The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicester region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 18 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 13 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.60% 12.39% 8.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.81% 24.56% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 9
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.34% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 42.69% 50.44% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 21
Average daily rate £315 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.56% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £185 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -37.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
Leicestershire

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 1 August 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 34 (82.93%) CSS
2 33 (80.49%) HTML
3 30 (73.17%) .NET
4 28 (68.29%) C#
5 21 (51.22%) jQuery
6 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
7 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
7 17 (41.46%) MVC
8 14 (34.15%) HTML5
9 11 (26.83%) CSS3
10 9 (21.95%) Web Services
10 9 (21.95%) SQL
10 9 (21.95%) Ajax
11 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (19.51%) Java
11 8 (19.51%) XML
12 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
13 6 (14.63%) JSP
14 5 (12.20%) CMS
14 5 (12.20%) Finance
14 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
14 5 (12.20%) WCF
15 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (9.76%) REST
15 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
15 4 (9.76%) PHP
15 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
15 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
16 3 (7.32%) SEO

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (12.20%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) WordPress
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Magento
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) DTS
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) .NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) C# Developer
4 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (26.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (24.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (24.39%) Web Developer
6 6 (14.63%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Magento Developer
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Web Designer
10 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
10 1 (2.44%) ETL Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Web Administrator
10 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) CSS
2 33 (80.49%) HTML
3 30 (73.17%) .NET
4 21 (51.22%) jQuery
5 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
6 14 (34.15%) HTML5
7 11 (26.83%) CSS3
8 9 (21.95%) Web Services
8 9 (21.95%) Ajax
9 8 (19.51%) XML
10 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (14.63%) JSP
12 5 (12.20%) WCF
13 4 (9.76%) REST
14 3 (7.32%) SOAP
14 3 (7.32%) XHTML
14 3 (7.32%) XSLT
14 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Smartcard
1 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) MVC
2 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
3 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) SEO
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 3 (7.32%) OO
4 3 (7.32%) Web Development
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.88%) CRM
5 2 (4.88%) ETL
5 2 (4.88%) TDD
5 2 (4.88%) Web Design
6 1 (2.44%) Scrum
6 1 (2.44%) E-business
6 1 (2.44%) OOD
6 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.44%) BDD
6 1 (2.44%) Android Development
6 1 (2.44%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.44%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) C#
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) PHP
5 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Zend
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
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