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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank 572 603 581
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -22
Contract jobs citing ECMAScript 58 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.023% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.061% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 6 3
Median daily rate £450 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +13.33%
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
19761 19783 17917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.58% 38.35% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13667 13535 11700
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 400 372
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £19.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +34 38 £500 +69.20%
East Midlands - 7 £463 -
Yorkshire - 6 £450 -
East of England +14 4 £400 +17.64%
South West - 3 £375 -
ECMAScript
UK

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 102 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 73 (71.57%) CSS
3 68 (66.67%) HTML
4 65 (63.73%) HTML5
5 57 (55.88%) AngularJS
6 56 (54.90%) ES6
6 56 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (53.92%) Node.js
8 50 (49.02%) Windows
9 46 (45.10%) Java
10 42 (41.18%) CSS3
11 41 (40.20%) React
12 39 (38.24%) TDD
12 39 (38.24%) Git (software)
13 35 (34.31%) Sass
14 33 (32.35%) RESTful
15 28 (27.45%) MongoDB
15 28 (27.45%) TypeScript
16 26 (25.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (24.51%) Mobile App
18 23 (22.55%) Ember.js
18 23 (22.55%) User Experience
18 23 (22.55%) REST
18 23 (22.55%) LESS
18 23 (22.55%) Front End Development
19 22 (21.57%) Responsive Web Design
20 21 (20.59%) Web Services
20 21 (20.59%) Windows Phone
20 21 (20.59%) Windows 10
21 20 (19.61%) Jasmine

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 (9.80%) LiveCycle
2 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (8.82%) OmniGraffle
1 9 (8.82%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.84%) MS Office
3 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.84%) Office 365
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.45%) MongoDB
2 19 (18.63%) CouchDB
2 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.96%) Big Data
4 2 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (0.98%) KDB
Development Applications
1 39 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 20 (19.61%) Jasmine
3 17 (16.67%) Mocha
4 13 (12.75%) Babel
4 13 (12.75%) git-flow
4 13 (12.75%) Mercurial
4 13 (12.75%) Sinon.JS
5 11 (10.78%) gulp
5 11 (10.78%) QUnit
6 10 (9.80%) jspm
6 10 (9.80%) Protractor
7 9 (8.82%) Grunt
7 9 (8.82%) IntelliJ
7 9 (8.82%) Selenium
7 9 (8.82%) WebStorm
8 7 (6.86%) JIRA
8 7 (6.86%) PhantomJS
9 5 (4.90%) Bower
9 5 (4.90%) webpack
10 3 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (7.84%) Publishing
2 4 (3.92%) Finance
3 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.98%) Games
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (86.27%) Developer
2 43 (42.16%) JavaScript Developer
3 22 (21.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 19 (18.63%) Java Developer
4 19 (18.63%) Node.js Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Applications Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Angular Developer
7 9 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Architect
9 7 (6.86%) Agile Developer
10 6 (5.88%) Java Mobile Developer
11 4 (3.92%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.92%) LiveCycle Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 3 (2.94%) XML Developer
13 2 (1.96%) Agile Java Developer
13 2 (1.96%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 2 (1.96%) QA Automation Engineer
13 2 (1.96%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (71.57%) CSS
2 68 (66.67%) HTML
3 65 (63.73%) HTML5
4 57 (55.88%) AngularJS
5 55 (53.92%) Node.js
6 42 (41.18%) CSS3
7 41 (40.20%) React
8 35 (34.31%) Sass
9 33 (32.35%) RESTful
10 26 (25.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (22.55%) Ember.js
11 23 (22.55%) LESS
11 23 (22.55%) REST
12 21 (20.59%) Web Services
13 19 (18.63%) .NET
13 19 (18.63%) Hibernate
13 19 (18.63%) JPA
13 19 (18.63%) PhoneGap
13 19 (18.63%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (18.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Mobile App
2 23 (22.55%) User Experience
3 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.82%) Graphic Design
5 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) Equities
6 1 (0.98%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (49.02%) Windows
2 21 (20.59%) Windows 10
2 21 (20.59%) Windows Phone
3 11 (10.78%) Android
4 8 (7.84%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.24%) TDD
3 23 (22.55%) Front End Development
4 22 (21.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (15.69%) Scrum
6 14 (13.73%) BDD
7 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.76%) Pair Programming
9 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (10.78%) Dependency Management
9 11 (10.78%) SOLID
10 10 (9.80%) ATDD
10 10 (9.80%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 10 (9.80%) OO
10 10 (9.80%) Regression Testing
11 9 (8.82%) UX Design
11 9 (8.82%) Wireframes
12 8 (7.84%) Data Loss Prevention
12 8 (7.84%) Protective Monitoring
12 8 (7.84%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 56 (54.90%) ES6
3 46 (45.10%) Java
4 28 (27.45%) TypeScript
5 20 (19.61%) C#
6 16 (15.69%) XAML
7 9 (8.82%) Dart
8 5 (4.90%) SQL
9 4 (3.92%) PHP
10 3 (2.94%) Ruby
11 1 (0.98%) JSX
11 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.98%) Python
11 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) Degree
2 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Legato
Vendors
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.80%) Adobe
3 9 (8.82%) Apple
4 7 (6.86%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.96%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.98%) SAP