The median contractor rate for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 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.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 96 91
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.076% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.35% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £348 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.01%  
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1255 1697 1541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.79% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 980 810
Median daily rate £375 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 31 50
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +8.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.28 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Bolton - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 - -
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) Babel
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) WebSockets
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Babel
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WebSockets
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript