Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 17 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 Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 43 46
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 42 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.45% 3.36% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 3.50% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 8
Leicestershire median daily rate £320 £275 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £275 £243 £215
90th Percentile £421 £338 £288
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £338 £319
% change year-on-year +0.74% +5.88% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 549 514 495
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.34% 95.90% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 317 271
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £217 £140 £127
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +0.51% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 38
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +14.29% -38.75%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £9.78
90th Percentile £43.63 £38.75 £29.73
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Leicestershire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 17 £315 +12.50% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Leicestershire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) HTML
1 42 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 42 (100.00%) CSS
2 40 (95.24%) Front End Development
3 33 (78.57%) HTML5
4 31 (73.81%) CSS3
4 31 (73.81%) jQuery
5 26 (61.90%) Git (software)
5 26 (61.90%) Node.js
6 25 (59.52%) React
7 21 (50.00%) Sass
7 21 (50.00%) Retail
8 20 (47.62%) Adobe
8 20 (47.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
10 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (21.43%) Web Design
11 5 (11.90%) Web Development
11 5 (11.90%) gulp
12 4 (9.52%) ES6
12 4 (9.52%) Jasmine
12 4 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (9.52%) Ember.js
12 4 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
12 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (9.52%) MVC
12 4 (9.52%) CMS
12 4 (9.52%) Struts
12 4 (9.52%) C#

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) CouchDB
1 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) gulp
3 4 (9.52%) Jasmine
3 4 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (7.14%) Grunt
5 2 (4.76%) webpack
General
1 21 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) CSS
1 42 (100.00%) HTML
2 33 (78.57%) HTML5
3 31 (73.81%) CSS3
3 31 (73.81%) jQuery
4 26 (61.90%) Node.js
5 25 (59.52%) React
6 21 (50.00%) Sass
7 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.52%) Ember.js
8 4 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (9.52%) Struts
9 2 (4.76%) .NET
9 2 (4.76%) Aurelia
9 2 (4.76%) RESTful
10 1 (2.38%) Angular 2
10 1 (2.38%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
1 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Front End Development
2 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (21.43%) Web Design
3 5 (11.90%) Web Development
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) MVC
4 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.76%) Typography
7 1 (2.38%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) TDD
7 1 (2.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.52%) C#
2 4 (9.52%) ES6
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Adobe
2 2 (4.76%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Twitter