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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 222 305 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.04% 10.13% 8.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.69% 26.85% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 182 114
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Average hourly rate £40.60 £39.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.00 £24.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £38.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
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
937 1136 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.92% 37.72% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 615 455
Average daily rate £365 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 78 85
Average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £37.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £30.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 May 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
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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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 -3 82 £298 -9.16% 81
Hertfordshire -7 60 £363 -3.33% 50
Essex +1 56 £400 +23.07% 22
Bedfordshire -11 16 £328 -12.66% 25
Suffolk +1 6 £315 -25.88% 13
Norfolk -11 4 £268 -10.83% 19
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 348 (84.88%) HTML
2 303 (73.90%) CSS
3 156 (38.05%) jQuery
4 139 (33.90%) SQL
5 138 (33.66%) HTML5
6 131 (31.95%) .NET
7 130 (31.71%) Java
8 128 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
9 127 (30.98%) MVC
10 109 (26.59%) C#
11 102 (24.88%) XML
12 87 (21.22%) CSS3
13 80 (19.51%) ASP.NET
14 75 (18.29%) OO
15 72 (17.56%) Ajax
15 72 (17.56%) AngularJS
16 71 (17.32%) XHTML
17 69 (16.83%) E-Commerce
18 67 (16.34%) Web Services
19 64 (15.61%) Linux
19 64 (15.61%) TDD
20 61 (14.88%) Windows
21 60 (14.63%) Oracle
22 56 (13.66%) SQL Server
22 56 (13.66%) PHP
23 55 (13.41%) Git (software)
23 55 (13.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 52 (12.68%) UNIX
24 52 (12.68%) Content Management
25 51 (12.44%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 51 (12.44%) CMS
2 43 (10.49%) WebSphere
3 22 (5.37%) JBoss
4 19 (4.63%) WebLogic
5 17 (4.15%) Umbraco
6 14 (3.41%) Apache
7 13 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 12 (2.93%) MQSeries
8 12 (2.93%) SharePoint
9 10 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (2.44%) Node.js
10 9 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.95%) nginx
12 7 (1.71%) WordPress
13 6 (1.46%) GlassFish
14 5 (1.22%) Tomcat
14 5 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.98%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.98%) IIS
16 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (6.34%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (0.98%) MS Office
4 4 (0.98%) MS Excel
4 4 (0.98%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.24%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (2.68%) Tridion
2 7 (1.71%) Magento
3 2 (0.49%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.93%) Adobe Analytics
2 9 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.71%) SaaS
4 3 (0.73%) Office 365
4 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.73%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.49%) PaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.61%) HTTP
2 12 (2.93%) Internet
3 10 (2.44%) FTP
4 7 (1.71%) LDAP
4 7 (1.71%) Wireless
5 5 (1.22%) DHCP
6 4 (0.98%) Broadband
6 4 (0.98%) DNS
6 4 (0.98%) Telnet
6 4 (0.98%) Firewall
7 3 (0.73%) NAS
7 3 (0.73%) SSL
7 3 (0.73%) VPN
7 3 (0.73%) Intranet
8 2 (0.49%) 802.11
8 2 (0.49%) IPv4
8 2 (0.49%) IPv6
8 2 (0.49%) WAN
8 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.46%) Relational Database
3 40 (9.76%) MySQL
4 20 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.20%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.20%) DB2
7 9 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.46%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.22%) DTS
9 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.98%) MariaDB
10 4 (0.98%) DbVisualizer
11 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.78%) Ant
3 32 (7.80%) Eclipse
4 29 (7.07%) Visual Studio
5 28 (6.83%) Subversion
6 26 (6.34%) Selenium
7 25 (6.10%) JIRA
8 21 (5.12%) JUnit
9 17 (4.15%) SoapUI
10 15 (3.66%) Grunt
11 12 (2.93%) Bower
11 12 (2.93%) PHPUnit
12 11 (2.68%) Jasmine
13 10 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
15 8 (1.95%) Mercurial
16 7 (1.71%) AccuRev
16 7 (1.71%) Axure RP
16 7 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (1.71%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 47 (11.46%) Marketing
2 39 (9.51%) Finance
3 19 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.17%) Retail
5 7 (1.71%) Banking
5 7 (1.71%) Legal
6 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.22%) Advertising
7 3 (0.73%) Automotive
8 1 (0.24%) Law
8 1 (0.24%) Back Office
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Publishing
8 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 343 (83.66%) Developer
2 74 (18.05%) .NET Developer
3 64 (15.61%) Java Developer
4 57 (13.90%) C# Developer
5 51 (12.44%) Web Developer
6 46 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (9.76%) Front-End Developer
8 29 (7.07%) PHP Developer
9 28 (6.83%) Senior Developer
9 28 (6.83%) UI Developer
9 28 (6.83%) UI Programmer
10 22 (5.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (4.15%) Software Engineer
13 16 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 15 (3.66%) Designer
15 13 (3.17%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (2.93%) Applications Developer
17 10 (2.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (84.88%) HTML
2 303 (73.90%) CSS
3 156 (38.05%) jQuery
4 138 (33.66%) HTML5
5 131 (31.95%) .NET
6 102 (24.88%) XML
7 87 (21.22%) CSS3
8 80 (19.51%) ASP.NET
9 72 (17.56%) Ajax
9 72 (17.56%) AngularJS
10 71 (17.32%) XHTML
11 67 (16.34%) Web Services
12 55 (13.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 49 (11.95%) J2EE
14 44 (10.73%) JSP
15 43 (10.49%) .NET Framework
16 38 (9.27%) SOAP
17 33 (8.05%) JSON
17 33 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (7.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.71%) User Experience
2 37 (9.02%) Mobile App
3 22 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.17%) W3C
5 11 (2.68%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.95%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.46%) Web 2.0
8 6 (1.46%) Graphic Design
9 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.98%) LIMS
9 4 (0.98%) iPad
9 4 (0.98%) Open Source
9 4 (0.98%) NHS
9 4 (0.98%) iPhone
10 3 (0.73%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.73%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.73%) STB
11 2 (0.49%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.61%) Linux
2 61 (14.88%) Windows
3 52 (12.68%) UNIX
4 31 (7.56%) Solaris
5 14 (3.41%) Android
5 14 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.98%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.73%) HPUX
7 3 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.49%) CentOS
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.49%) ThreadX
8 2 (0.49%) Debian
9 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (30.98%) MVC
3 75 (18.29%) OO
4 69 (16.83%) E-Commerce
5 64 (15.61%) TDD
6 52 (12.68%) Content Management
7 41 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 38 (9.27%) Web Development
9 37 (9.02%) Scrum
10 34 (8.29%) OOP
10 34 (8.29%) SOA
11 29 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
12 27 (6.59%) Digital Marketing
13 26 (6.34%) OOD
14 25 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (5.12%) B2C
15 21 (5.12%) Web Design
15 21 (5.12%) Validation
15 21 (5.12%) Analytics
16 20 (4.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 139 (33.90%) SQL
2 130 (31.71%) Java
3 109 (26.59%) C#
4 56 (13.66%) PHP
5 22 (5.37%) Python
6 17 (4.15%) Ruby
7 14 (3.41%) PHP5
8 11 (2.68%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.44%) Perl
9 10 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.20%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.20%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.20%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.95%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.95%) C
11 8 (1.95%) VBScript
12 7 (1.71%) C++
13 6 (1.46%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.98%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (5.12%) Degree
2 11 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.95%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.22%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.15%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.73%) Firmware
2 1 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.73%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 60 (14.63%) Oracle
2 28 (6.83%) Google
3 27 (6.59%) IBM
4 26 (6.34%) Microsoft
5 25 (6.10%) Adobe
6 12 (2.93%) EPiServer
7 11 (2.68%) Twitter
8 9 (2.20%) Talend
9 7 (1.71%) FatWire
10 6 (1.46%) Zend
10 6 (1.46%) ATG
10 6 (1.46%) Facebook
11 5 (1.22%) Sun
11 5 (1.22%) HP
12 4 (0.98%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.98%) Remedy
12 4 (0.98%) hybris
13 3 (0.73%) Demandware
13 3 (0.73%) Elastic Path
13 3 (0.73%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
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Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
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