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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 20 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 43 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.89% 8.07% 9.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.38% 23.35% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 31
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.73 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +11.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £26.75 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £39.15 £36.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
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
211 167 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 33.81% 34.58% 41.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 86 103
Average daily rate £361 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 29
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.73 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +34.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 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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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 12 £346 -23.05%
Chelmsford - 2 £248 -
Colchester +4 1 - - 5
Brentwood -4 1 - - 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 89 (89.00%) HTML
2 71 (71.00%) CSS
3 54 (54.00%) Java
4 51 (51.00%) SQL
5 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (45.00%) XML
7 39 (39.00%) HTML5
8 38 (38.00%) J2EE
9 37 (37.00%) Web Services
10 36 (36.00%) Linux
11 34 (34.00%) Ajax
12 32 (32.00%) UNIX
13 31 (31.00%) OO
13 31 (31.00%) XHTML
14 30 (30.00%) Ant
15 29 (29.00%) Windows
15 29 (29.00%) WebSphere
15 29 (29.00%) Relational Database
16 27 (27.00%) Solaris
17 26 (26.00%) TDD
17 26 (26.00%) Content Management
18 24 (24.00%) TopLink
18 24 (24.00%) EclipseLink
19 23 (23.00%) SOAP
20 21 (21.00%) .NET
20 21 (21.00%) B2C
20 21 (21.00%) IBM
20 21 (21.00%) MVC
21 20 (20.00%) Eclipse
21 20 (20.00%) JSP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (29.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (18.00%) CMS
3 11 (11.00%) JBoss
4 10 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 8 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.00%) GlassFish
7 5 (5.00%) Mule
8 4 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Magnolia
8 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (3.00%) Mule ESB
9 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.00%) WordPress
10 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.00%) IIS
11 1 (1.00%) Apache
11 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.00%) MS Office
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.00%) Office 365
3 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) HTTP
2 4 (4.00%) LDAP
2 4 (4.00%) DHCP
2 4 (4.00%) FTP
2 4 (4.00%) Internet
2 4 (4.00%) Wireless
3 3 (3.00%) Telnet
3 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.00%) Broadband
4 2 (2.00%) WAN
4 2 (2.00%) DNS
4 2 (2.00%) IPv4
4 2 (2.00%) IPv6
4 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.00%) 802.11
4 2 (2.00%) NAS
5 1 (1.00%) 4G
5 1 (1.00%) UPnP
5 1 (1.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.00%) MySQL
4 4 (4.00%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (30.00%) Ant
2 20 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 16 (16.00%) SoapUI
4 10 (10.00%) JIRA
5 8 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.00%) AccuRev
5 8 (8.00%) JUnit
6 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.00%) Maven
7 4 (4.00%) Trac
7 4 (4.00%) Selenium
8 3 (3.00%) Redmine
9 2 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.00%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.00%) Hudson
9 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.00%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.00%) JMeter
General
1 20 (20.00%) Marketing
2 7 (7.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.00%) Automotive
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.00%) Finance
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (91.00%) Developer
2 42 (42.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 15 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (9.00%) UI Developer
5 9 (9.00%) UI Programmer
6 8 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (6.00%) AWS Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Senior UI Developer
8 4 (4.00%) CMS Developer
8 4 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.00%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Analyst
9 3 (3.00%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (89.00%) HTML
2 71 (71.00%) CSS
3 45 (45.00%) XML
4 39 (39.00%) HTML5
5 38 (38.00%) J2EE
6 37 (37.00%) Web Services
7 34 (34.00%) Ajax
8 31 (31.00%) XHTML
9 24 (24.00%) TopLink
9 24 (24.00%) EclipseLink
10 23 (23.00%) SOAP
11 21 (21.00%) .NET
12 20 (20.00%) JSP
13 17 (17.00%) jQuery
14 16 (16.00%) JAX-WS
14 16 (16.00%) CSS3
14 16 (16.00%) JAX-RS
14 16 (16.00%) Struts
15 12 (12.00%) Hibernate
15 12 (12.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Web 2.0
2 4 (4.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.00%) NHS
3 3 (3.00%) LIMS
4 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.00%) Linux
2 32 (32.00%) UNIX
3 29 (29.00%) Windows
4 27 (27.00%) Solaris
5 4 (4.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.00%) OO
3 26 (26.00%) TDD
3 26 (26.00%) Content Management
4 21 (21.00%) B2C
4 21 (21.00%) MVC
5 15 (15.00%) Web Development
5 15 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
6 14 (14.00%) User Stories
7 13 (13.00%) Use Case
7 13 (13.00%) SOA
8 12 (12.00%) Web Design
8 12 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (11.00%) Scrum
10 10 (10.00%) Validation
10 10 (10.00%) RUP
11 9 (9.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.00%) Analytics
13 7 (7.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.00%) Java
2 51 (51.00%) SQL
3 14 (14.00%) C#
4 10 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.00%) PHP
6 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.00%) C
8 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.00%) Ruby
8 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (21.00%) IBM
2 11 (11.00%) Oracle
3 9 (9.00%) FatWire
4 8 (8.00%) Google
5 7 (7.00%) Omniture
6 6 (6.00%) Adobe
7 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.00%) Zend
9 2 (2.00%) HP
10 1 (1.00%) Software AG
10 1 (1.00%) webMethods
10 1 (1.00%) Sun
10 1 (1.00%) Nintex
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