The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £401 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 28 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.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 15 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.91% 3.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.39% 3.37% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 1
Median daily rate £401 £306 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -4.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +8.14% +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 East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 203 297 310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 93.55% 99.00% 97.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 198 164
Median daily rate £350 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 23
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -53.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in East Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

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

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +4 11 £381 +32.60% 8
Hove +1 1 £401 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Sussex region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 32 (96.97%) Front End Development
2 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
3 28 (84.85%) CSS
4 24 (72.73%) HTML
5 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) jQuery
7 11 (33.33%) React
8 10 (30.30%) HTML5
8 10 (30.30%) CSS3
9 8 (24.24%) .NET
9 8 (24.24%) OO
10 7 (21.21%) Node.js
10 7 (21.21%) Web Development
10 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
11 5 (15.15%) MySQL
11 5 (15.15%) C#
11 5 (15.15%) PHP
11 5 (15.15%) MVC
11 5 (15.15%) Advertising
12 4 (12.12%) CircleCI
12 4 (12.12%) .NET Core
12 4 (12.12%) Sass
12 4 (12.12%) XML
12 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (12.12%) Ansible
12 4 (12.12%) Docker
12 4 (12.12%) User Experience

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) CircleCI
3 2 (6.06%) Grunt
3 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.03%) gulp
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) Mocha
4 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 5 (15.15%) Advertising
2 3 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
4 11 (33.33%) jQuery
4 11 (33.33%) React
5 10 (30.30%) CSS3
5 10 (30.30%) HTML5
6 8 (24.24%) .NET
7 7 (21.21%) Node.js
8 4 (12.12%) .NET Core
8 4 (12.12%) Sass
8 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (12.12%) XML
9 3 (9.09%) JSTL
9 3 (9.09%) XSLT
10 2 (6.06%) Angular 2
10 2 (6.06%) COM
11 1 (3.03%) Ajax
11 1 (3.03%) LESS
11 1 (3.03%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Front End Development
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) OO
4 7 (21.21%) Web Development
5 5 (15.15%) MVC
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) Web Design
9 1 (3.03%) Content Management
9 1 (3.03%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 1 (3.03%) Mobile First
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.15%) C#
2 5 (15.15%) PHP
3 3 (9.09%) XPath
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
Brighton, East Sussex
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