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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4445 3810 3731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.00% 8.18% 7.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.09% 21.13% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3003 2531 2364
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 94
Average hourly rate £33.78 £33.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £18.00 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18455 18027 19368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.37% 38.69% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12015 11382 11801
Average daily rate £395 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £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 389 524 747
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.50 £18.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +9 2440 £400 +6.66% 820
South East 0 721 £350 - 433
South West +3 255 £325 +8.33% 186
East of England 0 252 £350 +7.69% 148
North West -4 237 £325 +8.33% 224
West Midlands 0 198 £320 +16.36% 104
Yorkshire -4 161 £300 +9.09% 172
East Midlands +3 111 £295 +11.32% 117
North East +13 37 £300 +5.72% 46
Midlands -9 3 - - 3
South Coast - - - -
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6715 (76.00%) HTML
2 5792 (65.56%) CSS
3 3519 (39.83%) jQuery
4 3078 (34.84%) HTML5
5 2776 (31.42%) .NET
6 2452 (27.75%) C#
7 2068 (23.41%) CSS3
8 2011 (22.76%) Java
9 1980 (22.41%) ASP.NET
10 1965 (22.24%) MVC
11 1759 (19.91%) SQL
12 1672 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
13 1663 (18.82%) TDD
14 1632 (18.47%) XML
15 1627 (18.42%) SQL Server
16 1530 (17.32%) OO
17 1481 (16.76%) PHP
18 1356 (15.35%) Web Services
19 1337 (15.13%) Ajax
20 1252 (14.17%) AngularJS
21 1092 (12.36%) Web Development
22 1051 (11.90%) Scrum
23 1039 (11.76%) MySQL
24 985 (11.15%) Git (software)
25 936 (10.59%) Linux
26 892 (10.10%) Finance
27 866 (9.80%) Microsoft
28 865 (9.79%) E-Commerce
29 847 (9.59%) Backbone.js
30 830 (9.39%) JSON

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 693 (7.84%) CMS
2 636 (7.20%) Node.js
3 445 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 386 (4.37%) Apache
5 280 (3.17%) IIS
6 238 (2.69%) Drupal
7 215 (2.43%) Tomcat
8 199 (2.25%) WordPress
9 194 (2.20%) Umbraco
10 160 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 151 (1.71%) WebSphere
12 123 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
13 119 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 105 (1.19%) WebLogic
15 90 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
16 50 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
16 50 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
17 44 (0.50%) MQSeries
17 44 (0.50%) Apache Solr
18 41 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 418 (4.73%) Photoshop
2 312 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 216 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 112 (1.27%) MS Office
5 79 (0.89%) InfoPath
6 39 (0.44%) Fireworks
7 26 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 26 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
8 20 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
9 19 (0.22%) Acrobat
10 11 (0.12%) InDesign
11 6 (0.068%) Adobe Captivate
11 6 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.057%) Doxygen
12 5 (0.057%) MS Project
13 4 (0.045%) PaintShop Pro
13 4 (0.045%) GIMP
14 3 (0.034%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.023%) PowerPivot
16 1 (0.011%) Blender
Business Applications
1 142 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 135 (1.53%) Magento
3 98 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
4 49 (0.55%) Google Analytics
5 37 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 30 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
7 29 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 20 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
9 18 (0.20%) Tridion
10 13 (0.15%) SAP CRM
11 12 (0.14%) WebTrends
11 12 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
12 11 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
13 10 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
14 8 (0.091%) Summit
14 8 (0.091%) Oracle CRM
15 3 (0.034%) Agresso
15 3 (0.034%) RMDS
15 3 (0.034%) RiskWrite
15 3 (0.034%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 108 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 93 (1.05%) SaaS
4 66 (0.75%) GitHub
5 40 (0.45%) Force.com
6 36 (0.41%) Office 365
7 33 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 30 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (0.23%) Heroku
10 19 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
12 11 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 11 (0.12%) PaaS
13 8 (0.091%) Amazon EMR
14 5 (0.057%) IaaS
15 4 (0.045%) Joyent
16 3 (0.034%) Google Apps
16 3 (0.034%) Google Compute Engine
17 2 (0.023%) SuccessFactors
17 2 (0.023%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 324 (3.67%) HTTP
2 274 (3.10%) Internet
3 124 (1.40%) Intranet
4 121 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 73 (0.83%) HTTPS
6 67 (0.76%) SSL
7 58 (0.66%) LDAP
8 57 (0.65%) DNS
9 39 (0.44%) SAN
10 35 (0.40%) Firewall
10 35 (0.40%) Wireshark
11 31 (0.35%) FTP
12 30 (0.34%) SSH
13 28 (0.32%) Extranet
14 24 (0.27%) VPN
15 13 (0.15%) NAS
16 12 (0.14%) Broadband
17 11 (0.12%) Kerberos
18 10 (0.11%) AMQP
19 8 (0.091%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1627 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 1039 (11.76%) MySQL
3 413 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 394 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 281 (3.18%) MongoDB
6 255 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 230 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 181 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 173 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 150 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 131 (1.48%) RDBMS
12 114 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 112 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
14 98 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
14 98 (1.11%) Big Data
15 68 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
16 64 (0.72%) Redis
17 59 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
18 57 (0.65%) DB2
19 52 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 985 (11.15%) Git (software)
2 754 (8.53%) Subversion
3 558 (6.32%) Visual Studio
4 315 (3.57%) Maven
5 272 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 257 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 246 (2.78%) JUnit
8 236 (2.67%) Selenium
9 235 (2.66%) Cucumber
10 233 (2.64%) Jasmine
11 212 (2.40%) TeamCity
12 209 (2.37%) JIRA
13 207 (2.34%) Eclipse
14 198 (2.24%) Grunt
15 136 (1.54%) NUnit
16 133 (1.51%) Ant
17 125 (1.41%) WebDriver
18 122 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
19 103 (1.17%) Mercurial
20 100 (1.13%) Hudson
General
1 892 (10.10%) Finance
2 407 (4.61%) Banking
3 328 (3.71%) Retail
4 267 (3.02%) Marketing
5 170 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 169 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 157 (1.78%) Games
8 118 (1.34%) Advertising
8 118 (1.34%) Publishing
9 115 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 85 (0.96%) Front Office
11 78 (0.88%) Back Office
12 60 (0.68%) Legal
13 43 (0.49%) Electronics
14 38 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 29 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 21 (0.24%) Automotive
17 16 (0.18%) Retail Banking
18 15 (0.17%) French Language
19 13 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7320 (82.85%) Developer
2 1402 (15.87%) Front-End Developer
3 1192 (13.49%) Web Developer
4 1137 (12.87%) .NET Developer
5 746 (8.44%) Java Developer
6 726 (8.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 647 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 565 (6.40%) PHP Developer
9 534 (6.04%) Senior Developer
10 468 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 424 (4.80%) ASP.NET Developer
12 313 (3.54%) UI Developer
13 303 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 286 (3.24%) UI Programmer
15 251 (2.84%) Designer
16 232 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
17 222 (2.51%) Analyst
18 200 (2.26%) SharePoint Developer
19 183 (2.07%) Consultant
20 167 (1.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6715 (76.00%) HTML
2 5792 (65.56%) CSS
3 3519 (39.83%) jQuery
4 3078 (34.84%) HTML5
5 2776 (31.42%) .NET
6 2068 (23.41%) CSS3
7 1980 (22.41%) ASP.NET
8 1632 (18.47%) XML
9 1356 (15.35%) Web Services
10 1337 (15.13%) Ajax
11 1252 (14.17%) AngularJS
12 847 (9.59%) Backbone.js
13 830 (9.39%) JSON
14 760 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 661 (7.48%) JSP
16 620 (7.02%) .NET Framework
17 616 (6.97%) Spring
18 588 (6.66%) XHTML
19 585 (6.62%) REST
20 561 (6.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 365 (4.13%) Open Source
2 362 (4.10%) Mobile App
3 313 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 206 (2.33%) W3C
5 173 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 137 (1.55%) Visualisation
7 107 (1.21%) Digital Media
8 86 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 75 (0.85%) iPad
10 73 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 68 (0.77%) Graphic Design
12 65 (0.74%) Social Media
13 59 (0.67%) iPhone
14 58 (0.66%) Web 2.0
15 54 (0.61%) RIA
16 51 (0.58%) GIS
17 49 (0.55%) Wiki
18 45 (0.51%) DTV
19 44 (0.50%) Client/Server
20 43 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 936 (10.59%) Linux
2 635 (7.19%) UNIX
3 605 (6.85%) Windows
4 322 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 290 (3.28%) Android
6 133 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 102 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 98 (1.11%) Mac OS X
9 77 (0.87%) Windows XP
10 57 (0.65%) Solaris
11 49 (0.55%) Windows 2000
12 48 (0.54%) CentOS
13 41 (0.46%) Windows 7
14 34 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 33 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 26 (0.29%) AIX
17 20 (0.23%) Mac OS
17 20 (0.23%) Windows Phone
18 19 (0.22%) Windows 8
18 19 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1965 (22.24%) MVC
2 1672 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 1663 (18.82%) TDD
4 1530 (17.32%) OO
5 1092 (12.36%) Web Development
6 1051 (11.90%) Scrum
7 865 (9.79%) E-Commerce
8 806 (9.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 692 (7.83%) BDD
10 669 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
11 504 (5.70%) OOP
12 477 (5.40%) Unit Testing
13 437 (4.95%) Web Design
14 381 (4.31%) Software Engineering
15 350 (3.96%) CRM
16 328 (3.71%) Content Management
17 269 (3.04%) Workflow
18 230 (2.60%) SOA
19 219 (2.48%) Project Management
20 200 (2.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2452 (27.75%) C#
2 2011 (22.76%) Java
3 1759 (19.91%) SQL
4 1481 (16.76%) PHP
5 485 (5.49%) Ruby
6 481 (5.44%) Python
7 361 (4.09%) T-SQL
8 258 (2.92%) VB.NET
9 206 (2.33%) C++
10 202 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 198 (2.24%) PHP5
12 196 (2.22%) VB
13 195 (2.21%) Perl
14 178 (2.01%) Scala
15 140 (1.58%) C
16 132 (1.49%) Objective-C
17 122 (1.38%) PowerShell
18 92 (1.04%) Shell Script
19 84 (0.95%) VBScript
20 81 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 501 (5.67%) Degree
2 376 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 288 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 184 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 107 (1.21%) DV Cleared
6 102 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 86 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 63 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 54 (0.61%) ISEB
10 23 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (0.25%) MCITP
12 20 (0.23%) Sun Certification
13 16 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (0.17%) MCSD
15 12 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
16 9 (0.10%) MCSE
17 8 (0.091%) MCP
17 8 (0.091%) MCPD
18 7 (0.079%) CCNA
18 7 (0.079%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 325 (3.68%) QA
2 35 (0.40%) WCAG
3 33 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 28 (0.32%) SLA
5 15 (0.17%) WAI
6 12 (0.14%) HL7
6 12 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.091%) ISO 14001
8 8 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.045%) Section 508
10 4 (0.045%) GPG13
11 3 (0.034%) SNOMED CT
12 2 (0.023%) JTAG
13 1 (0.011%) EMIR
13 1 (0.011%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.011%) TickIT
13 1 (0.011%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 22 (0.25%) Nmap
3 21 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.20%) Varnish
5 16 (0.18%) vCloud
6 5 (0.057%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.057%) NFS
6 5 (0.057%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.057%) Docker
7 4 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.045%) Cygwin
8 2 (0.023%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.023%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.023%) SRDF
8 2 (0.023%) vSphere
9 1 (0.011%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.011%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.011%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 92 (1.04%) Puppet
2 79 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 58 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (0.43%) Nagios
5 26 (0.29%) Capistrano
6 23 (0.26%) Vagrant
7 22 (0.25%) Nessus
8 21 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 14 (0.16%) Control-M
10 13 (0.15%) Ansible
11 12 (0.14%) ZABBIX
11 12 (0.14%) Graylog2
12 11 (0.12%) SCOM
13 9 (0.10%) Kibana
14 8 (0.091%) Zenoss
14 8 (0.091%) ITRS Geneos
15 7 (0.079%) HP UCMDB
16 6 (0.068%) SCOrch
16 6 (0.068%) Tivoli
17 5 (0.057%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 866 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 787 (8.91%) Oracle
3 389 (4.40%) Adobe
4 262 (2.97%) Zend
5 225 (2.55%) HP
6 150 (1.70%) Google
7 138 (1.56%) Sitecore
8 123 (1.39%) JBoss
9 121 (1.37%) Twitter
10 112 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
11 100 (1.13%) IBM
12 97 (1.10%) SAP
13 81 (0.92%) ServiceNow
14 55 (0.62%) Sencha
15 54 (0.61%) EPiServer
16 50 (0.57%) Facebook
17 44 (0.50%) hybris
17 44 (0.50%) Sybase
18 39 (0.44%) Rackspace
19 36 (0.41%) Splunk
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