Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 12 December 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)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 12 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -3
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.39% 10.47% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 11.69% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
West Lothian median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £363 £336 £363
90th Percentile £388 £435 £388
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £38.75 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year +187.04% - -

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 West Lothian with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 62 77 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 86.11% 89.53% 89.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 44
West Lothian median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.52% -6.90%
10th Percentile £218 £213 £252
90th Percentile £530 £434 £425
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
West Lothian median hourly rate £14.64 £30.00 £8.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.20% +245.42% -13.15%
10th Percentile £11.17 £29.00 £8.14
90th Percentile £28.88 £31.00 £26.39
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.30% +10.71% +5.00%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in West Lothian

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in West Lothian

Front End Development
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -1 1 £375 -
Front End Development
Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 1 (100.00%) Redux
1 1 (100.00%) Immutable.js

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Immutable.js
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Redux
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript