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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 7.32% 7.69% 5.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 30.77% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£550 £483 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.98% +60.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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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
16 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 39.02% 25.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Average daily rate £550 £515 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +83.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £34.50 £21.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -33.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) OOP
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 5 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (50.00%) MSTest
4 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (50.00%) QUnit
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Jasmine
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (50.00%) MSTest
1 5 (50.00%) QUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (30.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) RAD
4 3 (30.00%) RUP
4 3 (30.00%) SEO
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
1 3 (30.00%) FatWire
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) AccuRev