The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.27% 18.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 55.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £550 £319 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
13 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 29.55% 33.33% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Average daily rate £450 £338 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +22.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £397 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
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 Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 8 (44.44%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
6 6 (33.33%) CMS
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) WCF
6 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (33.33%) Sitecore
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) User Experience
9 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 3 (16.67%) BDD
9 3 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
10 2 (11.11%) Android
10 2 (11.11%) jQuery
10 2 (11.11%) JSON
10 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.11%) Spring
10 2 (11.11%) OO
10 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 6 (33.33%) CMS
1 6 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) ProtoShare
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 9 (50.00%) HTML Developer
4 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
5 6 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
8 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
9 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
9 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (5.56%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Engineer
9 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Support
9 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
9 1 (5.56%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 8 (44.44%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) WCF
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 3 (16.67%) XML
9 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.11%) jQuery
9 2 (11.11%) JSON
9 2 (11.11%) Spring
10 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (5.56%) JSP
10 1 (5.56%) JSTL
10 1 (5.56%) Middleware
10 1 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
10 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) API Development
6 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Android Development
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (5.56%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) Google