The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 16 12 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 16 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.37% 8.99% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.24% 24.64% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £13.76 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -63.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
JavaScript
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 69 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.83% 36.51% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 32 37
Average daily rate £393 £380 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.28% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
Average hourly rate £16.72 £16.11 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -41.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +4 10 £350 -3.44% 12
Poole +4 3 £308 - 4
Dorchester - - - -
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 26 (68.42%) HTML
2 24 (63.16%) CSS
3 21 (55.26%) .NET
4 17 (44.74%) C#
4 17 (44.74%) jQuery
5 13 (34.21%) HTML5
6 12 (31.58%) MVC
7 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (26.32%) PHP
8 9 (23.68%) SQL
8 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
8 9 (23.68%) RDBMS
8 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
8 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
9 8 (21.05%) BDD
9 8 (21.05%) TDD
10 7 (18.42%) Ajax
10 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
10 7 (18.42%) MySQL
10 7 (18.42%) CSS3
11 6 (15.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
11 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
11 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
11 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 6 (15.79%) Code Coverage
11 6 (15.79%) Refactoring
11 6 (15.79%) Wiki

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (15.79%) CMS
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.63%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) SSH
2 1 (2.63%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) RDBMS
1 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Ingres
6 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.63%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.26%) NUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.68%) PHP Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Architect
7 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) HTML
2 24 (63.16%) CSS
3 21 (55.26%) .NET
4 17 (44.74%) jQuery
5 13 (34.21%) HTML5
6 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
7 7 (18.42%) Ajax
7 7 (18.42%) CSS3
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (13.16%) JSON
9 5 (13.16%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.89%) Web Services
10 3 (7.89%) CakePHP
10 3 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (5.26%) REST
11 2 (5.26%) Spring
11 2 (5.26%) SOAP
11 2 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Wiki
1 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) VMS
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) MVC
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) TDD
3 8 (21.05%) BDD
4 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (15.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 6 (15.79%) Refactoring
4 6 (15.79%) Code Coverage
5 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Workflow
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.89%) System Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Content Management
8 2 (5.26%) OOP
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) PHP
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.53%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) PHP5
7 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.26%) Perl
7 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.63%) Korn
8 1 (2.63%) Groovy
8 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) NFS
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) CA
2 3 (7.89%) EPiServer
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
3 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Telerik
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe