The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Cambridgeshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 21 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 57 66 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.99% 9.34% 9.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.49% 22.22% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 39 32
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
368 297 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.15% 42.01% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 140 167
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 63
Average hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £26.50 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
East of England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
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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 -6 33 £388 +14.81% 36
Peterborough +1 9 £318 -9.28% 12
St Neots - - - -
Chatteris - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 3
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 118 (73.75%) HTML
2 94 (58.75%) CSS
3 89 (55.63%) jQuery
4 84 (52.50%) C#
5 75 (46.88%) .NET
6 63 (39.38%) ASP.NET
7 55 (34.38%) HTML5
8 54 (33.75%) SQL Server
9 48 (30.00%) MVC
10 42 (26.25%) OO
11 41 (25.63%) PHP
12 36 (22.50%) MySQL
13 32 (20.00%) Oracle
13 32 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 30 (18.75%) Web Services
15 29 (18.13%) SQL
16 26 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (15.63%) CSS3
17 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (14.38%) Ajax
18 23 (14.38%) Linux
18 23 (14.38%) WCF
19 22 (13.75%) AngularJS
20 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 20 (12.50%) Python
21 20 (12.50%) XHTML
22 18 (11.25%) TDD
22 18 (11.25%) Subversion
23 17 (10.63%) PHP5
23 17 (10.63%) Apache

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 17 (10.63%) Apache
2 11 (6.88%) WordPress
3 10 (6.25%) IIS
3 10 (6.25%) Node.js
4 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.25%) CMS
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.25%) MS Office
2 2 (1.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.88%) SaaS
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Force.com
3 1 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) RTP
2 5 (3.13%) Internet
2 5 (3.13%) Broadband
2 5 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (33.75%) SQL Server
2 36 (22.50%) MySQL
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.75%) Big Data
5 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.63%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 32 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 18 (11.25%) Subversion
3 10 (6.25%) Grunt
4 9 (5.63%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.00%) NUnit
5 8 (5.00%) Bower
6 6 (3.75%) Jasmine
6 6 (3.75%) Moq
7 4 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.88%) JIRA
8 3 (1.88%) Firebug
8 3 (1.88%) Fiddler
9 2 (1.25%) Mocha
9 2 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.63%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.63%) Behat
10 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.63%) Selenium
10 1 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 8 (5.00%) Finance
2 5 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.13%) Games
2 5 (3.13%) Banking
3 4 (2.50%) Online Betting
4 3 (1.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 142 (88.75%) Developer
2 50 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 42 (26.25%) C# Developer
4 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 39 (24.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (22.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (17.50%) Web Developer
7 18 (11.25%) Front-End Developer
8 11 (6.88%) LAMP Developer
9 9 (5.63%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) PHP Developer
10 7 (4.38%) Python Developer
11 6 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Python/Django Developer
12 4 (2.50%) CRM Developer
12 4 (2.50%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.50%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (1.88%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (73.75%) HTML
2 94 (58.75%) CSS
3 89 (55.63%) jQuery
4 75 (46.88%) .NET
5 63 (39.38%) ASP.NET
6 55 (34.38%) HTML5
7 30 (18.75%) Web Services
8 26 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (15.63%) CSS3
10 23 (14.38%) WCF
10 23 (14.38%) Ajax
11 22 (13.75%) AngularJS
12 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (12.50%) XHTML
14 14 (8.75%) REST
15 13 (8.13%) .NET Framework
15 13 (8.13%) LAMP
16 12 (7.50%) XML
16 12 (7.50%) LESS
17 11 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.38%) MPEG
3 7 (4.38%) Streaming Video
3 7 (4.38%) IPTV
4 6 (3.75%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.75%) Open Source
5 3 (1.88%) RIA
6 2 (1.25%) W3C
7 1 (0.63%) Wiki
7 1 (0.63%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.38%) Linux
2 14 (8.75%) Android
3 12 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 12 (7.50%) Ubuntu
4 6 (3.75%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (3.75%) Windows
5 1 (0.63%) UNIX
5 1 (0.63%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.63%) Debian
5 1 (0.63%) Gentoo
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.00%) MVC
2 42 (26.25%) OO
3 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.25%) TDD
5 16 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 15 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.75%) Scrum
8 13 (8.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (8.13%) Android Development
9 11 (6.88%) iOS Development
9 11 (6.88%) Web Development
10 10 (6.25%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.63%) OOP
12 7 (4.38%) SEO
12 7 (4.38%) Test Scripting
13 4 (2.50%) Migration
13 4 (2.50%) CRM
13 4 (2.50%) Web Application Development
13 4 (2.50%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 84 (52.50%) C#
2 41 (25.63%) PHP
3 29 (18.13%) SQL
4 20 (12.50%) Python
5 17 (10.63%) PHP5
6 13 (8.13%) Java
7 8 (5.00%) C
8 4 (2.50%) Ruby
9 3 (1.88%) C++
10 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.63%) Perl
11 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.63%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (8.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
1 1 (0.63%) SNOMED CT
Systems Management
1 11 (6.88%) Nagios
2 2 (1.25%) Puppet
2 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (20.00%) Oracle
2 13 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.38%) Perforce
4 6 (3.75%) ATG
4 6 (3.75%) Splunk
5 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.25%) Google
6 2 (1.25%) Zend
6 2 (1.25%) Sencha
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) Facebook
7 1 (0.63%) Rackspace
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