Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 20 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)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.96% 3.79% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 3.98% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
Guildford median daily rate £425 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -17.46% +38.16%
10th Percentile £213 £170 £325
90th Percentile £461 £338 £438
Surrey median daily rate £450 £363 £394
% change year-on-year +24.14% -7.94% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 220 201 212
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 95.26% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 126 114
Guildford median daily rate £400 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +5.36% -5.08%
10th Percentile £148 £126 £252
90th Percentile £553 £538 £484
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 10
Guildford median hourly rate £14.00 £27.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.15% +71.43% -7.35%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £33.20 £47.79 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
% change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Guildford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Guildford region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) React
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Smartphone
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (33.33%) Redux
6 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) LESS
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (11.11%) WML
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) Law
7 1 (11.11%) Perforce

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) npm
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (11.11%) Babel
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) GitLab
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) webpack
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) React
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) Redux
6 2 (22.22%) LESS
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) WAP
7 1 (11.11%) WML
7 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) ECMAScript
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Perforce