Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 November 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 81 99
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.69% 0.44% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.47% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £293 £317 £288
90th Percentile £388 £352 £373
Scotland median daily rate £363 £348 £300
% change year-on-year +4.32% +15.83% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1257 1066 1609
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 94.76% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 570 836
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £213
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
% change year-on-year +8.85% -2.47% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 27 28
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £13.38 £36.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.48% -63.20% +120.33%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.00 £41.35 £60.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.61 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +27.53% -30.80% +33.43%

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Glasgow

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Glasgow

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Glasgow

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Front End Web 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 Glasgow region featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) React
3 7 (77.78%) Front End Development
4 6 (66.67%) Sass
4 6 (66.67%) LESS
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (66.67%) Web Development
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
5 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) RESTful
7 3 (33.33%) Ajax
7 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (33.33%) Business Transformation
7 3 (33.33%) Isomorphic JavaScript
7 3 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (22.22%) gulp
8 2 (22.22%) Grunt
8 2 (22.22%) CSS3
8 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
8 2 (22.22%) CMS
9 1 (11.11%) Python
9 1 (11.11%) Project Management
9 1 (11.11%) TDD
9 1 (11.11%) Subversion
9 1 (11.11%) Content Management

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Grunt
2 2 (22.22%) gulp
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) React
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) LESS
3 6 (66.67%) Sass
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
7 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
8 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
8 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (11.11%) Node.js
8 1 (11.11%) Polymer
8 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Front End Development
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 3 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 3 (33.33%) Isomorphic JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Optimisation
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) SEO
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL