The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 2 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 29 7
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 48 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.72% 4.62% 12.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.11% 10.48% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +35.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £453 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £53.27 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
JavaScript
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
265 210 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.64% 44.12% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 108 47
Average daily rate £400 £375 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 11
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.10 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.92 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +3 12 £325 -23.52% 15
Gloucester - 11 £438 - 7
Cirencester +4 2 £225 -35.71% 1
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 47 (55.29%) HTML
1 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.76%) Security Cleared
3 37 (43.53%) Java
4 35 (41.18%) DV Cleared
5 34 (40.00%) Python
6 33 (38.82%) C#
7 32 (37.65%) .NET
8 31 (36.47%) SQL
9 27 (31.76%) CSS
10 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
11 23 (27.06%) Perl
12 22 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (24.71%) UNIX
14 20 (23.53%) PHP
14 20 (23.53%) MVC
15 18 (21.18%) Maven
15 18 (21.18%) Ant
15 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
15 18 (21.18%) OO
15 18 (21.18%) ClearCase
15 18 (21.18%) Lua
15 18 (21.18%) Release Management
15 18 (21.18%) Apache Ivy
16 17 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 17 (20.00%) XML
16 17 (20.00%) Subversion
17 15 (17.65%) TDD
17 15 (17.65%) Scrum
17 15 (17.65%) jQuery

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (5.88%) Node.js
2 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.53%) JBoss
3 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) CMS
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.18%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.71%) MySQL
6 3 (3.53%) Big Data
7 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Ant
1 18 (21.18%) ClearCase
1 18 (21.18%) Maven
1 18 (21.18%) Apache Ivy
2 17 (20.00%) Subversion
2 17 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 13 (15.29%) Jenkins
4 10 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 10 (11.76%) JMeter
4 10 (11.76%) Selenium
4 10 (11.76%) JBehave
5 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
5 8 (9.41%) LoadRunner
6 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.53%) JIRA
7 3 (3.53%) Hudson
8 2 (2.35%) Firebug
8 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.35%) MSTest
8 2 (2.35%) NUnit
General
1 8 (9.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.35%) Electronics
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (81.18%) Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 24 (28.24%) .NET Developer
4 10 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 10 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Test Manager
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (8.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Tester
8 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Software Tester
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Software Test Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (55.29%) HTML
2 32 (37.65%) .NET
3 27 (31.76%) CSS
4 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
5 17 (20.00%) XML
6 15 (17.65%) jQuery
7 14 (16.47%) .NET Framework
8 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (12.94%) AngularJS
9 10 (11.76%) HTML5
9 10 (11.76%) WCF
10 9 (10.59%) Entity Framework
11 7 (8.24%) JSON
11 7 (8.24%) J2EE
11 7 (8.24%) CSS3
12 6 (7.06%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (7.06%) Hibernate
13 5 (5.88%) Ajax
13 5 (5.88%) Spring
14 4 (4.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 7 (8.24%) User Experience
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.35%) DTV
4 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
5 1 (1.18%) Animation
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) UNIX
2 9 (10.59%) Linux
3 5 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.18%) Android
5 1 (1.18%) webOS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (23.53%) MVC
4 18 (21.18%) OO
4 18 (21.18%) Release Management
5 15 (17.65%) TDD
5 15 (17.65%) Scrum
6 9 (10.59%) Test Planning
7 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.24%) Web Development
9 6 (7.06%) Test Scripting
10 5 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.88%) User Stories
11 4 (4.71%) BDD
11 4 (4.71%) Time Management
12 3 (3.53%) Integration Testing
12 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) Java
2 34 (40.00%) Python
3 33 (38.82%) C#
4 31 (36.47%) SQL
5 23 (27.06%) Perl
6 20 (23.53%) PHP
7 18 (21.18%) Lua
8 12 (14.12%) C++
9 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
10 9 (10.59%) Bash Shell
11 8 (9.41%) Ruby
12 5 (5.88%) TypeScript
12 5 (5.88%) C
12 5 (5.88%) VB
13 4 (4.71%) VB6
13 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
13 4 (4.71%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
15 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (51.76%) Security Cleared
2 35 (41.18%) DV Cleared
3 14 (16.47%) Sun Certification
4 12 (14.12%) Degree
5 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.59%) ISEB
5 9 (10.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (5.88%) OCPJP
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Puppet
2 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Sun
2 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle
4 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.35%) SAP
6 1 (1.18%) Adobe
6 1 (1.18%) VMware
6 1 (1.18%) Twitter
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