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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 19 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 18 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 8.29% 9.51% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.69% 22.76% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 12
Average daily rate £320 £286 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 145 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 38.25% 41.79% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 66 45
Average daily rate £375 £290 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £61.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.46% +105.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 2 £225 - 1
Maidstone - - - - 5
Sevenoaks - - - - 1
Sittingbourne - - - - 1
Tonbridge - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 4
West Malling - - - -
Canterbury - - - - 1
Chatham - - - - 1
Dartford - - - - 4
JavaScript
South East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) C#
4 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
5 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
6 11 (29.73%) MVC
7 10 (27.03%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (27.03%) Classic ASP
8 9 (24.32%) VB.NET
8 9 (24.32%) jQuery
9 8 (21.62%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) MS Office
11 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
11 6 (16.22%) Perl
11 6 (16.22%) HL7
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (13.51%) WCF
12 5 (13.51%) HTML
12 5 (13.51%) Web Services
12 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.51%) TDD
12 5 (13.51%) Scrum
13 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (10.81%) Degree
14 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (8.11%) CSS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.70%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (5.41%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 11 (29.73%) C# Developer
3 11 (29.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (27.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Programmer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) C# Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Designer
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.03%) Classic ASP
4 9 (24.32%) jQuery
5 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (13.51%) WCF
6 5 (13.51%) HTML
6 5 (13.51%) Web Services
7 3 (8.11%) CSS
7 3 (8.11%) NHibernate
8 2 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (5.41%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (2.70%) CSS3
9 1 (2.70%) HTML5
9 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Open Source
1 1 (2.70%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) MVC
2 5 (13.51%) TDD
2 5 (13.51%) Scrum
3 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.41%) DSDM
3 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
4 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.70%) ERP
4 1 (2.70%) OOD
4 1 (2.70%) OO
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) C#
3 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
4 9 (24.32%) VB.NET
5 8 (21.62%) Java
6 6 (16.22%) Perl
7 3 (8.11%) VB
8 2 (5.41%) C
8 2 (5.41%) VBScript
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Python
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) HL7
2 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) ESRI
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