The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 48 59
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 6 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.02% 1.68% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.79% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 12
Median daily rate £425 £360 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.05% +30.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £318
% change year-on-year +11.11% +6.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 544 560 755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.67% 94.28% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 319 440
Median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £155 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 31 85
Median hourly rate £19.38 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.52% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.91 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridgeshire

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridgeshire

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridgeshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridge +5 6 £425 +18.05% 3
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) Front End Development
4 9 (60.00%) Node.js
5 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
5 8 (53.33%) jQuery
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
6 7 (46.67%) CSS3
6 7 (46.67%) gulp
7 6 (40.00%) Sass
7 6 (40.00%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (33.33%) User Experience
8 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (26.67%) Angular 2
9 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
9 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (26.67%) Spring
9 4 (26.67%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) ECMAScript
10 3 (20.00%) IntelliJ
10 3 (20.00%) SDL Web 8
10 3 (20.00%) Ajax
10 3 (20.00%) Web Development
10 3 (20.00%) Graphic Design

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) PouchDB
1 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) gulp
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (20.00%) Grunt
3 3 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (20.00%) PhantomJS
3 3 (20.00%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) Node.js
3 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) Sass
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (26.67%) Angular 2
7 4 (26.67%) Spring
7 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
8 3 (20.00%) Ajax
8 3 (20.00%) PhoneGap
8 3 (20.00%) REST
9 2 (13.33%) D3.js
10 1 (6.67%) JSON
10 1 (6.67%) Laravel
10 1 (6.67%) LESS
10 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Front End Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) UX Design
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (13.33%) SEO
7 1 (6.67%) B2C
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) OWASP
7 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Dart
3 3 (20.00%) ECMAScript
3 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google
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