The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 116 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 30 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.03% 0.86% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.90% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 30
Average daily rate £325 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £379 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
2758 2433 2172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.91% 94.85% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1799 1596 1267
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 121 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the Yorkshire region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the Yorkshire region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 20 £350 -6.66% 21
South Yorkshire - 10 £250 - 4
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 77 (95.06%) HTML
1 77 (95.06%) CSS
2 74 (91.36%) JavaScript
3 66 (81.48%) Front End Development
4 42 (51.85%) HTML5
5 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (45.68%) CSS3
7 35 (43.21%) AngularJS
8 27 (33.33%) Sass
8 27 (33.33%) Java
9 22 (27.16%) Responsive Web Design
9 22 (27.16%) Mustache
10 21 (25.93%) User Experience
11 19 (23.46%) jQuery
11 19 (23.46%) .NET
11 19 (23.46%) Web Design
12 18 (22.22%) C#
12 18 (22.22%) PHP
13 17 (20.99%) Ruby
14 16 (19.75%) Git (software)
14 16 (19.75%) C++
14 16 (19.75%) Python
15 15 (18.52%) Linux
15 15 (18.52%) Configuration Management
15 15 (18.52%) Node.js
16 14 (17.28%) Subversion
17 13 (16.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (13.58%) Performance Analysis
18 11 (13.58%) Firebug
19 10 (12.35%) MySQL

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (18.52%) Node.js
2 5 (6.17%) WordPress
3 3 (3.70%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.70%) Drupal
3 3 (3.70%) SAS
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) MySQL
2 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.28%) Subversion
3 11 (13.58%) Firebug
4 4 (4.94%) Grunt
4 4 (4.94%) gulp
4 4 (4.94%) Selenium
5 2 (2.47%) JIRA
6 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (95.06%) CSS
1 77 (95.06%) HTML
2 42 (51.85%) HTML5
3 37 (45.68%) CSS3
4 35 (43.21%) AngularJS
5 27 (33.33%) Sass
6 22 (27.16%) Mustache
7 19 (23.46%) .NET
7 19 (23.46%) jQuery
8 13 (16.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (7.41%) React
10 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
10 5 (6.17%) Backbone.js
10 5 (6.17%) JSON
11 4 (4.94%) Servlets
11 4 (4.94%) XHTML
12 3 (3.70%) Ajax
12 3 (3.70%) JSP
12 3 (3.70%) Spring
12 3 (3.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.93%) User Experience
2 4 (4.94%) Social Media
3 3 (3.70%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Social Network
5 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Linux
2 9 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 9 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) Android
3 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) webOS
4 1 (1.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (81.48%) Front End Development
2 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.16%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (23.46%) Web Design
5 15 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 11 (13.58%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (9.88%) Automated Testing
7 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.88%) MVC
7 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.17%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.17%) OO
8 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.17%) TDD
8 5 (6.17%) Web Development
9 4 (4.94%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.94%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (3.70%) Build Automation
10 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.70%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 74 (91.36%) JavaScript
2 27 (33.33%) Java
3 18 (22.22%) C#
3 18 (22.22%) PHP
4 17 (20.99%) Ruby
5 16 (19.75%) C++
5 16 (19.75%) Python
6 9 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (2.47%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.23%) Groovy
8 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Adobe
2 3 (3.70%) hybris
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) Facebook
4 1 (1.23%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.23%) New Relic
4 1 (1.23%) Omniture
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