The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 215 159 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.54% 5.73% 7.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.35% 21.60% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 94 72
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£375 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 46
Average hourly rate £78.75 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.14% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
JavaScript
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
786 736 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.55% 26.50% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 389 305
Average daily rate £360 £338 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 80
Average hourly rate £36.00 £16.72 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.31% -52.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Berkshire region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Berkshire region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
Reading +7 93 £390 +20.00% 34
Bracknell +24 27 £375 -9.63% 3
Slough +3 19 £350 -1.75% 6
Newbury +4 13 £350 -4.10% 9
Wokingham - 2 £400 - 5
Windsor +2 1 £250 - 6
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 316 (83.16%) HTML
2 267 (70.26%) CSS
3 152 (40.00%) jQuery
4 139 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
5 133 (35.00%) HTML5
6 105 (27.63%) CSS3
7 98 (25.79%) .NET
8 91 (23.95%) C#
9 78 (20.53%) AngularJS
10 76 (20.00%) User Experience
11 73 (19.21%) TDD
12 72 (18.95%) SQL
13 69 (18.16%) Java
13 69 (18.16%) MVC
14 63 (16.58%) ASP.NET
15 62 (16.32%) SQL Server
16 59 (15.53%) OO
17 55 (14.47%) PHP
18 51 (13.42%) CMS
19 50 (13.16%) Scrum
19 50 (13.16%) XML
20 46 (12.11%) Git (software)
21 44 (11.58%) E-Commerce
22 41 (10.79%) Sass
23 40 (10.53%) Linux
24 38 (10.00%) Microsoft
25 37 (9.74%) Windows
25 37 (9.74%) Web Development
26 36 (9.47%) Backbone.js
26 36 (9.47%) REST

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 51 (13.42%) CMS
2 36 (9.47%) Node.js
3 24 (6.32%) SharePoint
4 17 (4.47%) WebSphere
5 16 (4.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 14 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (3.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (3.42%) Apache
8 12 (3.16%) Drupal
9 9 (2.37%) IIS
10 8 (2.11%) Tomcat
10 8 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (1.84%) Umbraco
11 7 (1.84%) WordPress
11 7 (1.84%) Sitefinity
11 7 (1.84%) JBoss
11 7 (1.84%) Commerce Server
12 4 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.05%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 23 (6.05%) Photoshop
2 15 (3.95%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.79%) MS Office
6 1 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.05%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.84%) SaaS
3 4 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.79%) Office 365
5 2 (0.53%) GitHub
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.26%) Force.com
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.26%) Veeva
6 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.42%) Internet
2 21 (5.53%) HTTP
3 9 (2.37%) Intranet
4 6 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.32%) SSL
6 3 (0.79%) SAN
7 2 (0.53%) DNS
7 2 (0.53%) MVNO
7 2 (0.53%) NAS
8 1 (0.26%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.26%) Wireless
8 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.26%) PBX
8 1 (0.26%) VoIP
8 1 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.32%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.68%) MySQL
3 32 (8.42%) MongoDB
4 19 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.16%) DB2
6 12 (3.16%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.58%) DbVisualizer
9 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (12.11%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.32%) Subversion
3 23 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (5.26%) Selenium
4 20 (5.26%) Grunt
5 17 (4.47%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.37%) Dreamweaver
6 9 (2.37%) JUnit
7 8 (2.11%) Maven
7 8 (2.11%) NUnit
7 8 (2.11%) Axure RP
7 8 (2.11%) MSTest
8 7 (1.84%) Ant
9 6 (1.58%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.58%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.32%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.32%) Bower
11 4 (1.05%) Xcode
General
1 35 (9.21%) Telecoms
2 30 (7.89%) Retail
3 18 (4.74%) Marketing
4 11 (2.89%) Finance
5 5 (1.32%) Spanish Language
5 5 (1.32%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.05%) Back Office
6 4 (1.05%) Games
7 3 (0.79%) Banking
7 3 (0.79%) Legal
7 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.53%) Military
8 2 (0.53%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 299 (78.68%) Developer
2 84 (22.11%) Front-End Developer
3 50 (13.16%) Web Developer
4 29 (7.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 27 (7.11%) .NET Developer
6 24 (6.32%) Designer
7 19 (5.00%) Python Developer
8 18 (4.74%) C# Developer
9 16 (4.21%) Java Developer
9 16 (4.21%) Senior Developer
10 15 (3.95%) PHP Developer
11 14 (3.68%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.16%) Architect
13 11 (2.89%) UX Designer
13 11 (2.89%) Lead Developer
13 11 (2.89%) Analyst
13 11 (2.89%) Junior
14 10 (2.63%) Junior Developer
15 9 (2.37%) Mobile Developer
15 9 (2.37%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (83.16%) HTML
2 267 (70.26%) CSS
3 152 (40.00%) jQuery
4 133 (35.00%) HTML5
5 105 (27.63%) CSS3
6 98 (25.79%) .NET
7 78 (20.53%) AngularJS
8 63 (16.58%) ASP.NET
9 50 (13.16%) XML
10 41 (10.79%) Sass
11 36 (9.47%) Backbone.js
11 36 (9.47%) REST
11 36 (9.47%) Web Services
12 35 (9.21%) Ajax
12 35 (9.21%) JSON
13 34 (8.95%) RESTful
14 33 (8.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (6.84%) Django
15 26 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (6.58%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 76 (20.00%) User Experience
2 20 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.47%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (3.16%) RIA
7 8 (2.11%) Open Source
8 7 (1.84%) Graphic Design
8 7 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.32%) Photography
9 5 (1.32%) iPhone
9 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.32%) W3C
10 4 (1.05%) E-Learning
10 4 (1.05%) iPad
10 4 (1.05%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.05%) New Media
11 3 (0.79%) STB
11 3 (0.79%) BBC
11 3 (0.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.53%) Linux
2 37 (9.74%) Windows
3 23 (6.05%) UNIX
4 12 (3.16%) Android
5 10 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.05%) AIX
7 3 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (19.21%) TDD
3 69 (18.16%) MVC
4 59 (15.53%) OO
5 50 (13.16%) Scrum
6 44 (11.58%) E-Commerce
7 37 (9.74%) Web Development
8 30 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 26 (6.84%) Software Engineering
10 21 (5.53%) OOP
11 17 (4.47%) Content Management
12 15 (3.95%) Automated Testing
12 15 (3.95%) Software Testing
13 14 (3.68%) Service Delivery
13 14 (3.68%) Kanban
14 13 (3.42%) User Stories
15 12 (3.16%) BDD
15 12 (3.16%) Unit Testing
15 12 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (2.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 91 (23.95%) C#
2 72 (18.95%) SQL
3 69 (18.16%) Java
4 55 (14.47%) PHP
5 36 (9.47%) Python
6 17 (4.47%) C++
7 11 (2.89%) Ruby
7 11 (2.89%) VB.NET
7 11 (2.89%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.63%) Perl
9 7 (1.84%) C
10 6 (1.58%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.05%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.79%) PHP5
12 3 (0.79%) VBA
13 2 (0.53%) VBScript
13 2 (0.53%) VB
13 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.53%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 19 (5.00%) Degree
2 10 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.05%) ISEB
3 4 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.26%) Puppet
1 1 (0.26%) Netcool
1 1 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 38 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.53%) Oracle
3 18 (4.74%) Adobe
4 17 (4.47%) Sitecore
5 10 (2.63%) IBM
6 7 (1.84%) SAP
7 6 (1.58%) Google
7 6 (1.58%) Telerik
8 5 (1.32%) Appcelerator
8 5 (1.32%) Sencha
9 4 (1.05%) HP
10 3 (0.79%) Zend
10 3 (0.79%) Apple
10 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.79%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.53%) Hitachi
11 2 (0.53%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.53%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.53%) Ektron
12 1 (0.26%) Omniture
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