The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 38 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 13.87% 18.25% 20.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.89% 38.17% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 8
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 131 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.89% 47.81% 54.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 64 45
Average daily rate £325 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 2
Average hourly rate £18.68 £18.71 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% -50.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Brighton region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Brighton region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 65 (84.42%) HTML
2 61 (79.22%) CSS
3 43 (55.84%) jQuery
4 38 (49.35%) HTML5
5 32 (41.56%) CSS3
5 32 (41.56%) PHP
6 28 (36.36%) C#
7 27 (35.06%) .NET
8 23 (29.87%) MySQL
8 23 (29.87%) SQL
8 23 (29.87%) Ajax
9 19 (24.68%) Photoshop
10 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
10 18 (23.38%) CMS
10 18 (23.38%) Marketing
11 17 (22.08%) MVC
12 16 (20.78%) LAMP
12 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
13 15 (19.48%) Drupal
14 14 (18.18%) OO
15 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
17 7 (9.09%) OOP
17 7 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
17 7 (9.09%) User Experience
18 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
18 6 (7.79%) Entity Framework
18 6 (7.79%) CRM
18 6 (7.79%) Web Services
18 6 (7.79%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 18 (23.38%) CMS
2 15 (19.48%) Drupal
3 5 (6.49%) Moodle
4 2 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) WordPress
5 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.30%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) MySQL
2 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) PowerCenter
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Big Data
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (3.90%) Axure RP
3 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.30%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (23.38%) Marketing
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (88.31%) Developer
2 26 (33.77%) Web Developer
3 23 (29.87%) .NET Developer
4 17 (22.08%) C# Developer
5 15 (19.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (11.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.39%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Moodle Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.60%) UX Designer
10 2 (2.60%) Designer
10 2 (2.60%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (2.60%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (2.60%) ETL Developer
10 2 (2.60%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.30%) Senior UX Designer
11 1 (1.30%) Build and Release Engineer
11 1 (1.30%) Senior User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (84.42%) HTML
2 61 (79.22%) CSS
3 43 (55.84%) jQuery
4 38 (49.35%) HTML5
5 32 (41.56%) CSS3
6 27 (35.06%) .NET
7 23 (29.87%) Ajax
8 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
8 16 (20.78%) LAMP
9 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
10 6 (7.79%) Web Services
10 6 (7.79%) Entity Framework
10 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.19%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (5.19%) WCF
12 3 (3.90%) XML
12 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (3.90%) NHibernate
13 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) User Experience
2 3 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.30%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.30%) Android
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) MVC
2 14 (18.18%) OO
3 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.09%) OOP
4 7 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (7.79%) CRM
6 5 (6.49%) TDD
6 5 (6.49%) Web Development
6 5 (6.49%) Web Design
7 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.90%) Scrum
8 3 (3.90%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.60%) OO PHP
9 2 (2.60%) Analytics
9 2 (2.60%) ETL
9 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.30%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.30%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) PHP
2 28 (36.36%) C#
3 23 (29.87%) SQL
4 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.90%) VB
5 3 (3.90%) Java
6 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.60%) VB6
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) PHP5
7 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Adobe
3 2 (2.60%) Informatica
3 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.30%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.30%) Zend
4 1 (1.30%) Siebel