Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 110 105
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.20% 0.059% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.062% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Bristol median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -16.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £211
90th Percentile £338 £300 £356
South West median daily rate £393 £300 £263
% change year-on-year +30.83% +14.29% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £55.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £55.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1866 1606 1640
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 94.92% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 1140 1208
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 80 83
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.25 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +40.00%

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

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

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

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

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

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

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

1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) webpack
4 1 (25.00%) gulp
4 1 (25.00%) API Design
4 1 (25.00%) ES6
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) ES6
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA