The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 13.19% 6.38% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 12.33% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
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£365 £375 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £320 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
JavaScript
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 73 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.26% 51.77% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 18
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £43.50 - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Gloucester region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Gloucester region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 28 (75.68%) HTML
2 24 (64.86%) CSS
3 18 (48.65%) C#
4 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
5 15 (40.54%) .NET
6 13 (35.14%) SQL
6 13 (35.14%) Linux
6 13 (35.14%) MVC
6 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
6 13 (35.14%) jQuery
7 11 (29.73%) HTML5
8 10 (27.03%) Java
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (24.32%) CSS3
10 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
10 8 (21.62%) Finance
11 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (18.92%) TDD
11 7 (18.92%) Web Services
11 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
11 7 (18.92%) BDD
11 7 (18.92%) User Experience
11 7 (18.92%) Node.js
12 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
13 5 (13.51%) Spring
13 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
13 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
13 5 (13.51%) Mule
13 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
13 5 (13.51%) WCF

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 7 (18.92%) Node.js
2 5 (13.51%) Mule
3 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) MS Access
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.81%) Maven
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) JMeter
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) JBehave
4 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.41%) Toad
4 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.70%) Mockito
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Front-End Developer
2 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Designer
7 2 (5.41%) Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) HTML
2 24 (64.86%) CSS
3 15 (40.54%) .NET
4 13 (35.14%) jQuery
5 11 (29.73%) HTML5
6 9 (24.32%) CSS3
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
8 7 (18.92%) Web Services
9 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
10 5 (13.51%) Spring
10 5 (13.51%) WCF
10 5 (13.51%) RESTful
10 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
11 4 (10.81%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.81%) Apache Camel
11 4 (10.81%) XML
11 4 (10.81%) Spring MVC
11 4 (10.81%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) DTV
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) Android
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) MVC
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) TDD
2 7 (18.92%) BDD
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.41%) SDLC
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) SEO
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Web Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) C#
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) Python
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) Delphi
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) SAP
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter