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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 8 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 66 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.25% 4.70% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.39% 17.07% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 9 22
Average daily rate
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£385 £290 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.75% -42.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £257 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £325 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
241 82 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.39% 27.52% 64.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 45 134
Average daily rate £450 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 36
Average hourly rate £41.00 £15.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.85% -59.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £13.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -1 23 £413 +39.83% 10
Gloucester +15 19 £386 +30.93% 5
Cirencester - 1 £350 - 4
Dursley - - - -
Stroud - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - - 3
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 60 (58.82%) HTML
2 52 (50.98%) Java
3 50 (49.02%) Security Cleared
4 47 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (43.14%) CSS
6 33 (32.35%) DV Cleared
7 31 (30.39%) Python
8 30 (29.41%) SQL
8 30 (29.41%) Maven
9 29 (28.43%) Spring
9 29 (28.43%) PHP
10 28 (27.45%) Linux
10 28 (27.45%) jQuery
11 26 (25.49%) HTML5
11 26 (25.49%) .NET
12 25 (24.51%) C#
12 25 (24.51%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (23.53%) OO
13 24 (23.53%) Hibernate
14 23 (22.55%) Perl
15 22 (21.57%) Ant
15 22 (21.57%) Release Management
15 22 (21.57%) Apache Ivy
16 19 (18.63%) J2EE
16 19 (18.63%) XML
16 19 (18.63%) Bash Shell
17 18 (17.65%) UNIX
17 18 (17.65%) Web Services
17 18 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 18 (17.65%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (10.78%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.80%) Node.js
3 8 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (5.88%) JBoss
5 5 (4.90%) Drupal
6 4 (3.92%) IIS
7 3 (2.94%) Apache
7 3 (2.94%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.96%) Apache Qpid
8 2 (1.96%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.96%) Mule
9 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) IPv4
1 2 (1.96%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.78%) MySQL
4 10 (9.80%) RDBMS
5 8 (7.84%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.98%) MS Access
10 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.98%) Big Data
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (29.41%) Maven
2 22 (21.57%) Ant
2 22 (21.57%) Apache Ivy
3 18 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 17 (16.67%) ClearCase
4 17 (16.67%) Subversion
5 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
6 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.94%) JIRA
8 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.94%) GCC
8 3 (2.94%) GDB
9 2 (1.96%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.96%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.98%) MonoDevelop
10 1 (0.98%) Selenium
10 1 (0.98%) Toad
10 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.92%) Marketing
2 4 (3.92%) Electronics
2 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (94.12%) Developer
2 48 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 20 (19.61%) Senior Developer
4 15 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Software Developer
6 8 (7.84%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.94%) C++ Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Java Web Developer
10 2 (1.96%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (1.96%) PHP Developer
10 2 (1.96%) GIS Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Information Architect
10 2 (1.96%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (58.82%) HTML
2 44 (43.14%) CSS
3 29 (28.43%) Spring
4 28 (27.45%) jQuery
5 26 (25.49%) HTML5
5 26 (25.49%) .NET
6 24 (23.53%) Hibernate
7 19 (18.63%) J2EE
7 19 (18.63%) XML
8 18 (17.65%) Web Services
9 16 (15.69%) CSS3
10 12 (11.76%) Ajax
11 11 (10.78%) Apache Camel
12 9 (8.82%) Struts
12 9 (8.82%) JSP
13 8 (7.84%) XSLT
13 8 (7.84%) JDBC
13 8 (7.84%) SAML
13 8 (7.84%) Spring Security
14 7 (6.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) User Experience
2 4 (3.92%) Graphic Design
2 4 (3.92%) DTV
2 4 (3.92%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.96%) Clustering
4 2 (1.96%) GIS
5 1 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.45%) Linux
2 18 (17.65%) UNIX
3 10 (9.80%) Apple iOS
4 9 (8.82%) Ubuntu
5 6 (5.88%) Android
6 5 (4.90%) Windows
7 3 (2.94%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.96%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.51%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (23.53%) OO
4 22 (21.57%) Release Management
5 18 (17.65%) Scrum
6 12 (11.76%) TDD
6 12 (11.76%) MVC
6 12 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.82%) BDD
8 7 (6.86%) User Stories
9 6 (5.88%) OOD
9 6 (5.88%) Workflow
10 5 (4.90%) Test Scripting
11 4 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (3.92%) Time Management
11 4 (3.92%) 3D Rendering
11 4 (3.92%) Programme Management
11 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.94%) Web Design
12 3 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.98%) Java
2 31 (30.39%) Python
3 30 (29.41%) SQL
4 29 (28.43%) PHP
5 25 (24.51%) C#
6 23 (22.55%) Perl
7 19 (18.63%) Bash Shell
8 17 (16.67%) Lua
9 13 (12.75%) C++
10 10 (9.80%) Ruby
11 7 (6.86%) T-SQL
12 5 (4.90%) C
13 4 (3.92%) VB
14 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.96%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.98%) ABAP
15 1 (0.98%) Delphi
15 1 (0.98%) XPath
15 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.98%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 50 (49.02%) Security Cleared
2 33 (32.35%) DV Cleared
3 17 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 12 (11.76%) Sun Certification
5 7 (6.86%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.98%) Degree
6 1 (0.98%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (7.84%) Shibboleth
2 3 (2.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Sun
2 8 (7.84%) IBM
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) SAP
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe
5 1 (0.98%) VMware
5 1 (0.98%) Zend
5 1 (0.98%) Twitter
5 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago