The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 108 94 101
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 39 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 1.56% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.63% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 30
Median daily rate £325 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £186 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2887 3062 2844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.84% 95.51% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1948 1858
Median daily rate £365 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 203 170
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.50% -4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.19 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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 South West region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the South West region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Bristol -12 13 £320 +4.91% 6
Dorset -1 8 £350 - 6
Gloucestershire +3 6 £225 -35.71% 3
Wiltshire -7 6 £325 -3.05% 2
Somerset +17 5 £350 +9.80% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South West region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 64 (91.43%) HTML
2 63 (90.00%) Front End Development
3 62 (88.57%) CSS
4 58 (82.86%) JavaScript
5 42 (60.00%) HTML5
6 37 (52.86%) CSS3
7 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (44.29%) jQuery
9 30 (42.86%) AngularJS
10 21 (30.00%) Sass
11 18 (25.71%) Git (software)
12 16 (22.86%) Web Development
13 14 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (17.14%) OO
15 11 (15.71%) PHP
15 11 (15.71%) .NET
15 11 (15.71%) RequireJS
16 10 (14.29%) Scrum
17 9 (12.86%) CMS
17 9 (12.86%) Ajax
17 9 (12.86%) KnockoutJS
18 8 (11.43%) Backbone.js
18 8 (11.43%) Grunt
18 8 (11.43%) User Experience
19 7 (10.00%) JSON
19 7 (10.00%) Finance
19 7 (10.00%) OOP
20 6 (8.57%) Web Design
20 6 (8.57%) Sitecore
20 6 (8.57%) Compass CSS Framework

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

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.86%) CMS
2 3 (4.29%) WordPress
3 2 (2.86%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (5.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) MySQL
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 18 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.43%) Grunt
3 4 (5.71%) gulp
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.86%) Bower
5 2 (2.86%) JUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Automotive
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (91.43%) HTML
2 62 (88.57%) CSS
3 42 (60.00%) HTML5
4 37 (52.86%) CSS3
5 31 (44.29%) jQuery
6 30 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 21 (30.00%) Sass
8 11 (15.71%) .NET
8 11 (15.71%) RequireJS
9 9 (12.86%) Ajax
9 9 (12.86%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (11.43%) Backbone.js
11 7 (10.00%) JSON
12 6 (8.57%) Compass CSS Framework
13 5 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
14 4 (5.71%) Node.js
15 3 (4.29%) Ember.js
15 3 (4.29%) LESS
15 3 (4.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Social Media
3 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.86%) W3C
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) FMCG
4 1 (1.43%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Android
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (90.00%) Front End Development
2 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) Web Development
4 14 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (17.14%) OO
6 10 (14.29%) Scrum
7 7 (10.00%) OOP
8 6 (8.57%) Web Design
9 5 (7.14%) MVC
9 5 (7.14%) TDD
10 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.71%) Infographics
10 4 (5.71%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.29%) Performance Optimisation
11 3 (4.29%) Web Accessibility
12 2 (2.86%) B2C
12 2 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (2.86%) OOD
12 2 (2.86%) SEO
12 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (82.86%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.71%) PHP
3 5 (7.14%) C#
3 5 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (2.86%) Ruby
4 2 (2.86%) SQL
5 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.43%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) ECMAScript
5 1 (1.43%) ES6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Sitecore
2 4 (5.71%) Adobe
3 2 (2.86%) Apple
3 2 (2.86%) Sencha
4 1 (1.43%) ESRI
4 1 (1.43%) Facebook
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) SAP
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