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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.11% 15.73% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.64% 51.85% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Median daily rate £410 £355 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% -2.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
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
11 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 17.46% 30.34% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 8
Median daily rate £410 £355 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £544 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 32 (94.12%) HTML
2 28 (82.35%) CSS
3 23 (67.65%) jQuery
4 17 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 16 (47.06%) HTML5
6 15 (44.12%) Information Architecture
6 15 (44.12%) User Experience
7 14 (41.18%) CSS3
7 14 (41.18%) C#
7 14 (41.18%) Ajax
8 12 (35.29%) .NET
9 11 (32.35%) Web Design
10 10 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (29.41%) InDesign
10 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (29.41%) Photoshop
10 10 (29.41%) Adobe
10 10 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
11 9 (26.47%) SQL
12 8 (23.53%) MVC
12 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (20.59%) Degree
13 7 (20.59%) Web Services
13 7 (20.59%) XML
13 7 (20.59%) Windows
14 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
14 6 (17.65%) SOA

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 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 10 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (29.41%) InDesign
1 10 (29.41%) Photoshop
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SNMP
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) NUnit
3 3 (8.82%) Selenium
3 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) Grunt
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (41.18%) Angular Developer
3 14 (41.18%) UI Developer
3 14 (41.18%) UI/UX Developer
3 14 (41.18%) UX Developer
4 12 (35.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (29.41%) .NET Developer
5 10 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (29.41%) C# Developer
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.82%) HTML Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Tester
9 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Azure Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 1 (2.94%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) HTML
2 28 (82.35%) CSS
3 23 (67.65%) jQuery
4 17 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (47.06%) HTML5
6 14 (41.18%) Ajax
6 14 (41.18%) CSS3
7 12 (35.29%) .NET
8 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
9 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 7 (20.59%) XML
10 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
11 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (2.94%) REST
11 1 (2.94%) Sass
11 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) User Experience
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
4 4 (11.76%) W3C
5 3 (8.82%) Social Network
6 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 15 (44.12%) Information Architecture
3 11 (32.35%) Web Design
4 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (23.53%) MVC
6 6 (17.65%) SDLC
6 6 (17.65%) SOA
7 4 (11.76%) Competitor Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Prototyping
7 4 (11.76%) Usability Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Wireframes
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Web Testing
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
10 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.94%) OOD
10 1 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Adobe
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow