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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 84 87 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.57% 9.51% 6.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.01% 22.31% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 75 29
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£375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -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
311 390 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.42% 42.62% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 315 115
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 8
Average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.36% -22.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £27.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
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 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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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.

1 128 (64.32%) HTML
2 92 (46.23%) jQuery
3 90 (45.23%) HTML5
4 80 (40.20%) CSS
5 77 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (33.17%) PHP
7 62 (31.16%) Git (software)
8 57 (28.64%) Java
9 48 (24.12%) MySQL
9 48 (24.12%) Linux
10 44 (22.11%) .NET
11 41 (20.60%) MVC
11 41 (20.60%) Zend
12 39 (19.60%) Doctrine
13 38 (19.10%) C#
14 36 (18.09%) Apache
14 36 (18.09%) CentOS
15 34 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (17.09%) PHPUnit
15 34 (17.09%) Software Engineering
15 34 (17.09%) Mentoring
16 33 (16.58%) CSS3
16 33 (16.58%) Zend Framework
17 31 (15.58%) AngularJS
17 31 (15.58%) Ruby
18 29 (14.57%) Finance
18 29 (14.57%) Node.js
19 28 (14.07%) HTTP
20 27 (13.57%) ASP.NET
20 27 (13.57%) Automated Testing

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 36 (18.09%) Apache
2 29 (14.57%) Node.js
3 18 (9.05%) CMS
4 12 (6.03%) Umbraco
5 9 (4.52%) Drupal
6 8 (4.02%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.01%) WordPress
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.50%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.50%) Kentico
10 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.50%) nginx
10 1 (0.50%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.50%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.51%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.07%) HTTP
2 3 (1.51%) Intranet
2 3 (1.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) DLNA
3 1 (0.50%) DVB
3 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.12%) MySQL
2 18 (9.05%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.04%) SQL Server
4 10 (5.03%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (31.16%) Git (software)
2 34 (17.09%) PHPUnit
3 22 (11.06%) Subversion
4 8 (4.02%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.02%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 4 (2.01%) Selenium
6 4 (2.01%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.51%) RSpec
7 3 (1.51%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.50%) JIRA
8 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.50%) JUnit
8 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.50%) GitLab
General
1 29 (14.57%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Electronics
2 8 (4.02%) Marketing
3 7 (3.52%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.50%) Advertising
4 1 (0.50%) Publishing
4 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (80.90%) Developer
2 40 (20.10%) PHP Developer
3 28 (14.07%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (10.05%) .NET Developer
5 19 (9.55%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.54%) Web Developer
6 17 (8.54%) Software Engineer
7 13 (6.53%) Ruby Developer
8 12 (6.03%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (5.53%) Architect
10 10 (5.03%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) Drupal Developer
12 7 (3.52%) PHP Zend Developer
12 7 (3.52%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.02%) C# .NET Developer
14 5 (2.51%) SharePoint Developer
14 5 (2.51%) Applications Architect
14 5 (2.51%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (64.32%) HTML
2 92 (46.23%) jQuery
3 90 (45.23%) HTML5
4 80 (40.20%) CSS
5 44 (22.11%) .NET
6 39 (19.60%) Doctrine
7 33 (16.58%) CSS3
7 33 (16.58%) Zend Framework
8 31 (15.58%) AngularJS
9 27 (13.57%) ASP.NET
10 23 (11.56%) Backbone.js
11 17 (8.54%) Web Services
12 15 (7.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (7.54%) Marionette.js
13 13 (6.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (6.53%) XML
14 11 (5.53%) RESTful
14 11 (5.53%) Sass
14 11 (5.53%) Ajax
15 10 (5.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.05%) Visualisation
2 10 (5.03%) User Experience
3 9 (4.52%) Open Source
4 8 (4.02%) DTV
5 7 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.02%) Digital Media
6 6 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.01%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.51%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.50%) GIS
10 1 (0.50%) STB
10 1 (0.50%) MPEG
10 1 (0.50%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.12%) Linux
2 36 (18.09%) CentOS
3 8 (4.02%) Windows
3 8 (4.02%) Android
4 7 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.02%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (20.60%) MVC
3 34 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (17.09%) Software Engineering
3 34 (17.09%) Mentoring
4 27 (13.57%) Automated Testing
4 27 (13.57%) Refactoring
5 26 (13.07%) Responsive Web Design
6 21 (10.55%) OO
7 20 (10.05%) Web Development
8 19 (9.55%) Scrum
9 17 (8.54%) Web Design
10 15 (7.54%) Configuration Management
11 13 (6.53%) Content Management
12 10 (5.03%) TDD
13 8 (4.02%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (4.02%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.52%) Programme Management
14 7 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (3.02%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 66 (33.17%) PHP
2 57 (28.64%) Java
3 38 (19.10%) C#
4 31 (15.58%) Ruby
5 25 (12.56%) SQL
6 7 (3.52%) PHP5
7 4 (2.01%) Python
8 3 (1.51%) Go
8 3 (1.51%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.01%) C
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.50%) Scala
10 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.50%) C++
10 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (3.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.01%) Degree
2 4 (2.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.51%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) yum
3 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 41 (20.60%) Zend
2 7 (3.52%) Appcelerator
2 7 (3.52%) SAP
3 6 (3.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.01%) Oracle
4 4 (2.01%) Sencha
5 3 (1.51%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) Ektron
6 1 (0.50%) ESRI
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) CODA
6 1 (0.50%) Sage
6 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) DigitalOcean
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