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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 312 292 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.97% 9.23% 8.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.94% 22.58% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 161 113
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 6
Average hourly rate £37.06 £33.73 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.88% -19.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £26.75 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £44.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
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
1203 1293 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.45% 40.85% 38.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 808 476
Average daily rate £360 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 51 69
Average hourly rate £39.00 £34.75 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.23% +0.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £9.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £57.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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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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 +11 109 £360 +10.76% 77
Hertfordshire +3 98 £369 -1.66% 51
Essex -2 56 £275 -13.72% 20
Norfolk 0 23 £300 +19.76% 2
Bedfordshire -3 20 £358 +6.07% 10
Suffolk +13 16 £363 +20.33% 7
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 393 (72.78%) HTML
2 313 (57.96%) CSS
3 195 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 186 (34.44%) Java
5 168 (31.11%) jQuery
6 154 (28.52%) SQL
7 148 (27.41%) HTML5
8 147 (27.22%) .NET
9 127 (23.52%) XML
10 118 (21.85%) MVC
11 116 (21.48%) C#
12 97 (17.96%) E-Commerce
13 96 (17.78%) CSS3
14 94 (17.41%) Web Services
15 92 (17.04%) TDD
16 88 (16.30%) Git (software)
17 81 (15.00%) JSP
18 80 (14.81%) Ajax
19 78 (14.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 76 (14.07%) OO
20 76 (14.07%) J2EE
21 74 (13.70%) SQL Server
22 73 (13.52%) Linux
22 73 (13.52%) XHTML
23 72 (13.33%) ASP.NET
24 70 (12.96%) MySQL
25 69 (12.78%) User Experience
26 64 (11.85%) PHP
27 61 (11.30%) AngularJS
28 60 (11.11%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 60 (11.11%) CMS
2 57 (10.56%) WebSphere
3 44 (8.15%) Node.js
4 21 (3.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 19 (3.52%) Drupal
6 18 (3.33%) JBoss
7 14 (2.59%) Apache
7 14 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (2.41%) MQSeries
9 11 (2.04%) SharePoint
9 11 (2.04%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.67%) WordPress
11 8 (1.48%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.48%) IIS
12 7 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
12 7 (1.30%) Mule
12 7 (1.30%) WebSphere Process Server
13 6 (1.11%) GlassFish
13 6 (1.11%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (7.22%) Photoshop
2 20 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.85%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (1.48%) MS Excel
5 5 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.37%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.37%) MS Office
7 1 (0.19%) InDesign
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 20 (3.70%) Tridion
2 12 (2.22%) Magento
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Summit
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.19%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.59%) Adobe Analytics
3 9 (1.67%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.48%) SaaS
5 7 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.56%) IaaS
8 2 (0.37%) Office 365
8 2 (0.37%) GitHub
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.00%) HTTP
2 23 (4.26%) Internet
3 14 (2.59%) Firewall
4 11 (2.04%) SSL
5 8 (1.48%) LDAP
6 5 (0.93%) FTP
7 4 (0.74%) DHCP
7 4 (0.74%) Wireless
8 3 (0.56%) Telnet
8 3 (0.56%) Broadband
8 3 (0.56%) Intranet
9 2 (0.37%) DNS
9 2 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.37%) 802.11
9 2 (0.37%) WAN
9 2 (0.37%) IPv4
9 2 (0.37%) IPv6
9 2 (0.37%) NAS
9 2 (0.37%) AMQP
9 2 (0.37%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 70 (12.96%) MySQL
3 48 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.37%) DB2
5 26 (4.81%) MongoDB
6 24 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (3.89%) NoSQL
8 19 (3.52%) DbVisualizer
9 16 (2.96%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.85%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.74%) Sybase ASE
16 3 (0.56%) Oracle Discoverer
16 3 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 88 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 44 (8.15%) Subversion
3 33 (6.11%) Visual Studio
3 33 (6.11%) Grunt
4 32 (5.93%) Ant
5 29 (5.37%) Selenium
6 27 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 23 (4.26%) Jasmine
8 21 (3.89%) Maven
8 21 (3.89%) Mercurial
9 17 (3.15%) JIRA
9 17 (3.15%) JUnit
9 17 (3.15%) gulp
10 16 (2.96%) Jenkins
11 15 (2.78%) WebStorm
11 15 (2.78%) IntelliJ
12 14 (2.59%) AccuRev
13 13 (2.41%) WebDriver
13 13 (2.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 12 (2.22%) Bower
General
1 50 (9.26%) Marketing
2 47 (8.70%) Finance
3 42 (7.78%) Retail
4 11 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.11%) Publishing
6 6 (1.11%) Automotive
6 6 (1.11%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.56%) Legal
7 3 (0.56%) Banking
7 3 (0.56%) Electronics
8 2 (0.37%) Back Office
8 2 (0.37%) Local Government
9 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 440 (81.48%) Developer
2 89 (16.48%) Java Developer
3 71 (13.15%) .NET Developer
4 69 (12.78%) Front-End Developer
5 66 (12.22%) Web Developer
6 56 (10.37%) Senior Developer
7 38 (7.04%) C# Developer
8 34 (6.30%) UI Developer
8 34 (6.30%) UI Programmer
9 30 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
11 28 (5.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 26 (4.81%) PHP Developer
13 18 (3.33%) Software Engineer
14 17 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
15 15 (2.78%) Software Developer
15 15 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (2.59%) Designer
17 13 (2.41%) Automation Tester
17 13 (2.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (72.78%) HTML
2 313 (57.96%) CSS
3 168 (31.11%) jQuery
4 148 (27.41%) HTML5
5 147 (27.22%) .NET
6 127 (23.52%) XML
7 96 (17.78%) CSS3
8 94 (17.41%) Web Services
9 81 (15.00%) JSP
10 80 (14.81%) Ajax
11 78 (14.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 76 (14.07%) J2EE
13 73 (13.52%) XHTML
14 72 (13.33%) ASP.NET
15 61 (11.30%) AngularJS
16 57 (10.56%) RESTful
17 47 (8.70%) Spring
18 45 (8.33%) SOAP
18 45 (8.33%) Sass
19 43 (7.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.78%) User Experience
2 47 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (8.52%) Mobile App
4 29 (5.37%) W3C
5 15 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.59%) Web 2.0
7 13 (2.41%) Graphic Design
8 11 (2.04%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.67%) Semantic Web
10 7 (1.30%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.11%) Social Media
11 6 (1.11%) MPEG
11 6 (1.11%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.93%) Biology
12 5 (0.93%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.93%) Life Science
12 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.74%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.74%) LIMS
14 2 (0.37%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.52%) Linux
2 59 (10.93%) UNIX
3 46 (8.52%) Windows
4 30 (5.56%) Solaris
5 7 (1.30%) HPUX
6 6 (1.11%) Android
7 5 (0.93%) AIX
8 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (21.85%) MVC
3 97 (17.96%) E-Commerce
4 92 (17.04%) TDD
5 76 (14.07%) OO
6 59 (10.93%) Responsive Web Design
7 51 (9.44%) Web Development
8 46 (8.52%) Content Management
9 43 (7.96%) Scrum
10 40 (7.41%) Web Design
11 36 (6.67%) Software Engineering
12 35 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (6.11%) BDD
14 28 (5.19%) SOA
15 26 (4.81%) B2C
16 25 (4.63%) Digital Marketing
17 24 (4.44%) Automated Testing
17 24 (4.44%) UML
18 23 (4.26%) UX Design
19 22 (4.07%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 186 (34.44%) Java
2 154 (28.52%) SQL
3 116 (21.48%) C#
4 64 (11.85%) PHP
5 32 (5.93%) Python
6 21 (3.89%) Perl
7 20 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 18 (3.33%) C
9 17 (3.15%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.59%) C++
10 14 (2.59%) ECMAScript
10 14 (2.59%) TypeScript
10 14 (2.59%) Dart
11 13 (2.41%) Bash Shell
11 13 (2.41%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.67%) Ruby
12 9 (1.67%) XPath
13 7 (1.30%) Pascal
13 7 (1.30%) Delphi
14 6 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (5.19%) Degree
2 12 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.93%) VCAP
4 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.37%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.44%) QA
2 4 (0.74%) WCAG
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.67%) vCloud
2 7 (1.30%) vSphere
3 3 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.37%) Firmware
4 2 (0.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (2.04%) Puppet
2 6 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.56%) MOM
3 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.37%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.37%) Ansible
4 2 (0.37%) logstash
4 2 (0.37%) Graphite
Vendors
1 38 (7.04%) Adobe
2 37 (6.85%) IBM
3 33 (6.11%) Oracle
4 26 (4.81%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.81%) Google
5 15 (2.78%) Zend
6 10 (1.85%) EPiServer
6 10 (1.85%) FatWire
6 10 (1.85%) HP
7 7 (1.30%) Interwoven
7 7 (1.30%) Sybase
7 7 (1.30%) Apple
7 7 (1.30%) ATG
7 7 (1.30%) VMware
7 7 (1.30%) Blue Martini
7 7 (1.30%) Omniture
7 7 (1.30%) Elastic Path
8 6 (1.11%) SAP
9 5 (0.93%) Facebook
10 4 (0.74%) hybris
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hinxton, Cambridge
EMBL
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £130 - £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: Rate flexible depending on ServiceNow experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £405 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Mason Frank
Posted: 15 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Poupart Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank
Posted: 27 days ago