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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 21 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 190 235 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.43% 10.30% 8.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.02% 25.66% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 137 87
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.44% -21.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £10.98 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £36.50 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.10%
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
904 916 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 35.34% 40.16% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 499 529
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 88 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.80 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -8 70 £325 - 71
Hertfordshire -6 61 £343 -13.29% 57
Essex -6 37 £350 +18.64% 26
Suffolk -10 11 £375 - 13
Bedfordshire -9 9 £271 -25.17% 20
Norfolk -1 2 - - 17
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 365 (78.66%) HTML
2 311 (67.03%) CSS
3 186 (40.09%) SQL
4 181 (39.01%) .NET
5 177 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
6 176 (37.93%) jQuery
7 165 (35.56%) MVC
8 159 (34.27%) C#
9 157 (33.84%) HTML5
10 152 (32.76%) Java
11 122 (26.29%) ASP.NET
11 122 (26.29%) XML
12 106 (22.84%) CSS3
13 99 (21.34%) Oracle
14 97 (20.91%) TDD
15 92 (19.83%) Web Services
16 89 (19.18%) Linux
17 81 (17.46%) OO
18 80 (17.24%) Scrum
18 80 (17.24%) Web Development
19 79 (17.03%) Git (software)
20 78 (16.81%) SQL Server
21 75 (16.16%) MySQL
21 75 (16.16%) Ajax
22 71 (15.30%) .NET Framework
22 71 (15.30%) AngularJS
23 68 (14.66%) UNIX
24 65 (14.01%) Unit Testing
25 61 (13.15%) PHP
26 60 (12.93%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (9.48%) CMS
2 43 (9.27%) Apache
3 30 (6.47%) WebSphere
4 28 (6.03%) JBoss
5 27 (5.82%) Tomcat
6 23 (4.96%) WebLogic
7 22 (4.74%) Node.js
8 11 (2.37%) IIS
9 10 (2.16%) MQSeries
10 9 (1.94%) lighttpd
10 9 (1.94%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.72%) SharePoint
11 8 (1.72%) nginx
12 7 (1.51%) WordPress
13 6 (1.29%) Umbraco
14 5 (1.08%) Drupal
15 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
17 2 (0.43%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 26 (5.60%) Photoshop
2 14 (3.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.80%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.72%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (1.51%) MS Office
6 5 (1.08%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.22%) Maya
9 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.43%) Shopify
3 2 (0.43%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.43%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.43%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) Summit
4 1 (0.22%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.94%) SaaS
2 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.65%) IaaS
6 2 (0.43%) Office 365
6 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.43%) PaaS
6 2 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.82%) HTTP
2 25 (5.39%) Internet
3 21 (4.53%) LDAP
4 11 (2.37%) Intranet
5 9 (1.94%) FTP
5 9 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.72%) VPN
7 7 (1.51%) Wireless
7 7 (1.51%) Extranet
8 6 (1.29%) SSL
8 6 (1.29%) Firewall
9 5 (1.08%) NAS
9 5 (1.08%) Broadband
10 4 (0.86%) DHCP
10 4 (0.86%) Telnet
11 3 (0.65%) VRRP
12 2 (0.43%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.43%) SSH
13 1 (0.22%) MPLS
13 1 (0.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 75 (16.16%) MySQL
3 60 (12.93%) Relational Database
4 32 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 25 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (3.66%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.59%) MariaDB
7 12 (2.59%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.94%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.72%) Neo4j
11 8 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.29%) DTS
12 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.86%) Redis
13 4 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 79 (17.03%) Git (software)
2 44 (9.48%) Ant
3 43 (9.27%) Subversion
4 34 (7.33%) Selenium
5 32 (6.90%) Eclipse
5 32 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 23 (4.96%) JUnit
7 22 (4.74%) JIRA
8 21 (4.53%) Jasmine
9 19 (4.09%) Grunt
10 18 (3.88%) Maven
11 13 (2.80%) PHPUnit
12 12 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (2.37%) Mockito
13 11 (2.37%) NUnit
14 10 (2.16%) Mocha
15 9 (1.94%) Talend Open Studio
15 9 (1.94%) IntelliJ
15 9 (1.94%) QUnit
15 9 (1.94%) Bower
General
1 53 (11.42%) Finance
2 39 (8.41%) Marketing
3 16 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.02%) Retail
5 11 (2.37%) Banking
6 6 (1.29%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.29%) Advertising
6 6 (1.29%) Publishing
7 5 (1.08%) Legal
8 4 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 383 (82.54%) Developer
2 108 (23.28%) .NET Developer
3 73 (15.73%) C# Developer
4 71 (15.30%) Java Developer
5 59 (12.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (9.70%) Web Developer
7 39 (8.41%) Senior Developer
8 34 (7.33%) Front-End Developer
9 33 (7.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (6.90%) PHP Developer
11 26 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (4.74%) UI Developer
13 21 (4.53%) UI Programmer
14 19 (4.09%) Software Engineer
15 17 (3.66%) Designer
16 13 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
17 12 (2.59%) Software Developer
17 12 (2.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 11 (2.37%) Analyst
19 10 (2.16%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (78.66%) HTML
2 311 (67.03%) CSS
3 181 (39.01%) .NET
4 176 (37.93%) jQuery
5 157 (33.84%) HTML5
6 122 (26.29%) ASP.NET
6 122 (26.29%) XML
7 106 (22.84%) CSS3
8 92 (19.83%) Web Services
9 75 (16.16%) Ajax
10 71 (15.30%) .NET Framework
10 71 (15.30%) AngularJS
11 55 (11.85%) REST
12 53 (11.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (11.42%) J2EE
13 52 (11.21%) Spring
14 46 (9.91%) JSON
15 44 (9.48%) XHTML
16 40 (8.62%) SOAP
16 40 (8.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.41%) User Experience
2 23 (4.96%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.88%) Visualisation
5 16 (3.45%) Open Source
6 14 (3.02%) Mobile App
6 14 (3.02%) Biology
7 11 (2.37%) Graphic Design
8 9 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.72%) Life Science
9 8 (1.72%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.29%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.29%) W3C
10 6 (1.29%) Social Media
11 5 (1.08%) STB
12 4 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.65%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.65%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 89 (19.18%) Linux
2 68 (14.66%) UNIX
3 51 (10.99%) Windows
4 14 (3.02%) Solaris
4 14 (3.02%) Mac OS X
5 9 (1.94%) Android
6 8 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.86%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.86%) Debian
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.43%) CentOS
10 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.22%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (35.56%) MVC
3 97 (20.91%) TDD
4 81 (17.46%) OO
5 80 (17.24%) Scrum
5 80 (17.24%) Web Development
6 65 (14.01%) Unit Testing
7 53 (11.42%) E-Commerce
8 47 (10.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 41 (8.84%) Web Design
10 35 (7.54%) Content Management
10 35 (7.54%) BDD
11 33 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (6.90%) OOD
12 32 (6.90%) OOP
12 32 (6.90%) Software Engineering
13 26 (5.60%) UML
14 23 (4.96%) SOA
15 21 (4.53%) Validation
16 18 (3.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 186 (40.09%) SQL
2 159 (34.27%) C#
3 152 (32.76%) Java
4 61 (13.15%) PHP
5 45 (9.70%) PL/SQL
6 32 (6.90%) Python
7 26 (5.60%) Ruby
8 22 (4.74%) Shell Script
9 21 (4.53%) Perl
9 21 (4.53%) VB.NET
10 20 (4.31%) T-SQL
11 16 (3.45%) VBScript
12 15 (3.23%) C++
13 12 (2.59%) PHP5
14 6 (1.29%) C
15 5 (1.08%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.08%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.08%) VBA
16 4 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (7.97%) Degree
2 15 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.02%) Sun Certification
4 11 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.96%) QA
2 3 (0.65%) WCAG
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.08%) Firmware
2 3 (0.65%) Xen
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.08%) Puppet
1 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.08%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.86%) Nagios
3 3 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.65%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.22%) Graphite
4 1 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 99 (21.34%) Oracle
2 33 (7.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.31%) IBM
4 16 (3.45%) Adobe
5 14 (3.02%) Twitter
6 13 (2.80%) Sun
7 12 (2.59%) FatWire
7 12 (2.59%) AccuRev
8 9 (1.94%) Talend
9 7 (1.51%) Google
10 6 (1.29%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.08%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.86%) Facebook
12 4 (0.86%) HP
12 4 (0.86%) ATG
13 3 (0.65%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.65%) Endeca
13 3 (0.65%) Xamarin
14 2 (0.43%) ForgeRock
14 2 (0.43%) Business Objects
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 - 300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + bens - extension potential
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Norfolk
North Norfolk District Council
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £330 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
ComputAppoint
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
360 Resourcing
Rate: £24k - 27k per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago