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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.28% 4.00% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.81% 9.52% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate £388 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £475 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £658 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
JavaScript
London

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
37 42 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 30.33% 42.00% 43.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 63
Average daily rate £500 £500 £590
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £701 £700 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 13 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) Banking
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) Syncfusion
8 3 (20.00%) Grunt
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (20.00%) DevExpress
8 3 (20.00%) XSL
8 3 (20.00%) Python
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) MS Access
8 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (20.00%) VBA
8 3 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
8 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (20.00%) Front Office

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (6.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) MS Access
3 3 (20.00%) Spotfire
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) HBase
4 1 (6.67%) Impala
4 1 (6.67%) Parquet
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Grunt
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 5 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (26.67%) HTML Developer
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) XSL
7 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (6.67%) Akka
8 1 (6.67%) Apache Avro
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (6.67%) JSON
8 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
8 1 (6.67%) RESTful
8 1 (6.67%) spray
8 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) Clojure
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) DevExpress
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Syncfusion
2 1 (6.67%) Actimize