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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 2 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 28 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 31.46% 11.32% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.29% 35.29% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £350 £311 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +7.35%
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
41 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 46.07% 32.08% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 9
Median daily rate £365 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £140 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £363 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 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 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 23 (67.65%) jQuery
4 18 (52.94%) C#
5 17 (50.00%) .NET
6 16 (47.06%) HTML5
7 15 (44.12%) CSS3
8 14 (41.18%) Information Architecture
8 14 (41.18%) User Experience
8 14 (41.18%) Ajax
9 13 (38.24%) SQL
9 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
10 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
10 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
10 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
11 11 (32.35%) Photoshop
11 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
12 10 (29.41%) Adobe
12 10 (29.41%) Web Services
12 10 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
12 10 (29.41%) InDesign
12 10 (29.41%) Web Design
12 10 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
14 8 (23.53%) MVC
14 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (20.59%) Degree
15 7 (20.59%) Windows

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 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Photoshop
2 10 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (29.41%) InDesign
3 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SNMP
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.71%) NUnit
4 3 (8.82%) Selenium
4 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
1 5 (14.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 14 (41.18%) UI Developer
2 14 (41.18%) UI/UX Developer
2 14 (41.18%) UX Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
5 10 (29.41%) Angular Developer
6 9 (26.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (26.47%) C# Developer
7 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (20.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (14.71%) CRM Developer
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
11 3 (8.82%) HTML CSS Developer
11 3 (8.82%) HTML Developer
11 3 (8.82%) Tester
12 1 (2.94%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 1 (2.94%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 23 (67.65%) jQuery
4 17 (50.00%) .NET
5 16 (47.06%) HTML5
6 15 (44.12%) CSS3
7 14 (41.18%) Ajax
8 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
9 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
10 10 (29.41%) Web Services
11 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (17.65%) XML
13 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
13 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (2.94%) REST
13 1 (2.94%) Sass
13 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (14.71%) W3C
3 3 (8.82%) Social Network
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Information Architecture
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
3 10 (29.41%) Web Design
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 7 (20.59%) Prototyping
6 6 (17.65%) CRM
6 6 (17.65%) SDLC
6 6 (17.65%) Service Management
6 6 (17.65%) SOA
7 5 (14.71%) Case Management
8 4 (11.76%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (11.76%) Usability Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Wireframes
8 4 (11.76%) Workflow
9 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.82%) Web Testing
10 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.88%) Scrum
11 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) MCP
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow