The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 17 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 Leeds 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 8 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 149 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.77% 9.41% 6.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.69% 25.35% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 39 46
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -42.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
580 284 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.70% 37.12% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 161 209
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 9
Average hourly rate £25.75 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.45 £47.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
JavaScript
West Yorkshire

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Leeds region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Leeds region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 195 (77.38%) HTML
2 159 (63.10%) CSS
3 107 (42.46%) jQuery
4 94 (37.30%) PHP
5 93 (36.90%) HTML5
6 80 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (28.97%) MVC
8 60 (23.81%) Java
9 59 (23.41%) CSS3
10 57 (22.62%) .NET
11 53 (21.03%) C#
12 51 (20.24%) SQL
13 48 (19.05%) Scrum
14 45 (17.86%) ASP.NET
15 44 (17.46%) SQL Server
16 43 (17.06%) TDD
17 42 (16.67%) Web Services
18 35 (13.89%) OO
19 34 (13.49%) Web Development
20 33 (13.10%) MySQL
21 32 (12.70%) Responsive Web Design
22 31 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
23 28 (11.11%) Spring
24 27 (10.71%) Ajax
24 27 (10.71%) JSON
24 27 (10.71%) XML
25 26 (10.32%) Linux
26 25 (9.92%) Zend
27 23 (9.13%) Unit Testing
27 23 (9.13%) Web Design

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.97%) Apache
3 9 (3.57%) Apache Solr
4 8 (3.17%) WordPress
4 8 (3.17%) Node.js
4 8 (3.17%) IIS
4 8 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.17%) CMS
5 4 (1.59%) Drupal
5 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.79%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.40%) nginx
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 17 (6.75%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.59%) MS Office
4 3 (1.19%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.97%) Internet
2 3 (1.19%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.10%) MySQL
3 14 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.38%) WebFOCUS
7 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.19%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (7.94%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.75%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.76%) PhoneGap
4 10 (3.97%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.57%) Selenium
6 8 (3.17%) TeamCity
6 8 (3.17%) Maven
6 8 (3.17%) JUnit
6 8 (3.17%) Hudson
7 7 (2.78%) JIRA
8 6 (2.38%) NUnit
9 5 (1.98%) Subversion
9 5 (1.98%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.79%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.79%) UltraEdit
11 2 (0.79%) WebSpeed
11 2 (0.79%) EasyMock
11 2 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.76%) Finance
3 5 (1.98%) Back Office
4 3 (1.19%) Publishing
5 2 (0.79%) Games
5 2 (0.79%) Retail
5 2 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 215 (85.32%) Developer
2 50 (19.84%) UI Developer
3 45 (17.86%) PHP Developer
4 44 (17.46%) Web Developer
5 42 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
6 40 (15.87%) UI Programmer
7 26 (10.32%) .NET Developer
8 21 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 20 (7.94%) Front-End Web Developer
10 17 (6.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (3.17%) Mobile Developer
11 8 (3.17%) Tester
11 8 (3.17%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.17%) Consultant
11 8 (3.17%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.78%) Software Developer
13 6 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (2.38%) C# Developer
13 6 (2.38%) PHP Web Developer
14 5 (1.98%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (77.38%) HTML
2 159 (63.10%) CSS
3 107 (42.46%) jQuery
4 93 (36.90%) HTML5
5 59 (23.41%) CSS3
6 57 (22.62%) .NET
7 45 (17.86%) ASP.NET
8 42 (16.67%) Web Services
9 31 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (11.11%) Spring
11 27 (10.71%) Ajax
11 27 (10.71%) XML
11 27 (10.71%) JSON
12 21 (8.33%) Symfony
12 21 (8.33%) Sass
13 18 (7.14%) .NET Framework
14 16 (6.35%) JSP
15 15 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 15 (5.95%) RESTful
16 14 (5.56%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.97%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (3.17%) NHS
5 7 (2.78%) Social Media
6 5 (1.98%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.59%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.19%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.19%) iPhone
8 3 (1.19%) Open Source
8 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
9 1 (0.40%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.32%) Linux
2 17 (6.75%) Windows
3 12 (4.76%) Android
4 10 (3.97%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.97%) UNIX
5 4 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.59%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.19%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.19%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (28.97%) MVC
3 48 (19.05%) Scrum
4 43 (17.06%) TDD
5 35 (13.89%) OO
6 34 (13.49%) Web Development
7 32 (12.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 23 (9.13%) Unit Testing
8 23 (9.13%) Web Design
9 22 (8.73%) OOP
10 18 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 15 (5.95%) Automated Testing
11 15 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.76%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.37%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (3.97%) Kanban
14 10 (3.97%) Project Management
14 10 (3.97%) Data Management
15 9 (3.57%) Configuration Management
15 9 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 94 (37.30%) PHP
2 60 (23.81%) Java
3 53 (21.03%) C#
4 51 (20.24%) SQL
5 9 (3.57%) Ruby
6 8 (3.17%) PHP5
7 7 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.78%) C++
8 5 (1.98%) Python
9 4 (1.59%) XAML
10 3 (1.19%) VB
10 3 (1.19%) VB6
11 2 (0.79%) Progress 4GL
11 2 (0.79%) PHP4
12 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
12 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (2.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.97%) QA
2 7 (2.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.59%) Puppet
3 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (9.92%) Zend
2 19 (7.54%) Adobe
3 15 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.16%) Oracle
5 10 (3.97%) Google
6 9 (3.57%) hybris
6 9 (3.57%) Sencha
7 5 (1.98%) Facebook
7 5 (1.98%) Twitter
8 4 (1.59%) JBoss
9 3 (1.19%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.19%) Appcelerator
9 3 (1.19%) QNX
10 2 (0.79%) Progress
11 1 (0.40%) Sybase
11 1 (0.40%) SAP
11 1 (0.40%) Sony
11 1 (0.40%) Apple
11 1 (0.40%) Volantis
11 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
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