Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Development (Client-Side Development)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 55 55
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 0
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 28 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.62% 2.46% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 2.76% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 5
Coventry median daily rate £425 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +29.17% -7.69%
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £346 £298
% change year-on-year +8.30% +16.39% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £16.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.66 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +91.63% - -

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 645 941 595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 83.33% 88.86% 82.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 682 390
Coventry median daily rate £415 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £296 £257
90th Percentile £540 £545 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 29
Coventry median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -25.00% -30.29%
10th Percentile £10.80 £11.30 £11.42
90th Percentile £38.40 £38.60 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £19.43 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.67% -2.85% -

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Coventry

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Development in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Coventry

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Coventry over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 27 (96.43%) HTML
1 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
1 27 (96.43%) CSS
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) C#
5 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 10 (35.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 9 (32.14%) jQuery
7 8 (28.57%) Kanban
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) OO
8 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) BDD
8 6 (21.43%) ES6
8 6 (21.43%) Sass
8 6 (21.43%) User Experience
8 6 (21.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
9 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (17.86%) XHTML
9 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.86%) W3C
10 4 (14.29%) TDD
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
2 3 (10.71%) PostCSS
3 2 (7.14%) Protractor
4 1 (3.57%) gulp
4 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (71.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Azure Developer
6 5 (17.86%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (17.86%) HTML Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Designer
8 3 (10.71%) Angular Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Cordova Developer
8 3 (10.71%) UI Designer
8 3 (10.71%) UI Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Digital Developer
10 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
10 1 (3.57%) UI/UX Designer
10 1 (3.57%) UI/UX Developer
10 1 (3.57%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) CSS
1 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) .NET
3 9 (32.14%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 6 (21.43%) Sass
5 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.86%) XHTML
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.29%) CSS3
6 4 (14.29%) Dojo
6 4 (14.29%) LESS
6 4 (14.29%) React
7 3 (10.71%) Angular 2
7 3 (10.71%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.71%) JSON
7 3 (10.71%) Node.js
8 2 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (17.86%) W3C
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 11 (39.29%) Scrum
4 10 (35.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 8 (28.57%) Kanban
6 6 (21.43%) BDD
6 6 (21.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (21.43%) OO
7 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) TDD
8 4 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (10.71%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
10 2 (7.14%) OOP
10 2 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
11 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) ES6
4 3 (10.71%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.14%) Apple Swift
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) WCAG
2 3 (10.71%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft