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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 17 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 13 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 8.55% 14.37% 7.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.31% 25.53% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£295 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
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
61 94 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 40.13% 56.29% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 25
Average daily rate £315 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £369 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 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 33 (91.67%) HTML
2 30 (83.33%) CSS
3 28 (77.78%) C#
4 26 (72.22%) .NET
5 20 (55.56%) jQuery
6 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
8 11 (30.56%) MVC
8 11 (30.56%) HTML5
9 9 (25.00%) CSS3
10 8 (22.22%) Web Services
11 7 (19.44%) XML
11 7 (19.44%) SQL
11 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
11 7 (19.44%) Ajax
12 6 (16.67%) Finance
12 6 (16.67%) PHP
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (13.89%) WCF
13 5 (13.89%) JSON
13 5 (13.89%) Java
14 4 (11.11%) Oracle
14 4 (11.11%) XSLT
14 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
14 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
14 4 (11.11%) REST
14 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
1 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Drupal
2 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Magento
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
4 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (22.22%) Web Developer
7 5 (13.89%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Magento Developer
8 3 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Administrator
10 1 (2.78%) Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Web Administrator
10 1 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (2.78%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) HTML
2 30 (83.33%) CSS
3 26 (72.22%) .NET
4 20 (55.56%) jQuery
5 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
6 11 (30.56%) HTML5
7 9 (25.00%) CSS3
8 8 (22.22%) Web Services
9 7 (19.44%) XML
9 7 (19.44%) Ajax
10 5 (13.89%) JSON
10 5 (13.89%) WCF
11 4 (11.11%) XSLT
11 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (11.11%) REST
12 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (8.33%) Java EE
12 3 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) MVC
2 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.33%) OO
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Web Design
4 2 (5.56%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Android Development
4 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.78%) E-business
5 1 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
3 6 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (13.89%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.56%) Zend
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300-342
Posted: 3 days ago