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 July 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 16 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 246 172 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.29% 7.20% 9.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.34% 18.80% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 105 138
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £302 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 24
Average hourly rate £40.50 £29.92 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.36% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £27.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £42.50 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1153 915 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.83% 38.28% 40.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 466 624
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 87 142
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.50 £19.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 July 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 July 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 July 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
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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 +11 62 £375 +2.04% 34
Cambridgeshire -5 56 £360 +2.85% 59
Bedfordshire +7 49 £325 -5.45% 23
Norfolk +13 34 £251 -33.20% 11
Essex -11 32 £350 +33.33% 23
Suffolk -14 13 £324 -7.42% 10
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 448 (78.46%) HTML
2 367 (64.27%) CSS
3 233 (40.81%) jQuery
4 221 (38.70%) .NET
5 207 (36.25%) C#
6 180 (31.52%) HTML5
7 177 (31.00%) ASP.NET
7 177 (31.00%) MVC
8 175 (30.65%) SQL Server
9 150 (26.27%) OO
10 144 (25.22%) SQL
11 141 (24.69%) XML
12 130 (22.77%) Ajax
13 124 (21.72%) CSS3
14 121 (21.19%) Java
15 107 (18.74%) PHP
16 104 (18.21%) E-Commerce
17 100 (17.51%) XHTML
17 100 (17.51%) Web Services
18 99 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
19 97 (16.99%) TDD
20 95 (16.64%) JSP
21 92 (16.11%) MySQL
22 78 (13.66%) Oracle
23 76 (13.31%) Web Development
23 76 (13.31%) Linux
24 72 (12.61%) Scrum
25 69 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
26 67 (11.73%) Microsoft
27 64 (11.21%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 39 (6.83%) Apache
2 35 (6.13%) CMS
3 30 (5.25%) IIS
4 26 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 21 (3.68%) Node.js
6 20 (3.50%) WordPress
6 20 (3.50%) SharePoint
7 15 (2.63%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.45%) MQSeries
9 12 (2.10%) WebLogic
9 12 (2.10%) Drupal
10 11 (1.93%) Umbraco
11 8 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.70%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.70%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.53%) SilverStripe
13 3 (0.53%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.03%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.05%) MS Office
3 6 (1.05%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.35%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.58%) SiteCatalyst
2 6 (1.05%) Tridion
3 4 (0.70%) RiskWrite
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.35%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.53%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.35%) GitHub
4 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.35%) Force.com
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.60%) Internet
2 22 (3.85%) HTTP
3 14 (2.45%) Intranet
4 11 (1.93%) Broadband
5 8 (1.40%) LDAP
5 8 (1.40%) FTP
6 7 (1.23%) Extranet
6 7 (1.23%) Firewall
7 6 (1.05%) Wireless
7 6 (1.05%) RTP
7 6 (1.05%) Telnet
7 6 (1.05%) DHCP
7 6 (1.05%) NAS
8 5 (0.88%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.70%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.18%) SSL
10 1 (0.18%) SSH
10 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 92 (16.11%) MySQL
3 43 (7.53%) Relational Database
4 38 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (6.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (3.50%) RDBMS
8 15 (2.63%) DB2
9 14 (2.45%) Ingres
10 12 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (1.58%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.58%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.05%) DbVisualizer
14 6 (1.05%) Big Data
15 5 (0.88%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.88%) DTS
16 4 (0.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 64 (11.21%) Subversion
2 63 (11.03%) Visual Studio
3 39 (6.83%) Git (software)
4 29 (5.08%) Eclipse
5 28 (4.90%) JUnit
6 27 (4.73%) Ant
7 20 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (3.50%) TeamCity
8 17 (2.98%) Selenium
8 17 (2.98%) JIRA
9 14 (2.45%) Maven
10 11 (1.93%) Log4j
10 11 (1.93%) NUnit
10 11 (1.93%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.75%) Grunt
11 10 (1.75%) Moq
12 7 (1.23%) Bugzilla
12 7 (1.23%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.23%) Bower
13 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (9.63%) Finance
2 42 (7.36%) Retail
3 26 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.28%) Marketing
5 10 (1.75%) Games
6 9 (1.58%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.40%) Publishing
8 6 (1.05%) Legal
9 5 (0.88%) Banking
10 4 (0.70%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.53%) Advertising
11 3 (0.53%) Automotive
12 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.35%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 504 (88.27%) Developer
2 115 (20.14%) .NET Developer
3 78 (13.66%) Front-End Developer
4 73 (12.78%) C# Developer
5 72 (12.61%) Web Developer
6 68 (11.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 66 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 60 (10.51%) Java Developer
9 55 (9.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (6.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 29 (5.08%) PHP Developer
12 21 (3.68%) Senior Developer
13 20 (3.50%) UI Developer
13 20 (3.50%) UI Programmer
14 17 (2.98%) Software Engineer
14 17 (2.98%) VB Developer
15 16 (2.80%) LAMP Developer
16 13 (2.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 12 (2.10%) .NET Web Developer
18 11 (1.93%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (78.46%) HTML
2 367 (64.27%) CSS
3 233 (40.81%) jQuery
4 221 (38.70%) .NET
5 180 (31.52%) HTML5
6 177 (31.00%) ASP.NET
7 141 (24.69%) XML
8 130 (22.77%) Ajax
9 124 (21.72%) CSS3
10 100 (17.51%) XHTML
10 100 (17.51%) Web Services
11 95 (16.64%) JSP
12 69 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 59 (10.33%) WCF
14 54 (9.46%) .NET Framework
15 47 (8.23%) J2EE
16 44 (7.71%) XSLT
17 41 (7.18%) REST
18 38 (6.65%) JSON
18 38 (6.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.60%) W3C
2 20 (3.50%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.80%) Web 2.0
5 11 (1.93%) Visualisation
5 11 (1.93%) Open Source
6 10 (1.75%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.40%) MPEG
8 7 (1.23%) Streaming Video
8 7 (1.23%) IPTV
8 7 (1.23%) Kindle
9 6 (1.05%) Firmware
10 4 (0.70%) RIA
11 3 (0.53%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.53%) Social Media
11 3 (0.53%) Replication
11 3 (0.53%) GIS
11 3 (0.53%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 76 (13.31%) Linux
2 57 (9.98%) UNIX
2 57 (9.98%) Windows
3 19 (3.33%) Solaris
4 18 (3.15%) Android
5 17 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 12 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.10%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.10%) Windows XP
8 11 (1.93%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.23%) HPUX
10 6 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.35%) CentOS
12 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.18%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (31.00%) MVC
2 150 (26.27%) OO
3 104 (18.21%) E-Commerce
4 99 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (16.99%) TDD
6 76 (13.31%) Web Development
7 72 (12.61%) Scrum
8 63 (11.03%) Responsive Web Design
9 56 (9.81%) Unit Testing
10 34 (5.95%) OOP
11 33 (5.78%) Software Engineering
12 28 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (4.38%) Web Design
14 24 (4.20%) Analytics
15 23 (4.03%) SEO
15 23 (4.03%) Content Management
16 19 (3.33%) Migration
16 19 (3.33%) RUP
16 19 (3.33%) SOA
17 17 (2.98%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 207 (36.25%) C#
2 144 (25.22%) SQL
3 121 (21.19%) Java
4 107 (18.74%) PHP
5 31 (5.43%) T-SQL
6 25 (4.38%) Python
7 23 (4.03%) PHP5
8 22 (3.85%) VB
9 20 (3.50%) VB6
10 17 (2.98%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 15 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.45%) Perl
13 13 (2.28%) Ruby
13 13 (2.28%) XPath
14 12 (2.10%) VBA
15 11 (1.93%) VBScript
15 11 (1.93%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.75%) C
17 7 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (7.53%) Degree
2 13 (2.28%) Sun Certification
3 8 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.05%) ISEB
5 5 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.55%) QA
2 7 (1.23%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.23%) WCAG
3 2 (0.35%) Section 508
4 1 (0.18%) WAI
4 1 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (2.10%) Nagios
2 2 (0.35%) Puppet
2 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (13.66%) Oracle
2 67 (11.73%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.03%) IBM
4 21 (3.68%) Adobe
5 18 (3.15%) JBoss
6 13 (2.28%) Sun
6 13 (2.28%) hybris
7 11 (1.93%) FatWire
8 10 (1.75%) ATG
9 8 (1.40%) Interwoven
9 8 (1.40%) Zend
10 7 (1.23%) Perforce
10 7 (1.23%) Twitter
10 7 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.05%) HP
11 6 (1.05%) Splunk
11 6 (1.05%) Facebook
12 5 (0.88%) Yahoo!
12 5 (0.88%) Business Objects
12 5 (0.88%) Apple
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
e-Recruiter
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Diss
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Rothamsted Research
Rate: From £29,842 to £32,315 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £280 - £320 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Loughton
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago