The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kent region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 35 10
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 42 6 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.91% 2.15% 14.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 6.19% 42.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 5 18
Average daily rate
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£313 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £498 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +14.75%
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 97 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.77% 34.77% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 62 39
Average daily rate £275 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £245 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £47.00 £35.79 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.33% +104.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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
Maidstone - 5 £700 - 5
West Malling +4 1 £350 -
Tonbridge - 1 £700 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £325 -
Canterbury - 1 £310 - 1
Chatham - - - -
Dartford - - - - 6
Gravesend - - - -
Rochester - - - - 1
Sittingbourne - - - - 2
Swanley - - - -
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 36 (63.16%) .NET
2 33 (57.89%) HTML
3 30 (52.63%) SQL
4 25 (43.86%) C#
4 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
4 25 (43.86%) CSS
5 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 20 (35.09%) MVC
7 17 (29.82%) XML
7 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
7 17 (29.82%) VB.NET
7 17 (29.82%) JSON
8 15 (26.32%) jQuery
8 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (24.56%) REST
10 13 (22.81%) HTML5
11 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (19.30%) WCF
12 11 (19.30%) Java
12 11 (19.30%) PHP
13 10 (17.54%) TDD
14 9 (15.79%) Web Services
14 9 (15.79%) OOP
14 9 (15.79%) Perl
14 9 (15.79%) Finance
14 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
15 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
15 8 (14.04%) Scrum
15 8 (14.04%) Dynamics NAV

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (10.53%) CMS
2 5 (8.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (7.02%) Apache
3 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.51%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.51%) Drupal
5 2 (3.51%) WordPress
5 2 (3.51%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.75%) Node.js
6 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) PaaS
2 3 (5.26%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.02%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) Ingres
5 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.02%) JUnit
3 3 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (89.47%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Web Developer
3 12 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (63.16%) .NET
2 33 (57.89%) HTML
3 25 (43.86%) CSS
4 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 17 (29.82%) XML
5 17 (29.82%) JSON
6 15 (26.32%) jQuery
6 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (24.56%) REST
8 13 (22.81%) HTML5
9 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (19.30%) WCF
11 9 (15.79%) Web Services
12 7 (12.28%) Spring
12 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.77%) Ajax
13 5 (8.77%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (8.77%) Classic ASP
14 4 (7.02%) J2SE
14 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Open Source
2 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) UNIX
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) MVC
2 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) TDD
4 9 (15.79%) OOP
4 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.04%) Scrum
5 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.77%) Web Development
6 5 (8.77%) OO
7 4 (7.02%) OOD
7 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.26%) UML
8 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.51%) System Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Migration
9 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.51%) DSDM
10 1 (1.75%) CRM
10 1 (1.75%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (1.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) SQL
2 25 (43.86%) C#
3 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
3 17 (29.82%) VB.NET
4 11 (19.30%) Java
4 11 (19.30%) PHP
5 9 (15.79%) Perl
6 5 (8.77%) Ruby
7 3 (5.26%) Python
8 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) OCPJP
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) HL7
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Telerik
2 5 (8.77%) DevExpress
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Zend
4 2 (3.51%) Adobe