The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 28 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 31 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 11.61% 3.46% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.06% 3.53% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 7
Median daily rate £315 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £222 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £416 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.46%  
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 Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 257 255 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.25% 98.08% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 606 787
Median daily rate £315 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +14.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £173 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 36 104
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.50 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.75 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
Leicester +10 17 £425 +19.29% 2
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 28 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 Leicestershire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) CSS
2 44 (95.65%) HTML
2 44 (95.65%) JavaScript
3 42 (91.30%) Front End Development
4 26 (56.52%) HTML5
4 26 (56.52%) CSS3
5 24 (52.17%) React
6 21 (45.65%) AngularJS
6 21 (45.65%) jQuery
7 20 (43.48%) Node.js
8 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
9 15 (32.61%) Retail
9 15 (32.61%) Test Automation
10 14 (30.43%) Ember.js
11 12 (26.09%) Sass
12 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (23.91%) Adobe
13 10 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 9 (19.57%) ES6
15 8 (17.39%) User Experience
15 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (17.39%) MVC
15 8 (17.39%) Web Development
15 8 (17.39%) Web Design
16 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
17 6 (13.04%) Jasmine
18 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 5 (10.87%) User Stories
18 5 (10.87%) RESTful
18 5 (10.87%) Razor View Engine

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 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.04%) Jasmine
3 4 (8.70%) gulp
3 4 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (4.35%) Grunt
4 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.17%) Babel
5 1 (2.17%) Gitweb
5 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 15 (32.61%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) CSS
2 44 (95.65%) HTML
3 26 (56.52%) CSS3
3 26 (56.52%) HTML5
4 24 (52.17%) React
5 21 (45.65%) AngularJS
5 21 (45.65%) jQuery
6 20 (43.48%) Node.js
7 14 (30.43%) Ember.js
8 12 (26.09%) Sass
9 5 (10.87%) .NET
9 5 (10.87%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (10.87%) RESTful
9 5 (10.87%) Struts
9 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
10 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.17%) Ajax
11 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
11 1 (2.17%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) Front End Development
2 15 (32.61%) Test Automation
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) MVC
4 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (17.39%) Web Design
4 8 (17.39%) Web Development
5 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
6 5 (10.87%) User Stories
7 4 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) TDD
9 1 (2.17%) BDD
9 1 (2.17%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 1 (2.17%) DevOps
9 1 (2.17%) OO
9 1 (2.17%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.17%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 9 (19.57%) ES6
3 5 (10.87%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Adobe
2 2 (4.35%) Google
2 2 (4.35%) Twitter
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