The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 89 94 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 23 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 0.99% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.05% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 5
Average daily rate
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£265 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +13.63%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2196 1993 2423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.49% 93.92% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1336 1059 1301
Average daily rate £330 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 123 151
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.39% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £10.13 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Front-End Developer
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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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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 +6 17 £270 +20.00% 10
North Yorkshire -4 1 £225 -21.05% 1
South Yorkshire -4 1 - - 4
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 50 (94.34%) HTML
2 45 (84.91%) CSS
3 35 (66.04%) JavaScript
4 34 (64.15%) jQuery
5 30 (56.60%) HTML5
6 24 (45.28%) CSS3
7 15 (28.30%) PHP
8 14 (26.42%) Sass
9 13 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (18.87%) MVC
10 10 (18.87%) Web Design
11 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.32%) Photoshop
13 5 (9.43%) Scrum
13 5 (9.43%) Adobe
13 5 (9.43%) CMS
13 5 (9.43%) WordPress
14 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
14 4 (7.55%) SQL
14 4 (7.55%) Zend
14 4 (7.55%) JSON
15 3 (5.66%) Orchard
15 3 (5.66%) Marketing
15 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
15 3 (5.66%) MySQL
15 3 (5.66%) LAMP
15 3 (5.66%) Advertising
15 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (5.66%) LESS

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (9.43%) CMS
1 5 (9.43%) WordPress
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.89%) Grunt
3 1 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 3 (5.66%) Marketing
1 3 (5.66%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (94.34%) HTML
2 45 (84.91%) CSS
3 34 (64.15%) jQuery
4 30 (56.60%) HTML5
5 24 (45.28%) CSS3
6 14 (26.42%) Sass
7 4 (7.55%) JSON
8 3 (5.66%) LAMP
8 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (5.66%) LESS
9 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.77%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.77%) .NET
9 2 (3.77%) JSP
9 2 (3.77%) XML
9 2 (3.77%) Spring
9 2 (3.77%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.77%) MooTools
10 1 (1.89%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.89%) W3C
2 1 (1.89%) iPad
2 1 (1.89%) Open Source
2 1 (1.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (18.87%) MVC
2 10 (18.87%) Web Design
3 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.43%) Scrum
5 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.77%) Build Automation
6 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.77%) SEO
6 2 (3.77%) OOP
6 2 (3.77%) OO
6 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Web Development
6 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.89%) Usability Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) JavaScript
2 15 (28.30%) PHP
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) Ruby
5 1 (1.89%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Adobe
2 4 (7.55%) Zend
3 3 (5.66%) Orchard
4 2 (3.77%) hybris
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