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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.79% 17.17% 15.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 38.64% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 37
Median daily rate £340 £330 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £403 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £33.73
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +8.22%
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
93 132 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 35.36% 44.44% 40.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 77 69
Median daily rate £340 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £470 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.42 £16.50 £26.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.54% -37.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £16.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -4 4 £340 -2.85% 2
Tunbridge Wells +7 2 £388 +10.71% 3
Tonbridge 0 2 £348 -4.13% 2
Dover +1 1 £255 -49.00% 1
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (81.82%) HTML
2 60 (77.92%) CSS
3 50 (64.94%) .NET
4 43 (55.84%) C#
5 42 (54.55%) MVC
6 41 (53.25%) jQuery
7 36 (46.75%) ASP.NET
8 35 (45.45%) HTML5
9 31 (40.26%) CSS3
9 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (37.66%) Web Development
12 24 (31.17%) TDD
13 22 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
13 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
14 21 (27.27%) .NET Framework
15 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (23.38%) Entity Framework
16 18 (23.38%) SQL
16 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
17 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
18 15 (19.48%) SDLC
19 12 (15.58%) PHP
19 12 (15.58%) Octopus Deploy
19 12 (15.58%) SignalR
19 12 (15.58%) BDD
19 12 (15.58%) SOLID
20 11 (14.29%) Front End Development
20 11 (14.29%) Finance
20 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce

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 (10.39%) Umbraco
2 6 (7.79%) WordPress
3 2 (2.60%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) SAS
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) HTTP
2 5 (6.49%) Network Security
3 1 (1.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.90%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) DTS
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.69%) Subversion
3 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.79%) Jasmine
4 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.49%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.60%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (2.60%) Moq
7 2 (2.60%) MSTest
7 2 (2.60%) NUnit
7 2 (2.60%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.30%) git-flow
8 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Local Government
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (94.81%) Developer
2 39 (50.65%) .NET Developer
3 31 (40.26%) C# Developer
4 28 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (33.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 24 (31.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (29.87%) Web Developer
8 15 (19.48%) HTML Developer
9 13 (16.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (15.58%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (15.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 12 (15.58%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (15.58%) Senior Developer
11 11 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
12 10 (12.99%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 9 (11.69%) C# Web Developer
14 8 (10.39%) .NET Web Developer
15 7 (9.09%) SQL Developer
16 6 (7.79%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (81.82%) HTML
2 60 (77.92%) CSS
3 50 (64.94%) .NET
4 41 (53.25%) jQuery
5 36 (46.75%) ASP.NET
6 35 (45.45%) HTML5
7 31 (40.26%) CSS3
8 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 22 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
10 21 (27.27%) .NET Framework
11 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (23.38%) Entity Framework
13 12 (15.58%) SignalR
14 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (9.09%) Backbone.js
14 7 (9.09%) Sass
14 7 (9.09%) WCF
15 6 (7.79%) Handlebars
16 5 (6.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (7.79%) Visualisation
2 5 (6.49%) Digital Media
3 4 (5.19%) User Experience
4 3 (3.90%) NHS
5 2 (2.60%) iPad
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Unix
3 5 (6.49%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) MVC
2 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (37.66%) Web Development
4 24 (31.17%) TDD
5 15 (19.48%) SDLC
6 12 (15.58%) BDD
6 12 (15.58%) SOLID
7 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 11 (14.29%) Front End Development
8 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
10 7 (9.09%) OO
10 7 (9.09%) Web Design
11 6 (7.79%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
11 6 (7.79%) Project Management
11 6 (7.79%) Scrum
12 5 (6.49%) CRM
12 5 (6.49%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.84%) C#
2 18 (23.38%) SQL
3 12 (15.58%) PHP
4 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.79%) Java
6 4 (5.19%) VBScript
7 2 (2.60%) VB
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.30%) XenApp
1 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) cPanel
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.60%) Infragistics
3 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
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