The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Canary Wharf 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 18 26 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.43% 6.01% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.07% 15.60% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 2
Average daily rate £350 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £600 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 141 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 36.71% 38.52% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 112 150
Average daily rate £625 £590 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £500 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
London

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) Apache Flex
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (21.43%) Cairngorm
5 3 (21.43%) Parsley
6 2 (14.29%) Ext JS
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) Scala
6 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) MVVM
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Symfony
6 2 (14.29%) RIA

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Acrobat
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Flex Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Flex
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) Cairngorm
4 3 (21.43%) Parsley
5 2 (14.29%) Ext JS
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) Symfony
5 2 (14.29%) JDBC
5 2 (14.29%) JSP
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) JSTL
6 1 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 2 (14.29%) RIA
3 1 (7.14%) W3C
3 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (14.29%) MVVM
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (7.14%) RUP
3 1 (7.14%) OOD
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) BEA
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter