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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 24 10 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 156 240 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.32% 9.09% 4.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.15% 27.03% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 147 56
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 14
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +16.66%
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
674 888 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.29% 33.64% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 472 312
Average daily rate £364 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 29
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £17.50 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -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 20 October 2014.

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
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 20 October 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
Reading -3 71 £363 +3.57% 20
Slough -2 30 £330 +5.60% 8
Newbury 0 11 £350 +75.00% 15
Maidenhead -1 9 £325 - 8
Bracknell -9 5 £330 -5.71% 7
Hungerford - 2 - -
Windsor -4 1 £375 +21.95% 7
Wokingham - - - - 1
Thatcham - - - -
Ascot - - - - 1
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 248 (78.23%) HTML
2 214 (67.51%) CSS
3 129 (40.69%) .NET
4 110 (34.70%) HTML5
5 104 (32.81%) jQuery
6 101 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (27.44%) C#
8 76 (23.97%) ASP.NET
8 76 (23.97%) CSS3
9 73 (23.03%) MVC
10 71 (22.40%) SQL
11 65 (20.50%) OO
12 64 (20.19%) SQL Server
13 59 (18.61%) XML
14 56 (17.67%) AngularJS
15 50 (15.77%) Java
16 47 (14.83%) Ajax
17 43 (13.56%) CRM
17 43 (13.56%) Microsoft
17 43 (13.56%) JSON
18 42 (13.25%) Web Services
19 40 (12.62%) Windows
20 37 (11.67%) User Experience
21 35 (11.04%) Degree
21 35 (11.04%) Web Development
21 35 (11.04%) SharePoint
21 35 (11.04%) Internet
21 35 (11.04%) Scrum
22 33 (10.41%) TDD
22 33 (10.41%) PHP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 35 (11.04%) SharePoint
2 31 (9.78%) CMS
3 28 (8.83%) IIS
4 15 (4.73%) Node.js
5 13 (4.10%) Apache
6 12 (3.79%) Drupal
6 12 (3.79%) WordPress
7 11 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (3.15%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (2.52%) Liferay
11 7 (2.21%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (1.26%) Joomla!
14 4 (1.26%) Lync
15 3 (0.95%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.95%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (6.62%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.58%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.58%) MS Office
3 5 (1.58%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.32%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.32%) Simulink
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 27 (8.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.63%) Magento
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.15%) SaaS
3 4 (1.26%) Office 365
4 3 (0.95%) GitHub
5 2 (0.63%) Force.com
6 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.04%) Internet
2 26 (8.20%) HTTP
3 12 (3.79%) FTP
4 11 (3.47%) HTTPS
5 8 (2.52%) DNS
6 5 (1.58%) SSL
7 3 (0.95%) SAN
7 3 (0.95%) Intranet
7 3 (0.95%) SMTP
7 3 (0.95%) NAS
7 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.95%) SSH
8 2 (0.63%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.63%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.63%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.32%) LDAP
9 1 (0.32%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.89%) MySQL
3 22 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.15%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.84%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.58%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.95%) DB2
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.32%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 29 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.99%) Subversion
3 18 (5.68%) Grunt
4 17 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (4.73%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.79%) Jasmine
7 11 (3.47%) Jenkins
7 11 (3.47%) QUnit
8 10 (3.15%) JIRA
9 9 (2.84%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.84%) Dreamweaver
10 7 (2.21%) Selenium
11 4 (1.26%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.26%) Gradle
12 2 (0.63%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.63%) Maven
12 2 (0.63%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.63%) JUnit
General
1 16 (5.05%) Marketing
2 15 (4.73%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.21%) Finance
4 5 (1.58%) Retail
5 3 (0.95%) Danish Language
5 3 (0.95%) Dutch Language
5 3 (0.95%) Italian Language
5 3 (0.95%) Japanese Language
5 3 (0.95%) Korean Language
5 3 (0.95%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
5 3 (0.95%) Swedish Language
6 2 (0.63%) Legal
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 238 (75.08%) Developer
2 60 (18.93%) Front-End Developer
3 48 (15.14%) Web Developer
4 32 (10.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 27 (8.52%) .NET Developer
6 26 (8.20%) Consultant
7 18 (5.68%) C# Developer
7 18 (5.68%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.10%) PHP Developer
9 13 (4.10%) Front-End Web Developer
10 11 (3.47%) CRM Developer
10 11 (3.47%) Applications Developer
10 11 (3.47%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.15%) Architect
11 10 (3.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 8 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.52%) CRM Consultant
12 8 (2.52%) SharePoint Developer
13 7 (2.21%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (78.23%) HTML
2 214 (67.51%) CSS
3 129 (40.69%) .NET
4 110 (34.70%) HTML5
5 104 (32.81%) jQuery
6 76 (23.97%) ASP.NET
6 76 (23.97%) CSS3
7 59 (18.61%) XML
8 56 (17.67%) AngularJS
9 47 (14.83%) Ajax
10 43 (13.56%) JSON
11 42 (13.25%) Web Services
12 32 (10.09%) Sass
12 32 (10.09%) Backbone.js
13 30 (9.46%) WCF
14 27 (8.52%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (6.94%) JSP
15 22 (6.94%) SOAP
15 22 (6.94%) J2EE
16 20 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.67%) User Experience
2 28 (8.83%) Computer Science
3 25 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 21 (6.62%) Open Source
5 11 (3.47%) iPad
6 9 (2.84%) Web 2.0
7 8 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.21%) Digital Media
8 7 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.58%) W3C
10 4 (1.26%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.26%) IPTV
10 4 (1.26%) Wiki
10 4 (1.26%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (0.95%) Social Media
11 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.95%) GIS
12 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.62%) Windows
2 22 (6.94%) Linux
3 12 (3.79%) UNIX
4 6 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.26%) Android
7 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.95%) Solaris
8 2 (0.63%) AIX
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.63%) Debian
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (23.03%) MVC
3 65 (20.50%) OO
4 43 (13.56%) CRM
5 35 (11.04%) Scrum
5 35 (11.04%) Web Development
6 33 (10.41%) TDD
7 25 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 23 (7.26%) Project Management
8 23 (7.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (5.36%) Workflow
10 13 (4.10%) Content Management
10 13 (4.10%) Unit Testing
10 13 (4.10%) BDD
11 12 (3.79%) Web Design
12 11 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (3.47%) Analytics
12 11 (3.47%) User Stories
13 10 (3.15%) SEO
14 9 (2.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 87 (27.44%) C#
2 71 (22.40%) SQL
3 50 (15.77%) Java
4 33 (10.41%) PHP
5 12 (3.79%) C++
6 11 (3.47%) PL/SQL
6 11 (3.47%) VBScript
7 8 (2.52%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.52%) Python
8 7 (2.21%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.21%) Perl
9 6 (1.89%) Ruby
9 6 (1.89%) Scala
10 5 (1.58%) Groovy
10 5 (1.58%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.58%) PHP5
10 5 (1.58%) C
11 4 (1.26%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (11.04%) Degree
2 12 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.84%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.63%) MCTS
5 2 (0.63%) MCITP
5 2 (0.63%) MCPD
5 2 (0.63%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.46%) Oracle
3 14 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.89%) IBM
4 6 (1.89%) Adobe
4 6 (1.89%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.89%) Sencha
5 5 (1.58%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.58%) Zend
6 4 (1.26%) Twitter
6 4 (1.26%) Open Text
7 3 (0.95%) Metastorm
7 3 (0.95%) Omniture
7 3 (0.95%) Google
7 3 (0.95%) GigaSpaces
7 3 (0.95%) SAP
7 3 (0.95%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.63%) Informatica
8 2 (0.63%) Cognos
8 2 (0.63%) Yahoo!
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Rate: £325 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Rate: £450 - 500 per day
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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Reading
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: £100 - £225 per day
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Rate: competitive
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