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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 21 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 177 285 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.22% 10.96% 8.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.02% 27.67% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 148 97
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 £218 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.78% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £10.93 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.40 £38.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
842 1030 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.34% 39.60% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 565 491
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 57
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.50 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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 6 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 6 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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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
Hertfordshire -8 62 £335 -15.18% 32
Cambridgeshire -12 56 £300 -3.22% 56
Essex -5 33 £400 +14.28% 27
Bedfordshire -3 16 £300 -20.00% 18
Suffolk -7 7 £375 - 22
Norfolk -6 5 £300 - 15
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 325 (80.65%) HTML
2 283 (70.22%) CSS
3 159 (39.45%) SQL
4 146 (36.23%) .NET
5 142 (35.24%) MVC
6 141 (34.99%) jQuery
7 135 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
8 132 (32.75%) HTML5
9 127 (31.51%) C#
10 124 (30.77%) Java
11 107 (26.55%) XML
12 93 (23.08%) ASP.NET
13 87 (21.59%) TDD
14 83 (20.60%) Oracle
15 80 (19.85%) Web Services
16 79 (19.60%) CSS3
17 75 (18.61%) OO
18 71 (17.62%) Linux
19 66 (16.38%) AngularJS
20 64 (15.88%) SQL Server
21 62 (15.38%) UNIX
22 61 (15.14%) Scrum
23 60 (14.89%) Git (software)
23 60 (14.89%) Ajax
24 58 (14.39%) .NET Framework
24 58 (14.39%) Windows
25 56 (13.90%) Web Development
26 54 (13.40%) Unit Testing
27 51 (12.66%) Relational Database
28 50 (12.41%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 45 (11.17%) CMS
2 29 (7.20%) WebSphere
2 29 (7.20%) JBoss
3 25 (6.20%) Apache
4 23 (5.71%) WebLogic
5 16 (3.97%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.47%) Node.js
7 11 (2.73%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.48%) Umbraco
9 9 (2.23%) MQSeries
9 9 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (1.99%) Adobe CQ
10 8 (1.99%) nginx
10 8 (1.99%) IIS
11 7 (1.74%) WordPress
12 5 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.99%) Drupal
14 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.74%) lighttpd
15 2 (0.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.99%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (1.49%) MS Office
5 4 (0.99%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.25%) Maya
7 1 (0.25%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.99%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.74%) SiteCatalyst
3 3 (0.74%) Tridion
3 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.50%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.25%) AWD
5 1 (0.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.23%) SaaS
2 8 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.74%) Office 365
4 3 (0.74%) IaaS
5 2 (0.50%) PaaS
5 2 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.21%) LDAP
1 21 (5.21%) HTTP
2 7 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.74%) FTP
2 7 (1.74%) Internet
3 6 (1.49%) SSL
3 6 (1.49%) VPN
4 5 (1.24%) Wireless
5 3 (0.74%) Intranet
6 2 (0.50%) DHCP
6 2 (0.50%) DVB
6 2 (0.50%) Telnet
6 2 (0.50%) Firewall
6 2 (0.50%) DNS
6 2 (0.50%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.50%) Broadband
6 2 (0.50%) SSH
6 2 (0.50%) NAS
7 1 (0.25%) LAN
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.66%) Relational Database
3 50 (12.41%) MySQL
4 26 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 20 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (3.72%) MariaDB
7 13 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.73%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (1.99%) Neo4j
11 7 (1.74%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.49%) DTS
12 6 (1.49%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 60 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 42 (10.42%) Ant
3 33 (8.19%) Eclipse
4 31 (7.69%) Subversion
5 25 (6.20%) Visual Studio
6 20 (4.96%) JUnit
7 19 (4.71%) JIRA
7 19 (4.71%) Selenium
8 18 (4.47%) Jasmine
9 12 (2.98%) SoapUI
10 10 (2.48%) AccuRev
10 10 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.48%) Maven
10 10 (2.48%) Grunt
11 9 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
12 8 (1.99%) Mocha
12 8 (1.99%) PHPUnit
12 8 (1.99%) QUnit
13 7 (1.74%) Jenkins
14 6 (1.49%) Mockito
General
1 44 (10.92%) Finance
2 36 (8.93%) Marketing
3 17 (4.22%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.73%) Banking
5 10 (2.48%) Retail
6 7 (1.74%) Advertising
7 4 (0.99%) Legal
7 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.74%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.74%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Military
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 342 (84.86%) Developer
2 83 (20.60%) .NET Developer
3 67 (16.63%) Java Developer
4 65 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 50 (12.41%) Web Developer
5 50 (12.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (8.44%) Front-End Developer
7 29 (7.20%) PHP Developer
8 26 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 26 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (4.71%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.22%) Designer
11 15 (3.72%) UI Developer
11 15 (3.72%) UI Programmer
12 14 (3.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 14 (3.47%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (2.73%) Software Developer
13 11 (2.73%) JavaScript Developer
14 10 (2.48%) Applications Developer
14 10 (2.48%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (80.65%) HTML
2 283 (70.22%) CSS
3 146 (36.23%) .NET
4 141 (34.99%) jQuery
5 132 (32.75%) HTML5
6 107 (26.55%) XML
7 93 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 80 (19.85%) Web Services
9 79 (19.60%) CSS3
10 66 (16.38%) AngularJS
11 60 (14.89%) Ajax
12 58 (14.39%) .NET Framework
13 48 (11.91%) XHTML
14 45 (11.17%) J2EE
15 41 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (9.68%) JSON
16 39 (9.68%) REST
17 34 (8.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 33 (8.19%) SOAP
19 32 (7.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.93%) User Experience
2 21 (5.21%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.97%) Visualisation
5 11 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.23%) Graphic Design
7 7 (1.74%) Open Source
8 6 (1.49%) W3C
9 4 (0.99%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.99%) NHS
9 4 (0.99%) STB
9 4 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.99%) iPad
9 4 (0.99%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.99%) iPhone
10 3 (0.74%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.74%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.74%) Web 2.0
10 3 (0.74%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.62%) Linux
2 62 (15.38%) UNIX
3 58 (14.39%) Windows
4 19 (4.71%) Solaris
5 14 (3.47%) Android
5 14 (3.47%) Mac OS X
6 13 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.99%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.74%) Debian
9 2 (0.50%) ThreadX
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.50%) CentOS
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (35.24%) MVC
2 135 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (21.59%) TDD
4 75 (18.61%) OO
5 61 (15.14%) Scrum
6 56 (13.90%) Web Development
7 54 (13.40%) Unit Testing
8 40 (9.93%) E-Commerce
9 37 (9.18%) OOP
9 37 (9.18%) Web Design
9 37 (9.18%) Content Management
10 32 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 31 (7.69%) OOD
12 28 (6.95%) SOA
13 26 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (6.45%) BDD
14 24 (5.96%) Software Engineering
15 21 (5.21%) UML
16 20 (4.96%) Validation
17 19 (4.71%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 159 (39.45%) SQL
2 127 (31.51%) C#
3 124 (30.77%) Java
4 48 (11.91%) PHP
5 26 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 23 (5.71%) Python
7 22 (5.46%) Ruby
8 15 (3.72%) Shell Script
8 15 (3.72%) PHP5
8 15 (3.72%) T-SQL
9 14 (3.47%) VB.NET
10 13 (3.23%) VBScript
10 13 (3.23%) C++
11 8 (1.99%) Perl
12 7 (1.74%) C
12 7 (1.74%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.24%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.74%) Lua
14 3 (0.74%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (7.20%) Degree
2 13 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.98%) Sun Certification
4 9 (2.23%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.49%) VCP4
6 5 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.47%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) Firmware
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.74%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Graphite
3 1 (0.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 83 (20.60%) Oracle
2 33 (8.19%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.21%) IBM
4 14 (3.47%) Adobe
4 14 (3.47%) Google
5 12 (2.98%) Twitter
5 12 (2.98%) FatWire
6 11 (2.73%) Sun
7 9 (2.23%) Talend
8 6 (1.49%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.24%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.24%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.99%) ATG
10 4 (0.99%) HP
10 4 (0.99%) Facebook
11 3 (0.74%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.74%) Zend
11 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.50%) ForgeRock
12 2 (0.50%) Temenos
Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £160.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Jesus College
Rate: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on qualifications and experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago