The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 21 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 203 295 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.80% 10.24% 8.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.66% 26.99% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 156 112
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +24.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
JavaScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
896 1093 880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.45% 37.93% 38.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 595 492
Average daily rate £375 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 74 63
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +0.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £28.00 £27.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -5 72 £300 -7.69% 50
Hertfordshire -3 65 £356 -5.00% 49
Essex 0 39 £400 +14.28% 23
Bedfordshire -8 16 £300 -20.00% 12
Suffolk -5 8 £375 - 13
Norfolk -8 5 £300 - 9
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 335 (82.51%) HTML
2 293 (72.17%) CSS
3 150 (36.95%) SQL
4 145 (35.71%) jQuery
5 137 (33.74%) HTML5
6 136 (33.50%) .NET
7 133 (32.76%) Java
8 131 (32.27%) MVC
8 131 (32.27%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (29.06%) C#
10 105 (25.86%) XML
11 83 (20.44%) TDD
11 83 (20.44%) CSS3
12 82 (20.20%) ASP.NET
13 76 (18.72%) Oracle
14 75 (18.47%) Web Services
15 71 (17.49%) OO
16 69 (17.00%) AngularJS
17 66 (16.26%) Linux
18 62 (15.27%) UNIX
19 61 (15.02%) SQL Server
20 59 (14.53%) Git (software)
21 58 (14.29%) Ajax
21 58 (14.29%) Windows
22 54 (13.30%) XHTML
22 54 (13.30%) PHP
23 53 (13.05%) CMS
23 53 (13.05%) Web Development
24 52 (12.81%) .NET Framework
25 51 (12.56%) E-Commerce

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 53 (13.05%) CMS
2 34 (8.37%) WebSphere
3 27 (6.65%) JBoss
4 23 (5.67%) WebLogic
5 19 (4.68%) Apache
6 18 (4.43%) Umbraco
7 13 (3.20%) SharePoint
7 13 (3.20%) Node.js
8 11 (2.71%) Tomcat
9 10 (2.46%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (2.22%) MQSeries
10 9 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.97%) nginx
12 7 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.72%) IIS
12 7 (1.72%) WordPress
13 4 (0.99%) Drupal
13 4 (0.99%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 28 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.97%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.48%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (1.23%) Fireworks
5 5 (1.23%) MS Office
6 4 (0.99%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.25%) Maya
7 1 (0.25%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.25%) InDesign
7 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 12 (2.96%) SiteCatalyst
2 8 (1.97%) Tridion
3 7 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.74%) Magento
4 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.49%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.25%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.97%) SaaS
3 4 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.99%) Office 365
4 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.49%) PaaS
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) GitHub
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.16%) HTTP
2 19 (4.68%) LDAP
3 8 (1.97%) FTP
3 8 (1.97%) Internet
4 5 (1.23%) Wireless
4 5 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.23%) VPN
4 5 (1.23%) SSL
5 3 (0.74%) Firewall
5 3 (0.74%) Intranet
5 3 (0.74%) Telnet
5 3 (0.74%) DHCP
5 3 (0.74%) Broadband
5 3 (0.74%) NAS
6 2 (0.49%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.49%) DNS
6 2 (0.49%) SSH
6 2 (0.49%) DVB
7 1 (0.25%) WEP
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 50 (12.32%) Relational Database
3 49 (12.07%) MySQL
4 24 (5.91%) Oracle Database
5 23 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (3.45%) MariaDB
7 12 (2.96%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.97%) Neo4j
10 8 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.48%) DB2
11 6 (1.48%) DTS
12 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.74%) DbVisualizer
15 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 59 (14.53%) Git (software)
2 38 (9.36%) Ant
3 32 (7.88%) Eclipse
4 27 (6.65%) Subversion
5 26 (6.40%) Selenium
5 26 (6.40%) Visual Studio
6 20 (4.93%) JIRA
7 18 (4.43%) JUnit
8 16 (3.94%) Jasmine
8 16 (3.94%) SoapUI
9 11 (2.71%) Grunt
9 11 (2.71%) AccuRev
9 11 (2.71%) PHPUnit
10 10 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (2.22%) Mercurial
12 8 (1.97%) Mocha
13 7 (1.72%) Bower
13 7 (1.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 7 (1.72%) QUnit
General
1 44 (10.84%) Marketing
2 43 (10.59%) Finance
3 19 (4.68%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.45%) Retail
5 11 (2.71%) Banking
6 6 (1.48%) Advertising
7 4 (0.99%) Legal
7 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Military
9 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 337 (83.00%) Developer
2 75 (18.47%) .NET Developer
3 68 (16.75%) Java Developer
4 61 (15.02%) C# Developer
5 49 (12.07%) Web Developer
6 46 (11.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (9.11%) Front-End Developer
8 30 (7.39%) PHP Developer
9 24 (5.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (5.91%) Senior Developer
10 18 (4.43%) Software Engineer
10 18 (4.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 17 (4.19%) Designer
12 16 (3.94%) UI Programmer
12 16 (3.94%) UI Developer
13 13 (3.20%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (2.96%) Software Developer
15 10 (2.46%) PHP Web Developer
15 10 (2.46%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (82.51%) HTML
2 293 (72.17%) CSS
3 145 (35.71%) jQuery
4 137 (33.74%) HTML5
5 136 (33.50%) .NET
6 105 (25.86%) XML
7 83 (20.44%) CSS3
8 82 (20.20%) ASP.NET
9 75 (18.47%) Web Services
10 69 (17.00%) AngularJS
11 58 (14.29%) Ajax
12 54 (13.30%) XHTML
13 52 (12.81%) .NET Framework
14 49 (12.07%) J2EE
15 40 (9.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 37 (9.11%) JSON
16 37 (9.11%) REST
16 37 (9.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (8.62%) SOAP
18 30 (7.39%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.84%) User Experience
2 32 (7.88%) Mobile App
3 20 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.19%) Visualisation
5 16 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.46%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.97%) Graphic Design
7 8 (1.97%) W3C
8 4 (0.99%) iPhone
8 4 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.99%) iPad
8 4 (0.99%) NHS
8 4 (0.99%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.99%) STB
9 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.74%) LIMS
9 3 (0.74%) EMV
9 3 (0.74%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.74%) Open Source
9 3 (0.74%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 66 (16.26%) Linux
2 62 (15.27%) UNIX
3 58 (14.29%) Windows
4 23 (5.67%) Solaris
5 14 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 13 (3.20%) Android
7 12 (2.96%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.99%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.74%) Debian
10 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.49%) CentOS
10 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.49%) ThreadX
11 1 (0.25%) AIX
11 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (32.27%) MVC
1 131 (32.27%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (20.44%) TDD
3 71 (17.49%) OO
4 53 (13.05%) Web Development
5 51 (12.56%) E-Commerce
6 49 (12.07%) Scrum
6 49 (12.07%) Content Management
7 48 (11.82%) Unit Testing
8 36 (8.87%) Responsive Web Design
9 33 (8.13%) OOP
9 33 (8.13%) Web Design
10 32 (7.88%) OOD
11 28 (6.90%) SOA
12 27 (6.65%) Digital Marketing
13 25 (6.16%) Software Engineering
14 24 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (5.67%) Validation
16 21 (5.17%) UML
16 21 (5.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 150 (36.95%) SQL
2 133 (32.76%) Java
3 118 (29.06%) C#
4 54 (13.30%) PHP
5 24 (5.91%) Python
6 23 (5.67%) PL/SQL
7 20 (4.93%) Ruby
8 15 (3.69%) VB.NET
8 15 (3.69%) PHP5
9 13 (3.20%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.71%) T-SQL
10 11 (2.71%) VBScript
10 11 (2.71%) C++
11 8 (1.97%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.72%) Perl
13 5 (1.23%) C
14 4 (0.99%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.74%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.74%) Dart
Qualifications
1 25 (6.16%) Degree
2 12 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.71%) Sun Certification
4 8 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.19%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.74%) Firmware
2 1 (0.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) OpenAM
1 3 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 76 (18.72%) Oracle
2 29 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.16%) IBM
4 23 (5.67%) Adobe
5 22 (5.42%) Google
6 13 (3.20%) EPiServer
7 12 (2.96%) FatWire
8 11 (2.71%) Sun
8 11 (2.71%) Twitter
9 9 (2.22%) Talend
10 5 (1.23%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.99%) HP
11 4 (0.99%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.74%) ATG
12 3 (0.74%) Facebook
12 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.74%) Zend
13 2 (0.49%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.49%) Temenos
13 2 (0.49%) Remedy
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