The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 16.67% - 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£338 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Home Counties region.

Programming Languages Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 41.67% 17.14% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £338 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Home Counties region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the Home Counties

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Mockito
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (20.00%) Mule
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Mockito
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
3 1 (20.00%) Gradle
3 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Games
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) logstash
1 1 (20.00%) Salt
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware