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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 13 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 49 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.19% 9.07% 5.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.06% 25.63% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 12
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£325 £338 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +19.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £457 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £29.36 £32.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.65% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.87 £28.50 £31.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.85 £36.50 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
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
188 160 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 39.09% 35.40% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 72 87
Average daily rate £350 £363 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 26
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £9.14 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Saffron Walden - 11 - -
Colchester -5 3 £213 - 7
Chelmsford +4 2 £225 -
Basildon -2 2 £550 +22.22%
Southend-on-Sea -6 2 £461 +163.57%
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Witham - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Hockley - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 68 (70.10%) HTML
2 55 (56.70%) CSS
3 48 (49.48%) SQL
4 46 (47.42%) Java
5 44 (45.36%) .NET
5 44 (45.36%) XML
6 33 (34.02%) C#
7 31 (31.96%) jQuery
8 30 (30.93%) MVC
9 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
9 29 (29.90%) Linux
10 28 (28.87%) Ajax
11 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
12 24 (24.74%) UNIX
12 24 (24.74%) HTML5
13 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (20.62%) Windows
15 19 (19.59%) Web Services
15 19 (19.59%) Oracle
15 19 (19.59%) Web Development
15 19 (19.59%) Relational Database
16 18 (18.56%) J2EE
16 18 (18.56%) PL/SQL
16 18 (18.56%) OO
16 18 (18.56%) Scrum
17 17 (17.53%) PHP
17 17 (17.53%) JSP
18 16 (16.49%) RUP
19 15 (15.46%) MySQL
19 15 (15.46%) TDD

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (11.34%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.31%) CMS
3 8 (8.25%) Umbraco
4 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.12%) Apache
6 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.09%) IIS
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.06%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.03%) Node.js
8 1 (1.03%) WordPress
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.03%) OpenROAD
8 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.06%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.06%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) HTTP
2 9 (9.28%) Broadband
2 9 (9.28%) FTP
2 9 (9.28%) Wireless
2 9 (9.28%) NAS
3 8 (8.25%) LDAP
3 8 (8.25%) DHCP
3 8 (8.25%) Telnet
3 8 (8.25%) Firewall
4 4 (4.12%) Kerberos
4 4 (4.12%) Internet
5 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.59%) Relational Database
3 15 (15.46%) MySQL
4 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (7.22%) Ingres
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.12%) DTS
8 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.06%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Ant
1 11 (11.34%) Selenium
2 9 (9.28%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.25%) JIRA
4 7 (7.22%) JUnit
5 6 (6.19%) Bugzilla
5 6 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (6.19%) Trac
5 6 (6.19%) Redmine
6 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.15%) Maven
6 5 (5.15%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.12%) MSTest
7 4 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (4.12%) QUnit
8 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.09%) Subversion
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.03%) Gradle
General
1 7 (7.22%) Legal
2 5 (5.15%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Publishing
4 3 (3.09%) Automotive
5 2 (2.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 78 (80.41%) Developer
2 23 (23.71%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.53%) .NET Developer
4 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Web Developer
5 8 (8.25%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.15%) VB Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Project Leader
9 4 (4.12%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Software Project Leader
9 4 (4.12%) Umbraco Developer
9 4 (4.12%) UI Programmer
9 4 (4.12%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.09%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (2.06%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (70.10%) HTML
2 55 (56.70%) CSS
3 44 (45.36%) .NET
3 44 (45.36%) XML
4 31 (31.96%) jQuery
5 28 (28.87%) Ajax
6 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
7 24 (24.74%) HTML5
8 19 (19.59%) Web Services
9 18 (18.56%) J2EE
10 17 (17.53%) JSP
11 14 (14.43%) Spring
11 14 (14.43%) XHTML
11 14 (14.43%) Hibernate
11 14 (14.43%) WCF
12 12 (12.37%) REST
12 12 (12.37%) .NET Framework
12 12 (12.37%) JSON
13 10 (10.31%) CSS3
13 10 (10.31%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Biology
1 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.28%) Firmware
3 7 (7.22%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.19%) Visualisation
5 5 (5.15%) Web 2.0
5 5 (5.15%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.15%) Life Science
6 4 (4.12%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.09%) Open Source
7 3 (3.09%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.09%) STB
8 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) Linux
2 24 (24.74%) UNIX
3 20 (20.62%) Windows
4 7 (7.22%) Solaris
4 7 (7.22%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.19%) Windows XP
5 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.15%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.06%) Android
7 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) MVC
2 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.59%) Web Development
4 18 (18.56%) Scrum
4 18 (18.56%) OO
5 16 (16.49%) RUP
6 15 (15.46%) TDD
7 11 (11.34%) Validation
7 11 (11.34%) Content Management
7 11 (11.34%) Bioinformatics
8 10 (10.31%) SOA
9 9 (9.28%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (8.25%) Use Case
10 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.25%) B2C
10 8 (8.25%) RAD
11 6 (6.19%) UML
11 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.19%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (5.15%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 48 (49.48%) SQL
2 46 (47.42%) Java
3 33 (34.02%) C#
4 18 (18.56%) PL/SQL
5 17 (17.53%) PHP
6 13 (13.40%) Perl
7 12 (12.37%) VB.NET
8 10 (10.31%) Shell Script
9 9 (9.28%) Bash Shell
9 9 (9.28%) VB
9 9 (9.28%) Ruby
9 9 (9.28%) PowerShell
10 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
11 6 (6.19%) VBA
11 6 (6.19%) Python
11 6 (6.19%) VB6
12 5 (5.15%) C++
13 1 (1.03%) VBScript
13 1 (1.03%) C
13 1 (1.03%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) Oracle
2 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.34%) JBoss
3 11 (11.34%) FatWire
4 10 (10.31%) IBM
5 5 (5.15%) AccuRev
5 5 (5.15%) Sun
6 4 (4.12%) Twitter
7 3 (3.09%) Adobe
8 2 (2.06%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.03%) Vignette
9 1 (1.03%) Cognos
9 1 (1.03%) Actuate
9 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.03%) Facebook
9 1 (1.03%) ICL
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Rate: £120 - £170 per day
Posted: 17 days ago