Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 16 December 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 63 57
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.91% 0.98% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.01% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £200 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +33.33% -25.47%
10th Percentile £191 £318 £255
90th Percentile £282 £413 £420
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 616 889 698
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 96.74% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 640 469
Northamptonshire median daily rate £385 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -2.94% +1.19%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £250
90th Percentile £540 £575 £570
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 35
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.64% - -12.28%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £16.00 £25.25 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -3.70%

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

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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

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

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 3 £195 -51.25% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (16.67%) gulp
4 1 (16.67%) API Development
4 1 (16.67%) git-flow
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) OpenLayers
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) npm
4 1 (16.67%) Gamification
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Flash
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) git-flow
2 1 (16.67%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Flash
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) OpenLayers
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Gamification
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Perforce