The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 3 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 36 59 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.43% 16.16% 6.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 32.07% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
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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 Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 184 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.13% 50.41% 52.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 111 93
Average daily rate £331 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.37% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridge region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridge region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 49 (87.50%) HTML
2 45 (80.36%) CSS
3 23 (41.07%) HTML5
4 18 (32.14%) jQuery
5 17 (30.36%) PHP
5 17 (30.36%) MVC
6 15 (26.79%) MySQL
7 13 (23.21%) Java
7 13 (23.21%) CSS3
7 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
8 12 (21.43%) .NET
9 11 (19.64%) RESTful
9 11 (19.64%) Laravel
10 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
10 10 (17.86%) Linux
10 10 (17.86%) OOP
11 9 (16.07%) Python
11 9 (16.07%) C#
12 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 8 (14.29%) Symfony
12 8 (14.29%) User Experience
13 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (12.50%) Web Services
13 7 (12.50%) SQL
14 6 (10.71%) Apache
14 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
14 6 (10.71%) Ajax
14 6 (10.71%) Web Application Development
14 6 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (10.71%) Apache
2 4 (7.14%) WordPress
2 4 (7.14%) nginx
3 3 (5.36%) Node.js
4 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.79%) Drupal
5 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Tridion
1 2 (3.57%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) SSH
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) MySQL
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) PHPUnit
3 3 (5.36%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.36%) Selenium
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) JMeter
4 2 (3.57%) JBehave
4 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.57%) Appium
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) WebStorm
5 1 (1.79%) Grunt
5 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.79%) Firebug
5 1 (1.79%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) Web Developer
3 12 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Web Applications Developer
5 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) UI Developer
5 6 (10.71%) UI Programmer
5 6 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (87.50%) HTML
2 45 (80.36%) CSS
3 23 (41.07%) HTML5
4 18 (32.14%) jQuery
5 13 (23.21%) CSS3
5 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
6 12 (21.43%) .NET
7 11 (19.64%) RESTful
7 11 (19.64%) Laravel
8 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 8 (14.29%) Symfony
9 7 (12.50%) Web Services
10 6 (10.71%) Ajax
10 6 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (8.93%) REST
11 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (8.93%) Google Maps API
11 5 (8.93%) LAMP
12 4 (7.14%) XML
12 4 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.93%) Android
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) MVC
2 10 (17.86%) OOP
3 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.71%) Web Application Development
5 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.93%) SOA
6 4 (7.14%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) Web Development
6 4 (7.14%) Analytics
6 4 (7.14%) Android Development
7 3 (5.36%) BDD
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.36%) Web Design
8 2 (3.57%) SEO
8 2 (3.57%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Project Management
8 2 (3.57%) ERP
8 2 (3.57%) Content Management
8 2 (3.57%) TDD
8 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) PHP
2 13 (23.21%) Java
3 9 (16.07%) Python
3 9 (16.07%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) PHP5
6 2 (3.57%) Ruby
6 2 (3.57%) Scala
7 1 (1.79%) Dart
7 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.79%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Google
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Twitter
3 2 (3.57%) Temenos
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.57%) Intershop
3 2 (3.57%) hybris
3 2 (3.57%) Demandware
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.79%) Zend
4 1 (1.79%) Telerik
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
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