Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 102 105
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 55 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.97% 1.33% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.40% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 18 20
Surrey median daily rate £450 £363 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -7.94% +21.15%
10th Percentile £300 £259 £238
90th Percentile £500 £491 £449
South East median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +3.81% +3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £15.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +216.67% -36.84% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2644 2216 2577
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 95.31% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1859 1456 1570
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £211 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +9.10%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.69 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.07 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Surrey

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Surrey

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

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 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
Staines +8 9 £475 -
Guildford -3 9 £425 +30.77%
Epsom -15 3 £300 -25.00%
Camberley - 2 £375 - 1
Woking +2 1 £375 +5.26% 1
Leatherhead -6 1 £325 -7.14%
Dorking - 1 £450 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 49 (89.09%) HTML
2 48 (87.27%) JavaScript
2 48 (87.27%) CSS
3 44 (80.00%) Front End Development
4 32 (58.18%) AngularJS
5 22 (40.00%) React
6 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (34.55%) jQuery
8 18 (32.73%) Java
8 18 (32.73%) User Experience
9 16 (29.09%) OO
10 15 (27.27%) Scrum
11 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
11 14 (25.45%) HTML5
12 13 (23.64%) Node.js
12 13 (23.64%) CSS3
13 11 (20.00%) Web Services
13 11 (20.00%) REST
14 10 (18.18%) SOAP
15 9 (16.36%) Selenium
16 8 (14.55%) Web Development
16 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (14.55%) MySQL
16 8 (14.55%) Windows
16 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
16 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
16 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
17 7 (12.73%) OpenLayers
17 7 (12.73%) Angular 2
17 7 (12.73%) Chai

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) npm
2 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.36%) Selenium
3 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
4 7 (12.73%) Mocha
5 2 (3.64%) Moq
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.82%) Babel
6 1 (1.82%) GitLab
6 1 (1.82%) gulp
6 1 (1.82%) JSUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Log4Net
6 1 (1.82%) PostCSS
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 4 (7.27%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Automotive
2 3 (5.45%) Law
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (89.09%) HTML
2 48 (87.27%) CSS
3 32 (58.18%) AngularJS
4 22 (40.00%) React
5 19 (34.55%) jQuery
6 14 (25.45%) HTML5
7 13 (23.64%) CSS3
7 13 (23.64%) Node.js
8 11 (20.00%) REST
8 11 (20.00%) Web Services
9 10 (18.18%) SOAP
10 7 (12.73%) Angular 2
10 7 (12.73%) Chai
10 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
10 7 (12.73%) JAXB
10 7 (12.73%) JAX-WS
10 7 (12.73%) OpenLayers
10 7 (12.73%) XHTML
11 6 (10.91%) .NET
12 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) User Experience
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.82%) Blog
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Fintech
4 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Android
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.09%) OO
4 15 (27.27%) Scrum
5 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
5 8 (14.55%) Web Development
6 7 (12.73%) Software Architecture
6 7 (12.73%) System Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.91%) TDD
8 5 (9.09%) Prototyping
8 5 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (7.27%) MVC
9 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.27%) SOLID
9 4 (7.27%) Workflow
10 3 (5.45%) Mobile First
10 3 (5.45%) Web Design
10 3 (5.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 48 (87.27%) JavaScript
2 18 (32.73%) Java
3 6 (10.91%) C#
3 6 (10.91%) ES6
4 5 (9.09%) Python
5 4 (7.27%) C++
6 3 (5.45%) ECMAScript
6 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) SQL
7 2 (3.64%) C
7 2 (3.64%) Go
7 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Google
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Mapbox
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Capita
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Perforce