Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 28 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 0
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 17 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.89% 5.99% 5.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 6.18% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 14
Brighton median daily rate £350 £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +12.73% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £220
90th Percentile £468 £423 £363
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +20.97% +3.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Contract vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 335 356 511
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 97.00% 98.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 214 344
Brighton median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.60%
10th Percentile £244 £260 £225
90th Percentile £544 £538 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year - +5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 17
Brighton median hourly rate £13.50 £19.10 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.31% +2.24% +18.60%
10th Percentile £10.20 £13.34 £12.80
90th Percentile £101.25 £36.25 £31.96
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.00 £19.43 £18.50
% change year-on-year +18.39% +5.01% +16.54%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Brighton region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Front End Development
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 6 (35.29%) Node.js
4 6 (35.29%) React
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (17.65%) User Experience
6 3 (17.65%) Sass
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) Backbone.js
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) WordPress
7 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (11.76%) Angular 2
7 2 (11.76%) npm
8 1 (5.88%) Jest

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (11.76%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) npm
2 1 (5.88%) Veeva
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Grunt
2 1 (5.88%) gulp
2 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.88%) Mocha
2 1 (5.88%) PostCSS
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) CSS
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 6 (35.29%) Node.js
3 6 (35.29%) React
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (17.65%) Backbone.js
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) Sass
6 2 (11.76%) Angular 2
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (11.76%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Front End Development
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Syncfusion
1 1 (5.88%) Twitter