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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 21.38% 5.88% 15.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.21% 12.22% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 17
Average daily rate £300 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £290 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £340 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
63 90 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 43.45% 48.13% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 57 40
Average daily rate £300 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 37 (78.72%) HTML
2 31 (65.96%) AngularJS
3 27 (57.45%) HTML5
4 24 (51.06%) .NET
5 23 (48.94%) C#
6 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
6 21 (44.68%) Sass
7 20 (42.55%) CSS
8 18 (38.30%) Windows
8 18 (38.30%) Node.js
8 18 (38.30%) Windows 10
9 17 (36.17%) Aurelia
9 17 (36.17%) RESTful
10 16 (34.04%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (31.91%) jspm
11 15 (31.91%) git-flow
11 15 (31.91%) Entity Framework
12 14 (29.79%) Windows Phone
12 14 (29.79%) TypeScript
12 14 (29.79%) LINQ
12 14 (29.79%) Java
13 12 (25.53%) ECMAScript
14 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (23.40%) XML
14 11 (23.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (23.40%) User Experience
15 9 (19.15%) PHP
15 9 (19.15%) jQuery
15 9 (19.15%) JSON
15 9 (19.15%) CSS3

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (38.30%) Node.js
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
3 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Drupal
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
1 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.13%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.26%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.91%) git-flow
2 15 (31.91%) jspm
3 7 (14.89%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.13%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.13%) Bower
6 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.13%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) MSTest
6 1 (2.13%) NUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) Applications Developer
3 8 (17.02%) UI Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Silverlight Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Angular Developer
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.13%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (2.13%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (78.72%) HTML
2 31 (65.96%) AngularJS
3 27 (57.45%) HTML5
4 24 (51.06%) .NET
5 21 (44.68%) Sass
6 20 (42.55%) CSS
7 17 (36.17%) Aurelia
7 17 (36.17%) RESTful
8 15 (31.91%) Entity Framework
9 14 (29.79%) LINQ
10 11 (23.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (23.40%) XML
11 9 (19.15%) CSS3
11 9 (19.15%) jQuery
11 9 (19.15%) JSON
12 7 (14.89%) Backbone.js
12 7 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (12.77%) LESS
14 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
15 4 (8.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) User Experience
2 7 (14.89%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.38%) RIA
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Windows
1 18 (38.30%) Windows 10
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) OO
3 8 (17.02%) Web Development
4 7 (14.89%) MVC
5 6 (12.77%) CRM
5 6 (12.77%) ERP
6 5 (10.64%) Scrum
7 4 (8.51%) User Stories
8 3 (6.38%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.38%) TDD
9 2 (4.26%) BDD
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.13%) Logistics
10 1 (2.13%) Migration
10 1 (2.13%) MVVM
10 1 (2.13%) Usability Testing
10 1 (2.13%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C#
2 14 (29.79%) Java
2 14 (29.79%) TypeScript
3 12 (25.53%) ECMAScript
4 9 (19.15%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) SAP
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe
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