The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 25 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 71 81
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 69 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.58% 1.52% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 1.58% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 14 15
Median daily rate £400 £343 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.78% +24.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £506 £290
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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1424 1454 1531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 94.49% 95.85% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 884 902
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 49 70
Median hourly rate £13.86 £13.00 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% +0.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.82 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leicestershire +10 29 £326 +0.38% 6
Derbyshire -2 15 £400 +21.21%
Nottinghamshire -1 13 £400 +6.66% 4
Northamptonshire +3 8 £450 +12.50% 1
Rutland - 1 £338 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 104 (98.11%) HTML
2 103 (97.17%) JavaScript
2 103 (97.17%) CSS
3 97 (91.51%) Front End Development
4 57 (53.77%) AngularJS
5 49 (46.23%) HTML5
6 47 (44.34%) CSS3
7 44 (41.51%) React
8 42 (39.62%) jQuery
9 31 (29.25%) Git (software)
9 31 (29.25%) Node.js
10 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (26.42%) Web Development
11 26 (24.53%) User Experience
12 20 (18.87%) Responsive Web Design
12 20 (18.87%) Sass
12 20 (18.87%) Web Design
13 19 (17.92%) Test Automation
14 18 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (16.98%) Java
14 18 (16.98%) Angular 2
15 17 (16.04%) Migration
15 17 (16.04%) Retail
15 17 (16.04%) Microservices
16 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
17 15 (14.15%) Scrum
17 15 (14.15%) Ember.js
18 14 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (13.21%) gulp
18 14 (13.21%) Web Services

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 3 (2.83%) CMS
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.94%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (29.25%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.21%) gulp
3 11 (10.38%) Grunt
4 10 (9.43%) Jasmine
5 7 (6.60%) webpack
6 6 (5.66%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (3.77%) Bower
7 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.77%) Yeoman
8 3 (2.83%) Babel
8 3 (2.83%) Selenium
9 2 (1.89%) CasperJS
9 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.89%) Mocha
9 2 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.89%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.94%) Gitweb
10 1 (0.94%) Visual Website Optimizer
10 1 (0.94%) WebStorm
General
1 17 (16.04%) Retail
2 10 (9.43%) Finance
3 4 (3.77%) Marketing
4 3 (2.83%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (98.11%) HTML
2 103 (97.17%) CSS
3 57 (53.77%) AngularJS
4 49 (46.23%) HTML5
5 47 (44.34%) CSS3
6 44 (41.51%) React
7 42 (39.62%) jQuery
8 31 (29.25%) Node.js
9 20 (18.87%) Sass
10 18 (16.98%) Angular 2
10 18 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (14.15%) Ember.js
12 14 (13.21%) Web Services
13 13 (12.26%) RESTful
14 11 (10.38%) D3.js
15 9 (8.49%) .NET
15 9 (8.49%) SVG
16 7 (6.60%) XML
17 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET
17 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) User Experience
2 7 (6.60%) Graphic Design
3 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.89%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.94%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (91.51%) Front End Development
2 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.42%) Web Development
3 20 (18.87%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (18.87%) Web Design
4 19 (17.92%) Test Automation
5 17 (16.04%) Microservices
5 17 (16.04%) Migration
6 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
7 15 (14.15%) Scrum
8 13 (12.26%) MVC
9 8 (7.55%) Visualisation
10 7 (6.60%) TDD
11 5 (4.72%) Analytics
11 5 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.72%) User Stories
12 4 (3.77%) BDD
12 4 (3.77%) Progressive Enhancement
12 4 (3.77%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 103 (97.17%) JavaScript
2 18 (16.98%) Java
3 12 (11.32%) ES6
4 7 (6.60%) C#
5 6 (5.66%) SQL
6 3 (2.83%) Python
7 2 (1.89%) Ruby
8 1 (0.94%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (10.38%) Adobe
2 2 (1.89%) Google
2 2 (1.89%) Twitter
3 1 (0.94%) Optimizely
3 1 (0.94%) Qubit
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