The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 16 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 485 491 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.52% 6.95% 6.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.40% 15.92% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 405 349
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £34.74 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.55% -0.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2377 3085 2946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.76% 43.70% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1848 2353 2270
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 35 24
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £18.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
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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 11 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 720 (74.30%) HTML
2 632 (65.22%) CSS
3 418 (43.14%) jQuery
4 383 (39.53%) HTML5
5 304 (31.37%) Java
6 276 (28.48%) .NET
7 275 (28.38%) CSS3
8 237 (24.46%) C#
9 227 (23.43%) TDD
10 203 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
11 201 (20.74%) MVC
12 194 (20.02%) ASP.NET
13 185 (19.09%) AngularJS
14 184 (18.99%) SQL
15 172 (17.75%) XML
16 166 (17.13%) Ajax
17 165 (17.03%) SQL Server
18 156 (16.10%) Finance
19 154 (15.89%) OO
20 148 (15.27%) Scrum
21 145 (14.96%) Web Services
22 123 (12.69%) PHP
23 122 (12.59%) E-Commerce
24 117 (12.07%) BDD
25 115 (11.87%) Banking
26 109 (11.25%) Backbone.js
27 105 (10.84%) Web Development
28 101 (10.42%) JSON
28 101 (10.42%) Git (software)
29 99 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 95 (9.80%) Node.js
2 76 (7.84%) CMS
3 60 (6.19%) SharePoint
4 41 (4.23%) IIS
5 34 (3.51%) Umbraco
6 33 (3.41%) Apache
7 30 (3.10%) Sitecore CMS
8 22 (2.27%) Drupal
8 22 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (2.17%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 16 (1.65%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.34%) Adobe CQ
13 10 (1.03%) WordPress
14 8 (0.83%) Liferay
14 8 (0.83%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.72%) Kentico
16 6 (0.62%) Joomla!
16 6 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 37 (3.82%) Photoshop
2 24 (2.48%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (1.14%) MS Office
5 3 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.10%) GIMP
6 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (1.65%) Magento
2 14 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.31%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.21%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.21%) RMDS
6 1 (0.10%) AWD
6 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (0.93%) SaaS
2 7 (0.72%) Force.com
3 6 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.52%) GitHub
5 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.31%) Heroku
6 2 (0.21%) PaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.10%) Office 365
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.82%) HTTP
2 27 (2.79%) Internet
3 9 (0.93%) Intranet
4 7 (0.72%) SSL
4 7 (0.72%) Firewall
5 5 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.52%) LDAP
6 4 (0.41%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.41%) DNS
6 4 (0.41%) FTP
7 3 (0.31%) LAN
7 3 (0.31%) VoIP
7 3 (0.31%) WAN
7 3 (0.31%) SSH
7 3 (0.31%) AMQP
8 2 (0.21%) FCoE
8 2 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.21%) Multicast
8 2 (0.21%) NAS
8 2 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 79 (8.15%) MySQL
3 58 (5.99%) Relational Database
4 45 (4.64%) MongoDB
5 39 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (3.10%) NoSQL
8 29 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (1.44%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (0.93%) CouchDB
12 9 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.83%) Big Data
13 8 (0.83%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.83%) RavenDB
13 8 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (0.83%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 101 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 89 (9.18%) Subversion
3 59 (6.09%) Visual Studio
4 53 (5.47%) Maven
5 41 (4.23%) Jasmine
6 35 (3.61%) NUnit
7 34 (3.51%) Selenium
7 34 (3.51%) Cucumber
8 33 (3.41%) WebDriver
9 30 (3.10%) JUnit
10 29 (2.99%) Jenkins
11 27 (2.79%) TeamCity
12 26 (2.68%) Grunt
13 21 (2.17%) Eclipse
13 21 (2.17%) JIRA
14 18 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (1.44%) Ant
16 13 (1.34%) Mercurial
16 13 (1.34%) Xcode
16 13 (1.34%) PhoneGap
General
1 156 (16.10%) Finance
2 115 (11.87%) Banking
3 42 (4.33%) Investment Banking
4 35 (3.61%) Marketing
5 32 (3.30%) Retail
6 22 (2.27%) Games
7 19 (1.96%) Front Office
8 17 (1.75%) Legal
8 17 (1.75%) Advertising
9 14 (1.44%) Back Office
10 13 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.24%) Publishing
12 4 (0.41%) Law
12 4 (0.41%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.21%) German Language
14 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.10%) Automotive
15 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 795 (82.04%) Developer
2 155 (16.00%) Front-End Developer
3 117 (12.07%) Java Developer
4 113 (11.66%) Web Developer
5 92 (9.49%) .NET Developer
6 79 (8.15%) Senior Developer
6 79 (8.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 51 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 46 (4.75%) PHP Developer
9 31 (3.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (2.99%) UI Developer
12 27 (2.79%) SharePoint Developer
13 24 (2.48%) Consultant
14 23 (2.37%) UI Programmer
15 21 (2.17%) Designer
16 19 (1.96%) Analyst
16 19 (1.96%) Lead Developer
17 16 (1.65%) Architect
17 16 (1.65%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (74.30%) HTML
2 632 (65.22%) CSS
3 418 (43.14%) jQuery
4 383 (39.53%) HTML5
5 276 (28.48%) .NET
6 275 (28.38%) CSS3
7 194 (20.02%) ASP.NET
8 185 (19.09%) AngularJS
9 172 (17.75%) XML
10 166 (17.13%) Ajax
11 145 (14.96%) Web Services
12 109 (11.25%) Backbone.js
13 101 (10.42%) JSON
14 99 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 90 (9.29%) Spring
16 79 (8.15%) .NET Framework
17 71 (7.33%) RESTful
18 69 (7.12%) Hibernate
19 66 (6.81%) REST
20 64 (6.60%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (4.85%) Mobile App
2 38 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 37 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 36 (3.72%) Open Source
5 17 (1.75%) W3C
6 13 (1.34%) Visualisation
7 11 (1.14%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.03%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.03%) Online Banking
9 9 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (0.93%) Social Media
10 8 (0.83%) iPhone
11 7 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (0.72%) RIA
12 6 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
12 6 (0.62%) Wiki
13 5 (0.52%) Web 2.0
13 5 (0.52%) Derivative
13 5 (0.52%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 96 (9.91%) Linux
2 66 (6.81%) Windows
3 64 (6.60%) UNIX
4 44 (4.54%) Apple iOS
5 41 (4.23%) Android
6 18 (1.86%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.03%) Solaris
8 5 (0.52%) AIX
9 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.41%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.31%) VMS
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (23.43%) TDD
2 203 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (20.74%) MVC
4 154 (15.89%) OO
5 148 (15.27%) Scrum
6 122 (12.59%) E-Commerce
7 117 (12.07%) BDD
8 105 (10.84%) Web Development
9 99 (10.22%) Responsive Web Design
10 92 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (4.23%) Unit Testing
11 41 (4.23%) Content Management
12 40 (4.13%) Web Design
13 31 (3.20%) Software Engineering
14 29 (2.99%) Workflow
15 28 (2.89%) CRM
16 27 (2.79%) Extreme Programming
16 27 (2.79%) Multithreading
17 26 (2.68%) OOP
18 25 (2.58%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 304 (31.37%) Java
2 237 (24.46%) C#
3 184 (18.99%) SQL
4 123 (12.69%) PHP
5 62 (6.40%) Ruby
6 55 (5.68%) T-SQL
6 55 (5.68%) Python
7 32 (3.30%) Objective-C
8 30 (3.10%) C++
9 27 (2.79%) Scala
10 22 (2.27%) PHP5
11 19 (1.96%) C
12 16 (1.65%) Shell Script
13 15 (1.55%) Perl
13 15 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.44%) Groovy
15 13 (1.34%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.24%) VB
17 11 (1.14%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (5.47%) Degree
2 13 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.52%) ISEB
4 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.21%) MCP
7 2 (0.21%) MCSD
8 1 (0.10%) HND
8 1 (0.10%) MCSE
8 1 (0.10%) MCAD
8 1 (0.10%) CISSP
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.10%) CISA
8 1 (0.10%) GIAC
8 1 (0.10%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.02%) QA
2 2 (0.21%) HL7
2 2 (0.21%) Section 508
2 2 (0.21%) WAI
3 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.21%) SRDF
2 2 (0.21%) NFS
3 1 (0.10%) Varnish
3 1 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (1.14%) Puppet
2 7 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.41%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.21%) OpenSSO
5 2 (0.21%) Oozie
5 2 (0.21%) Control-M
5 2 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.10%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.10%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.10%) Ansible
6 1 (0.10%) WMI
6 1 (0.10%) Nagios
6 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 75 (7.74%) Oracle
2 56 (5.78%) Microsoft
3 42 (4.33%) Adobe
4 35 (3.61%) Sitecore
5 27 (2.79%) Zend
6 22 (2.27%) EPiServer
7 16 (1.65%) Google
7 16 (1.65%) Ektron
7 16 (1.65%) Twitter
8 15 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.24%) JBoss
10 11 (1.14%) Sybase
11 9 (0.93%) ServiceNow
12 8 (0.83%) RedDot
13 6 (0.62%) IBM
13 6 (0.62%) Splunk
14 5 (0.52%) Facebook
14 5 (0.52%) hybris
14 5 (0.52%) Yahoo!
15 4 (0.41%) Atlassian
City, London
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £475 - £540 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £130 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago