Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 57 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 23 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.03% 2.66% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 2.95% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 17
Coventry median daily rate £400 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +58.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £338 £307 £290
90th Percentile £523 £523 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £388 £306
% change year-on-year -9.68% +26.53% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £16.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.25 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +76.53% - -

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 645 847 634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.98% 90.11% 84.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 616 409
Coventry median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £258
90th Percentile £543 £550 £541
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 16
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £16.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.38% -10.96% -18.89%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.68 £11.08
90th Percentile £39.18 £35.30 £42.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -11.11%

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 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 7 (30.43%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) React
5 5 (21.74%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) XHTML
6 4 (17.39%) W3C
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 4 (17.39%) User Experience
6 4 (17.39%) CSS3
6 4 (17.39%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.04%) ES6
7 3 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Sass
7 3 (13.04%) LESS

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 3 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) PostCSS
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (17.39%) Designer
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
4 3 (13.04%) UI Designer
4 3 (13.04%) UI Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (4.35%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) CSS
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) React
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (17.39%) CSS3
4 4 (17.39%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) XHTML
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.04%) LESS
5 3 (13.04%) Sass
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.35%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
1 4 (17.39%) W3C
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
2 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
3 4 (17.39%) BDD
3 4 (17.39%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 4 (17.39%) Kanban
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 1 (4.35%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) ES6
3 3 (13.04%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) WCAG
2 2 (8.70%) WAI
3 1 (4.35%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft