The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 15 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4492 3049 3334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.75% 7.08% 5.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.55% 19.14% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3024 1901 2035
Average daily rate £350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 87 90
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £42.50 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19076 15932 19789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.16% 36.97% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12561 10005 11910
Average daily rate £375 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 578 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +6 2204 £375 - 836
South East 0 715 £325 -2.25% 425
East of England +3 328 £350 +16.66% 186
North West +8 307 £325 +14.03% 256
South West +1 278 £313 +4.16% 167
West Midlands +3 251 £313 +4.16% 104
Yorkshire +2 218 £300 - 157
East Midlands +1 162 £300 - 118
North East -8 32 £250 -3.84% 35
Midlands -1 6 - -
JavaScript
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6283 (76.62%) HTML
2 5505 (67.13%) CSS
3 3521 (42.94%) jQuery
4 2833 (34.55%) HTML5
5 2586 (31.54%) .NET
6 2209 (26.94%) C#
7 1963 (23.94%) CSS3
8 1875 (22.87%) MVC
9 1838 (22.41%) Java
10 1754 (21.39%) ASP.NET
11 1733 (21.13%) SQL
12 1719 (20.96%) XML
13 1617 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
14 1583 (19.30%) SQL Server
15 1477 (18.01%) Ajax
16 1432 (17.46%) PHP
17 1408 (17.17%) TDD
18 1341 (16.35%) OO
19 1229 (14.99%) Web Services
20 1127 (13.74%) Scrum
21 988 (12.05%) MySQL
22 986 (12.02%) Web Development
23 841 (10.26%) JSON
24 829 (10.11%) Microsoft
25 821 (10.01%) Finance
26 812 (9.90%) E-Commerce
27 802 (9.78%) AngularJS
28 790 (9.63%) Git (software)
29 764 (9.32%) Linux
30 752 (9.17%) Backbone.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 606 (7.39%) CMS
2 533 (6.50%) Node.js
3 404 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 351 (4.28%) Apache
5 269 (3.28%) Drupal
6 241 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 223 (2.72%) IIS
8 195 (2.38%) WordPress
9 159 (1.94%) Umbraco
10 123 (1.50%) WebLogic
11 121 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 118 (1.44%) WebSphere
13 84 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
13 84 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
14 72 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
15 51 (0.62%) Apache Solr
16 47 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
17 43 (0.52%) Alfresco
17 43 (0.52%) MQSeries
18 40 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 414 (5.05%) Photoshop
2 318 (3.88%) MS Excel
3 175 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 138 (1.68%) MS Office
5 63 (0.77%) Fireworks
6 40 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 37 (0.45%) InfoPath
8 27 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
9 21 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
10 20 (0.24%) Acrobat
11 13 (0.16%) MS Project
11 13 (0.16%) InDesign
12 12 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
13 11 (0.13%) PaintShop Pro
14 7 (0.085%) Adobe After Effects
15 5 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
15 5 (0.061%) Mingle
16 4 (0.049%) PowerPivot
17 3 (0.037%) XMetaL
18 1 (0.012%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 129 (1.57%) Magento
2 110 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 56 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 51 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 29 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
6 27 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 24 (0.29%) Tridion
8 15 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 11 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (0.11%) SAP CRM
11 8 (0.098%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (0.085%) SiteCatalyst
13 6 (0.073%) Oracle CRM
13 6 (0.073%) Summit
13 6 (0.073%) RMDS
14 5 (0.061%) Oracle BPM
14 5 (0.061%) RiskWrite
14 5 (0.061%) WebTrends
15 4 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
15 4 (0.049%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 99 (1.21%) SaaS
2 71 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (0.43%) GitHub
5 25 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.24%) Force.com
6 20 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.22%) Heroku
8 15 (0.18%) Google App Engine
9 12 (0.15%) Office 365
10 10 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 8 (0.098%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.073%) Trello
13 5 (0.061%) Joyent
14 3 (0.037%) PaaS
15 2 (0.024%) IaaS
16 1 (0.012%) Engine Yard
16 1 (0.012%) Amazon SQS
16 1 (0.012%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.012%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 284 (3.46%) Internet
2 234 (2.85%) HTTP
3 139 (1.70%) Intranet
4 86 (1.05%) SSL
5 79 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 62 (0.76%) LDAP
7 52 (0.63%) DNS
8 43 (0.52%) HTTPS
9 33 (0.40%) FTP
10 29 (0.35%) SAN
11 26 (0.32%) Firewall
12 24 (0.29%) Wireshark
13 23 (0.28%) VPN
14 17 (0.21%) Kerberos
15 14 (0.17%) Extranet
16 12 (0.15%) X.509
17 10 (0.12%) SSH
17 10 (0.12%) NAS
18 9 (0.11%) RTP
19 8 (0.098%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1583 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 988 (12.05%) MySQL
3 407 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 400 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 274 (3.34%) MongoDB
6 203 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 189 (2.30%) NoSQL
8 178 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 144 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 143 (1.74%) Oracle Database
11 138 (1.68%) RDBMS
12 127 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 86 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
14 78 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
15 71 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
16 63 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
17 62 (0.76%) Big Data
17 62 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
18 55 (0.67%) DB2
19 45 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 790 (9.63%) Git (software)
2 689 (8.40%) Subversion
3 529 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 285 (3.48%) Maven
5 270 (3.29%) Jenkins
6 233 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 205 (2.50%) Selenium
8 195 (2.38%) Cucumber
9 194 (2.37%) Eclipse
10 189 (2.30%) JUnit
11 169 (2.06%) Jasmine
12 153 (1.87%) Ant
12 153 (1.87%) TeamCity
13 151 (1.84%) JIRA
14 129 (1.57%) NUnit
15 122 (1.49%) Grunt
16 96 (1.17%) Hudson
16 96 (1.17%) PhoneGap
17 94 (1.15%) Mercurial
18 90 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 821 (10.01%) Finance
2 340 (4.15%) Retail
3 326 (3.98%) Banking
4 238 (2.90%) Marketing
5 193 (2.35%) Games
6 190 (2.32%) Telecoms
7 136 (1.66%) Publishing
8 123 (1.50%) Advertising
9 113 (1.38%) Investment Banking
10 88 (1.07%) Manufacturing
11 70 (0.85%) Back Office
12 60 (0.73%) Front Office
13 55 (0.67%) Legal
14 42 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 38 (0.46%) Electronics
16 29 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 22 (0.27%) Automotive
18 20 (0.24%) Retail Banking
19 19 (0.23%) Multimedia
20 12 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 6820 (83.17%) Developer
2 1224 (14.93%) Front-End Developer
3 1132 (13.80%) .NET Developer
4 1111 (13.55%) Web Developer
5 693 (8.45%) Java Developer
6 625 (7.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 581 (7.09%) C# Developer
7 581 (7.09%) PHP Developer
8 482 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 438 (5.34%) ASP.NET Developer
10 417 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 324 (3.95%) UI Developer
12 295 (3.60%) UI Programmer
13 278 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 245 (2.99%) Designer
15 215 (2.62%) Analyst
16 213 (2.60%) Front-End Web Developer
17 190 (2.32%) Software Developer
18 162 (1.98%) Architect
19 157 (1.91%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6283 (76.62%) HTML
2 5505 (67.13%) CSS
3 3521 (42.94%) jQuery
4 2833 (34.55%) HTML5
5 2586 (31.54%) .NET
6 1963 (23.94%) CSS3
7 1754 (21.39%) ASP.NET
8 1719 (20.96%) XML
9 1477 (18.01%) Ajax
10 1229 (14.99%) Web Services
11 841 (10.26%) JSON
12 802 (9.78%) AngularJS
13 752 (9.17%) Backbone.js
14 751 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 617 (7.52%) Spring
16 613 (7.48%) XHTML
17 575 (7.01%) .NET Framework
18 549 (6.70%) JSP
19 532 (6.49%) REST
20 501 (6.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 370 (4.51%) Mobile App
2 324 (3.95%) Open Source
3 311 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 201 (2.45%) W3C
5 150 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 148 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 88 (1.07%) Social Media
8 76 (0.93%) Web 2.0
9 73 (0.89%) Graphic Design
10 71 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 68 (0.83%) N-Tier
12 66 (0.80%) Visualisation
12 66 (0.80%) iPad
13 61 (0.74%) iPhone
14 53 (0.65%) Client/Server
15 52 (0.63%) RIA
15 52 (0.63%) NHS
16 44 (0.54%) Blackberry
17 42 (0.51%) Management Information System
18 38 (0.46%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 764 (9.32%) Linux
2 547 (6.67%) Windows
3 510 (6.22%) UNIX
4 342 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 324 (3.95%) Android
6 129 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 97 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (0.79%) Windows XP
9 57 (0.70%) Solaris
10 54 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 43 (0.52%) Windows 2000
12 40 (0.49%) Windows 7
13 33 (0.40%) Windows Phone
14 31 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 27 (0.33%) AIX
16 26 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 22 (0.27%) Windows 8
18 21 (0.26%) HPUX
19 16 (0.20%) CentOS
20 13 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1875 (22.87%) MVC
2 1617 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 1408 (17.17%) TDD
4 1341 (16.35%) OO
5 1127 (13.74%) Scrum
6 986 (12.02%) Web Development
7 812 (9.90%) E-Commerce
8 717 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 558 (6.80%) BDD
10 541 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
11 504 (6.15%) OOP
12 401 (4.89%) Unit Testing
13 373 (4.55%) Web Design
14 360 (4.39%) Software Engineering
15 312 (3.80%) Content Management
16 264 (3.22%) CRM
17 257 (3.13%) SOA
18 217 (2.65%) SEO
19 194 (2.37%) Workflow
20 193 (2.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2209 (26.94%) C#
2 1838 (22.41%) Java
3 1733 (21.13%) SQL
4 1432 (17.46%) PHP
5 418 (5.10%) Ruby
6 354 (4.32%) Python
7 332 (4.05%) T-SQL
8 253 (3.09%) VB.NET
9 231 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 188 (2.29%) PHP5
11 186 (2.27%) Perl
12 174 (2.12%) VB
13 167 (2.04%) C++
14 149 (1.82%) C
15 133 (1.62%) Scala
16 110 (1.34%) VBA
17 104 (1.27%) XPath
18 102 (1.24%) ActionScript
19 100 (1.22%) Objective-C
20 93 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 482 (5.88%) Degree
2 289 (3.52%) Security Cleared
3 217 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 107 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 65 (0.79%) ISEB
6 55 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 41 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.13%) Sun Certification
10 9 (0.11%) MCITP
11 8 (0.098%) MCSD
11 8 (0.098%) CTC Cleared
12 6 (0.073%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.073%) BC Cleared
13 5 (0.061%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 4 (0.049%) MCP
14 4 (0.049%) MCAD
14 4 (0.049%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.037%) MCPD
15 3 (0.037%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (3.45%) QA
2 33 (0.40%) WCAG
3 27 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 23 (0.28%) SLA
5 21 (0.26%) WAI
6 17 (0.21%) HL7
7 13 (0.16%) Section 508
8 9 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.085%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.073%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.024%) ISO 9002
12 2 (0.024%) Basel III
12 2 (0.024%) JTAG
12 2 (0.024%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.012%) EMIR
13 1 (0.012%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.012%) TickIT
System Software
1 45 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 21 (0.26%) Varnish
3 18 (0.22%) Nmap
4 8 (0.098%) NFS
5 6 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.061%) SRDF
6 5 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.061%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.037%) XenApp
7 3 (0.037%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.037%) Cygwin
7 3 (0.037%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (0.024%) vSphere
9 1 (0.012%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.012%) vCloud
9 1 (0.012%) KVM
9 1 (0.012%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 83 (1.01%) Puppet
2 77 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 48 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (0.34%) Nagios
5 17 (0.21%) Nessus
6 16 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (0.13%) Capistrano
7 11 (0.13%) Control-M
7 11 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 10 (0.12%) Vagrant
9 9 (0.11%) SCOM
9 9 (0.11%) HP UCMDB
9 9 (0.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 6 (0.073%) Ansible
10 6 (0.073%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.049%) ITRS Geneos
12 3 (0.037%) Cacti
12 3 (0.037%) Munin
12 3 (0.037%) OpenAM
13 2 (0.024%) WMI
Vendors
1 829 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 724 (8.83%) Oracle
3 356 (4.34%) Adobe
4 271 (3.30%) Zend
5 154 (1.88%) Google
6 145 (1.77%) HP
7 132 (1.61%) Twitter
8 115 (1.40%) JBoss
9 98 (1.20%) SAP
10 90 (1.10%) IBM
11 86 (1.05%) Sitecore
12 82 (1.00%) ServiceNow
13 73 (0.89%) Facebook
14 69 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
15 67 (0.82%) ATG
16 63 (0.77%) Sencha
17 50 (0.61%) EPiServer
17 50 (0.61%) Apple
18 46 (0.56%) Sybase
19 37 (0.45%) Red Hat
Chester, Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 1 hour ago
South Croydon, Surrey
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £220 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day Initially for 3 Months
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Rate: £220.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day excellent day rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300-£340
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Annum contract
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £475 per day excellent salary or rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £285 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis IT
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday