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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 95 49 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.35% 10.06% 14.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.24% 26.49% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 19 81
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £442 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
362 185 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.25% 37.99% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 105 234
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £178 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £46.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.20 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £86.00 £41.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 -5 20 £390 - 5
Hemel Hempstead +1 14 £360 +30.90% 4
Borehamwood - 8 £273 - 1
Stevenage 0 4 £360 +25.21% 1
Welwyn Garden City -12 1 - - 1
St Albans - 1 - - 5
Ware - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
Abbots Langley - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 118 (79.19%) HTML
2 111 (74.50%) CSS
3 58 (38.93%) Java
4 54 (36.24%) HTML5
5 50 (33.56%) SQL
6 49 (32.89%) CSS3
7 47 (31.54%) E-Commerce
8 45 (30.20%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (27.52%) jQuery
9 41 (27.52%) XML
10 38 (25.50%) .NET
11 35 (23.49%) Finance
12 33 (22.15%) Retail
13 32 (21.48%) JSP
14 30 (20.13%) OO
14 30 (20.13%) MVC
15 28 (18.79%) Scrum
15 28 (18.79%) Web Services
15 28 (18.79%) C#
16 27 (18.12%) SQL Server
16 27 (18.12%) ASP.NET
16 27 (18.12%) Spring
16 27 (18.12%) Ajax
16 27 (18.12%) User Experience
17 25 (16.78%) Subversion
17 25 (16.78%) Web Development
17 25 (16.78%) J2EE
17 25 (16.78%) MySQL
17 25 (16.78%) UNIX
18 24 (16.11%) Linux

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (14.77%) CMS
2 15 (10.07%) Apache
3 14 (9.40%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.40%) WebSphere
4 13 (8.72%) MQSeries
5 9 (6.04%) Node.js
6 8 (5.37%) IIS
7 7 (4.70%) WordPress
8 6 (4.03%) lighttpd
9 5 (3.36%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (2.68%) Joomla!
10 4 (2.68%) Drupal
11 3 (2.01%) OpenStack
11 3 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
11 3 (2.01%) SilverStripe
12 2 (1.34%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (1.34%) Liferay
12 2 (1.34%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.72%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.34%) MS Office
5 1 (0.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Magento
2 2 (1.34%) Tridion
2 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.67%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.09%) Internet
2 7 (4.70%) Extranet
2 7 (4.70%) Intranet
3 5 (3.36%) HTTP
3 5 (3.36%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.01%) VRRP
5 2 (1.34%) Firewall
5 2 (1.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.78%) MySQL
3 13 (8.72%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.38%) RDBMS
5 9 (6.04%) DB2
6 6 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.03%) DbVisualizer
7 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.68%) Sybase ASE
9 3 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.34%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (16.78%) Subversion
2 21 (14.09%) Git (software)
3 20 (13.42%) Ant
4 15 (10.07%) Eclipse
5 14 (9.40%) JUnit
5 14 (9.40%) Maven
6 10 (6.71%) Selenium
7 8 (5.37%) JIRA
8 7 (4.70%) Log4j
9 6 (4.03%) IntelliJ
9 6 (4.03%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (4.03%) LoadRunner
9 6 (4.03%) Mockito
10 5 (3.36%) StyleCop
10 5 (3.36%) FxCop
10 5 (3.36%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.36%) Grunt
10 5 (3.36%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.01%) Jasmine
General
1 35 (23.49%) Finance
2 33 (22.15%) Retail
3 23 (15.44%) Marketing
4 19 (12.75%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.34%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (83.89%) Developer
2 32 (21.48%) Front-End Developer
3 23 (15.44%) Java Developer
4 22 (14.77%) .NET Developer
5 20 (13.42%) Web Developer
6 12 (8.05%) C# Developer
6 12 (8.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.37%) PHP Developer
10 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.70%) UI Programmer
10 7 (4.70%) UI Developer
10 7 (4.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Tester
12 5 (3.36%) HTML Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 4 (2.68%) Magento Developer
13 4 (2.68%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (79.19%) HTML
2 111 (74.50%) CSS
3 54 (36.24%) HTML5
4 49 (32.89%) CSS3
5 41 (27.52%) jQuery
5 41 (27.52%) XML
6 38 (25.50%) .NET
7 32 (21.48%) JSP
8 28 (18.79%) Web Services
9 27 (18.12%) Spring
9 27 (18.12%) ASP.NET
9 27 (18.12%) Ajax
10 25 (16.78%) J2EE
11 24 (16.11%) JSON
12 20 (13.42%) XHTML
13 18 (12.08%) REST
14 17 (11.41%) XSLT
14 17 (11.41%) SOAP
15 16 (10.74%) Hibernate
16 14 (9.40%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.12%) User Experience
2 15 (10.07%) W3C
3 14 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.70%) Web 2.0
5 6 (4.03%) Open Source
6 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.34%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.34%) GIS
9 1 (0.67%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.67%) Statistics
9 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.67%) RIA
9 1 (0.67%) FMCG
9 1 (0.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.78%) UNIX
2 24 (16.11%) Linux
3 14 (9.40%) Windows
4 7 (4.70%) HPUX
4 7 (4.70%) Solaris
5 3 (2.01%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.67%) Android
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.54%) E-Commerce
2 45 (30.20%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (20.13%) MVC
3 30 (20.13%) OO
4 28 (18.79%) Scrum
5 25 (16.78%) Web Development
6 22 (14.77%) TDD
7 17 (11.41%) BDD
8 14 (9.40%) Unit Testing
9 13 (8.72%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (8.05%) Content Management
11 11 (7.38%) Regression Testing
12 10 (6.71%) Web Design
13 8 (5.37%) SEO
14 7 (4.70%) CRM
14 7 (4.70%) Automated Testing
14 7 (4.70%) Waterfall
14 7 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (4.03%) System Testing
15 6 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.93%) Java
2 50 (33.56%) SQL
3 28 (18.79%) C#
4 15 (10.07%) PHP
5 9 (6.04%) VBScript
6 7 (4.70%) XPath
7 6 (4.03%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.03%) Perl
8 5 (3.36%) VB6
8 5 (3.36%) VB
9 3 (2.01%) Ruby
10 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.34%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.67%) R
11 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.67%) C++
11 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) ISEB
2 6 (4.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.36%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.01%) Xen
2 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Nagios
1 3 (2.01%) Puppet
1 3 (2.01%) Vagrant
1 3 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (12.08%) IBM
2 14 (9.40%) Oracle
3 8 (5.37%) Adobe
4 7 (4.70%) Interwoven
5 6 (4.03%) HP
6 5 (3.36%) Sun
7 4 (2.68%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.68%) Sybase
8 3 (2.01%) Endeca
8 3 (2.01%) ATG
8 3 (2.01%) VMware
9 2 (1.34%) Blue Martini
9 2 (1.34%) Cisco
9 2 (1.34%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.34%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.34%) Citrix
10 1 (0.67%) Apple
10 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.67%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.67%) Google
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