The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 17 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 21 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.71% 1.18% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.75% 1.23% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 7
Average daily rate £345 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £221 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £314 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
240 326 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 99.59% 96.45% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 175 151
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £158 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 21
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.15 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.60% +107.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.38 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the East Sussex region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 9 £288 -4.16% 1
Eastbourne - 4 - -
Hastings - 4 £345 -
Hove - 2 £400 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 41 (100.00%) HTML
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
3 32 (78.05%) Front End Development
4 31 (75.61%) jQuery
5 25 (60.98%) HTML5
6 16 (39.02%) Sass
6 16 (39.02%) CSS3
6 16 (39.02%) Web Development
6 16 (39.02%) PHP
7 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
7 13 (31.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (31.71%) Grunt
8 12 (29.27%) Photoshop
9 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
10 10 (24.39%) GitHub
11 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (19.51%) nginx
12 8 (19.51%) Bower
12 8 (19.51%) gulp
12 8 (19.51%) ES6
12 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
13 7 (17.07%) MVC
13 7 (17.07%) .NET
13 7 (17.07%) C#
13 7 (17.07%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 7 (17.07%) OOCSS
14 5 (12.20%) TDD
14 5 (12.20%) Subversion

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.51%) nginx
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) Drupal
2 3 (7.32%) WordPress
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.88%) concrete5
3 2 (4.88%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (4.88%) Joomla!
3 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.88%) 3ds Max
3 2 (4.88%) Acrobat
3 2 (4.88%) GIMP
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.44%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Magento
2 2 (4.88%) BigMachines
2 2 (4.88%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) GitHub
2 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.88%) MailChimp
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Grunt
2 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.51%) Bower
3 8 (19.51%) gulp
4 5 (12.20%) Subversion
4 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
1 1 (2.44%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
1 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 31 (75.61%) jQuery
3 25 (60.98%) HTML5
4 16 (39.02%) CSS3
4 16 (39.02%) Sass
5 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
5 13 (31.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (17.07%) .NET
6 7 (17.07%) OOCSS
7 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
7 5 (12.20%) RESTful
7 5 (12.20%) Web Services
8 3 (7.32%) LESS
9 2 (4.88%) Ember.js
9 2 (4.88%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (4.88%) Marmalade SDK
9 2 (4.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Android
1 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.88%) CentOS
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Front End Development
2 16 (39.02%) Web Development
3 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (17.07%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 7 (17.07%) MVC
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 5 (12.20%) Web Design
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Android Development
8 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 2 (4.88%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.88%) Load Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Security Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.44%) Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.44%) OO
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 16 (39.02%) PHP
3 8 (19.51%) ES6
3 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
4 7 (17.07%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.88%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.88%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.88%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.88%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe
1 3 (7.32%) Zend
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.88%) Siebel
2 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter