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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 20 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 158 189 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.55% 7.49% 10.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.94% 21.38% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 115 140
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £211 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 20
Average hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +49.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £40.50 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
834 884 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.55% 35.01% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 496 516
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 68 86
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £25.60 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 56 £370 +16.07% 59
Hertfordshire +4 51 £345 -1.42% 22
Essex -22 18 £375 +3.44% 21
Norfolk -1 12 £313 - 10
Suffolk +5 11 £275 -26.66% 10
Bedfordshire +10 10 £390 +43.77% 15
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 266 (71.12%) HTML
2 210 (56.15%) CSS
3 157 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (39.84%) jQuery
5 117 (31.28%) HTML5
6 108 (28.88%) Java
7 100 (26.74%) SQL
7 100 (26.74%) .NET
8 96 (25.67%) C#
9 93 (24.87%) CSS3
10 92 (24.60%) MVC
11 75 (20.05%) Git (software)
12 74 (19.79%) XML
13 72 (19.25%) ASP.NET
14 71 (18.98%) TDD
14 71 (18.98%) AngularJS
15 69 (18.45%) Ajax
15 69 (18.45%) Web Services
16 68 (18.18%) Front End Development
17 63 (16.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 63 (16.84%) User Experience
17 63 (16.84%) OO
18 56 (14.97%) SQL Server
19 51 (13.64%) PHP
20 50 (13.37%) Web Development
20 50 (13.37%) REST
21 49 (13.10%) RESTful
22 44 (11.76%) Node.js
23 39 (10.43%) Marketing
23 39 (10.43%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (11.76%) Node.js
2 26 (6.95%) CMS
3 19 (5.08%) JBoss
4 18 (4.81%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.48%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.94%) IIS
7 9 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.87%) Apache
10 5 (1.34%) Drupal
11 4 (1.07%) Facebook Platform
11 4 (1.07%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.07%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.07%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (5.35%) Photoshop
2 18 (4.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (3.48%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.53%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.53%) MS Office
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (4.01%) Magento
2 12 (3.21%) Tridion
3 4 (1.07%) BigMachines
3 4 (1.07%) Eloqua
3 4 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.14%) SaaS
3 5 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.07%) GitHub
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.81%) HTTP
2 17 (4.55%) Internet
3 12 (3.21%) SSL
4 10 (2.67%) 802.15
4 10 (2.67%) Bluetooth
4 10 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (2.67%) X.509
4 10 (2.67%) ZigBee
5 3 (0.80%) Firewall
5 3 (0.80%) LDAP
6 1 (0.27%) ADSL
6 1 (0.27%) Broadband
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.27%) FTP
6 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.27%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.68%) MySQL
2 25 (6.68%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.42%) NoSQL
4 21 (5.61%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.08%) DB2
6 15 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (2.94%) DbVisualizer
9 8 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.14%) CouchDB
10 6 (1.60%) Big Data
10 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.60%) WebFOCUS
11 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 75 (20.05%) Git (software)
2 32 (8.56%) Selenium
3 25 (6.68%) Mercurial
4 20 (5.35%) Jenkins
5 19 (5.08%) IntelliJ
5 19 (5.08%) Visual Studio
5 19 (5.08%) WebStorm
6 18 (4.81%) Subversion
7 15 (4.01%) Ant
7 15 (4.01%) Grunt
7 15 (4.01%) Maven
8 13 (3.48%) Jasmine
9 12 (3.21%) AccuRev
9 12 (3.21%) Appium
9 12 (3.21%) JUnit
9 12 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (3.21%) WebDriver
10 10 (2.67%) gulp
10 10 (2.67%) PHPUnit
11 8 (2.14%) Axure RP
General
1 39 (10.43%) Marketing
2 32 (8.56%) Retail
3 27 (7.22%) Finance
4 10 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.14%) Automotive
5 8 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.60%) Electronics
6 6 (1.60%) Games
6 6 (1.60%) Publishing
7 5 (1.34%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.07%) Legal
9 3 (0.80%) Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 291 (77.81%) Developer
2 58 (15.51%) .NET Developer
3 57 (15.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 54 (14.44%) JavaScript Developer
5 45 (12.03%) Java Developer
6 36 (9.63%) C# Developer
7 33 (8.82%) HTML Developer
7 33 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 32 (8.56%) Web Developer
9 28 (7.49%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (6.95%) PHP Developer
11 25 (6.68%) HTML CSS Developer
12 24 (6.42%) UI Developer
13 22 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 21 (5.61%) ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (3.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (3.48%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.48%) SQL Developer
15 13 (3.48%) Team Leader
16 12 (3.21%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (71.12%) HTML
2 210 (56.15%) CSS
3 149 (39.84%) jQuery
4 117 (31.28%) HTML5
5 100 (26.74%) .NET
6 93 (24.87%) CSS3
7 74 (19.79%) XML
8 72 (19.25%) ASP.NET
9 71 (18.98%) AngularJS
10 69 (18.45%) Ajax
10 69 (18.45%) Web Services
11 63 (16.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 50 (13.37%) REST
13 49 (13.10%) RESTful
14 39 (10.43%) JSON
15 38 (10.16%) .NET Framework
16 34 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (8.56%) Sass
17 32 (8.56%) Spring
17 32 (8.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.84%) User Experience
2 35 (9.36%) Mobile App
3 27 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.01%) N-Tier
6 13 (3.48%) Graphic Design
7 10 (2.67%) Social Media
8 9 (2.41%) Semantic Web
9 8 (2.14%) Internet of Things
10 6 (1.60%) Life Science
10 6 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.60%) W3C
11 5 (1.34%) Biology
11 5 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.34%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.07%) Clustering
12 4 (1.07%) CMDB
12 4 (1.07%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.07%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.56%) Unix
2 21 (5.61%) Linux
3 17 (4.55%) Windows
4 9 (2.41%) Solaris
5 6 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.53%) AIX
8 2 (0.53%) Android
8 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (24.60%) MVC
3 71 (18.98%) TDD
4 68 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 63 (16.84%) OO
6 50 (13.37%) Web Development
7 39 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 35 (9.36%) BDD
9 35 (9.36%) Scrum
10 34 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 28 (7.49%) Unit Testing
12 24 (6.42%) UX Design
12 24 (6.42%) Web Design
13 20 (5.35%) Automated Testing
13 20 (5.35%) Software Engineering
14 19 (5.08%) Test Automation
14 19 (5.08%) User Stories
15 18 (4.81%) System Testing
16 16 (4.28%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 108 (28.88%) Java
2 100 (26.74%) SQL
3 96 (25.67%) C#
4 51 (13.64%) PHP
5 29 (7.75%) Python
6 23 (6.15%) C++
7 22 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.61%) Perl
9 17 (4.55%) TypeScript
10 16 (4.28%) ECMAScript
11 15 (4.01%) Dart
12 14 (3.74%) C
13 13 (3.48%) Bash Shell
14 12 (3.21%) PL/SQL
14 12 (3.21%) PowerShell
14 12 (3.21%) Ruby
15 7 (1.87%) Scala
15 7 (1.87%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.60%) Apex Code
17 4 (1.07%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (8.02%) Degree
2 9 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.53%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) WAI
2 2 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (2.14%) MOM
2 6 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.53%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) Graphite
4 1 (0.27%) logstash
4 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (5.88%) IBM
1 22 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.35%) Oracle
3 12 (3.21%) Adobe
4 10 (2.67%) HP
5 9 (2.41%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.87%) Zend
7 6 (1.60%) Rally
7 6 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.34%) Facebook
8 5 (1.34%) FatWire
9 4 (1.07%) Siebel
10 3 (0.80%) SAP
10 3 (0.80%) Sencha
11 2 (0.53%) Coverity
11 2 (0.53%) Nintex
11 2 (0.53%) Perforce
11 2 (0.53%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.53%) Sun
12 1 (0.27%) Omniture
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