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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5691 5477 4784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.63% 10.43% 9.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.30% 27.00% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4249 3971 3204
Median daily rate £413 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 59 35
Median hourly rate £37.85 £33.55 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.81% +3.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.12 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £44.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.85 £36.50 £33.11
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +10.23%
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
20109 20283 19474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.10% 38.62% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13935 13969 12813
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 472 389
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 £15.83 £17.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.94 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 2980 £450 +5.88% 889
South East +3 815 £375 +0.26% 388
North West +11 395 £383 +0.65% 264
Yorkshire +1 374 £380 +8.57% 175
South West +2 314 £350 - 183
West Midlands -1 253 £350 +3.32% 139
East Midlands +6 242 £375 +11.11% 109
East of England -12 156 £375 +7.14% 187
North East -4 142 £416 -2.05% 33
Midlands -3 7 £500 +5.26% 2
South Coast +2 3 £263 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7436 (67.26%) HTML
2 6634 (60.01%) CSS
3 4922 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3713 (33.59%) AngularJS
5 3626 (32.80%) HTML5
6 3270 (29.58%) Java
7 2798 (25.31%) jQuery
8 2668 (24.13%) .NET
9 2552 (23.08%) CSS3
10 2542 (22.99%) C#
11 2362 (21.37%) MVC
12 2347 (21.23%) TDD
13 2228 (20.15%) Front End Development
14 2142 (19.38%) SQL
15 2110 (19.09%) Web Development
16 1990 (18.00%) Node.js
17 1752 (15.85%) Git (software)
18 1617 (14.63%) PHP
19 1616 (14.62%) Scrum
20 1579 (14.28%) SQL Server
21 1576 (14.26%) Web Services
22 1562 (14.13%) ASP.NET
23 1492 (13.50%) React
24 1472 (13.32%) XML
25 1361 (12.31%) OO
26 1286 (11.63%) Finance
27 1175 (10.63%) BDD
28 1172 (10.60%) REST
29 1161 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
30 1118 (10.11%) User Experience

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
1 700 (6.33%) CMS
2 418 (3.78%) Tomcat
3 415 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 353 (3.19%) Apache
5 312 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
6 231 (2.09%) IIS
7 229 (2.07%) Confluence
7 229 (2.07%) WordPress
8 220 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 198 (1.79%) Drupal
10 193 (1.75%) JBoss
11 158 (1.43%) WebSphere
12 149 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 138 (1.25%) Umbraco
14 125 (1.13%) nginx
15 121 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
16 109 (0.99%) WebLogic
17 93 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
18 78 (0.71%) Apache Solr
19 63 (0.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 310 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 267 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 100 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 87 (0.79%) MS Office
5 74 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 40 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
7 36 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 28 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
9 24 (0.22%) InfoPath
10 23 (0.21%) InDesign
11 20 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
12 10 (0.090%) GIMP
13 9 (0.081%) Fireworks
13 9 (0.081%) InVision
14 8 (0.072%) Adobe Captivate
14 8 (0.072%) PaintShop Pro
15 5 (0.045%) MS Project
16 4 (0.036%) Mingle
17 3 (0.027%) FrameMaker
17 3 (0.027%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 233 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 145 (1.31%) Magento
3 52 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 40 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 22 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
6 19 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 13 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
7 13 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (0.090%) SDL Web 8
9 7 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.054%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.054%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 6 (0.054%) Unit4 Business World
11 5 (0.045%) Fredhopper
11 5 (0.045%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 5 (0.045%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.045%) Teamcenter
11 5 (0.045%) WebTrends
12 3 (0.027%) Eloqua
12 3 (0.027%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 736 (6.66%) Amazon AWS
2 518 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 382 (3.46%) GitHub
4 155 (1.40%) SaaS
5 133 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 121 (1.09%) PaaS
7 108 (0.98%) Office 365
8 80 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 70 (0.63%) IaaS
10 52 (0.47%) Google Analytics
11 49 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
11 49 (0.44%) Heroku
12 40 (0.36%) Amazon S3
13 39 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
14 36 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
15 32 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
16 26 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
17 23 (0.21%) Google App Engine
18 18 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
18 18 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 431 (3.90%) HTTP
2 337 (3.05%) Network Security
3 253 (2.29%) Internet
4 116 (1.05%) LDAP
5 75 (0.68%) DNS
6 66 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 61 (0.55%) SSL
8 54 (0.49%) Intranet
9 53 (0.48%) HTTPS
10 42 (0.38%) SNMP
11 39 (0.35%) Firewall
11 39 (0.35%) SAN
12 25 (0.23%) iSCSI
12 25 (0.23%) NAS
13 24 (0.22%) AMQP
14 18 (0.16%) FTP
14 18 (0.16%) LAN
14 18 (0.16%) SMS
14 18 (0.16%) WAN
15 17 (0.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1579 (14.28%) SQL Server
2 990 (8.96%) MySQL
3 671 (6.07%) MongoDB
4 516 (4.67%) NoSQL
5 498 (4.50%) Relational Database
6 358 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
7 187 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 185 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 170 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 169 (1.53%) Hadoop
11 152 (1.37%) Big Data
12 149 (1.35%) RDBMS
12 149 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 132 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
14 127 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
15 113 (1.02%) Redis
16 110 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 104 (0.94%) DB2
18 64 (0.58%) Couchbase
19 59 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1752 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 706 (6.39%) Jenkins
3 633 (5.73%) Grunt
4 526 (4.76%) Subversion
5 520 (4.70%) gulp
6 518 (4.69%) JIRA
7 504 (4.56%) Visual Studio
8 455 (4.12%) Selenium
9 448 (4.05%) Cucumber
10 447 (4.04%) Maven
11 428 (3.87%) Jasmine
12 374 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 316 (2.86%) JUnit
14 280 (2.53%) TeamCity
15 209 (1.89%) WebDriver
16 185 (1.67%) Mocha
17 177 (1.60%) webpack
18 173 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
19 169 (1.53%) Eclipse
20 149 (1.35%) Mockito
General
1 1286 (11.63%) Finance
2 685 (6.20%) Banking
3 396 (3.58%) Marketing
4 392 (3.55%) Retail
5 199 (1.80%) Publishing
6 159 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 151 (1.37%) Games
8 148 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 144 (1.30%) Advertising
10 113 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 100 (0.90%) Front Office
12 73 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 65 (0.59%) Electronics
14 54 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
15 51 (0.46%) Automotive
16 41 (0.37%) Law
17 37 (0.33%) Back Office
18 31 (0.28%) Legal
19 24 (0.22%) Military
20 21 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8790 (79.51%) Developer
2 2120 (19.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 1827 (16.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1267 (11.46%) Java Developer
5 1262 (11.42%) .NET Developer
6 852 (7.71%) Senior Developer
7 814 (7.36%) HTML Developer
8 812 (7.35%) C# Developer
9 711 (6.43%) Web Developer
10 694 (6.28%) Angular Developer
11 595 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
12 588 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
13 547 (4.95%) PHP Developer
14 533 (4.82%) HTML CSS Developer
15 449 (4.06%) UI Developer
16 429 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
17 400 (3.62%) Architect
18 393 (3.55%) Agile Developer
19 385 (3.48%) Node.js Developer
20 353 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7436 (67.26%) HTML
2 6634 (60.01%) CSS
3 3713 (33.59%) AngularJS
4 3626 (32.80%) HTML5
5 2798 (25.31%) jQuery
6 2668 (24.13%) .NET
7 2552 (23.08%) CSS3
8 1990 (18.00%) Node.js
9 1576 (14.26%) Web Services
10 1562 (14.13%) ASP.NET
11 1492 (13.50%) React
12 1472 (13.32%) XML
13 1172 (10.60%) REST
14 1108 (10.02%) JSON
14 1108 (10.02%) Sass
15 1084 (9.81%) Spring
16 890 (8.05%) RESTful
17 854 (7.73%) Ajax
18 834 (7.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 819 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1118 (10.11%) User Experience
2 379 (3.43%) Mobile App
3 377 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 371 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 363 (3.28%) Digital Media
6 182 (1.65%) Visualisation
7 163 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 97 (0.88%) Fintech
9 84 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 73 (0.66%) NHS
10 73 (0.66%) Virtual Team
11 71 (0.64%) Algorithms
12 69 (0.62%) CMDB
13 63 (0.57%) iPad
13 63 (0.57%) W3C
14 61 (0.55%) Data Structures
14 61 (0.55%) e-Learning
14 61 (0.55%) Public Cloud
15 60 (0.54%) Management Information System
15 60 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1076 (9.73%) Linux
2 636 (5.75%) Windows
3 523 (4.73%) Unix
4 286 (2.59%) Android
5 283 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 103 (0.93%) Mac OS X
7 96 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 90 (0.81%) Windows Server
9 53 (0.48%) Windows Phone
10 52 (0.47%) CentOS
10 52 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (0.42%) Solaris
12 42 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 25 (0.23%) Windows 10
15 19 (0.17%) Ubuntu
16 18 (0.16%) AIX
17 17 (0.15%) webOS
17 17 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
18 15 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4922 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2362 (21.37%) MVC
3 2347 (21.23%) TDD
4 2228 (20.15%) Front End Development
5 2110 (19.09%) Web Development
6 1616 (14.62%) Scrum
7 1361 (12.31%) OO
8 1175 (10.63%) BDD
9 1161 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
10 1038 (9.39%) E-Commerce
11 781 (7.06%) Responsive Web Design
12 709 (6.41%) Software Engineering
13 705 (6.38%) CRM
14 608 (5.50%) Unit Testing
15 592 (5.36%) DevOps
16 580 (5.25%) Open Source
17 504 (4.56%) OOP
18 500 (4.52%) SDLC
19 494 (4.47%) Microservices
20 425 (3.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3270 (29.58%) Java
2 2542 (22.99%) C#
3 2142 (19.38%) SQL
4 1617 (14.63%) PHP
5 792 (7.16%) Python
6 634 (5.73%) Ruby
7 426 (3.85%) Scala
8 360 (3.26%) T-SQL
9 350 (3.17%) ES6
10 325 (2.94%) C++
11 291 (2.63%) Perl
12 209 (1.89%) C
12 209 (1.89%) TypeScript
13 206 (1.86%) PowerShell
14 197 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 165 (1.49%) VB
16 158 (1.43%) VB.NET
17 154 (1.39%) Groovy
18 147 (1.33%) Bash Shell
19 146 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 532 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 531 (4.80%) Degree
3 345 (3.12%) SC Cleared
4 85 (0.77%) DV Cleared
5 74 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 66 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 36 (0.33%) ISEB
9 31 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (0.23%) DBS Check
11 20 (0.18%) MCSE
12 18 (0.16%) CCNP
13 17 (0.15%) MCSD
14 16 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 13 (0.12%) PMP
16 12 (0.11%) CCNA
16 12 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (0.100%) BC Cleared
17 11 (0.100%) MCP
18 10 (0.090%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 430 (3.89%) QA
2 87 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 63 (0.57%) WAI
4 44 (0.40%) SLA
5 32 (0.29%) WCAG
6 28 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 24 (0.22%) SDET
8 17 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 11 (0.100%) FATCA
10 9 (0.081%) HL7
11 7 (0.063%) COBIT
11 7 (0.063%) MiFID
12 4 (0.036%) Actionable Recommendations
12 4 (0.036%) EMIR
12 4 (0.036%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.027%) GCP
13 3 (0.027%) ISO 14001
13 3 (0.027%) MISRA
13 3 (0.027%) MISRA C
14 2 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 352 (3.18%) Docker
2 141 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 80 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
4 73 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (0.35%) Xen
6 37 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 35 (0.32%) KVM
8 25 (0.23%) vSphere
9 17 (0.15%) NFS
9 17 (0.15%) Varnish
10 14 (0.13%) SRDF
11 13 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.090%) vCloud
14 7 (0.063%) VMware ESX
15 4 (0.036%) Shibboleth
16 3 (0.027%) HDFS
16 3 (0.027%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.027%) Squid
16 3 (0.027%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 281 (2.54%) Puppet
2 206 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 117 (1.06%) Ansible
4 56 (0.51%) Kubernetes
5 35 (0.32%) Kibana
6 32 (0.29%) Nagios
7 22 (0.20%) SCCM
8 21 (0.19%) logstash
9 20 (0.18%) StatsD
10 17 (0.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 16 (0.14%) HP SiteScope
11 16 (0.14%) Tivoli
12 15 (0.14%) Graphite
13 13 (0.12%) Grafana
13 13 (0.12%) SCOrch
14 12 (0.11%) BladeLogic
14 12 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
14 12 (0.11%) Terraform
15 11 (0.100%) Ganglia
15 11 (0.100%) SCOM
Vendors
1 947 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 792 (7.16%) Oracle
3 441 (3.99%) Adobe
4 233 (2.11%) ServiceNow
5 188 (1.70%) IBM
5 188 (1.70%) Sitecore
6 184 (1.66%) Google
7 172 (1.56%) Zend
8 123 (1.11%) Atlassian
9 119 (1.08%) VMware
10 108 (0.98%) SAP
11 103 (0.93%) Red Hat
12 97 (0.88%) hybris
13 87 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
14 82 (0.74%) EPiServer
15 70 (0.63%) HP
15 70 (0.63%) New Relic
16 69 (0.62%) Twitter
17 68 (0.62%) Sybase
18 66 (0.60%) Xamarin
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City, London
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