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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5293 4620 4426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.33% 8.97% 8.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.95% 23.77% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3867 3150 3025
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 48 47
Median hourly rate £32.50 £29.22 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% -13.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.50 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £45.00 £146.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
19642 19438 18583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.33% 37.75% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13637 12836 12308
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 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 417 444
Median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.00 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.81 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 2697 £450 +9.09% 1060
South East +7 803 £350 +0.14% 385
North West +10 471 £375 +3.44% 294
Yorkshire +3 380 £375 +11.52% 236
South West +5 269 £350 -3.44% 171
West Midlands +3 241 £350 +9.54% 207
East of England -3 168 £360 +10.76% 190
East Midlands +5 165 £305 -3.17% 107
North East -2 93 £381 +25.78% 36
Midlands -12 1 £500 +55.03% 5
South Coast - 1 £313 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6885 (67.90%) HTML
2 6230 (61.44%) CSS
3 4607 (45.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3345 (32.99%) HTML5
5 3204 (31.60%) AngularJS
6 3011 (29.69%) Java
7 2752 (27.14%) jQuery
8 2574 (25.38%) .NET
9 2377 (23.44%) C#
10 2314 (22.82%) TDD
11 2310 (22.78%) CSS3
12 2159 (21.29%) MVC
13 1986 (19.59%) SQL
14 1974 (19.47%) Web Development
15 1972 (19.45%) Front End Development
16 1639 (16.16%) Node.js
17 1575 (15.53%) ASP.NET
18 1524 (15.03%) Git (software)
19 1494 (14.73%) SQL Server
20 1475 (14.55%) Web Services
21 1432 (14.12%) Scrum
22 1355 (13.36%) PHP
23 1340 (13.21%) XML
24 1334 (13.16%) OO
25 1246 (12.29%) Finance
26 1201 (11.84%) BDD
27 1039 (10.25%) User Experience
28 1033 (10.19%) Sass
29 986 (9.72%) Python
30 971 (9.58%) Linux

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 1639 (16.16%) Node.js
2 620 (6.11%) CMS
3 316 (3.12%) SharePoint
4 315 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 300 (2.96%) Apache
6 289 (2.85%) IIS
7 225 (2.22%) JBoss
8 214 (2.11%) WordPress
9 177 (1.75%) Drupal
10 164 (1.62%) WebSphere
11 160 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
12 135 (1.33%) WebLogic
13 125 (1.23%) Confluence
14 112 (1.10%) Umbraco
15 96 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
16 85 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
17 80 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 79 (0.78%) nginx
19 65 (0.64%) Apache Solr
20 60 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 290 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 286 (2.82%) Photoshop
3 112 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 109 (1.07%) MS Office
5 91 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 69 (0.68%) MS Visio
7 35 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
8 34 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
9 33 (0.33%) InfoPath
10 15 (0.15%) Fireworks
11 12 (0.12%) SPSS
12 8 (0.079%) GIMP
12 8 (0.079%) InDesign
13 6 (0.059%) LaTeX
14 3 (0.030%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.030%) PaintShop Pro
15 2 (0.020%) 3ds Max
15 2 (0.020%) Acrobat
15 2 (0.020%) MS Project
15 2 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 199 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 146 (1.44%) Magento
3 56 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
4 40 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 38 (0.37%) Eloqua
6 33 (0.33%) BigMachines
7 19 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
8 12 (0.12%) OpenText Process Suite
9 10 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.099%) WebTrends
10 8 (0.079%) Adobe Campaign
11 7 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.069%) SDL Web 8
12 6 (0.059%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (0.059%) Sage CRM
13 5 (0.049%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.049%) Infor CRM
13 5 (0.049%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (0.049%) Unica
14 4 (0.039%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 437 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 289 (2.85%) GitHub
3 279 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 125 (1.23%) SaaS
5 81 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 80 (0.79%) Office 365
7 71 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 59 (0.58%) Google Analytics
9 45 (0.44%) Force.com
10 36 (0.36%) Heroku
11 32 (0.32%) IaaS
12 30 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
13 29 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
13 29 (0.29%) PaaS
14 24 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
14 24 (0.24%) Amazon S3
15 19 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
15 19 (0.19%) Google App Engine
16 16 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
17 15 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 415 (4.09%) HTTP
2 234 (2.31%) Internet
3 169 (1.67%) Network Security
4 97 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 90 (0.89%) Intranet
6 78 (0.77%) SSL
7 63 (0.62%) LDAP
8 57 (0.56%) DNS
9 36 (0.36%) SNMP
10 34 (0.34%) HTTPS
11 32 (0.32%) Firewall
12 25 (0.25%) Bluetooth
12 25 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
12 25 (0.25%) X.509
13 23 (0.23%) 802.15
13 23 (0.23%) FTP
13 23 (0.23%) SMTP
13 23 (0.23%) ZigBee
14 20 (0.20%) SAN
14 20 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1494 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 818 (8.07%) MySQL
3 721 (7.11%) MongoDB
4 525 (5.18%) NoSQL
5 488 (4.81%) Relational Database
6 282 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 213 (2.10%) Oracle Database
8 179 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 152 (1.50%) Hadoop
9 152 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 150 (1.48%) Big Data
10 150 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 142 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 131 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 125 (1.23%) RDBMS
14 111 (1.09%) Redis
15 96 (0.95%) DB2
16 76 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
17 74 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 72 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1524 (15.03%) Git (software)
2 630 (6.21%) Subversion
3 483 (4.76%) Grunt
4 469 (4.63%) Jenkins
5 467 (4.61%) Maven
6 433 (4.27%) JIRA
7 410 (4.04%) Visual Studio
8 389 (3.84%) Jasmine
9 382 (3.77%) Selenium
10 376 (3.71%) gulp
11 341 (3.36%) Cucumber
12 274 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 265 (2.61%) JUnit
14 205 (2.02%) Eclipse
15 198 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
16 176 (1.74%) Mocha
17 173 (1.71%) TeamCity
18 171 (1.69%) Ant
19 160 (1.58%) NUnit
20 156 (1.54%) Protractor
General
1 1246 (12.29%) Finance
2 624 (6.15%) Banking
3 348 (3.43%) Marketing
4 311 (3.07%) Retail
5 208 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 167 (1.65%) Games
7 148 (1.46%) Publishing
8 146 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 129 (1.27%) Front Office
10 108 (1.07%) Advertising
11 66 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 64 (0.63%) Electronics
13 63 (0.62%) Law
14 56 (0.55%) Legal
15 43 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 43 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 35 (0.35%) Back Office
17 34 (0.34%) Local Government
18 17 (0.17%) Automotive
19 15 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 8118 (80.06%) Developer
2 2121 (20.92%) JavaScript Developer
3 1627 (16.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1269 (12.51%) Java Developer
5 1241 (12.24%) .NET Developer
6 903 (8.91%) C# Developer
7 872 (8.60%) Senior Developer
8 805 (7.94%) HTML Developer
9 766 (7.55%) Web Developer
10 703 (6.93%) Angular Developer
11 657 (6.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 581 (5.73%) HTML CSS Developer
13 506 (4.99%) ASP.NET Developer
14 482 (4.75%) PHP Developer
15 454 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
16 450 (4.44%) UI Developer
17 438 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 425 (4.19%) Architect
19 399 (3.93%) Agile Developer
20 358 (3.53%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6885 (67.90%) HTML
2 6230 (61.44%) CSS
3 3345 (32.99%) HTML5
4 3204 (31.60%) AngularJS
5 2752 (27.14%) jQuery
6 2574 (25.38%) .NET
7 2310 (22.78%) CSS3
8 1575 (15.53%) ASP.NET
9 1475 (14.55%) Web Services
10 1340 (13.21%) XML
11 1033 (10.19%) Sass
12 970 (9.57%) React
13 950 (9.37%) Spring
14 886 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 849 (8.37%) REST
16 838 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 828 (8.17%) Ajax
18 813 (8.02%) JSON
19 796 (7.85%) RESTful
20 670 (6.61%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1039 (10.25%) User Experience
2 427 (4.21%) Mobile App
3 356 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 334 (3.29%) Computer Science
5 233 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 222 (2.19%) Digital Media
7 150 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 103 (1.02%) N-Tier
9 95 (0.94%) Fintech
10 88 (0.87%) iPad
11 83 (0.82%) W3C
12 72 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 72 (0.71%) Social Media
13 69 (0.68%) Algorithms
14 67 (0.66%) Management Information System
15 59 (0.58%) Equities
16 58 (0.57%) Animation
17 57 (0.56%) Data Structures
18 53 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
19 50 (0.49%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 971 (9.58%) Linux
2 610 (6.02%) Windows
3 544 (5.36%) Unix
4 214 (2.11%) Android
5 206 (2.03%) Apple iOS
6 140 (1.38%) Windows Server
7 116 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 81 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 57 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 52 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 48 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 46 (0.45%) Mac OS
13 44 (0.43%) CentOS
14 30 (0.30%) AIX
15 27 (0.27%) Windows Phone
16 24 (0.24%) Solaris
17 23 (0.23%) Windows 10
18 22 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (0.15%) Windows 7
20 12 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4607 (45.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2314 (22.82%) TDD
3 2159 (21.29%) MVC
4 1974 (19.47%) Web Development
5 1972 (19.45%) Front End Development
6 1432 (14.12%) Scrum
7 1334 (13.16%) OO
8 1201 (11.84%) BDD
9 943 (9.30%) E-Commerce
10 867 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
11 687 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
12 617 (6.08%) Software Engineering
13 571 (5.63%) Unit Testing
14 568 (5.60%) CRM
15 500 (4.93%) Open Source
16 449 (4.43%) SDLC
17 403 (3.97%) OOP
18 369 (3.64%) Pair Programming
19 365 (3.60%) SOA
19 365 (3.60%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3011 (29.69%) Java
2 2377 (23.44%) C#
3 1986 (19.59%) SQL
4 1355 (13.36%) PHP
5 986 (9.72%) Python
6 601 (5.93%) Ruby
7 354 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 351 (3.46%) C++
9 337 (3.32%) Scala
10 271 (2.67%) C
11 239 (2.36%) Perl
12 237 (2.34%) PL/SQL
13 197 (1.94%) PowerShell
14 193 (1.90%) ES6
15 173 (1.71%) VB.NET
16 170 (1.68%) Shell Script
17 167 (1.65%) VB
18 165 (1.63%) TypeScript
19 153 (1.51%) Groovy
20 138 (1.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 552 (5.44%) Degree
2 462 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 255 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 130 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 74 (0.73%) ISTQB
5 74 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 51 (0.50%) ISEB
8 36 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 28 (0.28%) BC Cleared
9 28 (0.28%) MCITP
10 27 (0.27%) MCSD
11 23 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (0.19%) MCTS
13 16 (0.16%) MCAD
14 15 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 15 (0.15%) PMI Certification
14 15 (0.15%) Sun Certification
15 13 (0.13%) PhD
16 10 (0.099%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (2.66%) QA
2 60 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 49 (0.48%) SLA
4 34 (0.34%) WAI
5 32 (0.32%) WCAG
6 16 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.069%) COBIT
8 7 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.059%) HL7
9 6 (0.059%) OIPF
10 4 (0.039%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.030%) ISO 8583
11 3 (0.030%) ISO20022
12 2 (0.020%) GPG13
12 2 (0.020%) MiFID
12 2 (0.020%) MISRA
12 2 (0.020%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.020%) SDET
13 1 (0.010%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 157 (1.55%) Docker
2 108 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 48 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.15%) Varnish
5 12 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.089%) NFS
6 9 (0.089%) vSphere
6 9 (0.089%) Xen
7 8 (0.079%) KVM
8 6 (0.059%) Time Sharing Option
8 6 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.049%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.049%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.039%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.039%) SRDF
10 4 (0.039%) vCloud
11 3 (0.030%) LXC
12 2 (0.020%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.020%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 2 (0.020%) zsh
Systems Management
1 182 (1.79%) Puppet
2 127 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (0.52%) Ansible
4 36 (0.36%) Kibana
5 34 (0.34%) Nagios
6 30 (0.30%) Capistrano
6 30 (0.30%) StatsD
7 28 (0.28%) logstash
8 25 (0.25%) Graphite
8 25 (0.25%) Kubernetes
9 23 (0.23%) SCCM
10 15 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
11 13 (0.13%) Control-M
11 13 (0.13%) Terraform
12 11 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (0.099%) Tivoli
14 9 (0.089%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 9 (0.089%) Mesos
14 9 (0.089%) MOM
14 9 (0.089%) SCOM
Vendors
1 866 (8.54%) Oracle
2 831 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 342 (3.37%) Adobe
4 170 (1.68%) IBM
5 168 (1.66%) Google
6 156 (1.54%) ServiceNow
7 150 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 121 (1.19%) Zend
9 101 (1.00%) SAP
10 95 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 78 (0.77%) VMware
12 70 (0.69%) Twitter
13 63 (0.62%) HP
13 63 (0.62%) Tableau
14 58 (0.57%) Red Hat
14 58 (0.57%) Telerik
15 55 (0.54%) Atlassian
16 54 (0.53%) Informatica
16 54 (0.53%) Siebel
17 49 (0.48%) EPiServer
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