The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 66 96
Rank change year-on-year +15 +30  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 51 64 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.50% 3.14% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 3.27% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 50 18
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £419 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.44% +39.58%  
10th Percentile £218 £313 £220
90th Percentile £453 £475 £338
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1422 1958 2015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.60% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3163 4897 5500
West Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £565 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 124 252
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.51% -2.66%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.84 £8.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £23.75 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.32 £12.75
% change year-on-year -18.40% +20.15%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in West Yorkshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in West Yorkshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 37 £400 -4.47% 16
Halifax - 4 £350 -
Huddersfield - 4 £350 - 3
Elland - 3 £375 -
Bradford - 1 £450 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 86 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 77 (89.53%) JavaScript
3 76 (88.37%) CSS
4 74 (86.05%) HTML
5 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (48.84%) HTML5
7 40 (46.51%) CSS3
8 35 (40.70%) AngularJS
9 31 (36.05%) React
10 27 (31.40%) Node.js
11 25 (29.07%) Git (software)
12 24 (27.91%) jQuery
13 19 (22.09%) Ajax
14 17 (19.77%) JSON
14 17 (19.77%) User Experience
15 16 (18.60%) Web Development
16 14 (16.28%) Scrum
17 13 (15.12%) TDD
17 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
17 13 (15.12%) REST
18 11 (12.79%) Test Automation
18 11 (12.79%) Grunt
18 11 (12.79%) Python
19 10 (11.63%) Docker
20 9 (10.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 9 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
20 9 (10.47%) Web Design
21 8 (9.30%) Java
21 8 (9.30%) PHP
21 8 (9.30%) RESTful

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (4.65%) Confluence
2 2 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.49%) Big Data
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (29.07%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.79%) Grunt
4 7 (8.14%) JIRA
5 5 (5.81%) JUnit
6 4 (4.65%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (4.65%) Subversion
7 3 (3.49%) Bower
7 3 (3.49%) Mocha
7 3 (3.49%) Protractor
7 3 (3.49%) Selenium
7 3 (3.49%) webpack
8 2 (2.33%) gulp
9 1 (1.16%) Flex Builder
9 1 (1.16%) jMock
9 1 (1.16%) Mockito
General
1 5 (5.81%) Online Betting
2 2 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (88.37%) CSS
2 74 (86.05%) HTML
3 42 (48.84%) HTML5
4 40 (46.51%) CSS3
5 35 (40.70%) AngularJS
6 31 (36.05%) React
7 27 (31.40%) Node.js
8 24 (27.91%) jQuery
9 19 (22.09%) Ajax
10 17 (19.77%) JSON
11 13 (15.12%) REST
12 9 (10.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (9.30%) RESTful
13 8 (9.30%) Sass
14 7 (8.14%) Spring
14 7 (8.14%) Spring MVC
15 6 (6.98%) Django
15 6 (6.98%) Guice
15 6 (6.98%) LESS
15 6 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) User Experience
2 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.16%) Animation
3 1 (1.16%) RIA
3 1 (1.16%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.60%) Web Development
4 14 (16.28%) Scrum
5 13 (15.12%) TDD
6 11 (12.79%) Test Automation
7 9 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (10.47%) Web Design
8 7 (8.14%) MVC
9 6 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.98%) Open Source
10 5 (5.81%) Kanban
11 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.65%) Line Management
11 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.65%) OO
11 4 (4.65%) OWASP
11 4 (4.65%) Service Design
11 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 77 (89.53%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.79%) Python
3 8 (9.30%) Java
3 8 (9.30%) PHP
4 7 (8.14%) Ruby
5 4 (4.65%) C#
5 4 (4.65%) Scala
5 4 (4.65%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.33%) Prolog
6 2 (2.33%) SQL
7 1 (1.16%) ES6
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Ansible
1 1 (1.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Google
2 2 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (1.16%) IBM
3 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
ISL Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £175 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago