The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 28 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 Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 20
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.81% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.84% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +8.14% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -18.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 218 119 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 97.32% 95.97% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 53 58
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £105 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.61 £40.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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

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

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

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

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

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