The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 17 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 61 94 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.38% 12.42% 12.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.18% 32.08% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 54 42
Average daily rate
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£369 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -24.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
JavaScript
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 293 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.01% 38.71% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 159 143
Average daily rate £360 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +85.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.42%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Hertfordshire region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Hertfordshire region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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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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
Watford +3 30 £375 +10.70% 6
St Albans +1 3 £213 -42.37% 12
Stevenage 0 3 £325 +44.44% 6
Letchworth - 2 £363 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £450 - 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 £475 +31.94% 6
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 - - 2
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 115 (94.26%) HTML
2 94 (77.05%) CSS
3 63 (51.64%) jQuery
4 47 (38.52%) HTML5
5 45 (36.89%) CSS3
6 41 (33.61%) MVC
7 36 (29.51%) Java
7 36 (29.51%) .NET
7 36 (29.51%) XML
8 35 (28.69%) SQL
9 32 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (24.59%) C#
10 30 (24.59%) E-Commerce
11 29 (23.77%) AngularJS
12 26 (21.31%) User Experience
12 26 (21.31%) ASP.NET
13 23 (18.85%) XHTML
13 23 (18.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 22 (18.03%) CMS
15 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
15 21 (17.21%) JSON
15 21 (17.21%) Git (software)
16 19 (15.57%) JSP
16 19 (15.57%) OO
17 18 (14.75%) Oracle
18 17 (13.93%) JSTL
18 17 (13.93%) .NET Framework
19 16 (13.11%) JUnit
19 16 (13.11%) Sass
20 15 (12.30%) Mobile Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 22 (18.03%) CMS
2 12 (9.84%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.84%) MQSeries
3 11 (9.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 11 (9.02%) JBoss
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (7.38%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.46%) Apache
6 3 (2.46%) IIS
6 3 (2.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.64%) Node.js
7 2 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.64%) Drupal
7 2 (1.64%) WordPress
7 2 (1.64%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.82%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.82%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.82%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Magento
2 3 (2.46%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) HTTP
2 5 (4.10%) Internet
2 5 (4.10%) FTP
3 2 (1.64%) DNS
3 2 (1.64%) Intranet
3 2 (1.64%) DVB
3 2 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.56%) DB2
4 8 (6.56%) MySQL
5 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (4.10%) DTS
5 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.28%) DbVisualizer
6 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (17.21%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.11%) JUnit
3 15 (12.30%) Subversion
4 13 (10.66%) Grunt
4 13 (10.66%) Selenium
4 13 (10.66%) JIRA
5 12 (9.84%) Ant
6 11 (9.02%) Bower
7 9 (7.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (5.74%) Eclipse
8 7 (5.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (5.74%) Axure RP
9 4 (3.28%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.28%) PHPUnit
9 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.28%) Xcode
10 3 (2.46%) Log4j
10 3 (2.46%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (2.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 15 (12.30%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.56%) Retail
3 7 (5.74%) Marketing
4 6 (4.92%) Finance
5 3 (2.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (74.59%) Developer
2 23 (18.85%) .NET Developer
3 20 (16.39%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (11.48%) Software Engineer
5 12 (9.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.20%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (7.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) Designer
9 7 (5.74%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Tester
9 7 (5.74%) UX Designer
10 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Lead Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.10%) UI Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (4.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.10%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (94.26%) HTML
2 94 (77.05%) CSS
3 63 (51.64%) jQuery
4 47 (38.52%) HTML5
5 45 (36.89%) CSS3
6 36 (29.51%) .NET
6 36 (29.51%) XML
7 29 (23.77%) AngularJS
8 26 (21.31%) ASP.NET
9 23 (18.85%) XHTML
9 23 (18.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (17.21%) JSON
11 19 (15.57%) JSP
12 17 (13.93%) JSTL
12 17 (13.93%) .NET Framework
13 16 (13.11%) Sass
14 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (11.48%) Semantic HTML
16 13 (10.66%) PhoneGap
17 12 (9.84%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.31%) User Experience
2 13 (10.66%) W3C
3 11 (9.02%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.10%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.28%) iPad
6 4 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (3.28%) iPhone
6 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.28%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.46%) Open Source
7 3 (2.46%) Web 2.0
7 3 (2.46%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.64%) IPTV
8 2 (1.64%) STB
9 1 (0.82%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.82%) DTV
9 1 (0.82%) EMV
9 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) UNIX
2 8 (6.56%) Linux
3 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.92%) Android
3 6 (4.92%) Windows
4 3 (2.46%) HPUX
4 3 (2.46%) Solaris
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.64%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.61%) MVC
2 32 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.59%) E-Commerce
4 19 (15.57%) OO
5 15 (12.30%) Mobile Development
5 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
6 12 (9.84%) Unit Testing
6 12 (9.84%) UML
6 12 (9.84%) OOP
6 12 (9.84%) SOA
7 11 (9.02%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (9.02%) TDD
8 10 (8.20%) Content Management
9 8 (6.56%) MVVM
10 6 (4.92%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.10%) Web Design
11 5 (4.10%) Scrum
11 5 (4.10%) Validation
11 5 (4.10%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.51%) Java
2 35 (28.69%) SQL
3 30 (24.59%) C#
4 13 (10.66%) PHP
5 12 (9.84%) Ruby
6 10 (8.20%) Python
7 9 (7.38%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.56%) VBScript
9 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.28%) Perl
10 4 (3.28%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.46%) C
11 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.46%) XPath
12 2 (1.64%) Lua
12 2 (1.64%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.64%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.82%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) Degree
2 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) Oracle
2 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.38%) Talend
4 7 (5.74%) IBM
5 6 (4.92%) ATG
6 5 (4.10%) Zend
6 5 (4.10%) Google
6 5 (4.10%) Facebook
7 3 (2.46%) HP
7 3 (2.46%) Interwoven
7 3 (2.46%) Elastic Path
7 3 (2.46%) Blue Martini
8 2 (1.64%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.64%) Adobe
8 2 (1.64%) ESRI
9 1 (0.82%) OpenText
9 1 (0.82%) RedDot
9 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.82%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.82%) AppDynamics
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