The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK / England
Rank 8 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4731 4912 4251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.25% 10.43% 9.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.57% 26.95% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3372 3504 2925
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 74 39
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% +33.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.66 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.89 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +28.31%

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
17159 18225 17773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.80% 38.69% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11918 12518 11798
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 455 386
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.67 £19.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in England

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in England

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in England

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the England region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in England

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in England

JavaScript
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 JavaScript within the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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 0 2359 £450 +2.85% 996
South East +2 695 £388 +8.44% 408
South West +2 329 £376 +7.42% 161
North West +1 315 £375 +1.35% 248
Yorkshire +4 283 £400 +14.28% 221
West Midlands +3 223 £365 +9.19% 155
East of England +9 210 £375 +4.16% 146
East Midlands +4 195 £340 +9.67% 126
North East -13 84 £350 -22.22% 34
Midlands +3 4 £400 -20.00% 3
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript 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 JavaScript.

1 6768 (65.94%) HTML
2 5992 (58.38%) CSS
3 4581 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
4 3381 (32.94%) AngularJS
5 3030 (29.52%) HTML5
6 2884 (28.10%) Java
7 2440 (23.77%) jQuery
8 2439 (23.76%) .NET
9 2263 (22.05%) C#
10 2121 (20.66%) TDD
11 2102 (20.48%) CSS3
12 2057 (20.04%) Front End Development
13 2051 (19.98%) SQL
14 1943 (18.93%) MVC
15 1886 (18.37%) Git (software)
16 1810 (17.63%) Node.js
17 1623 (15.81%) Web Development
18 1606 (15.65%) Scrum
19 1585 (15.44%) React
20 1553 (15.13%) Web Services
21 1405 (13.69%) ASP.NET
22 1354 (13.19%) XML
22 1354 (13.19%) SQL Server
23 1326 (12.92%) Finance
24 1223 (11.92%) OO
25 1195 (11.64%) REST
26 1150 (11.20%) PHP
26 1150 (11.20%) BDD
27 1072 (10.44%) Linux
28 995 (9.69%) Continuous Integration

JavaScript
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
1 630 (6.14%) CMS
2 365 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 345 (3.36%) Apache
4 311 (3.03%) Confluence
5 268 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 200 (1.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 194 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 184 (1.79%) Drupal
9 179 (1.74%) WordPress
10 176 (1.71%) WebSphere
11 160 (1.56%) IIS
12 157 (1.53%) Umbraco
13 155 (1.51%) WebLogic
14 121 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 109 (1.06%) JBoss
16 108 (1.05%) nginx
17 103 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
18 92 (0.90%) Apache Solr
19 83 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
20 79 (0.77%) EPiServer
Applications
1 239 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 202 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 60 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 50 (0.49%) MS Office
5 47 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 32 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
7 30 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 14 (0.14%) InDesign
8 14 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 12 (0.12%) GIMP
9 12 (0.12%) HipChat
10 10 (0.097%) InVision
10 10 (0.097%) MS PowerPoint
11 9 (0.088%) Fireworks
11 9 (0.088%) MS Project
12 6 (0.058%) Adobe After Effects
13 5 (0.049%) Adobe Premiere
13 5 (0.049%) SPSS
13 5 (0.049%) UXPin
14 4 (0.039%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 292 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 101 (0.98%) Magento
3 64 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 58 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
5 34 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 33 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 24 (0.23%) Unica
8 14 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
9 11 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
10 10 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (0.088%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (0.058%) SAP CRM
13 5 (0.049%) Fredhopper
13 5 (0.049%) Maximo
13 5 (0.049%) Payment Gateway
13 5 (0.049%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (0.049%) SAP HR
13 5 (0.049%) SAP Hybris
14 4 (0.039%) SnowdropKCS
14 4 (0.039%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 636 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 478 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 350 (3.41%) GitHub
4 122 (1.19%) SaaS
5 100 (0.97%) PaaS
6 95 (0.93%) Office 365
7 75 (0.73%) Google Analytics
8 73 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
9 69 (0.67%) IaaS
10 45 (0.44%) Heroku
11 42 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 39 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
13 35 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
14 33 (0.32%) Slack
15 29 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
16 28 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
16 28 (0.27%) Amazon S3
17 22 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
18 19 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
19 16 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 397 (3.87%) HTTP
2 211 (2.06%) Internet
3 130 (1.27%) LDAP
4 121 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 80 (0.78%) SSL
6 75 (0.73%) DNS
7 71 (0.69%) Network Security
8 61 (0.59%) Intranet
9 44 (0.43%) SSH
10 41 (0.40%) HTTPS
11 40 (0.39%) Firewall
12 39 (0.38%) SMTP
13 36 (0.35%) AMQP
14 29 (0.28%) Kerberos
14 29 (0.28%) SNMP
15 27 (0.26%) SAN
16 21 (0.20%) NAS
17 19 (0.19%) iSCSI
18 15 (0.15%) ICMP
19 14 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1354 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 803 (7.82%) MySQL
3 545 (5.31%) MongoDB
4 544 (5.30%) NoSQL
5 500 (4.87%) Relational Database
6 337 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
7 239 (2.33%) Big Data
8 228 (2.22%) Oracle Database
9 180 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 163 (1.59%) Hadoop
11 144 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 136 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 134 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 131 (1.28%) Redis
15 105 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 95 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 89 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
18 81 (0.79%) DB2
19 65 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
20 60 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1886 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 803 (7.82%) Jenkins
3 670 (6.53%) JIRA
4 523 (5.10%) Selenium
5 463 (4.51%) Grunt
6 459 (4.47%) Maven
7 444 (4.33%) Cucumber
8 431 (4.20%) Jasmine
9 430 (4.19%) gulp
10 421 (4.10%) Subversion
11 388 (3.78%) Visual Studio
12 329 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 292 (2.84%) JUnit
14 235 (2.29%) TeamCity
15 228 (2.22%) webpack
16 197 (1.92%) Mocha
17 172 (1.68%) Gradle
18 167 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
19 159 (1.55%) Ant
20 157 (1.53%) WebDriver
General
1 1326 (12.92%) Finance
2 662 (6.45%) Banking
3 402 (3.92%) Marketing
4 333 (3.24%) Retail
5 217 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 186 (1.81%) Advertising
7 173 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 166 (1.62%) Games
9 161 (1.57%) Publishing
10 131 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 117 (1.14%) Front Office
12 75 (0.73%) Electronics
13 74 (0.72%) Back Office
14 48 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
15 46 (0.45%) Legal
16 39 (0.38%) Automotive
17 33 (0.32%) Law
18 30 (0.29%) Financial Institution
19 19 (0.19%) Retail Banking
20 14 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8281 (80.68%) Developer
2 2048 (19.95%) JavaScript Developer
3 1676 (16.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1153 (11.23%) Java Developer
5 1138 (11.09%) .NET Developer
6 783 (7.63%) C# Developer
7 774 (7.54%) HTML Developer
8 759 (7.39%) Senior Developer
9 714 (6.96%) Angular Developer
10 595 (5.80%) Full Stack Developer
11 583 (5.68%) Web Developer
12 546 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
13 545 (5.31%) HTML CSS Developer
14 465 (4.53%) UI Developer
15 418 (4.07%) Architect
16 413 (4.02%) PHP Developer
17 377 (3.67%) Node.js Developer
18 334 (3.25%) ASP.NET Developer
19 284 (2.77%) Software Developer
20 277 (2.70%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6768 (65.94%) HTML
2 5992 (58.38%) CSS
3 3381 (32.94%) AngularJS
4 3030 (29.52%) HTML5
5 2440 (23.77%) jQuery
6 2439 (23.76%) .NET
7 2102 (20.48%) CSS3
8 1810 (17.63%) Node.js
9 1585 (15.44%) React
10 1553 (15.13%) Web Services
11 1405 (13.69%) ASP.NET
12 1354 (13.19%) XML
13 1195 (11.64%) REST
14 953 (9.28%) Sass
15 942 (9.18%) RESTful
16 933 (9.09%) JSON
17 932 (9.08%) Spring
18 794 (7.74%) Ajax
19 762 (7.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 682 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 994 (9.68%) User Experience
2 408 (3.98%) Mobile App
3 343 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
4 297 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 167 (1.63%) Fintech
6 136 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 124 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 95 (0.93%) Digital Media
9 86 (0.84%) W3C
10 74 (0.72%) Data Structures
11 73 (0.71%) NHS
12 68 (0.66%) iPad
13 66 (0.64%) Fixed Income
14 65 (0.63%) Virtual Team
15 63 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
16 61 (0.59%) Derivative
17 56 (0.55%) Algorithms
17 56 (0.55%) CMDB
17 56 (0.55%) Management Information System
18 42 (0.41%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1072 (10.44%) Linux
2 583 (5.68%) Unix
3 567 (5.52%) Windows
4 301 (2.93%) Android
5 292 (2.84%) Apple iOS
6 112 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 107 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 105 (1.02%) Ubuntu
9 89 (0.87%) Windows Server
10 68 (0.66%) CentOS
11 52 (0.51%) AIX
12 44 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (0.33%) Solaris
14 30 (0.29%) Debian
15 29 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (0.22%) Windows Phone
17 19 (0.19%) CoreOS
18 18 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
19 13 (0.13%) webOS
19 13 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4581 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
2 2121 (20.66%) TDD
3 2057 (20.04%) Front End Development
4 1943 (18.93%) MVC
5 1623 (15.81%) Web Development
6 1606 (15.65%) Scrum
7 1223 (11.92%) OO
8 1150 (11.20%) BDD
9 995 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
10 875 (8.52%) E-Commerce
11 728 (7.09%) Software Engineering
12 669 (6.52%) DevOps
13 618 (6.02%) Responsive Web Design
14 563 (5.49%) Microservices
15 550 (5.36%) Unit Testing
16 521 (5.08%) Open Source
17 482 (4.70%) CRM
18 454 (4.42%) SDLC
19 394 (3.84%) Kanban
20 369 (3.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2884 (28.10%) Java
2 2263 (22.05%) C#
3 2051 (19.98%) SQL
4 1150 (11.20%) PHP
5 865 (8.43%) Python
6 574 (5.59%) Ruby
7 390 (3.80%) ES6
8 363 (3.54%) Scala
9 241 (2.35%) TypeScript
10 234 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 226 (2.20%) PL/SQL
12 214 (2.08%) Perl
13 207 (2.02%) C++
14 184 (1.79%) C
15 176 (1.71%) Bash Shell
15 176 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 159 (1.55%) PowerShell
17 157 (1.53%) Groovy
18 118 (1.15%) VB.NET
19 98 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 502 (4.89%) Security Cleared
2 483 (4.71%) Degree
3 311 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 83 (0.81%) DV Cleared
5 66 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 35 (0.34%) ISEB
7 32 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 32 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.11%) DBS Check
8 11 (0.11%) HNC
8 11 (0.11%) Sun Certification
9 10 (0.097%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.097%) PMP
10 9 (0.088%) AWS Certification
10 9 (0.088%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.088%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (0.078%) BC Cleared
11 8 (0.078%) HND
11 8 (0.078%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.068%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 430 (4.19%) QA
2 61 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 37 (0.36%) SDET
4 25 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 22 (0.21%) FATCA
6 21 (0.20%) WAI
7 19 (0.19%) WCAG
8 17 (0.17%) HL7
8 17 (0.17%) MiFID
9 14 (0.14%) SLA
10 8 (0.078%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.058%) EMIR
12 3 (0.029%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.029%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 3 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.019%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.019%) GCP
13 2 (0.019%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.010%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.010%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 501 (4.88%) Docker
2 81 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 48 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.13%) Varnish
6 12 (0.12%) HDFS
7 11 (0.11%) KVM
7 11 (0.11%) NFS
8 10 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.097%) Xen
9 9 (0.088%) SRDF
10 7 (0.068%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.058%) vCloud
11 6 (0.058%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.039%) vSphere
13 2 (0.019%) LXC
13 2 (0.019%) Shibboleth
13 2 (0.019%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 200 (1.95%) Puppet
2 178 (1.73%) Ansible
3 155 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 31 (0.30%) Kibana
5 31 (0.30%) Nagios
6 26 (0.25%) SELinux
7 24 (0.23%) vRealize
8 22 (0.21%) Terraform
9 20 (0.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 18 (0.18%) Mesos
11 17 (0.17%) Grafana
12 15 (0.15%) Salt
13 14 (0.14%) SCOrch
13 14 (0.14%) ZABBIX
14 13 (0.13%) BladeLogic
15 12 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
15 12 (0.12%) SCCM
15 12 (0.12%) SCOM
15 12 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 918 (8.94%) Microsoft
2 837 (8.15%) Oracle
3 412 (4.01%) Adobe
4 246 (2.40%) ServiceNow
5 230 (2.24%) Google
6 178 (1.73%) Sitecore
7 146 (1.42%) SAP
8 130 (1.27%) Atlassian
9 114 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 111 (1.08%) IBM
10 111 (1.08%) Xamarin
11 110 (1.07%) Red Hat
12 90 (0.88%) Zend
13 87 (0.85%) hybris
14 85 (0.83%) Splunk
15 79 (0.77%) VMware
16 71 (0.69%) MuleSoft
17 62 (0.60%) New Relic
18 60 (0.58%) HP
19 56 (0.55%) Sybase
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Rate: £200 - £320 per day
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £390 - £420 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 29 minutes ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £225 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £325 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Salt
Rate: £295 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Rate: £400-500 Per Day
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
keytree
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago