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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 15 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 58 70 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.67% 12.32% 13.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.21% 34.31% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 61
Average daily rate
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£400 £331 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
287 204 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.96% 35.92% 47.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 109 245
Average daily rate £350 £344 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.66 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £46.00 £37.00
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Watford -1 7 £500 +33.33% 12
Stevenage -2 6 £244 -15.21% 4
St Albans +4 1 - - 3
Borehamwood -1 1 £220 - 1
Hertford -2 1 - - 4
Welwyn Garden City -7 1 £385 -25.96% 1
Hemel Hempstead -11 1 - - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Royston - - - - 1
Ware - - - - 1
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 114 (79.17%) HTML
2 108 (75.00%) CSS
3 55 (38.19%) HTML5
4 51 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (34.72%) Java
5 50 (34.72%) CSS3
6 47 (32.64%) SQL
7 45 (31.25%) XML
8 43 (29.86%) .NET
9 41 (28.47%) E-Commerce
10 38 (26.39%) jQuery
11 37 (25.69%) Scrum
12 36 (25.00%) MVC
13 35 (24.31%) Git (software)
14 34 (23.61%) TDD
15 33 (22.92%) Subversion
16 32 (22.22%) BDD
17 31 (21.53%) Finance
17 31 (21.53%) C#
18 30 (20.83%) ASP.NET
18 30 (20.83%) Linux
19 29 (20.14%) UNIX
19 29 (20.14%) SQL Server
19 29 (20.14%) JSP
19 29 (20.14%) Ajax
19 29 (20.14%) Marketing
20 28 (19.44%) MySQL
20 28 (19.44%) Web Services
20 28 (19.44%) OO
21 27 (18.75%) Spring

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (17.36%) Apache
2 23 (15.97%) CMS
3 19 (13.19%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.64%) Node.js
5 10 (6.94%) WebSphere
6 9 (6.25%) lighttpd
7 8 (5.56%) WordPress
7 8 (5.56%) MQSeries
7 8 (5.56%) IIS
8 5 (3.47%) Drupal
9 4 (2.78%) Joomla!
9 4 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (2.08%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.08%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (2.08%) SilverStripe
11 2 (1.39%) Liferay
11 2 (1.39%) EPiServer CMS
11 2 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.69%) Maya
4 1 (0.69%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Magento
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.58%) Internet
2 9 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.56%) Intranet
4 7 (4.86%) Extranet
5 3 (2.08%) VRRP
5 3 (2.08%) HTTP
6 2 (1.39%) SMS
6 2 (1.39%) VPN
6 2 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.44%) MySQL
3 15 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.64%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.86%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.17%) DB2
7 5 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.47%) DbVisualizer
8 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.08%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (1.39%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (24.31%) Git (software)
2 33 (22.92%) Subversion
3 26 (18.06%) Ant
4 18 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 17 (11.81%) Maven
6 14 (9.72%) JUnit
7 11 (7.64%) Selenium
8 10 (6.94%) IntelliJ
8 10 (6.94%) Mockito
9 8 (5.56%) Grunt
10 7 (4.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (4.17%) JIRA
11 6 (4.17%) FxCop
11 6 (4.17%) StyleCop
12 5 (3.47%) Jenkins
12 5 (3.47%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (3.47%) LoadRunner
13 3 (2.08%) Log4j
13 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
13 3 (2.08%) Axure RP
General
1 31 (21.53%) Finance
2 29 (20.14%) Marketing
3 25 (17.36%) Retail
4 12 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.39%) Advertising
5 2 (1.39%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.69%) Local Government
6 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.69%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Military
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (82.64%) Developer
2 32 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 25 (17.36%) .NET Developer
4 22 (15.28%) Java Developer
5 16 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 14 (9.72%) C# Developer
7 13 (9.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 8 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.47%) Tester
11 5 (3.47%) UI Developer
11 5 (3.47%) UI Programmer
12 4 (2.78%) Magento Developer
13 3 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
13 3 (2.08%) Senior UX Designer
13 3 (2.08%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (79.17%) HTML
2 108 (75.00%) CSS
3 55 (38.19%) HTML5
4 50 (34.72%) CSS3
5 45 (31.25%) XML
6 43 (29.86%) .NET
7 38 (26.39%) jQuery
8 30 (20.83%) ASP.NET
9 29 (20.14%) JSP
9 29 (20.14%) Ajax
10 28 (19.44%) Web Services
11 27 (18.75%) Spring
12 25 (17.36%) JSON
13 22 (15.28%) REST
14 19 (13.19%) .NET Framework
14 19 (13.19%) SOAP
14 19 (13.19%) J2EE
15 14 (9.72%) XSLT
16 13 (9.03%) Hibernate
16 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.67%) User Experience
2 17 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.94%) W3C
4 9 (6.25%) Open Source
5 4 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.08%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.39%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.39%) GIS
7 2 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.39%) EMV
7 2 (1.39%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
8 1 (0.69%) Kinect
8 1 (0.69%) RIA
8 1 (0.69%) FMCG
8 1 (0.69%) iPhone
8 1 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.83%) Linux
2 29 (20.14%) UNIX
3 14 (9.72%) Windows
4 3 (2.08%) HPUX
4 3 (2.08%) Solaris
5 2 (1.39%) Android
5 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.47%) E-Commerce
3 37 (25.69%) Scrum
4 36 (25.00%) MVC
5 34 (23.61%) TDD
6 32 (22.22%) BDD
7 28 (19.44%) OO
8 23 (15.97%) Web Development
8 23 (15.97%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (13.19%) Unit Testing
10 15 (10.42%) Web Design
11 13 (9.03%) Regression Testing
12 12 (8.33%) Waterfall
12 12 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.94%) Code Coverage
14 8 (5.56%) Workflow
14 8 (5.56%) Content Management
15 7 (4.86%) CRM
15 7 (4.86%) Performance Testing
15 7 (4.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.72%) Java
2 47 (32.64%) SQL
3 31 (21.53%) C#
4 20 (13.89%) PHP
5 10 (6.94%) VBScript
6 7 (4.86%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.17%) Ruby
8 5 (3.47%) Perl
9 3 (2.08%) C++
9 3 (2.08%) C
9 3 (2.08%) XPath
10 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.69%) Python
11 1 (0.69%) Lua
11 1 (0.69%) PHP5
11 1 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (3.47%) ISEB
2 5 (3.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.08%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.08%) Xen
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) Nagios
1 3 (2.08%) Puppet
1 3 (2.08%) Vagrant
1 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.39%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 12 (8.33%) Oracle
1 12 (8.33%) IBM
2 8 (5.56%) Adobe
3 7 (4.86%) HP
4 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.08%) Sun
5 3 (2.08%) Sybase
5 3 (2.08%) Interwoven
5 3 (2.08%) Endeca
6 2 (1.39%) ATG
6 2 (1.39%) VMware
6 2 (1.39%) Zend
6 2 (1.39%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.69%) Venda
7 1 (0.69%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.69%) Facebook
7 1 (0.69%) Twitter
7 1 (0.69%) CyberSource
7 1 (0.69%) DataCash
7 1 (0.69%) Google
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