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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 151 119 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.16% 10.45% 10.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.75% 24.69% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 96 60
Average daily rate £440 £335 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.34% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £438 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
610 482 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.05% 42.32% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 347 305
Average daily rate £425 £355 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +18.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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.

1 238 (66.48%) HTML
2 223 (62.29%) CSS
3 204 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (45.25%) Java
5 104 (29.05%) HTML5
6 101 (28.21%) AngularJS
7 98 (27.37%) .NET
8 93 (25.98%) jQuery
9 87 (24.30%) Node.js
10 79 (22.07%) C#
11 74 (20.67%) Python
12 73 (20.39%) TDD
13 71 (19.83%) Linux
14 64 (17.88%) SQL
15 63 (17.60%) Front End Development
16 60 (16.76%) Spring
17 59 (16.48%) CSS3
18 55 (15.36%) PHP
18 55 (15.36%) MVC
19 54 (15.08%) MySQL
20 52 (14.53%) Sass
21 51 (14.25%) Git (software)
22 50 (13.97%) Hibernate
22 50 (13.97%) E-Commerce
23 49 (13.69%) MongoDB
24 44 (12.29%) ASP.NET
25 41 (11.45%) Ruby
26 40 (11.17%) Subversion
26 40 (11.17%) SQL Server
27 38 (10.61%) XML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 87 (24.30%) Node.js
2 28 (7.82%) CMS
3 18 (5.03%) Tomcat
4 16 (4.47%) WordPress
5 13 (3.63%) JBoss
5 13 (3.63%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.35%) Confluence
6 12 (3.35%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.07%) Apache
8 9 (2.51%) Skype for Business
9 7 (1.96%) Drupal
9 7 (1.96%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.68%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.84%) SAS
13 2 (0.56%) IIS
13 2 (0.56%) nginx
13 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.28%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.91%) Magento
2 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.87%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.47%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (2.51%) IaaS
4 8 (2.23%) Office 365
5 7 (1.96%) GitHub
6 6 (1.68%) AdWords
6 6 (1.68%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.42%) HTTP
2 20 (5.59%) Internet
3 9 (2.51%) SNMP
4 8 (2.23%) Skype
5 3 (0.84%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) LDAP
6 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.08%) MySQL
2 49 (13.69%) MongoDB
3 40 (11.17%) SQL Server
4 28 (7.82%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.47%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.63%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (3.07%) Big Data
10 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (2.51%) Redis
12 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.12%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.84%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.56%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.56%) Riak
15 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (14.25%) Git (software)
2 40 (11.17%) Subversion
3 24 (6.70%) Jenkins
3 24 (6.70%) JIRA
4 23 (6.42%) Maven
5 21 (5.87%) Cucumber
5 21 (5.87%) JMeter
5 21 (5.87%) Selenium
6 16 (4.47%) Grunt
6 16 (4.47%) JUnit
7 15 (4.19%) LoadRunner
8 13 (3.63%) Eclipse
8 13 (3.63%) Visual Studio
9 12 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (3.07%) Firebug
11 9 (2.51%) HP UFT
11 9 (2.51%) Hudson
11 9 (2.51%) Vagrant
12 8 (2.23%) gulp
12 8 (2.23%) JProfiler
General
1 24 (6.70%) Finance
2 17 (4.75%) Games
3 6 (1.68%) Marketing
4 5 (1.40%) Online Betting
5 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.56%) Legal
6 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 248 (69.27%) Developer
2 67 (18.72%) Java Developer
3 52 (14.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 48 (13.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 33 (9.22%) Web Developer
6 32 (8.94%) Architect
7 31 (8.66%) PHP Developer
8 23 (6.42%) Senior Developer
9 22 (6.15%) HTML Developer
10 21 (5.87%) .NET Developer
10 21 (5.87%) UI Developer
11 20 (5.59%) Digital Developer
12 19 (5.31%) Agile Developer
12 19 (5.31%) HTML CSS Developer
12 19 (5.31%) Technical Architect
13 16 (4.47%) C# Developer
14 15 (4.19%) Agile Java Developer
15 14 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
16 12 (3.35%) Java Architect
16 12 (3.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (66.48%) HTML
2 223 (62.29%) CSS
3 104 (29.05%) HTML5
4 101 (28.21%) AngularJS
5 98 (27.37%) .NET
6 93 (25.98%) jQuery
7 60 (16.76%) Spring
8 59 (16.48%) CSS3
9 52 (14.53%) Sass
10 50 (13.97%) Hibernate
11 44 (12.29%) ASP.NET
12 38 (10.61%) XML
13 35 (9.78%) J2EE
13 35 (9.78%) Web Services
14 33 (9.22%) RESTful
15 28 (7.82%) JSP
16 27 (7.54%) React
17 25 (6.98%) Mustache
18 24 (6.70%) Servlets
18 24 (6.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.66%) User Experience
2 21 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.35%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.35%) Visualisation
4 11 (3.07%) Online Games
5 9 (2.51%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.51%) PKI
6 8 (2.23%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.23%) Ontologies
7 7 (1.96%) Social Media
8 5 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.40%) iPad
9 3 (0.84%) Blog
9 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.56%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.56%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.56%) RIA
11 1 (0.28%) AS400
11 1 (0.28%) CESG
11 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (19.83%) Linux
2 33 (9.22%) Unix
3 29 (8.10%) Mac OS X
4 21 (5.87%) Windows
5 10 (2.79%) Android
6 9 (2.51%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.84%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.28%) webOS
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (20.39%) TDD
3 63 (17.60%) Front End Development
4 55 (15.36%) MVC
5 50 (13.97%) E-Commerce
6 38 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (9.22%) OO
8 32 (8.94%) BDD
8 32 (8.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 31 (8.66%) Open Source
9 31 (8.66%) Scrum
10 27 (7.54%) Web Design
10 27 (7.54%) Web Development
11 21 (5.87%) Software Engineering
12 18 (5.03%) Configuration Management
12 18 (5.03%) Web Accessibility
13 17 (4.75%) Machine Learning
14 16 (4.47%) Unit Testing
15 15 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (4.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 162 (45.25%) Java
2 79 (22.07%) C#
3 74 (20.67%) Python
4 64 (17.88%) SQL
5 55 (15.36%) PHP
6 41 (11.45%) Ruby
7 30 (8.38%) C++
8 15 (4.19%) Scala
9 13 (3.63%) Perl
10 11 (3.07%) C
10 11 (3.07%) R
11 10 (2.79%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.79%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.79%) VB
12 9 (2.51%) FQL
13 8 (2.23%) SPARQL
14 7 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (1.68%) VBA
15 6 (1.68%) VBScript
16 5 (1.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (5.87%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.84%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) APMP
5 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.28%) MBA
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.26%) QA
2 12 (3.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.12%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) WCAG
5 1 (0.28%) GPG13
5 1 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) Varnish
2 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.51%) StatsD
3 3 (0.84%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 37 (10.34%) Oracle
2 12 (3.35%) IBM
2 12 (3.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.07%) Adobe
3 11 (3.07%) hybris
4 9 (2.51%) Apigee
4 9 (2.51%) Citrix
4 9 (2.51%) Mashery
4 9 (2.51%) Tableau
4 9 (2.51%) Teradata
5 8 (2.23%) HP
6 7 (1.96%) Dynatrace
6 7 (1.96%) Google
6 7 (1.96%) New Relic
7 6 (1.68%) AppDynamics
7 6 (1.68%) ATG
7 6 (1.68%) BEA
8 5 (1.40%) Zend
9 3 (0.84%) Kony
9 3 (0.84%) Sitecore
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