Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norwich during the 6 months to 17 November 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)
Norfolk > Norwich
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 25 31
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 22 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 11.00% 3.39% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.09% 3.57% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 2
Norwich median daily rate £350 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £244
90th Percentile £400 £363 £311
Norfolk median daily rate £350 £275 £288
% change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norwich median hourly rate - - -
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich. 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
Norwich
Contract vacancies in Norwich with a recognized job title 182 224 227
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.00% 94.92% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 136 156
Norwich median daily rate £400 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.03% +3.33%
10th Percentile £150 £163 £158
90th Percentile £538 £525 £506
Norfolk median daily rate £406 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +16.07% +16.57% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 22
Norwich median hourly rate £11.17 £22.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.80% +23.61% -27.64%
10th Percentile £10.68 £14.95 £9.59
90th Percentile £11.91 £27.61 £25.47
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -32.30% -8.33% -21.74%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Norwich region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
3 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 19 (86.36%) jQuery
4 13 (59.09%) HTML5
5 12 (54.55%) CSS3
6 11 (50.00%) Sass
7 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) Drupal
8 9 (40.91%) PHP
8 9 (40.91%) Finance
9 8 (36.36%) LESS
9 8 (36.36%) React
10 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
10 7 (31.82%) SQL
10 7 (31.82%) Web Development
10 7 (31.82%) WCAG
11 6 (27.27%) C
11 6 (27.27%) .NET
11 6 (27.27%) Publishing
11 6 (27.27%) Java
12 5 (22.73%) Maven
12 5 (22.73%) Mocha
12 5 (22.73%) Gradle
12 5 (22.73%) Jasmine
12 5 (22.73%) Apache Ivy
12 5 (22.73%) Karma Test Runner

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 9 (40.91%) Drupal
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) WordPress
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Fireworks
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (22.73%) Gradle
2 5 (22.73%) Jasmine
2 5 (22.73%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (22.73%) Maven
2 5 (22.73%) Mocha
2 5 (22.73%) Protractor
3 2 (9.09%) Codeception
3 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
3 2 (9.09%) QUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) CSS
1 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) jQuery
3 13 (59.09%) HTML5
4 12 (54.55%) CSS3
5 11 (50.00%) Sass
6 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 8 (36.36%) LESS
7 8 (36.36%) React
8 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (27.27%) .NET
10 5 (22.73%) Jest
11 4 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
12 2 (9.09%) Angular 2
12 2 (9.09%) Behat
12 2 (9.09%) Ionic Framework
12 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
12 2 (9.09%) REST
12 2 (9.09%) RESTful
12 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Web Development
4 3 (13.64%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 3 (13.64%) SOLID
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
5 2 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
6 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) XPath
6 1 (4.55%) ES6
6 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) WCAG
2 2 (9.09%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe