The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 45 28 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.50% 7.61% 14.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.48% 18.30% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 37
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £39.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 - £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.58% +7.85%
JavaScript
Cambridgeshire

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
158 153 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.89% 41.58% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 113 115
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 18
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 67 (75.28%) HTML
2 58 (65.17%) CSS
3 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (42.70%) Java
5 36 (40.45%) jQuery
6 31 (34.83%) HTML5
7 28 (31.46%) AngularJS
8 24 (26.97%) REST
8 24 (26.97%) SQL
8 24 (26.97%) Python
9 22 (24.72%) Git (software)
10 20 (22.47%) Ajax
10 20 (22.47%) Front End Development
11 19 (21.35%) .NET
12 18 (20.22%) C#
12 18 (20.22%) CSS3
13 15 (16.85%) JSON
13 15 (16.85%) User Experience
14 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET
14 14 (15.73%) XML
15 13 (14.61%) TDD
15 13 (14.61%) Perl
15 13 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (13.48%) Linux
16 12 (13.48%) Spring
17 11 (12.36%) PHP
17 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
18 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
18 10 (11.24%) Mercurial

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.24%) Node.js
2 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) CMS
3 3 (3.37%) JBoss
3 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.25%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.25%) WordPress
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) Drupal
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.12%) nginx
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.62%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (5.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (3.37%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.12%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.12%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.25%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) HTTP
2 7 (7.87%) 802.15
2 7 (7.87%) Bluetooth
2 7 (7.87%) Internet
2 7 (7.87%) SSL
2 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.87%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (7.87%) X.509
2 7 (7.87%) ZigBee
3 2 (2.25%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
2 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.99%) MySQL
5 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.37%) CouchDB
6 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.25%) Big Data
7 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.24%) Mercurial
3 8 (8.99%) IntelliJ
3 8 (8.99%) Selenium
3 8 (8.99%) WebStorm
4 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.62%) Maven
7 3 (3.37%) JMeter
7 3 (3.37%) JUnit
7 3 (3.37%) Mockito
7 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.25%) Appium
8 2 (2.25%) JBehave
8 2 (2.25%) JIRA
8 2 (2.25%) NUnit
8 2 (2.25%) Subversion
9 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.12%) Protractor
9 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
3 2 (2.25%) Electronics
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Publishing
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.12%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (71.91%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.61%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Python Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (8.99%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Designer
8 5 (5.62%) UX Designer
9 4 (4.49%) Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.37%) Angular Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Linux Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (75.28%) HTML
2 58 (65.17%) CSS
3 36 (40.45%) jQuery
4 31 (34.83%) HTML5
5 28 (31.46%) AngularJS
6 24 (26.97%) REST
7 20 (22.47%) Ajax
8 19 (21.35%) .NET
9 18 (20.22%) CSS3
10 15 (16.85%) JSON
11 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET
11 14 (15.73%) XML
12 13 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (13.48%) Spring
14 9 (10.11%) Web Services
15 8 (8.99%) Django
16 7 (7.87%) 802.1X
16 7 (7.87%) PhoneGap
17 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
17 4 (4.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) User Experience
2 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.74%) Graphic Design
3 6 (6.74%) Internet of Things
4 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.62%) iPad
5 4 (4.49%) Smart Meter
5 4 (4.49%) Taxonomies
6 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.37%) Life Science
6 3 (3.37%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.12%) Biology
8 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Linux
2 5 (5.62%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) CentOS
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) Front End Development
3 13 (14.61%) TDD
4 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (11.24%) MVC
4 10 (11.24%) OO
4 10 (11.24%) Scrum
4 10 (11.24%) Wireframes
5 9 (10.11%) Web Development
6 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.87%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.87%) UX Design
8 6 (6.74%) Analytics
8 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.74%) Visual Analytics
9 5 (5.62%) BDD
9 5 (5.62%) DevOps
9 5 (5.62%) Functional Testing
10 4 (4.49%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) Java
2 24 (26.97%) Python
2 24 (26.97%) SQL
3 18 (20.22%) C#
4 13 (14.61%) Perl
5 11 (12.36%) PHP
6 10 (11.24%) C++
7 9 (10.11%) Bash Shell
7 9 (10.11%) TypeScript
8 8 (8.99%) C
9 6 (6.74%) ECMAScript
10 5 (5.62%) Dart
11 3 (3.37%) Groovy
11 3 (3.37%) Ruby
11 3 (3.37%) Scala
12 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) CEH
2 1 (1.12%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (1.12%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (1.12%) CREST Certified
2 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.12%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (3.37%) MOM
2 2 (2.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.12%) Ansible
3 1 (1.12%) Nagios
3 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) Zend
3 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.25%) Siebel
4 1 (1.12%) Citrix
4 1 (1.12%) Facebook
4 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter
4 1 (1.12%) Vertica
4 1 (1.12%) VMware
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