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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 70 47 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.23% 8.25% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.79% 25.00% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 24 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £298 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.65% +3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £158 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £378 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £31.00 £12.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.00% -48.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.50
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
235 188 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 44.42% 32.98% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 105 74
Average daily rate £425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £137 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £418 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 18
Average hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £26.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% +2.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 27 November 2014.

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
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 27 November 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
Brentwood - 7 £322 - 1
Basildon +1 6 £450 +125.00% 2
Southend-on-Sea -22 6 £475 +41.79% 4
Colchester 0 1 - - 2
Harlow - 1 £275 -
Hockley - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 2
Witham - - - - 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 94 (78.33%) HTML
2 81 (67.50%) SQL
3 76 (63.33%) Java
4 75 (62.50%) CSS
5 57 (47.50%) XML
6 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (40.00%) Web Services
8 45 (37.50%) Linux
9 40 (33.33%) Oracle
10 39 (32.50%) UNIX
11 37 (30.83%) Relational Database
12 36 (30.00%) MVC
13 35 (29.17%) J2EE
14 34 (28.33%) .NET
15 33 (27.50%) PL/SQL
16 32 (26.67%) TDD
16 32 (26.67%) Web Development
17 29 (24.17%) HTML5
17 29 (24.17%) MySQL
18 28 (23.33%) Ajax
18 28 (23.33%) Spring
19 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
19 27 (22.50%) C#
19 27 (22.50%) Hibernate
20 26 (21.67%) jQuery
20 26 (21.67%) REST
21 25 (20.83%) HTTP
22 23 (19.17%) LDAP
23 21 (17.50%) Scrum
23 21 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 19 (15.83%) JBoss
2 17 (14.17%) WebLogic
3 13 (10.83%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.33%) CMS
5 8 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (4.17%) Apache
8 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.50%) Node.js
10 2 (1.67%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.83%) Confluence
11 1 (0.83%) WordPress
11 1 (0.83%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) SaaS
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.83%) HTTP
2 23 (19.17%) LDAP
3 9 (7.50%) Wireless
4 8 (6.67%) Broadband
4 8 (6.67%) NAS
5 7 (5.83%) DHCP
5 7 (5.83%) FTP
5 7 (5.83%) Firewall
5 7 (5.83%) Telnet
6 6 (5.00%) SSL
6 6 (5.00%) VPN
7 3 (2.50%) Internet
8 1 (0.83%) LAN
8 1 (0.83%) WAN
8 1 (0.83%) Intranet
8 1 (0.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.83%) Relational Database
2 29 (24.17%) MySQL
3 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
4 14 (11.67%) MariaDB
5 10 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
7 8 (6.67%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.83%) DTS
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.83%) MS Access
10 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (15.00%) Selenium
2 12 (10.00%) Ant
2 12 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (7.50%) NUnit
4 8 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 7 (5.83%) JIRA
6 6 (5.00%) Maven
6 6 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.17%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Bugzilla
8 4 (3.33%) JUnit
8 4 (3.33%) Redmine
8 4 (3.33%) Trac
9 3 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.67%) Subversion
10 2 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.67%) Mockito
10 2 (1.67%) Hamcrest
10 2 (1.67%) MSTest
General
1 9 (7.50%) Marketing
2 5 (4.17%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Legal
2 5 (4.17%) Publishing
3 3 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Billing
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (70.83%) Developer
2 43 (35.83%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.83%) Senior Developer
4 10 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Programmer
8 6 (5.00%) Project Leader
8 6 (5.00%) Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Software Project Leader
8 6 (5.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 5 (4.17%) UI Programmer
9 5 (4.17%) UI Developer
9 5 (4.17%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (3.33%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (78.33%) HTML
2 75 (62.50%) CSS
3 57 (47.50%) XML
4 48 (40.00%) Web Services
5 35 (29.17%) J2EE
6 34 (28.33%) .NET
7 29 (24.17%) HTML5
8 28 (23.33%) Ajax
8 28 (23.33%) Spring
9 27 (22.50%) Hibernate
10 26 (21.67%) jQuery
10 26 (21.67%) REST
11 19 (15.83%) CSS3
11 19 (15.83%) JPA
12 18 (15.00%) ASP.NET
13 17 (14.17%) JSP
13 17 (14.17%) JAAS
14 16 (13.33%) Struts2
14 16 (13.33%) Spring MVC
14 16 (13.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (15.00%) Visualisation
3 14 (11.67%) Biology
3 14 (11.67%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.67%) Life Science
5 6 (5.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (4.17%) Open Source
6 5 (4.17%) STB
7 4 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.33%) User Experience
8 2 (1.67%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Handset
9 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.83%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 45 (37.50%) Linux
2 39 (32.50%) UNIX
3 18 (15.00%) Windows
4 16 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 10 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.83%) Android
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.00%) MVC
3 32 (26.67%) TDD
3 32 (26.67%) Web Development
4 21 (17.50%) Scrum
4 21 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (14.17%) Web Design
6 16 (13.33%) Content Management
6 16 (13.33%) Bioinformatics
6 16 (13.33%) Validation
7 15 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 15 (12.50%) Microservices
8 14 (11.67%) OO
9 12 (10.00%) RUP
9 12 (10.00%) Use Case
10 11 (9.17%) Software Engineering
10 11 (9.17%) UML
11 9 (7.50%) OOD
11 9 (7.50%) B2C
11 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 81 (67.50%) SQL
2 76 (63.33%) Java
3 33 (27.50%) PL/SQL
4 27 (22.50%) C#
5 17 (14.17%) PHP
6 14 (11.67%) Perl
7 12 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 10 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 10 (8.33%) Python
9 9 (7.50%) Ruby
10 8 (6.67%) PowerShell
10 8 (6.67%) Bash Shell
11 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (5.00%) C++
12 3 (2.50%) VB
13 1 (0.83%) R
13 1 (0.83%) FQL
13 1 (0.83%) Groovy
13 1 (0.83%) VBA
13 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) Sun Certification
3 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Firmware
2 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (10.83%) FatWire
3 11 (9.17%) IBM
4 9 (7.50%) AccuRev
4 9 (7.50%) Sun
5 7 (5.83%) Adobe
6 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 5 (4.17%) Twitter
8 3 (2.50%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.83%) Facebook
9 1 (0.83%) Spiceworks
9 1 (0.83%) Vignette
9 1 (0.83%) Cognos
9 1 (0.83%) VMware
9 1 (0.83%) BT
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco
9 1 (0.83%) Actuate
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.83%) Symantec
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