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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South East / Kent
Rank 14 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 69 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.61% 20.35% 14.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 41.32% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 58 18
Median daily rate £350 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £316 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.88 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +25.41%

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
93 167 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 34.83% 49.26% 44.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 142 71
Median daily rate £338 £339 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Maidstone +2 4 £338 -3.57% 7
Dartford -1 2 £313 - 3
Tunbridge Wells -2 2 £240 -28.88% 3
Faversham - 2 £525 -
Folkestone -3 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £375 - 1
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 43 (81.13%) HTML
2 31 (58.49%) CSS
3 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (37.74%) .NET
4 20 (37.74%) MVC
5 17 (32.08%) C#
5 17 (32.08%) jQuery
6 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
7 13 (24.53%) Web Development
7 13 (24.53%) SQL
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
8 12 (22.64%) Adobe
8 12 (22.64%) HTML5
9 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
9 11 (20.75%) Finance
10 10 (18.87%) Web Analytics
10 10 (18.87%) Google
10 10 (18.87%) TDD
10 10 (18.87%) Analytics
10 10 (18.87%) Google Tag Manager
11 9 (16.98%) Regular Expression
11 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
11 9 (16.98%) Marketing
12 8 (15.09%) Scrum
12 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
12 8 (15.09%) Adobe Campaign
13 7 (13.21%) SDLC
13 7 (13.21%) CSS3
13 7 (13.21%) C

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 1 (1.89%) Apache
1 1 (1.89%) CMS
1 1 (1.89%) Confluence
1 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
1 1 (1.89%) JBoss
1 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (3.77%) Edge Animate
1 2 (3.77%) InDesign
1 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) MS Access
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) jMock
2 4 (7.55%) JUnit
2 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 4 (7.55%) Mockito
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Automotive
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Web Manager
4 8 (15.09%) Analytics Manager
4 8 (15.09%) JavaScript Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Web Analytics Manager
4 8 (15.09%) Web Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) C Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C/C++ Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C++ Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (81.13%) HTML
2 31 (58.49%) CSS
3 20 (37.74%) .NET
4 17 (32.08%) jQuery
5 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
6 12 (22.64%) HTML5
7 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
8 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (16.98%) Regular Expression
9 7 (13.21%) CSS3
10 6 (11.32%) Entity Framework
10 6 (11.32%) XML
11 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
11 5 (9.43%) Spring
12 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (7.55%) J2EE
12 4 (7.55%) Spring MVC
12 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (5.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.74%) MVC
3 13 (24.53%) Web Development
4 10 (18.87%) Analytics
4 10 (18.87%) TDD
4 10 (18.87%) Web Analytics
5 8 (15.09%) Scrum
6 7 (13.21%) ETL
6 7 (13.21%) SDLC
7 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.43%) UML
9 4 (7.55%) BDD
9 4 (7.55%) SOLID
10 3 (5.66%) Build Automation
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.66%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 3 (5.66%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.66%) OO
11 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) C#
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) C
3 7 (13.21%) C++
3 7 (13.21%) Perl
4 6 (11.32%) Java
5 5 (9.43%) COBOL
5 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.55%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.77%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) LINC
9 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Adobe
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) Google
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.89%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.89%) Zend
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