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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 15 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 13.64% 6.61% 4.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 15.38% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £319 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £430 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -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
42 52 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 38.18% 42.98% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 19
Average daily rate £413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £317 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +339.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 6 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 6 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 27 (69.23%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) CSS
3 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 19 (48.72%) C#
5 17 (43.59%) Linux
5 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
6 16 (41.03%) .NET
7 14 (35.90%) jQuery
8 12 (30.77%) HTML5
8 12 (30.77%) CSS3
9 11 (28.21%) MVC
10 10 (25.64%) SQL
10 10 (25.64%) Node.js
11 9 (23.08%) Java
11 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (23.08%) TDD
12 8 (20.51%) Ubuntu
12 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
12 8 (20.51%) Web Services
12 8 (20.51%) Finance
13 7 (17.95%) BDD
14 6 (15.38%) User Experience
14 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
14 6 (15.38%) Python
14 6 (15.38%) Mule
14 6 (15.38%) Spring
14 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
15 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
15 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (10.26%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 10 (25.64%) Node.js
2 6 (15.38%) Mule
3 2 (5.13%) Mule ESB
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) IPv4
1 1 (2.56%) IPv6
1 1 (2.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.13%) MS Access
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.13%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.13%) Toad
3 2 (5.13%) GCC
3 2 (5.13%) GDB
3 2 (5.13%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) JBehave
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Software Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Junior Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Designer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) CSS
3 16 (41.03%) .NET
4 14 (35.90%) jQuery
5 12 (30.77%) HTML5
5 12 (30.77%) CSS3
6 8 (20.51%) Web Services
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 6 (15.38%) Spring
8 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.26%) Apache Camel
9 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (10.26%) JPA
9 4 (10.26%) RESTful
9 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
10 3 (7.69%) WCF
10 3 (7.69%) Entity Framework
10 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) DTV
3 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.56%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Phone
4 3 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) MVC
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) TDD
3 7 (17.95%) BDD
4 4 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.13%) Web Analytics
6 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) SEO
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.13%) Business Development
6 2 (5.13%) Kanban
6 2 (5.13%) Analytics
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.69%) Ruby
6 3 (7.69%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) Delphi
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) SAP
2 2 (5.13%) IBM
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter