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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 5 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 25 64 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.65% 15.31% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.61% 26.89% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 15
Median daily rate £388 £401 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +12.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £324 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £533 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £29.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.12% -8.46%
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
142 238 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.13% 56.94% 44.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 146 101
Median daily rate £350 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £283 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 35 (49.30%) HTML
2 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (42.25%) CSS
4 28 (39.44%) AngularJS
5 26 (36.62%) C#
6 25 (35.21%) Java
7 24 (33.80%) jQuery
8 23 (32.39%) REST
9 22 (30.99%) .NET
9 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
10 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.94%) Web Development
11 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
12 15 (21.13%) HTML5
12 15 (21.13%) Node.js
12 15 (21.13%) TDD
12 15 (21.13%) MVC
12 15 (21.13%) SQL
13 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
14 13 (18.31%) JSON
14 13 (18.31%) BDD
14 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
15 12 (16.90%) Python
16 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
16 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (14.08%) DevOps
17 10 (14.08%) XML
17 10 (14.08%) C++
18 8 (11.27%) Scrum

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 4 (5.63%) CMS
1 4 (5.63%) IIS
1 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.41%) Drupal
4 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.82%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.23%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.82%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) GitHub
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Internet
1 8 (11.27%) SSL
1 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
1 8 (11.27%) X.509
2 2 (2.82%) AMQP
3 1 (1.41%) 802.15
3 1 (1.41%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.27%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.45%) MySQL
4 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.41%) Big Data
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (11.27%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.27%) Selenium
3 7 (9.86%) Cucumber
4 6 (8.45%) JUnit
4 6 (8.45%) Mercurial
5 5 (7.04%) Subversion
6 4 (5.63%) IntelliJ
6 4 (5.63%) JMeter
6 4 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (5.63%) WebStorm
7 3 (4.23%) Mockito
7 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.82%) Appium
9 1 (1.41%) gulp
9 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.41%) Maven
9 1 (1.41%) Mocha
9 1 (1.41%) RSpec
General
1 2 (2.82%) Billing
1 2 (2.82%) Finance
1 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Electronics
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (71.83%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (14.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Angular Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.23%) Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (4.23%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (49.30%) HTML
2 30 (42.25%) CSS
3 28 (39.44%) AngularJS
4 24 (33.80%) jQuery
5 23 (32.39%) REST
6 22 (30.99%) .NET
7 15 (21.13%) HTML5
7 15 (21.13%) Node.js
8 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
9 13 (18.31%) JSON
10 10 (14.08%) XML
11 8 (11.27%) .NET Framework
11 8 (11.27%) CSS3
12 7 (9.86%) Ajax
12 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (9.86%) Spring
13 6 (8.45%) RESTful
13 6 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (8.45%) Web Services
14 5 (7.04%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Internet of Things
2 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.45%) User Experience
3 4 (5.63%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Biology
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.41%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.94%) Web Development
3 15 (21.13%) MVC
3 15 (21.13%) TDD
4 13 (18.31%) BDD
5 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.08%) DevOps
7 8 (11.27%) Scrum
8 7 (9.86%) Front End Development
8 7 (9.86%) OO
9 6 (8.45%) Service Design
9 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.04%) Microservices
11 4 (5.63%) BPMN
11 4 (5.63%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.63%) UX Design
12 3 (4.23%) Content Management
12 3 (4.23%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) C#
2 25 (35.21%) Java
3 15 (21.13%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) Python
5 10 (14.08%) C++
6 8 (11.27%) C
6 8 (11.27%) Perl
7 6 (8.45%) PHP
7 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.23%) Groovy
8 3 (4.23%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) ECMAScript
9 2 (2.82%) Ruby
10 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.41%) Dart
10 1 (1.41%) ES6
10 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.41%) VB
10 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.23%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.41%) Xamarin