Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 33 33
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.17% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.60% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £225
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 195 188 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 75.58% 73.44% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 130 183
Staffordshire median daily rate £366 £348 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.40% +5.30% -8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £190
90th Percentile £456 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Staffordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £11.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +60.32% -29.83%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.55 £9.70
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.50 £16.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £20.75 £17.95
% change year-on-year -27.71% +15.60% -21.96%

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