The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 14 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 29.17% 7.50% 8.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.64% 23.08% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£269 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.13% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £34.34 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 45.83% 32.50% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate £293 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.81% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £488 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Average hourly rate £36.67 £34.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +10.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £31.00 £26.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.50 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Basildon region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Basildon region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) XML
3 22 (81.48%) CSS
4 20 (74.07%) SQL
5 19 (70.37%) J2EE
5 19 (70.37%) Java
5 19 (70.37%) Web Services
5 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (59.26%) Ajax
7 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
7 14 (51.85%) Ant
8 13 (48.15%) UNIX
8 13 (48.15%) HTML5
9 12 (44.44%) Windows
9 12 (44.44%) Solaris
9 12 (44.44%) Linux
9 12 (44.44%) JSP
10 11 (40.74%) Struts
10 11 (40.74%) XHTML
10 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
10 11 (40.74%) EclipseLink
11 10 (37.04%) TopLink
11 10 (37.04%) AccuRev
12 9 (33.33%) Content Management
12 9 (33.33%) B2C
12 9 (33.33%) IBM
12 9 (33.33%) OO
13 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
14 7 (25.93%) SOAP
14 7 (25.93%) SQL Server

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) GlassFish
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) CMS
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Ant
2 10 (37.04%) AccuRev
3 5 (18.52%) JUnit
3 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
4 4 (14.81%) SoapUI
5 3 (11.11%) Maven
6 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.70%) Checkstyle
7 1 (3.70%) JIRA
7 1 (3.70%) Selenium
7 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.70%) FindBugs
7 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.70%) Hudson
7 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
7 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
7 1 (3.70%) JMeter
7 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Automotive
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) AWS Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) XML
3 22 (81.48%) CSS
4 19 (70.37%) J2EE
4 19 (70.37%) Web Services
5 16 (59.26%) Ajax
6 13 (48.15%) HTML5
7 12 (44.44%) JSP
8 11 (40.74%) Struts
8 11 (40.74%) XHTML
8 11 (40.74%) EclipseLink
9 10 (37.04%) TopLink
10 7 (25.93%) SOAP
11 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
11 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
12 5 (18.52%) Middleware
12 5 (18.52%) JAXB
12 5 (18.52%) XSLT
13 4 (14.81%) JRules
13 4 (14.81%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Web 2.0
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Solaris
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) OO
2 9 (33.33%) B2C
2 9 (33.33%) Content Management
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) Analytics
5 5 (18.52%) User Stories
5 5 (18.52%) SEO
5 5 (18.52%) OOD
5 5 (18.52%) SOA
5 5 (18.52%) RAD
5 5 (18.52%) UML
6 4 (14.81%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) RUP
7 2 (7.41%) Validation
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) Information Management
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 19 (70.37%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) FatWire
2 5 (18.52%) Omniture
2 5 (18.52%) Google
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft