Period
to 20 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 35 39
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.38% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.40% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £346
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £28.25 £100.00
% change year-on-year - -71.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 236 250 379
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.06% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 163 246
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £181
90th Percentile £463 £455 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 31
Staffordshire median hourly rate £39.75 £14.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +174.14% -32.56% +62.26%
10th Percentile £13.99 £10.49 £11.33
90th Percentile £59.84 £44.30 £57.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £15.92
% change year-on-year -9.37% +9.92% -6.35%

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

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

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

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

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

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