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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.27% 10.58% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.18% 33.33% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 4
Average daily rate £393 £250 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.00% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £220 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £325 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
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
91 66 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 34.21% 31.73% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 32 35
Average daily rate £400 £305 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -26.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £221 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £370 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 8
Average hourly rate £43.00 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -24.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £28.40 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.10 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 18 £400 +31.14% 25
Weymouth - 2 £385 -
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
3 20 (68.97%) jQuery
4 17 (58.62%) C#
5 15 (51.72%) .NET
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
7 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
9 8 (27.59%) CSS3
9 8 (27.59%) HTML5
10 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
10 7 (24.14%) Front End Development
11 6 (20.69%) RequireJS
11 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
11 6 (20.69%) Web Development
11 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
11 6 (20.69%) CMS
12 5 (17.24%) Workflow
12 5 (17.24%) MVC
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
12 5 (17.24%) PHP
12 5 (17.24%) OO
12 5 (17.24%) OOD
12 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
12 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
12 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
12 5 (17.24%) Lucene
12 5 (17.24%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
12 5 (17.24%) Kibana

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (20.69%) CMS
2 5 (17.24%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.90%) WordPress
5 1 (3.45%) Drupal
5 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) GitHub
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Angular Developer
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (10.34%) HTML Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Lucene Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
3 20 (68.97%) jQuery
4 15 (51.72%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
6 8 (27.59%) CSS3
6 8 (27.59%) HTML5
7 6 (20.69%) RequireJS
8 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
8 5 (17.24%) Lucene
8 5 (17.24%) RESTful
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.34%) Symfony
10 2 (6.90%) Sass
11 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
11 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
11 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
11 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (3.45%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.79%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Front End Development
3 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Web Development
4 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
4 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) OOD
4 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.24%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.45%) Open Source
6 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
3 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.79%) Apex Code
4 4 (13.79%) C
5 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Kibana
2 4 (13.79%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) EPiServer
1 4 (13.79%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Rally
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago