The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Welwyn Garden City during the 3 months to 22 June 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)
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 7.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 51 62 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 91.07% 98.41% 84.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 56
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% -63.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Welwyn Garden City

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Welwyn Garden City

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Welwyn Garden City 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%) Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (80.00%) gulp
2 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) WAI
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) SEO
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (60.00%) TeamSite
3 3 (60.00%) W3C
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Magnolia
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) gulp
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Grunt
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Composer
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Interactive Media
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) W3C
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 5 (100.00%) Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) A/B Testing
3 3 (60.00%) API Development
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) SEO
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Xerox