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 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 15 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 15 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 10.00% 14.44% 6.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.06% 24.30% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 10
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%
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
68 107 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 45.33% 59.44% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 26
Average daily rate £320 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £369 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
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 12 September 2014, 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 (92.11%) HTML
2 32 (84.21%) CSS
3 29 (76.32%) C#
4 27 (71.05%) .NET
5 21 (55.26%) jQuery
6 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 13 (34.21%) MVC
9 12 (31.58%) HTML5
10 9 (23.68%) CSS3
11 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (21.05%) Ajax
11 8 (21.05%) SQL
11 8 (21.05%) Web Services
12 7 (18.42%) XML
12 7 (18.42%) PHP
12 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
13 6 (15.79%) Finance
13 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (13.16%) WCF
14 5 (13.16%) JSON
14 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (13.16%) Java
15 4 (10.53%) Oracle
15 4 (10.53%) XSLT
15 4 (10.53%) OO
15 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
15 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
15 4 (10.53%) REST
16 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Drupal
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Magento
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) C# Developer
4 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (23.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Web Developer
7 5 (13.16%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Magento Developer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.89%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Web Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (2.63%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) HTML
2 32 (84.21%) CSS
3 27 (71.05%) .NET
4 21 (55.26%) jQuery
5 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 12 (31.58%) HTML5
7 9 (23.68%) CSS3
8 8 (21.05%) Ajax
8 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) XML
10 5 (13.16%) JSON
10 5 (13.16%) WCF
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.53%) REST
11 4 (10.53%) XSLT
12 3 (7.89%) JSP
12 3 (7.89%) SOAP
12 3 (7.89%) Struts
12 3 (7.89%) Spring
12 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) MVC
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) OO
3 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.26%) CRM
4 2 (5.26%) Web Design
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Android Development
4 2 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.63%) OOP
5 1 (2.63%) Logistics
5 1 (2.63%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
3 7 (18.42%) PHP
4 5 (13.16%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) PHP5
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.26%) Zend
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe