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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 19 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 33 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.71% 7.41% 7.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.71% 19.14% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £283 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.31% +13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £167 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.84% -33.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
152 209 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.51% 38.70% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 109 50
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £133 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 16
Average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.17% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £25.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Brentwood -1 7 £375 - 2
Basildon +3 5 £350 +84.21% 1
Chelmsford -6 1 - - 1
Harlow - 1 £275 -
Hockley - - - -
Loughton - - - - 1
Purfleet - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 4
Witham - - - -
Thurrock - - - -
Colchester - - - - 2
Braintree - - - -
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 96 (82.76%) HTML
2 81 (69.83%) SQL
3 77 (66.38%) Java
4 72 (62.07%) CSS
5 60 (51.72%) XML
6 53 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (42.24%) Web Services
8 41 (35.34%) Linux
9 38 (32.76%) UNIX
9 38 (32.76%) J2EE
9 38 (32.76%) Relational Database
10 36 (31.03%) Oracle
11 35 (30.17%) MVC
12 34 (29.31%) Web Development
13 31 (26.72%) HTML5
14 29 (25.00%) Ajax
14 29 (25.00%) TDD
14 29 (25.00%) PL/SQL
15 28 (24.14%) .NET
16 27 (23.28%) SQL Server
17 25 (21.55%) MySQL
17 25 (21.55%) Spring
18 24 (20.69%) REST
18 24 (20.69%) C#
18 24 (20.69%) Hibernate
19 23 (19.83%) jQuery
20 21 (18.10%) LDAP
21 20 (17.24%) HTTP
22 19 (16.38%) JSP
23 18 (15.52%) Windows

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 16 (13.79%) JBoss
2 14 (12.07%) WebLogic
3 12 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 11 (9.48%) CMS
5 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.31%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (4.31%) Apache
7 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.59%) Node.js
9 2 (1.72%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.86%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.86%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.10%) LDAP
2 20 (17.24%) HTTP
3 6 (5.17%) Wireless
3 6 (5.17%) SSL
3 6 (5.17%) VPN
4 5 (4.31%) NAS
4 5 (4.31%) Broadband
5 4 (3.45%) Internet
5 4 (3.45%) Telnet
5 4 (3.45%) Firewall
5 4 (3.45%) DHCP
5 4 (3.45%) FTP
6 1 (0.86%) LAN
6 1 (0.86%) WAN
6 1 (0.86%) Intranet
6 1 (0.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.76%) Relational Database
2 27 (23.28%) SQL Server
3 25 (21.55%) MySQL
4 12 (10.34%) MariaDB
5 10 (8.62%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.90%) Neo4j
6 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.86%) MS Access
8 1 (0.86%) DTS
Development Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Selenium
2 11 (9.48%) Eclipse
3 10 (8.62%) Ant
4 9 (7.76%) NUnit
5 8 (6.90%) SpecFlow
6 6 (5.17%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.31%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Maven
8 4 (3.45%) JIRA
9 2 (1.72%) Subversion
9 2 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.72%) Mockito
9 2 (1.72%) Hamcrest
9 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.72%) MSTest
9 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.72%) QUnit
9 2 (1.72%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.86%) Trac
General
1 9 (7.76%) Marketing
2 6 (5.17%) Publishing
3 5 (4.31%) Legal
3 5 (4.31%) Finance
4 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 87 (75.00%) Developer
2 42 (36.21%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 10 (8.62%) .NET Developer
4 10 (8.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 8 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (5.17%) Analyst
6 6 (5.17%) Project Leader
6 6 (5.17%) Consultant
6 6 (5.17%) Implementation Consultant
6 6 (5.17%) Software Project Leader
6 6 (5.17%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 5 (4.31%) UI Developer
7 5 (4.31%) UI Programmer
7 5 (4.31%) C++ Developer
7 5 (4.31%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (4.31%) Programmer
8 4 (3.45%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (82.76%) HTML
2 72 (62.07%) CSS
3 60 (51.72%) XML
4 49 (42.24%) Web Services
5 38 (32.76%) J2EE
6 31 (26.72%) HTML5
7 29 (25.00%) Ajax
8 28 (24.14%) .NET
9 25 (21.55%) Spring
10 24 (20.69%) REST
10 24 (20.69%) Hibernate
11 23 (19.83%) jQuery
12 19 (16.38%) JSP
13 18 (15.52%) CSS3
14 17 (14.66%) SOAP
14 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET
15 16 (13.79%) JAX-RS
15 16 (13.79%) XSLT
15 16 (13.79%) JPA
16 15 (12.93%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 14 (12.07%) Biology
4 13 (11.21%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 8 (6.90%) Life Science
6 6 (5.17%) Data Integration
7 5 (4.31%) STB
8 4 (3.45%) Open Source
8 4 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.59%) User Experience
10 2 (1.72%) LIMS
10 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.72%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.86%) Handset
11 1 (0.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.34%) Linux
2 38 (32.76%) UNIX
3 18 (15.52%) Windows
4 14 (12.07%) Mac OS X
5 12 (10.34%) Solaris
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.17%) MVC
3 34 (29.31%) Web Development
4 29 (25.00%) TDD
5 18 (15.52%) Content Management
6 17 (14.66%) Scrum
6 17 (14.66%) Validation
6 17 (14.66%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (13.79%) Bioinformatics
7 16 (13.79%) Web Design
8 15 (12.93%) OO
9 13 (11.21%) Configuration Management
9 13 (11.21%) Microservices
10 12 (10.34%) UML
10 12 (10.34%) B2C
11 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
11 11 (9.48%) OOD
12 9 (7.76%) Use Case
12 9 (7.76%) RUP
12 9 (7.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 81 (69.83%) SQL
2 77 (66.38%) Java
3 29 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 24 (20.69%) C#
5 12 (10.34%) Shell Script
6 11 (9.48%) Perl
7 9 (7.76%) PHP
7 9 (7.76%) Python
8 6 (5.17%) C++
8 6 (5.17%) Ruby
9 5 (4.31%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.86%) Groovy
10 1 (0.86%) R
10 1 (0.86%) VBA
10 1 (0.86%) VB
10 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Degree
2 10 (8.62%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Firmware
2 1 (0.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (31.03%) Oracle
2 12 (10.34%) FatWire
3 10 (8.62%) Sun
3 10 (8.62%) IBM
3 10 (8.62%) AccuRev
4 7 (6.03%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.17%) Adobe
5 6 (5.17%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.59%) Twitter
7 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.86%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco
8 1 (0.86%) BT
8 1 (0.86%) VMware
8 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.86%) Symantec
8 1 (0.86%) Sophos
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