Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the 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 Development (Client-Side Development)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 45 53
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +10
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 7 21 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.07% 3.25% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 3.72% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 51
Median daily rate £450 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.15% +0.31% +6.67%
10th Percentile £355 £266 £305
90th Percentile £551 £516 £538
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +12.15% +0.31% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 209 565 837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.67% 87.46% 88.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 387 603
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £256
90th Percentile £632 £588 £598
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.77 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.08% -34.66% +0.83%
10th Percentile £18.40 £11.17 £10.19
90th Percentile £61.05 £57.15 £44.88
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.03 £31.00
% change year-on-year +83.92% -38.61% +8.77%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Daily rate trend for Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne

Front End Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Power Platform
3 2 (28.57%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
3 2 (28.57%) React
3 2 (28.57%) Power BI
3 2 (28.57%) Terraform
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Postman
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) React
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Bug Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Science
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Sprint Review
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Guidewire