Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 79 59
Rank change year-on-year +29 -20 +26
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 22 11 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.01% 1.22% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 1.39% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 17
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.49% +1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £339 £314
90th Percentile £405 £575 £502
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £405 £388
% change year-on-year -10.49% +4.52% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £52.00 - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £52.00 - -

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 643 789 781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.08% 87.67% 87.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 570 570
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £268 £300 £260
90th Percentile £545 £575 £588
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 23
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £16.20 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -46.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.13 £10.10
90th Percentile £54.95 £45.00 £50.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +8.00% -25.93% -27.68%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) HTML5
3 16 (72.73%) CSS3
4 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (63.64%) Node.js
5 14 (63.64%) Open Source
6 13 (59.09%) REST
6 13 (59.09%) JSON
6 13 (59.09%) JUnit
6 13 (59.09%) XML
7 12 (54.55%) Sass
7 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
7 12 (54.55%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 11 (50.00%) Microservices
8 11 (50.00%) GitHub
8 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (50.00%) Selenium
8 11 (50.00%) HTTP
8 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (50.00%) SSL
8 11 (50.00%) Web Development
8 11 (50.00%) WCAG
9 10 (45.45%) Google
9 10 (45.45%) Google Analytics
9 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
9 10 (45.45%) Scala
9 10 (45.45%) Gherkin
9 10 (45.45%) Analytics

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) GitHub
2 10 (45.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) HTTP
1 11 (50.00%) SSL
1 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) JUnit
2 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 11 (50.00%) Selenium
4 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
4 10 (45.45%) Gatling
4 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) jMock
5 2 (9.09%) Mockito
6 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (13.64%) Designer
3 3 (13.64%) UX Designer
4 2 (9.09%) React Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS3
2 16 (72.73%) HTML5
3 14 (63.64%) Node.js
4 13 (59.09%) JSON
4 13 (59.09%) REST
4 13 (59.09%) XML
5 12 (54.55%) Sass
6 10 (45.45%) Gherkin
6 10 (45.45%) Play Framework
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) React
7 3 (13.64%) Spring
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) Dojo
8 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
8 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Open Source
3 12 (54.55%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Microservices
4 11 (50.00%) Web Development
5 10 (45.45%) Analytics
5 10 (45.45%) Lean Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (40.91%) Line Management
6 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
7 4 (18.18%) Service Design
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
8 3 (13.64%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (13.64%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) Web Design
9 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
9 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) Scala
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Grafana
1 10 (45.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Google