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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 32 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 15.38% 10.74% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.04% 28.26% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 2
Average daily rate £290 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £247 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £305 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 46 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 45.19% 38.02% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 22 17
Average daily rate £290 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £35.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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
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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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 52 (89.66%) CSS
2 51 (87.93%) HTML
3 40 (68.97%) .NET
4 35 (60.34%) jQuery
5 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
6 33 (56.90%) C#
7 31 (53.45%) MVC
8 27 (46.55%) HTML5
9 22 (37.93%) CSS3
10 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
11 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (18.97%) SQL
13 9 (15.52%) Razor View Engine
13 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (13.79%) Ajax
14 8 (13.79%) CMS
15 7 (12.07%) Java
15 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
15 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
16 6 (10.34%) Web Design
16 6 (10.34%) Adobe
16 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (8.62%) Web Development
17 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
17 5 (8.62%) Photoshop
17 5 (8.62%) JSP
17 5 (8.62%) Web Services
17 5 (8.62%) XML
18 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
18 4 (6.90%) XHTML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (13.79%) CMS
2 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.45%) WordPress
4 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Drupal
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.45%) Fireworks
2 2 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Magento
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.45%) DTS
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Back Office
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (86.21%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) .NET Developer
3 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (37.93%) C# Developer
5 21 (36.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (34.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Web Developer
8 7 (12.07%) VB.NET Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Designer
10 5 (8.62%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (8.62%) Web Designer
11 4 (6.90%) SQL Developer
11 4 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
12 2 (3.45%) User Experience Designer
13 1 (1.72%) Front-End Web Developer
13 1 (1.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 1 (1.72%) Senior Programmer
13 1 (1.72%) .NET Programmer
13 1 (1.72%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (89.66%) CSS
2 51 (87.93%) HTML
3 40 (68.97%) .NET
4 35 (60.34%) jQuery
5 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
6 27 (46.55%) HTML5
7 22 (37.93%) CSS3
8 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (15.52%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (13.79%) Ajax
11 5 (8.62%) JSP
11 5 (8.62%) Web Services
11 5 (8.62%) XML
12 4 (6.90%) XHTML
12 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
12 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 2 (3.45%) Flash
13 2 (3.45%) Zend Framework
13 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.72%) Open Source
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) MVC
2 6 (10.34%) Web Design
3 5 (8.62%) Web Development
3 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.90%) Project Management
4 4 (6.90%) SEO
4 4 (6.90%) TDD
4 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.17%) BDD
5 3 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.45%) CRM
6 2 (3.45%) OO
6 2 (3.45%) ETL
7 1 (1.72%) Android Development
7 1 (1.72%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.72%) Content Management
7 1 (1.72%) Logistics
7 1 (1.72%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.72%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) C#
2 11 (18.97%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) Java
3 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.45%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Adobe
2 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
2 2 (3.45%) SAP
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Zend
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