The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4452 4288 3036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.94% 8.83% 7.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.78% 23.78% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3050 2819 1916
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 83
Average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £21.79 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
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
18725 18032 15655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.60% 37.13% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12309 11756 9889
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 433 582
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +3 2198 £425 +13.33% 959
South East +2 754 £350 +7.69% 508
Yorkshire +9 333 £333 +10.83% 200
North West -6 288 £350 +5.66% 319
South West -1 283 £363 +16.00% 221
East of England -5 209 £325 -7.14% 141
West Midlands -11 173 £325 +4.83% 149
East Midlands +1 132 £325 +4.83% 121
North East +19 53 £315 +26.00% 49
Midlands +7 12 £280 -13.84% 1
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6627 (74.71%) HTML
2 5690 (64.15%) CSS
3 3398 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
4 3262 (36.78%) jQuery
5 3167 (35.70%) HTML5
6 2687 (30.29%) .NET
7 2348 (26.47%) C#
8 2220 (25.03%) Java
9 2142 (24.15%) CSS3
10 2087 (23.53%) MVC
11 1929 (21.75%) SQL
12 1915 (21.59%) AngularJS
13 1872 (21.10%) TDD
14 1783 (20.10%) ASP.NET
15 1471 (16.58%) OO
16 1458 (16.44%) SQL Server
17 1344 (15.15%) Web Services
18 1257 (14.17%) XML
19 1170 (13.19%) PHP
20 1119 (12.62%) Scrum
21 1100 (12.40%) Ajax
22 1040 (11.72%) Git (software)
23 983 (11.08%) Node.js
24 982 (11.07%) Microsoft
25 972 (10.96%) Web Development
26 970 (10.94%) Finance
27 933 (10.52%) User Experience
28 917 (10.34%) Linux
29 848 (9.56%) Oracle
30 838 (9.45%) MySQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 983 (11.08%) Node.js
2 659 (7.43%) CMS
3 415 (4.68%) SharePoint
4 355 (4.00%) Apache
5 274 (3.09%) Tomcat
6 243 (2.74%) IIS
7 208 (2.34%) Drupal
8 184 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 155 (1.75%) Umbraco
9 155 (1.75%) WordPress
10 150 (1.69%) WebSphere
11 135 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 124 (1.40%) JBoss
13 119 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
14 107 (1.21%) Adobe CQ
15 96 (1.08%) WebLogic
16 71 (0.80%) nginx
17 70 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
18 59 (0.67%) Apache Solr
19 51 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 346 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 339 (3.82%) Photoshop
3 112 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 96 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 94 (1.06%) MS Office
6 39 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 34 (0.38%) Fireworks
8 31 (0.35%) MS Visio
9 21 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
10 13 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 13 (0.15%) MS Project
10 13 (0.15%) InDesign
10 13 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
11 11 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
12 9 (0.10%) Mingle
13 8 (0.090%) GIMP
14 6 (0.068%) PowerPivot
15 4 (0.045%) Acrobat
16 3 (0.034%) AutoCAD
16 3 (0.034%) Maya
Business Applications
1 208 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 108 (1.22%) Magento
3 60 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 53 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 41 (0.46%) SiteCatalyst
6 31 (0.35%) Tridion
7 27 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 23 (0.26%) WebTrends
8 23 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.10%) Summit
10 7 (0.079%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.068%) RMDS
12 5 (0.056%) osCommerce
13 4 (0.045%) Fredhopper
13 4 (0.045%) SAP CRM
13 4 (0.045%) SAP HR
14 3 (0.034%) Oracle 11i
14 3 (0.034%) BusinessWorks
14 3 (0.034%) Oracle CRM
15 2 (0.023%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 155 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (0.87%) SaaS
4 76 (0.86%) GitHub
5 52 (0.59%) Office 365
5 52 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 34 (0.38%) IaaS
8 30 (0.34%) Heroku
9 23 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 16 (0.18%) PaaS
11 16 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 14 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 14 (0.16%) Force.com
14 9 (0.10%) Google App Engine
14 9 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (0.079%) OpenShift
16 6 (0.068%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 295 (3.33%) HTTP
2 273 (3.08%) Internet
3 132 (1.49%) Intranet
4 87 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 61 (0.69%) SSL
6 60 (0.68%) LDAP
7 59 (0.67%) SAN
8 39 (0.44%) VPN
9 35 (0.39%) DNS
10 34 (0.38%) Firewall
11 32 (0.36%) FTP
12 28 (0.32%) HTTPS
13 22 (0.25%) NAS
14 20 (0.23%) LAN
14 20 (0.23%) WAN
15 14 (0.16%) ATM
16 13 (0.15%) Extranet
16 13 (0.15%) DVB
17 12 (0.14%) PBX
18 11 (0.12%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1458 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 838 (9.45%) MySQL
3 430 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 367 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 362 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 218 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 209 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 199 (2.24%) NoSQL
9 190 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 174 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
11 163 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 149 (1.68%) RDBMS
13 129 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 104 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
15 103 (1.16%) Hadoop
16 101 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
17 97 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
18 94 (1.06%) Big Data
19 84 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
20 72 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1040 (11.72%) Git (software)
2 568 (6.40%) Visual Studio
3 537 (6.05%) Subversion
4 386 (4.35%) Grunt
5 359 (4.05%) Selenium
6 333 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 320 (3.61%) Maven
8 296 (3.34%) Jasmine
9 274 (3.09%) Jenkins
10 257 (2.90%) Cucumber
11 243 (2.74%) JUnit
11 243 (2.74%) JIRA
12 202 (2.28%) Eclipse
13 177 (2.00%) Ant
14 164 (1.85%) NUnit
15 161 (1.82%) Bower
16 108 (1.22%) TeamCity
17 101 (1.14%) Mocha
18 99 (1.12%) PHPUnit
19 95 (1.07%) Axure RP
General
1 970 (10.94%) Finance
2 555 (6.26%) Banking
3 340 (3.83%) Marketing
4 230 (2.59%) Investment Banking
5 217 (2.45%) Retail
6 174 (1.96%) Games
7 153 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 146 (1.65%) Publishing
9 133 (1.50%) Advertising
10 121 (1.36%) Front Office
11 76 (0.86%) Back Office
12 55 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 47 (0.53%) Legal
14 42 (0.47%) Electronics
15 34 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 24 (0.27%) Automotive
16 24 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 21 (0.24%) Billing
18 18 (0.20%) Military
19 17 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 7066 (79.66%) Developer
2 1206 (13.60%) Front-End Developer
3 1083 (12.21%) .NET Developer
4 917 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 833 (9.39%) Java Developer
6 766 (8.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 711 (8.02%) Senior Developer
8 660 (7.44%) C# Developer
9 444 (5.01%) C# .NET Developer
10 431 (4.86%) PHP Developer
11 311 (3.51%) Designer
12 297 (3.35%) ASP.NET Developer
13 293 (3.30%) Architect
14 285 (3.21%) UI Developer
15 268 (3.02%) UI Programmer
16 259 (2.92%) Analyst
17 248 (2.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 179 (2.02%) SharePoint Developer
19 173 (1.95%) Software Developer
20 163 (1.84%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6627 (74.71%) HTML
2 5690 (64.15%) CSS
3 3262 (36.78%) jQuery
4 3167 (35.70%) HTML5
5 2687 (30.29%) .NET
6 2142 (24.15%) CSS3
7 1915 (21.59%) AngularJS
8 1783 (20.10%) ASP.NET
9 1344 (15.15%) Web Services
10 1257 (14.17%) XML
11 1100 (12.40%) Ajax
12 773 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 742 (8.37%) Backbone.js
14 718 (8.09%) JSON
15 686 (7.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 647 (7.29%) .NET Framework
17 639 (7.20%) Spring
18 631 (7.11%) Sass
19 618 (6.97%) RESTful
20 609 (6.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 933 (10.52%) User Experience
2 401 (4.52%) Mobile App
3 327 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 291 (3.28%) Open Source
5 268 (3.02%) Computer Science
6 208 (2.34%) Visualisation
7 182 (2.05%) W3C
8 107 (1.21%) Digital Media
9 103 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 98 (1.10%) Social Media
11 79 (0.89%) N-Tier
12 67 (0.76%) Management Information System
13 65 (0.73%) Algorithms
14 64 (0.72%) RIA
15 61 (0.69%) NHS
16 59 (0.67%) Data Structures
17 58 (0.65%) Graphic Design
18 56 (0.63%) Derivative
18 56 (0.63%) iPhone
19 55 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 917 (10.34%) Linux
2 531 (5.99%) UNIX
3 527 (5.94%) Windows
4 311 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 298 (3.36%) Android
6 108 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 77 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 75 (0.85%) CentOS
9 39 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 38 (0.43%) Windows Phone
10 38 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 36 (0.41%) AIX
12 34 (0.38%) Solaris
13 31 (0.35%) Windows XP
14 28 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (0.23%) Windows Vista
17 17 (0.19%) Windows 7
18 14 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
19 11 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3398 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
2 2087 (23.53%) MVC
3 1872 (21.10%) TDD
4 1471 (16.58%) OO
5 1119 (12.62%) Scrum
6 972 (10.96%) Web Development
7 734 (8.28%) BDD
8 710 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 660 (7.44%) E-Commerce
10 657 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
11 477 (5.38%) Software Engineering
12 462 (5.21%) Unit Testing
13 415 (4.68%) OOP
14 378 (4.26%) Web Design
15 361 (4.07%) CRM
16 341 (3.84%) SOA
17 330 (3.72%) Content Management
18 251 (2.83%) Workflow
19 248 (2.80%) Mentoring
20 239 (2.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2348 (26.47%) C#
2 2220 (25.03%) Java
3 1929 (21.75%) SQL
4 1170 (13.19%) PHP
5 571 (6.44%) Python
6 537 (6.05%) Ruby
7 300 (3.38%) T-SQL
8 239 (2.69%) C++
9 217 (2.45%) PL/SQL
10 196 (2.21%) VB.NET
11 189 (2.13%) Perl
12 159 (1.79%) Scala
13 143 (1.61%) C
14 139 (1.57%) Bash Shell
15 137 (1.54%) PHP5
16 129 (1.45%) Shell Script
17 124 (1.40%) VBA
17 124 (1.40%) Objective-C
18 111 (1.25%) VB
19 103 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 542 (6.11%) Degree
2 420 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 259 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 123 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 114 (1.29%) DV Cleared
6 92 (1.04%) ISEB
7 91 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 70 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 65 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 50 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
11 38 (0.43%) MCITP
12 32 (0.36%) Sun Certification
13 20 (0.23%) CCNA
14 14 (0.16%) OCPJP
15 12 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.12%) BC Cleared
17 9 (0.10%) MCSE
18 8 (0.090%) MCSD
18 8 (0.090%) Siebel Certification
19 7 (0.079%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 288 (3.25%) QA
2 26 (0.29%) SLA
3 24 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.20%) WAI
5 11 (0.12%) WCAG
6 9 (0.10%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.068%) HL7
8 5 (0.056%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 4 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.034%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.023%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.011%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.011%) DICOM
12 1 (0.011%) GxP
System Software
1 40 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (0.39%) Docker
3 34 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 28 (0.32%) Varnish
5 14 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.15%) NFS
7 12 (0.14%) Firmware
8 11 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 9 (0.10%) Xen
10 9 (0.10%) SRDF
10 9 (0.10%) KVM
11 7 (0.079%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.056%) vCloud
12 5 (0.056%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.045%) Shibboleth
14 3 (0.034%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.023%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 2 (0.023%) HDFS
16 1 (0.011%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 140 (1.58%) Puppet
2 88 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 46 (0.52%) Ansible
4 42 (0.47%) Vagrant
5 28 (0.32%) StatsD
6 20 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
7 17 (0.19%) Kibana
7 17 (0.19%) Graylog
8 10 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 9 (0.10%) Salt
10 8 (0.090%) logstash
10 8 (0.090%) HAProxy
11 7 (0.079%) Nagios
11 7 (0.079%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.068%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 6 (0.068%) OpenIDM
13 5 (0.056%) OpenAM
13 5 (0.056%) Nessus
13 5 (0.056%) Nmap
Vendors
1 982 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 848 (9.56%) Oracle
3 368 (4.15%) Adobe
4 231 (2.60%) Google
5 182 (2.05%) Zend
6 164 (1.85%) Sitecore
7 142 (1.60%) HP
8 114 (1.29%) IBM
9 103 (1.16%) Twitter
10 78 (0.88%) SAP
11 70 (0.79%) ServiceNow
12 67 (0.76%) EPiServer
13 65 (0.73%) Citrix
14 64 (0.72%) Cisco
15 62 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
16 61 (0.69%) Red Hat
17 59 (0.67%) VMware
18 53 (0.60%) Sybase
19 51 (0.57%) Telerik
19 51 (0.57%) Tableau
East London
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £380 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + Flexi-time, Work from home
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago