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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.99% 6.06% 7.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.10% 13.85% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 20
Average daily rate
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£320 £320 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £283 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £345 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
103 130 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 36.52% 43.77% 31.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 75 66
Average daily rate £320 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £33.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +4 3 £263 -4.54% 3
Folkestone -1 3 - - 2
Canterbury - - - - 1
Dartford - - - - 2
Faversham - - - - 3
Sevenoaks - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - - 1
Tonbridge - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 6
West Malling - - - - 1
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 54 (68.35%) HTML
2 49 (62.03%) .NET
3 42 (53.16%) CSS
4 41 (51.90%) C#
5 40 (50.63%) ASP.NET
6 36 (45.57%) MVC
7 32 (40.51%) AngularJS
8 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (36.71%) jQuery
10 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
10 22 (27.85%) HTML5
11 21 (26.58%) SQL
12 19 (24.05%) Finance
12 19 (24.05%) JSON
12 19 (24.05%) TDD
12 19 (24.05%) REST
13 18 (22.78%) XML
14 17 (21.52%) PHP
15 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
16 15 (18.99%) Scrum
17 13 (16.46%) WCF
18 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
18 12 (15.19%) VB.NET
18 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (13.92%) KnockoutJS
19 11 (13.92%) Java
19 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
20 10 (12.66%) Web Services
20 10 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 5 (6.33%) CMS
1 5 (6.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.53%) Drupal
3 2 (2.53%) WordPress
3 2 (2.53%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.27%) Node.js
4 1 (1.27%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) PaaS
2 3 (3.80%) IaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.06%) MySQL
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) Ingres
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.06%) JIRA
3 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.80%) Subversion
3 3 (3.80%) Maven
4 1 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Publishing
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (87.34%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) .NET Developer
3 23 (29.11%) C# Developer
4 22 (27.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (24.05%) Web Developer
6 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (15.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (11.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (7.59%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.33%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (3.80%) PHP Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (3.80%) Architect
12 3 (3.80%) SharePoint Developer
13 2 (2.53%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (68.35%) HTML
2 49 (62.03%) .NET
3 42 (53.16%) CSS
4 40 (50.63%) ASP.NET
5 32 (40.51%) AngularJS
6 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (36.71%) jQuery
8 22 (27.85%) HTML5
9 19 (24.05%) REST
9 19 (24.05%) JSON
10 18 (22.78%) XML
11 13 (16.46%) WCF
12 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (13.92%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (12.66%) Web Services
15 9 (11.39%) CSS3
16 8 (10.13%) Classic ASP
17 7 (8.86%) XHTML
18 6 (7.59%) SOAP
18 6 (7.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Open Source
2 3 (3.80%) User Experience
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) W3C
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Replication
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) MVC
2 29 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.05%) TDD
4 15 (18.99%) Scrum
5 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.39%) OOP
7 8 (10.13%) OO
7 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.86%) Migration
9 3 (3.80%) SOA
9 3 (3.80%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.80%) Web Development
9 3 (3.80%) BDD
9 3 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.53%) OOD
10 2 (2.53%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.53%) MVVM
10 2 (2.53%) CRM
11 1 (1.27%) UML
11 1 (1.27%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) C#
2 21 (26.58%) SQL
3 17 (21.52%) PHP
4 12 (15.19%) VB.NET
5 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.92%) Java
6 6 (7.59%) Perl
7 5 (6.33%) Ruby
8 3 (3.80%) Python
9 1 (1.27%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) C++
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) OCPJP
1 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) WCAG
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Telerik
2 5 (6.33%) DevExpress
3 3 (3.80%) Google
4 2 (2.53%) Zend
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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