Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 24 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 53 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.52% 0.22% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.22% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Devon median daily rate £400 - £150
10th Percentile £305 - £110
90th Percentile £475 - £358
South West median daily rate £369 £325 £348
% change year-on-year +13.46% -6.47% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 545 453 556
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 97.84% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 273 351
Devon median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% -3.11%
10th Percentile £181 £163 £219
90th Percentile £538 £488 £514
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 29
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.22% -12.22% +40.63%
10th Percentile £14.74 £10.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £46.50 £48.00 £44.05
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Devon over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Devon region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +5 3 £400 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Devon region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) FreeMarker
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) SMS

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (66.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) FreeMarker
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript