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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 37 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.45% 19.21% 22.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.14% 43.04% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 9
Average daily rate
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£275 £273 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £198 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £325 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
JavaScript
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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
97 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 45.75% 44.63% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 43 28
Average daily rate £300 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £350 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 95 (86.36%) HTML
2 89 (80.91%) CSS
3 73 (66.36%) .NET
3 73 (66.36%) jQuery
4 59 (53.64%) ASP.NET
5 55 (50.00%) SQL
6 45 (40.91%) C#
7 42 (38.18%) MVC
8 40 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (31.82%) Web Services
9 35 (31.82%) XML
10 34 (30.91%) Visual Studio
11 31 (28.18%) XSLT
11 31 (28.18%) User Experience
12 30 (27.27%) Ajax
13 28 (25.45%) Web Development
13 28 (25.45%) OOP
14 27 (24.55%) CMS
15 26 (23.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (22.73%) XHTML
16 25 (22.73%) Content Management
17 24 (21.82%) OpenText
17 24 (21.82%) Adobe
18 23 (20.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 22 (20.00%) Intranet
20 21 (19.09%) W3C
20 21 (19.09%) XSD
21 20 (18.18%) .NET Framework
22 19 (17.27%) Google
22 19 (17.27%) WCF

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 27 (24.55%) CMS
2 18 (16.36%) IIS
3 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.73%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.73%) Jetty
5 2 (1.82%) Apache
5 2 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.91%) Moodle
6 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (20.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (0.91%) HTTP
2 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) MySQL
3 4 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.82%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.82%) BaseX
6 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.91%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 34 (30.91%) Visual Studio
2 18 (16.36%) Axure RP
3 15 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.18%) NUnit
4 9 (8.18%) Subversion
5 8 (7.27%) StyleCop
6 5 (4.55%) Maven
7 4 (3.64%) Selenium
7 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.73%) JUnit
8 3 (2.73%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.82%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.82%) TestNG
9 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.82%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.91%) Moq
10 1 (0.91%) Mocha
General
1 17 (15.45%) Publishing
2 6 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (0.91%) Electronics
3 1 (0.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (92.73%) Developer
2 41 (37.27%) .NET Developer
3 30 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 29 (26.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (18.18%) CMS Developer
6 19 (17.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (13.64%) Web Developer
8 13 (11.82%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.36%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.64%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.64%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Java Web Developer
11 3 (2.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.73%) UI Designer
11 3 (2.73%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.73%) UX Designer
11 3 (2.73%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (86.36%) HTML
2 89 (80.91%) CSS
3 73 (66.36%) .NET
3 73 (66.36%) jQuery
4 59 (53.64%) ASP.NET
5 35 (31.82%) Web Services
5 35 (31.82%) XML
6 31 (28.18%) XSLT
7 30 (27.27%) Ajax
8 26 (23.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (22.73%) XHTML
10 21 (19.09%) XSD
11 20 (18.18%) .NET Framework
12 19 (17.27%) WCF
13 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (15.45%) HTML5
15 16 (14.55%) Entity Framework
16 14 (12.73%) Spring
17 12 (10.91%) Hibernate
17 12 (10.91%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.18%) User Experience
2 21 (19.09%) W3C
3 18 (16.36%) Web 2.0
4 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.73%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.82%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Linux
2 5 (4.55%) UNIX
3 3 (2.73%) Android
3 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.18%) MVC
2 40 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.45%) Web Development
3 28 (25.45%) OOP
4 25 (22.73%) Content Management
5 18 (16.36%) Rapid Prototyping
6 17 (15.45%) OO
6 17 (15.45%) TDD
7 16 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (12.73%) Scrum
9 10 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.45%) BDD
12 5 (4.55%) Unit Testing
13 4 (3.64%) Automated Testing
13 4 (3.64%) Software Architecture
14 3 (2.73%) Waterfall
14 3 (2.73%) Information Architecture
14 3 (2.73%) UX Design
14 3 (2.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.00%) SQL
2 45 (40.91%) C#
3 14 (12.73%) Java
4 10 (9.09%) PHP
4 10 (9.09%) XPath
5 6 (5.45%) XQuery
6 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.64%) PHP5
8 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.82%) VB
9 2 (1.82%) VB6
10 1 (0.91%) Ruby
10 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.91%) Groovy
10 1 (0.91%) Scala
10 1 (0.91%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.91%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.91%) JPQL
10 1 (0.91%) HQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Adobe
1 24 (21.82%) OpenText
2 19 (17.27%) RedDot
2 19 (17.27%) Google
3 8 (7.27%) Capita
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle
5 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.91%) Informatica
6 1 (0.91%) Zend
6 1 (0.91%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.91%) Twitter