The table below looks at the statistics for ECMAScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ECMAScript over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank 590 615 610
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Contract jobs citing ECMAScript 25 28 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.054% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.14% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 0
Median daily rate £413 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ECMAScript
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20393 20006 19134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.99% 38.47% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14130 13761 12522
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 475 380
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

ECMAScript
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ECMAScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ECMAScript Jobs Demand Trend in England

ECMAScript
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ECMAScript across the England region.

ECMAScript Daily Rate Trend in England

ECMAScript
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ECMAScript across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

ECMAScript Daily Rate Histogram in England

ECMAScript
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ECMAScript within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 19 £425 -8.10% 4
East of England -1 4 £406 +16.07%
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
South West - 1 £375 -
ECMAScript
UK

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ECMAScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ECMAScript.

1 77 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 53 (68.83%) HTML
2 53 (68.83%) CSS
3 50 (64.94%) HTML5
4 39 (50.65%) ES6
5 37 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (46.75%) AngularJS
7 35 (45.45%) Windows
8 34 (44.16%) Java
9 33 (42.86%) React
10 31 (40.26%) Node.js
10 31 (40.26%) CSS3
11 23 (29.87%) TDD
11 23 (29.87%) REST
12 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 20 (25.97%) Sass
13 20 (25.97%) TypeScript
14 18 (23.38%) RESTful
15 17 (22.08%) JSON
16 16 (20.78%) XAML
16 16 (20.78%) Mobile App
16 16 (20.78%) Windows Phone
16 16 (20.78%) Windows 10
16 16 (20.78%) Front End Development
17 15 (19.48%) C#
18 14 (18.18%) .NET
18 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
18 14 (18.18%) Scrum
18 14 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (18.18%) LESS

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.99%) LiveCycle
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.30%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 5 (6.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (6.49%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (6.49%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.39%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) MongoDB
2 11 (14.29%) CouchDB
2 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.88%) Babel
3 10 (12.99%) Mercurial
4 9 (11.69%) git-flow
4 9 (11.69%) JIRA
5 8 (10.39%) Mocha
6 7 (9.09%) Jasmine
6 7 (9.09%) Selenium
7 5 (6.49%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.49%) IntelliJ
7 5 (6.49%) jspm
7 5 (6.49%) webpack
7 5 (6.49%) WebStorm
8 4 (5.19%) gulp
9 3 (3.90%) Subversion
10 2 (2.60%) JMeter
10 2 (2.60%) JUnit
10 2 (2.60%) Maven
10 2 (2.60%) Mockito
10 2 (2.60%) Protractor
General
1 9 (11.69%) Publishing
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (87.01%) Developer
2 27 (35.06%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (23.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (18.18%) Node.js Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Java Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Angular Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Applications Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Architect
8 6 (7.79%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Agile Developer
10 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.19%) LiveCycle Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.90%) XML Developer
12 2 (2.60%) Agile Java Developer
12 2 (2.60%) UI Developer
12 2 (2.60%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (68.83%) CSS
1 53 (68.83%) HTML
2 50 (64.94%) HTML5
3 36 (46.75%) AngularJS
4 33 (42.86%) React
5 31 (40.26%) CSS3
5 31 (40.26%) Node.js
6 23 (29.87%) REST
7 20 (25.97%) Sass
8 18 (23.38%) RESTful
9 17 (22.08%) JSON
10 14 (18.18%) .NET
10 14 (18.18%) LESS
10 14 (18.18%) PhoneGap
10 14 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (15.58%) Ember.js
12 11 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 11 (14.29%) jQuery
12 11 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Mobile App
2 12 (15.58%) User Experience
3 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.49%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Life Science
6 1 (1.30%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 35 (45.45%) Windows
2 16 (20.78%) Windows 10
2 16 (20.78%) Windows Phone
3 10 (12.99%) Android
4 8 (10.39%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) TDD
3 16 (20.78%) Front End Development
4 14 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (18.18%) Scrum
5 13 (16.88%) Dependency Management
6 10 (12.99%) OO
6 10 (12.99%) Regression Testing
7 9 (11.69%) Migration
8 8 (10.39%) BDD
8 8 (10.39%) Data Loss Prevention
8 8 (10.39%) Identity Management
8 8 (10.39%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (10.39%) Security Architecture
8 8 (10.39%) Service Design
9 7 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (7.79%) Performance Optimisation
10 6 (7.79%) Web Development
11 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.49%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 39 (50.65%) ES6
3 34 (44.16%) Java
4 20 (25.97%) TypeScript
5 16 (20.78%) XAML
6 15 (19.48%) C#
7 5 (6.49%) Dart
8 4 (5.19%) PHP
8 4 (5.19%) SQL
9 1 (1.30%) JSX
9 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Legato
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.99%) Adobe
3 9 (11.69%) Apple
3 9 (11.69%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.60%) Xamarin