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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 122 94 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.20% 11.05% 7.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.42% 28.23% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 75 34
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 £290 £277 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £415 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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
365 333 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.50% 39.13% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 257 122
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £27.60 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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.

1 155 (72.77%) HTML
2 146 (68.54%) CSS
3 94 (44.13%) .NET
4 87 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (39.44%) jQuery
6 74 (34.74%) MVC
7 69 (32.39%) HTML5
8 63 (29.58%) C#
9 53 (24.88%) Node.js
10 51 (23.94%) AngularJS
11 50 (23.47%) TDD
12 40 (18.78%) CSS3
13 39 (18.31%) Git (software)
13 39 (18.31%) ASP.NET
14 38 (17.84%) Scrum
15 37 (17.37%) SQL
16 31 (14.55%) Umbraco
17 28 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (13.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (13.15%) Software Engineering
17 28 (13.15%) PHP
18 27 (12.68%) SQL Server
18 27 (12.68%) CMS
19 26 (12.21%) MySQL
19 26 (12.21%) OO
19 26 (12.21%) Sass
20 25 (11.74%) Linux
20 25 (11.74%) Web Development
21 24 (11.27%) .NET Framework
22 23 (10.80%) Backbone.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 53 (24.88%) Node.js
2 31 (14.55%) Umbraco
3 27 (12.68%) CMS
4 11 (5.16%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (4.23%) Apache
6 7 (3.29%) Drupal
7 3 (1.41%) IIS
8 2 (0.94%) Confluence
8 2 (0.94%) Kentico
9 1 (0.47%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (1.41%) PowerPivot
2 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.94%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.63%) SaaS
2 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) Force.com
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.82%) HTTP
2 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.94%) Broadband
2 2 (0.94%) Internet
2 2 (0.94%) DVB
3 1 (0.47%) Telnet
3 1 (0.47%) SSH
3 1 (0.47%) LDAP
3 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.21%) MySQL
3 20 (9.39%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (0.94%) RavenDB
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (18.31%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.69%) Jasmine
4 9 (4.23%) Grunt
5 8 (3.76%) Subversion
6 6 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.82%) PHPUnit
7 4 (1.88%) Mocha
7 4 (1.88%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.88%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.41%) Selenium
8 3 (1.41%) CasperJS
8 3 (1.41%) gulp
9 2 (0.94%) RSpec
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.47%) Bower
10 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 13 (6.10%) Finance
2 8 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.88%) Marketing
4 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Billing
6 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 175 (82.16%) Developer
2 38 (17.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 32 (15.02%) .NET Developer
4 26 (12.21%) Web Developer
5 24 (11.27%) Front-End Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Software Engineer
7 15 (7.04%) PHP Developer
8 11 (5.16%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (4.69%) Android Software Engineer
10 8 (3.76%) AWS Developer
10 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.29%) .NET Web Developer
12 6 (2.82%) Drupal Developer
13 5 (2.35%) Front-End Web Developer
13 5 (2.35%) Full Stack Developer
13 5 (2.35%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (2.35%) Senior Developer
13 5 (2.35%) Java Developer
14 4 (1.88%) Tester
14 4 (1.88%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (72.77%) HTML
2 146 (68.54%) CSS
3 94 (44.13%) .NET
4 84 (39.44%) jQuery
5 69 (32.39%) HTML5
6 51 (23.94%) AngularJS
7 40 (18.78%) CSS3
8 39 (18.31%) ASP.NET
9 28 (13.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (12.21%) Sass
11 24 (11.27%) .NET Framework
12 23 (10.80%) Backbone.js
13 21 (9.86%) Web Services
14 17 (7.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (7.98%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (6.57%) REST
16 12 (5.63%) Doctrine
16 12 (5.63%) JSON
17 11 (5.16%) Entity Framework
17 11 (5.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.16%) Digital Media
2 9 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.29%) User Experience
4 5 (2.35%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.35%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.35%) DTV
5 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.88%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.41%) iPhone
6 3 (1.41%) iPad
7 2 (0.94%) IPTV
7 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.94%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.94%) Handset
7 2 (0.94%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.94%) MPEG
7 2 (0.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.74%) Linux
2 18 (8.45%) Android
3 10 (4.69%) CentOS
4 9 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.35%) Windows
6 4 (1.88%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.41%) UNIX
7 3 (1.41%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.47%) Fedora
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (34.74%) MVC
3 50 (23.47%) TDD
4 38 (17.84%) Scrum
5 28 (13.15%) Software Engineering
5 28 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (12.21%) OO
7 25 (11.74%) Web Development
8 19 (8.92%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (7.98%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.10%) Content Management
10 13 (6.10%) Automated Testing
10 13 (6.10%) API Integration
11 11 (5.16%) Web Design
12 10 (4.69%) Mentoring
12 10 (4.69%) BDD
12 10 (4.69%) Android Development
13 9 (4.23%) Unit Testing
14 6 (2.82%) Refactoring
14 6 (2.82%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 63 (29.58%) C#
2 37 (17.37%) SQL
3 28 (13.15%) PHP
4 14 (6.57%) Java
5 12 (5.63%) Python
6 11 (5.16%) Objective-C
6 11 (5.16%) Ruby
7 5 (2.35%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.88%) PHP5
9 3 (1.41%) Scala
9 3 (1.41%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.41%) Perl
9 3 (1.41%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.47%) VB
10 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.47%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 7 (3.29%) ISEB
2 6 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.35%) Degree
4 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.41%) yum
1 3 (1.41%) 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 13 (6.10%) Zend
2 12 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.82%) OpenText
4 5 (2.35%) Oracle
5 4 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.41%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.94%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.94%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.94%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.94%) SAP
7 2 (0.94%) Siebel
8 1 (0.47%) ESRI
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe
8 1 (0.47%) BMC
8 1 (0.47%) CA
8 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.47%) Splunk
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago