The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 20 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 32 27 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.79% 7.30% 12.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.16% 18.75% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 24
Average daily rate
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£388 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £388 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
226 144 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.98% 38.92% 57.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 70 125
Average daily rate £388 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 55
Average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £32.50 £29.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £44.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
Cambridgeshire

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 58 (64.44%) HTML
2 52 (57.78%) CSS
3 40 (44.44%) jQuery
4 34 (37.78%) PHP
4 34 (37.78%) MySQL
5 33 (36.67%) C#
6 29 (32.22%) OO
7 28 (31.11%) Web Services
8 27 (30.00%) .NET
9 21 (23.33%) Linux
9 21 (23.33%) HTML5
10 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 20 (22.22%) MVC
11 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET
11 19 (21.11%) SQL
11 19 (21.11%) Python
11 19 (21.11%) Ajax
11 19 (21.11%) AngularJS
12 16 (17.78%) PHP5
12 16 (17.78%) XHTML
12 16 (17.78%) Apache
13 14 (15.56%) WCF
13 14 (15.56%) REST
13 14 (15.56%) CSS3
14 13 (14.44%) Android
14 13 (14.44%) Scrum
15 12 (13.33%) Subversion
15 12 (13.33%) Java
15 12 (13.33%) LAMP
15 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 16 (17.78%) Apache
2 11 (12.22%) WordPress
3 9 (10.00%) Node.js
4 8 (8.89%) IIS
5 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) GitHub
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) RTP
2 5 (5.56%) Broadband
2 5 (5.56%) Internet
2 5 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.78%) MySQL
2 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.67%) Big Data
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.11%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Subversion
2 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.56%) Grunt
3 5 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.44%) NUnit
5 3 (3.33%) Firebug
5 3 (3.33%) Fiddler
5 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.33%) Bower
6 2 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.22%) Moq
6 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.22%) JIRA
7 1 (1.11%) Maven
7 1 (1.11%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.11%) Mocha
7 1 (1.11%) PhoneGap
General
1 5 (5.56%) Banking
1 5 (5.56%) Games
1 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Online Betting
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Law
4 1 (1.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (81.11%) Developer
2 22 (24.44%) Web Developer
3 11 (12.22%) LAMP Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Python/Django Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Python Developer
7 5 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.44%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (3.33%) CRM Developer
9 3 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.22%) DevOps Administrator
10 2 (2.22%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (64.44%) HTML
2 52 (57.78%) CSS
3 40 (44.44%) jQuery
4 28 (31.11%) Web Services
5 27 (30.00%) .NET
6 21 (23.33%) HTML5
7 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET
7 19 (21.11%) Ajax
7 19 (21.11%) AngularJS
8 16 (17.78%) XHTML
9 14 (15.56%) WCF
9 14 (15.56%) REST
9 14 (15.56%) CSS3
10 12 (13.33%) LAMP
11 9 (10.00%) XML
11 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (7.78%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (6.67%) LESS
13 6 (6.67%) D3.js
13 6 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) IPTV
1 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.78%) Streaming Video
1 7 (7.78%) MPEG
1 7 (7.78%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (1.11%) RIA
4 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.11%) Ontologies
4 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.33%) Linux
2 13 (14.44%) Android
3 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 11 (12.22%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (3.33%) Windows
7 1 (1.11%) UNIX
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) OO
2 20 (22.22%) MVC
3 13 (14.44%) Scrum
4 12 (13.33%) Android Development
5 11 (12.22%) iOS Development
6 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.89%) TDD
9 7 (7.78%) OOP
10 6 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.67%) Web Development
11 4 (4.44%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.44%) Rapid Prototyping
11 4 (4.44%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.44%) SEO
12 3 (3.33%) CRM
12 3 (3.33%) Data Modelling
12 3 (3.33%) Migration
12 3 (3.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) PHP
2 33 (36.67%) C#
3 19 (21.11%) SQL
3 19 (21.11%) Python
4 16 (17.78%) PHP5
5 12 (13.33%) Java
6 8 (8.89%) C
7 3 (3.33%) Ruby
7 3 (3.33%) C++
8 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.11%) Perl
9 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) SNOMED CT
1 1 (1.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) Nagios
2 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) Perforce
3 6 (6.67%) Splunk
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) Sencha
4 2 (2.22%) ATG
5 1 (1.11%) Zend
5 1 (1.11%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe
5 1 (1.11%) Facebook
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