The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 14.29% 13.56% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.08% 30.00% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £235 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £390 £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -
JavaScript
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 80 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 45.96% 45.20% 47.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 16
Average daily rate £300 £288 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £390 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 35 (87.50%) HTML
1 35 (87.50%) CSS
2 33 (82.50%) jQuery
3 19 (47.50%) HTML5
3 19 (47.50%) C#
4 18 (45.00%) .NET
5 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (37.50%) PHP
7 13 (32.50%) Ajax
8 11 (27.50%) MySQL
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
10 9 (22.50%) XML
10 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
10 9 (22.50%) Adobe
10 9 (22.50%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (22.50%) WordPress
10 9 (22.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (20.00%) Drupal
11 8 (20.00%) Content Management
12 7 (17.50%) MVC
12 7 (17.50%) SQL
13 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
13 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (15.00%) CSS3
14 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
14 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (12.50%) Java

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (22.50%) WordPress
2 8 (20.00%) Drupal
3 4 (10.00%) Liferay
4 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
1 9 (22.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (22.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) MySQL
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) MSTest
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Web Developer
4 11 (27.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) PHP Developer
7 6 (15.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Web Designer
10 2 (5.00%) Designer
11 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Front-End Web Developer
11 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) HTML
1 35 (87.50%) CSS
2 33 (82.50%) jQuery
3 19 (47.50%) HTML5
4 18 (45.00%) .NET
5 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (32.50%) Ajax
7 9 (22.50%) XML
8 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (15.00%) CSS3
9 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (10.00%) LINQ
10 4 (10.00%) XHTML
10 4 (10.00%) SVG
10 4 (10.00%) JSP
10 4 (10.00%) Web Services
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (7.50%) JSON
11 3 (7.50%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.00%) Psychology
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
2 8 (20.00%) Content Management
3 7 (17.50%) MVC
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (10.00%) SEO
5 4 (10.00%) Web Design
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (2.50%) OOP
8 1 (2.50%) Workflow
8 1 (2.50%) Android Development
8 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) C#
2 15 (37.50%) PHP
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) PHP5
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Adobe
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Facebook
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