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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 15 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 55 85 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.12% 13.41% 11.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.12% 34.69% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 60 49
Average daily rate
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£388 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £249 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.10%
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
228 245 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.68% 38.64% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 134 252
Average daily rate £358 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £246 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 9
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £10.82 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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
Hemel Hempstead +4 9 £325 +22.64% 5
Stevenage +1 6 £244 -15.21% 3
Watford +3 5 £444 +18.33% 10
Hertford -1 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City -5 1 £385 -3.75% 2
St Albans -5 1 - - 5
Ware - - - - 5
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 2
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - - 1
Rickmansworth - - - -
Royston - - - - 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

1 120 (81.63%) HTML
2 112 (76.19%) CSS
3 58 (39.46%) HTML5
4 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (36.05%) CSS3
6 52 (35.37%) SQL
7 51 (34.69%) .NET
8 50 (34.01%) XML
9 48 (32.65%) Java
10 45 (30.61%) jQuery
11 41 (27.89%) MVC
12 38 (25.85%) C#
13 37 (25.17%) ASP.NET
13 37 (25.17%) E-Commerce
13 37 (25.17%) Scrum
14 35 (23.81%) TDD
14 35 (23.81%) Git (software)
15 34 (23.13%) SQL Server
16 33 (22.45%) Subversion
16 33 (22.45%) BDD
17 30 (20.41%) Ajax
17 30 (20.41%) Web Services
17 30 (20.41%) Linux
18 29 (19.73%) MySQL
19 28 (19.05%) OO
19 28 (19.05%) UNIX
19 28 (19.05%) Marketing
20 26 (17.69%) JSP
20 26 (17.69%) Ant
20 26 (17.69%) Finance

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 25 (17.01%) Apache
1 25 (17.01%) CMS
2 19 (12.93%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.48%) Node.js
4 9 (6.12%) lighttpd
4 9 (6.12%) IIS
5 8 (5.44%) WebSphere
5 8 (5.44%) WordPress
6 7 (4.76%) MQSeries
7 5 (3.40%) Drupal
8 4 (2.72%) Joomla!
8 4 (2.72%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (2.04%) SilverStripe
9 3 (2.04%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (2.04%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.36%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.36%) Liferay
10 2 (1.36%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (7.48%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.04%) MS Office
3 2 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) Maya
4 1 (0.68%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.61%) Internet
2 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.44%) Intranet
4 7 (4.76%) Extranet
5 5 (3.40%) FTP
6 3 (2.04%) VRRP
6 3 (2.04%) HTTP
7 2 (1.36%) SMS
7 2 (1.36%) VPN
7 2 (1.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.13%) SQL Server
2 29 (19.73%) MySQL
3 18 (12.24%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.48%) RDBMS
5 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (3.40%) DTS
8 5 (3.40%) DB2
9 4 (2.72%) DbVisualizer
10 3 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.36%) JasperReports
11 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.68%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 35 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 33 (22.45%) Subversion
3 26 (17.69%) Ant
4 18 (12.24%) Eclipse
5 17 (11.56%) Maven
6 14 (9.52%) JUnit
7 11 (7.48%) Selenium
8 10 (6.80%) IntelliJ
8 10 (6.80%) Mockito
9 8 (5.44%) Grunt
10 7 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (4.08%) JIRA
11 6 (4.08%) FxCop
11 6 (4.08%) StyleCop
12 5 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (3.40%) Jenkins
13 4 (2.72%) QuickTest Pro
13 4 (2.72%) LoadRunner
14 3 (2.04%) Axure RP
General
1 28 (19.05%) Marketing
2 26 (17.69%) Finance
3 21 (14.29%) Retail
4 10 (6.80%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.36%) Advertising
6 2 (1.36%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Military
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 126 (85.71%) Developer
2 31 (21.09%) Front-End Developer
2 31 (21.09%) .NET Developer
3 20 (13.61%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.56%) Web Developer
5 12 (8.16%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (6.12%) PHP Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.08%) UI Developer
9 6 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.08%) UI Programmer
10 4 (2.72%) Tester
10 4 (2.72%) Magento Developer
11 3 (2.04%) UX Designer
11 3 (2.04%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (81.63%) HTML
2 112 (76.19%) CSS
3 58 (39.46%) HTML5
4 53 (36.05%) CSS3
5 51 (34.69%) .NET
6 50 (34.01%) XML
7 45 (30.61%) jQuery
8 37 (25.17%) ASP.NET
9 30 (20.41%) Ajax
9 30 (20.41%) Web Services
10 26 (17.69%) JSP
11 25 (17.01%) .NET Framework
11 25 (17.01%) JSON
11 25 (17.01%) Spring
12 21 (14.29%) REST
13 19 (12.93%) SOAP
14 16 (10.88%) J2EE
15 15 (10.20%) WCF
15 15 (10.20%) XSLT
16 14 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.97%) User Experience
2 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.12%) Open Source
3 9 (6.12%) W3C
4 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.04%) Web 2.0
4 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.36%) EMV
5 2 (1.36%) GIS
5 2 (1.36%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.68%) Kinect
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
6 1 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.41%) Linux
2 28 (19.05%) UNIX
3 17 (11.56%) Windows
4 3 (2.04%) HPUX
4 3 (2.04%) Solaris
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.89%) MVC
3 37 (25.17%) E-Commerce
3 37 (25.17%) Scrum
4 35 (23.81%) TDD
5 33 (22.45%) BDD
6 28 (19.05%) OO
7 24 (16.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (14.97%) Unit Testing
9 20 (13.61%) Web Development
10 16 (10.88%) Web Design
11 15 (10.20%) Regression Testing
12 13 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (8.16%) Waterfall
14 11 (7.48%) Content Management
14 11 (7.48%) Code Coverage
15 8 (5.44%) Workflow
16 7 (4.76%) Performance Testing
16 7 (4.76%) Migration
17 6 (4.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (35.37%) SQL
2 48 (32.65%) Java
3 38 (25.85%) C#
4 18 (12.24%) PHP
5 16 (10.88%) VBScript
6 10 (6.80%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.08%) Perl
8 6 (4.08%) Ruby
9 3 (2.04%) XPath
9 3 (2.04%) C
9 3 (2.04%) C++
10 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) Lua
11 1 (0.68%) PHP5
11 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (8.84%) Degree
2 4 (2.72%) ISEB
2 4 (2.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.04%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.36%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.24%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) Xen
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Puppet
1 3 (2.04%) Vagrant
1 3 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.04%) Nagios
2 2 (1.36%) cPanel
2 2 (1.36%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (8.84%) Oracle
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.48%) IBM
4 6 (4.08%) HP
4 6 (4.08%) Adobe
5 4 (2.72%) ATG
6 3 (2.04%) Endeca
6 3 (2.04%) Sun
6 3 (2.04%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.36%) Zend
7 2 (1.36%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.68%) Venda
8 1 (0.68%) Facebook
8 1 (0.68%) Twitter
8 1 (0.68%) CyberSource
8 1 (0.68%) DataCash
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Apple
8 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
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