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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West / Bristol
Rank 45 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 23 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.15% 2.92% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 3.03% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 5
Median daily rate £338 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £283 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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
705 759 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.44% 96.44% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 558 609
Median daily rate £395 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 22
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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 Bristol region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (98.00%) CSS
3 48 (96.00%) JavaScript
4 47 (94.00%) Front End Development
5 35 (70.00%) HTML5
6 33 (66.00%) CSS3
7 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (50.00%) AngularJS
9 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
10 18 (36.00%) jQuery
11 12 (24.00%) Sass
12 11 (22.00%) React
13 10 (20.00%) User Experience
13 10 (20.00%) Backbone.js
13 10 (20.00%) Node.js
13 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
14 9 (18.00%) Ajax
14 9 (18.00%) Scrum
14 9 (18.00%) Infographics
15 8 (16.00%) Web Development
16 7 (14.00%) Marketing
16 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
16 7 (14.00%) .NET
16 7 (14.00%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (12.00%) LESS
17 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
17 6 (12.00%) C#
17 6 (12.00%) PHP
17 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
18 5 (10.00%) Finance

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 5 (10.00%) Drupal
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.00%) Ant
3 3 (6.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) Grunt
4 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.00%) Mocha
5 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.00%) Electronics
4 5 (10.00%) Finance
5 4 (8.00%) Banking
6 3 (6.00%) Advertising
7 1 (2.00%) Automotive
7 1 (2.00%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (98.00%) CSS
3 35 (70.00%) HTML5
4 33 (66.00%) CSS3
5 25 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 18 (36.00%) jQuery
7 12 (24.00%) Sass
8 11 (22.00%) React
9 10 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 10 (20.00%) Node.js
10 9 (18.00%) Ajax
11 7 (14.00%) .NET
11 7 (14.00%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (12.00%) LESS
13 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
13 5 (10.00%) Ember.js
13 5 (10.00%) XHTML
14 4 (8.00%) JSON
15 3 (6.00%) DHTML
15 3 (6.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Social Media
3 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Android
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (94.00%) Front End Development
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.00%) Infographics
3 9 (18.00%) Scrum
4 8 (16.00%) Web Development
5 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (10.00%) BDD
7 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.00%) OOP
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) Android Development
8 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (8.00%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (6.00%) Microservices
9 3 (6.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) C#
2 6 (12.00%) PHP
3 4 (8.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) CoffeeScript
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe
3 1 (2.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago