The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 17 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.94% 2.39% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 7.95% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Median daily rate £390 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £342 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £390 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
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
85 88 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.72% 30.03% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 52 68
Median daily rate £413 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 25 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £36.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +10.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +8 7 £383 +2.00% 3
Bedford - 2 £450 - 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 15 (46.88%) CSS
3 14 (43.75%) C#
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) Web Services
5 11 (34.38%) jQuery
6 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 9 (28.13%) .NET
8 8 (25.00%) MVC
8 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (25.00%) Python
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
10 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
10 6 (18.75%) Entity Framework
10 6 (18.75%) Android
10 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 5 (15.63%) Finance
11 5 (15.63%) Scrum
11 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
11 5 (15.63%) Ruby
11 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (15.63%) HTML5
11 5 (15.63%) CSS3
11 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
11 5 (15.63%) Blockchain

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) Appium
2 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.25%) Bower
3 2 (6.25%) Grunt
3 2 (6.25%) gulp
3 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.13%) Calabash
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Mocha
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 15 (46.88%) CSS
3 11 (34.38%) jQuery
3 11 (34.38%) Web Services
4 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 9 (28.13%) .NET
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (18.75%) Entity Framework
9 5 (15.63%) CSS3
9 5 (15.63%) HTML5
10 4 (12.50%) Sass
11 3 (9.38%) Node.js
11 3 (9.38%) React
11 3 (9.38%) RESTful
12 2 (6.25%) Gherkin
12 2 (6.25%) JSON
12 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (6.25%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) Blockchain
3 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.38%) CMDB
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
3 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.13%) Physics
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Android
1 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
4 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (9.38%) IT Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) R
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
1 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
2 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle