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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 536 544 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.07% 7.50% 5.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.32% 17.19% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 436 345
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +125.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +16.66%
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 3165 2999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.56% 43.63% 38.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1977 2457 2313
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.26 £17.39 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £143.00 £52.75 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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.

1 769 (75.10%) HTML
2 635 (62.01%) CSS
3 404 (39.45%) HTML5
4 391 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
5 387 (37.79%) jQuery
6 292 (28.52%) .NET
7 286 (27.93%) Java
8 270 (26.37%) C#
9 253 (24.71%) CSS3
10 234 (22.85%) AngularJS
11 230 (22.46%) MVC
12 226 (22.07%) TDD
13 201 (19.63%) ASP.NET
14 190 (18.55%) SQL
15 167 (16.31%) XML
16 157 (15.33%) SQL Server
17 156 (15.23%) Finance
18 151 (14.75%) OO
19 148 (14.45%) Web Services
20 145 (14.16%) Ajax
21 139 (13.57%) PHP
21 139 (13.57%) E-Commerce
22 134 (13.09%) Scrum
23 123 (12.01%) BDD
24 118 (11.52%) Banking
25 113 (11.04%) Web Development
26 110 (10.74%) Backbone.js
27 108 (10.55%) User Experience
28 104 (10.16%) Linux
29 102 (9.96%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 92 (8.98%) Node.js
2 78 (7.62%) CMS
3 62 (6.05%) SharePoint
4 38 (3.71%) IIS
5 34 (3.32%) Apache
6 32 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 29 (2.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 27 (2.64%) Umbraco
9 24 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (2.25%) Drupal
10 23 (2.25%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.46%) WebSphere
12 14 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
13 12 (1.17%) WordPress
14 10 (0.98%) nginx
14 10 (0.98%) WebLogic
14 10 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.68%) Liferay
16 6 (0.59%) DNN
16 6 (0.59%) Joomla!
Applications
1 40 (3.91%) Photoshop
2 33 (3.22%) MS Excel
3 19 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.59%) MS Office
6 4 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.39%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.29%) InDesign
8 1 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.098%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.098%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.098%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.098%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.098%) MS Project
8 1 (0.098%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.76%) Magento
3 4 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.20%) RMDS
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.098%) AWD
6 1 (0.098%) Cordys
6 1 (0.098%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.098%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (1.07%) GitHub
2 9 (0.88%) Force.com
3 6 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.59%) Office 365
4 5 (0.49%) SaaS
5 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.29%) Heroku
7 2 (0.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.098%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.098%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.098%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.81%) HTTP
2 33 (3.22%) Internet
3 14 (1.37%) Intranet
4 9 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.78%) SSL
6 7 (0.68%) LDAP
7 4 (0.39%) SAN
7 4 (0.39%) AMQP
7 4 (0.39%) SSH
8 3 (0.29%) FTP
8 3 (0.29%) Firewall
8 3 (0.29%) VoIP
9 2 (0.20%) WAN
9 2 (0.20%) LAN
9 2 (0.20%) VPN
9 2 (0.20%) SNMP
9 2 (0.20%) Extranet
9 2 (0.20%) X.509
9 2 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 92 (8.98%) MySQL
3 55 (5.37%) Relational Database
4 46 (4.49%) MongoDB
5 38 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (2.83%) NoSQL
9 18 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.46%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (1.37%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.17%) Big Data
13 11 (1.07%) Oracle Database
14 10 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.88%) CouchDB
16 7 (0.68%) RavenDB
16 7 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 102 (9.96%) Git (software)
2 81 (7.91%) Subversion
3 58 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 40 (3.91%) Jasmine
5 36 (3.52%) Maven
6 32 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 32 (3.13%) Grunt
7 31 (3.03%) WebDriver
8 27 (2.64%) JIRA
9 26 (2.54%) Selenium
10 25 (2.44%) TeamCity
10 25 (2.44%) Jenkins
11 24 (2.34%) NUnit
12 23 (2.25%) JUnit
13 21 (2.05%) Eclipse
14 19 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (1.76%) Bower
16 14 (1.37%) Mercurial
16 14 (1.37%) Xcode
17 11 (1.07%) Mockito
General
1 156 (15.23%) Finance
2 118 (11.52%) Banking
3 54 (5.27%) Investment Banking
4 38 (3.71%) Marketing
5 35 (3.42%) Retail
6 22 (2.15%) Front Office
7 19 (1.86%) Games
8 15 (1.46%) Advertising
9 14 (1.37%) Publishing
10 13 (1.27%) Legal
11 12 (1.17%) Back Office
12 7 (0.68%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.68%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.49%) Law
14 3 (0.29%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.098%) Billing
15 1 (0.098%) Local Government
15 1 (0.098%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.098%) Automotive
15 1 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 855 (83.50%) Developer
2 189 (18.46%) Front-End Developer
3 112 (10.94%) Java Developer
4 108 (10.55%) Web Developer
5 101 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 91 (8.89%) .NET Developer
7 61 (5.96%) JavaScript Developer
8 55 (5.37%) C# Developer
9 42 (4.10%) UI Developer
10 39 (3.81%) PHP Developer
11 37 (3.61%) SharePoint Developer
12 34 (3.32%) UI Programmer
13 29 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
14 28 (2.73%) ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (2.64%) Designer
16 22 (2.15%) Analyst
17 19 (1.86%) Architect
18 18 (1.76%) Consultant
19 17 (1.66%) Front-End Web Developer
20 16 (1.56%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 769 (75.10%) HTML
2 635 (62.01%) CSS
3 404 (39.45%) HTML5
4 387 (37.79%) jQuery
5 292 (28.52%) .NET
6 253 (24.71%) CSS3
7 234 (22.85%) AngularJS
8 201 (19.63%) ASP.NET
9 167 (16.31%) XML
10 148 (14.45%) Web Services
11 145 (14.16%) Ajax
12 110 (10.74%) Backbone.js
13 90 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 88 (8.59%) RESTful
15 87 (8.50%) JSON
16 81 (7.91%) .NET Framework
16 81 (7.91%) Spring
17 79 (7.71%) KnockoutJS
17 79 (7.71%) REST
18 59 (5.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 108 (10.55%) User Experience
2 51 (4.98%) Mobile App
3 37 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.22%) Open Source
6 32 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (2.25%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.27%) W3C
9 10 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.88%) RIA
10 9 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.78%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.59%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.59%) Social Media
12 6 (0.59%) Social Network
12 6 (0.59%) iPhone
12 6 (0.59%) Online Banking
12 6 (0.59%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (0.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 104 (10.16%) Linux
2 74 (7.23%) UNIX
3 66 (6.45%) Windows
4 51 (4.98%) Android
5 45 (4.39%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.34%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.78%) Solaris
8 5 (0.49%) AIX
8 5 (0.49%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.29%) VMS
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.20%) CentOS
11 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.098%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.098%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (22.46%) MVC
3 226 (22.07%) TDD
4 151 (14.75%) OO
5 139 (13.57%) E-Commerce
6 134 (13.09%) Scrum
7 123 (12.01%) BDD
8 113 (11.04%) Web Development
9 99 (9.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 75 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (5.96%) Web Design
12 48 (4.69%) Unit Testing
13 39 (3.81%) Content Management
13 39 (3.81%) CRM
14 37 (3.61%) Workflow
15 35 (3.42%) SOA
16 29 (2.83%) Software Engineering
17 27 (2.64%) Kanban
18 25 (2.44%) Pair Programming
18 25 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 286 (27.93%) Java
2 270 (26.37%) C#
3 190 (18.55%) SQL
4 139 (13.57%) PHP
5 53 (5.18%) Python
6 46 (4.49%) Ruby
7 45 (4.39%) T-SQL
8 36 (3.52%) Scala
9 32 (3.13%) C++
10 25 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 25 (2.44%) Objective-C
11 21 (2.05%) PHP5
12 19 (1.86%) C
13 18 (1.76%) Perl
14 15 (1.46%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.37%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.17%) ActionScript
16 12 (1.17%) Groovy
17 10 (0.98%) VB
17 10 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (6.15%) Degree
2 25 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.46%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.78%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.20%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.20%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.098%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.098%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.098%) MCITP
9 1 (0.098%) GISP
9 1 (0.098%) MCSD
9 1 (0.098%) ISEB
9 1 (0.098%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) HL7
2 2 (0.20%) GPG13
2 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.20%) WCAG
3 1 (0.098%) WAI
3 1 (0.098%) SLA
3 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.29%) Varnish
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.20%) NFS
3 2 (0.20%) SRDF
3 2 (0.20%) Docker
3 2 (0.20%) HDFS
4 1 (0.098%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.098%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.098%) Squid
4 1 (0.098%) Xen
4 1 (0.098%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.098%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.098%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (1.27%) Puppet
1 13 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.78%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.29%) Oozie
5 2 (0.20%) OpenSSO
5 2 (0.20%) Control-M
5 2 (0.20%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (0.20%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.20%) SCOM
5 2 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.098%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.098%) StatsD
6 1 (0.098%) WMI
6 1 (0.098%) Nagios
6 1 (0.098%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 77 (7.52%) Oracle
2 74 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 40 (3.91%) Adobe
4 38 (3.71%) Zend
5 32 (3.13%) Sitecore
6 21 (2.05%) Google
7 20 (1.95%) EPiServer
7 20 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.66%) JBoss
9 13 (1.27%) RedDot
10 12 (1.17%) Ektron
11 9 (0.88%) IBM
11 9 (0.88%) Sybase
12 6 (0.59%) HP
12 6 (0.59%) Splunk
12 6 (0.59%) Twitter
12 6 (0.59%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.49%) Rackspace
13 5 (0.49%) hybris
13 5 (0.49%) Telerik
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