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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 40 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.22% 3.34% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 15.85% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 19
Average daily rate £293 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £263 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
73 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.32% 21.08% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 56 44
Average daily rate £375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £608 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £46.07 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 2 £365 -14.11% 8
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) HTML5
2 6 (42.86%) CSS3
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
3 5 (35.71%) Sass
3 5 (35.71%) LESS
3 5 (35.71%) Dojo
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) XHTML
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) SEO
6 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
6 2 (14.29%) CMS
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Security Patching
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) UI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS3
2 6 (42.86%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) Dojo
3 5 (35.71%) LESS
3 5 (35.71%) Sass
3 5 (35.71%) XHTML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
6 1 (7.14%) Express
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Security Patching
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Scala
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago