The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 58 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 17 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.84% 1.84% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.93% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 19
Median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £436 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
875 882 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 94.90% 95.35% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 663 584
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 43 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £34.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

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

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

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

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Bristol region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (96.00%) CSS
3 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (92.00%) Front End Development
4 18 (72.00%) HTML5
5 14 (56.00%) CSS3
6 13 (52.00%) Sass
6 13 (52.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) jQuery
8 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (20.00%) Web Development
10 4 (16.00%) Ajax
10 4 (16.00%) Marketing
10 4 (16.00%) PHP
10 4 (16.00%) .NET
10 4 (16.00%) OOP
10 4 (16.00%) OO
10 4 (16.00%) CMS
10 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
10 4 (16.00%) Grunt
10 4 (16.00%) User Experience
10 4 (16.00%) Compass CSS Framework
11 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (12.00%) Web Design
11 3 (12.00%) Python
11 3 (12.00%) JSON
11 3 (12.00%) Sitecore
12 2 (8.00%) Social Media

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (16.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Grunt
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) gulp
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (96.00%) CSS
3 18 (72.00%) HTML5
4 14 (56.00%) CSS3
5 13 (52.00%) AngularJS
5 13 (52.00%) Sass
6 9 (36.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 4 (16.00%) Ajax
7 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
7 4 (16.00%) Compass CSS Framework
8 3 (12.00%) JSON
8 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.00%) LESS
9 2 (8.00%) Node.js
9 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.00%) Flash
10 1 (4.00%) WCF
10 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Front End Development
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Infographics
7 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Android Development
8 1 (4.00%) BDD
8 1 (4.00%) CRUD
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe