The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 12.00% 7.69% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.29% 17.65% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
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£328 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
JavaScript
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 34.00% 43.59% 55.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 8
Average daily rate £340 £325 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +35.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £403 £301
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Drupal
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) LESS
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) LESS
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy