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 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 22 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 35 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 8.39% 7.58% 7.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.08% 19.69% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +68.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £283 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £521 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.75 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.75% -15.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -2.98%
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
166 259 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 39.81% 38.48% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 127 44
Average daily rate £375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £543 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 24
Average hourly rate £39.50 £33.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.03% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.34 £25.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 5 March 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 5 March 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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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
Brentwood -2 6 £265 - 3
Southend-on-Sea 0 4 £425 -5.55% 3
Basildon +2 2 - - 1
Chelmsford - 2 - - 7
Colchester - - - - 6
Harlow - - - -
Hockley - - - -
Loughton - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Waltham Abbey - - - - 1
Witham - - - -
Thurrock - - - -
Billericay - - - - 1
Braintree - - - - 3
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 87 (82.08%) HTML
2 81 (76.42%) SQL
3 70 (66.04%) Java
4 67 (63.21%) CSS
5 60 (56.60%) XML
6 51 (48.11%) Web Services
6 51 (48.11%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (38.68%) UNIX
8 40 (37.74%) J2EE
9 39 (36.79%) Linux
10 38 (35.85%) Relational Database
11 34 (32.08%) Web Development
12 33 (31.13%) TDD
12 33 (31.13%) MVC
13 31 (29.25%) Oracle
14 29 (27.36%) HTML5
15 26 (24.53%) Ajax
15 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
16 25 (23.58%) .NET
16 25 (23.58%) Windows
17 24 (22.64%) Content Management
18 23 (21.70%) C#
19 22 (20.75%) PL/SQL
19 22 (20.75%) JAX-RS
20 21 (19.81%) LDAP
21 20 (18.87%) XHTML
21 20 (18.87%) OO
21 20 (18.87%) TopLink
22 19 (17.92%) Validation
22 19 (17.92%) Solaris

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (17.92%) WebSphere
2 15 (14.15%) JBoss
3 14 (13.21%) WebLogic
4 11 (10.38%) CMS
5 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.77%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.89%) Node.js
9 1 (0.94%) Apache
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.94%) Summit
2 1 (0.94%) AWD
2 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.81%) LDAP
2 17 (16.04%) HTTP
3 6 (5.66%) SSL
3 6 (5.66%) VPN
4 3 (2.83%) Internet
4 3 (2.83%) Wireless
5 2 (1.89%) NAS
5 2 (1.89%) DHCP
5 2 (1.89%) FTP
5 2 (1.89%) Broadband
5 2 (1.89%) Firewall
5 2 (1.89%) Telnet
6 1 (0.94%) Intranet
6 1 (0.94%) MPLS
6 1 (0.94%) LAN
6 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.85%) Relational Database
2 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
3 17 (16.04%) MySQL
4 15 (14.15%) MariaDB
5 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
6 8 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (7.55%) Neo4j
6 8 (7.55%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.94%) DTS
9 1 (0.94%) MS Access
9 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Ant
2 15 (14.15%) Eclipse
3 12 (11.32%) SoapUI
4 10 (9.43%) AccuRev
5 9 (8.49%) Selenium
6 6 (5.66%) NUnit
6 6 (5.66%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 6 (5.66%) SpecFlow
7 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.89%) JIRA
9 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.94%) QUnit
10 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.94%) Trac
10 1 (0.94%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.94%) Maven
10 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (14.15%) Marketing
2 4 (3.77%) Legal
2 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.83%) Advertising
3 3 (2.83%) Finance
4 2 (1.89%) Publishing
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (83.96%) Developer
2 45 (42.45%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.15%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (9.43%) .NET Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Web Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Implementation Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 5 (4.72%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.77%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.77%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.77%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (82.08%) HTML
2 67 (63.21%) CSS
3 60 (56.60%) XML
4 51 (48.11%) Web Services
5 40 (37.74%) J2EE
6 29 (27.36%) HTML5
7 26 (24.53%) Ajax
8 25 (23.58%) .NET
9 22 (20.75%) JAX-RS
10 20 (18.87%) XHTML
10 20 (18.87%) TopLink
11 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET
12 17 (16.04%) SOAP
12 17 (16.04%) Hibernate
12 17 (16.04%) Spring
12 17 (16.04%) REST
13 15 (14.15%) JAAS
13 15 (14.15%) Struts
13 15 (14.15%) jQuery
13 15 (14.15%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Visualisation
1 15 (14.15%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.77%) NHS
3 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.83%) LIMS
3 3 (2.83%) Web 2.0
3 3 (2.83%) Biology
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.89%) Open Source
4 2 (1.89%) Life Science
4 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.89%) STB
4 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.94%) Handset
5 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 41 (38.68%) UNIX
2 39 (36.79%) Linux
3 25 (23.58%) Windows
4 19 (17.92%) Solaris
5 14 (13.21%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.08%) Web Development
3 33 (31.13%) TDD
3 33 (31.13%) MVC
4 24 (22.64%) Content Management
5 20 (18.87%) OO
6 19 (17.92%) Validation
7 16 (15.09%) Web Design
8 15 (14.15%) Scrum
8 15 (14.15%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (13.21%) Microservices
9 14 (13.21%) Use Case
9 14 (13.21%) Configuration Management
10 13 (12.26%) B2C
10 13 (12.26%) RUP
10 13 (12.26%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (12.26%) User Stories
11 11 (10.38%) UML
11 11 (10.38%) OOD
12 9 (8.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 81 (76.42%) SQL
2 70 (66.04%) Java
3 23 (21.70%) C#
4 22 (20.75%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.66%) C++
7 4 (3.77%) Python
7 4 (3.77%) PHP
8 3 (2.83%) Perl
8 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.83%) Ruby
9 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.94%) VBA
10 1 (0.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.89%) VCP4
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Firmware
2 1 (0.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (29.25%) Oracle
2 17 (16.04%) IBM
3 12 (11.32%) FatWire
4 11 (10.38%) Sun
5 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.66%) ServiceNow
7 5 (4.72%) Adobe
8 2 (1.89%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.94%) Twitter
9 1 (0.94%) Nintex
9 1 (0.94%) Symantec
9 1 (0.94%) Sophos
9 1 (0.94%) Cisco
9 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.94%) BT
9 1 (0.94%) VMware
9 1 (0.94%) Omniture
9 1 (0.94%) Google
9 1 (0.94%) Spiceworks
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