The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 96 89 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.47% 13.93% 8.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.57% 33.84% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 40
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +102.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
286 263 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.14% 41.16% 42.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 160 172
Average daily rate £360 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 32
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -8.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
JavaScript
East of England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 30 £340 -32.00% 23
Welwyn Garden City -5 8 £400 - 1
Stevenage -5 5 £225 - 4
St Albans -2 2 £369 -1.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead -13 2 £360 +25.21% 4
Hertford +1 1 £280 - 2
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Potters Bar - 1 £263 - 3
Royston - - - - 1
Harpenden - - - - 1
Hitchin - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Kings Langley - - - - 2
Letchworth - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 162 (89.50%) HTML
2 154 (85.08%) CSS
3 94 (51.93%) HTML5
4 88 (48.62%) CSS3
4 88 (48.62%) OO
5 75 (41.44%) jQuery
6 66 (36.46%) XML
7 63 (34.81%) XHTML
7 63 (34.81%) E-Commerce
8 58 (32.04%) Ajax
9 50 (27.62%) JSP
10 44 (24.31%) XSLT
11 43 (23.76%) Java
11 43 (23.76%) Responsive Web Design
12 42 (23.20%) Retail
13 40 (22.10%) W3C
14 35 (19.34%) SQL
15 34 (18.78%) Finance
16 33 (18.23%) .NET
17 31 (17.13%) MVC
18 30 (16.57%) Web Development
18 30 (16.57%) Web Design
19 28 (15.47%) C#
20 27 (14.92%) Photoshop
21 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
22 25 (13.81%) Web Services
22 25 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
22 25 (13.81%) XPath
23 24 (13.26%) Internet
24 23 (12.71%) ASP.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (8.84%) Apache
2 15 (8.29%) CMS
3 13 (7.18%) IIS
4 12 (6.63%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.97%) Node.js
6 7 (3.87%) MQSeries
6 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.31%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.76%) Alfresco
8 5 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.21%) Drupal
10 3 (1.66%) Gentran
10 3 (1.66%) Sonic ESB
11 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.10%) AquaLogic
11 2 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.55%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 27 (14.92%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.52%) MS Office
3 6 (3.31%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.10%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Tridion
1 5 (2.76%) RiskWrite
2 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.55%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.26%) Internet
2 12 (6.63%) Intranet
3 7 (3.87%) Extranet
3 7 (3.87%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.21%) HTTP
6 3 (1.66%) FTP
7 2 (1.10%) Firewall
7 2 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.39%) MySQL
3 14 (7.73%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.73%) RDBMS
4 11 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.87%) DB2
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.76%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.66%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.55%) DbVisualizer
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.55%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.55%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 21 (11.60%) Subversion
2 19 (10.50%) Ant
3 16 (8.84%) Eclipse
4 14 (7.73%) JUnit
5 11 (6.08%) Log4j
6 7 (3.87%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.31%) Visual Studio
7 6 (3.31%) JIRA
7 6 (3.31%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.76%) Grunt
8 5 (2.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 5 (2.76%) Maven
9 4 (2.21%) Selenium
10 3 (1.66%) Mockito
10 3 (1.66%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.66%) StyleCop
10 3 (1.66%) FxCop
10 3 (1.66%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (23.20%) Retail
2 34 (18.78%) Finance
3 23 (12.71%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.63%) Marketing
5 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.21%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 166 (91.71%) Developer
2 61 (33.70%) Front-End Developer
3 34 (18.78%) UI Developer
3 34 (18.78%) UI Programmer
4 23 (12.71%) .NET Developer
5 18 (9.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (9.39%) Web Developer
7 15 (8.29%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.52%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.42%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (3.31%) User Experience Developer
10 6 (3.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (2.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 5 (2.76%) Designer
11 5 (2.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 5 (2.76%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (2.76%) PHP Developer
11 5 (2.76%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (89.50%) HTML
2 154 (85.08%) CSS
3 94 (51.93%) HTML5
4 88 (48.62%) CSS3
5 75 (41.44%) jQuery
6 66 (36.46%) XML
7 63 (34.81%) XHTML
8 58 (32.04%) Ajax
9 50 (27.62%) JSP
10 44 (24.31%) XSLT
11 33 (18.23%) .NET
12 25 (13.81%) Web Services
13 23 (12.71%) ASP.NET
14 19 (10.50%) .NET Framework
15 17 (9.39%) Dojo
16 16 (8.84%) J2EE
17 15 (8.29%) JSON
18 14 (7.73%) YUI
18 14 (7.73%) Zepto.js
18 14 (7.73%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.10%) W3C
2 11 (6.08%) Web 2.0
3 7 (3.87%) Open Source
3 7 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.76%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.21%) GIS
6 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.66%) RIA
7 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.10%) Kindle
7 2 (1.10%) Statistics
7 2 (1.10%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.55%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.55%) CMDB
8 1 (0.55%) Blog
8 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) FMCG
8 1 (0.55%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.50%) Linux
2 16 (8.84%) UNIX
3 11 (6.08%) Windows
3 11 (6.08%) Solaris
4 6 (3.31%) HPUX
5 2 (1.10%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.55%) bada
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (48.62%) OO
2 63 (34.81%) E-Commerce
3 43 (23.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 31 (17.13%) MVC
5 30 (16.57%) Web Design
5 30 (16.57%) Web Development
6 25 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (12.15%) Scrum
8 20 (11.05%) TDD
9 18 (9.94%) Analytics
10 17 (9.39%) SEO
11 15 (8.29%) Memory Management
12 13 (7.18%) Progressive Enhancement
12 13 (7.18%) Web Accessibility
13 12 (6.63%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.97%) Content Management
14 9 (4.97%) SOA
15 8 (4.42%) UML
15 8 (4.42%) BDD
16 6 (3.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 43 (23.76%) Java
2 35 (19.34%) SQL
3 28 (15.47%) C#
4 25 (13.81%) XPath
5 19 (10.50%) PHP
6 11 (6.08%) T-SQL
6 11 (6.08%) VBScript
7 7 (3.87%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.76%) C
8 5 (2.76%) VB6
8 5 (2.76%) VB
8 5 (2.76%) Perl
8 5 (2.76%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.66%) ActionScript 2.0
9 3 (1.66%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.10%) PHP5
10 2 (1.10%) Python
11 1 (0.55%) Ruby
11 1 (0.55%) VBA
11 1 (0.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (6.08%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.66%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) ISEB
4 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) QA
2 12 (6.63%) Section 508
3 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.10%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (12.15%) Adobe
2 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.73%) Oracle
3 14 (7.73%) Yahoo!
4 11 (6.08%) Interwoven
5 10 (5.52%) IBM
5 10 (5.52%) Apple
6 9 (4.97%) Zend
7 8 (4.42%) ATG
8 5 (2.76%) Stellent
8 5 (2.76%) Blue Martini
8 5 (2.76%) Elastic Path
8 5 (2.76%) hybris
8 5 (2.76%) Endeca
9 4 (2.21%) Twitter
10 2 (1.10%) Google
10 2 (1.10%) BEA
10 2 (1.10%) Plumtree
11 1 (0.55%) Sun
11 1 (0.55%) HP
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Recruitment Genius
Rate: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: From £340 to £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Posted: 27 days ago