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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 8 32 13
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 48 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.05% 2.46% 7.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.34% 7.45% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 5 13
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£313 £450 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +46.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +39.91%
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
122 94 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.80% 33.10% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 67 43
Average daily rate £275 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £26.21 £14.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.75% -42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.50 £14.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £14.50 £97.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 21 August 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 21 August 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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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 - 9 £225 - 3
West Malling +4 2 £400 +14.28%
Tonbridge - 1 £700 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £325 - 2
Canterbury - 1 £310 - 1
Chatham - - - -
Dartford - - - - 3
Folkestone - - - -
Gravesend - - - -
Margate - - - -
Rochester - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 40 (61.54%) HTML
2 36 (55.38%) .NET
3 32 (49.23%) SQL
4 31 (47.69%) CSS
5 25 (38.46%) C#
5 25 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
7 21 (32.31%) XML
7 21 (32.31%) MVC
7 21 (32.31%) jQuery
8 19 (29.23%) JSON
8 19 (29.23%) REST
9 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
10 17 (26.15%) VB.NET
10 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (26.15%) HTML5
11 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (21.54%) Java
12 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
13 12 (18.46%) PHP
13 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (16.92%) Web Services
14 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
14 11 (16.92%) Finance
14 11 (16.92%) WCF
15 10 (15.38%) TDD
16 9 (13.85%) OOP
16 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
17 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
17 8 (12.31%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (9.23%) CMS
2 5 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.15%) Apache
3 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) Joomla!
4 2 (3.08%) Drupal
4 2 (3.08%) WordPress
4 2 (3.08%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (3.08%) Node.js
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) PaaS
2 3 (4.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Intranet
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.15%) MySQL
4 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) Ingres
5 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.23%) JIRA
3 4 (6.15%) JUnit
3 4 (6.15%) Subversion
4 3 (4.62%) Maven
4 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (87.69%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 12 (18.46%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.31%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.15%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.15%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) HTML
2 36 (55.38%) .NET
3 31 (47.69%) CSS
4 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
5 21 (32.31%) XML
5 21 (32.31%) jQuery
6 19 (29.23%) REST
6 19 (29.23%) JSON
7 17 (26.15%) HTML5
8 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
10 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (16.92%) WCF
11 11 (16.92%) Web Services
12 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
13 7 (10.77%) Spring
13 7 (10.77%) JPA
14 5 (7.69%) Ajax
14 5 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Open Source
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) UNIX
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) MVC
2 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) TDD
4 9 (13.85%) OOP
4 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.31%) Scrum
5 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.23%) OO
7 5 (7.69%) OOD
7 5 (7.69%) Web Development
8 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.62%) UML
9 3 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.08%) System Testing
10 2 (3.08%) BDD
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (3.08%) Migration
10 2 (3.08%) SOA
10 2 (3.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (49.23%) SQL
2 25 (38.46%) C#
3 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
4 17 (26.15%) VB.NET
5 14 (21.54%) Java
6 12 (18.46%) PHP
7 7 (10.77%) Perl
8 5 (7.69%) Ruby
9 3 (4.62%) Python
10 2 (3.08%) C
11 1 (1.54%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) OCPJP
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Telerik
2 5 (7.69%) DevExpress
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) Zend
4 2 (3.08%) Adobe
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