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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 70 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.47% 14.39% 10.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.21% 33.05% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 17 10
Average daily rate £338 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £450 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
162 118 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 49.69% 43.54% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 70 40
Average daily rate £338 £375 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +135.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Kent region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tunbridge Wells 0 12 £338 +50.00% 3
Maidstone +2 10 £344 +175.00% 2
Folkestone +5 4 £318 - 1
Tonbridge - 3 £266 -
Dartford +5 2 - - 3
West Malling - 2 £378 - 1
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (89.60%) HTML
2 101 (80.80%) CSS
3 77 (61.60%) .NET
4 76 (60.80%) C#
5 63 (50.40%) jQuery
6 60 (48.00%) MVC
7 53 (42.40%) ASP.NET
8 51 (40.80%) AngularJS
9 46 (36.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (31.20%) HTML5
11 38 (30.40%) Front End Development
12 36 (28.80%) CSS3
12 36 (28.80%) SQL
13 33 (26.40%) Entity Framework
13 33 (26.40%) .NET Framework
14 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (24.00%) TDD
16 25 (20.00%) Finance
17 24 (19.20%) SQL Server
18 22 (17.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (17.60%) ASP.NET Web API
19 21 (16.80%) KnockoutJS
20 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
21 17 (13.60%) Java
22 16 (12.80%) MySQL
22 16 (12.80%) BDD
22 16 (12.80%) SDLC
23 14 (11.20%) E-Commerce
24 13 (10.40%) JIRA
24 13 (10.40%) Waterfall

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (8.00%) CMS
2 8 (6.40%) Magnolia
3 7 (5.60%) JBoss
4 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.20%) GlassFish
5 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.20%) WordPress
6 3 (2.40%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.40%) Node.js
6 3 (2.40%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.60%) Drupal
7 2 (1.60%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.80%) Confluence
8 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Magento
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.60%) BigMachines
3 2 (1.60%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.60%) Maximo
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.60%) SaaS
1 2 (1.60%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.80%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) HTTP
1 2 (1.60%) SMTP
1 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.80%) MySQL
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.40%) Redis
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.80%) Big Data
7 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (10.40%) JIRA
2 9 (7.20%) Subversion
3 6 (4.80%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.80%) Jasmine
4 5 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.20%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.20%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (3.20%) NetBeans
5 4 (3.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.40%) Grunt
7 2 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.60%) Selenium
7 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.80%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.80%) MSTest
8 1 (0.80%) NUnit
8 1 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (1.60%) Banking
2 2 (1.60%) Marketing
3 1 (0.80%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 108 (86.40%) Developer
2 54 (43.20%) .NET Developer
3 51 (40.80%) C# Developer
4 49 (39.20%) JavaScript Developer
5 48 (38.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (27.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 31 (24.80%) HTML CSS Developer
7 31 (24.80%) HTML Developer
8 21 (16.80%) Web Developer
9 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 15 (12.00%) Senior Developer
11 13 (10.40%) Angular Developer
11 13 (10.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (9.60%) .NET Web Developer
12 12 (9.60%) C# Web Developer
13 11 (8.80%) Java Developer
13 11 (8.80%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (8.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 10 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (89.60%) HTML
2 101 (80.80%) CSS
3 77 (61.60%) .NET
4 63 (50.40%) jQuery
5 53 (42.40%) ASP.NET
6 51 (40.80%) AngularJS
7 46 (36.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (31.20%) HTML5
9 36 (28.80%) CSS3
10 33 (26.40%) .NET Framework
10 33 (26.40%) Entity Framework
11 22 (17.60%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (17.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (16.80%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 12 (9.60%) Backbone.js
15 11 (8.80%) Hibernate
16 10 (8.00%) XML
17 8 (6.40%) FreeMarker
17 8 (6.40%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.60%) Clustering
2 2 (1.60%) iPad
2 2 (1.60%) iPhone
2 2 (1.60%) User Experience
3 1 (0.80%) Animation
3 1 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.80%) Windows
2 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.20%) Linux
3 2 (1.60%) Android
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.00%) MVC
2 38 (30.40%) Front End Development
3 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (24.00%) TDD
5 16 (12.80%) BDD
5 16 (12.80%) SDLC
6 14 (11.20%) E-Commerce
7 13 (10.40%) SOLID
7 13 (10.40%) Waterfall
8 12 (9.60%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.80%) OO
9 11 (8.80%) Scrum
10 8 (6.40%) Content Management
11 6 (4.80%) Migration
11 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.00%) MVVM
12 5 (4.00%) Web Application Development
13 4 (3.20%) iOS Development
14 3 (2.40%) Process Improvement
14 3 (2.40%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (60.80%) C#
2 36 (28.80%) SQL
3 17 (13.60%) Java
4 9 (7.20%) PHP
5 5 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.20%) VB
7 2 (1.60%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.60%) RPG
7 2 (1.60%) RPG IV
7 2 (1.60%) VBScript
8 1 (0.80%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.80%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.80%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle
3 2 (1.60%) Cognos
3 2 (1.60%) IBM
3 2 (1.60%) PayPal
3 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.60%) Siebel
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe
4 1 (0.80%) Facebook
4 1 (0.80%) Lotus
4 1 (0.80%) Telerik
4 1 (0.80%) Twitter
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