The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 534 454 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.89% 7.63% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.43% 18.24% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 368 338
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2279 2489 2757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.20% 41.80% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1850 1967 2135
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 28
Average hourly rate £23.99 £27.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -30.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.25 £14.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 734 (72.17%) HTML
2 572 (56.24%) CSS
3 404 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
3 404 (39.72%) HTML5
4 343 (33.73%) jQuery
5 300 (29.50%) TDD
6 299 (29.40%) AngularJS
7 294 (28.91%) .NET
8 289 (28.42%) C#
9 265 (26.06%) Java
10 238 (23.40%) SQL
11 232 (22.81%) CSS3
12 225 (22.12%) MVC
13 207 (20.35%) SQL Server
14 169 (16.62%) ASP.NET
15 159 (15.63%) Finance
16 145 (14.26%) Web Services
17 142 (13.96%) Banking
18 140 (13.77%) OO
19 137 (13.47%) BDD
20 135 (13.27%) XML
21 133 (13.08%) PHP
22 127 (12.49%) Scrum
23 126 (12.39%) Ajax
24 125 (12.29%) User Experience
25 124 (12.19%) Web Development
26 110 (10.82%) Node.js
27 106 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
28 105 (10.32%) Microsoft
29 102 (10.03%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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
1 110 (10.82%) Node.js
2 68 (6.69%) CMS
3 43 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 34 (3.34%) Tomcat
5 25 (2.46%) Apache
6 22 (2.16%) Drupal
7 20 (1.97%) IIS
8 19 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (1.77%) WordPress
10 14 (1.38%) JBoss
10 14 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (1.28%) Umbraco
11 13 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (1.08%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (0.79%) ColdFusion
15 7 (0.69%) Confluence
15 7 (0.69%) nginx
15 7 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 5 (0.49%) Kentico
Applications
1 45 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.75%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.69%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.49%) MS Office
7 4 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.39%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.29%) Maya
8 3 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.098%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 40 (3.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.59%) Magento
3 4 (0.39%) RMDS
3 4 (0.39%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.098%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.098%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.098%) Radian6
5 1 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.69%) Heroku
3 7 (0.69%) Force.com
3 7 (0.69%) Google Apps
3 7 (0.69%) GitHub
4 6 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.49%) SaaS
5 5 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.29%) Office 365
7 3 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.20%) Taleo
8 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.098%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.05%) HTTP
2 30 (2.95%) Internet
3 7 (0.69%) Intranet
3 7 (0.69%) SAN
4 6 (0.59%) LDAP
5 4 (0.39%) Firewall
6 3 (0.29%) FCoE
6 3 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.29%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.29%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.29%) NAS
6 3 (0.29%) Multicast
6 3 (0.29%) DNS
6 3 (0.29%) LAN
6 3 (0.29%) WAN
6 3 (0.29%) Converged Networks
7 2 (0.20%) DMZ
7 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.098%) Skype
8 1 (0.098%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 87 (8.55%) MySQL
3 61 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 39 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (3.24%) MongoDB
7 30 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (2.16%) NoSQL
9 19 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.28%) Big Data
11 13 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.98%) DB2
14 9 (0.88%) Oracle Database
15 8 (0.79%) Redis
15 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 102 (10.03%) Git (software)
2 52 (5.11%) Subversion
2 52 (5.11%) Grunt
2 52 (5.11%) Jasmine
3 46 (4.52%) Jenkins
4 42 (4.13%) Visual Studio
5 34 (3.34%) Maven
6 29 (2.85%) Cucumber
7 28 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (2.75%) Bower
8 27 (2.65%) JIRA
9 26 (2.56%) TeamCity
10 25 (2.46%) Selenium
11 22 (2.16%) WebDriver
12 19 (1.87%) NUnit
13 16 (1.57%) Karma Test Runner
14 14 (1.38%) Xcode
15 13 (1.28%) Axure RP
15 13 (1.28%) JUnit
16 12 (1.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 159 (15.63%) Finance
2 142 (13.96%) Banking
3 61 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 37 (3.64%) Front Office
5 31 (3.05%) Marketing
6 24 (2.36%) Retail
7 21 (2.06%) Advertising
8 20 (1.97%) Games
9 17 (1.67%) Legal
10 16 (1.57%) Publishing
11 12 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.18%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.79%) Back Office
13 6 (0.59%) Law
14 5 (0.49%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.29%) Electronics
15 3 (0.29%) Automotive
16 2 (0.20%) Hindi Language
16 2 (0.20%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 798 (78.47%) Developer
2 133 (13.08%) Senior Developer
3 127 (12.49%) Front-End Developer
4 99 (9.73%) Java Developer
5 98 (9.64%) Web Developer
6 94 (9.24%) .NET Developer
7 87 (8.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 80 (7.87%) C# Developer
9 45 (4.42%) Designer
10 44 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 39 (3.83%) Architect
12 35 (3.44%) PHP Developer
13 33 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
14 31 (3.05%) UX Designer
15 30 (2.95%) Full Stack Developer
16 29 (2.85%) CRM Developer
17 28 (2.75%) Analyst
17 28 (2.75%) Senior .NET Developer
18 26 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
19 23 (2.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 734 (72.17%) HTML
2 572 (56.24%) CSS
3 404 (39.72%) HTML5
4 343 (33.73%) jQuery
5 299 (29.40%) AngularJS
6 294 (28.91%) .NET
7 232 (22.81%) CSS3
8 169 (16.62%) ASP.NET
9 145 (14.26%) Web Services
10 135 (13.27%) XML
11 126 (12.39%) Ajax
12 101 (9.93%) Backbone.js
13 96 (9.44%) RESTful
14 90 (8.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 90 (8.85%) REST
15 88 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 87 (8.55%) JSON
17 80 (7.87%) .NET Framework
18 79 (7.77%) Spring
19 63 (6.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 125 (12.29%) User Experience
2 61 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 39 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.26%) Visualisation
6 19 (1.87%) Derivative
7 14 (1.38%) Equity Derivative
8 12 (1.18%) Social Media
9 11 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (0.98%) W3C
11 9 (0.88%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.69%) Kindle
13 7 (0.69%) Animation
14 6 (0.59%) Graphic Design
15 5 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
15 5 (0.49%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 78 (7.67%) Linux
2 48 (4.72%) Windows
3 45 (4.42%) UNIX
4 38 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 37 (3.64%) Android
6 6 (0.59%) AIX
6 6 (0.59%) Solaris
6 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.098%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.098%) VMS
10 1 (0.098%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.098%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.098%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (29.50%) TDD
3 225 (22.12%) MVC
4 140 (13.77%) OO
5 137 (13.47%) BDD
6 127 (12.49%) Scrum
7 124 (12.19%) Web Development
8 106 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
9 98 (9.64%) Responsive Web Design
10 76 (7.47%) E-Commerce
11 54 (5.31%) CRM
12 43 (4.23%) Unit Testing
13 40 (3.93%) Software Engineering
14 38 (3.74%) SOA
14 38 (3.74%) Content Management
15 34 (3.34%) Project Management
16 33 (3.24%) SDLC
17 32 (3.15%) OOP
18 31 (3.05%) Kanban
19 28 (2.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 289 (28.42%) C#
2 265 (26.06%) Java
3 238 (23.40%) SQL
4 133 (13.08%) PHP
5 57 (5.60%) Python
6 54 (5.31%) Ruby
7 36 (3.54%) T-SQL
8 32 (3.15%) Scala
9 27 (2.65%) Objective-C
10 25 (2.46%) C++
11 23 (2.26%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.77%) PHP5
13 17 (1.67%) Perl
14 14 (1.38%) C
15 12 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.18%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.08%) Apex Code
16 11 (1.08%) VB
16 11 (1.08%) VBA
17 10 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (5.01%) Degree
2 12 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.29%) Siebel Certification
5 2 (0.20%) ISEB
6 1 (0.098%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.098%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.098%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.098%) MCSD
6 1 (0.098%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.64%) QA
2 7 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.098%) HL7
4 1 (0.098%) DICOM
4 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.098%) WCAG
4 1 (0.098%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.59%) KVM
2 6 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.49%) Docker
3 5 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.39%) Varnish
5 3 (0.29%) vSphere
5 3 (0.29%) SRDF
5 3 (0.29%) NFS
5 3 (0.29%) Xen
6 1 (0.098%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (1.08%) Puppet
2 4 (0.39%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.29%) Ansible
3 3 (0.29%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.20%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.098%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.098%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.098%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.098%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 105 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.96%) Oracle
3 31 (3.05%) Adobe
4 24 (2.36%) Google
5 20 (1.97%) Sitecore
6 18 (1.77%) Zend
7 16 (1.57%) IBM
8 14 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.28%) Sybase
10 12 (1.18%) HP
11 10 (0.98%) EPiServer
12 9 (0.88%) Twitter
12 9 (0.88%) EMC
12 9 (0.88%) VMware
13 8 (0.79%) Coverity
14 7 (0.69%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.69%) Telerik
15 6 (0.59%) Perforce
15 6 (0.59%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.59%) Cisco
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Zebra People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago