The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West / Dorset
Rank 3 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 28 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 27.72% 5.80% 11.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 19.05% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 22
Median daily rate £338 £375 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +46.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £249 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +28.31%

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
56 63 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 55.45% 30.43% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 47
Median daily rate £338 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £219 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +1 9 £325 +54.76% 8
Bournemouth +10 8 £396 -8.11% 10
Dorchester - 2 £494 -
Sturminster Newton - 1 - -
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 33 (78.57%) HTML
2 29 (69.05%) CSS
3 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (35.71%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
5 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
6 12 (28.57%) JSON
7 11 (26.19%) Spring
7 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
7 11 (26.19%) Front End Development
7 11 (26.19%) HTML5
7 11 (26.19%) REST
8 10 (23.81%) jQuery
8 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
9 9 (21.43%) .NET
10 8 (19.05%) JSP
10 8 (19.05%) Servlets
10 8 (19.05%) Struts
10 8 (19.05%) Sass
11 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.29%) C#
12 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (14.29%) CSS3
13 5 (11.90%) SDLC
13 5 (11.90%) XML
13 5 (11.90%) Ajax
13 5 (11.90%) Scrum
13 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) CMS
1 1 (2.38%) Kentico
1 1 (2.38%) nginx
1 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) InDesign
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (7.14%) Gradle
2 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Grunt
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Angular Developer
6 4 (9.52%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Magento Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) HTML
2 29 (69.05%) CSS
3 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
4 12 (28.57%) JSON
5 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
5 11 (26.19%) HTML5
5 11 (26.19%) REST
5 11 (26.19%) Spring
6 10 (23.81%) jQuery
7 9 (21.43%) .NET
8 8 (19.05%) JSP
8 8 (19.05%) Sass
8 8 (19.05%) Servlets
8 8 (19.05%) Struts
9 6 (14.29%) CSS3
10 5 (11.90%) Ajax
10 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
10 5 (11.90%) XML
11 4 (9.52%) Grails
11 4 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.14%) Graphic Design
2 3 (7.14%) iPhone
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Front End Development
3 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
4 5 (11.90%) SDLC
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) MVC
5 4 (9.52%) Open Source
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (7.14%) OOD
6 3 (7.14%) Release Management
7 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.76%) Content Management
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Web Design
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (2.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Java
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) PHP
4 3 (7.14%) Groovy
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) ES6
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
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