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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4778 4327 3530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.43% 9.04% 7.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.52% 24.02% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 2985 2319
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 38 66
Average hourly rate £37.23 £33.03 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.71% -5.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £13.00 £17.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -8.57%
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
19485 18017 17104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.45% 37.62% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13289 11823 10727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 379 549
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.02 £15.33 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £48.50 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 0 2517 £400 - 999
South East +4 769 £350 +4.47% 458
Yorkshire +10 297 £325 +4.50% 233
East of England +3 263 £350 - 200
South West 0 260 £350 +7.69% 197
North West +1 254 £350 +7.69% 350
West Midlands +1 194 £308 -5.38% 157
East Midlands +5 169 £300 +9.09% 128
North East -13 38 £313 +20.19% 48
Midlands +1 6 - - 3
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6730 (72.03%) HTML
2 5863 (62.75%) CSS
3 3714 (39.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3242 (34.70%) HTML5
5 3191 (34.15%) jQuery
6 2876 (30.78%) .NET
7 2472 (26.46%) C#
8 2438 (26.09%) Java
9 2220 (23.76%) MVC
10 2215 (23.71%) CSS3
11 2187 (23.41%) AngularJS
12 2125 (22.74%) TDD
13 2024 (21.66%) SQL
14 1883 (20.15%) ASP.NET
15 1580 (16.91%) SQL Server
16 1459 (15.62%) OO
17 1351 (14.46%) Web Services
18 1274 (13.64%) Scrum
19 1238 (13.25%) XML
20 1188 (12.72%) Git (software)
21 1161 (12.43%) PHP
22 1050 (11.24%) Node.js
23 1005 (10.76%) Ajax
24 982 (10.51%) Finance
25 978 (10.47%) Web Development
26 944 (10.10%) Linux
27 922 (9.87%) MySQL
28 906 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC
29 900 (9.63%) E-Commerce
30 885 (9.47%) User Experience

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1050 (11.24%) Node.js
2 631 (6.75%) CMS
3 351 (3.76%) SharePoint
4 316 (3.38%) Tomcat
5 301 (3.22%) Apache
6 235 (2.52%) IIS
7 224 (2.40%) WebSphere
8 196 (2.10%) Drupal
9 182 (1.95%) JBoss
10 181 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 179 (1.92%) Umbraco
12 175 (1.87%) WordPress
13 168 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
14 130 (1.39%) WebLogic
15 111 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
16 103 (1.10%) Confluence
17 88 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
18 73 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
19 66 (0.71%) Apache Solr
20 50 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 362 (3.87%) Photoshop
2 320 (3.43%) MS Excel
3 127 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 69 (0.74%) MS Office
5 66 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 42 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 35 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 27 (0.29%) Fireworks
9 17 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 16 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
11 14 (0.15%) InDesign
12 12 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
13 10 (0.11%) PowerPivot
14 9 (0.096%) Adobe After Effects
15 8 (0.086%) MS Project
15 8 (0.086%) GIMP
16 6 (0.064%) Maya
17 4 (0.043%) S-PLUS
18 3 (0.032%) SPSS
18 3 (0.032%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 228 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 129 (1.38%) Magento
3 30 (0.32%) Tridion
4 28 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 26 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
6 25 (0.27%) WebTrends
7 21 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 20 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.096%) RMDS
10 7 (0.075%) Summit
10 7 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (0.064%) BASE24
12 5 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (0.043%) Remedy ITSM
13 4 (0.043%) Fredhopper
14 3 (0.032%) BusinessWorks
14 3 (0.032%) GoldMine
15 2 (0.021%) Exstream
15 2 (0.021%) BigMachines
16 1 (0.011%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 315 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 181 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (1.32%) GitHub
4 96 (1.03%) SaaS
5 75 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 64 (0.69%) Google Analytics
7 57 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 52 (0.56%) Office 365
9 50 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
10 47 (0.50%) IaaS
11 36 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
12 31 (0.33%) Heroku
13 21 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 20 (0.21%) Amazon S3
15 15 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
16 14 (0.15%) Google App Engine
16 14 (0.15%) Force.com
16 14 (0.15%) Google Apps
17 12 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 11 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 384 (4.11%) HTTP
2 277 (2.96%) Internet
3 125 (1.34%) Intranet
4 66 (0.71%) LDAP
5 60 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 50 (0.54%) Firewall
7 42 (0.45%) SAN
7 42 (0.45%) SSL
8 31 (0.33%) DNS
9 27 (0.29%) VPN
10 21 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 15 (0.16%) ATM
11 15 (0.16%) WAN
11 15 (0.16%) Unified Communications
11 15 (0.16%) Skype
12 14 (0.15%) LAN
12 14 (0.15%) Converged Networks
13 13 (0.14%) DMZ
14 12 (0.13%) SMS
14 12 (0.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1580 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 922 (9.87%) MySQL
3 477 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 448 (4.80%) MongoDB
5 323 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 256 (2.74%) NoSQL
7 208 (2.23%) Oracle Database
8 183 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 181 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 170 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 170 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 140 (1.50%) RDBMS
12 136 (1.46%) Big Data
13 124 (1.33%) Hadoop
14 117 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
14 117 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
15 112 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
16 95 (1.02%) Redis
17 93 (1.00%) DB2
18 84 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1188 (12.72%) Git (software)
2 612 (6.55%) Subversion
3 526 (5.63%) Visual Studio
4 454 (4.86%) Grunt
5 357 (3.82%) Selenium
6 342 (3.66%) Maven
7 339 (3.63%) Jenkins
8 313 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 312 (3.34%) Jasmine
10 280 (3.00%) JIRA
11 255 (2.73%) JUnit
12 236 (2.53%) Cucumber
13 215 (2.30%) Eclipse
14 184 (1.97%) NUnit
15 183 (1.96%) Ant
16 175 (1.87%) Bower
17 149 (1.59%) TeamCity
18 141 (1.51%) gulp
19 107 (1.15%) Mocha
20 80 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 982 (10.51%) Finance
2 541 (5.79%) Banking
3 376 (4.02%) Marketing
4 300 (3.21%) Retail
5 238 (2.55%) Investment Banking
6 157 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 144 (1.54%) Publishing
8 134 (1.43%) Games
9 113 (1.21%) Front Office
10 100 (1.07%) Advertising
11 77 (0.82%) Legal
12 68 (0.73%) Back Office
13 54 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 46 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 37 (0.40%) Electronics
16 32 (0.34%) Automotive
17 31 (0.33%) Law
18 27 (0.29%) Multimedia
19 15 (0.16%) Retail Banking
20 14 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7463 (79.88%) Developer
2 1266 (13.55%) Front-End Developer
3 1265 (13.54%) .NET Developer
4 952 (10.19%) Web Developer
5 875 (9.37%) Java Developer
6 803 (8.59%) JavaScript Developer
7 673 (7.20%) Senior Developer
8 664 (7.11%) C# Developer
9 492 (5.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 399 (4.27%) PHP Developer
11 354 (3.79%) Architect
12 339 (3.63%) ASP.NET Developer
13 318 (3.40%) UI Developer
14 304 (3.25%) UI Programmer
15 270 (2.89%) Designer
16 255 (2.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 238 (2.55%) Analyst
18 187 (2.00%) Full Stack Developer
19 183 (1.96%) Software Engineer
20 169 (1.81%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6730 (72.03%) HTML
2 5863 (62.75%) CSS
3 3242 (34.70%) HTML5
4 3191 (34.15%) jQuery
5 2876 (30.78%) .NET
6 2215 (23.71%) CSS3
7 2187 (23.41%) AngularJS
8 1883 (20.15%) ASP.NET
9 1351 (14.46%) Web Services
10 1238 (13.25%) XML
11 1005 (10.76%) Ajax
12 906 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 785 (8.40%) Backbone.js
14 778 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 751 (8.04%) JSON
16 728 (7.79%) .NET Framework
17 705 (7.55%) Sass
18 653 (6.99%) Spring
19 632 (6.76%) REST
20 616 (6.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 885 (9.47%) User Experience
2 408 (4.37%) Mobile App
3 301 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
4 271 (2.90%) Visualisation
5 235 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 197 (2.11%) W3C
7 125 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
8 102 (1.09%) Digital Media
9 95 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 94 (1.01%) Social Media
11 65 (0.70%) Data Structures
12 64 (0.69%) Graphic Design
13 58 (0.62%) Management Information System
14 56 (0.60%) Derivative
15 53 (0.57%) Algorithms
16 48 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
16 48 (0.51%) RIA
16 48 (0.51%) Client/Server
17 45 (0.48%) iPad
18 43 (0.46%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 944 (10.10%) Linux
2 560 (5.99%) UNIX
3 556 (5.95%) Windows
4 320 (3.43%) Android
5 292 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 107 (1.15%) Mac OS X
7 67 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 62 (0.66%) CentOS
9 59 (0.63%) Solaris
10 58 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 57 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 48 (0.51%) AIX
13 38 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (0.33%) Windows Phone
15 29 (0.31%) Ubuntu
16 15 (0.16%) Windows 2000
17 14 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
17 14 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
18 12 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
18 12 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3714 (39.75%) Agile Software Development
2 2220 (23.76%) MVC
3 2125 (22.74%) TDD
4 1459 (15.62%) OO
5 1274 (13.64%) Scrum
6 978 (10.47%) Web Development
7 900 (9.63%) E-Commerce
8 784 (8.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 781 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
10 775 (8.29%) BDD
11 536 (5.74%) Software Engineering
12 510 (5.46%) Unit Testing
13 429 (4.59%) Web Design
14 387 (4.14%) SOA
15 384 (4.11%) CRM
16 373 (3.99%) SDLC
17 352 (3.77%) OOP
18 326 (3.49%) Content Management
19 290 (3.10%) Open Source
20 249 (2.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2472 (26.46%) C#
2 2438 (26.09%) Java
3 2024 (21.66%) SQL
4 1161 (12.43%) PHP
5 607 (6.50%) Python
6 542 (5.80%) Ruby
7 271 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 260 (2.78%) C++
9 214 (2.29%) Perl
10 211 (2.26%) PL/SQL
11 199 (2.13%) VB.NET
12 167 (1.79%) Scala
13 144 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 136 (1.46%) C
15 135 (1.44%) Objective-C
16 129 (1.38%) VB
17 125 (1.34%) Shell Script
18 92 (0.98%) Bash Shell
19 89 (0.95%) PHP5
20 82 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 478 (5.12%) Degree
2 428 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 262 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 110 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 76 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 70 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 65 (0.70%) ISEB
8 49 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 42 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 38 (0.41%) Sun Certification
11 35 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
12 32 (0.34%) MCITP
13 15 (0.16%) OCPJP
14 13 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.12%) MCSD
16 10 (0.11%) CCNA
17 9 (0.096%) CISSP
18 7 (0.075%) HND
18 7 (0.075%) MCP
19 6 (0.064%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (2.77%) QA
2 26 (0.28%) SLA
3 14 (0.15%) WCAG
4 10 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.096%) WAI
6 7 (0.075%) HL7
7 6 (0.064%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.043%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.043%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.032%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.021%) TickIT
12 1 (0.011%) GxP
12 1 (0.011%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.011%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.011%) DICOM
System Software
1 64 (0.69%) Docker
2 59 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 51 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (0.33%) Varnish
5 17 (0.18%) vCloud
6 13 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (0.13%) KVM
8 11 (0.12%) NFS
9 9 (0.096%) Firmware
9 9 (0.096%) Xen
10 8 (0.086%) SRDF
11 7 (0.075%) vSphere
12 5 (0.054%) Squid
13 4 (0.043%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.032%) Apache Flume
14 3 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.032%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.021%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 2 (0.021%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 154 (1.65%) Puppet
2 122 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (0.51%) Ansible
4 46 (0.49%) StatsD
5 39 (0.42%) Vagrant
6 26 (0.28%) Rundeck
7 24 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
8 23 (0.25%) Kibana
8 23 (0.25%) Graylog
9 21 (0.22%) Salt
10 18 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
11 13 (0.14%) logstash
12 12 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (0.12%) Capistrano
13 11 (0.12%) Graphite
14 10 (0.11%) Opsview
14 10 (0.11%) ZABBIX
15 9 (0.096%) HAProxy
16 7 (0.075%) Plesk
17 6 (0.064%) Foglight
Vendors
1 873 (9.34%) Oracle
2 870 (9.31%) Microsoft
3 446 (4.77%) Adobe
4 248 (2.65%) Google
5 170 (1.82%) Zend
6 163 (1.74%) IBM
7 155 (1.66%) Sitecore
8 123 (1.32%) HP
9 99 (1.06%) Twitter
10 84 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
11 79 (0.85%) Red Hat
12 78 (0.83%) EPiServer
13 75 (0.80%) VMware
14 72 (0.77%) ServiceNow
15 71 (0.76%) Tableau
15 71 (0.76%) Citrix
16 64 (0.69%) Cisco
17 59 (0.63%) hybris
18 56 (0.60%) Sybase
19 54 (0.58%) SAP
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £270 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £320 Per Day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: Negotiable Depandant on Skills
Posted: 20 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 6 Months initially
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day Node.JS up-skill
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Reed Technology
Rate: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Rate: £320 - £340 per day + Good depandant on skills
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day + Dependant on Experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Reed Technology
Rate: NEGOTIABLR
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Shefford, Bedfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago