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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5612 4979 4491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.27% 9.62% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.17% 25.13% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4162 3502 3039
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £527 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 37 40
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £33.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.95 £19.09 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £42.40 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £36.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +19.67%
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
19922 19812 18398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.00% 38.29% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13808 13544 11982
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 404 383
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £19.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +2 2926 £450 +8.43% 925
South East -1 769 £375 - 366
Yorkshire +7 473 £390 +18.18% 169
North West +10 358 £375 +7.14% 303
South West +2 327 £350 - 164
West Midlands +4 272 £325 - 160
East of England -2 207 £375 +7.14% 142
East Midlands +4 171 £364 +17.33% 132
North East -2 94 £375 +7.14% 28
Midlands -7 6 £300 -36.84% 3
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7288 (66.84%) HTML
2 6579 (60.34%) CSS
3 4881 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3650 (33.47%) HTML5
5 3562 (32.67%) AngularJS
6 3309 (30.35%) Java
7 2793 (25.61%) jQuery
8 2722 (24.96%) .NET
9 2564 (23.51%) CSS3
10 2534 (23.24%) C#
11 2374 (21.77%) TDD
12 2336 (21.42%) MVC
13 2182 (20.01%) Front End Development
14 2140 (19.63%) Web Development
15 2136 (19.59%) SQL
16 1859 (17.05%) Node.js
17 1615 (14.81%) Git (software)
18 1590 (14.58%) ASP.NET
19 1558 (14.29%) SQL Server
20 1557 (14.28%) PHP
21 1533 (14.06%) Scrum
22 1505 (13.80%) Web Services
23 1422 (13.04%) XML
24 1332 (12.22%) OO
25 1318 (12.09%) React
26 1231 (11.29%) Finance
27 1144 (10.49%) User Experience
28 1141 (10.46%) Sass
29 1139 (10.45%) BDD
30 1076 (9.87%) Spring

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
1 674 (6.18%) CMS
2 426 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 385 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 303 (2.78%) Apache
5 278 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 267 (2.45%) IIS
7 226 (2.07%) WordPress
8 211 (1.94%) JBoss
9 192 (1.76%) Drupal
10 172 (1.58%) Confluence
11 159 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 152 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 138 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 121 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 117 (1.07%) Umbraco
16 115 (1.05%) nginx
17 103 (0.94%) WebLogic
18 78 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
19 65 (0.60%) Apache Solr
20 56 (0.51%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 308 (2.82%) Photoshop
2 303 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 121 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 104 (0.95%) MS Office
5 95 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 61 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 38 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
8 33 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
9 27 (0.25%) InfoPath
10 22 (0.20%) InDesign
11 14 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 14 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
12 11 (0.10%) SPSS
13 10 (0.092%) GIMP
14 5 (0.046%) Adobe Captivate
14 5 (0.046%) InVision
14 5 (0.046%) MS Project
15 4 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
15 4 (0.037%) Mingle
15 4 (0.037%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 247 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 132 (1.21%) Magento
3 47 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
4 42 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 25 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.14%) Eloqua
7 13 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
8 11 (0.10%) BigMachines
9 10 (0.092%) Adobe Campaign
10 9 (0.083%) Oracle BPM
11 8 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (0.064%) WebTrends
13 6 (0.055%) Remedy ITSM
13 6 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 5 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.046%) Sage CRM
14 5 (0.046%) Unit4 Business World
15 4 (0.037%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
15 4 (0.037%) RMDS
15 4 (0.037%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 643 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
2 435 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 322 (2.95%) GitHub
4 141 (1.29%) SaaS
5 136 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
6 105 (0.96%) Office 365
7 85 (0.78%) PaaS
8 84 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 66 (0.61%) IaaS
10 48 (0.44%) Google Analytics
11 47 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
12 41 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
13 39 (0.36%) Amazon S3
14 36 (0.33%) Google App Engine
15 34 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
16 29 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
17 28 (0.26%) Heroku
18 26 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
19 19 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
20 16 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 387 (3.55%) HTTP
2 343 (3.15%) Network Security
3 237 (2.17%) Internet
4 93 (0.85%) LDAP
5 71 (0.65%) DNS
6 64 (0.59%) Intranet
6 64 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 62 (0.57%) SSL
8 42 (0.39%) SNMP
9 35 (0.32%) HTTPS
10 33 (0.30%) SAN
11 27 (0.25%) Firewall
12 22 (0.20%) WAN
13 21 (0.19%) LAN
14 20 (0.18%) iSCSI
15 19 (0.17%) NAS
16 17 (0.16%) AMQP
16 17 (0.16%) FCoE
16 17 (0.16%) Fibre Channel
16 17 (0.16%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1558 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 939 (8.61%) MySQL
3 668 (6.13%) MongoDB
4 512 (4.70%) NoSQL
5 499 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 309 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 207 (1.90%) Hadoop
8 191 (1.75%) Oracle Database
9 163 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 153 (1.40%) RDBMS
11 148 (1.36%) Big Data
11 148 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 147 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 128 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
14 104 (0.95%) Redis
15 103 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
16 102 (0.94%) DB2
17 98 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 79 (0.72%) Neo4j
19 68 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1615 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 615 (5.64%) Grunt
3 587 (5.38%) Jenkins
4 585 (5.37%) Subversion
5 518 (4.75%) gulp
6 499 (4.58%) Visual Studio
7 460 (4.22%) JIRA
8 444 (4.07%) Maven
9 403 (3.70%) Selenium
10 402 (3.69%) Jasmine
11 348 (3.19%) Cucumber
12 333 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 330 (3.03%) JUnit
14 263 (2.41%) TeamCity
15 210 (1.93%) Mocha
16 192 (1.76%) WebDriver
17 189 (1.73%) Karma Test Runner
18 144 (1.32%) Eclipse
19 137 (1.26%) Ant
20 129 (1.18%) Mockito
General
1 1231 (11.29%) Finance
2 710 (6.51%) Banking
3 373 (3.42%) Retail
4 348 (3.19%) Marketing
5 187 (1.71%) Games
6 178 (1.63%) Investment Banking
7 173 (1.59%) Publishing
8 137 (1.26%) Telecoms
9 125 (1.15%) Advertising
10 121 (1.11%) Front Office
11 80 (0.73%) Manufacturing
12 77 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 65 (0.60%) Law
14 59 (0.54%) Electronics
15 44 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 41 (0.38%) Automotive
17 39 (0.36%) Legal
18 28 (0.26%) Back Office
18 28 (0.26%) Local Government
19 17 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 8675 (79.56%) Developer
2 2087 (19.14%) JavaScript Developer
3 1785 (16.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1322 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 1276 (11.70%) .NET Developer
6 887 (8.13%) Senior Developer
7 858 (7.87%) C# Developer
8 767 (7.03%) HTML Developer
9 733 (6.72%) Web Developer
10 686 (6.29%) Angular Developer
11 613 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 532 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
13 527 (4.83%) HTML CSS Developer
14 519 (4.76%) PHP Developer
15 473 (4.34%) UI Developer
16 443 (4.06%) ASP.NET Developer
17 428 (3.93%) Architect
18 422 (3.87%) Agile Developer
19 402 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 365 (3.35%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7288 (66.84%) HTML
2 6579 (60.34%) CSS
3 3650 (33.47%) HTML5
4 3562 (32.67%) AngularJS
5 2793 (25.61%) jQuery
6 2722 (24.96%) .NET
7 2564 (23.51%) CSS3
8 1859 (17.05%) Node.js
9 1590 (14.58%) ASP.NET
10 1505 (13.80%) Web Services
11 1422 (13.04%) XML
12 1318 (12.09%) React
13 1141 (10.46%) Sass
14 1076 (9.87%) Spring
15 1027 (9.42%) REST
16 966 (8.86%) JSON
17 863 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 858 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
19 800 (7.34%) RESTful
20 784 (7.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1144 (10.49%) User Experience
2 422 (3.87%) Mobile App
3 387 (3.55%) Digital Media
4 337 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 319 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 207 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 172 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
8 93 (0.85%) Fintech
9 91 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 81 (0.74%) iPad
11 71 (0.65%) N-Tier
12 69 (0.63%) Management Information System
13 68 (0.62%) Algorithms
14 67 (0.61%) Data Integration
15 66 (0.61%) W3C
16 58 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
17 57 (0.52%) Hedge funds
18 53 (0.49%) Derivative
19 51 (0.47%) NHS
19 51 (0.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1023 (9.38%) Linux
2 642 (5.89%) Windows
3 526 (4.82%) Unix
4 263 (2.41%) Android
5 256 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 120 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 96 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 93 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 67 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 43 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 40 (0.37%) CentOS
12 40 (0.37%) Solaris
13 37 (0.34%) Windows 10
14 19 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
16 15 (0.14%) AIX
17 14 (0.13%) Windows 7
17 14 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
18 11 (0.10%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4881 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2374 (21.77%) TDD
3 2336 (21.42%) MVC
4 2182 (20.01%) Front End Development
5 2140 (19.63%) Web Development
6 1533 (14.06%) Scrum
7 1332 (12.22%) OO
8 1139 (10.45%) BDD
9 1056 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 954 (8.75%) E-Commerce
11 764 (7.01%) CRM
12 747 (6.85%) Responsive Web Design
13 677 (6.21%) Software Engineering
14 583 (5.35%) Unit Testing
15 546 (5.01%) Open Source
16 525 (4.81%) DevOps
17 480 (4.40%) SDLC
18 470 (4.31%) OOP
19 398 (3.65%) SOA
20 389 (3.57%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3309 (30.35%) Java
2 2534 (23.24%) C#
3 2136 (19.59%) SQL
4 1557 (14.28%) PHP
5 842 (7.72%) Python
6 607 (5.57%) Ruby
7 402 (3.69%) Scala
8 354 (3.25%) T-SQL
9 323 (2.96%) ES6
10 299 (2.74%) C++
11 261 (2.39%) Perl
12 218 (2.00%) C
13 215 (1.97%) PowerShell
14 209 (1.92%) PL/SQL
15 198 (1.82%) TypeScript
16 185 (1.70%) Groovy
17 183 (1.68%) VB
18 144 (1.32%) VB.NET
19 133 (1.22%) Shell Script
20 114 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 561 (5.14%) Security Cleared
2 494 (4.53%) Degree
3 342 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 122 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 79 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 76 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 72 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 47 (0.43%) ISEB
9 35 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 27 (0.25%) MCSD
12 22 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 20 (0.18%) BC Cleared
13 20 (0.18%) PMI Certification
14 19 (0.17%) MCSE
15 18 (0.17%) MCITP
16 16 (0.15%) PMP
17 15 (0.14%) CCNP
17 15 (0.14%) DBS Check
18 13 (0.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 333 (3.05%) QA
2 72 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 55 (0.50%) WAI
4 42 (0.39%) SLA
5 30 (0.28%) WCAG
6 15 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.092%) SDET
8 9 (0.083%) COBIT
9 6 (0.055%) HL7
9 6 (0.055%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.037%) MiFID
10 4 (0.037%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.028%) FATCA
11 3 (0.028%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.028%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.028%) ISO20022
11 3 (0.028%) MISRA
11 3 (0.028%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.018%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 255 (2.34%) Docker
2 131 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 77 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 46 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 42 (0.39%) Xen
7 38 (0.35%) KVM
8 21 (0.19%) vSphere
9 19 (0.17%) NFS
10 17 (0.16%) SRDF
10 17 (0.16%) Varnish
11 16 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
13 7 (0.064%) vCloud
13 7 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.055%) VMware ESX
15 4 (0.037%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.037%) XenDesktop
16 3 (0.028%) HDFS
17 2 (0.018%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 278 (2.55%) Puppet
2 203 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 91 (0.83%) Ansible
4 57 (0.52%) Kibana
5 42 (0.39%) Kubernetes
5 42 (0.39%) Nagios
6 37 (0.34%) StatsD
7 27 (0.25%) logstash
8 24 (0.22%) Graphite
8 24 (0.22%) SCCM
9 19 (0.17%) Tivoli
10 17 (0.16%) HP SiteScope
11 14 (0.13%) Control-M
12 13 (0.12%) Capistrano
13 11 (0.10%) Ganglia
13 11 (0.10%) SCOM
13 11 (0.10%) TeamSite
13 11 (0.10%) Terraform
14 10 (0.092%) Zenoss
15 9 (0.083%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 920 (8.44%) Microsoft
2 910 (8.35%) Oracle
3 401 (3.68%) Adobe
4 202 (1.85%) IBM
5 193 (1.77%) ServiceNow
6 185 (1.70%) Google
7 150 (1.38%) Sitecore
8 139 (1.27%) Zend
9 124 (1.14%) VMware
10 102 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
11 101 (0.93%) Atlassian
12 97 (0.89%) SAP
13 93 (0.85%) Red Hat
14 71 (0.65%) EPiServer
15 67 (0.61%) HP
15 67 (0.61%) Twitter
16 66 (0.61%) Sybase
17 58 (0.53%) hybris
18 53 (0.49%) Tableau
19 47 (0.43%) ATG
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £310 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 280 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £275 - £320 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday