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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 46 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.21% 5.09% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.95% 17.50% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 4
Average daily rate
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£313 £283 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.61% -13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £149 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £397 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -
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
84 80 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.34% 29.09% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 48 30
Average daily rate £420 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.72% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £402 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £22.75 £30.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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
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 18 December 2014. 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 -18 2 - - 4
Bedford -2 1 - - 2
Leighton Buzzard - - - - 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 33 (80.49%) HTML
2 27 (65.85%) CSS
2 27 (65.85%) MVC
2 27 (65.85%) TDD
3 22 (53.66%) OO
4 20 (48.78%) JSP
4 20 (48.78%) Subversion
4 20 (48.78%) Ajax
5 19 (46.34%) .NET
5 19 (46.34%) CSS3
6 18 (43.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 18 (43.90%) C#
6 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
6 18 (43.90%) Dojo
6 18 (43.90%) Django
7 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (39.02%) DOM
7 16 (39.02%) LESS
8 12 (29.27%) HTML5
9 11 (26.83%) Dependency Management
9 11 (26.83%) jQuery
9 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
11 8 (19.51%) Scrum
11 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
12 7 (17.07%) XHR
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
13 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
14 5 (12.20%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (4.88%) CMS
1 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Maya
2 1 (2.44%) 3ds Max
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Subversion
2 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.88%) JUnit
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) MyEclipse
6 1 (2.44%) NUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Xcode
6 1 (2.44%) MSTest
General
1 2 (4.88%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (97.56%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
7 4 (9.76%) UI Programmer
7 4 (9.76%) UI Developer
8 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.44%) 3D Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) HTML
2 27 (65.85%) CSS
3 20 (48.78%) JSP
3 20 (48.78%) Ajax
4 19 (46.34%) .NET
4 19 (46.34%) CSS3
5 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
5 18 (43.90%) Dojo
5 18 (43.90%) Django
6 16 (39.02%) DOM
6 16 (39.02%) LESS
7 12 (29.27%) HTML5
8 11 (26.83%) jQuery
9 7 (17.07%) XHR
10 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (12.20%) Web Services
11 5 (12.20%) Sass
12 3 (7.32%) Silverlight
12 3 (7.32%) Struts
12 3 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Social Media
1 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.44%) Physics
2 1 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Kinect
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) MVC
1 27 (65.85%) TDD
2 22 (53.66%) OO
3 18 (43.90%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.83%) Dependency Management
5 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
6 8 (19.51%) Scrum
6 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Web Development
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.88%) Validation
9 2 (4.88%) Content Management
9 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.44%) Kanban
10 1 (2.44%) Image Processing
10 1 (2.44%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Lua
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Sun Certification
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) hybris
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Sun
5 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) Facebook
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter