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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 19 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 11.45% 18.37% 14.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 40.91% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 12
Average daily rate £300 £275 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £198 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £339 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
76 66 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 45.78% 44.90% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 27
Average daily rate £300 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £355 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 12
Average hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £31.50 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
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 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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 28 (54.90%) HTML
2 23 (45.10%) C#
3 21 (41.18%) CSS
3 21 (41.18%) .NET
3 21 (41.18%) User Experience
4 19 (37.25%) WPF
5 18 (35.29%) Oracle
6 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 17 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Blend
7 16 (31.37%) HTML5
7 16 (31.37%) RIA
7 16 (31.37%) MS PowerPoint
7 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
7 16 (31.37%) IIS
7 16 (31.37%) MS Office
8 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
9 14 (27.45%) MVC
10 13 (25.49%) jQuery
11 10 (19.61%) CSS3
11 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
12 9 (17.65%) Sass
13 8 (15.69%) Node.js
13 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
14 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
14 7 (13.73%) TDD
14 7 (13.73%) RESTful
14 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (13.73%) TypeScript

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (31.37%) IIS
2 8 (15.69%) Node.js
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
1 16 (31.37%) MS Office
1 16 (31.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Blend
2 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.73%) git-flow
4 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Bower
6 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) Silverlight Developer
3 16 (31.37%) Software Developer
4 9 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Applications Developer
5 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) UI Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# WCF Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.88%) WCF Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Angular Developer
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) HTML
2 21 (41.18%) .NET
2 21 (41.18%) CSS
3 19 (37.25%) WPF
4 17 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 16 (31.37%) HTML5
6 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 13 (25.49%) jQuery
8 10 (19.61%) CSS3
9 9 (17.65%) Sass
10 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
10 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (13.73%) RESTful
11 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
11 6 (11.76%) LINQ
12 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (9.80%) WCF
13 4 (7.84%) JSON
13 4 (7.84%) XML
14 3 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) User Experience
2 16 (31.37%) RIA
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
1 6 (11.76%) Windows 10
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) MVC
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (13.73%) TDD
4 4 (7.84%) Front End Development
4 4 (7.84%) OO
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) Logistics
5 3 (5.88%) MVVM
5 3 (5.88%) Scrum
5 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
6 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.92%) User Stories
6 2 (3.92%) Web Development
7 1 (1.96%) BDD
7 1 (1.96%) OO PHP
7 1 (1.96%) OOP
7 1 (1.96%) SDLC
7 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) C#
2 7 (13.73%) TypeScript
3 6 (11.76%) ECMAScript
3 6 (11.76%) PHP
4 5 (9.80%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Oracle
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) SAP
4 3 (5.88%) Zend
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe
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