Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 17 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 74 51
Rank change year-on-year -29 -23 +56
Contract jobs citing Front End Development 103 123 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.05% 2.78% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 3.25% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 106 162
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £226
90th Percentile £464 £476 £475
England median daily rate £450 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.72 £43.25
% change year-on-year -4.68% -15.10% +78.50%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,367 3,783 4,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.97% 85.45% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,971 2,498 2,890
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.22% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £281 £261 £259
90th Percentile £563 £550 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 99 141
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +0.45%
10th Percentile £11.04 £10.50 £10.69
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.00 £34.95
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.25% +4.98%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Yorkshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Development in Yorkshire

Front End Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Development in Yorkshire

Front End Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Development in Yorkshire

Front End Development
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire -24 92 £375 -4.76% 33
South Yorkshire -7 5 £344 -16.67% 7
North Yorkshire -5 4 £318 +15.45% 6
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 83 (80.58%) JavaScript
2 81 (78.64%) HTML
2 81 (78.64%) CSS
3 55 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (42.72%) React
5 30 (29.13%) Node.js
6 21 (20.39%) HTML5
7 20 (19.42%) PHP
8 19 (18.45%) CSS3
8 19 (18.45%) User Experience
8 19 (18.45%) Sass
9 14 (13.59%) AngularJS
9 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
9 14 (13.59%) Web Development
9 14 (13.59%) .NET
10 13 (12.62%) Java
10 13 (12.62%) C#
10 13 (12.62%) jQuery
10 13 (12.62%) Redux
11 12 (11.65%) E-Commerce
12 11 (10.68%) Test Automation
13 10 (9.71%) webpack
13 10 (9.71%) Vue.js
13 10 (9.71%) Banking
14 9 (8.74%) TDD
14 9 (8.74%) MVC
14 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
14 9 (8.74%) DOM
14 9 (8.74%) SQL
15 8 (7.77%) TypeScript

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (3.88%) CMS
1 4 (3.88%) WordPress
2 3 (2.91%) Confluence
2 3 (2.91%) Kentico
3 2 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.97%) InVision
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Magento
2 3 (2.91%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.94%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) npm
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.91%) GitHub
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.97%) Heroku
5 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) MySQL
2 3 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.71%) webpack
3 6 (5.83%) Cucumber
3 6 (5.83%) gulp
4 4 (3.88%) Babel
4 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.88%) JIRA
4 4 (3.88%) Maven
4 4 (3.88%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.91%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.91%) Selenium
5 3 (2.91%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.91%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.94%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.94%) GitLab
6 2 (1.94%) Grunt
6 2 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.97%) JSUnit
7 1 (0.97%) Mocha
General
1 10 (9.71%) Banking
2 5 (4.85%) Finance
3 4 (3.88%) Marketing
3 4 (3.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Back Office
4 2 (1.94%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.97%) Law
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (85.44%) Developer
2 60 (58.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 27 (26.21%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (20.39%) React Developer
5 14 (13.59%) HTML Developer
6 11 (10.68%) HTML CSS Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Designer
8 9 (8.74%) Node.js Developer
9 8 (7.77%) PHP Developer
9 8 (7.77%) UX Designer
10 5 (4.85%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.85%) UI Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Magento Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Senior Designer
12 3 (2.91%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (2.91%) C# Developer
12 3 (2.91%) Senior UX Designer
13 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 2 (1.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (78.64%) CSS
1 81 (78.64%) HTML
2 44 (42.72%) React
3 30 (29.13%) Node.js
4 21 (20.39%) HTML5
5 19 (18.45%) CSS3
5 19 (18.45%) Sass
6 14 (13.59%) .NET
6 14 (13.59%) AngularJS
7 13 (12.62%) jQuery
7 13 (12.62%) Redux
8 10 (9.71%) Vue.js
9 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
9 9 (8.74%) DOM
10 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (5.83%) AVA JavaScript Test Runner
10 6 (5.83%) REST
10 6 (5.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (4.85%) Laravel
11 5 (4.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) User Experience
2 7 (6.80%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.91%) W3C
6 2 (1.94%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) Fintech
7 1 (0.97%) iPhone
7 1 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.91%) Android
1 3 (2.91%) VMS
2 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (13.59%) Web Development
3 12 (11.65%) E-Commerce
4 11 (10.68%) Test Automation
5 9 (8.74%) MVC
5 9 (8.74%) TDD
6 8 (7.77%) OO
7 7 (6.80%) Microservices
7 7 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (6.80%) Prototyping
8 6 (5.83%) SOLID
8 6 (5.83%) Web Design
9 5 (4.85%) DevOps
9 5 (4.85%) Rapid Prototyping
9 5 (4.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (4.85%) Service Design
9 5 (4.85%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.85%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.88%) BDD
10 4 (3.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (80.58%) JavaScript
2 20 (19.42%) PHP
3 13 (12.62%) C#
3 13 (12.62%) Java
4 9 (8.74%) SQL
5 8 (7.77%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.85%) ES6
7 4 (3.88%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.97%) ES7
8 1 (0.97%) ES8
8 1 (0.97%) Python
8 1 (0.97%) Ruby
8 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) BC Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.91%) WAI
2 3 (2.91%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (4.85%) Adobe
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.91%) Zend
3 1 (0.97%) Apple
3 1 (0.97%) Google
3 1 (0.97%) Perforce
3 1 (0.97%) WooCommerce