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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 30 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 29 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.13% 6.02% 8.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.29% 19.00% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 34
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.60 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.64% -6.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £38.71 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.72 £45.00 £45.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
178 200 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.63% 31.70% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 113 100
Median daily rate £313 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 27
Median hourly rate £32.50 £41.30 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.30% +1.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £37.45 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.33 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 June 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 June 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 - 3 £225 - 1
Basildon -3 1 £240 -40.00% 1
Chigwell - 1 £350 -
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 35 (72.92%) HTML
2 33 (68.75%) CSS
3 26 (54.17%) HTML5
4 23 (47.92%) .NET
5 20 (41.67%) Java
6 19 (39.58%) C#
6 19 (39.58%) TDD
7 18 (37.50%) Web Services
8 17 (35.42%) XML
8 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (35.42%) jQuery
9 16 (33.33%) MVC
10 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 15 (31.25%) CSS3
11 14 (29.17%) AngularJS
11 14 (29.17%) Ajax
12 13 (27.08%) OO
12 13 (27.08%) SQL
13 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 12 (25.00%) J2EE
13 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
14 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
14 11 (22.92%) Entity Framework
15 10 (20.83%) Web Development
15 10 (20.83%) Linux
16 9 (18.75%) Unix
16 9 (18.75%) Ant
16 9 (18.75%) User Experience
17 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (16.67%) XHTML

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 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.17%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Liferay
4 1 (2.08%) LiveCycle
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) MS Access
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Ant
2 6 (12.50%) NUnit
3 5 (10.42%) AccuRev
3 5 (10.42%) Selenium
4 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.25%) Maven
5 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.25%) Subversion
5 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.17%) Gradle
6 2 (4.17%) JUnit
6 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Automotive
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 13 (27.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (27.08%) C# Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Angular Developer
5 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (10.42%) HTML Developer
7 5 (10.42%) UI Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Designer
8 4 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce Designer
9 3 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (6.25%) UI Designer
9 3 (6.25%) UI/UX Designer
9 3 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (72.92%) HTML
2 33 (68.75%) CSS
3 26 (54.17%) HTML5
4 23 (47.92%) .NET
5 18 (37.50%) Web Services
6 17 (35.42%) jQuery
6 17 (35.42%) XML
7 15 (31.25%) CSS3
8 14 (29.17%) Ajax
8 14 (29.17%) AngularJS
9 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (25.00%) J2EE
10 11 (22.92%) Entity Framework
11 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (16.67%) XHTML
12 7 (14.58%) LINQ
12 7 (14.58%) REST
12 7 (14.58%) Sass
12 7 (14.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
3 2 (4.17%) NHS
3 2 (4.17%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.17%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Unix
3 5 (10.42%) Windows
4 4 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (4.17%) Android
5 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) TDD
2 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) MVC
4 13 (27.08%) OO
5 10 (20.83%) Web Development
6 6 (12.50%) CRM
6 6 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 6 (12.50%) RAD
6 6 (12.50%) SOA
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.33%) ERP
8 4 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.25%) Web Design
10 2 (4.17%) Content Management
10 2 (4.17%) Information Management
10 2 (4.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) Java
2 19 (39.58%) C#
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) PHP
5 3 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Groovy
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (6.25%) CA
2 3 (6.25%) Rally
3 2 (4.17%) FatWire
3 2 (4.17%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Omniture
4 1 (2.08%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle