The median contractor rate for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £280 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 114 108
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.29% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Median daily rate £280 £325 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +35.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £278 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £400 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £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 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 1402 1976 1992
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.63% 96.30% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 1362 1376
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £539 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 60
Median hourly rate £15.86 £13.60 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.05 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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

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

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in West Yorkshire.

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in West Yorkshire.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 +16 4 £280 -13.84%
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 3 (37.50%) React
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Design
6 2 (25.00%) Ajax
6 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Mocha
6 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (25.00%) Protractor
6 2 (25.00%) Service Design
6 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
7 1 (12.50%) User Experience

Front End Web 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (25.00%) Mocha
1 2 (25.00%) Protractor
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) jMock
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) React
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) Service Design
5 2 (25.00%) Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Java