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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 7 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 55 75 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.09% 14.68% 4.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.70% 29.07% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 58 10
Average daily rate £400 £394 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £339 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £478 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
214 258 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.03% 50.49% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 178 42
Average daily rate £420 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £340 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £30.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £36.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 8 £343 -14.37% 11
Gloucester -7 7 £400 - 7
Cirencester +3 4 £306 -12.50% 1
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 71 (60.17%) Java
2 66 (55.93%) HTML
3 64 (54.24%) Security Cleared
4 60 (50.85%) DV Cleared
4 60 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (41.53%) CSS
6 46 (38.98%) SQL
7 33 (27.97%) Web Services
8 28 (23.73%) XML
8 28 (23.73%) C
8 28 (23.73%) .NET
9 27 (22.88%) C#
10 25 (21.19%) Perl
11 23 (19.49%) Unix
12 22 (18.64%) jQuery
13 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
13 21 (17.80%) Oracle
13 21 (17.80%) TDD
13 21 (17.80%) JSF
13 21 (17.80%) Maven
14 20 (16.95%) Hibernate
14 20 (16.95%) AngularJS
14 20 (16.95%) HTML5
15 18 (15.25%) Scrum
15 18 (15.25%) UML
16 17 (14.41%) OO
16 17 (14.41%) Selenium
17 16 (13.56%) Java EE
17 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
17 16 (13.56%) Elasticsearch

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (13.56%) Elasticsearch
1 16 (13.56%) JBoss
2 11 (9.32%) Apache
2 11 (9.32%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.32%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (5.93%) Node.js
4 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.54%) Confluence
5 3 (2.54%) Drupal
6 2 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.69%) WordPress
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) InfoPath
1 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) Oracle Database
2 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.02%) Big Data
4 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
5 10 (8.47%) Hadoop
5 10 (8.47%) RDBMS
6 9 (7.63%) NoSQL
7 8 (6.78%) Apache Accumulo
7 8 (6.78%) OrientDB
8 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (5.08%) MySQL
10 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
1 21 (17.80%) Maven
2 17 (14.41%) Selenium
3 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
3 16 (13.56%) JUnit
4 15 (12.71%) Ant
4 15 (12.71%) Eclipse
5 9 (7.63%) ClearCase
6 8 (6.78%) Apache Ivy
6 8 (6.78%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.78%) Protractor
6 8 (6.78%) Subversion
7 7 (5.93%) LoadRunner
7 7 (5.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (5.08%) IntelliJ
8 6 (5.08%) RSpec
9 5 (4.24%) HP UFT
10 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.54%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.54%) JIRA
General
1 14 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (2.54%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Military
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (81.36%) Developer
2 51 (43.22%) Java Developer
3 27 (22.88%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 15 (12.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (8.47%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.63%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.63%) Tester
7 8 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (5.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.93%) UI Developer
9 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Linux Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.24%) HTML Developer
10 5 (4.24%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.93%) HTML
2 49 (41.53%) CSS
3 33 (27.97%) Web Services
4 28 (23.73%) .NET
4 28 (23.73%) XML
5 22 (18.64%) jQuery
6 21 (17.80%) JSF
7 20 (16.95%) AngularJS
7 20 (16.95%) Hibernate
7 20 (16.95%) HTML5
8 16 (13.56%) Java EE
9 14 (11.86%) J2EE
10 13 (11.02%) .NET Framework
11 12 (10.17%) Ajax
12 11 (9.32%) Apache Camel
12 11 (9.32%) JSP
12 11 (9.32%) Struts
13 10 (8.47%) Spring
14 9 (7.63%) JMS
14 9 (7.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.63%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.69%) User Experience
4 2 (1.69%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.69%) W3C
5 1 (0.85%) New Media
5 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.49%) Unix
2 12 (10.17%) Linux
3 5 (4.24%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.80%) TDD
3 18 (15.25%) Scrum
3 18 (15.25%) UML
4 17 (14.41%) OO
5 15 (12.71%) MVC
6 14 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.86%) Unit Testing
7 13 (11.02%) Open Source
7 13 (11.02%) System Testing
8 12 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 11 (9.32%) BDD
9 11 (9.32%) Release Management
10 10 (8.47%) Front End Development
11 9 (7.63%) SOA
12 8 (6.78%) High Availability
12 8 (6.78%) Test Automation
13 6 (5.08%) ITIL
13 6 (5.08%) Migration
13 6 (5.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (60.17%) Java
2 46 (38.98%) SQL
3 28 (23.73%) C
4 27 (22.88%) C#
5 25 (21.19%) Perl
6 16 (13.56%) PHP
6 16 (13.56%) Python
7 15 (12.71%) Bash Shell
8 14 (11.86%) C++
9 9 (7.63%) Lua
9 9 (7.63%) PL/SQL
9 9 (7.63%) Ruby
9 9 (7.63%) VB
10 8 (6.78%) Scala
11 5 (4.24%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.24%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.24%) VBScript
12 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.39%) VB6
13 3 (2.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 64 (54.24%) Security Cleared
2 60 (50.85%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.93%) ISEB
3 7 (5.93%) Sun Certification
4 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.54%) Degree
5 3 (2.54%) MCAD
5 3 (2.54%) MCITP
5 3 (2.54%) MCSD
5 3 (2.54%) MCTS
5 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.69%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Ansible
1 1 (0.85%) Kibana
1 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Oracle
2 11 (9.32%) IBM
3 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.93%) Sun
4 5 (4.24%) HP
5 2 (1.69%) Tableau
5 2 (1.69%) Telerik
6 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) Zend
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