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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 16 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 10.53% 10.37% 9.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.24% 26.56% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £257 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -8.57%
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
66 64 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 43.42% 39.02% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 20
Average daily rate £300 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 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 7 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 23 (82.14%) C#
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
1 23 (82.14%) CSS
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
3 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
4 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
5 16 (57.14%) jQuery
6 14 (50.00%) MVC
7 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
8 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
9 8 (28.57%) SQL
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (28.57%) CSS3
10 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (25.00%) HTML5
10 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (25.00%) WCF
10 7 (25.00%) Ajax
10 7 (25.00%) WinForms
10 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (21.43%) Web Services
11 6 (21.43%) XML
12 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
12 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
12 5 (17.86%) VB
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) MSTest
3 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
7 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
8 2 (7.14%) VB Developer
8 2 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
1 23 (82.14%) CSS
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
3 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
4 16 (57.14%) jQuery
5 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
6 8 (28.57%) CSS3
7 7 (25.00%) HTML5
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (25.00%) WCF
7 7 (25.00%) WinForms
7 7 (25.00%) Ajax
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 4 (14.29%) WPF
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (10.71%) LINQ
11 3 (10.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) OO
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) VB
5 3 (10.71%) VB6
6 2 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook