The median contractor rate for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 30 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 54 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 9 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.39% 1.53% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.61% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £413 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -22.35%  
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 Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 622 683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.59% 94.96% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 415 446
Median daily rate £405 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Swindon +3 9 £413 +101.21% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 16 (88.89%) HTML
3 16 (88.89%) CSS
4 15 (83.33%) jQuery
5 12 (66.67%) Web Development
6 11 (61.11%) .NET
7 10 (55.56%) C#
7 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
7 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
7 10 (55.56%) Content Management
7 10 (55.56%) Ajax
7 10 (55.56%) Finance
7 10 (55.56%) CMS
7 10 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (55.56%) Sitecore
7 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (55.56%) Sass
8 8 (44.44%) User Experience
8 8 (44.44%) Apple
8 8 (44.44%) W3C
8 8 (44.44%) Internet
8 8 (44.44%) ActionScript
8 8 (44.44%) IIS
8 8 (44.44%) XSLT
8 8 (44.44%) Windows
8 8 (44.44%) Flash
9 4 (22.22%) CSS3
10 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 10 (55.56%) CMS
1 10 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (44.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) jQuery
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 10 (55.56%) Ajax
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 10 (55.56%) Sass
5 8 (44.44%) Flash
5 8 (44.44%) XSLT
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) HTML5
9 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
9 1 (5.56%) Ext JS
9 1 (5.56%) Node.js
9 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) User Experience
1 8 (44.44%) W3C
2 2 (11.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 12 (66.67%) Web Development
3 10 (55.56%) Content Management
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Sitecore
2 8 (44.44%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Sencha