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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 40 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.55% 11.06% 6.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.63% 32.35% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £257 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £353 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
135 68 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 49.09% 34.17% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 37 46
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £235 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £486 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -52.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.62 £17.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.00 £36.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 11 £225 -
Maidstone -3 2 £125 -64.28% 3
Folkestone -3 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £388 - 1
Deal - - - -
Faversham - - - -
Canterbury - - - - 4
Rochester - - - - 1
Sevenoaks - - - - 2
Tonbridge - - - - 1
West Malling - - - -
Whitstable - - - -
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 49 (68.06%) HTML
2 48 (66.67%) CSS
3 43 (59.72%) C#
3 43 (59.72%) .NET
4 38 (52.78%) ASP.NET
5 36 (50.00%) jQuery
6 35 (48.61%) MVC
7 29 (40.28%) AngularJS
8 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 20 (27.78%) Scrum
11 20 (27.78%) HTML5
12 19 (26.39%) TDD
12 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
13 17 (23.61%) Finance
14 16 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
15 15 (20.83%) CSS3
16 13 (18.06%) PHP
16 13 (18.06%) OO
17 12 (16.67%) Classic ASP
18 10 (13.89%) Web Services
18 10 (13.89%) XML
18 10 (13.89%) SQL
18 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (12.50%) Marketing
19 9 (12.50%) Advertising
19 9 (12.50%) Migration
19 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (8.33%) Node.js
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Intranet
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Marketing
2 9 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (88.89%) Developer
2 34 (47.22%) .NET Developer
2 34 (47.22%) C# Developer
3 32 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (26.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (6.94%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Interactive Designer
9 4 (5.56%) Designer
9 4 (5.56%) Sitecore Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.78%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Front-End Web Developer
12 1 (1.39%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (68.06%) HTML
2 48 (66.67%) CSS
3 43 (59.72%) .NET
4 38 (52.78%) ASP.NET
5 36 (50.00%) jQuery
6 29 (40.28%) AngularJS
7 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (27.78%) HTML5
9 16 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (20.83%) CSS3
11 12 (16.67%) Classic ASP
12 10 (13.89%) Web Services
12 10 (13.89%) XML
13 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (8.33%) Laravel
15 5 (6.94%) WCF
15 5 (6.94%) Flash
16 4 (5.56%) XHTML
16 4 (5.56%) Ajax
16 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Social Media
1 6 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.56%) Animation
2 4 (5.56%) Video Editing
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.39%) W3C
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) MVC
2 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.78%) Scrum
4 19 (26.39%) TDD
5 13 (18.06%) OO
6 9 (12.50%) Migration
7 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.94%) CRM
9 4 (5.56%) BDD
9 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (4.17%) SOA
11 2 (2.78%) OOD
11 2 (2.78%) Web Design
11 2 (2.78%) Content Management
11 2 (2.78%) Web Development
11 2 (2.78%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.78%) MVVM
11 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (59.72%) C#
2 13 (18.06%) PHP
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 3 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.39%) VBScript
5 1 (1.39%) VB
5 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.39%) VB6
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) ISEB
1 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.39%) VCP4
1 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) WCAG
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.17%) Google
Kent
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