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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4685 4211 3986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.93% 8.73% 7.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.24% 22.09% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3113 2851 2464
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 115
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.72 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +20.00%
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
19324 19066 20263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.84% 39.51% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12579 12317 12167
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 501 707
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.76 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 2480 £400 +3.89% 825
South East -4 708 £350 - 428
East of England -4 297 £364 +7.77% 141
South West -3 288 £339 +5.85% 158
West Midlands +7 250 £315 +14.54% 115
North West -1 248 £325 +4.83% 279
Yorkshire -4 193 £300 - 227
East Midlands -1 115 £325 +18.18% 100
North East +9 64 £325 - 48
Midlands +3 9 £394 -31.52%
South Coast - - - -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6862 (75.40%) HTML
2 5865 (64.44%) CSS
3 3434 (37.73%) jQuery
4 3208 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
5 3207 (35.24%) HTML5
6 2888 (31.73%) .NET
7 2536 (27.87%) C#
8 2159 (23.72%) CSS3
9 2115 (23.24%) Java
10 2106 (23.14%) ASP.NET
11 2103 (23.11%) MVC
12 1754 (19.27%) SQL
13 1728 (18.99%) TDD
14 1641 (18.03%) OO
15 1583 (17.39%) SQL Server
16 1522 (16.72%) XML
17 1518 (16.68%) AngularJS
18 1478 (16.24%) PHP
19 1324 (14.55%) Web Services
20 1293 (14.21%) Ajax
21 1107 (12.16%) Git (software)
22 1076 (11.82%) Scrum
23 1059 (11.64%) MySQL
24 1056 (11.60%) Linux
25 1047 (11.50%) Web Development
26 940 (10.33%) Microsoft
27 890 (9.78%) Backbone.js
28 889 (9.77%) Finance
29 865 (9.50%) E-Commerce
30 864 (9.49%) User Experience

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 734 (8.07%) Node.js
2 698 (7.67%) CMS
3 457 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 446 (4.90%) Apache
5 315 (3.46%) IIS
6 247 (2.71%) Tomcat
7 212 (2.33%) Drupal
8 181 (1.99%) Umbraco
8 181 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
9 171 (1.88%) WebSphere
10 169 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 166 (1.82%) WordPress
12 136 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
13 99 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
14 82 (0.90%) WebLogic
15 59 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
16 48 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
17 47 (0.52%) Apache Solr
18 46 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
18 46 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 454 (4.99%) Photoshop
2 304 (3.34%) MS Excel
3 226 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 81 (0.89%) InfoPath
5 74 (0.81%) MS Office
6 52 (0.57%) Fireworks
7 24 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 17 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
9 12 (0.13%) InDesign
10 11 (0.12%) Doxygen
11 10 (0.11%) Acrobat
12 8 (0.088%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.066%) MS Project
14 5 (0.055%) PaintShop Pro
14 5 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
15 4 (0.044%) GIMP
16 2 (0.022%) Maya
16 2 (0.022%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 184 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 124 (1.36%) Magento
3 105 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
4 37 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 34 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 33 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 27 (0.30%) SiteCatalyst
8 16 (0.18%) WebTrends
9 15 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
10 13 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
10 13 (0.14%) Tridion
11 10 (0.11%) Summit
12 8 (0.088%) Oracle CRM
13 6 (0.066%) Oracle Payables
14 4 (0.044%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 4 (0.044%) Agresso
14 4 (0.044%) SAP CRM
14 4 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
15 3 (0.033%) RMDS
15 3 (0.033%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 124 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 87 (0.96%) GitHub
4 75 (0.82%) SaaS
5 56 (0.62%) Force.com
6 45 (0.49%) Office 365
7 40 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 27 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (0.26%) Heroku
11 13 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 10 (0.11%) PaaS
13 8 (0.088%) Amazon EMR
14 7 (0.077%) Rackspace Cloud
15 6 (0.066%) IaaS
16 5 (0.055%) Basecamp
17 4 (0.044%) Joyent
18 3 (0.033%) Google Compute Engine
19 2 (0.022%) SuccessFactors
19 2 (0.022%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 351 (3.86%) HTTP
2 286 (3.14%) Internet
3 144 (1.58%) Intranet
4 138 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 82 (0.90%) HTTPS
6 67 (0.74%) SSL
7 66 (0.73%) DNS
8 54 (0.59%) LDAP
9 46 (0.51%) SAN
10 40 (0.44%) FTP
11 38 (0.42%) Firewall
12 35 (0.38%) Extranet
13 34 (0.37%) SSH
14 32 (0.35%) Wireshark
15 24 (0.26%) VPN
16 17 (0.19%) NAS
17 13 (0.14%) Wireless
18 12 (0.13%) Modbus
18 12 (0.13%) MQTT
18 12 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1583 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1059 (11.64%) MySQL
3 465 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 364 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 278 (3.05%) MongoDB
6 255 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 246 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 173 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 163 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 149 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 148 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 141 (1.55%) Oracle Database
13 114 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
14 109 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
15 99 (1.09%) Big Data
16 84 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
17 83 (0.91%) Redis
18 56 (0.62%) DB2
19 52 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
20 46 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1107 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 756 (8.31%) Subversion
3 534 (5.87%) Visual Studio
4 305 (3.35%) Maven
5 284 (3.12%) Selenium
6 272 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 271 (2.98%) Jasmine
8 265 (2.91%) Jenkins
9 263 (2.89%) Grunt
10 257 (2.82%) JUnit
11 246 (2.70%) Cucumber
12 227 (2.49%) JIRA
13 210 (2.31%) Eclipse
14 178 (1.96%) TeamCity
15 160 (1.76%) NUnit
16 154 (1.69%) Ant
17 126 (1.38%) WebDriver
18 119 (1.31%) PHPUnit
19 113 (1.24%) QuickTest Pro
20 92 (1.01%) Hudson
General
1 889 (9.77%) Finance
2 429 (4.71%) Banking
3 338 (3.71%) Marketing
4 304 (3.34%) Retail
5 187 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 142 (1.56%) Games
7 139 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 118 (1.30%) Advertising
9 112 (1.23%) Publishing
9 112 (1.23%) Front Office
10 100 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 64 (0.70%) Back Office
12 52 (0.57%) Legal
13 45 (0.49%) Electronics
14 30 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 23 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 20 (0.22%) Multimedia
17 18 (0.20%) Automotive
18 13 (0.14%) Law
18 13 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7485 (82.24%) Developer
2 1468 (16.13%) Front-End Developer
3 1167 (12.82%) Web Developer
4 1136 (12.48%) .NET Developer
5 777 (8.54%) Java Developer
6 728 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 645 (7.09%) C# Developer
8 633 (6.96%) Senior Developer
9 582 (6.39%) PHP Developer
10 468 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 407 (4.47%) ASP.NET Developer
12 311 (3.42%) UI Developer
13 292 (3.21%) UI Programmer
14 288 (3.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 271 (2.98%) Designer
16 232 (2.55%) Front-End Web Developer
17 225 (2.47%) Analyst
18 224 (2.46%) SharePoint Developer
19 179 (1.97%) Software Engineer
20 177 (1.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6862 (75.40%) HTML
2 5865 (64.44%) CSS
3 3434 (37.73%) jQuery
4 3207 (35.24%) HTML5
5 2888 (31.73%) .NET
6 2159 (23.72%) CSS3
7 2106 (23.14%) ASP.NET
8 1522 (16.72%) XML
9 1518 (16.68%) AngularJS
10 1324 (14.55%) Web Services
11 1293 (14.21%) Ajax
12 890 (9.78%) Backbone.js
13 810 (8.90%) JSON
14 784 (8.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 669 (7.35%) JSP
16 655 (7.20%) Spring
17 633 (6.96%) REST
18 629 (6.91%) .NET Framework
19 573 (6.30%) WCF
20 557 (6.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 864 (9.49%) User Experience
2 409 (4.49%) Open Source
3 361 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 329 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 304 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
6 196 (2.15%) W3C
7 181 (1.99%) Visualisation
8 132 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 110 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 94 (1.03%) Digital Media
11 88 (0.97%) N-Tier
12 78 (0.86%) iPad
13 71 (0.78%) Social Media
14 64 (0.70%) Graphic Design
15 62 (0.68%) iPhone
16 61 (0.67%) GIS
17 57 (0.63%) Mathematics
17 57 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
18 51 (0.56%) Web 2.0
19 50 (0.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1056 (11.60%) Linux
2 634 (6.97%) UNIX
3 600 (6.59%) Windows
4 302 (3.32%) Apple iOS
5 295 (3.24%) Android
6 129 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 110 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 85 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 84 (0.92%) CentOS
10 68 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 53 (0.58%) Solaris
12 46 (0.51%) Windows 2000
13 42 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 41 (0.45%) AIX
15 38 (0.42%) Ubuntu
16 34 (0.37%) Windows 7
17 21 (0.23%) Mac OS
18 16 (0.18%) Windows Phone
18 16 (0.18%) HPUX
19 13 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3208 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 2103 (23.11%) MVC
3 1728 (18.99%) TDD
4 1641 (18.03%) OO
5 1076 (11.82%) Scrum
6 1047 (11.50%) Web Development
7 865 (9.50%) E-Commerce
8 815 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
9 740 (8.13%) BDD
10 686 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
11 501 (5.50%) Unit Testing
12 471 (5.18%) OOP
13 450 (4.94%) Web Design
14 426 (4.68%) Software Engineering
15 394 (4.33%) CRM
16 304 (3.34%) Content Management
17 265 (2.91%) Workflow
18 261 (2.87%) SOA
19 239 (2.63%) Project Management
20 194 (2.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2536 (27.87%) C#
2 2115 (23.24%) Java
3 1754 (19.27%) SQL
4 1478 (16.24%) PHP
5 549 (6.03%) Python
6 537 (5.90%) Ruby
7 379 (4.16%) T-SQL
8 253 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 231 (2.54%) C++
10 219 (2.41%) Scala
11 215 (2.36%) Perl
12 207 (2.27%) VB
13 200 (2.20%) PL/SQL
14 186 (2.04%) PHP5
15 145 (1.59%) PowerShell
15 145 (1.59%) C
16 129 (1.42%) Objective-C
17 123 (1.35%) VBScript
18 102 (1.12%) Shell Script
19 74 (0.81%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 540 (5.93%) Degree
2 396 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 299 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 190 (2.09%) ISTQB
5 120 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 103 (1.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 90 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 74 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (0.52%) ISEB
10 30 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (0.30%) MCITP
12 26 (0.29%) Sun Certification
13 16 (0.18%) MCSD
14 11 (0.12%) MCSE
15 10 (0.11%) CCNA
15 10 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
16 8 (0.088%) BC Cleared
17 7 (0.077%) OCPJP
17 7 (0.077%) MCPD
18 6 (0.066%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 356 (3.91%) QA
2 27 (0.30%) WCAG
3 24 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 22 (0.24%) SLA
5 14 (0.15%) HL7
5 14 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.14%) WAI
7 9 (0.099%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.066%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.066%) GPG13
9 5 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.033%) SNOMED CT
11 2 (0.022%) Section 508
12 1 (0.011%) EMIR
12 1 (0.011%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.011%) COBIT
12 1 (0.011%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 35 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.24%) vCloud
4 20 (0.22%) Nmap
5 18 (0.20%) Docker
6 17 (0.19%) Varnish
7 10 (0.11%) VirtualBox
8 9 (0.099%) Shibboleth
9 8 (0.088%) NFS
10 6 (0.066%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.055%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.044%) Xen
12 4 (0.044%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.044%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.033%) Cygwin
14 2 (0.022%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.022%) SRDF
14 2 (0.022%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.022%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 108 (1.19%) Puppet
2 69 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 30 (0.33%) Nagios
5 29 (0.32%) Vagrant
6 25 (0.27%) Capistrano
7 23 (0.25%) Graylog2
8 20 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 20 (0.22%) Nessus
9 17 (0.19%) ZABBIX
10 16 (0.18%) Kibana
11 14 (0.15%) Ansible
12 13 (0.14%) Zenoss
13 12 (0.13%) SCOM
14 8 (0.088%) SCOrch
15 7 (0.077%) ITRS Geneos
16 6 (0.066%) Salt
17 5 (0.055%) Control-M
17 5 (0.055%) Tivoli
17 5 (0.055%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 940 (10.33%) Microsoft
2 784 (8.61%) Oracle
3 347 (3.81%) Adobe
4 294 (3.23%) Zend
5 222 (2.44%) HP
6 154 (1.69%) Google
7 152 (1.67%) Sitecore
8 133 (1.46%) JBoss
9 123 (1.35%) IBM
10 122 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
11 114 (1.25%) Twitter
12 79 (0.87%) SAP
13 59 (0.65%) EPiServer
14 53 (0.58%) Facebook
15 52 (0.57%) Red Hat
16 47 (0.52%) VMware
16 47 (0.52%) Sencha
17 42 (0.46%) Sybase
18 41 (0.45%) ServiceNow
19 38 (0.42%) hybris
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £425 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum for 6 Months
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day 3m rolling - Poss higher £ for Node Experts!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago