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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 32 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 14 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.30% 4.95% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.58% 25.58% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £307 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £383 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
96 86 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.64% 19.37% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 47 24
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £455 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +134.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(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
Bedford +2 6 £313 +17.92% 10
Luton -6 3 £450 +20.00% 9
Dunstable - 1 - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
Shefford - - - -
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) .NET
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 5 (22.73%) CMS
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) PHP
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
10 3 (13.64%) Remedy
10 3 (13.64%) C++
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
10 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
11 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (9.09%) Web Development
11 2 (9.09%) JSON
11 2 (9.09%) WCF
11 2 (9.09%) Retail
11 2 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (9.09%) CSS3
11 2 (9.09%) Twitter
11 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
11 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (22.73%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
3 1 (4.55%) Kentico
3 1 (4.55%) NServiceBus
3 1 (4.55%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Maya
1 1 (4.55%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Xcode
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Remedy Developer
5 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) .NET
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) J2EE
7 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (4.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Physics
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (4.55%) Kinect
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) MVC
2 2 (9.09%) Web Development
2 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
3 1 (4.55%) Game Development
3 1 (4.55%) Workflow
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Scrum
3 1 (4.55%) Content Management
3 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.55%) UML
3 1 (4.55%) OOP
3 1 (4.55%) OO
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) MUMPS
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.55%) Lua
6 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) InterSystems
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Zend
3 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.55%) hybris
3 1 (4.55%) Facebook
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