The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedford region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 13 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.70% 9.38% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 18.75% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£265 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 39.13% 50.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 2
Average daily rate £275 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £413 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
Bedfordshire

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

JavaScript
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Servlets
2 6 (85.71%) Struts
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
2 6 (85.71%) Sun Certification
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JUnit
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) JSP
1 6 (85.71%) Servlets
1 6 (85.71%) Struts
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) EJB
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Sun Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft