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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 33 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.54% 20.82% 16.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.83% 41.78% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 46 36
Median daily rate £345 £336 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% +7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £500 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.23 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +22.04%
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
123 146 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 43.01% 49.83% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 88 52
Median daily rate £355 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.42 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Maidstone +2 4 £340 -1.09% 1
Dover +2 2 £255 -49.00%
Tonbridge +2 2 £348 +6.92%
Tunbridge Wells -2 1 £388 +10.71%
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 100 (87.72%) HTML
2 95 (83.33%) CSS
3 69 (60.53%) jQuery
4 68 (59.65%) .NET
5 63 (55.26%) MVC
6 60 (52.63%) C#
7 58 (50.88%) HTML5
8 51 (44.74%) CSS3
8 51 (44.74%) ASP.NET
9 46 (40.35%) Web Development
9 46 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (32.46%) TDD
12 34 (29.82%) SQL
13 33 (28.95%) KnockoutJS
14 32 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
15 28 (24.56%) .NET Framework
16 27 (23.68%) AngularJS
17 24 (21.05%) Entity Framework
17 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
18 23 (20.18%) SDLC
19 22 (19.30%) SQL Server
20 20 (17.54%) E-Commerce
21 19 (16.67%) Software Engineering
22 18 (15.79%) SignalR
23 17 (14.91%) Finance
24 16 (14.04%) Octopus Deploy
24 16 (14.04%) SOLID
24 16 (14.04%) Waterfall
24 16 (14.04%) BDD

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 (7.02%) Umbraco
1 8 (7.02%) WordPress
2 4 (3.51%) CMS
2 4 (3.51%) JBoss
3 2 (1.75%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) Drupal
4 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Magento
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.88%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.88%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) HTTP
2 4 (3.51%) Network Security
3 2 (1.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) MySQL
3 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.75%) Redis
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) DTS
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (12.28%) Subversion
3 11 (9.65%) Jasmine
4 9 (7.89%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (7.02%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.26%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.51%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (2.63%) Moq
9 3 (2.63%) MSTest
9 3 (2.63%) NUnit
9 3 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.75%) Grunt
11 1 (0.88%) git-flow
11 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Local Government
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (93.86%) Developer
2 50 (43.86%) .NET Developer
3 44 (38.60%) C# Developer
3 44 (38.60%) JavaScript Developer
4 39 (34.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 36 (31.58%) Web Developer
7 28 (24.56%) HTML Developer
8 24 (21.05%) HTML CSS Developer
9 22 (19.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 20 (17.54%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 17 (14.91%) C# Web Developer
12 16 (14.04%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (14.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 16 (14.04%) Senior C# Developer
12 16 (14.04%) Senior Developer
13 15 (13.16%) .NET Web Developer
14 14 (12.28%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 9 (7.89%) Software Developer
16 8 (7.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (87.72%) HTML
2 95 (83.33%) CSS
3 69 (60.53%) jQuery
4 68 (59.65%) .NET
5 58 (50.88%) HTML5
6 51 (44.74%) ASP.NET
6 51 (44.74%) CSS3
7 46 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (28.95%) KnockoutJS
9 32 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (24.56%) .NET Framework
11 27 (23.68%) AngularJS
12 24 (21.05%) Entity Framework
13 18 (15.79%) SignalR
14 16 (14.04%) Backbone.js
15 15 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 13 (11.40%) Handlebars
16 13 (11.40%) Sass
17 10 (8.77%) LESS
18 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.51%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.51%) iPad
3 4 (3.51%) User Experience
4 3 (2.63%) NHS
5 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.75%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.89%) Windows
2 7 (6.14%) Linux
3 6 (5.26%) Unix
4 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (55.26%) MVC
2 46 (40.35%) Web Development
3 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (32.46%) TDD
5 23 (20.18%) SDLC
6 20 (17.54%) E-Commerce
7 19 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 16 (14.04%) BDD
8 16 (14.04%) SOLID
8 16 (14.04%) Waterfall
9 13 (11.40%) Front End Development
10 12 (10.53%) Scrum
11 9 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (6.14%) OO
12 7 (6.14%) Web Design
13 6 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
13 6 (5.26%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.26%) MVVM
13 6 (5.26%) Project Management
14 5 (4.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (52.63%) C#
2 34 (29.82%) SQL
3 15 (13.16%) PHP
4 11 (9.65%) Java
5 9 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.39%) VB
6 5 (4.39%) VBScript
7 2 (1.75%) RPG
7 2 (1.75%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (1.75%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.88%) XenApp
1 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) cPanel
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.63%) Infragistics
4 2 (1.75%) Adobe
4 2 (1.75%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) PayPal
5 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) Siebel