The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 20 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 20 39 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.18% 7.66% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.69% 31.45% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 8
Average daily rate
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£358 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £262 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
JavaScript
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 124 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.98% 24.36% 33.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 84 37
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £46.90 £47.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% +111.11%
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 Bedfordshire

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 9 £360 -10.00% 3
Bedford +6 6 £328 +9.33% 3
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 20 (60.61%) CSS
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) .NET
5 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
6 8 (24.24%) XML
7 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.18%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) C#
8 6 (18.18%) C++
8 6 (18.18%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
9 5 (15.15%) Oracle
9 5 (15.15%) MVC
10 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.12%) Web Development
10 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.12%) JSP
10 4 (12.12%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) HTML5
10 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 3 (9.09%) User Experience
11 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
11 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
11 3 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (9.09%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (9.09%) Drupal
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Node.js
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
2 1 (3.03%) Extranet
2 1 (3.03%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) ProC
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Lombardi
3 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Grunt
3 1 (3.03%) Bower
3 1 (3.03%) gulp
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Local Government
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 6 (18.18%) C++ Developer
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior C++ Developer
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Remedy Developer
5 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.06%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) CSS
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 12 (36.36%) .NET
4 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
5 8 (24.24%) XML
6 6 (18.18%) jQuery
6 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (12.12%) JSP
8 3 (9.09%) SOAP
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
8 3 (9.09%) Qt
8 3 (9.09%) RESTful
9 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.06%) WCF
9 2 (6.06%) Servlets
9 2 (6.06%) EJB
9 2 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.06%) AIX
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) MVC
2 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.12%) Web Development
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (6.06%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) ERP
4 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.06%) Web Design
4 2 (6.06%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.03%) Dependency Management
5 1 (3.03%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) C#
2 6 (18.18%) C++
2 6 (18.18%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C
4 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) AWK
5 2 (6.06%) Korn
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) sed
6 1 (3.03%) XPath
6 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.06%) Remedy
3 2 (6.06%) Pega
3 2 (6.06%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
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