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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 33 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.86% 5.88% 7.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.45% 14.17% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 22
Average daily rate
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£308 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
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
116 120 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 38.16% 41.52% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 78 55
Average daily rate £330 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £33.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -66.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Maidstone - 8 £225 - 6
Folkestone -2 3 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £450 -
Canterbury - - - - 1
Dartford - - - - 2
Faversham - - - -
Margate - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Tonbridge - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 3
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 54 (72.00%) HTML
2 43 (57.33%) CSS
3 42 (56.00%) .NET
4 34 (45.33%) C#
5 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET
6 31 (41.33%) MVC
6 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (41.33%) jQuery
7 26 (34.67%) SQL
8 23 (30.67%) XML
9 22 (29.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (29.33%) AngularJS
10 20 (26.67%) HTML5
10 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 19 (25.33%) JSON
11 19 (25.33%) REST
12 16 (21.33%) PHP
12 16 (21.33%) Finance
13 15 (20.00%) TDD
14 14 (18.67%) Java
15 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
15 13 (17.33%) Scrum
16 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (16.00%) WCF
16 12 (16.00%) Web Services
16 12 (16.00%) VB.NET
17 11 (14.67%) T-SQL
18 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (12.00%) OOP
19 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (8.00%) CMS
2 5 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.33%) Apache
3 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.67%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.67%) Drupal
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.67%) WordPress
4 2 (2.67%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) PaaS
2 3 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Intranet
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) Ingres
4 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.00%) JIRA
3 4 (5.33%) JUnit
3 4 (5.33%) Subversion
4 3 (4.00%) Maven
4 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (88.00%) Developer
2 20 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.00%) Web Developer
4 14 (18.67%) C# Developer
5 13 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (72.00%) HTML
2 43 (57.33%) CSS
3 42 (56.00%) .NET
4 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET
5 31 (41.33%) jQuery
6 23 (30.67%) XML
7 22 (29.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (29.33%) AngularJS
8 20 (26.67%) HTML5
9 19 (25.33%) REST
9 19 (25.33%) JSON
10 12 (16.00%) WCF
10 12 (16.00%) Web Services
10 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
12 7 (9.33%) Spring
12 7 (9.33%) Ajax
12 7 (9.33%) JPA
13 6 (8.00%) CSS3
13 6 (8.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Open Source
2 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) W3C
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) UNIX
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) MVC
1 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) TDD
3 13 (17.33%) Scrum
4 9 (12.00%) OOP
4 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (10.67%) OO
5 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.00%) Web Development
7 5 (6.67%) OOD
8 4 (5.33%) Migration
8 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.00%) UML
9 3 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.67%) System Testing
10 2 (2.67%) BDD
10 2 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.67%) SOA
10 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) C#
2 26 (34.67%) SQL
3 16 (21.33%) PHP
4 14 (18.67%) Java
5 12 (16.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (14.67%) T-SQL
7 7 (9.33%) Perl
8 5 (6.67%) Ruby
9 3 (4.00%) Python
10 2 (2.67%) C
11 1 (1.33%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.33%) C++
11 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Telerik
2 5 (6.67%) DevExpress
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) Zend
4 2 (2.67%) Adobe
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