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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 43 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.89% 6.27% 6.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.13% 12.92% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
251 178 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 57.70% 48.50% 54.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 102 94
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £499 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 16
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £30.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 20 £458 +7.76% 6
Gloucester +13 12 £370 -1.33%
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 86 (69.92%) HTML
2 68 (55.28%) CSS
3 60 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (43.09%) .NET
5 50 (40.65%) C#
6 46 (37.40%) Java
6 46 (37.40%) Security Cleared
7 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 39 (31.71%) SQL
9 37 (30.08%) ASP.NET
10 36 (29.27%) MVC
11 35 (28.46%) jQuery
12 34 (27.64%) Scrum
13 30 (24.39%) Python
14 28 (22.76%) DV Cleared
15 27 (21.95%) MongoDB
15 27 (21.95%) PHP
16 26 (21.14%) Linux
17 25 (20.33%) HTML5
18 24 (19.51%) BDD
18 24 (19.51%) TDD
18 24 (19.51%) Maven
19 23 (18.70%) MySQL
19 23 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
21 21 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
21 21 (17.07%) .NET Framework
22 19 (15.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
22 19 (15.45%) OO
23 18 (14.63%) UNIX

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (6.50%) Node.js
2 6 (4.88%) Drupal
2 6 (4.88%) Mule
3 5 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.25%) IIS
4 4 (3.25%) Apache
4 4 (3.25%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.44%) JBoss
5 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.44%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.63%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.07%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (21.95%) MongoDB
3 23 (18.70%) MySQL
4 12 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (8.94%) Couchbase
5 11 (8.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.63%) MS Access
7 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.81%) Big Data
8 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (19.51%) Maven
2 19 (15.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 17 (13.82%) Apache Ivy
3 17 (13.82%) Ant
3 17 (13.82%) ClearCase
3 17 (13.82%) Subversion
4 13 (10.57%) NUnit
4 13 (10.57%) MSTest
5 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
6 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.07%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.44%) JIRA
8 3 (2.44%) Selenium
8 3 (2.44%) JMeter
9 2 (1.63%) Toad
9 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.63%) JBehave
10 1 (0.81%) Mockito
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (11.38%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Marketing
2 7 (5.69%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.69%) Electronics
2 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (91.87%) Developer
2 37 (30.08%) .NET Developer
3 34 (27.64%) Java Developer
4 20 (16.26%) Senior Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (11.38%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.94%) Software Developer
8 11 (8.94%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Drupal Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Designer
11 5 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
13 3 (2.44%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (69.92%) HTML
2 68 (55.28%) CSS
3 53 (43.09%) .NET
4 37 (30.08%) ASP.NET
5 35 (28.46%) jQuery
6 25 (20.33%) HTML5
7 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 21 (17.07%) .NET Framework
9 18 (14.63%) Web Services
10 16 (13.01%) Hibernate
10 16 (13.01%) J2EE
11 15 (12.20%) CSS3
11 15 (12.20%) Spring
12 13 (10.57%) REST
13 12 (9.76%) RESTful
14 11 (8.94%) XML
14 11 (8.94%) WCF
14 11 (8.94%) Castle Windsor
15 10 (8.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) User Experience
2 7 (5.69%) DTV
3 4 (3.25%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.44%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.44%) GIS
5 2 (1.63%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.63%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.81%) Animation
6 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.14%) Linux
2 18 (14.63%) UNIX
3 8 (6.50%) Windows
4 7 (5.69%) Ubuntu
4 7 (5.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.07%) Android
6 4 (3.25%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.44%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.27%) MVC
3 34 (27.64%) Scrum
4 24 (19.51%) BDD
4 24 (19.51%) TDD
5 23 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (15.45%) OO
7 17 (13.82%) Release Management
8 13 (10.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (8.94%) SOA
9 11 (8.94%) Progressive Enhancement
9 11 (8.94%) CQRS
10 10 (8.13%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.32%) OOD
12 7 (5.69%) Test Scripting
12 7 (5.69%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (5.69%) User Stories
12 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.69%) Programme Management
13 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.65%) C#
2 46 (37.40%) Java
3 39 (31.71%) SQL
4 30 (24.39%) Python
5 27 (21.95%) PHP
6 17 (13.82%) Lua
6 17 (13.82%) Perl
7 15 (12.20%) Ruby
8 12 (9.76%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.69%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.88%) VB.NET
11 5 (4.07%) TypeScript
11 5 (4.07%) C
12 3 (2.44%) VB
12 3 (2.44%) C++
13 2 (1.63%) Delphi
13 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (37.40%) Security Cleared
2 28 (22.76%) DV Cleared
3 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.94%) Sun Certification
5 9 (7.32%) OCPJP
6 6 (4.88%) Degree
7 2 (1.63%) ISEB
8 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) Puppet
2 5 (4.07%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (8.94%) Sun
2 7 (5.69%) SAP
3 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle
5 2 (1.63%) IBM
5 2 (1.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.81%) VMware
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago