The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 14 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 81 129 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.02% 13.64% 9.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.08% 32.91% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 88 76
Average daily rate
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£300 £283 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
JavaScript
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
323 392 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 31.98% 41.44% 47.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 231 332
Average daily rate £320 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £41.00 £19.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +110.47%
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 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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 147 (73.13%) HTML
2 142 (70.65%) CSS
3 96 (47.76%) jQuery
4 68 (33.83%) C#
5 65 (32.34%) .NET
6 61 (30.35%) MVC
7 58 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (27.36%) PHP
9 51 (25.37%) SQL Server
10 46 (22.89%) Java
10 46 (22.89%) ASP.NET
10 46 (22.89%) HTML5
11 38 (18.91%) SQL
12 34 (16.92%) CSS3
13 32 (15.92%) Photoshop
13 32 (15.92%) XHTML
14 30 (14.93%) OO
14 30 (14.93%) Web Services
14 30 (14.93%) XML
15 28 (13.93%) TDD
15 28 (13.93%) Web Development
15 28 (13.93%) .NET Framework
16 26 (12.94%) Adobe
17 25 (12.44%) Web Design
17 25 (12.44%) Spring
18 21 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (9.95%) Flash
19 20 (9.95%) Marketing
20 19 (9.45%) Ajax
20 19 (9.45%) Dreamweaver

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 16 (7.96%) CMS
2 14 (6.97%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.47%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.98%) Apache Solr
5 9 (4.48%) IIS
6 8 (3.98%) Apache
7 6 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.49%) Node.js
9 3 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.00%) Drupal
10 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.50%) nginx
11 1 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.50%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (15.92%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.99%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Magento
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Route 53
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.99%) Internet
2 3 (1.49%) Intranet
2 3 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
3 1 (0.50%) DHCP
3 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.96%) MySQL
3 15 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.48%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.99%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.50%) MS Access
8 1 (0.50%) SQLite
8 1 (0.50%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.50%) Redis
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (9.45%) Dreamweaver
2 14 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.98%) Selenium
4 9 (4.48%) Maven
5 8 (3.98%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.99%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.49%) Hudson
7 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.49%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.99%) JUnit
8 4 (1.99%) NUnit
9 3 (1.49%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.00%) Subversion
10 2 (1.00%) Xcode
10 2 (1.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (1.00%) Behat
10 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.50%) Grunt
11 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 20 (9.95%) Marketing
2 10 (4.98%) Finance
3 8 (3.98%) Advertising
4 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
5 3 (1.49%) Back Office
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.00%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 166 (82.59%) Developer
2 35 (17.41%) .NET Developer
3 31 (15.42%) PHP Developer
4 29 (14.43%) Designer
5 26 (12.94%) Web Designer
5 26 (12.94%) Web Developer
6 21 (10.45%) Java Developer
7 17 (8.46%) Front-End Developer
8 16 (7.96%) C# Developer
9 15 (7.46%) UI Developer
10 14 (6.97%) UI Programmer
11 10 (4.98%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (4.98%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.98%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.48%) Analyst
14 6 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (2.49%) ASP.NET Developer
15 5 (2.49%) SQL Developer
15 5 (2.49%) CMS Developer
15 5 (2.49%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (73.13%) HTML
2 142 (70.65%) CSS
3 96 (47.76%) jQuery
4 65 (32.34%) .NET
5 46 (22.89%) ASP.NET
5 46 (22.89%) HTML5
6 34 (16.92%) CSS3
7 32 (15.92%) XHTML
8 30 (14.93%) Web Services
8 30 (14.93%) XML
9 28 (13.93%) .NET Framework
10 25 (12.44%) Spring
11 21 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (9.95%) Flash
13 19 (9.45%) Ajax
14 16 (7.96%) Symfony
15 15 (7.46%) Spring MVC
16 14 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 12 (5.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.97%) Mobile App
2 9 (4.48%) NHS
2 9 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.49%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.99%) Open Source
6 3 (1.49%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.00%) W3C
7 2 (1.00%) Social Media
7 2 (1.00%) iPhone
8 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.50%) DTV
8 1 (0.50%) EPoS
8 1 (0.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.97%) Linux
2 10 (4.98%) Windows
3 9 (4.48%) Android
4 6 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.99%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.35%) MVC
2 58 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (14.93%) OO
4 28 (13.93%) TDD
4 28 (13.93%) Web Development
5 25 (12.44%) Web Design
6 18 (8.96%) E-Commerce
6 18 (8.96%) Scrum
7 16 (7.96%) Online Marketing
7 16 (7.96%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (7.46%) OOP
9 13 (6.47%) Automated Testing
10 12 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.98%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.98%) Software Engineering
11 10 (4.98%) Migration
11 10 (4.98%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.48%) SEO
13 6 (2.99%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.83%) C#
2 55 (27.36%) PHP
3 46 (22.89%) Java
4 38 (18.91%) SQL
5 10 (4.98%) PHP5
6 7 (3.48%) Ruby
6 7 (3.48%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.48%) C++
7 4 (1.99%) VB
7 4 (1.99%) Python
8 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.00%) VB6
9 1 (0.50%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.50%) Delphi
9 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (2.99%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (12.94%) Adobe
2 16 (7.96%) Zend
3 15 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.47%) hybris
5 6 (2.99%) Oracle
6 3 (1.49%) Facebook
6 3 (1.49%) Twitter
7 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.00%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.00%) SAP
7 2 (1.00%) JBoss
7 2 (1.00%) Telerik
7 2 (1.00%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.50%) ATG
8 1 (0.50%) Progress
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
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Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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