The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 56 57 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 8.68% 11.92% 9.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.33% 30.32% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 20
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £179 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Average hourly rate £36.67 £29.36 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.88% -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.87 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £32.85 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
JavaScript
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
240 188 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.21% 39.33% 35.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 98 71
Average daily rate £360 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £9.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Essex region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Essex

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Essex region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Basildon +1 14 £269 -51.13% 3
Colchester +4 3 £338 +20.00% 6
Brentwood -6 3 £450 +172.72% 2
Chelmsford -15 2 £248 +10.00%
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 87 (88.78%) HTML
2 69 (70.41%) CSS
3 51 (52.04%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (47.96%) Java
5 41 (41.84%) SQL
6 40 (40.82%) XML
7 38 (38.78%) J2EE
7 38 (38.78%) HTML5
8 33 (33.67%) Web Services
9 29 (29.59%) OO
10 28 (28.57%) Ajax
11 27 (27.55%) XHTML
12 26 (26.53%) Linux
13 25 (25.51%) Ant
14 24 (24.49%) WebSphere
15 23 (23.47%) Windows
16 22 (22.45%) UNIX
16 22 (22.45%) CMS
17 21 (21.43%) Solaris
17 21 (21.43%) B2C
17 21 (21.43%) CSS3
18 20 (20.41%) Content Management
18 20 (20.41%) JSP
19 19 (19.39%) TopLink
19 19 (19.39%) Relational Database
19 19 (19.39%) EclipseLink
20 18 (18.37%) Marketing
21 17 (17.35%) jQuery
21 17 (17.35%) TDD
21 17 (17.35%) SOAP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 24 (24.49%) WebSphere
2 22 (22.45%) CMS
3 7 (7.14%) JBoss
4 6 (6.12%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.12%) GlassFish
5 5 (5.10%) Mule
5 5 (5.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (4.08%) Magnolia
7 3 (3.06%) Mule ESB
7 3 (3.06%) Node.js
8 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.04%) WordPress
8 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.02%) IIS
9 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.10%) SaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) DHCP
1 4 (4.08%) FTP
1 4 (4.08%) HTTP
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
1 4 (4.08%) Wireless
2 3 (3.06%) Telnet
2 3 (3.06%) Firewall
2 3 (3.06%) Broadband
3 2 (2.04%) WAN
3 2 (2.04%) 802.11
3 2 (2.04%) DNS
3 2 (2.04%) IPv4
3 2 (2.04%) IPv6
3 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (1.02%) 4G
4 1 (1.02%) UPnP
4 1 (1.02%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) Relational Database
2 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.10%) MySQL
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.02%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.02%) WebFOCUS
5 1 (1.02%) Datomic
Development Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Ant
2 14 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 14 (14.29%) AccuRev
3 10 (10.20%) JIRA
4 9 (9.18%) JUnit
4 9 (9.18%) SoapUI
5 6 (6.12%) Maven
5 6 (6.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.08%) Selenium
7 4 (4.08%) Trac
8 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.06%) Redmine
8 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.04%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.04%) JMeter
9 2 (2.04%) Bugzilla
9 2 (2.04%) Subversion
9 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (18.37%) Marketing
2 8 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.12%) Automotive
4 5 (5.10%) Finance
5 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.02%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 88 (89.80%) Developer
2 34 (34.69%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.33%) Senior Developer
3 16 (16.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (12.24%) UI Developer
4 12 (12.24%) UI Programmer
5 8 (8.16%) AWS Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Senior UI Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.12%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.08%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.08%) CMS Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.04%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (88.78%) HTML
2 69 (70.41%) CSS
3 40 (40.82%) XML
4 38 (38.78%) J2EE
4 38 (38.78%) HTML5
5 33 (33.67%) Web Services
6 28 (28.57%) Ajax
7 27 (27.55%) XHTML
8 21 (21.43%) CSS3
9 20 (20.41%) JSP
10 19 (19.39%) TopLink
10 19 (19.39%) EclipseLink
11 17 (17.35%) jQuery
11 17 (17.35%) .NET
11 17 (17.35%) SOAP
11 17 (17.35%) Struts
12 11 (11.22%) AngularJS
13 10 (10.20%) JAX-RS
13 10 (10.20%) JAX-WS
14 9 (9.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Web 2.0
2 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) LIMS
3 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.02%) Replication
4 1 (1.02%) Clustering
4 1 (1.02%) Biology
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Life Science
4 1 (1.02%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Linux
2 23 (23.47%) Windows
3 22 (22.45%) UNIX
4 21 (21.43%) Solaris
5 2 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.04%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.59%) OO
3 21 (21.43%) B2C
4 20 (20.41%) Content Management
5 17 (17.35%) TDD
6 16 (16.33%) Web Development
7 13 (13.27%) SOA
7 13 (13.27%) MVC
8 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (10.20%) User Stories
9 10 (10.20%) Web Design
10 9 (9.18%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (8.16%) Analytics
11 8 (8.16%) Use Case
12 7 (7.14%) RAD
12 7 (7.14%) SEO
12 7 (7.14%) Scrum
12 7 (7.14%) OOD
13 6 (6.12%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.96%) Java
2 41 (41.84%) SQL
3 10 (10.20%) C#
4 9 (9.18%) PHP
5 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.06%) C
7 3 (3.06%) Perl
7 3 (3.06%) Ruby
8 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.04%) Python
8 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.02%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.02%) Clojure
9 1 (1.02%) Scala
9 1 (1.02%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.04%) Degree
1 2 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) IBM
2 10 (10.20%) FatWire
3 8 (8.16%) Google
3 8 (8.16%) Oracle
4 7 (7.14%) Adobe
4 7 (7.14%) Omniture
5 3 (3.06%) Zend
5 3 (3.06%) HP
6 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.04%) Sencha
7 1 (1.02%) Eloqua
7 1 (1.02%) Siebel
7 1 (1.02%) Software AG
7 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.02%) webMethods
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