The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 325 197 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.28% 8.68% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.95% 22.39% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 116 107
Average daily rate £350 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.99 £26.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £38.45 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +30.84%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1206 880 1312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.16% 38.77% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 479 660
Average daily rate £350 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 79 116
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.39 £27.48 £26.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
JavaScript
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +17 112 £325 +13.04% 49
Hertfordshire -2 96 £375 -6.25% 38
Essex +2 63 £335 +67.50% 16
Bedfordshire -5 23 £375 +20.00% 11
Norfolk 0 20 £300 - 7
Suffolk +3 12 £413 +50.00% 6
East Anglia - 1 - -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

1 437 (81.38%) HTML
2 376 (70.02%) CSS
3 215 (40.04%) jQuery
4 200 (37.24%) .NET
5 194 (36.13%) C#
6 176 (32.77%) OO
7 174 (32.40%) HTML5
8 161 (29.98%) XML
9 160 (29.80%) SQL Server
10 159 (29.61%) ASP.NET
10 159 (29.61%) MVC
11 141 (26.26%) Ajax
12 135 (25.14%) SQL
13 124 (23.09%) XHTML
14 122 (22.72%) CSS3
15 110 (20.48%) Web Services
16 105 (19.55%) Java
17 99 (18.44%) PHP
18 98 (18.25%) E-Commerce
19 87 (16.20%) MySQL
20 86 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
21 79 (14.71%) Web Development
22 72 (13.41%) Oracle
23 70 (13.04%) XSLT
24 68 (12.66%) TDD
25 67 (12.48%) Linux
26 63 (11.73%) WCF
27 62 (11.55%) Visual Studio
28 61 (11.36%) Microsoft
29 60 (11.17%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 44 (8.19%) Apache
2 36 (6.70%) CMS
3 26 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 25 (4.66%) IIS
5 19 (3.54%) Node.js
6 14 (2.61%) WordPress
6 14 (2.61%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.23%) Umbraco
8 11 (2.05%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.05%) Drupal
9 8 (1.49%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.49%) MQSeries
10 7 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.93%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.56%) Sonic ESB
12 3 (0.56%) Gentran
13 2 (0.37%) Adobe CQ
13 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (7.08%) Photoshop
2 28 (5.21%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.05%) MS Office
4 5 (0.93%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.37%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.12%) Tridion
2 5 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.93%) RiskWrite
3 2 (0.37%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.37%) Exstream
3 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) SaaS
1 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Force.com
4 1 (0.19%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.21%) Internet
2 18 (3.35%) Intranet
3 14 (2.61%) HTTP
4 9 (1.68%) LDAP
5 7 (1.30%) HTTPS
5 7 (1.30%) Extranet
6 6 (1.12%) Kerberos
6 6 (1.12%) FTP
7 5 (0.93%) Broadband
7 5 (0.93%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.93%) RTP
8 4 (0.74%) DNS
9 3 (0.56%) Firewall
10 2 (0.37%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.19%) DHCP
11 1 (0.19%) SSL
11 1 (0.19%) Wireless
11 1 (0.19%) TELNET
11 1 (0.19%) SSH
11 1 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (29.80%) SQL Server
2 87 (16.20%) MySQL
3 38 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (6.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 34 (6.33%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.79%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.86%) Ingres
9 7 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.30%) DB2
9 7 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.30%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.93%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.74%) EDRMS
13 2 (0.37%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.37%) DTS
Development Applications
1 62 (11.55%) Visual Studio
2 52 (9.68%) Subversion
3 35 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 24 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (4.28%) Ant
6 18 (3.35%) Eclipse
7 17 (3.17%) JUnit
8 12 (2.23%) Log4j
9 11 (2.05%) Grunt
10 10 (1.86%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.49%) JIRA
11 8 (1.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 6 (1.12%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.12%) Bower
12 6 (1.12%) Maven
12 6 (1.12%) Selenium
13 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.93%) PhoneGap
14 4 (0.74%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.74%) Firebug
General
1 49 (9.12%) Retail
2 46 (8.57%) Finance
3 24 (4.47%) Manufacturing
4 21 (3.91%) Marketing
5 12 (2.23%) Games
6 7 (1.30%) Legal
7 5 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.93%) Advertising
8 4 (0.74%) Online Betting
9 3 (0.56%) Back Office
9 3 (0.56%) Electronics
9 3 (0.56%) Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 483 (89.94%) Developer
2 107 (19.93%) .NET Developer
3 83 (15.46%) Front-End Developer
4 75 (13.97%) Web Developer
5 64 (11.92%) C# Developer
6 57 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
7 55 (10.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 45 (8.38%) Java Developer
9 44 (8.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (6.70%) UI Developer
10 36 (6.70%) JavaScript Developer
10 36 (6.70%) UI Programmer
11 32 (5.96%) Senior Developer
12 29 (5.40%) PHP Developer
13 16 (2.98%) LAMP Developer
14 13 (2.42%) Applications Developer
15 12 (2.23%) Designer
15 12 (2.23%) VB Developer
15 12 (2.23%) .NET Web Developer
16 10 (1.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (81.38%) HTML
2 376 (70.02%) CSS
3 215 (40.04%) jQuery
4 200 (37.24%) .NET
5 174 (32.40%) HTML5
6 161 (29.98%) XML
7 159 (29.61%) ASP.NET
8 141 (26.26%) Ajax
9 124 (23.09%) XHTML
10 122 (22.72%) CSS3
11 110 (20.48%) Web Services
12 70 (13.04%) XSLT
13 63 (11.73%) WCF
14 60 (11.17%) JSP
15 56 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 52 (9.68%) .NET Framework
17 39 (7.26%) JSON
18 37 (6.89%) SOAP
19 33 (6.15%) AngularJS
20 31 (5.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.75%) W3C
2 22 (4.10%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.17%) Open Source
5 13 (2.42%) N-Tier
5 13 (2.42%) Web 2.0
6 12 (2.23%) Social Media
7 9 (1.68%) Wiki
8 8 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.49%) GIS
9 6 (1.12%) IPTV
9 6 (1.12%) MPEG
10 5 (0.93%) Streaming Video
10 5 (0.93%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.74%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.74%) iPhone
11 4 (0.74%) RIA
11 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 67 (12.48%) Linux
2 53 (9.87%) UNIX
3 52 (9.68%) Windows
4 23 (4.28%) Android
5 19 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 18 (3.35%) Solaris
7 11 (2.05%) Mac OS X
7 11 (2.05%) Ubuntu
7 11 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.30%) HPUX
11 5 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.93%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.19%) AIX
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.19%) CentOS
13 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (32.77%) OO
2 159 (29.61%) MVC
3 98 (18.25%) E-Commerce
4 86 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (14.71%) Web Development
6 68 (12.66%) TDD
7 58 (10.80%) Scrum
8 56 (10.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 41 (7.64%) Unit Testing
9 41 (7.64%) Web Design
10 34 (6.33%) OOP
11 29 (5.40%) SEO
12 24 (4.47%) OOD
12 24 (4.47%) SOA
13 23 (4.28%) Software Engineering
14 20 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (3.54%) Analytics
15 19 (3.54%) Content Management
16 17 (3.17%) Android Development
16 17 (3.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 194 (36.13%) C#
2 135 (25.14%) SQL
3 105 (19.55%) Java
4 99 (18.44%) PHP
5 31 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 28 (5.21%) PHP5
7 25 (4.66%) PL/SQL
8 24 (4.47%) XPath
9 20 (3.72%) VB
10 18 (3.35%) VB6
11 15 (2.79%) Python
12 14 (2.61%) C
13 13 (2.42%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.42%) Ruby
14 12 (2.23%) VBScript
14 12 (2.23%) VBA
14 12 (2.23%) Perl
15 10 (1.86%) C++
16 8 (1.49%) ActionScript
17 7 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (8.01%) Degree
2 10 (1.86%) Sun Certification
3 6 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.10%) QA
2 12 (2.23%) Section 508
3 5 (0.93%) WAI
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (2.23%) Nagios
2 2 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (13.41%) Oracle
2 61 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 29 (5.40%) Adobe
4 14 (2.61%) Yahoo!
4 14 (2.61%) IBM
4 14 (2.61%) JBoss
5 12 (2.23%) ATG
5 12 (2.23%) Interwoven
6 10 (1.86%) Zend
6 10 (1.86%) Sun
7 9 (1.68%) Apple
7 9 (1.68%) hybris
7 9 (1.68%) Twitter
8 7 (1.30%) Facebook
9 6 (1.12%) iRise
9 6 (1.12%) Perforce
10 5 (0.93%) Stellent
10 5 (0.93%) Endeca
10 5 (0.93%) Blue Martini
10 5 (0.93%) AccuRev
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