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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 7 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 115 90 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.20% 11.48% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.82% 33.58% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 77 26
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£400 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
340 268 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.04% 34.18% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 202 159
Average daily rate £400 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 15
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.30 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.13 £42.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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.

1 164 (68.62%) HTML
2 118 (49.37%) jQuery
3 115 (48.12%) HTML5
4 105 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (39.75%) CSS
6 90 (37.66%) PHP
7 72 (30.13%) Linux
8 70 (29.29%) MySQL
9 69 (28.87%) Zend
10 68 (28.45%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (28.03%) Git (software)
12 64 (26.78%) Doctrine
13 62 (25.94%) Apache
13 62 (25.94%) PHPUnit
14 61 (25.52%) CentOS
15 59 (24.69%) Java
16 58 (24.27%) Zend Framework
17 52 (21.76%) Software Engineering
17 52 (21.76%) .NET
18 43 (17.99%) MVC
18 43 (17.99%) Mentoring
19 42 (17.57%) C#
19 42 (17.57%) CSS3
20 39 (16.32%) ASP.NET
20 39 (16.32%) Finance
21 37 (15.48%) Refactoring
22 36 (15.06%) Automated Testing
23 27 (11.30%) SQL
24 25 (10.46%) Responsive Web Design
24 25 (10.46%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 62 (25.94%) Apache
2 23 (9.62%) Node.js
3 13 (5.44%) Umbraco
4 12 (5.02%) CMS
5 4 (1.67%) Drupal
6 3 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.26%) WordPress
7 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.84%) Kentico
8 1 (0.42%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.42%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.42%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.84%) MS Office
2 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.21%) HTTP
2 6 (2.51%) Internet
3 3 (1.26%) DVB
4 2 (0.84%) Intranet
5 1 (0.42%) DLNA
5 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (29.29%) MySQL
2 19 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.09%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.42%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 67 (28.03%) Git (software)
2 62 (25.94%) PHPUnit
3 21 (8.79%) Subversion
4 11 (4.60%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.77%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (2.09%) Maven
7 4 (1.67%) Ant
7 4 (1.67%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.67%) Hudson
8 2 (0.84%) JIRA
9 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.42%) Selenium
9 1 (0.42%) JUnit
9 1 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.42%) Grunt
General
1 39 (16.32%) Finance
2 8 (3.35%) Marketing
3 7 (2.93%) Electronics
4 6 (2.51%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.84%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 186 (77.82%) Developer
2 63 (26.36%) PHP Developer
3 30 (12.55%) PHP Zend Developer
4 27 (11.30%) Software Engineer
5 20 (8.37%) JavaScript Developer
5 20 (8.37%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.11%) Web Developer
6 17 (7.11%) Senior Developer
7 16 (6.69%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (5.02%) Java Developer
8 12 (5.02%) Architect
9 11 (4.60%) Ruby Developer
10 10 (4.18%) C# Developer
11 8 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.35%) Umbraco Developer
12 6 (2.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (2.51%) Designer
13 5 (2.09%) Senior PHP Developer
13 5 (2.09%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (2.09%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (68.62%) HTML
2 118 (49.37%) jQuery
3 115 (48.12%) HTML5
4 95 (39.75%) CSS
5 64 (26.78%) Doctrine
6 58 (24.27%) Zend Framework
7 52 (21.76%) .NET
8 42 (17.57%) CSS3
9 39 (16.32%) ASP.NET
10 25 (10.46%) AngularJS
11 22 (9.21%) XML
12 18 (7.53%) Web Services
13 17 (7.11%) JSON
13 17 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (6.28%) Ajax
15 14 (5.86%) Spring
15 14 (5.86%) Backbone.js
15 14 (5.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (5.02%) REST
17 10 (4.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.11%) Open Source
2 15 (6.28%) Visualisation
3 12 (5.02%) User Experience
4 10 (4.18%) DTV
5 9 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.51%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.09%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.09%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.67%) MPEG
9 3 (1.26%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.26%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.26%) W3C
10 1 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.42%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.42%) Online Games
10 1 (0.42%) STB
10 1 (0.42%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.13%) Linux
2 61 (25.52%) CentOS
3 9 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.77%) Android
4 5 (2.09%) Windows
5 4 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (28.45%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (21.76%) Software Engineering
4 43 (17.99%) MVC
4 43 (17.99%) Mentoring
5 37 (15.48%) Refactoring
6 36 (15.06%) Automated Testing
7 25 (10.46%) Responsive Web Design
8 21 (8.79%) OO
9 20 (8.37%) Scrum
10 15 (6.28%) Web Development
10 15 (6.28%) TDD
11 14 (5.86%) Web Design
12 10 (4.18%) Configuration Management
13 8 (3.35%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (2.51%) SOA
14 6 (2.51%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (2.51%) Programme Management
14 6 (2.51%) Content Management
15 5 (2.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (37.66%) PHP
2 59 (24.69%) Java
3 42 (17.57%) C#
4 27 (11.30%) SQL
5 23 (9.62%) Ruby
6 5 (2.09%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.09%) PHP5
7 4 (1.67%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.67%) C++
7 4 (1.67%) Python
8 3 (1.26%) Scala
8 3 (1.26%) Golang
9 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.84%) C
10 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (6.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.60%) Degree
3 8 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.51%) ISEB
5 1 (0.42%) HNC
5 1 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.26%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Puppet
1 3 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (28.87%) Zend
2 19 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.60%) Oracle
4 7 (2.93%) SAP
5 6 (2.51%) Google
6 5 (2.09%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.09%) Appcelerator
6 5 (2.09%) Sencha
7 4 (1.67%) Open Text
8 2 (0.84%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.84%) Facebook
9 1 (0.42%) Ektron
9 1 (0.42%) ESRI
9 1 (0.42%) CODA
9 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.42%) Sage
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