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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 47 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 12.11% 11.48% 8.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.86% 23.93% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 12
Median daily rate £330 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £320 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.20 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +7.85%
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
197 117 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 50.77% 47.95% 39.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 62 43
Median daily rate £390 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.81 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% -17.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Tunbridge Wells +4 10 £338 - 2
West Malling -5 3 £376 -
Folkestone - 2 £318 -
Dover -1 1 £255 -49.00%
Maidstone -3 1 £315 -10.00% 3
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 114 (95.00%) HTML
2 106 (88.33%) CSS
3 81 (67.50%) .NET
3 81 (67.50%) jQuery
4 73 (60.83%) C#
5 67 (55.83%) MVC
6 63 (52.50%) HTML5
7 56 (46.67%) ASP.NET
8 55 (45.83%) CSS3
9 52 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (36.67%) Web Development
11 40 (33.33%) .NET Framework
12 38 (31.67%) AngularJS
13 36 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
13 36 (30.00%) Entity Framework
13 36 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 36 (30.00%) TDD
14 34 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (26.67%) SQL
16 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 23 (19.17%) E-Commerce
18 22 (18.33%) Software Engineering
19 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
19 21 (17.50%) SDLC
20 20 (16.67%) Front End Development
20 20 (16.67%) Waterfall
21 19 (15.83%) Backbone.js
21 19 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 18 (15.00%) SignalR
23 16 (13.33%) Handlebars

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 7 (5.83%) WordPress
2 6 (5.00%) JBoss
3 4 (3.33%) CMS
4 3 (2.50%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.67%) Drupal
5 2 (1.67%) Node.js
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.83%) SAS
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Magento
2 3 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.67%) BigMachines
3 2 (1.67%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.67%) SaaS
1 2 (1.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Network Security
2 2 (1.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.50%) Redis
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (10.83%) Jasmine
3 10 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 10 (8.33%) Subversion
4 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.33%) Grunt
6 4 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.67%) Selenium
9 1 (0.83%) Moq
9 1 (0.83%) MSTest
9 1 (0.83%) NUnit
9 1 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 14 (11.67%) Finance
2 2 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Games
3 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (88.33%) Developer
2 57 (47.50%) .NET Developer
3 55 (45.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 49 (40.83%) C# Developer
5 45 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 34 (28.33%) Web Developer
8 31 (25.83%) HTML Developer
9 27 (22.50%) HTML CSS Developer
10 21 (17.50%) C# Web Developer
11 19 (15.83%) .NET Web Developer
11 19 (15.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 16 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (13.33%) Senior Developer
13 15 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 15 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 15 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (95.00%) HTML
2 106 (88.33%) CSS
3 81 (67.50%) .NET
3 81 (67.50%) jQuery
4 63 (52.50%) HTML5
5 56 (46.67%) ASP.NET
6 55 (45.83%) CSS3
7 52 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 38 (31.67%) AngularJS
10 36 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 36 (30.00%) Entity Framework
10 36 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
11 19 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 19 (15.83%) Backbone.js
12 18 (15.00%) SignalR
13 16 (13.33%) Handlebars
14 12 (10.00%) Sass
15 11 (9.17%) LESS
16 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.33%) Digital Media
2 4 (3.33%) iPad
3 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) NHS
4 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (1.67%) Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (55.83%) MVC
2 44 (36.67%) Web Development
3 36 (30.00%) TDD
4 34 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (19.17%) E-Commerce
6 22 (18.33%) Software Engineering
7 21 (17.50%) SDLC
8 20 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 20 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 16 (13.33%) SOLID
10 15 (12.50%) BDD
11 12 (10.00%) Scrum
12 7 (5.83%) Migration
13 6 (5.00%) CRM
13 6 (5.00%) ERP
13 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 5 (4.17%) MVVM
14 5 (4.17%) Web Application Development
15 4 (3.33%) SOA
16 3 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 73 (60.83%) C#
2 32 (26.67%) SQL
3 15 (12.50%) PHP
4 14 (11.67%) Java
5 5 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.17%) VB
6 4 (3.33%) VBScript
7 2 (1.67%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.67%) RPG
7 2 (1.67%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.83%) XenApp
1 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) cPanel
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.67%) Adobe
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle
2 2 (1.67%) PayPal
2 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (1.67%) Siebel
3 1 (0.83%) Citrix
3 1 (0.83%) HP
3 1 (0.83%) Infragistics
3 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
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