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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 19 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 21 17 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.33% 6.27% 9.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.73% 12.32% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 26
Average daily rate
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£293 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.15% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £284 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
165 138 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.70% 50.92% 52.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 81 118
Average daily rate £350 £401 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% +25.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £750 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 26
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 38 (79.17%) HTML
1 38 (79.17%) CSS
2 19 (39.58%) PHP
2 19 (39.58%) jQuery
3 15 (31.25%) MySQL
4 13 (27.08%) HTML5
4 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
5 12 (25.00%) Web Services
5 12 (25.00%) RESTful
6 11 (22.92%) OO
6 11 (22.92%) Python
7 10 (20.83%) OOP
7 10 (20.83%) SQL
7 10 (20.83%) MVC
8 9 (18.75%) Laravel
9 8 (16.67%) .NET
9 8 (16.67%) Linux
10 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.58%) CSS3
11 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
11 6 (12.50%) Node.js
11 6 (12.50%) REST
11 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
11 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 6 (12.50%) HTTP
11 6 (12.50%) C#
12 5 (10.42%) XML
12 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (10.42%) PHP5

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (12.50%) Node.js
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) nginx
3 3 (6.25%) WordPress
4 2 (4.17%) Moodle
5 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.17%) Temenos T24
1 2 (4.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Subversion
2 5 (10.42%) PHPUnit
2 5 (10.42%) Jasmine
2 5 (10.42%) Grunt
3 3 (6.25%) Bower
3 3 (6.25%) Mocha
3 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.08%) Firebug
5 1 (2.08%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
1 2 (4.17%) Banking
1 2 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) PHP Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.25%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (79.17%) HTML
1 38 (79.17%) CSS
2 19 (39.58%) jQuery
3 13 (27.08%) HTML5
3 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
4 12 (25.00%) RESTful
4 12 (25.00%) Web Services
5 9 (18.75%) Laravel
6 8 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (14.58%) CSS3
8 6 (12.50%) REST
9 5 (10.42%) XML
9 5 (10.42%) Symfony
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.33%) JSON
10 4 (8.33%) LESS
10 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (6.25%) Sass
11 3 (6.25%) Google Maps API
11 3 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.17%) VLE
2 2 (4.17%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Android
2 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Debian
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) OO
2 10 (20.83%) OOP
2 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.42%) Web Development
6 3 (6.25%) Android Development
6 3 (6.25%) TDD
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.17%) Web Analytics
7 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 2 (4.17%) Content Management
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) CRM
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Line Management
7 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) PHP
2 11 (22.92%) Python
3 10 (20.83%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) C#
5 5 (10.42%) PHP5
6 4 (8.33%) Ruby
6 4 (8.33%) Java
7 3 (6.25%) Perl
7 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.17%) Scala
9 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Graphite
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Google
2 4 (8.33%) Twitter
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Temenos
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.08%) Facebook
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