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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 72 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.29% 5.17% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.47% 14.40% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 11 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
272 125 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 57.75% 35.92% 63.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 68 138
Average daily rate £425 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 21
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.10 £23.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +5 31 £425 +30.76% 5
Gloucester +11 23 £400 +18.51% 5
Stroud - - - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
Wotton-under-Edge - - - -
Cirencester - - - - 3
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 91 (68.94%) HTML
2 71 (53.79%) CSS
3 61 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (42.42%) .NET
5 53 (40.15%) Security Cleared
6 51 (38.64%) C#
7 49 (37.12%) Java
8 43 (32.58%) SQL
9 41 (31.06%) SQL Server
10 36 (27.27%) Scrum
11 34 (25.76%) MVC
11 34 (25.76%) Python
11 34 (25.76%) jQuery
12 33 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 32 (24.24%) Linux
14 30 (22.73%) PHP
15 29 (21.97%) DV Cleared
15 29 (21.97%) HTML5
16 27 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (20.45%) Maven
17 26 (19.70%) TDD
18 25 (18.94%) MySQL
19 23 (17.42%) BDD
19 23 (17.42%) MongoDB
20 22 (16.67%) SC Cleared
21 21 (15.91%) Spring
21 21 (15.91%) Web Services
21 21 (15.91%) OO
22 20 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
22 20 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (9.09%) Node.js
2 7 (5.30%) IIS
3 6 (4.55%) Drupal
3 6 (4.55%) Mule
4 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.03%) Apache
5 4 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.27%) JBoss
6 3 (2.27%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.52%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.52%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) IPv4
1 2 (1.52%) IPv6
2 1 (0.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.94%) MySQL
3 23 (17.42%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.33%) Couchbase
4 11 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.52%) MS Access
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.76%) Big Data
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (20.45%) Maven
2 19 (14.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 19 (14.39%) Ant
2 19 (14.39%) Apache Ivy
3 17 (12.88%) Subversion
3 17 (12.88%) ClearCase
4 13 (9.85%) NUnit
4 13 (9.85%) MSTest
5 11 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.27%) JIRA
8 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.27%) GCC
8 3 (2.27%) GDB
9 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.52%) Toad
9 2 (1.52%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.76%) MonoDevelop
General
1 16 (12.12%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.55%) Electronics
2 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 122 (92.42%) Developer
2 39 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 33 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 24 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 17 (12.88%) Software Developer
5 17 (12.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (10.61%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Designer
12 3 (2.27%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (2.27%) GIS Developer
12 3 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (68.94%) HTML
2 71 (53.79%) CSS
3 56 (42.42%) .NET
4 34 (25.76%) jQuery
5 33 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 29 (21.97%) HTML5
7 21 (15.91%) Web Services
7 21 (15.91%) Spring
8 20 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (14.39%) Hibernate
10 18 (13.64%) CSS3
11 17 (12.88%) .NET Framework
11 17 (12.88%) J2EE
12 15 (11.36%) XML
13 13 (9.85%) Apache Camel
13 13 (9.85%) REST
14 11 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
15 10 (7.58%) WCF
16 9 (6.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) User Experience
2 6 (4.55%) DTV
3 4 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (3.03%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.27%) GIS
5 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.24%) Linux
2 18 (13.64%) UNIX
3 11 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.58%) Ubuntu
5 8 (6.06%) Windows
6 7 (5.30%) Android
7 4 (3.03%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.27%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.27%) Scrum
3 34 (25.76%) MVC
4 27 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (19.70%) TDD
6 23 (17.42%) BDD
7 21 (15.91%) OO
8 19 (14.39%) Release Management
9 12 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (8.33%) CQRS
10 11 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
10 11 (8.33%) SOA
11 9 (6.82%) OOD
11 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.06%) Test Scripting
12 8 (6.06%) User Stories
13 7 (5.30%) Time Management
14 6 (4.55%) Programme Management
14 6 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 51 (38.64%) C#
2 49 (37.12%) Java
3 43 (32.58%) SQL
4 34 (25.76%) Python
5 30 (22.73%) PHP
6 19 (14.39%) Perl
6 19 (14.39%) Bash Shell
7 17 (12.88%) Lua
7 17 (12.88%) Ruby
8 12 (9.09%) C++
9 11 (8.33%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.79%) C
11 4 (3.03%) VB
11 4 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.27%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.52%) Delphi
13 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.76%) ABAP
14 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (40.15%) Security Cleared
2 29 (21.97%) DV Cleared
3 22 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.33%) Sun Certification
5 10 (7.58%) OCPJP
6 6 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) Varnish
2 2 (1.52%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 14 (10.61%) Puppet
2 3 (2.27%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.52%) Nagios
4 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.33%) Sun
2 7 (5.30%) SAP
3 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.03%) IBM
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) VMware
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
6 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
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