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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 6 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 41 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.29% 7.14% 7.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.65% 17.76% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 22
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £272 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £330 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
- -5.10%
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
115 107 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.07% 40.23% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 63 77
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £273 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 December 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 December 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
Tunbridge Wells +4 3 £225 -29.68% 6
Folkestone -3 3 - -
Maidstone +3 2 £263 -16.00% 2
Sevenoaks - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Tonbridge - - - -
West Malling - - - - 2
Canterbury - - - -
Dartford - - - -
Faversham - - - -
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (66.23%) HTML
2 44 (57.14%) CSS
3 40 (51.95%) .NET
4 36 (46.75%) C#
5 35 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 35 (45.45%) MVC
6 34 (44.16%) jQuery
7 31 (40.26%) AngularJS
8 26 (33.77%) HTML5
9 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (27.27%) PHP
12 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
13 16 (20.78%) SQL
13 16 (20.78%) TDD
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
14 15 (19.48%) XML
14 15 (19.48%) Scrum
15 14 (18.18%) Finance
15 14 (18.18%) REST
16 12 (15.58%) WCF
16 12 (15.58%) JSON
16 12 (15.58%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
18 10 (12.99%) CSS3
18 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 8 (10.39%) Marketing
19 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
19 8 (10.39%) Advertising
19 8 (10.39%) Web Services

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (9.09%) Node.js
2 4 (5.19%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.60%) Drupal
3 2 (2.60%) WordPress
3 2 (2.60%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
1 1 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Intranet
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.90%) Subversion
3 3 (3.90%) Maven
3 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Advertising
2 8 (10.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Publishing
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (88.31%) Developer
2 28 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 24 (31.17%) C# Developer
4 23 (29.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (22.08%) Web Developer
6 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (15.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (11.69%) PHP Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Senior Developer
11 6 (7.79%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (7.79%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (6.49%) C# Web Developer
12 5 (6.49%) Senior C# Developer
13 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
14 2 (2.60%) Senior .NET Web Developer
14 2 (2.60%) Front-End Web Developer
14 2 (2.60%) Designer
14 2 (2.60%) Interactive Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (66.23%) HTML
2 44 (57.14%) CSS
3 40 (51.95%) .NET
4 35 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 34 (44.16%) jQuery
6 31 (40.26%) AngularJS
7 26 (33.77%) HTML5
8 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (19.48%) XML
10 14 (18.18%) REST
11 12 (15.58%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (15.58%) JSON
11 12 (15.58%) WCF
12 10 (12.99%) CSS3
12 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (10.39%) Web Services
13 8 (10.39%) Classic ASP
14 7 (9.09%) XHTML
14 7 (9.09%) Laravel
15 5 (6.49%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Social Media
2 4 (5.19%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.90%) Open Source
3 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) Animation
4 2 (2.60%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.30%) W3C
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
5 1 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) MVC
2 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) TDD
4 15 (19.48%) Scrum
5 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.09%) OOP
6 7 (9.09%) OO
7 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.49%) Migration
9 4 (5.19%) SOA
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.19%) BDD
10 3 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.60%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.60%) MVVM
11 2 (2.60%) Web Development
11 2 (2.60%) CRM
12 1 (1.30%) ERP
12 1 (1.30%) OOD
12 1 (1.30%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.75%) C#
2 21 (27.27%) PHP
3 16 (20.78%) SQL
4 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.09%) Java
5 7 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.30%) Python
6 1 (1.30%) Ruby
6 1 (1.30%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.30%) Perl
6 1 (1.30%) C++
6 1 (1.30%) VBScript
6 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.30%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) ISEB
1 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) WCAG
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) DevExpress
2 3 (3.90%) Telerik
2 3 (3.90%) Google
3 2 (2.60%) Zend
3 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
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