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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 6.58% 4.55% 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 33.33% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
JavaScript
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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
35 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 46.05% 13.64% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 7
Average daily rate £325 £225 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -50.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £225 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £43.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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
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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Intranet
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) LDAP
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Report Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Service Management
1 2 (20.00%) Workflow
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft