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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 6 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.80% 17.24% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 33.33% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 2
Average daily rate £400 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £362 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
29 75 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 28.16% 51.72% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 63 17
Average daily rate £400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £385 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £125.00 £10.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1090.47% -31.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) Java
3 11 (64.71%) DV Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Selenium
8 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
8 6 (35.29%) Python
9 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
9 5 (29.41%) ISEB
9 5 (29.41%) TDD
9 5 (29.41%) CSS
9 5 (29.41%) Web Services
9 5 (29.41%) XML
9 5 (29.41%) Unix
9 5 (29.41%) C++
10 4 (23.53%) C#
10 4 (23.53%) .NET
10 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
10 4 (23.53%) jQuery
11 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
11 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (17.65%) System Testing
11 3 (17.65%) HTML5
11 3 (17.65%) BDD
11 3 (17.65%) RSpec

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
4 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
4 3 (17.65%) RSpec
5 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (11.76%) JBehave
5 2 (11.76%) JMeter
5 2 (11.76%) JUnit
6 1 (5.88%) Ant
6 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (5.88%) Maven
6 1 (5.88%) Protractor
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Military
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.76%) Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Security Penetration Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Software Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Software Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Web Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
5 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) JMS
5 2 (11.76%) JSF
5 2 (11.76%) XSLT
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) GWT
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) Kendo UI
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.76%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (23.53%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 3 (17.65%) VB
7 2 (11.76%) C
7 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.88%) Groovy
8 1 (5.88%) Perl
8 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (5.88%) Scala
8 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) DV Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) ISEB
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (5.88%) MCAD
6 1 (5.88%) MCITP
6 1 (5.88%) MCSD
6 1 (5.88%) MCTS
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Telerik