The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 44 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.64% 2.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Average daily rate £350 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
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 West 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
450 449 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.15% 96.56% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 287 199
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
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 West 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 West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Daily Rate Trend in West 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 West Sussex region.

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

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

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 West Sussex region.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 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
Worthing -3 1 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 18 (78.26%) AngularJS
3 18 (78.26%) Front End Development
4 17 (73.91%) jQuery
5 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) HTML5
7 10 (43.48%) Sass
8 9 (39.13%) JSON
9 8 (34.78%) XML
10 7 (30.43%) User Experience
10 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (30.43%) CSS3
11 6 (26.09%) C#
11 6 (26.09%) Java
11 6 (26.09%) RESTful
12 5 (21.74%) MVC
12 5 (21.74%) Web Services
12 5 (21.74%) Node.js
12 5 (21.74%) Twitter
13 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
13 4 (17.39%) Grunt
13 4 (17.39%) OO
13 4 (17.39%) Android
13 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
13 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (13.04%) Selenium
14 3 (13.04%) Code Coverage
14 3 (13.04%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 5 (21.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.70%) GIMP
3 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Grunt
2 3 (13.04%) Jasmine
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) QUnit
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) AngularJS
3 17 (73.91%) jQuery
4 12 (52.17%) HTML5
5 10 (43.48%) Sass
6 9 (39.13%) JSON
7 8 (34.78%) XML
8 7 (30.43%) CSS3
8 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (26.09%) RESTful
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services
11 3 (13.04%) .NET
11 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
11 3 (13.04%) Ajax
11 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
11 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (13.04%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
1 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Front End Development
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) API Development
5 3 (13.04%) Code Coverage
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) SEO
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 6 (26.09%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Scala
3 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Twitter
2 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
2 2 (8.70%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft