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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 49 50 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.86% 17.24% 16.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.51% 37.88% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 26
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £234 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £8.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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
138 132 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.66% 45.52% 54.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 64 70
Average daily rate £310 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £424 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 15
Average hourly rate £9.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £35.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £35.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +9 23 £325 +10.16% 18
Loughborough +2 9 £346 +6.53%
JavaScript
East Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 62 (71.26%) HTML
1 62 (71.26%) CSS
2 43 (49.43%) .NET
3 41 (47.13%) C#
3 41 (47.13%) jQuery
4 34 (39.08%) ASP.NET
5 33 (37.93%) CSS3
6 30 (34.48%) HTML5
7 22 (25.29%) MVC
8 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (20.69%) SQL
10 17 (19.54%) PHP
10 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
10 17 (19.54%) E-Commerce
11 16 (18.39%) MySQL
11 16 (18.39%) VB.NET
12 14 (16.09%) WPF
13 13 (14.94%) WCF
14 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
14 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
14 10 (11.49%) Retail
15 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (10.34%) Silverlight
15 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Blend
15 9 (10.34%) Oracle
15 9 (10.34%) User Experience
15 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
16 8 (9.20%) Backbone.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (8.05%) IIS
1 7 (8.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (5.75%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.45%) CMS
3 3 (3.45%) Drupal
4 2 (2.30%) WordPress
4 2 (2.30%) Node.js
4 2 (2.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) JBoss
5 1 (1.15%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Office
2 6 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Internet
2 6 (6.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.39%) MySQL
3 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.05%) Big Data
5 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Blend
2 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.05%) PHPUnit
2 7 (8.05%) Behat
3 5 (5.75%) gulp
4 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 10 (11.49%) Retail
2 4 (4.60%) Marketing
3 3 (3.45%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (87.36%) Developer
2 33 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 23 (26.44%) C# Developer
3 23 (26.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (18.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (16.09%) PHP Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Web Developer
8 9 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Silverlight Developer
11 5 (5.75%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Applications Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Technical Support Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) Technical Support
11 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) Technical Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (3.45%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (71.26%) HTML
1 62 (71.26%) CSS
2 43 (49.43%) .NET
3 41 (47.13%) jQuery
4 34 (39.08%) ASP.NET
5 33 (37.93%) CSS3
6 30 (34.48%) HTML5
7 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 14 (16.09%) WPF
9 13 (14.94%) WCF
10 9 (10.34%) Silverlight
11 8 (9.20%) WinForms
11 8 (9.20%) Backbone.js
11 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
12 7 (8.05%) Symfony
12 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (6.90%) Web Services
13 6 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (5.75%) Ionic Framework
14 5 (5.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) User Experience
2 8 (9.20%) RIA
3 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.45%) Life Science
5 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.30%) Social Media
7 1 (1.15%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Windows
3 2 (2.30%) Android
3 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) MVC
2 17 (19.54%) E-Commerce
3 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.20%) OO
5 7 (8.05%) OO PHP
6 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.90%) Analytics
7 5 (5.75%) Supplier Management
7 5 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.60%) Web Development
8 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.60%) TDD
8 4 (4.60%) Logistics
8 4 (4.60%) Scrum
9 3 (3.45%) Migration
10 2 (2.30%) Web Design
10 2 (2.30%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.30%) SEO
10 2 (2.30%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (2.30%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) C#
2 18 (20.69%) SQL
3 17 (19.54%) PHP
4 16 (18.39%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.90%) VB6
5 6 (6.90%) VB
6 5 (5.75%) Java
7 2 (2.30%) VBA
8 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle
3 8 (9.20%) Google
4 7 (8.05%) Adobe
5 5 (5.75%) Zend
6 1 (1.15%) hybris
6 1 (1.15%) Facebook
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