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 2 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 97 102 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.19% 11.62% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.64% 31.97% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 84 30
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£400 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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 Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
351 319 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.48% 36.33% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 241 150
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 13
Average hourly rate £40.50 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £12.85 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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.

1 143 (66.20%) HTML
2 105 (48.61%) HTML5
3 104 (48.15%) jQuery
4 94 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (37.96%) CSS
6 74 (34.26%) PHP
7 67 (31.02%) Git (software)
8 66 (30.56%) Linux
9 62 (28.70%) MySQL
10 60 (27.78%) Java
10 60 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
11 56 (25.93%) Zend
12 55 (25.46%) Doctrine
13 54 (25.00%) Apache
14 53 (24.54%) CentOS
14 53 (24.54%) PHPUnit
15 50 (23.15%) Zend Framework
16 48 (22.22%) Software Engineering
17 46 (21.30%) .NET
18 41 (18.98%) MVC
18 41 (18.98%) Mentoring
19 39 (18.06%) C#
20 35 (16.20%) Refactoring
21 34 (15.74%) CSS3
21 34 (15.74%) Finance
21 34 (15.74%) Automated Testing
22 30 (13.89%) ASP.NET
23 29 (13.43%) HTTP
23 29 (13.43%) Ruby
24 28 (12.96%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 54 (25.00%) Apache
2 26 (12.04%) Node.js
3 13 (6.02%) CMS
4 10 (4.63%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.85%) Drupal
6 4 (1.85%) WordPress
7 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.46%) Kentico
9 1 (0.46%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.46%) nginx
9 1 (0.46%) IIS
9 1 (0.46%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.46%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.39%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.43%) HTTP
2 6 (2.78%) Internet
3 3 (1.39%) DVB
3 3 (1.39%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) DLNA
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (28.70%) MySQL
2 21 (9.72%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 67 (31.02%) Git (software)
2 53 (24.54%) PHPUnit
3 25 (11.57%) Subversion
4 11 (5.09%) Visual Studio
5 9 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 9 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (1.85%) Hudson
7 4 (1.85%) Ant
7 4 (1.85%) Maven
7 4 (1.85%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.93%) Selenium
9 1 (0.46%) JIRA
9 1 (0.46%) JUnit
9 1 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.46%) RSpec
9 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.46%) Grunt
9 1 (0.46%) GitLab
General
1 34 (15.74%) Finance
2 7 (3.24%) Electronics
2 7 (3.24%) Marketing
3 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.46%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 166 (76.85%) Developer
2 49 (22.69%) PHP Developer
3 26 (12.04%) Software Engineer
4 23 (10.65%) PHP Zend Developer
5 21 (9.72%) Senior Developer
5 21 (9.72%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (6.94%) .NET Developer
7 13 (6.02%) Web Developer
7 13 (6.02%) Ruby Developer
8 12 (5.56%) Architect
8 12 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.09%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (4.63%) C# Developer
11 8 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (3.24%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (2.78%) Umbraco Developer
14 5 (2.31%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (2.31%) Senior PHP Developer
14 5 (2.31%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (66.20%) HTML
2 105 (48.61%) HTML5
3 104 (48.15%) jQuery
4 82 (37.96%) CSS
5 55 (25.46%) Doctrine
6 50 (23.15%) Zend Framework
7 46 (21.30%) .NET
8 34 (15.74%) CSS3
9 30 (13.89%) ASP.NET
10 28 (12.96%) AngularJS
11 21 (9.72%) XML
12 19 (8.80%) Web Services
13 16 (7.41%) JSON
13 16 (7.41%) Backbone.js
14 14 (6.48%) Ajax
14 14 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (6.02%) Spring
16 10 (4.63%) RESTful
16 10 (4.63%) .NET Framework
16 10 (4.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.26%) Visualisation
2 13 (6.02%) Open Source
3 10 (4.63%) DTV
4 9 (4.17%) User Experience
5 6 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.31%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.85%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.85%) MPEG
8 3 (1.39%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.46%) Online Games
10 1 (0.46%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.46%) STB
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.56%) Linux
2 53 (24.54%) CentOS
3 7 (3.24%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.24%) Android
4 6 (2.78%) Windows
5 5 (2.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 41 (18.98%) MVC
4 41 (18.98%) Mentoring
5 35 (16.20%) Refactoring
6 34 (15.74%) Automated Testing
7 25 (11.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 20 (9.26%) Scrum
9 18 (8.33%) Web Design
10 17 (7.87%) OO
11 15 (6.94%) Configuration Management
12 14 (6.48%) TDD
13 11 (5.09%) Web Development
14 9 (4.17%) Content Management
15 8 (3.70%) Unit Testing
16 7 (3.24%) Digital Marketing
16 7 (3.24%) E-Commerce
17 6 (2.78%) SOA
17 6 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 74 (34.26%) PHP
2 60 (27.78%) Java
3 39 (18.06%) C#
4 29 (13.43%) Ruby
5 24 (11.11%) SQL
6 5 (2.31%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.85%) PHP5
7 4 (1.85%) Python
8 3 (1.39%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.39%) Scala
8 3 (1.39%) Golang
9 2 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.46%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.24%) Degree
3 6 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.78%) ISEB
4 3 (1.39%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) Puppet
1 3 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.46%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 56 (25.93%) Zend
2 18 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.17%) Oracle
4 7 (3.24%) SAP
5 6 (2.78%) Appcelerator
6 5 (2.31%) Sencha
7 4 (1.85%) Open Text
7 4 (1.85%) Google
8 3 (1.39%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.46%) Ektron
9 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.46%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.46%) CODA
9 1 (0.46%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.46%) Sage
9 1 (0.46%) ESRI
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