The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 7 9 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 123 82 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.53% 11.31% 3.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.70% 33.47% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 70 22
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£400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -7.14%
JavaScript
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
365 245 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.15% 33.79% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 184 165
Average daily rate £400 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 16
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 174 (75.98%) HTML
2 124 (54.15%) jQuery
3 115 (50.22%) HTML5
4 107 (46.72%) CSS
5 99 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (39.74%) PHP
7 74 (32.31%) MySQL
8 69 (30.13%) Linux
9 67 (29.26%) Zend
9 67 (29.26%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (28.38%) Doctrine
11 61 (26.64%) PHPUnit
12 59 (25.76%) Apache
12 59 (25.76%) CentOS
13 58 (25.33%) .NET
14 57 (24.89%) Zend Framework
15 52 (22.71%) Software Engineering
15 52 (22.71%) Git (software)
16 46 (20.09%) C#
17 45 (19.65%) CSS3
18 44 (19.21%) ASP.NET
19 43 (18.78%) Java
20 42 (18.34%) Mentoring
21 41 (17.90%) MVC
22 38 (16.59%) Finance
23 37 (16.16%) Refactoring
24 36 (15.72%) Automated Testing
25 30 (13.10%) SQL
26 25 (10.92%) AngularJS
27 21 (9.17%) SQL Server

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 59 (25.76%) Apache
2 20 (8.73%) Node.js
3 15 (6.55%) Umbraco
4 14 (6.11%) CMS
5 4 (1.75%) Drupal
5 4 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.87%) Kentico
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.87%) IIS
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.44%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.44%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.87%) MS Office
2 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.37%) HTTP
2 6 (2.62%) Internet
3 3 (1.31%) DVB
4 1 (0.44%) DLNA
4 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (32.31%) MySQL
2 21 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.62%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.44%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (26.64%) PHPUnit
2 52 (22.71%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.80%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.93%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.49%) Subversion
5 8 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.18%) Maven
7 4 (1.75%) Hudson
7 4 (1.75%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.75%) Ant
8 3 (1.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.87%) JIRA
9 2 (0.87%) Grunt
10 1 (0.44%) JUnit
General
1 38 (16.59%) Finance
2 7 (3.06%) Marketing
3 6 (2.62%) Electronics
4 5 (2.18%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.87%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 177 (77.29%) Developer
2 63 (27.51%) PHP Developer
3 28 (12.23%) PHP Zend Developer
4 27 (11.79%) Software Engineer
5 23 (10.04%) Front-End Developer
6 20 (8.73%) Web Developer
7 19 (8.30%) .NET Developer
7 19 (8.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (5.24%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.80%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.80%) Architect
10 10 (4.37%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.93%) Umbraco Developer
12 8 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (2.62%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 6 (2.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (2.62%) Front-End Web Developer
13 6 (2.62%) Programmer
13 6 (2.62%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (2.18%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (75.98%) HTML
2 124 (54.15%) jQuery
3 115 (50.22%) HTML5
4 107 (46.72%) CSS
5 65 (28.38%) Doctrine
6 58 (25.33%) .NET
7 57 (24.89%) Zend Framework
8 45 (19.65%) CSS3
9 44 (19.21%) ASP.NET
10 25 (10.92%) AngularJS
11 21 (9.17%) XML
12 20 (8.73%) JSON
13 19 (8.30%) Web Services
14 18 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (6.55%) Sass
15 15 (6.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (6.11%) REST
16 14 (6.11%) Ajax
17 13 (5.68%) Spring
18 11 (4.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.30%) Open Source
2 13 (5.68%) User Experience
3 9 (3.93%) DTV
4 8 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.18%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.18%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.75%) MPEG
6 4 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.31%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.31%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.31%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.31%) W3C
8 2 (0.87%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.44%) STB
9 1 (0.44%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.44%) iDTV
9 1 (0.44%) GIS
9 1 (0.44%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 69 (30.13%) Linux
2 59 (25.76%) CentOS
3 8 (3.49%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.49%) Android
4 4 (1.75%) Windows
5 3 (1.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.26%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (22.71%) Software Engineering
4 42 (18.34%) Mentoring
5 41 (17.90%) MVC
6 37 (16.16%) Refactoring
7 36 (15.72%) Automated Testing
8 21 (9.17%) OO
9 18 (7.86%) Scrum
10 17 (7.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (6.99%) Web Development
11 16 (6.99%) TDD
12 8 (3.49%) OOP
13 7 (3.06%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (2.62%) SOA
15 5 (2.18%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (2.18%) Programme Management
15 5 (2.18%) Pair Programming
15 5 (2.18%) Content Management
15 5 (2.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (39.74%) PHP
2 46 (20.09%) C#
3 43 (18.78%) Java
4 30 (13.10%) SQL
5 9 (3.93%) Ruby
6 5 (2.18%) PHP5
6 5 (2.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.75%) C++
8 3 (1.31%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.31%) Scala
8 3 (1.31%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.31%) Python
9 2 (0.87%) Golang
9 2 (0.87%) C
9 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.44%) Perl
10 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (7.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.80%) Degree
3 9 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.62%) ISEB
5 1 (0.44%) HNC
5 1 (0.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.31%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (0.87%) Puppet
1 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (29.26%) Zend
2 19 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.24%) Oracle
4 6 (2.62%) SAP
4 6 (2.62%) Google
4 6 (2.62%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.18%) Sencha
6 4 (1.75%) Open Text
7 3 (1.31%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.87%) Facebook
8 2 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.44%) ESRI
9 1 (0.44%) Ektron
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