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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4947 4471 3854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.59% 9.04% 8.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.10% 24.33% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3487 3019 2552
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 41 45
Average hourly rate £37.45 £33.73 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +2.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.80 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.23% -4.41%
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
19706 18377 18094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.19% 37.17% 38.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13442 11953 11415
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 383 514
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £16.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.18 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 3 August 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 0 2500 £425 +6.25% 944
South East +4 866 £375 +7.14% 438
Yorkshire +11 332 £330 +10.00% 240
South West 0 306 £350 +7.69% 175
East of England +6 289 £350 - 158
North West -1 272 £350 +7.69% 367
West Midlands -5 172 £325 +2.36% 145
East Midlands +5 148 £313 +8.69% 139
North East -11 43 £325 +8.33% 41
Midlands +2 6 £475 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 6888 (72.40%) HTML
2 5944 (62.48%) CSS
3 3825 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
4 3389 (35.62%) HTML5
5 3192 (33.55%) jQuery
6 2845 (29.90%) .NET
7 2425 (25.49%) Java
8 2411 (25.34%) C#
9 2321 (24.40%) AngularJS
10 2276 (23.92%) CSS3
11 2200 (23.12%) MVC
12 2156 (22.66%) TDD
13 2006 (21.08%) SQL
14 1854 (19.49%) ASP.NET
15 1581 (16.62%) SQL Server
16 1443 (15.17%) OO
17 1333 (14.01%) Web Services
18 1309 (13.76%) Scrum
19 1225 (12.88%) PHP
20 1212 (12.74%) XML
21 1198 (12.59%) Git (software)
22 1107 (11.64%) Node.js
23 1012 (10.64%) Ajax
24 1011 (10.63%) Finance
25 997 (10.48%) Web Development
26 951 (10.00%) MySQL
27 946 (9.94%) Linux
28 939 (9.87%) E-Commerce
29 910 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
30 897 (9.43%) User Experience

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1107 (11.64%) Node.js
2 666 (7.00%) CMS
3 328 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 303 (3.18%) Apache
5 294 (3.09%) Tomcat
6 272 (2.86%) IIS
7 236 (2.48%) WebSphere
8 210 (2.21%) Drupal
9 206 (2.17%) JBoss
10 194 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 184 (1.93%) WordPress
12 172 (1.81%) Umbraco
13 158 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
14 128 (1.35%) WebLogic
15 122 (1.28%) Confluence
16 101 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
17 91 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
18 89 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
19 62 (0.65%) Apache Solr
20 41 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 363 (3.82%) Photoshop
2 303 (3.18%) MS Excel
3 134 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 69 (0.73%) MS Office
5 58 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 40 (0.42%) MS Visio
7 33 (0.35%) InfoPath
8 25 (0.26%) Fireworks
9 20 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
11 12 (0.13%) InDesign
12 10 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 9 (0.095%) MS Project
14 7 (0.074%) PowerPivot
15 6 (0.063%) GIMP
16 5 (0.053%) Maya
17 4 (0.042%) S-PLUS
18 3 (0.032%) SPSS
18 3 (0.032%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 216 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 139 (1.46%) Magento
3 29 (0.30%) Tridion
4 26 (0.27%) WebTrends
4 26 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 19 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.12%) RMDS
7 11 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.074%) Summit
9 6 (0.063%) BASE24
10 4 (0.042%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.042%) Fredhopper
10 4 (0.042%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.032%) GoldMine
11 3 (0.032%) BigMachines
12 2 (0.021%) Cordys
12 2 (0.021%) ION MarketView
12 2 (0.021%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 308 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
2 165 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (1.47%) GitHub
4 103 (1.08%) SaaS
5 94 (0.99%) Google Analytics
6 73 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 62 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
8 48 (0.50%) IaaS
9 45 (0.47%) Office 365
10 42 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 40 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
12 27 (0.28%) Heroku
13 20 (0.21%) Amazon S3
14 18 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 16 (0.17%) Google App Engine
16 14 (0.15%) PaaS
16 14 (0.15%) Google Apps
17 11 (0.12%) Force.com
18 9 (0.095%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 9 (0.095%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 385 (4.05%) HTTP
2 267 (2.81%) Internet
3 120 (1.26%) Intranet
4 65 (0.68%) LDAP
5 63 (0.66%) Firewall
6 59 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 55 (0.58%) SSL
8 42 (0.44%) DNS
9 37 (0.39%) SAN
10 26 (0.27%) VPN
11 23 (0.24%) HTTPS
12 17 (0.18%) Unified Communications
13 15 (0.16%) Extranet
13 15 (0.16%) DMZ
13 15 (0.16%) LAN
13 15 (0.16%) WAN
14 14 (0.15%) Converged Networks
15 13 (0.14%) FTP
16 12 (0.13%) SMS
16 12 (0.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1581 (16.62%) SQL Server
2 951 (10.00%) MySQL
3 506 (5.32%) MongoDB
4 460 (4.83%) Relational Database
5 311 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 262 (2.75%) NoSQL
7 194 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 188 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 172 (1.81%) Oracle Database
10 167 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 161 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 146 (1.53%) Big Data
13 140 (1.47%) Hadoop
14 135 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 131 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
16 114 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
17 108 (1.14%) DB2
18 104 (1.09%) Redis
19 97 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
20 89 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1198 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 598 (6.29%) Subversion
3 484 (5.09%) Visual Studio
4 471 (4.95%) Grunt
5 366 (3.85%) Selenium
6 355 (3.73%) Jenkins
7 330 (3.47%) Maven
8 312 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 306 (3.22%) Jasmine
10 298 (3.13%) JIRA
11 239 (2.51%) JUnit
12 229 (2.41%) Cucumber
13 210 (2.21%) Eclipse
14 168 (1.77%) NUnit
15 167 (1.76%) Ant
15 167 (1.76%) Bower
16 165 (1.73%) TeamCity
17 150 (1.58%) gulp
18 99 (1.04%) Mocha
19 90 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 1011 (10.63%) Finance
2 539 (5.67%) Banking
3 373 (3.92%) Marketing
4 295 (3.10%) Retail
5 233 (2.45%) Investment Banking
6 157 (1.65%) Publishing
7 143 (1.50%) Telecoms
8 126 (1.32%) Games
9 113 (1.19%) Front Office
10 96 (1.01%) Advertising
11 78 (0.82%) Legal
12 71 (0.75%) Back Office
13 51 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 50 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 37 (0.39%) Automotive
16 30 (0.32%) Law
17 29 (0.30%) Electronics
18 24 (0.25%) Multimedia
19 18 (0.19%) Retail Banking
20 15 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7564 (79.50%) Developer
2 1314 (13.81%) Front-End Developer
3 1226 (12.89%) .NET Developer
4 968 (10.17%) Web Developer
5 859 (9.03%) Java Developer
6 844 (8.87%) JavaScript Developer
7 646 (6.79%) Senior Developer
8 604 (6.35%) C# Developer
9 441 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 405 (4.26%) PHP Developer
11 356 (3.74%) Architect
12 344 (3.62%) UI Developer
13 328 (3.45%) UI Programmer
14 307 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
15 258 (2.71%) Designer
16 245 (2.58%) Analyst
17 211 (2.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 196 (2.06%) Front-End Web Developer
19 194 (2.04%) Full Stack Developer
20 189 (1.99%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6888 (72.40%) HTML
2 5944 (62.48%) CSS
3 3389 (35.62%) HTML5
4 3192 (33.55%) jQuery
5 2845 (29.90%) .NET
6 2321 (24.40%) AngularJS
7 2276 (23.92%) CSS3
8 1854 (19.49%) ASP.NET
9 1333 (14.01%) Web Services
10 1212 (12.74%) XML
11 1012 (10.64%) Ajax
12 910 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 838 (8.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 795 (8.36%) Backbone.js
15 729 (7.66%) Sass
16 728 (7.65%) JSON
17 675 (7.09%) .NET Framework
18 660 (6.94%) Spring
19 653 (6.86%) REST
20 605 (6.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 897 (9.43%) User Experience
2 411 (4.32%) Mobile App
3 338 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
4 243 (2.55%) Visualisation
5 235 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 194 (2.04%) W3C
7 150 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
8 106 (1.11%) Social Media
9 102 (1.07%) Digital Media
10 101 (1.06%) N-Tier
11 71 (0.75%) Graphic Design
12 69 (0.73%) Management Information System
13 66 (0.69%) Data Structures
14 59 (0.62%) Derivative
15 56 (0.59%) Client/Server
16 51 (0.54%) Algorithms
17 49 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
18 47 (0.49%) RIA
19 45 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 45 (0.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 946 (9.94%) Linux
2 583 (6.13%) Windows
3 548 (5.76%) UNIX
4 315 (3.31%) Android
5 291 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 83 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 71 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 68 (0.71%) Solaris
9 67 (0.70%) CentOS
10 61 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 58 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 51 (0.54%) AIX
13 50 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 35 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 25 (0.26%) Windows Phone
16 16 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
17 15 (0.16%) Windows 2000
18 14 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
18 14 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
19 12 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3825 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
2 2200 (23.12%) MVC
3 2156 (22.66%) TDD
4 1443 (15.17%) OO
5 1309 (13.76%) Scrum
6 997 (10.48%) Web Development
7 939 (9.87%) E-Commerce
8 818 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 802 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 791 (8.31%) BDD
11 553 (5.81%) Software Engineering
12 536 (5.63%) Unit Testing
13 405 (4.26%) Web Design
14 404 (4.25%) SOA
15 393 (4.13%) SDLC
16 380 (3.99%) CRM
17 356 (3.74%) OOP
18 328 (3.45%) Content Management
19 298 (3.13%) Open Source
20 283 (2.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2425 (25.49%) Java
2 2411 (25.34%) C#
3 2006 (21.08%) SQL
4 1225 (12.88%) PHP
5 630 (6.62%) Python
6 515 (5.41%) Ruby
7 280 (2.94%) C++
8 275 (2.89%) T-SQL
9 231 (2.43%) Perl
10 208 (2.19%) VB.NET
11 205 (2.15%) PL/SQL
12 183 (1.92%) Scala
13 179 (1.88%) PowerShell
14 149 (1.57%) C
15 137 (1.44%) Objective-C
16 135 (1.42%) VB
17 132 (1.39%) Shell Script
18 94 (0.99%) Bash Shell
19 78 (0.82%) VBScript
20 77 (0.81%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 463 (4.87%) Degree
2 427 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 256 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 107 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 65 (0.68%) ISEB
6 63 (0.66%) ISTQB
7 58 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 37 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 36 (0.38%) Sun Certification
11 34 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
12 28 (0.29%) MCITP
13 14 (0.15%) OCPJP
14 12 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.11%) MCSD
16 9 (0.095%) CCNA
16 9 (0.095%) CISSP
17 7 (0.074%) CCNP
17 7 (0.074%) HND
18 6 (0.063%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (3.01%) QA
2 36 (0.38%) SLA
3 17 (0.18%) WCAG
4 11 (0.12%) WAI
5 8 (0.084%) HL7
6 7 (0.074%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.063%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.063%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.032%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.032%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.021%) TickIT
10 2 (0.021%) COBIT
11 1 (0.011%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.011%) DICOM
System Software
1 82 (0.86%) Docker
2 71 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 55 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (0.30%) Varnish
5 24 (0.25%) vCloud
6 14 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (0.13%) vSphere
7 12 (0.13%) KVM
8 11 (0.12%) NFS
9 9 (0.095%) Xen
10 8 (0.084%) SRDF
10 8 (0.084%) Squid
11 6 (0.063%) Firmware
12 4 (0.042%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.032%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.021%) HDFS
14 2 (0.021%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.021%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 156 (1.64%) Puppet
2 137 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (0.54%) Ansible
4 48 (0.50%) Vagrant
5 46 (0.48%) StatsD
6 27 (0.28%) Rundeck
7 25 (0.26%) Salt
8 23 (0.24%) logstash
9 22 (0.23%) Kibana
10 20 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 19 (0.20%) Graylog
12 16 (0.17%) Capistrano
13 15 (0.16%) HP UCMDB
13 15 (0.16%) ZABBIX
14 13 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 13 (0.14%) HAProxy
15 12 (0.13%) Graphite
15 12 (0.13%) Tivoli
16 11 (0.12%) Opsview
17 7 (0.074%) Plesk
Vendors
1 837 (8.80%) Oracle
2 804 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 450 (4.73%) Adobe
4 267 (2.81%) Google
5 172 (1.81%) Zend
6 171 (1.80%) IBM
7 148 (1.56%) Sitecore
8 114 (1.20%) HP
9 97 (1.02%) Twitter
10 92 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
11 84 (0.88%) VMware
12 82 (0.86%) ServiceNow
13 81 (0.85%) Red Hat
14 71 (0.75%) Tableau
15 68 (0.71%) EPiServer
16 65 (0.68%) Sybase
17 64 (0.67%) Citrix
17 64 (0.67%) hybris
18 62 (0.65%) Cisco
19 50 (0.53%) Apigee
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Posted: 11 hours ago
County Durham
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Rate: £280 - 320 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
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Rate: £5000 - £6000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Up to £360 per day
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Rate: Up to £550 per day
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Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Rate: From £275 to £325 per day
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