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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 27 June 2022 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 63 49 64
Rank change year-on-year -14 +15 +5
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 31 27 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.27% 2.55% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 3.09% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 8
10th Percentile £328 £213 £365
25th Percentile £381 £325 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £405 £360 £418
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -13.77% +18.44%
75th Percentile £500 £400 £475
90th Percentile £513 £506 £486
England median daily rate £575 £465 £500
% change year-on-year +23.66% -7.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £22.50 - -
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
75th Percentile £27.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £59.75 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +59.33% +50.00% -18.03%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,087 874 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 79.52% 82.61% 79.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 577 396
10th Percentile £213 £189 £225
25th Percentile £351 £305 £310
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £538 £488 £488
90th Percentile £625 £596 £583
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 44 32
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.08 £9.52
25th Percentile £15.84 £9.89 £11.40
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.43 £13.59
Median % change year-on-year +39.34% +13.58% -4.87%
75th Percentile £34.13 £28.15 £22.33
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.23 £44.88
England median hourly rate £27.73 £24.29 £22.61
% change year-on-year +14.19% +7.41% -1.70%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in the East Midlands

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Front End Development in the East Midlands

Front End Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Front End Development in the East Midlands

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Front End Development in the East Midlands

Front End Development
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Leicestershire -1 13 £403 +0.63% 4
Nottinghamshire +12 11 £500 +42.86% 5
Northamptonshire -8 4 £500 +40.85%
Derbyshire -9 2 £325 -13.33% 5
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 15 (48.39%) Node.js
2 14 (45.16%) TypeScript
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) AWS
4 11 (35.48%) CSS
4 11 (35.48%) React
5 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
5 10 (32.26%) Docker
6 9 (29.03%) Azure
6 9 (29.03%) HTML
6 9 (29.03%) Agile
7 8 (25.81%) CI/CD
8 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (22.58%) TDD
8 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
9 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
9 6 (19.35%) DevOps
9 6 (19.35%) Project Delivery
9 6 (19.35%) GraphQL
10 5 (16.13%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (16.13%) Virtual Team
10 5 (16.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (16.13%) Amazon Cognito
10 5 (16.13%) Serverless
10 5 (16.13%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
10 5 (16.13%) User Experience
10 5 (16.13%) Redis
10 5 (16.13%) DynamoDB
10 5 (16.13%) Elasticsearch

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.23%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) AWS
2 9 (29.03%) Azure
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon Cognito
3 5 (16.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (16.13%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (16.13%) Serverless
4 3 (9.68%) Kong
5 1 (3.23%) Figma
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) DynamoDB
1 5 (16.13%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (16.13%) Redis
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) CircleCI
3 3 (9.68%) GitLab
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) git-flow
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Social Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (22.58%) React Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Node.js
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
2 11 (35.48%) React
3 9 (29.03%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) GraphQL
5 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.90%) Next.js
5 4 (12.90%) React Native
6 3 (9.68%) .NET
6 3 (9.68%) Redux
7 2 (6.45%) CSS3
7 2 (6.45%) Express
7 2 (6.45%) HTML5
7 2 (6.45%) Jest
7 2 (6.45%) Vue.js
8 1 (3.23%) REST
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.23%) Twig
8 1 (3.23%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
1 5 (16.13%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile
2 8 (25.81%) CI/CD
3 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (22.58%) TDD
3 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Project Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.45%) Micro Frontends
6 2 (6.45%) SOA
6 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.45%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (6.45%) Web Design
7 1 (3.23%) API Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
1 14 (45.16%) TypeScript
2 3 (9.68%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Accessibility
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Consul
1 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Xamarin