The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 11.76% 8.93% 9.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 25.00% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Median daily rate £450 £300 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £216 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £367 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +20.49%
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
12 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 35.29% 35.71% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 24
Median daily rate £275 £340 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 23 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (75.00%) IT Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Python

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) IT Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin