The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 23 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.56% 1.06% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £245 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +133.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £323 £269
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -17.85%
Front-End 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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 175 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 93.85% 93.09% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 97 122
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 22
Average hourly rate £34.13 £39.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.60% +23.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Poole - 3 £250 - 1
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Kendo UI
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Magento
6 1 (16.67%) Sass
6 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (16.67%) PHP

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Kendo UI
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft