The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 37 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.60% 3.42% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 3.62% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £188 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -33.33%
Front-End Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
290 276 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 92.95% 94.52% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 138 142
Average daily rate £325 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.23 £13.25 £14.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £21.33 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Front-End Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -14 4 £275 +46.66% 3
Hove - - - -
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) jQuery
3 11 (73.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
6 7 (46.67%) CSS3
7 6 (40.00%) Apache
7 6 (40.00%) Web Development
7 6 (40.00%) Ajax
7 6 (40.00%) MySQL
7 6 (40.00%) OOP
8 5 (33.33%) Linux
8 5 (33.33%) LAMP
8 5 (33.33%) PHP
8 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 5 (33.33%) User Experience
9 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
10 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 3 (20.00%) .NET
11 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
11 2 (13.33%) Finance
11 2 (13.33%) JSP
11 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
11 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (13.33%) Retail
11 2 (13.33%) Selenium
12 1 (6.67%) Sass
12 1 (6.67%) LESS

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Axure RP
4 1 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) jQuery
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
4 7 (46.67%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) Ajax
6 5 (33.33%) LAMP
7 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (20.00%) .NET
9 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (13.33%) JSP
10 1 (6.67%) Web Services
10 1 (6.67%) XML
10 1 (6.67%) XSD
10 1 (6.67%) XSLT
10 1 (6.67%) XHTML
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
10 1 (6.67%) Sass
10 1 (6.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) W3C
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Debian
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (40.00%) Web Development
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe
1 1 (6.67%) Open Text
1 1 (6.67%) RedDot
1 1 (6.67%) Capita
1 1 (6.67%) Google
1 1 (6.67%) Twitter