The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £405 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 108 87
Rank change year-on-year +52 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 73 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.44% 1.20% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 1.24% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 25 32
Median daily rate £405 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £530 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +8.14% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -18.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2060 2742 2573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.99% 96.55% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 1824 1622
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 115 138
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.40% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South Yorkshire +25 36 £425 +70.00% 4
West Yorkshire +27 34 £405 +1.25% 15
North Yorkshire - 2 £215 - 2
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 122 (91.04%) Front End Development
2 120 (89.55%) CSS
3 104 (77.61%) HTML
4 99 (73.88%) JavaScript
5 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (41.04%) HTML5
7 46 (34.33%) CSS3
8 45 (33.58%) Web Development
9 43 (32.09%) AngularJS
10 42 (31.34%) User Experience
11 38 (28.36%) Git (software)
12 30 (22.39%) REST
12 30 (22.39%) jQuery
13 29 (21.64%) React
13 29 (21.64%) TDD
14 26 (19.40%) RESTful
15 25 (18.66%) Linux
16 24 (17.91%) Java
16 24 (17.91%) Node.js
17 23 (17.16%) Web Services
18 22 (16.42%) Automated Testing
19 21 (15.67%) BDD
19 21 (15.67%) JSON
20 20 (14.93%) Relational Database
21 18 (13.43%) Mentoring
21 18 (13.43%) Ajax
21 18 (13.43%) MVC
21 18 (13.43%) Web Design
21 18 (13.43%) Unix
21 18 (13.43%) Configuration Management

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 (2.99%) Confluence
2 2 (1.49%) CMS
2 2 (1.49%) WordPress
3 1 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.75%) IIS
3 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) GitHub
2 12 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.99%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.75%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (28.36%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.21%) JIRA
4 10 (7.46%) Grunt
5 6 (4.48%) gulp
5 6 (4.48%) Subversion
6 4 (2.99%) JUnit
7 3 (2.24%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.49%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.49%) Selenium
8 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.75%) Bower
9 1 (0.75%) Flex Builder
9 1 (0.75%) Mocha
9 1 (0.75%) Protractor
9 1 (0.75%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (5.22%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Online Betting
3 4 (2.99%) Advertising
4 2 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (89.55%) CSS
2 104 (77.61%) HTML
3 55 (41.04%) HTML5
4 46 (34.33%) CSS3
5 43 (32.09%) AngularJS
6 30 (22.39%) jQuery
6 30 (22.39%) REST
7 29 (21.64%) React
8 26 (19.40%) RESTful
9 24 (17.91%) Node.js
10 23 (17.16%) Web Services
11 21 (15.67%) JSON
12 18 (13.43%) Ajax
13 17 (12.69%) Backbone.js
14 15 (11.19%) Laravel
14 15 (11.19%) Sass
15 12 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (6.72%) Django
16 9 (6.72%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (6.72%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (31.34%) User Experience
2 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.75%) Animation
3 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.75%) RIA
3 1 (0.75%) Streaming Video
3 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.66%) Linux
2 18 (13.43%) Mac OS X
2 18 (13.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (91.04%) Front End Development
2 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (33.58%) Web Development
4 29 (21.64%) TDD
5 22 (16.42%) Automated Testing
6 21 (15.67%) BDD
7 18 (13.43%) Configuration Management
7 18 (13.43%) Mentoring
7 18 (13.43%) MVC
7 18 (13.43%) Web Design
8 16 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.19%) Line Management
9 15 (11.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (10.45%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 13 (9.70%) Prototyping
12 12 (8.96%) Scrum
13 11 (8.21%) E-Commerce
14 10 (7.46%) DevOps
15 9 (6.72%) Continuous Delivery
16 7 (5.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 99 (73.88%) JavaScript
2 24 (17.91%) Java
3 13 (9.70%) C#
4 10 (7.46%) Ruby
5 9 (6.72%) Python
5 9 (6.72%) SQL
6 6 (4.48%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.48%) VBA
7 5 (3.73%) Scala
8 3 (2.24%) PHP
9 1 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.75%) ES6
9 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) BC Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.75%) WAI
2 1 (0.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (7.46%) Google
2 6 (4.48%) Adobe
3 3 (2.24%) Ensighten
4 2 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.75%) DoubleClick
5 1 (0.75%) IBM
5 1 (0.75%) Kony
5 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.75%) Temenos
5 1 (0.75%) Twitter
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