The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 10 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 50 45 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.78% 15.05% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.88% 37.19% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 5
Average daily rate
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£330 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
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
132 121 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 44.30% 40.47% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 68 66
Average daily rate £338 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £26.21 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.04% +138.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Maidstone -2 9 £350 +55.55% 3
Dover - 5 £500 -
Tunbridge Wells +1 3 £350 +7.69% 3
Canterbury -3 3 £325 +4.83% 4
Folkestone - 3 £318 - 2
Tonbridge -1 2 £363 -48.21% 2
Rochester - 2 - -
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 60 (75.00%) HTML
1 60 (75.00%) .NET
2 59 (73.75%) C#
3 52 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 49 (61.25%) CSS
5 46 (57.50%) MVC
6 44 (55.00%) jQuery
7 42 (52.50%) AngularJS
8 41 (51.25%) TDD
9 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
10 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (32.50%) HTML5
11 26 (32.50%) CSS3
12 25 (31.25%) .NET Framework
13 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (26.25%) Entity Framework
14 21 (26.25%) SQL
15 17 (21.25%) Finance
16 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
17 14 (17.50%) MySQL
17 14 (17.50%) PHP
18 11 (13.75%) CMS
18 11 (13.75%) OOP
18 11 (13.75%) KnockoutJS
19 10 (12.50%) TeamCity
19 10 (12.50%) ReSharper
19 10 (12.50%) OO
19 10 (12.50%) Scrum
19 10 (12.50%) SOA

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 11 (13.75%) CMS
2 5 (6.25%) IIS
3 4 (5.00%) Magnolia
4 3 (3.75%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.50%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.50%) Node.js
5 2 (2.50%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.50%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.50%) MySQL
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) ReSharper
1 10 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 9 (11.25%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.75%) JIRA
5 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.75%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.75%) Subversion
6 3 (3.75%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (88.75%) Developer
2 47 (58.75%) .NET Developer
3 33 (41.25%) C# Developer
3 33 (41.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (27.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 12 (15.00%) PHP Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (8.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Web Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (5.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (75.00%) HTML
1 60 (75.00%) .NET
2 52 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 49 (61.25%) CSS
4 44 (55.00%) jQuery
5 42 (52.50%) AngularJS
6 28 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (32.50%) HTML5
7 26 (32.50%) CSS3
8 25 (31.25%) .NET Framework
9 21 (26.25%) Entity Framework
10 11 (13.75%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (11.25%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (6.25%) LINQ
14 4 (5.00%) FreeMarker
14 4 (5.00%) Classic ASP
14 4 (5.00%) XML
14 4 (5.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) W3C
2 2 (2.50%) GIS
3 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) MVC
2 41 (51.25%) TDD
3 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.75%) OOP
5 10 (12.50%) OO
5 10 (12.50%) SOA
5 10 (12.50%) Scrum
6 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.25%) BDD
7 8 (10.00%) Open Source
7 8 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.75%) Software Architecture
9 6 (7.50%) Content Management
10 5 (6.25%) MVVM
11 4 (5.00%) SDLC
12 3 (3.75%) Web Development
12 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.75%) Migration
13 2 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) C#
2 21 (26.25%) SQL
3 14 (17.50%) PHP
4 3 (3.75%) Java
5 2 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.25%) WCAG
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) Zend
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle
4 2 (2.50%) ESRI
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
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