The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 17 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 25 61 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.08% 25.42% 12.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.75% 44.20% 33.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 52 15
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
JavaScript
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 138 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.73% 57.50% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 102 36
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 8
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Kent

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Kent region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Kent region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Kent region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -2 4 £295 -1.50% 1
West Malling - 3 £375 - 1
Maidstone -2 2 £420 +29.23% 1
Faversham - 2 £525 -
Canterbury +1 1 £375 +10.29% 1
Chatham - 1 - - 2
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 45 (80.36%) HTML
2 41 (73.21%) CSS
3 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (44.64%) .NET
5 24 (42.86%) MVC
6 21 (37.50%) C#
7 20 (35.71%) SQL
8 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
9 17 (30.36%) Web Development
10 16 (28.57%) HTML5
11 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
11 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
12 14 (25.00%) Finance
12 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
13 13 (23.21%) TDD
14 12 (21.43%) Front End Development
14 12 (21.43%) CSS3
15 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
15 11 (19.64%) jQuery
15 11 (19.64%) Subversion
16 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
16 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (16.07%) Entity Framework
17 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
18 8 (14.29%) ETL
18 8 (14.29%) OO
18 8 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
18 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.36%) WordPress
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (3.57%) Edge Animate
1 2 (3.57%) InDesign
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL
7 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) DTS
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
1 11 (19.64%) Subversion
2 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (5.36%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) jMock
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Mockito
4 2 (3.57%) Moq
4 2 (3.57%) MSTest
4 2 (3.57%) NUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Local Government
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 12 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 11 (19.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
6 8 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (10.71%) C Developer
7 6 (10.71%) C/C++ Developer
7 6 (10.71%) C++ Developer
7 6 (10.71%) HTML Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (10.71%) SQL Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Umbraco Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Agile Developer
8 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (8.93%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (80.36%) HTML
2 41 (73.21%) CSS
3 25 (44.64%) .NET
4 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
5 16 (28.57%) HTML5
6 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (21.43%) CSS3
8 11 (19.64%) jQuery
9 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (16.07%) Entity Framework
11 8 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (10.71%) WPF
14 5 (8.93%) REST
14 5 (8.93%) Sass
14 5 (8.93%) XML
15 4 (7.14%) SOAP
16 3 (5.36%) ADO.NET
16 3 (5.36%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) NHS
4 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Unix
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.86%) MVC
3 17 (30.36%) Web Development
4 13 (23.21%) TDD
5 12 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 8 (14.29%) ETL
6 8 (14.29%) OO
6 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (14.29%) SDLC
7 7 (12.50%) Web Design
8 6 (10.71%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.71%) Project Management
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) SOLID
8 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.93%) ITIL
9 5 (8.93%) ITSM
9 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.93%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) C#
2 20 (35.71%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
4 7 (12.50%) C
4 7 (12.50%) C++
4 7 (12.50%) Perl
5 5 (8.93%) COBOL
5 5 (8.93%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.14%) VBScript
7 3 (5.36%) PHP
7 3 (5.36%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.36%) Infragistics
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore