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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 162 158 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.35% 6.28% 8.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.88% 25.61% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 68 112
Average daily rate
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£375 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
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 £31.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -6.61%
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
626 617 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.53% 24.51% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 294 345
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 17
Average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 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
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 4 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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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 -8 63 £390 +18.18% 33
Bracknell +10 31 £213 -45.51% 4
Slough 0 15 £375 +14.06% 6
Maidenhead -2 8 £300 - 2
Newbury -2 6 £313 +25.00% 8
Windsor +1 1 - - 3
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 257 (72.39%) HTML
2 235 (66.20%) CSS
3 118 (33.24%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (32.68%) jQuery
5 101 (28.45%) Java
5 101 (28.45%) HTML5
6 94 (26.48%) CSS3
7 93 (26.20%) .NET
8 88 (24.79%) MVC
9 87 (24.51%) C#
10 77 (21.69%) AngularJS
11 76 (21.41%) TDD
12 68 (19.15%) SQL
13 54 (15.21%) XML
14 49 (13.80%) ASP.NET
14 49 (13.80%) Scrum
15 47 (13.24%) E-Commerce
16 44 (12.39%) SQL Server
17 42 (11.83%) Oracle
18 39 (10.99%) User Experience
19 36 (10.14%) Sass
19 36 (10.14%) Python
19 36 (10.14%) Ajax
20 35 (9.86%) Git (software)
20 35 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 32 (9.01%) CMS
21 32 (9.01%) WebSphere
21 32 (9.01%) OO
22 31 (8.73%) Internet
22 31 (8.73%) Responsive Web Design

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 32 (9.01%) CMS
1 32 (9.01%) WebSphere
2 21 (5.92%) Node.js
3 15 (4.23%) Commerce Server
4 13 (3.66%) Apache
4 13 (3.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 13 (3.66%) Oracle Spatial
5 10 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (2.54%) IIS
7 7 (1.97%) K2 blackpearl
7 7 (1.97%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.41%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.41%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.41%) WordPress
10 4 (1.13%) Drupal
10 4 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (5.92%) Photoshop
2 12 (3.38%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.85%) MS Office
5 2 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.13%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.28%) Magento
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.54%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.41%) GitHub
4 3 (0.85%) SaaS
4 3 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.56%) Office 365
6 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) Veeva
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) Force.com
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.73%) Internet
2 20 (5.63%) HTTP
3 8 (2.25%) SSL
4 6 (1.69%) Intranet
5 5 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.13%) DNS
6 4 (1.13%) LDAP
7 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.28%) SAN
8 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.28%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.48%) MySQL
3 20 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.79%) DB2
5 15 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.10%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.25%) DbVisualizer
9 7 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.69%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.13%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.92%) Subversion
2 21 (5.92%) Grunt
3 20 (5.63%) Selenium
4 15 (4.23%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.94%) TeamCity
6 10 (2.82%) Maven
6 10 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.54%) JIRA
7 9 (2.54%) JUnit
7 9 (2.54%) NUnit
7 9 (2.54%) MSTest
7 9 (2.54%) Axure RP
8 8 (2.25%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.97%) gulp
9 7 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.69%) Ant
10 6 (1.69%) Xcode
10 6 (1.69%) Bower
11 5 (1.41%) HP UFT
General
1 28 (7.89%) Retail
2 25 (7.04%) Marketing
3 18 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.94%) Finance
5 5 (1.41%) Spanish Language
5 5 (1.41%) Multimedia
5 5 (1.41%) Games
6 4 (1.13%) Legal
6 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Electronics
8 2 (0.56%) Advertising
8 2 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 254 (71.55%) Developer
2 56 (15.77%) Front-End Developer
3 38 (10.70%) Web Developer
4 31 (8.73%) Java Developer
5 30 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 29 (8.17%) .NET Developer
7 23 (6.48%) Designer
8 20 (5.63%) C# Developer
9 18 (5.07%) Analyst
10 14 (3.94%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.66%) Python Developer
12 12 (3.38%) Lead Developer
13 11 (3.10%) Software Developer
13 11 (3.10%) Architect
13 11 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (3.10%) UX Designer
14 10 (2.82%) UI Developer
14 10 (2.82%) UI Programmer
15 9 (2.54%) Junior
15 9 (2.54%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (72.39%) HTML
2 235 (66.20%) CSS
3 116 (32.68%) jQuery
4 101 (28.45%) HTML5
5 94 (26.48%) CSS3
6 93 (26.20%) .NET
7 77 (21.69%) AngularJS
8 54 (15.21%) XML
9 49 (13.80%) ASP.NET
10 36 (10.14%) Ajax
10 36 (10.14%) Sass
11 35 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (8.45%) REST
13 28 (7.89%) Spring
14 27 (7.61%) JSON
15 24 (6.76%) J2EE
15 24 (6.76%) Web Services
16 22 (6.20%) XHTML
16 22 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (5.92%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.99%) User Experience
2 22 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.66%) GIS
6 11 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.10%) W3C
6 11 (3.10%) Graphic Design
7 7 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.41%) Photography
8 5 (1.41%) Replication
9 3 (0.85%) STB
9 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.85%) Social Media
9 3 (0.85%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.56%) iPad
10 2 (0.56%) DTV
10 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.56%) iPhone
11 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.89%) Windows
2 27 (7.61%) Linux
3 20 (5.63%) UNIX
4 8 (2.25%) Android
5 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.41%) AIX
7 3 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Solaris
9 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (33.24%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (24.79%) MVC
3 76 (21.41%) TDD
4 49 (13.80%) Scrum
5 47 (13.24%) E-Commerce
6 32 (9.01%) OO
7 31 (8.73%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (6.20%) Software Engineering
9 21 (5.92%) Web Development
10 19 (5.35%) Automated Testing
11 18 (5.07%) OOP
11 18 (5.07%) Web Design
11 18 (5.07%) Analytics
12 17 (4.79%) Content Management
13 14 (3.94%) Software Testing
13 14 (3.94%) Workflow
13 14 (3.94%) User Stories
14 13 (3.66%) Service Delivery
14 13 (3.66%) Data Modelling
14 13 (3.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 101 (28.45%) Java
2 87 (24.51%) C#
3 68 (19.15%) SQL
4 36 (10.14%) Python
5 25 (7.04%) PHP
6 14 (3.94%) C++
7 13 (3.66%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.66%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.25%) Perl
9 6 (1.69%) C
10 5 (1.41%) Ruby
10 5 (1.41%) Groovy
10 5 (1.41%) Scala
10 5 (1.41%) VBScript
10 5 (1.41%) VB
11 4 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.13%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.13%) BeanShell
12 2 (0.56%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 18 (5.07%) Degree
2 17 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.69%) ISEB
5 3 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) MCSD
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.28%) OVSD
2 1 (0.28%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.28%) Netcool
2 1 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 42 (11.83%) Oracle
2 26 (7.32%) Adobe
3 20 (5.63%) IBM
3 20 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.10%) Google
4 11 (3.10%) Sitecore
5 9 (2.54%) Sencha
6 7 (1.97%) Endeca
6 7 (1.97%) SAP
6 7 (1.97%) HP
6 7 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.41%) CA
8 3 (0.85%) Lotus
8 3 (0.85%) Apple
8 3 (0.85%) Capita
8 3 (0.85%) Omniture
8 3 (0.85%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.85%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.56%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.56%) VMware
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