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 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 11 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 6.11% 15.20% 10.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.36% 32.63% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 4
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£300 £290 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £228 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £401 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
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
89 95 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 49.44% 46.57% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 42 23
Average daily rate £300 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £359 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 2015, 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 31 (86.11%) HTML
1 31 (86.11%) CSS
2 29 (80.56%) jQuery
3 20 (55.56%) C#
4 19 (52.78%) .NET
5 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
6 12 (33.33%) HTML5
6 12 (33.33%) Ajax
6 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.78%) PHP
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
8 8 (22.22%) XML
8 8 (22.22%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (16.67%) MySQL
9 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.67%) Adobe
9 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
10 5 (13.89%) CSS3
10 5 (13.89%) WordPress
10 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (13.89%) Web Services
10 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
10 5 (13.89%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Content Management
10 5 (13.89%) Adobe Illustrator

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (13.89%) WordPress
2 4 (11.11%) Drupal
2 4 (11.11%) Liferay
3 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) NUnit
2 2 (5.56%) MSTest
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 13 (36.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
9 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
9 3 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Web Designer
10 2 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
10 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Designer
11 1 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Front-End Web Developer
11 1 (2.78%) AWS Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) HTML
1 31 (86.11%) CSS
2 29 (80.56%) jQuery
3 19 (52.78%) .NET
4 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (33.33%) HTML5
5 12 (33.33%) Ajax
6 8 (22.22%) XML
6 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 5 (13.89%) CSS3
8 5 (13.89%) Web Services
9 4 (11.11%) SVG
9 4 (11.11%) JSP
9 4 (11.11%) XHTML
9 4 (11.11%) LINQ
9 4 (11.11%) WCF
10 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 4 (11.11%) Psychology
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) MVC
2 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Content Management
4 4 (11.11%) Web Design
4 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.33%) SEO
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) OO
6 1 (2.78%) Web Development
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (27.78%) PHP
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
4 5 (13.89%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (16.67%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Facebook
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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