The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 31 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 20 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.30% 7.09% 7.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 20.85% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 23
Median daily rate £313 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +16.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £29.38 £26.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.72 £41.20 £38.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.23 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.45% +14.53%
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
150 211 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.26% 33.98% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 135 86
Median daily rate £300 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £235 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 23
Median hourly rate £31.90 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.05% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -7 3 £225 - 4
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 32 (72.73%) HTML
2 29 (65.91%) CSS
3 26 (59.09%) HTML5
4 19 (43.18%) Java
4 19 (43.18%) .NET
5 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (38.64%) TDD
7 15 (34.09%) C#
7 15 (34.09%) Web Services
7 15 (34.09%) CSS3
8 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
8 13 (29.55%) XML
8 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
9 12 (27.27%) J2EE
9 12 (27.27%) OO
9 12 (27.27%) jQuery
10 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 11 (25.00%) Ajax
10 11 (25.00%) MVC
11 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
12 9 (20.45%) Web Development
12 9 (20.45%) User Experience
12 9 (20.45%) Entity Framework
13 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
13 8 (18.18%) Linux
14 7 (15.91%) Unix
14 7 (15.91%) Ant
14 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (13.64%) Front End Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Liferay
3 1 (2.27%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) DB2
5 1 (2.27%) MS Access
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Ant
2 5 (11.36%) AccuRev
2 5 (11.36%) NUnit
3 4 (9.09%) Selenium
4 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) Gradle
5 2 (4.55%) JUnit
5 2 (4.55%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.27%) Maven
6 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 3 (6.82%) Automotive
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Angular Developer
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Designer
6 5 (11.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) UI Developer
6 5 (11.36%) UX Designer
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce Designer
7 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (9.09%) HTML Developer
7 4 (9.09%) UI Designer
7 4 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (6.82%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (72.73%) HTML
2 29 (65.91%) CSS
3 26 (59.09%) HTML5
4 19 (43.18%) .NET
5 15 (34.09%) CSS3
5 15 (34.09%) Web Services
6 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
6 13 (29.55%) XML
7 12 (27.27%) J2EE
7 12 (27.27%) jQuery
8 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 11 (25.00%) Ajax
9 9 (20.45%) Entity Framework
10 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (13.64%) JSF
12 6 (13.64%) JSP
12 6 (13.64%) LESS
12 6 (13.64%) Sass
12 6 (13.64%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) User Experience
2 5 (11.36%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.55%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.55%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Unix
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) TDD
3 12 (27.27%) OO
4 11 (25.00%) MVC
5 9 (20.45%) Web Development
6 6 (13.64%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 6 (13.64%) RAD
6 6 (13.64%) SOA
7 5 (11.36%) CRM
7 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) ERP
7 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.09%) Pair Programming
8 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Web Design
9 3 (6.82%) Wireframes
10 2 (4.55%) Analytics
10 2 (4.55%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) Groovy
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (6.82%) CA
2 3 (6.82%) Rally
3 2 (4.55%) FatWire
3 2 (4.55%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Omniture
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Essex
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
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