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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 10 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.81% 7.88% 12.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.28% 18.31% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 8
Average daily rate
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£280 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £264 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £325 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
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
47 71 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 36.72% 43.03% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 17
Average daily rate £300 £308 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £230 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £380 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 3
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 18 (78.26%) HTML
3 17 (73.91%) C#
3 17 (73.91%) .NET
4 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) MVC
6 12 (52.17%) VB.NET
7 9 (39.13%) jQuery
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
9 7 (30.43%) WinForms
9 7 (30.43%) WCF
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (26.09%) CSS3
10 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
10 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
11 5 (21.74%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) VB
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (21.74%) WPF
11 5 (21.74%) Ajax
11 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 4 (17.39%) HTML5
12 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (17.39%) Retail
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Drupal
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) NUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 7 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) VB Developer
7 2 (8.70%) VB6 Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 18 (78.26%) HTML
3 17 (73.91%) .NET
4 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
5 9 (39.13%) jQuery
6 7 (30.43%) WCF
6 7 (30.43%) WinForms
7 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
7 6 (26.09%) CSS3
8 5 (21.74%) WPF
8 5 (21.74%) Ajax
9 4 (17.39%) Web Services
9 4 (17.39%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) HTML5
9 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
11 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (4.35%) REST
12 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) EPoS
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
3 1 (4.35%) RIA
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) VB.NET
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
5 3 (13.04%) VB6
6 2 (8.70%) Java
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Facebook
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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