The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 21 13 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 9 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.81% 7.69% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% 31.03% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£513 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £465 £467
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 29 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.92% 24.79% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 16 83
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Dojo
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) XHTML
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) HBase
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) D3.js
6 1 (7.14%) Big Data
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Impala
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) HBase
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) Dojo
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) XHTML
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) D3.js
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Avro
5 1 (7.14%) Akka
5 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
5 1 (7.14%) spray
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) Servlets
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Equities
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) Clojure
4 1 (7.14%) ECMAScript
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) Actimize
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow