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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 544 488 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.32% 8.48% 7.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.61% 20.14% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 389 397
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £34.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -8.57%
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
2517 2423 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.14% 42.10% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2078 1892 2289
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 33
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.70 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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.

1 759 (71.54%) HTML
2 586 (55.23%) CSS
3 436 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
4 410 (38.64%) HTML5
5 354 (33.36%) jQuery
6 328 (30.91%) AngularJS
7 322 (30.35%) TDD
8 320 (30.16%) .NET
9 307 (28.93%) C#
10 301 (28.37%) Java
11 243 (22.90%) SQL
12 236 (22.24%) MVC
13 225 (21.21%) CSS3
14 217 (20.45%) SQL Server
15 184 (17.34%) Finance
16 175 (16.49%) ASP.NET
17 161 (15.17%) BDD
18 151 (14.23%) Web Services
19 146 (13.76%) OO
20 144 (13.57%) Scrum
21 142 (13.38%) Banking
21 142 (13.38%) XML
22 130 (12.25%) Web Development
23 129 (12.16%) User Experience
24 128 (12.06%) Ajax
25 124 (11.69%) PHP
26 118 (11.12%) Microsoft
26 118 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
27 116 (10.93%) Node.js
28 108 (10.18%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 116 (10.93%) Node.js
2 71 (6.69%) CMS
3 44 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 43 (4.05%) Tomcat
5 30 (2.83%) Apache
6 29 (2.73%) IIS
7 21 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.60%) Drupal
9 16 (1.51%) WordPress
9 16 (1.51%) JBoss
10 15 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 14 (1.32%) Umbraco
12 13 (1.23%) Confluence
13 12 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 9 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.75%) Oracle Coherence
15 8 (0.75%) ColdFusion
16 7 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 51 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.54%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.85%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.57%) MS Office
8 5 (0.47%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.38%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.28%) Maya
10 3 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.94%) Magento
3 6 (0.57%) RMDS
4 5 (0.47%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.28%) GoldMine
6 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.094%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.094%) Radian6
7 1 (0.094%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.75%) GitHub
4 7 (0.66%) Google Apps
4 7 (0.66%) SaaS
4 7 (0.66%) Heroku
4 7 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.66%) Force.com
5 6 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.47%) Office 365
6 5 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.28%) Taleo
8 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.19%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.96%) HTTP
2 32 (3.02%) Internet
3 10 (0.94%) SAN
4 7 (0.66%) Firewall
4 7 (0.66%) LDAP
5 6 (0.57%) LAN
5 6 (0.57%) WAN
5 6 (0.57%) iSCSI
5 6 (0.57%) NAS
5 6 (0.57%) FCoE
5 6 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (0.57%) Multicast
5 6 (0.57%) Intranet
6 5 (0.47%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.38%) AMQP
8 3 (0.28%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.28%) Converged Networks
8 3 (0.28%) DNS
9 2 (0.19%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 87 (8.20%) MySQL
3 60 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 59 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 36 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (3.02%) NoSQL
9 21 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (1.79%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (1.60%) Big Data
12 16 (1.51%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.23%) DB2
14 12 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.94%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 108 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 63 (5.94%) Subversion
3 57 (5.37%) Jasmine
3 57 (5.37%) Grunt
4 50 (4.71%) Jenkins
5 46 (4.34%) Visual Studio
6 42 (3.96%) Maven
7 37 (3.49%) JIRA
8 36 (3.39%) Cucumber
9 34 (3.20%) Selenium
10 33 (3.11%) Bower
11 31 (2.92%) TeamCity
12 29 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (2.45%) WebDriver
14 22 (2.07%) gulp
15 21 (1.98%) NUnit
16 20 (1.89%) JUnit
17 18 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
18 16 (1.51%) SpecFlow
19 13 (1.23%) Xcode
General
1 184 (17.34%) Finance
2 142 (13.38%) Banking
3 56 (5.28%) Investment Banking
4 39 (3.68%) Front Office
5 30 (2.83%) Marketing
6 27 (2.54%) Retail
7 25 (2.36%) Advertising
8 21 (1.98%) Legal
9 19 (1.79%) Games
10 17 (1.60%) Publishing
11 13 (1.23%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.04%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.66%) Back Office
13 7 (0.66%) Law
14 5 (0.47%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.47%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.28%) Automotive
15 3 (0.28%) Electronics
16 2 (0.19%) Arabic Language
16 2 (0.19%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 813 (76.63%) Developer
2 130 (12.25%) Senior Developer
2 130 (12.25%) Front-End Developer
3 103 (9.71%) Java Developer
4 101 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 89 (8.39%) Web Developer
6 88 (8.29%) C# Developer
7 79 (7.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 48 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (4.15%) Architect
10 36 (3.39%) Analyst
10 36 (3.39%) Designer
11 35 (3.30%) Full Stack Developer
12 34 (3.20%) Senior C# Developer
13 31 (2.92%) CRM Developer
14 30 (2.83%) PHP Developer
15 29 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 28 (2.64%) Senior .NET Developer
17 24 (2.26%) SharePoint Developer
17 24 (2.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 759 (71.54%) HTML
2 586 (55.23%) CSS
3 410 (38.64%) HTML5
4 354 (33.36%) jQuery
5 328 (30.91%) AngularJS
6 320 (30.16%) .NET
7 225 (21.21%) CSS3
8 175 (16.49%) ASP.NET
9 151 (14.23%) Web Services
10 142 (13.38%) XML
11 128 (12.06%) Ajax
12 104 (9.80%) Backbone.js
13 101 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 96 (9.05%) REST
15 93 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 90 (8.48%) RESTful
16 90 (8.48%) Spring
17 89 (8.39%) JSON
18 83 (7.82%) .NET Framework
19 72 (6.79%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 129 (12.16%) User Experience
2 72 (6.79%) Mobile App
3 46 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (2.36%) Visualisation
4 25 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 19 (1.79%) Derivative
6 15 (1.41%) Algorithms
7 14 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
8 13 (1.23%) Data Structures
9 10 (0.94%) Social Media
9 10 (0.94%) W3C
10 9 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.66%) Animation
13 6 (0.57%) E-Learning
14 5 (0.47%) Equities
14 5 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (0.47%) Video on Demand
14 5 (0.47%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 95 (8.95%) Linux
2 63 (5.94%) Windows
3 48 (4.52%) UNIX
4 39 (3.68%) Android
5 36 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.85%) Solaris
8 8 (0.75%) AIX
8 8 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.19%) CentOS
12 1 (0.094%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (30.35%) TDD
3 236 (22.24%) MVC
4 161 (15.17%) BDD
5 146 (13.76%) OO
6 144 (13.57%) Scrum
7 130 (12.25%) Web Development
8 118 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
9 86 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 85 (8.01%) Responsive Web Design
11 57 (5.37%) CRM
12 49 (4.62%) Unit Testing
13 46 (4.34%) Software Engineering
14 45 (4.24%) Content Management
15 39 (3.68%) SOA
16 35 (3.30%) Kanban
16 35 (3.30%) SDLC
17 34 (3.20%) Analytics
18 33 (3.11%) Pair Programming
19 31 (2.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 307 (28.93%) C#
2 301 (28.37%) Java
3 243 (22.90%) SQL
4 124 (11.69%) PHP
5 66 (6.22%) Python
6 56 (5.28%) Ruby
7 37 (3.49%) Scala
8 35 (3.30%) T-SQL
9 29 (2.73%) C++
10 23 (2.17%) Perl
10 23 (2.17%) Objective-C
11 19 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.41%) PHP5
13 13 (1.23%) C
14 12 (1.13%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.13%) VBA
14 12 (1.13%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.04%) Apex Code
16 10 (0.94%) PowerShell
16 10 (0.94%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 49 (4.62%) Degree
2 21 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 8 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.57%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.38%) ISEB
7 3 (0.28%) MCSD
7 3 (0.28%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.19%) MCSE
9 1 (0.094%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.094%) CISSP
9 1 (0.094%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.094%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.094%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.094%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.05%) QA
2 6 (0.57%) SLA
3 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.094%) WCAG
4 1 (0.094%) WAI
4 1 (0.094%) HL7
4 1 (0.094%) DICOM
4 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 9 (0.85%) KVM
3 8 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.57%) Xen
4 6 (0.57%) NFS
4 6 (0.57%) SRDF
4 6 (0.57%) Docker
5 5 (0.47%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.38%) Varnish
7 3 (0.28%) vSphere
8 1 (0.094%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (1.70%) Puppet
2 7 (0.66%) Vagrant
3 6 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.19%) Ansible
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.19%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.19%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.094%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.094%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.094%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.094%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.094%) OpenView
5 1 (0.094%) logstash
5 1 (0.094%) Nagios
5 1 (0.094%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.094%) StatsD
Vendors
1 118 (11.12%) Microsoft
2 92 (8.67%) Oracle
3 36 (3.39%) Adobe
4 30 (2.83%) Google
5 26 (2.45%) IBM
6 20 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.79%) Sitecore
8 18 (1.70%) Zend
9 15 (1.41%) Sybase
10 13 (1.23%) VMware
11 12 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.13%) HP
11 12 (1.13%) EMC
12 9 (0.85%) Cisco
12 9 (0.85%) TIBCO
12 9 (0.85%) Twitter
13 8 (0.75%) Coverity
13 8 (0.75%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.75%) DataSynapse
14 7 (0.66%) Ektron
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Senitor Associates
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Hydrogen Group
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Eames Consulting
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Mortimer Spinks
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Hays Finance Technology
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Mortimer Spinks
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Senitor Associates
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