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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5715 5209 4610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.38% 9.83% 9.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.21% 25.54% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4221 3694 3022
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 57 43
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.84 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.25 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.84 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.73% +8.33%
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
20260 20397 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.34% 38.51% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14016 13880 12287
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 447 380
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 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 +2 2968 £450 +5.88% 884
South East +1 842 £375 - 399
Yorkshire +4 444 £380 +8.57% 184
North West +8 370 £375 +0.33% 284
South West +3 311 £350 - 190
West Midlands +2 288 £350 +5.66% 147
East Midlands +6 202 £375 +15.38% 142
East of England -4 200 £375 +7.14% 165
North East -22 73 £375 -6.25% 42
Midlands -8 7 £300 -36.84% 4
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 7276 (66.88%) HTML
2 6520 (59.93%) CSS
3 4821 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
4 3634 (33.40%) HTML5
5 3593 (33.03%) AngularJS
6 3266 (30.02%) Java
7 2738 (25.17%) jQuery
8 2715 (24.96%) .NET
9 2560 (23.53%) CSS3
10 2546 (23.40%) C#
11 2364 (21.73%) TDD
12 2347 (21.57%) MVC
13 2170 (19.95%) Front End Development
14 2131 (19.59%) Web Development
15 2087 (19.18%) SQL
16 1945 (17.88%) Node.js
17 1609 (14.79%) SQL Server
18 1600 (14.71%) Git (software)
19 1589 (14.61%) PHP
19 1589 (14.61%) ASP.NET
20 1568 (14.41%) Scrum
21 1529 (14.05%) Web Services
22 1420 (13.05%) XML
23 1389 (12.77%) React
24 1302 (11.97%) OO
25 1251 (11.50%) Finance
26 1137 (10.45%) User Experience
27 1131 (10.40%) BDD
28 1124 (10.33%) Sass
29 1096 (10.07%) 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
1 676 (6.21%) CMS
2 434 (3.99%) SharePoint
3 403 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 324 (2.98%) Apache
5 310 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
6 251 (2.31%) IIS
7 225 (2.07%) WordPress
8 209 (1.92%) JBoss
9 189 (1.74%) Confluence
10 181 (1.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 177 (1.63%) Drupal
12 146 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 146 (1.34%) WebSphere
13 127 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
14 119 (1.09%) nginx
15 117 (1.08%) Umbraco
16 90 (0.83%) WebLogic
17 83 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
18 68 (0.63%) Apache Solr
19 59 (0.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 319 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 286 (2.63%) Photoshop
3 113 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 101 (0.93%) MS Office
5 80 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 49 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 37 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
8 32 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 24 (0.22%) InfoPath
10 22 (0.20%) InDesign
11 19 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
12 11 (0.10%) Fireworks
13 8 (0.074%) GIMP
14 7 (0.064%) Adobe Captivate
14 7 (0.064%) InVision
14 7 (0.064%) PaintShop Pro
15 5 (0.046%) MS Project
16 4 (0.037%) Mingle
17 3 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
17 3 (0.028%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 237 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 137 (1.26%) Magento
3 48 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 38 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 33 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 17 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
8 10 (0.092%) Adobe Campaign
9 9 (0.083%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (0.074%) Eloqua
10 8 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (0.064%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 6 (0.055%) Unit4 Business World
13 5 (0.046%) BigMachines
13 5 (0.046%) Sage CRM
13 5 (0.046%) WebTrends
14 4 (0.037%) Fredhopper
14 4 (0.037%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
14 4 (0.037%) Teamcenter
15 3 (0.028%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 682 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
2 477 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 360 (3.31%) GitHub
4 145 (1.33%) SaaS
5 128 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 111 (1.02%) Office 365
7 104 (0.96%) PaaS
8 80 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 63 (0.58%) IaaS
10 47 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
11 46 (0.42%) Google Analytics
12 41 (0.38%) Amazon S3
13 38 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
13 38 (0.35%) Heroku
14 36 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
15 32 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
16 28 (0.26%) Google App Engine
17 25 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
18 19 (0.17%) Route 53
19 18 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 395 (3.63%) HTTP
2 373 (3.43%) Network Security
3 230 (2.11%) Internet
4 110 (1.01%) LDAP
5 74 (0.68%) DNS
6 65 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 54 (0.50%) Intranet
8 52 (0.48%) SSL
9 43 (0.40%) SNMP
10 35 (0.32%) HTTPS
11 32 (0.29%) SAN
12 31 (0.28%) Firewall
13 21 (0.19%) AMQP
14 20 (0.18%) SMS
15 17 (0.16%) iSCSI
15 17 (0.16%) LAN
15 17 (0.16%) WAN
16 16 (0.15%) FTP
16 16 (0.15%) NAS
17 15 (0.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1609 (14.79%) SQL Server
2 966 (8.88%) MySQL
3 654 (6.01%) MongoDB
4 503 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 488 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 325 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
7 190 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 188 (1.73%) Oracle Database
9 184 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 175 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 162 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 145 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 138 (1.27%) Big Data
14 118 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
15 113 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 110 (1.01%) Redis
17 106 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 96 (0.88%) DB2
19 76 (0.70%) Neo4j
20 56 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1600 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 625 (5.75%) Jenkins
3 607 (5.58%) Grunt
4 556 (5.11%) Subversion
5 508 (4.67%) Visual Studio
6 503 (4.62%) gulp
7 456 (4.19%) JIRA
8 437 (4.02%) Maven
9 404 (3.71%) Selenium
10 397 (3.65%) Jasmine
11 392 (3.60%) Cucumber
12 352 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 324 (2.98%) JUnit
14 288 (2.65%) TeamCity
15 197 (1.81%) Mocha
16 195 (1.79%) WebDriver
17 175 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
18 152 (1.40%) Mockito
19 148 (1.36%) Ant
20 144 (1.32%) Eclipse
General
1 1251 (11.50%) Finance
2 695 (6.39%) Banking
3 382 (3.51%) Retail
4 371 (3.41%) Marketing
5 191 (1.76%) Publishing
6 176 (1.62%) Games
7 166 (1.53%) Investment Banking
8 142 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 130 (1.19%) Advertising
10 120 (1.10%) Front Office
11 92 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 81 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 64 (0.59%) Electronics
14 60 (0.55%) Law
15 47 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
16 44 (0.40%) Automotive
17 38 (0.35%) Legal
18 28 (0.26%) Back Office
19 24 (0.22%) Local Government
20 20 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8652 (79.53%) Developer
2 2094 (19.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 1791 (16.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1285 (11.81%) Java Developer
5 1281 (11.77%) .NET Developer
6 873 (8.02%) Senior Developer
7 826 (7.59%) C# Developer
8 784 (7.21%) HTML Developer
9 717 (6.59%) Web Developer
10 688 (6.32%) Angular Developer
11 598 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 550 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
13 521 (4.79%) HTML CSS Developer
14 514 (4.72%) PHP Developer
15 448 (4.12%) UI Developer
16 433 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
17 417 (3.83%) Agile Developer
18 393 (3.61%) Architect
19 391 (3.59%) Node.js Developer
20 386 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7276 (66.88%) HTML
2 6520 (59.93%) CSS
3 3634 (33.40%) HTML5
4 3593 (33.03%) AngularJS
5 2738 (25.17%) jQuery
6 2715 (24.96%) .NET
7 2560 (23.53%) CSS3
8 1945 (17.88%) Node.js
9 1589 (14.61%) ASP.NET
10 1529 (14.05%) Web Services
11 1420 (13.05%) XML
12 1389 (12.77%) React
13 1124 (10.33%) Sass
14 1080 (9.93%) REST
15 1073 (9.86%) Spring
16 1022 (9.39%) JSON
17 854 (7.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 848 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
19 826 (7.59%) RESTful
20 798 (7.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1137 (10.45%) User Experience
2 409 (3.76%) Digital Media
3 370 (3.40%) Mobile App
4 352 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
5 351 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 178 (1.64%) Visualisation
7 172 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
8 87 (0.80%) Fintech
9 84 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 74 (0.68%) iPad
11 69 (0.63%) Algorithms
11 69 (0.63%) Management Information System
12 68 (0.63%) W3C
13 65 (0.60%) N-Tier
14 59 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
15 58 (0.53%) Data Integration
15 58 (0.53%) e-Learning
15 58 (0.53%) Hedge funds
16 57 (0.52%) CMDB
16 57 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1021 (9.39%) Linux
2 619 (5.69%) Windows
3 530 (4.87%) Unix
4 271 (2.49%) Android
5 264 (2.43%) Apple iOS
6 95 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 92 (0.85%) Mac OS X
8 76 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 63 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (0.42%) Windows Phone
11 45 (0.41%) CentOS
12 42 (0.39%) Solaris
12 42 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (0.28%) Windows 10
14 19 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
16 15 (0.14%) AIX
16 15 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (0.12%) Windows 7
18 11 (0.10%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4821 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
2 2364 (21.73%) TDD
3 2347 (21.57%) MVC
4 2170 (19.95%) Front End Development
5 2131 (19.59%) Web Development
6 1568 (14.41%) Scrum
7 1302 (11.97%) OO
8 1131 (10.40%) BDD
9 1096 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
10 1001 (9.20%) E-Commerce
11 769 (7.07%) CRM
12 733 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
13 668 (6.14%) Software Engineering
14 570 (5.24%) Unit Testing
15 555 (5.10%) DevOps
16 553 (5.08%) Open Source
17 487 (4.48%) OOP
18 468 (4.30%) SDLC
19 420 (3.86%) Microservices
20 394 (3.62%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3266 (30.02%) Java
2 2546 (23.40%) C#
3 2087 (19.18%) SQL
4 1589 (14.61%) PHP
5 790 (7.26%) Python
6 620 (5.70%) Ruby
7 409 (3.76%) Scala
8 370 (3.40%) T-SQL
9 342 (3.14%) ES6
10 324 (2.98%) C++
11 274 (2.52%) Perl
12 210 (1.93%) TypeScript
13 208 (1.91%) PowerShell
14 202 (1.86%) C
15 197 (1.81%) PL/SQL
16 175 (1.61%) VB
17 165 (1.52%) VB.NET
18 159 (1.46%) Groovy
19 134 (1.23%) Shell Script
20 123 (1.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 523 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 506 (4.65%) Degree
3 333 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 93 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 81 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 66 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 58 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 40 (0.37%) ISEB
9 37 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (0.21%) MCSD
11 22 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 21 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 21 (0.19%) MCSE
13 19 (0.17%) DBS Check
14 18 (0.17%) CCNP
15 16 (0.15%) PMP
16 13 (0.12%) BC Cleared
16 13 (0.12%) CCNA
16 13 (0.12%) MCITP
17 12 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (3.37%) QA
2 73 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 62 (0.57%) WAI
4 47 (0.43%) SLA
5 32 (0.29%) WCAG
6 27 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 15 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.10%) SDET
9 9 (0.083%) COBIT
10 7 (0.064%) HL7
11 6 (0.055%) FATCA
12 4 (0.037%) Actionable Recommendations
12 4 (0.037%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.028%) ISO 14001
13 3 (0.028%) ISO20022
13 3 (0.028%) MiFID
13 3 (0.028%) MISRA
13 3 (0.028%) MISRA C
13 3 (0.028%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 287 (2.64%) Docker
2 143 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 73 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 69 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 36 (0.33%) Xen
7 34 (0.31%) KVM
8 25 (0.23%) vSphere
9 16 (0.15%) Varnish
10 15 (0.14%) NFS
11 13 (0.12%) SRDF
12 12 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (0.074%) vCloud
14 7 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.055%) VMware ESX
16 4 (0.037%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.037%) XenDesktop
17 3 (0.028%) Shibboleth
17 3 (0.028%) VirtualBox
17 3 (0.028%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 267 (2.45%) Puppet
2 198 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 97 (0.89%) Ansible
4 46 (0.42%) Kubernetes
5 43 (0.40%) Kibana
6 34 (0.31%) Nagios
7 24 (0.22%) logstash
8 23 (0.21%) StatsD
9 22 (0.20%) SCCM
10 17 (0.16%) HP SiteScope
10 17 (0.16%) Tivoli
11 15 (0.14%) Grafana
11 15 (0.14%) Graphite
12 11 (0.10%) Control-M
12 11 (0.10%) Ganglia
12 11 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Management
12 11 (0.10%) Terraform
13 10 (0.092%) SCOM
13 10 (0.092%) vRealize
13 10 (0.092%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 920 (8.46%) Microsoft
2 836 (7.68%) Oracle
3 408 (3.75%) Adobe
4 228 (2.10%) ServiceNow
5 183 (1.68%) IBM
6 172 (1.58%) Google
7 165 (1.52%) Sitecore
8 153 (1.41%) Zend
9 116 (1.07%) VMware
10 100 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 100 (0.92%) SAP
11 99 (0.91%) Atlassian
12 75 (0.69%) Red Hat
13 74 (0.68%) EPiServer
14 72 (0.66%) hybris
15 65 (0.60%) Sybase
16 61 (0.56%) Twitter
17 60 (0.55%) HP
18 51 (0.47%) Splunk
19 49 (0.45%) New Relic
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £390 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £595 - £645 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day TBC
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £480 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: up to £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day TBC
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago