The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 8 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.80% 4.26% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.56% 22.22% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £550 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +64.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +5.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 17.65% 19.15% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Median daily rate £343 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Gatwick region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Gatwick region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
6 8 (47.06%) MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Front End Development
7 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 6 (35.29%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (29.41%) HTML5
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) CMS
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
10 4 (23.53%) XML
10 4 (23.53%) Windows
10 4 (23.53%) SDLC
10 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (17.65%) Sass
11 3 (17.65%) REST
11 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
11 3 (17.65%) SOAP
11 3 (17.65%) SOA
11 3 (17.65%) SNMP
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 5 (29.41%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) InDesign
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) NUnit
2 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Grunt
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
2 9 (52.94%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (52.94%) C# Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (29.41%) Angular Developer
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) HTML Developer
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Team Leader
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Developer
7 1 (5.88%) UX Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (29.41%) HTML5
8 4 (23.53%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) REST
9 3 (17.65%) Sass
9 3 (17.65%) SOAP
10 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 2 (11.76%) Google Maps API
11 1 (5.88%) Ajax
11 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (5.88%) CSS3
11 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Front End Development
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) API Development
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) API Design
6 1 (5.88%) API Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow