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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 33 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 7 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.27% 4.27% 6.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 4.55% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+116.66% -53.84%
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
287 264 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 93.18% 93.95% 97.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 125 173
Average daily rate £325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £156 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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
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 November 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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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 -7 6 £250 +33.33% 3
Hove - - - -
Front-End Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (72.22%) jQuery
3 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (66.67%) HTML5
5 11 (61.11%) CSS3
6 10 (55.56%) MySQL
6 10 (55.56%) Apache
7 9 (50.00%) Linux
7 9 (50.00%) OOP
7 9 (50.00%) PHP
7 9 (50.00%) Ajax
7 9 (50.00%) Web Development
7 9 (50.00%) LAMP
8 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) User Experience
10 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 3 (16.67%) Retail
10 3 (16.67%) .NET
10 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 2 (11.11%) JSP
11 2 (11.11%) Selenium
12 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (5.56%) Sass
12 1 (5.56%) LESS
12 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
12 1 (5.56%) Twitter

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) jQuery
3 12 (66.67%) HTML5
4 11 (61.11%) CSS3
5 9 (50.00%) LAMP
5 9 (50.00%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) JSP
8 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.56%) Sass
8 1 (5.56%) LESS
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Debian
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (50.00%) Web Development
2 9 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter