The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 21 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 23 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.13% 0.24% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.50% 0.24% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £280 £280
% change year-on-year
+11.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £37.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +23.96%
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 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
354 409 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.40% 97.85% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 274 340
Average daily rate £313 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £265 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £34.08 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End 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 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Front-End 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 across the West Sussex region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Front-End 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 across the West Sussex region.

Front-End Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Front-End 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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Gatwick - 10 £238 -
Crawley - 4 £313 -
Chichester - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Front-End Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (96.30%) CSS
3 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) HTML5
5 14 (51.85%) CSS3
6 12 (44.44%) jQuery
7 8 (29.63%) Backbone.js
7 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
8 6 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (22.22%) W3C
9 5 (18.52%) WordPress
10 4 (14.81%) Symfony
10 4 (14.81%) Web Design
10 4 (14.81%) PHP
11 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
11 3 (11.11%) Ajax
11 3 (11.11%) Web Development
12 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (7.41%) IIS
12 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
12 2 (7.41%) SQL
12 2 (7.41%) .NET
12 2 (7.41%) DOM
12 2 (7.41%) Linux
12 2 (7.41%) OO
12 2 (7.41%) C
12 2 (7.41%) Adobe
12 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (7.41%) Ember.js

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 5 (18.52%) WordPress
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (96.30%) CSS
3 17 (62.96%) HTML5
4 14 (51.85%) CSS3
5 12 (44.44%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
6 8 (29.63%) Backbone.js
7 6 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (14.81%) Symfony
9 3 (11.11%) Ajax
10 2 (7.41%) WCF
10 2 (7.41%) DOM
10 2 (7.41%) .NET
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
10 2 (7.41%) Ember.js
10 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.70%) Smarty
11 1 (3.70%) XHTML
11 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) W3C
2 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (14.81%) Web Design
3 3 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience Design
4 2 (7.41%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
5 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Rackspace