The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 24 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.75% 13.79% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.88% 33.33% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 0
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£450 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.50
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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 Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 24 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 57.03% 41.38% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 14 15
Average daily rate £450 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £200 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Average hourly rate £41.00 £30.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.52% -19.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 25 (83.33%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Maven
3 17 (56.67%) Release Management
3 17 (56.67%) Apache Ivy
3 17 (56.67%) OO
3 17 (56.67%) Python
3 17 (56.67%) Perl
3 17 (56.67%) Ant
4 16 (53.33%) DV Cleared
4 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (43.33%) PHP
7 12 (40.00%) HTML
7 12 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 12 (40.00%) UNIX
7 12 (40.00%) ClearCase
7 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (40.00%) Subversion
7 12 (40.00%) Lua
8 11 (36.67%) Spring
9 10 (33.33%) Sun
9 10 (33.33%) Sun Certification
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) J2EE
10 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
11 8 (26.67%) C++
11 8 (26.67%) CSS
12 7 (23.33%) XML
13 6 (20.00%) Web Services
13 6 (20.00%) Hibernate

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Maven
2 17 (56.67%) Apache Ivy
2 17 (56.67%) Ant
3 12 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 12 (40.00%) Subversion
4 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) Spring
3 9 (30.00%) J2EE
4 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 7 (23.33%) XML
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) Apache Camel
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
8 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
9 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
9 3 (10.00%) DHTML
9 3 (10.00%) XSLT
9 3 (10.00%) XSD
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 2 (6.67%) XSL
10 2 (6.67%) HTML5
10 2 (6.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Release Management
1 17 (56.67%) OO
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.00%) User Stories
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) OOD
7 2 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Python
2 17 (56.67%) Perl
3 13 (43.33%) PHP
4 12 (40.00%) Lua
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (26.67%) C++
7 5 (16.67%) C#
8 4 (13.33%) Ruby
9 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.33%) VB
10 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) DV Cleared
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 4 (13.33%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Sun
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Zend
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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