The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 29 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.95% 14.06% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.48% 32.12% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 15
Average daily rate
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£285 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £254 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £377 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
129 137 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.81% 43.77% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 72 49
Average daily rate £300 £289 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 16
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.40 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicestershire region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicestershire region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 13 £300 +13.20% 24
Hinckley - 1 - -
Coalville - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
JavaScript
East Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (88.14%) CSS
2 51 (86.44%) HTML
3 43 (72.88%) jQuery
4 33 (55.93%) C#
5 31 (52.54%) .NET
6 28 (47.46%) HTML5
7 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET
8 17 (28.81%) Ajax
9 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
9 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (23.73%) CSS3
10 14 (23.73%) XML
11 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (20.34%) PHP
13 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
13 11 (18.64%) MVC
14 10 (16.95%) Java
15 9 (15.25%) SQL
16 8 (13.56%) Adobe
16 8 (13.56%) Photoshop
16 8 (13.56%) MySQL
16 8 (13.56%) Web Services
16 8 (13.56%) JSP
17 7 (11.86%) Windows
17 7 (11.86%) Adobe Illustrator
17 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
17 7 (11.86%) Content Management
17 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
17 7 (11.86%) WordPress
17 7 (11.86%) Entity Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (11.86%) WordPress
2 6 (10.17%) Drupal
3 5 (8.47%) Liferay
3 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.47%) IIS
4 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.39%) Apache
6 2 (3.39%) CMS
6 2 (3.39%) Node.js
6 2 (3.39%) Kentico
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.69%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Photoshop
2 7 (11.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (11.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Heroku
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) FTP
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) MS Access
5 2 (3.39%) DTS
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Subversion
1 5 (8.47%) Maven
2 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) NUnit
3 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.08%) MSTest
4 2 (3.39%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.39%) Grunt
5 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Military
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (93.22%) Developer
2 25 (42.37%) .NET Developer
3 23 (38.98%) C# Developer
4 22 (37.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (27.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.78%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (6.78%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (6.78%) PHP Developer
9 4 (6.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Designer
10 2 (3.39%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Python Developer
10 2 (3.39%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Web Designer
10 2 (3.39%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (88.14%) CSS
2 51 (86.44%) HTML
3 43 (72.88%) jQuery
4 31 (52.54%) .NET
5 28 (47.46%) HTML5
6 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET
7 17 (28.81%) Ajax
8 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (23.73%) CSS3
9 14 (23.73%) XML
10 8 (13.56%) Web Services
10 8 (13.56%) JSP
11 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
11 7 (11.86%) Entity Framework
12 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (10.17%) JSON
13 5 (8.47%) LINQ
13 5 (8.47%) XHTML
14 4 (6.78%) SVG
14 4 (6.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Mathematics
1 4 (6.78%) Psychology
1 4 (6.78%) Open Source
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
2 11 (18.64%) MVC
3 7 (11.86%) Content Management
3 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
4 5 (8.47%) TDD
5 4 (6.78%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) Web Design
5 4 (6.78%) Web Application Development
6 3 (5.08%) SEO
6 3 (5.08%) OOP
7 2 (3.39%) OO
7 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.39%) BDD
7 2 (3.39%) Android Development
7 2 (3.39%) Mobile Development
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.69%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) C#
2 12 (20.34%) PHP
3 10 (16.95%) Java
4 9 (15.25%) SQL
5 4 (6.78%) VB
6 3 (5.08%) Python
6 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Adobe
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter
4 1 (1.69%) Perforce
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