The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 21 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 34 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.04% 9.68% 5.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.36% 23.56% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £265 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 11
Average hourly rate £33.73 £30.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £27.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £36.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
167 191 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 34.58% 41.08% 34.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 100 80
Average daily rate £350 £295 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 33
Average hourly rate £33.73 £25.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.90% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £9.23 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.35 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
East of England

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 30 July 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
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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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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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 5 £450 +80.00% 1
Southend-on-Sea +2 4 £425 +142.85% 3
Colchester - 4 £281 - 1
Harlow - - - -
Hockley - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - - 1
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Witham - - - - 1
Canvey Island - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 66 (72.53%) HTML
2 54 (59.34%) CSS
3 47 (51.65%) XML
4 42 (46.15%) .NET
5 41 (45.05%) SQL
6 36 (39.56%) SQL Server
7 34 (37.36%) C#
8 33 (36.26%) Java
9 29 (31.87%) Windows
10 26 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 25 (27.47%) Ajax
12 24 (26.37%) UNIX
12 24 (26.37%) MVC
13 23 (25.27%) jQuery
14 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (21.98%) Linux
16 19 (20.88%) Microsoft
16 19 (20.88%) Web Development
17 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (19.78%) HTML5
17 18 (19.78%) OO
18 16 (17.58%) MS Excel
18 16 (17.58%) RUP
18 16 (17.58%) Oracle
18 16 (17.58%) Scrum
19 15 (16.48%) PL/SQL
19 15 (16.48%) XHTML
19 15 (16.48%) Windows 7
19 15 (16.48%) WCF
20 14 (15.38%) Relational Database

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (14.29%) CMS
2 10 (10.99%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.99%) Umbraco
3 7 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.49%) IIS
5 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.20%) OpenROAD
7 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.10%) WordPress
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 16 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.20%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.20%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) HTTP
2 8 (8.79%) FTP
3 7 (7.69%) LDAP
4 6 (6.59%) NAS
4 6 (6.59%) Telnet
4 6 (6.59%) Wireless
4 6 (6.59%) Firewall
4 6 (6.59%) Broadband
4 6 (6.59%) DHCP
5 4 (4.40%) Kerberos
6 3 (3.30%) Internet
7 1 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.56%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.38%) Ingres
4 10 (10.99%) MySQL
5 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.49%) DTS
8 2 (2.20%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.10%) MS Access
9 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.10%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.99%) Ant
3 7 (7.69%) JUnit
4 6 (6.59%) Redmine
4 6 (6.59%) Trac
4 6 (6.59%) Selenium
4 6 (6.59%) JIRA
4 6 (6.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (6.59%) Bugzilla
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (3.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.30%) MSTest
6 3 (3.30%) QUnit
7 2 (2.20%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.20%) Maven
7 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.10%) Subversion
8 1 (1.10%) Moq
General
1 6 (6.59%) Legal
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Automotive
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 80 (87.91%) Developer
2 20 (21.98%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.78%) .NET Developer
4 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (12.09%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.09%) VB Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Web Developer
7 9 (9.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Test Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Umbraco Developer
10 4 (4.40%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Network Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) .NET Web Developer
12 2 (2.20%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (2.20%) SharePoint Architect
12 2 (2.20%) OpenROAD Developer
12 2 (2.20%) SharePoint Developer
12 2 (2.20%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (72.53%) HTML
2 54 (59.34%) CSS
3 47 (51.65%) XML
4 42 (46.15%) .NET
5 26 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 25 (27.47%) Ajax
7 23 (25.27%) jQuery
8 18 (19.78%) HTML5
9 15 (16.48%) XHTML
9 15 (16.48%) WCF
10 13 (14.29%) Web Services
11 11 (12.09%) J2EE
11 11 (12.09%) JSON
12 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
12 10 (10.99%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (9.89%) JSP
13 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (8.79%) Hibernate
15 7 (7.69%) Spring
15 7 (7.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (6.59%) Firmware
2 5 (5.49%) Web 2.0
3 4 (4.40%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.20%) Social Media
4 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.10%) GIS
5 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.10%) LLPG
5 1 (1.10%) iPhone
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Open Source
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.87%) Windows
2 24 (26.37%) UNIX
3 20 (21.98%) Linux
4 15 (16.48%) Windows 7
5 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.19%) Windows XP
6 7 (7.69%) Solaris
7 6 (6.59%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.30%) Android
9 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) MVC
2 19 (20.88%) Web Development
3 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.78%) OO
4 16 (17.58%) RUP
4 16 (17.58%) Scrum
5 13 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (12.09%) TDD
7 10 (10.99%) SOA
8 9 (9.89%) Validation
8 9 (9.89%) Content Management
9 8 (8.79%) RAD
10 7 (7.69%) Use Case
10 7 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.59%) B2C
12 5 (5.49%) OOD
12 5 (5.49%) UML
12 5 (5.49%) Migration
12 5 (5.49%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.05%) SQL
2 34 (37.36%) C#
3 33 (36.26%) Java
4 15 (16.48%) PL/SQL
5 14 (15.38%) VB
5 14 (15.38%) PHP
6 12 (13.19%) VB6
6 12 (13.19%) VBA
7 9 (9.89%) VB.NET
8 7 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 7 (7.69%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.59%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.59%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.59%) Ruby
9 6 (6.59%) Perl
10 5 (5.49%) C++
11 2 (2.20%) C
12 1 (1.10%) Python
12 1 (1.10%) VBScript
12 1 (1.10%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Sun Certification
2 3 (3.30%) Degree
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.58%) Oracle
3 12 (13.19%) JBoss
4 11 (12.09%) FatWire
5 9 (9.89%) IBM
6 5 (5.49%) Sun
6 5 (5.49%) AccuRev
6 5 (5.49%) Twitter
7 3 (3.30%) Adobe
7 3 (3.30%) Facebook
8 2 (2.20%) ICL
8 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.10%) Cognos
9 1 (1.10%) Vignette
9 1 (1.10%) ESRI
9 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.10%) Actuate
9 1 (1.10%) Lagan
9 1 (1.10%) Civica
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