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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 23.53% 13.95% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.16% 40.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
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£346 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.05% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.49% -12.85%
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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
19 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 37.25% 34.88% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Average daily rate £400 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £375 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +37.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 July 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) XML
3 18 (81.82%) Java
3 18 (81.82%) CSS
4 16 (72.73%) Ajax
5 15 (68.18%) SQL
6 14 (63.64%) J2EE
6 14 (63.64%) Web Services
6 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (59.09%) WebSphere
7 13 (59.09%) HTML5
7 13 (59.09%) Ant
8 12 (54.55%) UNIX
8 12 (54.55%) Windows
8 12 (54.55%) Solaris
8 12 (54.55%) Linux
9 11 (50.00%) XHTML
9 11 (50.00%) JSP
9 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
10 9 (40.91%) Content Management
10 9 (40.91%) OO
10 9 (40.91%) TopLink
10 9 (40.91%) B2C
11 8 (36.36%) IBM
12 7 (31.82%) SOAP
12 7 (31.82%) EclipseLink
13 6 (27.27%) Struts
13 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
13 6 (27.27%) TDD
14 5 (22.73%) Omniture

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (59.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) GlassFish
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Google Analytics
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Ant
2 5 (22.73%) AccuRev
2 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
3 4 (18.18%) JUnit
3 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
4 3 (13.64%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.55%) JMeter
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (22.73%) AWS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) UI Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) UI Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) XML
3 18 (81.82%) CSS
4 16 (72.73%) Ajax
5 14 (63.64%) J2EE
5 14 (63.64%) Web Services
6 13 (59.09%) HTML5
7 11 (50.00%) XHTML
7 11 (50.00%) JSP
8 9 (40.91%) TopLink
9 7 (31.82%) SOAP
9 7 (31.82%) EclipseLink
10 6 (27.27%) Struts
11 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
12 4 (18.18%) JAX-WS
12 4 (18.18%) JPA
12 4 (18.18%) REST
12 4 (18.18%) JAX-RS
12 4 (18.18%) Sass
13 3 (13.64%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Web 2.0
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) UNIX
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Solaris
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) OO
2 9 (40.91%) B2C
2 9 (40.91%) Content Management
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) SEO
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) RAD
5 4 (18.18%) User Stories
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Use Case
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) RUP
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) IBM
2 5 (22.73%) FatWire
2 5 (22.73%) Omniture
2 5 (22.73%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) HP