The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset 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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 28 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.77% 0.70% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.71% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £205 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.73% -36.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
215 281 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 95.13% 97.91% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 137 234
Median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

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

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 Somerset region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 4 £350 +70.73%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Somerset region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) FMCG
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) MailChimp
6 1 (12.50%) User Experience
6 1 (12.50%) React
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile First
6 1 (12.50%) ES6
6 1 (12.50%) Laravel
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (12.50%) D3.js
6 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) GitHub
6 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
6 1 (12.50%) Sass
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) MailChimp
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) D3.js
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) Laravel
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) RequireJS
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Development
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile First
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) ECMAScript
2 1 (12.50%) ES6