The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 3 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 17 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 35.42% 12.33% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.13% 23.68% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 1
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£288 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% -12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +24.13%
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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 Bath region.

Programming Languages Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 66.67% 52.05% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 9
Average daily rate £288 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% -12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Bath

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) HTML5
3 12 (52.17%) CSS3
4 10 (43.48%) jQuery
4 10 (43.48%) PHP
5 9 (39.13%) MySQL
5 9 (39.13%) Web Services
5 9 (39.13%) PHP5
5 9 (39.13%) NoSQL
6 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
6 8 (34.78%) RESTful
6 8 (34.78%) OOP
6 8 (34.78%) OOD
7 7 (30.43%) Sass
8 6 (26.09%) C#
8 6 (26.09%) .NET
9 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (17.39%) LAMP
10 4 (17.39%) LESS
11 3 (13.04%) MVC
11 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.04%) XHTML
11 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
11 3 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (13.04%) Sitecore
11 3 (13.04%) CMS
12 2 (8.70%) Drupal

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 (13.04%) CMS
1 3 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Drupal
3 1 (4.35%) ExpressionEngine
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
1 9 (39.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) PHP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) HTML5
3 12 (52.17%) CSS3
4 10 (43.48%) jQuery
5 9 (39.13%) Web Services
6 8 (34.78%) RESTful
7 7 (30.43%) Sass
8 6 (26.09%) .NET
9 4 (17.39%) LAMP
9 4 (17.39%) LESS
9 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (13.04%) XHTML
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
11 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (8.70%) Ext JS
11 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
11 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) OOP
1 8 (34.78%) OOD
2 3 (13.04%) MVC
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) PHP
2 9 (39.13%) PHP5
3 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
4 6 (26.09%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.70%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Google
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