The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 56 68 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.32% 9.41% 14.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 20.67% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 35
Average daily rate £370 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £199 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 10
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
JavaScript
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
232 329 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.60% 45.50% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 177 123
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £475 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 32
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.94 £32.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridgeshire region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridgeshire region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 46 £370 +29.82% 45
Peterborough -2 5 £460 +22.66% 7
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 111 (74.00%) HTML
2 86 (57.33%) CSS
3 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (47.33%) jQuery
5 63 (42.00%) Java
6 57 (38.00%) HTML5
7 48 (32.00%) Git (software)
8 42 (28.00%) REST
8 42 (28.00%) CSS3
9 40 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 35 (23.33%) Ajax
11 31 (20.67%) Node.js
12 30 (20.00%) User Experience
13 29 (19.33%) Front End Development
13 29 (19.33%) TDD
14 28 (18.67%) SQL
15 26 (17.33%) C#
15 26 (17.33%) Web Services
16 25 (16.67%) .NET
16 25 (16.67%) MVC
16 25 (16.67%) Spring
16 25 (16.67%) Mercurial
16 25 (16.67%) AngularJS
17 22 (14.67%) Unit Testing
18 21 (14.00%) OO
18 21 (14.00%) Python
19 20 (13.33%) UX Design
19 20 (13.33%) BDD
20 19 (12.67%) NoSQL
20 19 (12.67%) WebStorm

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 31 (20.67%) Node.js
2 15 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (2.00%) Drupal
3 3 (2.00%) IIS
3 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (0.67%) Apache
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.67%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (8.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (8.67%) Photoshop
2 12 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Tridion
2 4 (2.67%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (2.00%) BigMachines
3 3 (2.00%) Eloqua
3 3 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.67%) SaaS
4 3 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.33%) GitHub
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.00%) HTTP
2 11 (7.33%) Internet
3 10 (6.67%) 802.15
3 10 (6.67%) Bluetooth
3 10 (6.67%) SSL
3 10 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (6.67%) X.509
3 10 (6.67%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.00%) LDAP
5 1 (0.67%) DNS
5 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.67%) Extranet
5 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.67%) Intranet
5 1 (0.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.67%) NoSQL
2 16 (10.67%) MongoDB
3 15 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (8.67%) MySQL
4 13 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.33%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.33%) Big Data
9 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.33%) DB2
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 25 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 19 (12.67%) IntelliJ
3 19 (12.67%) WebStorm
4 15 (10.00%) Selenium
5 11 (7.33%) Grunt
5 11 (7.33%) Jasmine
6 9 (6.00%) gulp
6 9 (6.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (5.33%) Maven
7 8 (5.33%) PhantomJS
8 7 (4.67%) Lombardi
9 6 (4.00%) Appium
9 6 (4.00%) JBehave
9 6 (4.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (4.00%) JMeter
10 5 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.67%) JUnit
11 4 (2.67%) Mockito
12 3 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (6.00%) Finance
2 6 (4.00%) Electronics
3 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.00%) Marketing
3 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 118 (78.67%) Developer
2 25 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (14.00%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 17 (11.33%) Web Developer
6 13 (8.67%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Java Web Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Python Developer
10 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Team Leader
11 6 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 6 (4.00%) UI Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Architect
12 5 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
12 5 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (74.00%) HTML
2 86 (57.33%) CSS
3 71 (47.33%) jQuery
4 57 (38.00%) HTML5
5 42 (28.00%) CSS3
5 42 (28.00%) REST
6 40 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 35 (23.33%) Ajax
8 26 (17.33%) Web Services
9 25 (16.67%) .NET
9 25 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 25 (16.67%) Spring
10 19 (12.67%) JSON
10 19 (12.67%) XML
11 17 (11.33%) ASP.NET
11 17 (11.33%) PhoneGap
12 15 (10.00%) RESTful
13 11 (7.33%) Middleware
13 11 (7.33%) Sass
14 10 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.00%) User Experience
2 18 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 15 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 12 (8.00%) Graphic Design
5 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.33%) Internet of Things
7 7 (4.67%) Semantic Web
8 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.33%) Life Science
9 4 (2.67%) Biology
9 4 (2.67%) CMDB
9 4 (2.67%) Smart Meter
9 4 (2.67%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.00%) Client/Server
10 3 (2.00%) Fintech
11 2 (1.33%) iPad
11 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.67%) Informatics
12 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (1.33%) AIX
2 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.33%) Solaris
2 2 (1.33%) Windows
2 2 (1.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.67%) CentOS
3 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.67%) Unix
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.33%) Front End Development
2 29 (19.33%) TDD
3 25 (16.67%) MVC
4 22 (14.67%) Unit Testing
5 21 (14.00%) OO
6 20 (13.33%) BDD
6 20 (13.33%) UX Design
7 18 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (11.33%) Scrum
9 14 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (9.33%) Web Development
10 13 (8.67%) SOA
11 12 (8.00%) Microservices
12 11 (7.33%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.33%) Web Design
13 10 (6.67%) DevOps
14 9 (6.00%) Functional Testing
15 8 (5.33%) Regression Testing
15 8 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (42.00%) Java
2 28 (18.67%) SQL
3 26 (17.33%) C#
4 21 (14.00%) Python
5 18 (12.00%) Perl
5 18 (12.00%) PHP
6 16 (10.67%) ECMAScript
6 16 (10.67%) TypeScript
7 15 (10.00%) Dart
8 14 (9.33%) C++
9 13 (8.67%) C
10 12 (8.00%) Bash Shell
11 8 (5.33%) Ruby
12 5 (3.33%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.67%) Groovy
13 4 (2.67%) Scala
14 3 (2.00%) Apex Code
15 2 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (5.33%) MOM
2 2 (1.33%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.67%) Ansible
3 1 (0.67%) Graphite
3 1 (0.67%) logstash
3 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (6.00%) Oracle
2 8 (5.33%) IBM
2 8 (5.33%) ServiceNow
3 7 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.00%) SAP
4 3 (2.00%) Siebel
4 3 (2.00%) Zend
5 2 (1.33%) Nintex
5 2 (1.33%) Perforce
6 1 (0.67%) Adobe
6 1 (0.67%) Facebook
6 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Twitter
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