The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 24 June 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 46
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.25% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.34% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 315 447 431
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 97.83% 93.32% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 249 270
Median daily rate £355 £375 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% -6.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 22 32
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.74% -33.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) DHTML
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (20.00%) gulp
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) DHTML
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) OOCSS
4 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP