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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 60 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.98% 7.01% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 14.60% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 16
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£340 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £438 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
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
250 226 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.90% 47.98% 38.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 169 71
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 25
Average hourly rate £41.00 £47.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £60.00 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 31 July 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 31 July 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 67 (70.53%) HTML
2 60 (63.16%) CSS
3 39 (41.05%) Java
4 31 (32.63%) jQuery
5 30 (31.58%) HTML5
5 30 (31.58%) MVC
6 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (24.21%) SQL
8 22 (23.16%) .NET
8 22 (23.16%) MySQL
8 22 (23.16%) CSS3
9 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
10 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 18 (18.95%) Ajax
11 18 (18.95%) RESTful
12 16 (16.84%) Spring
12 16 (16.84%) Web Services
13 15 (15.79%) C#
14 14 (14.74%) PHP
14 14 (14.74%) Oracle
14 14 (14.74%) User Experience
15 13 (13.68%) Node.js
16 12 (12.63%) XML
16 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET
17 11 (11.58%) Linux
17 11 (11.58%) Python
17 11 (11.58%) E-Commerce
17 11 (11.58%) Hibernate
17 11 (11.58%) Retail
17 11 (11.58%) Backbone.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (13.68%) Node.js
2 10 (10.53%) Drupal
3 7 (7.37%) WordPress
4 6 (6.32%) Apache Solr
5 5 (5.26%) Apache
5 5 (5.26%) CMS
6 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.16%) JBoss
8 2 (2.11%) IIS
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Tridion
2 1 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) LDAP
2 4 (4.21%) HTTP
3 2 (2.11%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) MySQL
2 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.37%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.53%) Grunt
3 7 (7.37%) Mercurial
4 6 (6.32%) Maven
5 5 (5.26%) IntelliJ
5 5 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 5 (5.26%) WebStorm
6 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.21%) JIRA
6 4 (4.21%) Selenium
6 4 (4.21%) PhantomJS
6 4 (4.21%) gulp
7 2 (2.11%) Appium
7 2 (2.11%) JMeter
7 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.11%) Subversion
7 2 (2.11%) JBehave
8 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.05%) NUnit
General
1 11 (11.58%) Retail
2 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (89.47%) Developer
2 18 (18.95%) Web Developer
2 18 (18.95%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (14.74%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.58%) Applications Developer
4 11 (11.58%) UI Developer
4 11 (11.58%) UI Programmer
5 8 (8.42%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.37%) PHP Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Web Applications Developer
6 7 (7.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (70.53%) HTML
2 60 (63.16%) CSS
3 31 (32.63%) jQuery
4 30 (31.58%) HTML5
5 22 (23.16%) CSS3
5 22 (23.16%) .NET
6 18 (18.95%) Ajax
6 18 (18.95%) RESTful
7 16 (16.84%) Spring
7 16 (16.84%) Web Services
8 12 (12.63%) XML
8 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET
9 11 (11.58%) Hibernate
9 11 (11.58%) Backbone.js
9 11 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (9.47%) AngularJS
10 9 (9.47%) REST
11 8 (8.42%) SOAP
12 7 (7.37%) Symfony
13 6 (6.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) User Experience
2 7 (7.37%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.21%) Biology
3 4 (4.21%) Life Science
4 3 (3.16%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.05%) LIMS
6 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.05%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Linux
2 7 (7.37%) UNIX
2 7 (7.37%) Windows
3 2 (2.11%) Android
3 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) MVC
2 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.58%) E-Commerce
4 9 (9.47%) Scrum
4 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
4 9 (9.47%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (8.42%) Web Development
6 7 (7.37%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.37%) Web Design
6 7 (7.37%) UX Design
6 7 (7.37%) BDD
7 6 (6.32%) TDD
8 5 (5.26%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (5.26%) SOA
8 5 (5.26%) Open Source
8 5 (5.26%) Web Application Development
9 4 (4.21%) Analytics
9 4 (4.21%) ETL
9 4 (4.21%) B2C
9 4 (4.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.05%) Java
2 23 (24.21%) SQL
3 15 (15.79%) C#
4 14 (14.74%) PHP
5 11 (11.58%) Python
6 5 (5.26%) ECMAScript
6 5 (5.26%) C++
6 5 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 5 (5.26%) Dart
7 4 (4.21%) Perl
8 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.11%) Ruby
8 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.11%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.11%) C
9 1 (1.05%) PHP5
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.05%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Oracle
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.26%) Google
3 4 (4.21%) hybris
3 4 (4.21%) Demandware
3 4 (4.21%) Intershop
4 3 (3.16%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.11%) Terracotta
5 2 (2.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.05%) Adobe
6 1 (1.05%) Telerik
6 1 (1.05%) Zend
6 1 (1.05%) Twitter
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CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
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CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
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OHO Group
Rate: £375 - 450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago