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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.92% 9.09% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 28.57% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £225 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -8.57%
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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
29 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 47.54% 31.82% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 6
Average daily rate £323 £333 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -16.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £228 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £375 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) DB2
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Intranet
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) Apache
5 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Web Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Report Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Web Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) CRM Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CMDB
1 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Workflow
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
1 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow