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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 41 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 18 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.40% 8.60% 8.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.05% 24.18% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 22
Average daily rate £375 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £213 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Average hourly rate £12.00 £45.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% +74.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
199 153 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.55% 35.58% 39.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 80 117
Average daily rate £381 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 34
Average hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.39% +17.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £31.55 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Colchester - 3 £388 - 3
Chigwell - 2 £350 - 1
Brentwood -6 1 £325 -13.33% 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (72.41%) HTML
2 35 (60.34%) CSS
3 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (46.55%) SQL
5 25 (43.10%) Java
6 22 (37.93%) XML
7 20 (34.48%) Web Services
7 20 (34.48%) HTML5
8 19 (32.76%) jQuery
9 18 (31.03%) Marketing
10 17 (29.31%) J2EE
11 16 (27.59%) TDD
11 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
12 15 (25.86%) CSS3
12 15 (25.86%) MVC
12 15 (25.86%) .NET
12 15 (25.86%) Unix
13 14 (24.14%) Struts
13 14 (24.14%) Ant
13 14 (24.14%) WebSphere
14 13 (22.41%) OO
15 12 (20.69%) PL/SQL
15 12 (20.69%) XHTML
15 12 (20.69%) CMS
15 12 (20.69%) TopLink
15 12 (20.69%) AccuRev
15 12 (20.69%) User Stories
16 10 (17.24%) B2C
16 10 (17.24%) C#
17 9 (15.52%) PHP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (24.14%) WebSphere
2 12 (20.69%) CMS
3 4 (6.90%) GlassFish
3 4 (6.90%) JBoss
3 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Node.js
5 1 (1.72%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.72%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) ADSL
1 1 (1.72%) Broadband
1 1 (1.72%) DHCP
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
1 1 (1.72%) FTP
1 1 (1.72%) HTTP
1 1 (1.72%) NAS
1 1 (1.72%) Telnet
1 1 (1.72%) VDSL
1 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) WebFOCUS
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) Big Data
4 2 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) Datomic
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Ant
2 12 (20.69%) AccuRev
3 7 (12.07%) JUnit
4 6 (10.34%) Checkstyle
4 6 (10.34%) Eclipse
4 6 (10.34%) FindBugs
4 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
4 6 (10.34%) TestDirector
5 4 (6.90%) Maven
6 3 (5.17%) Selenium
6 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Bower
7 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.45%) Grunt
7 2 (3.45%) NUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Yeoman
8 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
General
1 18 (31.03%) Marketing
2 7 (12.07%) Automotive
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Games
6 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (91.38%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (20.69%) .NET Developer
4 12 (20.69%) J2EE Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) C# Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
7 7 (12.07%) HTML Developer
7 7 (12.07%) SQL Developer
8 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (10.34%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.62%) PHP Developer
9 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (8.62%) UI Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (6.90%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (72.41%) HTML
2 35 (60.34%) CSS
3 22 (37.93%) XML
4 20 (34.48%) HTML5
4 20 (34.48%) Web Services
5 19 (32.76%) jQuery
6 17 (29.31%) J2EE
7 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
8 15 (25.86%) .NET
8 15 (25.86%) CSS3
9 14 (24.14%) Struts
10 12 (20.69%) TopLink
10 12 (20.69%) XHTML
11 9 (15.52%) Ajax
11 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
11 9 (15.52%) EclipseLink
12 8 (13.79%) JSP
13 7 (12.07%) Hibernate
13 7 (12.07%) Servlets
13 7 (12.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Animation
4 1 (1.72%) Biology
4 1 (1.72%) Blog
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.72%) Life Science
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.72%) STB
4 1 (1.72%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Unix
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
3 7 (12.07%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) TDD
3 15 (25.86%) MVC
4 13 (22.41%) OO
5 12 (20.69%) User Stories
6 10 (17.24%) B2C
7 9 (15.52%) Web Development
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.34%) CRM
8 6 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (10.34%) Front End Development
8 6 (10.34%) Pair Programming
8 6 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.34%) Scrum
8 6 (10.34%) System Testing
9 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.90%) Information Management
9 4 (6.90%) OOD
9 4 (6.90%) Web Design
10 3 (5.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) SQL
2 25 (43.10%) Java
3 12 (20.69%) PL/SQL
4 10 (17.24%) C#
5 9 (15.52%) PHP
6 6 (10.34%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) Python
8 3 (5.17%) Perl
8 3 (5.17%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.72%) Clojure
10 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
1 2 (3.45%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) IBM
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) HP
2 6 (10.34%) Rally
3 5 (8.62%) FatWire
4 4 (6.90%) Adobe
5 3 (5.17%) Sencha
6 2 (3.45%) Sun
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.72%) Omniture
7 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.72%) Siebel
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