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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 91 76 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.57% 9.09% 8.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.84% 19.74% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 66 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
305 385 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.42% 46.05% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 313 94
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 5
Average hourly rate £35.20 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £21.20 £22.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.62 £42.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 113 (60.43%) HTML
2 87 (46.52%) jQuery
3 80 (42.78%) CSS
4 72 (38.50%) HTML5
5 69 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (34.76%) Git (software)
7 58 (31.02%) .NET
8 54 (28.88%) MVC
9 48 (25.67%) PHP
10 43 (22.99%) Java
11 40 (21.39%) C#
12 35 (18.72%) Linux
13 34 (18.18%) MySQL
14 32 (17.11%) ASP.NET
14 32 (17.11%) Node.js
14 32 (17.11%) AngularJS
15 30 (16.04%) Ruby
16 29 (15.51%) Responsive Web Design
16 29 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (14.97%) CSS3
17 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
17 28 (14.97%) Zend
18 26 (13.90%) CMS
18 26 (13.90%) Doctrine
19 24 (12.83%) Mentoring
19 24 (12.83%) CentOS
19 24 (12.83%) Apache
20 23 (12.30%) SQL
20 23 (12.30%) HTTP
20 23 (12.30%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (17.11%) Node.js
2 26 (13.90%) CMS
3 24 (12.83%) Apache
4 21 (11.23%) Umbraco
5 9 (4.81%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.28%) Drupal
7 6 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.14%) WordPress
9 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.53%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.53%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.53%) IIS
10 1 (0.53%) Kentico
10 1 (0.53%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.53%) Confluence
10 1 (0.53%) nginx
10 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.60%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.07%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Force.com
5 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.30%) HTTP
2 3 (1.60%) Intranet
2 3 (1.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) MySQL
2 22 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 18 (9.63%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.28%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (34.76%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.30%) Subversion
3 19 (10.16%) PHPUnit
4 9 (4.81%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.28%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.21%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (2.14%) Selenium
9 3 (1.60%) RSpec
10 2 (1.07%) Grunt
11 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.53%) JUnit
11 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.53%) Bower
11 1 (0.53%) GitLab
General
1 22 (11.76%) Finance
2 8 (4.28%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.28%) Marketing
3 7 (3.74%) Electronics
3 7 (3.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 155 (82.89%) Developer
2 29 (15.51%) .NET Developer
3 28 (14.97%) PHP Developer
4 23 (12.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (11.23%) Web Developer
6 18 (9.63%) Front-End Developer
7 16 (8.56%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.02%) Software Engineer
9 14 (7.49%) Ruby Developer
10 9 (4.81%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.28%) Architect
11 8 (4.28%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (3.74%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Drupal Developer
13 6 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (3.21%) Java Developer
13 6 (3.21%) SharePoint Developer
13 6 (3.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (2.67%) .NET Web Developer
14 5 (2.67%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (60.43%) HTML
2 87 (46.52%) jQuery
3 80 (42.78%) CSS
4 72 (38.50%) HTML5
5 58 (31.02%) .NET
6 32 (17.11%) ASP.NET
6 32 (17.11%) AngularJS
7 28 (14.97%) CSS3
8 26 (13.90%) Doctrine
9 22 (11.76%) Web Services
9 22 (11.76%) Sass
10 21 (11.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (10.16%) Zend Framework
11 19 (10.16%) Backbone.js
12 12 (6.42%) Marionette.js
13 11 (5.88%) XML
13 11 (5.88%) .NET Framework
13 11 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (5.35%) RESTful
14 10 (5.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.23%) Visualisation
2 9 (4.81%) User Experience
3 7 (3.74%) DTV
4 6 (3.21%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.67%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.14%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.53%) EPoS
8 1 (0.53%) W3C
8 1 (0.53%) GIS
8 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.72%) Linux
2 24 (12.83%) CentOS
3 9 (4.81%) Android
4 6 (3.21%) Windows
5 4 (2.14%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Fedora
6 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (28.88%) MVC
3 29 (15.51%) Responsive Web Design
3 29 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
5 24 (12.83%) Mentoring
6 23 (12.30%) Scrum
7 22 (11.76%) Web Development
8 21 (11.23%) Web Design
9 19 (10.16%) Automated Testing
10 17 (9.09%) Content Management
10 17 (9.09%) TDD
11 16 (8.56%) Refactoring
11 16 (8.56%) Configuration Management
11 16 (8.56%) OO
12 12 (6.42%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.81%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.28%) Digital Marketing
15 7 (3.74%) Programme Management
15 7 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 48 (25.67%) PHP
2 43 (22.99%) Java
3 40 (21.39%) C#
4 30 (16.04%) Ruby
5 23 (12.30%) SQL
6 6 (3.21%) PHP5
7 5 (2.67%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.14%) Python
9 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.60%) Go
10 1 (0.53%) Scala
10 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.07%) Degree
3 1 (0.53%) ISEB
3 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.60%) Puppet
3 2 (1.07%) yum
4 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 28 (14.97%) Zend
2 7 (3.74%) SAP
3 6 (3.21%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.67%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.53%) CODA
5 1 (0.53%) Sage
5 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.53%) ESRI
5 1 (0.53%) Ektron
5 1 (0.53%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.53%) DigitalOcean
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £360 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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