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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 178 166 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.83% 6.84% 9.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.29% 26.73% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 84 121
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£356 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £31.00 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
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
677 621 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.97% 25.59% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 313 377
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 17
Average hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.19% -23.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £14.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -5 73 £413 +13.79% 50
Bracknell +14 36 £350 +27.27% 15
Slough +1 23 £325 -1.51% 7
Maidenhead 0 9 £300 - 2
Newbury -10 7 £313 -10.71% 3
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 249 (72.59%) HTML
2 236 (68.80%) CSS
3 111 (32.36%) jQuery
4 110 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (30.61%) HTML5
6 100 (29.15%) CSS3
7 93 (27.11%) Java
8 91 (26.53%) MVC
9 81 (23.62%) .NET
10 78 (22.74%) AngularJS
11 77 (22.45%) C#
12 73 (21.28%) TDD
13 57 (16.62%) SQL
14 54 (15.74%) E-Commerce
15 50 (14.58%) XML
16 48 (13.99%) Sass
17 45 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 45 (13.12%) Scrum
18 42 (12.24%) Oracle
19 41 (11.95%) Ajax
20 40 (11.66%) JSON
21 38 (11.08%) ASP.NET
22 37 (10.79%) WebSphere
23 34 (9.91%) User Experience
23 34 (9.91%) Retail
23 34 (9.91%) SQL Server
23 34 (9.91%) Python
24 33 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
24 33 (9.62%) Git (software)
25 32 (9.33%) OO

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (10.79%) WebSphere
2 25 (7.29%) CMS
3 22 (6.41%) Node.js
4 20 (5.83%) Commerce Server
5 15 (4.37%) Apache
6 14 (4.08%) Oracle Spatial
7 12 (3.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (2.92%) K2 blackpearl
9 8 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (2.33%) IIS
10 7 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
11 6 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.75%) Umbraco
12 5 (1.46%) WordPress
12 5 (1.46%) MQSeries
13 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.87%) Drupal
15 2 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
15 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (6.12%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.92%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.87%) MS Office
5 2 (0.58%) GIMP
5 2 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.17%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.29%) Magento
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 11 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.46%) GitHub
4 4 (1.17%) SaaS
5 3 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Force.com
6 1 (0.29%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.16%) Internet
2 15 (4.37%) HTTP
3 8 (2.33%) SSL
4 6 (1.75%) Intranet
5 4 (1.17%) LDAP
5 4 (1.17%) DNS
6 2 (0.58%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.29%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.12%) MySQL
3 17 (4.96%) DB2
3 17 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (3.21%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.62%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.33%) DbVisualizer
8 6 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.46%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.29%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 33 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.41%) Grunt
3 20 (5.83%) Subversion
4 19 (5.54%) Selenium
5 15 (4.37%) TeamCity
6 14 (4.08%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.62%) NUnit
7 9 (2.62%) JIRA
7 9 (2.62%) MSTest
7 9 (2.62%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.33%) Jasmine
8 8 (2.33%) gulp
9 7 (2.04%) Axure RP
9 7 (2.04%) Maven
10 6 (1.75%) JUnit
10 6 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.75%) Bower
11 5 (1.46%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.46%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.46%) HP UFT
General
1 34 (9.91%) Retail
2 26 (7.58%) Marketing
3 19 (5.54%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.50%) Finance
5 5 (1.46%) Multimedia
5 5 (1.46%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.17%) Legal
6 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.87%) Games
8 2 (0.58%) Electronics
8 2 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 244 (71.14%) Developer
2 66 (19.24%) Front-End Developer
3 37 (10.79%) Web Developer
4 30 (8.75%) Java Developer
5 26 (7.58%) .NET Developer
6 25 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 22 (6.41%) Analyst
8 21 (6.12%) Designer
9 19 (5.54%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.08%) UI Developer
10 14 (4.08%) UI Programmer
11 13 (3.79%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.21%) WebSphere Developer
12 11 (3.21%) Python Developer
12 11 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (2.62%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (2.62%) Front-End Web Developer
13 9 (2.62%) UX Designer
14 8 (2.33%) Architect
14 8 (2.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (72.59%) HTML
2 236 (68.80%) CSS
3 111 (32.36%) jQuery
4 105 (30.61%) HTML5
5 100 (29.15%) CSS3
6 81 (23.62%) .NET
7 78 (22.74%) AngularJS
8 50 (14.58%) XML
9 48 (13.99%) Sass
10 45 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 41 (11.95%) Ajax
12 40 (11.66%) JSON
13 38 (11.08%) ASP.NET
14 30 (8.75%) REST
15 27 (7.87%) Spring
16 23 (6.71%) J2EE
17 22 (6.41%) Hibernate
18 21 (6.12%) LESS
19 20 (5.83%) Backbone.js
20 19 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.91%) User Experience
2 25 (7.29%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.96%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.08%) GIS
5 11 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.21%) W3C
6 10 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.62%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.75%) Replication
9 5 (1.46%) Photography
10 3 (0.87%) STB
10 3 (0.87%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.87%) Social Media
10 3 (0.87%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.58%) Statistics
11 2 (0.58%) DTV
11 2 (0.58%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.58%) Copywriting
12 1 (0.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.29%) Linux
2 21 (6.12%) Windows
3 13 (3.79%) UNIX
4 8 (2.33%) AIX
5 3 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (0.87%) Android
5 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.58%) Solaris
7 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (26.53%) MVC
3 73 (21.28%) TDD
4 54 (15.74%) E-Commerce
5 45 (13.12%) Scrum
6 33 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 32 (9.33%) OO
8 23 (6.71%) Analytics
9 20 (5.83%) Automated Testing
10 18 (5.25%) Web Design
11 17 (4.96%) Content Management
11 17 (4.96%) Workflow
11 17 (4.96%) OOP
11 17 (4.96%) Software Engineering
12 15 (4.37%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (4.37%) Data Protection
13 13 (3.79%) Software Testing
13 13 (3.79%) Web Development
13 13 (3.79%) Data Modelling
13 13 (3.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 93 (27.11%) Java
2 77 (22.45%) C#
3 57 (16.62%) SQL
4 34 (9.91%) Python
5 23 (6.71%) PHP
6 13 (3.79%) C++
6 13 (3.79%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.50%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.75%) Ruby
10 5 (1.46%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.46%) C
10 5 (1.46%) Groovy
10 5 (1.46%) Scala
11 4 (1.17%) BeanShell
11 4 (1.17%) VBScript
11 4 (1.17%) VB
11 4 (1.17%) Perl
12 3 (0.87%) PHP5
13 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 21 (6.12%) Degree
2 16 (4.66%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.75%) ISEB
5 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) MCSD
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (0.58%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.29%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.29%) Netcool
2 1 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.29%) OVSD
2 1 (0.29%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 42 (12.24%) Oracle
2 26 (7.58%) Adobe
3 24 (7.00%) IBM
4 18 (5.25%) Microsoft
5 15 (4.37%) Google
6 9 (2.62%) Endeca
7 8 (2.33%) HP
8 7 (2.04%) SAP
9 6 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.75%) Sencha
10 5 (1.46%) CA
11 4 (1.17%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.17%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.87%) Telerik
12 3 (0.87%) Capita
12 3 (0.87%) Omniture
13 2 (0.58%) VMware
13 2 (0.58%) Lotus
13 2 (0.58%) Remedy
13 2 (0.58%) Macromedia
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