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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 88 47 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.08% 8.99% 14.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.88% 22.93% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 18 81
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £48.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
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
340 205 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.82% 39.20% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 116 235
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.06 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £131.00 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -2 21 £375 - 7
Hemel Hempstead +4 14 £359 +30.45% 1
Borehamwood - 7 £300 - 2
Stevenage +2 4 £360 +25.21% 2
Welwyn Garden City -7 1 - -
Potters Bar - 1 £525 - 1
St Albans - 1 - - 1
Ware - - - - 1
Harpenden - - - -
Abbots Langley - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - - 3
Hertford - - - - 4
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 119 (79.87%) HTML
2 111 (74.50%) CSS
3 57 (38.26%) Java
3 57 (38.26%) HTML5
4 52 (34.90%) CSS3
5 50 (33.56%) E-Commerce
6 46 (30.87%) SQL
7 43 (28.86%) jQuery
8 40 (26.85%) XML
9 37 (24.83%) Finance
10 36 (24.16%) .NET
11 35 (23.49%) JSP
11 35 (23.49%) Retail
12 32 (21.48%) OO
13 29 (19.46%) MVC
14 28 (18.79%) SQL Server
14 28 (18.79%) Ajax
15 27 (18.12%) C#
16 26 (17.45%) MySQL
16 26 (17.45%) XHTML
17 25 (16.78%) UNIX
17 25 (16.78%) Web Services
17 25 (16.78%) J2EE
17 25 (16.78%) ASP.NET
17 25 (16.78%) Spring
18 24 (16.11%) Subversion
18 24 (16.11%) JSON
19 23 (15.44%) Linux
20 22 (14.77%) Scrum
20 22 (14.77%) Manufacturing

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (14.09%) CMS
2 14 (9.40%) Apache
2 14 (9.40%) Tomcat
2 14 (9.40%) MQSeries
2 14 (9.40%) WebSphere
3 11 (7.38%) Node.js
4 9 (6.04%) IIS
5 7 (4.70%) WordPress
6 6 (4.03%) lighttpd
7 5 (3.36%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (2.68%) Joomla!
8 4 (2.68%) Drupal
9 3 (2.01%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.01%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.67%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.67%) SAS
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.01%) MS Office
4 1 (0.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Magento
2 3 (2.01%) Tridion
3 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 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 6 (4.03%) Extranet
2 6 (4.03%) Intranet
3 5 (3.36%) HTTP
4 4 (2.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.01%) VRRP
6 2 (1.34%) Firewall
6 2 (1.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.45%) MySQL
3 14 (9.40%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.05%) RDBMS
5 10 (6.71%) DB2
6 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.03%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.03%) DbVisualizer
7 6 (4.03%) 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%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.67%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (16.11%) Subversion
2 20 (13.42%) Ant
3 19 (12.75%) Git (software)
4 16 (10.74%) Eclipse
5 14 (9.40%) JUnit
6 12 (8.05%) Maven
7 9 (6.04%) Selenium
8 8 (5.37%) Log4j
9 7 (4.70%) JIRA
10 6 (4.03%) IntelliJ
10 6 (4.03%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (4.03%) LoadRunner
10 6 (4.03%) Mockito
11 5 (3.36%) Grunt
11 5 (3.36%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.68%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.68%) FxCop
12 4 (2.68%) StyleCop
13 3 (2.01%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 37 (24.83%) Finance
2 35 (23.49%) Retail
3 22 (14.77%) Manufacturing
4 19 (12.75%) Marketing
5 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.01%) Advertising
6 2 (1.34%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.67%) Local Government
7 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 129 (86.58%) Developer
2 38 (25.50%) Front-End Developer
3 23 (15.44%) Java Developer
4 21 (14.09%) .NET Developer
5 18 (12.08%) Web Developer
6 14 (9.40%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.71%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.37%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.37%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.70%) UI Developer
10 7 (4.70%) UI Programmer
11 6 (4.03%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Tester
12 5 (3.36%) HTML Developer
12 5 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 4 (2.68%) Magento Developer
13 4 (2.68%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (79.87%) HTML
2 111 (74.50%) CSS
3 57 (38.26%) HTML5
4 52 (34.90%) CSS3
5 43 (28.86%) jQuery
6 40 (26.85%) XML
7 36 (24.16%) .NET
8 35 (23.49%) JSP
9 28 (18.79%) Ajax
10 26 (17.45%) XHTML
11 25 (16.78%) Spring
11 25 (16.78%) Web Services
11 25 (16.78%) J2EE
11 25 (16.78%) ASP.NET
12 24 (16.11%) JSON
13 18 (12.08%) XSLT
13 18 (12.08%) REST
14 17 (11.41%) SOAP
15 16 (10.74%) JSTL
16 15 (10.07%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.08%) W3C
2 8 (5.37%) Web 2.0
3 5 (3.36%) Open Source
4 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.01%) RIA
6 2 (1.34%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.67%) GIS
7 1 (0.67%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.67%) Statistics
7 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.67%) FMCG
7 1 (0.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.78%) UNIX
2 23 (15.44%) Linux
3 13 (8.72%) Windows
4 8 (5.37%) HPUX
4 8 (5.37%) 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 50 (33.56%) E-Commerce
2 32 (21.48%) OO
3 29 (19.46%) MVC
4 22 (14.77%) Scrum
4 22 (14.77%) Web Development
5 18 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (11.41%) TDD
7 15 (10.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (8.72%) Unit Testing
8 13 (8.72%) Content Management
9 12 (8.05%) Web Design
9 12 (8.05%) BDD
10 10 (6.71%) Regression Testing
11 8 (5.37%) SEO
12 7 (4.70%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.03%) Performance Testing
13 6 (4.03%) System Testing
13 6 (4.03%) CRM
13 6 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.03%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (38.26%) Java
2 46 (30.87%) SQL
3 27 (18.12%) C#
4 16 (10.74%) PHP
5 9 (6.04%) VBScript
6 8 (5.37%) XPath
7 7 (4.70%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.03%) Perl
9 5 (3.36%) VB
9 5 (3.36%) VB6
10 3 (2.01%) Ruby
10 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.34%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.67%) R
12 1 (0.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (11.41%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) ISEB
2 6 (4.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.36%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) 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 11 (7.38%) Oracle
3 10 (6.71%) Adobe
4 8 (5.37%) Interwoven
5 6 (4.03%) HP
6 5 (3.36%) Sun
6 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.68%) Sybase
7 4 (2.68%) ATG
8 3 (2.01%) VMware
8 3 (2.01%) Blue Martini
8 3 (2.01%) Endeca
8 3 (2.01%) Yahoo!
8 3 (2.01%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.34%) Citrix
9 2 (1.34%) Cisco
10 1 (0.67%) Apple
10 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.67%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.67%) Facebook
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