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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.82% 6.36% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.34% 16.67% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £379 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £463 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £33.64 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -6.56%
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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
59 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 43.38% 38.18% 56.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 24
Average daily rate £375 £405 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.50 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (40.00%) Maven
5 12 (40.00%) Lua
5 12 (40.00%) Release Management
5 12 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
5 12 (40.00%) Perl
5 12 (40.00%) PHP
5 12 (40.00%) C#
5 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) Ant
5 12 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (40.00%) UNIX
5 12 (40.00%) OO
5 12 (40.00%) Python
5 12 (40.00%) Subversion
5 12 (40.00%) ClearCase
6 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) Sun
8 9 (30.00%) Sun Certification
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
10 7 (23.33%) CSS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 12 (40.00%) ClearCase
1 12 (40.00%) Subversion
1 12 (40.00%) Maven
1 12 (40.00%) Ant
1 12 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) JSUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Grunt
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (23.33%) CSS
5 6 (20.00%) WCF
5 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (16.67%) J2EE
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) COM
9 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.33%) D3.js
10 1 (3.33%) Underscore.js
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.33%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (40.00%) OO
3 12 (40.00%) Release Management
4 10 (33.33%) MVC
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) User Stories
5 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) System Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Time Management
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) SDLC
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Perl
2 12 (40.00%) PHP
2 12 (40.00%) Python
2 12 (40.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) Lua
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 4 (13.33%) VB
6 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.00%) VB6
7 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Sun Certification
3 5 (16.67%) OCPJP
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Sun
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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