The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4577 4030 3447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.18% 8.55% 7.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 22.39% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3307 2651 2255
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 74 78
Average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £12.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -7.14%
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
18958 18002 17164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.02% 38.19% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13129 11626 10655
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 525 684
Average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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
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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 +6 2342 £413 +6.45% 619
South East +4 872 £350 +8.94% 422
North West +2 305 £350 +12.00% 255
South West +1 301 £375 +15.38% 190
East of England -7 206 £350 +7.69% 124
Yorkshire -3 204 £325 +8.33% 160
West Midlands -3 150 £325 +13.04% 99
East Midlands +2 131 £323 +11.20% 69
North East +4 52 £350 +16.66% 28
Midlands 0 6 £500 +33.33% 1
JavaScript
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7026 (75.89%) HTML
2 5949 (64.26%) CSS
3 3478 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3447 (37.23%) jQuery
5 3418 (36.92%) HTML5
6 2760 (29.81%) .NET
7 2404 (25.97%) C#
8 2289 (24.72%) CSS3
9 2258 (24.39%) MVC
10 2151 (23.23%) Java
11 1930 (20.85%) SQL
12 1891 (20.43%) ASP.NET
13 1846 (19.94%) TDD
14 1839 (19.86%) AngularJS
15 1648 (17.80%) OO
16 1513 (16.34%) SQL Server
17 1453 (15.69%) PHP
18 1428 (15.42%) XML
19 1380 (14.91%) Web Services
20 1297 (14.01%) Ajax
21 1182 (12.77%) Scrum
22 1137 (12.28%) Git (software)
23 1046 (11.30%) Microsoft
24 1036 (11.19%) MySQL
25 1032 (11.15%) Web Development
26 995 (10.75%) Linux
27 951 (10.27%) Finance
28 944 (10.20%) User Experience
29 888 (9.59%) Node.js
30 832 (8.99%) Backbone.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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
1 888 (9.59%) Node.js
2 706 (7.63%) CMS
3 477 (5.15%) SharePoint
4 469 (5.07%) Apache
5 291 (3.14%) IIS
6 263 (2.84%) Tomcat
7 237 (2.56%) Drupal
8 196 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 183 (1.98%) WordPress
10 173 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
11 153 (1.65%) WebSphere
12 129 (1.39%) Umbraco
13 119 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
14 112 (1.21%) Adobe CQ
15 108 (1.17%) JBoss
16 70 (0.76%) WebLogic
17 69 (0.75%) nginx
18 63 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
19 56 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
20 53 (0.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 422 (4.56%) Photoshop
2 331 (3.58%) MS Excel
3 193 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 88 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 79 (0.85%) MS Office
6 51 (0.55%) InfoPath
7 47 (0.51%) Fireworks
8 25 (0.27%) MS Visio
9 23 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
11 12 (0.13%) Acrobat
12 10 (0.11%) MS Project
12 10 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
13 9 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
13 9 (0.097%) InDesign
14 8 (0.086%) Doxygen
14 8 (0.086%) Mingle
15 7 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
16 5 (0.054%) GIMP
17 4 (0.043%) Maya
Business Applications
1 226 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 119 (1.29%) Magento
3 93 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 51 (0.55%) Google Analytics
5 26 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 20 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
6 20 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 15 (0.16%) Tridion
8 14 (0.15%) WebTrends
9 12 (0.13%) Summit
10 10 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
10 10 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.054%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 5 (0.054%) SAP HR
13 4 (0.043%) Agresso
13 4 (0.043%) SAP CRM
13 4 (0.043%) osCommerce
13 4 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (0.032%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 122 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (0.84%) GitHub
4 60 (0.65%) SaaS
5 53 (0.57%) Office 365
6 43 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 42 (0.45%) Amazon S3
8 37 (0.40%) Force.com
9 30 (0.32%) Heroku
10 17 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.12%) PaaS
12 9 (0.097%) Basecamp
12 9 (0.097%) IaaS
13 8 (0.086%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.076%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.065%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.054%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.032%) Route 53
18 2 (0.022%) Amazon EMR
18 2 (0.022%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 293 (3.16%) HTTP
2 256 (2.77%) Internet
3 150 (1.62%) Intranet
4 125 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 74 (0.80%) SSL
6 67 (0.72%) SAN
7 60 (0.65%) LDAP
8 51 (0.55%) FTP
9 50 (0.54%) HTTPS
10 42 (0.45%) DNS
11 32 (0.35%) VPN
12 30 (0.32%) Extranet
13 29 (0.31%) Firewall
14 28 (0.30%) SSH
15 22 (0.24%) NAS
16 16 (0.17%) Wireshark
16 16 (0.17%) Modbus
16 16 (0.17%) MQTT
17 14 (0.15%) DVB
17 14 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1513 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 1036 (11.19%) MySQL
3 448 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 369 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 323 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 241 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 215 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 190 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 183 (1.98%) Oracle Database
10 176 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 154 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
12 151 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 118 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
14 113 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
15 80 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
16 79 (0.85%) Redis
17 76 (0.82%) DB2
17 76 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
18 65 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
19 60 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1137 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 640 (6.91%) Subversion
3 546 (5.90%) Visual Studio
4 341 (3.68%) Grunt
5 340 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 329 (3.55%) Selenium
7 327 (3.53%) Jenkins
8 316 (3.41%) Maven
9 304 (3.28%) Jasmine
10 267 (2.88%) Cucumber
11 260 (2.81%) JUnit
12 254 (2.74%) JIRA
13 205 (2.21%) Eclipse
14 171 (1.85%) Ant
15 165 (1.78%) NUnit
16 147 (1.59%) PHPUnit
17 119 (1.29%) Bower
17 119 (1.29%) WebDriver
18 107 (1.16%) TeamCity
19 102 (1.10%) Mocha
General
1 951 (10.27%) Finance
2 509 (5.50%) Banking
3 346 (3.74%) Marketing
4 269 (2.91%) Retail
5 196 (2.12%) Investment Banking
6 148 (1.60%) Games
7 147 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 134 (1.45%) Publishing
9 125 (1.35%) Front Office
10 124 (1.34%) Advertising
11 70 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 54 (0.58%) Legal
13 50 (0.54%) Back Office
14 39 (0.42%) Electronics
15 32 (0.35%) Financial Institution
16 23 (0.25%) Billing
17 20 (0.22%) Multimedia
18 18 (0.19%) Automotive
19 14 (0.15%) Law
20 10 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 7497 (80.98%) Developer
2 1428 (15.42%) Front-End Developer
3 1050 (11.34%) .NET Developer
4 1027 (11.09%) Web Developer
5 797 (8.61%) Java Developer
6 760 (8.21%) Senior Developer
7 740 (7.99%) JavaScript Developer
8 625 (6.75%) C# Developer
9 609 (6.58%) PHP Developer
10 416 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 311 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
12 303 (3.27%) Designer
13 298 (3.22%) UI Developer
14 288 (3.11%) UI Programmer
15 230 (2.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 230 (2.48%) Analyst
16 227 (2.45%) Architect
17 207 (2.24%) SharePoint Developer
18 203 (2.19%) Front-End Web Developer
19 180 (1.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7026 (75.89%) HTML
2 5949 (64.26%) CSS
3 3447 (37.23%) jQuery
4 3418 (36.92%) HTML5
5 2760 (29.81%) .NET
6 2289 (24.72%) CSS3
7 1891 (20.43%) ASP.NET
8 1839 (19.86%) AngularJS
9 1428 (15.42%) XML
10 1380 (14.91%) Web Services
11 1297 (14.01%) Ajax
12 832 (8.99%) Backbone.js
13 797 (8.61%) JSON
14 775 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 699 (7.55%) REST
16 656 (7.09%) Spring
17 653 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 638 (6.89%) .NET Framework
19 609 (6.58%) JSP
20 586 (6.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 944 (10.20%) User Experience
2 391 (4.22%) Open Source
3 359 (3.88%) Mobile App
4 350 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
5 340 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 210 (2.27%) W3C
7 188 (2.03%) Visualisation
8 111 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 109 (1.18%) Digital Media
10 99 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 90 (0.97%) N-Tier
12 80 (0.86%) Social Media
13 72 (0.78%) Management Information System
14 70 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
15 69 (0.75%) iPad
15 69 (0.75%) Algorithms
16 63 (0.68%) NHS
17 60 (0.65%) Graphic Design
17 60 (0.65%) Mathematics
17 60 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 995 (10.75%) Linux
2 568 (6.14%) UNIX
3 556 (6.01%) Windows
4 308 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 307 (3.32%) Android
6 114 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 113 (1.22%) CentOS
8 98 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 61 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 55 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 49 (0.53%) AIX
12 35 (0.38%) Windows XP
13 34 (0.37%) Solaris
14 30 (0.32%) Windows Phone
15 29 (0.31%) Windows 7
16 26 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (0.22%) Debian
18 19 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (0.19%) VMS
20 16 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3478 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2258 (24.39%) MVC
3 1846 (19.94%) TDD
4 1648 (17.80%) OO
5 1182 (12.77%) Scrum
6 1032 (11.15%) Web Development
7 800 (8.64%) E-Commerce
8 786 (8.49%) Responsive Web Design
9 779 (8.41%) BDD
10 716 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
11 505 (5.45%) Unit Testing
12 494 (5.34%) Software Engineering
13 439 (4.74%) OOP
14 431 (4.66%) Web Design
15 407 (4.40%) CRM
16 322 (3.48%) SOA
17 298 (3.22%) Content Management
18 270 (2.92%) Workflow
19 261 (2.82%) Project Management
20 251 (2.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2404 (25.97%) C#
2 2151 (23.23%) Java
3 1930 (20.85%) SQL
4 1453 (15.69%) PHP
5 582 (6.29%) Python
6 532 (5.75%) Ruby
7 365 (3.94%) T-SQL
8 223 (2.41%) Perl
9 218 (2.35%) C++
10 210 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 209 (2.26%) Scala
12 208 (2.25%) PL/SQL
13 198 (2.14%) PHP5
14 137 (1.48%) Bash Shell
15 136 (1.47%) VB
16 135 (1.46%) C
17 129 (1.39%) Shell Script
18 122 (1.32%) Objective-C
19 117 (1.26%) PowerShell
20 104 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 585 (6.32%) Degree
2 403 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 268 (2.89%) SC Cleared
4 153 (1.65%) ISTQB
5 113 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 84 (0.91%) ISEB
7 80 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 78 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 71 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 40 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (0.35%) Sun Certification
12 28 (0.30%) MCITP
13 17 (0.18%) CCNA
14 15 (0.16%) BC Cleared
15 11 (0.12%) MCSE
16 9 (0.097%) MCTS
17 8 (0.086%) CTC Cleared
17 8 (0.086%) MCSD
18 7 (0.076%) OCPJP
19 5 (0.054%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (3.75%) QA
2 26 (0.28%) WCAG
3 24 (0.26%) SLA
4 20 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.22%) WAI
5 11 (0.12%) ISO 14001
6 10 (0.11%) HL7
7 8 (0.086%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.065%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.065%) GPG13
9 4 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.032%) SNOMED CT
11 2 (0.022%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.011%) COBIT
12 1 (0.011%) Section 508
System Software
1 45 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 36 (0.39%) Docker
3 34 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.27%) Varnish
5 14 (0.15%) vCloud
6 13 (0.14%) VirtualBox
6 13 (0.14%) Shibboleth
7 11 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.12%) Nmap
8 10 (0.11%) NFS
8 10 (0.11%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.086%) Firmware
10 7 (0.076%) Xen
10 7 (0.076%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.054%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (0.054%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.043%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.043%) KVM
12 4 (0.043%) SRDF
13 2 (0.022%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 135 (1.46%) Puppet
2 83 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 40 (0.43%) Vagrant
5 29 (0.31%) Ansible
6 27 (0.29%) Nagios
7 22 (0.24%) Graylog2
8 15 (0.16%) Kibana
9 14 (0.15%) ZABBIX
9 14 (0.15%) Graphite
10 12 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
11 11 (0.12%) Zenoss
11 11 (0.12%) Capistrano
11 11 (0.12%) HAProxy
11 11 (0.12%) Nessus
12 8 (0.086%) Salt
13 7 (0.076%) SCOM
14 6 (0.065%) logstash
14 6 (0.065%) ITRS Geneos
14 6 (0.065%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1046 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 779 (8.41%) Oracle
3 352 (3.80%) Adobe
4 302 (3.26%) Zend
5 222 (2.40%) Google
6 175 (1.89%) HP
7 140 (1.51%) Sitecore
8 127 (1.37%) IBM
9 119 (1.29%) Twitter
10 104 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
11 73 (0.79%) SAP
12 61 (0.66%) ServiceNow
13 59 (0.64%) Facebook
14 58 (0.63%) Red Hat
15 53 (0.57%) VMware
16 50 (0.54%) EPiServer
17 49 (0.53%) Sencha
17 49 (0.53%) Citrix
18 48 (0.52%) Sybase
19 44 (0.48%) Cisco
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £550 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: From £250 to £320 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £425 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Market rates depending
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Rate: £500 per day
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