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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 110 107 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.33% 11.08% 8.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.29% 26.03% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 59 36
Average daily rate
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£343 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £4.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -1.51%
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
435 411 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.85% 42.55% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 281 192
Average daily rate £355 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £15.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015, 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.

1 148 (67.58%) HTML
2 136 (62.10%) CSS
3 109 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (45.66%) C#
4 100 (45.66%) .NET
5 93 (42.47%) jQuery
6 92 (42.01%) MVC
7 77 (35.16%) ASP.NET
8 68 (31.05%) SQL
9 50 (22.83%) .NET Framework
10 46 (21.00%) Web Services
11 45 (20.55%) TDD
12 43 (19.63%) Web Development
13 41 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (18.26%) SQL Server
15 37 (16.89%) Java
15 37 (16.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 36 (16.44%) HTML5
17 34 (15.53%) CSS3
17 34 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (13.24%) PHP
19 28 (12.79%) Microsoft
19 28 (12.79%) Scrum
20 27 (12.33%) JSON
21 26 (11.87%) Subversion
21 26 (11.87%) XML
22 25 (11.42%) Ajax
23 23 (10.50%) Automated Testing
23 23 (10.50%) Git (software)
23 23 (10.50%) Hibernate

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 20 (9.13%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.76%) CMS
3 14 (6.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (6.39%) Node.js
4 9 (4.11%) Apache
5 7 (3.20%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.20%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.28%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (2.28%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.37%) Kentico
8 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.37%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.37%) IIS
8 3 (1.37%) JBoss
8 3 (1.37%) Drupal
8 3 (1.37%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.37%) nginx
9 2 (0.91%) ArcSDE
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 17 (7.76%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.37%) Magento
3 2 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.48%) Office 365
2 9 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.37%) Route 53
4 3 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) Heroku
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.02%) Intranet
2 5 (2.28%) Firewall
3 3 (1.37%) DNS
3 3 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.37%) Internet
3 3 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.91%) DHCP
4 2 (0.91%) HTTP
4 2 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.59%) MySQL
3 18 (8.22%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.85%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.39%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.74%) Pentaho
8 6 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (2.28%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.83%) Redis
11 3 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.37%) DB2
11 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.91%) QlikView
12 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.46%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 26 (11.87%) Subversion
2 23 (10.50%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.76%) Visual Studio
4 15 (6.85%) Jenkins
5 13 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (5.48%) Selenium
7 11 (5.02%) JUnit
7 11 (5.02%) NUnit
8 10 (4.57%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (3.65%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (2.74%) JMeter
11 5 (2.28%) QUnit
12 4 (1.83%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.83%) Hudson
12 4 (1.83%) JProfiler
12 4 (1.83%) Grunt
13 3 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (1.37%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 3 (1.37%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 9 (4.11%) Finance
2 7 (3.20%) Marketing
3 6 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.28%) Back Office
5 4 (1.83%) Advertising
6 3 (1.37%) Retail
7 1 (0.46%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 190 (86.76%) Developer
2 71 (32.42%) .NET Developer
3 30 (13.70%) Front-End Developer
4 23 (10.50%) Web Developer
5 15 (6.85%) C# Developer
6 14 (6.39%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.39%) SQL Developer
7 13 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (5.48%) SharePoint Developer
8 12 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (5.48%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.02%) UI Programmer
9 11 (5.02%) Designer
9 11 (5.02%) UI Developer
10 10 (4.57%) Agile .NET Developer
10 10 (4.57%) Web Designer
11 9 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (2.28%) Analyst
12 5 (2.28%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (67.58%) HTML
2 136 (62.10%) CSS
3 100 (45.66%) .NET
4 93 (42.47%) jQuery
5 77 (35.16%) ASP.NET
6 50 (22.83%) .NET Framework
7 46 (21.00%) Web Services
8 41 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (16.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 36 (16.44%) HTML5
11 34 (15.53%) CSS3
12 27 (12.33%) JSON
13 26 (11.87%) XML
14 25 (11.42%) Ajax
15 23 (10.50%) Hibernate
15 23 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 18 (8.22%) XHTML
17 17 (7.76%) AngularJS
18 16 (7.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 15 (6.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.05%) User Experience
2 20 (9.13%) NHS
3 9 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.20%) Open Source
4 7 (3.20%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.74%) W3C
5 6 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.28%) Smartcard
6 5 (2.28%) PKI
7 4 (1.83%) Chemistry
7 4 (1.83%) Ontologies
7 4 (1.83%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.37%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.37%) GIS
8 3 (1.37%) FMCG
8 3 (1.37%) iPhone
9 2 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.46%) Social Media
10 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.76%) Windows
2 14 (6.39%) Linux
3 9 (4.11%) Android
4 8 (3.65%) UNIX
5 5 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.28%) CentOS
6 3 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (42.01%) MVC
3 45 (20.55%) TDD
4 43 (19.63%) Web Development
5 34 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (12.79%) Scrum
7 23 (10.50%) Automated Testing
8 20 (9.13%) Dependency Injection
9 18 (8.22%) OO
10 17 (7.76%) Web Design
10 17 (7.76%) Unit Testing
11 14 (6.39%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.48%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.48%) Configuration Management
13 10 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.11%) Workflow
15 8 (3.65%) CRM
15 8 (3.65%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (3.20%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 100 (45.66%) C#
2 68 (31.05%) SQL
3 37 (16.89%) Java
4 29 (13.24%) PHP
5 17 (7.76%) Python
6 7 (3.20%) Ruby
7 6 (2.74%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.83%) SPARQL
8 4 (1.83%) Perl
8 4 (1.83%) C++
9 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.91%) C
9 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.46%) VB
10 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.46%) PHP5
10 1 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (2.28%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.83%) Degree
3 2 (0.91%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.74%) OpenIDM
2 4 (1.83%) Puppet
2 4 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.37%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.46%) Graphite
4 1 (0.46%) Salt
4 1 (0.46%) Opsview
Vendors
1 28 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.85%) Oracle
3 12 (5.48%) Adobe
4 10 (4.57%) hybris
5 6 (2.74%) Splunk
6 5 (2.28%) Cisco
6 5 (2.28%) IBM
6 5 (2.28%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.83%) ATG
8 3 (1.37%) Appcelerator
8 3 (1.37%) Sencha
8 3 (1.37%) Zend
9 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.91%) Percona
10 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.46%) Twitter
10 1 (0.46%) Tealeaf
10 1 (0.46%) BEA
10 1 (0.46%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per week
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago