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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 37 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 116 205 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.65% 7.26% 5.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.74% 26.32% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 116 93
Average daily rate £375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £78.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.57% +284.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
619 779 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.80% 27.60% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 478 377
Average daily rate £400 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 60 £375 -3.84% 28
Newbury +7 9 £488 +39.28% 4
Slough -3 6 £150 -57.14% 7
Bracknell -21 6 £190 -49.33% 7
Maidenhead - 3 £425 - 6
Wokingham -4 2 £425 +6.25% 7
Windsor -1 1 - - 1
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 176 (66.92%) HTML
2 168 (63.88%) CSS
3 124 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (33.46%) jQuery
5 78 (29.66%) HTML5
6 67 (25.48%) Java
7 63 (23.95%) C#
7 63 (23.95%) .NET
7 63 (23.95%) Python
8 55 (20.91%) Web Development
8 55 (20.91%) AngularJS
9 51 (19.39%) CSS3
9 51 (19.39%) Linux
10 50 (19.01%) User Experience
11 45 (17.11%) MVC
11 45 (17.11%) TDD
12 43 (16.35%) Web Services
13 42 (15.97%) ASP.NET
13 42 (15.97%) Scrum
14 41 (15.59%) REST
15 40 (15.21%) Front End Development
16 39 (14.83%) SQL
17 36 (13.69%) Git (software)
17 36 (13.69%) PHP
17 36 (13.69%) XML
18 35 (13.31%) Node.js
19 31 (11.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 30 (11.41%) Windows
21 29 (11.03%) JSON
22 28 (10.65%) IIS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (13.31%) Node.js
2 28 (10.65%) IIS
3 24 (9.13%) CMS
4 13 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (3.80%) Apache
6 7 (2.66%) Joomla!
6 7 (2.66%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.66%) WordPress
7 6 (2.28%) Drupal
7 6 (2.28%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.52%) JBoss
9 3 (1.14%) Confluence
9 3 (1.14%) GeoServer
9 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.76%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.28%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.52%) MS Office
4 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.76%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.28%) Magento
2 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.76%) Shopify
4 1 (0.38%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.32%) Force.com
3 13 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.42%) Office 365
5 4 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.52%) Google Tag Manager
5 4 (1.52%) PaaS
6 3 (1.14%) Boomi
6 3 (1.14%) GitHub
6 3 (1.14%) SaaS
7 2 (0.76%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.89%) Internet
2 23 (8.75%) HTTP
3 11 (4.18%) SSL
4 5 (1.90%) DNS
4 5 (1.90%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.14%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.76%) Intranet
6 2 (0.76%) Network Security
7 1 (0.38%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.98%) Relational Database
2 19 (7.22%) RDBMS
3 18 (6.84%) MySQL
4 17 (6.46%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.70%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.04%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.66%) Big Data
8 6 (2.28%) Qlik Sense
9 5 (1.90%) GIS
9 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.14%) Power BI
11 2 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.76%) QlikView
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (13.69%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.60%) Subversion
3 18 (6.84%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.70%) Ant
5 12 (4.56%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.80%) Maven
7 9 (3.42%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.66%) JIRA
8 7 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.28%) gulp
9 6 (2.28%) RSpec
10 5 (1.90%) Fiddler
10 5 (1.90%) Grunt
11 4 (1.52%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.52%) Selenium
12 3 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (1.14%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 2 (0.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 20 (7.60%) Marketing
2 16 (6.08%) Finance
2 16 (6.08%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.18%) German Language
4 9 (3.42%) Publishing
5 7 (2.66%) French Language
5 7 (2.66%) Italian Language
5 7 (2.66%) Retail
5 7 (2.66%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.14%) Banking
7 2 (0.76%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 198 (75.29%) Developer
2 38 (14.45%) JavaScript Developer
3 37 (14.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 32 (12.17%) Python Developer
5 26 (9.89%) C# Developer
5 26 (9.89%) Web Developer
6 24 (9.13%) .NET Developer
7 18 (6.84%) HTML Developer
8 17 (6.46%) Angular Developer
9 16 (6.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (6.08%) Java Developer
10 15 (5.70%) Support Engineer
10 15 (5.70%) UX Developer
11 14 (5.32%) Architect
11 14 (5.32%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 13 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) HTML CSS Developer
12 13 (4.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (66.92%) HTML
2 168 (63.88%) CSS
3 88 (33.46%) jQuery
4 78 (29.66%) HTML5
5 63 (23.95%) .NET
6 55 (20.91%) AngularJS
7 51 (19.39%) CSS3
8 43 (16.35%) Web Services
9 42 (15.97%) ASP.NET
10 41 (15.59%) REST
11 36 (13.69%) XML
12 31 (11.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 29 (11.03%) JSON
14 26 (9.89%) Django
15 25 (9.51%) RESTful
16 24 (9.13%) .NET Framework
16 24 (9.13%) Sass
17 17 (6.46%) Ajax
17 17 (6.46%) Spring
18 15 (5.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.01%) User Experience
2 13 (4.94%) Animation
3 11 (4.18%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.04%) Motion Graphics
6 7 (2.66%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.52%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.52%) Smart Energy
9 3 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.14%) Social Media
9 3 (1.14%) W3C
10 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.38%) Blog
11 1 (0.38%) iPad
11 1 (0.38%) New Media
11 1 (0.38%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.39%) Linux
2 30 (11.41%) Windows
3 17 (6.46%) Ubuntu
4 13 (4.94%) CentOS
4 13 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.56%) Android
6 11 (4.18%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.04%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (20.91%) Web Development
3 45 (17.11%) MVC
3 45 (17.11%) TDD
4 42 (15.97%) Scrum
5 40 (15.21%) Front End Development
6 28 (10.65%) SDLC
7 27 (10.27%) OOP
8 26 (9.89%) OO
9 23 (8.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (6.84%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.08%) Waterfall
12 15 (5.70%) Software Testing
12 15 (5.70%) Web Application Development
13 14 (5.32%) DevOps
13 14 (5.32%) Web Design
14 13 (4.94%) Configuration Management
14 13 (4.94%) Software Engineering
15 12 (4.56%) Analytics
15 12 (4.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 67 (25.48%) Java
2 63 (23.95%) C#
2 63 (23.95%) Python
3 39 (14.83%) SQL
4 36 (13.69%) PHP
5 16 (6.08%) Ruby
5 16 (6.08%) VB.NET
6 15 (5.70%) Apex Code
6 15 (5.70%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.18%) C++
9 8 (3.04%) VB
10 7 (2.66%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.28%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.90%) ES6
12 5 (1.90%) VB6
12 5 (1.90%) VBScript
13 3 (1.14%) Groovy
14 2 (0.76%) C
14 2 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (7.98%) Degree
2 6 (2.28%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.14%) MCITP
4 3 (1.14%) MCTS
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.32%) SLA
2 7 (2.66%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (4.94%) Ansible
1 13 (4.94%) Graphite
1 13 (4.94%) logstash
1 13 (4.94%) Puppet
1 13 (4.94%) Terraform
2 4 (1.52%) Capistrano
3 3 (1.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 27 (10.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.70%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (4.56%) Oracle
4 8 (3.04%) Adobe
4 8 (3.04%) ATG
4 8 (3.04%) hybris
5 7 (2.66%) Google
6 6 (2.28%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.52%) Percussion
7 4 (1.52%) Twitter
7 4 (1.52%) VMware
8 3 (1.14%) Dell
8 3 (1.14%) IBM
8 3 (1.14%) Sony
8 3 (1.14%) Zend
9 2 (0.76%) Concur
9 2 (0.76%) InterSystems
9 2 (0.76%) Nintex
9 2 (0.76%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.38%) ForgeRock
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