Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 39 57
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 -1
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 18 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.01% 3.65% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 4.37% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 18
Coventry median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +24.00%
10th Percentile £375 £344 £290
90th Percentile £500 £523 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £346
% change year-on-year +13.33% +8.30% +15.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 755 641 945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.26% 83.57% 89.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 439 686
Coventry median daily rate £450 £415 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +0.91% +9.67%
10th Percentile £290 £240 £293
90th Percentile £588 £541 £545
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 23
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.88% +43.33% -23.08%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.80 £11.30
90th Percentile £37.63 £38.40 £38.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.56% +38.89% -10.00%

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 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) HTML5
5 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 10 (55.56%) MVC
5 10 (55.56%) .NET
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) WCAG
6 9 (50.00%) Grunt
6 9 (50.00%) gulp
6 9 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 6 (33.33%) Node.js
8 6 (33.33%) CSS3
8 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (33.33%) TDD
8 6 (33.33%) Scrum
8 6 (33.33%) User Experience
8 6 (33.33%) React
9 5 (27.78%) Mobile First
9 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
9 5 (27.78%) ES6
9 5 (27.78%) Web Design
9 5 (27.78%) Ajax
9 5 (27.78%) WAI
9 5 (27.78%) jQuery
9 5 (27.78%) W3C

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Grunt
2 9 (50.00%) gulp
3 5 (27.78%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) PhantomJS
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (22.22%) Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Developer
3 4 (22.22%) UX Designer
4 3 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (16.67%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) HTML5
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) CSS3
4 6 (33.33%) Node.js
4 6 (33.33%) React
5 5 (27.78%) Ajax
5 5 (27.78%) jQuery
5 5 (27.78%) REST
5 5 (27.78%) Sass
5 5 (27.78%) Semantic HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.56%) Express
8 1 (5.56%) RESTful
8 1 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
2 5 (27.78%) W3C
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) MVC
3 9 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) BDD
5 5 (27.78%) CQRS
5 5 (27.78%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (27.78%) Mobile First
5 5 (27.78%) OOP
5 5 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (27.78%) Web Design
6 4 (22.22%) Wireframes
7 3 (16.67%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
8 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) ES6
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) WCAG
2 5 (27.78%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds