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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 18 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.54% 20.00% 6.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.26% 41.67% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £356 £693
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% -48.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £200 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £374 £715
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +39.91%
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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
39 36 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.51% 48.00% 48.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 28
Average daily rate £405 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 22 August 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 9 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Maven
2 7 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Release Management
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) ClearCase
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Ant
5 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Lua
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (21.43%) Big Data
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Java EE

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
1 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) ClearCase
2 4 (28.57%) Ant
2 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) Java EE
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Struts
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Release Management
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Lua
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) C
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) MKS
3 1 (7.14%) PTC
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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