The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stirling during the 3 months to 28 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.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Scotland / Stirling
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 15 25
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 5.26% 1.92% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 1.92% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +8.14% +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 Stirling. 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
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19 52 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 31
Median daily rate £475 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.70% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Stirling region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (80.00%) PhoneGap
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile First
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 4 (80.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) PhoneGap
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Handlebars
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) RequireJS
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Underscore.js
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile First
2 4 (80.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Service Design
2 4 (80.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Infographics
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe