The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 17 21 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 12 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.76% 4.76% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.30% 4.81% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
Median daily rate £350 £288 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -10.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -18.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 129 187 217
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 94.16% 98.94% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 121 117
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -57.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 28 (96.55%) Front End Development
2 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
3 24 (82.76%) CSS
4 20 (68.97%) HTML
5 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
6 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) React
7 9 (31.03%) jQuery
8 8 (27.59%) HTML5
8 8 (27.59%) CSS3
8 8 (27.59%) .NET
9 7 (24.14%) OO
10 6 (20.69%) Web Development
10 6 (20.69%) Node.js
11 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) MVC
11 5 (17.24%) Advertising
11 5 (17.24%) MySQL
11 5 (17.24%) C#
11 5 (17.24%) PHP
12 4 (13.79%) XML
12 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (13.79%) CircleCI
12 4 (13.79%) .NET Core
12 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (13.79%) Ansible
12 4 (13.79%) Docker
12 4 (13.79%) User Experience
13 3 (10.34%) Sass

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
1 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.45%) Grunt
3 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.24%) Advertising
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) CSS
2 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
4 9 (31.03%) jQuery
4 9 (31.03%) React
5 8 (27.59%) .NET
5 8 (27.59%) CSS3
5 8 (27.59%) HTML5
6 6 (20.69%) Node.js
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Core
7 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (13.79%) XML
8 3 (10.34%) JSTL
8 3 (10.34%) Sass
8 3 (10.34%) XSLT
9 2 (6.90%) Angular 2
9 2 (6.90%) COM
10 1 (3.45%) Ajax
10 1 (3.45%) LESS
10 1 (3.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Front End Development
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) BDD
7 1 (3.45%) Content Management
7 1 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile First
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) PHP
3 3 (10.34%) XPath
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
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