The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 24 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 36 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.79% 1.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.11% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +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 South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 444 519 387
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 96.10% 96.65% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 349 260
Median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £9.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

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

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +22 33 £425 +70.00% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 51 (85.00%) CSS
2 49 (81.67%) Front End Development
3 39 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 37 (61.67%) HTML
5 26 (43.33%) Web Development
6 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (38.33%) User Experience
8 22 (36.67%) TDD
8 22 (36.67%) Java
8 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
9 20 (33.33%) Web Services
9 20 (33.33%) Linux
10 19 (31.67%) BDD
11 17 (28.33%) RESTful
11 17 (28.33%) Mac OS X
11 17 (28.33%) Unix
12 16 (26.67%) jQuery
13 14 (23.33%) Automated Testing
13 14 (23.33%) REST
13 14 (23.33%) Backbone.js
13 14 (23.33%) GitHub
14 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
14 13 (21.67%) Laravel
14 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
14 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
14 13 (21.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
15 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (18.33%) Prototyping
17 10 (16.67%) Line Management

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (1.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) GitHub
2 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.67%) Grunt
3 1 (1.67%) gulp
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (85.00%) CSS
2 37 (61.67%) HTML
3 20 (33.33%) Web Services
4 17 (28.33%) RESTful
5 16 (26.67%) jQuery
6 14 (23.33%) Backbone.js
6 14 (23.33%) REST
7 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
7 13 (21.67%) Laravel
8 10 (16.67%) Node.js
9 9 (15.00%) CSS3
9 9 (15.00%) HTML5
9 9 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (13.33%) React
11 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (10.00%) Entity Framework
11 6 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (10.00%) Sass
11 6 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
12 3 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 17 (28.33%) Mac OS X
2 17 (28.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (81.67%) Front End Development
2 26 (43.33%) Web Development
3 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (36.67%) TDD
5 19 (31.67%) BDD
6 14 (23.33%) Automated Testing
7 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
7 13 (21.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
8 11 (18.33%) Prototyping
9 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.67%) Line Management
10 9 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (15.00%) DevOps
10 9 (15.00%) Web Design
11 6 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (10.00%) MVC
12 5 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
13 3 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (36.67%) Java
3 6 (10.00%) C#
3 6 (10.00%) SQL
3 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (1.67%) Python
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby
4 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.67%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe
1 3 (5.00%) Ensighten
2 1 (1.67%) Google
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