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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK / England
Rank 9 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4588 5035 4180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.07% 11.03% 9.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.38% 28.22% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3249 3647 2982
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 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 64 29
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.25 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +12.91%

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
16757 17839 17271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.41% 39.06% 37.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11573 12148 11781
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 360 475 379
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 2383 £450 +2.85% 854
South East 0 633 £390 +4.00% 388
North West -1 294 £375 +3.44% 207
Yorkshire +4 286 £375 -6.25% 188
South West -2 266 £375 - 170
West Midlands +5 230 £370 +13.84% 203
East of England +11 205 £350 -3.11% 173
East Midlands +1 180 £350 +7.69% 141
North East -22 77 £370 -12.42% 16
Midlands +2 5 £313 -30.55% 10
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 6830 (65.96%) HTML
2 6077 (58.69%) CSS
3 4635 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3493 (33.73%) AngularJS
5 3091 (29.85%) HTML5
6 2922 (28.22%) Java
7 2530 (24.43%) jQuery
8 2428 (23.45%) .NET
9 2313 (22.34%) C#
10 2166 (20.92%) TDD
11 2153 (20.79%) CSS3
12 2058 (19.87%) Front End Development
13 2043 (19.73%) MVC
14 2042 (19.72%) SQL
15 1896 (18.31%) Node.js
16 1792 (17.31%) Git (software)
17 1741 (16.81%) Web Development
18 1607 (15.52%) Scrum
19 1570 (15.16%) Web Services
20 1546 (14.93%) React
21 1432 (13.83%) SQL Server
22 1405 (13.57%) ASP.NET
23 1373 (13.26%) XML
24 1322 (12.77%) Finance
25 1278 (12.34%) PHP
26 1270 (12.26%) OO
27 1193 (11.52%) BDD
28 1178 (11.38%) REST
29 1064 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
30 1013 (9.78%) Linux

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
1 596 (5.76%) CMS
2 378 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 329 (3.18%) Apache
4 320 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 291 (2.81%) Confluence
6 241 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
7 200 (1.93%) Drupal
8 197 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 184 (1.78%) WordPress
10 180 (1.74%) IIS
11 164 (1.58%) WebSphere
12 151 (1.46%) Umbraco
13 120 (1.16%) JBoss
14 117 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
15 98 (0.95%) WebLogic
16 96 (0.93%) nginx
17 95 (0.92%) Apache Solr
18 94 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
19 89 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
20 60 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 259 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 199 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 64 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 47 (0.45%) MS Office
5 42 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 24 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
7 21 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 15 (0.14%) InDesign
9 15 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 14 (0.14%) GIMP
11 11 (0.11%) HipChat
11 11 (0.11%) InVision
11 11 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (0.077%) Adobe Premiere
12 8 (0.077%) MS Project
12 8 (0.077%) Pixelmator
13 6 (0.058%) Adobe Captivate
13 6 (0.058%) Fireworks
14 5 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 236 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 120 (1.16%) Magento
3 70 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 49 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
5 47 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
6 25 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 21 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
8 15 (0.14%) Unica
9 10 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (0.087%) Fredhopper
10 9 (0.087%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
11 7 (0.068%) Teamcenter
12 6 (0.058%) WebTrends
13 5 (0.048%) Oracle Applications
13 5 (0.048%) SAP CRM
13 5 (0.048%) SAP HR
14 4 (0.039%) Demantra
14 4 (0.039%) Oracle 11i
14 4 (0.039%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 682 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 493 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 374 (3.61%) GitHub
4 120 (1.16%) SaaS
5 103 (0.99%) PaaS
6 95 (0.92%) Office 365
7 85 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 73 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
9 70 (0.68%) Google Analytics
10 64 (0.62%) Heroku
11 55 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
12 51 (0.49%) IaaS
13 41 (0.40%) Amazon S3
14 28 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
15 27 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
15 27 (0.26%) Slack
16 25 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
17 22 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
17 22 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
18 20 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 394 (3.80%) HTTP
2 224 (2.16%) Internet
3 136 (1.31%) LDAP
4 125 (1.21%) Network Security
5 115 (1.11%) TCP/IP
6 80 (0.77%) DNS
7 59 (0.57%) SSL
8 49 (0.47%) Intranet
9 43 (0.42%) Firewall
10 39 (0.38%) HTTPS
11 37 (0.36%) Kerberos
12 34 (0.33%) SNMP
13 32 (0.31%) SAN
14 31 (0.30%) AMQP
15 29 (0.28%) SMTP
15 29 (0.28%) SSH
16 23 (0.22%) iSCSI
16 23 (0.22%) NAS
17 14 (0.14%) FTP
17 14 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1432 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 847 (8.18%) MySQL
3 595 (5.75%) MongoDB
4 573 (5.53%) NoSQL
5 496 (4.79%) Relational Database
6 360 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
7 223 (2.15%) Big Data
8 183 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 183 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 161 (1.55%) Hadoop
10 145 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 141 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 140 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 134 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 132 (1.27%) Redis
15 124 (1.20%) RDBMS
16 79 (0.76%) DB2
17 74 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 66 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
19 64 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1792 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 789 (7.62%) Jenkins
3 597 (5.77%) JIRA
4 504 (4.87%) Grunt
5 489 (4.72%) Selenium
6 487 (4.70%) Cucumber
7 451 (4.36%) Maven
8 449 (4.34%) gulp
9 414 (4.00%) Jasmine
10 410 (3.96%) Visual Studio
11 407 (3.93%) Subversion
12 333 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 291 (2.81%) JUnit
14 231 (2.23%) TeamCity
14 231 (2.23%) webpack
15 174 (1.68%) Gradle
16 170 (1.64%) Protractor
17 167 (1.61%) Mocha
18 162 (1.56%) Mockito
19 161 (1.55%) WebDriver
General
1 1322 (12.77%) Finance
2 662 (6.39%) Banking
3 421 (4.07%) Marketing
4 331 (3.20%) Retail
5 206 (1.99%) Investment Banking
6 188 (1.82%) Publishing
7 184 (1.78%) Advertising
8 175 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 167 (1.61%) Games
10 138 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 103 (0.99%) Front Office
12 75 (0.72%) Electronics
13 68 (0.66%) Back Office
14 49 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
15 47 (0.45%) Legal
16 40 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 37 (0.36%) Law
18 34 (0.33%) Automotive
19 18 (0.17%) German Language
20 14 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8307 (80.22%) Developer
2 2084 (20.13%) JavaScript Developer
3 1676 (16.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1196 (11.55%) Java Developer
5 1165 (11.25%) .NET Developer
6 802 (7.75%) Senior Developer
7 800 (7.73%) HTML Developer
8 781 (7.54%) C# Developer
9 737 (7.12%) Angular Developer
10 635 (6.13%) Full Stack Developer
11 617 (5.96%) Web Developer
12 554 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 550 (5.31%) HTML CSS Developer
14 447 (4.32%) PHP Developer
15 438 (4.23%) UI Developer
16 408 (3.94%) Architect
17 394 (3.80%) Node.js Developer
18 345 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
19 309 (2.98%) Agile Developer
20 282 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6830 (65.96%) HTML
2 6077 (58.69%) CSS
3 3493 (33.73%) AngularJS
4 3091 (29.85%) HTML5
5 2530 (24.43%) jQuery
6 2428 (23.45%) .NET
7 2153 (20.79%) CSS3
8 1896 (18.31%) Node.js
9 1570 (15.16%) Web Services
10 1546 (14.93%) React
11 1405 (13.57%) ASP.NET
12 1373 (13.26%) XML
13 1178 (11.38%) REST
14 1009 (9.74%) Sass
15 1001 (9.67%) JSON
16 964 (9.31%) RESTful
17 958 (9.25%) Spring
18 762 (7.36%) Ajax
19 742 (7.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 691 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 979 (9.45%) User Experience
2 386 (3.73%) Mobile App
3 365 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 341 (3.29%) Computer Science
5 235 (2.27%) Visualisation
6 144 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 143 (1.38%) Digital Media
7 143 (1.38%) Fintech
8 110 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 86 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 73 (0.70%) Data Structures
11 72 (0.70%) W3C
12 67 (0.65%) NHS
13 66 (0.64%) CMDB
14 61 (0.59%) Algorithms
14 61 (0.59%) Mathematics
15 60 (0.58%) iPad
16 56 (0.54%) Fixed Income
16 56 (0.54%) Management Information System
17 53 (0.51%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1013 (9.78%) Linux
2 583 (5.63%) Windows
3 539 (5.21%) Unix
4 295 (2.85%) Android
5 289 (2.79%) Apple iOS
6 101 (0.98%) Mac OS X
7 97 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 81 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 77 (0.74%) Ubuntu
10 68 (0.66%) CentOS
11 46 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 43 (0.42%) Solaris
13 35 (0.34%) AIX
14 32 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (0.25%) Windows Phone
16 23 (0.22%) Debian
17 14 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
18 13 (0.13%) webOS
18 13 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
19 11 (0.11%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4635 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2166 (20.92%) TDD
3 2058 (19.87%) Front End Development
4 2043 (19.73%) MVC
5 1741 (16.81%) Web Development
6 1607 (15.52%) Scrum
7 1270 (12.26%) OO
8 1193 (11.52%) BDD
9 1064 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
10 987 (9.53%) E-Commerce
11 733 (7.08%) Software Engineering
12 628 (6.06%) DevOps
13 616 (5.95%) Responsive Web Design
14 567 (5.48%) Open Source
15 561 (5.42%) Microservices
16 521 (5.03%) Unit Testing
17 480 (4.64%) CRM
18 445 (4.30%) SDLC
19 443 (4.28%) Kanban
20 369 (3.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2922 (28.22%) Java
2 2313 (22.34%) C#
3 2042 (19.72%) SQL
4 1278 (12.34%) PHP
5 792 (7.65%) Python
6 536 (5.18%) Ruby
7 390 (3.77%) Scala
8 354 (3.42%) ES6
9 284 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 236 (2.28%) C++
11 227 (2.19%) TypeScript
12 223 (2.15%) Perl
13 178 (1.72%) PL/SQL
14 173 (1.67%) Bash Shell
15 172 (1.66%) C
16 166 (1.60%) Groovy
17 160 (1.55%) Shell Script
18 153 (1.48%) VB.NET
19 139 (1.34%) PowerShell
20 95 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 488 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 484 (4.67%) Degree
3 304 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 75 (0.72%) DV Cleared
5 71 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 38 (0.37%) ISEB
7 37 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.15%) DBS Check
10 12 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.097%) Sun Certification
12 8 (0.077%) BC Cleared
12 8 (0.077%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.077%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.077%) PhD
12 8 (0.077%) PMP
13 7 (0.068%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.068%) HNC
13 7 (0.068%) HND
14 6 (0.058%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 447 (4.32%) QA
2 70 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 35 (0.34%) SDET
4 31 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 28 (0.27%) WAI
6 21 (0.20%) FATCA
7 20 (0.19%) SLA
7 20 (0.19%) WCAG
8 13 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.087%) HL7
10 5 (0.048%) Actionable Recommendations
10 5 (0.048%) EMIR
10 5 (0.048%) MiFID
11 3 (0.029%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.019%) GCP
12 2 (0.019%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.010%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.010%) MISRA
13 1 (0.010%) MISRA C
System Software
1 466 (4.50%) Docker
2 96 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 65 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
4 48 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.14%) KVM
6 14 (0.14%) Varnish
6 14 (0.14%) Xen
7 12 (0.12%) NFS
8 10 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.097%) SRDF
9 7 (0.068%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.068%) vSphere
10 6 (0.058%) vCloud
10 6 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.048%) HDFS
11 5 (0.048%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.019%) LXC
12 2 (0.019%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.019%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 200 (1.93%) Puppet
2 158 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 156 (1.51%) Ansible
4 81 (0.78%) Kubernetes
5 30 (0.29%) Nagios
6 24 (0.23%) Kibana
7 23 (0.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 20 (0.19%) Grafana
9 19 (0.18%) SELinux
10 18 (0.17%) Mesos
10 18 (0.17%) vRealize
11 15 (0.14%) Terraform
12 14 (0.14%) SCOM
12 14 (0.14%) SCOrch
13 13 (0.13%) BladeLogic
13 13 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
14 12 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 12 (0.12%) SCCM
15 11 (0.11%) Control-M
16 10 (0.097%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 897 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 725 (7.00%) Oracle
3 412 (3.98%) Adobe
4 244 (2.36%) ServiceNow
5 213 (2.06%) Google
6 180 (1.74%) Sitecore
7 138 (1.33%) SAP
8 137 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 131 (1.27%) Zend
10 104 (1.00%) Xamarin
11 103 (0.99%) hybris
12 101 (0.98%) IBM
13 100 (0.97%) Splunk
14 97 (0.94%) MuleSoft
15 95 (0.92%) Red Hat
16 94 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
17 82 (0.79%) VMware
18 76 (0.73%) New Relic
19 62 (0.60%) HP
20 61 (0.59%) Sybase
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350-400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350-400
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
24 Seven
Rate: £200 - 300 per day
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £90 - £110 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Herefordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday