The median contractor rate for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £280 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 104 100
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £280 £325 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +35.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £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 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 1084 1435 1452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.37% 95.79% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 1013 1040
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £301 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 38
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.66 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.38% +5.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 3 (37.50%) React
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Design
6 2 (25.00%) Ajax
6 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Mocha
6 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (25.00%) Protractor
6 2 (25.00%) Service Design
6 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
7 1 (12.50%) User Experience

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (25.00%) Mocha
1 2 (25.00%) Protractor
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) jMock
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) React
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) Service Design
5 2 (25.00%) Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Java