Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 66
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.73% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.20% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £270 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -32.50% -
South East median daily rate £450 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +28.57% -3.45% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - £20.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 531 511 689
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 96.96% 98.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 321 467
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.34% +9.54%
10th Percentile £249 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 26
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.00 £21.43 £18.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.34% +15.26% +17.10%
10th Percentile £10.44 £13.18 £10.61
90th Percentile £86.88 £42.68 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

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

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

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in East Sussex.

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

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

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

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the East Sussex 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
Brighton +12 3 £363 +34.26%
Hove - 2 £488 -
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

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

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

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) webpack
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (50.00%) Mocha
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) gulp

Front End Web 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 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) npm
2 1 (25.00%) Veeva
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
1 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (50.00%) Mocha
1 2 (50.00%) PostCSS
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) webpack
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Jest
3 2 (50.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter