The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 20 14 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 158 203 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.40% 8.37% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.20% 26.75% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 107 72
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £302 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
627 759 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.38% 31.29% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 333 386
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 27
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.94 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.10 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
South East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -6 66 £330 -14.83% 33
Bracknell +10 14 £395 -7.05% 7
Maidenhead -3 12 £300 +9.09% 7
Slough -12 10 £339 +35.50% 11
Newbury +2 7 £225 -12.19% 7
Windsor -2 2 £250 -54.54% 3
Wokingham - 1 - - 8
Ascot - - - - 2
Thatcham - - - - 1
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 249 (79.30%) HTML
2 223 (71.02%) CSS
3 133 (42.36%) jQuery
4 127 (40.45%) HTML5
5 98 (31.21%) CSS3
6 96 (30.57%) .NET
7 71 (22.61%) C#
8 62 (19.75%) ASP.NET
8 62 (19.75%) XML
9 60 (19.11%) MVC
10 58 (18.47%) OO
11 55 (17.52%) Ajax
12 52 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (13.69%) Web Development
13 43 (13.69%) SQL
14 42 (13.38%) SQL Server
15 41 (13.06%) JSON
15 41 (13.06%) AngularJS
16 38 (12.10%) Mobile App
16 38 (12.10%) CMS
17 37 (11.78%) Backbone.js
18 36 (11.46%) TDD
19 34 (10.83%) PHP
20 32 (10.19%) Java
20 32 (10.19%) Scrum
21 31 (9.87%) Microsoft
22 30 (9.55%) E-Commerce
23 29 (9.24%) DOM
23 29 (9.24%) Web Services
23 29 (9.24%) Dojo

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (12.10%) CMS
2 27 (8.60%) SharePoint
3 17 (5.41%) IIS
4 16 (5.10%) Drupal
5 11 (3.50%) Node.js
6 9 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.87%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.91%) WordPress
7 6 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.59%) Apache
8 5 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.96%) Liferay
10 3 (0.96%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.64%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.64%) TYPO3
11 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion MX
Applications
1 27 (8.60%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.55%) MS Office
3 6 (1.91%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.96%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (6.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.96%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) Force.com
3 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.32%) PaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.28%) HTTP
2 21 (6.69%) Internet
3 8 (2.55%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.91%) FTP
5 4 (1.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.37%) MySQL
4 18 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.91%) DB2
7 6 (1.91%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.64%) QlikView
10 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.64%) OLAP
10 2 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.64%) MS Access
10 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.64%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 22 (7.01%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.10%) Subversion
3 16 (5.10%) Grunt
4 13 (4.14%) Dreamweaver
5 12 (3.82%) Jasmine
6 11 (3.50%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.55%) QUnit
7 8 (2.55%) Selenium
8 7 (2.23%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.23%) JIRA
9 6 (1.91%) Firebug
10 5 (1.59%) Behat
11 4 (1.27%) PHPUnit
12 3 (0.96%) Maven
12 3 (0.96%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.64%) Ant
13 2 (0.64%) JUnit
General
1 14 (4.46%) Finance
2 12 (3.82%) Marketing
3 8 (2.55%) Publishing
4 7 (2.23%) Retail
5 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.27%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Games
7 3 (0.96%) Banking
7 3 (0.96%) Danish Language
7 3 (0.96%) Dutch Language
7 3 (0.96%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.96%) Japanese Language
7 3 (0.96%) Korean Language
7 3 (0.96%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (0.96%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.96%) Swedish Language
8 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 257 (81.85%) Developer
2 58 (18.47%) Front-End Developer
3 51 (16.24%) Web Developer
4 50 (15.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (7.01%) .NET Developer
6 21 (6.69%) Consultant
7 19 (6.05%) PHP Developer
8 16 (5.10%) Java Developer
9 15 (4.78%) UI Developer
10 14 (4.46%) UI Programmer
11 13 (4.14%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.14%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.50%) Technical Leader
13 10 (3.18%) Applications Developer
13 10 (3.18%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.18%) Front-End Web Developer
14 9 (2.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 9 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
14 9 (2.87%) SharePoint Developer
14 9 (2.87%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (79.30%) HTML
2 223 (71.02%) CSS
3 133 (42.36%) jQuery
4 127 (40.45%) HTML5
5 98 (31.21%) CSS3
6 96 (30.57%) .NET
7 62 (19.75%) ASP.NET
7 62 (19.75%) XML
8 55 (17.52%) Ajax
9 41 (13.06%) JSON
9 41 (13.06%) AngularJS
10 37 (11.78%) Backbone.js
11 29 (9.24%) Dojo
11 29 (9.24%) DOM
11 29 (9.24%) Web Services
12 28 (8.92%) XHTML
13 25 (7.96%) Sass
14 24 (7.64%) RESTful
15 21 (6.69%) WCF
16 19 (6.05%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.10%) Mobile App
2 21 (6.69%) Open Source
3 14 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.50%) iPad
4 11 (3.50%) Digital Media
5 9 (2.87%) W3C
6 7 (2.23%) Graphic Design
7 6 (1.91%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.59%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.27%) Wiki
10 3 (0.96%) GIS
10 3 (0.96%) Social Media
11 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.64%) Online Games
11 2 (0.64%) iPhone
12 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.32%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.32%) Physics
12 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.92%) Windows
2 20 (6.37%) Linux
3 11 (3.50%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.87%) Android
5 6 (1.91%) Windows 8
5 6 (1.91%) UNIX
6 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.64%) AIX
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.11%) MVC
2 58 (18.47%) OO
3 52 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (13.69%) Web Development
5 36 (11.46%) TDD
6 32 (10.19%) Scrum
7 30 (9.55%) E-Commerce
8 25 (7.96%) CRM
9 21 (6.69%) Content Management
10 20 (6.37%) User Stories
11 19 (6.05%) BDD
12 17 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (4.46%) OOP
13 14 (4.46%) Workflow
14 13 (4.14%) Project Management
15 12 (3.82%) Validation
15 12 (3.82%) Web Design
15 12 (3.82%) Unit Testing
15 12 (3.82%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (3.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (22.61%) C#
2 43 (13.69%) SQL
3 34 (10.83%) PHP
4 32 (10.19%) Java
5 9 (2.87%) PHP5
6 8 (2.55%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.91%) Python
8 5 (1.59%) VB
8 5 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.27%) VBScript
9 4 (1.27%) Perl
10 3 (0.96%) C++
10 3 (0.96%) C
10 3 (0.96%) Ruby
11 2 (0.64%) Groovy
11 2 (0.64%) Bourne shell
11 2 (0.64%) VB6
11 2 (0.64%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.64%) VBA
12 1 (0.32%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.01%) Degree
2 8 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) MCPD
5 2 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.82%) QA
2 5 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (9.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.78%) Sencha
3 13 (4.14%) Twitter
4 10 (3.18%) Yahoo!
5 9 (2.87%) Adobe
6 7 (2.23%) Oracle
7 6 (1.91%) Zend
7 6 (1.91%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.59%) Google
9 4 (1.27%) Open Text
9 4 (1.27%) SAP
9 4 (1.27%) JBoss
9 4 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.27%) IBM
10 3 (0.96%) Omniture
10 3 (0.96%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.96%) Metastorm
11 2 (0.64%) Cognos
11 2 (0.64%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.32%) webMethods
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