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 11 December 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
11 Dec 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 5355 5614 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.68% 11.16% 9.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.75% 28.58% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3889 4113 3417
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 33
Median hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £20.03 £21.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.10% -9.23%
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
18626 19640 19319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.62% 39.05% 37.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12887 13530 13344
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 498 396
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.12 £16.25 £16.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +1 2844 £450 +5.88% 917
South East +2 736 £385 +2.66% 339
North West +1 355 £388 +6.89% 209
Yorkshire +4 314 £400 -11.11% 199
South West -2 291 £370 -1.33% 152
West Midlands +8 285 £375 +15.38% 165
East Midlands +8 209 £375 +13.63% 142
East of England +6 187 £350 -6.66% 156
North East -7 115 £375 -2.59% 26
Midlands +6 8 £500 +33.33% 4
South Coast -1 2 £263 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 7336 (66.92%) HTML
2 6519 (59.46%) CSS
3 4894 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3748 (34.19%) AngularJS
5 3400 (31.01%) HTML5
6 3115 (28.41%) Java
7 2686 (24.50%) jQuery
8 2560 (23.35%) .NET
9 2450 (22.35%) C#
10 2358 (21.51%) CSS3
11 2285 (20.84%) TDD
12 2258 (20.60%) Front End Development
13 2216 (20.21%) MVC
14 2143 (19.55%) SQL
15 2000 (18.24%) Node.js
16 1932 (17.62%) Web Development
17 1797 (16.39%) Git (software)
18 1638 (14.94%) Scrum
19 1590 (14.50%) Web Services
20 1589 (14.49%) React
21 1517 (13.84%) SQL Server
22 1496 (13.65%) ASP.NET
23 1466 (13.37%) XML
24 1368 (12.48%) PHP
25 1364 (12.44%) Finance
26 1312 (11.97%) OO
27 1253 (11.43%) BDD
28 1211 (11.05%) REST
29 1128 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
30 1092 (9.96%) JSON

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
1 636 (5.80%) CMS
2 405 (3.69%) SharePoint
3 366 (3.34%) Tomcat
4 361 (3.29%) Apache
5 304 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
6 300 (2.74%) Confluence
7 238 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 213 (1.94%) Drupal
9 203 (1.85%) IIS
10 197 (1.80%) WordPress
11 175 (1.60%) WebSphere
12 158 (1.44%) Umbraco
13 145 (1.32%) JBoss
14 131 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
15 104 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
16 103 (0.94%) nginx
17 101 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
18 95 (0.87%) WebLogic
19 94 (0.86%) Apache Solr
20 67 (0.61%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 258 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 229 (2.09%) Photoshop
3 83 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 59 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 56 (0.51%) MS Office
6 33 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 31 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 21 (0.19%) InDesign
9 19 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 18 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
11 13 (0.12%) Pixelmator
11 13 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 10 (0.091%) Fireworks
12 10 (0.091%) GIMP
12 10 (0.091%) HipChat
12 10 (0.091%) InVision
13 8 (0.073%) Adobe Premiere
14 7 (0.064%) MS Project
14 7 (0.064%) PaintShop Pro
15 6 (0.055%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 226 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 141 (1.29%) Magento
3 68 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 52 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 40 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
6 26 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 20 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 16 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (0.14%) Unica
10 10 (0.091%) Payment Gateway
11 9 (0.082%) Fredhopper
11 9 (0.082%) Oracle EBS R12
12 7 (0.064%) SDL Web 8
13 6 (0.055%) SAP HR
13 6 (0.055%) Teamcenter
13 6 (0.055%) WebTrends
14 5 (0.046%) Oracle Applications
15 4 (0.036%) Demantra
15 4 (0.036%) Oracle 11i
16 3 (0.027%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 747 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
2 559 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 388 (3.54%) GitHub
4 134 (1.22%) SaaS
5 126 (1.15%) PaaS
6 109 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 106 (0.97%) Office 365
8 93 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 64 (0.58%) Heroku
9 64 (0.58%) IaaS
10 56 (0.51%) Google Analytics
11 55 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 47 (0.43%) Amazon S3
13 32 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
14 30 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
15 28 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
15 28 (0.26%) Slack
16 25 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
17 23 (0.21%) OpenShift
18 21 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 424 (3.87%) HTTP
2 236 (2.15%) Internet
3 173 (1.58%) Network Security
4 145 (1.32%) LDAP
5 88 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 87 (0.79%) DNS
7 58 (0.53%) Intranet
8 50 (0.46%) HTTPS
9 45 (0.41%) SSL
10 42 (0.38%) SNMP
11 41 (0.37%) Firewall
12 38 (0.35%) Kerberos
13 37 (0.34%) SAN
14 30 (0.27%) iSCSI
15 28 (0.26%) NAS
16 27 (0.25%) SMTP
17 23 (0.21%) AMQP
18 21 (0.19%) SMS
19 19 (0.17%) LAN
20 17 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1517 (13.84%) SQL Server
2 903 (8.24%) MySQL
3 649 (5.92%) MongoDB
4 568 (5.18%) NoSQL
5 533 (4.86%) Relational Database
6 363 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 205 (1.87%) Big Data
8 184 (1.68%) Hadoop
9 178 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 174 (1.59%) Oracle Database
11 158 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 150 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 140 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 133 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 126 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
16 125 (1.14%) Redis
17 101 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 88 (0.80%) DB2
19 72 (0.66%) Couchbase
20 63 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1797 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 798 (7.28%) Jenkins
3 594 (5.42%) JIRA
4 550 (5.02%) Grunt
5 498 (4.54%) Cucumber
6 482 (4.40%) Selenium
7 474 (4.32%) gulp
8 473 (4.31%) Maven
9 440 (4.01%) Subversion
9 440 (4.01%) Visual Studio
10 414 (3.78%) Jasmine
11 355 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 330 (3.01%) JUnit
13 261 (2.38%) TeamCity
14 231 (2.11%) webpack
15 189 (1.72%) WebDriver
16 182 (1.66%) Gradle
17 174 (1.59%) Mockito
18 171 (1.56%) Mocha
18 171 (1.56%) Protractor
General
1 1364 (12.44%) Finance
2 708 (6.46%) Banking
3 434 (3.96%) Marketing
4 379 (3.46%) Retail
5 209 (1.91%) Publishing
6 199 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 190 (1.73%) Advertising
8 180 (1.64%) Games
9 176 (1.61%) Telecoms
10 138 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 108 (0.99%) Front Office
12 72 (0.66%) Electronics
13 61 (0.56%) Back Office
14 53 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 45 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 40 (0.36%) Automotive
17 37 (0.34%) Legal
18 29 (0.26%) Law
19 17 (0.16%) German Language
20 14 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8800 (80.27%) Developer
2 2189 (19.97%) JavaScript Developer
3 1866 (17.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1248 (11.38%) Java Developer
5 1232 (11.24%) .NET Developer
6 874 (7.97%) HTML Developer
7 849 (7.74%) Senior Developer
8 797 (7.27%) C# Developer
9 767 (7.00%) Angular Developer
10 685 (6.25%) Web Developer
11 643 (5.87%) Full Stack Developer
12 587 (5.35%) HTML CSS Developer
13 579 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
14 502 (4.58%) UI Developer
15 498 (4.54%) PHP Developer
16 410 (3.74%) Architect
17 391 (3.57%) Node.js Developer
18 386 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
19 361 (3.29%) Agile Developer
20 310 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7336 (66.92%) HTML
2 6519 (59.46%) CSS
3 3748 (34.19%) AngularJS
4 3400 (31.01%) HTML5
5 2686 (24.50%) jQuery
6 2560 (23.35%) .NET
7 2358 (21.51%) CSS3
8 2000 (18.24%) Node.js
9 1590 (14.50%) Web Services
10 1589 (14.49%) React
11 1496 (13.65%) ASP.NET
12 1466 (13.37%) XML
13 1211 (11.05%) REST
14 1092 (9.96%) JSON
15 1072 (9.78%) Sass
16 1036 (9.45%) Spring
17 1001 (9.13%) RESTful
18 809 (7.38%) Ajax
19 803 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 756 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1090 (9.94%) User Experience
2 379 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 377 (3.44%) Computer Science
4 374 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 229 (2.09%) Visualisation
6 205 (1.87%) Digital Media
7 151 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
8 121 (1.10%) Fintech
9 110 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 84 (0.77%) Virtual Team
11 74 (0.67%) Algorithms
12 72 (0.66%) Data Structures
12 72 (0.66%) W3C
13 69 (0.63%) CMDB
13 69 (0.63%) NHS
14 64 (0.58%) Mathematics
15 61 (0.56%) Derivative
16 59 (0.54%) iPad
16 59 (0.54%) Management Information System
17 58 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1035 (9.44%) Linux
2 615 (5.61%) Windows
3 568 (5.18%) Unix
4 321 (2.93%) Android
5 319 (2.91%) Apple iOS
6 117 (1.07%) Mac OS X
7 90 (0.82%) Windows Server
8 81 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 56 (0.51%) CentOS
10 55 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 54 (0.49%) Solaris
12 48 (0.44%) Ubuntu
13 42 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (0.29%) Windows Phone
15 26 (0.24%) AIX
16 18 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
17 16 (0.15%) webOS
17 16 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
18 14 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
19 13 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4894 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2285 (20.84%) TDD
3 2258 (20.60%) Front End Development
4 2216 (20.21%) MVC
5 1932 (17.62%) Web Development
6 1638 (14.94%) Scrum
7 1312 (11.97%) OO
8 1253 (11.43%) BDD
9 1128 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
10 1030 (9.40%) E-Commerce
11 754 (6.88%) Software Engineering
12 708 (6.46%) Responsive Web Design
13 626 (5.71%) DevOps
14 569 (5.19%) Unit Testing
15 568 (5.18%) Open Source
16 547 (4.99%) Microservices
17 536 (4.89%) CRM
18 505 (4.61%) SDLC
19 447 (4.08%) Kanban
20 400 (3.65%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3115 (28.41%) Java
2 2450 (22.35%) C#
3 2143 (19.55%) SQL
4 1368 (12.48%) PHP
5 780 (7.11%) Python
6 585 (5.34%) Ruby
7 418 (3.81%) Scala
8 370 (3.37%) ES6
9 315 (2.87%) T-SQL
10 257 (2.34%) TypeScript
11 247 (2.25%) C++
12 241 (2.20%) Perl
13 186 (1.70%) PL/SQL
14 167 (1.52%) Groovy
15 166 (1.51%) C
16 163 (1.49%) Bash Shell
17 157 (1.43%) Shell Script
18 155 (1.41%) VB.NET
19 147 (1.34%) PowerShell
20 109 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 538 (4.91%) Security Cleared
2 517 (4.72%) Degree
3 337 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 81 (0.74%) DV Cleared
5 77 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 47 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (0.31%) ISEB
8 30 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 26 (0.24%) DBS Check
10 16 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.12%) CCNP
12 10 (0.091%) BC Cleared
12 10 (0.091%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (0.091%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (0.091%) MCSE
12 10 (0.091%) PMP
13 9 (0.082%) Sun Certification
14 7 (0.064%) AWS Certification
14 7 (0.064%) HND
14 7 (0.064%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 457 (4.17%) QA
2 83 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 44 (0.40%) WAI
4 32 (0.29%) SDET
5 30 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 29 (0.26%) SLA
7 27 (0.25%) WCAG
8 19 (0.17%) FATCA
9 12 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 9 (0.082%) HL7
11 8 (0.073%) MiFID
12 5 (0.046%) Actionable Recommendations
12 5 (0.046%) EMIR
12 5 (0.046%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.027%) GCP
13 3 (0.027%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.018%) COBIT
14 2 (0.018%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.018%) MISRA
14 2 (0.018%) MISRA C
System Software
1 457 (4.17%) Docker
2 110 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 76 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
4 54 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 25 (0.23%) Xen
7 23 (0.21%) KVM
8 18 (0.16%) NFS
8 18 (0.16%) Varnish
9 16 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
9 16 (0.15%) SRDF
10 11 (0.10%) vSphere
11 6 (0.055%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.046%) vCloud
12 5 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.036%) Shibboleth
13 4 (0.036%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.018%) HDFS
14 2 (0.018%) Time Sharing Option
15 1 (0.009%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 223 (2.03%) Puppet
2 199 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 153 (1.40%) Ansible
4 77 (0.70%) Kubernetes
5 26 (0.24%) Nagios
6 23 (0.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 17 (0.16%) Kibana
8 16 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
9 14 (0.13%) logstash
9 14 (0.13%) SCOM
9 14 (0.13%) SCOrch
9 14 (0.13%) vRealize
10 13 (0.12%) BladeLogic
10 13 (0.12%) Grafana
11 11 (0.10%) Control-M
11 11 (0.10%) SCCM
11 11 (0.10%) SELinux
11 11 (0.10%) StatsD
11 11 (0.10%) TeamSite
11 11 (0.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 939 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 763 (6.96%) Oracle
3 481 (4.39%) Adobe
4 237 (2.16%) ServiceNow
5 198 (1.81%) Google
6 197 (1.80%) Sitecore
7 148 (1.35%) Atlassian
8 142 (1.30%) Zend
9 132 (1.20%) IBM
10 130 (1.19%) SAP
11 99 (0.90%) hybris
12 97 (0.88%) Xamarin
13 95 (0.87%) MuleSoft
13 95 (0.87%) Splunk
14 88 (0.80%) Red Hat
15 85 (0.78%) VMware
16 83 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
17 73 (0.67%) New Relic
18 71 (0.65%) Sybase
19 65 (0.59%) HP
South East London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per month
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £28,495 to £31,743 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 2 days ago