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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 135 73 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.05% 9.11% 5.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.39% 22.12% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 62 25
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £253 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.23% -4.41%
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
371 330 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.36% 41.20% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 257 107
Average daily rate £373 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £16.50 £26.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.20 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 3 August 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
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £400 -
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 151 (70.23%) HTML
2 137 (63.72%) CSS
3 97 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (41.86%) .NET
5 88 (40.93%) jQuery
6 72 (33.49%) MVC
7 71 (33.02%) HTML5
8 60 (27.91%) C#
9 55 (25.58%) Node.js
10 54 (25.12%) AngularJS
11 49 (22.79%) TDD
12 44 (20.47%) Git (software)
13 41 (19.07%) ASP.NET
14 40 (18.60%) Scrum
15 37 (17.21%) CSS3
16 33 (15.35%) PHP
16 33 (15.35%) SQL
17 32 (14.88%) Software Engineering
17 32 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (13.49%) MySQL
19 29 (13.49%) SQL Server
20 28 (13.02%) Linux
21 26 (12.09%) OO
21 26 (12.09%) .NET Framework
21 26 (12.09%) Sass
22 25 (11.63%) Backbone.js
22 25 (11.63%) CMS
23 23 (10.70%) Umbraco
24 21 (9.77%) MongoDB

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 55 (25.58%) Node.js
2 25 (11.63%) CMS
3 23 (10.70%) Umbraco
4 15 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.05%) Apache
5 13 (6.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (3.72%) Drupal
7 3 (1.40%) IIS
8 2 (0.93%) Confluence
8 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.93%) Kentico
9 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.47%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.40%) PowerPivot
2 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.12%) SaaS
2 8 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) Force.com
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.26%) HTTP
2 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.93%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) DVB
2 2 (0.93%) Broadband
3 1 (0.47%) LDAP
3 1 (0.47%) Telnet
3 1 (0.47%) SSH
3 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.49%) MySQL
1 29 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.77%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Power View
5 3 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.93%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (20.47%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.05%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.12%) Jasmine
4 10 (4.65%) PHPUnit
5 9 (4.19%) Grunt
5 9 (4.19%) Subversion
6 6 (2.79%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.79%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.86%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.86%) Selenium
7 4 (1.86%) Mocha
8 3 (1.40%) CasperJS
8 3 (1.40%) gulp
8 3 (1.40%) RSpec
9 2 (0.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.47%) Bower
10 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.47%) JUnit
General
1 15 (6.98%) Finance
2 7 (3.26%) Marketing
3 5 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.47%) Publishing
5 1 (0.47%) Billing
5 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 175 (81.40%) Developer
2 40 (18.60%) JavaScript Developer
3 35 (16.28%) .NET Developer
4 25 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
5 23 (10.70%) Software Engineer
6 20 (9.30%) Web Developer
7 17 (7.91%) PHP Developer
8 13 (6.05%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (4.65%) Android Software Engineer
10 9 (4.19%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (3.72%) AWS Developer
12 7 (3.26%) Drupal Developer
12 7 (3.26%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (3.26%) Java Developer
13 6 (2.79%) Senior Developer
14 5 (2.33%) C# Developer
14 5 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
15 4 (1.86%) C# .NET Developer
15 4 (1.86%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (70.23%) HTML
2 137 (63.72%) CSS
3 90 (41.86%) .NET
4 88 (40.93%) jQuery
5 71 (33.02%) HTML5
6 54 (25.12%) AngularJS
7 41 (19.07%) ASP.NET
8 37 (17.21%) CSS3
9 30 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (12.09%) Sass
10 26 (12.09%) .NET Framework
11 25 (11.63%) Backbone.js
12 20 (9.30%) Web Services
13 19 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (7.44%) Doctrine
16 14 (6.51%) REST
16 14 (6.51%) Ajax
17 12 (5.58%) JSON
18 11 (5.12%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.72%) User Experience
3 7 (3.26%) Digital Media
3 7 (3.26%) DTV
4 6 (2.79%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.79%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.93%) IPTV
7 2 (0.93%) Handset
7 2 (0.93%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.93%) MPEG
7 2 (0.93%) W3C
7 2 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.93%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.93%) iPad
7 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.02%) Linux
2 17 (7.91%) Android
3 14 (6.51%) CentOS
4 8 (3.72%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.33%) Windows
6 4 (1.86%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) UNIX
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.47%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (33.49%) MVC
3 49 (22.79%) TDD
4 40 (18.60%) Scrum
5 32 (14.88%) Software Engineering
5 32 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (12.09%) OO
7 20 (9.30%) Web Development
8 18 (8.37%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (7.91%) Automated Testing
9 17 (7.91%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.98%) Content Management
11 14 (6.51%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.05%) API Integration
13 12 (5.58%) Unit Testing
14 10 (4.65%) BDD
14 10 (4.65%) Android Development
14 10 (4.65%) Web Design
14 10 (4.65%) Refactoring
15 7 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (27.91%) C#
2 33 (15.35%) PHP
2 33 (15.35%) SQL
3 19 (8.84%) Java
4 11 (5.12%) Objective-C
4 11 (5.12%) Ruby
5 8 (3.72%) Python
6 5 (2.33%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.86%) PHP5
8 3 (1.40%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (0.93%) Perl
9 2 (0.93%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.47%) Clojure
10 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.47%) Scala
10 1 (0.47%) VB
10 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (3.26%) ISEB
2 5 (2.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) yum
1 3 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.47%) logstash
2 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (7.91%) Zend
2 14 (6.51%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.79%) OpenText
4 4 (1.86%) Oracle
4 4 (1.86%) SAP
5 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.93%) Appcelerator
5 2 (0.93%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.47%) ESRI
6 1 (0.47%) Siebel
6 1 (0.47%) BMC
6 1 (0.47%) CA
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.47%) Splunk
6 1 (0.47%) Eloqua
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