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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 14 6 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 26 48 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.51% 14.77% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.77% 30.00% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 12
Median daily rate £350 £369 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +37.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £340 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +5.03%

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
176 160 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 50.87% 49.23% 48.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 84 94
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 26 (53.06%) HTML
2 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.82%) CSS
4 19 (38.78%) jQuery
4 19 (38.78%) REST
4 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
5 18 (36.73%) .NET
6 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
6 16 (32.65%) Java
6 16 (32.65%) C#
6 16 (32.65%) Python
6 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
7 15 (30.61%) Web Development
8 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 14 (28.57%) Node.js
9 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
10 12 (24.49%) BDD
10 12 (24.49%) TDD
11 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (22.45%) JSON
11 11 (22.45%) C++
11 11 (22.45%) PHP
11 11 (22.45%) SQL
11 11 (22.45%) HTML5
12 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
12 10 (20.41%) Perl
12 10 (20.41%) C
12 10 (20.41%) Internet
12 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
13 9 (18.37%) 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 2 (4.08%) CMS
1 2 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Internet
2 8 (16.33%) SSL
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.33%) X.509
3 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) 802.15
4 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.04%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.04%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
3 9 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
3 9 (18.37%) Selenium
4 7 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (14.29%) Subversion
5 3 (6.12%) JUnit
6 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.08%) Mockito
6 2 (4.08%) WebStorm
7 1 (2.04%) Appium
7 1 (2.04%) gulp
7 1 (2.04%) JMeter
7 1 (2.04%) NUnit
7 1 (2.04%) RSpec
7 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.08%) Billing
1 2 (4.08%) Law
1 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Angular Developer
6 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) HTML
2 20 (40.82%) CSS
3 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
3 19 (38.78%) jQuery
3 19 (38.78%) REST
4 18 (36.73%) .NET
5 14 (28.57%) Node.js
6 11 (22.45%) HTML5
6 11 (22.45%) JSON
7 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.29%) RESTful
9 6 (12.24%) XML
10 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
10 5 (10.20%) Django
11 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.12%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (6.12%) XSLT
12 2 (4.08%) Entity Framework
12 2 (4.08%) JPA
12 2 (4.08%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Internet of Things
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Web Development
3 12 (24.49%) BDD
3 12 (24.49%) TDD
4 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.37%) MVC
6 9 (18.37%) Scrum
7 8 (16.33%) DevOps
8 7 (14.29%) Service Design
9 6 (12.24%) OO
10 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
10 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.12%) Software Architecture
12 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (4.08%) Content Management
12 2 (4.08%) Information Security
12 2 (4.08%) Migration
12 2 (4.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) C#
1 16 (32.65%) Java
1 16 (32.65%) Python
2 11 (22.45%) C++
2 11 (22.45%) PHP
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) C
3 10 (20.41%) Perl
4 4 (8.16%) Ruby
4 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) Groovy
5 2 (4.08%) Scala
6 1 (2.04%) ABAP
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Docker
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) KVM
3 2 (4.08%) LXC
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Brocade
4 2 (4.08%) CA
4 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.08%) Vyatta
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
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