The median contractor rate for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 85 97 85
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% 0.070% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.073% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -2.22% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1003 1378 1090
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.28% 96.63% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 961 716
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 41
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
1 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) React
5 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 3 (37.50%) Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) JSON
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Service Design
7 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
7 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
7 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
7 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (12.50%) Docker
7 1 (12.50%) Protractor
7 1 (12.50%) Selenium
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Ajax

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (12.50%) Mocha
1 1 (12.50%) Protractor
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) React
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) OAuth
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker