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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 25 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 17 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.64% 8.75% 9.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.29% 34.19% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
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
70 117 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.13% 25.60% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 74 34
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Average hourly rate £51.30 £26.09 £34.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.62% -23.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -11 8 £356 -5.00% 3
Bedford +2 5 £288 +8.49% 5
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (63.64%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) CSS
3 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 17 (51.52%) .NET
4 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
5 10 (30.30%) C#
6 8 (24.24%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) MVC
7 7 (21.21%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) Web Development
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle
8 6 (18.18%) Web Services
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) PHP
9 5 (15.15%) SOAP
9 5 (15.15%) CMS
10 4 (12.12%) Retail
10 4 (12.12%) JSP
10 4 (12.12%) Linux
10 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
10 4 (12.12%) C++
10 4 (12.12%) J2EE
10 4 (12.12%) Remedy
10 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
11 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
11 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
11 3 (9.09%) Eclipse

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.06%) Drupal
2 2 (6.06%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.03%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.03%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
2 1 (3.03%) Extranet
2 1 (3.03%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.03%) ProC
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Grunt
3 1 (3.03%) Bower
3 1 (3.03%) gulp
General
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Local Government
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Remedy Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) CSS
3 17 (51.52%) .NET
4 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
5 8 (24.24%) XML
6 7 (21.21%) jQuery
7 6 (18.18%) Web Services
8 5 (15.15%) SOAP
9 4 (12.12%) JSP
9 4 (12.12%) J2EE
9 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
10 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (9.09%) Qt
10 3 (9.09%) WCF
11 2 (6.06%) XSLT
11 2 (6.06%) EJB
11 2 (6.06%) Servlets
11 2 (6.06%) JSON
11 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) FMCG
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) MVC
2 6 (18.18%) Web Development
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (6.06%) ERP
4 2 (6.06%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) SDLC
5 1 (3.03%) API Development
5 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Dependency Management
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) Content Management
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.12%) C++
6 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) C
8 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.03%) AWK
8 1 (3.03%) Korn
8 1 (3.03%) XPath
8 1 (3.03%) sed
8 1 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Remedy
4 2 (6.06%) InterSystems
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) Pega
4 2 (6.06%) Twitter
4 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.03%) hybris
5 1 (3.03%) Facebook
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Zend