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 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 2 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 30.14% 3.85% 9.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.11% 8.33% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £343 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +20.49%
JavaScript
West Sussex

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
36 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 49.32% 46.15% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 7
Median daily rate £350 £338 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £343 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 2016, 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 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
2 20 (71.43%) jQuery
3 15 (53.57%) HTML5
3 15 (53.57%) CSS3
4 14 (50.00%) User Experience
4 14 (50.00%) Information Architecture
4 14 (50.00%) Ajax
5 12 (42.86%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) Photoshop
6 11 (39.29%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) .NET
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 10 (35.71%) Adobe
7 10 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (35.71%) InDesign
7 10 (35.71%) Web Design
7 10 (35.71%) Front End Development
7 10 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
9 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) Prototyping
10 6 (21.43%) CRM
10 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
11 5 (17.86%) Law
11 5 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM

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 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Photoshop
2 10 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (35.71%) InDesign
3 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 3 (10.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) NUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (17.86%) Law
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 14 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
2 14 (50.00%) UX Developer
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Angular Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (17.86%) CRM Developer
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Tester
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
9 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
2 20 (71.43%) jQuery
3 15 (53.57%) CSS3
3 15 (53.57%) HTML5
4 14 (50.00%) Ajax
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.29%) XML
9 1 (3.57%) Sass
9 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (17.86%) W3C
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Social Network
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 10 (35.71%) Front End Development
2 10 (35.71%) Web Design
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 6 (21.43%) CRM
6 5 (17.86%) Case Management
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
7 4 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 4 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Wireframes
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Web Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Workflow
9 1 (3.57%) API Integration
9 1 (3.57%) CQRS
9 1 (3.57%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) MCP
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Adobe
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) EPiServer