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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 24 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 32 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.45% 9.94% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.05% 23.59% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £263 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £302 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 12
Average hourly rate £32.75 £28.71 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £27.50 £31.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £35.25 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
168 195 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 33.87% 42.12% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 105 82
Average daily rate £375 £295 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +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 31
Average hourly rate £31.00 £27.41 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -14.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £9.23 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.20 £39.20
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 23 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 23 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 23 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 +3 6 £450 +80.00%
Brentwood -2 6 £165 -38.60%
Southend-on-Sea +2 4 £425 +142.85% 3
Colchester - 3 £281 - 1
Harlow - - - -
Hockley - - - - 2
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Canvey Island - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Braintree - - - - 1
Witham - - - - 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 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 72 (75.79%) HTML
2 61 (64.21%) CSS
3 48 (50.53%) XML
4 44 (46.32%) SQL
5 41 (43.16%) .NET
6 38 (40.00%) Java
7 35 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 33 (34.74%) C#
9 30 (31.58%) Windows
10 29 (30.53%) UNIX
11 27 (28.42%) ASP.NET
11 27 (28.42%) Ajax
12 26 (27.37%) Linux
13 24 (25.26%) MVC
14 23 (24.21%) Web Development
15 21 (22.11%) jQuery
15 21 (22.11%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (22.11%) Oracle
16 20 (21.05%) HTML5
16 20 (21.05%) Relational Database
17 19 (20.00%) Web Services
17 19 (20.00%) OO
18 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (17.89%) XHTML
19 17 (17.89%) RUP
19 17 (17.89%) PL/SQL
19 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
20 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
21 15 (15.79%) J2EE
21 15 (15.79%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 14 (14.74%) CMS
2 12 (12.63%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.58%) Umbraco
4 10 (10.53%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.26%) IIS
6 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.11%) OpenROAD
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.05%) Kentico
8 1 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.05%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.11%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.11%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) HTTP
2 8 (8.42%) LDAP
2 8 (8.42%) FTP
3 6 (6.32%) Broadband
3 6 (6.32%) DHCP
3 6 (6.32%) Telnet
3 6 (6.32%) Firewall
3 6 (6.32%) Wireless
3 6 (6.32%) NAS
4 4 (4.21%) Kerberos
5 3 (3.16%) Internet
6 1 (1.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 14 (14.74%) MySQL
4 14 (14.74%) Ingres
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.26%) DTS
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.11%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.05%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.53%) Ant
3 7 (7.37%) JUnit
4 6 (6.32%) Bugzilla
4 6 (6.32%) JIRA
4 6 (6.32%) Selenium
4 6 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (6.32%) Redmine
4 6 (6.32%) Trac
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.16%) QUnit
6 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.16%) MSTest
6 3 (3.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.16%) XDoclet
7 2 (2.11%) Maven
7 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.11%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.05%) Gradle
General
1 6 (6.32%) Legal
2 4 (4.21%) Marketing
2 4 (4.21%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Automotive
4 1 (1.05%) French Language
Job Titles
1 84 (88.42%) Developer
2 26 (27.37%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.89%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) VB Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 9 (9.47%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.21%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.21%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Umbraco Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Architect
12 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (75.79%) HTML
2 61 (64.21%) CSS
3 48 (50.53%) XML
4 41 (43.16%) .NET
5 27 (28.42%) ASP.NET
5 27 (28.42%) Ajax
6 21 (22.11%) jQuery
7 20 (21.05%) HTML5
8 19 (20.00%) Web Services
9 17 (17.89%) XHTML
10 15 (15.79%) J2EE
11 13 (13.68%) WCF
12 12 (12.63%) JSON
13 11 (11.58%) JAX-RPC
14 10 (10.53%) .NET Framework
15 9 (9.47%) Hibernate
15 9 (9.47%) JSP
15 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (8.42%) CSS3
16 8 (8.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.32%) Firmware
3 5 (5.26%) Web 2.0
3 5 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.16%) Social Media
5 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.05%) GIS
6 1 (1.05%) LLPG
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.05%) iPhone
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.58%) Windows
2 29 (30.53%) UNIX
3 26 (27.37%) Linux
4 15 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.63%) Windows XP
5 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.58%) Mac OS X
7 8 (8.42%) Solaris
8 3 (3.16%) Android
9 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.26%) MVC
2 23 (24.21%) Web Development
3 19 (20.00%) OO
4 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.89%) RUP
6 15 (15.79%) Scrum
7 13 (13.68%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (13.68%) TDD
8 11 (11.58%) SOA
9 10 (10.53%) Content Management
10 9 (9.47%) Validation
10 9 (9.47%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.42%) RAD
11 8 (8.42%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (7.37%) Use Case
13 6 (6.32%) B2C
13 6 (6.32%) Unit Testing
14 5 (5.26%) Waterfall
14 5 (5.26%) Web Design
14 5 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.32%) SQL
2 38 (40.00%) Java
3 33 (34.74%) C#
4 17 (17.89%) PL/SQL
5 14 (14.74%) VB
6 13 (13.68%) PHP
7 12 (12.63%) VBA
7 12 (12.63%) VB6
8 9 (9.47%) VB.NET
9 7 (7.37%) T-SQL
10 6 (6.32%) Perl
10 6 (6.32%) Ruby
10 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
10 6 (6.32%) Shell Script
10 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.21%) C++
12 2 (2.11%) C
13 1 (1.05%) VBScript
13 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.05%) FQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Sun Certification
2 3 (3.16%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Oracle
2 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.68%) JBoss
4 11 (11.58%) FatWire
5 9 (9.47%) IBM
6 4 (4.21%) AccuRev
6 4 (4.21%) Facebook
6 4 (4.21%) Twitter
6 4 (4.21%) Sun
7 3 (3.16%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.16%) Adobe
8 2 (2.11%) ICL
9 1 (1.05%) Lagan
9 1 (1.05%) Civica
9 1 (1.05%) Vignette
9 1 (1.05%) Cognos
9 1 (1.05%) Actuate
9 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.05%) ESRI
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