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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 23 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 26 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.00% 4.07% 6.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.50% 7.96% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 14
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£375 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -8.57%
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
226 201 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.19% 51.15% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 104 63
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.10 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 July 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 July 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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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 +2 12 £463 +2.77% 6
Gloucester +9 8 £325 -18.75% 4
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 72 (71.29%) HTML
2 61 (60.40%) CSS
3 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (43.56%) .NET
5 42 (41.58%) C#
6 38 (37.62%) Security Cleared
7 37 (36.63%) Java
8 36 (35.64%) SQL Server
8 36 (35.64%) ASP.NET
9 34 (33.66%) MVC
10 33 (32.67%) SQL
11 29 (28.71%) Scrum
12 26 (25.74%) Python
13 24 (23.76%) DV Cleared
13 24 (23.76%) jQuery
14 23 (22.77%) MongoDB
14 23 (22.77%) PHP
15 22 (21.78%) Maven
15 22 (21.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (19.80%) Linux
18 19 (18.81%) OO
18 19 (18.81%) MySQL
18 19 (18.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 19 (18.81%) TDD
18 19 (18.81%) .NET Framework
18 19 (18.81%) BDD
18 19 (18.81%) HTML5
19 18 (17.82%) UNIX

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (4.95%) Node.js
1 5 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.96%) Drupal
2 4 (3.96%) Mule
3 3 (2.97%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.97%) IIS
3 3 (2.97%) Apache
4 2 (1.98%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.95%) GitHub
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.99%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (35.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.77%) MongoDB
3 19 (18.81%) MySQL
4 11 (10.89%) Couchbase
4 11 (10.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.98%) MS Access
7 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.99%) Big Data
8 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (21.78%) Maven
2 19 (18.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 17 (16.83%) ClearCase
3 17 (16.83%) Ant
3 17 (16.83%) Subversion
3 17 (16.83%) Apache Ivy
4 13 (12.87%) NUnit
4 13 (12.87%) MSTest
5 9 (8.91%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.93%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.95%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.97%) Selenium
8 3 (2.97%) JMeter
9 2 (1.98%) Toad
9 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.98%) JBehave
9 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.99%) gulp
10 1 (0.99%) Mockito
10 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.93%) Electronics
2 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.93%) Marketing
3 2 (1.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (91.09%) Developer
2 36 (35.64%) .NET Developer
3 26 (25.74%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.86%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (9.90%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.93%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Agile .NET Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Designer
10 5 (4.95%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Drupal Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Web Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (71.29%) HTML
2 61 (60.40%) CSS
3 44 (43.56%) .NET
4 36 (35.64%) ASP.NET
5 24 (23.76%) jQuery
6 22 (21.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (18.81%) HTML5
8 19 (18.81%) .NET Framework
9 13 (12.87%) REST
10 11 (10.89%) CSS3
10 11 (10.89%) Castle Windsor
10 11 (10.89%) J2EE
10 11 (10.89%) Web Services
11 10 (9.90%) WCF
11 10 (9.90%) AngularJS
12 9 (8.91%) RESTful
12 9 (8.91%) XML
13 8 (7.92%) Hibernate
13 8 (7.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) User Experience
2 7 (6.93%) DTV
3 4 (3.96%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.99%) GIS
6 1 (0.99%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.99%) Animation
6 1 (0.99%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Linux
2 18 (17.82%) UNIX
3 8 (7.92%) Windows
4 5 (4.95%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.96%) Android
5 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.66%) MVC
3 29 (28.71%) Scrum
4 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (18.81%) TDD
5 19 (18.81%) OO
5 19 (18.81%) BDD
6 17 (16.83%) Release Management
7 13 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (10.89%) CQRS
8 11 (10.89%) Progressive Enhancement
8 11 (10.89%) Mobile First
8 11 (10.89%) SOA
9 9 (8.91%) Test Scripting
9 9 (8.91%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.91%) User Stories
10 7 (6.93%) Programme Management
10 7 (6.93%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.58%) C#
2 37 (36.63%) Java
3 33 (32.67%) SQL
4 26 (25.74%) Python
5 23 (22.77%) PHP
6 17 (16.83%) Perl
6 17 (16.83%) Lua
7 15 (14.85%) Ruby
8 10 (9.90%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.94%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.95%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.96%) C
12 3 (2.97%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.98%) VB
13 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.98%) C++
13 2 (1.98%) Delphi
14 1 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (37.62%) Security Cleared
2 24 (23.76%) DV Cleared
3 15 (14.85%) SC Cleared
4 13 (12.87%) Sun Certification
5 9 (8.91%) OCPJP
6 6 (5.94%) Degree
7 2 (1.98%) ISEB
8 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) Puppet
2 5 (4.95%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (12.87%) Sun
2 7 (6.93%) SAP
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle
5 2 (1.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.99%) Twitter