OS X
2 14 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 27 (32.14%) Web Design
3 16 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.71%) MVC
5 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.33%) Web Development
7 5 (5.95%) OO
7 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.76%) UML
9 3 (3.57%) Scrum
9 3 (3.57%) TDD
9 3 (3.57%) SEO
9 3 (3.57%) Time Management
9 3 (3.57%) BDD
9 3 (3.57%) Analytics
10 2 (2.38%) SDLC
10 2 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.38%) Build Automation
10 2 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (79.76%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.24%) PHP
2 17 (20.24%) Java
3 10 (11.90%) SQL
4 4 (4.76%) XPath
5 3 (3.57%) C#
6 2 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (1.19%) C++
7 1 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Adobe
2 3 (3.57%) Omniture
2 3 (3.57%) Google
2 3 (3.57%) hybris
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) InterSystems
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