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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 13 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 509 511 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.01% 7.48% 7.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.25% 17.60% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 385 333
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 11
Average hourly rate - £23.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -
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
2514 2904 2492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.50% 42.52% 40.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2062 2250 1929
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 38
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £19.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £75.03 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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.

1 803 (77.06%) HTML
2 625 (59.98%) CSS
3 427 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
4 418 (40.12%) HTML5
5 367 (35.22%) jQuery
6 276 (26.49%) Java
7 266 (25.53%) .NET
8 264 (25.34%) AngularJS
9 257 (24.66%) C#
10 240 (23.03%) TDD
11 239 (22.94%) CSS3
12 238 (22.84%) MVC
13 194 (18.62%) SQL
14 166 (15.93%) ASP.NET
15 156 (14.97%) Web Services
16 153 (14.68%) PHP
17 147 (14.11%) OO
17 147 (14.11%) Finance
18 145 (13.92%) XML
19 139 (13.34%) SQL Server
20 130 (12.48%) Scrum
21 123 (11.80%) E-Commerce
21 123 (11.80%) User Experience
22 121 (11.61%) Backbone.js
23 120 (11.52%) Banking
24 119 (11.42%) Node.js
25 118 (11.32%) Web Development
26 114 (10.94%) BDD
27 111 (10.65%) Ajax
28 110 (10.56%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 119 (11.42%) Node.js
2 75 (7.20%) CMS
3 55 (5.28%) SharePoint
4 33 (3.17%) Apache
5 32 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 28 (2.69%) Drupal
7 26 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 26 (2.50%) IIS
8 24 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 22 (2.11%) WordPress
10 20 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (1.54%) JBoss
11 16 (1.54%) Umbraco
11 16 (1.54%) Adobe CQ
12 14 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.86%) nginx
14 7 (0.67%) Joomla!
15 6 (0.58%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.58%) Kentico
16 5 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.98%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.77%) MS Office
4 8 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.48%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.29%) InDesign
7 1 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.096%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.096%) MS Project
7 1 (0.096%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.096%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.096%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 26 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.54%) Magento
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.29%) Tridion
4 3 (0.29%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.19%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.096%) Cordys
6 1 (0.096%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.096%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.096%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.096%) RMDS
6 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.67%) GitHub
3 6 (0.58%) Office 365
3 6 (0.58%) Force.com
4 5 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.29%) Heroku
6 3 (0.29%) SaaS
7 2 (0.19%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.096%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.096%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.88%) Internet
2 26 (2.50%) HTTP
3 16 (1.54%) Intranet
4 7 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.58%) SSL
6 4 (0.38%) LDAP
7 3 (0.29%) SAN
8 2 (0.19%) FTP
8 2 (0.19%) VPN
8 2 (0.19%) DVB
8 2 (0.19%) AMQP
9 1 (0.096%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.096%) NAS
9 1 (0.096%) FCoE
9 1 (0.096%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.096%) Multicast
9 1 (0.096%) Extranet
9 1 (0.096%) SNMP
9 1 (0.096%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.096%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (13.34%) SQL Server
2 91 (8.73%) MySQL
3 55 (5.28%) Relational Database
4 34 (3.26%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 18 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (1.73%) NoSQL
9 17 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (1.54%) DB2
10 16 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (1.34%) Big Data
12 11 (1.06%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.67%) MS Access
16 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 110 (10.56%) Git (software)
2 66 (6.33%) Subversion
3 51 (4.89%) Jasmine
4 47 (4.51%) Grunt
5 46 (4.41%) Maven
6 44 (4.22%) Visual Studio
7 42 (4.03%) Selenium
8 36 (3.45%) WebDriver
9 34 (3.26%) Cucumber
9 34 (3.26%) Jenkins
10 30 (2.88%) JIRA
11 28 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 25 (2.40%) JUnit
13 23 (2.21%) TeamCity
14 22 (2.11%) Bower
15 20 (1.92%) NUnit
16 18 (1.73%) Ant
17 13 (1.25%) Axure RP
17 13 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
17 13 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 147 (14.11%) Finance
2 120 (11.52%) Banking
3 61 (5.85%) Investment Banking
4 34 (3.26%) Retail
5 29 (2.78%) Games
6 28 (2.69%) Marketing
7 25 (2.40%) Front Office
8 21 (2.02%) Advertising
9 15 (1.44%) Publishing
10 12 (1.15%) Legal
11 10 (0.96%) Back Office
12 9 (0.86%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.48%) Billing
14 4 (0.38%) Law
15 3 (0.29%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.096%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.096%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.096%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.096%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 853 (81.86%) Developer
2 198 (19.00%) Front-End Developer
3 138 (13.24%) Senior Developer
4 113 (10.84%) Java Developer
5 94 (9.02%) Web Developer
6 78 (7.49%) .NET Developer
7 68 (6.53%) JavaScript Developer
8 54 (5.18%) C# Developer
9 50 (4.80%) PHP Developer
10 38 (3.65%) UI Developer
11 34 (3.26%) UI Programmer
12 32 (3.07%) Designer
13 30 (2.88%) SharePoint Developer
14 27 (2.59%) C# .NET Developer
14 27 (2.59%) Senior Web Developer
15 23 (2.21%) Senior Java Developer
16 22 (2.11%) ASP.NET Developer
16 22 (2.11%) Architect
17 21 (2.02%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 18 (1.73%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 803 (77.06%) HTML
2 625 (59.98%) CSS
3 418 (40.12%) HTML5
4 367 (35.22%) jQuery
5 266 (25.53%) .NET
6 264 (25.34%) AngularJS
7 239 (22.94%) CSS3
8 166 (15.93%) ASP.NET
9 156 (14.97%) Web Services
10 145 (13.92%) XML
11 121 (11.61%) Backbone.js
12 111 (10.65%) Ajax
13 88 (8.45%) JSON
14 84 (8.06%) Spring
15 83 (7.97%) RESTful
16 79 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
17 76 (7.29%) REST
18 75 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 69 (6.62%) .NET Framework
20 67 (6.43%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 123 (11.80%) User Experience
2 43 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 35 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 27 (2.59%) Open Source
6 24 (2.30%) Visualisation
7 17 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (1.54%) Derivative
9 13 (1.25%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.25%) W3C
10 11 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.06%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (0.96%) Social Media
12 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.86%) Streaming Video
13 7 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (0.67%) Video on Demand
13 7 (0.67%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 92 (8.83%) Linux
2 52 (4.99%) UNIX
3 50 (4.80%) Windows
4 40 (3.84%) Android
5 37 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.15%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.86%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.67%) CentOS
9 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.48%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.38%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.38%) AIX
11 4 (0.38%) VMS
12 2 (0.19%) Debian
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.096%) webOS
13 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.096%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (23.03%) TDD
3 238 (22.84%) MVC
4 147 (14.11%) OO
5 130 (12.48%) Scrum
6 123 (11.80%) E-Commerce
7 118 (11.32%) Web Development
8 114 (10.94%) BDD
9 107 (10.27%) Responsive Web Design
10 77 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (5.18%) Web Design
12 52 (4.99%) Unit Testing
13 48 (4.61%) CRM
14 41 (3.93%) SOA
15 36 (3.45%) Workflow
16 32 (3.07%) Kanban
17 31 (2.98%) Software Engineering
18 28 (2.69%) OOP
18 28 (2.69%) Content Management
18 28 (2.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 276 (26.49%) Java
2 257 (24.66%) C#
3 194 (18.62%) SQL
4 153 (14.68%) PHP
5 45 (4.32%) Python
6 41 (3.93%) Scala
7 39 (3.74%) Ruby
8 26 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 25 (2.40%) T-SQL
10 21 (2.02%) PHP5
11 20 (1.92%) Objective-C
12 19 (1.82%) C++
13 18 (1.73%) Perl
14 13 (1.25%) ActionScript
14 13 (1.25%) VBA
15 12 (1.15%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.06%) VBScript
16 11 (1.06%) C
17 10 (0.96%) VB
17 10 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (6.91%) Degree
2 22 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.29%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.19%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.096%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.096%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.096%) ISEB
9 1 (0.096%) MBA
9 1 (0.096%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.50%) QA
2 3 (0.29%) HL7
3 2 (0.19%) WCAG
3 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.19%) GPG13
4 1 (0.096%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.096%) SLA
4 1 (0.096%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.29%) Varnish
3 2 (0.19%) Docker
3 2 (0.19%) HDFS
4 1 (0.096%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.096%) SRDF
4 1 (0.096%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.096%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.096%) KVM
4 1 (0.096%) NFS
4 1 (0.096%) Squid
4 1 (0.096%) Xen
4 1 (0.096%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (1.63%) Puppet
2 13 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.96%) Vagrant
4 9 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.38%) Ansible
6 2 (0.19%) Oozie
6 2 (0.19%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.19%) SCOM
7 1 (0.096%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.096%) Graphite
7 1 (0.096%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.096%) StatsD
7 1 (0.096%) WMI
Vendors
1 85 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 74 (7.10%) Oracle
3 35 (3.36%) Zend
4 28 (2.69%) Adobe
4 28 (2.69%) Google
5 26 (2.50%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.34%) EPiServer
8 11 (1.06%) ServiceNow
9 10 (0.96%) RedDot
9 10 (0.96%) Sybase
9 10 (0.96%) Twitter
10 9 (0.86%) Ektron
11 8 (0.77%) Business Objects
11 8 (0.77%) HP
11 8 (0.77%) Tableau
12 7 (0.67%) Telerik
13 6 (0.58%) IBM
14 5 (0.48%) hybris
14 5 (0.48%) SaltStack
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