The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 24 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)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 42 40
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 21 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.38% 0.90% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 0.96% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £180
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 315 311 365
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 95.74% 93.67% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 166 172
Median daily rate £400 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.34 £20.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Merseyside over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

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

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

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

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

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 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
Liverpool +18 21 £325 - 2
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) Front End Development
2 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 25 (92.59%) HTML
3 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
4 16 (59.26%) Drupal
5 13 (48.15%) AngularJS
6 12 (44.44%) jQuery
7 11 (40.74%) CSS3
7 11 (40.74%) HTML5
8 7 (25.93%) PHP
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) Umbraco
9 6 (22.22%) Sass
10 5 (18.52%) Grunt
10 5 (18.52%) WordPress
10 5 (18.52%) TDD
11 4 (14.81%) CMS
11 4 (14.81%) User Experience
11 4 (14.81%) React
11 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
11 4 (14.81%) Wireframes
12 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (11.11%) BDD
12 3 (11.11%) Node.js
12 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
12 3 (11.11%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 3 (11.11%) Ember.js
12 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
12 3 (11.11%) Kanban
12 3 (11.11%) Scrum

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 16 (59.26%) Drupal
2 6 (22.22%) Umbraco
3 5 (18.52%) WordPress
4 4 (14.81%) CMS
5 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Grunt
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) gulp
4 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.70%) Mocha
4 1 (3.70%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) CSS
1 25 (92.59%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) AngularJS
3 12 (44.44%) jQuery
4 11 (40.74%) CSS3
4 11 (40.74%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) Sass
6 4 (14.81%) React
7 3 (11.11%) Ember.js
7 3 (11.11%) Node.js
8 1 (3.70%) Angular 2
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.70%) Chai
8 1 (3.70%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (3.70%) JSON
8 1 (3.70%) LESS
8 1 (3.70%) RESTful
8 1 (3.70%) Spring
8 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
8 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Front End Development
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Wireframes
5 3 (11.11%) BDD
5 3 (11.11%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (11.11%) Kanban
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Creative Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (3.70%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Service Design
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago