Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 September 2018 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 32 39
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.25% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.52% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £275
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +0.25% +23.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.44 -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 231 197 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 81.63% 82.08% 84.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 140 218
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% -10.81%
10th Percentile £280 £205 £188
90th Percentile £464 £475 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 7
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.20 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.93% -43.20% +70.07%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.63 £10.92
90th Percentile £56.00 £37.50 £46.90
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +25.00% -18.18%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Staffordshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Staffordshire