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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 2 5 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 33 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 16.79% 21.02% 4.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 34.74% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 7
Average daily rate
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£275 £238 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -19.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £318 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
- -5.10%
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
44 95 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 33.59% 60.51% 52.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 25
Average daily rate £269 £275 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £346 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 21
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 (94.59%) HTML
2 32 (86.49%) CSS
3 26 (70.27%) jQuery
4 17 (45.95%) C#
4 17 (45.95%) .NET
5 15 (40.54%) PHP
6 13 (35.14%) HTML5
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
8 9 (24.32%) MySQL
8 9 (24.32%) Ajax
9 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
9 8 (21.62%) SQL
9 8 (21.62%) WordPress
10 7 (18.92%) Drupal
10 7 (18.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (18.92%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
10 7 (18.92%) Adobe
10 7 (18.92%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (16.22%) Web Design
11 6 (16.22%) Content Management
11 6 (16.22%) XML
11 6 (16.22%) JSP
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
12 5 (13.51%) Finance
13 4 (10.81%) MVC
13 4 (10.81%) SVG
13 4 (10.81%) Psychology

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (21.62%) WordPress
2 7 (18.92%) Drupal
3 3 (8.11%) Liferay
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
1 7 (18.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (18.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Military
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Web Developer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.62%) PHP Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 6 (16.22%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (13.51%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Magento Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 32 (86.49%) CSS
3 26 (70.27%) jQuery
4 17 (45.95%) .NET
5 13 (35.14%) HTML5
6 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
7 9 (24.32%) Ajax
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (16.22%) XML
8 6 (16.22%) JSP
9 4 (10.81%) SVG
9 4 (10.81%) Java EE
9 4 (10.81%) CSS3
10 3 (8.11%) JSON
10 3 (8.11%) Spring
10 3 (8.11%) Struts
10 3 (8.11%) XSLT
10 3 (8.11%) XHTML
11 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
11 2 (5.41%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.81%) Psychology
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
2 6 (16.22%) Web Design
2 6 (16.22%) Content Management
3 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
3 4 (10.81%) MVC
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) SEO
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.70%) Android Development
6 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.70%) Workflow
6 1 (2.70%) OOP
6 1 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C#
2 15 (40.54%) PHP
3 8 (21.62%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) PHP5
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Facebook