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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 9 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.18% 15.54% 9.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.37% 28.40% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 4
Average daily rate £325 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £376 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £480 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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
Gloucestershire

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
49 81 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.00% 54.73% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 58 8
Average daily rate £400 £478 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.31% +54.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £346 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £525 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) MVC
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) PHP
4 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) VB
6 5 (22.73%) MySQL
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
6 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
7 4 (18.18%) Node.js
7 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Python
8 3 (13.64%) Unix
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) Drupal
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
8 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) Drupal
2 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Babel
2 3 (13.64%) Grunt
2 3 (13.64%) JSUnit
3 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
3 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 2 (9.09%) RSpec
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
7 3 (13.64%) D3.js
7 3 (13.64%) Express
7 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (13.64%) lodash
7 3 (13.64%) Underscore.js
8 2 (9.09%) COM
8 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 2 (9.09%) MEAN Stack
8 2 (9.09%) XML
9 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) System Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) VB
4 3 (13.64%) ES6
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) VB6
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Lua
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) MCAD
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSD
3 1 (4.55%) MCTS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) Zend